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Houston to host a variety of sports and fitness events this week

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Looking to get fit?

From a bike ride to a farmer's market to a night run through Buffalo Bayou Park, there's plenty to do when it comes to sports and fitness activities coming up in Houston this week. Read on for a rundown.

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BCO & HTXO Farmer's Market Bike Ride

From the event description:

Instead of your typical shopping routine, why don't you pedal with us on a Saturday morning for a fun weekend ride that will leave your taste buds and souls enriched and support our wonderful Houston Farmers Markets. Who knows what new food or drink you may discover!

When: Saturday, Nov. 16, 8:30 a.m.–noon
Where: Onion Creek Cafe, 3106 White Oak Drive
Price: Free

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Kayak Rides and R/C Boats on Kinder Lake

From the event description:

Go for a leisurely kayak ride or navigate a radio-controlled boat around Kinder Lake. Rentals are provided by Bayou City Adventures.

When: Saturday, Nov. 16, 11 a.m.–Sunday, Nov. 17, 6 p.m.  
Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney St.
Price: $5

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Firefly Run

From the event description:

Firefly Run is an eye-dazzling and illuminating 5K night race, not to mention the coolest! Runners and walkers of all speeds and experience are welcomed. Decorate yourself like a Christmas tree or Disney princess, or let your creativity flow; enjoy the post-race after-party with live entertainment, refreshments, and amazing visual effects! Come out and support us as we benefit local charities. Relax and enjoy this spectacular one-of-a-kind night-time race, because it's time to get your glow on and light up the night like fireflies!

When: Saturday, Nov. 16, 4 p.m.
Where: Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine St.
Price: $30-$65

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Up to 79% off dance lessons

From the Arthur Murray Dance Studio deal description:

Instructors educate individuals and couples in Latin, ballroom or line dances during private lessons.

Where: Arthur Murray Dance Studio, 9746 Katy Freeway
Price: Two private lessons for an individual or couple, $56.50 (73% discount off regular price); Four private lessons for an individual or couple, $86.50 (79% discount off regular price)

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Up to 69% off Latin dance

From the Amaya Dance deal description:

Learn the techniques, footwork and musicality of salsa or bachata dance from instructors with over a decade of professional experience.

Where: Amaya Dance, 2726 Fondren Road
Price: Four Bachata and Four Salsa Classes for One, $36.50 (69% discount off regular price); Four Salsa-Dancing Classes for One, $19.50 (67% discount off regular price).

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