5 Chicago date night experiences for the ultimate Valentine’s Day
By: Ula Van Zyl
It’s chilly in Chicago, and with Valentine’s Day around the corner, it’s the perfect time to simmer it up with your partner. If you’re looking for a unique and romantic date this Valentine’s Day, look no further! We’ve rounded up 5 scintillating experiences on offer in Chicago:
The hottest ticket in Chicago will open its doors just in time for Valentine’s Day – and now offers the ultimate date night packages. At Immersive Van Gogh, the work of one of the most recognisable and beloved artists will come to life around you – set to a soaring soundtrack. It is a truly unforgettable experience, and now, their date night packages will set the perfect romantic mood like never before.
With a date night package, you will get an exclusive-use Juliet balcony, set up with delicate mirrors and a rose petal-scattered floor to beautifully complement your gorgeous vantage point.
Normal exhibit tickets for February have already sold out, but these exclusive-use Juliet balconies are a new release – so you still have time to snap one up! Do you already have tickets for this spectacular show? You can upgrade to a date night package!
The packages include truffles, champagne and a bouquet of flowers. But wait, there’s more! The deluxe package includes a one-night stay at a hotel. What more do you need for an unforgettable Valentine’s Day?
Perfect for movie lovers, ChiTown Movies offers you and your partner a safe and retro Valentine’s Day outing. Located at 2343 S. Throop St in Chicago, their epic lineup of romantic favourites will give you all the feels this Vday. From February 13th to 14th, you can enjoy The Wedding Singer, 10 Things I Hate About You, The Notebook, Lady and the Tramp and La La Land.
Cherry on top? You can order popcorn, tacos, wings, frozen mangos, and more – to be brought right to your car!
Surprise your partner with a delectable feast in the comfort of your home! Appetite4Seduction has you covered with their interactive Valentine’s Day cooking class. The class will take you through every step for setting the perfect mood this Vday – from setting the table to dishing up a sensational dessert.
The Valentine’s Day menu includes asparagus with Hollandaise sauce, penne pasta with baby peas, chicken, prosciutto and a parmesan cream sauce – ended off with chocolate lava cakes with ice cream.
Paint the night away with your partner, and take the fruit of your labour home with you when you attend Museica’s BYOB Sip & Paint Night. At this 2-hour BYOB event, you will paint a beautiful Chicago sunset with your partner. Any experience level is welcome, and you are sure to enjoy this artistic outing.
You can even take a break from painting to play a game of pool or arcade games in their game room!
Museica will have water, ice and cups available for your drinks. They also provide all the art supplies you will need, including an 11 x 14″ canvas.
Looking for something sweet to share with your partner? This 1-hour Zoom Valentine’s Day class with Pastry Chef Jessica Vasquez and lead bartender Alex Nichol is sure to be a treat.
Your ticket for the class includes a kit with all the ingredients you will need for Chef Jessica’s On Cloud 9 mochi dessert, as well as the items needed to make Alex’s featured Valentine’s Day Bourbon and Gin cocktails.
This fun experience is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth!For more information, visit the website.