Running endurance races is one of the great human challenges, alongside raising a child and peeling a ripe mango without basically ruining it. Go the distance with this Groupon.
$25 for a Ticket to Gator Stompin' on Thursday, May 2 (Up to $50 Value)
Entering its 31st year, the Gator Stompin' bar and restaurant crawl grants students and locals access to [more than 70 of Gainesville's most popular [bars, restaurants, and nightclubs](http://gr.pn/13Xiwet) for one rowdy night. On Thursday, May 2, Gator Stompin' attendees receive an official T-shirt, waived cover charges at more than 70 establishments, and 10 tokens for food, drinks, and raffles.
Though this merchant sometimes offers a discounted price online, this Groupon is still the best deal available.
Pledge 5 Foundation
As a nonprofit organization that organizes philanthropic events for other nonprofit organizations, the Pledge 5 Foundation conducts food, clothing, and public-service pledge drives for its numerous charity partners. In conjunction with each of these charity drives, it hosts community-centered promotional events—pub crawls, pet adoptions, and tailgating parties—that aim to inspire people to give back to their community. Pledge 5's staff, interns, student association, and service chamber all work to create positive change throughout the Gainesville community by stimulating local commerce and planting popsicle gardens.