Activities in Henderson


60-Minute Intro Pole Class for One or Two at Head Over Heels Fitness (52% Off)

Head Over Heels Fitness

Head Over Heels Fitness

Special classes combine pole dancing, yoga, and other techniques to whip bodies into shape in a fun environment

$30 $15

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Paddleboard Rental and 60-Minute Lesson for One, Two, or Four at Tyler Paddle (Up to 52% Off)

Tyler Paddle

Tyler Paddle

Paddleboard rental allows guests to traverse the waters; lesson covers the fundamentals of stand-up paddleboarding technique

$50 $25

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Wildlife-Refuge Visit for 2, 4, or 10 at Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge (Up to 50% Off)

Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge

Tyler

From behind a double fence, watch more than 40 types of rescued big cats in environs that simulate their native habitats

$30 $15

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East Texas Gators and Wildlife Park Admission for Two, Four, or Six (Up to Half Off)

East Texas Gators and Wildlife Park

Grand Saline

Park in which guests can safely view alligators and variety of other wildlife; hands-on experience for people of all ages

$12 $6

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$150 for $299 Worth of Personal Training — B FIT Personal Training

B-fit Personal Training

Tyler

Back-to-school kickstart program; includes unlimited group training, boot camps, and a personalized meal plan

$299 $150

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Zipline Adventure for Two, Four, or Six at Zip Nac (Up to 34% Off)

Zip Nac

Nacogdoches

Fly through a forest setting at day or night with speedy glides down five ziplines that range from 225 feet to the 900-foot dual line

$80 $55

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All-Day Paintball Outing for One, Two, or Four at Whatz-Up Paintball (Up to 70% Off)

Whatz-Up Paintball

Whatz-Up Family Fun Park

Enjoy a paintball outing with gear rental, unlimited air fills, and rounds on a course with open fields, urban replicas, and woodlands

$50 $19

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Four or Eight Fitness Classes of Choice at Peak Physiques (Up to 68% Off)

Peak Physiques

Shreveport

Clients may opt for their choice of fitness classes, such as yoga, Pilates, zumba, boot camp, full-intensity training, or hip-hop

$60 $25

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$36 for $80 Groupon — UNIVERSAL FITNESS & OUTREACH

Universal Fitness & Outreach

Shreveport

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

$80 $36

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$25 for $45 Toward Three Classes — Shreveport Hoop Group

Shreveport Hoop Group

Highland, Stoner Hill

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

$45 $25

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Skate Rink Admission and Skate Rental for Two or Four at Hot Wheels Skating Palace (Up to 50% Off)

Hot Wheels Skating Palace

Multiple Locations

A snack-bar-equipped rink blares top-40 tunes as skaters glide around on provided skates

$18 $10

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Four- or Six-Week Boot-Camp Programs at Evolution Personal Training (Up to 69% Off)

Evolution Personal Training

Broadmoor, Anderson Island, Shreve Isle

Led by a certified personal trainer, boot-camp programs aim to transform bodies with dynamic, high-intensity exercises

$197 $62

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Museum Visit and IMAX Movie for One or Two at Sci-Port: Louisiana's Science Center (Up to 50% Off)

Sci-Port: Louisiana's Science Center

Sci-Port Louisiana's Sci Center

Science museum with 290+ exhibits, including a BodyWorks gallery, and Louisiana’s only IMAX Dome Theatre

$18 $9

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Try Scuba or Try Snorkeling Class for One, Two, or Four at Scuba Ventures (Up to 58% Off)

Scuba Ventures

Shreveport

In 90-minute classes, instructors help students suit up in fins, snorkels, wetsuits, and scuba equipment to explore a heated indoor pool

$45 $19

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6 or 12 Weeks of Personal Training at Body By "O" (Up to 53% Off)

Body By "O"

Body by O

Personal trainer customizes cardio and diet plans for clients to help them achieve their fitness goals

$400 $199

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5- or 10-Week Golf-Instruction Clinic from Pete Lockwood Golf Instruction (Up to 58% Off)

Pete Lockwood Golf Instruction

Broadmoor, Anderson Island, Shreve Isle

Golf clinics help players lower scores without the distraction of trendy swing fads and theories

$300 $149

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Two or Four Classes or Month of Unlimited Classes at Aerial Expressions (Up to 50% Off)

Aerial Expressions

Aerial Expressions

Students practice hanging from fabric swings during classes that help build core strength, balance, and flexibility

$40 $22

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4-Week Boot Camp from iSweat (64% Off)

Isweat

Broadmoor, Anderson Island, Shreve Isle

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

$70 $25

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$65 for $145 Groupon — Mile High Karate - Bossier City

Mile High Karate - Bossier City

Bossier City

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

$145 $65

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Three or Six Personal-Training Sessions at Survival Fitness (Up to 77% Off)

Survival Fitness

Gorilla Fitness Bossier City

Expert trainers lead guests of all fitness levels through intense one-on-one personal training sessions

$120 $30

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Adult or Junior Tennis Lesson for One or Two at Bossier Tennis Center (Up to 38% Off)

Bossier Tennis Center

Bossier City

Adult tennis lesson or junior lesson for ages 5–14 takes place on lighted clay or hard courts

$12 $8

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One or Three Horseback-Riding Lessons at Whispering Winds Training Center in West Quinlan (Up to 59% Off)

Whispering Winds Training Center

Quinlan

Riding center overseen by instructor & horse enthusiast Debbie Lavallee specializes in dressage & fosters horse-rider communication.

$40 $19

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One or Two Riding Lessons or Trail Rides or Birthday Party for Up to 15 Kids at Witherspoon Ranch (Up to 50% Off)

Witherspoon Ranch

Post Oak Bend City

Individualized 60-minute lessons or rides with an instructor; party includes horseback riding and a party room

$75 $39

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Four-Hour Fishing Package for Two or Four from Elite Outdoorsman (43% Off)

Elite Outdoorsman

Elite Outdoorsman

Expert anglers lead groups as they fish for local catches such as white bass and crappie

$300 $170

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At Four Winds Renaissance Faire, historical accuracy is key, as talented actors and supervising staff present a bounty of Renaissance- and medieval-themed performance, music, and fare. Across the grounds, kings and queens strut over grass in opulent capes of purple, green, and gold. Minstrels cavort with their lyres, granting a background score to bright-eyed children as they play-duel to imitate nearby knights. The air fills with ancient Celtic tunes and modern-day laughter as jesters and a comedic swordplay troupe keeps attendees entertained. In one of the main events, six knights joust while clad in full armor, pitting their accuracy and endurance against targets, rings, and each other in five events. Vendors who’ve travelled throughout the country populate the grounds with dunking booths, carriage rides, and eclectic crafts ranging from hand-hammered metal pieces to medieval weapons and witch-repellant. After perusing the wares, attendees might espy an onsite wedding, which fair staffers supply with menus, themed costumes, and period décor. Though primarily a showcase for living, breathing medieval and Renaissance history, the fair’s monthly events also extend to themes such as Celtic heritage, steampunk, and the American Wild West.
21852 County Rd. 2178
Troup,
TX
US
Oil Bowl Lanes opens its 32 lanes of rolling glory to pin pushers every day of the week. A one-hour lane rental pits quartets of players against one another to see who can garner the highest score based on pins felled and the secret 11th frame, which is judged on the overall style of post-strike moonwalks. Eight rental shoes lend their aid to earthbound extremities, and a full pitcher of soda bubbles with between-frame refreshment or postgame head-dunk opportunities. Spheres rumble down Oil Bowl’s alleys between retro-futuristic murals and cheery checkered floors.
1102 W Cotton St
Longview,
TX
US
The ridges and swales of Outlaw Golf Club’s recently renovated bentgrass greens get balls spinning and players cursing. These difficult patches of grass await golfers at the end of the nine-hole course’s bluegrass fairways, which undulate through the craggy terrain overlooking Jordanelle Lake. The course's bite doesn’t just come from elevation changes, though: three lakes and two streams tempt balls to take a dip, and the par 3 and 4 fairways demand frequent club changes by vacillating in length from 65 to 465 yards. Despite these challenges, novices can enjoy the course by choosing a more forgiving tee from the six that cluster in front of each fairway, including all-weather surface tees. The club’s outdoor short-game-refining center invites players to practice their putting and chipping as they aim their balls up to 100 yards away. The center also serves as PGA Professional Dave DeSantis’s classroom, where he teaches players how to break free from sand traps without digging a hole they will eventually fall in.
990 Park Drive
Longview,
TX
US
Longview Museum of Fine Arts seeks to expose the local community to art through its collection of more than 400 works including paintings, etchings, photographs, collages, and sculptures. The permanent collection primarily focuses on works from regional artists, and the museum's galleries also host traveling or temporary exhibits six times per year. Outside, visitors can tour a sculpture garden with rotating featured pieces.
215 E Tyler St.
Longview,
TX
US
The animal kingdom encompasses species from every continent on the planet. But Cherokee Trace Drive-Thru Safari cuts down on the need for excessive travel by bringing an eclectic array of exotic species to the heart of East Texas. The 300-acre preserve houses 36 exotic and endangered species in open areas similar to their native habitats. This allows visitors to see these majestic creatures firsthand while driving along the miles of roads that weave throughout the preserve's hills and savannahs. Over the course of the self-guided tour, visitors will have the opportunity to spot animals such as an alligator, Canadian wood bison, Arabian camel, red kangaroo, zebra, and holographic dodo, all from the safety of their vehicle. In addition to providing one-of-a-kind wildlife photo ops, the preserve also allows groups to feed some of the animals by dropping food pellets onto the ground.
1200 CR 4405
Jacksonville,
TX
US
Culled from the noggin of course-crafter John Sanford, the Dogwood course at Garden Valley merges Champion bermuda greens with Lake Butler's lapping shores to forge an unforgettable 6,840 yards of play. Towering pine trees blanket golf carts in shadows, cooling players as they ponder the best methods to evade the course's many water hazards and rolling hills, where distracted golfers often sacrifice games, stopping to paint the picturesque East Texas landscape. Guests may also admire the scenery from the onsite restaurant, which serves house-made omelets and crisp salads. The eatery resides below the clubhouse’s vaulted ceilings, in addition to a fully equipped pro shop and an outdoor terrace overlooking the 18th green. Across the street lies the Garden Valley Sports Complex, a 24-hour facility filled with fitness machines and free weights that help patrons to burn fat beside an indoor basketball court and a refreshing pool relatively free of feral manatees.
22049 Fm 1995
Lindale,
TX
US
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