Love is in the air, or at least it’s on its way. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to start getting the creative juices flowing for potential date ideas. If you’re having trouble finding the perfect date, or just need a push in the right direction, we’re here to help! Here’s a variety of different date ideas that is sure to please your loved one. At the end of the day, it’s mainly about you two having fun together and getting to spend appreciating your relationship.
Here’s how to make the most out of your Valentine’s Day:
Chick Flick Marathon
Looking for a way to keep it casual and just hang out at home? Netflix, hulu, and Amazon are your best friends tonight. Run through the “romance” category and start burning their all of your loved ones favorite flicks. Add a couple glasses of wine and some takeout and you’re in for relaxing and stress-free way to spend your night.
Home cooked meal
If you fancy yourself a chef, or simply don’t want go through the hassle of getting a reservation, a home cooked meal shows thoughtfulness and creativity. Find a recipe of a dish you know he or she will enjoy and get to cooking! Homemade pasta al carbonara? Whatever you come up with, make sure you follow the instructions, this is not a time to mess up the flavors and cook times.
Loved ones generally love to be pampered, and what better way to do that than a spa day? Couple massages and an overall spa experience is the perfect way to unwind together while getting some quality stress relief. The best part is that you can partake in this event so you’re treating yourself at the same time.
Couples Date Night
While Valentine’s Day can be a very intimate night out, it doesn’t always have to be. If you and another couple get along extremely well, and double date can be a really fun-filled way to hit the town. Meet up for drinks, dinner, and maybe a live music bar after. Sharing great memories with friends is never a bad way to do date night.
Good laughs always equals a good time. So it’s no wonder that comedy shows are extremely popular on Valentine’s Day. It usually gives you enough time to grab a bite to eat beforehand or grab a couple drinks. Word to the wise, try to avoid the front row unless you like getting involved in some of the jokes.
Fixed Menu Dinner
The most classic option is tried and true. There’s a reason it’s so popular, a nice dinner reservation with a fixed menu tends to be pretty tasty. Make sure you book this fairly far in advance if you have a popular restaurant in mind.