Whether you’re single or in a committed relationship, there’s no reason not to enjoy the heart-adorned holiday. Why not? Because there are a variety of things you can do to make your Valentine’s Day as sweet as ever. Here are a few ideas.
-If you’re single, don’t sit around moping about it. Round up your friends and go shopping or take day a trip somewhere fun, watch a movie or just stay in with appetizers, laughs and good times.
-Plan a scavenger hunt for your significant other! This may just be the cutest thing imaginable but what’s not to love about writing love notes, with clues about your plans, and hiding them in different in your house. It will be a fun twist and bring some much needed excitement to any couple’s Valentine’s Day.
-Prepare a nice dinner at home. Valentine’s day is the perfect reason to spoil your sweetheart, but whether you don’t have one or you’re just trying not to break the bank this season, there are several ways to have a good night than out to fancy restaurant. Make the dinner preparation an event. If you’re single, invite your friends over, crack open a bottle of wine, put on some music, and get started. Design a custom three course meal starting from appetizers leading all the way to dessert and cozy up the memories by giving each other a sentimental gift at the end of the night – like a photo collage. There’s no reason not to bask in shared memories with your significant other or friends on this very special day.
-Alternatively, weather permitting, you can prepare a picnic! Many people forget about lunch on Valentine’s Day but it can be a perfect way to have some spontaneous fun and spent more time together. You can get take-out or prepare your own food, just make you pick a beautiful, serene location. Oh, and be sure to gather all your favorite yummy desserts!
And if you’re looking to go out, here are some themed events happening in the area this Valentine’s day:
This campy cult classic is the most popular midnight movie of all time. A corn-fed all-American couple stumbles onto a creepy castle one night when their car breaks down, entering a world they never dreamed existed. The film gained notoriety as the most successful midnight movie ever, in which hundreds of cult fans show up in costume and act out scenes from the movie.
Doors open at 11:00pm and the movie begins at midnight. Go to link for more details.
Bring your Valentine and enjoy a candlelight dinner for 2 for only $20 – includes appetizer, entree and dessert! Reservations Only. Dinner will be from 8pm – 10pm. Couples get free cover before midnight. The after party starts on both sides after 10pm. Go to link for more details.
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical,Once is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. There are two show times 1pm and 6:30pm. Go to link for more details.
Bring a loved one to a fun filled, uplifting and invigorating afternoon of partner yoga and massage! As you learn to breathe and flow together on the mat, you’ll learn how to find ease and balance in your relationship off the mat. Yoga postures are powerful enough done individually, and something wonderful can happen when you intertwine the movements of two people. Go to link for more details.