8 Unique Valentine’s Day Date Ideas for This Weekend
In less than a week boyfriends and girlfriends will be scrambling last minute to find a great date spot. Maybe you’ll be one of thee many or perhaps you already planned ahead and feel as if you’ve planned the perfect date. Well we picked out a few cool date ideas that may have you re-arranging your plans. Either way these spots are sure to make this year’s Valentine’s Day extra special. Here are our 8 unique Velantine’s Day Date Ideas for this weekend.
Date at the Cemetery
Ever wondered how the folks during the Victorian Period hooked up? Way before social media and technology these folks had some cool and clever ways of courting each other. Bring a date and come see for yourself just how unique the dating experience was 200 some odd years ago!
See Philly Like You’ve Never Experienced Before
Fall in love all over again this year at Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens. Join us for wine and a special private candlelit tour focusing on the many romantic aspects of our glittering galleries and labyrinth. Learn about the love story of PMG creator Isaiah Zagar and his wife Julia and how it has influenced his work over the years.
Bring Out the Animal in You
The Zoo hosts its annual Valentine’s weekend festivities and offers exciting love-themed activities all weekend long. Enjoy a family-friendly, self-guided “love tour” of famous couples at the Zoo and watch as some of your favorite animals receive special treats from their keepers.
Love is one of the classic ingredients of a good ghost story, and Philadelphia’s haunted history holds many ghostly sagas of love and betrayal. This Valentine’s Day weekend, explore the amorous secrets of Philly’s lovelorn past, and discover haunting love stories and the ghosts they leave behind!
Bring the Magic Back in Your Love Life
Every Saturday night at South Street Magic Theatre, we feature different local and visiting magicians as they provide a fun and amazing show of magic, mind reading and variety skills. We’ll be rotating through different performers, so call ahead or check the website to see who is onstage this week. But rest assured, every show will be an outstanding display of magic, skill, and laughs that you’ll enjoy no matter what your age or interests.
In the beginner class, Damian and Sarah teach general technique for walking, pivots and turns, the building blocks of Argentine Tango. Students learn simple sequences that are common in social dancing, including the basic step, ocho cortado, parada, ochos and a turn. Students also begin learning how to establish a connection with the partner, and how to hear the pulse of tango music.
Live. Love. LAUGH
What better way to spend a night with your significant other than over some drinks and plenty of laughs. City Tap House Logan Square is bringing you 3 of our favorite Philly comedians, Tommy Pope, Alison Zeidman, and Aaron Hertzog. Rounding out this great lineup, we have Ashlee Rose Toll guiding you through the night as the emcee.
Skate Into Their Heart
Treat your sweetheart to something special this Valentines Day. Sweetheart Skates at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest feature one of the most romantic settings in the city with plenty of reasons to cozy up to that someone special. Special Sweetheart Skate sessions are 5-6:30PM, 7-8:30PM, and 9-10:30PM. The $25 ticket includes chocolates, flowers, photo booth, and a DJ taking your special requests. Food and specialty cocktails can be purchased on-site from Garces Group and Franklin Fountain.