Activities in Goose Creek

One Month of CrossFit Classes for One or Two People at CrossFit Talem (Up to 70% Off)

CrossFit Talem

CrossFit Talem Goose Creek

In a supportive community with caring, pro coaches, pupils take advantage of free nutritional coaching and practice functional fitness

$125 $39

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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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5, 10, or Unlimited CrossFit Classes with CrossFit Swagger at Select Fitness (Up to 69% Off)

Select Fitness

North Charleston

Members shed calories and build muscle through group classes, a fully stocked cardio center, free weights, and functional training

$65 $24

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$39 for $70 Groupon — Personal Training

Performance Nutrition

North Charleston

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

$70 $39

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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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Go-Karting for 1, 2, or 4, Laser-Tag Package for 4, or Combo Package for 2 at Charleston Rush (Up to 52% Off)

Charleston Rush

North Charleston

Race 12 laps in a junior cart, or 16 laps (2.5 miles) in an adult cart, and gain membership privileges for one year; high-tech laser tag

$52 $25

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10 Group Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at 4Ever Fit Studio (Up to 52% Off)

4Ever Fit Studio

North Charleston

Passionate, licensed fitness trainer uses her own experience at weight loss to lead people of all fitness levels in entertaining classes

$60 $29

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Classes for Kids or Adults at Masters Studios (Up to 76% Off). Three Options Available.

Masters Studios

Multiple Locations

Masters Studios trains students to achieve goals, whether to get in shape, train, or to become a martial arts master

$70 $25

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Paintball Package for Two, Four, Six, or Eight from Paintball Promos (Up to 81% Off)

Paintball Promos

Compass Paintball

Paintball Promos packages includes admission to area field and all necessary equipment

$40 $10

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Two or Four 18-Hole Rounds of Golf with Practice Facility Access at Legend Oaks Golf Club (Up to 77% Off)

Legend Oaks Golf Club

Summerville

Golfers launch drives through the wetlands, fragrant pines, and 300-year-old oak trees of an 18-hole golf course

$93 $24

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Private Golf Lessons from Professional Golf Instruction with Perry Green (Up to 60% Off)

Golf Instruction with Perry Green

North Charleston

PGA pro leads either a nine-hole private playing lesson or a 90-minute lesson with take-home video analysis

$180 $85

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18-Hole Round of Golf with Cart Rental for Two or Four at Summerville Country Club (Up to 53% Off)

Summerville Country Club

Summerville

Carolina pines line the fairways of par 71 course; bermuda-grass greens and water hazards come in play on 12 holes

$74 $37

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Five or Ten Kickboxing Classes at Kickboxing Summerville (Up to 86% Off)

Kickboxing Summerville

Summerville

Fitness-centric classes utilize kickboxing techniques to burn away calories

$90 $15

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One or Three 60-Minute Golf Lessons with a PGA Teaching Pro from Rtaylor Golf (Up to 52% Off)

Rtaylor Golf

The Golf Club at Wescott Plantation

PGA teaching pro helps players perfect their golf game with one or three private lessons

$80 $39

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Two-Hour Pirate-History Walking Tour for One or Two from Charleston Pirate Tours (Up to 46% Off)

Charleston Pirate Tours

Charleston Historic District

Pirate-garbed guide leads tours to historic buildings, telling tales of the crimes and exploits of Blackbeard, Stede Bonnet, and Anne Bonny

$19.50 $11

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Cheeses and Small Plates at O'Hara & Flynn (Up to 42% Off). Two Options Available.

O'Hara & Flynn

Downtown

Share plates of five-year-aged Gouda, imported charcuterie, and smoked salmon at a wine bar with 700 bottles to choose from

$30 $18

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$99 for a Two-Hour Trail Ride for Two from Middleton Equestrian Center ($200 Value)

Middleton Stables

Summerville

The two-hour trail ride explores 65 acres of gardens, woods, riverbanks, and rice fields at Middleton Place, a National Historic Landmark

$200 $99

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Two-Hour Sunset Cruise or 90-Minute Private Charter Cruise from Charleston Sailing Adventures (Up to 51% Off)

Prevailing Winds

Charleston

USCG certified captains deliver unfettered views of the sunset, or set sail on customizable private charter journeys; all trips are BYOB

$120 $69

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Two-Hour BYOB Cocktail Cruise or Three-Hour Afternoon Sail for Up to Six at Sail South Carolina (Up to 53% Off)

Sail South Carolina

Harleston Village

Expert captain mans a 43-foot sailboat during customized expeditions at sunset or during the day

$350 $175

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Ghost or Civil War Walking Tour of Charleston for Two or Four from Old Charleston Walking Tours (Up to 57% Off)

Old Charleston Walking Tours

Charleston

Guides spend up to two hours leading groups through Charleston’s historic and haunted sites, such as old graveyards and battlegrounds

$37 $17

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$31 for $55 Worth of Paddleboarding — Holy City Paddle Tours

Holy City Paddle Tours

Westside

From the merchant: Experience the beautiful Charleston Harbor while taking in the world famous Charleston skyline on a paddle board.

$55 $31

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Four-Class Intro Package for One or Two at Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Charleston (Up to 51% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Charleston

Multiple Locations

Experienced instructors lead individuals or pairs through private, personalized lessons and group practice sessions designed for beginners

$70 $35

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$9.99 for All-Day Disc Golf Plus Disc Rental for Four at Trophy Lakes ($20 Value)

Trophy Lakes

Charleston

Players toss rental disc on 18-hole course with two tee boxes per hole

$20 $9.99

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Two-hour Photo Walking Tour of Charleston for 2 or 4 from Say Charleston! Photo Walking Tours (Up to 52% Off)

Say Charleston! Photo Walking Tours

Washington Square Park

Photojournalist leads tour groups on a 2-mile stroll through Charleston while taking their pictures; access to an online gallery of shots

$60 $29

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10 or 20 Boot-Camp Classes from Gaia Fit (Up to 78% Off)

Gaia Fit

Medway Park

Students heft medicine balls, stretch resistance bands, and accelerate through floor routines during 45-minute classes

$110 $39

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Crazy Dash Walking-Adventure Tour for Two or Four from Crazy Dash Digital Adventures (50% Off)

Crazy Dash Digital Adventures

Multiple Locations

The digital game requires a smartphone and takes you on a tour of the sights

$39.95 $20

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One Month of Gymnastics Classes for One, Two, or Three Children at East Cooper Gymnastics (Up to 54% Off)

East Cooper Gymnastics

Wando

Instructors guide small groups of children through gymnastics exercises, helping them to develop physical ability and confidence

$60 $30

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$15 for Three Barre-Fitness Classes from Raising the Barre ($30 Value)

Raising the Barre

Charleston

Classes combine Pilates, ballet, and resistance-training techniques to build lean muscles, strengthen cores, and boost flexibility

$10 $5

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Walking Tour for Two or Four from Civil War Walking Tours (Up to 53% Off)

Civil War Walking Tours

Historic Charleston Foundation Bookstore

History expert and reenactor leads Civil War tour of city, sprinkling in first-person narratives and period photographs

$40 $19

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One or Two Two-Hour Pole-Dancing Workshops at Charleston Pole Dance (Up to 55% Off)

Charleston Pole Dance

Club NV

Students learn seductive spins, turns, and other basic moves while building core strength in pole-dancing and chair dancing workshops

$50 $25

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$5 for $15 Worth of Zumba — The Mall

The Mall

Charleston

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

$15 $5

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Charleston Harbor Tour or Dolphin Tour at Charleston Harbor Tours (Up to 48% Off). Two Options Available.

Charleston Harbor Tours

Multiple Locations

Scenic tours along Charleston Harbor include historical anecdotes or dolphin watching and drinks

$44 $24

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$235 for a Half-Day Private Eco Tour Sail for Up to Six from Charleston Sail ($380 value)

Charleston Sail

Charleston

Yacht powered by the wind takes up to six guests on a three-hour voyage around the harbor

$380 $235

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$25 for Five Yoga or Barre Classes at Chucktown Fitness ($100 Value)

Chucktown Fitness

Charleston

Stretch and strengthen muscles in barre classes, based on ballet workouts, or yoga, which aims to increase fitness and body awareness

$100 $25

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$49 for One Month of Unlimited Classes and Two Personal Training Sessions at Pivotal Fitness ($177 Value)

Pivotal Fitness

Charleston

Unlimited small-group training classes such as Synergy 360, TRX, barre, boxing and boot camp, plus two 30-minute personal training sessions

$177 $49

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Paintball for Two, Four, or Six at Mount Pleasant Paintball (Up to 50% Off)

Mount Pleasant Paintball

Wando

Armed with all the gear and ammo they need, paintballers put their tactical skills to the test on an outdoor field

$64 $32

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One Month of Unlimited CrossFit Classes or 10 CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Charleston (Up to 79% Off)

CrossFit Charleston

Charleston

CrossFit classes emphasize functional, intense movements; workouts change six days a week

$165 $52

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90-Minute Semiprivate Christmas-Themed Harbor Tour for Two, Four, or Six from Captains Source (Up to 54% Off)

Captains Source

Mount Pleasant

USGC–licensed captains navigate up to 6 passengers through waterways and spin tales of historical events on Christmas-themed cruise

$140 $70

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One or Two Rounds of Golf for One with Cart on the Harbor Course at Wild Dunes Resort (Up to 57% Off)

Wild Dunes Resort

Harbor Course

The Harbor Golf Course presents a challenging path filled with lagoons, salt marshes, and views of the Intracoastal Waterway

$115 $49

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Five Rounds of Golf with Range Balls at Dunes West Golf and River Club (Up to 77% Off)

Dunes West Golf and River Club

Mount Pleasant

Players drive balls across 6,781-yard course that runs along marshland water hazards

$205 $47

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$20 for a Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum Visit for Two (Up to $40 Value)

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum

Patriots Point

Historic vessels that fought in World War II, Vietnam, and the Korean War; retrieved the Apollo 8 astronauts; and earned many battle stars

$40 $20

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Dolphin Cruise at Sunset or Eco Tour of Capers Island for One or Two from Barrier Island Eco Tours (56% Off)

Barrier Island Eco Tours

Isle of Palms

Naturalists take guests out to undeveloped Capers Island, whose surrounding salt marshes host bottlenose dolphins and other wildlife

$34 $16

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One or Two Months of Martial-Arts Classes with Uniform at Capital Karate (Up to 74% Off)

Capital Karate

Mount Pleasant

Classes teach American freestyle karate with elements of other martial-arts styles

$174 $59

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Introductory Sailing Lesson for One or Two at Ocean Sailing Academy (Up to 55% Off)

Ocean Sailing Academy

Mount Pleasant

Afternoon or sunset lessons sail through the harbor year-round as US Sailing–certified instructors teach sailing basics to students

$95 $47

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$60 for $120 Worth of Music Lessons at Guitar Lesson with Jamie Slater

Guitar Lessons with Jamie Slater

Mount Pleasant

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

$120 $60

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$10 for $20 Toward Music Equipment — Shem Creek Music Center

Shem Creek Music Center

Mount Pleasant

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

$20 $10

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$59 for Four 30-Minute Guitar Lessons at Encore Music ($120 Value)

Encore Music

Mount Pleasant

Guitar lessons taught by John Madden, an instructor who has worked with hundreds of students in rock, blues, jazz, and classical styles

$120 $59

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One-Hour Private Tennis Lesson for Up to Four with One Hour of Court Time at Park West Tennis Club (Up to 58% Off)

Nick Loudermilk at Park West Tennis Club

Mount Pleasant

USPTA–certified tennis instructors help hone players' skills during one-hour private lessons, followed by an hour of court time

$75 $35

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$13 for $29 Worth of Martial Arts — Charleston Taekwondo

Charleston Taekwondo

Mount Pleasant

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

$29 $13

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One or Two Months of Youth Recreational Dance Classes at Dance Anatomy, LLC (Up to 52% Off)

Dance Anatomy, LLC

Mount Pleasant

All experience levels are welcome in youth recreational classes that teach styles such as ballet, tap, hip-hop, and jazz

$60 $29

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5, 10, or 20 Yoga Sessions at Mindfulness Matters LLC (56% Off)

Mindfulness Matters LLC

Mount Pleasant

Yoga classes for women and girls include Peaceful Evening Yoga Flow, a class with flowing asanas that prep women for a restful night’s sleep

$45 $20

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One- or Three-Month Membership for Strength-Rebuilding Program at ActiveRx (Up to 76% Off)

ActiveRx

Mount Pleasant

Strengtherapy memberships provide adults and seniors with help in regaining and maintaining their strength in order to avoid injury

$289 $69

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$99 for Four 45-Minute Private and Four Group Dance Lessons at Planet Ballroom ($249 Value)

Planet Ballroom

Mount Pleasant

Students may learn ballroom, Latin, or swing dances in both class and personal lessons with a professional dance instructor

$249 $99

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Four-Day Musical Instrument Course at Music Studio of Jordan Alexander (43% Off)

Music Studio Of Jordan Alexander

Mount Pleasant

From the merchant: Four-week introductory class on songwriting and composition; student will have an original piece by course end

$100 $57

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at CheckMat Charleston Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Fitness (65% Off)

Checkmat Charleston Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Fitness

Mount Pleasant

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

$240 $84

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$63 for $180 Worth of Personal Training — Haute New Life

Haute New Life

Mount Pleasant

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

$180 $63

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Four-Week Membership for One or Two Including Children's Fitness Classes and Gift Bags at My Gym (Up to 74% Off)

My Gym Charleston

Mount Pleasant

Kids develop basic motor skills and play sports in age-appropriate classes

$170 $49

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Walking History or Ghost Tour for Two or Four from Beaufort Tours LLC (Up to 56% Off)

Beaufort Tours LLC

Northwest Quadrant

Walk through a 300-year-old town and learn about its history and pre-Civil War–era homes or spooky apparitions of Revolutionary soldiers

$40 $19

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$17 for $30 Worth of Bicycle Rental — SLOWCOUNTRY RENTALS LLC

Slowcountry Rentals Llc

Beaufort

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

$30 $17

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Golf Outing for Two or Four with Cart Rental and Lunch at Calhoun Country Club (Up to 49% Off)

Calhoun Country Club

St. Matthews

Relatively open fairways are juxtaposed by towering pines and hardwoods, intersecting waterways, and elevation changes throughout

$68 $35

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Sushi-Making Class with Sake and a Bamboo Mat to Take Home for One or Two at Kurama (Up to 50% Off)

Kurama

Hilton Head Island

Instructors demonstrate how to make three different sushi rolls while narrating the history of sushi; students get a small carage of sake

$70 $40

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All-Day Mini Golf for Two, Four, or Six at Adventure Cove (Up to 53% Off)

Adventure Cove

Hilton Head Island

Two 18-hole courses challenge mini golfers with waterfalls, contoured greens, and quirky challenges on each green

$29.90 $15

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One Day of Unlimited Mini Golf for Two Children or Adults at Legendary Golf (50% Off)

Legendary Golf

Multiple Locations

Players can traverse three courses and challenge their skills as they encounter curved tracks, water hazards, trees, and other obstacles

$90 $45

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5 or 10 Booty Barre Classes at Powerhouse Gym (Up to 54% Off)

Powerhouse Gym

Bluffton

Barre fitness classes tone physiques and tighten rears with ballet-inspired, isometric movements

$75 $35

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$49 for $110 Groupon — Keishi Dojo Martial Arts & Fitness Center

Keishidojo Martial Arts & Fitness Center

Shaw AFB-Horatio

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

$110 $49

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$23 for $45 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons at Cross Training Martial Arts

Cross Training Martial Arts

Sumter

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

$45 $23

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Round of Golf Including Cart for Two or Four at The Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes (Up to 51% Off)

The Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes

Hardeeville

Par-72 course challenges with twisty greens and vengeful bunkers surrounded by lakes and wetland across 7,300 yards; cart included

$100 $49

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Two-Hour Kayak Tour of Hilton Head Island for Two or Four from Marshgrass Adventures (Up to 56% Off)

Marshgrass Adventures

Bluffton

Knowledgeable guides lead two-hour kayak expeditions through Hilton Head Island waterways in search of dolphins, fish, and birds

$120 $55

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Shooting-Range Packages at Palmetto State Armory (Up to 51% Off). Three Options Available.

Palmetto State Armory

Ridgeland

Air-conditioned range at an outfitter staffed by experts in all manner of firearms

$55 $29

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Standup-Paddleboarding Rental with Instruction for Two or Four from Palmetto Paddle Sports (Up to 63% Off)

Palmetto Paddle Sports

Bluffton

Knowledgeable instructors teach the basics of paddleboarding before setting students free to explore the Hilton Head Island waterways

$130 $49

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Five CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Port Royal Sound - Pepper Fitness (65% Off)

Cross Fit Port Royal Sound

Ridgeland

From the merchant: Learn the foundations of CrossFit during one-on-one sessions with a coach when your schedule allows.

$150 $53

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at CannonFit Transformation Center (50% Off)

Cannonfit Transformation Center

Bluffton

Metabolic boot camps are designed to burn more fat and keep metabolisms fast.

$139 $70

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$108 for a 2-Hour Hand-Crabbing Experience for Up to 6 People from May River Excursions ($250 Value)

May River Excursions

Bluffton

On 24-foot Carolina Skiff, captains ferry private parties of up to six to Bluffton’s back creeks in search of blue crab to catch by hand.

$250 $108

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5, 10, or 20 Drop-In Workouts at Curves (Up to 76% Off)

Curves

Bluffton

Experienced trainers watch over gym-goers using hydraulic resistance machines designed exclusively for female fitness needs

$71 $19

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Golf for Two or Four Including Cart Rental at Indigo Creek Golf Club (Up to 59% Off). Three Options Available.

Indigo Creek Golf Club

Myrtle Beach

Waterways, wildlife, and oaks and pines shape 18-hole, 6,747-yard course that snakes through the Carolina Lowcountry

$110 $50

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at D & D Fitness (70% Off)

D & D Fitness

Murrells Inlet

Certified, experienced coaches lead group sessions that can be modified to any fitness level.

$150 $45

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Four Dance Classes from STUDIO 8 performing arts (75% Off)

Studio 8 Performing Arts

Murrells Inlet

Specializing in tap, jazz, ballet, lyrical, pop, hip-hop, Broadway, and creative movement for ages 2.5 to adult

$48 $12

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One, Two, or Three Months of Unlimited Classes for One or Couples at Crossfit 576 (Up to 54% Off)

Crossfit 576

Crossfit 576

Five coaches can instill the fundamentals of CrossFit

$99.99 $49

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Standup Comedy at Carolina Comedy Club (Up to 53% Off)

Carolina Comedy Club

Carolina Comedy Club

Live_logo

Comedy club welcomes nationally touring standup acts

$34 $16

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Created specifically for women, Curves offers a complete fitness and nutrition solution. The Curves 30 minute workout exercises every major muscle group and burns up to 500 calories through a proven program of strength training, cardio and stretching.

205 N Goose Creek Blvd
Goose Creek,
SC
US

Royal Lanes beckons bowlers looking to demolish pin pyramids with 36 glossy lanes, more than 20 TVs, and sudsy beers served in the onsite sports bar and grill. In addition, automatic scoring machines keep track of strikes and spares while sparing guests the hassle of lugging heavy abacuses around with them. The in-house bowling shop sends serious sphere-slingers home with proper gear, and blue billiards tables and arcade games provide bowlers with more opportunities for victory.

A different event every night adds to the alley’s already festive atmosphere and includes happenings such as cosmic bowling, ladies' night, and wings night. EMTs, senior citizens, and employees of the military, police department, and fire department can expect special discounts. The alley also provides party packages that include setup, cleanup, invites, utensils, and a pin for all guests to autograph.

106 Central Ave
Goose Creek,
SC
US

Eric Sullivan owes his seamanship and fishing skills to his 21-year stint in the Coast Guard. In his free time, he would fish the waters of wherever his job landed him, whether it was the Bering Sea, the Atlantic coast, or Mars’s one puddle. Nowadays, most of his fishing takes place along the inlets and marshes of South Carolina’s Low Country as the owner of his own fishing-charter company, Triple Hook Fishing. Aboard his 22-foot bay boat, the US Coast Guard–licensed captain motors passengers on fishing trips to waters that are rich with redfish, trout, flounder, and seasonal fish such as sharks and king mackerel. Through these trips, Eric is able to share his passion for fishing with others, and help families create the type of lasting memories he has created with his own wife and kids.

179 Commons Way
Goose Creek,
SC
US

In Goddess Dance Studio's pole-dancing classes, students don't just develop the strength to perform inversions and other aerial tricks?they also develop cardio endurance. Designed for women of all body types, these upbeat classes also give students a forum where they can unleash their sultry sides. Aerial silks classes increase core and upper body strength along with endurance and flexibility in classes designed to provide a exciting twist to traditional stretching routines.

1300 Yeamans Hall Rd
Charleston,
SC
US

Amy Vann Flowers has deep roots in Hyde Park Farm & Polo Club. Her great-great-grandmother's family owned the property back in 1896, and her grandfather bought it back piece by piece after it was sold. By the 1950s the farm was whole again, and he left it, along with the 1865 homestead where his mother was born, to his granddaughters. Today, Amy follows the mission her grandfather started: to preserve this 380-acre low-country swath of history in its original glory. On its grounds, rolling pastures, saltwater fishing ponds, and wide oaks welcome visitors for weddings and private events. The grounds are also home to one of Amy's passions: a US Polo Association regulation field.

At an on-site Polo School, a team of resident coaches teaches all ages and skill levels the basics of horseback riding, swinging a mallet with accuracy, and training a horse to do an end-zone dance. The field also hosts competitive polo matches, such as the spring and fall invitationals that draw in the nearby public every year.

6763 Davis Road
Ravenel,
SC
US

It was February 17, 1864. The USS Housatonic floated in Charleston Harbor atop calm, cold waters. Below the surface, a group of Confederate soldiers sweated bullets as they cranked the propellers of the H. L. Hunley, speeding toward the Union's Housatonic on a historic mission: they would become the first submarine crew ever to sink an enemy ship. A 135-pound torpedo struck the Housatonic's stern, detonating a fiery explosion that sank the vessel within minutes. The Hunley then surfaced just long enough for the crew to flash a blue magnesium light, signaling to fellow forces on the shore that the mission succeeded and the submarine would return. And it did—but not until almost 140 years later, when it was raised from the harbor's sandy bottom on August 8, 2000, after author Clive Cussler discovered the wreck intact.

Today, the leaders of the nonprofit H. L. Hunley Submarine seek to conserve, restore, and ultimately exhibit this historic vessel, as well as solve the mystery of how it completed its mission only to vanish moments later. They welcome visitors to see the submarine in its current condition—within a 90,000-gallon conservation tank—and educate guests on the vessel's many details. Guides walk guests through features such as the manual-propulsion system and automatic moon roof, and illuminate exhibits such as a lifesize model from the TNT movie The Hunley.

1250 Supply St
North Charleston,
SC
US