Sometimes the hardest part about planning a fantastic Valentine’s Day date is simply getting the sitter but since we have already got that handled for you, we figured we would help with the rest, too! Valentine’s Day runs the gamut from fancy and fabulous to low-key but even the most cynical among us love a good excuse to get out and do something! Check out date-night suggestions from our different service regions—and then let us know when you need your PlatinumSitter to arrive.
February 12 at 2:30 p.m.
Local artist J. Voc will guide you through a painting class while you sip prosecco and enjoy chocolate covered strawberries at The Thirsty Dog in Belmont.
Candlelight: Valentine’s Day Special
February 12 at 7 p.m.
Enjoy music from a stringed quartet during this romantic “Romeo and Juliet” inspired production.
February 13 at 6 p.m.
Add a little mystery to your Valentine’s Day with this murder mystery dinner theatre.
Valentine’s Dinner at Carolina Brew Supply
February 14 at 6:30 p.m.
This is not your average Valentine’s dinner! Enjoy six courses with special wine pairings during this private dining experience.
February 12 at 4 p.m.
This fun-filled night will include dinner, couple’s games and photo opportunities.
February 13 at 3 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of The Greensboro Big Band and either watch or partake in the swing dancing at this event! The best part? It’s free!
Chris Wiles’ Very Special Valentine’s Day Show
February 14 at 7 p.m.
Loosen up for your Valentine’s Day celebration with lots of laughs at this Comedy Zone show.
February 12 at 2 p.m.
Learn to create your own gorgeous charcuterie display at this workshop just in time to create something special for Valentine’s Day!
February 12 at 4:30 p.m.
Check out the sounds of Adele, Lady Gaga, Etta James and more as performed by a 16-person chamber choir.
Check out the special Valentine’s Day flight at The Flying Saucer featuring four different chocolate beers.
Downtown Raleigh Valentine’s Day Scavenger Hunt
Head downtown to the Sir Walter Raleigh statue at the Raleigh Convention Center and grab your treasure map. Follow the clues to earn prizes!
February 12 at 8 p.m.
Take a step back in time and enjoy all of the fun parts of prom–dressing up, dancing, lots of picture taking–but with yummy cocktails and no curfew!
February 12 at 9 a.m
Kick off your love weekend with a run through Wrightsville Beach! Make it a date night with a stop for brunch on your way home.
Speaking of Wilmington, we have an exciting giveaway in this area! Head over to Instagram to check out the chance to win four hours of free babysitting in addition to some amazing prizes from Beauty and Bloom, Native Salt Cave and Wellness and The Second Glass Wine Bar!