Activities in Chesterton

$31 for $125 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Achievement Martial Arts

Achievement Martial Arts

Portage

One month of classes with white belt included; develop confidence, focus, and self-discipline

$125 $31

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Two or Five 30-Minute Private Dance Lessons for an Individual or Couple at Fred Astaire Dance Studios (85% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studios

Multiple Locations

Instructor teaches American, Latin American, and other social dancing styles, adapting the lessons to the individual or couples skill level

$200 $30

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Six Personal Training Sessions with Diet and Weight-Loss Consultation from Too Strong Personal Training (65% Off)

Too Strong Personal Training

Valparaiso

Six personal workouts and a personal diet plan help to get you started on your fitness goals!

$180 $63

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Visit to a Haunted Military Base for Two or Four at Tour of Terror (Up to 44% Off)

Tour of Terror

Nike Missile Base C-47

Visitors tour the spooky Nike Missile Base C-47, a former Army base reclaimed by nature and possibly some disturbed spirits

$40 $25

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$60 for $100 Worth of Boxing — Fighting Concepts Academy

Fighting Concepts Academy

Hobart

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

$100 $60

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18 Holes of Golf with Cart Rental for Two or Four at South Gleason Golf Course (Up to 56% Off)

South Gleason Golf Course

Gary

Play 18 holes of golf on beautiful bent-grass course with aid of cart

$54 $29

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Cirque Italia at Southlake Mall or Louis Joliet Mall on October 24–November 2 (Up to 41% Off)

Cirque Italia

Multiple Locations

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Capering clowns, strongmen, and death-defying acrobats perform atop a water-filled stage during a two-hour spectacle

$37 $22

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One Month Unlimited Tae Kwon Do Package for One or Two at Crown Point Black Belt Academy (Up to 93% Off)

Crown Point Black Belt Academy

Winfield

Students learn discipline and self-defense fundamentals from champion teachers

$429 $29

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60-Minute Cooking Class for One, Two, or Four at Just a Dash Catering (Up to 58% Off)

Just a Dash Catering

Highland

Small cooking classes teach hands-on skills in a convivial, intimate environment

$65 $35

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One Golf Simulator Session for Two or Four with Pitchers of Beer at Gimme Golf (50% Off)

Gimme Golf

Highland

Golf simulator transports players to famous courses around the world; pitchers of beer included

$50 $25

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Four 60- or 90-Minute Dance Classes at Midwest Training and Ice Center (Up to 63% Off)

Midwest Training and Ice Center

Crown Point

Learn rug-cutting moves in classes dedicated to dance styles such as hip-hop, jazz, and ballet

$95 $35

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Yoga Class Packages at YOUnique Yoga of NWI (Up to 75% Off). Three Options Available.

YOUnique Yoga of NWI

Multiple Locations

Studio can be heated up to 99 degrees to melt muscles into stretches during sessions from beginner yoga to Vinyasa classes

$48 $24

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One, Two, or Three Dance Classes a Week for One Month at Origins Dance Academy (Up to 55% Off)

Origins Dance Academy

Multiple Locations

Kids aged 3–18 learn dance fundamentals during jazz, ballet, hip-hop, lyrical, tap, acrobatic, and turns & leaps classes

$60 $27

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$99 for One Month of Self-Defense Boot Camp at Northwest Indiana Martial Arts Academy ($358 Value)

Northwest Indiana Martial Arts Academy

Schererville

Students kick off the new year with one month of self-defense classes that will teach them important grappling moves as well as confidence

$358 $99

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Boot Camp or Zumba Classes for One or Two at Fresh Start Nutrition (Up to 63% Off)

Fresh Start Nutrition

Schererville

Boot camp sessions include well-rounded full-body workouts; Zumba classes help shed pounds to the sounds of upbeat Latin rhythms

$60 $29

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Personal-Training Sessions with Hydromassage at Priority Fitness Personal Training Center (62% Off)

Priority Fitness Personal Training Center

Munster

Personal trainer tailors workouts to meet clients' individual goals; hydromassage targets tired muscles with heated jets of water

$119 $45

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30 Minutes of Laser Tag for Two, Four, or Eight at Zig-E’s Funland (Up to 54% Off)

Zig-E's Funland

St. John

On an outdoor laser tag field with shelters and barrels for cover, up to 36 players simultaneously battle for 30 minutes

$30 $15

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$39 for 18 Holes of Golf for Two with Cart at Tuckaway Golf Club in Crete (Up to $88 Value)

Tuckaway Golf Club

Crete

Lush green fairways situated around pine and oak trees make up 6,225 yards of golf course designed by John Ellis in 1960

$88 $39

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5 or 10 Weekday or Weekend Open-Play Passes at Jump N' Jam Playland (Up to 58% Off)

Jump N' Jam Playland

Calumet City

Inflatable bounce houses, jungle gyms, slides, obstacle courses, and basketball courts

$40 $19

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Bowling for Up to Six People or Kids’ Bowling-Party Package for Up to Eight at Castaways Bowl (Up to 72% Off)

Castaways Bowl

Calumet City

Up to six friends bowl for two hours; up to eight children enjoy 1.5 hours of bowling with a pizza party

$68 $19

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Dance Lessons at Premiere Dance Studio (Up to 64% Off). Three Options Available.

Premiere Dance Studio

Premiere Dance Studio

Expert instructors lead students of all levels through social dances such as tango, waltz, and swing

$35 $14.99

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60-Minute Indoor Horseback-Riding Lesson for Two or Four at Green Acres Ranch (Up to 56% Off)

Green Acres Ranch

Dyer

Indoor horseback riding lessons allow riders to stay active and bond with horses no matter what the weather

$100 $49

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5 or 10 Open-Play Sessions at FunFlatables (Up to 56% Off)

FunFlatables

Multiple Locations

Indoor playgrounds house colorful, air-filled obstacle courses, slides, and bounce castles

$80 $35

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Admission and Pie Pumpkins for Two, Four, or Six to Settlers Pond Shelter (Up to 61% Off)

Settlers Pond Shelter

Beecher

Animal shelter and family farm hosts petting zoo and autumnal activities including a pumpkin patch

$30 $15

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Horsemanship Class and a Riding Lesson at Hannaberry Farm (Up to 64% Off). Four Options Available.

Hannaberry Farm

Crete

Introductory class covers grooming and horsemanship; riding lesson teaches English-style riding and dressage fundamentals

$125 $49

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Roller Skating with Skate Rentals for Two, Four, or Six at Glenwood Roller Rink (Up to 57% Off) 

Glenwood Roller Rink

Glenwood

To the sounds of festive music, groups of 2, 4, or 6 glide across hardwood rink— where actors in rollerskating film Roll Bounce practiced

$21 $9.50

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Six Training Sessions from Reconstructured Fitness (55% Off)

Reconstructured Fitness

Homewood

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

$600 $270

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10 or 20 Classes at Pure Indoor Cycling Studio (Up to 70% Off)

PURE Indoor Cycling Studio

Evergreen Park

State-of-the-art indoor bicycles provide exercisers with an invigorating workout while motivating music plays in the background

$130 $39

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Four Weekly 30-, 45-, or 60-Minute Private Music Lessons at American Music Institute (Up to 56% Off)

American Music Institute

Multiple Locations

Weekly one-on-one music lessons for voice or instruments including saxophone, violin, piano, guitar, trumpet, clarinet, and oboe

$120 $60

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Bowling with Shoe Rental, Pizza, and Beer for Up to 6 or 12 People at Lakewood Bowl (Up to 53% Off)

Lakewood Bowl

Richton Park

This family-friendly bowling center has updated lanes, an on-site bar and grill, and a barbershop located inside

$69.49 $34

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Yoga Classes at The Hart Wellness Center (70% Off)

The Hart Wellness Center

Flossmoor

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

$84 $25

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One 60-Minute Private Guitar Lesson with Family Member or Friend from Eric Mantel ($45 Value) 

Eric Mantel

Matteson

A guitar instructor for more than three decades, Eric Mantel teaches students myriad techniques with inspiration from guitar greats

$45 $22.50

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Learn to Cook Raw Food With a Chef

Raw Food "Cooking" Class at Green Spirit

Green Spirit

Linda Szarkowski reveals the benefits of forgoing open flames with nutritious recipes for kale salad, zucchini noodles, and chocolate mousse

$45 $45

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Rooftop View of Foo Fighters Concert at Wrigley Field with Food and Drink on Saturday, August 29 (Up to 44% Off)

Foo Fighters

1048 Sky Lounge and Rooftop

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Watch the Foo Fighters play their massive hits and new material inspired by a cross-country road trip while enjoying barbecue and drinks

$301.28 $169

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Beyond the Score with Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Center

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Pianist Yuja Wang explores Ravel; multimedia Boulez celebration

$92 $41

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$25 for Two-Hour Stand Up Paddleboard Rental from Chicago Water Sport Rentals (Half Off)

Chicago Water Sport Rentals

Chicago

Stand up paddleboarders can explore the wilds of Lake Michigan and enjoy the Chicago skyline

$50 $25

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10 or 20 Kickboxing or Mixed Martial Arts Classes at Keller's Martial Arts (Up to 81% Off)

Keller's Martial Arts

Avondale

Mixed martial arts and kickboxing classes get participants kicking, punching, and perspiring as they burn calories and bolster fitness

$200 $39

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Six-Week Swim Package with One or Two Lessons per Week and Swim Cap at British Swim School (Up to 53% Off)

British Swim School

Multiple Locations

Kids ages 3 months and older explore swimming and water-safety techniques under the careful supervision of trained teachers

$187 $93

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Bowling-League Registration for an Individual or a Team from Players Sport & Social Group (40% Off)

Players Sport & Social Group

Seven Ten Lounge & Lanes

Coed bowling teams play each other at Seven Ten Lounge & Lanes

$99 $59

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General or VIP Bowlloween Admission for Two at Lucky Strike Lanes (Up to 50% Off)

Bowlloween

Lucky Strike

Costumed bowlers ages 21 and up enjoy drink specials at Lucky Strike Lanes on Halloween

$30 $15

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Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players – cp2 at Jazz Showcase on November 3 at 8 p.m. Up to 40% Off)

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Jazz Showcase

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The Chicago Philharmonic’s jazz chamber ensemble dives into the work of one of its own: composer and saxophonist Jim Gailloreto

$20 $12

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One Adult or Child Discovery Pass to The Field Museum (Up to 31% Off)

The Field Museum

Central Chicago

Explore ancient Egypt, see SUE the T. rex, and get access to temporary exhibitions exploring subjects like biomechanics

$18 $12.50

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"This Business Is Murder" for Two at Harold Washington Cultural Center on Friday, November 7 (Up to 73% Off)

"This Business is Murder"

Harold Washington Cultural Center

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When it comes to the murder of candy magnate Sir Alan Sweetener, everyone—including his family—has motive and means

$150 $40

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$12 for a Movie for Two with Popcorn at The Logan Theatre ($20 Value)

The Logan Theatre

Logan Square

Historic theater features current releases and classic films

$20 $12

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The 80's & 90's Flashback Jam at Riviera Theatre on Saturday, November 8, at 9 p.m. (Up to 30% Off)

The 80's & 90's Flashback Jam

The Riviera Theatre

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Enjoy the biggest dance hits of the ’80s and ’90s performed by C+C Music Factory’s Freedom Williams, Sequal, and Shannon

$40.08 $28

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Explore the Kinetics of Chicago's Massive Moving Bridges

One-Hour Bridge Lift Tour

Near North Side

Walk along the Chicago River with a retired civil engineer who explains the history and architecture of the city's movable bridges

$15 $15

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Three-Hour Walking Food Tour for One or Two from Sidewalk Food Tours of Chicago (Up to 41% Off)

Sidewalk Food Tours of Chicago

Multiple Locations

Local guides talk about the architecture and history of River North or Wicker Park while stopping at places such as Xoco and Antique Taco

$55 $34

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Groupon Technology Test Deal

Groupon Desk Calendar

Groupon

$2 $1

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V103 R&B and Old School Fest at UIC Pavilion on Saturday, November 29, at 6:30 p.m. (Up to 45% Off)

V103 R&B and Old School Fest

UIC Pavilion

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Keith Sweat joins the Isley Brothers, and Mint Condition for an evening of old-school R&B hits

$61.50 $33.99

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"A Bright Room Called Day" at Chemically Imbalanced Theater on November 7, 8, or 9 (Up to 42% Off)

"A Bright Room Called Day"

Chemically Imbalanced Theater

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Artists in 1930s Germany fail to take action against a rising dictatorship, while a woman in 1980s America struggles with a similar dilemma

$33.04 $19

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Two-Day Visit for Two or Green Season Pass for Two at Randolph Street Market (Up to 50% Off)

Randolph Street Market

West Loop

250+ vendors collect vintage furniture, art, fashions, antiques, estate jewelry, & fancy foods to sell at seasonally themed weekend markets

$10 $5

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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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Latino Comedy Night Starring Gina Brillon at Castle on November 9 at 7 p.m. (Up to 55% Off)

Latino Comedy Night starring Gina Brillon

Castle

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Popular New York comedian seen on Comedy Central and in The Fluffy Movie scores huge laughs in a chic nightclub

$22.09 $10

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"Desperate 2" at Carver Military Academy High School on November 8 or 9 (Up to 47% Off)

"Desperate 2"

Carver Military Academy High School

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Award-winning singers star in world-premiere drama exploring themes of family, love, and faith

$75 $40

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ComedySportz or The Blue Show Improv Show for One or Two with Drinks Through December 13 (Up to 53% Off)

ComedySportz

Lakeview

Comedians add a dash of competitiveness to short-form improv shows, with teams vying for the most audience laughs

$41.25 $24

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The Second City's Deep Cuts or Improv All-Stars at UP Comedy Club on September 1–November 10 (Up to 43% Off)

The Second City's Deep Cuts or Improv All-Stars

UP Comedy Club

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Annoyance Theatre founder Mick Napier directs a cast of top improv talent; revue about living in the Internet age collects past sketches

$24.50 $17

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Kids Soccer Training with Current MLS Professionals Program at Kick It Right (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Kick It Right

Rauner YMCA

Children 7–12 learn sportsmanship, ball control, footwork, and offensive and defensive skills during practices and scrimmages

$150 $75

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5 or 10 Hula-Hooping from Cindy Huston (Up to 54% Off)

Cindy Huston

Ganesha Yoga and Adventures in Fitness

Learn basic hula-hooping techniques, such as hooping at the waist and above the head

$90 $45

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Tour by Bus for Two or Four from Chicago Crime Tours (Up to 53% Off)

Chicago Crime Tours

Chicago

Learn about more than 100 years of Chicago’s crime history in a 90-minute tour of famous crime scenes and landmarks

$79.90 $38

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$39 for 10 Yoga or Pilates Classes from The Yoga Boutique ($135 Value)

The Yoga Boutique

Lakeview

Intimate studio offers yoga and Pilates classes focused on improving clients’ physical and mental health in a noncompetitive atmosphere

$135 $39

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Social Power Hour Presents Drink Local Chicago for One or Two (Up to 60% Off). 12 Options Available.

Social Power Hour

Chicago Union Station Great Hall

Imbibe the beverages from local breweries, wineries, and distilleries

$50 $25

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"You Had Me at En Vogue" for Two at The Second City on November 1–December 6 (Up to 42% Off)

"You Had Me at En Vogue"

Donny's Skybox Theatre

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Cast of Urban Twist skewers pop culture and stereotypes in their latest revue

$26 $15

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Tributes to Nirvana, Beastie Boys, Weezer, Tool & More at The Cubby Bear on October 10–December 6 (Up to 46% Off)

Cubby Bear

Cubby Bear

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Rock out with tributes to Rage Against the Machine, Sublime, Pearl Jam, Beastie Boys, Tool, and more at this Wrigleyville hotspot

$9.95 $7

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The Last Speakeasy at Chicago History Museum on Thursday, December 4

Chicago History Museum: The Last Speakeasy

Chicago History Museum

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Celebrate the 81st anniversary of Prohibition’s repeal with live music, dancing, craft cocktails, and guest speaker

$55 $55

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Uncover the Secrets of the Human Body at an Autopsy Seminar

Autopsy Seminar

International Museum of Surgical Science

The founder of the Autopsy Center of Chicago fields questions about death and the body during a slideshow

$50 $50

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Ivan Amodei's "Intimate Illusions" on November 28–30 (Up to 47% Off)

"Ivan Amodei's Intimate Illusions"

Ritz-Carlton Chicago

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An award-winning magician dazzles with carefully wrought illusions and witty banter, accompanied by a live cellist

$85 $45

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Comedy Show for Two or Four at iO Theater Through January 14 (Up to 50% Off)

iO Chicago

iO Improv

The troupe has spawned hordes of comic luminaries in the last 30 years, including Mike Myers, Chris Farley, and Tina Fey

$28 $14

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Scotch Tasting for One or Two from EventGeekUSA at Revel on Saturday, December 13, at 6 p.m. (Up to 80% Off)

EventGeekUSA

West Loop

Spend two hours sampling scotch whiskey from six distilleries, listening to smooth jazz, and snacking on light appetizers

$149 $39

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5 or 10 Fitness Classes at Wilson Fitness Studios (Up to 84% Off)

Wilson Fitness Studios

West Loop

High-intensity FIT Method classes challenge strength and cardiovascular fitness and Fitness After Baby classes help new mothers get fit

$90 $15

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Day Trip to Michigan Wine Country with Lunch, Tastings, and Round-Trip Transportation Included (47% Off)

Michigan Wine-County Day Trip

Chicago

Visit 4 Michigan wineries and taste up to 20 wines during a 9-hour excursion with a hearty lunch and round-trip transportation included

$150 $79

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"The Empire Brings Sexy Back: A Star Wars Burlesque" or "Holy Bouncing Boobies: A Batman Burlesque" (Up to 39% Off)

"Empire Brings Sexy Back" or "Holy Bouncing Boobies: A Batman Burlesque"

Gorilla Tango Theatre

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Performers sling jokes and shed clothes during burlesque parodies of “Batman” and “The Empire Strikes Back”

$33 $20

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Admission for Two, Four, or Six to National Hellenic Museum (Up to 53% Off)

National Hellenic Museum

West Town

Explore Greek culture and history inside a gorgeous 40,000 sq.-ft. limestone building filled with Greek-themed artwork and exhibits

$20 $10

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$20 for a Movie Package for Two with Drinks and Popcorn at the Gene Siskel Film Center (Up to $35.50 Value)

Gene Siskel Film Center

The Loop

See an independent, international, or classic film while sipping soda and eating popcorn at a major hub of the Chicago film community

$35.50 $20

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Burlesque Lessons for Two, Four, or Six, or an Eight-Week Burlesque Course for One at Vaudezilla (Up to 57% Off)

Vaudezilla

Chicago

Classes in artful vaudevillian dance led by a company that has hosted more than 200 shows in Chicago

$130 $59

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Three Games of Bowling for Two or Two Hours of Cosmic Bowling for Ten at Waveland Bowl (Up to 51% Off)

Waveland Bowl

North Center

Classic, 50-year-old alley equipped with 40 state-of-the-art lanes, computerized scoring, and billiards tables

$19 $10

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One-Year Membership to DuSable Museum of African American History (50% Off). Four Options Available.

DuSable Museum of African American History

Washington Park

Examine tales and artifacts of African American history with studies of African nations, murals, and even an animatronic Harold Washington

$60 $30

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Eight Drop-In Fitness Classes or 3 or 12 Months of Unlimited Classes at Corefitness Chicago (Up to 61% Off)

Corefitness Chicago

Goose Island

One-hour, co-ed and gender-specific classes promote strength and control body fat with fundamental resistance and free-weight strengthening

$150 $59

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Walking Tour from WendyCity (Up to 51% Off). Two Options Available.

WendyCity

Multiple Locations

Tour the Mag Mile and learn some of its history during a relaxed walk before the stores open

$50 $25

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Chocolate Tour of Chicago with Six Tastings for One, Two, or Four from Great Food Tours (Up to 60% Off)

Great Food Tours

Chicago

Sample Aztec chocolate drinks, cupcakes, truffles, and chocolate donuts during two-hour chocolate tour along the Magnificent Mile

$50 $25

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Leading an athletic lifestyle doesn't just improve one's health or make full-length mirrors feel better about what they're reflecting. It has the power to influence others to do the same, boosting the spirits and extending the lifespans of entire towns; and that what drives Cause 2 Compete. Committed to social and environmental awareness, the athletic-event company partners with communities to deliver charity races that enhance communal relationships and aid environmental causes. With their array of fun runs, including the Dawn of the Dunes course, Twisted Turkey Trail race, and We Run This Town series, Cause 2 Compete brings athletes together for scenic marathons that help enrich their locales.

Marquette Park Pavilion
Miller Beach,
IN
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Since 1995, the staff at Classic Bodyworks 24 Hour Gym & Fitness has kept the family-owned fitness studio in pristine condition?and now, it's accessible to members at any hour, day or night. Long lines of ellipticals and treadmills await inside, in addition to a variety of free-weights, machines, and little notes hidden here and there that simply read, "Flex." A number of group aerobics classes are also available to members in the airy studio. Personal trainers are frequently on-hand to work with visitors and help reach fitness or weight-loss goals.

6020 Central Ave.
Portage,
IN
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Inside Amhurst Asylum, which is rumored to have housed a real psychiatric hospital in the 1920s, things have gone terribly awry. Those who venture into its depths find remnants of what Dr. Amhurst was experimenting with before the asylum was shut down. His experiments were far ranging and often involved gruesome transplants of limbs and organs, all in the hopes of saving his wife from a degenerative disease. Some of his patients still roam the halls, and attempt to reclaim their phantom limbs from unsuspecting visitors in the asylum's darkest corners. The grounds are so scary, in fact, that only the most seasoned adventurers may enter—children younger than 10 aren't allowed in, and children younger than 13 must be accompanied by an adult or Poltergeist-protection vest.

228 South 500 West
Valparaiso,
IN
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Cardinal Fitness provides a throng of workout amenities in a fully equipped epicenter of exercise. Bolster blood-pumping organs with sophisticated cardio equipment while buttressing biceps and shaping solar plexuses on top-notch strength-training equipment. Although Austrian bodybuilders have pumped the world's iron supply to dangerously low levels, Cardinal still provides enough of the strength-fortifying mineral for a wide array of free weights. Your personal training session will give you a jump-start at the gym and enhance subsequent workouts by providing you with information on the best exercises for your body, as well as individualized advice for achieving fitness goals.

1805 Lincolnway
Valparaiso,
IN
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St. Julian is Michigan’s oldest, largest and most awarded winery. This family-owned winery, founded by Mariano Meconi in 1921, is nestled in the picturesque fruit-growing region along the southern shore of Lake Michigan. Today, grandson, David Braganini, has adopted the family tradition of wine making.

9145 Union Pier Rd
Union Pier,
MI
US

For their willingness to brave the winter waters of Lake Michigan, the hosts of NBC’s Today Show called the crew at Third Coast Surf Shop a “philosophical group of hardy souls.” The surfers have accepted their lot in life with cheer, working with what they have by pioneering the art of lake surfing. They’ve also shown up on the CBS's The Early Show, National Public Radio, and Newsweek in their effort to expose Midwesterners to surfing and paddleboarding and expound upon the advantages of the Great Lakes as a surfing venue. Along the sweeping shorelines, six quadrillion gallons of fresh water rise up in wind-generated waves, which are more manageable for beginners than the larger swells in the ocean and less likely to contain depressing submarines tangled in plastic bags. When not fitting patrons with paddleboards, the team of instructors leads camps, where young surfers find their sea legs, construct sand castles, and play soccer while building social skills.:

110 North Whittaker Street
New Buffalo,
MI
US

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