Top 7 Romantic Things To Do This Valentine's Day

Posted: January 31, 2019

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, every starry-eyed lover across the world is getting ready to indulge their Valentine in a day of celebration. Forget the cliché heart-shaped box of chocolates and oversized teddy bears in 2019. Instead, create memorable experiences you will cherish for years to come.

Mechanics Hall Valentine's Day Dance

Mechanic's Hall is throwing a Valentine's evening of food and dancing. Bring your Valentine and your dancing shoes because professional dancers will be on site to teach you classic dance steps, which you can try out over a live band. If you've always wanted to try the two-step or want to show off your moves for your date - this is the perfect Valentine's celebration for you! +discover

Valentine's Dinner in an Igloo 

Surprise your Valentine with a chef's tasting dinner in an igloo at Lock 50 - a New American restaurant in the Canal District in Worcester. The dining experience will include complimentary champagne to start, a five-course tasting meal and reserved seating in the patio igloo. +discover

4-Course Feast in a Historic Building

The historic Oliver Wight Tavern at Old Sturbridge Village is serving a Valentine's Day feast that includes specialty Valentines cocktails and a four-course meal serving up dishes like lobster, scallops and shrimp risotto, fontina and spinach stuffed chicken breast with porcini sauce, and rose scented crème brûlée with fresh raspberries. Delicious! +discover 

Six-Course Wine Tasting Dinner 

Experience the taste of Italy at this wine tasting dinner by Samuel Slaters! Six courses will be designed around the flavors of Italy and each paired with a different glass of Italian wine. The mouthwatering menu includes dishes like marinated oven-cured tomatoes with burrata cheese and aged balsamic vinegar; and forged Chanterelle mushrooms with aged Pecorino Romano cheese and shaved black winter truffles. +discover

A Romantic Getaway in Sturbridge

Craft beer, gorgeous scenery, trendy restaurants and attractions that will alter your perspective… Sturbridge, MA is the ideal place to plan a romantic getaway with your Valentine. +discover

Live Music, Local Wine, and 'Partner' Paint Nite

Spend a romantic day at Hardwick Winery on Saturday, February 16! Come enjoy the free live music anytime between 2 PM - 5 PM. Grab a charcuterie plate and a flight of their delicious local wine. Next, create a memorable painting together called "Lake of Reflection" during Paint Nite. Contact the winery for reservations and more information. +discover

Head to The Theater for a Romantic Comedy

Pair a trip to the theater with dinner plans and you've got a perfect Valentine's celebration! This laugh-out-loud romantic comedy playing at the Grandview Avenue Playhouse in Worcester is about a demanding diva who discovers that her larger-than-life maestro husband has become enamored with the lovely young lady hired to ghostwrite his largely fictional autobiography, she hires a handsome young scribe of her own. Sparks fly, silverware is thrown, and romance blossoms in the most unexpected ways. +discover