What are your plans for Valentine’s Day this year? Every year is different for most, you may do something extravagant with your significant other one year and find yourself at an Anti-Valentine’s Day party the next. Whatever the case, in Washington DC, there’s a little something for everyone.
Cupid’s Bar Crawl will be the largest V-day event in DC with thousands coming together to celebrate the season of love. Your ticket will include a signature refillable Cupid mug, drink and food specials, raffle entry for fabulous prizes and pictures of the event. Participants are encouraged to wear outfits that represent Valentine’s Day to them. Participating bars so far are The Front Page, Bravo Bravo, James Hoban’s, District Anchor, Public Bar, The Bottom Line, The Madhatter, Cafe Citron, Kabin, Recessions, and more to come. Attached or stag, this event will be fun and a great way to mingle with new people. To get your ticket, head over to cupidsbarcrawl.com
Explore a different take on the Sip & Paint craze at the Valentines Graffiti Art Experience. Artist Rajan Sedalia will teach some basic techniques while encouraging you to explore your inner artist. The Valentines Graffiti Art Experience will take place at 12th Street Gallery, from 9 pm- 10:30 pm. Get your tickets here.
Tired of the typical dinner thing? Try something new and make your own meal. Sur La Table has amazing cooking classes with locations in Arlington, Alexandria and Richmond VA. You can find classes almost every day of the week with different themes and menus, but for Valentine’s Day this year, Sur La Table will host: “Chocoholic” – you will learn to cook with cacao while constructing 3 delicious chocolate desserts.“Night Out: Rose” – with two classes that day at 5 pm and 8 pm at the Alexandria location, you will learn to cook an entree and dessert with Rose as the star of the menu. Reserve seats for you and your sweetheart or for yourself at SurLaTable.com
If you’d rather spend your time making googly eyes at bae, opt for a romantic Dinner and Dance Lesson. The Valentine’s Day Gala will host an event with a pop-up feel, curated with love in mind. With your ticket, you will receive a 3-course dinner for two, wine and champagne, a romantic dance lesson and professional dance performance at a beautifully decorated venue in the heart of DC. Grab your tickets here.
Ever had an intimate dinner with a bunch of other people on purpose? Bring your date to the table for great wine and conversation. Via Umbria of Georgetown will celebrate Valentine’s Day all month long. Reserve a spot at the Chef’s Table and enjoy Chef Liam’s special Valentine’s Day Menu for couples. You will receive complimentary welcome prosecco, a trip to the wine room to pick out your bottle to pair with your 4 coursed, ultimate communal dining experience. Reserve your seats for February 9th or pick out another date here.
This year Valentine’s Day is on a Wednesday, so make a mini-escape of it and stay in the city. Roomshare can help you find great accommodations for your romantic getaway or your celebration of self-love. You can find huge discounts on reservations that were canceled by others last minute on RoomShare. If you create a profile, RoomShare can match you to a roommate of the same gender and interests, allowing you both to split the cost while enjoying your own beds. With RoomShare, you can get a portion of your booking fee back if you have to cancel for any reason.
Stay-cation or Bae-cation, Roomshare has you covered!