VALENTINE’S DAY DATE NIGHT IDEAS AROUND COLORADO SPRINGS
Valentine’s Day is fast-approaching! Do you know where you’re going to take your sweetheart for a romantic evening out? If you’re stumped on date night ideas for the upcoming holiday, take a peek at our top suggestions that are sure to wow your Valentine this February 14.
WINE & DINE YOUR HONEY AROUND COLORADO SPRINGS
For a classic Valentine’s evening, you can’t go wrong with a lovely, romantic dinner. Here are some spectacular restaurants hosting Valentine’s Day specials:
THE IRON SPRINGS CHATEAU
The Iron Springs Chateau is offering couples a dinner and a show package for Valentine’s Day. This package features a dinner for two, two complimentary drinks, and a performance of One Bad Apple…or..As the Worm Turns all for the price of $65. Be sure to mention the “Couple’s Special” when booking your reservations!
MONA LISA FONDUE
Located in historic Manitou Springs, is the Mona Lisa Fondue Restaurant. Boasting an excellent fine-dining experience, they are sure to provide the ultimate intimate dining experience. They even have a special Valentine’s Day four-course menu for $50, which sports a range of delicious fondue entrees.
BRIARHURST MANOR ESTATE
Making the top 50 list for most romantic restaurants in the country, the Briarhurst Manor Estate is a charming Victorian-style building that provides breath-taking views of Pike’s Peak. Just a short jaunt from Colorado Springs, the Briarhurst Manor Estate is offering a $99 Valentine’s Day dinner with your choice of starter, entree, and dessert.
EVENTS & FESTIVALS
Looking or something unique to do with your date on Valentine’s Day instead? Here are some special events that will make for a one-of-a-kind date night:
CRIPPLE CREEK ICE FESTIVAL
The 12th annual Cripple Creek Ice Festival brings together artisans and the community for a full week of live music, activities, and ice sculptures! With a superhero theme this year, you and your honey can dance the night away, enjoy specialty cocktails, or experience the beer garden. Running Feb. 9th-17th, this is a perfect date-night option if you want to extend the Valentine’s Day celebration all weekend long.
VALENTINE’S DAY MURDER MYSTERY ABOARD ROYAL GORGE ROUTE RAILROAD
Believe it or not, there is a Valentine’s Day-themed murder mystery dinner! All aboard the Royal Gorge Route Railroad for “Matchmaking is Murder: A Valentines Murder Mystery.” Take part in the investigation while you wine, dine, and enjoy beautiful Colorado scenery onboard a historic train.
FOR THE LESS ROMANTIC
ANTI-VALENTINE’S BAR CRAWL
If Valentine’s Day isn’t really your thing, there’s a date night option for you as well! Join in on the Anti-Valentine’s Day Bar Crawl happening on Feb. 15th. Geared towards those who are single and looking to kick back and relax, this bar crawl is hosting events like love letter burning and prizes for worst breakup story. Only $25 for a ticket, and an evening of fun.
ENJOY YOUR VALENTINE’S DAY NEAR COLORADO SPRINGS
Whether you’re planning a romantic dinner for two or a night all on your own, be sure to enjoy your Valentine’s Day to the fullest–and responsibly! For more local recommendations, like the best brunch spots in Denver, turn to the team at Perkins Motors for the best hotspots around Castle Rock, Colorado Springs, and beyond! You can even learn more about local events like the Labor Day Lift Off and Pueblo Chile Festival with help from our team.