Ever stumped what to buy that person that has everything? Here’s an idea – how about buying them the chance to experience something exciting, and maybe cross an item off their bucket list?
While browsing Groupon last night for the greater Seattle area, I stumbled on a variety of deals over at Groupon that I think would make stand-out holiday gifts.
Idea #1: Sky View Observatory ($17.50 for one; Seattle)
Idea #2: Tandem Skydive Jump (save 5%; Shelton)
Idea #3: Short-Track Race Car Experience (save up to 60%; Evergreen Speedway)
Idea #4: Whale-Watching Tour (46% off; Orcas Island)
Idea #5: Movie Tickets and Popcorn/Drink Combo ($20 for two; Ark Lodge Cinemas)
Idea #6: Kayak Rental (up to 54% off; Surf Ballard)
Idea #7: Private Helicopter Lessons ($96 – value $165; multiple locations)
Idea #8: Seattle City Tour ($65.98 for 3-hour tour)
Idea #9: Karate Lessons ($20! and it includes the uniform; Kids Love Martial Arts – multiple locations)
Idea #10: Firearms Training Class (up to 58% off; Kirkland)
Idea #11: Ballroom Dancing Lessons (up to 52% off; South Auburn)
Idea #12: Pottery Class (up to 45% off; Everett)
Idea #13: Horseback Riding Lesson (up to 52% off; Auburn)
Idea #14: Italian Cooking Class ($36; Seattle)
Idea #15: Bowling with Shoe Rental and Optional Beer (up to 52% off; Skyway Park Bowl)
Idea #16: GameWorks Game Pass and Game Card ($20; Seattle)
Idea #17: Brunch or Dinner Cruise (up to 33% off; Waterways Cruises)
Idea #18: Glass Blowing Workshop (up to 47% off; Rainier Glass Studio)
Idea #19: Axe Throwing (up to 36% off; Ninja Escape & Ninja Axe Throwing)
Idea #20: Murder-Mystery Dinner ($29 for one or $57 for two; The Murder Mystery Co.)
Idea #21: Wine Tasting with Bottle of Wine ($15 for two or $29 for four; Mercer Wine Estate)
To find more ideas similar to these, head to Groupon – Things to Do. While I’ve put this list together for the Seattle area, you can easily change the location to find fun things for your neck of the woods.