Rowing in Forest Park, IL

"Learning The Ropes" or "Learning To Boulder" Classes for One or Two at First Ascent Climbing (Up to 49% Off)

First Ascent Climbing

Multiple Locations

Learn rope skills for climbing up to 6 stories tall, or learn technique for bouldering, a more powerful style of climbing on shorter walls.

$73 $39

Petting Farm and Animal Park Admission for Two, Four, or Six to Jo-Don Farms (40% Off)

Jo-Don Farms


Guests greet more than 200 animals, from camels to tigers, at zoo open for 40 years

$20 $12

Intro to Climbing Class, Day Passes for Two, or Family Pass at Upper Limits Rock Climbing Gym (Up to 59% Off)

Upper Limits Rock Climbing Gym


Climbers of all experience levels learn to scale the rocks in this 20,000-square-foot climbing gym

$30 $15

Two-Hour 21-Ft Electric or 22-Ft Pontoon Boat Rental for Up to 12 People from Vantage Boat Share (Up to 67% Off)

Vantage Boat Share

Vantage Boat Share

Luxury 21-foot electric boats or 22-foot pontoon boats host up to 12 guests in two-hour tours of area waterways

$250 $99

Two-Hour Kayaking for One or Two from Lake Katherine Nature Ctr/Botanic Garden (Up to 31% Off)

Lake Katherine Nature Ctr/Botanic Garden

Palos Heights

Guests rent kayaks for paddling past beavers, herons, and turtles of Lake Katherine, with walks through scenic botanical gardens afterwards

$16 $12

$15 For $30 Toward Sporting Goods & Apparel


Blackberry Countryside

$30 $15

Lake Michigan and Chicago River Architecture Cruise by Speedboat

Entertainment Cruises


$39.38 $39.38

Scuba-Diving Course with Option for Certification at Berry Dive Center (Up to 75% Off). Four Options Available.

Berry Dive Center


Scuba instructors lead students in diving techniques during weekend lessons inside classrooms, pools, and open water

$75 $19

$299 for Scuba Certification Course with Equipment Rental, Materials, and Gear Credit ($500 Value)

Got Air Scuba

Elk Grove Village

PADI instructors let students try out equipment or lead classroom, pool, and open-water instruction for open-water certification

$500 $299

$29 for a Party or Individual Discovery Dive at Learn Scuba Chicago ($75 Value)

Learn Scuba Chicago

Multiple Locations

Exploratory dives for beginners led by dive expert Captain Bob

$75 $29

Registration for One, Two, or Four to the Charity Stair Climb by PEER Services, on November 6 (Up to 45% Off)

PEER Services

Far North Side

This annual event sends climbers up a 20-story building in downtown Evanston to stop stigma and to raise addiction treatment scholarships

$25 $15

One or Two Three-Hour Introductory Sailing or Racing Lessons from 3rd Coast Cruising (Up to 68% Off)

3rd Coast Cruising

DuSable Harbor

US Coast Guard–certified captains and certified instructors welcome sailors aboard 30-foot or larger boat

$300 $99

Discover Scuba Class at Chicagoland Scuba (58% Off)

Chicagoland Scuba

Lake Zurich

Discover Scuba offers a brief introduction of all the ins and outs of underwater excursions

$60 $25

$130 for a Computer Nitrox Diver Scuba Diving Course with Online Materials and Certification Card at Dive Right In Scuba ($250 Value)

Dive Right In Scuba


Open Water Diver certification holders learn to dive using Nitrox as a breathing gas to reduce post-dive fatigue and increase safety margins

$250 $130

$15 For $30 Toward Sporting Goods


Blackberry Countryside

$30 $15

Three-Hour Sailing Lesson for Two, Four, or Six at Sailboat-X (Up to 54% Off)

Multiple Locations

US Sailing–certified instructors teach students to rig the boat and take the helm on a 33-foot vessel

$250 $132

Free Kids’ Event: Spooky Zoo Spectacular on Saturday, October 29

Free Kids’ Event: Spooky Zoo Spectacular

Lincoln Park Zoo

Kids of all ages don costumes and trick-or-treat throughout the zoo; rides, crafts in the animal houses, and a haunted house entertain

$0 $0

Up to 50% Off watersport rental at Apex Luxury Rental LLC

Apex Luxury Rental LLC

Far South Chicago

From the merchant: UNLIMITED Monthly Memberships, UNLIMITED Daily Wrist Bands & Tours for Half-Price Invest Today & begin your excursion

$230 $135

$69 for Eight Martial-Arts Lessons ($255 Value) — Jang's Yong In Martial Arts

Jang's Yong In Martial Arts

Forest Park

From the merchant: Learn the self-defense arts of Hapkido and Taekwondo taught by world champion Grand Master Mi Jung Jang and her staff

$255 $69

Lift Ticket with Optional Equipment Rental or a Beginner Package or Tubing at Cascade Mountain (Up to 52% Off)

Cascade Mountain Ski & Snowboard Area

Wisconsin Dells

Skiers and snowboarders of all skill levels sample 44 unique runs with a 460-foot vertical drop at outdoor hotspot undergoing expansion

$60 $29

$35 for 18 Holes of Golf with Cart Rental and Golf Balls at Bonnie Dundee Golf Course ($78 Value)

Bonnie Dundee Golf Course

East Dundee

Golfers are challenged by small greens well-guarded by sand hazards, forcing players to master their shot making

$78 $35

$37 for a Bicycle Tune-Up at Kozy's Cyclery ($75 Value)

Kozy's Cyclery

Multiple Locations

Adjustments of moving parts plus lubrication, wheel truing, inspection, and finishing wipedown

$75 $37

Bike Rentals from Wheel Fun Rentals (Up to 49% Off)

Wheel Fun Rentals

Multiple Locations

Group and solo pedalers mount bicycles, surreys, and other wheeled contraptions to cruise the waterfront and city

$35 $18

18-Hole Round of Golf for Two or Four with Cart Rental at Salt Creek Golf Club in Wood Dale (Up to 51% Off)

Salt Creek Golf Club

Salt creek Golf Club

Par 63 executive course encourages golfers to aim drives down tree-lined fairways and avoid water hazards that come in play on five holes

$90 $45

10 Open-Gym Sessions or Month of Preschool Gymnastics Classes at Flying High Sports & Rec Center (Up to 66% Off)

Flying High Sports & Rec Center

Multiple Locations

Kids cavort on inflatables and trampolines during open gym; preschool gymnastics classes teach fundamentals like backbends and beam balance

$120 $75

Premier or VIP 5K Entry for One, Two, or Four to The Color BUZZ on Saturday, May 6 (Up to 72% Off)

The Color BUZZ


Runners start out in white and travel through a fun 5K course of colored foam waterfalls, snow, bubbles, and foam jet cannons

$49 $15

$35 for a One-Hour Private Golf Lesson at Sarah Pesavento Golf ($75 Value)

Sarah Pesavento Golf


Professional instructor helps golfers hone their swings and game during private lessons

$75 $35

18-Hole Golf Outing for Two or Four at Deerpath Golf Course (Up to 60% Off)

Deerpath Golf Course

Onwentsia View

Golfers enjoy 18 holes on manicured greens, then hit up The Sandwedge Grill for a bite to eat

$136 $69

$27 for a 9-Hole Round of Golf and Cart Rental for Two at Fountain Hills Golf Club ($54 Value)

Fountain Hills Golf Club


GPS-equipped golf carts carry golfers across a course that covers 66 wooded acres and challenges play with three lakes and numerous bunkers

$54 $27

$49 for 18 Holes of Golf with Cart Rental and Range Balls at Randall Oaks Golf Club ($80 Value)

Randall Oaks Golf Club

West Dundee

18-hole championship golf course challenges players with water and sand hazards and multiple teeing areas for all skill levels

$80 $49

Select Local Merchants

  • Marine Navigation
    If it's the boater's life for you, you'll want to check out the incredible seaworthy vessels for rent at Marine Navigation in La Grange. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    La Grange, IL US
  • Seabreeze Charter
    Aboard SeaBreeze Charter's sailing yachts, passengers slice through Lake Michigan's waves, steered by the steady hand of a United States Coast Guard-certified captain. Also decorated with various racing awards, the captains now helm the yacht during chartered trips, and graciously hands over the wheel when instructing new sailors in the waters near Navy Pier. The vessel itself features two private cabins and a radio with an iPod connector, on which patrons can play classic maritime ballads about the difficulty of untying boating knots. In addition, an on-board life raft and a digital emergency call feature guard the boat against potential mishaps.
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    Chicago, IL US
  • Set Sail Chicago
    Whether you're a sailor, fisher, or just a pleasure-cruiser, Set Sail Chicago in Chicago has many vessels for rent that are sure to float your boat. Every great place has a restaurant on the side. When you come to this center, it's no different. Little ones are just as welcome as their parents at this center. Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles. Or, if you prefer, leave the car at home and catch public transportation at nearby stops at Madison/Wabash (Orange, Brown, Purple Express, Green, Pink) and Washington (Blue, Red).
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    Chicago, IL US
  • Pinnacle Yachts
    Put your cares aside and sail away at Pinnacle Yachts in Chicago. Whether you're looking for a quick snack or a full meal, the restaurant at this center is sure to dish out something delicious. Don't leave the kids at home — youngsters will love the family-friendly activities at this center just as much as mom and dad. Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Chicago, IL US
  • Caribbean Cruising Club of Chicago
    Looking to captain your own boat for a day? Set your heading for Caribbean Cruising Club of Chicago in Chicago. Check out the restaurant at this center for a delicious meal. Little ones are just as welcome as their parents at this center. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Chicago, IL US
  • Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club
    Put your cares aside and sail away at Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club in Chicago. Be sure to visit the restaurant at this center for a delicious meal. At this center, kids of all ages are welcome. Whether you are looking for street or lot parking, Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club is close to both.
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    Chicago, IL US