Things To Do In Hanover

Up to 75% Off Krav Maga or Martial Arts Classes

Thurston Martial Arts

Hanover

$139 $39

Instructors teach students muscle-toning karate moves as well as effective krav maga self-defense skills used by law enforcement agencies

55% Off Personal Training Services

Fitworx

North Pembroke

$228 $103

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50% Off Kids' Sports Program

Kingston Sports Center

Kingston

$124 $62

In age-appropriate classes, kids 2.5–6 years old learn the fundamentals of a variety sports through fun games and activities

50% Off Recording-Studio Rental

Ultrasound Productions

Hanover

$300 $150

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63% Off Fitness Classes at Girls on the Go

Girls on the Go

Pembroke

$79 $29

Trainers build long, lean muscle and endurance six days a week in strength-training, cardio, and agility classes

Up to 56% Off Bowling at Kingston Ten Pin

Kingston 10 Pin / Alley Kat Lanes

Kingston

$56.25 $25

Rack up spares and strikes during games of candlepin or 10-pin bowling

61% Off Membership to Our World Children's Global Discovery Museum

Our World Children's Global Discovery Museum

Cohasset

$75 $37

Kids ages 1 to 6 explore educationally-themed playsets and touchable exhibits

Up to 54% Off Mini Golf or Kids Birthday Party

Magoo's Ice Cream

Rockland

$18.50 $9

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18-hole outdoor mini-golf course; frozen yogurt and ice cream plus toppings such as hot fudge, caramel, and peanut butter

Up to 50% Off at Sky Box Lounge at South Shore Sports Center

Sky Box Lounge at South Shore Sports Center

Hingham

$20 $11

Housemade pizza available whole or by the slice, buffalo and chicken wings, and bar snacks served at this sport center lounge

Up to 78% Off a Card for 10 Rounds of Golf

Mass Tour Card

Multiple Locations

$450 $99

The pass grants golfers one round at 10 area courses, including Maplegate Country Club and The Bay Pointe Club

55% Off Painting Class at RENDEZVOUS with ART

RENDEZVOUS with ART

Multiple Locations

$55 $25

Visual artist and graphic designer provides step-by-step instruction and art supplies in painting classes; students take home their artwork

Up to 74% Off Personal-Training Sessions

The Mandeville Method

Whitman

$300 $99

One-on-one training sessions engage the muscles with progressively challenging techniques; sessions last 45 minutes

60% Off Candlepin Bowling at Timber Lanes

Timber Lanes

Abington

$60 $24

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24 candlepin lanes with computerized scoring and bumpers on every lane

Up to 40% Off Tandem Skydive

Skydive South Boston

Hanson

$249 $149

Instructors provide about 30 minutes of ground training before clients experience the thrill of freefall during tandem skydives

68% Off Bowling at Viking Recreation Center

Viking Recreation Center

East Bridgewater

$60 $19

Hurl balls down 16 candlepin lanes during regular hours or neon-lit games of cosmic bowling

Up to 81% Off Paintball Package

Paintball Promos

Multiple Locations

$40 $10

Paintball Promos packages include choice of two area fields, admission, and all necessary equipment

Up to 79% Off All-Day Paintball

Paintball International

PnL Painball

$132 $28

Equipped with rental paintball guns and masks, groups vie for supremacy over outdoor fields

50% Off Personal Training Services

Elite Phyzique

Bridgewater

$150 $75

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Up to 44% Off Guitar Lessons

Guitar Lessons By Jeffrey Nevaras Bm Berklee College Of Music

West Bridgewater

$25 $14

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50% Off CrossFit

Crossfit Bridgewater + Crossfit Dartmouth

Bridgewater

$150 $75

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Up to 67% Off at Wai Kru

Wai Kru

Multiple Locations

$85 $36

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Classes in disciplines including MMA, jujitsu, boxing, and kickboxing

Up to 39% Off a Fast-Ferry Round Trip

Plymouth - Provincetown Fast Ferry

Plymouth

$40 $25

Ferry brings travelers across the bay from Plymouth to Provincetown during trips that take just more than an hour

Up to 40% Off Whale-Watching Tour for Two

Capt. John Boats

Plymouth

$94 $56

A 3–4-hour boat tour takes visitors through Cape Cod Bay to see wildlife such as humpback whales, minke whales, dolphins, & razor bills

Up to 65% Off a Meteor-Shower Boat Cruise

Mark's Tree Farm

Plymouth

$300 $109

High-powered laser pointer showcases planets, galaxies, and nebulae during guided astronomy boat tour

Up to 36% Off Golf at Atlantic Country Club

Atlantic Country Club

Plymouth

$76 $49

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Bent-grass fairways and greens spread across tree-lined terrain make for challenging rounds of golf at acclaimed course

Up to 53% Off at Om Yoga and Fitness

Om Yoga and Fitness

Weymouth

$67.50 $32

Peaceful yoga poses and flowing sequences simultaneously strengthen muscles, improve flexibility, and quell stressful thoughts

45% Off a Pinball Party Package at Pop Bumpers Pinball

Pop Bumpers Pinball

Weymouth

$250 $138

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Up to 69% Off Lessons at Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Fred Astaire Dance Studios

Multiple Locations

$238 $79

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Group dance lessons introduce beginner couples or singles to the basic moves, and private lessons let students work on more advanced skills

Up to 53% Off Wedding or Kids' Dance Classes

South Shore Dance Academy

Weymouth

$100 $49

Brides- and grooms-to-be learn the best moves for their first dance; a month of kids' dance classes teach children an array of styles

Up to 53% Off at The Jenney Museum

The Jenney Museum

Plymouth

$36 $18

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Local historian and guide leads walking tour that includes views of Plymouth Rock and the historical town square

Up to 55% Off Classes at LiveLifeBelieve Fitness

LiveLifeBelieve Fitness

North Plymouth

$50 $25

Classes at this motivating gym include Les Mills's BodyPump and BodyFlow, spinning, TRX suspension training, and Rock UR Body dance fitness

50% Off Personal Training Services

Anytime Fitness Plymouth

Plymouth

$165 $83

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Up to 57% Off Shakespeare Plays

The Bay Colony Shakespeare Company presents "Hamlet," "Much Ado About Nothing," or "Macbeth"

The Spire Center for Performing Arts

$23 $12

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Company presents their take on two of Shakespeare's powerful tragedies and one of his most beloved comedies

36% Off a Helicopter-Flying Lesson

New England Helicopter Academy

Plymouth

$250 $159

Introductory flight lesson begins with a 20-minute briefing before student and instructor take off on a 30-minute helicopter flight

Up to 69% Off Fitness Classes at So Fly Fitness

So Fly Fitness

South Braintree

$85 $35

Zumba, Kickboxing, yoga, piloxing, and So Fly classes—fitness dance with plyometrics—make for challenging and calorie-burning workouts

Brockton Rox – Half Off Game Package for Two

Brockton Rox

Campanelli Stadium

$35 $17.50

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The Rox showcase college ballplayers from across the country as well as fan promotions, such as fireworks displays and theme nights

Up to 56% Off Bowling for Up to Six

Westgate Lanes

Brockton

$60.49 $30

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Inside an alley over a century old, bowlers play tenpin, candlepin, or cosmic bowling on 62 lanes with automatic scoring

Fuller Craft Museum – Up to 50% Off

Fuller Craft Museum

Brockton

$16 $10

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Rotating, eclectic exhibits of drawing, sculpture, and other art and functional craft forms; membership with workshop discounts

Up to 52% Off Pool Pass at Randolph Recreation

Randolph Recreation

Randolph

$25 $12

Passes grant individuals or families access to a renovated, indoor lap pool at community rec center

Up to 85% Off at Boston Tae Kwon Do Academy

Boston Tae Kwon Do Academy

Randolph

$139 $29

Kids gain focus, confidence, and self-defense skills in martial-arts classes

50% Off Kart Racing or Pub Food at F1 Boston

F1 Boston

Braintree

$38 $19

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Race on an indoor track in a European-style kart while a computer system times you and your opponents; burgers and truffle fries at the cafe

50% Off Personal Trainer

Any Length Fitness

North Braintree

$70 $35

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Up to 53% Off a Firearms-Certification Class for One or Two

Massachusetts Gun Safety

Multiple Locations

$95 $47

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Expert instructors delve into gun safety, loading, storage, and transport, and a shooting simulator allows students to practice

70% Off Boot-Camp Classes at Launch Fitness

Launch Fitness

South Quincy

$250 $75

Trainer motivates and challenges boot-camp participants to reach their fitness goals

Up to 83% Off Karate or Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with Uniform

East Coast Martial Arts Academy

Quincy

$179 $39

Get a great cardio workout while learning the self-defense skills of karate & Brazilian jiu-jitsu from coaches with over 40 years experience

52% Off Murder-Mystery Dinner Show

The Murder Mystery Company

Quincy Center

$60 $29

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

50% Off Boot Camp

T.T.S.U. Boot Camp

Quincy

$125 $63

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56% Off Katie's Kickbutt Bootcamp

Commit 2B Fit Studio

Quincy Center

$45 $20

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50% Off Personal Trainer

L.i.f.e. Professional Trainers

Quincy Center

$300 $150

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67% Off CrossFit Classes at Crossfit Toe to Toe

Crossfit Toe to Toe

Wollaston

$189 $69

CrossFit classes mix a variety of functional exercises into high-intensity sessions; striking classes add fighting skills to the workout

Half Off Off Martial Arts Classes

Maxx Training Center

Stoughton

$125 $62.50

Experts lead students through intense workouts and self-defense programs of jiu-jitsu, boxing, and kickboxing

Up to 80% Off Krav Maga Classes

Rockstar Martial Arts

Stoughton

$125 $29

Learn real-world self-defense techniques originally developed by the Israeli military

44% Off Dance Class

Praise Academy School Of Dance

Stoughton

$50 $28

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Up to 50% Off Indoor Play Center Admission

Kidsports

Stoughton

$8 $4

Kids play in an indoor facility with bounce houses, slides, and a miniature bowling alley

Up to 48% Off a Renaissance-Festival Visit

King Richard's Faire

Carver

$124 $65

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Kings, queens, and jesters roam the grounds of a festival celebrating the Age of Enlightenment with food, artisan wares, and entertainment

Up to 75% Off Karate Classes at Neves Karate Academy

Neves Karate Academy

Multiple Locations

$75 $19

Skilled instructor teaches students Okinawan karate

Up to 69% Off Simulated Golf for Two or Four

OptiGolf

Middleton

$160 $50

7,000 square-foot center features nine simulators with 14-foot HD projections screens and a library of 85 championship courses

Up to 56% Off Private Golf Lessons

Rick DePamphilis NexLevel GoIf

Paradise Driving Range

$595 $259

PGA master pro analyzes students' swing tendencies with a variety of tools to develop correct form and course-management skills

Up to 82% Off Fitness Classes at bodyco

bodyco

Middleton

$175 $39

Group fitness classes such as boot camp, Box Fit, and cycling are tailored to suit students of all ages and experience levels

Up to 55% Off Roller Skating

Chez Vous Roller Skating

Franklin Field South

$10 $5

A neighborhood landmark for 80+ years, the roller rink hosts skaters who sail across the floor to music from the '70s and later

50% Off Tour at Blue Hill Observatory & Science Center

Blue Hill Observatory & Science Center

Milton

$16 $8

Tour the weather observatory, the home of the oldest climate record in the country, and see historical weather instruments still used today

Up to 70% Off at DW Kim’s US TaeKwonDo Center

DW Kim’s US TaeKwonDo Center

Multiple Locations

$180 $59

Students of all ages gain self-defense skills and build strength, mental and physical discipline, and confidence in tae kwon do classes

44% Off Mini Golf for Four at Golf Country

Golf Country

Multiple Locations

$32 $18

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18-hole mini layouts surrounded by flower beds, trees, and water features challenge players to produce their best putts

42% Off at Skydive Barnstable

Skydive Barnstable

Marstons Mills

$249 $145

Skydive harnessed to a USPA-certified instructor while free-falling at up to 120 mph, then glide gently under a canopy over scenic Cape Cod

Up to 75% Off at Personal Best Karate

Personal Best Karate

Multiple Locations

$169 $49

Students boost their physical and mental strength, discipline, endurance, flexibility, and coordination in karate classes

Up to 55% Off Private Piano Lessons

Jack Colombo

The Stedfast School of Music and Arts LLC

$55 $25

A pianist for groups including The Drifters and Al Jardine of The Beach Boys teaches students of all ages in styles such as jazz and blues

Up to 55% Off Non Live-Fire Firearm Safety Class

MAGPRO Inc

Multiple Locations

$95 $45

Four-hour class includes firearm-handling exercises, complete review of state and federal firearm laws, and a Massachusetts certification

Up to 79% Off Membership to Elements Wareham

Elements Wareham

Multiple Locations

$69 $20

Yoga, Zumba, spin, and more classes at women-only gym with hydrotherapy massage bed and infrared sauna

71% Off CrossFit Classes

CrossFit HomeBase

Canton

$99 $29

CrossFit instructors help beginners build muscles and burn calories through intense, rep-based workouts

50% Off Guitar Labs

Senchant's Art Of Teaching

Canton

$220 $110

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40% Off a Four-Week Outdoor Boot Camp

Ultimate Bootcamp

Multiple Locations

$239 $143

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Participants burn calories & strengthen muscles as instructors lead creative workouts with cardio circuits, interval training & group games

Up to 62% Off at Yoga Now

Yoga Now

Downtown Dedham

$130 $49

Students work through a variety of styles including power yoga and prenatal yoga in a studio with gleaming hardwood floors and natural light

Up to 50% Off Bowling, Skee-Ball, and More at Kings Dedham

Kings

Dedham

$40 $19.99

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Retro wall art and vibrant high-def screens surround bowling alleys, shuffleboard tables, and skee-ball games

Up to 53% Off Kids’ Indoor Recreation

Kids' Fun Stop

West Roxbury

$12 $6

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While parents supervise, kids aged 6 or younger frolic on climbing structures and slides or create crafts at the art table

94% Off MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

Multiple Locations

$350 $20

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

45% Off Dance Lessons

Primal Fusion World Dance

Oakdale

$65 $36

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Up to 45% Off Ceramics Painting at Make Meaning

Make Meaning

Dedham

$50 $29

Guests paint ceramics such as picture frames, bowls, and trays

Up to 61% Off Vinyasa Yoga

Inner Strength Studios

Multiple Locations

$85 $49

Clients meditate, breathe, and stretch during 60- to 90-minute vinyasa yoga classes, most of which are heated

Up to 52% Off Ceramic Classes

K & L Ceramics

Mother Brook Arts and Community Center

$150 $73

Students paint ceramics ranging from animals to mugs while instructors guide them through each piece; requires purchase of a start-up kit

Select Local Merchants

[[m:####Emerald Yoga Studio

Seeking refuge from hectic day jobs and the lingering pain of back injuries, Emerald Yoga Studio's co-owners, Jennifer Safrey and Mike Downes, discovered the power of yoga to refresh both body and mind. The duo now spearheads a team of certified yoga instructors, which leads 75- to 90-minute Vinyasa sessions inside a cheery green studio lit by flickering candlelight or glowworms fulfilling community-service requirements. They'll shepherd up to 20 students through a tapestry of poses linked with deep breathing to enhance the mind-body connection. The team can modify classes to incorporate strength-building motions for more advanced yogis or to pare down movements to accommodate newbies trying to learn the basics of the Vinyasa technique. They also lead chakra-balancing sessions each week, incorporating a variety of asanas and meditative poses into the practice to restore harmony and bolster overall well-being.:m]]

15 Columbia Road, Suite 10
Pembroke,
MA
US

Owner Richard Lanza began Open Doors as a metaphysical healing center and store in 1992, and he carried that healing spirit into the yoga studio he opened in 2003. At Open Doors Yoga Studios, Richard's goal is to create a space where people feel empowered to explore their personal beliefs on a path toward self-healing. Thus, yoga instructors at the studio's numerous locations help practitioners achieve their personal goals through accessible classes, each designed to build core strength while quieting the mind and increasing body awareness. From slow-flow heated classes to unheated Hatha sessions, students can participate in a variety of yoga styles geared toward beginners, more experienced participants, and those who only feel comfortable in a 98-degree room.

2053 Washington St
Hanover,
MA
US

American Kempo Karate Academy founder Mark DiNino is an eighth-degree black belt—and a father. In fact, three of his own children train at the academy, meaning the South Shore native shares many of the same hopes and concerns as other parents of AKKA students. But he also understands the benefits children can reap from the academy's program, which since 1995 has improved fitness and increased self-confidence, discipline, and concentration. Of course, kids aren't the only one's who can benefit from a boost in self-esteem, which is why AKKA also offers an adult program, where grownups can achieve similar gains and release stress brought on by their job or lack of homework.

386 Columbia Rd.
Hanover,
MA
US

Cape and Islands Golf Shop is the latest incarnation of a golf-accessory store that has served the Hyannis area for more than 20 years. Kevin Cullivan recently reopened the shop under its current name, combining his two decades of golf expertise with the knowledge and skills of industry veterans Keith Rose and Brendan Army. The trio's more than 50 years of combined experience allows them to ensure each customer gets the right equipment for his or her needs. They also welcome representatives from top golf-gear brands for club-fitting events, which take into account a golfer's height, favored hand, and the number of languages in which he or she can yell, "Fore!"

200 Webster St
Hanover,
MA
US

The trainers at Hidden Hollow Farm and Stables help students of all ages and backgrounds build horsemanship skills and confidence on a safe 18-acre farm. Denise and Amy each bring more than 15 years of experience to the equine education of guests, and Amy has helped riders to national competitions. In addition to personal instruction in private lessons, the farm also offers progressive learning in an eight-week introductory program, summer enrichment during a riding camp, and elevated cake fights during a horseback birthday party. The stables house 20 horses and ponies, all of which are ridable year-round.

177 Taylor St
Pembroke,
MA
US

Back and Body Pilates Studio is helmed by accomplished instructor Mary Kim-Garrity and supported by a staff of Pilates Institute–educated trainers, who nudge students in the direction of galvanized cores, stretched-out flexibility, and ousted aches and pains. During private classes, you'll glean foundational knowledge from the masters on postures and movements. The group sessions are designed with small-class dynamics in mind, allowing participants to reap the motivating benefits of peer fitness while still receiving individual attention and tailored workouts from the teacher. Pick a package of both private and group sessions, or surprise your body with more personal attention by choosing to concentrate on privatized Pilates—either way, bodies will find themselves more supple, more self-aware, and less inclined to hug bears.

182 Summer St
Kingston,
MA
US

Hanover Scene