Romance is in the air! And if you get stressed at the thought of planning out a romantic date for Valentine’s Day or any other special occasion, take a deep breath. There are tons of fun and special ways to celebrate with your partner in LivCo — no Cupid's bow required. Whether it’s a night dining out, a wintery day spent outdoors, or a cozy hotel room to cuddle up in, we think celebrating your romance in LivCo is 100% the move. If you're looking for ideas on how to woo your significant other, check out this list of charming adventures.
Dine Out at a Romantic Restaurant
While this isn't revolutionary as far as date ideas go, you can't go wrong with a classic night out dining with your loved one, maybe even by candlelight. In LivCo, you'll find several restaurants that have a particularly romantic atmosphere — think soft music, cozy seating, and warm, dim lighting. Pair that with incredible menus featuring some of the best food in town and you've got an excellent date night planned for you and your partner. Still deciding which romantic restaurant to bring your partner to?
Enjoy Sips & Sweets at Local Craft Beverage Producers
A new event on the LivCo Libation Loop, Sips & Sweets is the perfect outing for couples and friends during the colder months. Over two weekends in February, select craft beverage makers in Livingston County including Deer Run Winery, Dublin Corners Farm Brewery, little Lake Brewing, Strange Design Public House, O-Neh-Da Vineyard, and Woodlawn Distilling will pair their drinks with something sweet. Grab your sweetheart or close friends and travel to explore the diverse offerings of our makers. An admission ticket includes 1 beverage (nonalcoholic option available) and one sweet at 4 different locations.
Cozy Up to Live Music
Live music is happening all over LivCo and it's the perfect excuse to head out for your next date night. Check out shows at local music hotspots including Fanatics Pub, the Avon Park Theater, and the Geneseo Riviera. From rock 'n' roll to folk to country, there’s something for all couples to enjoy on a cozy winter evening.
Go Ice Skating at Sulphur Springs
The newly opened Sulphur Springs Ice Rink at the Avon Driving Park is like a winter wonderland this time of year, and we honestly couldn’t think of a better way to spend a cozy winter evening with your significant other. Ice skating is the perfect winter couples activity, especially when you’re surrounded by the soft glow of the strung lights and the gorgeous LivCo landscape — major heart eyes.
Explore a New Hobby
Journey to Ironwood Studios in Springwater, New York, for a Valentine's Day Couples Welding Workshop, the perfect way to celebrate love and creativity. Whether you're a beginner or have some welding experience, this hands-on event is designed for couples to bond and create something special together. They will provide all the necessary tools and materials for you to learn the art of welding under the guidance of metal artist Stacey Mrva. Together, you and your partner will craft a one-of-a-kind masterpiece that symbolizes your love and commitment.
Plan a Ski Staycation
Celebrate Valentine's Day with a ski getaway at Swain Resort. Choose between all-day lift tickets for you and your sweetie, or skip the slopes and just head to the Shawmut Grille for some tasty eats and cold brews plus accommodations for two.