Awesome Date Ideas for an Epic Valentines Day
This Valentines Day surprise your sweetheart with epic date night ideas to celebrate your love. Put your own unique spin on each idea to better personalize your date night and make it extra special. So let’s get the ball rolling. Below discover this year’s fabulous collection of awesome ideas for an epic Valentines day. I hope these exciting date ideas spark your imagination and ignite a day of luscious romance.
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Date Ideas for Valentines Day #1: Stargazing Date Night
Do a little research to discover the best location for stargazing in your area. An ideal location would be a safe rural area on the outskirts of town away from bright city lights. What to bring: beach blanket for lying down, cozy blanket to cover the two of you, bug spray, flashlight, binoculars, carafe of hot chocolate, two insulated cups, and a radio. When the night is clear you can look for stars, planets, constellations and the beautiful Milky Way. Stargazing is the perfect activity for a romantic date night experience.
Date Ideas for Valentines Day #2: Bookstore Date Night
Begin your date night at your favorite bookstore that has plenty of tables and comfy seating. Browse through the travel section together and select a few travel books that cover destinations on your bucket list. End your bookstore date night at a coffee shop where you can pour over images of your dream locations together. Plan two romantic vacations that would be perfect for Valentines Day. One within your own country and one abroad. This is a great opportunity to exchange ideas and get on the same page when it comes to travel.
Date Ideas for Valentines Day #3: Dance Lessons Date Night
If you’ve always dreamed of learning a sexy, romantic dance like the Tango or Salsa, then a dance lessons date night is right on target! While group dance lessons are really fun, for Valentines Day a private lesson at a dance studio would be even more awesome. Another great dance lessons date idea is to spend the evening at a lively country western venue where the two of you can learn to Line Dance. This Valentines Day prepare to let your hair down, bring on the energy, and hit the dance floor. Twirl, swirl, slide, strut and dance the night away!
Date Ideas for Valentines Day #4: Ice Cream Date Night
Bring back nostalgia this Valentines Day by making delicious homemade ice cream together. It takes only 30 minutes for soft-serve consistency, and 60 minutes to make hard ice cream. Jazz things up with a series of fun toppings like sprinkles, gummy bears, chocolate chips, Oreo cookie pieces, frosted animal cookies, caramel syrup, chocolate syrup, and whipped cream. If you don’t have an ice cream machine at home, head on out to a creamery or a 50s-style diner. Enjoy giant waffle cone ice creams with all the fixings, or a banana split for two!
Date Ideas for Valentines Day #5: Take a Road Trip
This Valentines Day take a road trip! For the adventuresome duo, drive without a map or a care in the world and discover fun adventures along the way. Or with a little research and planning you can map out an extraordinary day. You can visit nearby towns, historic sites, or drive to a lake or national park. Stop at cute little restaurants for meals, or pack a checkered blanket and a traditional picnic basket with grapes, cheese, meats, baguette and bottle of wine. Let the day be all about carefree, romantic moments. Hit the open road, feel the wind in your hair and take plenty of photos along the way. Make beautiful road trip memories this Valentines Day.Awesome date ideas for an epic Valentine's Day! Click To Tweet
Date Ideas for Valentines Day #6: Food Truck Date Night
If your city is well known for its epic food trucks, make Valentines Day memorable with a super fun food truck date night. Or you can create an upscale food truck experience at home. Hang up some lovely string lighting over a picnic table in your backyard. Then cook up fun food truck recipes in your kitchen together. Serve the food-truck-style offerings in red plastic baskets with checkered deli paper. Enjoy your food truck meal with nostalgic glass bottles of Coke or your favorite beer. Play festive Afro-Cuban tunes in the background. This food truck theme is really fabulous when planning a date night event for two or more couples!
Date Ideas for Valentines Day #7: Arcade Date Night
This Valentines Day enjoy a fun and fabulous retro date night experience at an arcade! Select an arcade with an 80s-type atmosphere. An awesome arcade includes a huge selection of old-school games, upbeat music selections, and plenty of colorful neon lights. Plan on spending about $40 for an hour’s worth of play time. Root each other on as you take turns playing various games. For playing together, air hockey and two-shooter games are the perfect choice for couples. For the 21-and-older crowd, a different spin on this date night idea is at a venue that features pool tables, a jukebox, good drinks, and a lively ambiance.
Date Night Ideas for Valentines Day #8: Brewery Tour via Limo
If you and your Valentine are 21 or older and love beer, then this Valentines Day date idea is perfect for you! Round up some friends and book a limo. Tour craft breweries and view their unique brewing processes. Expand your beer knowledge while sampling a variety of premium beers. Then hop back into your limo, chat with your friends, and enjoy scenic views on the way to your next destination. What’s more awesome than spending quality time with your Valentine and friends while enjoying an exciting beer adventure? Another option is to order a beer kit and brewing supplies. You and your Valentine can brew up some great beer together at home!
Date Night Ideas for Valentines Day #9: Hot Air Balloon Date Night
If you live near a scenic location that offers hot air balloon rides, this is a awesome idea for a romantic Valentines Day date. Escape the ordinary and experience the freedom of flight and spectacular breathtaking views. Hot air balloon rides can be personalized adventures for the two of you. This Valentines Day do something different and unexpected with the one you love. Make beautiful memories together at 2,000 feet above ground. Make a special champagne toast. Take plenty of panoramic photos and a short video of your flight. Follow up this epic hot air balloon adventure with a simple yet romantic candle-lit dinner for two.
Date Night Ideas for Valentines Day #10: Dinner and a Movie Date Night
Unwind on Valentine’s Day with a fabulous couple’s activity! Get ready for an evening of fun. Dinner and a Movie is the ultimate guide to help you enjoy the big screen in the comfort of your own home. This brilliant book is packed with ideas for 12 themed movie nights. Each theme includes a list of recommended movies and a matching dinner menu with tasty recipes. You and your Valentine can enjoy preparing scrumptious snacks, drinks and dinner together. Slip into your comfiest pajamas, snuggle up with your Valentine and enjoy dinner and a movie. And don’t forget the popcorn!
Date Night Ideas for Valentines Day #11: Hit the Rails on a Scenic Train Route
Scenic train rides can take your breath away! Buy two tickets for an Amtrak adventure. Do a little research online to find a scenic train route that can be completed in one day, overnight or over a three-day weekend. One example of an ultimate scenic route is the Coast Starlight that connects Los Angeles and Seattle. Epic views include the Cascade Range and Mount Shasta. Along the way you’ll view some of the hippest cities on the West Coast: Portland, Seattle and the Bay Area. What’s super cool is the Pacific Parlour Car has wonderful amenities: wifi, comfy couches, giant windows for taking in panoramic views, and plenty of tables for laptops and games. This coach even has its own special cafe! Over the years travel on the railways has inspired numerous songs, legends, stories and scandals. There’s something intrinsically romantic about traveling by train. Take your Valentine by the hand and begin your adventure!
Happy Valentines Day!
Love is in the air! I hope this post has triggered your imagination and provided you with awesome date ideas for an epic Valentines Day weekend. xoxo