Things To Do In North Kingstown

Up to 25% Off Shark-Cage-Diving Experience

Snappa Charters

South Kingstown

$250 $189

Divers sail out up to 50 mi. from shore before hopping into an anodized-aluminum-pipe cage for the chance to see blue and mako sharks

Half Off Standup Paddleboarding

Peter Pan Surfing Academy

Narragansett Pier

$90 $45

With board and wetsuit rental included, instructors teach groups how to balance and maneuver atop a stable but agile standup paddleboard

57% Off Paintball Outing

Warzone Paintball & Airsoft

North Kingstown

$80 $35

Players duke it out on a 30-acre woodland field designed by professional paintball players; contains a village and forts

Up to 50% Off Zombie-Themed 5K

Zombie Charge

Bison Brook Farm

$69 $39

Outrun zombies through a 5K with 8–12 obstacles, including climbing walls; afterward, unwind at a Survival Party with beer and live music

50% Off Surfing Lesson

Narragansett Surf & Skate Shop

Narragansett Pier

$60 $30

Boasting 90 percent success rate for rides within first hour of lessons, instructors teach surf fundamentals to riders of all levels

Up to 55% Off Bowling

Kingstown Bowl

North Kingstown

$55 $25

Automatic scoring systems record each roll, and complimentary bumpers and light balls cater to kids

Up to 56% Off Bowling Package

Old Mountain Lanes/Walnut Hill Bowl

Multiple Locations

$79.90 $35

Bowlers vie for strikes on brand-new synthetic lanes, taking breaks to sip from pitchers of beer or soda

Up to 75% Off Women's Boxing and Fitness Classes

Striking Beauties and Manfredo's Gym

Narragansett

$75 $19

Striking-Beauties is offering women's only boxing classes inside Manfredo's Gym, where co-ed classes are also available

Up to 78% Off at Inferno Kickboxing

Inferno Kickboxing

Exeter

$190 $49

Students burn calories, bolster their strength, and improve their fitness levels through high-impact kickboxing classes

80% Off Martial-Arts Classes

Just Train

North Kingstown

$125 $25

Seasoned instructors lead students through high-impact kickboxing or martial-arts classes that boost confidence and fitness levels

45% Off Services

Rhode Island Soccer School

Narragansett

$40 $22

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

44% Off Baseball - Recreational

Bomb Squad Baseball Company

Wakefield-Peacedale

$25 $14

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

Up to 55% Off Kids' Dance Lessons

Jean DeLuca Dance Studio

Multiple Locations

$100 $50

Children as young as 2 years old learn the basics of dance

SuperDogs: "Wild, Wild, Woof" – Up to $20 Off

SuperDogs: "Wild, Wild, Woof"

Thomas M. Ryan Center

$38 $28

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The expertly trained SuperDogs dazzle with tricks, comedy, and line-dancing; appearance by The Olate Dogs, winners of America's Got Talent

Up to 52% Off Kayak Rental in Narragansett

Narrow River Kayaks

Narragansett

$56 $27

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Boaters paddle around the Pettaquamscutt Watershed area, spotting wildlife, varied terrain & natural splendor

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The land surrounding the Narrow River is a prime example of Rhode Island's varied natural splendor, which includes sandy beaches, lush forests, green fields, marshland, and sand banks. Narrow River Kayaks puts it all within reach, equipping locals and visitors with a variety of vessels, including canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards.

Once boated up, you can paddle your way across the Pettaquamscutt Watershed area for a relaxed day of fishing, picnicking, spotting wildlife, or making kissy faces at your own reflection in the river. With outdoor showers, changing tents, and portable restrooms onsite, Narrow River Kayaks assures aquatic adventurers a comfortable time in the great outdoors. The shop also sells new and used kayaks, and can set up all boaters with items such as dry bags, waterproof containers, and personal flotation devices for jaunts past the John H. Chafee Wildlife Refuge and the Kettle Ponds.

2 State Street
Narragansett,
RI
US

After a few rounds of spirited swinging, golfers can cluster around Pinecrest’s full bar to select from a bevy of beverages and discuss whether crocodiles could survive in Rhode Island waterways (costs not covered by today’s Groupon). As this nine-hole course plays fast, carts are not necessary and not included in today’s deal, though they are available for an extra fee.

25 Pinecrest Road
Richmond,
RI
US

Before helming Paddle Board RI, John Andel was working as an IT consultant, itching to hop onto his board as the hours crept by each day. An erstwhile surfer, scuba diver, and spear fisher, John had encountered standup paddleboarding while visiting Costa Rica and fell in love with the aquatic pastime faster than two cupids in an archer's duel. "You get a whole different perspective,” he says of standing up on the board. “Sometimes you can see 20 feet down into the water.”

Drawn to the sport’s flexibility, John has engineered a diverse selection of tours, including the full-moon paddle, the business’s most popular tour, which takes groups out on quiet waters to gaze up at the glowing orb and stake out real estate for the moon colonies of the future. Another tour, the Tuckered Dog, invites pooches to hop on board with their owners at a dog-friendly pond. Paddle Board RI also offers classes from introductory lessons to less traditional options, such as paddleboard yoga taught by a certified yoga instructor, meditative sunrise sessions, and muscle-sculpting workout classes.

Although his business has taken off, Andel still leads the vast majority of the tours: at the heart of the venture still beats his own passion for being out on the water and sharing his love of paddleboarding with others. “We’re not just a rental company,” he says. “We’re about enjoying the water.”

16 Community Drive
South Kingstown,
RI
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The Rhode Island Duckpin Bowlers Association strives to keep its namesake sport alive by hosting duckpin-bowling tournaments at six local alleys. The game cropped up in a Baltimore bowling alley in the summer of 1900, when most ten-pin alleys were closed for warm months to avoid excessive sweating in rental shoes. But at Diamond Alleys, athletes hurled balls through the heat but opted for 6-inch spheres and pins of a diminutive stature. After observing pins that scattered like a flock of ducks, the owners of the lanes dubbed the modified game duckpin bowling. Besides granting players three rolls per turn, duckpin bowling adhered to all traditional rules and grew in popularity until it peaked in 1967, the year inertia was exposed as a myth. Today, the Rhode Island Duckpin Bowlers Association keeps the pastime alive at spots including the Bowling Academy, a historical gem in its own right as the test site of the first automatic duckpin pinsetters.

7565 Post Road
North Kingstown,
RI
US

Accredited by the National Surf Schools & Instructors Association, Peter Pan Surfing Academy helps beachgoers wade into the world of surfing and standup paddleboarding. Seven days a week throughout the year, instructors equip both children and adults with wetsuit rentals and a wide selection of hard, soft, epoxy, fiberglass surfboards. The company also holds surf and skimboard camps for intensive study.

74 Narragansett Avenue
Narragansett,
RI
US

Seven days a week, fifty-two weeks a year, the Boss Ice Arena opens its doors to college athletic teams, amateur ice skaters, and budding hockey enthusiasts. Operated in conjunction with the University of Rhode Island, the facility hosts the university’s men’s and women’s hockey games, as well as intramural sports, public skating sessions, and hockey-centric camps and clinics for youngsters aged 6 to 18. The arena also features an ice-skating instructional program for both children and adults, public hockey sessions, and caters to events such as birthday parties. On game days, up to 2,500 fans fill the arena with a deafening howls and as they cheer on their nationally ranked teams, and on non-game days, non-professional skaters practice their elaborate post-goal dances before stopping into the on-site pro shop to stock up on gear or pet the store’s mascot, Jack the dog.

1 Keaney Rd.
Kingstown,
RI
US