We all need a little push sometimes. It can be hard to say to yourself, "Ok, I'm not going home straight after work to watch Netflix for the rest of the night." You need someone or something that gets you out of your comfort zone aka your house!
If your bestie can't get you out of the house, maybe Groupon can. It can be expensive to do, well, anything other than lying in despair on your couch. That's why you need to take advantage of all the great deals that come out of that website.
Hello, who doesn't love saving money? Sure, you could go on the website and scroll through hundreds of deals, but we've gathered the best ones you need to jump on for this month. So scroll through with your friends and partner in mind for these activities. And have fun!
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Big Bear Ice Arena
Original Price: $20
Savings: $13 (35% off) for two people
The NHL and the Olympic figure skating team is waiting for you! So, you might not actually make those teams, but who needs those teams anyway? This deal gets you and a friend rental skates so you can choreograph your own ice dance routine. It's highly recommended that you wear your sequin or glitter dresses. Just, you know, don't go all Tonya Harding on anyone.
Holiday Food and Gift Festival
Original Price: $28
Savings: $16 (43% off) for two people
Excited to get into the Christmas spirit? This event is for anybody who is already bringing out the stockings and Christmas tree before anybody has even had time to think about Thanksgiving. The deal gets you and a special someone access to this festival that has gourmet food booths, jewelry and craft stands, and handmade toys. You can get all your Christmas shopping done early here!
Basil Doc's Pizzeria
Original Price: $30
Savings: $18.50 (38% off)
Take one night off from ordering delivery pizza from your laptop! Make it a chill date night and eat some gourmet pizza at Basil Doc's Pizzeria. They make all their pizzas with fresh and all-natural dough. Drooling, yet? You can't leave the restaurant without getting their famous basil pizza. The deal is good for $30 towards pizza, calzones, and salads. But, um, come on. Don't spend it on salad! Skip the healthy eating for one night.
AMF Bowling Centers
Original Price: $150.36
Savings: $48 (68% off) for six people
You can play for fun, play in two teams, or look out for yourself. Choose how you want the night to go in terms of how hardcore you want the competition to be. Of course, everything is way more fun in life when there are stakes involved. So the loser has to buy everybody else drinks. The deal is for two hours of play and shoe rental, so make every minute count when you're trying to be the best and win!
Tamara Murphy Photography
Original Price: $250
Savings: $27 (89% off)
You think you might be a photographer with your iPhone, but why not let the professionals capture those moments for you? This amazing deal lets you have an hour session. And you don't even need a reason for a photo shoot! You don't need to make it a big deal, just get some fancy photos that you can post on Instagram later. And if you don't have an SO to pose with you, no worries! Bring along your pet because how cute would those photos be?!
Whimsy Paint and Sip
Original Price: $35
Savings: $28 (20% off)
Bob Ross, who? Neil from Art Attack, who? All you need is some alcohol and you're ready to paint a masterpiece at Whimsy Paint and Sip. The art studio has helpful staff that will help you blossom into the artist you are with step-by-step instructions on how to make colorful paintings. The best part is that you get to go home with your accomplishment in hand. So choose your poison and let your creativity soar! And if you mess up, who cares. Just say that it was a deliberate choice on the artist's part.
Original Price: $75
Savings: $34 (55% off)
Instead of dipping your toe in, just jump right in. If you've ever been curious about psychic readings, then now is your chance. With this Groupon deal, you get a 45 minute session with a psychic who will read your palm, energy, aura, and vibration. Even if you aren't a true believer, it's still a fun experience. Not everybody can say that they've had their future foretold to them. And how crazy would it be if things happened the way the psychic said it would?
The Guild Academy
Original Price: $160
Savings: $79 (51% off) for two people
Add another skill to your resume by saying you can sword fight! It might not be relevant for your office job, but man, you're going to look so cool. This deal gets you and a friend a two-hour workshop on building strength and dexterity while using swords. So next time you hear your friends brag about what they can bench at the gym, just scoff and say, "Yeah, but can you sword fight?"
Wild Women Wine
Original Price: $88
Savings: $48 (45% off) for four people
Sure, anyone can pick up a wine and drink it. But not many people know how to make it themselves. At Wild Women Wine, you and your three best gal pals can create your own personal wine batch with flavors of your choice. After you've made the batch, you learn how to bottle, cork, and label it. Who knows, you might even stumble upon something that could make you four go into the wine business together.
Howl at the Moon
Original Price: $50
Savings: $30 (40% off)
What's better than a night out with friends? A night out that doesn't hurt the wallet. Grab a $50 voucher for 40% off that you can use towards drinks and food. And for the ladies out there, your voucher will go a long way if you go on Thursday when it's Ladies Night and there are $1 drinks! So go out, catch up, listen to some live music, chat about the latest Netflix shows, and go wild.
Original Price: $30
Savings: $20 (33% off) for two
Even if you've lived in Denver your whole life, what do you really know about it? This could be a very cute and lowkey kind of date for you and your partner. Walk around and see downtown Denver from a new perspective. Learn about the fine arts in the city and find out about Colorado's natural environment from the guides. It might give you a newfound appreciation for your city. You might even find your new favorite coffee shop or bookstore along the way.
Champions of Magic
Original Price: $40
Savings: $25 (38% off)
We all deserve to have a magical night. This Groupon deal gets you a ticket to see five magicians show off all that they can do. At the show, you'll get to see sleight of hand, illusions, levitation, and more. Sure, magic tricks can be debunked all the time, but why not leave all that behind for one night? Just have a good time and be wowed by what's before your eyes. And, who knows! You could be plucked from the audience to be a volunteer!
Original Price: $80
Savings: $54.50 (32% off) for four people
The spooky vibes don't just stop in October. Choose your friends wisely because you'll need the bravest souls to venture with you into this haunted house with 8 rooms for you to escape from! Who knows what's coming to get you from the shadows so move quick and don't look behind you!
The Murder Mystery Co.
Original Pricing: $120
Savings: $65.50 (45% off) for two people
Life's more fun with a little mystery in it. You'll arrive and chat with the guests until someone is unexpectedly killed. A detective will immediately try to blame one of the audience members and you have to team up with your tablemates to figure out who the killer is and prove your innocence! Instead of watching a murder mystery on screen, actively take charge in the investigation while enjoying food and drinks. Sounds like the perfect Friday night activity!
Original Price: $50
Savings: $36.50 (27% off) for two people
Oh, you thought Denver was only spooky once a year? It turns out there are ghosts roaming around the city all year round. Bring along someone you can cling to as you listen to the guide tell you which buildings are haunted and all the scary stories behind those legends. The tours happen every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night and they range from 60-90 minutes. At the end, just make sure you don't bring any ghosts home with you!
The Voodoo Comedy Playhouse
Original Price: $13
Savings: $7 (46% off)
Treat yourself to a night where laughs are guaranteed. This Groupon deal gets you admission to any show you want! Each night is a bit different so check the calendar on the website to see what show catches your eye. And beware! Depending on where you sit, you might be a target for a joke. Go with your gut if you want to stare straight ahead or avoid eye contact when the improv group looks for volunteers.
Original Price: $30
Savings: $21 (30% off)
Looking for an Insta-worthy restaurant? We've got you covered. Euro Crepes has exposed brick and the walls are filled with art that makes any Instagrammer's heart swoon. Plus, you can experience sweet and savory crepes that are so delicious you'll be left speechless. This deal gets you a $30 food voucher for only $21. And that's more than plenty to make sure you've left with a very happy stomach.
Max Quality Glass
Original Price: $200
Savings: $108 (46% off) for two people
Ever stopped in a shop to admire the delicate glass trinkets? Well, you can learn to make your own with this deal. See which friend you can convince to take this class with you as you two learn the basic techniques and go home with something you can display in your home. This class could be the perfect way to make a birthday or Christmas present for someone.
Original Price: $8.50
Savings: $4.25 (50% off)
It's always the perfect time for gelato. Feel less guilty when you ask for two servings of gelato when you come here with this deal. You can use this deal for a chill ice cream date with someone special. But sometimes in life, you need two whole servings for yourself. Treat. Yo. Self.
Tarot Card Class
Original Price: $20
Savings: $10 (50% off)
Why go get a reading when you can do it yourself? You'll learn all the basics in this introductory class on tarot card reading. You'll be able to show off everything you've learned at the end of the hour to give fun and inspirational readings to the other people in the class with you. And then you take this skill to all your friends as a neat party trick.
Original Price: $200
Savings: $135 (32% off) for eight people
There are escape rooms and then there are escape rooms. Escape Reality has two rooms that are built into full-on Hollywood sound stages. Your group will be fully immersed in these rooms that have props, sets, and a wide variety of puzzles. You can either play out your fantasy of being Indiana Jones in the Lost Temple room or become Captain Jack Sparrow in the Caribbean Curse room. Bring along your friends you know you won't fight with as you try your hand at escaping!
Original Price: $40
Savings: $29 (28% off)
Sushi can get pretty pricy. Find a time to take your partner out for a sushi dinner date at Sushi Hai. For $29, you can get a $40 voucher to spend at dinner. That goes a long way when you're ordering special rolls, miso soup, and combo boxes. Don't worry if you can't use chopsticks. Nobody here will judge you here!
Original Price: $79
Savings: $38 (52% off) for two people
Come here to sit back and enjoy a cold one. Oasis Brewing is known for its beer, but it's also known for the cozy and intimate vibe that beats going to a rowdy bar. The beers on tap change with each season, so you'll always get to try something new when you come here. The deal comes with one pint, one filled growler to go, and a fun souvenir glass per person.
Easton Training Center
Original Price: $150
Savings: $21 (86% off)
Need a new way to blow off some steam? Try out two weeks of unlimited classes for kickboxing at the Easton Training Center. The center provides you with everything you need. You just need to check the website beforehand and sign up for a class that fits your schedule! If you're a bit nervous about trying a new workout, the center has got you covered. According to several reviews, all the kickboxing instructors are extremely nice and are great at teaching you the basics.
Take Care Therapeutics
Original Price: $115
Savings: $57.50 (50% off)
Now's the time to get rid of that ache in your shoulders or back. Take time for yourself and relax with this 90-minute customized massage. You'll wish you did this earlier when you leave the place feeling like you're walking on air. You'll feel like you're living in a different body after. Make sure to tell your masseuse which areas you'd like them to focus on because this massage is for you!