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 five 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
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 fun and affordable date or family fun activity this Valentine’s Day.
Be Mine Valentine’s Day Beer and Wine Tour
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.
Catch a Concert
Concerts are one of the best ways to relax and have fun while listening to music that moves you. Catch a concert Valentine’s Day weekend in your area.
Beatles Love Songs
Date/Time: Thursday, February 14th-8:00 pm
Location: Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts
2 East Main Street
Smithtown, NY 11787
Enjoy covers of your favorite Beatles love songs. Hold hands with your Valentine as these Brit Rockers serenade you.
Wintertide Concert Series at The Port Jeff Village Center
Date/Time: Friday, February 15th 7-8:30 pm
Location: Village Center
101-A East Broadway, Port Jefferson NY 11777
Enjoy the music of Toby Tobias, his original songs will enlighten, entertain, and touch your heart.
Emo Night Brooklyn
Date/Time: Saturday, February 16th 11pm
Location: Amityville Music Hall
198 Broadway, Amityville, NY 11701
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.
Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness – Upside Down Flowers Tour
Date: Sunday, February 17th 7pm
Location: The Paramount
370 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743
Singer/songwriter, Andrew MacMahon stops at The Paramount in Huntington for his Upside Down Flowers tour. Enjoy songs from his new album, as well as some Jack’s Mannequin and Something Corporate songs.
Date/Time: Friday, February 15th 7:30pm
Location: Free Spirits Yoga
157 N Ocean Ave
Patchogue, NY 11772
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.