Activities in Wilmington Island

Savannah Ghost Adventure Tour for One or Two from Ghost Party Haunted Tours (Up to 56% Off)

Ghost Party Haunted Tours

Savannah Historic District

Savannah Ghost Adventure tour guides escort groups with ghost meters in tow to spooky sights throughout the historic district

$40 $19

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Train Me 24/7 (Up to 67% Off)

Train Me 24/7

Multiple Locations

Trainers lead constantly varied routines of strength, cardio, and core-training exercises

$150 $59

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90-Minute Tour For Two or Four from Gribble House Paranormal Experience (36% Off)

Gribble House Paranormal Experience

Downtown Savannah

The site of a triple murder in the early 1900s, the Gribble House has baffled its guests who have experienced unexplainable events

$70 $45

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Public Walking Tour for Two or Four from Savannah Belle Tours (Up to 65% Off)

Savannah Belle Tours

Savannah Historic District

Friendly, knowledgeable guide Michelle leads groups on tours around Savannah landmarks, customizing stops to personal interests

$40 $16

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10 or 20 Dance-Fitness Classes at Salon De Baile Dance Studio (Up to 45% Off)

Salon De Baile Dance Studio

Savannah

Choose from dance-focused fitness classes including dance conditioning, Latin cardio, and ballet toning

$100 $60

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Trolley Tours for One or Two from Oglethorpe - Gray Line Savannah Trolley Tours

Oglethorpe - Gray Line Savannah Trolley Tours

City of Savannah Visitors Center

Narrated tours explore historic Savannah & its waterfront for 90 uninterrupted minutes; passengers hop on & off as they wish until 5:30 pm

$20 $11

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One-Month of Kung Fu Wing Chun Fitness Classes for Adults or Kids at Savannah Ving Tsun Shaolin Center (Up to 67% Off)

Savannah Ving Tsun Shaolin Center

Savannah

Wing chun fitness classes teach a self-defense art while whipping bodies into physical specimens

$150 $49

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Eight Classes or One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Savannah Yoga Room (Up to 69% Off)

Savannah Yoga Room

Savannah

Dedicated instructors teaches Hatha Yoga Flow techniques; host heated and unheated sessions for a range of skill levels

$75 $27

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Ghost of Savannah Pub Crawl for One, Two, or Four from Full Moon Tours (Up to 61% Off)

Full Moon Tours

Downtown Savannah

Learn about Savannah’s spooky history during a pub crawl with stops at three to five watering holes

$20 $9

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90-Minute Savannah Hauntings Ghost Tour for One, Two, or Four from See Savannah Walking Tours (Up to 58% Off)

See Savannah Walking Tours

Wright Square

Experienced guides lead walking tour groups between haunted sites, recounting paranormal events and stories of hauntings

$20 $9

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Ghost Tour for Two, Four, or Six from Stroll Savannah (Up to 71% Off)

Stroll Savannah

Savannah

A fictional gravedigger or mortician’s wife leads groups through the haunted mansions, cemeteries, and squares of Savannah

$32 $12

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1, 5, or 10 Movie Outings with Popcorn at Spotlight Theatres Eisenhower 6 (Up to 64% Off)

Spotlight Theatres Eisenhower 6

Savannah

Six screens with digital sound and 3-D-ready projectors show first-run films while audiences fill plush seats

$14 $5

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Crazy Dash Walking-Adventure Tour for Two or Four from Crazy Dash Digital Adventures (60% Off)

Crazy Dash Digital Adventures

Savannah

The digital game requires a smartphone and takes you on a tour of the sights

$39.95 $18

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10 or 20 One-Hour Yoga Classes at AOA Fitness, LLC (Up to 71% Off)

AOA Fitness, LLC

Wilmington Island

Instructors lead attendees through series of flowing poses in Hatha-style basic yoga, prenatal yoga, and power yoga classes

$120 $40

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Outing for Two or Four to The Harper Fowlkes House (Up to 63% Off)

The Harper Fowlkes House

Downtown Savannah

Nineteenth-century Greek Revival mansion showcases antique artwork, two-story porch & once-gas-burning chandeliers during regular tours

$20 $9

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Ghost Tour for Two or Four from The Savannah Walks (Up to 54% Off)

The Savannah Walks

Downtown Savannah

Guides shepherd groups through Savannah’s colonial district to induce shivers with tales of hauntings, exorcisms, and Gullah superstitions

$27 $13

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One- or Three-Month Gym Membership with Unlimited Fitness Classes at Xtreme Performance Fitness (Up to 77% Off)

Xtreme Performance Fitness

YMCA

Unlimited access to the gym and group fitness classes helps inspire rapid change in physiques

$240 $59

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Laser Tag, Roller Skating, and Pizza for Two or Four at Star Castle (Up to 53% Off)

Star Castle

Highland Park

This medieval-castle-style skating rink and laser-tag arena pairs stone walls, archways, and coats of arms with modern music and lights

$22 $12

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One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes for One or Two People at Bikram Yoga Savannah (Up to 86% Off)

Bikram Yoga Savannah

Habersham Village

Instructor guides students through 26 postures during 90-minute class in heated room

$160 $23

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Day Pass, Camping Package, or Cottage Package for Family of Four at Fort McAllister (Up to 43% Off)

Fort McAllister

Richmond Hill

Historic fort on the banks of the Ogeechee River with live oak trees, salt marshes, and Civil War reenactments

$115 $69

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Two or Four Play Days at Rainbow Jump N Fun Play Center (Up to 61% Off)

Rainbow Jump N Fun Play Center

Richmond Hill

Indoor-outdoor play zone with inflatables, swing sets, a trampoline, basketball court, and a 22-foot slide

$18 $8

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Two or Four Personal Training Sessions at Energy Oasis (Up to 77% Off)

Energy Oasis

Midway

Kathy Ackerman augments personal training sessions with her extensive training in Pilates and yoga

$150 $39

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Round of Golf Including Cart for Two or Four at The Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes (Up to 58% Off)

The Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes

Hardeeville

Par-72 course challenges with twisty greens and vengeful bunkers surrounded by lakes and wetland across 7,300 yards; cart included

$100 $42

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Two-Hour Kayak Tour of Hilton Head Island for Two or Four from Marshgrass Adventures (Up to 56% Off)

Marshgrass Adventures

Bluffton

Knowledgeable guides lead two-hour kayak expeditions through Hilton Head Island waterways in search of dolphins, fish, and birds

$120 $55

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Shooting-Range Packages at Palmetto State Armory (Up to 51% Off). Three Options Available.

Palmetto State Armory

Ridgeland

Air-conditioned range at an outfitter staffed by experts in all manner of firearms

$55 $29

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Standup-Paddleboarding Rental with Instruction for Two or Four from Palmetto Paddle Sports (Up to 63% Off)

Palmetto Paddle Sports

Bluffton

Knowledgeable instructors teach the basics of paddleboarding before setting students free to explore the Hilton Head Island waterways

$130 $49

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$135 for a 2-Hour Hand-Crabbing Experience for Up to 6 People from May River Excursions ($250 Value)

May River Excursions

Bluffton

On 24-foot Carolina Skiff, captains ferry private parties of up to six to Bluffton's back creeks in search of blue crab to catch by hand.

$250 $135

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at CannonFit Transformation Center (50% Off)

Cannonfit Transformation Center

Bluffton

Metabolic boot camps are designed to burn more fat and keep metabolisms fast.

$139 $70

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Admission to the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force for Two or Four (Up to 50% Off)

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

Pooler

Museum chronicles Mighty Eighth Air Force's legacy with stunning exhibits and a combat gallery with a B-17 bomber, currently being restored

$20 $10

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Sushi-Making Class with Sake and a Bamboo Mat to Take Home for One or Two at Kurama (Up to 50% Off)

Kurama

Hilton Head Island

Instructors demonstrate how to make three different sushi rolls while narrating the history of sushi; students get a small carage of sake

$70 $40

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5 or 10 Booty Barre Classes at Powerhouse Gym (Up to 54% Off)

Powerhouse Gym

Bluffton

Barre fitness classes tone physiques and tighten rears with ballet-inspired, isometric movements

$75 $35

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All-Day Mini Golf for Two, Four, or Six at Adventure Cove (Up to 53% Off)

Adventure Cove

Hilton Head Island

Two 18-hole courses challenge mini golfers with waterfalls, contoured greens, and quirky challenges on each green

$29.90 $15

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One Day of Unlimited Mini Golf for Two Children or Adults at Legendary Golf (50% Off)

Legendary Golf

Multiple Locations

Players can traverse three courses and challenge their skills as they encounter curved tracks, water hazards, trees, and other obstacles

$90 $45

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Walking History or Ghost Tour for Two or Four from Beaufort Tours LLC (Up to 65% Off)

Beaufort Tours LLC

Northwest Quadrant

Walk through a 300-year-old town and learn about its history and pre-Civil War–era homes or spooky apparitions of Revolutionary soldiers

$40 $17

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$17 for $30 Worth of Bicycle Rental — SLOWCOUNTRY RENTALS LLC

Slowcountry Rentals Llc

Beaufort

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

$30 $17

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at World Martial Arts Academy (45% Off)

World Martial Arts Academy

Downtown

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

$600 $330

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Shooting-Range Package for Two or Four with Firearm Rental and Targets at Aim Center Mass (Up to 49% Off)

Aim Center Mass

Hinesville

Eight shooting stalls within an air-conditioned climate

$37 $19

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$39 for Six Weeks of Martial Arts Classes and a T-shirt from TrySelfDefense.com ($349 Value)

TrySelfDefense.com

Multiple Locations

Expert instructors teach essential martial arts skills, as well as discipline and confidence

$349 $39

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Georgia Sea Turtle Center Visit for Two or Four (Up to 39% Off)

Georgia Sea Turtle Center

Jekyll Island

Watch sea turtles being nursed back to health and explore interactive exhibits about sea turtles and wildlife

$14 $8.50

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Historical Tour for Two or Four at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation (Up to 43% Off)

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation

Brunswick

Take a guided tour of this Georgia historic site, which preserves the lifestyle of low-country rice growers in the 19th century

$15 $9

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$19 for $35 Worth of Horseback Riding — Twisted T Performance Horses

Twisted T Performance Horses

Waverly

One-hour private riding lesson focusing on the fundamentals of riding

$35 $19

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"The Nutcracker" at Sottile Theatre at the College of Charleston on December 19 (Up to 40% Off)

"The Nutcracker"

Sottile Theatre at the College of Charleston

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Tchaikovsky’s classic score twirls to life in a holiday classic which sees young Clara venture into a dreamland of snow and ice

$48 $29

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Santa Bar Crawl for One, Two, or Four from Carolina Nightlife on Saturday, December 13 (47% Off)

Carolina Nightlife

Mynt

Downtown Charleston bars host revelers as they crawl from spot to spot dressed in holiday-themed costumes

$15 $8

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One Month of Unlimited Classes or 10- or 20-Class Pass at The Yoga House Charleston (Up to 59% Off)

The Yoga House of Charleston

Charleston

Internationally trained yoga instructors lead all levels of classes – from beginners to advanced – in clean, spacious, spa-like atmosphere

$90 $39

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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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Two-Hour BYOB Cocktail Cruise or Three-Hour Afternoon Sail for Up to Six at Sail South Carolina (Up to 53% Off)

Sail South Carolina

Harleston Village

Expert captain mans a 43-foot sailboat during customized expeditions at sunset or during the day

$350 $175

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Classes for Kids or Adults at Masters Studios (Up to 76% Off). Three Options Available.

Masters Studios

Multiple Locations

Masters Studios trains students to achieve goals, whether to get in shape, train, or to become a martial arts master

$70 $25

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$5 for $15 Worth of Zumba — The Mall

The Mall

Charleston

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

$15 $5

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Ghost or Civil War Walking Tour of Charleston for Two or Four from Old Charleston Walking Tours (Up to 57% Off)

Old Charleston Walking Tours

Charleston

Guides spend up to two hours leading groups through Charleston’s historic and haunted sites, such as old graveyards and battlegrounds

$37 $17

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Four-Class Intro Package for One or Two at Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Charleston (Up to 51% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Charleston

Multiple Locations

Experienced instructors lead individuals or pairs through private, personalized lessons and group practice sessions designed for beginners

$70 $35

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One Month of Unlimited CrossFit Classes or 10 CrossFit Classes at CrossFit Charleston (Up to 76% Off)

CrossFit Charleston

Charleston

CrossFit classes emphasize functional, intense movements; workouts change six days a week

$165 $59

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$9.99 for All-Day Disc Golf Plus Disc Rental for Four at Trophy Lakes ($20 Value)

Trophy Lakes

Charleston

Players toss rental disc on 18-hole course with two tee boxes per hole

$20 $9.99

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Two-hour Photo Walking Tour of Charleston for 2 or 4 from Say Charleston! Photo Walking Tours (Up to 52% Off)

Say Charleston! Photo Walking Tours

Washington Square Park

Photojournalist leads tour groups on a 2-mile stroll through Charleston while taking their pictures; access to an online gallery of shots

$60 $29

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10 or 20 Boot-Camp Classes from Gaia Fit (Up to 82% Off)

Gaia Fit

Medway Park

Students heft medicine balls, stretch resistance bands, and accelerate through floor routines during 45-minute classes

$110 $35

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Crazy Dash Walking-Adventure Tour for Two or Four from Crazy Dash Digital Adventures (50% Off)

Crazy Dash Digital Adventures

Multiple Locations

The digital game requires a smartphone and takes you on a tour of the sights

$39.95 $20

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One Month of Gymnastics Classes for One, Two, or Three Children at East Cooper Gymnastics (Up to 54% Off)

East Cooper Gymnastics

Wando

Instructors guide small groups of children through gymnastics exercises, helping them to develop physical ability and confidence

$60 $30

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$15 for Three Barre-Fitness Classes from Raising the Barre ($30 Value)

Raising the Barre

Charleston

Classes combine Pilates, ballet, and resistance-training techniques to build lean muscles, strengthen cores, and boost flexibility

$10 $5

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Walking Tour for Two or Four from Civil War Walking Tours (Up to 53% Off)

Civil War Walking Tours

Historic Charleston Foundation Bookstore

History expert and reenactor leads Civil War tour of city, sprinkling in first-person narratives and period photographs

$40 $19

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One or Two Two-Hour Pole-Dancing Workshops at Charleston Pole Dance (Up to 55% Off)

Charleston Pole Dance

Club NV

Students learn seductive spins, turns, and other basic moves while building core strength in pole-dancing and chair dancing workshops

$50 $25

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Nickelback at North Charleston Coliseum on March 24 at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 29% Off)

Nickelback

North Charleston Coliseum

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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

$54.90 $38.75

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5, 10, or Unlimited CrossFit Classes with CrossFit Swagger at Select Fitness (Up to 69% Off)

Select Fitness

North Charleston

Members shed calories and build muscle through group classes, a fully stocked cardio center, free weights, and functional training

$65 $23

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$39 for $70 Groupon — Personal Training

Performance Nutrition

North Charleston

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

$70 $39

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Go-Kart Rides and VIP Racing Membership for One, Two, or Four at Charleston Rush Speedway (Up to 52% Off)

Charleston Rush Speedway

North Charleston

Race 12 laps in a junior cart, or 16 laps (2.5 miles) in an adult cart, and gain membership privileges for one year

$52 $25

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Flight Aviation Lesson or 30-Minute Helicopter Tour and Photo Safari from Holy City Helicopters (Up to 45% Off)

Holy City Helicopters

North Charleston

Take to the skies for an hour-long lesson in a Robinson R22 helicopter, or sit back for a picturesque cruise above regional landmarks

$325 $225

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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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10 Group Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at 4Ever Fit Studio (Up to 52% Off)

4Ever Fit Studio

North Charleston

Passionate, licensed fitness trainer uses her own experience at weight loss to lead people of all fitness levels in entertaining classes

$60 $29

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Two or Four 18-Hole Rounds of Golf with Practice Facility Access at Legend Oaks Golf Club (Up to 77% Off)

Legend Oaks Golf Club

Summerville

Golfers launch drives through the wetlands, fragrant pines, and 300-year-old oak trees of an 18-hole golf course

$93 $24

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Five or Ten Kickboxing Classes at Kickboxing Summerville (Up to 86% Off)

Kickboxing Summerville

Summerville

Fitness-centric classes utilize kickboxing techniques to burn away calories

$90 $15

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One or Three 60-Minute Golf Lessons with a PGA Teaching Pro from Rtaylor Golf (Up to 52% Off)

Rtaylor Golf

The Golf Club at Wescott Plantation

PGA teaching pro helps players perfect their golf game with one or three private lessons

$80 $39

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4 Weeks of Unlimited CrossFit, Boxing, and Boot Camp Classes at CrossFit Talem (75% Off)

Crossfit Talem

Summerville

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

$125 $31

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Private Golf Lessons from Professional Golf Instruction with Perry Green (Up to 62% Off)

Golf Instruction with Perry Green

North Charleston

PGA pro leads either a nine-hole private playing lesson or a 90-minute lesson with take-home video analysis

$180 $80

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18-Hole Round of Golf with Cart Rental for Two or Four at Summerville Country Club (Up to 53% Off)

Summerville Country Club

Summerville

Carolina pines line the fairways of par 71 course; bermuda-grass greens and water hazards come in play on 12 holes

$74 $37

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One or Two Rounds of Golf for One with Cart on the Harbor Course at Wild Dunes Resort (Up to 57% Off)

Wild Dunes Resort

Harbor Course

The Harbor Golf Course presents a challenging path filled with lagoons, salt marshes, and views of the Intracoastal Waterway

$115 $49

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$20 for a Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum Visit for Two (Up to $40 Value)

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum

Patriots Point

Historic vessels that fought in World War II, Vietnam, and the Korean War; retrieved the Apollo 8 astronauts; and earned many battle stars

$40 $20

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Five Rounds of Golf with Range Balls at Dunes West Golf and River Club (Up to 76% Off)

Dunes West Golf and River Club

Mount Pleasant

Players drive balls across 6,781-yard course that runs along marshland water hazards

$205 $49

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$40 for Entry for One to Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race on Saturday, March 7, 2015 ($100 Value)

Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race

Boone Hall Plantation

This obstacle-filled 5K has runners climbing walls and crawling through mud to reach a beer- and music-filled party at the finish line

$100 $40

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$30 for $60 Worth of Cooking Classes at The Coastal Cupboard in Mount Pleasant

The Coastal Cupboard

Belle Hall Shopping Center

Chef Bryan Breland uses local ingredients to prepare steaks, shrimp ‘n’ grits, and blue crab in classes limited to 20 students

$60 $30

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Four-Day Musical Instrument Course at Music Studio of Jordan Alexander (43% Off)

Music Studio Of Jordan Alexander

Mount Pleasant

From the merchant: Four-week introductory class on songwriting and composition; student will have an original piece by course end

$100 $57

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at CheckMat Charleston Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Fitness (65% Off)

Checkmat Charleston Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Fitness

Mount Pleasant

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

$240 $84

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The YMCA is a cause-driven organization that is for youth development, for healthy living and for social responsibility. That?s because a strong community can only be achieved when we invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. All of our YMCA of Coastal Georgia locations embody these three values so that everyone regardless of age, gender or income is given the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive at the Y. With a variety of group fitness classes ranging from Zumba to family fit nights, spin classes to TRX and everything in between, you?re sure to find what you?re looking for at the YMCA! Our staff pumps up adult fitness regimens with aquatic fitness and boot-camp classes, basketball courts, personal-training sessions and so much more. We?ve also filled our fitness centers with free weights, cardio equipment, and weight machines. When they?re not helping adults trim down waistlines during Brazilian-jujitsu, cycling, and aerobics classes, staff members are getting back in touch with their inner children. They stimulate imagination, mental development, and growth as they lead children?s day camps, after-school programs, and numerous sports offerings.

204 5th Ave.
Tybee Island,
GA
US

Daufuskie Discoveries creates opportunities to explore Daufuskie Island's lush, historic habitat with customized guided or private outings. An enclosed or open-air water taxi quickly shuttles small groups from Hilton Head or Savannah to the island's three-mile stretch of sandy beach in 30 minutes, with captains tossing out facts about Calibogue Sound and Cooper River. Customers disembark and board their conveyance of choice—golf cart, boat, or shoes—before bursting through the tree line into specific isle regions, such as Bloody Point, which houses the Bloody Point Cemetery and Bloody Point Lighthouse & Silver Dew Winery. Three-hour private cruises skirt the coastline as a guide artfully describes the sun dipping beneath marshes as a hot air balloon deflated by a stampeding herd of storks.

60 Beach Drive
Daufuskie Island,
SC
US

While tutoring students in the art of kiteboarding, Mike Campanaro and John Mapel of AOK Watersports are able to call upon a lifetime of wave-taming experience in a bounty of extreme sports, including power-kiting and windsurfing. Though the dedicated instructors specialize in kiteboarding, they also offer equipment, lessons, and rentals for activities such as land-kiting and paddleboarding. Two-hour land-kiting courses help beginners glean basics for handling kites or taking midnight shifts as bird walkers.

1510 Butler Ave.
Tybee Island,
Georgia
US

North Island Surf and Kayak's durable and dependable rentals transport paddlers into the natural world of Georgia's barrier islands. Kayaks zip through inland rivers, bays, and sinuous creeks with equal deftness and gusto. Adventurers can load the versatile vessels onto cars with the aid of a willing staff or cast off from North Island's floating dock to explore the surrounding territory. Navigate the marshes of nearby Little Tybee Island or climb to the top of Cockspur Beacon and misdirect hapless mariners. From the perch of a kayak, vigilant oar-pullers can commune with the region's native species, including dolphins, otters, and a bevy of avian friends. In addition to the pointy aquatic vessel, each rental comes with a paddle, life jacket, comfortable seat back, and flushing toilet.

1 Old US Highway 80
Tybee Island,
GA
US

With more than three decades as a marine biologist tucked under his waders, Dr. Joe Richardson has studied beaches from Nova Scotia to the Bahamas, but he still never ceases to marvel at the diversity of Tybee Island’s shores. The widely published professor emeritus of marine sciences at Savannah State University delights in sharing his knowledge about these lively shores, and to that end hosts walking tours for groups of all ages that incorporate conversation and hands-on activities. As his followers comb their fingers and toes through the sand of the beaches and inlets, they search for fossilized shark teeth and animals that Dr. Joe helps identify. He also discusses the tides, sand layers, local marine life, and which creatures eat with salad forks or soup spoons. Along the rock jetty, groups splash into tide pools to learn about the intertidal zone and the ways animals adapt to this habitat, then help Dr. Joe collect live specimens for a field aquarium by pulling in a 50-foot beach seine net and examining the fish and crabs caught in its weave. Lucky guests can glimpse the sleek fins of dolphins, and curious ones can ask Dr. Joe about his research projects, current ecological concerns, and how mermaids keep their fingers from getting pruny.

30 Meddin Dr.
Tybee Island,
Georgia
US

Dirk Hardison finds the beauty of Savannah to be in its details—the cherry trees that line Huntingdon Street and the antebellum Victorian architecture of the Mercer House. These are elements he knows inside and out—in his two decades as a Savannah resident, he has worked on preservation projects of the First Bryan Baptist Church and the 1921 Lucas Theatre. He also served as the architectural design consultant for the Historic Savannah Foundation, a nonprofit organization that promotes the maintenance and restoration of buildings in all nine historic districts.

Dirk knows that Savannah’s details are easily blurred from onboard a moving vehicle or traffic-dodging police horse, so he founded Savannah Rambles, where he orchestrates walking tours of his beloved city. Though the rambles are built around architecture, the city’s structural elements also serve as stepping-stones into explorations of Savannah’s history and culture. Aside from the signature Savannah Architectural Ramble—a two-hour tour that can be open, private, or extended to the five-hour grand version—the nighttime Dark Ramble meets at Tomochichi’s gravesite and slinks through the oldest streets and burial sites as Dirk recounts eerie Savannah lore.

221 East York Street
Savannah,
GA
US