Groupon LA: Philharmonic for culcha!

Ticket to the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, September 2–11 start at $18 (Up to 56% Off). Available Performances are:

“Mozart & Mendelssohn” on Tuesday, September 2, at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
“The Black Movie Soundtrack” on Wednesday, September 3, at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
“Appalachian Spring” on Thursday, September 4, at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
“Beethoven’s Ninth” on Thursday, September 11, at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Groupon: sail Tall Ship Windy – tours start at $20

t440x300The Tall Ship Windy is the official flagship of Chicago. The 148-foot-long, traditional four-masted schooner whisks passengers along Lake Michigan on a number of 75-minute tours.  Tours depart from Navy Pier and are guided by US Coast Guard-licensed captains, who delve into such tour topics as “It’s a Sailor’s Life for Me,” and “Real Pirates of the Inland Seas.”

Choose from three Groupon tour options:

  • $20 for a 75-minute Adult sail for one ($30 value)
  • $28 for a 75-minute Adult sail for one with a $10 drink ticket ($40 value)
  • $55 for a 75-minute sail for two adults and two children aged 24 months –12 before 6 p.m. ($80 value)

Groupon: extra 15% off Local Things to Do deal

Today and tomorrow take an extra 15% off any local deal with promo code FUN15.  Maximum discount $50.

t300x182How about this Shooting-Range Package for Two with an Intro Lesson, Targets, and Firearms at Article 2 Gun Range in Lombard ($106 Value)?  ’cause nothing screams First Date more than a pickup truck, a gun and lots of live ammo…oh, almost forgot - ya gotta have a hunting dog, too.

Family Groupons: bowling, mini-golf & more

unnamed (1)$15 for a One-Hour Bowling Outing for Four with Shoe Rental at Fox Bowl in Wheaton ($39 Value). Limit one per person; additional three as gifts.

Untitled26The newest Studio Movie Grill offer on Groupon is for $5 tickets with September 28th expiration dates!  Limit ten vouchers per person; I’ve done “themed” birthdays with the new release the grand finale.

Catch a new release, such as Dolphin Tale 2 (opening Friday, September 12) or take in an alternate program.  This Groupon can be redeemed at the box office or online. For added convenience, customers can choose their seats’ locations and types—table seat, counter seat, or VIP seat—ahead of time, both online and at the box office. A $1.50 per seat service fee applies for online reservations.


18 Holes of Black-Light Mini Golf for Two or Four with Optional Deluxe Package at Space Golf in Orland Park (Up to 50% Off). Choose from four options.

24-Karat Face Mask 12-Pack only $79.99 – $3,999 value!

Over on Groupon, they’re offering this 24-Karat Gold Brilliance New York Indulgence Face Mask 12-Pack for only $79.99 – 98% off the $3,999 value.  Year’s supply of face masks repairs, rejuvenates, and firms skin with gold extract and vitamins C and E.  Limit 3 per person; additional 2 as gifts.  FREE shipping and FREE returns.  They’ve sold over 300 of these already…