Credit card rewards programs on premium cards often have exclusive, limited-time offers for cardholders. American Express, Visa Signature, MasterCard WorldPoints, Chase Ultimate Rewards and Citi Private Pass offer access to special events, preferred-seating tickets to concerts, or exotic vacations. Here are some of the current offers in the rewards programs.

Billie Jean King and John McEnroe Tennis Clinic

King and McEnroe tennis clinic

Program: Citi Private Pass

Event: Billie Jean King and John McEnroe Tennis Clinic

Where: Sportime Randall’s Island, New York NY

Cost: $99

Event date: Aug. 23, 2014

Details: You cannot be serious?!? Yes, we are. Citi cardmembers, age 18 and older, have access to participate in a three-hour (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) tennis clinic with tennis legends Billie Jean King and native New Yorker John McEnroe. The day includes:

  • Meet Billie Jean King and John McEnroe
  • Instruction and coaching from professional from the John McEnroe Tennis Academy
  • Play at Randall’s Island tennis facility Sportime
  • Q&A with King and McEnroe after the clinic
  • Autographed items from King and McEnroe
  • Photo with King and McEnroe

Priceless Moments Napa Valley Vineyard Experience

Image of vineyards

Program: MasterCard

Event: Napa Valley Vineyard Experience

Where: Napa Valley, Calif.

Cost: $8,500 for two

Event dates: Sept. 1-30, 2014

Details: Three-day getaway to Napa Valley at harvest time for two.

  • Welcome reception at the Vintage Inn, Yountville, Calif.
  • Lunch and wine-blending demonstration
  • Napa Valley dinner at a Michelin Star restaurant
  • Exclusive tour of Napa Valley and lunch overlooking vineyard
  • Private reception and dinner hosted by world-renowned winemaker

Morro Bay kayaking and hiking

 Man hiking sand dune near Morro Bay

Program: Chase Ultimate Rewards

Event: A Day of Kayaking, Hiking, and Feasting for Two

Where: Morro Bay, Calif.

Cost: 21,900 points or $219 on your Chase card

Event dates: Daily. Start time is 9 a.m.

Details: Take in the wonders of Morro Bay with a paddle in hand as you kayak your way through pristine waters. Your experience for two includes:

  • A 2-2 ½ hour kayak experience for two in a small group (maximum of 12 people per tour)
  • Exhilarating hike through the dunes with views of the Pacific Ocean
  • Gourmet picnic provided during the hike, complete with fine wines and locally brewed beers
  • All necessary equipment

Mini Baja Chase

 Dune buggy in the sand

Program: Chase Ultimate Rewards

Event: Mini Baja Chase for One

Where: Las Vegas Dunes Recreation Area, 17 miles northeast of Las Vegas, NV

Cost: 25,900 points or $259 on your Chase card

Event dates: Daily tours, with pick-ups happening hourly between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m., daylight permitting

Details: Come take a fast-paced ride that you won't soon forget in a mini-Baja dune buggy racer. This experience includes

  • A 30-minute dune buggy experience for one person
  • Round-trip transportation to and from resorts on the Las Vegas Strip
  • All necessary equipment
  • Park entrance fee

Dig This!

chase bulldozer

Program: Chase Ultimate Rewards

Event: Dig This! An hour-and-a-half bulldozer drive

Where: Las Vegas

Cost: 28,800 points or $288 on your Chase card

Event date: Ongoing daily with openings at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m.

Details: With the guidance of knowledgeable and experienced instructors, you will be successfully operating a bulldozer in less than 10 minutes on a course that will take you through a series of activities where you will move mountains, dig trenches and test your hand-eye coordination by stacking rocks in a pyramid and so much more.

  • Participant must be at least 18 years of age
  • It is recommended to request bookings at least two weeks in advance
  • Subject to availability and inclement weather

Kapalua, HI


Program: Visa Signature

Event: Kapalua On-Going Benefits

Where: Kapalua Resort, Maui, Hawaii

Cost: Discounts

Event date: Now through Jan. 1, 2015

Details: Benefits for golf, lodging and spa, including

  • Book tee times up to 60 days in advance for the Bay and Plantation courses
  • 10 percent discount on green and cart fees and registered guest rates
  • 10 percent discount on golf instruction
  • 15 percent discount at Ritz-Carlton Kapalua or Kapalua Villas
  • 10 percent discount on spa services at Ritz-Carlton Spa