$37 for admission to Around the World in 80 Sips winetasting event (normally $75)
The online oenophile community Bottlenotes is offering a trip around the world via wine with its wine tasting and pairing event at the Newseum March 18. You can also pay $59 for a VIP ticket (normally $125) that allows you to stay an additional hour after the event for crowd-free tastings with additional selections.
Refer two friends to Plum District and receive a $10 gift card for California Pizza Kitchen
This deal costs nothing—simply refer two friends to sign up for Plum District, and the site will mail you your gift card within ten days. The friends must sign up using your e-invitation (provided at checkout). The gift card is not accepted at airport locations, stadiums, and international locations.
$110 for ten weeks of music and movement for mommy and baby from Music Together Montgomery
Music Together Montgomery has offered music and movement classes for caregivers and children up to five years old for 14 years. The deal includes your tuition, a Music Together songbook, and two CDs. Classes are available in Silver Spring, Takoma Park, Garrett Park, Rockville, and the District—one voucher per child.
Deals for Deeds
$50 for four tickets plus parking from the Comedy Zone DC (a $110 value)
The Comedy Zone DC is housed on the 14th-floor Windows Over Washington restaurant in Arlington, which boasts city views and American fare. Treat three friends to dinner and laughs for 54 percent off.
$25 or less for a 30-minute infrared sauna treatment at Althea Medspa (normally $50)
Althea Medspa in Leesburg is offering an infrared sauna treatment, which uses solar radiation to heat the outer three inches of your body without the ultraviolet rays. See if it’s an effective de-stressor for you for half price.
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$272 for a one-night stay for two in an executive junior suite in the Manhattan Club in New York City (a $467 value)
The Manhattan Club resort residence in the heart of New York City has Central Park views and is walking distance from Carnegie Hall, Rockefeller Center, and the Museum of Modern Art. This deal gives you one night in an executive junior suite—outfitted with a plush living room, flat-screen LCD TV, and fully equipped kitchenette—plus a complimentary dining card and breakfast. You can upgrade your package to include two mezzanine-level tickets to a Broadway show ($473) or make it a two-night stay in a two-bath suite plus the Broadway tickets ($863). See all LivingSocial Escapes.
$875 for a five-day sustainable-cooking retreat with chef Joseph Gillard at Playa Viva, Mexico (a $1,010 value)
The retreat is March 2 through 6 at the private beachfront eco-luxury resort Playa Viva. Guests can pick their own food from the Playa Viva garden and learn sustainable-cooking techniques by practicing alongside chef Joseph Gillard of Napa Valley Grille. The retreat price includes all meals and nonalcoholic drinks, yoga classes, wi-fi, airport transportation, and opportunities to enjoy the natural beauty of the island. Guests can pay $875 for a single-occupancy studio ($1,375 for double occupancy) or $1,775 for a double-occupancy deluxe suite ($2,300 for a triple).
$1,700 for a yoga and Ayurveda retreat in Kerala, India
The retreat is from March 23 to April 7 in Kerala, South India, which Lonely Planet and National Geographic rank as one of the must-see destinations in the world; it’s also one of India’s most developed states. This deal includes accommodations split among three hotels in three Kerala cities, one night in an air-conditioned houseboat on the backwaters of surrounding villages, some meals, entrance fees at monuments and attractions, cooking demos, and yoga sessions. You’ll need a tourist visa as well as a passport for this retreat. See all of MindBodyGreen’s yoga and wellness retreats.
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