Activities in University Park

Repticon Dallas for Two Adults and Two Children at Knights of Columbus Center on November 22–23 (Up to 50% Off)

Repticon Dallas

Knights of Columbus Center

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Reptile, amphibian, and arachnid breeders and experts showcase creatures’ behavior and biology through exhibits and demonstrations

$30 $15

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90-Minute Wine Experience Education Class for One, Two, or Four from Wineaux Guy and Great Tastes (Up to 60% Off)

Wine Experience from Great Tastes

Multiple Locations

Groups gain knowledge to aid future wine purchases, learning the history, terroir, and climates of wines like chardonnay and malbec

$50 $25

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Three or Five Barre Fitness Classes at The Barre Code (Up to 46% Off)

The Barre Code

Dallas

Sweat, strengthen, and restore with Barre workouts combining cardio, flexibility, and muscle-building designed for inner and outer strength

$60 $33

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Nickelback at Gexa Energy Pavilion on April 3 at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 42% Off)

Nickelback

Gexa Energy Pavilion

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Chart-topping rockers behind “How You Remind Me” deliver slick yet heavy hits in support of their latest album No Fixed Address

$34.75 $20

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The Great Love Debate at Angelika Film Center on December 10 at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 40% Off)

The Great Love Debate

Angelika Film Center

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Town hall–style dating event pairs love experts with 100 singles for an evening of advice, fun, and flirting

$41.99 $25

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$5.49 for a Movie Ticket at Studio Movie Grill (Up to $10.50 Value)

Studio Movie Grill

Multiple Locations

A wide selection of new releases and cult classics is projected on towering screens as viewers watch from leather recliners and tables

$10.50 $5.49

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Le Theatre de Marionette Presents "Winter Wonderland" on November 28–January 4 (Up to 50% Off)

Holiday-Themed Marionette Show

Geppettos' Theater & Workshop, Inside the Hilton Anatole

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Kids will enjoy this holiday-themed excursion to the North Pole to visit Santa and his elves

$18 $11

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$29 for Two Weeks of Classes and One Personal Skills Session at Title Boxing Club (Up to $90.49 value)

Title Boxing Club

Multiple Locations

Trainers teach students how to land jabs, hooks, and roundhouse kicks using pads and heavy bags

$90.49 $29

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Deep Ellum Block Party on April 17–19 (Up to 50% Off)

Deep Ellum Block Party

Deep Ellum Block Party

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Hip-hop legends Public Enemy headline a three-day festival of music, film, comedy, and performance art

$50 $25

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One 30-Class Yoga & Fitness Pass or Six Months of Unlimited Classes from MetaBody (Up to 94% Off)

MetaBody

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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Museum of Biblical Art Visit for Two, Four, or Six (Up to Half Off)

Museum of Biblical Art

Lane Park

Museum uses biblically influenced works to examine art history across cultures; Thomas Kinkade exhibit features 18 of his original paintings

$24 $12

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Scuba Certification Class with Optional Checkout-Dive Gear Rental at Dive West (Up to 38% Off)

Dive West

Northeast Dallas - White Rock

Earn an SSI open-water certification card during scuba classes held in a heated indoor pool and a local scuba park

$299.99 $199

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Historic Segway Tour in Austin, San Antonio, or Dallas from Segway Nation (Up to 46% Off

Segway Nation

Segway Nation

Pick a historic segway tour, such as the extended Executive tour, in one of three Texas cities

$69 $37

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$49 for Four Private Guitar Lessons with Free Lesson e-Book at American Guitar Academy ($ 129.95 Value)

American Guitar Academy

Multiple Locations

Under the tutelage of skilled instructors, prospective rock icons learn scales, chords, and soloing techniques during 30-minute lessons

$129.95 $49

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Six-Week Gut Buster Boot Camp (Up to 87% Off)

Private Workout

Multiple Locations

Personalized exercise program pairs high-intensity cardio with resistance training in private workout rooms

$149 $19

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One-Hour Discover Archery Session for One, Two, or Four at Texas Archery Academy (50% Off)

Texas Archery Academy

Multiple Locations

Instructors lead drop-in sessions on basic archery how-tos in private 30,000 sq. ft. facility; equipment included

$20 $10

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Texas Concealed-Handgun License Course for One, Two, or Four at Elite Handgun Academy (Up to 65% Off)

Elite Handgun Academy

North Dallas

Course covers subjects including gun safety and storage, the use of force, dispute resolution, and state laws

$140 $59

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$65 for Kidville Sampler with Classes, Passes, Registration Fee, Party Credit and Haircut at Kidville ($148 Value)

Kidville

Preston Hollow

Kids learn, play, and grow with classes and programs, birthday parties, playspaces, boutique, salon, and other amenities

$237 $65

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$65 for One Month of Pilates Mat and V-Barre Classes at Classic Pilates ($130 Value)

Classic Pilates

Oak Lawn

Instructors teach functional exercises and movements during classes to lengthen and strengthen muscles and burn calories

$130 $65

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One-Month Women's Body-Shaping and Toning Program or 10 Drop-In Classes at Beauty by Barbell (Up to 75% Off)

Beauty by Barbell

Beauty by Barbell

Women-only program focuses fitness efforts on strength-building and cardiovascular conditioning, resulting in firm, shapely bodies

$120 $35

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10 CrossFit Classes, One or Two Months of Unlimited CrossFit Classes at Tiger's Den CrossFit (Up to 75% Off)

Tiger's Den CrossFit

Dallas

Fun, ever-changing CrossFit workouts rooted in functional movements help students of all levels achieve their fitness goals

$169 $49

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$39 for 30 Days of Unlimited Hot Power Yoga at YogaSport ($150 Value)

YogaSport

Oak Lawn

In a studio heated to 90 degrees, students flow through a series of poses designed to accelerate heart rates and loosen muscles

$150 $39

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CrossFit Prep Classes and Group Training at CrossFit Luna (Up to 70% Off). Three Options Available.

CrossFit Luna

Luna 635 Business Park

Coaches teach the basics of CrossFit workouts during group or one-on-one sessions; students then graduate to regular classes

$180 $59

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Boot-Camp or Fitness Classes at Camp DaveFiT (Up to 69% Off)

Camp DaveFiT

Multiple Locations

Exercisers of all fitness levels sweat their way through ever-changing workouts that engages the core and build strength and flexibility

$135 $59

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5 or 10 Group or Private Competitive Soccer-Skills Lessons at Goal Rush Soccer (Up to 69% Off)

Goal Rush Soccer

Multiple Locations

In group or private lessons, burgeoning soccer stars practice making decisions, work on their balance and agility, and learn how to win

$125 $41

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Month of Unlimited Kickboxing, Tai Chi, or Kids' Martial Arts at CrossFit Odyssey and Odyssey Martial Arts (69%)

CrossFit Odyssey and Odyssey Martial Arts

University Park

Martial arts classes strengthen bodies while imbuing mental toughness

$125 $39

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$39 for Six Weeks of Unlimited Boot Camp at iChoosefit ($180 Value)

iChoosefit

Multiple Locations

Led by experience coaches, campers sweat through six weeks of unlimited classes as they sculpt stronger physiques

$180 $39

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Ballet Burn Fitness Classes at Park Cities Dance (Up to 79% Off). Three Options Available.

Park Cities Dance

Inwood Village

Exercisers burn calories, boost heart rates, and tone muscles with class inspired by fundamental ballet movements

$75 $26

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Two Hours of Open Play for Four, Six, or Ten at Dallas Dodgeball (Up to 42% Off)

Dallas Dodgeball

Dallas

Players divide into two teams and spend two hours playing friendly co-ed games of dodgeball

$20 $12

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CrossFit Prep Classes and Group Training at CrossFit White Rock (Up to 70% Off). Three Options Available.

CrossFit White Rock

Lowest Greenville

Coaches teach the basics of CrossFit workouts during group or one-on-one sessions; students then graduate to regular classes

$180 $59

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$30 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at V12 Yoga ($120 Value)

V12 yoga

Dallas

Students practice yoga in historic building with great views of the Dallas skyline

$120 $30

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One- or Two-Hour Private Karaoke Room Rental at Family Karaoke (Up to 49% Off)

Family Karaoke

Dallas

Parties perform for each other in private rooms furnished with cozy couches and a computerized system with hundreds of available songs

$39 $20

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Three or Six Weeks of Boot Camp at Uptown Energy Fitness (Up to 63% Off)

Uptown Energy Fitness

Oak Lawn

Nationally accredited personal trainers help students achieve fitness goals with intense boot camps

$60 $25

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Two-Hour Unleash Your Inner Bombshell Workshop for One, Two, or Three at The Burlesque Experience (Up to 67% Off)

The Burlesque Experience

Dallas

Learn burlesque basics, flirtation techniques, and old-fashioned striptease skills

$60 $25

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$8 for $15 Groupon — FITNZ 360

Fitnz 360

Dallas

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

$15 $8

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$30 for $100 Worth of Boxing Lessons — Freddie Poole's Martial Arts

Freddie Poole Martial Arts

Dallas

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

$100 $30

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8, 12, or 16 Indoor Bounce Sessions at Pump It Up (Up to 54% Off)

Pump It Up

South Dallas County

Kids bounce, bound, and slide on inflatable indoor playplaces, making new friends and getting exercise

$48 $24

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Two Private Ballroom-Dance Lessons for One or Two at Ballroom Surge (Up to 77% Off)

Ballroom Surge Dance Studio

Dallas

Lessons can be tailored to all experience levels; the studio has its own step system that helps students to learn quickly

$175 $40

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Museum Outing for Two or Four to the Frontiers of Flight Museum (50% Off)

Frontiers of Flight Museum

Northwest Dallas

Collection of aeronautic artifacts houses the Apollo 7 command module, Hindenburg salvage, and more than 30 vintage aircraft

$16 $8

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$39 for One Month of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Ultimate Body ($99 Value)

Ultimate Body

Dallas

16-year health and fitness industry veteran leads groups through high-intensity boot-camp classes

$99 $39

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Two, Four, or Eight Yoga Hike Classes at Yoga + PlusFit (Up to 63% Off)

Yoga + PlusFit

White Rock

Hike and run along a scenic trail while an instructor peppers your trek with hatha yoga sequences that build strength and flexibility

$30 $15

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$40 for $80 Worth of Personal Training at Jay Training

Jay Training

Highlands North

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 or Two Months of Unlimited Group Training Classes at Skin Fitness Aesthetics (67% Off)

Skin Fitness Aesthetics

Carillon Towers

Group classes motivate participates to build their strength with weight-training and core-stabilizing exercises

$149 $49

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5 or 10 40-Minute Group Fitness Classes at Fusion 40 Fitness (Up to 69% Off)

Fusion 40 Fitness

Cole Park

For 40 minutes, trainers lead exercisers of all levels in workouts focused on weight loss, endurance, and overall physical and mental health

$75 $25

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$100 for $199 Worth of Martial Arts at Aikikaratedo Inc

Aiki Karate Do

Far North Dallas

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

$199 $100

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10 Yoga Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at The Yoga Movement (Up to 76% Off)

The Yoga Movement

Dallas

Fostering a sense of community as well as personal growth, instructors lead students during daily classes in various forms of yoga

$135 $37.50

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One-Year Individual or Couples Membership to Dallas Contemporary (Up to 52% Off)

Dallas Contemporary

Design District

See the contemporary art museum’s exhibits during members-only openings, which feature DJs and drinks, and get discounts at local businesses

$60 $29

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$79 for One Month of Unlimited Women-Only Boot-Camp Classes with Meal Plan at Doug Rice's Boot Camp 90210 ($276 Value)

Doug Rice's Boot Camp 90210

Multiple Locations

Women-only boot camps incorporate cardio, agility, and strength-training exercises; wellness gets an extra boost with a customized meal plan

$276 $79

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1, 2, 5, or 10 Personal Sports Training Sessions from Paramount Performance (Up to 53% Off)

Paramount Performance

Dallas

Personal trainer Brian Weese uses signature training methods to develop skills athletes need to tone muscles and become successful players

$105 $49

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10 Classes or One Month of Classes at The Yoga Factory (Up to 78% Off)

The Yoga Factory

Dallas

Studio’s warm ambiance welcomes all yoga practitioners, including families

$135 $30

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One-Hour Private Introductory Class and One or Five Beginner Classes at RCJ Machado Jiu-Jitsu (Up to 87% Off)

RCJ Machado Jiu-jitsu

Multiple Locations

Instructors teach students of all ages self-defense techniques, such as take-downs and submissions, that also boost strength and flexibility

$60 $8

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$199 for a Six-Week Holiday-Prep Boot Camp at Elevate Fitness ($240 Value)

Elevate Fitness

University Park

Exercisers get ready for the holidays through a challenging boot camp that includes cardio, calisthenics, weights, and sports drills

$240 $119

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$68 for $135 Groupon — BQuick Jiu Jitsu Dallas East

Bquick Jiu Jitsu

Lowest Greenville

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

$135 $68

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$23 for $65 Worth of Personal Fitness Program — Dabi Fitness

Dabi Fitness

Dallas

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

$65 $23

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One-Hour Wine Education Class with Food Pairing for 2, 6, or 10 at Stoney's Wine Lounge (Up to 67% Off)

Stoney's Wine Lounge

Lowest Greenville

Guests learn about different varietals as they sip on wines and taste different cheeses and charcuterie

$57 $25

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10 or 20 Basic Capoeira Classes at Capoeira Senzala USA (Up to 85% Off)

Capoeira Senzala USA

Dallas

An expert instructor demonstrates the acrobatic, dance-like moves of capoeira, which are often performed to live music

$200 $39

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One Month of Private or Group Piano Lessons at Mark Ripley Piano By Request (50% Off)

Mark Ripley Piano By Request

Farmers Branch

Instructor with more than 30 years of piano-playing experience teaches students to play in styles including jazz, country, and classical

$150 $75

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$19 for One Month of Unlimited Group Fitness Classes at Live Your Life Fitness ($50 Value)

Live Your Life Fitness

Multiple Locations

Workouts incorporate a variety of muscle exercises designed to trim and tone bodies and burn calories

$50 $19

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10 or 20 Yoga Classes or Two Months of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Ranjana's Yoga and BodyWorks (Up to 90% Off)

Ranjana's Yoga and BodyWorks

Farmers Branch

Clients improve balance and flexibility while building muscle through a series of poses and breathing exercises

$400 $39

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One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes or 10 or 20 Classes at Uptown Yoga (Up to 78% Off)

Uptown Yoga

Multiple Locations

Studios emphasize Vinyasa-style yoga in 85-degree rooms and offer other classes, such as core strengthening, suitable for all skill levels

$135 $39

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Three or Six One-Hour Football Training Sessions at Elite Athlete Technique Training (Up to 53% Off)

Elite Athlete Technique Training

Dallas Hillcrest High School - Field

Position-specific training sessions help athletes fine-tune their skills and bodies for performing at wide receiver or defensive back

$105 $52

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$15 for $58 Worth of Dance Lessons — Line Dancing 101

Line Dancing 101

Dallas

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

$58 $15

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One, Two, or Three Months of Boot Camp Classes at The Fit IQ (Up to 68% Off)

The Fit IQ

Multiple Locations

Trainers and nutritionists lead one-hour boot camp classes designed to help clients shed pounds through effective exercise and nutrition

$68 $30

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One Month of MMA, Kickboxing, or All-Access Classes at Octagon MMA (Up to 81% Off)

Octagon MMA

Oak Lawn

Gain self-discipline during MMA and muay thai as you increase agility and core strength; other fitness classes include yoga and wrestling

$149 $29

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Dallas Holocaust Museum Visit for Two, Four, or Six (Up to 50% Off)

Dallas Holocaust Museum

Downtown Dallas

As part of a mission to combat indifference, audio guides narrate three pivotal stories from April 19, 1943 amid historic artifacts

$16 $8

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Four Latin-Dance Classes for One or Two, or Five Hours of Private Lessons at Calirumba Dance Company (Up to 62% Off)

Calirumba Dance Company

Farmers Branch

60-minute dance classes teach students how to tango, salsa, and perform the bachata and merengue

$50 $19

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Capoeira Classes for Kids or Adults at Dallas Capoeira (Up to 66% Off)

Dallas Capoeira

Oasis Studio

Instructors teach capoeira, a fusion of Brazilian dance and martial arts with African roots that focuses on fitness and performance

$139 $59

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10 Yoga Classes or One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Namah Shivaya Yoga (Up to 60% Off)

Namah Shivaya Yoga

Dallas

Students energize and gain healing through range of classes such as gentle-to-moderate Vinyasa flow to Yin Yoga practice

$100 $39.99

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Five or Ten TRX Suspension Training Sessions or a Month of Unlimited Sessions (Up to 51% Off)

Fitness With Insight

Dallas

Expert trainers help students burn calories with TRX suspension exercises that use your own bodyweight to strengthen core muscles

$95 $47

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Classes at Westside CrossFit (Up to 56% Off)

Westside CrossFit

Dallas

Supportive classmates motivate one another as trainers lead them through a series of ever-changing exercises that work the entire body

$170 $79

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Fashionista Yogi (Up to 76% Off)

Fashionista Yogi

North Dallas Near Galleria

Studio offers BUTI—a workout done to music that combines dance, plyometrics, and yoga—and Fashion Flow yoga

$150 $40

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10 Fitness Classes at Burn Cardio Studio (65% Off)

Burn Cardio Studio

Dallas

From the merchant: Energizing, non-stop, workouts designed to make you sweat. Blast calories, build strength , and get your best body now.

$150 $53

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$27 for 25 Zumba Classes at ZumbaRocks.org ($200 Value)

ZumbaRocks.org

Multiple Locations

Certified instructor helps guests achieve fitness goals via international dance moves set to high-energy tunes

$200 $27

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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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One-Month Gym Membership with Option for One Personal Training Session at Sweat (Up to 54% Off)

Sweat

Greenway Park / Devonshire

The gym has plenty of modern perks, like anytime virtual classes and group fitness options; personal training helps you set and meet goals

$85 $39

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10 or 20 Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at The Mat Yoga Studio (Up to 79% Off)

The Mat Yoga Studio

The Mat Yoga Studio

Vinyasa flow classes complement sessions geared toward meditation, rehabilitation, or de-stressing athletes

$135 $29

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Two-Hour Wine-Education Class for One, Two, or Four from In Home Wine Tasting 4 You (50% Off)

In Home Wine Tasting 4 You

Lakewood

Up to 20 guests learn about wine and how to savor and appreciate it more during a Saturday wine class

$20 $10

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$54 for $120 Groupon — Tailored Training

Tailored Training

Far North Dallas

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

$120 $54

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Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

The Murder Mystery Company

Edison's

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

$60 $29

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On a single day in the middle of World War II, actions in three isolated incidents represent an ethical lesson taught to this day at the Dallas Holocaust Museum. On that day—April 19, 1943—three Belgian men attacked a train destined for Auschwitz, freeing its passengers; the occupants of the Warsaw Ghetto united in revolt; and at the Bermuda Conference, officials from the British and American governments declined to take action against ongoing atrocities in Europe. The Dallas Holocaust Museum’s main exhibit locates a crucial distinction in presenting these three events: the difference between "bystanders" and what the museum calls "Upstanders." The exhibit was created in the hopes that every visitor would become an "Upstander," moved not only to remember a horrific past but also to take action when faced with modern threats to human rights.

A self-guided audio tour relates the heroism of those who stood up on that date in 1943 as museum guests explore artifacts, photographs, and a full-size boxcar. Special exhibits that often focus on photography supplement the permanent installation, and testimonies from volunteer survivors and liberators provide a firsthand perspective on the historical tragedy and its lessons. Along with exposing more than 30,000 students and 22,000 walk-in visitors to its messages annually, the museum advocates engagement with the world through educational programs designed for everyone from educators to law-enforcement officials.

211 N Record Street
Dallas,
TX
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When owner Jen Chitwood entered her first yoga class in 2002, she was amazed by the mental, physical, and emotional exertion she experienced in just a single hour. The positive benefits of yoga, including stress relief and a positive attitude adjustment, spilled into the rest of her life and relationships almost immediately, leading her to eventually realize that yoga was her life’s passion.This realization led her to study and, in time, come to own her own studio. Now, she leads a team of experienced instructors who dedicate their yogic pedagogy to students of any skill level, leading them through Vinyasa-style yoga and guiding them with individualized adjustments. They also hold prenatal yoga classes, private lessons, workshops with national teachers, and teacher trainings for those wanting to dive deeper on the yogic path. Additionally, the studio’s knowledgeable nutritionist works with individuals or groups to help them exercise good decision making and portion control when they’re lounging at home, working at the office, or vacationing at their timeshares in Candy Land.

Uptown Yoga is dedicated to creating a positive change in the world at large. Jen Chitwood cofounded One Love Dallas, a local branch of the charity Off the Mat, Into the World, which inspires conscious, sustainable activism and grassroots social change within communities around the world.

2636 Thomas Ave.
Dallas,
TX
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As people filter into Fair Park for the 26th annual Taste of Dallas, they might feel a bit torn. Aromas from the samples of dozens of area restaurants, such as Afghan Grill and Riscky's Barbeque, beckon curious palates, while the sounds of local and regional musicians draw ears toward the Taste Music stage. At the Artist & Crafter's Exclusive, bystanders watch and even speak suggestions as artisans create for-sale pieces in real time, and the petting zoo in Kid's Taste Town invites families to cuddle various animals or underappreciated teddy bears. Guests can further epicurean interests at the Culinary Marketplace, where tables glint with shiny new cookware and jars of sauces and jellies. After shopping, visitors can glean ideas for their new supplies with cooking demos from 10 area chefs, who hail from renowned eateries such as Screen Door and Lazaranda. Additionally, nearly one-third of the 150,000-square-foot venue will be devoted to the Taste Tavern, where patrons can purchase tastings of more than 100 craft beers and 50+ varietals of wine, or digest demos on cooking with beer and home-brewing seminars.

3600 Grand Avenue
Dallas,
TX
US

TELOS Fitness Center merges the business brilliance of general manager Brent Darden?a member of the health-club industry for more than 30 years?with the corrective-therapy expertise of fitness director Everett Aaberg?founder of the Ortho-Kinetics system. The center's regal interior casts a Greco-Roman vibe over advanced gym equipment, class studios, and spa chambers overseen by licensed massage therapists. Professionalism remains at the heart of the center's hiring philosophy, with all personal trainers required to collect at least two nationally recognized certifications and five active wasp nests before they are hired. As a sign of success, the staff's innovative training methods have garnered awards from such media outlets as the Dallas Business Journal.

More than 10 Pilates modalities fit inside a roster of group fitness courses, all of which culminate in a mandatory game of Marco Polo in one of the private jacuzzi tubs. Additional amenities include a childcare area with a Nintendo Wii, an affixed caf? with a full-time chef, and an onsite hair salon.

13701 Dallas Pkwy
Dallas,
TX
US

When Dancing With the Stars' contestants Emmitt Smith, Mark Cuban, Michael Irvin, and Jake Pavelka needed a place to sharpen their rug-cutting capabilities, Cheryl Burke told them to look no further than Studio 22. Studio 22's talented instructors even performed on Dancing With the Stars in October of 2012. Founded by internationally ranked Latin dancing couple Sergey Korshunov and Michelle Hafle, the studio lassos a stable of instructors handpicked from the highest levels of professional competition. Their group classes and private lessons give beginners and seasoned dancers alike the opportunity to polish their performance in styles as diverse as Argentine tango, salsa, ballroom, swing, and country and western.

The 6,200-square-foot studio accommodates classes of every size with its rich wooden floors, wall-length mirrors, and plush leather seating with which to rest feet between exercises and build forts whenever the instructor leaves the room. Studio 22 also hosts weekly dance parties that give students a chance to take new partners for a twirl in convivial, BYOB soirées.

14902 Preston Rd
Dallas,
TX
US

Tucked away from life's daily barrage of appointments, meetings, and expectations, Dallas Yoga Center provides a tranquil haven for self-discovery and the mental truces that achieve inner peace. An arched Indian doorway marks the threshold between the outside world and the refuge of the 8,000-sq.-ft. facility, which houses four spacious, naturally lit studios.

Inside, instructors lead groups through more than 65 classes per week, which focus on a variety of yoga styles. During the studio's Beginners Yoga classes, aspiring yogis learn the basic motions and breathing techniques that serve as the jumping-off point for their yogic journeys. From there, they can explore the gentle calmness of Yin Yoga, the intense exertion of a hot Ashtanga Yoga class set at 85 degrees, the prop-aided poses of Iyengar Yoga, or the ab-toning workouts of Yoga Core. They can also take part in t'ai chi sessions that leave minds spry and energies recentered. After class, students can propel their practices forward by stocking up on the center's selection of yoga clothes, jewelry, props, accessories, and DVDs. For those seeking even deeper enlightenment, the center also sponsors yoga teacher training, and even arranges retreats to India, where students study ayurveda and yoga straight from the source.

2403 Flora St
Dallas,
TX
US