STL Jumpcastles induces high-flying fun at birthday parties, graduation gatherings, family reunions, and community and church events with its fleet of rentable inflatables. Experienced crew members travel to homes throughout Missouri and Illinois to deliver and set up party favors ranging from inflatable bounce houses and water slides to cotton-candy and snow-cone machines. The company's moon-bounce apparatus are also great for toddlers to release excess energy or prepare for upcoming NASA trips.
At Harvest Lanes, the clatter of pins resounds across 24 lanes souped up with automatic scoring and touch screens. Furnished with tables and seating, the lanes also accommodate bowlers noshing on pizzas ordered from the speedy snack bar. Guests can also throw back frosty libations in the bar and lounge while kids challenge each other to games in the arcade. To complete bowling arsenals, an onsite pro shop fits guests with customized bowling balls through precise drilling, as well as bags, shoes, and accessories.
Club Fitness makes exercise accessible, offering dozens of group classes to participants of all fitness levels at more than 20 locations throughout the St. Louis area. Teams of instructors lead lessons in activities such as cycling, ab-focused exercises, kickboxing, Pilates, yoga, and Zumba aerobics.
At Fitness Together, getting fit involves getting focused and fired up to achieve. Here, certified personal trainers guide clients of all skill levels through motivating programs designed to meet goals loftier than a giraffe’s basketball hoop. To help their charges torch calories and tone muscles as efficiently as possible, the trainers incorporate evidence-based training methods, such as intervals, tempos, and fartlek, into each fitness regimen. Filled with cardio challenges and resistance training, workouts are tailored to individual needs and paired with nutrition tips that help the body build lean muscle. These sessions take place in a private, spa-like studio, flush with energizing red walls and functional training tools such as medicine balls, kettlebells, and gymnastics rings.
Anytime Fitness, which boasts more than 2,000 clubs in North America, makes it easier for average folks to etch out time for exercise by doing one simple thing: staying open 24 hours a day for 365 days a year. As fitness seekers challenge themselves on cardio and Hammer Strength machines and hoist Iron Grip free weights in clean, well-stocked facilities, security monitoring ensures they’re safe and producing enough sweat to meet official government standards. Members can also ramp up their exercise regimens with the help of Anytime Fitness’s staff of personal trainers, who demonstrate moves and sling motivating tips. After workouts, guests can shower in the private restrooms or hop into one of the tanning booths available 24 hours a day.
• For $63, new members get a two-month household metro membership plus joining fee (a $252 total value). • For $42, new members get a two-month adult metro membership plus joining fee (a $166 total value). • For $15, current members get $30 toward a class or program.