Things To Do In Newark

Up to 81% Off Paintball Package

Multiple Locations

$40 $10

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

44% Off Ten Cupcakes

Newark

$52 $29

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Up to 56% Off Tumbling Classes at Premier All-Stars of NJ

Newark

$100 $49

Competitive cheerleading gym builds champion tumblers that exhibit the traits of a well-rounded athlete, such as sportsmanship and teamwork

55% Off Services

North Ironbound

$100 $45

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Up to 87% Off Personal Training at SandersPhys

Greenwich Village

$190 $35

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Personal trainers incorporate the right mix of cardio, strength, and flexibility moves to achieve clients’ workout goals

Up to 57% Off at Lincoln Cinemas

Arlington

$16 $8

Five-screen movie house shows popular flicks, including new releases and 3-D films

Roxey Ballet – Up to 45% Off "Mowgli"

J.P. Case Theater

$52.50 $29

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Drawing from the Jungle Book, this ballet sets Mowgli's adventures to original choreography and an evocative score

50% Off Kids' Camp

Raritan

$300 $149

Kids can get before and after care, lunch, and an afternoon swim with the options bundle

Up to 60% Off Horse-Riding Lessons at Kierson Farm

Readington

$110 $49

Seasoned riding instructor Jessie Kierson leads one-hour group lessons that include on-horse time and horsemanship instruction

Up to 88% Off Boot-Camp Classes

Multiple Locations

$274 $39

Instructor motivates campers through 30–45 minutes of cardio and strength-training exercises to improve health and burn fat

Up to 74% Off Membership to Maximum Fitness

Raritan

$55 $15

Gym members can attend classes such as Zumba and yoga, and have access to various stair climbers, treadmills, and weightlifting equipment

Up to 87% Off Kids' Dance Classes

Multiple Locations

$225 $60

Hip-hop, lyrical, ballet, tap, and other dance classes get kids moving

Up to 74% Off Martial Arts Classes at American Self-Defense Club

Flemington

$80 $39

Martial arts instructors help students develop discipline, self-defense techniques, coordination, and awareness of potential threats

Up to 81% Off Kids' Dance Classes

Flemington

$52 $20

Instructors teach kids the basics of ballet, tap, modern, and jazz dance styles

49% Off Services

Washington

$75 $38

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Up to 88% Off Gym Membership and Personal Training

Washington

$156.33 $29

30,000 sq. ft. gym includes large selection of cardio and strength training equipment, and classes such as Zumba and RMP, a cycling workout

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 91% Off at Sovereign Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

$179 $19.99

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

45% Off

Bernardsville

$150 $83

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55% Off

Bernardsville

$100 $45

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Up to 70% Off Personal or Group Training

Bronxville

$50 $18

Personal trainers devise workouts that match your fitness goals; group classes are limited to four people to ensure personal attention

Up to 71% Off at TNT Fitness Studio

Belleville

$40 $15

Fitness mavens inspire confidence and endurance with yoga, belly dancing, Cardio Kick sessions, and Piloxing—a Pilates-kickboxing blend

Up to 82% Off Classes at Kelevra Krav Maga

Multiple Locations

$125 $25

Krav maga classes employ techniques used by the Israeli Army to help athletes burn calories and learn self-defense

Up to 84% Off at Mayer's Karate & Fitness

North Haledon

$375 $59

Martial-arts, kickboxing, and self-defense classes get bodies in peak shape while teaching students to fend off attacks

81% Off Hot-Yoga Classes

Multiple Locations

$180 $35

Instructors lead students of all fitness levels through rigorous yoga poses in a heated studio

Up to 64% Off Fitness Classes at The Spa Next Door

The Spa Next Door

$80 $29

Fitness instructors stress the value of cross-training with an array of stationary-cycling, boot-camp, and Zumba classes

50% Off

Bloomfield

$189 $95

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Up to 78% Off Boot Camp Classes

Bloomfield

$179 $39

Fitness instructors lead intense workouts in a supportive group environment

Group or Personal Training

Multiple Locations

$239 $39

Forge a new physique with encouragement from personal trainers Marc Ronches and Russ Teitsma

Up to 78% Off Kids' or Adult Karate Classes

Bloomfield

$179 $39

Build strength and discipline while learning self-defense moves in sessions dedicated to the ancient martial arts practice

78% Off Kickboxing Classes

Bloomfield

$179 $39

Exercisers shed pounds while learning self-defense; t-shirt and gloves included

Up to 83% Off Chinese Boxing Classes

Bloomfield

$150 $29.99

Expert instructor Ron LePree leads new students through the basic movements of wing chun kung fu, or Chinese boxing

50% Sailing 101 Course

Newport Marina

$720 $360

Three-day course splits time in the classroom and on the water, teaching students the basics of sailing a small vessel

57% Off Movie Ticket and Popcorn

Hackensack River Waterfront

$14 $6

Movie theater hosting first-run comedies, dramas, and blockbusters as well as Bollywood films

45% Off Boot Camp

Jersey City

$494 $272

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Up to 59% Off Pilates Classes at Project Pilates

Historic Downtown

$120 $49

Resistance bands, exercise balls, and other equipment help Pilates practitioners stay in shape

50% Off Zumba Classes

The Heights

$100 $50

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44% Off Guitar Lessons

Jersey City

$50 $28

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Up to 54% Off at Yellow Frog Guitar Classes

The Waterfront

$149 $69

Experienced guitar instructor teaches the instrument's fundamentals during group classes designed for beginners

55% Off

The Heights

$120 $54

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Half Off Belly Dance Classes

Historic Downtown

$50 $25

Students learn to undulate their hips, shimmy, and sway to the beat in belly-dance classes

Up to 79% Off Yoga at SunMoon Yoga

Historic Downtown

$165 $39

Sessions run the gamut from hot yoga to Kundalini yoga

Up to 55% Off Movie Packages

Hudson

$29 $13

Theater with stadium seating and digital sound; new releases

Up to 75% Off at Salsa Fever On2 Dance Academy

The Heights

$100 $39

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New York-style salsa dancers break on the second and sixth beats; learn the unorthodox steps from seasoned instructors

52% Off Murder-Mystery Dinner Show

Sanai's

$60 $29

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

50% Off Dance Lessons

The Heights

$20 $10

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50% Off

The Heights

$80 $40

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Up to 76% Off Kids’ Fencing Lessons

The Waterfront

$490 $119

Kids’ fencing classes teach beginners the basics of sabre or foil in small classes that ensure close interaction with expert instructors

Up to 67% Off at Flying Arm Bar Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Vauxhall

$150 $55

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

Up to 71% Off Fitness Classes at Bodies inMotion

Maplewood

$100 $35

Experienced instructors help exercisers achieve their fitness and wellness goals in an airy, well-lit studio

Half Off Martial-Arts Classes

Downtown Elizabeth

$199 $100

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Up to 51% Off a Batting-Cage Session

Elizabeth

$12 $6

Batters can hit the cages and swing at 100 or 200 pitches, use a 30-minute batting lesson to sharpen skills, or rent a cage for 60 minutes

55% Off Services

Union

$109 $49

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Up to 55% Off Golf Lessons

Multiple Locations

$100 $50

PGA Level 3 Apprentice teaches golf swing lessons with the help of video analysis

Liberty Hall Museum – Up to 58% Off Membership

Union

$25 $12

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Victorian fashions and antique furniture fill the rooms of this 200-year-old home where George Washington and General Grant once stayed

Up to 72% Off Yoga at Duncan Martial Arts

Union

$125 $49

Yoga classes allow attendees to explore flexibility while honing balance and clearing the mind to relieve stress

Up to 84% Off Classes at Yoga Rise Forward Studio

Union

$65 $19

Vinyasa-yoga classes seek to harmonize body and mind

89% Off Six Weeks of Martial Arts Classes

Multiple Locations

$349 $39

Expert instructors teach essential martial arts skills, as well as discipline and confidence

Up to 78% Off at CKO Kickboxing

Bayonne

$100 $29

Students attack heavy bags with simplified routines of kicks and punches in all-levels, coed kickboxing classes

Up to 57% Off Figure Skating Lessons

West Orange

$50 $25

Private 30-minute lessons teach students how to gracefully glide on the ice

Up to 33% Off a Five-Day Kids' Science Camp

Multiple Locations

$369 $249

During five-day summer sessions, kids build robots, design moon buggies, create 3-D cartoons, or extract their own DNA

Up to 74% Off Dance, Fitness, and Yoga Classes

Lyndhurst

$75 $29

Students learn new skills and get in shape during dance, fitness, and yoga classes offered for various experience levels and ages

Up to 79% Off Membership at VIP Fitness Studio

Lyndhurst

$45 $15

An intimate gym offers a full flight of cardio and weight-lifting equipment, with expert supervision, boxing area, and all-natural juice bar

85% Off at BFF Fitness Boot Camp

Nutley

$197 $29.99

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Matted floors cushion joints during challenging morning workouts held Monday–Friday in an expansive gym

50% Off

Nutley

$150 $75

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Robert Earl Keen – Up to 58% Off

The Wellmont Theater

$41.25 $17.50

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Legendary Texas singer-songwriter charms audiences with Americana tunes laden with rich storytelling and whimsy

Up to 81% Off at Boot Camp Classes

Montclair

$120 $29

U.S. Army sergeant major Michael Johnson motivates students to get in shape during intense, fast-paced boot camp classes

Up to 77% Off Dance Classes

Montclair

$165 $49

Ballet, modern, jazz,hip-hop and other style classes engage adult students with movement and full-body exercises

Up to 56% Off Group Fitness Classes

Montclair

$80 $40

Classes include yoga, Zumba, and the latest group fitness crazes

Up to 75% Off Yoga Classes at Yoga Montclair

Montclair

$80 $29

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Yogis of all levels bend, balance, and breathe deeply during Hatha yoga classes led by Yoga Alliance–certified teachers

Up to 76% Off Barefoot Group Training

Montclair

$82 $29

Barefoot training sessions led by exercise kinesiologists emphasize balance, reaction, awareness, and quickness

Up to 77% Off Classes at Aquarian Yoga Center

Montclair

$150 $35

Students practice kundalini-style yoga stretches and breathing sequences to lengthen muscles and improve circulation

Up to 64% Off Tai Chi Classes

Multiple Locations

$50 $19

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

StrangeDog Theatre Company – $10 for Sketch Comedy

Tierney's Tavern

$20 $10

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A cast of three comics blends sketch scenes with improv to portray characters such as the anchors of the Unprofessional News Network

Up to 75% Off Baseball Day Camp

Roseland

$265 $75

Kids learn fundamental baseball and sportsmanship skills during four-day instructional camps for ages 5–8 and 8–13

Up to 71% Off Zumba at Feel Good Fitness

Roselle

$60 $25

Latin rhythms and international dance moves help students shimmy and shake their way toward fitness

Up to 71% Off Boot Camp or Personal Training

Roseland

$160 $59

A 24-hour facility hosts butt-busting boot-camp classes and customized personal-training sessions to help exercisers get in shape

Up to 81% Off Lessons at Complete Martial Arts

Roseland

$129 $29

Students master the disciplines of a variety of martial arts, including the ancient Korean fighting art of tae kwon do

45% Off Fitness Classes

Kenilworth

$99 $54

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  • For $19, you get four admissions (up to a $32 value) and four skate rentals (a $14 value; up to a $46 total value).
  • For $37, you get a party package for up to eight kids, including skate rental, a large one-topping pizza, two pitchers of soda, and four game tokens per child (a $75 value).

7th Ave & Clifton Ave.
Newark,
NJ
US

As an actress, model, and recording artist, Caprice Burrell is no stranger to the spotlight. But it's as a fitness instructor and CEO at Alter Ego Pole Fitness & Wellness Studio where she truly gets to shine. Burrell's positive attitude fosters a supportive, nonjudgmental environment in which women can confidently unleash their inner vixen. In addition to a range of ladies-only pole-dancing lessons, the posh studio hosts ab-toning and Zumba sessions, along with special events and parties where revelers celebrate birthdays, weddings, or pole-welding certifications with sweets and champagne.

197 Market St
Newark,
NJ
US

Established in 1909, the Newark Museum gradually expanded from its two-room origins to the bountiful 80 galleries of today, with a campus comprising a one-room schoolhouse, sculpture garden, and planetarium, in addition to the main museum. Traipse through one of the many ongoing exhibits such as The Glitter and The Gold: Jewelry from the Newark Museum, which displays a glinting anthology of jewelry from the early 1700s to the present, including the "Butterfly Lady" brooch from Newark’s historic jewelry industry and a collection of colonial Rolexes. The impressively curated Tibetan Collection brings to life the Himalayan territory through exhibits such as the 15 biographical, narrative paintings of Tsongkhapa–The Life of a Tibetan Visionary, and Pots of Silver and Gold, replete with traditional Tibetan motifs of lotus buds and dragons.

49 Washington St
Newark,
NJ
US

Fittingly located in Newark’s Ironbound section, A Fit Above Fitness Center invites members to pump iron amid top-notch equipment from Hammer Strength and Life Fitness. Members use the boxing center’s heavyweight bags to practice jabs, or join TRX, yoga, and boot-camp classes to hone their physiques. After the workout, members can hit the sauna and grab a smoothie at the juice bar before heading up to the rooftop tanning beds, where they can add a sun-kissed glow to newly bulging muscles.

290 Chestnut St
Newark,
NJ
US

Recently opened after a complete renovation, CityPlex12 Newark fills its 12 screens with a schedule of first-run Hollywood hits. High-backed rocker chairs make up the stadium seating, while 4K digital projection allows audiences to see each and every molecule that form their favorite star’s face. The centerpiece of the complex is its Shaq*DX theater, equipped with a towering 47-foot screen and Dolby Digital 7.1 surround sound.

360 Springfield Ave
Newark,
NJ
US

Lincoln Cinemas's five screens host a range of Hollywood hits, including popular blockbusters as well as 3-D features. The movie house also keeps the concession bar stocked with fresh popcorn and other light bites such as hot dogs and nachos, all of which can be washed down with soda, coffee, or laughter.

838 Kearny Ave
Kearny,
NJ
US

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