Activities in Brooklyn Park

$13 for a Movie with a Large Popcorn and Soda at Hoyts West Nursery Cinemas 14 (Up to $24.25 Value)

Hoyts West Nursery Cinemas 14

Linthicum

$24.25 $13

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Upcoming features—including "Equalizer," “Gone Girl,” and “Interstellar"—viewed from stadium seating

Four-Hour, Multi-State Concealed-Handgun Class for One or Two at MMTA Firearms Training Academy (Up to 61% Off)

MMTA Firearms Training Academy

Multiple Locations

$190 $79

Interactive classroom training qualifies you to apply for a VA, PA or multi-state UT non-resident concealed-weapon permit good in 38+ states

5, 10, or 20 Hot-Yoga Classes at Bikram Yoga Baltimore (Up to 87% Off)

Bikram Yoga Baltimore

Multiple Locations

$85 $15

Bodies stretch, strengthen, and sweat in a heated room during 90-minute routines of 26 graceful poses that foster balance and flexibility

Jordan Knight and Nick Carter at Baltimore Soundstage on Friday, October 17, at 8 p.m. (Up to 45% Off)

Jordan Knight and Nick Carter

Baltimore Soundstage

$52.49 $29

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Members of New Kids on the Block and the Backstreet Boys debut a new collaborative album on a tour full of harmonies and choreography

Ticket Package with Unlimited Wine & Beer to the Baltimore Seafood Festival on Saturday, September 20 (49% Off)

Baltimore Seafood Festival

Baltimore

$186 $132

Inaugural festival celebrates local flavor with seafood dishes, cooking demonstrations, drinks, and live music

Aerial Burlesque Show for Two or Four at Aerial Dance Baltimore - Robin Miller Entertainment (Up to 54% Off)

Aerial Dance Baltimore - Robin Miller Entertainment

Baltimore

$60 $30

Las Vegas–style performers soar through the air on aerial silks and dazzle audiences with saucy burlesque moves

BYOB Bus Tour of Baltimore for Two from Baltimore Rent-A-Tour (50% Off). Four Options Available.

Baltimore Rent-A-Tour

Heavy Seas Alehouse

$100 $50

Bring your favorite beverages on board a motor coach to enliven a guided tour of Baltimore's historical sites and quirky neighborhoods

Chessie Jam Children's Music Festival at Pier Six Pavilion on Saturday, October 4 (Up to 31% Off)

Chessie Jam

Pier Six Pavilion

$36 $25

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Kids’ music festival features activities and performances by Justin Roberts, Milkshake, and Biz Markie of “Yo Gabba Gabba”

A Baby Affair Admission for 2 or 4 in DC on Sept. 28 or Baltimore on Nov. 9 at A Baby Affair (Up to 95% Off)

A Baby Affair

Multiple Locations

$180 $15

Sample kid- and parent-friendly foods, and wander a convention filed with baby-and-tot-focused exhibitors

Standup for Two or Four at Baltimore Comedy Factory Through October 31 (Up to 65% Off)

Baltimore Comedy Factory

Baltimore Comedy Factory

$40 $18

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Storied comedy club continues its quarter-century legacy of laughter in a brand-new location

$20 for 30 Classes from MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass ($350 Value)

MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

Multiple Locations

$350 $20

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

Two-Hour Painting Experience for One, Two, or Four from Pub & Paint (50% Off)

Pub and Paint

Multiple Locations

$40 $20

Artist guides participants of all skill levels to create their own version of a painting during two-hour events at local bar or restaurant

Two-Hour Cooking Class for One, Two, or Four from PlateDate (Up to 58% Off)

PlateDate

Stratford University: Culinary Campus

$100 $49

Culinary instructor teaches students to cook a gourmet meal using fresh, ingredients during hands-on classes at Stratford University

Five Fit Club Sessions or One Month of Fit Club Sessions at No Limit Fitness/Sports Performance (Up to 67% Off)

No Limit Fitness/Sports Performance

Towson

$100 $49

Trainers lead patrons of all abilities in 60-minute classes focused on developing strength, speed, agility, endurance, and nutrition

Haunted-History Walking Tour for Two or Four with Ghost-Hunting Equipment from Spirit Expeditions (50% Off)

Spirit Expeditions

Inner Harbor

$50 $25

A two-hour walking tour covers most haunted areas and allows guests to conduct their own paranormal investigation

Visit for Two or One-Year Family Membership at Star-Spangled Banner Flag House (Up to 50% Off)

Star-Spangled Banner Flag House

Jonestown

$16 $10

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19th century objects populate the home where Mary Pickersgill stitched the flag that inspired the national anthem

$39 for Five Body-Sculpting Classes at Pop Physique (Up to $95 Off)

Pop Physique

Downtown

$95 $39

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Students sweat to indie and hip-hop tunes during high-intensity strength and flexibility workouts designed around ballet-barre exercises

13-Week or 6-Month Fitness Plan at the Edward A. Myerberg Center (53% Off)

Edward A. Myerberg Center

Cheswolde

$210 $99

Clients get into sleek, muscular shape with fitness evaluations, personal training sessions and gym membership

Ten or Twenty Kung Fu Classes at Goh's Kung Fu (Up to 86% Off)

Goh's Kung Fu

Westfield

$100 $19

Learn sparring skills and basic movements in these traditional kung fu classes

Admission for Two or Season Pass to Hopkins Symphony Orchestra at Johns Hopkins University (50% Off)

Hopkins Symphony Orchestra at Johns Hopkins University

Johns-Hopkins - Homewood

$24 $12

Student, faculty, and community orchestra plays orchestral classics by composers such as Mozart, Mahler, Ravel, and Nielsen

Comedy Magic Show for Two or Four at Illusions Bar and Theater (47% Off)

Illusions Bar and Theater

Illusions Bar and Theater

$30 $16

Patrons can sip on fine spirits while taking in a show by escape artists and magicians

Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards and the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum (Up to 54% Off) 

Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards and the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum

Babel Ruth Birthplace and Museum

$24 $12

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Two museums celebrate Baltimore’s sports history: one located at Babe Ruth’s childhood home, the other at a historic former train station

5 or 10 Weeks of Phab & Fit Classes or a Punch Card for 10 classes at PhabFuzion (Up to 89% Off)

PhabFuzion

Baltimore

$350 $47

Phab & Fit small-group personal training classes include fitness assessment and jump-start meal plan; group classes melt fat and inches

Three-Hour Fishing Trip in Chesapeake Bay for Up to Six with Capt. Don's Fishing Charters

Capt. Don's Fishing Charters

Fells Point

$260 $219

Sail out into the Chesapeake Bay to catch rockfish, perch, and catfish during this BYOB family-friendly fishing trip

Admission for Two Adults or Family of Four to Baltimore Museum of Industry (Up to 50% Off)

Baltimore Museum of Industry

Inner Harbor South

$38 $19

Museumgoers explore industrial artifacts, including 1865 cannery and last operating steam tugboat in America

One Month of Boot-Camp Classes with Meal Plan, or 10 Boot-Camp Classes at Believer's Fitness Boot Camp (Up to 84% Off)

Believer's Fitness Boot Camp

Towson

$120 $19

Choose from more than 30 weekly morning and evening classes, and get personalized dietary support from a fitness expert

Six Training Sessions from Komplete Fitness (75% Off)

Komplete Fitness Llc

Baltimore

$420 $105

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Nine-Week Hand-Dance Class for One or Two at Jubilee Arts (50% Off)

Jubilee Arts

Upton

$54 $27

Hand dancing is a form of swing dancing

Outing for Two or Four with Gift-Store Credit at Reginald F. Lewis Museum (Up to 50% Off)

Reginald F. Lewis Museum

Jonestown

$26 $14

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View a fragment of original Star-Spangled Banner flag for its bicentennial; enjoy live music from gospel to jazz and soul food in the café

Five or Ten Classes at Bikram Yoga Hampden (Up to 77% Off)

Bikram Yoga Hampden

Hampden

$80 $25

Certified Bikram yoga instructors guide students of all abilities through 26 postures in a 105-degree studio

$29 for $57 Three Pole Fitness Classes — Vertical Bodies

Vertical Bodies

Southeastern Baltimore

$57 $29

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$138 for $250 Worth of Services at Locker Room Fighting And Fitness

Locker Room Fighting And Fitness

On Location

$250 $138

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Observatory Admission for Two, Four, or Six at Top of the World (Up to 50% Off)

Top of the World

Inner Harbor

$10 $6

360-degree views of Baltimore and its historic Inner Harbor

Admission and Clock-Room Tour for One, Two, or Four at Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower (Up to 45% Off)

Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower

Downtown

$5 $3

Visitors to the iconic tower receive a tour of its clock room and may get to peek into the artist studios that support its current existence

$130 for Four Horseback-Riding Lessons ($240 Value)

Stable Hands LLC

On Location

$240 $130

The 25-acre farm includes a 10-stall barn, trails, a heated and air-conditioned tack room, and an observation area

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

Yoga & Fitness Passport

Multiple Locations

$300 $20

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

One Month of Twice-Weekly or Unlimited CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Harbor East (Up to 75% Off)

CrossFit Harbor East

Harbor East

$155 $39

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Professional athletes and CrossFit competitors whip folks into shape with a constantly rotating regimen of cardio and strength-training

Entry to Chauffeured Bridal Tour for 1 or 2 with Stops at 4 Venues from Red Carpet Bridal Tours (Up to 56% Off)

Red Carpet Bridal Tours

On Location

$25 $12

Brides-to-be bring along up to 3 guests for a chauffeured tour that stops at 4 venues; talk with wedding pros & enjoy cocktails & giveaways

10 or 16 Martial-Arts Classes and Uniform with Option for Test and a Graduation Belt at Go2Karate (94% Off)

Go2Karate

On Location

$324 $20

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

8 or 16 Aikido Classes at Falls Road Aikido (Up to 51% Off)

Falls Road Aikido

Towson

$120 $59

Traditional dojo focuses on helping students build confidence and find inner peace by practicing aikido

Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

The Murder Mystery Company

Ikaros Restaurant

$60 $29

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

5 or 10 Nia Technique Classes at Nia Baltimore (Up to 65% Off)

Nia Baltimore

Multiple Locations

$50 $19

Instructors help students of all ages and abilities reach fitness goals with a blend of dance, martial arts, and healing arts.

Admission for Two or Four to Jewish Museum of Maryland (Up to 41% Off)

Jewish Museum of Maryland

Jonestown

$16 $10

Two historic synagogues feature a ritual bath from 1845 and a hand-carved ark; exhibits interpret Jewish-American life and identity

10 Boot-Camp Classes at Bikini Body Booty Camp (65% Off)

Bikini Body Booty Camp

Mount Vernon

$200 $70

Two high-intensity classes a week help participants lose weight, burn fat, build strength and muscle, and make friends

5 or 10 Tae Kwon Do Classes at KMAT Baltimore (Up to 93% Off)

TJK Karate and Mixed Martial Arts

Rosebank

$275 $20

Students stay fit and learn discipline through practice in the art of tae kwon do

$50 for $100 Toward Edged and Impact Weapons Classes — PTK-KDP Filipino Combat Arts

Ptk-kdp Filipino Combat Arts

7

$100 $50

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One or Three Months of Martial Arts and Combat Fitness Classes at Kanjizai Martial Arts (Up to 82% Off)

Kanjizai Martial Arts

Anneslie

$150 $31

Kids and adults learn the nuances of ground fighting in jujutsu, striking in ko ryu karate, or spiritual refinement in seishin teki kyoyo

$16 for Four Groupons, Each Good for One Bungee-Trampoline Jump at Zero Gravity ($32 Total Value)

Zero Gravity

Security Square Mall

$8 $4

Kids or adults of up to 215 lbs. wear a climbing harness that is hooked to bungee ropes above a trampoline platform; jump up to 25 feet high

90-Minute Walking Ghost Tour for Two or Four from The HauntedDistrict (Up to 59% Off)

The HauntedDistrict

Fells Point

$79 $35

Tours investigate paranormal side of Baltimore by visiting historical crime sites and learning about area's beginnings

Visit for Two or Four to the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum and Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards (Up to 54% Off)

Babe Ruth Birthplace/Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards

Multiple Locations

$24 $12

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Exhibits about Babe Ruth’s life and career fill his birthplace; exhibits about Maryland baseball educate visitors at Camden Station

$19 for a One-Month Membership to Meadow Mill Athletic Club ($75 Value)

Meadow Mill Athletic Club

Woodberry

$75 $19

Facility boasts 16 squash courts, free weights, Cybex cardio equipment, and group fitness classes.

Outing for Two or a One-Year Family Membership to Geppi's Entertainment Museum (Up to 53% Off)

Geppi's Entertainment Museum

Southern Baltimore

$20 $10

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Nearly 6,000 artifacts chart 250 years of US pop culture at this Camden Station museum

Two or Four Personal-Training Sessions at Lombard Fitness (Up to 78% Off)

Lombard Fitness

Patterson Park

$200 $49

Personal trainer Shianne Lombard helps to transform loose, flabby bodies into sculpted physiques during one-on-one exercise sessions

$30 for 30 Days of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Yoga on York ($90 Value)

Yoga On York

Anneslie

$90 $30

Nine types of yoga classes cater to everyone from beginners to athletes and include unique fusion styles such as aerial yoga and yogalatese

Slipknot with Special Guest Korn at Baltimore Arena on November 19 at 7 p.m. (Up to 47% Off)

Slipknot with Special Guest Korn

Baltimore Arena

$54.70 $29

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Alternative heavy metal act known for their matching jumpsuits and masks joins the nu-metal rockers behind "Freak on a Leash"

$10 for Two Tickets to Day of The Horse at The Graham Equestrian Center on Saturday, October 4 ($20 Value)

Graham Equestrian Center

Carney

$20 $10

Family-friendly horse festival with mini lessons, kids' activities, a petting zoo, and food vendors

3-Month Unlimited Yoga Membership from Striving To Be Better, Dance Studio (75% Off)

Striving To Be Better, Llc

Glen Burnie

$300 $75

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Four or Eight Games of Duckpin Bowling for Four with Shoe Rentals and Pizza at Glen Burnie Bowling (52% Off)

Glen Burnie Bowling Center

Glen Burnie

$46 $22

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Large cheese pizzas fuel games of classic duckpin-style bowling, which unfold across 30 lanes

$39 for Six Weeks of Martial Arts Classes and a T-shirt from TrySelfDefense.com ($349 Value)

TrySelfDefense.com

Multiple Locations

$349 $39

Expert instructors teach essential martial arts skills, as well as discipline and confidence

Four Weeks of Unlimited Dance Classes at Takeover Studio of Dance (70% Off)

Takeover Studio Of Dance

Glen Burnie

$390 $117

Join team Takeover for a fun-filled month of dancing and fitness training.

Five or Ten Open Play Sessions at Marley Bounce Party (43% Off)

Marley Bounce Party

Glen Burnie

$35 $20

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Kids explore an indoor playground featuring bounce houses with dinosaurs, palm trees, slides, tunnels, and turrets

10 CrossFit Classes or 30-Day CrossFit Challenge Package with 20 Classes at CrossFit Catonsville (Up to 80% Off)

CrossFit Catonsville

Arbutus

$200 $49

Roster of ever-changing, scalable workouts cater to every kind of exerciser and build strength, stamina, and muscle

$99 for a Three-Hour Boat Charter for Two to Six People from Upper Chesapeake Bay Charters ($260 Value)

Upper Chesapeake Bay Charters

Hard Yacht Cafe

$260 $99

USCG-licensed captains ferry adults and kids on trips to fish or tour harbor waters; equipment and fish cleaning is included

3 or 6 One-Hour Personal Training Sessions with a Fitness Analysis at BTXR Personal Training (Up to 72% Off)

BTXR Personal Training

Multiple Locations

$195 $59

Personal trainers develop tailored workouts for clients that begin with a detailed fitness analysis

$59 for a Three-Month Membership to Gold's Gym (Up to $179 Value)

Gold's Gym

Columbia Overlook Center

$179 $59

Guests pedal and punch in famous gym's group fitness classes; advanced cardio and strength-training equipment fortifies physiques

One or Two Admissions to Conversations Women's Issues Seminar from Personal Panache Style (Up to 55% Off)

Personal Panache Style

Holiday Inn

$10 $5

Enlightening dialog about issues affecting women, with opportunities for networking and making new business contacts

6 or 12 Boot Camp Classes at Drop Zone Extreme Fitness (Up to 76% Off)

Drop Zone Extreme Fitness

Jessup

$69 $19

Ex-kickboxing champ and SWAT team member draws on military background to get dramatic results in results-oriented boot camp classes

One Month of Fitness Boot Camp for One or Two at Division One Fitness (Up to 88% Off)

Division One Fitness

at Camp Wright

$156 $20

Boot-camp classes help clients achieve a healthier lifestyle through tough exercises such as tire flips, tug-of-war contests, and crunches

10 or 20 Classes with Gloves at Kickboxing.com (Up to 82% Off)

Kickboxing.com

Multiple Locations

$148 $29

Pound the stuffing out of high-quality bags at eight locations in various kickboxing regimens

10, 20, or 30 Drop-In Kickboxing Classes with Gloves at Baltimore Martial Arts Academy (Up to 92% Off)

Baltimore Martial Arts Academy

Catonsville

$219.95 $29

Cardio kickboxing classes make use of heavy bags as participants tone muscle, build endurance, and learn self-defense techniques

4 or 8 Weeks of Dance or Fitness Classes at Dance and Artistic Expression Studio (Up to 55% Off)

Dance and Artistic Expression Studio

Catonsville

$55 $25

Instructors lead kids in ballet, Latin mix, or hip-hop classes; adults sweat in dance-fitness classes and learn skills in ballet and salsa

$19 for $75 Worth of Personal Training — Grow Or Die Athletics

Grow Or Die Athletics

Hanover

$75 $19

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Month of Unlimited Semi-Private Training or Boot Camp at Transcend Fitness & Performance Center (Up to 65% Off)

Transcend Fitness & Performance Center

1

$364 $129

Boot camp includes metabolic and strength classes that provide an intense, high-energy workout to blast calories and build lean muscle

Four-Week Diet and Exercise Program at Muscles & Morsels (65% Off)

Muscles & Morsels

1

$198 $69

Customized meal plans and workout programs created by a certified personal trainer and fitness nutrition specialist

$40 for $125 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — PTK-Baltimore

Ptk-baltimore

Rosedale

$125 $40

In one month, take eight special-forces training classes designed for military special forces and offered to civilians 18 or older

Three Boot-Camp Classes, Personal-Training Sessions, or Both at The Laws of Health and Fitness (Up to 77% Off)

The Laws of Health and Fitness

Rosedale

$150 $35

Boot camp and training tone bodies and spur weight loss under the guidance of personal trainers, pro athletes, and nutritional experts

10 or 20 Fitness Classes at Transformations Fitness for Women (Up to 75% Off)

Transformations Fitness for Women

Multiple Locations

$99 $29

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At a women-only gym, classes tone all types of physiques with exercises ranging from dance fitness sessions to kickboxing-style workouts

Concealed-Handgun-License Class for One or Two at Shooters LLC (Up to 63% Off)

Shooters LLC

Lake Shore, Pasadena, Upper Marlboro

$155 $62

Instructor with eight teaching certifications from the NRA leads classroom-based course that qualifies pupils for concealed-handgun licenses

$11 for $30 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — A Plus Taekwondo

A-plus Taekwondo

Pasadena

$30 $11

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Towering above the already-imposing 14-screen multiplex of Hoyts West Nursery Cinemas 14 is a luminescent globe encircled by a giant strip of film. It?s a sign of the theater?s mission to create an all-encompassing movie experience. Stadium seating inside every theater gives even the littlest family members undisturbed views of new releases, and digital sound systems broadcast musical numbers, high-tech explosions, and intercom requests to share your Skittles in crystal clarity. At the snack bar, traditional concessions are supplemented by made-to-order Uno pizzas.

1591 W Nursery Rd
Linthicum,
MD
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A long fly ball from Oriole Park could hit the row house where, on February 6, 1895, Babe Ruth entered the world and sent chills down the spines of pitchers and outfielders across the country. After the legend earned more than 700 home runs and 2,200 RBIs, his career ended and his life faded, leaving his birthplace to fall into disrepair. In the late 1960s, a campaign restored both it and the adjoining structures to create the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum. Babe’s widow, daughters, and sister collaborated with the museum founders to create exhibits commemorating the record breaker’s life and career, filling glass cases with balls and jerseys and restoring his bedroom to how it would have looked the year that the stork pitched the little Bambino through the window.

Originally, this museum also explored the history of the Baltimore Orioles—Ruth’s first professional team—and hosted the Baltimore Colts’ archives. Its quickly growing collection of artifacts, however, soon led to the need for a larger location. In 2005, the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum retained those items relating to its titular legend while the rest found a new home in the Sports Legends Museum. This museum occupies the basement and first floor of the historic Camden Station, sprawling throughout 22,000 square feet with exhibits that delve into subjects such as the history of baseball in Maryland and collegiate ball.

216 Emory St.
Baltimore,
MD
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At the age of 14, Baltimore Yoga Village founder Anjali Sunita traveled to India, where she discovered the joys of simple living mixed with the sorrows of yearning for a greater purpose. After years of expanding her education and worldview through reading and the guidance of a college mentor, Anjali found peace within the rigid discipline and spiritual focus of a South Indian ashram. Soon setting her mind to sharing the physical and mental benefits of yoga with others, she taught in private homes and underserved schools before opening her own pair of studios known collectively as Baltimore Yoga Village.

There, a team of certified yoga instructors oversees a supportive community dedicated to peace, health, and spiritual growth. Whereas many studios’ teachers spend too much time teaching students to knit their own mats, Baltimore Yoga Village’s programs focus on the ancient practice of Hatha yoga, which includes deep breathing techniques, yoga postures with attention to physical alignment, and guided relaxation. The staff also leads regular workshops in a variety of topics, from Thai-yoga bodywork to meditation through devotional songs.

3000 Chestnut Ave
Baltimore,
MD
US

The American Visionary Art Museum devotes its space to original work by self-taught artists who honed their craft—often unintentionally—while operating on the outskirts of the formal art world. As temporary exhibitions explore a particular artist or theme in depth, the permanent collection displays thousands of powerful and often whimsical items, such as Andrew Logan's mirror-winged Black Icarus, or the haunting Applewood Figure, an emaciated sculpture said to wince whenever someone eats a piece of fruit. The museum spreads its arresting pieces throughout three historical buildings, including the expansive main building, which boasts a reflective mirrored-mosaic exterior and neighbors the Tall Sculpture Barn, an ex-whiskey warehouse fully equipped with 45-foot ceilings for large-scale projects. A wildflower garden—complete with meditation chapel—and a sculpture plaza featuring a 55-foot whirligig beckon visitors to the museum's outdoor space, where envious clouds shape themselves into crude versions of Pietà. Completing any trip, the museum's Sideshow gift shop stuffs shopping bags with an ever-rotating collection of eclectic artwork, jewelry, toys, and more.

800 Key Hwy
Baltimore,
MD
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Arthur Murray 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.

6800 York Rd
Baltimore,
MD
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Designed by founder and renaissance woman Lynne Brick and her accomplished husband, Victor, Brick Bodies and Lynne Brick's health clubs share a fitness cornucopia of group classes, personal-training sessions, and women’s health tips. They stock their workout facilities with premium cardio and strength-training equipment, as well as offer amenities that may include pools, childcare services, and volcano-free saunas. Each of the seven locations sports its own personality, including the Owings Mills and Belvedere facilities, which operate as all-female communities.

The Brick's also employ a team of certified instructors, who lead more than 30 types of group fitness classes, allowing students of all skill levels access to sessions that range from low-impact workouts, such as BodyVive, to more intense courses, such as the kickboxing-inspired BodyCombat classes.

5911 York Rd
Baltimore,
MD
US