Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is approaching quickly – so dust off that dinner jacket and start planning your night of amour on the double! To aid you in your quest to woo your beau, we’ve put together a list of ideas below that is sure to have something for everyone.
1. Get handsy… with building your own charcuterie board
Image courtesy of Charcuterie Board Workshop
Couples who woodwork together stay together… While that adage may not be as well known as some others 🙃, there’s something truly attractive about learning some basic woodworking skills all the while noshing on some delicious cheese and olives together. Click here for tickets – there’s also the option to attend a class on the 15th instead if the Friday works better for your schedule!
2. Don’t trust anyone who doesn’t laugh
Image courtesy of Second City
Need a quick-fire way to see whether your new bae is truly the one for you? Listen to this sage piece of advice from Maya Angelou. Check out this show about all the facets of romance – from Tinder dates to long lost lovers – and keep a close eye on your date just to make sure that they’re chuckling every now and then. 😬
3. Bounce your love to new heights
Image courtesy of Sky Zone Mississauga
Whether it’s to test out some new dance moves or engage in a *friendly* round of dodge ball, things are always more fun when there are trampolines involved. This is one of those things that’s more fun with more people, so team up with some friends and start a little friendly competition at the Sky Zone in Mississauga.
4. Take some cues from the experts
Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
Delve into the mysteries of love at the Toronto Zoo, and who knows, maybe you’ll learn a thing or two from our animal neighbors to buff up your own relationship. If you think finding a lasting relationship on Tinder is hard, try being a flamingo. 😱
5. Swing-a-ding-ding baby!
Image courtesy of @askmetodance
Need some new moves this year? Try your hand (and feet) at swing dancing with live jazz music courtesy of The Sonny Balcones.
6. Cap off the night with something sweet
When you’re done trampolining, dancing, and whatever else, stop by any of our restaurants for the perfect finish to a great night out!