Fun & Leisure in Des Moines, IA


14 Lap Kart Race and 10-Minute Laser Tag Game for One, Two, or Four at Sleepy Hollow Sports Park (Up to 41% Off)

Sleepy Hollow Sports Park

Valley High Manor

Visitors enjoy a thrilling session of laser tag followed by a go-kart race through quarter-mile challenging Grand Prix style track

$24 $15

Escape Room Experience for Two, Four, or Eight at Escape Chambers (Up to 18% Off)

Escape Chambers

Downtown Des Moines

Groups locked in a room have an hour to solve clues, unlock puzzles, and find their way out

$30 $26

Summer Bowling Pass for One or Four at Bowlerama Lanes (Up to 99% Off)

Bowlerama Lanes

South Park

Friends and family gather at this lively bowling alley, which offers open bowling time seven days per week

$2,477 $23

Baseball Hall of Fame Tour (June 3–June 11)

Baseball Hall of Fame Tour

Principal Park

Interactive exhibits from the Baseball Hall of Fame invite fans to learn about baseball’s history and experience the game in a new way

$20 $13

Registration for One, Two, or Four to the Beer Run at Sleepy Hollow Sports Park (Up to 50% Off)

Sleepy Hollow Sports Park

Valley High Manor

Race benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society challenges participants to sample brews while running five kilometers

$75 $39

Social Painting Class for One, Two, or Four from El Arte Uncorked (Up to 55% Off)

El Arte Uncorked New

Merle Hay

A painting class held at Felix & Oscar’s guides students through the steps required to recreate the night’s selected painting

$40 $20

Entry to the Foam Glow 5K on Saturday, August 12, at 8:30 p.m.

Foam Glow

Principal Park

Runners dressed in all-white run through a 5K that features Foam Glow zones, where they’re sprayed with nontoxic, vibrantly colored foam

$50 $20

Ferrari/Lamborghini Italian Supercar Experience from The Motorsport Lab (Up to 84% Off). Two Options Available.

The Motorsport Lab

Southridge Mall

Drivers get behind the wheel of a Lamborghini or Ferrari with an instructor for laps around an autocross car-control course

$549 $88.99

The Dinner Detective Murder-Mystery Show (April 15-September 2)

The Dinner Detective Des Moines

Embassy Suites Des Moines Downtown

Suspicious glances fill ballroom as improv-savvy cast helps diners with invented identities solve a murder during a four-course meal

$79.90 $49

City Quest Scavenger Hunts for Two, Four, or Six (Up to 55% Off)

Operation City Quest

Des Moines

Beginning at a designated starting point, groups of two, four, or six use smartphones to explore the city, searching for hidden objects

$39.95 $18

One Team Scavenger Hunt Tour from Puzzling Adventures (54% Off)

Puzzling Adventures

East Village

Explore the city via an adventure combining the fun of a scavenger hunt with the information of a self-guided tour

$49.99 $23

10- or 20- Minute Rides or Birthday Package for Up to 24 Kids at Plush Animal Amusement Rides (Up to 62% Off)

Plush Animal Amusement Rides

Merle Hay Mall

Cruise the mall in style aboard large plush motorized stuffed animals

$40 $15

One or Two Hours of 1-on-1 Photography Lessons at Maxheim Photography (Up to 54% Off)

Maxheim Photography

Des Moines

Experienced photographer offers one-on-one photography tutoring sessions where clients learn the basics of photography

$95 $45

Minor or Moderate Photo Restoration at Maxheim Photography (Up to 48% Off)

Maxheim Photography

Des Moines

Studio restores old, damaged photos that are faded or creased

$95 $49

Open-Gym Time, Cheer and Tumbling Classes, or Party at Apex Athletics (Up to 57% Off). Five Options Available.

Apex Athletics

New Location

Kids work on their cheer, stunting, and tumbling techniques during open-gym times or classes; parties include time to play plus tasty pizza

$100 $44

$60 for $100 Worth of Gymnastics — Unity Acrobatic Sports & Artistic Movement

Unity Acrobatic Sports & Artistic Movement

Martin Luther King Jr. Park

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

$100 $60

$105 for $190 Worth of Recording-Studio Rental — B Squared Recording Studios

B Squared Recording Studios

Des Moines

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

$190 $105

Junior or Adult Go-Kart Races, VIP Track Pass with Race Discounts, or Birthday Party Package at MB2 Raceway (Up to 50% Off)

MB2 Raceway

Des Moines

High-performance electric European go-karts speed around quarter-mile indoor track at speeds of up to 45 mph

$100 $50

Three Rounds of Glow-in-the-Dark Mini Golf for Two, Four, or Six at Glowgolf (Up to 50% Off)

Glowgolf

Des Moines

Luminescent golf balls, lit-up putters, neon obstacles, and incandescent walls illume players negotiating tricky glow-themed landscapes

$18 $10

Groupon Exclusive Summer Camps, Jump Passes or a Party at Get Air (Up to 39% Off)

Get Air

Des Moines

Leap on a gigantic court of wall-to-wall trampolines and watch replays of your tricks on flat-screen monitors

$32 $20

Standup Comedy for Two or Four at Des Moines Funny Bone (Through June 17)

Funny Bone

Funny Bone

Upcoming acts include comics seen on The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, and more

$40 $15

18-Holes of Golf for Two or Four at Terrace Hills Golf Course (Up to 39% Off)

Terrace Hills Golf Course

Terrace Hills Golf Course

Golfers avoid water that lurks on eight holes and trees that line fairways as they complete and 18-hole, par 71 excursion

$37 $24

Golf Outing with Cart for Two or Four at Cedar Pointe Golf Course (Up to 66% Off)

Cedar Pointe Golf Course

Boone

Scenic par 72 course begins with open, forgiving front 9, easing golfers into back 9 that features water hazards on nearly every hole

$144 $49

Nitro Circus Live on Saturday, June 3, at 4 p.m.

Nitro Circus Live

Jack Trice Stadium

Motocross, BMX, and crazy-contraption riders execute tricks, flips, and other antics in a thrilling show filled with nonstop action

$46.69 $29

Chicago Explorer Pass Includes Admission to Three or Five Attractions from 20+ Options. Pay Nothing at Gate.

Go City Card

Online Deal

Card grants free admission to over 20 Chicago attractions such as Big Bus, Art Institute, SkyDeck Chicago, Chicago 360 and Navy Pier

$0 $67.50

Two-Hour Kayak, Paddle Boat, or Stand-Up Board Rental from CanoeSport Outfitters (Up to 61% Off)

CanoeSport Outfitters

CanoeSport Outfitters

Kayaks, stand-up boards, and paddle boats skim the waters of Lake Ahquabi during rentals

$22 $10

18-Hole Round and a Cart Rental at Perry Golf and Country Club (Up to 80% Off). Four Options Available.

Perry Golf and Country Club

Downtown Waukee

Golf club established in 1916 organizes courses, tournaments, and a variety of social events for golf enthusiast

$120 $29

Movie Tickets and Concessions from Dealflicks (Up to 20% Off). Two Options Available.

Dealflicks

Capitol II Theatre

Dealbucks can be used to purchase movie tickets and concessions at multiple theaters on Dealflicks.com

$20 $16

Escape-Room Game for Two, Four, or Eight at Breakout Games (Up to 51% Off). Five Options Available.

Breakout Games

Urbandale

Trapped in one of four themed mystery rooms, players must work together to solve puzzles and find clues to escape in just 60 minutes

$48 $38

$14 for Five Studio-Fee Sessions at Whatta' Dish ($30 Value)

Whatta' Dish

West Des Moines

Studio-fee sessions allow guests to embellish a wide variety of bisque pieces

$30 $14

Groupon Guide

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