20+ Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Philly

Valentine’s Day is almost here and whether you are looking for ways to celebrate with your sweetheart, are celebrating with your gals, or maybe you dread this holiday (in that case this article isn’t for you). Whatever the case there are lots of happenings going on in and around Philly so be sure to scroll the list for some ideas!
By Nicole Barlage for 102.9 MGK

Valentine’s Themed Circus Show Friday, February 10, 2023, 7:30pm
Circadium School of Contemporary Circus Presents Heartstrings A Valentine’s Circus Show
Circus Campus, 6452 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA 19119
$20 donation
https://circuscampusphiladelphia.com/Friday’s national and international circus artists and stars are presenting a special performance for Valentine’s Weekend – perfect for a date night, galentine’s night out and more!

Valentine’s Themed Haunted House Saturday, February 11, 2023
Lincoln Mill Haunted House
4100 Main Street, Manayunk
6:30pm to 10:00pm
www.lincolnmillhaunt.comPhiladelphia’s scariest new haunted attraction is reopening its doors for a one-night only pop-up event on Saturday, February 11th. Lincoln Mill Haunted House presents Viktor’s Valentine: A Dark Love Story featuring candlelight-only tours through the depths of the famous mill at 4100 Main Street in Manayunk

Tipsy History: A Love Story February 10 and 11, 2023
5:30, 6:30, 7:30pm
Betsy Ross House
239 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://historicphiladelphia.org/betsy-ross-house/upcoming-events/Hear Betsy and John Ross’ love story and a enjoy a cocktail for the most unique Valentine’s date in town. Tickets $25 per person, must be purchased in advance.

Valentine’s Weeked At Liberte Lounge Friday, February 10, 2023 and Saturday, February 11, 2023
2023 Pre-Valentine’s Day
$50 Per Person
Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square
120 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 569-8300
All prices subject to all applicable taxes and gratuity
For Reservations call 215-569-8300 or at Opentable 

Valentine’s Weekend And Day Special 3 Course Menu At Amada $75 per person
217-219 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://www.amadarestaurant.com/Garces will be offering the menu in addition to our a la carte menu February 10 – 13th. The pre-fix menu will be the only menu offered on February 14th, 2023.

Valentine’s Weekend & Day At Dolce Italian Dolce Italian
1437 Chestnut Street
Located at W Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19102
https://www.dolceitalianrestaurant.com/location/philadelphia/Dolce will host a three-evening affair from February 10th, 11th & 14th filled with seafood, pasta, and a lot of love. The a la carte menu, plus aphrodisiac-heavy menu specials will include Scallop Crudo with apples, pumpkin and pesto, Spaghetti Ai Ricci Di Mare with sea urchin, Calabrian chili and parsley, and Roasted Duck Breast with winter squash agrodolce and pomegranate reduction. To make a reservation, please visit https://www.sevenrooms.com/reservations/dolcephiladelphia.

Positano Coast By Aldo Lamberti Presents: Valentine’s By Candlelight Tuesday, February 14, 2023
212 Walnut St {2nd floor}, Philadelphia
Positanocoast.netDon’t miss this once a year, exclusive all candlelight event. Let the Lamberti family set the scene as they present a special dinner by candlelight – where the lights will be turned off in multiple spaces and dining rooms throughout the spacious Old City staple. Let them set the mood and vibe as you enjoy a night with your date – while enjoying the warm glow of the candles throughout with your wine, cocktails, dinner and dessert.

Valentine’s Collaboration: Okonomi Dinner And Mythology Cocktail Pairings Tuesday, February 14, 2023
1225 Raw and Ledas Cocktail Lounge
1224 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 238-1903

Valentine’s Specials At The Olde Bar

The Olde Bar
125 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://www.theoldebar.com/Specials available February 10th – 14th, 2023

Valentine’s Day At Cuba Libre

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar
10 S. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://www.cubalibrerestaurant.com/Dinner seatings start at 4PM. Last dinner seating is at 9PM. Reservations can be made on our website: https://www.sevenrooms.com/reservations/cubalibrephiladelphia/vday-web

Valentine’s Heart Cakes At Franklin Fountain

The Franklin Fountain
116 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 627-1899
Strawberry Ice Cream Heart Cake, $55.00.Sumptuous Strawberry Ice Cream cake layered with Gluten Free Chambord Raspberry Chocolate Cake and topped with dark chocolate ganache. This frozen ice cream cake is ~6″ across, 3″ deep, serving 3-4 people and naturally gluten free.Pre-order only, available between Feb. 1st – Feb 19th at Shane Confectionery at 110 Market Street or the Franklin Fountain at 116 Market Street between 12pm-7pm. This cake requires 3 days to prepare and cannot ship. Please select “Pick up” in check out and include your desired pick-up date when adding to your cart. https://shanecandies.com/shop/seasonal/ice-cream-heart-cakes-pickup-only/

Valentine’s Treats At Oui

160 N. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://www.ouisicafe.com/Blueberry Heart Donuts $3
Chocolate Lava Cookie $3
Strawberry Conversational Heart Pop Tarts $5
Raspberry Red Velvet Cake $7

Chocolate Covered Strawberries At Scoop DeVille

Scoop DeVille
111 S Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 988-9998
https://www.scoopdevilleicecream.com/Chocolate Covered Strawberries available in 4, 8, or 12 pack window gift boxes. $14.00 – 40.00. 

Sweets From Shane Confectionary

Shane Confectionery
110 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://shanecandies.com/Variety of heart shaped chocolate boxes, and chocolate dipped strawberries, in their ethically sourced house chocolate. The berries will be from Wish Farms, who prioritize worker welfare.

Heart Shaped Pizza-Grams From SliCESay “be mine” with specially delivered heart-shaped pizza-gram starting now through February 14, 2023, with all varieties (including gluten free) available for the same price as a regular pie.SliCE (Delivery, pick-up)
Citywide Delivery for Hearts:  215-463-0868
Italian Market, 1180 S. 10th St., Philadelphia, 215-463-0868
Washington Twp., 137 Egg Harbor Rd., New Jersey, 856-302-5099For more information about SliCE or to place an order, call the location directly, visit www.slicepa.com, follow @slicepa on Twitter and like “SliCE” on Facebook.

Philly Mini Golf With Love

Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday – Sunday (Closed Monday – Wednesday) through February 26
Adults: $15 /Children 3-12: $12For the month of February, Center City’s only 18-hole miniature golf course will transform into the perfect Valentine’s Day date destination! Bring your valentine to Franklin Square to putt your way through Philadelphia’s most famous landmarks, complete with cute hearts, romantic red lights, and heartwarming love songs!

Valentine’s Skates At Flight On Ice

Flight on Ice – Energy Transfer Veterans Memorial Rink,
4901 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073
Valentine’s Day Skate – 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Flight on Ice – Neshaminy Mall Rink
707 Neshaminy Mall, Bensalem, PA 19020
Outside the AMC Movie Parking Lot
Valentine’s Day Skate – 4:00pm to 8:00pmFlight on Ice presents Valentine’s Hours to skate with your special someone – or your galentine’s squad – from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.

Warm up together with a hot cocoa and a smores hit over a fire pit and celebrate in the great outdoors under the stars – and pair with dinner and drinks after at a nearby restaurant. Also a great pick for families looking to do something special on Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day Dinner At Steak 48

260 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
https://www.steak48.com/steakhouses/philadelphia/Steak48’s menu will include staple items including a selection of the city’s highest quality Prime and Wagyu Steaks or the Australian Heritage Whole Rack of Lamb, Fresh Seafood and Raw Bar options (opt for the Seafood Tower to really impress your date!), creative sides (think: Corn Crème Brulee, Asparagus Fries, and Alaskan King Crab and Rock Shrimp Mac and Cheese) and sinful desserts meant to be shared (Crispy Banana Split, Triple Chocolate Bomb, Red Velvet Pudding & more).Reservations can be made via OpenTable.

Valentine’s Day At Fitz On 4th

Fitz on 4th
43 S 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
https://fitzon4th.com/Fitz on 4th, a 100% vegan tapas and cocktail lounge located in the charming Queen Village neighborhood, will open its doors to welcome diners with a very special pre-fixed Valentine’s Day menu – $65 per person including a full bottle of prosecco.Reservations can be made via OpenTable.

Talula’s Daily Valentine’s Dinner & Dinner To Go

Talula’s Daily
208 West Washington Square
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://talulasdaily.com/A Valentine’s Day pre-fixe, pop-up menu will feature a 4-course dining experience – $100 person with a $60 wine pairing option. Menu will feature creative, fresh, seasonal fare from Alpine Cheese Fondue, Exotic Mushroom Soup, Cabernet Glazed Boneless Short Rib, and more.Talula’s Table in Kenneth Square will also be offering Valentine’s Day Dinner to-go – featuring four romantic courses, ready to heat and serve to your valentine!

Valentine’s Day At Revolution Chop House

Revolution Chop House
1160 1st Ave,
King of Prussia, PA 19406
https://www.vfcasino.com/dine/revolution-chop-houseSpecialty Valentine’s Day menu will feature additional fare including Grilled Endive & Arugula Salad, Bouillabaisse, Bone-in Veal Chop, Red Velvet Cake and more!Reservations can be made via OpenTable.

Valentine’s Day At Frame

222 Market St,
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://framephl.com/Old City cocktail lounge and restaurant, Frame is celebrating the holiday of love with a limited and extravagant prix fixe menu. On February 14th, guests can enjoy an array of fine menu items including but not limited to New Zealand cockle clams, filet mignon Oscar style, and chocolate a la mode for only $75 per person.

Dinner At Garden Restaurant At The Barnes Foundation

On Friday, February 17th, lovers are invited to explore a passion filled evening of art & food. Guests are invited to tour the Barnes Foundation’s permanent collection from 5pm-6pm, followed by a very special dinner and pairing at the Garden Restaurant from 6pm-8pm. Dinner will be a 5-course culinary love letter from the Garden Restaurant kitchen complete with cocktail and wine pairings. $120 per person (not including tax & gratuity).Reservation Only. Reservations can be made by calling 215.278.7070 or emailing: Alfonzo.luna@constellationculinary.com