The holidays are approaching which means you've probably already spent a lot of your cash on presents for family and friends. FEAR NOT! We've put a list together some of the most AMAZE Groupon deals for the month of December so you can still go out and treat yourself.
From deals at some of the best local restaurants, to creepy escape rooms that will keep you on your toes, we have something for everyone. Oh, and did we mention that Groupons make the perfect gift?
See below for the top 17 Groupon deals that you need to add to your online cart ASAP before they're sold out.
Original Price: $164
Sale: $88.50 (46% off) for two people
The holiday season is all about giving back so why not treat your bestie to a Belgian chocolate making class? Master chocolatiers (yes, this is a real job) will teach you how to transform Belgian chocolate into impressive and totally Instaworthy chocolate truffles.
The North Pole Expo
Original Price: $20
Sale: $17 (15% off) for two people.
Are you looking for the PERFECT first date? We found it! the downtown Lincoln Convention Centre is about to be transformed into a winter wonderland in December and we're not sure if your Instagram feed is ready. There will be three floors decked out for the holidays and even a licensed bar! Oh, and Santa will be making an appearance of course.
Ridiculously Cheap Lyft Rides
Original Price: $20
Sale: $5 (75% off)
You know those nights when it's -15 outside and all you want to do is take that car share home instead of waiting for the bus? Well, here's your chance to snag two rides for less than a Starbucks holiday drink! The catch? You must be a new Lyft customer!
Massage at Esthetics by Claire
Original Price: $80
Sale Price: $38.50 (52% off)
We all know the holidays can be stressful...and painful! Come on, carrying around those shopping bags is a true task. With that in mind, why not treat yourself to an INCREDIBLE 90-minute massage for less than $40. To be honest, I've literally never seen a massage so cheap so kudos to you, Claire!
Original Price: $90
Sale Price: $57 (37% off) for two people.
Treat your best friend to a night of creativity! Paint Nite is a great way to meet new people, paint like you're the next Picasso, and did we mention it's licensed? Painting is a great way to reduce stress (especially around the holiday season) and you'll walk out of Paint Nite with a beautiful canvas created by YOU. You never know, maybe you'll hang it over your mantel at home!
Purple Pear Gift Card
Original Price: $100
Sale Price: $79 (21% off)
Looking for a way to treat that special someone in between the busyness of the holiday season? Look no further than Purple Pear (one of Hamilton's BEST upscale restaurants)! With this Groupon, you can purchase a $100 gift card and ONLY pay $79! That's equivalent to two free appetizers (or a really nice glass of wine). To be honest, I've been eyeing the lobster tail.
Original Price: $40 two hours of jumping time
Sale Price: $30 (25% off) two hours of jumping time
Looking to blow off some steam in between your holiday shopping escapades? Check out Flying Squirrel, which is literally a massive warehouse-looking building that contains TONS of trampolines for you to jump on. Also? There is a foam ball pit. I'm already envisioning the HILARIOUS Boomerangs you could create here.
Blind Speed Dating because efficiency is key
Original Price: $49.99 for one-speed dating session and appetizers
Sale Price: $29 (42% off) for one-speed dating session and appetizers
We all know dating is HARD WORK and EXPENSIVE. But, it's made a lot easier with Groupon to 25dates.com! Essentially what happens is a bunch single people gather at a restaurant and you partake in either 25 three-minute dates, or you can do 12 dates in five-minute durations. Now, hear me out for a second. Every single date I've been on I've known within the first 3 minutes if I could see this going any further, which makes me think this is a great AND efficient technique!
Diffuser and Essential Oils
Original Price: $240 for a diffuser and ten essential oils
Sale Price: $46.99 (81% off) for a diffuser and ten essential oils
Okay, so when I first saw this deal I was taken aback! Ten essential oils AND a diffuser for less than $50? I feel like most diffusers cost you more than that nevermind the oils! For those of you who have never used a diffuser before, essential the device vibrates water at a very high speed causing the steam to be released through the top. You add different essential oils to it that help with reducing stress or energize you depending on the oil you're using. I've already added this to my Groupon cart and I'd suggest you do it too!
Survive The Night Escape Room
Original Price: $120 for four people
Sale Price: $95 (21% off) for four people
There is no better way to test your knowledge (and friendships) than with an escape adventure. Take your friends and/or family to Survive the Night where you are given the task to lift a curse that is haunting a village. The scariest part of all? Cursed villagers still live there so complete the task fast and don't get too scared...
Original Price: $80 two hours of ace and knife throwing for TWO!
Sale Price: $35 (56% off) two hours of ace and knife throwing for TWO!
Okay, firstly I think this is literally the most Canadian thing you can do. Stop by Silver Swords Armouries to get you 'throw on' and test out your aim. The team will teach you the proper way to throw a knife and axe and I feel like you'll quickly find out how good your hand-eye coordination skills are. Don't forget to wear your plaid!
All You Can Eat Sushi
Original Price: $60 all you can eat sushi for two!
Sale Price: $48 (20% off) all you can eat sushi for two!
We all know there is nothing better than food, especially when it is unlimited; now you can enjoy unlimited sushi for two at one of your favourite spots! The other great thing about August8? They also serve Dim Sum! They have over 3,400 reviews on Groupon and hold a 4.3-star rating, so I feel confident promising that you won't be disappointed.
De Sal Yoga
Original Price: $203 two months of unlimited yoga
Sale Price: $51 (75% off) two months of unlimited yoga
Yes, that price is REAL! If you're looking for a way to unwind and do something for yourself then I would highly recommend yoga! Now, you can do it for a great price thanks to De Sal Yoga! Whether you're new to yoga or a pro, you need to take advantage of this!
Plant Nite Canada
Original Price: $90 for two admissions to a Plant Nite event
Sale Price: $57 (37% off) for two admissions to a Plant Nite event
There is nothing cuter than plants in your house. Now, you can make your own, meet new friends and have cocktails at the same time! Whether you want to plant a garden or a terrarium, you'll have something to take home!
Original Price: $65 one month of unlimited stand-up tanning
Sale Price: $36.50 (44% off) one-month of unlimited stand-up tanning
Too busy to make it down south this December? Looking to stay tanned even in the middle of winter? Well, now you can do it minus the UV rays! Banana Joe's specializes in airbrush tans that replicate natural ones and you can be assured that you're doing it in a safe way.
Bell City Brewing
Original Price: $25 tasting flight for two with $10 food credit
Sale Price: $16 (36% off) for two with $10 food credit
Yup, you read that right! This amazing offer will have you and your boo eating and drinking for cheaper than two McDonalds meals! Also, if you're new to beer or looking to become more educated on all of the different kids than this is the perfect gift to yourself this holiday season!
Creekside Estate Winery
Original Price: $60 for charcuterie, cheese and three wine pairings for two people
Sale Price: $36.50 (39% off) or charcuterie, cheese and three wine pairings for two people
Wine and cheese have a special place in my heart and this seems like a deal that's too good to be true. Creekside Estate is an award-winning Canadian winery that has been around for over two decades. It's rustic feel and the assortment of wines makes it the perfect getaway for the chilly winter!
Now that you've checked them all out, which one are you going to try?
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