Things To Do In Providence

50% Off a Haunted-History Walking Tour

Downtown Providence

$50 $25

A two-hour walking tour covers most haunted areas and allows guests to conduct their own paranormal investigation

Up to 30% Off One-Man Comedy

Trinity Rep's Chace Theater

$49 $35

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Steve Solomon’s one-man show introduces audiences to his unusual family through spot-on accents and affectionate impersonations

Up to Half Off Urban Dare Adventure Race for Two

Downtown Providence

$90 $45

Fast-paced competition challenges teams of two with trivia, photo hunts, and mental and physical challenges

Up to 54% Off Golf Lessons

Mount Pleasant

$300 $149

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Players hone swings, short game, and course strategy under tutelage of PGA member and Rhode Island PGA Teacher of the Year Bob Tramonti

50% Off Flute or Piano Lessons

Mt. Hope

$44 $22

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Up to 67% Off Kids' Karate Class

Providence

$89 $29

Kids learn focus and discipline in karate classes taught by enthusiastic instructors

Up to 50% Off at Providence Indoor Paintball, LLC

South Elmwood

$64 $32

An indoor paintball facility outfitted with inflatable obstacles and lights for night play hosts recreation- or tournament-style matches

Up to 60% Unlimited Dance & Fitness Classes at Krissy's Studio

Providence

$100 $39.99

Fitness studio motivates patrons to bust-a-move in dance and fitness classes, including Zumba, Brazilian Booty and CHAIR

50% Off of Private Pilates Equipment Sessions

College Hill

$150 $75

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49% Off

East Side

$75 $38

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Up to 78% Off Personal or Group Training

Blackstone

$131 $29

Two to four exercisers gather in custom small-group personal training; nutrition tips and results reports supplement one-on-one sessions

50% Off The New England Family Fun Festival

Downtown Providence

$38 $19

The show is designed to delight families during school-vacation week; kids can explore rides, bounce houses, cultural dance, and karate

Providence Bruins—Up to 55% Off Hockey Game

Dunkin' Donuts Center

$38 $17

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The AHL's top team during last year's regular season pursue similar success during lively home games at Dunkin' Donuts Center

Up to 69% Off at Providence Segway Tours for 2 or 4

Providence

$78 $29

Riders coast through districts such as College Hill, Down City, and Capitol Hill during lively, engaging segway tours

Up to 54% Off Fitness Classes at Fitt 101 CrossFit East Providence

CrossFit East Providence

$90 $45

Exercisers perform cross-training or kickboxing workouts led by instructors or use the gym's equipment to create their own challenge

Up to 50% Off The Original Wedding Expo Tickets

Multiple Locations

$24 $12

Wedding expo unites future newlyweds with 65+ bridal merchants presenting gowns, photographers, florists, and bakers

77% Off at Ocean State CrossFit

Multiple Locations

$215 $49

Intense 45-minute workouts prep students for all physical activities through a mix of functional-movement exercises and equipment

Up to 70% Off at Rondeau’s Kickboxing

Multiple Locations

$90 $30

Classes such as fitness kickboxing, YogaBox, or mixed martial arts, with optional one-on-one time with a certified trainer

54% Off

Johnston

$50 $23

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Up to 82% Off Martial Arts or Birthday Party

Multiple Locations

$165 $39

Students learn not just techniques for self-defense, but also core lessons about respect, discipline, and the power of a positive attitude

Up to 71% Off Salsa Classes

North Providence

$70 $35

Instructors lead students through the footwork and turns of New York–style salsa, harmonizing movements to percussion instruments

Up to 56% Off at AMF Bowling Co.

Multiple Locations

$32 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Up to 79% Off at RePS Fitness

Cranston

$60 $15

Certified trainers motivate patrons to shed pounds and build muscle in interval, boot-camp, and Latin-dance-inspired fitness classes

Up to 85% Off Martial-Arts Classes or Party

Johnston

$165 $29

After completing the 10th class, each child receives a uniform; kids can participate in martial-arts-related activities during the party

50% Off Services

Cranston

$98 $49

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66% Off Yoga Classes

Cranston

$150 $59

10 yoga classes or four private sessions with studio owner helps relieve stress and improve flexibility and conditioning

Up to 51% Off at Legion Bowl & Billiards

Cranston

$41 $20

Classic duckpin bowling facility features 18 resurfaced lanes, traditional scoring projectors, tournament-sized pool tables, and live music

Up to 66% Off Cardio Kickboxing

Multiple Locations

$80 $29

Cardio kickboxing sessions help exercisers get in shape while learning basic self-defense techniques; taekwondo and karate classes available

Up to 72% Off at Sensei Fitness

Cranston

$97 $30

Certified personal trainer leads intense boot camp; classes focus on stretching & strengthening core muscles to help shred winter weight

Up to 60% Off at PE Fitness Studio

Pawtucket

$90 $39

Gain strength and burn calories at this boutique fitness studio with small group classes and one-on-one personal training

Up to 56% Off In-Studio Piano Lessons

Pawtucket

$30 $14.99

Lessons based in classical training for pianists of all ages and experience levels

50% Off

Pawtucket

$80 $40

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55% Off

Pawtucket

$135 $61

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Up to 75% Off Boxing Classes at Fight2Fitness

Pawtucket

$120 $39

Students work on their footwork and jabs stationed at rows of punching bags during group boxing classes

Up to 50% Off Burlesque Show

The House of Mood

$50 $25

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Burlesque performers take the House of Mood stage for a steamy cabaret show filled with dancing, singing, and pole work

50% Off Golf and Batting Cages

Seekonk

$40 $20

Family-fun center riles up guests of all ages with driving range, batting cages, and mini-golf course full of rocks, rivers, and waterfalls

Up to 75% Off CrossFit Classes

Seekonk

$200 $59

Instructors spur students through intense, ever-changing CrossFit workouts inside a facility stocked with different kinds of equipment

Up to 90% Off Gym Passes

Seekonk

$150 $15

Gym passes grant access to a multilevel facility outfitted with cardio and weight-training equipment and a yoga studio

Up to 50% Off Kayak or Canoe Rental

Multiple Locations

$25 $12.50

Riders gently maneuver through the waters of Lincoln Woods State Park in a two-person canoe, kayak, or tandem kayak

Up to 71% Off Dance Lessons at Studio One RI 

Lincoln

$170 $49

Couples discover their dance-floor chemistry while swaying, twirling, and laughing across this airy studio; youth learn graceful basics

Up to 61% Off Cardio Kickboxing at USA Karate

Lincoln

$30.60 $14.99

High-intensity classes with 10–25 pupils teach kickboxing tenets while torching calories

50% Off Services

Seekonk

$90 $45

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Up to 62% Off at Al Vallante Golf School

Harbor Lights

$100 $45

PGA professional helps students learn a proper swing that suits their body type, ability, and goals

Bring Your Own Improv – Up to 59% Off

Warwick Museum of Art

$14 $7

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Family-friendly show brings audience volunteers onstage to improvise alongside regular cast

Up to 70% Off 10 or 20 Yoga Classes

Warwick

$130 $39

Yoga classes for all experience levels, including gentle yoga for beginners and more advanced classes such as heated power flow yoga

55% Off Fitness Classes

Warwick

$109 $49

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Up to 51% Off at State of the Arts Karate and Wellness Center

Warwick

$50 $25

Instructors lead children and adults in kickboxing techniques, while also instilling values such as respect and self-confidence

Up to 75% Off Fitness Classes

Inside Unleashed

$75 $19

Kickboxing classes burn calories and tone muscles; intense boot-camp classes incorporate rope climbs and tractor tires

Up to 78% Off Boot Camp Classes at Tim's Complete Fitness

Unleashed

$70 $25

AFAA certified group exercise instructor Tim Bartlett helps classes tone bodies, burn calories, and discover their true fitness potential

Up to 62% Off Fitness Classes

Warwick

$50 $19

Fitness Adventure offers classes such as power yoga, cardio kickboxing, weight training, and outdoor boot camp

Up to 88% Off Dance Lesson Packages

Warwick

$125 $15

Cofounded by Fred Astaire, the studio trains students with a curriculum that breaks social dances down into easily combined components

Up to 54% Off Yoga Classes

Warwick

$60 $30

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Instructors guide students of all ability levels through standing and seated poses that increase strength and flexibility

Up to 80% Off Kickboxing Classes

Multiple Locations

$75 $19.99

Classes combine kickboxing exercises with high-intensity interval training to help clients burn calories and lose weight

Up to 61% Off Barre Fitness Classes

Rehoboth

$75 $35

Barre-based cardio, muscle-toning, and yoga exercises for groups of 18 students

Up to 56% Off Horseback-Riding Lessons

Rehoboth

$120 $55

During private lessons or two-rider couples lessons, seasoned equestrians help guests of all experience levels hone their riding skills

50% Off Horseback-Riding Lessons

Rehoboth

$50 $25

Instructors teach English or Western riding principles during private lessons on indoor and outdoor rings

Up to 66% Off Horseback-Riding Lessons

Scituate

$175 $69

Friendly steeds welcome riders to climb aboard for safe, supervised instruction and rides at a picturesque, tree-lined farm

Up to 63% Off at Twisted Triangle Yoga Studio

Smithfield

$130 $49

Instructors with passion for Vinyasa Power Flow and Ashtangi yoga teach 75-minute classes

45% Off Services

Smithfield

$89 $49

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Up to 74% Off at RI Fitness & Martial Arts

Smithfield

$125 $35

Students build strength and self-confidence in an array of fitness classes such as kickboxing and boot camp

Up to 52% Off Kickboxing Classes

Sullivan's USA Karate

$30 $15

Get in shape fast during Muay Thai kickboxing workouts suitable for all levels; open to Male and female students 14 years and older

Up to 55% Off Private Golf Lessons

Multiple Locations

$110 $55

Jimmy Bombard applies more than two decades of teaching experience to help golfers improve golf swings

Up to 57% Off a Rock-Climbing Class

Lincoln

$80 $39

Learn to boulder, traverse, top rope, and climb the setter's challenges

Up to 75% Off Boot Camp or Personal Training

Cumberland

$159 $39

Clients spend one month getting in shape with intensive boot-camp classes or personalized workout sessions with a trainer

Up to 51% Off at Kensho-Ryu Karate

Cumberland

$50 $25

Family-friendly dojo's black-belt senseis help students of all ages develop mental and physical discipline in introductory karate classes

Up to 83% Off Karate Classes

West Warwick

$120 $25

Senseis teach traditional Okinawan martial arts while keeping class sizes small for plenty of one-on-one instruction

Up to 70% Off at CrossFit Banana

West Warwick

$180 $59

Beginners ease into CrossFit with intro packages that include On Ramp classes where they learn the moves before tackling regular classes

50% Off Horseback-Riding Lessons

Attleboro

$40 $20

Experienced staff teaches English- or Western-style riding to anyone aged 4 and older

62% Off Dance Classes at The Dance Factory

Attleboro

$52 $19.99

Dance classes in ballet, jazz, tap, and other styles for children and teens, led by seasoned instructors

Up to 78% Off Paintball at BattlegroundZ

Attleboro

$120 $39

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Facemasks and chest protectors swaddle combatants as they clash in objective games in 10,000 sq. ft. indoor area

45% Off Animal Rental

Attleboro

$200 $110

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Up to 60% Off Fitness and Martial Arts Classes

East Greenwich

$50 $25

Shotokan Karate and Zumba The instructors will lead fun, energetic, calorie-blasting workouts

50% Off Wine Tasting and Logo Glasses at Leyden Farm & Winery

West Greenwich

$26 $13

Christmas-tree family farm offers crisp green-apple-infused white wine; watermelon blush wine; and smooth, complex merlot

50% Off Reiki and Intuitive Readings

Harrisville

$60 $30

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50%% Off Kayak Rental from Boating in Boston

Multiple Locations

$20 $10

Set amidst a serene natural backdrop, rental kayaks or paddleboards float on calm waters at five locations

44% Off Fitness Classes

Bristol

$50 $28

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50% Off Services

Bristol

$70 $35

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69% Off Drop-In Fitness Classes

Bristol

$96 $30

Barre, Yoga, and TRX classes give guests an array of options for getting into shape

44% Off Yoga Classes

Bristol

$50 $28

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A visit to the Museum of Natural History & Planetarium will take you on a journey to discover the world around you and beyond. Open since 1896, the museum houses natural history and cultural collections, from local sources and from around the world. Aside from the main exhibits and housing the state's only public planetarium, the museum features programs as well as scientific and cultural events aimed at children, adults, families, and scouts, thus living up to its reputation as "The People's University."

1000 Elmwood Ave
Providence,
RI
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Sunlight streams through stained-glass totems inside the spacious studio at Eyes of the World Yoga. In terms of class offerings, students can exhale the exertions of the day away with slow stretching sequences and rhythmic breathing implemented during mellow yoga. Likewise, semi-limber limbs can flow through the basics of posture and alignment during a fundamentals class, which, like a cannon strapped to a rocking horse, is aimed at all levels.

1 Park Row
Providence,
RI
US

With a variety of foreign and independent talkies, Cable Car Cinema & Cafe entertains all who venture into its newly refurbished interior. Film fanatics can experience Tony Stone's Out Of Our Minds, a 28-minute exploration of mythology, music, and imagery as conceived by musician Melissa Auf der Maur (formerly of Hole and the Smashing Pumpkins). Beijing Taxi is a documentary that explores perceptions of the metamorphic Chinese capital from the points of view of three taxi drivers, and Total Badass portrays Austin's underground scene, counter-culturally interpreted by local deviant Chad Holt.

204 S Main St
Providence,
RI
US

Ease into the day with a 6:45 a.m. Vinsyana yoga class with rising-sun salutations on Mondays or empower your prettiest part with a belly-dance class on Thursdays. Hula-hoop dance and urban hip-hop bring rhythm, grace, and choreography into any weekly routine or routine of salvaging dryer lint to stuff a spare mattress. New classes are added to The Spot's schedule about every six weeks, so fast learners can mix and match their five to master the fancy footwork of a wide array of dances (all classes must be redeemed within five weeks of attending the first session.)

286 Thayer Street
Providence,
RI
US

Added to the WaterFire Providence exhibit by sculptor Barnaby Evans in 2009, Starry, Starry Night is a luminous display of 100 blue star lamps suspended like ornaments on the trees in Memorial Park. Add to this effulgent exhibit of public art with your own blue lamp, which you can hang and to which you can attach a ribbon with a personalized wish, such as "world peace" or "Monkey, stop scratching me." Additionally, you'll place two Luminaria candle lanterns directly underneath your bluish beacon, each containing special dedication cards.

S. Main St.
Providence,
RI
US

Planet Fitness' massive, brightly colored edifice teems with aerobic, strength-training, tanning, and massage options, tailored to suit burgeoning buffs of all ages and abilities. A two-month Black Card membership (a $39.98 value) with enrollment fee included (a $99 value) offers exercisers a wide range of Planet's benefits, including access to an extensive fleet of cardio equipment, strength-training equipment, and free weights, which move unhindered by large machines or political censorship. Tan-seekers can bask in the unlimited artificial sunshine of the gym's tanning booths, and an army of shiatsu massage chairs stands at the ready, twiddling soothing robot thumbs and waiting to coax tension from tired tendons.

387 W Fountain St
Providence,
RI
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