Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and it’s time to start planning. How will you be entertaining your sweetheart this holiday? If you live in or around Miami, you have no excuse for staying in. There are dozens of things that you can get yourself into this year, and you can make a lasting impression on your loved one to boot.
If you are still looking for something to do on Valentine’s Day, we have put together a great list of suggestions for you and yours. We asked around the office, and here are the suggestions that our team has provided.
1. Concert at Fairchild Garden
If music is your thing, you will not be disappointed by the amazing voice of Renee Olstead. She will be performing at Fairchild Garden on Valentine’s Day. Not only is the beautiful woman an amazing actress but she is a fantastic singer.
Pack a picnic full of your loved one’s favorite goodies and head over to the park. If you are a park member, you can score tickets for $60. If you would like a more private affair with a candle-lit dinner and reserved seating, $175 will get you exactly what you are looking for. The event opens at 5:30 p.m. and the concert begins at 7:00.
2. Chocolate Pampering
No one said that chocolate has to be eaten to be enjoyed. Why not treat your baby to a chocolate treatment at the Aquanox Spa at Trump International Beach Resort? A dark chocolate facial pampers and a hot chocolate massage relaxes. Ease your loved one’s muscles with a day of varying massage techniques. A couples’ massage with truffles and champagne is only $290.
3. Weekend Getaway
Don’t spend another boring weekend in the house. You and your honey can escape for two days to the Fisher Island Club. Enjoy modern cuisine, sandy beaches and private terraces. A simply amazing meal is awaiting the both of you when you book this weekend getaway. Imagine dining on filet, truffle mac & cheese or delicious pasta, all cooked by master chefs that take pride in every bite they concoct. Your dessert wills set the stage for a night of romance. You can hardly go wrong with this decadent choice of holiday surprise.
4. A Touch of France
Maybe you have the type of partner who has always dreamed of visiting France but you don’t have the budget to make it happen. Imagine his or her surprise when you spend Valentine’s Day in a way that is authentically French. A cocktail for two, baked oysters, cote de boufe and long stem strawberry fondue will delight. Where can your French Valentine’s Day be found? At Brasserie Central in Coral Gables. Book your table now — they go fast.
5. Learn to Love
Head on over to Thompson Miami Beach Hotel for hands-on activities that are sure to ignite the passion that may have tempered. Sponsored by WhoNow, the event features interactive experiences. You can also enjoy complimentary cocktails, a kissing photo booth, games on social media and more. The event is open to anyone who wishes to participate and is free for all who show up. The event takes place on February 13 and starts at 8:00 p.m.
6. Miami Seaquarium
If you are looking for something a bit less ordinary, take your sweetie over to Miami Seaquarium. You can swim with the dolphins for two hours, get up close with seals or take an underwater helmet dive. Anyone who books the event receives a photo package worth $42 at no additional cost. Imagine the impression you will make on that special someone when you take them on this seaworthy adventure.
7. Ritual Massage
You may not be able to travel to Fiji, but you can spend the day thinking that you did. The Spa & Fitness Center at Turnberry Isle Miami is offering an intimate escape for couples this holiday. Book yourself and your sweetheart for the couples butter massage or ritual journey. You can both enjoy chocolate-covered strawberries and complimentary champagne as you relax the days away. You may just find that you forget where you are as you are treated to a luxurious milk bath soak. Book now for between $100 and $299 per person.
8. Italian for Two
Looking for something a bit on the rustic side? Take your loved one to Macchialina for an Italian dinner for two. You will enjoy a delectable tasting menu created by the chef himself. Oysters, tuna, risoto and molten cake are just a few of the items on the menu. Book your table now and give that special someone a night to remember.
No matter what you decide to do this Valentine’s Day, make sure you take the necessary steps to remain safe. If you celebrate with alcohol, choose a sober party to get you home or spend the night in a decked out hotel room. If you are involved in a car accident in Miami this holiday or at any other time, reach out to our team of personal injury attorneys. We will review your case at no cost to you and give you the best advice we can offer.