Look no further for Valentine’s Day Ideas that are sure to impress. Go above and beyond this Valentine’s Day with our guide that is certain to blow you away.   

Classic Romance

Cooking with Cupid at Cook Street School of Culinary Arts

Location: 1937 Market Street, Denver

When: February 9 from 6 to 9:30

Website: Cookstreet.com

Spice up your love life with an evening at the Cook Street School of Culinary Arts that’s guaranteed to stir up more than just delicious dishes! Take date night to new heights by joining the Cooking with Cupid class. This class includes a bottle of bubbly along with your delicious meal.

Downtown Horse & Carriage Ride

Location: 16th Street Mall

Website: Denver.org

Take a quintessential romantic ride through downtown Denver. Snuggle under a blanket while you get a tour of Denver by a Cinderella carriage drawn by draft horses.

Out and about this weekend?

Orchid Showcase at Denver Botanic Gardens

Location: 1007 York Street, Denver

When: Through Feb. 20, 2017

Website: Botanicgardens.org

Stroll through the annual Orchid Showcase to view hundreds of exotic blooms that are part of the gardens’ living collection

Valentine’s Day 5K

Location: Washington Park, 1000 S Downing St, Denver

When: February 12 at 10am

Website: Rundenverseries.com

Price: $35/adult

Looking for something active to do? Run your heart out at Denver’s Valentine’s Day 5K and Kids Fun Run. Meet Cupid and enjoy running with your sweetheart or finding one. Participants are encouraged to come dressed up as their favorite couple from a movie, book, or TV – or dressed ready for a fancy date night!

Enjoy a staycation with your Valentine

Luxury & Love Package at JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek

Location: 150 Clayton Lane, Denver

Website: Jwmarriottdenver.com

Price: $269/night

Every consider a romantic staycation? The Valentine’s Day Luxury & Love package at JW Marriott includes a deluxe guest room overnight, one complimentary appetizer at Second Home Kitchen + Bar, evening turndown service with a bottle of sparkling rose champagne and a  box of White Chocolate Champagne and Dark Chocolate Cherry Vanilla bonbons from Victoria’s Chocolates. Sleep in with complimentary late check-out at 1 p.m.

Ultimate Valentine’s Day Package at The Crawford Hotel

Location: 1701 Wynkoop St, Denver

Website: Thecrawfordhotel.com

Price: $349/night

Another staycation option to get away from the kids or the house work is a night at The Crawford Hotel. Turn up the romance with an exclusive package that includes an overnight stay with a bottle of bubbly, flowers and truffles. Enjoy a night downtown to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

Single and Ready to Mingle

Singles Day Soiree at NATIV Hotel Denver

Location: 1612 Wazee Street, Denver

Website: Eventbrite.com

Price: $5- $10

Being Single over Valentine’s Day just got a bit easier and way more fun! Singles Day Soiree is the place for singles to be on February 14 for an evening filled with dinner, drinks, free shots from a custom ice luge, free champagne for ladies from 9 to 10pm. The party will be hosted by Colorado’s favorite “The Bachelorette” castoff Chase McNary.

Valentine’s Day Pub Crawl

Location: Meet at Jackson’s Denver, 1520 20th Street, Denver

Price: $10/person if registered before February 11th; $20/person at door

When: February 11th with check-in from 4-6pm

Get dressed up and ready for Valentine’s Day with a Day Pub Crawl starting at Jackson’s Denver. At each venue there are gift gifeaways, Drink specials, glow sticks, and a chance to win free stuff. Wear green if you’re single and ready to mingle – or wear red if you’ve got a boo with you. 

Looking to mix things up a bit?

Play BINGO at Grandma’s House

Location: 1710 S Broadway, Denver

Website: Grandmasbeer.co

On Valentine’s Day from 7-10pm, hang in rocking chairs and play bingo at Grandma’s House (not literally, we mean the bar). Grandma’s House is a collective brewery in Denver. Show up thirsty, order a Colorado craft beer and get ready for a game of romantic bingo.

Valentine’s Day Party with Black Belt Salsa

Location: Highlands Masonic Events Center, 3550 Federal Blvd, Denver

Website: Thisissalsa.com

Price: $10 for first-timers

Get your blood flowing and evergy up as you salsa dance the night away. Black Belt Salsa’s annual Valentine’s Day Party is at 9pm, but there is a salsa class right before at 7:30pm. All you have to do is wear red and bring a dessert to enjoy and share with others.

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Denver Date Nite

Location: Online or over the phone consultation

Website: Denverdn.com

Email: Gretchen@DenverDN.com

Not the creative type? Denver Date Nite is a planning service that helps create a date night for you. They do all of the planning, booking and details – All you have to do is show up and pay! For Valentine’s Day, they’re offering a special deal for $50 that will plan a custom date for just the two of you. The package includes an evening of romance, a detailed itinerary and booking all necessary reservations for you. Just give them a 72-hour notice and they will plan the rest.