February is here and there’s love in the air. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, Seattle, but how will you impress your special someone?

For those of you in search of the perfect date night for someone who wants to celebrate the polarizing holiday, there is plenty happening on (and around) the 14th.

Not sure where to start? Here are just a few to check out this year. Happy planning, Seattle!

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After Hours: No Pressure Valentine’s Day

Head to the Aquarium on Valentine’s Day for a 21+ event that will have music from musical duo CZNS, a species scavenger hunt, food and drinks, and more!

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where: Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59
Cost: $38.07

Love is in the Air!

For the first time ever, Washington Park Arboretum is hosting a Valentine’s Day themed luminary walk through the park, inspired by their annual Winter Solstice event!

You can enjoy a romantic stroll through the park, guided by the soft glow of pink luminaries, and create your own Valentine’s cards to give to loved ones. There will be hot cocoa, cider, & tea in Wisteria Hall!

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where: Washington Park Arboretum, Wisteria Hall, 2300 Arboretum Drive East
Cost: $23.18

Sponsored Pick: Edgewater’s Month of Love

What could be more enchanting than a legendary over-water hotel featuring cozy in-room fireplaces, panoramic waterfront views and delightful Pacific Northwest-inspired dining? That was a trick question. Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and if you’re looking to pull out all the stops, add a relaxing getaway at the Edgewater Hotel to your list. Book a romantic dinner at the on-site Six Seven Restaurant or explore The Edgewater’s vacation packages if you’re really looking to impress.

When: February 2024
Where: The Edgewater Hotel, 2411 Alaskan Way, Seattle

Imagine Monet 

The Imagine Monet immersive experience is coming to town, and it opens on Valentine’s Day. You can check out the warmth and romance of impressionism with Imagine Monet, and each Valentine’s Day ticket includes a specialty box of locally made chocolates. There will also be live music from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where:1001 S. Yakima Ave, Suite 1, Tacoma
Cost: $50

PacSci Taproom

Ready to tap into science and the art of brewing? You can do that, along with tastings from a select few of Seattle’s top breweries, wineries, and cider houses, all with your S/O.

This after hours visit to the Planetarium will be one you won’t soon forget!

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where: 200 2nd Ave N
Cost: $30

Valentine’s Dinner Cruise

Take your loved one on a two and a half hour dinner cruise! Enjoy evening views of the city skyline, while listening to live music as you dine aboard a beautiful Waterways yacht.
There will be a four-course dinner served during the cruise.

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where: Waterways Cruises at Lake Union Piers on South Lake Union, 901 Fairview Avenue North
Cost: $139

The Big British Tea Party

Love tea? There’s a Big British Tea Party in Seattle on Valentine’s Day, and you along with your S/O can enjoy a menu of nibbles, sweets and “a cuppa” with a tea specialist sharing pointers on taste and “proper” preparation. There will be a brief panel, and may be a few other surprise goodies as well!

This event is part of the Northwest Flower & Garden Festival, running from February 14th to 18th.

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where: Seattle Convention Center, 705 Pike Street
Cost: $150

The Lord of the Rings Extended Trilogy and The Hobbit Trilogy

Transport yourself to the enchanting world of Middle-earth like never before at the iconic SIFF Cinema Downtown. On Valentine’s Day, you can join fan in celebrating the magic, heroism, and camaraderie that have captivated audiences for generations. The screenings include: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – 2:15pm | The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Extended) – 6:30pm.

Movie-goers are encouraged to dress up!

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where: 2100 4th Ave
Cost: $19.50

Enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner at a romantic restaurant

Food is always a good idea. Several restaurants are offering Valentine’s Day dinner in Seattle this year including Lark, Eden Hill, and Cafe Flora. Check out the details for each of them here.

Candlelight: Valentine’s Day Special ft. “Romeo and Juliet” & More

This is an extra romantic one, as you enjoy concerts by candlelight. It is described as a “multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in Seattle.” The Valentine’s Day Special will feature “Romeo and Juliet” & More at Arctic Club Hotel.

When: Wednesday, February 14th, 2024
Where   700 3rd Avenue

Enjoy your Valentine’s Day, Seattle!