Activities in Duncan


C$30 for an 18-Hole Round of Golf at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club (Up to C$59 Value)

Arbutus Ridge Golf Club

Cobble Hill

Perched 25 minutes from Victoria outskirts and surrounded by Cowichan wineries, 4-star Golf Digest rated course welcomes a range of golfers.

C$59 C$30

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Saanich Peninsula or Cowichan Valley Wine Tour for Two or Four from Surfside Adventure Tours (Up to 51% Off)

Surfside Adventure Tours

Multiple Locations

Tour-goers pass Vancouver Island’s beautiful scenery on their way to a handful of award-winning vineyards

C$178 C$89

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10 or 20 Yoga, Pilates, or Strength Classes or 2,4, or 6 One-on-One at Pure Confidence Fitness (Up to 77% Off)

Pure Confidence Fitness

Sooke

Instructor leads clients through yoga stretches or through Joseph Pilates’s time-honored system for bolstering core strength

C$140 C$39

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Entry for Two People or One Family, or One Adult Annual Gold Pass at The Butterfly Gardens (Up to 51% Off)

The Butterfly Gardens

The Butterfly Gardens

Up to 75 species of butterflies flutter talongside exotic birds, frogs, and geckos

C$37.57 C$20

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Two- or Four-Hour Guided Kayak Tour for One or Two from A Paddle in the Park Kayaking (50% Off)

A Paddle in the Park Kayaking

A Paddle in the Park Kayaking

Half-day tour explores intertidal waterways and often encounters seals; novice-level Inner Beauty tour paddles through Tsehum Harbour

C$60 C$30

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Paintball Package for 2, 4, 6, 8, or 10 at Stormin' Norman's Paintball Adventures (Up to 65% Off)

Stormin Normans Paintball

Stormin Norman's Paintball Adventures

Paintball facility equips players with Tippmann 98 Custom weapons and 100 paintballs for contests on 38-acre terrain divided into 4 fields

C$70 C$31

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C$30 for Golf Package with 10 Buckets of Range Balls and a Drop-In Group Lesson (C$63 Value)

Highland Pacific Golf

Highland Pacific Golf

Buckets of 45 balls each equip players for practice; drop-in group lessons focus on techniques and development

C$63 C$30

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

Rusty Wallace Racing Experience

Multiple Locations

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

C$129 C$64

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One or Three 60-Minute Private Horseback Riding Lessons at Fair Isle Farm (Up to 60% Off)

Fair Isle Farm

Victoria

Students can learn horseback riding techniques and horsemanship tips in one-on-one lessons in an indoor training facility

C$50 C$24

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Shadow Mountain Health and Wellness (Up to 51% Off)

Shadow Mountain Health and Wellness

Downtown

Yoga classes ranging from beginner to advanced aim to help improve flexibility, posture, strength, and the mind-body connection

C$70 C$35

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10 or 20 Boot-Camp Sessions from New You Fitness (Up to 70% Off)

New You Fitness

New You Fitness

At parks, playgrounds, or the ocean, certified instructors lead boot campers through ever-changing cardio and strength-training exercises

C$125 C$49

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One Month of Yoga Classes at Bikram Yoga Westshore (69% Off)

Bikram Yoga Westshore Hot Yoga

Victoria

Certified instructors lead 60 & 90-minute yoga classes in a heated, state-of-the-art studio that fosters deeper stretching

C$129 C$39.99

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Three or Six Personal-Training Sessions at Yana Hempler Fitness (Up to 62% Off)

Yana Hempler Fitness

Yana Hempler Fitness

Certified personal trainer tailors workout regimens to clients' goals, from losing weight to training for a 10k

C$225 C$89

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C$39 for a Month of Kids' Group Kenpo Karate Classes at Victoria Professional Self Defence (C$99 Value)

Victoria Professional Self Defence

Victoria

Kids learn discipline and self-defense through a month of unlimited Kenpo Karate classes plus two private one-on-one classes

C$99 C$39

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Billiards for Two or More at Peacock Billiards (Up to 60% Off). Two Options Available.

Peacock Billiards

Downtown

Players rack up on 30 high-quality pool tables, surrounded by plush couches and attractive artwork

C$20 C$10

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5 or 10 One-Hour Fitness Training Sessions Active For Life Fitness (Up to 65% Off)

Active For Life Fitness

Victoria

Trainers rely on resistance training to bolster muscle tone, improve posture, strengthen core muscles, and encourage weight-loss

C$225 C$89

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C$46 for Two Private Lessons, One Group Lesson, and One Supervised Lesson at Arthur Murray - Victoria (C$100 Value)

Arthur Murray - Victoria

Arthur Murray Victoria

Aspiring beginners or intermediate dancers sharpen their skills through private and group lessons

C$100 C$46

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10 or 20 Kids' Martial Arts Classes with Private Lesson at Kids Love Martial Arts Canada (Up to 92% Off)

Kids Love Martial Arts

Victoria

Kids’ martial arts classes teach kids self-respect and self-discipline, as well as how to focus and set goals

C$236 C$23

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3 Introductory Lessons and 2-Week Membership for Kid or Adult at Martial Arts Unlimited Victoria (Up to 70% Off)

Martial Arts Unlimited Victoria

Martial Arts Unlimited Victoria

Students improve physiques by soaking up take-downs and striking techniques in the hands of experienced instructors

C$97.50 C$29

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Two 30-Minute Music Lessons at Live Wire Music (50% Off)

Live Wire Music

Live Wire Music

Diane, a musician since age 8, draws on years of experience and a teaching degree to help students learn piano and other musical instruments

C$50 C$25

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$59 for Introductory Belay Course and One-Month Membership at Romper Room ($149 Value)

Romper Room

Nanaimo

2.5-hour course introduces climbers to knots, basic climbing techniques, safety, and belay skills

C$149 C$59

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C$9.99 for One Go-Kart Race at Indoor Kart Racing at TBC (Up to C$20 Value)

Indoor Kart Racing @ TBC

Indoor Kart Racing @ TBC

Solo drivers take the wheel of SODI RT8 go-karts & race around the track’s 13 turns at speeds of up to 75km/hour

C$20 C$9.99

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One Immersive Puzzle-Solving Experience or a One-Month Unlimited Pass at Freeing Canada Station (Up to 61% Off)

Freeing Canada Station

Richmond

Groups work together to solve puzzles as they escape from a mysterious asylum, travel through time, or defuse bombs in a supervillain’s lair

C$176 C$69

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90-Minute Real-Life Room-Escape Experience for Four or Eight at Escape Key (Up to 58% Off)

Escape Key

City Centre

During 60 minutes of game play, groups solve puzzles and work through clues to escape from room

C$152 C$69

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Four Private Beginner Piano Lessons or Introductory Music Theory Lessons at Cadenza Music (Half Off)

Cadenza Music

Richmond

Experienced musicians teach first-time pianists proper arm use and basic scales; music theory pupils explore music's structures and forms

C$76 C$38

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10 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Kickboxing Classes or One Month of Classes at Apex Martial Arts (Up to 92% Off)

Apex Martial Arts

Bridgeport

Instructors emphasize proper technique through detailed, hands-on instruction and share lessons from their wealth of competitions

C$350 C$29

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One- or Two-Month Martial-Arts Gym Membership to Pacific Top Team Richmond (Up to 69% Off)

Pacific Top Team Richmond

U Rise

Students strive to reach their individual fitness goals while training in the martial art of Brazilian jujitsu

C$120 C$35

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One Month of Unlimited Kids or Adults Martial Arts Classes at Premier Martial Arts (83% Off)

Premier Martial Arts

Richmond

Instructors guide students of all ages and skill levels though Brazilian jujitsu, kickboxing, and other fitness and martial-arts classes

C$160 C$28

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Real-Life Room Escape Experience for Four or Six People at Lockdown Escape (Up to 54% Off)

Lockdown Escape

Richmond

Lockdown Escape challenges guests to sleuth their way out of intricate rooms while discovering the grisly story behind their imprisonment

C$100 C$49

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$75 for $150 Groupon — Urban Tactics Krav Maga

Urban Tactics Krav Maga Inc

Bridgeport

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

$150 $75

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Ten Class Pass or One Month of Unlimited Dance Classes at PUR Movement (Up to 73% Off)

PUR Movement

Richmond

Celebrity-favored studio provides SexyStilettos Dance, hip-hop, TRX, Zumba, PUR barre, and bootcamp classes.

C$180 C$49

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Winery Tour and Tasting Session for Two, Four, or Eight at Canada Berries (Up to 62% Off)

Canada Berries

Canada Berries

After touring the winery and cellar, guests sip on up to 10 varieties of wine and snack on gourmet fruits and cheeses

C$58 C$25

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Two Hours of Electronic Darts, Pool, or Snooker with Sodas for Two or Four at E-Spot (Up to 63% Off)

E-Spot

City Centre

Darts or billiards games on 26 mahogany tables inside an 18,000 sq. ft. facility that also features a high-speed Internet gaming area

C$34 C$15

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$100 for 10 Infra Red Sauna Sessions $200 Groupon — Drench Personal Training

Drench Personal Training

City Centre

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

$200 $100

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Six-Week Fitness Boot Camps at UFK Boot Camp (Up to 74% Off)

UFK Boot Camp

UFK Boot Camp

Trainers help students reach fitness goals with six weeks of workout classes

C$150 C$39

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Round of Golf for Two or Four with Push Cart at Mylora Sidaway Golf Club (50% Off)

Mylora Sidaway Golf Club

East Richmond

Golfers challenge their short game on this par57 course located minutes from downtown Vancouver

C$82 C$41

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Five Semi-Private Lessons for One or Two Students from Marina's Swim School (Up to 56% Off)

Marina's Swim School

Shellmont

Students of all ages master swimming techniques and learn safe swimming practices with semi-private lessons

C$200 C$89

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10 Yoga Classes or 20 Yoga Classes at Perfect Hearts Yoga (Up to 65% Off)

Perfect Hearts Yoga

Perfect Hearts Yoga

Instructors guide students of all experience levels through poses that tone the muscles and calm the mind

C$130 C$49

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Four Weeks of Adult or Kids’ Martial-Arts Classes at Dynamic Mixed Martial Arts (Up to 83% Off)

Dynamic Mixed Martial Arts

Richmond

Ex-pro fighter heads staff of professional fighters and wrestlers, and molds students of all skill levels in MMA, jiu-jitsu, and muay thai

$170 $29

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Winery Tour for Two or Four at LuLu Island Winery (Up to 55% Off)

LuLu Island Winery

East Richmond

Tour of an award-winning winery with a wine tasting and gourmet food pairings

C$52 C$25

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One, Two, or Three Months of Unlimited Family Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Classes at Richmond Martial Arts (Up to 78% Off)

Richmond Martial Arts

Richmond Martial Arts

Family Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes for adults, teens, and kids seven and older teach technique with an emphasis on practical self-defense

C$100 C$29

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One or Two Months of MMA Judo at MMA Sharks (Up to 55% Off)

MMA Sharks

MMA Sharks

A MMA twist is put on traditional judo techniques in classes run by former judo masters

C$50 C$25

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One Month of Plus-Size Fit Camp Two or Three Days Per Week at Body Exchange Richmond (Up to 74% Off)

Body Exchange Richmond

Richmond

Over four weeks, plus-size women mix cardio with strength training in interval-style workouts

C$165 C$43

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5 or 10 Drop-in Fitness Classes at True Conditioning (Up to 65% Off)

True Conditioning

Steveston

TRX Suspension Training, Rip Training, High Interval Circuits and Strength and Conditioning workouts along with recovery focused yoga

C$75 C$29

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$19 for Month of Unlimited Youth or Adult Classes at Ultraforce Kickboxing Mixed Martial Art ($185 Value)

Ultraforce Kickboxing Mixed Martial Art

City Centre

Adults and kids as young as 3 learn traditional bootcamp, kickboxing, muay thai, and Brazilian jujitsu moves in a month of unlimited classes

C$185 C$19

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One, Two, or Three Months of Unlimited Group Bootcamp Sessions from Lifepath Transformation (Up to 87% Off)

Lifepath Transformations

Minoru Park

Outdoor high-intensity workouts burn calories while increasing strength, endurance, and flexibility; all skill levels welcome

C$180 C$29

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Ultimate Real-Life Escape Game Experience with Membership for Two, Four, or Six at Time Escape (Up to 62% Off)

Time Escape

Time Escape

Visitors must work together to solve clues, figure out riddles, and unlock doors to escape rooms built around themes such as time travel

C$68.93 C$30

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One Month of Classes or 2.5-Hour Self-Defense Workshop at Hit and Run Self Defense Ltd. (Up to 74% Off)

Hit and Run Self Defense Ltd.

Richmond

Classes teach krav-jitsu for self-defense, and workshops cover techniques for street survival

C$100 C$26

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One-Day Unlimited Hop-On, Hop-Off City Bus Tour for One or Two from Big Bus Ltd. (Up to 58% Off)

Big Bus Ltd.

Vancouver

Buses make stops at more than 20 of Vancouver’s most interesting sites; guests may hop on and off at will

C$40 C$18

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Outing for Two or Four to Lab Art Show 6 from Glitz Entertainment (Up to 50% Off)

Glitz Entertainment

Round House Vancouver

Art show showcases works from more than 100 artists in a variety of mediums, including film, music, painting, sculpture, and dance

C$50 C$25

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Vancouver Canucks Tickets

Vancouver Canucks via FanXchange

Rogers Arena

Feel the boards rattle in Rogers Arena as the Canucks slam Pacific Division foes in pursuit of their first Stanley Cup

C$39

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10 Drop-In Yoga Classes for 1 or Corporate Yoga Class for Up to 15 from Vancouver Corporate Yoga (Up to 51% Off)

Vancouver Corporate Yoga

Vancouver Corporate Yoga

Experienced teachers impart bends, balances, and breathing exercises at local workplaces and a studio at Royal Centre Mall

C$65 C$32

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2.5-Hour Tandem Jet Ski Ocean Is Yours Tour for Two from Vancouver Water Adventures (Up to 50% Off)

Vancouver Water Adventures

Granville Island

Wildlife and stunning scenery greet those jet-skiing through the waters of the shoreline, harbour, and nearby ocean sites

C$258 C$129

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Standup-Paddleboard Lesson or Windsurfing Lesson from Windsure Adventure Watersports (Up to 50% Off)

Windsure Windsurfing School

Jericho Sailing Center

After learning the basics, students explore Jericho Sailing Center while balanced atop standup paddleboards or Windsurfers

C$40 C$20

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90-Minute Intro Stand-up Paddleboarding Course or Starter Pack for 1 or 2 at MacSailing (Up to 50% Off)

MacSailing

Kitsilano Beach

MacSailing at Kits Yacht Club teaches stand-up paddleboarding basics in group lessons dedicated to time in the waters of English Bay

C$55 C$29.99

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2-Hour Single or Tandem Kayak Rental, or Three-Hour Intro Kayaking Class from Creekside Kayaks (Up to 50% Off)

Creekside Kayaks

Creekside Kayaks (SAME OWNER AS DRAGON ZONE)

Seafarers strap on life jackets, grab paddles, and select vessels from a fleet of Necky ocean kayaks; three-hour introductory kayaking class

C$40 C$20

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Four-Week Introductory Boating Course for One or Two from Dragon Zone Paddling Club (Up to 52% Off)

Dragon Zone Paddling Club

Creekside Community Centre

Instructors helm four 90-minute introductory dragon boat sessions that imbue pupils with synchronized-paddling skills

C$89 C$45

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Stand-Up Paddleboarding or Kiteboarding Crash Course for One or Two from Aerial Kiteboarding (Up to 77% Off)

Aerial Kiteboarding

Multiple Locations

Explore the waters on a standup paddleboard; certified kiteboarding instructors teach safety, steering, and control with hands-on practice

C$50 C$23

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Four Latin Dance Classes and Two Socials for One or Two at Oko Dance Vancouver (Up to 65% Off)

Oko Dance Vancouver

Vancouver

Students learn the steps of salsa and kizomba in classes before practicing at fun, low-pressure socials

C$70 C$25

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10 or 20 Yoga Classes at The Yoga Practice (Up to 79% Off)

The Yoga Practice

Ambleside

Certified yoga instructors guide pupils of all abilities through drop-in classes held in an intimate boutique studio seven days a week

C$160 C$38

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10 Classes or a Month of Unlimited Group Guitar Classes for Adults at Our Community Music Centre (Up to 59% Off)

Our Community Music Centre

Strathcona

Adults of all ability levels learn the basics and fundamentals of playing guitar in a welcoming group atmosphere

C$120 C$49

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

MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

Multiple Locations

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

C$350 C$20

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Two, Four, or Eight Salsa Classes for Two People at World Dance Co. (Up to 69% Off)

World Dance Co.

Multiple Locations

Three-time world champion Diego Sanchez and other talented instructors guide couples through eight levels of salsa

C$60 C$25

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2, 3, or 4 Half-Hour Accordion, Pop Piano, or Organ Lessons at Freshly Squeezed Co. (Up to 56% Off)

Freshly Squeezed Co.

West End

Teacher with over 20 years of experience helps clients learn how to play popular music on the accordion, piano, or organ

C$60 C$29

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Wushu or Kung Fu Classes at Grand Master Xiao Martial Arts & Sports Fitness Club (Up to 55% Off)

Grand Master Xiao Martial Arts & Sports Fitness Club

Marpole

Master Benson Xiao teaches students traditional Chinese KungFu and self-defense techniques involving barehanded combat and weapons mastery

C$65 C$29

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$49 for a One-Month Martial-Arts School Pass with Unlimited Classes and a T-Shirt at The Powerhouse ($169 Value)

The Powerhouse

Fairview

Gain strength and agility and build character in these self-defense karate classes taught by a 5th degree black belt Master

C$169 C$43

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$143 for $285 Worth of Personal Training at King Of Cut Fitness

King Of Cut Fitness

Vancouver

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

C$285 C$143

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10 or 20 Fitness Classes at HIIT Fitness (Up to 65% Off)

HIIT Fitness

Multiple Locations

Regimen combines bodyweight exercises with sequences that add more intensity by incorporating resistance bands, sandbags, and medicine balls

C$99 C$35

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$43 for $96 Groupon — Areito

Areito

Kitsilano

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

C$96 C$43

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5, 10, or 20 Group Fitness Classes at Move and Groove Fitness (Up to 56% Off)

Move and Groove Fitness

Multiple Locations

Hot hula fitness classes draw on Polynesian dance moves and drum beats, and PiYo blends yoga and Pilates techniques with upbeat music

C$60 C$29

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Whole-Body-Vibration Small Group Classes at Pure Vibe (56% Off)

Pure Vibe

Kitsilano

Whole-body-vibration classes are designed to stimulate circulation while assisting with weight loss, muscle tone, and boosting metabolism.

C$59 C$26

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Four or Eight Private Early-Education Music Classes at One Thousand Rivers (Up to 59% Off)

One Thousand Rivers

Vancouver

Early-education music classes give kids a head start in techniques for playing instruments such as guitar and piano, as well as singing

C$120 C$59

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Five or Eight Capoeira Classes or One Month of Classes at Capoeira Aché Brasil Academy (Up to 75% Off)

Capoeira Aché Brasil Academy

Capoeira Aché Brasil Academy

Instructors lead beginner, intermediate, and advanced lessons in a Brazilian fighting style that combines martial arts with dance

C$75 C$19

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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

C$300 C$20

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Three 60-Minute Personal-Training Sessions for One or Two at Elite Personal Training Vancouver (Up to 76% Off)

Elite Personal Training

Elite Personal Training

Certified personal trainers tailor individual workouts to help clients achieve their fitness goals

C$100 C$29

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Four-Week Beginners' Swing-Dance Course for Two or Eight-Week Course for One at Rhythm City Productions (56% Off)

Rhythm City Productions

St. Michael's Hall

Introductory swing classes teach participants the fundamentals of partner dancing, basic steps, and rhythm in a supportive environment

C$80 C$35

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One or Three Months of Dance Nights with Membership Card at Ceroc Vancouver (Up to 68% Off)

Ceroc Canada

Riley Park

Ceroc’s blend of jive, salsa, and swing teaches beginner and intermediate dancers in a casual and festive party environment.

C$55 C$25

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Beer-Brewing or Winemaking Class for One, Two, or Four at Broadway Brewing and Winemaking (Up to 58% Off)

Broadway Brewing and Winemaking

Kitsilano

Students learn how to sterilize equipment, ferment their libation, and bottle it under the tutelage of DIY experts

C$45 C$22

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One or Two Months of Kung Fu Classes at Ken Low Shaolin Kung Fu Institute (Up to 66% Off)

Ken Low Shaolin Kung Fu Institute

Ken Low Shaolin Kung Fu Institute

A ninth-degree master leads a kung fu studio that teaches students about self-defence, self-respect, and Chinese culture

C$100 C$35

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Select Local Merchants

  • Duncan Lanes
    At Duncan Lanes, 20 well-oiled lanes hasten balls toward clusters of 5 or 10 pins. On Friday and Saturday evenings, Rock & Glow sessions cast incandescent hues upon the lanes, balls, and pins, simulating the rainbow eclipse that scientists have been anticipating for eons. The centre also hosts open-bowling hours throughout the week, along with leagues for adults, children, and seniors. Its on-site Lane 21 Lounge provides visitors with refreshments and a relaxing environment to help them forget about the stresses of losing balls in the alley's challenging water hazards. To keep orbs in top shape, the pro shop staff is adept at ball fitting, drilling, plugging, and resurfacing.
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    2701 James Street
    Duncan, BC CA
  • Island Houseboats
    Landlubbers soak up sun and scenery along Lake Cowichan's sweeping 150-kilometre shoreline from Island Houseboat's decked-out watercrafts. Guests outfitted with a Pleasure Craft Operator Card are eligible to rent a Moon Cruiser, which accommodates up to 10 adults, their pets, and unlimited pirate-slang dictionaries on its spacious deck. The Operator Card is only required of captains who are Canadian citizens, so border skippers may freely join their northern counterparts in choosing among Island Houseboats' seasonal packages, such as a three-day weekend during the low season ($750), Labour Day weekend during midseason ($1,099), or a week-long watery extravaganza during high season ($2,499).
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    415 Point Ideal Drive
    Lake Cowichan, BC CA
  • BC Forest Museum
    At the beginning of the 1960s, logging businessman Gerry Wellburn started collecting trains and forestry-related artifacts. He pulled locomotives from scrap yards and rescued tools that had been buried in the bush. Eventually, Gerry's collection grew large enough to spark discussions of him moving it to a site open to the viewing public. In 1965, he secured a six-acre property in Drinkwater, which just so happened to be the same location of Cowichan Valley's first public building?a combined schoolhouse and chapel. Over the past six-plus decades, the museum has continued to grow, both in number of pieces and sheer size. Today, it stretches across a total of 100 acres on the Somenos marsh. Current exhibits continue to follow Gerry's original mission of honoring the past: You can check out logging machines, antique trains, and even intact bunkhouses, where loggers spent time ringing the guthammer and caring for their pet branches. Collections are located both indoors and outdoors. You can even hop on a historic train for a ride over the Somenos Lake trestle.
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    2892 Drinkwater Road
    Duncan, BC CA
  • Pacific Northwest Raptors
    In the verdant Cowichan Valley, Pacific Northwest Raptors cares for a diverse flock of birds of prey?owls twist their heart-shaped heads curiously, and hawks look on with eyes like copper coins. The staff provides them a safe habitat while educating the public about their habits, hunting methods, and favourite brands of feather cosmetics. Eagles and falcons ride warm zephyrs overhead daily, searching for prey high over the canopy when they aren?t perched back at the centre. Avian experts demo the birds? skills during walks, which include the opportunity for patrons to have a hawk or owl land on a gloved hand or already impressive jaw line. Intensive workshops and week-long falconry courses let guests settle in with the animals beneath the towering trees, which hush each other liltingly in the wind. Regular family events at the centre facilitate bonding with the regal raptors, many of which are trained in film work and pest control.
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    1877 Herd Rd.
    Duncan, BC CA
  • March Meadows Golf Club
    Situated just south of Cowichan Lake, March Meadows Golf Club’s nine-hole course invites golfers to play a scenic layout replete with mountain views. The course features cedar-lined doglegs and creek-split fairways, such as those on the second hole—the course’s most difficult—which forces players to unhitch the oxen from their golf carts and ford a waterway to reach the green. The charming course summons budding players to its fairways each year for a Junior Golf Tournament sponsored by Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member Dawn Coe-Jones, who began playing golf at March Meadows when she was 12. After rounds, players can head to the clubhouse’s restaurant to feast on casual grill fare. The on-site pro shop showcases the latest golf gear, apparel, and rocket-propelled three-woods. Course at a Glance: * 9-hole, par 36 course * Course rating of 71.4 * Slope rating of 124 * Three tee boxes * See the course layout
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    10298 South Shore Road
    Honeymoon Bay, BC CA
  • The Falcon Lady
    Smallville viewers will recognize one of The Falcon Lady's birds, Thorn, from his guest appearance on the episode "Veritas." But if glimpsing a bird of prey is what they're after, locals need only look down at their own arms. That's because The Falcon Lady, Joanne, teaches workshop attendees how to handle falcons themselves, crediting her and her apprentices' nuanced philosophy with making each experience safe. "Our companions," she says, "know themselves to respected, and loved." But Joanne doesn't anthropomorphize them. Instead, she and her staff take pride in socializing the birds of prey and earning their trust. Even 3-year-olds have held small falcons at her facility because Joanne is confident in the safe, trusting relationships she forges with the animals.
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    7476 Westholme Road
    Duncan, BC CA
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