Activities in El Campo


2K, 3K, or Sunset Discovery Flight from Cowboy Up Hang Gliding (Up to 46% Off)

Cowboy Up Hang Gliding

Wharton

Clients fly side-by-side with an instructor, taking in spectacular bird’s-eye views of the Texas landscape

$189 $139

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Admission for Two or Four, or One-Year Individual or Family Membership at Matagorda County Museum (Up to 50% Off)

Matagorda County Museum

Bay City

Recreations and real artifacts depict important county events; kids explore a 19th-Century replica town with a schoolhouse, corral, and more

$8 $5

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All-Day Fishing Trip for Up to Three from Knee Deep Fishing with Captain Ciruti (Up to $625 Value)

Knee Deep Fishing with Captain Ciruti

Knee Deep Fishing with Captain Ciruti

30-year veteran of Matagorda Bay guides anglers on trips for redfish, speckled trout, or tripletail, depending on what’s in season

$625 $375

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Two, Four, or Six 60-Minute Piano Classes at Joyful Music School (Up to 50% Off)

Joyful Music School

Richmond Rosenberg

Piano lessons teach students the basic scales and proper posture, giving them a foundation to make beautiful music

$52 $26

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Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Rosenberg Railroad Museum (Up to 47% Off)

Rosenberg Railroad Museum

Rosenberg

Explore Rosenberg’s railway-ridden past through a collection of historic railcars and model trains

$10 $6

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Paintball Package for One, Two, or Four Plus 100 Paintballs Per Person at Tank's Paintball (70% Off)

TANK’S Paintball - Sugarland

Sugarland

Players get a full set of rental equipment and paintballs before deploying to fields across 29 acres of woodland

$20 $6

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$48 for $95 Groupon — Wellness by Design

Wellness By Design

Richmond

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

$95 $48

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5-Class or Month-Long Punch Card for Ballet Barre Classes at Move Dance and Fitness Studio (Up to 64% Off)

Move Dance and Fitness Studio

Fulshear-Simonton

Soma Forma barre classes can create longer, leaner bodies through small movements while exercisers stretch on the ballet barre.

$80 $29

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One or Six Private Golf Lessons or a Personalized Club Fitting at Wood & Olson Golf Performance (Up to 58% Off)

Wood & Olson Golf Performance

Pecan Grove

Teaching duo helps students develop dependable swings with game lessons and makes sure they have right-sized equipment with club fittings

$95 $45

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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

$350 $20

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$39 for One Month of Unlimited Cross-Training Classes at United Cross Training ($200 Value)

United Cross Training

Sugarland

Cross-training classes keep fitness levels from plateauing through exercises such as power lifting, calisthenics, and aerobics

$200 $39

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5 or 10 Barre or Cardio Barre Classes at Reformed Body (Up to 59% Off)

Reformed Body

Reformed Body

Hour-long barre class combines ballet, yoga, and Pilates to work the arms, legs, abs, and glutes;

$90 $39

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$39 for One Month of Unlimited Boot Camp at Pfittrainers ($100 Value)

Pfittrainers

Pfittrainers

Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, trainers lead an early-evening boot camp designed to help students lose weight and build muscle

$100 $39

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Two- or Five-Week Unlimited Women's-Only Boot Camp at Mind Body Total Fitness (Up to 93% Off)

Mind Body Total Fitness

Multiple Locations

Circuit of running, resistance training, weights, and varied exercises throughout 60-minute sessions

$300 $29

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Five Classes or Two Weeks of Unlimited Bikram Yoga at Bikram Yoga Sugar Land (Up to 74% Off)

Bikram Yoga Sugar Land

Sugar Land

Each class consists of 26 postures and two breathing exercises, which pupils enact in a room heated between 105 and 107 degrees

$100 $26

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$20 for 30-Class Yoga and Fitness Pass from Yoga & Fitness Passport ($300 Value)

Yoga & Fitness Passport

Multiple Locations

Students can use this 30-class pass at multiple locations to take everything from yoga to Zumba, signing up on an easy online platform

$300 $20

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One Glittery Glam Express Package or a 90-Minute Party for Up to Eight Kids at Sweet & Sassy (Up to 60% Off)

Sweet & Sassy

Sugar Land Town Square

Aestheticians pamper kids with makeup, nail polish, and party updos

$29.95 $15

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4, 8, or 12 Weeks of Unlimited Classes from Texas Boot Camp Fitness (Up to 54% Off)

Texas Boot Camp Fitness

Multiple Locations

Certified trainers tighten male and female physiques with body-weight moves, weightlifting, runs, and resistance drills

$129 $70

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Four or Eight One-Hour Group Training Sessions at Bri Morrison Fitness (Up to 75% Off)

Bri Morrison Fitness

Bri Morrison Fitness

In small groups, personal trainers lead energizing training sessions designed to burn calories and build lean muscle

$199 $59

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Two or Four Admissions, or Brewster's Fun Bash Party for Up to 16 at Stomping Grounds Playland (Up to 48% Off)

Stomping Grounds Playland

First Colony Commons

Kids frolic on giant play structures or inside a revamped toddler area while parents enjoy gourmet coffee and sandwiches

$15.50 $8

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at CrossFit Sugar Land (65% Off)

Crossfit Sugar Land

Sugar Land

From the merchant: All fitness levels are welcome; classes are available Monday–Friday and last 60 minutes each; no heavy weights involved

$145 $51

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Four or Six Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Mean Green Boot Camp (Up to 93% Off)

Mean Green Boot Camp

Multiple Locations

Chris Green and staff of certified trainers lead students through high-intensity workouts to torch fat, tone muscle, and boost confidence

$605 $55

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Two Private Dance Lessons with Optional Social Dance Parties at Fred Astaire Dance Studios (Up to 86% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studios

Multiple Locations

Experienced instructors lead dancers through private, personalized lessons, while optional dance parties let them strut their stuff

$250 $35

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$55 for Martial Arts at Sugar Land Martial Arts (45% Off)

Sugar Land Mixed Martial Arts

Sugar Land

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$100 $55

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Two Weeks or One Month of Unlimited Barre Classes at Pure Barre (Up to 55% Off)

Pure Barre

Sugar Land

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

$99 $45

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One Private and One, Three, or Five Small-Group Pilates Reformer Classes at Performance Pilates (Up to 55% Off)

Performance Pilates

Performance Pilates

In a large, bright studio with plenty of natural light, students work on building core strength with the help of Pilates equipment

$107 $49

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Four or Eight Weeks of Unlimited Bootcamp Classes with Meal Plan at God Body Sports Academy (Up to 86% Off)

God Body Sports Academy

Multiple Locations

Former collegiate and professional athletes lead fitness bootcamp sessions augmented by complementary meal plans

$350 $59

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$159 for a Tandem-Skydive Jump from Westside Skydivers (Up to $229 Value)

Westside Skydivers

Sealy

Learn to deploy and steer your own chute during training before ascending up to 14,000 feet for a tandem jump that reaches up to 120 mph

$229 $159

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5 or 10 Dance Classes or One Month of Unlimited Dance Classes at Sarafias School of Dance (Up to 66% Off)

Sarafias School of Dance

Phit Studios

Selection of dance classes includes Barre fitness and upbeat Zumba classes set to Latin rhythms

$100 $35

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$109 for Four 45-Minute Private Classes and 45-minute Group Classes at Planet Ballroom Katy ($249 Value)

Planet Ballroom Katy

Katy

Learn impressive dance techniques in styles such as waltz, tango, cha cha, salsa, jive, and swing

$249 $109

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8 or 16 classes of Lil' Dragons Taekwondo ages 3-5 or Taekwondo (5+) at Vortexic Martial Arts (Up to 93% Off)

Vortexic Martial Arts

Cinco Ranch

Classes teach sportsmanship, discipline, and confidence while studying the art of self defense; training improves physical fitness

$350 $25

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$49 for Six 60-Minute Soccer Skills Classes for Children Ages 7–14 at Katy Soccer Academy ($99 Value)

Katy Soccer Academy

Katy

Kids learn the fundamentals of soccer in classes that focus on developing footwork

$99 $49

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Barre Classes at Sarafias Sassy and Serious Fitness (70% Off)

Sarafias Sassy And Serious Fitness

Katy

From the merchant: .Trainers blend Pilates core work with ballet exercises and cardio to help tone strengthen; sculpt strong lean muscles

$120 $36

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90-Minute Wine-Education Class for 2, 4, or 6, or a Private Class for 10 at The Cellar Door (Up to 67% Off)

The Cellar Door

The Cellar Door

90-minute class introduces participants to wine-tasting methods and the subtle nuances of flavor in varietals like pinot noir and chardonnay

$100 $50

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$99 for Four Weeks of Women's Boot Camp at Code Pink Boot Camp ($229 Value)

Code Pink Boot Camp - Houston

Gracie Barra Katy

Instructor leads women through high-energy workouts during one-hour boot-camp classes

$229 $99

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$41 for $100 Worth of Martial Arts — Velocity MMA

Velocity Mma

Houston

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

$100 $41

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3-Hour BYOB Painting Class for One, Two, or Four, or 2-Hour Kids' Painting Class at That Art Bar (Up to 57% Off)

That Art Bar

Houston

Instructors demonstrate how to paint that session’s piece, such as Starry Night or a dock at dusk; adults can bring their own drinks

$55 $27

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$29 for 10 Visit Open-Jump Pass at Pump It Up Katy Location or The Woodlands Location ($60 Value)

Pump It Up

Multiple Locations

Kids unleash excess energy on an indoor playground of inflatable attractions

$60 $29

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$56 for One Month of Unlimited Martial Arts or Fitness Classes ($125 Value)

Jade Mountain Martial Arts

Houston

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

$125 $56

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Four Weeks of Youth Basketball Classes for One or Two Kids Ages 5–17 at FunDMental Hoops (Up to 50% Off)

FunDMental Hoops

Faith West Academy

Boys and girls ages 5–17; four weeks of classes with practice twice a week for one hour

$120 $60

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4-Week Boot Camp from Katy Total Body Fitness Camp (70% Off)

Katy Fit Body Boot Camp

Multiple Locations

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

$165 $50

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10 Boxing or Kickboxing Classes or Month of Unlimited Krav Maga at Elite Krav Maga and Kickboxing (Up to 56% Off)

Elite Krav Maga and Kickboxing

Elite Krav Maga and Kickboxing

Pupils achieve a full-body workout or learn practical self-defense techniques originally developed for the Israeli Defense Force

$50 $29

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Four or Eight Latin-Dance Classes at Dance With Stars Academy (Up to 66% Off)

Dance With Stars Academy

Dance With Stars

Students do fancy footwork to Latin beats in Latin-dance classes

$80 $29

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One or Two Months of Classes at UNITED Tae Kwon Do (Up to 80% Off)

UNITED Tae Kwon Do

Bellaire United Taekwon-do

Tae kwon do classes for adults focus on self-defense, fitness, mental discipline, stress management, and confidence

$169 $39

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One, Three, or Six Personal Training Sessions at Elite Fitness Personal Training (Up to 69% Off)

Elite Fitness Personal Training

Elite Fitness Personal Training

Personal trainers work one-on-one with clients to help build endurance and muscle tone in customized workout sessions

$80 $29

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One Month of Unlimited Dance-Fitness Classes from Katy Elite Star Studios (70% Off)

Katy Elite Star Studios

Katy Elite Star Studios

From the merchant: Unlimited Dance Fitness Classes including beginners and advanced. Come discover what Katy Elite Star Studios is about!

$125 $38

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10 or 20 Boot-Camp Classes at FWC (Up to 85% Off)

FWC

Multiple Locations

Exercising indoors and outside, group classes perform cardio and strength-training exercises designed to dramatically transform physiques

$150 $29

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Five-Week CORE Fitness Program or Six-Week BRIK Boot Camp Program at Kaia F.I.T. Katy (50% Off)

Kaia F.I.T. Katy

Kaia FIT Katy

Women's only boot camp and fitness program offer nutritional guidance and foster whole-body fitness in varied, indoor classes

$159 $79

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One Month of Unlimited Zumba or Fitness Classes for for One or Two at Kenyatta & Co. Studio (Up to 56% Off)

Kenyatta & Co. Studio

Katy

Members can access all fitness classes, including Zumba dance, Insanity interval training, and Piloxing, which produces lean muscles

$60 $29

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12 or 16 CrossFit Classes or One Unlimited Month of Classes at Crossfit Hades (Up to 54% Off)

Crossfit Hades

Katy

Functional movements from CrossFit’s rotating workout of the day propel intense classes helmed by certified coaches

$100 $49

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18-Hole Round of Golf, Replay Round, and Lunch for One or Two at The Wilderness at Lake Jackson (Up to 56% Off)

The Wilderness at Lake Jackson

Lake Jackson

18-hole round on a championship course carved through wetlands and often rated among the best in Houston

$107 $49

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Two Hours of Bowling and Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at AMF Bowling Co. (Up to 65% Off)

AMF Bowling Co.

Multiple Locations

More than 200 locations across the country offer two-hour bowling packages for groups of two, four, or six

$40.38 $17

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Two or Four Personal Training Sessions at The Women's Health and Fitness Center (Up to 57% Off)

The Women's Health and Fitness Center

Women's Health and Fitness Center

Trainers help clients set and reach specific goals with one-on-one fitness sessions

$110 $49

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Group Fitness Classes at T3 (Up to 74% Off)

T3

Stafford

Passionate instructors lead boot camps, MMA classes, and kid-fit classes for ages 8-16 to help cultivate strength and overall good health

$125 $39

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One Month of Boot Camp or Two Months of Personal Group Training at Phat Body Gym (Up to 76% Off)

Phat Body Gym

Stafford

Whether in boot camps or one-on-one sessions, the trainer concocts unique combinations of exercises to help clients reach their goals

$250 $59

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10 or 20 Classes, or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Spectra CrossFit (Up to 80% Off)

Spectra Crossfit

Stafford/Sugarland

CrossFit uses varied functional movement, weights, gymnastics, and metabolic conditioning to provide full-body workouts with maximum results

$200 $49

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One Month of Fitness Classes with Two or Five Classes Per Week at Breakthru Fitness (Up to 60% Off)

Breakthru Fitness

Breakthru Fitness

Boot-camp classes that focus on making healthy life choices and sweating away calories in a communal and supportive environment

$50 $25

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One Month of Strength, Midday Madness, or Individual Training from Tod Carter at Phat Body Gym (Up to 87% Off)

Phat Body Gym - Todd Carter

Phat Body Gym

During a month of training with fitness guru Tod Carter, clients can slim down, tone up, and get in overall better shape

$250 $59

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5 or 10 Boot-Camp Sessions or CrossFit Classes at Crossover Athletics (Up to 76% Off)

Crossover Athletics

Stafford

CrossFit classes switch up workouts with a new set of exercises daily; boot-camp classes provide high-intensity workouts in a group setting

$125 $39

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot Camps or Fitness Classes and Meal Plan at Fit Brigade (Up to 81% Off)

Fit Brigade

Fit Brigade

Instructors motivate exercisers of all fitness levels through scalable, non-military workouts

$79 $15

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$22 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga, Zumba, and Pilates Classes at Yoga Chicks Studio ($45 Value)

Yoga Chicks Studio

Victoria

A roster of enthusiastic female teachers lead yoga, Zumba, and Pilates classes that help lengthen and tone bodies; all ages welcome

$45 $22

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$80 for $159 Worth of Martial Arts — Kicks MMA Mixed Martial Arts

Kicks Mma

Missouri City

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

$159 $80

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Classes with Hand Wraps for One or Two at Title Boxing Club (Up to 57% Off)

Title Boxing Club

Missouri City - Sugar Land

Tone arms and legs while building core strength during two weeks of kickboxing and boxing classes

$56.48 $25

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10 or 20 Boot-Camp Classes or 5 Personal-Training Sessions at Supreme Fitness Houston (Up to 64% Off)

Supreme Fitness Houston

Quail Valley

Certified trainers help boot campers boost fitness with heart-pumping classes, or create custom workouts during personal-training sessions

$150 $59

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10 or 20 R&B Two-Step or Swing Classes at High Steppers Dance Troupe LLC (Up to 75% Off)

High Steppers Dance Troupe LLC

Multiple Locations

Instructors teach urbanized Houston two-step or swing dancing set to R&B music

$155 $50

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Five Sessions of Personal Training or 10 Boot Camp Classes at Flex Fitness Personal Training (Up to 73% Off)

Flex Fitness Personal Training

Missouri City

Professional trianers motivate clients to burn fat, tone muscle, and build strength with personal training and boot camp classes

$550 $150

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1 Month of Unlimited Classes or a Party for Up to 10 Adults at 6th Position Dance Company (Up to 51% Off)

6th Position Dance Company

Bellaire

Whether you or your child are interested in ballet or hip-hop dance, instructors can guide you; parties are fun for groups of any age

$66 $33

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One Month of CrossFit Classes at Crossfit 290 (Up to 55% Off)

CrossFit 290

Crossfit 290

One monthx of CrossFit’s intense workouts, which change daily

$100 $45

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Admission for Two or Ten at Mom Expo and Ultimate Play Date (Up to 64% Off)

Mom Expo & Health Fair

Berry Center

Moms sample eco-friendly, organic products, then vote for their favorites, learn how to work from home, and have a tea party with their kids

$10 $5

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$12 for a Drive-in Double Feature with Popcorn and Soda for Two at The Showboat Drive-in (Up to $19 Value)

The Showboat Drive-in

Showboat Drive-In

Cars pull up to one of two jumbo screens for a double feature, tuning in to sound through their FM radios

$19 $12

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Five CrossFit Classes at CrossFit G BAR 3 (70% Off)

Crossfit G Bar 3

Cypress

From the merchant: Introductory class for you and up to four friends; learn and practice the nine foundational movements of CrossFit

$100 $30

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Low-Impact Paintball Party for Up to 10 or 20 at TxR Paintball (Up to 50% Off)

TxR Paintball

TXR Paintball

Players participate in low-impact paintball, which uses a lighter weight marker, 50 caliber paintballs and only shoots 200 fps.

$390 $199

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$8 for $25 Worth of Boot Camp — X-Factor Sports Training

X-factor Sports Training

Cypress

From the merchant: Circuit-style boot camp for all ages and experience levels; great way to help kick start a healthy life style

$25 $8

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Two or Four 60-Minute Horseback-Riding Lessons at Five Horses, LLC (Up to 56% Off)

Five Horses, LLC

Northwest Harris

Lessons in natural horsemanship espouse the value of establishing interspecies relationships and nonverbal communication skills

$100 $49

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One- or Three-Month Wellness-Center Package for One or Up to Four at RenewU4Life (Up to 62% Off)

RenewU4Life

Cypress

Members have access to Les Mills group fitness classes and spa services like an oxygen bar, infrared sauna, hydro-massage, and body wraps

$199 $99

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$139 for Beginner's Course and Four VIP Clinics or 10 VIP Clinics ($275 Value)

Swanson Golf Center

Multiple Locations

Award-winning instructor helps golfers hone their skills, ranging from basic swing mechanics to detailed nuances of course management

$275 $139

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Three or Five Pilates Reformer Classes at Premier Pilates (Up to 81% Off)

Premier Pilates

Premier Pilates

Pilates classes of up to ten students strengthen cores and increase flexibility; infrared massage bed helps soothes spines with jade wheels

$135 $25

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One or Two Months of Gymnastics Classes at ASI Gymnastics (Up to 66% Off). Two Locations Available.

ASI Gymnastics

Cypress

Gymnastics instructors teach age-appropriate skills that develop strength and coordination in addition to confidence and mental toughness

$111 $39

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One, Two, or Three Months of Unlimited Yoga and Mat Pilates Classes at Pure Balance (Up to 85% Off)

Pure Balance

Pure Balance

Yoga and Pilates help build core strength and lean muscles

$120 $39

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A variety of water slides can be found at Splashway Waterpark, a seasonal outdoor playground that boasts water-fueled attractions for toddlers, older kids, and adults. Sometimes the rides relax, as when visitors drift down the lazy river on waterproof water beds, but sometimes they raise pulses instead, as on the nearly straight drop of Pirate's Plunge. From May to September visitors can enjoy the park's attractions, which were designed to entertain families with kids of any age. When energy wanes, two onsite caf?s pile plates with all-American fare such as burgers, pizza, and nachos. The truly exhausted can lounge in the new lagoon pool or turn in for the night at the park's RV and tent camp, or the new cabins.
5211 Main Street
Sheridan,
TX
US
What was once a jumbled catch-all for the hunting trophies of Dr. E. A. Weinheimer, and a generous donation from Steve McManus, has been streamlined into a collection of well-organized exhibits at the El Campo Museum of Natural History. They feature these trophies along with others in realistic replicas of their original habitats. Size: nine exhibits focusing on natural history and featuring over 100 hunting trophies from as close as south Texas to as far flung as the Arctic Eye Catcher: the Arctic room's 8-foot-tall polar bear towers over guests and tries to steal their hats without detection Don't Miss: the colorful seashells collection, with 600 different species from all over the world Just for Kids: in the Children's Discovery Center, little ones can play at being a vet by throwing on a lab coat and attending to a tiger patient
2350 N Mechanic St
El Campo,
TX
US
It's easy to picture what life was like in centuries past at Matagorda County Museum. That's because the museum highlights the county's most memorable events with both detailed recreations and actual artifacts. Guests can absorb the county's nautical history by viewing a cannon and other artifacts recovered from a shipwreck at the bottom of Matagorda Bay. They can also learn about indigenous family life or discover the charms and hardships of life in a covered wagon thanks to exhibits on those topics. For an even more immersive experience, families need only step in to the award-winning children's section of the museum. There, kids can discover what life was really like more than 100 years ago in a recreation of a late 19th-century town. Newly minted citizens can swing by the town's O.K. Corral to drop off their horses, stop into the barber shop for a shave and a haircut, or head to the one-room schoolhouse to look over education primers. Other places of interest include an opera house, a post office, and, in case anyone at the post office gets caught opening letters not addressed to them, a jail.
2100 Avenue F
Bay City,
TX
US
An angler of redfish, speckled trout, flounder, and tripletail on the Matagorda Bay and Colorado River for more than a quarter century, Knee Deep Fishing's Captain Ciruti shares fishing wisdom during guided trips. The captain provides all gear on drifting trips, welcoming anglers aboard his 22-foot Torrent CAT 5 boat powered by a 200-HP Suzuki engine and hundreds of bubbles blown by harnessed trout. For fishermen with their own rods and wading boots, Ciruti leads walk-and-wade excursions into shallow flats and along coastlines. To accommodate nature admirers and history buffs, Ciruti also charters eco tours to illuminate the history, layout, and wildlife of the bay and its surrounding waterways. Skyward glances may yield views of pelicans, herons, and eagles, and below, land-bound creatures such as deer, hogs, and coyotes may make appearances along the banks.
189 County Rd. 255
Bay City,
TX
US
Captain Walt Wendtland can most often be found aboard their specially designed fishing boats. The broad-bottomed watercraft easily cruise the long, shallow tracts of Matagorda Bay as the captains hunt the same prey they have for more than 25 years. They take guests on cruises, providing rods, reels, sunscreen, and cleaning for any catch that gets hauled in. Groups typically pursue trout, redfish, and flounder, though they sometimes seek out seasonal prey such as tripletail.
189 County Rd. 213
Matagorda,
TX
US
If it weren’t for the railroad, there would be no Rosenberg. In 1880 the Gulf, Colorado, and Santa Fe Company extended their tracks across those of another railway, creating a junction that they named after the railway’s president, Henry von Rosenberg. All that remains of this junction’s original depot, from which the town of Rosenberg grew, is the signal tower, which is now the centerpiece of Rosenberg Railroad Museum’s collection of historic railcars and other railway paraphernalia. Representing the full spectrum of passenger railcars, the collection includes a caboose—the living quarters of a train conductor—and a Canadian government business car, which in the 1920s had been appointed to transport dignitaries and prime ministers in comfort. At the museum’s education center, an HO-gauge model train gives visitors a macro view of a rail network, and, up in the signal tower, an interlocking machine lets visitors play at train traffic control, using the same switches the towerman flipped back in 1903 to make sure only one train was routed through a junction at a time and no trains were routed down the tracks that just led straight off the edge of the world.
1921 Avenue F
Rosenberg,
TX
US
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