Celebrate Pride with these local restaurants + businesses, including Rainbow Margaritas & LGBT+ Sandwich

Paul Cordes Wilm’s “Love is Blind” mural at BMA. Photo via Birmingham Museum of Art’s Facebook

As you all probably know, June is Pride Month. To show support for Birmingham’s LGBTQ+ community, some local restaurants and businesses are rolling out new items. Whether you’re ready to grub or looking to add to your t-shirt collection, here are unique ways to celebrate Pride while staying local.

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Going stir crazy? Here’s how to be productive + stay busy at home in Birmingham

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Ignite Cycle knows how to keep people moving—even during a quarantine situation. Photo by Hannah Chambley for Bham Now

We know life is a little crazy right now, but that doesn’t mean you have to go stir crazy at home. Here are some activities to keep you busy and productive including virtual dance parties, live streams with local bands and free book delivery in Birmingham.

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How Tabby Brock found her fit at Ignite Cycle. Instructor auditions happening Oct. 3

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Ignite Cycle Instructor, Tabby Brock‘s signature move. We’re obsessed. Photo by Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

If you know Ignite Cycle, you probably know Tabby Brock. She’s one of their fiery founding instructors known for her love of bass that’ll make your bones shake (don’t believe me? check her Spotify playlist.) and her press/tap move.

With Ignite Cycle instructor auditions being  just around the corner, I wanted to get the scoop on the instructor experience from Tabby herself. So keep reading for our Q&A + alllll the deets about Ignite Instructor Auditions happening Oct. 3.

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4 questions you’re too embarrassed to ask about Ignite Cycle in Birmingham. Win 10 FREE rides + merch!

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So the Bham Now team decided to field trip to the Ignite Cycle Studio in Pepper Place the other morning…

Ignite Cycle is gearing up to celebrate their 6 month anniversary, and we are PUMPED. You’ve probably heard about the new boutique cycling studio in Pepper Place. But if you haven’t checked it out yet, this story’s for you. We’re answering 4 questions you might not find on the FAQ—Plus, we’re giving away 10 FREE rides and Ignite Cycle merch to celebrate 6 months of killing the cycling game in Birmingham. 

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3 riders share what really goes on inside the walls of Ignite Cycle

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Tiffany Martin, founder of Ignite Cycle, and rider Trish Hill. Photo supplied

Ignite Cycle isn’t your typical spin class. Having just been there myself, I can attest to that. It’s Birmingham’s only boutique spin studio, bringing upbeat music, choreography and high energy to every 45-minute workout. (45 minutes that flies by, I might add). So what makes it different? Read on to find out. Bham Now is giving away a monthlong membership on our Instagram!

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Learn 5 ways Ignite Cycle makes you healthier

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A ride at Ignite Cycle will get your heart rate going. Photo by Christine Hull for Bham Now

Birmingham is a great city to stay active–we have wonderful parks and outdoor areas, along with a wide variety of workout options for everyone. A newer option to consider is a ride at Ignite Cycle at Pepper Place. It’s fun and high-energy, and it’ll make you sweat for sure.

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