Things To Do In Janesville

Up to 73% Off at CrossFit 608

Janesville

$120 $39

CrossFit classes feature a new workout each day, blending aspects of running, weightlifting, and gymnastics

Up to 65% Off Classes at Touch of Pilates

Janesville

$50 $19.99

Gain long, lean muscles in these classical Pilates group classes

35% Off from Great Lakes Skydiving

Beloit

$229 $149

Glide down to earth from up to 14,000 feet in the air while attached to the certified instructor for the entire jump

67% Off Kids' Swim Lessons

South Beloit

$106.50 $35

Instructors teach water safety, breathing, and stroke techniques to kids of all abilities

Up to 59% Off a Supercar Driving or Ride-Along Experience

Blackhawk Farms Raceway

$239 $99

Test drive exotic cars like a Ferrari, Lamborghini, Nissan, Audi, and more at high speeds on a professional racetrack

42% Off Tandem Hang Gliding

Delavan Lake

$259 $149

A tandem hang-gliding flight with a certified instructor affords novices the chance to take the controls safely

55% Off Personal Training at The Gym

Roscoe

$100 $45

Certified personal trainers tailor workouts to each client and employ a mix of weight lifting, cardio work, and resistance training

78% Off CrossFit Program at CrossFit Roscoe

Roscoe

$270 $59

Trainers introduce students to CrossFit’s philosophy and teach them proper techniques for lifts and exercises

45% Off

Roscoe

$75 $41

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

Up to 65% Off Bowling

Multiple Locations

$55 $19

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Bowling balls crash through pins on modern bowling lanes while cooks grill entrees at the in-house restaurant with a full bar

84% Off Kickboxing Classes

Stoughton

$314 $49

Students burn calories, boost their strength, and learn hard-hitting kickboxing techniques with a month of fitness kickboxing classes

Up to 47% Off Golf at Koshkonong Mounds Country Club

Koshkonong Mounds CC

$92 $55

Opened in 1870 as a club for huntsmen, the converted golf facility undulates across rolling pastureland with mature tree-lined fairways

Up to 75% Off Spring Kickoff Bootcamp

Multiple Locations

$230 $59

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Three different boot-camp training sessions each week kickstart fitness with 21-day fat-loss meal plan and initial body fat analysis

Up to 60% Off Boot Camp

Machesney Park

$97 $39

Instructors lead small groups through high-intensity fitness routines tailor-made to strengthen cores and boost endurance

50% Off at Classics and Chrome Indoor Car Show

At the Corner of Route 251 and 173 in Machesney Park

$16 $8

Auto show highlights classic and custom such as hot rods, pre- and postwar cars, muscle and sports cars, and motorcycles

49% Off Five or Six Weeks of Ice-Skating Lessons

Loves Park

$55 $28

17,000 ft. indoor rink hosts ice-skating lessons for adults and kids

79% Off Children's Mixed Martial Arts Classes

Loves Park

$239 $55

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Martial arts classes enstill confidence, humility, self discipline, and patience in kids

Up to 91% Off MMA and Women's Boot-Camp Classes

Loves Park

$340 $30

MMA classes pull from jiu-jitsu, kickboxing, & boxing & boot camp helps women reach their fitness goals in a supportive group environment

55% Off at B & B Park Bowl

Loves Park

$58 $26

Groups of up to six take to one of B & B's eight lanes, at a family-friendly bowling alley open since the 1950s

Up to 50% Off at Prairie View Golf Club

Byron

$86 $43

18-hole, par 72 course—designed by renowned architect James Spear—suited for golfers of all abilities

46% Off Canoe Trip for Four

Canoe the Kish

$140 $75

After learning basic paddling techniques, duos take canoes on leisurely drifts past the Kishwaukee River's scenery and abundant wildlife

Up to 51% Off Dance Lessons at McNulty School of Irish Dance

Allegro Academy Dance Room

$42 $21

Youth or preschool classes held Saturdays teach youngsters the movements and techniques of Irish dance

50% Off Services

Northeast

$60 $30

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

76% Off at Wyldside Paintball

Wyld Side Paintball

$120 $29

Referees set up scenarios and games to play across outdoor fields filled with dense forests, manmade structures, and inflatable cover

Up to 85% Off Paintball for Four, Six, or Twelve

Multiple Locations

$120 $19

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

50% Off Children's Yoga at Nspired Yoga

Northeast Rockford

$40 $20

On Saturday mornings, children learn the importance of exercise during age-appropriate yoga classes

Up to 54% Off Horseback-Riding Lessons

Rockton

$40 $20

Instructor with more than 15 years of teaching experience leads kids and adults around an indoor arena during 60-minute riding lessons

$8 for Arcade Games and Pinball

Southeast

$20 $8

Play modern arcade games as well as classics such as skee-ball and _Ms. Pac-Man_—many of which dispense tickets redeemable for prizes

Up to 66% Off Yoga Classes

Fitchburg

$130 $49

Yoga focuses on health and healing with movement

Up to 79% Off at Dragonfly Hot Yoga | Barre

Multiple Locations

$100 $49

Ancient poses and exercises in heated room help limber muscles and oust toxins; BarreAmped classes incorporate Pilates and ballet exercises

64% Off Adult Fitness Classes

Multiple Locations

$219 $79

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Ever-changing 45-minute workouts use resistance training to tone muscle and burn fat

Up to 72% Off Boot Camp at Get Fit with Brian

Fitchburg

$90 $29

Certified trainer Brian Austin leads indoor and outdoor boot camps that blend intense cardio with weight training and ab work

Up to 71% Off at Madison Pilates

Fitchburg

$120 $35

Pilates lessons use apparatus to strengthen core muscles; Reformer Pilates classes use spring resistance to guide bodies

Up to 67% Off Belvidere Family YMCA Membership

Belvidere

$180 $59

Community center helps improve individuals' well-being with fitness center and indoor pool and entertains families with free event nights

Half Off Tour at Minhas Micro Distillery

Monroe

$20 $10

Follow a distillery guide behind the scenes, sample handcrafted spirits, and head out with a 750mL bottle of vodka and branded sampler glass

Up to 57% Off Segway Tour

Multiple Locations

$70 $30

On guided tours, Segways travel along the Pheasant Branch Creek Trail and around the Capitol building

Up to 54%% Off Horseback-Riding Lesson

Madison Horse Connection

$40 $19

Budding equestrians young and old learn basic horsemanship and a variety of steed-steering disciplines during indoor or outdoor lessons

Up to 61% Off Fitness Classes at R U FIT

Madison

$75 $35

Seasoned personal trainers customize encouraging, yet challenging workouts and meal plans to help fitness seekers achieve their health goals

Up to 67% Off Tennis Lessons

Multiple Locations

$35 $15

80-minute lessons teach classes of up to two or four people the techniques to improve their tennis game

Up to 54% Off Roller Skating at Fast Forward Skate Center

Madison

$20 $10

Skate to musical hits both new and old in an indoor roller skating rink with a game room and full service snack bar

51% Off Three Months of Unlimited Karate Lessons

State Street

$342 $169

Instructors teach shaolin kempo karate, an accessible form of self-defense for kids and adults that uses hands, feet, grappling, and felling

Up to 85% Off at Fit Body Boot Camp

FBBC Madison

$185 $39

Trainers lead groups through cardio and strength-training exercises designed to boost caloric burn during and after workouts

Up to 58% Off Dance Classes

Madison

$110 $49

Students of all experience levels learn ballroom steps & spins in classes of 12–15 dancers

Up to 78% Off Group Martial Arts Classes

Madison

$115 $30

Instructors empower students by teaching them effective self-defense techniques derived from the ancient martial arts traditions of Japan

55% Off Boot Camp

Maple Bluff

$129 $58

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

Up to 63% Off Boot-Camp Classes

Madison

$100 $44.99

Expert trainers lead students through boot-camp classes that are appropriate for all fitness levels

Up to 76% Off at Boulders Climbing Gym

Hawthorne

$100 $24

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Wall crawlers scramble over 8,000 sq. ft. of climbing surfaces and supporting ascents

Up to 54% Off 9-Hole Rounds at Argue-Ment Golf Course

New Glarus

$26 $13

Small bentgrass greens create challenging putts on links-style nine-hole course that features water hazards on three holes

Up to 69% Off Boot-Camp Classes

Verona

$120 $45

Burn fat, increase flexibility, and tone muscle during scalable, one-hour boot camps

Up to 61% Off at Energy Center Fitness Club

Mount Horeb

$75 $35

Boot camp, Zumba, yoga, and cycling quicken pulses in group fitness classes

Up to 50% Off at Broadlands Golf Club

North Prairie

$136 $68

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Links-style course encompasses 6,884 yards of bentgrass fairways and greens, wide-open terrain, occasional water hazards, and 4 sets of tees

Half Off All-Access Amusement-Park Wristbands

Marshall

$87.80 $44

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26 rides and attractions include roller coasters, go-karts, a kiddie ferris wheel, bumper boats, and a mini golf course

44% Off Services

Hampden

$25 $14

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

50% Off Workout Classes

Business Park

$100 $50

Instructors lead small groups through engaging workouts that incorporate suspension training, kettlebells, and training ropes

Up to 51% Off CrossFit

CrossFit Pioneer

$50 $25

Coaches scale all functional, calorie-roasting cross-training routines to individual fitness abilities and goals

35% Off a Tandem Skydive

East Troy

$229 $149

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Skydivers free fall from up to 13,500 feet above the ground during tandem skydive. Makes for a great, high-adventure holiday gift.

94% Off 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

Up to 54% Off Petting-Farm Visit in Waterford

Waterford

$27 $13

Fuzzy fleeces, soft feathers, and bristly hides rub against hands at a petting zoo where kids can also ride a pony and milk a cow

Up to 53% Off a Skate Package

Burlington

$21 $11

Duos glide across rink and use 40 tokens at skate center's onsite arcade; families enjoy homemade pizza and soda during skating outing

55% Off Zumba

East Troy

$110 $49

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

56% Off Horseback Riding

Woodstock

$45 $20

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

Up to 60% Off Fitness, Martial-Arts, or Tai Chi Classes

Woodstock

$70 $35

Fitness classes such as yoga and TRX; calming tai chi; self-defense from karate and tae kwon do classes

Up to 50% Off Coffee Bar at 4th Fridays

Harvard

$20 $11

Open-house event exhibits the works of regional artists while attendees sip beer, wine, mixed drinks, or premium coffee

Up to 55% Off Riding Lessons at John White Stables

Woodstock

$175 $79

Year-round stable builds confident and knowledgeable horseback riders within its spacious indoor arena

Up to Half Off Horseback-Riding Lessons 

Woodstock

$40 $19.99

Private riding lessons teach brushing, tacking, and riding instruction for all skill levels

Kettle Moraine Golf Club – Up to 49% Off

Ottawa

$133 $69

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Drive range balls before cartpooling across 18 holes characterized by scenic wetlands, towering arbors, and multiple doglegs

Up to 85% Off a Fitness Program or Training

Oconomowoc

$865 $129

A four-week fitness program includes group fitness classes such as boot camp and Zumba; personal trainers customize workouts to each client

50% Off Services

Hartland

$100 $50

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

Up to 74% Off Yoga Classes in Oconomowoc 

Oconomowoc

$150 $39

Studio focuses teaching on Vinyasa-style and offers specialized classes such as teen yoga, deaf yoga, and power and gentle sessions

Up to 58% Off Golf Outing for Two or Four

Oconomowoc

$106 $50

Golf cart takes duffers gliding through narrow, tree-lined fairways of 6,576 yd. layout that puts water hazards in play on seven holes

Up to 49% Off Alshon Jeffery Signing Event

McHenry West High School

$169 $109

Meet breakout wide receiver Alshon Jeffery as he signs a print, football, or canvas; photo ops available to fans who bring their own cameras

Up to 51% Off Hunter-Jumper Riding Lessons

Richmond

$40 $20

Riding lessons teach burgeoning equestrians how to handle riding obstacle courses in the hunter and jumper styles

Up to 51% Off Warrant, Quiet Riot, and Lita Ford

Waukesha

$80 $39

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Glam rock and ‘80s metal rise again as Warrant, Quiet Riot, Lita Ford, Firehouse, and Eric Martin take the stage at the Waukesha fairgrounds

Up to 56% Off at AMF Bowling Co.

Multiple Locations

$32 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Up to 86% Off at CrossFit Consumed

Waukesha

$130 $18

Intensive, ever-changing CrossFit workouts combine weightlifting and gymnastics moves

Up to 52% Off Boot-Camp and Kickboxing Classes

Waukesha

$60 $29

Boot-camp, cardio-kickboxing, Zumba dance, and ab-work classes in an encouraging environment

Up to 80% Off Martial Arts Classes or Birthday Party Package

Multiple Locations

$159 $39

Kids and adults can enroll in martial arts classes, which include uniforms, or enroll together; birthday parties accommodate up to 20 kids

Up to 81% Off at Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Multiple Locations

$134 $25

Dance professionals pass on their know-how in private lessons that may incorporate elements of swing, salsa, tango, and waltz styles

Up to 57% Off Golf-Performance Evaluation and Optional Training

Pewaukee

$125 $55

Seasoned instructor examines golfers' posture, mobility, strength, power, and swing; custom training helps students improve their game

Select Local Merchants

The course at Glen Erin Golf Club harkens back to the earliest days of golf with a links-style layout inspired by traditional courses in Ireland. Though it opened in 2003, the course pays homage to yesteryear with rolling fairways, oversize greens, and deep pot bunkers. Native fescues ensnare wayward shots that venture outside the first cut of rough, forcing players to chop through dense grasses with scythe clubs just to get the ball back onto shorter grass. The back nine is bookended by par 5s on holes 10 and 18, each more than 575 yards in length and unreachable in two strokes for all but the longest hitters or golfers who have wired their golf ball with hummingbird wings.

Course at a Glance:

  • 18-hole, par 71 course
  • Total length of 6,849 yards from the back tees
  • Course rating of 72.4 from the back tees
  • Course slope of 126 from the back tees
  • Four sets of tees per hole

1417 W Airport Rd
Janesville,
WI
US

Grandmaster Dennis Tosten founded the first Amerikick in 1967 and has since taught several champion fighters, police officers, and everyday students karate and self-defense. Today, the lauded chain teaches fitness classes inspired by martial arts, including cardio kickboxing in six states. Each location upholds a curriculum that blends Chinese and Japanese martial-arts styles—including kenpo and tae kwon do—with modern self-defense strategies, further updating traditional practices by eschewing uniforms and belts for casual workout gear. Having attained certification in teaching kickboxing from the National Association of Professional Martial Artists, Amerikick's seasoned instructors also each possess black belts in karate, a rank as difficult to attain as the snake charmer's belt of live cobras.

461 S Randall Ave
Janesville,
WI
US

Anytime Fitness, which boasts more than 1,800 clubs in North America, makes it easier for average folks to etch out time for exercise by doing one simple thing: staying open 24 hours a day for 365 days a year. As fitness seekers challenge themselves on cardio and Hammer Strength machines and hoist Iron Grip free weights in clean, well-stocked facilities, security monitoring ensures they’re safe and producing enough sweat to meet official government standards. Members can also ramp up their exercise regimens with the help of Anytime Fitness’s staff of personal trainers, who demonstrate moves and sling motivating tips. After workouts, guests can shower in the private restrooms or hop into one of the tanning booths available 24 hours a day.

2200 W Court St
Janesville,
WI
US

Be Active Outdoors organizes physical and recreational activities for adults and children of all fitness levels. Regular events challenge locals to break their sedentary habits with 10-mile bike rides, lessons on revitalizing waterways, and group adventure races. An annual river-basin tournament combines a focus on conservation with thrilling paddleboat and shoreline fishing. The Amped Up Adventure race complicates traditional adventure racing with urban elements including biking, running, paddling, and an obstacle course to get people moving in their home environments.

723 East Ellendale Road
Edgerton,
WI
US

The Rotary Botanical Gardens overflows with 20 acres of natural beauty and artistic landscaping. As visitors follow the path around the formal French rose garden, pergolas surround a circular field of grass and stand sentry over delicate rosebushes. A bubbling fountain surrounded by bright flower courtiers and stylish topiary holds court in the sunken garden and may be approached only after guests curtsy to it. The Nancy Yahr Memorial Children’s Garden displays 180 varieties of scented plants across 3,000 square feet of space, encouraging visitors to learn about the role of scent in the garden. The English cottage garden proffers shelter for teatime crumpet-eating contests, and the Japanese gardens accord visitors a place for quiet reflection. A visitor center and a gift shop also bedeck the Rotary Botanical Gardens' grounds.

1455 Palmer Dr
Janesville,
WI
US

According to historic record, no parts of the Underground Railroad are documented to have been located underground, except one. And that is where Milton House comes into play. Built in 1844 by Joseph Goodrich, an inn owner known for his stance against slavery, the structure’s underground tunnel led to a basement that became a safe place where runaway slaves could rest and hide away from prying eyes before finishing their journeys. Today, the hexagon-shaped building stands as one the oldest poured-concrete structure in the United States. Tours and exhibits send guests back in time to learn about Wisconsin’s role as a Northern state before the Civil War and how the Goodrich family secretly operated its safe haven.

18 S Janesville St
Milton,
WI
US