Things To Do In East Grand Rapids

$12 for a Corn-Maze Adventure and Wagon Ride for 4 at Ed Dunneback & Girls Farm Market (Up to $24 Value)

Ed Dunneback & Girls Farm Market

Alpine

Relax on a scenic wagon ride and navigate a 5-acre corn maze rife with trivia questions that surrender directions when answered correctly

$24 $12

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$45 for Entry for One Adult to Eat Dirt Mud Run One-Lap 5K on Saturday, August 23 (Up to $75 Value)

Eat Dirt Mud Run

Kentwood

Annual 5K run sends waves of 500 runners through a one-lap, mud-covered obstacle course marked by hills, climbing walls & 60-foot mudslide

$75 $45

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Three Games of Bowling for Two, Four, or Up to Six at Northfield Lanes (Up to 52% Off)

Northfield Lanes

Cheshire Village

Choice of 16 lanes; automatic scoring keeps track as groups of up to six attack pins

$24 $12

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Presale: Harlem Globetrotters Game at Van Andel Arena on January 25, 2015 at 2 p.m. (Up to Half Off)

Harlem Globetrotters

Van Andel Arena

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Ball-spinning antics abound as this world-famous exhibition basketball team dazzles in a comic and athletic performance

$63.25 $38

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Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Series at St. Cecilia Music Center (Up to 50% Off). 3 Dates Available.

St. Cecilia Music Center

Heartside-Downtown

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Concerts highlight classical pieces by Beethoven and Brahms, and the influence of folk music on Dvorák and Kodály

$80 $40

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One or Three Months of Karate, Tae Kwon Do, or Kung Fu Classes at Grand Rapids Karate Academy (Up to 83% Off)

Grand Rapids Karate Academy

Grand Rapids Karate

Master instructors with classes for kids and adults; focus on self-defense, self-confidence, and staying fit

$125.95 $39

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5, 10, or 20 Boot Camp Classes at Fitness and Sports Performance LLC (Up to 54% Off)

Fitness and Sports Performance

Grand Rapids

Boot camp exercises utilize body weight exercises, dumbbells, medicine balls, suspension training, resistance bands, and kettlebells

$75 $39

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3 Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at FLEXcity Fitness (Up to 67% Off)

FLEXcity Fitness - Grand Rapids

Midtown

Combination strength and cardio group fitness classes use TRX, barre, indoor cycling, and more to burn at least 500 calories

$45 $15

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$11 for an Ice-Skating Package for Four at Patterson Ice Center (Up to $28 Value)

Patterson Ice Center

Cascade

NHL- and Olympic-size rinks, onsite pro shop, and 5,000-square-foot lobby where visitors can watch all the action

$28 $11

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5, 10, or 20 Yoga Classes at Centre Pointe (Up to 58% Off)

Centre Pointe

Eastown

Yoga sessions allow students to renew their spirits and energy through the flowing asanas performed each class

$45 $19

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10 or 20 Crossfit Classes at Friction Crossfit (Up to 88% Off)

Friction Crossfit

Cascade

Trainers motivate students of all fitness levels—from novices to athletes—during workouts like weightlifting, speed training & plyometrics

$159 $29

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$100 for $200 Worth of Services at Tamara's Fitness

Tamara's Fitness

On Location

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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10 or 20 Fitness Classes at Elite Fitness and Health (Up to 67% Off)

Elite Fitness and Health

Grand Rapids

This gym boasts ample amenities including childcare, and on-site smoothie bar, tanning beds, and group classes including LesMills Body Pump

$75 $29

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

Go2Karate

On Location

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

$324 $20

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$149 for Four-Week Film Class from Fusion Film Academy ($299 Value)

Fusion Film Academy

Forest Hills

Twice-weekly two-hour classes teach students basics of acting, producing, directing, and cinematography with hands-on experience

$299 $149

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$9.50 for Three Drop-In Yoga Classes at Buti Yoga ($30 Value)

Buti Yoga

Monroe North Fitness Center

Buti yoga provides a high-intensity workout that combines elements of Vinyasa yoga, plyometrics, and various dances

$30 $9.50

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Roller Skating Package and Skate Rental and Snacks for Two, Four, or Six at The Fun Spot (Up to 71% Off)

The Fun Spot

Multiple Locations

Roller skating with skate rental for two, four, or six at the oldest Kentwood establishment; includes soda and choice of pizza or hot dog

$29 $13

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10, 20, or One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Body By Armr (Up to 76% Off)

Body By ARMR

West Grand

Instructors lead fitness classes designed to strengthen and condition muscles in short, intense bursts for quicker results

$100 $29

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Eight Weeks of Unlimited Fitness Classes or 10 Fitness Classes at Rhythm Fitness Studio (Up to 52% Off)

Rhythm Fitness Studio

Byron Center/Cutlerville

Zumba, R.I.P.P.E.D., and other fitness classes for students of all fitness levels set to high-energy music

$99 $49

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Coaches of Renewal Body Bootcamp coaxes hard work, discipline, and buckets of sweat from fitness-seekers during her intense, full-body workouts. One of her specialties is TRX resistance training, which involves suspending students by their arms, legs, and torsos from straps and harnesses dangling from the ceiling. Exercises require participants to fight gravity and their own body weight to build muscle. Coaches sometimes combines TRX with Pilates core-strengthening work or a rigorous plyometric regimen, mixing up workout routines daily to maximize effectiveness. In addition to physical training, she supplies students with nutritional counseling that measures appropriate caloric intake by the day, creating balanced diets that supply ample energy without extra carbs, fats, or whatever compound butter is made of.

650 Lakeside Dr
Grand Rapids,
MI
US

It's a charity race with a back story like none other: bloodthirsty demons have been working in your community's offices, living in its homes, attending its schools. And now they're on the hunt and people are running for their lives. Citizens might be booking it across a field, seemingly far from the chaos, when shapes emerge on the horizon dressed head-to-toe in vampires' telltale black clothes. If you're a citizen, be prepared to run. If you're a vampire?lock in your target.

That's just part of what you might experience on the Vampire 5K, a twilight fun run where participants can register as "citizens" or "vampires" and take off from two separate starting lines. Both camps eventually converge in a chase that finds vamps trying to convert their mortal counterparts to the dark side. Citizens, dressed in white, sport two garlic flags; if the flags are taken before runners cross their finish line, they switch to a black tee and chase citizens. After the race, a moonlit party finds both camps sipping bloody marys during a dance party and award presentation. The race benefits the Mission to Hear Foundation, which provides hearing aids to underprivileged children, adults, and whatever they're calling the age group that comes in between these days.

2907 Monroe Avenue Northeast
Grand Rapids,
MI
US

Modern Skate & Surf?s alternative-sports shop was founded in 1979 and has since hosted events frequented by Olympic and professional athletes?including superstar Tony Hawk?as well as earned a feature as Best Snowboard Shop in 2012 from Real Detroit Weekly. In Modern Skate Park's world-class, 60,000-square-foot Royal Oak skate park?one of the largest facilities of its kind in the US?skateboards grind across rails or glide over jumps, and inline skaters whiz over obstacles and BMX bikes hang in midair. Customers can build on their extreme-sports skills in clinics and lessons or rent out the facility for parties or high-speed chases. Committed to supporting the next generation of extreme athletes, Modern Skate Park offers discounts to students who bring in report cards sporting A?s and B?s.

In addition to the skate park, Modern Skate & Surf also maintains a East Lansing store that stocks snowboarding, skateboarding, wakeboarding, skating, and protective gear to facilitate exciting adventures.

3665 28th St SE
Grand Rapids,
MI
US

Under the guidance of cofounders and brothers Mikhail and Arkadiy Sarkisov, the skilled coaches at Grand Rapids Fencing Academy enlighten budding swordsmiths on the essential techniques of modern fencing. During informative classes for all experience levels, students learn the foot moves, blade work, and confetti-cutting skills of èpèe-, foil-, and saber-style fencing. Each session is designed to improve mind-body coordination and flexibility while providing aerobic exercise. A wall of full-length mirrors allows pupils to view and modify their techniques inside the sprawling hardwood studio.

Mikhail and Arkadiy Sarkisov sharpened their fencing skills on the former Soviet Union's national fencing team before earning medals in their home country's national championship. In 2004, the United States Olympic Committee named Mikhail the Developmental Coach of the Year in fencing. Both brothers hold master's degrees in fencing and have placed highly in numerous tournaments across multiple globes.

1345 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids,
MI
US

Arthur Murray Dance Studio has been a leading name in franchise dance since 1912, when the entrepreneur began selling mail-order dance lessons. Expanding his reach, he enlisted teachers to spread his signature dance lessons on first-class steamships and skyrocketed to fame in the '30s after introducing the public to such dances as the Lambeth Walk and the Big Apple. By the 1950s, Arthur and his wife, Kathryn, were hosting their own highly popular TV show on ABC, the Arthur Murray Dance Party, which ran for 12 years. Today, Arthur Murray's team prepares students for rug cutting at special events and weekend nightclub jaunts. Clients who arrive to lessons partnerless will be paired up with other classmates as the instructors assess their current skill level and make recommendations on the most appropriate program. Throughout lessons, instructors teach the foundations of two to four dances from a long list of styles that range from Latin to country-western, helping students to learn basic step patterns, timing, and the ability to lead or follow.

4485 Plainfield Ave. NE
Grand Rapids,
MI
US

Seva Yoga's teachers host daily classes that vary in style and difficulty to accommodate students of all abilities inside the studio?s serene, high-ceilinged sanctuary. Certified yoga instructors move about the practice space during sessions, including moderate and gentle classes, offering verbal cues and hands-on adjustments to help beginners sink into stretches. Vinyasa sweat sessions encourage more seasoned yogis to hone their meditation skills while moving from one pose to the next with balance-challenging movements. In total, six different types of classes are available, with some sessions taught on donation basis. The studio also teaches a 200-hour program designed to pass along knowledge to budding yoga instructors.

2237 Wealthy St. SE
East Grand Rapids,
MI
US