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We’ve got a few ideas to make sure love — and not your plan — is the only thing in the air this Valentine’s Day in Phoenix. Find details on some activities, dinners, and more.
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Treat you and your partner to a $99 couples package that includes two cocktails, a charcuterie board, and chocolate covered strawberries.
The Rose Garden
Indulge with a $99 couples package includes two cocktails, choice of appetizer, and chocolate espresso torte.
CIELO at ADERO Scottsdale Resort
Crafted with passion by Chef Chris Kight, this Valentine’s prix fixe dinner menu features six swoon-worthy courses, including dessert.
Match Market & Bar
Spend all week long celebrating with this three-course meal, which includes wood fire roasted carrots, eight-ounce LHA ribeye, and more.
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
Celebrate Valentine's Day with a three course meal featuring water crest bisque, gnocchi pasta, candied rose petal and more.
Head to Carcara for a special 3-course prix fixe menu to celebrate the one you love.
Dinner Under the Stars at The Clarendon
Enjoy a sumptuous hibachi style dinner, expertly paired with a sake service, as you take in the breathtaking views of the city.
Ember at We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort
Head to We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort to dine at Ember for a five-course meal with dishes such as duck breast, velvet cake and more.
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
Choose between three dining experiences, including a three-course dinner at Bourbon Steak; specialty margaritas and a three-course menu at La Hacienda; or a romance-inspired menu at Toro Latin Restaurant & Rum Bar.
Hole-in-the-Wall at Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak
Nestled near the Phoenix Mountain Preserve just behind Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak, The Hole in the Wall's limited-time Valentine’s Day dinner menu will be available for dine-in guests and will feature a four-course sharing menu.
Price: $98 per couple
Hózhó Dinner at Garden Bar
Indulge in a 4-course cocktail paired dinner led by Danielle Goldtooth, a Dinè mixologist, farmer, forager, and co-owner of Dii IINÀ- Food from Start to Finish.
Litchfield's at The Wigwam
With candlelit tables, live soothing music and an extensive wine list, Litchfield's, The Wigwam's signature farm-to-table restaurant, provides a perfect, romantic date night to feast on a four-course dinner this Valentine's Day.
Price: $99 per person
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Celebrate Valentine's Day with your significant other or gal pals at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, where knights compete to win the favor of the crowd and Queen Maria Isabella, who presides over the tournament and feast. Each tournament ticket includes a four-course meal fit for royalty, jousting knights, majestic horses, falconry feats and more.
Pedal Haus Downtown
Treat your sweetie to something sweet at Pedal Haus Brewery. Get a bottle of a Haus wine or two steins and a dessert for $20.
Royal Palms Resort and Spa
Celebrate this Valentine's Day with a delectable 4-course prix fixe menu from T. Cook's. Wine and dine your loved one with a flavorful dinner, followed by a romantic stroll on the resort grounds. End the evening with a glass of wine by the fire pits and plan to stay the night with a Royal Romance rooms package.
Sushi and sake, punk rock hot spot Sake Haus is offering a prix-fixe menu for two that includes two appetizers to share, two individual-sized chef specials to share, four nigiri, a Valentine’s Day Hana Maki Roll, and a Matcha Torte dessert.
Tash at Talking Stick Resort
Dine at Tash, which includes Beet Salad with Farro & Goat Cheese, Shrimp Lovers Pasta and a Dessert Sampler for Two.
Weft & Warp Art Bar + Kitchen
Enjoy an immersive four-course culinary experience to be shared with a loved one. Inspired by our surroundings, expert chefs will utilize ingredients grown on the property's 23 acres to create worldly cuisine with a distinctly local feel.
Valentine's Day ActivitiesBack to Top of List
Cactus Heart Garden Workshop
Come hang out with the Dig It Gardens Crew and learn about cactus care. You will be getting dirty and don’t worry, they will provide all the tools necessary to prevent pokes from your new plant friends. Container, plants, soil and top rock included. Snacks and Beverages from Juneshine will be on the scene as well.
Dig It Gardens
Made with Heart Makers Market
The Makers Market features over 100 local Makers showing off their one-of-a-kind wares, including Art, Jewelry, Furniture, Decor, Clothing, Heath & Beauty, Food, and more.
Shops at Town & Country
Take a Train Ride Through the Verde Canyon
Feb. 11, 12, 14
Have a romantic and quick trip up north in Clarksdale, where you can get a gorgeous train ride through Verde Canyon. For Valentine's Day week, you can indulge with luxurious living room-style seating, an abundant selection of appetizers and attentive beverage service, and last but not least — chocolates!
Celebrate Valentine's Day playing games and racing. If you head to Mavrix during the holiday, you'll receive a free $20 game card with purchase of a $20 game card.
Blazin' M Ranch
Head up to Cottonwood for activities like axe throwing, mechanical bull riding and more. For dinner, you will walk through the chuckwagon and after dessert you'll be entertained with a show.
CraySea in Love: A Valentine's Date at OdySea Aquarium
Searching for a unique, shrimply one-of-a-kind date for you and your catch? OdySea is offering a special Valentine's deal that includes dinner and admission.
Lovers x Haters: Valentine's Day @ Phx Art
Phoenix Art Museum will be open for special hours on Valentine's Day with special programming in the Lovers x Haters lounge in Great Hall from 5–7 pm, including music by DJ Hartbreaks (@hartbreaks), craft cocktails by Artenders, and themed library pop-up.
Price: Included with general admission
Lover's Lane: A Singles Mixer at Cham Pang Lanes
Those first smiles, nervous sweats, and awkward conversations are all made a little easier with champagne, honey. A ticket will get you into the mixer side of Cham Pang Lanes and include a DJ, interactive games, specialty cocktails, conversation, and the possibility of changing your relationship status by the end of the night.
Enjoy the holiday at Octane Raceway with specials including buy one get one free races, VR, axe throwing and apps all day.
Galentine's Day Sip n' Shop
Grab your gal pals and enjoy a night of fun, shopping discounts, and special treats from stores and restaurants. Wine and light bites provided by Zinburger. Live music from Lee Perreira. Custom curated typewriter poetry by Fadi Poetry. Registration includes a complimentary glass of wine and a swag bag with gifts from retailers.
Glendale Chocolate Affaire
This annual festival will feature selections of chocolatiers, confectioners, wine tasting and pairings, food demonstrations, live music and family-friendly interactive experiences.
Glendale Civic Center
Many of Greater Phoenix's luxurious hotels and resorts have special discounts and deals right now. Why not indulge a bit for a romantic getaway? Check out special offers here.
Visit the LOVE Statue in Old Town Scottsdale (Temporarily Closed)
Say "I love you" to your significant other right in front of the "L" word itself. The LOVE statue in Old Town Scottsdale has been an iconic part of the area for decades, and it's perfect for your romantic Valentine's Day photo. While you're there, you can enjoy strolling around the beautiful Scottsdale Civic Center plaza — and check out some more things to do in Old Town.
Make it a picture-perfect end to the day with one of Phoenix’s famous sunsets. We’ve got a few suggestions for romantic places to catch the evening sky, including hiking spots, patios and the state’s only revolving restaurant.
If it feels like you’re concocting a love potion, you’re doing it right. Find something sweet to sip on this big list of cocktail recipes, straight from the menus of local resorts and restaurants.
You can thank chocolatier Richard Cadbury for inventing the heart-shaped box and irrevocably pairing chocolate with Valentine’s Day tradition. Pick up a local product for your sweetie at these Greater Phoenix chocolatiers.