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Valentine’s Day in Vancouver

Valentine's Locks at Lonsdale Quay

There are many great things to do on or around February 14th. In 2021 make Valentine’s Day special and discover Vancouver’s most romantic opportunities.

What to do on Valentine’s Day

Where should you plan to take your sweetheart on February 14th? What would make this year’s Valentine’s Day special? Below is a list of Vancouver’s Best Places’ ideas on where to spend February 14th.

Vancouver TheatreSports

Valentine’s in Downtown Vancouver

Events that took place in 2020 included the following (and 2021 will likely be similar):

  • Concert with Bach Choir – the Vancouver Bach Choir performed their Behind the Keys concert with Leslie Dala and other special guests at the Orpheum Annex on Friday, February 14th, 2020. Tickets cost $69 per ticket or $250 for a table of four. Light refreshments and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine were included.
  • Romantic Improv at Vancouver TheatreSports – live comedy theatre took place at the Improv Centre at 1502 Duranleau Street on Granville Island (February 5th to 15th, 2020). In addition to some regularly scheduled performances, special Valentine’s Day-themed shows called The Love of Your Life took place on select days in addition to a special Love Matches: A Valentine’s Day All-Out Love Battle event on the 14th.
  • After Hours at the Aquarium – an adults-only event at the Vancouver Aquarium from 6:30 until 11:00 pm on February 14th. The evening included adult beverages and talks about the sexual habits of marine life. The cost was $38 plus GST. (Sold out!)
  • Night Court – a special adults-only Valentine’s event at the Vancouver Police Museum at 240 East Cordova Street from 7 until 9 pm on February 14th. Tickets were $25 and include an alcoholic beverage.

Valentine’s On the North Shore

New West Romantic Activities

  • Paddlewheeler Riverboat Valentine’s Cruise a 3-hour cruise in New Westminster on the Fraser River with a 3-course dinner takes place on February 14th most years. The cost last year was about $65 per person or $125 for two. Get there early and go for a stroll along the waterfront first.

Romantic Walks and Restaurants

Looking for a romantic place to spend time with your sweetheart before enjoying dinner for two at one of the Lower Mainland’s top restaurants, then check out Romantic Walks to take your Date in Metro Vancouver. Locations include waterfront strolls along Ambleside, Stanley Park, Deep Cove, English Bay, Steveston Village and other parks around town.

Romantic English Bay Sunset

Vancouver’s Best Restaurants

In addition to the above, also check out Metro Vancouver’s best restaurants for a place to eat in whatever neighbourhood you plan to be in.

2020 Entertainment Coupon Book