Activities in Rhode Island


One or Three Months of Fitness Classes and Unlimited Gym Access at Evolutionary Sports (Up to 56% Off)

Evolutionary Sports

Warwick

Full schedules of group fitness classes include karate, cross training, kickboxing, and more

$100 $45

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Five or Ten Kickboxing Classes with Personal-Training Session and Boxing Gloves at AtomicKickboxing.com (Up to 91% Off)

Atomic Kickboxing

Cranston

Shed fat, tone the body, relieve stress, and learn effective self-defense techniques through fitness-centric kickboxing classes

$301 $28

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"50 Shades of Burlesque Cabaret Show" at The House of Mood on Saturday, February 7 at 8:30 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

"50 Shades of Burlesque Cabaret Show"

The House of Mood

Live_logo

“50 Shades”–themed burlesque show turns up the kink factor with black leather, loose-knit mesh, and ladder stockings

$50 $25

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5 or 10 Drop-In Fitness Classes with T-Shirt at Rondeau's Kickboxing (Up to 82% Off)

Rondeau's Kickboxing

Multiple Locations

Classes such as yoga and fitness kickboxing, which focuses on real boxing moves while working the abs

$95 $18

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One or Three Months of Adult or Children's Jiu Jitsu Classes at Yang Ki Yin School of Jiu Jitsu (Up to 61% Off)

Yang Ki Yin School of Jiu Jitsu

Coventry

Students develop self-defense skills and discipline in adult or kids' Jiu Jitsu classes at Rhode Island's oldest martial-arts school

$75 $35

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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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Two SNE Golf Expo Tickets with Two Free Rounds and Optional Greater Rhode Island Season Pass (Up to 44% Off)

Southern New England Golf Expo

Twin Rivers Casino

More than 110 vendors showcase the golf industry’s top brands of clubs, gear, and accessories during two-day event

$88.95 $50

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One or Two Months of Traditional Okinawan Karate Classes at ShoDan Karate (Up to 83% Off)

ShoDan Karate

West Warwick

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

$120 $25

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5 or 10 Kids Boxing Classes or One-Month Unlimited at Manfredo Boxing Sports Fitness (Up to 70% Off)

Manfredo Boxing Sports Fitness

Narragansett

Instructor aims to instill confidence and discipline as students condition themselves to learn the art of self defense

$75 $25

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45-Minute Musical Instrument Lesson at Guitar Instruction with John Monllos (45% Off)

Guitar Instruction With John Monllos

Newport

Instructor teaches all levels of guitar; with 30 years experience, instructor will teach you the right way

$73 $40

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5 or 10 Yoga Classes at Freedom Yoga (Up to 51% Off)

Freedom Yoga

Multiple Locations

Teachers trained in styles from kripalu to vinyasa flow lead welcoming classes for students of all skill levels

$75 $39

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One-Hour Rock Climbing Lesson with Day Passes for Two or Four at Ocean State Rock Climbing (Up to 55% Off)

Ocean State Rock Climbing

Lincoln

Learn the basics of climbing with a one-hour class, then explore an indoor rock-climbing playground for a whole day

$50 $25

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5 or 10 Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Body Rock (Up to 61% Off)

Body Rock

Lincoln

Chisel muscles in Total Body Toning classes, torch calories in Body Blast circuit classes, or sculpt backsides in Build a Booty classes

$60 $29

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Two Private Horseback-Riding Lessons or Five Private Kids' Lessons at Hunter Ridge (Up to 71% Off)

Hunter Ridge

Ashaway

Lessons with instructor of 25 years instills the value of hard work and good horsemanship in both children and adults

$120 $36

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Visit for Up to 2, 4, or 15 People to The Butterfly Zoo (Up to 73% Off) 

Newport Butterfly Farm

Tiverton

A perfect educational experience for kids, an enclosed greenhouse features native species and butterflies from the tropics

$22 $11

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5 or 10 Barre Fitness Classes at Studio Barre - Newport (Up to 53% Off)

Studio Barre - Newport

Middletown

Barre classes for students of any fitness level focus on building core strength, improving posture, and creating a dancer-like body

$95 $47

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$45 for $90 Worth of Services at Sunflower Meadows Equestrian

Sunflower Equine

Seekonk

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

$90 $45

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Wine Tasting and Take-Home Logo Glasses for Two or Four at Leyden Farm & Winery (50% Off) 

Leyden Farm & Winery

Leydens Tree Farm

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

$26 $13

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10 Cardio-Kickboxing Classes or One Month of Unlimited Cardio-Kickboxing Classes at USA Karate (Up to 61% Off)

USA Karate

Lincoln

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

$30.60 $14.99

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$58 for $130 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Kodokai

Kodokai

North Smithfield

From the merchant: Learn practical self-defense skills and get in great shape!

$130 $58

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5 or 10 30-Minute Group Horseback-Riding Lessons at J.L.M. Equestrian (Up to 66% Off)

J.L.M. Equestrian

Scituate

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

$175 $69

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$18 for a Regular-Season Providence Bruins Hockey Game at Dunkin' Donuts Center (Up to $38 Value)

Providence Bruins

Dunkin' Donuts Center

The P-Bruins continue their pursuit of another postseason berth during weekend home games against AHL foes

$38 $18

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6 or 10 Dance Lessons at The Dancing Feeling (Up to 69% Off)

The Dancing Feeling

Warwick

Sessions teach the basics by encouraging dancing in a relaxed, social environment

$150 $49

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Two-Week Introductory Course and Two Weeks of Unlimited CrossFit Classes at Ocean State CrossFit (80% Off)

Ocean State CrossFit

Multiple Locations

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

$215 $43

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One or Three Months of Youth Aikido Classes at Aikido Framingham Aikikai (Up to 65% Off)

Aikido Framingham Aikikai

Multiple Locations

Students learn Aikido basics in classes focused on safety, fun, and character development

$135 $49

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One Month of Karate Classes for Kids or Adults at Family Karate Center (Up to 67% Off). Three Options Available.

Family Karate Center

Multiple Locations

Students of all ages and skill levels benefit from the physical and mental training of martial arts instruction; options include a uniform

$105 $45

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Short-Game and Full-Swing Lessons from Kevin Ballato - Golf Instructor (Up to 51% Off). Two Options Available.

Kevin Ballato - Golf Instructor

Multiple Locations

Golf instructor helps players develop their driving, pitching, and chipping skills during private lessons

$140 $69

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One Month of Boot-Camp or Personal-Training Sessions at Athletes Equation (Up to 75% Off)

Athletes Equation

Cumberland

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

$159 $39

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6 or 12 Yoga Classes at Derderian Academy of Martial Arts (Up to 54% Off)

Derderian Academy of Martial Arts

Johnston

Relaxing yoga classes incorporate a series of poses that use gentle stretching to revitalize and energize the entire body

$60 $29

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5 or 10 Cardio Kickboxing Classes or One Month of Martial Arts Classes at World Martial Arts (Up to 71% Off)

World Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

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

$80 $24

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$25 for Two Hours of Bowling with Shoe Rental for Up to Four at Kingstown Bowl in North Kingstown (Up to $55 Value)

Kingstown Bowl

North Kingstown

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

$55 $25

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$30 for 10 Carousel Rides and Five Parking Passes at Easton's Beach ($70 Value)

Easton's Beach

Newport

Kids can frolic on a playground and a charming 1950s carousel

$70 $30

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$35 for $70 Worth of Services at Fitness Workshops

Fitness Workshops

Bristol

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

$70 $35

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$49 for $89 Worth of Services at Rhode to Fitness

Rhode To Fitness

Smithfield

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

$89 $49

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Wedding Dance Package or Intro-to-Ballroom Package at Studio One RI (Up to 75% Off)

Studio One RI

Lincoln

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

$170 $43

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Two or Four 30-Minute Private Music Lessons at Amped Music School (Up to 65% Off)

Amped Music School

Wyoming

Instructors teach guitar, piano, drums, or vocals in one-on-one lessons

$40 $16

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$58 for $106 Worth of Martial Arts — East Bay Martial Arts

East Bay Martial Arts

Portsmouth

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

$106 $58

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Two or Four 60-Minute Horseback-Riding Lessons at Newport Equestrian (Up to 64% Off)

Newport Equestrian

Middletown

A mother-daughter instructional team teaches different riding styles and care methods during lessons for all levels of experience

$120 $49

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10 or 20 Yoga Classes at Selah (Up to 64% Off)

Selah

Independent Fitness Studio

Yogi Andrea Martin integrates Christian worship into 90-minute classes whose poses and stretches help boost circulation and decrease anxiety

$150 $65

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Unlimited Classes or a Birthday Party at Mastery Martial Arts (Up to 82% Off). Five Options Available.

Mastery Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

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

$165 $39

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Unlimited Classes or a Birthday Party at Mastery Martial Arts (Up to 82% Off). Five Options Available.

Mastery Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

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

$165 $39

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One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes or 10 Classes at Boiler House Bikram Yoga (Up to 71% Off)

Boiler House Bikram Yoga

Olneyville

Certified instructors guide students through 26 poses inside a heated studio with antimicrobial floors

$135 $39

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$49 for $109 Worth of Fitness Classes at New Wave Self Defense

New Wave Self Defense

Warwick

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

$109 $49

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10 Yoga Classes or Four Private Yoga Lessons with Cinthya at Esquea Yoga Therapy & Fitness (Up to 66% Off)

Esquea Yoga Therapy & Fitness

Cranston

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

$150 $59

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

Kickboxing Hudson

Multiple Locations

Kickboxing classes combine a high-intensity cardio workout with martial-arts training

$90 $15

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Visit for Two, Four, or Six to the Museum of Work and Culture (Up to 52% Off)

Museum of Work and Culture

Woonsocket

Nine walk-through exhibits share the stories of the immigrants who traveled to Rhode Island in the late 19th century in search of prosperity

$16 $9

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$40 for $80 Worth of Martial Arts — Golden Tiger Shotokan Karate Club

Golden Tiger Shotokan Karate Club

Coventry

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

$80 $40

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One Month of Unlimited Introductory Classes with Uniform for One or Two at Kensho-Ryu Karate (Up to 51% Off)

Kensho-Ryu Karate

Cumberland

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

$50 $25

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5 or 10 Drop-In Classes at Rhode Island Fitness (Up to 76% Off)

Rhode Island Fitness

Johnston

Fitness classes include bootcamp, cross-training circuit, and obstacle course training

$100 $29

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Introductory CrossFit Package or One Month of Unlimited Classes for Two at CrossFit Banana (Up to 70% Off)

CrossFit Banana

West Warwick

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

$180 $59

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$22 for $40 Worth of Services at Pursuit of Athletic Perfection

Rhode Island Soccer School

Narragansett

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

$40 $22

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Four or Six Weeks of Krav Maga Self-Defense Classes at Bristol Self Defense (Up to 74% Off)

Bristol Self Defense

Bristol

Students learn practical self-defense skills in intensive krav maga classes

$160 $43

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One, Three, or Six Months of Fitness Classes at RI Fitness & Martial Arts (Up to 74% Off)

RI Fitness & Martial Arts

Smithfield

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

$125 $35

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Four or Six Weeks of Unlimited Kickboxing at Kiefer's Martial Arts (Up to 75% Off)

Kiefer's Martial Arts

Westerly

Instructors aim to motivate students to build stamina and muscle tone while learning Muay Thai kickboxing

$59 $15

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10 or 20 Fitness Classes at Able Mind & Body (Up to 53% Off)

Able Mind & Body

Newport East

Classes ranging from barre and cardio dance to TRX full body and cardio abs keep exercisers sweating and feeling good about themselves

$100 $49

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$59 for Three 45-Minute In-Studio Piano Lessons at New England Studio of Music ($135 Value)

New England Studio of Music

Multiple Locations

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

$135 $59

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60-Minute Lessons with Video Analysis at The Learning Center at Triggs Memorial Golf Course (Up to 53% Off)

The Learning Center at Triggs Memorial Golf Course

Mount Pleasant

Players hone swings, short game, and course strategy under the tutelage of PGA Director of Instruction Bob Tramonti

$290 $139

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Five or One Month of Unlimited Kickboxing Classes at State of the Arts Karate & Wellness Center (Up to 51% Off)

State of the Arts Karate and Wellness Center

Warwick

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

$50 $25

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4 or 10 Muay Thai or Krav Maga Classes at Burke's Martial Arts (Up to 82% Off)

Burke's Martial Arts

Cranston

Intense muay thai classes teach students to use punches, kicks, elbows, and knee strikes; krav maga imparts real-world defense techniques

$104.49 $29

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One Month Unlimited TRX, Boot-Camp, and Zumba Classes or Personal-Training Package at PE Fitness Studio (Up to 60% Off)

PE Fitness Studio

Pawtucket

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

$90 $39

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A Month Unlimited or 10 Little Dragons or Karate Kid Group Classes at Bellingham Family Karate (Up to 71% Off)

Bellingham Family Karate

Bellingham

Martial-arts aims to teach disciple and self-esteem as students focus on the study of self-defense

$79 $25

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at Ed Oakleys TOK Karate (45% Off)

Ed Oakleys Tok Karate

Coventry

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

$417 $229

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Newcomer Dance Packages for an Individual or Couple at TwirlTheGirl (Up to 85% Off)

TwirlTheGirl

North Providence

Packages include two 45-minute private lessons, unlimited group classes, and one special event pass

$215 $35

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5 or 10 Kickboxing or Martial-Arts Classes at Just Train Fitness · Martial Arts · Performance (Up to 76% Off)

Just Train Fitness · Martial Arts · Performance

North Kingstown

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

$100 $29

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$30 for Eight Drop-In Fitness and Spin Classes at Fitness Fusion ($96 Value)

Fitness Fusion

Bristol

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

$96 $30

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Five or Ten Core Fitness and Conditioning Classes at USA Karate (Up to 53% Off)

Budo Core Fitness at USA Karate

Smithfield

Core fitness and conditioning classes help clients strengthen and tone their bodies with strength training-inspired fitness techniques

$75 $35

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30- or 60-Minute Private Horseback-Riding Lessons at Reevedale Farm (Up to 67% Off)

Reevedale Farm

Middleborough

Students of all skills and ages learn horseback-riding techniques from seasoned instructors

$50 $17

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$22 for $44 Toward Flute or Piano Lessons

Allegretto Music Studio

Mt. Hope

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

$44 $22

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5 or 10 Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Fitness Adventure (Up to 62% Off)

Fitness Adventure

Warwick

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

$50 $19

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5 or 10 Group Classes at Jeff Allen Dance Lessons (Up to 72% Off)

Jeff Allen's Latin and Ballroom Dance

Cranston

Students hone their technique in Salsa on 2 or Bachata, and Swing or Foxtrot from an award-winning dance instructor

$75 $21

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$40 for $80 Groupon — New England Music Studio

New England Music Studio

Pawtucket

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

$80 $40

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10 or 20 Fitness Classes at the gym, LLC (Up to 66% Off)

the gym, LLC

Woonsocket

Classes include everything from power yoga and circuit training to Pilates, spinning, and step interval training

$100 $35

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High or Extreme Paintball Package for Two or Four at Matt's Outback Paintball (Up to 58% Off)

Matt's Outback Paintball

Coventry

Armed with Vibe, Etha, or Axe paintball markers, teams battle it out on 23 wooded acres

$120 $57

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Five-Week Salsa Course for One, or Two Private Salsa Lessons for One or Two at Mambo Pa Ti Dance Company (Up to 71% Off)

Mambo Pa Ti Dance Company

North Providence

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

$70 $35

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boxing or Kickboxing Classes at Pride Martial Arts (50% Off)

Pride Martial Arts

South Kingstown

Our kickboxing classes are easy to start with no experience necessary. Gloves and a t-shirt are included

$208 $104

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Five Yoga Classes from Victorious Breath Yoga Studio (44% Off)

Victorious Breath Yoga Studio

Bristol

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

$50 $28

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One or Two Months of Karate Classes with Uniforms for One or Two Kids at Kenpo Karate Institute (Up to 67% Off)

Kenpo Karate Institute

Providence

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

$89 $29

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One or Two Private Dance Lessons, One Group Lesson, and a Party at Fred Astaire Dance Studio (Up to 93% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Warwick

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

$125 $9

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One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes for One or Two at Sensei Fitness (Up to 76% Off)

Sensei Fitness

Cranston

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

$127 $30

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India Restaurant's chefs modify iconic South Asian staples to eliminate excess fat, cholesterol, and calories while still ensuring that the dishes are delicious enough to win various accolades. The chefs craft each authentic dish with locally sourced seafood and produce, and they avoid frying any dish, eschew butter entirely, and only cook with canola oil. Yet their nacho-like papri chaat appetizer has been called "truly addictive" by the Providence Phoenix, which also called the restaurant’s biryani “a veritable feast for the senses.” To make their cuisine even more inclusive, the chefs prepare an array of vegan-friendly and gluten-free dishes.

The decor strives to be similarly accommodating, presenting diners with numerous seating options, each with a distinctive ambience. A projection screen playing subtitled Bollywood films dominates the main dining area, smaller tables surround each of the three roaring fireplaces, and more than 200 flickering candles line the bar area. During the warmer months, the garden courtyard tempts patrons with its swings for seats, lush gardens, and bubbling water fountains. The sidewalk seating allows guests to dine alongside their dogs and pet lobsters; a doggie menu offers hamburger-and-rice dishes and yogurt pops for canine companions.

Traditional belly dancers drift throughout the space on Friday and Saturday evenings, and the restaurant's global jazz ensemble entertains diners with its contemporary melodic stylings.

1060 Hope St.
Providence,
Rhode Island
US

In 1990, Christina Rondeau fell in love. With martial arts, that is. After earning her black belt and competing in amateur karate and martial arts tournaments all over the United States and Europe, Rondeau decided to go pro. She travelled the globe as a member and coach on the USA WAKO kickboxing team, and went on to win the women's lightweight title. Rondeau continued to feed her athletic hunger with a switch to pro boxing and appeared in numerous print media and television shows, including The Maury Povich Show.

Having achieved fame and glory, Rondeau took on a new fight: she wanted to help women and children defend themselves while gaining indomitable confidence. She has authored books, created instructional DVDs, and opened Rondeau?s Kickboxing. The 24/7 gym garnered Rhode Island Monthly?s readers? pick for Best Fitness Center in 2010, due in no small part to its empowering blend of fitness and martial-arts-based classes. Rondeau also promotes safety in her community by participating in events geared towards ending violence toward women and girls and teaching local schoolchildren how to defend themselves or pass a math quiz without using weapons. She also coordinated a box-a-thon to help line the shelves of a Rhode Island food bank.

35 Fresno Road
Warwick,
RI
US

Raffa Yoga is not a standard yoga studio, which is apparent right away from its wide variety of yoga classes that range from consciousness-raising Prana flow to rockin' hip-hop yoga and trapeze-like, aerial antigravity yoga. During classes, percussionists tap out soothing drumbeats as students find their center. An oversize golden Buddha mural looks over the classroom, prompting students to contemplate spirituality and wonder if the real guy ever wanted to just take a day off work and take a nice long nap.

Raffa Yoga’s active relaxation center includes Urban Sweat, a stress retreat composed of 21 massage and treatment rooms and 6 heat-therapy rooms. The eco-friendly space soothes the senses with ingredients such as eucalyptus and yellow turmeric, which is known for its anti-inflammatory qualities.

After emerging from the studio’s Himalayan-salt grotto, guests can sip a healthy, hydrating beverage at the juice-cleanse bar. They can also browse the selection of accessories in the full-service yoga boutique.

19 Sharpe Dr
Cranston,
RI
US

Though Breathing Time Yoga is housed within an old jewelry textile mill built in the 1800s, its classes hearken back to an even earlier time. Beneath the lofty 20-foot ceilings, seasoned instructors?many of whom have completed several hundred hours of teacher training?practice ancient poses and breathing exercises designed to promote strength, flexibility, and inner peace. During heated yoga classes, they turn up the infrared heating system to deepen stretches, help bodies sweat out toxins, and prevent arctic penguins from waddling in and interrupting class. Within this communal practice area illuminated by the sunlight drifting through the oversize windows, they also host non-heated classes that explore the breath-fueled sequences of Vinyasa-style yoga and the lengthy, alignment-focused poses of the Iyengar tradition.

In addition to leading yoga routines for students of all levels, the instructors supply free spring water, tea, and props. Mats are available for a $2 rental fee. After class, they encourage students to socialize in the reception room or browse the onsite library. Those interested in bolstering their mind-body connections may also schedule private meetings with a certified yoga therapist or personal coaching from yoga teachers.

541 Pawtucket Avenue
Pawtucket,
RI
US

Before she took her first yoga class in 2003, Kelly O'Connell led a very different life than she does today. According to a story by Leigh Medeiros of Seekonk-Swansea Patch, O'Connell spent her days stretching herself thin as a principal in a stock brokerage firm before she decided to try a new kind of stretching: heated yoga. Through the practice, O'Connell found herself growing not only more physically flexible, but also more mentally adaptable. She told Medeiros, "I used to get lost in my emotions, but now there’s space between me and everything else that happens in the world. In that space there’s peace.”

To share the inner harmony she had discovered, O'Connell earned her yoga-instructor certification in 2008. She went on to complete several advanced trainings, including becoming a certified yoga life coach, a certified yoga personal trainer, and an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT 500) through Yoga Alliance. Today she owns and operates Yoga One, where she and her team guide adults and kids toward finding balance both in and out of the studio. They also host teacher trainings and events, including a book club, Reiki sessions, and meditation workshops featuring chocolate tastings that stimulate the mind and taste buds better than eating a haiku written in alphabet soup.

599 Waterman Avenue
East Providence,
RI
US

At the gym, LLC, a sparklingly clean center invites members to build muscle and lean, powerful physiques through classes ranging from Pilates, circuit training, to kick-and-core workouts. While parents burn calories in power yoga and spin classes, kids can play and learn under careful supervision at the Lil' Gymies play center.

2168 Diamond Hill Road
Woonsocket,
RI
US