Activities in West Hartford, CT


Whale-Watching Excursion for One or Two from Capt. Bill and Sons Whale Watch (Up to 44% Off)

Capt. Bill & Sons Whale Watch

Gloucester

A family of experts shares tips on spotting humpback and minke whales—as well as dolphins and seals—during three- to four-hour outings

$48 $28

Wine Tasting and Tour with Cheese and Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Haight-Brown Vineyard (Up to 49% Off)

Haight Brown Vineyard

Haight-Brown Vineyards

Vineyard tour and tasting of complete wine portfolio accompanied by cheese of the day, plus wine glass to take home

$34 $18

KidsPlay Children's Museum Visit for Two, Four, or Six (Up to 33% Off)

KidsPlay Children's Museum

Torrington

Museum’s hands-on activities include pretend grocery store, and enclosing yourself in a giant bubble

$10 $7.50

$30 for a Whale-Watching Cruise from Cape Ann Whale Watch (Up to $48 Value)

Cape Ann Whale Watch

Gloucester

View humpback and fin whales as they feed and play within close range of the 115 ft. boat, Hurricane II; valid all season long

$48 $30

Indoor Rock Climbing for Two or Four People at Mountain Fun (34% Off)

Mountain Fun

Wallingford Center

Climbers ages 6 and older can scale up to 25 ft. of rock wall along routes designed for novice and advanced guests alike

$40 $29

SUP, Kayak, Canoe, or Tandem Kayak Rental at Connecticut River Museum (Up to 56% Off). Five Options Available

Connecticut River Museum

Essex

Kayak, paddleboard, or canoe Essex Harbor, near museum housed in a refurbished 1878 steamboat hosts a 26-foot model-train layout

$30 $19

Wine Class with Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Haight-Brown Vineyard (Up to 54% Off)

Haight-Brown Vineyard

Haight-Brown Vineyards

Wine tasting matches gourmet chocolates with globally sourced cheese, and includes a keepsake glass

$70 $35

All-Day Paintball Outing with Paintballs and Equipment Rental for 2, 4, or 6 at Xtreme Paintball (Up to 59% Off)

Xtreme Paintball

Agawam

Teams equipped with hundreds of paintballs, all-day air, and fogless goggles target enemies on five fields scattered with manmade obstacles

$80 $39

Summer-Fun Package with Rides, Mini Golf, and 7D Movie for One or Two at Jenkinson's Boardwalk (Up to 40% Off)

Jenkinson's Boardwalk

Multiple Locations

Soak up nostalgia at a Jersey Shore boardwalk with Ice Cream, Rides, Mini Golf, and an interactive 7D theater with motion simulators

$63.95 $39

Four Zipline Rides for Two or Four or Thrill-Seeker Pass at Woodbury Ski Area (Up to 37% Off)

Woodbury Ski Area

Bunker Hill

Visitors enjoy activities such as ziplining over the treetops, tubing down slides, and scaling a climbing wall

$89 $57

Single-Day Pass, Adventure Sports Season Pass, or Wakeboarding Season Pass at Brownstone Park (Up to 40% Off)

Brownstone Park

Brownstone Park

Plenty of outdoor and on-the-water activities make for a summer’s worth of adventuring; wakeboard park features three System 2.0 runs

$34 $24

Admission for Two or Four to The Children's Museum (Up to 41% Off)

The Children's Museum

West Hartford

Museum engages kids with hands-on and interactive activities and exhibits, including a wildlife sanctuary and planetarium shows

$29.50 $18

Five or Ten Krav Maga Self-Defense Classes at Competitive Edge (Up to 69% Off)

Competitive Edge

West Hartford

World class instructors teach effective Krav Maga techniques for dispatching armed assailants while boosting self confidence in students

$60 $20

$21 for 10 Martial-Arts Classes with Uniform at Master Hwang's Martial Arts ($179 Value)

Master Hwang's Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Trainers guide classes from Little Dragons for young children to Tae Kwon Do for improved self-defense, self-discipline, and core strength

$179 $21

One or Two Months of Unlimited Aikido and Capoeira at Plus One Defense Systems (Up to 74% Off)

Plus One Defense Systems

West Hartford

9,000 sq. ft. facility with about 2,000 sq. ft. of mat space along with showers and a lounge with WiFi access

$130 $37

$38 for $75 Worth of Gallery Visits — Jazzmen Music and Gallery

Jazzmen Music And Gallery

West Hartford

From the merchant: Jazzmen Music and Gallery allows you to choose from a variety of Local Artisan Art that is unique to the eye

$75 $38

$15 for $30 Worth of Go-Kart Racing at Checkered Flag Raceway in Berlin

Checkered Flag Raceway

South West

Quarter-mile track sends racers zooming in one of three types of go-kart designs, with on-track computerized timer keeping score.

$30 $15

$17 for One Hour of Jump Time for Two, Valid Monday–Thursday at Flight Trampoline Park ($26 Value)

Flight Trampoline Park

New Britain

More than 50 flat and angled trampolines fill the 13,000-square-foot facility, which also boasts a foam pit for soft landings

$26 $17

The Zoo in Forest Park & Education Center Visit for Two, Four or Six with Optional Train Rides (Up to 51% Off)

The Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center

The Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center

More than 200 animals inhabit this nonprofit zoo, including alligators, western bobcats, and Vietnamese potbellied pigs

$18 $11

Two-Hour Bowling Package for 2, 4, or 6 at Hall of Fame Silver Lanes (Up to 48% Off)

Hall of Fame Silver Lanes

East Hartford

Bowling bowls careen down slick lanes as bowlers take breaks for pizza and concessions

$51 $32

Wine Tasting with Cheese Plate and Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Arrigoni Winery (Up to 48% Off)

Arrigoni Winery

Portland

Visitors sample five of this vineyard’s wines before enjoying a cheese plate—and more wine—on a scenic patio or in the pavilion

$56 $29

Blacklight Run 5K on Saturday, August 6, starting at 8:30 p.m.

Blacklight Run

Rentschler Field

At this laid-back nighttime 5K, runners are covered in colorful UV neon glow powder, which leaves them glowing under the blacklights

$65 $45

2, 4, 6, or 12 Paintball Passes with Safety Gear and Gun from Paintball USA Tickets (Up to 89% Off)

Paintball USA Tickets

Multiple Locations

Use passes for open play, safety gear, and gun rental at any of 80+ participating locations nationwide, including 6 in New England area

$140 $15

Art Camp for Preschoolers or School Age Kids, or Middle-School Kids from TeachArt2Me (Up to 48% Off)

TeachArt2Me

Glastonbury Center

Preschoolers and school age kids explore principles of art through mixed-media collage, clay sculpture, and painting

$75 $41

Movie, Popcorn, and Drinks for Two, Four, or Six at Parkade Cinemas (Up to 47% Off)

Parkade Cinemas

Manchester

Second-run movies such as The Imitation Game in a community movie theater; popcorn and drinks included

$32 $19

18 Holes of Golf with Cart Rental and Range Balls for Two or Four at Blue Fox Run Golf Course (Up to 40% Off)

Blue Fox Run Golf Course

Avon

Soak in views of the Farmington Valley on a 27-hole complex divided into three courses that players can combine into different experiences

$108 $75

10 or 20 Classes with Initiation and Uniform at Kids Love Martial Arts (Up to 91% Off)

Kids Love Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Kids develop focus, confidence, self-discipline, and self-respect while learning self-defense skills that make them bully-proof

$210 $20

One 60-Minute Horseback-Riding Lesson for One or Two at Spirit of the Horse Stables (48% Off)

Spirit of the Horse Stables

Morris

Students of all ages can learn the basics of horsemanship and riding from experienced instructors

$50 $26

$9 for $16 Worth of Mini Golf — Torza's Professional Golf Center

Torza's Professional Golf

Cromwell

From the merchant: A beautiful course that can be played two different ways and batting cages that pitch both soft and hard ball.

$16 $9

Bowling with Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at Apple Valley Bowl (Up to 48% Off)

Apple Valley Bowl

Southington

Groups of two, four, or six hit the synthetic lanes, which are equipped with automatic scoring and bumpers for kids

$23.96 $15

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