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The Most Romantic Date Ideas This February in Chicago
The Most Romantic Date Ideas This February in Chicago

The Most Romantic Date Ideas This February in Chicago

Come in from the cold with your special someone. 🥂🥰


Published January 28, 2022

Whether you’re celebrating Valentine's Day, Galentine’s Day, or any old day, celebrate all forms of love with these romantic date ideas in Chicago this February! From intimate restaurants, to hands-on classes, and so much more, check out Bucket Listers' picks below. 

Pour and Sip Candle Making Class

Pour and Sip Candle Making Class

Talk about a lit date night! During this class, you will be able to choose from a variety of vessels, scents, botanicals, crystals, and glitters to create your very own candle!

Where: 4999 Old Orchard Center, Unit K11

For more information on Blank Mason Candle Bar - Pour and Sip.

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Blank Mason Candle Bar - Pour & Sip

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  • event 2022-09-20
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Talk about a lit date night! During this class, you will be able to choose from a variety of vessels, scents, botanicals, crystals, and glitters to create your very own candle!

Where: 4999 Old Orchard Center, Unit K11

For more information on Blank Mason Candle Bar - Pour and Sip.

Porto

Porto

You and your love deserve a trip to Michelin-starred Porto. This ultra-romantic restaurant serves dishes from Portugal and Spain. Their exotic atmosphere is the perfect place for a long dinner. For an extra special treat, order their $160 tasting menu. 

Where: 1600 W Chicago Ave

For more information on Porto.

You and your love deserve a trip to Michelin-starred Porto. This ultra-romantic restaurant serves dishes from Portugal and Spain. Their exotic atmosphere is the perfect place for a long dinner. For an extra special treat, order their $160 tasting menu. 

Where: 1600 W Chicago Ave

For more information on Porto.

Drive-In Movie Date

Drive-In Movie Date

Who doesn’t love dinner and a movie? Nostalgic Drive-Ins keep things COVID safe and cozy, allowing you to cuddle up with your date in the privacy of your own vehicle. No need for BYOsnacks. The ChiTown Drive-In makes things easy delivering treats like popcorn, tacos, and wings right to your car.

Where: 2343 S. Throop Street

For more information ChiTown Drive-In.

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  • event 2022-05-27
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Who doesn’t love dinner and a movie? Nostalgic Drive-Ins keep things COVID safe and cozy, allowing you to cuddle up with your date in the privacy of your own vehicle. No need for BYOsnacks. The ChiTown Drive-In makes things easy delivering treats like popcorn, tacos, and wings right to your car.

Where: 2343 S. Throop Street

For more information ChiTown Drive-In.

Alice in Wonderland - An Immersive Cocktail Experience

Alice in Wonderland - An Immersive Cocktail Experience

Warm up with your love at no ordinary tea party. Join this immersive cocktail experience, where you’ll solve riddles, make two on-theme bespoke cocktails, devour “eat me” cake just like Alice herself—all under the watchful gaze of the Mad Hatter. 

Where: 2442 N Clark St

For more information on Alice in Wonderland - An Immersive Cocktail Experience.

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Warm up with your love at no ordinary tea party. Join this immersive cocktail experience, where you’ll solve riddles, make two on-theme bespoke cocktails, devour “eat me” cake just like Alice herself—all under the watchful gaze of the Mad Hatter. 

Where: 2442 N Clark St

For more information on Alice in Wonderland - An Immersive Cocktail Experience.

Three Dots and a Dash

Three Dots and a Dash

It may be cold outside, but this speakeasy will transport you somewhere warm! Let your date in on the secret of Three Dots and a Dash, Chicago’s premier tiki bar hidden below the streets of River North. Named one of The World’s 50 Best Bars by Drinks International, this bar creates tropical cocktails using fresh fruits and spices, fine rums and distilled spirits, and cold-pressed juices.

Where: 435 N Clark (Entrance is in the alley east of Clark St, between Hubbard and Illinois.)

For more information on Three Dots Dash.

It may be cold outside, but this speakeasy will transport you somewhere warm! Let your date in on the secret of Three Dots and a Dash, Chicago’s premier tiki bar hidden below the streets of River North. Named one of The World’s 50 Best Bars by Drinks International, this bar creates tropical cocktails using fresh fruits and spices, fine rums and distilled spirits, and cold-pressed juices.

Where: 435 N Clark (Entrance is in the alley east of Clark St, between Hubbard and Illinois.)

For more information on Three Dots Dash.

Geja Cafe

Geja Cafe

There’s romance…and then there’s dining in Geja candlelit rooms while being by classical Flamenco and guitar music. Get the full experience (and food coma) by splitting one of Geja’s three-course premier dinners with your date.

Where: 340 W Armitage Ave

For more information on Geja's Cafe.

There’s romance…and then there’s dining in Geja candlelit rooms while being by classical Flamenco and guitar music. Get the full experience (and food coma) by splitting one of Geja’s three-course premier dinners with your date.

Where: 340 W Armitage Ave

For more information on Geja's Cafe.

Stand Up Comedy

Stand Up Comedy

Who said romance is boring? Laugh off any date night jitters at a fun comedy show. Many of the greats have come through the city and eventually landed on SNL! Who will you see? 

Where: 3175 N Broadway

For more information Stand Up Comedy Tickets.

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Stand Up Comedy Tickets

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  • event 2022-06-01
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Who said romance is boring? Laugh off any date night jitters at a fun comedy show. Many of the greats have come through the city and eventually landed on SNL! Who will you see? 

Where: 3175 N Broadway

For more information Stand Up Comedy Tickets.

3 Arts Club Cafe

3 Arts Club Cafe

This posh restaurant is inside of the Restoration Hardware store, but don’t let that fool you into thinking this place doesn’t ooze romance. The beautiful restaurant is inside the atrium and surrounded by lights and glass. Choose a bottle from their long wine list and you’re sure to have an unforgettable evening. 

Where: 1300 N Dearborn St

For more information on 3 Arts Club Cafe.

This posh restaurant is inside of the Restoration Hardware store, but don’t let that fool you into thinking this place doesn’t ooze romance. The beautiful restaurant is inside the atrium and surrounded by lights and glass. Choose a bottle from their long wine list and you’re sure to have an unforgettable evening. 

Where: 1300 N Dearborn St

For more information on 3 Arts Club Cafe.

JoJo’s Shake Bar Candyland Pop-Up

JoJo’s Shake Bar Candyland Pop-Up

From first dates and anniversaries to Galentine’s Days and snow days, all things sweet are best celebrated at JoJo’s Shake Bar. How could ice cream not be a hit on date night? There’s also plenty of hearty diner food and cocktails if you don’t want to go purely desert. Their Candyland-themed pop-up is back, so be sure to bring your honey for a sweet time. 

Where: 23 West Hubbard Street

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Sushi Making Classes

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Sushi Making Classes

$59 $56 5% OFF
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From first dates and anniversaries to Galentine’s Days and snow days, all things sweet are best celebrated at JoJo’s Shake Bar. How could ice cream not be a hit on date night? There’s also plenty of hearty diner food and cocktails if you don’t want to go purely desert. Their Candyland-themed pop-up is back, so be sure to bring your honey for a sweet time. 

Where: 23 West Hubbard Street

For more information on JoJo's Shake Bar.

Date Night Tickets to Immersive Van Gogh Chicago

Date Night Tickets to Immersive Van Gogh Chicago

Anyone can look at art, but at the Immersive Van Gogh Experience you can be a part of it. Take your big night out the extra mile by booking a private, rose petal-strewn Juliet balcony where you can snuggle up and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the exhibition while nibbling on chocolate truffles, sipping champagne, and admiring your very own souvenir floral arrangement.

Where: Lighthouse ArtSpace, 3418 W Armitage Ave

For more information on Date Night Tickets to Immersive Van Gogh Chicago.
For more information on GA Tickets to Immersive Van Gogh Chicago.

 

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Yachti Adventure Tours

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Anyone can look at art, but at the Immersive Van Gogh Experience you can be a part of it. Take your big night out the extra mile by booking a private, rose petal-strewn Juliet balcony where you can snuggle up and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the exhibition while nibbling on chocolate truffles, sipping champagne, and admiring your very own souvenir floral arrangement.

Where: Lighthouse ArtSpace, 3418 W Armitage Ave

For more information on Date Night Tickets to Immersive Van Gogh Chicago.
For more information on GA Tickets to Immersive Van Gogh Chicago.

 

Unlimited Ping Pong and Drinks

Unlimited Ping Pong and Drinks

Calling all lovers, singles, and couples! Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Love Pong! During this event at SPIN you'll have access to unlimited ping pong, plus an open bar. Mini champagne bottles and free condoms will be yours to take home too. 

Where: 344 N. State St. (Between W. Kinzie & W. Wacker)

For more information on Love Pong at SPIN

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Yachti Adventure Tours

location_on Burnham Harbor, CHI

Yachti Adventure Tours

From$84 $75 11% off
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Calling all lovers, singles, and couples! Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Love Pong! During this event at SPIN you'll have access to unlimited ping pong, plus an open bar. Mini champagne bottles and free condoms will be yours to take home too. 

Where: 344 N. State St. (Between W. Kinzie & W. Wacker)

For more information on Love Pong at SPIN

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