Activities in West New York

"50 Shades! The Musical Parody" on November 4–December 7 (Up to 43% Off)

"50 Shades! The Musical Parody"

The Elektra Theatre

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Parody of the bestselling “Fifty Shades of Grey” with original songs by a live band, hilarious dialogue, and dance numbers

$106 $69

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Cruise to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, or 12-Hour Parking from Statue Cruises and Icon Parking (Up to 55% Off)

Statue Cruises

Multiple Locations

Ferry takes you to Liberty Island and Ellis Island, where you can explore with an included audio tour

$23 $18

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Big Apple Circus's "Metamorphosis" at Damrosh Park at Lincoln Center on November 12–December 5 (Up to 53% Off)

Big Apple Circus' "Metamorphosis"

Damrosh Park at Lincoln Center

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Thrilling two-hour circus develops a theme of transformation via trapeze artists, jugglers, and contortionists, among other performers

$26 $15

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Subway or Croton Reservoir Tavern Dance Party for One, Two, or Four from Quiet Events (Up to 65% Off)

Quiet Events

Croton Reservoir Tavern

Wireless headphones allow partiers to experience DJs spinning three different tunes at the same time for themselves

$25 $12

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Final Weeks: "This is Our Youth" Starring Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin, December 1–11 (Up to 31% Off)

"This is Our Youth"

Cort Theatre

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Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin, and Tavi Gevinson star as young adults navigating their uncertain futures in Reagan-era New York

$88 $73

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Dance, Drink, and Talk About Culture at Museum of Chinese in America on December 4

Dance Party at Cultural Museum

SoHo

DJ Daniel Wang leads a discussion on cultures interacting in the music scene and performs a live set sponsored by Singapore’s Tiger Beer

$20

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Great Gatsby End of Year Bash With DJs Kennedy Jones and Lookas at Amazura Concert Hall on December 31 at 10 p.m. (Up to 47% Off)

Great Gatsby End of Year Bash

Amazura Concert Hall

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Great Gatsby–themed New Year’s Eve masquerade includes live sets by energetic DJs Kennedy Jones and LuKas

$62.49 $33

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5 or 10 Yoga Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Bikram Yoga Herald Square (Up to 79% Off)

Bikram Yoga Herald Square

Garment District

Bikram yoga classes induce sweating, detoxifying, and improving fitness and flexibility in a welcoming environment

$210 $45

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"Bayside! The Musical!" with Optional T-Shirt at Theatre 80 on December 3–January 15 (Up to 58% Off)

"Bayside! The Musical!"

Theatre 80

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An energetic cast delivers a raunchy send-up of the popular ’90s high-school sitcom “Saved By The Bell”

$39 $19

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"Radio City Christmas Spectacular" Starring the Rockettes (Up to 50% Off). Showtimes Available, Nov. 11–Dec. 7

Rockettes

Radio City Music Hall

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World-famous high-kicking dance troupe premieres a new set piece amid timeless holiday showstoppers

$81.95 $41

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"Wednesday Night Live!" at EastVille Comedy Club on December 3 at 9 p.m. (Up to 73% Off)

"Wednesday Night Live!"

EastVille Comedy Club

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Up-and-coming comic Randy Humphrey showcases a roster of fellow performers

$22.09 $6

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"Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical" on December 11–28 (Up to 40% Off)

"Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical"

The Theater at Madison Square Garden

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The Grinch wages a losing battle against the spirit of Christmas in a musical based on the beloved animated television special

$65.10 $39

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"Avenue Q" at New World Stages, November 23–December 14 (Up to 33% Off)

"Avenue Q"

New World Stages

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Tony-winning musical recounts the tale of a recent college grad in the city with bawdy songs and salty-mouthed puppets

$102.50 $69

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Roll Sushi and Sip Drinks with a Professional Chef

Two-Hour Sushi Making Class

Upper East Side

Chef Mamie Nishide—seen on the Food Network—teaches students how to hand-roll sushi while they sip BYO drinks

$85

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"Up Close & Personal" on Broadway Comedy Show at Liberty Theater on Saturday, December 13 (Up to 53% Off)

"Up Close & Personal"

Liberty Theater

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Colin Quinn, Godfrey, Keith Robinson, Sherrod Small, and Tim Young perform sharp standup in a Broadway-style setting

$72.92 $40

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"The Last Ship" at Neil Simon Theatre Through December 21 (Up to 38% Off)

"The Last Ship"

Neil Simon Theatre

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A musical scored by Sting chronicles love, hope, and community in a small English shipbuilding town

$63.75 $49

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Jazzhaus at Klavierhaus Concert Series (Up to 41% Off). 14 Performances Available.

Jason W. Marshall & Willerm Delisfort, Clarice Assad & Keita Ogawa, James Weidman & Harvie S, Luis Perdomo, James Francies, or Dave Burrell

Jazzhaus at Klavierhaus

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Acclaimed jazz pianists and impressive musical guests fill a striking piano showroom with world-class jazz

$32.04 $19

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Broadway Revue, Concert, or Cabaret Performance at 54 Below Through December 30 (Up to 46% Off)

54 Below

Clinton

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Broadway and cabaret luminaries, including Tony-winning tap dancer Savion Glover, take the stage for solo performances and musical revues

$35 $19

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"How 2 B A New Yorker" with Full Italian Dinner on September 26–January 3 (Up to 31% Off)

"How 2 B A New Yorker"

The Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square

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Comedic actors Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle take on more than 70 characters as they weave tales of NYC past and present

$62.50 $43

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Standup Comedy at Levity Live Comedy Club (Up to 79% Off)

Levity Live Comedy Club

Levity Live

Established and up-and-coming comedians take the stage

$92 $20

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NYC Christmas Tour for One or Two from Grand Gotham Tours (Up to 53% Off)

Grand Gotham Tours

Grand Gotham Tours

Dive headfirst into the Christmas spirit with a tour of NYC’s most yule-tidey sighs, including Rockefeller Center and its enormous tree

$79 $39

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"Disenchanted!" at Theatre at St. Clement's, November 26–December 31 (Up to 46% Off)

"Disenchanted!"

Theatre at St. Clement's

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Famous fairy tale princess sing frankly about life after “happily-ever-after” in an adults-only musical

$72.40 $39

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"Honeymoon in Vegas" On Broadway at Nederlander Theatre (Up to 38% Off)

"Honeymoon in Vegas"

Theater District - Times Square

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Tony Danza stars in an adaptation of the 1992 rom-com, with a Jason Robert Brown score the New York Times called “a romantic romp”

$77.75 $51

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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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Gazillion Bubble Show at New World Stages, Nov. 21–Feb. 22 (Up to 57% Off). Offer Powered by Telecharge.com.

Gazillion Bubble Show

New World Stages

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A family who has honed its show for more than 20 years creates and layers dazzling bubbles amid colorful lasers

$82 $45

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Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and Space Shuttle Pavilion Visit with Optional Tour or Membership –Up to 45% Off

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Pier 86, NYC

Museum features the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world’s fastest jets, and a missile submarine

$31 $20

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"Perfect Crime" at Snapple Theater Through March 31, 2015 (Up to 56% Off)

"Perfect Crime"

Snapple Theater

The city’s longest-running play details the mysterious circumstances surrounding the murder of a wealthy Connecticut man

$68.25 $30

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"The Fantasticks" at Snapple Theater Center Through March 31 (Up to 56% Off)

"The Fantasticks"

Snapple Theater

The world’s longest-running musical tells a story of young love, feuding families, and a mysterious man

$83.50 $37

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Riverside Symphony at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (Up to 50% Off)

Riverside Symphony

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - Alice Tully Hall

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Award-winning guest artists from all over the world join the orchestra for a season of modern and classical symphonic pieces

$47 $24

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Two-Hour BYOB Painting Class for One, Two, or Four Including Supplies at The Paint Place (Up to 52% Off)

The Paint Place

New York

Artists guide students through a step-by-step process to create their own painting to take home

$60 $29

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Festival Chamber Music Concert at Weill Hall in Carnegie Hall (Up to 50% Off)

Festival Chamber Music

Carnegie Hall

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Five diverse programs for intimate groupings of strings, woodwinds, and keys, including a guest appearance from the Chicago Harp Quartet

$40 $20

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One Month of Unlimited Tango Classes for One or Two at Jeni Breen Tango Academy (Up to 73% Off)

Jeni Breen Tango Academy

440 Studios

Two instructors with more than two decades of experience each teach students the classic Argentinian Tango during 55-minute classes

$185 $59

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New York Walking or Pedicab Tour for One, Two, or Four from Eco Central Park Tours (Up to 66% Off)

Eco Central Park Tours

Clinton

Over two hours, tour-goers explore New York City's most notable landmarks, drinking in the serenity of Central Park or the bustle of Midtown

$35 $12

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Custom Choreographed Wedding Dance for 2 or 15 at NYC Talent Project (46% Off)

NYC Talent Project

Clinton

A Broadway performer choreographs dance for wedding or special event, then teaches it during a rehearsal session lasting up to four hours

$650 $350

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Admission with Healing Session and Intuitive Reading for One or Two to an Awaken Wellness Fair (Up to 56% Off)

Awaken Wellness Fairs

Multiple Locations

Take in the latest in holistic wellness from practitioners specializing in intuitive reading, life coaching, and various forms of bodywork

$100 $49

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Visit or Membership to the Museum of Tolerance New York (Up to 56% Off). Five Options Available.

Museum of Tolerance New York

Mid Town

Interactive exhibits on the Holocaust and contemporary human-rights violations illustrate the consequences of intolerance

$30 $17

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$252 for $560 Worth of Services at Frank Velez Fitness

Frank Velez Fitness

West New York

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

$560 $252

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Cooking Class for One or Two at Conrad Gallagher Food (Up to 48% Off)

Conrad Gallagher Food

Clinton

Three-hour cooking classes taught by a Michelin-recognized chef focus on Italian dishes, gourmet cooking, or brunch, among other subjects

$95 $55

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Ferry Tour and Museum Visit with or without Bus-Tour Package for One or Two from CitySights NY (Up to 24% Off)

Citysights NY

Multiple Locations

Hop on and off ferry and bus routes past New York's iconic sights; explore the city's history and arts at Museum of the City of New York

$39 $30

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1-Day Bus Ticket or 3-Day Ticket with Ripley's Believe It or Not Visit from Open Loop New York (Up to 36% Off)

OPEN LOOP New York

New York

Hop on and off continuously running tour buses at stops like he Empire State Building, Times Square, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art

$39 $25

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Five Boot-Camp Classes at Double O Athletics (65% Off)

Double O Athletics, Llc

East Village

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

$100 $35

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5 or 10 Dancehall Workshop Sessions from Blacka Di Danca (Up to 61% Off)

Blacka Di Danca

New York

Dancehall blends high-energy Caribbean dancing with Jamaican influences

$75 $35

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Two- or Four-Hour Bike Rental for One or Two from Brooklyn Bridge Sightseeing (Up to 58% Off)

Brooklyn Bridge Sightseeing

Financial District

Bike rentals give cyclists two or four hours to independently explore the Greenway Bike Path, the Brooklyn Bridge, and nearby attractions.

$20 $10

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Admission, Tour, or Exhibition, or Private Rental at Morris-Jumel Mansion (Up to 52% Off). Five Options Available.

Morris-Jumel Mansion

Washington Heights

An 8,500-square foot mansion, built in 1765, where George Washington dined with fellow Founding Fathers and Aaron Burr wed

$10 $6

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5 or 10 Drop-In Dance or Fitness Classes at NYC Dance Arts (Up to 65% Off)

NYC Dance Arts

Lower East Side

Yoga and dance classes in various styles such as hip hop and ballet

$50 $19

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$49 for One Free Introductory Class and Three Pilates Reformer Classes at Pilates Reforming NY ($99 Value)

Pilates Reforming NY

Multiple Locations

Four studios with Pilates Reformer classes for all skill levels, including intro sessions that cover basic exercises and equipment use

$99 $49

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10 or 20 Yoga Classes at Yoga with Kirlaynne (Up to 87% Off)

Yoga with Kirlaynne

Garment District

Multilevel Hatha yoga sessions emphasize proper body alignment and a focus on the breath

$150 $25

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Four or Six Personal-Training Sessions at Els Life Fitness (Up to 56% Off)

Els Life Fitness

New York

A fitness professional helps clients meet individual fitness goals during personal-training sessions

$420 $210

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$374 for $680 Worth of Bike Tours at Real New York Bike Tours

Real New York Bike Tours

New York

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

$680 $374

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90-Minute Kids' Theme Party with Take-Home Gifts and Optional Face Painting at nyc pARTy kids (Up to 53% Off)

nyc pARTy kids

Multiple Locations

90-minute kids' theme party with hands-on activities, gifts for guests, and optional 30-minute face-painting session

$850 $399

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10 Fitness Classes or One Month of Fitness Classes at Steve Sweat NYC (Up to 84% Off)

Steve Sweat NYC

Heckscher Ballfields #4

Group fitness classes tone muscles and accelerate pulses

$240 $39

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5, 10, or 20 Drop-In Brazilian Jujitsu Classes at East Coast United BJJ (Up to 90% Off)

East Coast United BJJ

Riverdale

With a focus on perfecting grappling techniques and principles, instructors lead Brazilian jujitsu classes

$125 $15

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Cabaret Night for Two or Four with Drinks and Dessert at Metropolitan Room (Up to 59% Off)

Metropolitan Room

Flatiron District

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Intimate concert venue voted Best Cabaret in 2008 byNew York magazine offers late-night bites with live jazz and comedy

$79 $35

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Bicycle Rental for Two Hours, Four Hours, or a Full Day from Central Park Bike Rental (Up to Half Off)

Central Park Bike Rental

Midtown North

Cruisers, mountain bikes, and road bikes from brands such as Trek carry patrons on trips through Central Park and Manhattan

$20 $10

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Private Dance Lesson for Up to Two, with Option of Two Group Classes and Parties at Dance With Me (Up to 72% Off)

Dance With Me

Multiple Locations

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

$125 $35

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Facts, Fiction, and Fun Tour of Jewish New York for Two, Four, or Six from Big Apple Lansman Tours (60% Off)

Big Apple Lansman Tours

New York

This Lower East Side walking tour explores historic Jewish tenements, synagogues, and eateries such as Russ & Daughters

$98 $39

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$90 for Three Personal-Training Sessions and a Dietary Consultation at Naturally Intense ($270 Value)

Naturally Intense

Flatiron District

Nutritional advice and 10-minute workouts support weight loss and muscle growth

$270 $90

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Four or 12 Hip Hop Dance Classes at DivaDance Company (Up to 45% Off)

DivaDance Company

NoHo

Dance classes where you learn choreographed moves from top hip-hop and R & B music videos or get fit during high-energy dance routines

$60 $39

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5 or 10 Kickboxing Classes at Kickboxing Fit USA (Up to 87% Off)

Kickboxing Fit USA

Multiple Locations

Instructors lead kickboxing-inspired fitness classes that strengthen limbs and burn calories with punches and kicks

$90 $14

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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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Two Private Dance Classes from Olympic Ballroom (65% Off)

Olympic Ballroom Dance Studio

New York

Flexible private lessons for ballroom, Latin, salsa, Argentine tango, wedding, and other dances; no partner required

$150 $53

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$75 for $150 Toward Personal Training — The SYMple Method

the SYMple Method

Flatiron District

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

$150 $75

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5 or 10 Personal Training or Nutrition Counseling Sessions at Strongevity (Up to 71% Off)

Strongevity

Greenwich Village

Personal trainer and nutrition expert Mitchel Heard helps clients reach personal goals and live healthier lives

$675 $199

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3, 5, or 10 Fitness Classes with Infrared-Sauna Sessions at Human@Ease (Up to 73% Off)

Human@Ease

Greenpoint

Fitness studio teaches several yoga styles along with Zumba and cardio-dance classes; infrared heat increases circulation and eases pain

$71 $19

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$5 for $10 Worth of Services at Dance For Gold Performing Arts Center

Dance for Gold

South Beach / Old Town

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

$10 $5

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$99 for Three Personal-Training Sessions from Roderic Rosado ($300 Value)

Roderic Rosado

NoHo

Certified personal trainer blends his different specialties, such as muay thai kickboxing and kettlebells, to create effective workouts

$300 $99

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$83 for $150 Worth of Services at Power Moves Gymnastics and Fitness

Power Moves Gymnastics and Fitness

New York

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

$150 $83

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Photography Tour or Couples Photo-Shoot Tour from Gotham City Tours (51% Off)

Gotham City Tours

Upper West Side

Guides lead camera-toting tour-goers to 30 notable locations; couples photo-shoot tour stops at romantic locales in Central Park

$85 $42

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$30 for $59 Worth of Services at Flex Mind Body & Spirit Health & Fitness Club

Flex Mind Body & Spirit Health & Fitness Club

South Ozone Park

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

$59 $30

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$50 for $100 Groupon — Soul Fit NYC

Soul Fit Nyc

Harlem

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

$100 $50

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$440 for $800 Groupon — charlie the yogi

Charlie The Yogi

Chelsea

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

$800 $440

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One, Two, or Three Months of Unlimited Yoga, Pilates, and Zumba Classes at Yoga and Pilates in Tribeca (Up to 70% Off)

Yoga and Pilates in Tribeca

Tribeca

Certified instructors lead robust seven-day schedule of yoga, Zumba & Pilates classes for all abilities in clean, colorful studio setting

$109 $39

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Show and Drinks for Two, or Show Only for Two, Three, or Four at Tribeca Comedy Lounge (Up to 94% Off)

Tribeca Comedy Lounge

Tribeca

Comedy club directs spotlight toward renowned comics who have appeared on Letterman and Comedy Central during schedule of sidesplitting acts

$50 $4

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Visit for Two or Membership to Museum Of The Moving Image (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Museum Of The Moving Image

Astoria

Newly renovated museum with more than 1,400 artifacts on display; events have featured Martin Scorsese, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Rachel Weisz

$24 $14

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5 or 10 Gyrotonic Tower Exercise Classes at Body Evolutions (Up to 63% Off)

Body Evolutions

East Village

Steady resistance from the Gyrotonic Tower’s pulleys augments moves that combine gymnastics, swimming, ballet, and yoga

$100 $39

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$55 for $100 Groupon — Ryan Cantwell Music Coaching & Recording

Ryan Cantwell Music Coaching & Recording

New York

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

$100 $55

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Brooklyn Food Tour for One, Two, or Four from Great New York Tours (Up to 60% Off)

Great New York Tours

Brooklyn

Walking tour covers tastings at seven independent Williamsburg restaurants, including Fornino, Handsome Dan, Mable's Smokehouse, and more

$50 $25

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Three or Five Personal Training Sessions at Jim Becker Personal Training (Up to 64% Off)

Jim Becker Personal Training

Multiple Locations

Fitness buff Jim Becker offers 100% private, personal training sessions that are tailored to fit the needs of each client

$315 $139

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6 Boot Camp Classes at Superhero Bootcamp (Up to 51% Off

SuperHero BootCamp

Jackie Robinson Park

Instructors battle the evil villain Muffin Top with superhero themed workouts such as Flash speed training or Avengers team endurance

$100 $49

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Aboard the motor coach, Anderson Cooper sank lower in his seat, grinning and pulling his hat over his eyes as a friendly rapper called him out by name. But this rapper wasn't on-board the coach. Instead, he was spitting his rhymes from the sidewalk outside, performing for an audience on one of The Ride's interactive New York City tours. Though unique, Mr. Cooper's experience has been shared by hundreds of other famous personalities, tourists, and locals. Floor-to-ceiling windows cover the entire right side and roof of each of The Ride's custom built-motor coaches, breaking the fourth wall as they ensure that not only can passengers view the city, but the city can look back in. Due to their popularity, The Ride's tours have been chronicled by media outlets such as New York Live, Good Morning America, and The Today Show.

As each motor coach embarks on its tour through 4.2 miles of Midtown, guides encourage group participation with song, dance, and question-and-answer sessions, much like any good meeting with a tax accountant. With the aid of 40 plasma monitors displaying images and historical information, they also divulge facts about landmarks such as Central Park, 42nd Street, and Grand Central Station. As the bus travels alongside famous buildings and city sidewalks, passengers encounter a range of characters. Some are regular New Yorkers, but others are company performers in disguise. Rappers, dancers, singers, and actors leap from the crowd to entertain their mobile audiences with impromptu live routines, and sometimes pull audience members into the show. Surround-sound stereo, wireless microphones, and external speakers allow audiences to hear the performances from their seats, unlike pedestrians outside, who have to hop on a neighbor's shoulders to get a better view.

234 W 42nd St
New York,
NY
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Argentina?born soccer enthusiast Gustavo Szulansky opened Super Soccer Stars to provide the boroughs with a program that championed the personal development of youngsters rather than solely a skill-based focus. Since its debut in 2000, it's grown throughout the city, helping countless youngsters learn teamwork, boost confidence, and decrease arguments during home games played on the dining-room table. This rapid growth is due in part to the positive values Gustavo instilled from the first class. His coaches are carefully selected for their ability to cultivate a noncompetitive, sensitive approach to learning the game, and they dole out their knowledge in both classes and camps.

Super Soccer Star's Kick & Play program features family-friendly classes that help tots 12?24 months old develop pre-soccer skills and physical skill sets simultaneously. During classes, a team of talented and enthusiastic instructors and an athletic duo of puppet friends named Mimi and Pepe buoy budding soccer players with positive reinforcement, individual attention, and the merry clickety-clack of cleated tap dances. Designed with the help of early-childhood specialists, each age-specific class helps players build skills at their own pace with positive reinforcement, individual attention, and engaging original music.

606 Columbus Ave.
New York,
NY
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At each of several one-day festivals held throughout the country, thousands of revelers unite in an epic clash of pulp, beer, and live music. Armed with a cache of 300,000 tomatoes, participants don protective bathing suits and goggles and hurl the fruit at one another during a two-hour battle. Throughout the afternoon, live music and costume contests offer an entertaining respite from the front lines, as bartenders dispense drafts of beer to attendees older than 21, refueling soldiers' morale before they resign to writing goodbye letters to their produce vendors back home. All tomatoes used during the event are past ripe and already fated for disposal, making the battle an efficient means of tossing them before their cursed transformation into singing Muppets.

3159 Flatbush Avenue
New York,
NY
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JG Kinetics Studio fuses a passion for both dance and fitness in an enrichment center that helps students get in shape and strengthen their dance skills. Ballet, jazz, and hip-hop classes introduce children to the fundamentals of rhythm and movement, and yoga for youth helps manage emotions and anxiety tied to the population explosion of imaginary monsters under their bed. Adult classes such as Zumba and salsa cater to dancers and aerobic exercisers of all skill levels for one-on-one and group instruction. Instructors also organize themed birthday parties that immerse youth in treasure hunts and ‘80s dance music with included birthday cakes and age-appropriate activities.

5513 Bergenline Ave
West New York,
NJ
US

NAC Ski may be based in sunny San Jose, but its ski tours reach more than 100 cities and ski destinations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Pickup points scattered across each city gather groups in the wee hours of the morning to board charter buses and drive to nearby ski resorts. Each coach bus is tricked out with a bathroom, TV screens for movies, and sometimes WiFi. Passengers can relax or snooze on the way to the slopes, arriving around 9 a.m. for all-day skiing and snowboarding. At 4:30 p.m., buses load up passengers and undercover snowmen and return home to the pickup point.

41 Devine Street
North Haven,
CT
US

It's hard to think of what Jon Stewart and Bill O'Reilly have in common. Or Al Gore and Jenny McCarthy. Throw in Jessica Alba, James Franco, Conan O'Brien, and Colin Powel, and it seems like the list of similarities comes down to their number of limbs. But all of these political and entertainment luminaries have offered their own insights to the public through Hudson Union Society's long-running lecture series. Modeled on the Oxford Union debate society, the Hudson Union Society claims no political or sociological bias and gives equal time to leaders from across the spectrum.

150 West 57th Street
New York,
NY
US

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