WINNIPEG – It’s the day some people love and others love to hate.
Valentine’s Day is around the corner and if you’d like to treat your loved one, we’ve got a few ideas for you.
If you’re celebrating the single life, there are events for you to check out as well.
For all of you couples:
Book a staycation. Spend the night at a hotel in the city with cell phones turned off.Enjoy horse-drawn sleigh rides and then sit down for a three-course dinner overlooking Fort Whyte Alive.Listen to live music, eat French food and drink caribou at Festival du Voyageur.Take a scenic stroll through Assiniboine Park and then settle in for a gourmet dinner at the Park Cafe while taking in live music entertainment.Feast on a five-course dinner under the salt-water aquarium at Club Regent Casino.Sample chocolate body paint while eating an eight course dinner at the Fairmont Winnipeg.Sit back and watch the classic love story Casablanca on the MET’s big screen with cocktails, popcorn and a buffet dinner.Try an alternative. Indulge in horror-related comic figures, costumes and other collectibles at the RBC Convention Centre’s Horror Con.Make a pizza from scratch together from De Luca’s Specialty Food Store where you’ll find fresh dough, toppings and Italian wine.Spend the day relaxing at Thermea Spa. Relax and unwind by going in and out of the Nordic baths and Finnish sauna.
And singles, here are some suggestions for you:
Dance the evening away to popular bands at Festival du Voyageur on Singles Night.Check out the ice bar at the Great Ice Show with friends while admiring igloos, fireworks and ice sculptures.Make a day out of a Manitoba Moose game with friends or family.Celebrate Dre Day at Union Sound Hall and try out the Chronic album photo booth.Skate the Red River Mutual Trail at The Forks and experiment with ethnic food at the market.Try a new fitness class at Yoga Public or your gym. A good sweat will energize you for the rest of the day.Treat yourself by ordering in or making your favourite dinner and watching the Winnipeg Jets game.