Activities in Michigan City

Cooking Classes at Dunn2Perfection (Up to 68% Off). 4 Options Available.

Dunn2Perfection

Valparaiso

$99 $49

Students learn barbecue, baking, French, Italian, and Chinese cooking techniques during classes and camps

10 Fitness Classes from Will Power Fitness (64% Off)

Will Power Fitness

Valparaiso

$50 $18

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

Two or Five 30-Minute Private Dance Lessons for an Individual or Couple at Fred Astaire Dance Studios (85% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studios

Multiple Locations

$200 $30

Instructor teaches American, Latin American, and other social dancing styles, adapting the lessons to the individual or couples skill level

Six Personal Training Sessions with Diet and Weight-Loss Consultation from Too Strong Personal Training (65% Off)

Too Strong Personal Training

Valparaiso

$180 $63

Six personal workouts and a personal diet plan help to get you started on your fitness goals!

$60 for $100 Worth of Boxing — Fighting Concepts Academy

Fighting Concepts Academy

Hobart

$100 $60

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

One Month Unlimited Tae Kwon Do Package for One or Two at Crown Point Black Belt Academy (Up to 93% Off)

Crown Point Black Belt Academy

Winfield

$429 $29

Students learn discipline and self-defense fundamentals from champion teachers

6 or 12 Hot Yoga Classes or 2 Weeks of Unlimited Classes at Hot Yoga Highland (Up to 71% Off)

Hot Yoga Highland

Highland

$102 $30

In room heated to 105 degrees, instructor guides students of all levels through yoga poses to improve flexibility, strength, and confidence

60-Minute Cooking Class for One, Two, or Four at Just a Dash Catering (Up to 58% Off)

Just a Dash Catering

Highland

$65 $35

Small cooking classes teach hands-on skills in a convivial, intimate environment

Six Open-Play Sessions at Jump!Zone (Up to 42% Off). Six Locations Available.

Jump!Zone

Multiple Locations

$60 $35

Kids bounce across massive inflatable arenas, slides, and obstacle courses

Four 60- or 90-Minute Dance Classes at Midwest Training and Ice Center (Up to 63% Off)

Midwest Training and Ice Center

Crown Point

$95 $35

Learn rug-cutting moves in classes dedicated to dance styles such as hip-hop, jazz, and ballet

One, Two, or Three Dance Classes a Week for One Month at Origins Dance Academy (Up to 52% Off)

Origins Dance Academy

Multiple Locations

$60 $29

Kids aged 3–18 learn dance fundamentals during jazz, ballet, hip-hop, lyrical, tap, acrobatic, and turns & leaps classes

David Spade at The Venue at Horseshoe Casino on Friday, September 26, at 8 p.m. (Up to 35% Off)

David Spade

The Venue at Horseshoe Casino

$46 $29.90

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Boyish comedian of Tommy Boy, Grown-Ups, and Saturday Night Live fame entertains audiences with his acidic wit

$15 for One Ticket to See a United Combat League MMA Event at the Hammond Civic Center on September 20 ($25 Value)

Cut Throat MMA: Fight Night

Hammond Civic Center

$25 $15

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Scout some of the Midwest's best up-and-coming fighters during a hard-hitting evening of MMA

5 or 10 Martial-Arts Classes or Fitness Challenge at Northwest Indiana Martial Arts Academy (Up to 85% Off)

Northwest Indiana Martial Arts Academy

Schererville

$124.50 $19

Group martial-arts lessons include a uniform; a three-month fitness challenge allows participation in four martial-arts classes per week

5 or 10 Weekday or Weekend Open-Play Passes at Jump N' Jam Playland (Up to 58% Off)

Jump N' Jam Playland

Calumet City

$40 $19

Inflatable bounce houses, jungle gyms, slides, obstacle courses, and basketball courts

Personal-Training Sessions with Hydromassage at Priority Fitness Personal Training Center (62% Off)

Priority Fitness Personal Training Center

Munster

$119 $45

Personal trainer tailors workouts to meet clients' individual goals; hydromassage targets tired muscles with heated jets of water

Jim Brickman: On a Winter's Night at Morris Performing Arts Center on December 29 at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 51% Off)

Jim Brickman: On A Winter's Night

Morris Performing Arts Center

$38.50 $19

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Silky-voiced adult-contemporary singer and pianist plays Christmas hits such as "The Gift" and "If You Believe" on a holiday tour

Eight Classes or Eight Weeks of Classes with Uniform at Legacy Martial Arts (Up to 56% Off)

Legacy Martial Arts

South Bend

$100 $49

Adults, teens, and kids as young as three don a uniform and learn Martial Arts from instructors specifically certified in bully prevention

Discover Scuba Introductory Course or PADI Open-Water Scuba-Certification Course at Just Add H2O (Up to 63% Off)

Just Add H20

Clay

$300 $149

Intro lessons enlighten newcomers; certification courses steer divers through written quizzes and five confined and four open-water sessions

Two Games of Bowling, Rental Shoes, and Pizza and Soda for Two, Four, or Six at Chippewa Bowl (Up to 57% Off)

Chippewa Bowl

South Bend

$91.50 $39

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70 lanes host bowling matches; Laneside Grill provides pizza and drinks for hungry athletes

$15 for One Year of Online Guitar Lessons from Center Stage Guitar Academy ($108 Value)

Center Stage Guitar Academy

Online Deal

$108 $15

Bryan Billhimer leads lessons organized by skill level, covering technique and song learning in high-quality videos shot from many angles

Triple Dog Dare Attraction Pass and Blackout Event for One or Two at Niles Haunted House (Up to 43% Off)

Niles Haunted House

Niles

$48 $28

Brave through three haunted houses; return for Blackout! on Saturday, November 8 to try it in the dark

Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Fernwood Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve (Up to 48% Off)

Fernwood Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve

Buchanan

$16 $9

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20 themed gardens, a nature preserve, and a 45-acre arboretum burst with plant and animal life

30 Minutes of Laser Tag for Two, Four, or Eight at Zig-E’s Funland (Up to 54% Off)

Zig-E's Funland

St. John

$30 $15

On an outdoor laser tag field with shelters and barrels for cover, up to 36 players simultaneously battle for 30 minutes

$39 for 18 Holes of Golf for Two with Cart at Tuckaway Golf Club in Crete (Up to $88 Value)

Tuckaway Golf Club

Crete

$88 $39

Lush green fairways situated around pine and oak trees make up 6,225 yards of golf course designed by John Ellis in 1960

5 or 10 Boot-Camp Classes or Personal-Training Sessions at Level 10 Nutrition & Fitness (Up to 62% Off)

Level 10 Nutrition & Fitness

Dyer

$25 $10

Personal trainers work one-on-one with clients to help define and work on their goals; boot-camp sessions create varied workouts

Dance Lessons at Premiere Dance Studio (Up to 64% Off). Three Options Available.

Premiere Dance Studio

Premiere Dance Studio

$35 $14.99

Expert instructors lead students of all levels through social dances such as tango, waltz, and swing

60-Minute Indoor Horseback-Riding Lesson for Two or Four at Green Acres Ranch (Up to 56% Off)

Green Acres Ranch

Dyer

$100 $49

Indoor horseback riding lessons allow riders to stay active and bond with horses no matter what the weather

5 or 10 Open-Play Sessions at FunFlatables (Up to 56% Off)

FunFlatables

Multiple Locations

$80 $35

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Indoor playgrounds house colorful, air-filled obstacle courses, slides, and bounce castles

$29 for Two All-Day Indoor Water-Park Visits at Surfari Joe's ($58 Value)

Surfari Joe's

Watervliet

$58 $29

Lifeguards oversee indoor water-park fun; two extreme slides and heated ponds entertain all ages

Kayak, Canoe, or Paddle Board Rentals for One or Two from St. Joseph River Canoe & Kayak Livery (Up to 55% Off)

St. Joseph River Canoe & Kayak Livery

St. Joseph

$40 $20

Riders drift down the waters of the St. Joseph River in kayaks or canoes or on stand-up paddleboards

Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Baroda Founders Wine Cellar (Up to 47% Off)

Baroda Founders Wine Cellar

Baroda

$16 $10

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Each guest samples seven wines, five classic varieties and two speciality wines, during the winery visit

Admission and Pie Pumpkins for Two, Four, or Six to Settlers Pond Shelter (Up to 61% Off)

Settlers Pond Shelter

Beecher

$30 $15

Animal shelter and family farm hosts petting zoo and autumnal activities including a pumpkin patch

Horsemanship Class and a Riding Lesson at Hannaberry Farm (Up to 64% Off). Four Options Available.

Hannaberry Farm

Crete

$125 $49

Introductory class covers grooming and horsemanship; riding lesson teaches English-style riding and dressage fundamentals

3-Lap Ride-Along or 5- or 10-Lap Formula Car Driving Experience at The Formula Experience (Up to 61% Off)

The Formula Experience

Gingerman Raceway

$99 $39

Burn rubber in on a race track ride-along with a professional driver, or take the wheel of a Formula car or SCCA race-proven Mazda Miata

Choose an Exotic Supercar to Ride-Along or Drive on a Professional Racetrack (Up to 59% Off)

Xtreme Xperience

Gingerman Raceway

$239 $99

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

Pistol-Orientation Class for One or Two at Safe-House Group, LLC. (Up to 50% Off)

Safe-House Group, LLC.

South Holland

$100 $55

Four or fewer students spend three hours combined in the classroom and on the range, familiarizing themselves with gun handling and care

$69 for Ballroom Dance Package for an Individual or Couple at DanceSport on the Plaza ($360 Value)

DanceSport on the Plaza

Mishawaka

$360 $69

Private and group classes teach any style of ballroom dance to an individual or couple

Four Private Guitar Lessons for Two or Four at Warren Guitar Lessons (Up to 56% Off)

Warren Guitar Lessons

Mishawaka

$90 $45

Students learn guitar-playing techniques during four private lessons

All-Day Paintball Package for Two, Four, or Six with Rental Gear and Paintballs at Action Park Paintball (Up to 60% Off)

Action Park Paintball

Penn

$246 $99

23 acres of outdoor playing fields and an 8,000-square-foot indoor facility feature battlefields with unique terrain and designs

$22 for a Distillery Tour for Two with Two Glencairn Glasses at Quincy Street Distillery ($44 Value)

Quincy Street Distillery

Riverside

$44 $22

60- to 90-minute tour of a distillery that produces 12 artisanal, small-batch spirits; each guest brings home a Glencairn glass

10 or 20 Dance Fitness Classes at Tu Sei Bella Dance Fitness Studio (Up to 57% Off)

Tu Sei Bella Dance Fitness Studio

Mishawaka

$75 $35

Encouraging instructors lead classes that mix dance and aerobics, including high-energy Zumba and body-sculpting barre and Yogalates

Deep-Dish-Pizza Walking Tour for Two or Four from Slice of Chicago Pizza Tours (Up to 56% Off)

Slice of Chicago Pizza Tours

Near North Side

$90 $42

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2-hour, 1.2-mile walking tour hits Pizzeria Uno, Pizzeria Ora, and Giordano's in River North to sample deep-dish pizza and learn its history

Rooftop View of Chicago Cubs Game at 3639 Wrigley Rooftop (Up to 44% Off). Nine Games Available.

3639 Wrigley Rooftop

Lakeview

$141.17 $79

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Gaze over Wrigley Field's right-centerfield wall from a luxurious rooftop as the Cubs continue to charge through the 2014 season

Rooftop Tickets with Food & Drinks for a Cubs Home Game at Wrigleyville Rooftops (Up to 51% Off). 15 Games Available.

Wrigleyville Rooftops

Multiple Locations

$200 $99

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Take in a Cubs game from the rooftop while enjoying a complete food and beverage menu; access to climate-controlled suites included

Comedy Night with Benji Brown at Castle (Up to 55% Off)

Comedy Night with Benji Brown

Castle

$53.74 $25

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Star of Wild ‘N Out and The Rickey Smiley Show and Ghana-born comedian get crowds rolling

Hand-Roll and Decorate Your Own Truffles with a Chocolatier

Chocolate Truffle-Making Class

Chocolat

$49 $49

The owner of Chocolat Uzma Sharif demonstrates how to roll chocolate truffles from scratch, incorporating spices, fruits, and liqueurs

Two-Hour Pontoon-Boat Rental from VIP Bachelorette (Up to 65% Off). Two Options Available.

VIP Bachelorette

Estate Ultra bar

$250 $95

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Cruise the Chicago River while taking in landmarks during two-hour pontoon-boat rentals; drinks and snacks are welcome

Cubs Right-Field Rooftop Seating with Food and Drinks at Skybox on Sheffield (Up to 41% Off)

Skybox on Sheffield

Skybox on Sheffield

$122.31 $79

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Watch a Cubs game from a three-tiered rooftop overlooking the right-field foul pole while enjoying food and craft beers

Day Trip to Michigan Wine Country with Lunch, Tastings, and Round-Trip Transportation Included (47% Off)

Michigan Wine-County Day Trip

Chicago

$150 $79

Visit 4 Michigan wineries and taste up to 20 wines during a 9-hour excursion with a hearty lunch and round-trip transportation included

Scientist Turned Comedian Tim Lee on Saturday, September 20, at 8 p.m. (Up to 51% Off)

Scientist Turned Comedian Tim Lee

Northeastern Illinois University Auditorium

$27 $13.50

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PhD-holding comedian draws on academic background and PowerPoint skills to craft cerebral, PG-13-appropriate comedy sets

"Desperate 2" at Carver Military Academy High School on November 8 or 9 (Up to 47% Off)

"Desperate 2"

Carver Military Academy High School

$75 $40

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Award-winning singers star in world-premiere drama exploring themes of family, love, and faith

UniverSoul Circus at Washington Park on September 24–October 15 (Up to 26% Off)

UniverSoul Circus

Washington Park

$34.93 $26

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Worldly cast dazzles audiences with aerial performances, exotic animals, and hip-hop dance set to pulsating music ranging from soul to Latin

One Ticket to For the Love of Beer, a Beer-Tasting Event at Blackfinn Ameripub on Wednesday, September 24

Fall Beer-Tasting Event at Blackfinn Ameripub

Blackfinn Ameripub

$21.49 $12

3 hours of casual merriment at a sports bar in the heart of River North includes bar bites, samples of 6 fall beers, and $3 pints thereafter

Two or Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at OTG Boot Camp (Up to 64% Off)

OTG Boot Camp

River West

$105 $49

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Half-hour sessions filled with strength- and endurance-building kettlebell exercises

Uncover the Secrets of the Human Body at an Autopsy Seminar

Autopsy Seminar

International Museum of Surgical Science

$50 $50

The founder of the Autopsy Center of Chicago fields questions about death and the body during a slideshow

Rooftop View of a Chicago Cubs Game at Wrigley Field Rooftop Club (Up to 50% Off). 16 Games Available.

Wrigley Field Rooftop Club

Wrigley Field Rooftop Club

$141.20 $79

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Watch a Cubs game from rooftop seats overlooking Wrigley Field while enjoying unlimited beer, food, and amenities such as plasma TVs

"Late Nite Catechism" at Royal George Theatre, August 9–September 21 (Up to 43% Off). 14 Showtimes Available.

"Late Nite Catechism"

ROYAL GEORGE THEATRE

$30 $17

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Catholic nun comically pontificates on the dangers of the modern world in a participatory theater performance

Rooftop View of a Chicago Cubs Game with Food and Drinks at Lakeview Baseball Club (Up to 41% Off). 15 Games Available.

Lakeview Baseball Club

Lakeview Baseball Club

$109.31 $89

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Indulge in food and drinks while taking in a ballgame from a facility that mixes old-school charm with lush modern amenities

Zombies vs. Vampires Pub Crawl for One, Two, or Four on Saturday, October 25, at 2 p.m. (Up to 68% Off)

Zombies vs. Vampires Pub Crawl

Wicker Park

$27.37 $10

Costumed creepers get drink specials at Wicker Park bars, a souvenir T-shirt, a survival kit, a contest entry, and afterparty admission

Skydeck Chicago Experience for Two or Four at Willis Tower

Skydeck Chicago

The Loop

$43 $30

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Take in spectacular views of up to 4 states from the top of Willis Tower and experience The Ledge, a glass balcony 103 floors above Chicago

The Dinner Detective Chicago in Chicago or Schaumburg (Up to 50% Off)

The Dinner Detective Chicago

Multiple Locations

$92.09 $46

Amateur sleuths dig into delectable multi-course meals while trying to solve a mysterious murder perpetuated by disguised actors

Individual Premium or Household Membership at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (Up to 43% Off)

Museum of Science and Industry

Chicago

$118 $69

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Membership grants year-long access to 400,000 sq. ft. of interactive exhibits, including the iconic Coal Mine, an indoor tornado, and more

Chicago International Social Change Film Festival at Showplace ICON Theater on September 26–28 (Up to 51% Off)

The Third Annual Chicago International Social Change Film Festival

Showplace ICON Theater

$20 $10

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Documentaries, short films, and features delve into social injustice, discrimination, and programs that help fight both

General or VIP Admission to Latino Fashion Week (50% Off). Five Options Available.

Latino Fashion Week

Block Thirty Seven Mall

$60 $30

Celebrate national and international Latino designers with runway shows for women's clothing, menswear, and teen clothing designers

Fright Hike Halloween Bike Tour for One or Two from Bobby's Bike Hike (Up to Half Off). 19 Dates Available.

Bobby's Bike Hike

Streeterville

$49 $25

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Professional actors bring Chicago's most famous ghosts to life as groups bike through a former cemetery and other spooky sites

Day or Night Entry for Two to The Fear at Navy Pier Presents Zombie Containment. Six Options Available

Zombie Containment Haunted Attraction at Navy Pier

Near North Side

$24 $14

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Brand-new haunted attraction is an aggressive, high-scare interactive haunted house by night and a low-scare, lights-on show during the day

$40 for a 30-Minute Jet Ski Rental from Chicago Jet Ski Rentals ($80 Value)

Chicago Water Sport Rentals

Chicago

$80 $40

Jet skiers blast over Lake Michigan's waves and enjoy the Chicago skyline

$20 for a Chicago History Tour for Two from Chicago's Finest River Walk Tour (Up to $40 Value)

Chicago's Finest River Walk Tour

The Loop

$40 $20

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Pedway's heated tunnels and sky bridges ferry guests between landmarks; tragedies tour examines Great Chicago Fire among other events

General-Admission or VIP Entry to Independent Spirits Expo on Tuesday, September 30 at Hilton Downtown (51% Off)

Independent Spirits Expo

The Hilton

$65 $32

Taste indie distilleries' artisinal spirits such as whiskeys, vodkas, and mezcals; VIPs get early access

Mind Reading Show at The Bar Below on September 4–24 or October 1 at 8 p.m. or 10 p.m. (Up to 52% Off)

Mark Toland

The Bar Below

$25 $12

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Mark Toland blends fast-paced humor with mind reading and sideshow stunt capabilities for an unforgettable night of entertainment

Two-Hour Kayak Rental on a Weekday or Any Day from Kayak Chicago (Up to 50% Off)

Kayak Chicago

Multiple Locations

$40 $25

Kayaks ferry one person across Lake Michigan's undulating waters for two hours on a weekday or any day of the week

Bowling Package for Five at Diversey River Bowl - Two Options Available (Up to 61% Off)

Diversey River Bowl

Bucktown

$82 $32

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Laser-light shows and upbeat tunes add entertaining elements to bowling outings; onsite pizzeria also serves burgers and pasta

Zoovies Movie Screening with Optional Parking at Lincoln Park Zoo (Up to 63% Off). Three Dates Available.

Lincoln Park Zoo

Chicago

$49 $19

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Take in a popular movie with drinks, pizza, popcorn, and candy in the heart of the historic Lincoln Park Zoo while surrounded by animals

$64 for 30 Minutes of WhirlyBall or Laser Tag for Up to 10 Players at WhirlyBall ($150 Value)

WhirlyBall

Multiple Locations

$150 $64

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Zip around courts in a bumper car, tossing wiffle balls with plastic scoops through goals, or slink through neon laser-tag arenas

$69 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at CorePower Yoga ($195 Value)

CorePower Yoga

Multiple Locations

$195 $69

Dynamic flow of Vinyasa-style poses, breathing exercises, and uplifting music energize bodies and minds in stretch-friendly heated rooms

$35 for 10 Mighty Body Band Yoga Classes at Yoga Bent ($120 Value)

Yoga Bent

West Loop Health & Sports Performance Center

$120 $35

Mighty Body Band Yoga poses are augmented by sling-like bands and bungee cords that encourage deeper stretches

Entry for 1 or 2 to Chicago Culinary Museum and Chef's Hall of Fame Event Thursday, October 16

Chicago Culinary Museum and Chefs Hall of Fame

The Castle Nightclub

$149 $99

See Chicago Culinary Museum & Chefs Hall of Fame induct chefs such as Stephanie Izard, Michael Kornick; open bar & restaurant samples

One-, Two-, or Three-Day Chicago Green Festival Visit for One, Two, or Four on October 24–26 (Up to 68% Off)

Green Festivals Inc

Navy Pier

$15 $7

Browse 250+ eco-friendly businesses and explore a weekend of cooking demos, kids' activities, inspirational speakers, and live music

Select Local Merchants

St. Julian is Michigan’s oldest, largest and most awarded winery. This family-owned winery, founded by Mariano Meconi in 1921, is nestled in the picturesque fruit-growing region along the southern shore of Lake Michigan. Today, grandson, David Braganini, has adopted the family tradition of wine making.

9145 Union Pier Rd
Union Pier,
MI
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For their willingness to brave the winter waters of Lake Michigan, the hosts of NBC’s Today Show called the crew at Third Coast Surf Shop a “philosophical group of hardy souls.” The surfers have accepted their lot in life with cheer, working with what they have by pioneering the art of lake surfing. They’ve also shown up on the CBS's The Early Show, National Public Radio, and Newsweek in their effort to expose Midwesterners to surfing and paddleboarding and expound upon the advantages of the Great Lakes as a surfing venue. Along the sweeping shorelines, six quadrillion gallons of fresh water rise up in wind-generated waves, which are more manageable for beginners than the larger swells in the ocean and less likely to contain depressing submarines tangled in plastic bags. When not fitting patrons with paddleboards, the team of instructors leads camps, where young surfers find their sea legs, construct sand castles, and play soccer while building social skills.:

110 North Whittaker Street
New Buffalo,
MI
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No men, no makeup, no mirrors. It's a philosophy that?s helped members of the Curves community since 1992. Part fitness center, part community center, Curves is a women?s only club that takes a streamlined approach to health, fitness, and weight loss. Curves has teamed up with health and fitness coach Jillian Michaels to develop full-body, 30-minute workouts that kick-start weight loss, combining strength training, cardio, and stretching into sessions that torch fat, build strength, boost intensity, and prevent plateaus. These workouts are enhanced further by the Curves Complete Program, available for an extra fee, which is rooted in Curves' method for effective weight loss in that it supplements efforts at the gym with personalized meal plans and weekly one-on-one meetings with a certified Curves coach.

1708 E US Highway 20
Michigan City,
IN
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As they fall toward the earth, skydivers can glimpse the buildings and rivers of Chicago glimmering against the azure waters of Lake Michigan. This is possible because the team at Skydive Horizonz orchestrates skydives within 40 miles of the city?always to the east, which gives evening divers breathtaking views of downtown silhouetted against the setting sun.

1300 Highway 212
Michigan City,
IN
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The friendly and experienced staffers at this full-service day spa perform an array of treatments to transform forlorn figures into flattering frames. Carve a coveted 12-pack into your midsection with a Zerona body-sculpting treatment ($200–$250). During the 40-minute session, a noninvasive laser melts rebellious fat cells loitering under the skin, which then get fully eliminated through the body’s natural detoxification processes. This Groupon is good for one treatment, but six treatments are recommended for optimal results. Opt for two spider-vein treatments to noninvasively banish web-like squiggles and inadvertently offensive words from your surface.

1021 Indiana Ave
La Porte,
IN
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Two hunters step through a field of sorghum, making their way toward the tree line in the distance. Just where the wild grasses brush up against the tree trunks, there's a slight movement in the brush. It might be a hen-sized chukar partridge about to spring into the air on its short, barred wings. But if they're lucky, the hunters will spy the green crown, red wattles, and long tail of a plump prize pheasant.

These kinds of upland bird hunts draw people year-round to Deer Creek Hunt Club's more than 500 acres of woodlands, rolling hills, and wetlands. Well-trained gundogs?both flushing breeds and pointers?can accompany hunters on these expeditions, which are led by able, professional guides. Off the field, visitors can sharpen their skills in clay-shooting facilities with skeet and five-stand fields as well as a sporting-clays course with different sections for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced. The staff also leads private shooting lessons and hunters? safety courses.

After a day in the fields, guests can refresh at the clubhouse, where furniture built by local Amish craftsmen fills a rustic but comfortable dining room. Memberships grant frequent guests privileges such as access to the clubhouse?s upper level. Just a few miles inland from Lake Michigan, Deer Creek is located about 90 minutes from Chicago and about 30?40 minutes from South Bend.

18000 Basswood Rd.
Three Oaks,
MI
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