With so much going on, love is in the air-TL this Valentine’s Day!
Coming up with the perfect date for Valentine’s Day comes with a lot of pressure, so we’re here to ease some of that pressure, and help you knock it out of the park. Whether you’re looking for the best dining reservation in town, or adorable date ideas, Atlanta’s got you covered, and so do we! Here are ten things to do to impress your significant other this Valentine’s Day.
1. Eat at one of the most romantic restaurants in Atlanta
It’s time to get those reservations, and start booking the perfect Valentine’s Day. Luckily, there are so many options in Atlanta. From a floral paradise with show-stopping cocktails at The Garden Room, to the the crème de la crème of ATL’s culinary scene. Check out our round-up of the most romantic restaurants in and around the city.
2-3. The delightful Candlelight Concert series
If you’re looking for some live music with an amorous twist, check out the Candlelight Concert series. The series continuously transforms epic Atlantan venues into intimate, and romantic settings. Enjoy beloved music from an impressive catalogue of concerts, completely bathed in glistening candlelight.
Candlelight will be hosting a couple of Valentine’s Day specials. However, you can find their whole line-up of concerts, here. There’s a Candlelight concert for everyone, from Abba to Jazz, Taylor Swift to Gospel, and more! So if the love theme doesn’t suit you and your boo, perhaps another night would make the perfect Valentine’s Day gift.
- Candlelight: Valentine’s Day Special ft. “Romeo and Juliet” and more
- Candlelight: Valentine’s Day Special – Broadway’s Greatest Love Songs
Walk directly into the trippy storybook Alice In Wonderland, and have a wonderful Valentine’s Day celebration in the process. Join the Mad Hatter and other curious characters, in a 90-minute long, cocktail-crafting session. Enjoy spectacular cocktails, including the The Smoking Caterpillar, which will literally smoke through its Rosemary infused smoke bubble.
9 Mile Station are hosting gorgeous sunset and starlight dining experiences on The Roof at Ponce City Market. Enjoy stunning views of Atlanta from the privacy of your own igloo, and enjoy the killer 5-course menu on offer. Click here for more information.
6. This cute foodie adventure around Atlanta
Enjoy a lovely picnic spread for 2 in this Winter Warmer date package experience. Find the clues and complete your meal by discovering the walking routes that’ll be provided. Take part in games and conversation starters, before enjoying your very own picnic spread.
Imagine stepping inside a restaurant blanketed in darkness and being served a sublime three-course meal – the flavours and textures of which are intensified by your remaining senses. Sounds a little bit incredible, right? Luckily, Dining in the Dark will be hosting their sensational tasting experience on the Wednesday of Valentine’s Day week. Click here for more information and reservations.
8. This Valentine’s Day pop-up bar in Buckhead
The Blind Pig Parlour are continuing their legendary holiday pop-up bar legacy, with The Blind Cupid. This Valentine’s Day themed bar has a deliciously seductive cocktail menu on offer, curated especially for this celebration of love. As well as some stunning décor and theming, that’ll certainly encourage cupid to draw his bow!
9. Stay the night at Georgia Aquarium, at their Valentine’s cocktail party!
Yes, you read that correctly. Georgia Aquarium are hosting a Valentine’s Day extravaganza. Enjoy an elegant cocktail party at one of the largest aquariums in the world. You can even stay the night if you wish to wake up next to an unbeatable selection of fascinating sea life. Expect music, stellar exhibitions, and a spectacular way to celebrate Valentine’s Day.
10. Picture perfect cocktails on Krog Street
Since Valentine’s Day is on a Monday this year, why not celebrate the whole weekend? This Instagram-ready bar crawl will take you to three amazing venues, serving up some of Atlanta’s best cocktails. Available on the Fridays and Saturdays before and after Valentine’s Day, it’s great for an unforgettable date, or an extra special Galentine’s Day. Click here for more information and tickets.
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