Things To Do In Ridgewood

49% Off from Woodridge Segway Tours

Woodridge

$45 $23

Along 2-mile rustic trail where trains once roared, Segways now effortlessly glide along path that affords fresh air and mountain views

64% Off at Ho-Ho-Kus Yoga

Ho-Ho-Kus Yoga

$70 $25

Studio offers non-heated, noncompetitive yoga classes that are particularly welcoming for beginners, including classes for kids and families

Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Ridgewood – 51% Off

Ridgewood

$80 $39

Highly trained and certified dance instructors guide kids ages 7–17 through fancy footwork in weekly group lessons

Up to 74% Off Youth Fitness Classes

Wood-Ridge

$135 $39

Classes train kids aged 7–10 in proper stretching and running techniques, promoting active, healthy lifestyles

$120 Off a Five-Day Kids' Science Camp

Multiple Locations

$369 $249

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

Up to 52% Off New Jersey Young Professionals Membership

Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel

$19.99 $12

Single and married people aged 21–39 gather for events across the state, from happy hours to wilderness hikes

Up to 84% Off at Naturally Yoga

Glen Rock

$160 $29

Adult practitioners of all levels stretch their bodies and quiet their minds in a variety of Vinyasa flow–based yoga classes

Up to 81% Off Kids Video Game Fitness Classes

Glen Rock

$90 $19

Expert trainers lead kids through a video game fitness circuit designed to build self confidence and get into shape

Up to 72% Off Dance Lessons

Multiple Locations

$125 $35

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Studio specializes in ballroom, Latin, and weddings, as well as offers private lessons and group classes in contemporary, ballet, and more

Up to 76% Off Ballroom or Wedding Dance Lessons

Fair Lawn

$250 $59

Professional dancers Adriana Bezmenova and Georgi Kanev share their skill in private and group lessons

50% Off

Hawthorne

$125 $63

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64% Off Premium Baseball Lessons at ProPlayer Baseball Academy

Hawthorne

$220 $79

Pro player instructors teach young students the fundamentals of fielding, catching, hitting, and pitching with private indoor lessons

Harlem Globetrotters – Up to 40% Off Kids' Clinic

Multiple Locations

$110 $66

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Harlem Globetrotters players coach kids ages 6–12 on basketball fundamentals, drills, and off-the-court character development

Half Off Golf-Simulator Session

Paramus

$50 $25

Six golf simulators in an 8,000-square-foot facility immerse golfers in realistic renditions of world-famous courses

Up to 78% Off at Boogie Box Fitness

Multiple Locations

$250 $55

Energized music fuels choreographed cardio and strength-training routines, burning calories with hip-hop, martial arts, and sports drills

Half Off Children's Museum Visit in Paramus

Paramus

$47.96 $24

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55% Off Open-Play Bounce Visits

Multiple Locations

$65 $29

Inflatable playground includes 20 ft. shark slide, interactive games, and obstacle course inside supervised play area

Up to 75% Off Classes at BobbieMatt Yoga

Multiple Locations

$180 $49

Certified instructor leads students of all skill levels through Vinyasa-flow routines on Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays

80% Off One Month of Unlimited Kickboxing Classes

Multiple Locations

$239 $49

Channeling the art of muay thai, kickboxing classes train students to last through 60 minutes of intense hand, knee, and foot combat

Up to 82% Off a Adult Training Program

Wyckoff

$209 $45

Supportive fitness coaches create a personalized training program to help clients quickly and safely achieve their fitness goals

Up to 73% Off Boot-Camp Classes

Wyckoff

$150 $59

Two boot camps—one geared more toward endurance & strength training and the other conditioning and flexibility —whip physiques into shape

52% Off Baseball and Softball Camp

Wyckoff

$225 $109

Instructors teach players aged 7–11 the mechanics of hitting, fielding & throwing during camps founded by former MLB draft pick Garett Teel

Up to 51% Off Circuit-Training Classes

Hillsdale

$50 $25

Students use their own body weight to build strength and endurance in 30-second spurts of intense exercise

46% Off Dance Lessons

Hillsdale

$79 $43

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Up to 82% Off Yoga Classes

Hillsdale

$135 $38.50

Amid a welcoming environment, yoga classes blend Hatha and Vinyasa styles to effectively strengthen and tone students of all levels

Up to 75% Off Children's Dance Classes at Just off Broadway

Hillsdale

$99 $29

Classes train preschoolers and kindergartners in basic ballet and tap while encouraging self-expression and teaching basic coordination

Up to 56% Off at Speed Soccer

Multiple Locations

$215 $99

Youngsters aged 4 to 16 learn soccer fundamentals during fun-focused camps geared toward all levels of play from beginner to advanced

68% Off Kickboxing or Krav Maga Classes

Westwood

$60 $19

Krav maga teaches fierce strikes intended to subdue real-world attackers while kickboxing classes fuse core-workouts with muay thai fighting

Up to 70% Off at DePasquale Ju-Jitsu

River Vale

$75 $29

Senseis impart practical self-defense techniques to students in jujitsu classes that also build strength, speed, and endurance

Up to 85% Off Tae Kwon Do Classes

Old Tappan

$150 $29

Instructors teach various martial arts skills while instilling students with confidence, focus, teamwork skills, fitness, and positivity

Up to 80% Off Classes at Sae Shim Kumdo Academy

Norwood

$150 $39

Instructors lead kumdo classes, a martial art based in Korean sword dancing

81% Off Hot-Yoga Classes

Multiple Locations

$180 $35

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

Up to 83% Off Injury-Prevention Workshop

Old Tappan

$560 $99

12- to 18-year-old baseball and softball athletes can take a workshop run by a licensed physical therapist and athletic trainers

Up to 60% Off Swimming Lessons or Kids' Pool Party

Multiple Locations

$250 $99

Women-only health club hosts swim lessons for children & adults of all skill levels; two-hour pool party includes a lifeguard & attendant

Up to 54% Off Golf Lesson in Emerson

Emerson Golf Club

$60 $29

Lessons with PGA Teaching Professional Tom McGuinness make the game of golf more enjoyable

Up to 78% Off at Aikido Centers of New Jersey

Multiple Locations

$175 $49

A Japanese martial art, aikido's self-defense moves redirect attacks, is non-competitive, and designed for all ages, sizes, and abilities

Up to 82% Off Martial-Arts Classes

Multiple Locations

$139 $29

Gain comprehensive training in full-contact martial arts through a combination of group classes, conditioning, and sparring

Up to 64% Off Private Drum Lessons

West Paterson

$70 $25

Instructors pound out the basics of rhythm and technique during one-on-one drumming lessons

Up to 85% Off Kickboxing and Martial Arts Classes

River Edge

$210 $29

Muay thai kickboxing, mixed martial arts, and kids' martial arts classes teach discipline while helping students get in shape

Up to 59% Off Private Golf Lessons

Riverdale

$120 $59

PGA instructor Steve Wilcox breaks down swings with video analysis, provides corrective advice, and hones all-around skills

Up to 62% Off Yoga Classes

River Edge

$75 $29

Get a good stretch on during one of many yoga class offerings, from all-levels classes to Level 2 Vinyasa Flow

Up to 73% Off Private Music Lessons

Mountain Lakes

$145 $60

Professional instructors teach lessons in guitar, piano, voice, drum, bass, or saxophone in a relaxed environment

Up to 72% Off CrossFit Classes

Franklin Lakes

$125 $45

CrossFit instructors bring varied backgrounds and expertise to the intense cross-training classes

94% Off MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

Multiple Locations

$350 $20

Instructors encourage full-body results in a variety of fitness classes supplemented by a success guide and nutritional coaching

55% Off One Month of Unlimited Classes

Saddle Brook

$100 $45

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Up to 66% Off Yoga Classes in Saddle Brook

Saddle Brook

$100 $39

Yoga instructors guide groups through breathing exercises and poses designed to promote deeper mind-body connections

Up to 75%% Off Music Lessons

Montville

$120 $39

Kids learn new skills in cello, piano, flute, or violin classes; private sessions allow them to focus on areas they're most interested in

Up to 77% Off Martial Arts Classes

Saddle Brook

$200 $49

Learn technique behind some of the most popular martial artforms today, with classes that help you progress to higher levels

55% Off Personal Training

Tenafly

$150 $67

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Up to 85% Off Unlimited Fitness Membership

Ramsey

$149 $39

Clients receive unlimited access to all GroupFit training classes for one month

Up to 81% Off Classes at Krav Maga NJ

Ramsey

$150 $39

Instructor with nearly two decades of experience—more than half of it in teaching—informs self-defense classes based on Israeli martial art

Up to 69% Off Yoga Classes at Ma Yoga and Meditation

Mahwah

$144 $45

Build strength, gain flexibility, clear the mind and deeply relax in these unique yoga sessions

Up to 54% Off a Fly-Fishing Lesson

Upper Saddle River

$300 $150

Renowned angler Jon Huff teaches fly-fishing basics during a two-hour class for beginners or more advanced skills during a four-hour outing

Up to 87% Off Martial-Arts Classes

Ramsey

$278 $39

Burmese boxing, fitness kickboxing, mixed martial arts, and submission-wrestling classes led by experienced fighters

Up to 73% Off at Anchor Dance Studio

Oradell

$60 $18

Highly trained instructors guide students of all levels through half-hour lessons designed to teach the basics of salsa dance

45% Off CrossFit

Fairfield

$175 $96

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Garfield YMCA – 71% Fitness Classes 

Garfield

$170 $50

Once per week, students and instructors gather for sessions in Pilates, Integral yoga, Zumba, Spin, and other fitness and dance classes

Up to 55% Off Visits to Inflatables Playground

Fairfield

$19.90 $10

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Gigantic inflatables include a sports complex, soccer, trampoline-basketball, bounce houses; arcade with video games and air hockey

50% Off Boxing Lessons

Fairfield

$150 $75

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Up to 85% Off Boot Camp

Fairfield

$200 $39

Athletic trainers incorporate sport-specific exercises into functional-movement training during one-hour boot camps for men and women

Up to 80% Off CrossFit

Bergen County Crossfit

$499 $149

Training that sheds body fat with short intense workouts scalable to any fitness level.

Fitness Classes for Women or Children's Activities or Parties

Totowa

$100 $50

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79% Off Boxing and UFC Classes at UFC Gym

Totowa

$90 $19

One week of unlimited classes, including boxing, kickboxing, MMA, brazilian jujitsu, muay thai, and a kids' class

Up to 90% Off Kickboxing Classes

Totowa

$300 $39

Students burn fat, build lean muscle, and improve hand-eye coordination while learning kickboxing techniques

Up to 56% Off Private Golf Instruction

Closter Golf Center

$100 $49

Professional golf instructor Adam Aronson tailors his instruction to help you improve your swing and overall game during private lessons

49% Off Martial Arts

Closter

$99 $50

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Up to 85% Off Workouts and Nutrition Counseling

Closter

$500 $99

Half personal training and half nutritional counseling, sessions help shed weight and build muscle via a blend of fitness and healthy eating

Up to 62% Off Private Golf Lessons

Closter

$60 $29

Enthusiastic instructors help golfers improve their game in lessons that include video swing analysis

50% Off Towards Dance Classes

Closter

$130 $65

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55% Off

Woodland Park

$99 $45

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Up to 78% Off Personal Training

Hackensack

$225 $49

After an initial assessment, a certified personal trainer creates an exercise and nutrition plan tailored to your needs

50% Off Dance Lessons

Hackensack

$120 $60

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Up to 75% Off Fitness Classes

Hackensack

$134 $39

Gain strength and flexibility while learning to defend yourself at this martial-arts and kickboxing school for both children and adults

Up to 55% Off Mommy and Me Dance Classes

Hackensack

$54 $29

Professional ballet instructor leads parent-toddler dance classes that teach expression and give pairs the chance to interact in a new way

Up to 64% Off CrossFit or Boot-Camp Classes

South Hackensack

$179 $89

High-intensity classes that allow students to scale the load and intensity of each workout to suit their particular fitness level

50% Off Ice-Skating at Ice House

Hackensack

$26 $13

Indoor rink wardrobes folks with skates and sets them loose on the ice for three-hour free-skate sessions

Up to 50% Off at World of Wings

Teaneck

$32 $18.50

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Lush atrium houses hundreds of butterflies from around the world; museum includes reptiles, lizards, and a butterfly nursery

Up to 83% Off Personal Training at Express Fit

Teaneck

$199 $39

Personal trainer maximizes 12-minute sessions using advanced equipment to help clients achieve exercise equivalent of multiple workouts

Up to 59% Off Yoga Classes at The Jewish Center of Teaneck

Teaneck

$120 $49

World-renowned yoga instructor Martin Bland leads participants in a series of flowing poses that bolster body and mind

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Brimming with colorful bolts of fabric, carefully looped skeins of yarn, and rows of sewing provisions, Save A Thon Stores have been supplying New Yorkers with quality crafting necessities since 1973. With fabrics ranging from basic denim to upscale jacquard upholstery cloth from around the world, the shop showcases a range of patterned designs that can be crafted into cozy quilts or a signal to a passing ship that it would have looked better in plaid. Coils of lace ribbons and tubs of colorful beads add a decorative finishing touch to projects, which can be undertaken at home or under the tutelage of the shop's expert crafters during regular sewing classes, while upholstery classes teach students upholstery basics. The teachers are also experts in the Wilton method of cake decorating and can help students artfully embellish cakes and cupcakes with fondant, tiny decorations, and tiny brides and grooms on a dessert destination wedding.

5419 Myrtle Ave
Ridgewood,
NY
US

Force Fitness Club’s staff of trainers uses a combination of weight and cardio training merged with group fitness classes to blast clients toward their body goals. Rows of exercisers slough off calories in the spinning studio or work out alongside peers in a specialty studio equipped for an assortment of group training classes, such as yoga, Zumba, or kickboxing, an activity generally celebrated in Britain on kickboxing day, the day after KickChristmas.

During personal-training sessions, students work with a fitness aficionado in a weight and cardio area chock-full of treadmills, free weights, and weighted chains. Under the expert eye of the trainer, they hoist, push, pull, and sweat their way to tighter physiques whether their goals are to bulk up, build toned muscles, or construct robotic exoskeletons out of weight machines.

6303 Fresh Pond Rd
Ridgewood,
NY
US

At Ridgewood Culinary Studio, small class sizes and a playful, hands-on approach to cooking empower students of all ages to confidently make meals from scratch. In addition to teaching youngsters basic skills such as kitchen safety and how to get out of dishwashing duty, instructors inspire adult gourmands with classes on grilling, barbecuing, and other types of cuisine. Regardless of the class or age group, instructors emphasize mindful eating habits and nutritious recipes. The commercial kitchen also plays host to summer camps, birthday parties, and business-building classes.

223 Chestnut St
Ridgewood,
NJ
US

At Ethos Fitness Spa for Women, the focus isn't just on inner health, but outer health as well. The combination gym and spa sports a variety of weight-training and cardio machines, as well as workout spaces for small group-fitness classes, enabling ladies to fine-tune their form whichever way is most comfortable. Meanwhile, inside the spa, clients can soothe recently worked muscles with a therapeutic massage, correct their complexion with a facial treatment, or even highlight newly toned limbs with a UV-free airbrush tan. Staff nutritionists also bring outer and inner health together by constructing personalized food plans that can include everything from meal planning to kitchen makeovers to tips for successfully disarming the grocery store sample lady.

85 Godwin Ave
Midland Park,
NJ
US

A nonprofit cultural and educational organization, the Art of Motion teaches and presents dance, theater, and vocal music, a mix of entertainment not seen since Shakespeare’s musical about kings and queens dancing to the death. The roster of instructors includes well-known choreographers and dancers who take a professional approach to classes—whether it’s a drop-in class, summer intensive, or yearlong program. They specialize in technique and training. Along with multiple performances by its repertory dance company during the year, the studio hosts semi-private and private lessons. Their spacious studio, furnished with well-equipped bars and floor space for dance and Pilates, also holds training programs for children and adults.

17 Chestnut St
Ridgewood,
NJ
US

The multitalented staff at Sweet & Sassy allow girls to walk in the slippers of their favorite fairytale princesses with an array of salon and spa services. Youngsters get gussied up for special occasions, such as tea parties with stuffed animals and UN delegates, with spa packages that include colorful manicures, soothing facials, and expert makeup applications. Sweet & Sassy’s birthday celebrations treat girls aged 4–13 to themed outings such as a Pop Star party, during which the birthday girl and her friends get dolled up to film a music video, which they can take home on a DVD.

216 E Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood,
NJ
US

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