Valentine’s Day 2020 conveniently falls on a Friday —just in time for the long holiday (Presidents’ Day) weekend. What better place to spend time with your sweetheart than the City of Brotherly—and now Sisterly—love.
There is always something for everyone in the city of Philadelphia. Read below to find your perfect Valentine’s Day date.
#1 The Getaway at the Greenhouse at Fairmount Park (Feb. 1-16, 2020)
For the second year in a row, the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center is hosting the Getaway at the Greenhouse. The indoor party features a handful of lawn games, food truck eats, a cash bar and more. Pack a blanket and sandwiches if you choose, the venue is BYO food and non-alcoholic beverages.
#2. Wine and Chocolate at Chaddsford Winery (Feb. 1-23, 2020)
Chaddsford Winery is featuring special weekend events, including on Valentine’s Day, for sit-down wine and chocolate pairings. The chocolate comes from Philadelphia-based artisanal chocolatiers, John & Kira’s chocolates. Buy tickets here.
#3. Valentine’s Day at Clay Studio (Feb. 14, 2020)
Philadelphia’s Clay Studio is hosting the perfect Valentine’s Day date night. Couples can share a pottery wheel and create their own ceramic creation while snacking on hor dourves and sipping on champagne. Find tickets here.
#4. Peddlar’s Village – Share the Love (Feb. 13-16, 2020)
The shops and eateries at Peddlars Village are sharing special offers and deals this Valentine’s Day. Try out authentic German chocolates from Fehrenbach Black Forest Clocks & German Gifts or drink your dessert with a package deal of two bottles of wine and two wine-tasting passes from Chaddsford Winery. More details here.
#5. Dia del Amor: Tour and Mezcal Tasting at Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens (Friday, February 14, 2020 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.)
Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens is hosting Día del Amor, a tour and Mezcal Tasting. Couples will be guided on a tour of the museum that focuses on the founding artist, and his wife’s, love for Mexican folk-art and each other while sipping on three different kinds of Mezcal. Tickets sold here.
#6. Ex-Files StorySlam (Feb. 14, 2020)
Gear up for the Ex-files 10th annual story slam. Perfect for singles, friends or couples. The annual event is the biggest and funniest of the year. The evening show is currently sold out but tickets are still available for the late-night show!
#7. Learn How to Cook At the Market (Feb. 14, 2020)
Chef Rhonda Saltzman will be hosting a special edition cooking class at Reading Terminal Market, guiding couples every step of the way to create tasty meals. You won’t want to miss this one! Find tickets here.
#8. Sweetheart Skating
City Hall’s Dilworth Park is offering free ice-skating for the month of February, with food and drink specials on Valentines in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin. Alternatively, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is open all season and for $25 on Valentine’s Day, offering a package deal including skates, one rose, one box of chocolates, and one keepsake photo.
#9. Cruise with the Spirit of Philadelphia
Cruise down the Delaware River on the Spirit of Philadelphia this Valentine’s Day. Cruises will last two to three hours and include complimentary bubbly or bottomless mimosas as well as a buffet-style meal. What’s more romantic than that? Find your tickets here.
#10. Valentine’s Day on the Moshulu – The Red Party (February 14)
The Moshulu ship-turned-restaurant is a staple landmark near Penn’s Landing and Old City. Spend the night on the deck under the twinkle lights with 3 dance floors, 2 DJ’s and 1 band. The only requirement: guests must wear their favorite red attire! Tickets are sold here.
What’re your plans for Valentine’s Day 2020 Philadelphia?
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