Things To Do In Appleton

Up to 73% Off a Membership at Karate America

Karate America

Greenville

$120 $35

Attend up to three classes a week to learn karate and self-defense fundamentals, as well as discipline and integrity

Up to 73% Off Membership at Karate America

Karate America

Appleton East/Darboy

$120 $35

Black-belt instructors help students develop self-defense skills, discipline, confidence, and fitness goals

Up to Half Off at Appleton Family Ice Center

Appleton Family Ice Center

Appleton

$17 $9

Skaters glide across new ice and slake thirst with sodas; birthday parties include decorations and hot dogs or pizza for up to 10 guests

Up to 73% Off Martial Arts Classes at Karate America

Karate America

Appleton

$120 $35

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Up to 53% Off History Museum Admission

The History Museum at the Castle

Downtown Appleton

$15 $7

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Dedicated to the history of Fox Valley since the 1840s, exhibits include everything from classic Fox Valley foods to legacy of Harry Houdini

50% Off a Fight Fit Punch Card

Team FVGC Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Fitness

Grand Chute

$100 $50

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

47% Off Yoga Classes

Wanda's Yoga

Appleton

$15 $8

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

45% Off Personal Training

Personal Fitness Trainers

Appleton

$390 $215

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to 91% Off Martial Arts for Kids

Champions Martial Arts

Appleton

$338 $29

Parents of children enrolled in the martial-arts program say it can boost kids' confidence levels, social skills, and academic performances

94% Off Martial-Arts Classes

Go2Karate

On Location

$324 $20

Students don uniforms for classes in karate, tae kwon do, or krav maga

Up to 91% Off Online Guitar or Bass Lessons 

Dangerous Guitar

Online Deal

$134.55 $18

More than 650 high-definition videos give professional instruction in a wide range of playing styles

Up to 83% Off Custom Family-Cookbook Tools

The Great Family Cookbook Project

Online Deal

$99.95 $19.99

The software compiles family recipes, photos, and stories and transforms them into full-color cookbooks with custom layouts and covers

Nelson – Up to 51% Off Concert

Nelson

Fox Cities PAC

$35.05 $17

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The famed twins behind "(I Can't Live Without Your) Love and Affection" share acoustic hits and harmonies on their 25th anniversary tour

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In 1976, educator, musician, and kinesiologist Robin Wes opened The Little Gym based on his new take on physical education. His curriculum emphasized motivating children to achieve instead of pressuring them to win. As a result, The Little Gym became a noncompetitive, positive, nurturing environment where young ones could develop physically, socially, emotionally, and intellectually. Since then, The Little Gyms have sprouted up across the country. The programs and classes aim to help kids develop skills such as rhythm and coordination, and kids camps during winter, spring, and summer breaks prevent children from creating finger paintings that express the existential ennui they feel when school is out of session.

W3192 County Road KK
Appleton,
WI
US

The servicemen of Pearl Harbor's naval base were taking some much-needed R&R between early-morning repairs inside Hangar 37 when suddenly they heard a buzzing overhead. With the humming of their own planes and battleships periodically filling the air, this rapidly approaching sound wasn't foreign to their ears, but this instance proved to be drastically different. Thunderous explosions soon overtook Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona struggled to stay afloat as the Imperial Japanese Navy delivered a surprise military strike, which resulted in one of the most devastating attacks on American soil. With a mission to preserve the history of this tragic event, Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor opened that very same hangar to the public, hundreds of feet from where ships burned and men courageously fought more than 70 years ago.

Hangar 37's 42,000-square-foot space currently houses many of the museum's artifacts, which include a World War II–era B-25B bomber, Japanese Zero, and naval planes such as the SBD Dauntless. Also open to the public, Hangar 79 displays the actual bullet holes that pierced its windows during the attack, while an authentic WWII maintenance shop contains an exhibit that explains how planes ran on Lucky Strike cigarette materials. Visitors can experience the museum's ever-evolving collection of exhibits––which has included segments dedicated to the Korean War's MiG Alley and the Flying Tigers––through guided tours in both hangars and submerse themselves in the virtual world of the museum's combat flight simulator.

N922 Tower View Drive
Greenville,
WI
US

Skaters Edge entertains inner children and regular children with a 22,000-square-foot skating facility, lined with gleaming maple wood and accented by a glowing arcade. A pair of classic-style roller skates gather speed over the slick surface, propelled by retro tunes and an opulent light show. An online schedule outlines the skate house's availability for open skate hours. This Groupon includes skate rental, but patrons can bring their own skates or rollerblades provided they adhere to the Skaters Edge rink rules and the no-cooties rule.

1150 N Mayflower Dr
Appleton,
WI
US

Led by a husband-and-wife team—both 4th degree black belts—the instructors at Karate America aim to develop self-defense skills of their pupils and positively impact the way they approach daily life. Each day, a variety of classes are offered for all ages and experience levels, ranging from self-defense classes for kids to cardio kickboxing classes for adults.

W3173 Springfield Dr.
Appleton,
WI
US

At Navarino Hills, skis, snowboards, and inner tubes zoom down trails blanketed in freshly made snow. Double chairlifts and cable tows ferry visitors to the top of the slopes so they can start their run or help search for the yeti's lost contacts. After hitting the mountain, head inside the chalet to warm up with hot cocoa, coffee, or cappuccino daily or fish fries every Friday.

N685 Highway 187
Shiocton,
WI
US

Inspired by watching her sister turning and leaping in ballet class, Harley Atkinson began dancing at the age of 3. Throughout her life, she has gained a strong groundwork for dance, performing at the prestigious Makaroff School of Ballet and moving on to study contemporary and modern dance in college. Now a teacher at her own studio, she believes that everyone can learn to dance. She aims to free her students of their self-imposed limitations, motivating them to move their bodies to the music and gain confidence in their own styles. Following in a tradition she learned from her parents, Harley also offers reiki sessions for people who want to relax sans toe tapping.

The studio’s light and airy atmosphere contributes to the freedom of leaping as high as your body will allow. Upbeat music plays over the speaker system, a cushioned wooden floor prevents injuries, and floor-to-ceiling mirrors wrap around the walls to expose any tap-dancing shadow people.

273 W. Northland Ave
Appleton,
Wisconsin
US