Things To Do In Casas Adobes

One or Two Months of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Joyful Hearts Yoga (Up to 55% Off)

Joyful Hearts Yoga

Multiple Locations

Trained yoga instructors lead classes split into different levels, including those geared toward expectant mothers, kids, or seniors

$50 $25

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One or Three Pole Fitness Classes at Centre Stage Dance Studio (Up to 67% Off)

Centre Stage Dance Studio

Oro Valley

Double-certified pole instructor teaches classes that combine fun with a great workout

$25 $10

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5 or 10 Personal-Training Sessions from Tasha Kouri Personal Training (Up to 70% Off)

Tasha Kouri Personal training

Multiple Locations

NASM-certified personal trainer helps clients achieve their fitness goals

$225 $79

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$28 for $80 Worth of Personal Fitness Program — LifeChangersTucson

Life Changers Tucson

Northern Heights

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

$80 $28

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Fear Fest Halloween Party with Benny Benassi at The Slaughterhouse on Saturday, November 1, at 7 p.m. (Up to 45% Off)

Fear Fest Halloween Party with Benny Benassi

The Slaughterhouse

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Chainsaw-wielding clowns, brain-eating zombies, and blood-hungry butchers attend a concert headlined by DJ Benny Benassi

$42.93 $25

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Outing for Two or Four with Game of Laser Tag and 18 Holes of Mini Golf at Funtasticks Family Fun Park (50% Off)

Funtasticks Family Fun Park

Funtasticks

Guests suit up for laser tag in three-level, 5,200-square-foot indoor arena, then pursue pars at one of two 18-hole miniature golf courses

$30 $15

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Two Hours of Jump Time with Foam-Pit Access at AZ Air Time Tucson (Up to 60% Off). Four Options Available.

AZ Air Time

Marana

Jump center includes 5,000-square-foot trampoline, two dodgeball courts, basketball hoops, and a foam pit.

$14 $6

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Short-Track Racing Experience or Ride-Along at Rusty Wallace Racing Experience (Up to 60% Off)

Rusty Wallace Racing Experience

Tucson Speedway

Professional drivers sate passengers' need for speed in stock cars during exciting ride-alongs and racing experiences

$99 $49

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$59 for Scavenger Dash for a Team of 2 from Sierra Adventure Sports on November 9 ($127.59 Value)

Sierra Adventure Sports

Tucson

Teams of two traverse the streets of Tucson as they find clues, collect items, take pictures, and complete challenges

$127.59 $59

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

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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One-Year Individual or Family Membership to the Arizona State Museum on the University of Arizona Campus

Arizona State Museum

University of Arizona

Museum explores Southwest Indian history and contemporary life through 3,000,000 artifacts, film, interactive exhibits & immersive programs

$40 $20

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3 Weeks of Boot Camp Classes from Rejuv Medical Southwest (70% Off)

Rejuv Medical Southwest

Tucson

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

$167 $50

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10 or 20 Youth and Adult Martial Arts Classes at Gracie Barra Tucson (Up to 75% Off)

Gracie Barra Tucson

Tucson

Certified Brazilian jiujitsu trainers teach takedowns and grappling techniques in spacious 2,400-square-foot facility

$200 $59

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Guided Motorcycle Tours for One or Two with Optional Bike Rental at Dynamic Motorcycle Tours (Up to 53% Off)

Dynamic Motorcycle Tours

Office

Led by experienced guides, riders explore breathtaking wine country as they follow the famous Apache Trail or the roads to Tombstone

$80 $39

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Two or Four 60-Minute Horseback Riding Lessons at Lucky Charm Riding Center (Up to 54% Off)

Lucky Charm Riding Center

Linda Vista Citrus

Instructors help students develop confidence and coordination during 60-minute horseback-riding lessons suited for riders of all levels

$60 $30

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One or Two Months of Taekwondo and Aikido Classes at Martial Arts of Tucson (Up to 78% Off)

Martial Arts of Tucson

Ward 6

Gain self-confidence while learning powerful taekwondo strikes or elegant aikido takedowns

$159 $39

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One or Three 60-Minute Private Golf Lessons with Club Fitting at Corey Baehman Golf (Up to 62% Off)

Corey Baehman Golf

Tucson

PGA member with 17 years of teaching experience works closely with players of all abilities to meet golfing goals

$110 $49

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$33 for $60 Worth of Services at Barbea Williams Performing Company

Barbea Williams Performing Company

Dunbar Springs

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

$60 $33

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Arthouse-Movie Outing with One Large Popcorn for Two or Three at The Loft Cinema (Up to 55% Off)

The Loft Cinema

Palo Verde

Nonprofit independent arthouse screens indie, foreign, and cult-classic films accompanied by popcorn with real butter

$25 $11

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Four Music Classes, Dance Classes, or Four Private Music or Dance Lessons at Music & Dance Academy (Up to 54% Off)

Music & Dance Academy

Multiple Locations

Group music classes introduce children to the basics of guitar or piano; group dance classes cover ballet, jazz, hip-hop, or tap

$72 $35

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Fused-Dichroic-Jewelry- or Lattice-Vase-Making Workshop for One or Two at Tucson Stained Glass (Up to 52% Off)

Tucson Stained Glass

Grant Square Shopping Center

Students of all experience levels utilize an assortment of glass materials to create colorful jewelry or lattice vases

$125 $60

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Two-Month Membership or Two Personal Training Sessions and a Body Age Assessment at Prestige Fitness (Up to 83% Off)

Prestige Fitness

Catalina Foothills

24-hour fitness center offers memberships with complimentary training session; two personal training sessions include a body age assessment

$150 $39

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$24 for $80 Worth of Personal Fitness Program — Arizona Combat Academy

Arizona Combat Academy

Tucson

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

$80 $24

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8 or 12 Reformer Pilates Classes at PerFit Pilates (Up to 52% Off)

PerFit Pilates

Tucson

Instructors lead students through Joseph Pilates' core-strengthening routine

$147 $69.99

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Four Same-Day Go-Kart Races for One, Two, or Four at Xtreme Fun Spot (Half Off)

Xtreme Fun Spot

Marana

Individuals, pairs, or groups zip around a specialized track in easy-to-drive karts

$30 $15

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10 or 20 Fitness or Self-Defense Classes at Ultima Self-Defense and Fitness LLC (Up to 74% Off)

Ultima Self Defense and Fitness

Multiple Locations

Fitness and self-defense classes tone muscle and build confidence in adults and kids who spar, grapple, and swing kettlebells

$150 $39

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Two Hours of Billiards and Two Drinks for Two or Four at Pockets Pool & Pub (Up to 63% Off)

Pockets Pool & Pub

Pockets Pool & Pub

Players at 18 tables sip beers, cocktails, and soda

$40 $15

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$50 for $99 Groupon — National Taekwondo Association

National Taekwondo Association

Multiple Locations

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

$99 $50

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Monument Valley Tour for Two or Four from Redstone Tours (Up to 41% Off)

Redstone Tours

On Location

Explore historic Cameron Trading Post and Monument Valley Tribal Park; observe the Painted Desert; eat lunch overlooking Monument Valley

$438 $259

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Five or Ten Semi-Private Pilates Classes or Three Private Pilates Classes at Red Monkey Studio (Up to 78% Off)

Red Monkey Studio

Catalina Foothills Estates

Groups of four flex aboard Pilates equipment during quartet classes; students receive one-on-one instruction during private sessions

$175 $39

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Haunted Walking Tour for Two or Four with Ghost-Hunting Equipment from Spirit Expeditions (48% Off)

Spirit Expeditions

Tucson

A two-hour walking tour covers the creepy history of Tuscon's most haunted areas, such as the Fox Theater

$50 $25.99

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Four or Eight Belly-Dancing Classes at Xanadu Dance Studio (54% Off)

Xanadu Dance Studio

Grant/Country Club

Experienced instructor gets torsos moving in upbeat studio with 13 morning or evening time slots offered weekly for various levels

$48 $22

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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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Two or Five Belly-Dancing Classes at Belly Dance Tucson (Up to 54% Off)

Belly Dance Tucson

Sam Hughes

Belly dance instructors lead students through the basic motions, seductive sashays, and body language of the rhythmic ancient art

$24 $11

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Argentine Tango Classes at Learn To Tango (Up to 74% Off). Three Options Available.

Learn to Tango

Tucson

Experienced instructors teach students the classic steps and movements of the social Argentine tango in private and group settings

$110 $29

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$16 for One-Week Beginner Rock-Climbing Package at The Bloc climbing + fitness ($30 Value)

The Bloc climbing + fitness

Bear Canyon

State-of-the art gym boasts modern equipment, bouldering slabs, myriad top ropes, and diverse climbing routes up challenging walls

$30 $16

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10 or 20 Yoga or Pilates Classes at HeartStone Studio (Up to 54% Off)

HeartStone Studio

Tucson

This welcoming second-floor studio offers yoga classes for beginners, kids, and experienced yogis, plus Pilates and meditation sessions

$70 $35

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4 or 10 Open-Gym Sessions at Tumbleweeds Gymnastics (Up to 51% Off)

Tumbleweeds Gymnastics

Ward 1

1.5 hours of time to play and practice on gymnastics equipment for ages 6+

$40 $20

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Six-Week Outdoor Group Fitness Program at Trumi (60% Off)

Trumi

Ward 2

All fitness levels are welcome to join outdoor group boot-camp classes which burn calories and help participants get in shape

$340 $135

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Three Personal-Training Sessions with Optional 21-Day Boot Camp at SWAT Fitness (Up to 82% Off)

SWAT Fitness

NW Location

Personal trainers help individuals achieve fitness goals; boot camp incorporates high-intensity circuit training

$195 $49

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$49 for Six 30-Minute Private Training Sessions at Precision Personal Training ($150 Value)

Precision Personal Training

Tucson

Personal trainers work with clients during fitness assessment and nutrition plan, as well as a series of one-on-one workout sessions

$150 $49

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10 or 20 CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Purgatory (Up to 62% Off)

CrossFit Purgatory

Ward 6

Certified coaches lead students in scalable CrossFit workouts with elements of weightlifting, gymnastics, and kettlebell training

$120 $49

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$149 for Nine Private Training Sessions at Ignite Fitness ($405 Value)

Ignite Fitness

Vista Del Monte

Get muscles burning and pores sweating during one-on-one workout sessions with a professional trainer

$405 $149

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$20 for $80 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Cordao De Ouro Tucson

Cordao De Ouro Tucson

Tucson

Capoeira can help to build strength and flexibility

$80 $20

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Fused-Glass Class for One, Two, or Four at Glass Illusions (Up to 58% Off)

Glass Illusions

Bear Canyon

Apply newly learned skills and glass-fusing techniques to create a vase or plate

$100 $49

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One, Three, or Six Customized Chemical Peels at Everlasting Images Institute (Up to 58% Off)

Everlasting Images Institute

Ward 1

Chemical peel reduces fine lines and boosts collagen production after deep cleansing and toning; cool mask and moisturizer also included

$90 $45

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Four Dance Classes or One Month of Unlimited Dance Classes at Danser Studio (Up to 62% Off)

Danser Studio

Saint Philip's Plaza

Ballet, hip hop, PowerBarre, and modern dance classes for kids, teens, and adults in a 1,400 sq. ft. studio

$52 $26

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Personal Training or 21 Days of Unlimited Group Fitness for One or Two at Psychosomatic Fitness (Up to 60% Off)

Psychosomatic Fitness

Tucson

One-on-one personal training and boot camps and group-fitness classes help exercisers reach their goals

$147 $59

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Yoga Connection (Up to 67% Off)

Yoga Connection

Midtown

Studio offers classes for students of all ages and ability levels, including prenatal yoga, chair yoga, and kids' classes

$90 $39

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10 or 15 Classes at Mindful Yoga Studio (Up to 51% Off)

Mindful Yoga Studio

Ward 6

Instructors introduce beginners to foundational steps in yoga basics and challenge experienced students in mixed-level classes

$80 $39

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One, Three, or Six Months of Outdoor Boot Camp at Xtreme Sports and Fitness (50% Off)

Xtreme Sports and Fitness

Multiple Locations

Take your workout outside with boot camp

$90 $45

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10 or 20 Cardio Kung Fu Classes or One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at A-Long's Kung Fu Academy (Up to 76% Off)

A-Long's Kung Fu Academy

East Tucson

Instructors lead full-body workouts that focus on flexibility, core strength, and cardiovascular health in half-hour cardio kung fu classes

$100 $29

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One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes for One or Two at Parsons Training (Up to 67% Off)

Parsons Training

Tucson

Group fitness classes five days a week, including women-only offerings, sessions for older exercisers, and the sports-focused Warrior Fit

$75 $29

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Three or Six 60-Minute Personal Training Sessions for One or Two from Emmett's Total Fitness (Up to 61% Off)

Emmett's Total Fitness

Marcel's Fitness & Athletics

Certified personal trainer helps people from all walks of life achieve healthier lives and fitter physiques during one-on-one sessions

$210 $89

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$29 for Two Months of Unlimited Kenpo Classes at American Institute of Kenpo ($99 Value) 

American Institute of Kenpo

Multiple Locations

With roots in ancient techniques, kenpo karate teaches self-defense with fitness training as a bonus

$99 $29

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Kickboxing or X-treme Fitness Classes at Force Kickboxing & Fittness (Up to 71% Off)

Force Kickboxing & Fittness

Myers

Trainers help clients reach their goals with kickboxing's blend of martial arts and boxing or X-treme Fitness's intense functional training

$100 $39

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$27 for a One-Hour Bowling Package for Four with Pizza and Arcade Games at Bedroxx Bowling ($56 Value)

Bedroxx Bowling

Marana

Up to four bowlers battle it out on 1 of 30 modern lanes in a 44,000-square-foot entertainment center decked out in prehistoric decor

$56 $27

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30- or 60-Minute Batting-Cage Rental at Centerfield Baseball & Softball Academy (Up to 50% Off)

Centerfield Baseball & Softball Academy

Palo Verde Commerce Center

30,000 sq. ft. indoor baseball and softball facility with cages open 7 days a week and pitching machines set at various speeds

$22 $11

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Intro Scuba or Snorkeling Course, Specialty Diving Course, or Open-Water Course at Desert Divers (Up to 68% Off)

Desert Divers

Tucson

Dedicated instructors lead students through introductory or refresher lessons, specialty classes, and intensive 22-hour open-water courses

$60 $19

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i-Racing Simulator for One, Two, or Four at Musselman Honda Circuit (Up to 55% Off)

Musselman Honda Circuit

Tucson

Racers hunker down into a replica racing seat, complete with wheel, pedals, and a trio of monitors, for the ultimate racing simulation

$39 $19

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Standup Comedy for Two or Four at Laffs Comedy Caffe (Up to 53% Off)

Laffs Comedy Caffe

Broadmoor-Broadway

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32-year-old club keeps chuckles rolling with a nation-touring lineup including Floyd J. Phillips, Nick Hoff, Mark Poolos, and Hippieman

$60 $28

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Six Weeks or Three Months of Unlimited Boot-Camp Sessions at Bodyzen Boot Camps (Up to 63% Off)

Bodyzen Boot Camps

Multiple Locations

30- to 45-minute boot-camp workouts challenge physiques to swing kettlebells, stretch resistance bands & hoist bodyweight

$135 $59

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Two Private Dance Lessons or 10 Group Dance Classes for One or 5 Group Classes for Two (Up to 61% Off)

Shall We Dance

Oak Flower

Group or private lessons in Argentinean tango, salsa, swing, and waltz; expert dance instructors provide consultations

$45 $22

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Paintball Package with Gear Rental & 250 Paintballs Each for Two or Four at Disruptive Paintball (Up to 51% Off)

Disruptive Paintball

Marana

Six paintball fields fill 18 acres of desert landscape with abandoned helicopters, sniper towers, forts, and tunnels

$90 $49

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One-Hour Trail Ride for Two or Four, or Two One-Hour Lessons at Double R Ranch (Up to 39% Off)

Double R Ranch

Picture Rocks

Horseback-riding ranch between Saguaro National Park and the Ironwood Preserve gives riders thousands of acres to explore saddled escapades

$40 $29

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Horseback Trail Ride for One, Two, or Four at Way Out West Ranch (Up to 57% Off)

Way Out West Ranch

Way Out West Ranch

Facility's prime desert location affords it easy access to miles of scenic trails

$75 $37

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Couples Wine-Tasting Package or Double-Date Retreat Package for Four at Passion Cellars (Up to 56% Off)

Passion Cellars

Multiple Locations

Sample Arizona-grown wines, including the fruit syrah, oak-barrel-fermented merlot, and cranberry-agave wine

$40 $18

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5 or 10 CrossFit Classes at GV Crossfit (Up to 85% Off)

GV Crossfit

Green Valley

Intense exercise routines employ functional movements and varied equipment such as tractor tires to build strength, speed, and agility

$150 $29

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"Woven Nation" and "Under the Desert Stars" at Tubac Center of the Arts (Up to 51% Off).

Tubac Center of the Arts

Tubac

The dual exhibit features a collection of Navajo rugs and blankets, as well as Maynard Dixon’s paintings of Arizona landscapes

$10 $6

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Golf Outing for Two or Four or Lesson with Swing Analysis at Rio Rico Golf Resort (Up to 73% Off)

Rio Rico Golf Resort

Rio Rico

Golfers can enjoy a round of golf on this 18-hole, par 72 course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., or improve techniques during lessons

$108 $29

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$149 for a Tandem Skydiving Jump for One from Phoenix Area Skydiving ($299 Value)

Phoenix Area Skydiving

Phoenix Area Skydiving

Tethered to an instructor, skydivers free-fall at up to 120 miles per hour before floating to earth

$299 $149

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Wine Tasting Package for Two or Four at Wilhelm Family Vineyards (Up to 53% Off)

Wilhelm Family Vineyards

Elgin

Guests sample five wines and choose one to sip on in a take-home commemorativ wine glass; experiences include a chocolate & cheese plate

$52 $25

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60-Minute Horseback Ride for Two or Four at Triangle T Guest Ranch (Up to 53% Off)

Triangle T Guest Ranch

Benson

160 acres of southwestern scenery surround horseback riders on excursions through diverse variety of terrain at ranch with rich history

$90 $45

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Admission for Two or Four, or Cochise Club Membership to The Amerind Museum (Up to 51% Off)

The Amerind Museum

Benson

The history of native peoples awakens with archaeological exhibits, galleries, and visits from artists amid a scenic Texas Canyon backdrop

$16 $8

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One 60-Minute Silver-Mine Tour for Two or Four from Goodenough Mine Tour (53% Off)

Good Enough Mine Tour

Tombstone

Guides discuss 19th-century silver-mining techniques, artifacts, and structures while leading groups on an easy romp for all ages

$30 $14

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

Go2Karate

Multiple Locations

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

$324 $20

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$30 for a Two-Hour Trail Ride for One at Don Donnelly's D-Spur Ranch & Riding Stables ($60 Value)

Don Donnelly's D-Spur Ranch & Riding Stables

North Pinal

Guides lead riders into canyons and up mountains in search of wildlife such as coyotes, mule deer, and grazing longhorns

$60 $30

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$49 for Four Weeks of Weekly Swim Lessons at Aqua-Tots Swim Schools ($94 Value)

Aqua Tots

Multiple Locations

Eight levels of swim classes led by highly trained instructors teach up to four students skills ranging from water safety to stroke mastery

$94 $49

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Two or Four Horseback-Riding Lessons at Pirate Performance Horses (Up to 44% Off)

Pirate Performance Horses

Desert View

A ranch arena becomes a sandy stage for lessons that cater to ages 5–75

$80 $45

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The very first ATA Martial Arts opened in 1987, its 25 years of existence encapsulating the training of multiple generations of martial artists. Students trained, grew, had children of their own, and enrolled their kids at the same martial arts school they enjoyed as youths. The program of classes grew and evolved as well, starting with a foundation in taekwondo and growing to incorporate other styles and mixed martial arts training. The teachers now tone bodies using renowned MMA fighter Matt Hughes? personal cage fitness regimen.

6450 N. Oracle Road
Tuscon,
AZ
US

A small group of explorers stands beneath an open dome of night sky as pinpricks of starlight glitter against the expanse's dark blues and blacks. Each spot of light even seems to look much clearer from here—likely because the group is standing 9,157 feet above sea level. At the Stewart Observatory inside Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter at the mountain's summit, scientists guide visitors through the use of gear such as a 32-inch Schulman telescope—the state's largest public viewing telescope—to probe the far reaches of space to learn about celestial phenomena and take in magnified images of the universe just above.

Days and nights at the center bring a slew of learning experiences to budding astronomers. Accompanied by University of Arizona scientists, Discovery Days lead explorations of topics such as tree rings, hummingbirds, and meteorology, frequently beckoning students into the surrounding outdoors. During nightly SkyNights programming, groups summit Mt. Lemmon for a five-hour evening of dining and stargazing at the observatory. One-on-one time with heavenly bodies comes courtesy of Astronomer Nights, wherein site staffers grant singles or pairs lodging, private access to the Schulman telescope, and the chance to contribute directly to the field upon discovering a supernova, nebula, or handlebar mustache on the man in the moon.

Periodically, the scientific team also expounds on specific topics, such as digital celestial imaging, with the public in multiple-day workshops. Each participant builds on the Stewart Observatory's list of achievements since 1970, which include furthering infrared astronomy, surveying the moon for Apollo lunar landings, and searching for near-Earth asteroids.

9800 East Ski Run Road
Mount Lemmon,
AZ
US

The Golf Club at Vistoso’s PGA Director of Instruction Noreen Chrysler draws from 16 years of coaching experience to sculpt rough-edged swings into smooth, dependable motions that result in tee-to-green success. Opt for a package of one or three private lessons and receive one-on-one swing therapy to correct chronic slices, shore up unreliable putting strokes, or determine whether or not your sand wedge is living a fulfilling life. During couples lessons, divot-tearing duos pulverize orbs in unison under Noreen’s watchful eye, allowing clients to learn from the triumphs and mistakes of their cohorts. With each lesson package, clients receive a commensurate number of sessions at the club’s expansive driving range, where clients sidle up to one of more than 20 hitting stalls to launch practice spheres at distant targets or hovering weather balloons of prey.

955 W Vistoso Highlands Dr
Oro Valley,
AZ
US

Offering scenic views of Tucson and the surrounding area, the Mt. Lemmon Ski Valley sky ride (a $9 value for adults and a $5 value for children) allows lounging adventurers to kick back and catch a bird’s-eye view of nature’s bounty without lassoing an albatross. Each sky ride to the summit takes approximately 30 minutes and covers approximately one mile. Departing from an 8,200-foot base, sky riders will climb nearly 1,000 feet into the clouds while soaking in views of the Reef of Rocks, San Pedro Valley, and the mountains of Globe and Phoenix in the distance. Along the way, scan the surroundings for golden eagles, wild turkeys, and more than 200 species of birds, as well as black bears, mountain lions, white-tailed deer, and dodos.

10300 East Ski Run Road
Mount Lemmon,
AZ
US

In 1984, Space Biospheres Ventures purchased a few unassuming acres north of Tucson in the shadow the Santa Catalina Mountains. There, the company expanded its sci-fi-sounding activities?the development of space-colonization technology?and built what would evolve into Biosphere 2.

Designed to re-create Earth's ecosystems, the gigantic glass enclosure (some 7.2 million cubic feet and 91 feet tall in some parts) is famous for housing biospherians in the 1990s. The researchers lived completely sealed inside for extended periods, giving scientists groundbreaking data on human survivability and interaction with particular bionetworks.

The University of Arizona had the 40-acre Biosphere 2 campus donated in 2011, maintaining it as a hub of serious research while expanding its mission to encompass interactive educational outreach. Each year, thousands pass through the on-site labs and classrooms as well as stroll the Biosphere 2 interior to view films, experience multimedia exhibits, or embark on guided tours. Tours venture into the actual ecosystems, allowing earthlings to note biodiversity, smell fresh precipitation in the rain forest, and savor the softness of savannah grassland underfoot until the resident grumpy old man yells at you to get the heck off his lawn. Before their dramatic conclusion at a million-gallon ocean tank, tours delve into the basement to explore the technosphere, where visitors can witness the deep inhales and exhales of the sphere?s respiratory system.

32540 South Biosphere Road
Tucson,
AZ
US

At Danzon! School of Dance, professional dancer and dance instructor L. Perez gets toes tapping for beginners and advanced students with his expertise in more than 20 different styles of partner dances, including ballroom, Latin, swing, and salsa. Single dancers or dancing pairs claim the entire studio space during private lessons, twirling and gliding across the floating Brazilian-cherry-wood floor uninhibited by other dancers or rogue leg warmers.

13008 N Salt Cedar Dr.
Oro Valley,
Arizona
US