Not everyone is hoping to find a new toy or trinket in their stocking this holiday season. Why not give the gift of a new experience? Here are some unique gift ideas that support local businesses in your community and, as a bonus, get you out of the house!

Climb Lawrence

For the adventurer with winter blues! Climb Lawrence offers beginner workshops, day passes, punch passes, and memberships.

VR Lawrence

Try a new way to game. Book a VR session for the gamers in your life, or pick up a gift card.

Sunfire Ceramics

A tried and true classic, and a perfect gift for the creative in your life who would love an afternoon to relax and paint together.

Theatre Lawrence

Theatre Lawrence has a full calendar of exciting shows on the horizon for 2023. Pick up tickets for the theatre lover in your life.

AR Workshop

The interior decorator you know will love a chance to create something unique for their home. Sign up for a workshop together, or grab a gift card so they can pick the project.


This is no ordinary dinner - reserve a community table, or pick up a gift card for a next-level game night. With a library of over 1000 board games to choose from, you won't be disappointed.

Up and Away Indoor Play

If you know someone with young kids looking for family fun, consider tickets, a gift card, or a month-long membership to this colorful indoor space.

The Jayhawk Experience

For the die-hard KU fan. The Jayhawk Experience provides informative walking tours with behind-the-scenes access to some of KU's most iconic facilities.

Burning Barrel

No need to fly to Italy for the Agritourism experience- Book a special evening at Burning Barrel's Origin Restaurant, a multi-course farm-to-table meal.

KU Theatre & Dance

KU's School of Theatre & Dance puts on 5 wonderful performances a year. Get tickets for an upcoming show online, or gift a season pass to those passionately dedicated to thespian pursuits.

Concert Tickets

Lawrence is home to many iconic live music venues. See who's coming to town and purchase concert tickets for the music lover in your life.

Lawrence Passports

Sign yourself and a friend up for one or both of our fun new passport programs - the Lawrence Bucket List and the Kaw Valley Craft Pass! Sign-up is free, and the more local businesses and attractions you check in at, the more points you...

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