Forget the predictable dinner date and surprise your Valentine this February 14. Whether you’re ready to paint your partner or throw it back to the 70s, we’ve got you sorted.
Paint Your Partner with Vintage Van Gogh
Spend an afternoon with your Valentine and learn how to master the perfect partner portrait. Guided by local artists from Vintage Van Gogh you’ll learn the techniques needed to become your own artist. A selection of local wine will be available to purchase on the day.
When: 2pm – 4.30pm
Where: Hygge Atrium, Goodwood
Allure – Dating & Dancing – Valentine’s Day Singles Night
This one is for the singles – a night filled with dance lessons and speed dating. Learn how to dance the Bachata from One Dance Studio’s Nixon and Dominique and have a mingle at the same time. You’ll be greeted with a drink on arrival and spend the might laughing and dancing.
Where: Mr Goodbar
Valentine’s Day Picnic at Paxton
It’s the ideal Sunday afternoon activity. Picnic with your Valentine surrounded by the beauty and scenery of Paxton Winery. BYO food and picnic essentials or have the day arranged for you by the winery, with your picnic spot set up and waiting for you.
Where: Paxton Landcross Farm
Valentine’s at the Green
Bring the family along to a day filled with locally sourced wine, gin and food from your favourite South Australian businesses. Browse through a range of art, homewares and fashion from local traders while listening to great live music and entertainment.
Where: Norwood Green Warehouse & Display Centre
Valentine’s Day at Kingpin Bowling
Add a little healthy competition to your evening with Kingpin Bowling’s Valentine’s Day special. Enjoy unlimited ten pin bowling and laser strike games all night long.
Where: Kingpin Bowling, Norwood
Valentine’s Day at The Oval Hotel
An experience you will truly never forget. The evening begins with a three-course dinner for two on the Adelaide Oval turf followed by a romantic evening at the world class boutique hotel. End your overnight stay with breakfast at Bespoke Wine Bar Kitchen.
When: 14th-15th February
Where: The Oval Hotel
Valentine’s Day Argo Paint & Wine with Nicky Create
Sip on a glass of local South Australian wine or some Argo’s tea while painting with your loved one. Australian artist and muralist Nicky Create will guide you through the evening, teaching you to channel your emotions into art. Create unique artwork with two canvases joined together, with each partner painting their half to match the other. Add wine, tea or a cheese board to enhance the evening.
Where: Argo On The Parade, Norwood
The Notebook at the Moonlight Cinema
It’s the one and only movie to show on the most romantic night of the year. Snuggle up and enjoy a night filled with romance, bean beds and blankets. Don’t forget to bring the tissues!
Where: Moonlight Cinema, Botanic Park
The Mile End Valentine’s day
Grab your partner or a bunch of friends because The Mile End Hotel has something for everyone this February 14th. Book lunch or dinner in the hotel or find the Sunday’s Singles Session in the Beer Garden. Make your night that little more special with accommodation available for booking.
Where: The Mile End Hotel
Valentine’s Day Eve 70’s Party
It’s a flashback to the 70s. Pull out your spandex pants and tie-dye shirts and get ready for a wild night of dancing. Sing along to all your favourites; Abba’s Dancing Queen, Saturday Night Fever, Fleetwood Mac’s Go Your Own Way and the list goes on.
When: 13th February, 7pm-11:59pm
Where: Duke of York Hotel
Words Mia Vidale