Things To Do in Ohio


"Orchids After Dark" at Cleveland Botanical Garden on Wednesday Nights from 5-9 p.m. (Up to 55% Off)

Cleveland Botanical Garden

Cleveland Botanical Garden

Tickets to Cleveland Botanical Garden’s “Orchids After Dark” event, running Wednesday evenings until 9 p.m.

$22 $11

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Magic! at Bogart's on Thursday, March 12, at 8 p.m. (Up to 53% Off)

Magic!

Bogart's

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Canadian pop-rock & reggae-fusion band behind the single “Rude” deliver a breezy set; Elementree Livity Project and Alabama Capital opens

$32.80 $16

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Short-Track Racing Experience or Ride-Along at Rusty Wallace Racing Experience (Up to 55% Off)

Rusty Wallace Racing Experience

Sandusky Speedway

Professional drivers sate passengers’ need for speed in stock cars during exciting ride-alongs and racing experiences

$99 $49

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Rubber City Beatlefest featuring Joey Molland of Badfinger at Akron Civic Theatre on Friday, March 6, at 8 p.m.

Rubber City Beatlefest 2015

Akron Civic Theatre

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Joey Molland of Badfinger headlines three tribute acts, which join exhibits of Beatles photos and memorabilia

$31.80 $15

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$11 for a Dayton Demonz Hockey Game for Two at Hara Arena ($21 Value). 28 Games Available.

Dayton Demonz

Hara Arena

The Demonz look to defend last year’s championship run, an impressive feat that came in the club’s second year of existence

$21 $11

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Six or Eight 60-Minute Tai Chi Classes at Crooked River T'ai Chi Ch'uan Center (Up to 56% Off)

Crooked River T'ai Chi Ch'uan Center

Parma

Tai chi classes help adult students relax, gain flexibility, learn meditation, improve balance, and may even lower blood pressure

$60 $29

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Four-Week Youth Football-Skills Clinic for One or Two at The Pro Football Hall of Fame (Up to 51% Off)

Pro Football Hall of Fame

Pro Football Hall of Fame - Football Clinics

Football skills clinic teaches kids the core offensive and defensive tenets of the game, as well as important elements of its history

$80 $40

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5 or 10 Group Fitness Classes at Eos Whole Fitness (Up to 54% Off)

Eos Whole Fitness

The Calvin Center for the Arts

Chair yoga helps those who can’t get on and off the mat easily; Zumba torches calories or keeps kids active; hot yoga releases toxins

$35 $17

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Half-Day or Full-Day BYOB Fishing Charter for Up to Six at Fishin' Boat Charter (Up to 49% Off)

Fishin' Boat Charter

Lorain

Captain walt morris hooks his guests up with all the gear and bait, and takes them to the most plentiful fishing locations on the lake

$795 $405

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Kids’ Farm-and-Horse Camp at Gallop Again (51% Off)

Gallop Again (OLD)

Royal Oaks Stables

Stable that specializes in the rescue and rehab of neglected horses leads kids’ camp sessions with rides, crafts, and activities

$65 $32

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5 or 10 Group Training Sessions from Jason Reid at Springfield Health & Fitness Center (Up to 80% Off)

Jason Reid at Springfield Health & Fitness Center

Springfield Health and Fitness Center

Trainer Jason Reid pushes clients toward their fitness goals in a supportive group environment

$300 $85

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Weigh-In, Consultation, and Custom Meal Plan with Optional 30-Day Gym Access at MVP Dance Fit (Up to 58% Off)

MVP Dance Fit

Kettering

Slim down with help from a diet adviser and access to a women-only cardio fitness facility

$45 $19

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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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$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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Steely Dan with Special Guest Elvis Costello & The Imposters at Blossom Music Center on July 28 (Up to 23% Off)

Steely Dan with Special Guest Elvis Costello & The Imposters

Blossom Music Center

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Rock legends behind seven platinum albums, including the groundbreaking Aja, go on tour with special guest Elvis Costello & The Imposters

$46 $35.50

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Ice Skating with Skate Rental for Two or Four, or Eight Weeks of Lessons at C.E. Orr Ice Arena (Up to 53% Off)

C.E. Orr Ice Arena

Euclid

High school regulation-sized rink hosts open skating sessions throughout the week as well as lessons for inexperienced skaters

$15 $7.50

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15-Minute or 30-Minute Hands-On Helicopter Tour at Higher Ground Helicopters (Up to 43% Off)

Higher Ground Helicopters

Middletown

Students have the opportunity to take control of the flight during 15- or 30-minute tours that include a video to take home

$175 $99

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Self-Guided Museum Tour for Two, Four, or Six at Mansfield Reformatory Preservation Society (Up to 63% Off)

Mansfield Reformatory Preservation Society

Mansfield Reformatory Preservation Society

Explore the 19th-century building where “The Shawshank Redemption” was filmed at your own pace

$18 $10

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$89 for an 18-Hole Round of Golf for Two with Cart at Longaberger Golf Course ($158 Value)

Longaberger Golf Course

Hanover

Arthur Hills-designed course that incorporates the area’s natural landscape to showcase the region’s beauty

$158 $89

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Six or Nine K.I.S.S. Swim Program lessons, taught by an K.I.S.S. Swim Infant Aquatics instructor (50% Off)

K.I.S.S. Swim Program

Brooklyn Rec Center

Private lessons for infants, toddlers, kids, or adults focus on survival and safety swimming utilizing the swim-float-swim technique

$110 $55

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One or Two Private Dance Lessons, One Group Class, and One Practice Party at Alpha Dance Studio (Up to 62% Off)

Alpha Dance Studio

Alpha Dance Studio

Private lessons are tailored to individual needs while partners rotate around in group classes; a practice party lets you show off new moves

$122 $59

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Glass-Fusing Session with a 6-Inch Trinket Dish for One or Two at Busy Beaver Arts & Crafts (Up to 53% Off)

Busy Beaver Arts & Crafts

Busy Beaver Arts and Crafts

Artisans help students create a decorative trinket dish, which the staff fuses and fires in an onsite kiln

$52 $25

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18-Hole Round of Golf for Two with Cart Rental at Deer Pass Golf Course in Seville (Up to 55% Off)

Deer Pass Golf Club

Westfield

18-hole, par 71 course snakes across 6,012 yd. of rolling hills & memorable holes, including 155 yd. par 3 with island green

$58 $26

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Two or Four Admissions with Skate Rentals and Tokens at Skate America (Up to 65% Off)

Skate America - Fairfield OH

Fairfield

Pairs of two receive admission and skate rentals, while groups of four also get a large pizza

$23 $11

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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 Hour on the Indoor Driving Range for One or Two at Paul Tessler's Golf Learning Center (50% Off)

Paul Tessler's Golf Learning Center

Braceville

Practice your swing rain or shine on the indoor range complete with a video-screen golf-swing analyzer

$20 $10

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Two Hours of Bowling and Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at AMF Bowling Co. (Up to 51% Off)

AMF Bowling Co.

AMF Sportsman Lanes

More than 200 locations across the country offer two-hour bowling packages for groups of two, four, or six

$28.38 $17

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Tree Top Zipline Tour for Two or Four at Valley Zipline Tours (Up to 50% Off)

Valley Zipline Tours

Lancaster

A course speeds danglers through the air for more than 1 mi. along a series of ziplines, three of which stretch nearly 1,000 ft.

$160 $85

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Admission for Two, Four, or a Family of Four to Armstrong Air & Space Museum (Up to 58% Off)

Armstrong Air & Space Museum

Wapakoneta

Learn more about the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong, along with the stories of other famed Ohio space explorers

$16 $8

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$20 toward an 8 Week Self Defense Course ($45 Value)

The Kokoro Samurai

Huber Heights

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

$45 $20

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Wine-Education Experience with Cheese Plate for Two or Four at Good Vibes Winery (Up to 49% Off)

Good Vibes Winery

Westerville

Seated at the tasting bar or bistro tables, connoisseurs learn about wines while enjoying plates of cheese

$23 $12

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One or Three Months of Unlimited CrossFit 101 at CrossFit Future (Up to 61% Off)

CrossFit Future

East Columbus

Trainers discuss goals with clients and introduce adult students to CrossFit in beginner-friendly sessions

$100 $39

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Beginner's Candy-Making Class for One or Two at Cake Decor LLC (Up to 54%Off)

Cake Decor LLC

South Columbus

Up to eight students use provided molds, melting chocolate, and filling to make candy that they get to take home

$25 $12

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5 or 10 Yoga Classes at Fred Astaire Dance Studio (Up to 50% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Forest Glen Estates

Yoga sessions enhance muscle tone and flexibility

$60 $30

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$20 for 30 Kickboxing and Fitness Classes from FIGHT2FITNESS ($299 Value)

FIGHT2FITNESS

Multiple Locations

30-class pass allows students of all ability levels to gain access to a variety of fitness and Kickboxing classes at various locations

$299 $20

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$24 for $59 Worth of Martial Arts — Kodiak Jiu Jitsu GF Team

Kodiak Jiu Jitsu

Delaware

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

$59 $24

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Five or Ten Kickboxing Classes with Gloves Included at Karam's Martial Arts (Up to 75% Off)

Karam's Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Punch, kick, and jab your way to fitness, reduce stress, and learn self-defense in 45-minute kickboxing classes at highly-ranked school

$171.50 $49

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$15 for a 90-Minute Cooking Class for Kids or Teens at Young Chefs Academy of Gahanna ($30 Value)

Young Chefs Academy of Gahanna

Gahanna

During 90-minute classes, instructors teach kids or teens recipes and basic techniques, and open their minds to new foods

$30 $15

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Private or Group Dance Lessons at Starz Ballroom (Up to 70% Off)

Starz Ballroom

Westlake

Dancers of all skill levels hone skills in private or group lessons, and showcase moves in dance parties with dancers of similar abilities.

$200 $59

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$16 for a Karts-Plus Pass and Unlimited Activities for One Person at Swings-N-Things Family Fun Park ($30.99 Value)

Swings-N-Things Family Fun Park

Swings-N-Things Family Fun Park

Park-goers enjoy unlimited loops around the go-kart track, as well as voyages on bumper boats, putts on the mini-golf course, and more

$30.99 $16

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Three Months of Unlimited Classes at TNT Midwest Martial Arts Inc. (81% Off)

TNT Midwest Martial Arts Inc.

TNT Midwest Martial Arts Inc.

Students embark on a journey that fosters self-discipline and respect

$410 $79

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$39 for Two Nights of Tent Camping for up to Four at Clay's Park Resort ($92.20 Value)

Clay's Park Resort

North Lawrence

When you camp, you get access to an adventure water park, mini golf, volleyball courts, a heated indoor pool, hot tub, and live music

$92.20 $39

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$75 for Basketball, Volleyball, or Wrestling Camp for Kids in Grades 3-8 at Courts 4 Sports ($150 Value)

Courts 4 Sports

Courts 4 Sports

Kids pick up skills in basketball, volleyball, or wrestling during fun and instructive four-day summer camps

$150 $75

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One-Day Play Pass, Teen Dance Night Entry, Summer Pass, or VIP Party at The Jump Yard (Up to 50% Off)

The Jump Yard

The Jump Yard

Toddlers through teens let loose at this play area with bounce houses, games, and teen dances as well as wi-fi and TVs for parents

$14 $7

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Home-Defense Course for Handgun Owners or Self-Defense Seminar at Inspired Shot (Up to 51% Off)

Inspired Shot

Inspired Shot

NRA–developed course teaches handgun owners how to protect their homes; seminar goes over safe strategies for avoiding dangerous situations

$100 $49

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$25 for $45 Worth of Horseback Riding — Watkins Quarter Horses

Watkins Quarter Horses

Canfield

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

$45 $25

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All-Day Paintball Outing for 2, 4, or 12 at Synergy Paintball in Grafton (Up to 55% Off)

Synergy Paintball

Synergy Paintball Challenge

35 acres dotted with multiple paintball fields offer themed play and capture the flag games in simulated jungle and fort fields

$114 $59

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18-Hole Round of Golf for Two or Four with Cart at Kent State University Golf Course (Up to 52% Off)

Kent State University Golf Course

Kent

KSU’s course is approachable for golfers of all levels with open fairways, forgiving lies, and slick greens

$62 $31

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Bowling for Two or Six at Cloverleaf Lanes (Up to 63% Off). Three Options Available.

Cloverleaf Lanes

Independence

Pairs enjoy three games of bowling, while groups of six bowl for two hours with the option for food

$27 $10

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10 Martial-Arts Classes at U.S. Shuai Chiao Kung Fu Academy (Up to 63% Off)

U.S. Shuai Chiao Kung Fu Academy

Multiple Locations

Kung fu or shuai chiao classes for adults and students as young as 4 teach self-defense and discipline

$89 $35

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$39 for a BYOB Canvas-Painting Class for Two at Aprons-n-Easels ($70 Value)

Aprons-n-Easels

Hillard

Instructors provide step-by-step guidance and all necessary art materials as pairs create paintings, sip, and snack

$70 $39

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Four-Week Adult or Junior Golf Program at Greg Jones Golf Academy (Up to 45% Off)

The Greg Jones Golf Academy

Sharon

Adult and junior golf programs at The Golf Improvement Center with professional instructor whose experience spans more than two decades

$200 $110

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Painting Class for 1, 2, 4, 10, or 20 at Bar Art Class (Up to 75% Off)

Bar Art Party

Magic City Plaza

Full evening of art begins with a step-by-step painting session in the bar

$70 $25

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African Safari Wildlife Park Visit for One or Four (Up to 73% Off). Three Options Available.

African Safari Wildlife Park

Danbury

Visitors in cars can offer food to freely roaming African species such as bison, elk, zebra, giraffes, and camels

$84.95 $50

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Pat Benatar & Neil Gieraldo on April 28 at 8 p.m. (Up to 37% Off)

Pat Benatar

Secrest Auditorium

Grammy-winning rock legends unleash hits such as “Love Is a Battlefield”

$45.93 $29

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$99 for Three Horseback-Riding Lessons at Tiara ($225 Value)

Tiara Arabians

Troy

Faculty that’s been training for 25 years teaches students English, Western, Hunter, and Halter styles of riding, plus grooming

$225 $99

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10 or 20 Youth or Adult Fitness Classes at Team 2 Sweat by The Pack LLC (Up to 80% Off)

Team 2 Sweat by The Pack LLC

Trotwood

Instructors harness 16 exercise stations and cardio, boxing, and self-defense workouts to help students aged 10 and older get in shape

$120 $25

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Three Personal Training Sessions with Diet and Weight-Loss Consultation from Focus Fitness by Miranda (65% Off)

Focus Fitness By Miranda

Centerville

From the merchant: Resolutions are promises you make that usually aren’t kept. We offer accountability & attention you need to get results

$350 $122

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Three or Five Latin or Ballroom Dance Classes at WHYM Dance (50% Off)

WHYM Dance

Solon

Group Latin and ballroom dance classes give students a way to pursue a healthier lifestyle while also meeting new friends

$30 $15

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Martial Arts Classes at Jeff Ellis' International Karate Centers (Up to 80% Off)

Jeff Ellis' International Karate Centers

Multiple Locations

Instructors guide students of all age levels through colored belt ranks, each rank defined by new techniques and martial challenges

$140 $29

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All-Day Paintball Admission for 6, 12, or 20 People with Gear Rental at TPA Paintball (Up to 84% Off)

TPA Paintball

Alliance

Friends try to splat each other with paintballs and achieve objectives during organized, refereed games

$150 $30

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Fit-Natics by Angie (Up to 83% Off)

Fit-Natics

Fit-Natics by Angie

Exercisers sweat to a selection of Zumba classes that blend Latin rhythms with cardio exercise or find their groove in dance or yoga classes

$150 $29

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$39 for One Month of Kids' Karate Classes at Willoughby Martial Arts Academy ($79 Value)

Willoughby Martial Arts Academy

Willoughby

Kids as young as 4 learn how to kick and strike during karate classes that encourage them while building skills and self-esteeem

$79 $39

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Rock-Climbing Package for Family of Six or Package for Two with Intro Lesson at Kendall Cliffs (Up to 76% Off)

Kendall Cliffs

Boston

Climbers practice skills learned during intro classes in 7,000-sq.-ft. indoor enclave designed by Nicros with varying difficulty

$376 $90

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10 or 20 Boot-Camp Sessions at Dynamic Performance (Up to 81% Off)

Dynamic Performance

Multiple Locations

Trainers lead boot camps through an ever-changing cycle of exercises

$120 $24

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3-Lap Ride-Along or 10- or 15-Lap Driving Session with Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience (Up to 55% Off)

Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience

Atomic Speedway

Ride along with a dirt-track driver or take the wheel for a 10- or 15-lap experience in a Dirt Late Model car

$129 $64

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10 or 20 CrossFit Classes, or One Month of Unlimited Classes, at Advanced Performance Crossfit (Up to 84% Off)

Advanced Performance Fitness & CrossFit

Advanced Performance Fitness

CrossFit program builds stamina and endurance with foundational movements such as deadlifts, shoulder presses, and overhead squats

$150 $29

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Dance and Martial Arts Classes at Avon Dance and Martial Arts (Up to 61% Off)

Avon Dance And Martial Arts

Avon

Instructors lead students through dance or martial arts classes for all skill levels

$66 $29

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Three Games of Bowling for Two or Six with Shoe Rentals and Option for Soda at Yorktown Lanes (Up to 75% Off)

Yorktown Lanes

Parma Heights

Expansive facility with 40 lanes, automated scoring, and a full-service bar

$31.50 $12

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Standup Show for Two with One Appetizer at Funny Bone Comedy Club Through March 28 (Up to 50% Off)

Funny Bone Comedy Club

Funny Bone Comedy Club

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National comedy-club chain hosts headlining comics up to five nights a week; adjoining seafood restaurant serves Creole-inspired appetizers

$39.99 $20

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$214 for $475 Groupon — Strike Zone Sports Training

Strike Zone Sports Training, Llc

Northwood

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

$475 $214

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Admission Pass for Two or Four or 12-Month Individual or Single-Household Membership to Kentucky Gateway Museum Center (70% Off)

Kentucky Gateway Museum Center

Kentucky Gateway Museum Center

A trio of museums offers a miniature collection of homes, people, and artwork; a research library; and more than 4,000 artifacts

$20 $6

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15 Classes from Fit for Hope (65% Off)

Fit For Hope

Rocky River

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

$210 $74

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$255 for Ultimate Flight Package with Flying Lessons and Logbook at Champion City Aviation ($500 Value)

Champion City Aviation

Multiple Locations

Put ground-school education into action during 2.5 hours of flight time while taking off, flying, and landing the plane beside an instructor

$500 $255

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$255 for Ultimate Flight Package with Flying Lessons and Logbook at Champion City Aviation ($500 Value)

Champion City Aviation

Multiple Locations

Put ground-school education into action during 2.5 hours of flight time while taking off, flying, and landing the plane beside an instructor

$500 $255

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All-Day Paintball Package with Equipment Rental for Up to 4, 6, or 12 at Paintball International (Up to 85% Off)

Paintball International

Multiple Locations

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

$120 $19

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8 or 12 Group Training Boot-Camp Classes at Cleveland Fitness Revolution (Up to 80% Off)

Cleveland Fitness Revolution

Cleveland Fitness Boot Camp

Certified personal trainers whip clients of all fitness levels into shape with intense interval training and circuit strength training

$159 $32

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5 or 25 Beginner-Level Boxing Classes at The Punch House (Up to 87% Off)

The Punch House

Multiple Locations

Nationally certified and ranked coaches who have trained NFL players and UFC pros lead muscle-toning boxing workouts

$500 $65

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Two Go-Kart Races or Go-Kart Driving School with Rental Gear at Whiteland Raceway Park (Up to 50% Off)

Whiteland Raceway Park

Whiteland

Birel N 35-X karts whip riders around the track; the driving school offers basic training and track time

$24 $13

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Old Blue Eyes casts his piercing gaze across the red-walled dining room as the opening strains of ?Strangers in the Night? drift into the ears of diners seated at tables dressed in white linens. The aura of a refined 1960s club permeates every nook and cranny of Trattoria Roma, thanks in part to the assortment of framed Sinatra records and photos displayed behind the bar and the ever-present Rat Pack tunes playing throughout the day. Since its opening 25 years ago, the eatery's owners have fostered a cozy-yet-refined atmosphere bolstered by authentic Roman cuisine forged from local ingredients. This tradition continued when veteran employee Shawn Mason took over the restaurant?s reigns from the original owners. Though he brought his own brand of hospitality to the mix, he made sure to uphold the kitchen?s tradition of high culinary standards. These standards have allowed the restaurant stay successful through the decades, now celebrating its 25th anniversary. As Shawn cheerfully chats with regulars scattered throughout the dining room and at the bar, his partner, chef Matthew Prokopchak, can be found architecting Italian eats with his crew in the kitchen. Having grown up learning the conventions of Italian cooking from his mother and aunts, chef Matthew integrates some of his family?s recipes into the menu, imbuing his dishes with a sense of history and tradition. He assembles his arsenal of fresh produce ?from lush tomatoes to fragrant basil? from local farms. While the menu remains largely unchanged throughout the year, each night the friendly service staff sidles up to tables to detail the day's seasonal specials via verbal recitations or interpretive dances. Amid the dining room?s ruby walls, a series of Orfeo Tamburi lithographs depicting post-WWII Rome??reportedly the only complete Tamburi collection in the United States??hang in elegant frames. The d?cor works in concert with the savory wafts of garlic emanating from the bustling kitchen to evoke a vintage Italian atmosphere.
1447 Grandview Ave
Columbus,
OH
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The orchid has long been associated with opulence and sensuality, and now you can experience these flowers' alluring mystique after dark, cocktail in hand. Every Wednesday evening throughout Orchid Mania Garden, guests can stay among the thousands of blooming orchids until 9 pm. Enjoy a featured cocktail available for purchase from the Garden Cafe as the spectacular orchid show takes on a whole new life. To most, the garden featured in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is purely make-believe. But not to people who've smelled the chocolate-scented varietals blooming among hidden trails and a climbable tree house at the Hershey Children's Garden. This sweet-smelling garden is just one of the Cleveland Botanical Garden's 20 gardens, which encompass everything from 3,500 herb plants to lotuses and water lilies floating atop a 74-foot-long reflecting pool. Vibrant hydrangeas complement sculptures in an art garden, while the Guren Art Gallery's ever-changing exhibits spotlight new work inspired by botany and the power of pruning shears. Shaded boardwalks and winding trails connect all these visual splendors, eventually leading visitors to the Eleanor Armstrong Smith Glasshouse. Divided into a Madagascar desert and a Costa Rican rainforest, the glasshouse showcases 50 types of butterflies, birds, reptiles, and amphibians, plus 350 exotic plants, including a colossal strangler fig. Experts shine a light on such specimens during botanical lectures, which are one of many educational programs the garden offers, ranging from gardening symposiums to kids' science classes.
11030 East Blvd.
Cleveland,
OH
US
Property Location The Garfield Suites Hotel is in the heart of Cincinnati, walking distance from Aronoff Center for the Arts and Contemporary Arts Center. This hotel is within close proximity of Fountain Square and Duke Energy Convention Center. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 152 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers and stovetops. Your pillowtop bed comes with cotton sheets. Windows open for fresh air and city views. 42-inch flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a health club, or other amenities including concierge services and gift shops/newsstands. Additional amenities include wedding services and a television in the lobby. Guests can catch a ride on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 1 mi. Dining Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Meet other guests and eat at the complimentary manager's reception, held at late afternoon on Wednesdays. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily for a fee. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and business services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a ballroom, banquet facilities, and exhibit space. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge, and self parking is available onsite.
2 Garfield Pl
Cincinnati,
OH
US
Hershey Theatre The Hershey Theatre, conceived in 1933 by noted philanthropist and chocolatier Milton S. Hershey, stands as an opulent tribute to the performing arts. Taking architectural cues from Saint Mark’s Basilica in Venice, the foyer’s towering arches gleam with golden paint and crystal chandeliers. The blue-and-gold mosaic that leads to the main seating area is the masterwork of two German artists who spent two years on its construction. Once inside the theater, audiences might think they’ve stepped onto the streets of Venice thanks to the atmospheric ceiling, stonework facades, and gondoliers paddling them to their seats. ####Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Music has permeated the 800 manicured acres where the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts has stood since 1969, when farmer Max Yasgur agreed to let love, peace, and harmony grow wild at the very first Woodstock festival. These days, the renowned outdoor venue and cultural center continues to attract the biggest acts in music to its pavilion stage. The open-air design ensures ample ventilation on the natural sloping lawn, and a roof protects up to 15,000 fans from inclement weather and the prying eyes of Cessna pilots.
2 Hippo Way
Toledo,
OH
US
Amid the uncertainty and complex nature of the aviation industry in the early 2000s, Denise and Mike decided to buck opposition and follow their dreams. The husband-and-wife team kept their dream relatively simple: move to northeast Ohio, secure season tickets for the Indians and Browns, and open up the world of flight to others. They soon took Mike's 35 years experience as an entrepreneur and Denise's time as a commercial pilot and turned it into American Winds Flight Academy. Today, their flight academy preps prospective pilots with FAA-approved ground courses and hands-on instruction in their fleet of Piper and Cessna airplanes and accommodating pterodactyls. The duo's 15-plus flight-training courses and fast-track program include everything from advanced flight-simulator instruction to commercial-pilot certification. Dedicated to assisting veterans on their path to become commercial pilots, American Winds Flight Academy is one of 12 FAA-licensed (Part 141) flight schools in the state of Ohio.
1600 Triplett Blvd
Akron,
OH
US
On October 5, 1905, years of invention and failure culminated into history as Wilbur Wright took to the sky in a craft that soared through the air for 24 miles. More than a century later, just a few miles from the field over which it first flew, the 1905 Wright Flyer III—now designated a National Historic Landmark—spreads its wings at Carillon Historical Park, inspiring visitors with its tale of innovation, persistence, and progress, and the aptly named "Wilbur Wright: A Life of Consequence" exhibit. Nearby, the park's Heritage Center features the year-round Carousel of Dayton Innovation, which contains 31 figures, a 38-foot hand-painted mural illustrating the turn of events in the Wright Brothers flying exhibits, and rides for $1. As impressive as they are, the airplane and carousel are only a few of Carillon Historical Park’s myriad attractions. Named for the 151-foot-tall Deeds Carillon, whose 57 bells have been pealing since 1942, the campus spreads across 65 acres. Just south of downtown, 30 historical buildings, including the 28,000 sq.ft. Heritage Center of Dayton Manufacturing and Entrepreneurship, draw visitors into Dayton’s past and share in the park's devotion to history, heritage, and progress. Early settlement structures such as the Newcom Tavern—the oldest building still standing in Dayton—sit alongside other original buildings such as an 1815-era stone cottage. The park also includes replica buildings, such as the Deeds Barn and the Wright Cycle Shop, which recreate the birthplaces of the automobile self-starter and the airplane. The park’s transportation theme continues with an 1835 B&O steam locomotive and an interactive 1/8 scale railroad available to ride on select days for an extra fee and whose train cars carry passengers more effectively than 1/8 scale feet would. Nearby, the first Chevy S-10 truck minted by GM’s Moraine Plant in 1988 mingles with a fleet of vintage and classic autos. After admiring their hulls, visitors can swing by Culp’s Café—named and modeled after the eatery where widow and mother of six Charlotte Gilbert Culp served pies in the '30s and '40s—and order burgers or soda-fountain creations off a '40s-style menu. Before leaving, guests can peruse Wright brothers paraphernalia and items from the park’s 1930s letterpress printing shop at the museum store or sign up for educational programming that teaches lost arts such as candle dipping and butter churning.
1000 Carillon Blvd
Dayton,
OH
US
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