Valentine’s Day is a romantic holiday, but it can also be celebrated in fun ways. Whether you’re on a first date, with your friends and family, or by yourself, here’s fun ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day on Long Island.
Paint & Sip
Paint & Sip is great for those who want to have fun drinking and while being creative at the same time. Let you inner Bob Ross shine through as you make a beautiful work of art.
Date/Time: Thursday, February 14th
Starry Valentine’s Day Kiss:6:30 – 8:30 pm ($40 per painter)
Love and Aspens: 7:30-10pm ($42 per painter)
Location: Pinot’s Pallete
61 W. Main Street
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Cost:$40/ $5 Beers & Glasses of Cab all Evening Long
Garden City, NY
Rockville Centre, NY
Stony Brook, NY
Paint your own masterpiece using chocolate! A chocolate artist will help you create a beautiful chocolate work of art while you’re sampling signature truffles and the chocolate fondue fountain. Bring your favorite person and an adult beverage and make a tasty work of art.
Date/Time: Thursday, February 14th 5:30-8 pm
Location: United Skates of America Roller Skating Center
1276 Hicksville Rd, Seaford, NY 11783
If you have the moves, skating is a great way to get around on Valentine’s Day. If you wear red to United Skates of America, admission is only $1!. This makes for a fun and affordable date or family fun activity this Valentine’s Day.
Sips & Snacks
Date: Sunday, February 17th
Bus Pick Up Time(s):
11:30 am Jericho Whole Foods
11:45 am LIE Exit 52 Park & Ride
12:00 pm LIE Exit 63 Park & Ride
12:15 pm LIE exit 63 Park & Ride
Cost: $160 per couple
Phone: (631) 913-3817
If you can’t decide whether you want to drink beer, wine or hard cider this Valentine’s Day, enjoy all three on Tapped Enterprises Be Mine Valentine’s Day Beer and Wine Tour. If you’re Valentine is the apple of your eye, he/she will enjoy tastings at the Riverhead Cider House. Next stop on the tour is Long Ireland Beer Company, they are celebrating their 10th anniversary with a series of special beers for ten years. You’ll also enjoy gourmet fromage from the American Cheese Shop in Sayville, as well as decadent chocolates and a special couples photo to capture the memories from this special day.
Emo Songs for Dark Hearts
Date/Time: Saturday, February 16th 11pm
Location: Amityville Music Hall
198 Broadway, Amityville, NY
Don’t be sad this Valentine’s Day, mend your broken heart or hold your sweetheart tight at Emo Night at AMH as the DJ spins the most-loved emo/pop-punk songs.
Date/Time: Friday, February 15th 7:30pm
Location: Free Spirits Yoga
157 N Ocean Ave
Stretch and connect with your partner during a traditional Thai yoga workshop. No experience is required, but you will feel the benefits of basic partner stretching. Only twenty spots are available, confirm and get the early bird special for only $30.
Events for Singles
Date: Sunday February 10th 3-5:30pm
Location: Bake Me a Cake Boutique
184 E Montauk Hwy
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
Cost: $ 29 (*Includes Professional Lessons, Complimentary Wine/Beer and Sandwiches/Salads and 6 self decorated cupcakes to take home)
Being single on Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to suck. Sign up for the 7-in Heaven Valentine’s Day Cupcake Exchange and design and decorate Valentine’s Day themed cupcakes. Exchange cupcakes and mingle at this fun and fabulous singles event.
Single Mingle Pub Crawl
Date: Thursday, February 14th 5pm
Location: (Start) The Penny Pub 79 W Main Street, Bay Shore NY
(End) TJ Finley’s 42 E Main Street, Bay Shore NY
Single ladies and gentleman get ready to mingle on Main Street! Bay Shore is hosting the first Valentine’s Day Bar Crawl for singles. Stroll down Main Street and bar hop at the hottest pubs and restaurants on the strip.