Valentine's Day

(Cue the Barry White music)

February 14th cannot come soon enough. Valentine's Day 2017 is your chance to do something unique and timeless for that special person in your life. Thankfully, you have Minneapolis; one of the Top Unexpectedly Romantic Cities in the nation. Love is in the air in Minneapolis 24/7, but Valentine's Day is when we go all-out.

Don't believe us? Check out all the beautiful and romantic things we've got for you to do this Valentine's Day in Minneapolis. 

Valentine's Day Events and Date Ideas in Minneapolis

February 14, 2017

Dakota Jazz Club at 9:30pm

Valentine's Day Comedy Jam

February 11, 2017

State Theatre at 8:00pm

The Valentine’s Day Lovers Laugh-A-Thon will be making its way back to the State Theatre, starring Corey Holcomb, Just Nesh, Michael Blackson, Sheryl Underwood, DC Young Fly and Shed G.

February 11, 2017

Lake Nokomis at 10:00am

Join us on our BRAND NEW COURSE at Lake Nokomis at the 33rd annual Valentine's Day race!

MacPhail Spotlight Series Presents:

Schubert A Love Letter To Music

February 11, 2017

MacPhail Center For Music at 8:00pm

Valentine's Dinner and Snowshoeing

February 14, 2017

Baker Near-Wilderness at 6:00pm

February 14, 2017

Take your sweetheart on a romantic carriage ride along the Mississippi River.

February 11,12 & 14, 2017

Cooks of Crocus Hill (Northloop)

Talk about a date night to remember: crisp Prosecco to kick off an evening of artfully marinated shrimp, deeply flavored roasted vegetables, a perfect steak, and of course, dessert that's as delightful as love itself. Best of all, you'll get to create it all, in this hands-on class that features chef insights so you can whip up a Valentine's feast any night of the year.

February 14,15 &16

Kieran's Irish Pub at 8:30pm

Join us one night, or all three. Every night will be a completely different rockin' of the love boat.

Valentine's Day Snowshoeing

February 14, 2017

Theodore Wirth Park at 6:00pm

Looking for an outdoor adventure on Valentine's Day? Travel by sunset or moonlight through the park on snowshoes and go to areas seldom visited in winter. End your evening at the Wirth Pavilion where you'll warm up by the fire and make homemade hot chocolate. Meet at the Wirth Beach parking lot. Snowshoes provided. Dress for the weather. Winter boots are a must.

Would You Be My Valentine?

Saint James Hotel

Stroll arm-in-arm along the picturesque banks of the Mississippi River, enjoy an exquisite dinner at the Port restaurant, and retire to your beautifully decorated guest-room for a quiet evening together. For an extra treat on Valentine (February 10th to February 19th) the St. James Hotel will help you celebrate as a couple by offering chocolates and flowers to your romantic retreat.

February 9, 2017

Pinstripes at 7:00pm

February 14, 2017

Join us for a romantic 8-course dinner with your love | $95/person.

February 14, 2017

Make your Valentine's Day reservation at Borough! Join us for a romantic 5-course dinner with your love | $75/person

Valentine Special

February 10 - 14, 2017

Fogo De Chao 

February 14, 2017

Melting Pot

Valentine's Weekend Comedy Show

February 11, 2017

Running Aces at 7:30pm

Tickets: $15 in advance / $20 day of event

February 10, 2017

Alexander Ramsey House at 7:00pm

Enjoy freshly baked Valentine's Day treats, listen to excerpts from Ramsey family love letters and play Victorian courtship games in the parlor.

February 23, 2017

Alexander Ramsey House at 5:30pm

Learn about the stories behind some famous and not-so-famous historical couples and discover what brought and kept them together and, in some cases, what drove them apart.

February 14, 2017

James J. Hill House at 7:00pm

Celebrate Valentine's Day the old-fashioned way by enjoying classic 19th century poetry in the James J. Hill House drawing room.

February 14, 2017

Weisman Art Museum - Davis Gallery at 7:00pm

Start your date night with WAM and have a Valentine's Day to remember! You and your sweetheart will be serenaded by singers in the beautiful galleries of the Weisman Art Museum. The romance, tragedy, passion, and revenge of opera have captivated composers and audiences for ages. This performance is open to everyone from seasoned opera lovers to opera first-timers.

February 14, 2017

Complementary car service to and from any Hennepin Theater and complementary parking in the IDS center parking ramp after 5pm.

Surf-N-Turf Valentine's Dinner

February 10,11 & 14, 2017

Firelake (MOA) at 5:00pm

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and it's time to start planning where you want to enjoy this special holiday. FireLake offers a 3-course dinner with an option of a champagne flight.

February 14, 2017

Psycho Suzi's

Valentine's Day fun for winos and lovers at Psycho Suzi's! This Valentine's Day, make an un-grand gesture with wine and champagne bottles for $30 or less. No doilies.

El red cheapo = $10
Run-of-the-mill = $20
Champagne show-off = $30

Haven't you learned? Chocolates just aren't enough on Valentines Day. Make your dinner reservations today!

February 14, 2017


Conveniently located downtown, guests enjoy a free upgrade to City View Accommodations, Two “On the Go” Breakfast Vouchers, and Complimentary Self-Park in the Hilton ramp.

Rates Starting at $119

Request Promotion Code P3

Progressive Dinner Brewery Tour

February 14, 2017


Hop on the luxury coach bus and tour 3 different breweries around the Twin Cities.  At the 1st stop you will enjoy an appetizer created by Urban Growler's chef, full dinner catered in at Fulton and dessert from Legacy Chocolates will be served at Inbound.  Select a pint of your choice at each brewery or choose our recommended beer pairing.

February 11, 2017


Come join us for the Twin Cities only Valentine's Chocolate Tour where you can enjoy the best chocolate delicacies the Twin Cities has to offer all while being chauffeured around in a warm, cozy coach bus.

February 11, 2017


Hop on the luxury coach bus and tour 3 different breweries around the Twin Cities.  With each stop you'll get to pair a truffle from Legacy Chocolates with a fresh craft brew.  You'll enjoy a full behind the scene tour and have the opportunity to select a pint of your choice at each brewery.

Minnesota Nice Spice

Spice up your Valentine's Day gift-giving with this exclusive gift of our Voo Doo Love Potion #1 and Voo Doo Love Potion #2 full 4 oz. size jars!
These blends are only available this time of year and while supplies last.

Mojo Monkey Donuts

1169 7th St W, St. Paul 55102

Wednesday - Friday: 6am - 7pm

Personalized messages on heart-shaped donuts

February 11th - February 14th

Lunds & Byerlys Catering for 2, delivered to your door!

A catered four-course meal for two, skillfully prepared by our Executive Chef then packaged for you to finish in the comfort of your own home! Our Valentine’s Day menu draws upon seasonal influences, featuring romantic Caprese Rose appetizers, an Artisan Sweetheart Salad with heart-shaped radishes, and rich Dark Chocolate Ganache Fondue.  Orders are limited, call now!

Reference “MPS0117” and receive $5 off a bottle of wine to accompany your meal!

February 10, 11, & 14, 2017

Petite Filet
6-oz. filet with lobster chevre ravioli, sun-dried tomato sauce and asparagus

Romantic Four-Course Dinner for Two
Sweetheart salad, lobster bisque, seafood risotto and Neuske’s bacon wrapped filet with chocolate decadence dessert 
$75 per Couple

Surf & Turf Special
Add a lobster tail and steak au poivre to your dinner! 
Buffet Dinner Price + $17

Romantic Chocolate Raspberry Martini

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Impress your sweetheart with a four course Valentine’s Day Dinner at CRAVE for $89 per couple.  Plus, with over 100 red and white wines to choose from, we’ll recommend a pairing for every palate.  Additionally, a limited menu featuring a variety of Chef’s favorites and the full sushi menu is also available.

Valentine's Day Hours: 11:30am - 11:30pm

Named the Most Romantic Destination in Minnesota, The Depot ice rink is the perfect place to bring your date. Show off your skating skills, catch a beautiful view of downtown and grab drinks and some food all in once place.