Things To Do in New Jersey

"Stand-Up Comedy: The Laugh Tour" at Art House Productions (Up to 55% Off)

Stand-Up Comedy: The Laugh Tour

Art House Productions

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Monthly showcases featuring comics seen on television and at major comedy festivals

$20 $9

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30- or 60-Minute Golf Lesson at Tom McGuinness Golf School in Emerson (Up to 54% Off)

Tom McGuinness Golf School

Emerson Golf Club

Lessons with PGA Teaching Professional Tom McGuinness make the game of golf more enjoyable

$60 $29

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Better, Never Bitter Seminar for One or Two with Optional One-on-One Session from Kevin A. Burns (Up to 82% Off)

Kevin A. Burns

Holiday Inn Airport Hotel

Motivational speaker Kevin A. Burns shares experience and life lessons of how he overcame failures, losses, and many other life challenges

$200 $49

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Karate Classes for Kids or Adults at Satori Academy of Martial Arts (Up to 86% Off). Six Options Available.

Satori Academy of Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Kids and adults learn the foundations of self-defense and physical discipline in classes for all skill levels

$213 $29

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Ten or Twenty Muay Thai Kickboxing Classes for One or Two at Muay Thai Dragon Martial Arts (Up to 80% Off)

Muay Thai Dragon Martial Arts

Toms River

Muay Thai specialist teaches muay thai, a fighting style that teaches self-defense & discipline & provides an energetic, full-body workout

$100 $29

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$303 for $550 Groupon — Central NJ Productions

Central Nj Productions

Bordentown

From the merchant: Kid and tween musical theatre summer camp! The Little Mermaid, ages 6 to 12 years old. Learn to act, sing, and dance!

$550 $303

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2 or 4 Private Master Trainer Sessions or 5 Private TRX Sessions at Real Body Boot Camp (Up to 84% Off)

Real Body Boot Camp

Multiple Locations

Trainers motivate guests toward their fitness goals during private training sessions; TRX sessions challenge the body with resistance bands

$250 $69

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Train with Special Guests The Fray & Matt Nathanson at Susquehanna Bank Center on June 14 (Up to 63% Off)

Train

Susquehanna Bank Center

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Three-time Grammy winners Train (“Drops of Jupiter,” “Meet Virginia”) join forces with fellow heartfelt rockers The Fray and Matt Nathanson

$40 $15

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$50 or $110 Pass for the Game Mania Arcade at Playdrome Family Entertainment (Up to 55% Off)

Playdrome Family Entertainment

Cherry Hill

All ages enjoy a collection of games including skee-ball and air hockey; win and redeem tickets for prizes such as iPods and digital cameras

$50 $25

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General Admission to Dark Valentine at Brighton Asylum (Up to 40% Off). Two Dates Available.

Brighton Asylum

Athenia

Valentine–themed scares at a “contact” event where actors physically interact with visitors

$25 $15

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5 or 10 Kickboxing Classes at Kickboxing North Bergen (Up to 86% Off)

Kickboxing North Bergen

Multiple Locations

Specialists help students of all experience levels burn calories, tone muscles, and build endurance

$90 $15

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5 or 10 Kickboxing Classes at Kickboxing Jersey City (Up to 86% Off)

Kickboxing Jersey City

Multiple Locations

Kickboxing classes blend self-defense techniques with strength and cardio exercises, resulting in a fun, intense workout

$90 $15

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Tai Chi Classes at American Self-Defense Club (Up to 56% Off). Three Options Available.

American Self-Defense Club

Raritan

Tai chi classes promote fitness, balance, and body awareness through a combination of physical and meditative exercise

$85 $42

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10 or 20 Yoga Classes at My Wellness Massage & Yoga (Up to 81% Off)

My Wellness Massage & Yoga

Vineland

From the merchant: Our newly renovated yoga studio is designed with the intention to tone your body, clear your mind and heal your soul.

$120 $35

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$19 for Two Weeks of Kickboxing or Boxing Classes with Hand Wraps at TITLE Boxing Club ($54.49 Value)

TITLE Boxing Club

Wayne

Certified trainers offer encouragement as exercisers kick and punch their way to fitness

$54.49 $19

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Meadery Tour & Tasting for Two or Four at Melovino Meadery (Up to 56% Off)

Melovino Meadery

Union

Tour the production area and sample up to six different kinds of honey-based wine at New Jersey’s first meadery

$40 $19

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12 Months of Online Classes or 10 Martial Arts Classes for Children at Kaizen Martial Arts (Up to 83% Off)

Kaizen Martial Arts

Piscataway Township

Instructors teach children the elements of small-circle jujitsu, modern arnis, and kyusho jitsu on-location or via online video series

$320 $65

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Savion Glover's STePz at State Theatre on Saturday, February 7, at 4 p.m. (Up to 79% Off)

Savion Glover's STePz

State Theatre

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World-famous tap dancer explores various styles in a show featuring everything from Shostakovich to the “Mission: Impossible” theme

$48 $15

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$39 for One Entry Package to the Race Roll Dye 5K Obstacle Run on March 28, 2015 ($65 Value)

Race Roll Dye

Medford

Runners make their way through a 5K obstacle course dotted with dye stations that blast them with color; after-party with DJ follows

$65 $39

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5 or 10 Open-Bounce Sessions or Birthday Party with Cake and Pizza for Up to 12 at BounceU (Up to 50% Off)

BounceU

Multiple Locations

Inflatable slides, obstacle courses, bounce houses, boxing ring, and basketball amuse kids during open bounce; party includes pizza and cake

$40 $20

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Three or Five Kickboxing Classes with Starter Gloves at CKO Kickboxing (76% Off)

CKO Kickboxing

Hanover

Students attack heavy bags in all-levels, noncontact, coed kickboxing classes; includes one pair of starter gloves

$80 $19

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Cruise for Two with Brunch, Dinner Buffet, Lunch, or 4-Course Dinner from Cornucopia Cruise Line (Up to 48% Off)

Cornucopia Cruise Line

Perth Amboy

Guests dine on brunch, lunch, or dinner dishes and dance on cruise ships, making each event a special affair

$79.90 $47

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Zumba, Barre, or Fitness Fusion Group Classes at Fitness Meets Dance (Up to 59% Off). Three Options Available.

Fitness Meets Dance

Hoboken

From the merchant: Fitness Meets Dance is where women come to feel the thrill of a dance workout without having to be a dancer.

$84.99 $35

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12 CrossFit Classes or 1 or 2 Months of Unlimited Classes at Crossfit 1280 (Up to64% Off)

Crossfit 1280

Plainfield

Trainers lead high-intensity routines of functional exercises to foster endurance, stamina, and strength

$175 $65

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Valentine's Day Cruise for Two or Four on Friday, February 13, from Vista Yacht Cruises Inc (Up to 53% Off)

Vista Yacht Cruises Inc

Vista Yacht Cruises-Chelsea Piers

Take in views of the Statue of Liberty, Freedom Tower, and New York City skyline from New York Harbor while celebrating Valentine’s Day

$300 $149

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One 30-Class Yoga & Fitness Pass or Six Months of Unlimited Classes from MetaBody (Up to 94% Off)

MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

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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One or Two Months of Unlimited Classes at CrossFit Barbending

CrossFit Barbending

East Brunswick

Trainer motivates clients to work together to reach goals with cardio, strength, and core exercises that improve confidence and fitness

$150 $59

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Adult or Youth Fitness Classes at Headbangers Fitness (Up to 55% Off). Three Options Available.

Headbanger Fitness

Multiple Locations

Motivating fitness classes produce results to keep you coming back for more

$53 $26

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$60 for $120 Worth of Dance Lessons — Indian Classical Dance & Music School

Indian Classical Music And Bharathanatyam Dance Classes

Hackensack

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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One Month of Michael Jackson Tribute Dance Classes at MJXpressions, LLC (Up to 52% Off). Three Options Available.

MJXpressions, LLC

Multiple Locations

Entertainment Company known for its Michael Jackson tribute shows teaches kids and adults original choreography, moonwalking, and more

$60 $29

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$179 for Two Weeks of Daycare Services at Kidzland ($330 Value)

Kidzland

Sayreville

Children aged 2.5- to 5-years old engage in activities designed to provide mental and physical stimulation in a friendly environment

$330 $179

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Visits for One or Two Children Until March 2015 at My Little Adventures Learn & Play Cafe (Up to 81% Off)

My Little Adventures Learn & Play Cafe

Mount Laurel

Kids up to 6 years old play on safe, interactive equipment while an energetic staff creates fun activities and adventures for little guests

$160 $35

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One or Three Months of Jiu Jitsu or Mixed Martial Arts Classes at Cruz Mixed Martial Arts (Up to 70% Off)

Cruz Mixed Martial Arts

Arlington

Instructors help students achieve fitness, build personal discipline, and hone self-defense skills during martial arts classes

$220 $69

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NYC, East or South of Linden Sightseeing Flight for Two or Introductory Flight from NYC Air Service (50% Off)

NYC Air Service

Linden

Hands-on discovery flights teach beginner pilots the ropes; sightseeing tours glide over Manhattan, Brighton Beach, Sandy Hook, and Belford

$500 $249

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Painting Party at The Artistic Giraffe (Up to 54% Off). Four Options Available.

The Artistic Giraffe

Teaneck

All painting parties include supplies, snacks, beverages and instruction; parents have the option to stay with child or leave

$50 $25

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Four or Eight Tai Chi Classes at Tai Chi Academy of Northern New Jersey (Up to 67% Off)

Tai Chi Academy of Northern New Jersey/Montclair

Multiple Locations

An experienced tai chi instructor guides students through flowing movements that develop balance, strength, flexibility, and focus

$50 $18

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Theme-Park Rides at Steel Pier (Up to 52%). Four Options Available.

Steel Pier

Atlantic City

Historic boardwalk theme park boasts rides such as the Mix, whose spinning arms reach 60 mph, and the Sling Shot, which accelerates up to 5G

$60 $29

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Whitewater Rafting Trip for Two or Four at Reber River Trips (Up to 53% Off)

Reber River Trips

Reber River Trips

Paddle class I & II raipds on the Deleware River on weekdays or the weekend with a provided kayak, paddle, and life jacket

$84 $42

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“Late Nite Catechism” at Bucks County Playhouse on Select Dates, February 3–12 (Up to 34% Off) 

Late Nite Catechism

Bucks County Playhouse

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

$44 $29

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Five Yoga Classes at Essence Personalized Fitness & Wellness Studio (44% Off)

Essence Personalized Fitness And Wellness Studio

Pennsauken Township

From the merchant: Join us for a refreshing Yoga class taught by a certified Yoga instructor.

$50 $28

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$20 for $40 Worth of Martial Arts — United Tae Kwon Do Center

Nj United Taekwondo

Fort Lee

From the merchant: We offer Taekwondo, Kickboxing, and fitness programs for all levels and ages. Try our special at Discounted Rate!

$40 $20

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One Hour of In-Studio Recording from Encoure Studios - Recording, Photography, Video, Parties (45% Off)

Encoure Studios

Orange

Major-label recording and mix engineer wil record, mix, and master your project; career services also available

$80 $44

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One- or Three-Month Individual or Family Membership at Crunch Fitness (Up to 71% Off)

Crunch Fitness

Fair Lawn

Membership benefits include unlimited classes, such as TRX, Zumba, and yoga, a personal-training session, and unlimited tanning

$88.95 $26

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Subscription to Bristol Riverside Theatre, February 11–May 30 (Up to 52% Off)

Bristol Riverside Theatre

Bristol Riverside Theatre

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Pulitzer Prize-winning “Lost in Yonkers” and Tony-winning “Ragtime” are included in the upcoming season at the acclaimed theater

$119.99 $57

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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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5 or 10 Kickboxing Classes at Vizzio's Institute of Martial Arts (Up to 80% Off)

Vizzio's Institute of Martial Arts

Fairfield

Students use cardio, strength, and core exercises while learning the art of self defense; improves stamina, tones muscle, and burns calories

$75 $29

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1 or 3-Day Modeling and Acting Classes with Dance Option at La Creme Modeling and Acting (Up to 59% Off)

La Creme Modeling and Acting

Mountainside

Courses develop the skills needed to succeed in a modeling, acting, and dance career with a headshot and makeup application

$200 $89

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Racing Experience from DeMonte Motorsports on March 8 or 9 (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

DeMonte Motorsports

Millville

Learn to safely maneuver a racecar, then hop into the driver’s seat—or sit back as a pro driver does three high-speed laps around the track

$259 $159

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15 Martial Arts Classes at Dragon Kim's Karate (50% Off)

Dragon Kim's Karate Usa

Multiple Locations

Instructors lead classes focused on fitness and self defense; children's classes ensure there's a class for everyone.

$200 $100

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Kid's Birthday Party for Up to 10 Kids or Painting for One, Two, or Four at Bee N’ Crafty (Up to 55% Off)

Bee N' Crafty

Nutley

Paint pieces such as plaster figurines or stretched canvas in a bright studio; kid’s party includes painting canvas or plaster figurines

$21 $10

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1- or 2-Month Kids' Martial-Arts Program or 5 or 10 Adult Classes at Sovereign Martial Arts (Up to 87% Off)

Sovereign Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Experienced martial artists build confidence through self-defense techniques such as krav maga

$199 $31

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$65 for Membership with Three Kids’ Classes, Six Playspace Passes, and Registration Fee ($209.50 Value)

Kidville

Englewood

Children’s center helps develop social and educational skills with art, music, gym, enrichment program classes, and a play space

$209.50 $65

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Entry and Spectator Pass to Tri-State New Jersey Beast Spartan Race on April 18 (Up to 59% Off)

Spartan Race

Vernon

12-14 mile race challenges participants with natural and man-made obstacles

$240 $99

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$29.99 for Four Two-Hour Bounce Passes and Two Unlimited Simulator Rides at Screamin' Parties ($62 Value)

Screamin' Parties

Paramus

Inflatable playground includes 20-foot shark slide, interactive games, and obstacle course; roller coaster simulator offers lifelike thrills

$62 $29.99

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Adults or Kids' Jiu-Jitsu Classes at Flying Arm Bar Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Up to 67% Off). Three Options Available.

Flying Arm Bar Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Vauxhall

Instructors teach students of all ages jiu-jitsu techniques, while instilling values such as self-discipline, determination, and respect

$150 $55

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$85 for a Six-Week Winter-and-Spring Kids' Cooking Class at Ridgewood Culinary Studio ($150 Value)

Ridgewood Culinary Studio

Ridgewood

Kids aged 3 to 15 learn lessons in kitchen safety and nutrition as they master cooking techniques and prepare new dishes each week

$150 $85

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Three Kickboxing Classes or Two Weeks of Classes and One Pair of Gloves at CKO Kickboxing (Up to 80% Off)

CKO Kickboxing

Lodi

Classes emphasize fitness over martial arts as beginners land punches, kicks, and knees on weighted heavy bags; one pair of gloves included

$95 $19

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Big Apple Circus's "Metamorphosis" on February 26 at 6:30 p.m. (Up to 55% Off)

Big Apple Circus

TD Bank Ballpark

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Thrilling two-hour circus develops a theme of transformation via trapeze artists, jugglers, and contortionists, among other performers

$33 $15

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Two or Four 30-Minute Private Music Lessons at Shobo Music Academy (Up to 52% Off)

Shobo Music Academy

Cliffside Park

Students hone their musical skills in one-on-one guitar, piano, drums, trumpet, flute, or voice lessons tailored to their needs

$54 $27

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One Month Membership or 10 or 20 Yoga Classes at Sacred Karma Yoga (Up to 72% Off)

Sacred Karma Yoga

Fanwood

Membership grants a month of unlimited classes; yoga classes impart balance and strength

$140 $39

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Three Personal Training Sessions with Diet and Weight-Loss Consultation from Pure Strength Studio (45% Off)

Pure Strength Studio

South Plainfield

From the merchant: Certified personal trainers specializing in fitness and weight loss will help you reach your goals for the new year.

$180 $99

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Pub Food and Drinks at Lucky Dublin (Up to 67% Off). Two Options Available.

Lucky Dublin

Carteret

Shepherd's pie, stout beer cheddar soup, burgers, and other Irish and American entrees

$30 $11

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10 or 20 Classes with Initiation and Uniform at Kids Love Martial Arts (Up to 91% Off)

Kids Love Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Kids develop focus, confidence, self-discipline, and self-respect while learning self-defense skills that make them bully-proof

$210 $20

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Ice Skating Outing for Two or Four at ProtecHockey Ponds Ice Center (Up to 52% Off)

ProtecHockey Ponds Ice Center

Franklin Center

Hit the ice in a 52,000-square-foot facility with an NHL-size rink and a full-service café

$30 $15

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10 Pack for Hot Yoga Classes at Surya Yoga Academy (Up to 84% Off). Three Available Locations.

Surya Yoga Academy (Summit)

Multiple Locations

Experienced instructors lead students of all skill levels through invigorating yoga poses in a studio that exceeds 100-degrees Fahrenheit

$185 $29

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$149 for Baseball Camp for One from Legends Baseball Instruction ($295 Value). Five Sessions Available.

Legends Baseball Instruction

Roseland

Kids learn fundamental baseball and sportsmanship skills during instructional camps for ages 8–12

$295 $149

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18-Hole Round of Golf for One, Two, or Four at Vineyard Golf at Renault (Up to 55% Off)

Vineyard Golf at Renault

Egg Harbor City

A lush course features challenging ponds and slopes as it wends through the stunning grounds of the winery

$49.98 $29

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5, 10, or 15 Adult or Children's Dance Classes at Wild Child Dance Studio (Up to 83% Off)

Wild Child Dance Studio

Lyndhurst

Seasoned, patient instructors school children and adults in dance disciplines such as tap, ballet, hip-hop, and musical theater

$100 $24

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Two or Four 60-Minute Heated and Covered Driving-Range Sessions at 21 Golf Driving Range (Up to 50% Off)

21 Golf Driving Range

Palisades Park

Automatic ball setup, a 230-yard fairway, heated, covered stalls, and a restaurant and spa make for a well-rounded practice experience

$12 $6

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One Private Instrument Lesson at Matt Kane School of Drumming (44% Off)

Matt Kane School Of Drumming

Woodbridge Township

From the merchant: Main themes of study include: rudimental foundation, reading, goals, professionalism, sound and concepts.

$45 $25

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5, 10, or 20 Interactive Music-and-Movement Classes at ABC Do-Re-ME! (Up to 60% Off)

ABC Do-Re-ME!

Ambler

Immersive courses teach musical training with instruments, song, and dance to engage children in a creative and welcoming environment

$65 $29

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Five One-On-One Foundation Classes & One or Three Months of Unlimited CrossFit at CrossFit SOAR (Up to 79% Off)

CrossFit SOAR

Hawthorne

Functional workouts incorporate a variety of weight-lifting techniques and exercises that result in weight loss and muscle building

$474 $99

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10 Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Blissful Yoga (Up to 56% Off)

Blissful Yoga

Mullica Hill

Yoga classes include power, Happy Hour Funky Vinyasa, beginner, gentle soul, and hot, as well as meditation and chakra healing sessions

$105 $49

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"Sid the Science Kid Live!" at Mayo Performing Arts Center on February 11 at 12:15 p.m. or 4 p.m. (Up to 57% Off)

"Sid the Science Kid"

Mayo Performing Arts Center

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Sid seeks out a mysterious sixth sense in the live version of the popular PBS show, brought to life by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop

$17 $7.50

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Summer Cruise for 2 or 4 or Fireworks Cruise for 2 or 4 on the Queen Mary Fishing Boat (Up to 58% Off)

Queen Mary Fishing Boat

Pt. Pleasant Beach

Family fishing cruise aboard 75’ boat with interior lounges & clean restrooms offers views of Jersey Shore; US Coast Guard–certified crew

$140 $69

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Wine Tasting Experience for Two or Four at Tomasello Winery at Alstede Farms (Up to 54% Off)

Tomasello Winery at Alstede Farms

Chester

Guests sample up to five varietals from this family winery before taking home their very own souvenir wine glass and bottle of vino

$75 $35

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Exotic-Car Ride-Along or Driving Experience from Imagine Lifestyles (Up to 67% Off). Four Options Available.

Imagine Lifestyles

MetLife Stadium Meadowlands

Ride shotgun while a professional takes the wheel, or drive yourself during multiple high-speed laps in an exotic car

$249.99 $99

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10 or 20 Karate or Judo Classes for Kids or Adults at Colts Neck Dojo (Up to 95% Off)

Colts Neck Dojo

Colts Neck

Former New York City firefighter and his instructors teach karate and Judo to adults, teens, and children

$245 $19

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10 Aikido Classes for One or Two Students at Aikido NJ Inc. (Up to 77% Off)

Agatsu Dojos

Multiple Locations

Experienced instructors and authors of a celebrated training series instruct students in traditional Aikido martial arts;

$219 $59

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The Intro to Photography class is produced by Monte Zucker Photographic Education (MZPE), which provides quality professional photographic instruction. More than 30,000 enthusiastic students of all levels have attended their photographic tours on three continents over the past seven years to learn how to combine the power of technical expertise and artistic vision to create beautiful photos and films. In addition to offering the tours, MZPE produces instructional books and DVDs, as well as teaching in-depth photo-master classes around the world. The 2002 United Nations Photographer of the Year, celebrated photographer and mentor Monte Zucker once stated, "I don’t photograph the world as it is. I photograph the world as I would like it to be." Continuing on in his memory, current instructor Bob Ray teaches with an entertaining, passionate presentation that focuses on learning immediately in class. The experience provides an aspiring photographer a comprehensive set of tools to reach his or her artistic potential.

128 Frontage Road
Newark,
NJ
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Inside the pitch-black Touch Tunnel, you're completely blind. On your hands and knees, you crawl forward, relying solely on your other senses to lead you through the darkness. The tunnel is only 80 feet long, but the exit might as well be miles away. After finally emerging safe (and sighted) from the most popular exhibit at Liberty Science Center, a family could still spend four more hours at the many hands-on attractions and experiences designed to enlighten visitors about the power and fun of science.

All told, Liberty Science Center houses a dozen galleries for interactive exploration. Visitors can perform surgery on a 3D robotic simulator; tip-toe across a steel girder hovering 18 feet in the air; or even connect with more than 90 different animals, including giant fish and a family of tamarin monkeys. At I Explore, young scientists ages 2?5 learn about the world around them while launching colorful balls into the air or using a xylophone made of stone slabs. When it's time to relax, the whole family can visit the largest IMAX dome theater in the U.S., which transports onlookers from outer space to the deepest depths of the oceans and just about everywhere in between.

222 Jersey City Blvd.
Jersey City,
NJ
US

Planet 301 plunges families into a world of friendly competition with two floors and 32,000 square feet of hands-on games and activities. Each three-hour pass turns gamers loose in Planet 301’s fully stocked funplex, unlocking complete access to its bowling and laser-tag arenas as well as acres of classic and state-of-the-art arcade games. After stealthily zapping foes with focused beams and busting piles of pins, patrons can hone real-world skills with a trip to the arcade, working on hand-eye coordination with a game of skee-ball, cataloging new breeds of waterfowl in a round of Wacky Ducks, and helping Donkey Kong register for community-college classes.

301 Main St
Paterson,
NJ
US

Ten Brunswick Gold Crown IV pool tables offer up their ample pockets to shooters' careful aim in Joe Broadway's Billiards & Sports Bar's spacious playroom. Every night until 3 a.m., an Internet jukebox augments the triumphant clamor of hefty breaks with players' favorite songs or high-school geometry lectures. In between games of pool, players can belly up to the full bar for a drink of domestic or imported beer, play a game on the Xbox or PS3 console, or raise the stakes with a free round of darts. Seven large-screen plasma TVs let players keep one eye on the game, and an onsite pro shop lets serious shooters replace their repurposed parade batons with real cues.

2178 Forest Ave
Staten Island,
NY
US

Enrico Aquino III began tinkling the ivories at the age of three, eventually playing his way to the hallowed performance spaces at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. The talented pianist was born into a musical family: his father opened a music school and piano store in New Jersey, and Aquino has kept the family tradition alive by embracing his father’s belief in friendly, encouraging instruction. The retailer pairs players with new and pre-owned pianos made by brands such as Seiler, J. Strauss & Son, and Baldwin Pianos or digital pianos from makers such as Viscount and Korg. The music academy, meanwhile, has guided fingers of all ages in waltzing across keys for more than 60 years. The academy’s skilled instructors delve into classical, jazz, and popular music during private lessons for pupils who have never read music to those who swallowed a metronome as a child and have been reaping the benefits ever since.

691 US Hwy. 1
Edison,
NJ
US

Winner of more than 100 mixed-martial-arts competitions, Tiger Schulmann shares his pride and love for fighting and self-defense with both adults and children in gyms across five states. From first-time grapplers to expert muay thai fighters, students of all fitness and experience levels are welcome to dive into a class at Schulmann’s. At more than 47 locations, adults can take classes in kickboxing, MMA, and jujitsu—the last of which instills students with the skill and confidence to take down opponents of any size, strength, or telekinetic ability. Kids, meanwhile, can learn martial arts for fun, or gain useful experience in bully prevention; the kids’ classes help victims immediately identify and safely diffuse situations when pitted against an aggressor.

905 New Jersey 70
Brick,
NJ
US