Activities in Connecticut

Yannis Pappas at Sports Haven on Saturday, November 29, at 7 p.m. (Up to 35% Off)

The Yannis Pappas

Sports Haven

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Standup shows off the skills that have landed him appearances on Comedy Central, VH1, and Fusion Network

$34 $22

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90-Minute Dance Class for One, Two, or Four, or Private Party for Up to Eight (Up to 75% Off)

Art of Exotic Dancing

Multiple Locations

Alluring choreography is set to music during supportive, confidence-boosting classes and parties

$50 $20

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Black and White Ball at Old Stamford Town Hall on Saturday, November 29 (Up to 53% Off)

Black and White Ball

Old Stamford Town Hall

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“Longé Magazine”’s Black and White Ball treats guests to fine food and a concert by reggae star Omeil

$64.29 $30

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One or Three 30-Minute Private Horseback-Riding Lessons at Forget Me Not Farm (Up to 65% Off)

Forget Me Not Farm

North Salem

30-minute introductory lessons cover riding technique and good horsemanship year round

$85 $34

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Two Indoor Water-Park Passes at CoCo Key Water Resort (Up to 45% Off)

CoCo Key Water Resort

Waterbury

Indoor water park maintained at 84 degrees with three 40-ft. slides, a lazy river, water basketball, and an arcade with more than 55 games

$38 $21

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$49 for One Month of Classes at Bikram Yoga Norwalk ($99 Value)

Bikram Yoga Norwalk

Central Norwalk

In a studio heated to 102–107 degrees, certified instructors lead students of all levels through 26 postures

$99 $49

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$40 for a One-Year Membership and One Month of Classes at The Little Gym (Up to $160 Value). Three Locations.

The Little Gym

Multiple Locations

Kids get to engage in educational physical activities from the age of 4 months and up,honing motor skills and teamwork

$160 $40

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Physical Graffiti: The Led Zeppelin Tribute Band or Satinwood Legendary Songs at Trinity on Main (Up to 41% Off)

Physical Graffiti: The Led Zeppelin Tribute Band and Satinwood Legendary Songs

Trinity on Main

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Physical Graffiti channels Led Zeppelin’s stage show; Satinwood pays tribute to their favorite singer-songwriters from the 1970s

$16.75 $10

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18-Hole Round of Golf for Two with a Cart at Tower Ridge Country Club (Up to 47% Off). Two Options Available.

Tower Ridge Country Club

Simsbury

Take on each challenging hole, using the provided cart to swiftly move your operation to each new spot

$92 $49

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30-Day Fitness Plan for One or Two with Personal Training at The Edge Fitness Clubs (Up to 71% Off)

The Edge Fitness Clubs

Multiple Locations

Dive into getting fit with a comprehensive plan that offers gym membership, personal training, exercise classes, and nutritional guidance

$329 $99

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Children's Museum Visits for Two or Four at Imagine Nation (Up to 50% Off)

Imagine Nation

Bristol

Youngsters aged 2–8 explore three floors of interactive, enlightening exhibits, including an art studio and model ESPN set

$14 $8

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Two Lessons and One Practice Party or Five Lessons and Three Parties at Fred Astaire Dance Studio (Up to 77% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Multiple Locations

Studio cofounded by Fred Astaire trains students with a curriculum that breaks social dances down into easily combined components

$120 $28

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1 or 2 Months of Unlimited Group Dance Classes with Private Lessons at Fred Astaire Dance Studio (Up to 71% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Southport

Studio cofounded by Fred Astaire trains students with a curriculum that breaks social dances down into easily combined components

$580 $175

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at American Colleges of Kombido (45% Off)

American Colleges Of Kombido

West Haven

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

$315 $173

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

MetaBody

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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$81 for $180 Worth of CrossFit — CrossFit Expressions

Crossfit Expressions

Stratford

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

$180 $81

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Two-Hour Bowling Package for 2, 4, or 6, or Party for Up to 12 at Hall of Fame Silver Lanes (Up to 57% Off)

Hall of Fame Silver Lanes

East Hartford

Bowling bowls careen down slick lanes as bowlers take breaks for pizza and concessions

$51 $26

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Wine Tasting with Cheese Plate and Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Arrigoni Winery (Up to 50% Off)

Arrigoni Winery

Portland

Visitors sample five of this vineyard’s wines before enjoying a cheese plate—and more wine—on a scenic patio or in the pavilion

$28 $15

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Italian Cooking Class for One or Two at Dalice Elizabeth Winery (Up to 67% Off)

Dalice Elizabeth Winery

Dalice Elizabeth Winery

Using Mediterranean sea salts and ingredients from local farmers, chefs teach the basics of preparing homestyle Italian cuisine

$75 $26

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Five Yoga Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Bikram Yoga Shelton (Up to 75% Off)

Bikram Yoga Shelton

Shelton

Intensifying its yoga practice with 103-degree heat and 58% humidity, studio hosts invigorating classes for all skill and fitness levels.

$115 $29

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Adult or Kids' Capoeira Classes or Yoga Classes at Thrive Movement Studio (Up to 60% Off). Four Options Available.

Matica Arts, LLC dba Thrive Movement Studio

Harwinton

Capoeira classes fuse martial arts, dance, acrobatics, and music; Yoga Flow classes with roots in Power yoga

$90 $39

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Gymnastics Class for Students 1 - 3.5 or 3.5 - 6 Years Old at Next Dimension Gymnastics (Up to 51% Off)

Next Dimension Gymnastics

Trumbull

Kids as young as 1 develop important motor skills and gymnastic abilities with work on trampoline, beam, vault, floor exercise, and bars

$226 $110

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Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced Tennis Clinic at Glastonbury Tennis Club (Up to 61% Off)

Glastonbury Tennis Club

Glastonbury Center

Tennis players of any level can sign up for a clinic led by pros that teach the skills needed to improve strokes and game performance

$28 $13

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$59 for 10 Yoga Classes at Balanced Body Chiropractic Center ($120 Value)

Balanced Body Chiropractic Center

Naugatuck

Yoga classes help burgeoning students explore exercise, breathing, and meditation to strengthen both their minds and bodies

$120 $59

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$40 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Samadhi Yoga Studio ($99 Value)

Samadhi Yoga Studio

Manchester

Instructors cater to students of all ages and skill levels, providing classes that vary in pace, intensity, and focus

$99 $40

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$18 for One Game of Bowling with Shoe Rentals for Four at Callahan's Bowl-O-Rama ($36 Value)

Callahan's Bowl-O-Rama

Newington

Bowling alley built in 1959 offers lanes with automatic scorers, DirecTV, and a lounge with cold beer and karaoke on Friday nights

$36 $18

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$21 for Three Weeks of Unlimited Classes at Horizon Personal Training & Nutrition ($180 Value)

Horizon Personal Training and Nutrition

Cheshire

Fitness classes use short intervals that can help with rapid fat loss and increased cardiovascular capacity and endurance.

$180 $21

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Two or Four One-Hour Personal-Training Sessions at 1000 Percent Fitness (Up to 84% Off)

1000 Percent Fitness

Branford

ACSM-certified personal trainer and owner Cliff Morton customizes workout routines to help clients reach their fitness goals

$150 $29

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Holiday Trolley Ride with Santa for Two or Four at The Shore Line Trolley Museum (Up to 50% Off)

The Shore Line Trolley Museum

East Haven

Ride on seasonally decorated trolley, visit with Santa, and admire museum’s Christmas lights

$20 $12

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$25 for $45 Groupon — The Drunken Palette

The Drunken Palette

New London

From the merchant: BYOB painting classes for all ages and skill levels; two studio locations and mobile studio available

$45 $25

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Ancient Burying Ground Tour or Architectural Walking Tour for Four from Wethersfield Historical Society (55% Off)

Wethersfield Historical Society

Wethersfield

Tourists take in various aspects of colonial life in Wethersfield; non-profit, membership-supported organization with a focus on education

$20 $9

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$25 for $45 Worth of Horseback-Riding Lessons — Epona Farm

Epona Farms

Chaplin

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

$45 $25

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Ice Skating for Two or Four with Skate Rental at Westport PAL Rink at Longshore (Up to 52% Off)

Westport PAL Rink at Longshore

Compo Owenoke Historic District

Blades zip over full-size outdoor rink with lights for evening practice

$30 $15

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Five Hip-Hop Dance Classes at Farmington Dance (45% Off)

Farmington Dance

Canton

From the merchant: Adult hip-hop class in a non-judgmental studio environment

$75 $41

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Three Games of Bowling with Shoes for Two, Four, or Six at Revolutions Bowling & Lounge (Up to 54% Off)

Revolutions Bowling & Lounge

South Windsor

This lounge-like bowling alley features club-like seating, live DJs, a lounge, and TVs broadcasting sporting events and music videos

$42 $21

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MMA Classes or Women's Boot Camp at Ultimate MMA Training Center (Up to 72% Off). Four Options Available.

Ultimate MMA Training Center

North Haven

MMA classes include Brazilian jiu-jitsu, muay thai, and wrestling; personalized women's workouts get results by targeting specific muscles

$150 $42

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5 or 10 Aerial-Yoga Classes or One Month of Aerial-Yoga Classes at Skydwellers Aerial Yoga (Up to 70% Off)

Skydwellers Aerial Yoga

Super Future Fitness

Hanging from trapeze fabrics, students practice Hatha and Vinyasa yoga moves while suspended in the air

$75 $25

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Dance-Lesson Package for One or Two Private Lessons for an Individual or Couple at Arthur Murray Dance Studio (87% Off)

Arthur Murray Dance Studio

Multiple Locations

Learn dances such as swing, salsa, and the hustle in one-on-one lessons, then hone skills in a group class and party-style practice session

$145 $19

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One Month of Class, 10 or 20 Classes, or 10 Prenatal Classes at Elements Yoga and Wellness Center (Up to 74% Off)

Elements Yoga and Wellness Center

Darien

Experienced instructors lead alignment-focused flow classes that promote strength, flexibility, and sense of calm; prenatal option available

$195 $53

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Premium Wine Tasting for 2 or 4 with Souvenir Riedel Crystal Glasses from GrapesWine.com (Up to 62% Off)

GrapesWine.com

South Salem

Wine experts Jim Winston or Jay Boland will lead guests through an entertaining and educational two-hour wine-tasting event

$90 $39

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Five Fitness Classes at Body Karma Studio (45% Off)

Body Karma Studio

Clinton

From the merchant: Zumba, Yoga, or Pilates classes taught at multiple skill levels by fitness professionals

$65 $36

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Explore the Stars Astronomy Tour for Two Adults or Children at Mark's Tree Farm (Up to 69% Off)

Mark's Tree Farm

Lebanon

High-powered laser pointer and large telescope showcase planets, galaxies, and nebulae during guided astronomy tour

$130 $40

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Concert Package for Scotty McCreery with Special Guest Danielle Bradbery on December 4 (Up to 55% Off)

Scotty McCreery With Special Guest Danielle Bradbery

Toyota Oakdale Theatre

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American Idol champion charms with hits such as “The Trouble with Girls”; The Voice champion Danielle Bradbery opens

$78 $35

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Admission for Two or Four at Barnes Museum (40% Off)

The Barnes Museum

Southington

Home dating to 1836 presents a glimpse into Southington's past with antique furniture and clothing, Civil War letters, and restored gardens

$10 $6

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Two Weeks of Hot Yoga Classes at Live Yoga (44% Off)

Live Yoga

Killingly

From the merchant: Unlimited classes for two weeks, including hot yoga

$45 $25

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18 Holes of Golf for Two or Four Including Cart at Farmingbury Hills Golf Course (Up to 48% Off)

Farmingbury Hills Golf Course

Wolcott

Nine-hole course emulates a full 18-hole layout with variations such as separate tee boxes, greens, and pars

$80 $45

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Tai Chi or Kickboxing Classes at Bushi Ban Martial Arts (Up to 67% Off)

Bushi Ban Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Flow through movements that silence tension and stress during tai chi classes, or get an invigorating, total-body workout during kickboxing

$69 $26

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9- or 18-Hole Round for Two at Vineyard Valley Golf Club (Up to 60% Off)

Vineyard Valley Golf Club

Pomfret Center

Rolling terrain on former vineyard presents unique challenges and elevation changes along 9-hole course

$49 $23

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One- or Three-Month All-Inclusive Membership at Star Hill Family Athletic Center (Up to 51% Off)

Star Hill Family Athletic Center

Tolland

Expansive gym offers swimming pool, indoor track, fitness classes, sports fields, courts, cardio machines, weights, and personal trainers

$58 $29

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Urban Survival and Citizen Preparedness Training Session for 1, 2, or 4 at Wilderness Survival (Up to 54% Off)

Urban Survivor

Multiple Locations

Urban survival course covers essential skills to help prepare for different emergencies or natural disasters

$75 $36

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Dharma Yoga Center (Up to 64% Off)

Dharma Yoga Center

Orange

Students participate in everything from gentle Range and Motion classes to advanced classes utilizing poses created by Sri Dharma Mittra

$100 $44

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One or Two 30-Minute Private Lessons or One 60-Minute Group Lesson at Pro Golf Academy (Up to 61% Off)

Pro Golf Academy

Cromwell

Proper swing mechanics and hand-eye coordination constitute the focal points of instructional sessions from a Class A PGA member

$75 $29

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Two Personal Training Sessions at Personal Training Institute Of Greenvale (65% Off)

Personal Training Institute Of Greenvale

Greenvale

From the merchant: Always One-To-One High Quality Personalized Fitness Training And Strength Conditioning.

$250 $88

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On-Ramp Program for One or Two, or Unlimited for 1 month of Advanced Classes at CrossFit NorConn (Up to 78% Off)

CrossFit NorConn

East Windsor

Coaches cover the basic movements of CrossFit workouts in on-ramp classes; regular classes group these movements into challenging routines

$195 $53

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Four or Six Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Elite Strength and Performance (Up to 67% Off)

Elite Strength and Performance

Thomaston

High-energy classes include intense 45-minute workouts that use tires, gymnastics rings, and weightlifting to strengthen the entire body

$99 $39

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Short-Track Racing Experience or Ride-Along at Rusty Wallace Racing Experience (Up to 55% Off)

Rusty Wallace Racing Experience

Stafford Motor Speedway

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

$99 $49

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$40 for $90 Worth of Martial Arts at Karate World

Karate World

Old Saybrook

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

$90 $40

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Dance Lessons or Zumba Classes at Fred Astaire Dance Studio Mystic (Up to 85% Off). Three Options Available.

Fred Astaire Dance Studio Mystic

Mystic

Dancers step out on the floor during private lessons or pair up at social dance parties; Zumba classes combine fun moves with a workout

$190 $30

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10 or 20 Drop-In Adult Martial Arts Classes at Marcelo Garcia Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association (Up to 79% Off)

Marcelo Garcia Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association

Bridgeport

Master the sparring and grappling self-defense techniques of Brazilian Jujitsu in classes taught by world champion instructor Joao Luz

$150 $38

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Civic Orchestra of New Haven presents Holiday Concert with Children's Choir on December 14 (Up to 58% Off)

Civic Orchestra of New Haven presents Holiday Concert w/ Children's Choir

Battell Chapel

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Orchestra and children’s choir ring in the season with music by Tchaikovsky and Berlioz, film scores by Williams, and carols

$15 $10

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$99 for a Half-Day Fly Fishing Trip from Internal Network Group's Fly Fishing Adventures ($300 Value) 

Internal Network Group's Fly Fishing Adventures

Farmington River

Fly fishing guides ferry their guests to the parts of the Farmington River with the highest concentration of trout

$300 $99

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Personal or Virtual Training Sessions from Head-To-Toe Chiropractic, LLC (Up to 83% Off). Four Options Available.

Head-To-Toe Chiropractic, LLC

Springdale

Initial meetings include fitness assessments, which the trainer uses to build custom programs geared toward individual goals

$250 $69

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$252 for $459 Groupon — Lil Beans Parties

Lil Beans Parties

Scotts Corners

Children’s themed party for up to 10 children. 90 minutes of fun-filled games and activities with various themes.

$459 $252

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Chocolate Experience and Tour for Two or Four at Fascia’s Chocolates (Up to 48% Off)

Fascia's Chocolates

Waterbury

Learn about where chocolate comes from, participate in tastings, make a chocolate bar with custom toppings, and enjoy gelato made on-site.

$26 $15

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Two or Four Private Lessons at Fred Astaire Dance Studio (Up to 82% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Norwalk

Experienced instructors teach individuals or couples how to ballroom dance during private lessons

$132 $24

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Round of Golf with Cart Rental and Range Balls During the Weekend or Weekday (Up to 51% Off)

Centennial Golf Club

Carmel Hamlet

27-hole championship course leads golfers across a multitude of landscapes as they make their way over hilly fairways with lush greenery

$100 $49

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One Month of Unlimited Gym Access with 5 or 10 One-Hour Personal-Training Sessions at YWCA New Britain (58% Off)

YWCA New Britain

New Britain

Trainers help clients through an exercise regimen that includes circuit, cardio, and weight training; also track progress and set goals

$35 $15

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5, 10, or 15 High-Intensity Outdoor Interval-Training Workouts from Transformations Right Now (Up to 76% Off)

Transformations Right Now

Multiple Locations

Exercisers head to the great outdoors in locations such as Talcott Mountain for high-intensity interval workouts that get the heart racing

$125 $39

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One Month of Unlimited Adult or Students CrossFit with Six On-Ramp Classes at CrossFit Meriden (Up to 68% Off)

Crossfit Meriden

Meriden

Trainers design constantly changing workouts based on principles of strength training, plyometrics, cardio, and gymnastics

$90 $36

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Museum Admission or a Birthday Party at The New England Carousel Museum (Up to 51% Off). Three Options Available.

Connecticut Carousel Museum

Bristol

Visitors see vintage carousels and a working Carousel; birthday parties include a carousel ride and themed craft

$19 $10

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Three or Five Private Yoga Therapeutic or Ayurveda Healing Sessions at Divinely Rooted (Up to 66% Off)

Divinely Rooted

Hamden

Private, therapeutic yoga sessions help practitioners become more in-tuned to their body and address issues such as postural alignment

$255.24 $89

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Classes or 5 Drop-In Classes at Pure Barre (Up to 63% Off)

Pure Barre

Fairfield

With the help of a ballet barre, isometric movements tone the body, burn fat, and build long, lean muscles in abs, hips, and arms

$132 $49

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$40 for $80 Worth of Services at Rinzin Wangchuk Academy of Martial Sciences

Rinzin Wangchuk Academy of Martial Sciences

West Haven

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

$80 $40

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A Private Music Lesson from Steve Coyne Guitar Lessons (44% Off)

Steve Coyne Guitar Lessons

Devon / Walnut Beach

Introductory guitar lesson with ShredGuy recording artist Steve Coyne

$25 $14

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Two, Four, or Six Adult or Children's Dance Classes at Connecticut Dance Conservatory (56% Off)

Connecticut Dance Conservatory

Stratford

Classic and contemporary lessons in dance styles such as ballet, tap, jazz, modern dance, hip hop, and lyrical dance, as well as adult yoga

$32 $14

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$50 for $99 Worth of Martial Arts — Kobukai Jujitsu Dojo

Kobukai Jujitsu

East Hartford

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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Five Karate Classes at Middlefield Karate (50% Off)

Middlefield Karate

Middlefield

From the merchant: Our School is an Okinawan style karate which is focused on individual improvement. Discipline, Self-Defense & Health.

$50 $25

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$25 for One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Studio V Fitness ($70 Value)

Studio V Fitness

Shelton

Trainers lead myriad classes such as Zumba, fitness yoga, TRX suspension traning, and Spinning

$70 $25

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Catch-and-Release or Fillet-and-Freeze Ice-Fishing for Two from Taft's Tackle & Charter Services (Up to 75% Off)

Taft's Tackle & Charter Services

Great Barrington

Adept anglers guide troupes across frozen lakes in four-hour excursions using modern technology to haul in catches

$300 $79

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In 2012, the Bluefish became the first team in Atlantic League history to reach 1,000 victories. It was a huge milestone for a franchise that today, stands as one of only two remaining charter teams throughout the entire league. The 'Fish initially brought baseball back to Park City in 1998, and advanced to the league championship series in a losing effort. A year later, though, they returned with their first league title after defeating the Somerset Patriots.

The team's early success established a winning tradition–in fact, the Bluefish didn't suffer their first losing season until their eighth year of existence. Winning hasn't been the only tradition in Bridgeport, however. The Bluefish battle the Long Island Ducks every season for the Ferry Cup, trying to establish regional supremacy on the baseball diamond instead of by firing a barrage of used baseballs across the Long Island Sound.

500 Main St
Bridgeport,
CT
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Schooner Inc began in 1975 as a means to highlight the plight of the Long Island Sound and to help amplify the positive difference that the Clean Water Act was starting to make in US waters. Today, the company connects more than 8,000 people each year to the beauty and history of New Haven Harbor via public sails, summer camps, and educational programs.

For the last 23 years, the Quinnipiack?central Connecticut's only traditionally rigged tall ship?has hosted hands-on marine experiences for kids and adults. The New Haven mayor has officially decreed the schooner to be the city's flagship, as well as the ship Most Likely to Wear Couture Sails. The spacious boat was named to honor the Native Americans who inhabited the region and is helmed by an experienced and friendly crew.

60 S Water St
New Haven,
CT
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Parents and children gaze at Curious George's antics on a movie screen, which is situated amid the same stencil work, pews, and fixtures that have decorated Charter Oak Cultural Center's building since its construction in 1876. Once the first synagogue to be built in Connecticut, it currently hosts the center's theatrical performances, film showings, and gallery exhibits, which all center around the idea that art is sustenance for the mind. With a belief that open and equal access to the arts fosters the community as a whole, it aims to enrich minds through four key activity types—artistic, cultural, educational, and historic preservation—that are often free. Its youth arts institute is endorsed by the Hartford Public Schools superintendent’s office and aims to supplement curricula with programs before, after, and after-after school. In adult-learning workshops, instructors advise on topics such as what to consider before going back to school, while the center's Homegrown Dance movement supports seven local companies.

21 Grand St
Hartford,
CT
US

Many consider scuba diving a hobby or fun activity to do on vacation, but for Capt. Saam, it has become a lifestyle. He learned to scuba-dive more than 35 years ago and has gone on to not only establish his namesake scuba school but also obtain a US Coast Guard master license, teach scuba diving in Hawaii, and make regular tropical-dive trips. All of his scuba-diving and maritime experiences have pooled into a vast reservoir of knowledge which he passes on to his scuba-school crew?all of whom are NAUI- and PADI-certified instructors and dive masters. Together they immerse students in aquatic classes??both group and private??modeled after those practiced by police and fire-department scuba teams. They keep group lessons small?no more than seven students per session?to ensure personalized instruction and each student's safety.

Students develop their passion and ability to explore subaquatic terrains while also learning survival skills. They learn procedures to calmly handle accidents during first aid and safety courses, train to become lifeguards, or master the art of prying a friend out of a whale?s baleen. Those looking to clock in more hours exploring the ocean can opt for a local dive charter, which ferries 18-25 scuba divers and snorkelers aboard Capt. Saam's boat the Silver Dolphin as it sets sail to a variety of diving locations, from Smith's Reef and Sheffield Island to Gwendolyn Steers Wreck.

Though Capt. Saam's is a scuba school first and foremost, the center also offers equipment rentals and tank fills at its full retail dive shop, tropical-dive trips to the Caribbean, and a ground aviation-training course that teaches students the basics of flight.

863 E Main St
Stamford,
CT
US

Fitness Together isn't your usual gym. The locally owned franchise doesn't boast ultra-chic titles, avant-garde workout rooms, or elitist trainers. What it does do is help each exerciser achieve sustainable results via its goal-oriented philosophy and proprietary triple threat of resistance training, cardiovascular exercises, and nutritional knowledge. The Aspire 8 resistance program sculpts clients' physiques over the course of eight progressive phases through a one-year period dotted with individual goals. Cardio Together presents personalized programs designed and tracked by a certified trainer, and Nutrition Together crafts a plan for healthy living that doesn't involve water imported from Canada’s fountain of youth and includes the help of one-on-one meetings with a nutritionist.

33 East Ave
New Canaan,
CT
US

Jim, the owner and operator of Extreme Paintball, bought his first paintball marker??a Nelspot 007??more than 20 years ago. Shortly after discovering his passion, he toured the country on a National Professional Paintball League team, retiring after 11 years to open Extreme Paintball. Nowadays, Jim and his staff work to introduce new players to his preferred method of paintball: woodsball. Contrasting with bunker-based speedball, woodsball is played in the natural outdoors, such as in the woods or at the bottom of the ocean.

At Extreme Paintball, Jim's three vast courses are designed around different scenarios with thematic obstacles scattered throughout to enhance the experience. The tank course carries the scars of war as crashed planes and the wrecked husks of tanks litter the battlefield, and the Vietnam course is shrouded in the area's densest foliage, finally making use of all the artificial trees populating the region. Jim's team rotates the courses throughout the year to preserve the environment and create an ever-changing battlefield.

476 Boyden St.
Waterbury,
CT
US