Before we could even blink, Valentine’s Day merchandise hit every shelf from your local grocery store to Target. February is right around the corner, so you need to get a move on planning something romantic. When trying to decide what to do for Valentine’s Day, it probably feels repetitive year after year. We know, we know – the first thing that pops into your mind is balloons, overpriced long-stem roses and crowded restaurants…
Don’t panic just yet, we’ve got 8 great alternative date ideas to help you step your game up for 2019. After all, what’s romance without a little mystery, surprise, and adventure?
1. Take a Cooking Class
2. A Scavenger Hunt
3. A Couples Boudoir Photo Shoot
4. Sip and Paint
5. Have a Staycation
6. Book a Couples Spa Day
7. Learn to Make Chocolate
8. Celebrate on a Different Day
Restaurants will be super expensive and crowded on Valentine’s Day, so postpone your date night to another day and spend the holiday itself indoors, relaxing with takeout and a couple of movies. Go all-out the following night or the weekend with bouquets and a reservation at a classy restaurant you’ve always wanted to try.