The family is the basic unit of society—yet, statistically, family members are the very people most likely to steal the extra Arch Deluxe you've been saving for all these years. Solidify family alliances and suss out enemies with today's Groupon: for $6, you get a half-hour boat rental at City Park (a $12 value). This Groupon is valid Saturday and Sunday; check the website for park hours.
Voted one of America's Coolest City Parks by Travel + Leisure, City Park provides a 1,300-acre natural respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. Rowboats and paddleboats, built for three and four respectively, shuttle passengers into a charming lagoon replete with playful perch, bass, and catfish ready to be caught from onboard with your own supply of bait and tackle. City Park’s hundreds of acres offer a quick change of scenery throughout the day, where numerous activities and attractions abound. A landscape dotted with playgrounds, trails, and eye-catching architecture facilitates a fun getaway for families, first dates, and families chaperoning first dates.