Activities in Beaverton


$49 for Four Private Guitar Lessons with Free Lesson e-Book at American Guitar Academy ($129.95 Value)

American Guitar Academy

Multiple Locations

Under the tutelage of skilled instructors, prospective rock icons learn scales, chords, and soloing techniques during 30-minute lessons

$130 $49

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Painting for Two or Four at Rose City Ceramics (Up to 57% Off). Two Options Available.

Rose City Ceramics

Beaverton

Guests paint their own ceramics using provided glazes and tools, then leave it in the hands of the staff who will glaze and fire it

$30 $14

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Five or Ten Stroller Strides Classes at Fit4Mom (Up to 51% Off)

Fit4Mom

Multiple Locations

Results-oriented Stroller Strides classes empower moms with workouts that blend power-walking or running & toning with fun songs for babies

$101 $49

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Bootcamp Classes at The Xtreme Edge (Up to 72% Off)

The Xtreme Edge

Twin Oaks

One or Two months of unlimited bootcamp and fitness classes such as TRX Suspension Training, Zumba, kettle-bell courses, and spinning

$99 $29

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One or Two Months of Tae Kwon Do Classes with a Uniform at World Champion Tae Kwon Do (94% Off)

World Champion Tae Kwon Do

Multiple Locations

All ages and abilities can study the various styles of this martial art as a form of exercise or self-defense in a family-friendly studio

$299 $19

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One Month of Training for Kids or Adults or Two Months of Training for Adults at Budo Dojo (Up to 54% Off)

Budo Dojo

Central Beaverton

Students learn aikido and self-defense moves, including throws, locks, and pinning techniques; they also work with weapons

$50 $25

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Annual Membership for One, Two, or Five at the Interactive Museum of Gaming and Puzzlery (Up to 51% Off)

Interactive Museum of Gaming and Puzzlery

Beaverton

Museum explores the historical significance and clever design of more than 1,500 board games; collectible card games, 3D puzzles, and more

$50 $25

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Five Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Xtend Barre Beaverton (Up to 55% Off)

Xtend Barre Beaverton

Beaverton

Ballet and Pilates blend into 55-minute classes designed to build long, lean muscle

$110 $50

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Five Visits with Gear or One Month of Unlimited Wall Access with Gear at Stoneworks Climbing Gym (50% Off)

Stoneworks Climbing Gym

Vose

Climbers of all skill levels top-rope climb and boulder inside a large indoor gym with routes at varying difficulty levels

$52 $26

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Bowling and Shoe Rentals for Two or Four or Cosmic Bowling for Up to Five at Silver Creek Lanes (Up to 50% Off)

Silver Creek Lanes

Silverton

Bowl amid leather couches and wall-to-wall screens playing music videos or amid the flashing lights of late-night cosmic bowling

$25 $13

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1 or 3 Months of Unlimited Kettlebell Fitness Classes, or Five-Class Pack at Hellz Bellz Fitness (Up to 71% Off)

Hellz Bellz Fitness

Beaverton

Kettlebell is a cannonball with a handle. Exercises combine cardio, strength, endurance and flexibility training.

$109 $43

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Golf Performance and Technique Training for Up to Three Juniors or Adults at Matt's Fit. Fore Golf (50% Off)

Matt's Fit. Fore Golf

Beaverton

Golf-specific physical-training program aims to help players improve their balance, flexibility, coordination, and strength

$60 $30

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$17 for a 60-Minute Private Horseback-Riding Lesson at Whitewind Farm ($35 Value)

Whitewind Farm

Silverton

Instructor helps riders bond with their horses, which makes it easier to learn horseback-riding techniques that suit each student’s ability

$35 $17

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Frank Lloyd Wright – Gordon House Tour for Two or Four (Up to 50% Off)

Gordon House

Silverton

Guests amble through 45-minute guided tours of the only Frank Lloyd Wright–designed home in Oregon

$30 $15

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10 or 20 CrossFit Foundation Classes at CrossFit Reflexion (Up to 83% Off)

Crossfit Reflexion

Beaverton

Using functional fitness principles and workouts that change each day, coach Shawn helps clients get into great shape and reach goals

$200 $49

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Two Hours of Billiards for Two or $20 for $50 Worth of Billiards at Hot Shots Westside Family Billiards

Hot Shots Westside Family Billiards

Raleigh West

Sink unlimited balls for hours on high-quality billiard tables in a smoke-free, family-friendly pool hall

$20 $10

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$39 for Dance-Lesson Package at Arthur Murray Franchised Dance Studios ($150 Value)

Arthur Murray Dance Studio

Multiple Locations

Highly trained and certified dance instructors guide students through fancy footwork in private and group lessons

$150 $39

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10 Martial Arts Classes or One Month of Unlimited Martial Arts Classes at US World Class Taekwondo (85% Off)

US World Class Taekwondo

Beaverton

Martial arts students build physical and mental strength, discipline, and self-defense skills

$170 $26

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$73 for $290 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Lim's Taekwondo Academy

Lim's Taekwondo Academy

Beaverton

From the merchant: two month Taekwondo (two classes a week) & TKD uniform.

$290 $73

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21 Days of Unlimited Boot Camp or a 21-Day Transformation Package at Express Fitness and Training (79% Off)

Express Fitness and Training

Beaverton

Trainers blend cardio, strength, and circuit training during sessions; Transformation package includes semiprivate personal training

$197 $41

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$29 for 10 Fitness Classes at Aspen Grove Wellness Center ($110 Value)

Aspen Grove Wellness Center

Greenway

At this health and wellness center, students choose from fitness classes such as tai chi, Nia, and Egyptian belly dancing; yoga coming soon

$110 $29

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$43 for One Month of Weekly Piano Lessons at American Music Academies ($129.95 Value)

American Music Academies

Cooper Mountain - Aloha North

Students meet with instructors once each week to learn piano theory and techniques; complimentary e-book included

$129.95 $43

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Two, Four or Six 45-Minute Personal-Training Sessions at Hardcore Training Studio (Up to 86% Off)

Hardcore Training Studio

Cooper Mountain - Aloha North

Trainers tailor workouts to meet clients' personal fitness goals in a spacious, fully equipped gym

$160 $29

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One or Two Months of Classes and a Uniform at U.S. World Class Taekwondo Association (Up to 94% Off)

U.S. World Class Taekwondo

Multiple Locations

Trained instructors teach kids and adults the basics of martial arts, improving their confidence, discipline, and agility in the process

$225 $17

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Nine-Hole Round of Golf for Two or Four with Pro-Shop Snack Credit at Summerfield Golf Course (Up to 48% Off)

Summerfield Golf Course

Tigard Neighborhood Area 8

Ancient trees tower over the fairways at this nine-hole, par-33 executive course, complete with three par 3s and six par 4s

$28 $15

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Trampolining or Private Group Trampolining at Sky High Sports (Up to 45% Off). Five Options Available.

Sky High Sports

Tigard Neighborhood Area 3

Wall-to-wall trampolines, bouncy dodge-ball court, and foam pits host adults and kids under the watchful eyes of staff

$20 $11

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$10 for a One-Month Tae Kwon Do Package with Uniform at World Champion Taekwondo ($295 Value)

World Champion Taekwondo

Multiple Locations

Classes teach the Korean art of tae kwon do, plus discipline and respect; uniform and registration included

$295 $10

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5 or 10 Boot Camp Fitness Classes at ProLete Fitness (Up to 56% Off)

ProLete Fitness

Tigard

Led by a certified trainer, Saturday morning boot camps torch fat with a blend strength and cardio training

$100 $49

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Movie Tickets and Large Drinks for Two or Four at Joy Cinema and Pub (50% Off)

Joy Cinema and Pub

Tigard

Retro-styled cinema showcases current Hollywood hits as viewers sip large sodas or pint glasses of microbrew

$20 $10

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$14 for a Portland Winterhawks Hockey Game at Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 13 or 25 ($26 Value)

Portland Winterhawks

Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Live_logo

The Winterhawks continue their pursuit of a league-record fifth consecutive Western Conference Championship

$26 $14

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One or Two Tickets to the Portland Women's Expo on March 21 (50% Off)

Portland Women's Expo Event

Lloyd District

More than 400 vendors showcase their wares as visitors take advantage of massages, free makeovers, and gourmet food and libations

$12 $6

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Portland Youth Philharmonic Winter Concert at Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on Saturday, March 7 (Up to 47% Off)

Portland Youth Philharmonic Winter Concert

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

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Youth celebrate the season with works by Brahms, Stravinsky, and Walton

$20.95 $11

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"Cinderella," Presented by the Oregon Ballet Theatre at Keller Auditorium on February 28–March 7 (Up to 41% Off)

"Cinderella" Presented by the Oregon Ballet Theatre

Keller Auditorium

Live_logo

Cinderella finds, loses, and finds her prince all over again in Prokofiev’s 1944 masterpiece, set to a live orchestral score

$60 $36

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Wedding Affair Event for Two or Four with Optional Planner and Resource Guide (Up to 52% Off)

Bravo! Wedding & Event

Downtown Portland

Meet wedding vendors such as tuxedo and gown designers, bakeries, and DJs inside the Embassy Suites Portland

$30 $15

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One Month of Mommy Fit Pass (Featuring MYMA Mama) or POR Boot Camp Pass (53% Off)

Pil-oga-robic

Inner NE Portland - Eliot, Irvington

One-hour fitness classes include Pilates, yoga, and combination workouts to build strength and balance in students of all fitness levels

$169 $79

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$60.99 for One 60-Minute or Two 30-Minute Golf Lessons with Golf Pro Michael Charles ($100 Value)

Golf Pro Michael Charles

Eastmoreland

Professional instructor breaks down swing mechanics and provides corrective advice on how to develop consistency

$100 $60.99

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Half-Hour Private Lesson for Up to Five or One-Hour Introductory Group Class at Archers Afield (Up to 53% Off)

Archers Afield

Tigard

Indoor lanes enable archers to pierce targets with rented equipment, and private lessons helmed by expert instructors cover essentials

$65 $32

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Temper an Edible Chocolate Wine Glass with a Confectioner

Chocolate Wine Glass-Making Class

Boise

Assemble an edible wine glass from tempered chocolate during a BYOB workshop hosted by confectioner Peggy Alter

$56

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$35 for a Two-Hour Segway Tour from Portland by Segway ($65 Value)

Portland By Segway

Portland By Segway

Auto-balancing personal transporters glide riders through tours of Portland to explore the downtown’s architecture, the waterfront, and more

$65 $35

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One or Three Animation Workshops for One Youth at Hollywood Theatre (Up to 41% Off)

Hollywood Theatre

Hollywood Theater

Workshops teach youths ages 7–13 animation skills using the latest technology

$65 $39

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$37 for One Segway Tour for One from Oregon Nation Tours ($69 Value)

Oregon Nation Tours

Downtown Portland

Segways cruise through downtown Portland catching glimpes of historic landmarks or pass along the scenic Willamette River

$69 $37

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Ferrari or Lamborghini Driving Experience from The Motorsport Lab (Up to 82% Off)

The Motorsport Lab

Portland International Raceway

Experience the raw power of a Ferrari 360 Modena, Lamborghini Gallardo, or Ferrari F430 from behind the wheel

$549 $99

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$75 for a 10-Class Punch Card at Alive MMA ($150 Value)

Alive MMA

Woodstock

Fully equipped gym hosts boxing, jiu jitsu, and CrossFit classes for men and women

$150 $75

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One-Month Endurance Program, Five CrossFit Classes, or CrossFit On-Ramp Program at VC CrossFit (Up to 80% Off)

VC CrossFit

Portland

High-intensity CrossFit classes meet six days a week; endurance program helps triathletes and others build long-lasting strength

$79 $25

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boxing or Kickboxing Classes at G.I.R.L.S. Gym (54% Off)

G.i.r.l.s. Gym

Portland

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

$100 $46

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Four Private Music Lessons from Acoustic Way Studios (50% Off)

Acoustic Way Studios

Portland

From the merchant: Private lessons are designed for each student. We will set goals and create lessons to achieve them.

$120 $60

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One 30-Class Yoga & Fitness Pass or Six Months of Unlimited Classes from MetaBody (Up to 94% Off)

MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

Multiple Locations

Instructors encourage full-body results in a variety of fitness classes supplemented by a success guide and nutritional coaching

$350 $20

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Film-Event Admission for Two or Four at Sistah Sinema (50% Off)

Sistah Sinema

Portland

Monthly event showcases films by queer women of color and leads into a safe group discussion of the film and subject

$10 $5

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$114 for $325 Worth of Personal Training — Define Fitness by Dustin

Define Fitness By Dustin

Portland

From the merchant: One-on-one personal training includes nutritional counseling and customized monthly plan! Four one-hour sessions.

$325 $114

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Two, Four, or Six 45-Minute Personal-Training Sessions at Portland Outdoor Fitness (Up to 82% Off)

Portland Outdoor Fitness

Urban City Park

Outdoor fitness programs help clients reach goals; use cardio, strength, and core exercises to increase overall fitness

$110 $30

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Standard Tune-Up for One or Two Bikes at Pedal Bike Tours (Up to 51% Off)

Pedal Bike Tours

Old Town - Chinatown

Bike experts adjust brakes, hubs, brackets, headsets, and derailleurs; true wheels; and fully clean and lubricate the drivetrain

$70 $35

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10 Kids' or Adults' Yoga Classes at The Lotus Seed (Up to 75% Off)

The Lotus Seed

Multiple Locations

Yoga classes aimed at kids or adults help build flexibility, core strength, and a sense of calm

$100 $25

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10 or 20 Hot Yoga Classes at ZenSpot (Up to 71% Off)

ZenSpot

Southwest Portland

Instructors lead fluid sequences of Vinyasa-style postures and breathing exercises amid the colorful walls of a heated studio

$130 $39

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Three or Six Personal-Training Sessions at Fit Oregon (Up to 72% Off)

Fit Oregon

Portland

Personal-training sessions rely on time-tested fitness techniques, focusing on weights, diet, and cardio

$105 $39

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$49 for One Month of Kids' Tae Kwon Do Classes with Uniform at Way of Life Taekwondo & Fitness Arts (Up to $199 Value)

Way of Life Taekwondo & Fitness Arts

Multnomah

Kids aged 3–16 kick, jab, and duck through one-hour classes geared to teach self-defense and discipline

$199 $49

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Two, Four, or Six Personal-Training Sessions with Initial Assessment at Apex Bodyworks (Up to 73% Off)

Apex Bodyworks

Portland

After an initial consultation, learn how to reach fitness goals during personalized sessions featuring functional training

$120 $36

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Private Pilates, Gyrotonic, or Personal-Training Sessions at Vital Body Studio (Up to 65% Off). Two Options Available.

Vital Body Studio

Portland

Certified trainers use Pilates Reformers and Gyrotonic pulley towers as they tone muscles and improve posture for balanced, healthy bodies

$195 $75

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$200 for 10 Jump Start CrossFit Classes at Crossfit Portland ($250 Value)

Crossfit Portland

Kerns

The first CrossFit gym in Oregon, open since 2005, trains clients to use functional-fitness movements to help them reach their fitness goals

$250 $200

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$35 for $69 Worth of Ziplining — Sunrise Taekwondo

Sunrise TaeKwonDo

Raleigh Hills

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

$69 $35

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10 Women's Boot-Camp Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Bridgeport Fitness (82% Off)

Bridgeport Fitness

Portland

NASM-certified personal trainer Renea pushes women through high-intensity interval-training workouts

$200 $37

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One or Three Months of Capoeira Angola Classes at Vadiação De Oxossi (Up to 59% Off)

Vadiacao de Oxossi

Multiple Locations

This hybrid dance and martial art from Brazil, set to music, teaches people how to express themselves using graceful movements

$60 $29

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Three or Five Personal-Training Sessions at Rebecca Howe Fitness (Up to 80% Off)

Rebecca Howe Fitness

Portland

Experienced trainer specializing in all ages and fitness levels tailors exercise programs to help boost fitness or improve mobility

$180 $39

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Private and Group Dance Lessons for Two at Impressions Dance Club (Up to 80% Off). Three Options Available.

Impressions Dance Club

Cedar Mill

Introductory lessons cover dance styles such as waltz, tango, swing, and rumba for couples in private and group sessions

$127 $25

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5 or 10 Group-Fitness Classes at Vive Fitness (Up to 73% Off)

Vive Fitness

Hollywood

Group sessions offer a variety of fitness classes like yoga, zumba, cycling, and endurance classes to increase strength and stamina

$60 $20

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Yoga Classes at FreEbert Studio - Ashtanga Yoga and Massage Therapy (72% Off)

Freebert Studio, Llc

Portland

From the merchant: Ashtanga class with personal instructions according to your capabilities by Authorized Ashtanga Teacher Gebhard Ebert

$110 $31

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$25 for a 2.5-Hour East-Side Pedicab Brewery Experience for Two from PDX Pedicab ($50 Value)

PDX Pedicab

Madison's Bar & Grill

Cyclists drive tandem passengers to up to three local breweries—some with discounted pints—on an eco-friendly adventure

$50 $25

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10 or 20 Drop-In CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Immense (Up to 89% Off)

CrossFit Immense

Clackamas

Students learn high-intensity, functional workout and strength-training techniques from skilled professional trainers

$200 $26

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5 or 10 Kickboxing Classes at Northwest Fighting Arts (Up to 78% Off)

Northwest Fighting Arts

Buckman

Kickboxing classes cover self-defense and combat techniques while providing an intense workout

$100 $27

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Six-Week Fitness Package with Assessment or Massage with Day Pass at Northwest Women's Fitness Club (Up to 75% Off)

Northwest Women's Fitness Club

Portland

Tackle fitness goals in a spa-like, boutique, women’s-only gym or relax with a custom massage and access to the sauna and light-therapy room

$282.50 $70

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4, 8, or 12 Kettlebell Fitness Classes at Warrior Room (Up to 55% Off)

Warrior Room

Historic Milwaukie

Classes incorporate kettlebells of different weights to perform squats, lunges, and other lifts to develop lean muscle

$40 $20

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$20 for 30-Class Yoga and Fitness Pass from Yoga & Fitness Passport ($300 Value)

Yoga & Fitness Passport

Multiple Locations

Students can use this 30-class pass at multiple locations to take everything from yoga to Zumba, signing up on an easy online platform

$300 $20

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Gym Membership to Anytime Fitness (Up to 72% Off). Four Options Available.

Anytime Fitness

Portland

Strength training and aerobic equipment can help clients fortify their physiques in a gym that’s open 24/7

$78 $29

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Four or Eight 30-Minute Violin or Fiddle Lessons at Red Barn Studios (Up to 59% Off)

Red Barn Studios

Multiple Locations

2011 National Oldtime Fiddlers Contest winner teaches students to play fiddle or violin employing the Suzuki method

$120 $59

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Dance Party for Two or Four from 80s Video Dance Attack (50% Off)

80s Video Dance Attack

McMenamins’ Crystal Ballroom & Lola’s Room

A boisterous dance party bounces with nostalgic revelry as 10-foot screens project five hours of original '80s videos

$10 $5

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Five Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Results Driven Fitness (Up to 85% Off)

Results Driven Fitness

Raleigh Hills

Blending the core-training elements of boot camp with suspension training, ropes and more, programs mimic the full range of body movements

$99 $19

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Urban Recess (65% Off)

Urban Recess Fitness For Women

Portland

This outdoor boot-camp intersperses a cardio burst with strength training to maximize the fat burning zone

$80 $28

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10 or 20 Drop-In CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Excellence (Up to 89% Off)

CrossFit Excellence

Portland

Veteran coaches lead ever-changing workouts that blend functional movements with CrossFit equipment inside a 60,000-square-foot facility

$200 $26

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$90 for $180 Groupon — Body by Yates

Body By Yates

Foster - Powell

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

$180 $90

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Four Weeks of Classes with One or Two Classes Per Week at US World Class Taekwondo Association (Up to 88% Off)

US World Class Taekwondo Association

Multiple Locations

Instructors teach students ages 4 and older martial arts skills, as well as self-confidence and discipline

$115 $17

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A star offensive lineman for Stanford University, 315-pound Brian Cassidy?his team up by five touchdowns against Washington State?set up for a routine extra point. Suddenly, a player leaped across the line of scrimmage and landed on Brian?s knee, tearing both his ACL and MCL in one life-changing second. His hopes for an NFL career nearly dashed, Brian moved on to his rehabilitation, but instead he suffered one more debilitation: a herniated disc. Nearly paralyzed, Brian had a breakthrough: as a muscular-training specialist pointed out, his body wasn?t aligned properly, making his recovery nearly impossible. Brian started training with a new focus, emerging months later faster and stronger than ever before?and dedicated to a new multilevel training philosophy that he continues to develop at ADAPT Training.

There, trainers help clients recover from their injuries or simply enhance their personal fitness level by ensuring that four key structural joints?the shoulders, hips, knees, and ankles?work in balance with one another and maintain their proper alignment, thereby strengthening the durability and gas mileage of the entire body. Clients participate in everything from classes focused on physical therapy to strength-training regimens to boot camps, all personalized to meet the individual needs of each student.

9923 SW Arctic Dr.
Beaverton,
OR
US

While teaching jazz dance in the 1960s, Judi Sheppard Missett decided to step away from tradition by offering an experimental class that allowed her students to simply dance without the judgment of mirrors or the constraints of rigid technique. In these sessions, she began infusing popular dance moves with specific fitness workouts to forge a distinctive blend of cardio exercise, strength training, and dance instruction. Little did she know that this “just for fun” class was the prototype for what would become the national fitness sensation known as Jazzercise.

Today, Jazzercise takes its aerobic techniques from a variety of sources that include jazz dance, hip-hop, resistance training, Pilates, yoga, and kickboxing. The class formats, which vary according to different toning goals, are just as diverse as the program's move set. Two-time Dancing with the Stars champion Cheryl Burke is a big fan of the improvisational routines, although her advanced skills aren't needed to get the most out of classes. Instructors cultivate a noncompetitive atmosphere where all exercisers—with the exception of those marked as cursed by jazz-hand palm readers—are welcome regardless of age, build, or fitness background.

10089 SW Nimbus Ave
Beaverton,
OR
US

Certified regular and guest instructors at Bikram Yoga Greater Portland guides groups through yoga poses and breathing exercises inside rooms heated to a temperature of 105 degrees or higher. Flow through up to 26 postures of varying difficulty in each 90-minute session, taking slow breaths through the nose and focusing on stillness so as not to disturb temperamental motion sensors. By encouraging perspiration, the practice of Bikram yoga may help to facilitate weight loss, lower high blood pressure and stress, and reduce pain from physical injuries.

Bikram Yoga Greater Portland threw open the doors of their newest location, in Tigard, in May 2013; the spacious studio floods with natural light from a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows on one side of the space. The Portland studio's 2,500-square-foot space is guarded by a lobby decorated with subtle colors and natural light from large windows. Both locations are equipped with showers for men and women, each stocked with robes to keep post-workout skin from huddling up under the hair upon encountering cooler temps.

3665 SW Hall Blvd.
Beaverton,
OR
US

Arthur Murray Dance Studio has been a leading name in franchise dance since 1912, when the entrepreneur began selling mail-order dance lessons. Expanding his reach, he enlisted teachers to spread his signature dance lessons on first-class steamships and skyrocketed to fame in the '30s after introducing the public to such dances as the Lambeth Walk and the Big Apple. By the 1950s, Arthur and his wife, Kathryn, were hosting their own highly popular TV show on ABC, the Arthur Murray Dance Party, which ran for 12 years. Today, Arthur Murray's team prepares students for rug cutting at special events and weekend nightclub jaunts. Clients who arrive to lessons partnerless will be paired up with other classmates as the instructors assess their current skill level and make recommendations on the most appropriate program. Throughout lessons, instructors teach the foundations of two to four dances from a long list of styles that range from Latin to country-western, helping students to learn basic step patterns, timing, and the ability to lead or follow.

4500 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton,
OR
US

After the birth of her first child in 2001, Baby Boot Camp’s founder and certified trainer and spin and Pilates instructor Kristen Horler wanted a postnatal fitness program that didn't require her to leave her baby at the door. Her solution was to start a suit of programs just for new and expecting parents where mothers could bond with their infants while soaking up the support and camaraderie of their peers. During Strollfit sessions, certified trainers and Radio Flyers equipped with outboard motors lead ladies through innovative routines that incorporate baby-filled strollers into yoga, cardio, and strength training. For long-term fitness, coaches encourage aspiring runners to break through the tape during the 5K training program, and Kristen's own Nutrition Solutions teaches the benefits of healthy-eating habits during a four-week program designed by registered dieticians.

50 Northwest 158th Avenue
Beaverton,
OR
US

For years, billiards was associated with smoke-filled pool halls, the dens of asthmatic hustlers and seedy habitués. At Hot Shots Westside Family Billiards, a charcoal-filtered HVAC system ensures the air—and the atmosphere—stays clean, making the establishment appropriate for players of all ages. Kids under 10 always play for free on the hall's 22 pocket billiard tables ranging from 7 to 9 feet, including three premium Chevillotte heated tables imported from France. At the Over the Rail Café, the staff prepares burgers and milkshakes, and an arcade room provides a healthier diversion with pinball machines, video games, and dart boards. Beyond recreational games of pool, Hot Shots also hosts charity tournaments throughout the week, and instructors impart the secrets of activating the powerful magnets under the table during private lessons.

4900 SW Western Ave
Beaverton,
OR
US