February 14th is almost here, which means that many Valentines are wondering how to celebrate the most romantic day of the year with their sweethearts. If you need a little inspiration to come up with the perfect Valentine’s Day date, listed below you will find 10 romantic ideas that you can do with your loved one and no stuffed animals, roses or chocolates are required.
Valentine’s Day Dinner at Beaverbrook Art Gallery
Make this Valentine’s Day a work of art and a night to remember for you and your loved one. The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is offering an unforgettable evening that includes a four-course meal, a complimentary glass of prosecco along with delightful musical entertainment. The tables will be surrounded by many of the Gallery’s most iconic pieces of art.
703 Queen Street
$250 per table (seats 2), taxes and gratuities included
Don Juan at the Fredericton Playhouse
Take your loved one to watch the Atlantic Ballet Atlantique Canada perform Igor Dobrovolskiy’s lighthearted contemporary ballet on the stage of the Fredericton Playhouse. Don Juan is a timeless comedy about the foibles of lovers and how the tables are turned on everyone throughout the story.
686 Queen Street
Regular $40 — Member $36 — Under 19 $20 (+hst)
Go Skating in Officer’s Square
During the winter months, Officer’s Square is home to an outdoor skating rink. All you need to do is to grab your skates, lace them up, and hit the ice with your sweetheart at the public outdoor rink. It is the perfect winter date idea for couples who enjoy winter activities. When it gets too chilly, you can warm up at one of the many coffee shops in the downtown area.
575 Queen Street
Pink Lobster Film Festival
From Thursday, February 14 to 16th, 2019 the Pink Lobster Film Festival will be taking place. This film festival is the first and premier LGBTQIA2S+ film festival and celebrates the LGBTQIA2S+ communities across Canada and the world. This is a great Valentine’s Day date option for anyone who is in the community or supports the community.
9 MacAulay Lane, UNB
$6 per evening or $15.00 for a 3 day pass
The Purrfect Valentine
Are you looking for the purrfect Valentine’s Day date idea? The Purrfect Cup may just be the answer. This Valentine’s Day, the cat café will be offering a special which includes 2 passes into the Cat Lounge, 2 drinks of your choice and 2 Special Dessert Cheesecakes.
The Purrfect Cup, Fredericton
If you are looking for something more casual to do this Valentine’s Day, bowling may be right up your alley. The Main Street Bowl-A-Drome is a great option with its cosmic bowling, food on-site and serving up local beer from TrailWay. A little friendly competition may be all the two of you need this Valentine’s Day to enjoy this special day.
301 Main Street
The Jackbox: Love in a Box at Dead Dino Gaming Inc.
No matter if you are alone or with your Valentine, head to the Dead Dino Gaming Inc for Jackbox: Love in a Box. It is going to be a barrel of laughs and there is going to be candy for everyone. If you cannot make it to the event, they will be live streaming it on Mixer.
354 King Street, (2nd floor)
Not Your Typical Valentines with AWOLK at York County Cider
If you are looking for something different this Valentine’s Day, Not Your Typical Valentines with AWOLK may be for you. AWOLK will be playing not so typical Valentines songs, in a neo-folk style. Along with enjoying the live music, you and your sweetheart can partake of the delicious ciders that York County Cider have on tap.
38 Main Street
$5 suggested donation
Valentine’s Day Chef Attended Buffet at Delta Hotel
On February 14th and 15th, 2019, the Delta Hotel will be hosting at special buffet at their [catch] Urban Grill. Bring your Valentine and fill your plates with fresh fare from the Chef’s made to order food. You both are sure to enjoy the unlimited sushi, salads, soup, carved hot meats, sides and sharable desserts. Reservations are recommended and the buffet will be open from 5pm to 9pm each day.
225 Woodstock Road
$42 + HST per person
Take a stroll through Odell Park
Fredericton is home to a lovely 400-acre park that has offer 16km of groomed trails to explore. You may have visited Odell Park in the summer, the winter makes the sights even more beautiful. Bring your camera or smartphone along and take some social media worthy photos. The park is also home to an outdoor skating rink and sledding hills.
350 Rookwood Avenue
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