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25 Local "Experience Gifts" For ALL Ages!

Many of the listings below have links to purchase memberships and gift cards. 

For the rest, we encourage you to visit the provided links to their websites to find the perfect gift, and then give them a call to learn about gift opportunities.


Adrenaline Monkey (Warrensville Heights)
Ninja courses, rock climbing walls, aerial ropes course, arcade games.
216-282-3100
Gift Cards

Adventure Zone  (Geneva-on-the-Lake)
Open May through October
Miniature golf, batting cages, go-karts, bumper boats, rock and repelling walls, merry-go-round, arcade, zip line, more!
440-466-3555
Gift Cards

Atlas Cinemas  
(Euclid, Mayfield Heights*, Mentor*, Shaker Heights)
Private auditorium rentals, concessions, birthday parties, arcade, *luxury seating with recliners.
Gift Cards

Beck Center for the Arts  (Lakewood)
Theatre performances, dance classes, visual arts classes, music classes.
216-521-2540
Website
 
Busy Bees Pottery & Arts Studio (Mentor)
Paint your own pottery, board art, canvas painting, clay hand building, glass fusing, candle making, mosaics, stamped jewelry.
440-571-5201
Gift Cards
 
Cleveland City Dance (Shaker Square)
Ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip-hop, conditioning classes for all ages and abilities.
216-295-2222
Website
 
Cleveland Zoological Society 
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo memberships include an entire year full of adventure and make for a lifetime of memories!
15% off discount code: FAMILYGIFT21
Memberships
 
En Pointe Danse (Chagrin Falls)
Classes for ages 3 through adult in creative movement, ballet, tap, pointe and modern dance.
440-247-5747
Website
 
Fairmount Center for the Arts (Novelty in Geauga County)
Ceramics, painting, sewing, drawing classes, dance classes, music lessons, theatre, creative writing and more!
440-338-3171
Website
 
Fine Arts Association (Willoughby)
Providing instruction in visual arts, dance, theatre, music and creative arts therapies.
440-951-7500
Website
 
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.
Website
 
Greater Cleveland Aquarium
With 2500 freshwater and saltwater animals from our own Lake Erie and across the globe, there is a lot of opportunity for serendipitous discovery.
216-862-8803
Save 10% on an Annual Pass
 
Great Lakes Science Center
Exhibits, NASA Glenn Visitor center, William G Mather Steamship, summer camps, dome theater, events and classes, and more!
216-694-2000
Memberships
 
Jump Start Gymnastics (Beachwood)
The facility is over 14,000 square feet and is fully equipped for athletes of all ages and levels. Coaches are USAG safety certified and bring years of experience to their classes and inspiration to their coaching. Whether you're new to the sport or have been flipping your whole life, Jump Start promises a great gymnastics experience for everyone.
216-896-0295
Website
 
Holden Forests & Gardens (Kirtland and University Circle)
Holden Arboretum – Over 3,500 acres of woodlands and gardens. View from the canopy walk or emergent tower.
Cleveland Botanical Garden – Glasshouse features exotic plants/trees/shrubs and animals. Plus visit the Hershey Children’s Garden.
Memberships
 
Lake Metroparks Farmpark (Kirtland)
Daily activities include demonstrations and educational programs related to farming and gardening. Special events occurring on a monthly basis include: Ice Festival, Maple Sugaring Weekends, Sheep Shearing Weekend, HorseFest, Fall Harvest Weekends and more.
440-256-2122
Memberships
 
Little Gym  (Shaker Heights)
A children's gym offering activities for kids including parent/child classes, kids dance, gymnastics, sports skills, camps, birthday parties and more.
216-752-9049
Website
 
Lost Nation Sports Park (Willoughby)
Batting cages, basketball, baseball, softball, volleyball, virtual golf, Zumba, The Players Club restaurant and more.  Featuring Lil Kickers Youth Development Program, Junior Hoopers Academy and summer camps.
Gift cards available.
440-602-4000
Website
 
Mandel JCC (Beachwood)
Award-winning, state-of-the-art community center, which features a beautifully renovated fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools racquetball courts, four court gymnasium and more.
216-831-0700
Memberships
 
Noreen Londregan School of Dance (Mayfield Village)
Offers a variety of classes beginning at age 2.  The Terrific 2s program is an intro to dance with basic rhythms, movement and song. Preschool combo classes include pre-ballet, tap and floor tumbling.  
440-449-0240
Website
 
North Coast Aikikai (Mentor)
Learning to defend oneself with Aikido techniques takes surprisingly little time. This make it a very practical for men, women and youths.
440-622-6485
Website
 
Rabbit Run Community Arts Association (Madison)
A comprehensive fine arts association offering private and group instruction in all the major disciplines of the fine and performing arts including dance, music, theatre and visual arts.  
440-428-5913
Website
 
Shaker Rocks (Shaker Heights)
14,000 sq ft of climbing surface with 200+ routes and boulder problems, fitness and training space, private party space and more.
216-848-0460
Gift Cards
 
Snapology (Beachwood)
Offers children age 2 to 14 a hands-on experience to learn and create though LEGO®-themed programs, robotics, engineering, animation and more. Classes, field trips, birthday parties and camps.
216-990-8988
Website
 
Valley Art Center (Chagrin Falls)
Over 400 classes, workshops and summer camps for students, from children to seniors, who range from beginner to seasoned professional. Explore drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, sculpture, photography, jewelry, metalwork, textiles, and more. Gift certificates available.
440-247-7507
Website