Source: MetroCooking DC’s Metropolitan Cooking and Entertaining Show
The MetroCooking DC show kicks off its ninth year this November with celebrity chef headliners Guy Fieri and Bobby Flay.
Nov. 8-9, 2014
Source: Blues Alley
Blues Alley has been named best jazz venue by Washington City Paper every year since 2008. Take in live music and dinner at this Georgetown institution.
Select date and times: Oct. 9, 2014 - Nov. 9, 2014
Source: President Lincoln's Cottage
Walk in President Lincoln's footsteps on a guided tour of his Gothic Revival cottage and save 50% on regular prices.
Sept. 8, 2014 - Jan. 31, 2015
Source: Adventures on the Gorge
Novice and seasoned rafters can test their skills on the Lower New or Lower Gauley River on an overnight trip, plus options to zip line, and save 50%.
Sept. 5, 2014 - Nov. 21, 2014; rafting ends Oct. 19; zip-lining ends Nov. 21
Source: Goose Creek Golf Club
Goose Creek Golf Club in historic Leesburg offers a "charming" round of golf featuring "impeccable greens" (Washington Post).
Sept. 5, 2014 - Dec. 30, 2014
Source: Madame Tussauds Washington D.C.
Brush elbows with the Founding Fathers and A-list celebrities like George Clooney and Angelina Jolie with 40%-off tickets to Madame Tussauds.
Aug. 21, 2014 - March 31, 2015
Indulge in artisan treats at a truffle-making or chocolate-tasting class with "mod chocolatier" Cocova, a Washington Post Editors' Pick.
June 2, 2014 - Nov. 9, 2014
Source: Uncork'd Art
Create your own masterpiece at Uncork'd Art, the 2014 City Paper readers' poll winner for Best Art Class.
July 9, 2014 - Dec. 30, 2014
Source: Salamander Resort: Tree Top Zip Tour
Get a bird's-eye view of the Virginia countryside with a zip-line tour at Salamander Resort for 40% off regular prices.
July 25, 2014 - Dec. 15, 2014
Source: Little Washington Winery
Past Travelzoo guests give this "informative, low key" experience a 93% approval. This season, catch the "beautiful" fall foliage and save over half off.
Saturdays & Sundays through April 26, 2015
Source: Boomerang Tours
"To see the city from a different perspective, check out the Boomerang Boat tour” says the Travel Channel. Save more than 50% on a two-hour nighttime cruise.
Oct. 24, 2014 - Dec. 20, 2014; Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. or 9:30 p.m.
Source: Virginia Wine Pass
Take in scenic Virginia wine country with visits to more than 70 wineries and cideries with the 2014 Virginia Wine Pass for two people at nearly 70% off.
Redeem Oct. 1, 2014 - Dec. 5, 2014
Take in scenic Virginia wine country through more than 70 wineries and cideries with the Virginia Wine Pass for two people at half off.
Redeem Nov. 15, 2014 - Sept. 30, 2015; valid for use starting Jan. 1, 2015
Source: Paint Nite
For $25, regularly $45, Travelzoo subscribers can flex their creative muscles during a two-hour Paint Nite event at bars around the country.
June 1, 2014 - Dec. 1, 2014
Source: DC Skydiving Center
Save up to 48% on a tandem skydive with DC Skydiving Center, which earns an impressive 4.5 stars from more than 50 Yelp users.
Feb. 25, 2014 - Feb. 6, 2015
Source: Rivershore Charters
Cruise the scenic Occoquan River and spot wildlife, such as eagles and herons, with Rivershore Charters this summer.
Sept. 12, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2014
Source: Basignani Winery
Travel the Piedmont Wine Trail -- a trip praised by CBS Baltimore for offering "scenic ... homegrown fun" -- for a wine tasting at Basignani Winery for 50% off.
Aug. 29, 2014 - Feb. 28, 2015; Friday-Sunday
Source: Philip Carter Winery
Experience the best winery tour in Virginia (VA Wine Lover Magazine) and enjoy a picnic for two at more than half off.
Sept. 4, 2014 - Dec. 29, 2014
Source: Great Food Tours
Save up to 60% on a D.C. food tour featuring spots like Godiva and Georgetown Cupcakes, named one of the city's best cupcakes by The Washington Post.
Aug. 29, 2014 - Aug. 29, 2015
Source: Remember Forever
Save nearly 60% on a three- or four-hour guided photo workshop through D.C.
Sept. 17, 2014 - Sept. 12, 2015, safaris run Wednesday-Friday; workshops on Saturdays
Source: S.J. Koch Duffy Electric Boat Rentals
Get on the water with a private two-hour BYOB boat party for up to 10 people at more than half off.
May 1, 2014 - Nov. 21, 2014
Source: Catoctin Creek Distilling Company
Visit the award-winning Catoctin Creek Distillery for a tour for two at 45% off regular prices.
Through April 30, 2015
Source: Stray Boots
Set off on an interactive tour across one of 14 U.S. cities, including New York, Chicago and D.C., for half off through the end of the year.
Redeem by Dec. 31, 2014
Source: ACE Adventure Resort
Rafting on the Gauley River was named one of the 10 best bucket-list adventures in the U.S. (USA Today). Scratch this off your list while saving more than 50%.
Sept. 4, 2014 - Oct. 19, 2014
Set sail on the Potomac aboard a 54-foot custom pirate ship along with your gang for up to 55% off.
Aug. 7, 2014 - Nov. 2, 2014; Wednesday-Sunday
Source: Elk Run Vineyards Inc.
Elk Run Vineyards has won more than 600 medals for its high-quality wines. Visit for tastings and wine education at up to half off regular prices.
Sept. 2, 2014 - Oct. 31, 2014; Closed Mondays
Source: The Embassy Row Hotel
Savor the last remaining days of summer poolside at one of only four D.C. hotel rooftop pools and save up to 50% on regular prices.
Aug. 29, 2014 - Oct. 15, 2014
Source: One Day University
Dubbed "fantasy camp for the academic minded" (NY Times), One Day University features top professors from institutions such as Brown, Yale and Princeton.
Event is Sept. 20, 2014; must register online before Sept. 18, 2014