– Indoor Fun –
Bounce Trampoline Sports Family Day
A family of five can enjoy laughs and fitness at Bounce for $50 every Monday. For those with six or more immediate family members, each additional person is $10.
Hudson Passport at Spins Hudson
Indulge your inner child, or bring the whole family; the $49 Hudson Passport provides a pass to an aerial ropes course, two games of laser tag, one Hologate VR experience, and 50 arcade credits. Or, buy four passes at $36.50 each.
All-you-can-bowl at Spins Bowl in Poughkeepsie
On Monday nights from 8-10 p.m., bowl an unlimited amount of games for $10; price includes shoe rentals.
Family Special at Pat Tarsio Lanes
On Sundays from 5-9 p.m., $10 gets each bowler three games, shoes to rent, and a hot dog. Parties of 4 or more receive a free pitcher of soda.
– Outdoor Fun –
Morning Specials at Castle Family Fun Center
Take advantage of the Castle’s discounts on rides and attractions every Saturday and Sunday morning from 10 a.m.-noon, including half-price go-karts, mini golf, laser tag, zip-line rides, and more.
Epic Passes at Hunter Mountain
Make sure to check out Hunter Mountain’s website by mid-November to purchase an Epic Pass for the coming season (they are only available until late November). The Epic Pass gives you unlimited skiing at Hunter and 30 other mountains; the Epic Day Pass lets guests save up to 50 percent off of lift ticket window prices on flexible dates for the season.
SplashDown Beach Ultimate Season Pass
SplashDown’s Ultimate Season Pass includes unlimited visits, plus discounts on locker rentals, food, gift shop purchases, and more for $79.99. Black Friday deals often available.
Rye Playland’s Town Days
Last year, the historic amusement park launched Town Days, where every community in Westchester received its own day at Playland Park, which included 2-for-1 ride admissions, plus a free game of mini-golf and beach or pool admission, and more. Dates for 2020 were not available at press time; check website for updates.
LEGOLAND New York’s Goshen Resident and November Specials
The new LEGOLAND New York Resort opens in July, and Goshen residents can enjoy rides, shows, and attractions with a 50 percent discount on standard one-day passes. In 2019, Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals were offered; check website in November 2020 for updates.
Kingston Stockade Football Club Kids Discount
Although kids’ tickets are already a steal for Kingston’s soccer team at $5 a pop, the price gets reduced to only $2 when children 12 and younger wear anything soccer-related.
– Film Center Memberships –
Not only are you supporting locally owned theaters that support indie and up-and-coming filmmakers, you’ll reap the benefits of discounts within the community. Here are two of the best deals we found.
Memberships start at $35 for students/seniors, and $50 and up for individuals. You’ll receive deals on movie admission, plus exclusive discounts at more than 50 locally owned businesses, from massage therapy to art supplies to restaurants.
Rhinebeck and Woodstock, www.upstatefilms.org
Jacob Burns Film Center
Memberships start at $85 ($50 for students) and provide discounts on admission and concessions, plus access to members-only events, a free screening each June, and more.
– Ranches and Resorts –
Weekend Specials & Day Passes at Pine Ridge Dude Ranch
This Best of Hudson Valley winner offers specials throughout the year, but it’s their $99/night weekend specials that make our list. The 2020 dates posted at press time were the weekends of January 10 and March 13. For locals who don’t necessarily need to stay the night, day passes are available year-round. For $40/adult and $20/kid, you’ll receive lunch, a pony ride, swimming pool access, tractor rides, petting zoo admission, and more.
Kids and Cyber Monday Deals at Mohonk Mountain House
Relax surrounded by the scenic beauty of the Shawangunk Mountains, or adventure through its wooded trails with the whole family at this esteemed locally-owned resort. Not only do kids stay and eat free on select dates, but while parents visit the award-winning spa or enjoy a romantic meal, the younger set can play at the drop-off Kids’ Club Program, recently praised in Vogue. Select 2020 dates: Feb 17–23, April 5–17, June 21–30, July 5–31. Also, be sure to check out their Cyber Monday deals in November.
New Paltz, www.mohonk.com