Kids Activities in Woodland Park

$29 for Two Hours of Bowling Including Shoe Rental for Up to Six at Nationwide Bowling (Up to $80 Value)

Nationwide Bowling

Multiple Locations

$80 $29

Eleven locations with amenities such as automatic scoring, sports bars, grills, and arcade games

Two Hours of Bowling, Shoe Rental, and One Pitcher of Beer or Soda for Up to Six at Van Houten Lanes (Up to 70% Off)

Van Houten Lanes

Athenia

$82 $25

Sip soda or craft beer during friendly games at a bowling center with an on-site pizzeria

2, 5, or 10 Open-Jump Visits with or without $50 Party Credit at JumpNasium (Up to 86% Off)

JUMPnasium

Fairfield

$69.90 $10

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

$19 for One Year of Online Guitar Lessons from Center Stage Guitar Academy ($108 Value)

Center Stage Guitar Academy

Online Deal

$108 $19

Bryan Billhimer leads lessons organized by skill level, covering technique and song learning in high-quality videos shot from many angles

90-Minute Children's Birthday Party at Kid-den Around (Up to 58% Off)

Kid-den Around

Wayne

$375 $159

Parties for up to 12 children themed around dinosaurs, crafts, dancing, spa makeovers, or pirates

Two Hours of Bowling and Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at AMF Bowling Co. (Up to 56% Off)

AMF Bowling Centers

AMF Wallington Lanes

$44 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Group Music Lessons, Private Music Lessons, or Both at Leading Kids Academy (Up to 75%% Off)

Leading Kids Academy

Montville

$120 $39

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

Bowling Packages with Pizza for Two, Four or Six at Lodi Lanes (Up to 51% Off)

Lodi Lanes

Lodi

$57 $29

Bowl through two-hours of lane time with package that includes shoe rental, soft drinks and pizza appetizers

One or Three 30-Minute Private Figure Skate Lessons at Edge Skate Shop (Up to 57% Off)

Edge Skate Shop

West Orange

$50 $25

Private 30-minute lessons teach students how to gracefully glide on the ice

Three Open-Bounce Sessions or a Party Package for 10 or 20 at BounceU (Up to 64% Off)

BounceU

Paramus

$32.85 $16

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Inflatable slides, obstacle courses, bounce houses, boxing ring, and basketball game

Four Two-Hour Open-Play Bounce Visits with Option for Simulator Rides at Screamin' Parties (Up to 55% Off)

Screamin' Parties

Multiple Locations

$62 $29

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Inflatable playground includes 20 ft. shark slide, interactive games, and obstacle course; roller coaster simulator offers lifelike thrills

$83 for $150 Groupon — Bernardsville School of Music inc.

Bernardsville School Of Music

Bernardsville

$150 $83

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Four or Eight Weeks of Private Music Lessons at Soul Search Records (Up to 73% Off)

Soul Search Records

Mountain Lakes

$145 $60

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

Afterschool Fashion or Sewing Camp, or an Eight-Week Fashion Course at Cheryl Fudge Fashion Camp (Up to 63% Off)

Cheryl Fudge Fashion Camp

Norwood

$599 $250

Students learn about the fashion-design process and sewing, eventually producing their own creative garments or accessories

Ice Skating for Two or Four with Skate Rental, Drink, and Snack at Aspen Ice at Flemington (Up to 55% Off)

Aspen Ice at Flemington

Raritan

$32 $15

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Full-size NHL rink with arcade hosts groups for open-skate sessions that include snacks, drinks, and a DJ on Friday nights

$65 for Membership with Three Kids’ Classes, Six Playspace Passes, and Registration Fee ($209.50 Value)

Kidville

Englewood

$209.50 $65

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Children’s center helps develop social and educational skills with art, music, gym, enrichment program classes, and a play space

Kids' Summer Discovery Camp, Academic-Enrichment Workshop, or Tutoring at A Love for Learning (Up to 79% Off)

A Love for Learning

Englewood

$225 $79

Kids' tutoring sessions and enrichment workshops or summer camp

Kids Sports Classes at CATS: Children's Athletic Training School (Up to 42% Off). Three Options Available.

CATS: Children's Athletic Training School

Midtown East

$150 $89

Children aged 1–4 stay active and healthy during the center's sports activities and mobility-focused classes

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

Museum of Tolerance New York

Mid Town

$30 $17

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

BYOB Ceramics Painting on Saturday Nights for Two or Four Adults at Make Meaning (Up to 45% Off)

Make Meaning

Multiple Locations

$50 $29

Guests paint ceramics such as picture frames, bowls, and trays while enjoying drinks

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

Museum Of The Moving Image

Astoria

$24 $14

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

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

Ryan Cantwell Music Coaching & Recording

New York

$100 $55

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Visit for Two, Four, or Six to the Museum of American Finance (Up to 58% Off)

Museum of American Finance

Financial District

$16 $8

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The story of American finance told through collections of historic documents and interactive exhibits

“Body Worlds: Pulse” Human-Anatomy Exhibit at Discovery Times Square (Up to 46% Off)

"Body Worlds"

Discovery Times Square

$23.41 $13

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Exquisitely preserved specimens show the inner workings of human anatomy, letting guests gaze at real muscles, nerves, and blood vessels

Two or Four 30-Minute Private Music Lessons at Shobo Music Academy (Up to 52% Off)

Shobo Music Academy

Cliffside Park

$54 $27

Students hone their musical skills in one-on-one guitar, piano, drums, trumpet, flute, or voice lessons tailored to their needs

Four or Eight 30-Minute Music Lessons at Fort Lee School of Music (Up to 63% Off)

Fort Lee School of Music

Fort Lee

$120 $49

Instructors educated at world-renowned music schools teach piano, violin, guitar, voice, cello, and flute

10 or 15 Open-Jump Play Times at Jump On In (Up to 61% Off)

Jump On In

Boonton

$100 $49

Kids clamber through giant inflatable obstacle courses, slip down slides, and burn extra energy bouncing and jumping

Birthday Party for Up to 10 or Kids' Museum Visit for Two or Four at Imagine That!!! (Up to 54% Off)

Imagine That!!!

Florham Park

$21.90 $11

Kids explore more than 50 interactive exhibits in this 16,000 sq. ft. space or enjoy themed activities as they celebrate a birthday

$200 for $400 Worth of Music Lessons — Violin lessons

Violin Lessons

On Location

$400 $200

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One, Three, or Seven Half-Hour Virtual Music Lessons from Peace of Mind Music Lessons (Up to 61% Off)

Peace of Mind Music Lessons

Redeem from Home

$20 $10

Communicating via Skype, instructors work with students during music classes that focus on subjects such as vocals, guitar, and theory

Two-Hour Survival School in Central Park for One, Two, or Four from Vertically Inclined (Up to 73% Off)

Vertically Inclined

Online Deal

$65 $22

Wilderness guides cover basic map and compass skills and what should be in your day pack, including gear with multiple uses

$149 for a Party Visit from a Superhero or Princess from NYC pARTy Kids ($300 Value)

NYC pARTy Kids

On Location

$300 $149

Entertainers dressed as Spiderman, Batman, or a Princess liven up children's birthday parties

$29 for Three Months of 3D Guitar Lessons Online from iPerform 3D Online Guitar Lessons ($168.85 Value)

iPerform3D Online Guitar Lessons

Online Deal

$168.85 $29

Online lessons use 3D tech with video, tabs and backing tracks to let users follow along from any angle and create customizable lesson plans

Two- or Four-Hour Video Game Tournament Party for 10 from Empire State Gaming (50% Off)

Empire State Gaming

Redeem from Home

$300 $149

Staffers bring a video game and monitor to the location of your choice and run tournament play for up to 10

Eight-Week Kids' Play and Learn Session for One or Two at Wild at Play (Up to 58% Off)

Wild at Play

The Waterfront

$320 $149

Kids attend eight weeks of enriching classes that focus on structured play, world music, and Bollywood dance

Four or Eight 90-Minute Guitar Classes with a Music Book at Yellow Frog Guitar Classes (Up to 54% Off)

Yellow Frog Guitar Classes

The Waterfront

$149 $69

Experienced guitar instructor teaches the instrument's fundamentals during group classes designed for beginners

One-Year Individual or Family Membership to Liberty Hall Museum (Up to 58% Off)

Liberty Hall Museum

Union

$25 $12

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Victorian fashions and antique furniture fill the rooms of this 200-year-old home where George Washington and General Grant once stayed

Admission for Two or Four to Children's Museum of the Arts (Up to 50% Off)

Children's Museum of the Arts

SoHo

$22 $11

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Considered among the city's best museums for kids, CMA features exhibits, hands-on art making workshops, a media lab, ball pond, and more

Museum of the City of New York Visit for Two or Four, or Annual Individual or Family Membership (Up to 55% Off)

Museum of the City of New York

Upper East Side

$20 $10

Museum with almost 90 years in its landmark building hosts events and exhibitions illuminating the past, present and future of New York City

Pottery Painting or Potter-Wheel Lesson for One or Two or BYOB Package for Two at Pottery-Plus (Up to 51% Off)

Pottery-Plus

Tarrytown

$40 $20

Expert artist teaches students of all experience levels and ages how to paint premade pottery or throw their own custom creations

10 or 20 Batting-Cage Tokens with Refreshments at The Ballpark (Up to 60% Off)

The Ballpark

Springfield

$25 $12

Indoor baseball and softball sessions offer batting-cage practice and classic stadium fare including drinks and popcorn

$150 for 4-Week Silver Membership with Private Lessons and Recording Access at So.i.Heard House of Music ($300 Value)

So.i.Heard House of Music

Millburn

$300 $150

Learn fundamental music techniques on instruments including guitar and bass; iPads with GarageBand aid in production and composition

One Batting-Cage Rental or One Month of Rentals with Optional Lessons at Gamers Baseball Academy (Up to 68% Off)

Gamers Baseball Academy

Kenilworth

$60 $19

Baseball and softball batting cages help batters hone skills with speeds ranging from little-league- to college-level pitches

Four Admissions or One-Year Family Membership to the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts (Up to 60% Off)

Museum of Early Trades & Crafts

Madison

$20 $9.99

Museum dedicated to pre-Industrial America showcases tools, crafts, and trades inside a historic building from 1900

Two Games of Bowling for Two, Four, or Six with Shoe Rentals at Paradise Lanes (Up to 64% Off)

Paradise Lanes

Lincoln Park

$32 $15

Open for more than 50 years, alley offers bowling till 1 a.m. on Friday and Saturday

Learn How Harry Potter and History Collide at the Met

Harry Potter-Themed Tour of the Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

$40 $40

Museum educator Emily Turner uses the Met's exhibits to illuminate the ways in which Harry Potter draws on history and mythology

Arcade Play or Two-Hour Child's Birthday Party for Up to 10 at the Chinatown Fair (Up to 60% Off)

Chinatown Fair

Chinatown

$30 $15

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Arcade classics and contemporary favorites such as air hockey, skee-ball, basketball, DDRX3, BeatMania, car racing and ticketed prize games

Admission for One or Two or Annual Membership for One or a Family at the Jewish Museum (Up to 49% Off)

The Jewish Museum

Upper East Side

$15 $10

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Delve into art and Jewish culture with a 1-day admission or an annual membership, offering discounts, early access to exhibitions, and more

Zip-Lining Challenge, Kayak and Wine Adventure, or Whitewater Rafting from Outdoor Connections (Up to 40% Off)

Outdoor Connections

James Farley Main Post Office

$410 $249

Tackle a 1,000-foot zip line, pair kayaking with Hudson Valley wines, or paddle through class II and III rapids in the Poconos

$49 for $90 Worth of Music Lessons — Flute Lessons with Barbara Siesel

Flute Lessons With Barbara Siesel

New York

$90 $49

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Up to 50% Off Museum — Museum at Eldridge Street; Valid Tuesday 10 AM - 4 PM

Museum at Eldridge Street

Chinatown

$10 $5

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$248 for $450 Worth of Music Lessons — Freddy Charles Music

Freddy Charles Music

New York

$450 $248

Three 45-minute guitar or drum lessons with recording artist Freddy Charles

$20 for Visit for Two Plus a Guided Tour at Museum of the American Gangster ($40 Value)

Museum of The American Gangster

East Village

$40 $20

Museum profiling mob bosses, bank robbers, and gangsters in old St. Mark's speakeasy

One-Year Membership to El Museo del Barrio New York (Half Off). Two Options Available.

El Museo del Barrio New York

Manhattan

$50 $25

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One year of admission and invitations to exhibition openings at a museum with 6,500 pieces of Latino, Latin American, and Caribbean art

$130 for $260 Groupon — Classical Guitar NYC

Classical Guitar Nyc

New York

$260 $130

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Visit for Two Adults and Up to Three Children to New-York Historical Society (Up to 47% Off)

New-York Historical Society

Upper West Side

$38 $19.99

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NYC's oldest museum houses 1.6 million works of art, 100,000+ historical documents and objects, and a special Madeline exhibit

$220 for $400 Groupon — Grammy Music producer

Cool Guy Music Studios

New York

$400 $220

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Art-Museum Membership or Visit for Two or Four at The National Academy Museum & School (57% Off)

National Academy Museum & School

Upper East Side

$30 $15

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Inside a renovated 5th Ave. mansion, dating back to 1902, guests enjoy exhibits by American masters and contemporary artists and architects

Individual, Family, or Supporter Membership to The Studio Museum in Harlem (Up to 61% Off)

Studio Museum

Harlem

$50 $25

Dedicated to developing artists of African descent, the Museum celebrates contemporary art and Harlem’s rich cultural history

$120 for $240 Groupon — Brooklyn Guitar Lessons with Bryan Wade

Brooklyn Guitar Lessons With Bryan Wade

New York

$240 $120

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Passes for One, Two, or Four People at Modern Pinball NYC (Up to 53% Off)

Modern Pinball NYC

Manhattan

$19 $9

Rack up points with unlimited play on 30+ pinball machines from the 70s to today; as seen on NBC's TODAY show, FOX News and Wall St. Journal

One, Three, or Five Family Play Day Passes or One or Three Drop-In Classes at City Treehouse (Up to 56% Off)

City Treehouse

Chelsea

$40 $20

Kids' expel energy in a nature-themed indoor play center or develop creative and motor skills in dance, art, language, and music classes

Four Private Music Lessons from Music Workshop Lessons & Sales (45% Off)

Music Workshop

Roselle Park

$100 $55

Personal, professional studio lessons for one month in your choice of guitar, drums, piano, or voice at storefront location

Ice Skating with Skate Rental for Two or Four at City Ice Pavilion (Up to 42% Off). Four Options Available.

City Ice Pavilion

Sunnyside

$26 $15

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Indoor NHL–size ice rink allows skaters to practice gliding, spinning, spraying quick-stop flurries

Museum Tour and Four-Course Cooking Class for One or Two at Heritage Museum of Epirus (Up to 56% Off)

Heritage Museum of Epirus

Astoria

$100 $49

Explore a museum full of Epirus culture; cooking classes are organized by ETHOS Performing Arts and are held Saturdays and Sundays

Party-Supply Rentals at Carnival Parties (Up to 60% Off). Five Options Available.

Carnival Parties

Maspeth

$200 $99

Party add-ons range from cotton candy to live magicians; rental packages include a bounce house or tables and chairs

5 or 10 Open Play Sessions at Bounce 'N Play (Up to 46% Off)

Bounce 'N Play

Astoria

$60 $35

Kids ages 1–13 frolic through an indoor recreation center filled with inflatable gyms, obstacle courses, and safe zones for little ones

Two Hours of Indoor Trampoline Play for Two or Four at Bounce! Trampoline Sports (Up to 53% Off)

Bounce! Trampoline Sports

Valley Cottage

$48 $25

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Five trampoline courts encourage leaps, flips, basketball slam-dunks, and cushioned falls into a foam pit; special zone for tots

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As a state-of-the-art indoor pond, Floyd Hall Arena provides ice so smooth and true that even the Zamboni drivers can't help but purposefully get their tongues stuck to it. After strapping on their skates, all ages and skill levels can practice figural flow, hone their hockey stopping, and improve their foot-cursive penmanship. For the especially graceful, the facility also rents Olympic-quality walkers ($3, not included in this Groupon) that turn any avalanching ice princess into an upright frozen duchess. Since opening in 1998, the arena has hosted more than a dozen NHL teams and countless quantities of avid skaters young and old.

1 Floyd Hall Dr
Little Falls,
NJ
US

Uniquely residing indoors, the marquee at Fabian 8 Cinema evokes nostalgia with its towering lights and brick façade, even as it flashes the current features in digital print. Within the actual theaters, viewers recline in high-backed rocker seats, arranged in extra-wide stadium configurations for maximum comfort and cowering space during scary scenes. Serving eyes a veritable feast of motion pictures, first-run features spring from the latest in digital cinema technology, augmented by digital and 3-D technologies.

301 Main St
Paterson,
NJ
US

At Van Houten Lanes, bowling balls thunder down the waxed stretches of 16 AMF synthetic lanes—and crash through the neat rows of AMF pins waiting at the end. All the while, an AMF automatic scoring system keeps an up-to-the-minute record of each player's successes and struggles. And yet bowling isn't all that this modern alley has to offer—a large-screen TV, pool table, and an internet-connected jukebox render the cocktail lounge comfortable enough to pass for "the new apartment" when parents come to visit. The bowling facility's café fuels play with cheesy calzones and signature Hoboken-style 32-inch pizzas—all of which can be washed down with craft beer from Flying Dog Brewing. Thanks to these ample amenities, including family-friendly touches such as lane bumpers, Van Houten Lanes frequently hosts events ranging from children's parties to fundraisers.

564 Van Houten Ave
Clifton,
NJ
US

Gigantic green, blue, orange, and yellow inflatables pack JumpNasium?s 13,000-square-foot playground, with some stretching all the way to the high ceiling. Within them, kids burn off energy clambering over obstacles and cascading down slides. They shoot hoops, hurl dodge balls, and kick soccer balls around the massive air-filled sports complex or knock the cover off baseballs at the inflatable T-ball park. Kids then catch their breath at the arcade with lighted air-hockey tables and video games before losing their breath once more in the hurricane simulator which blows winds up to 80 miles per hour just like the used-car salesman simulator. With five party packages, JumpNasium also make its playground an ideal spot for birthdays, winning kids over with playtime and a trip to the photo booth to commemorate the big day.

204 Passaic Ave.
Fairfield,
NJ
US

Under the umbrella of The Bowling Proprietors' Association of North Jersey, an eclectic group of alleys work together to fill the region with the thunder of scattering pins. At most of Bowling Proprietors' bowling centers, bowlers keep track of pummeled pins with automatic scoring, and bumpers, which arrive at the call of a button, keep balls on course without filling the gutters with retired VCRs. Snack bars at some locations bolster ravenous bowlers, and game rooms in select centers keep hand-eye coordination in peak condition. Free WiFi is available in some centers so that winners can exercise bragging rights.

200 US Highway 46
Elmwood Park,
NJ
US

Hawthorne Theater opened in 1928, making it one of the first movie houses established in the area. And though at almost 90 years of age the space is older than most buildings in North America, it's recently undergone major renovations to keep up with modern technology. According to an interview with owner Jack Sayegh at NorthJersey.com, the fully digital five-screen cinema was outfitted with new carpeting and chairs, Real D and 3-D movie equipment, Dolby Surround Sound in all theaters, and human ticket-takers to replace the outdated robot ones. The article also cites that the theater?which has been independently owned since 1980?is maintained by Jack's father, uncle, and cousin, reinforcing its family-friendly nature.

300 Lafayette Ave
Hawthorne,
NJ
US