Valentine’s Day is coming up, and you haven’t planned a thing. You suppose you can always get your significant other with flowers and chocolate, or a reservation at their favourite restaurant, but calling that a surprise is a bit of a stretch, don’t you think? Don’t fret! Here are some pretty unique events that are sure to catch your significant other off guard.
SOLVE A MYSTERY
What better way to get the heart beating fast than for the two of you to solve a murder mystery? You can spend the evening chatting and socializing with the colourful characters aboard the train, until you are forced to solve a murder! With the help of the literary detective Hercule Perrier, it is up to the two of you to solve this mystery!
You and your master sleuth date are invited to purchase tickets for a full three course meal along with the show; alternatively, you can attend the show without the dinner for a cheaper ticket price.
TRY THE SWEETEST PIZZA YOU’LL EVER TASTE
If you’re dead set on chocolate, how about adding a unique twist? Cioccolato, the world’s only chocolate pizzeria, is coming to Toronto for 6 days, starting on February 9th all the way until Valentine’s Day. It features a chocolate oven, chocolate walls and even a chocolate chandelier.
Your date is sure to melt from the sweetness of the idea!
DINE BY THE DEPTHS OF THE SEA
If you want to take your partner to a memorable dinner, why not pick one with a view that can’t be beat? Dine with jellyfish, stingrays and sharks in Toronto’s preeminent aquarium, and win over your date’s heart. The intimate 3-course dinner will be catered by Daniel et Daniel, with two different time slots on Valentine’s Day, so reserve soon!
LOVE AT THE ZOO
Thinking about the best gift you can get the animal lover in your life? Why not a dinner at the zoo! The Toronto Zoo is hosting a special event on Valentine’s Day, promising attendees a buffet dinner, an educational presentation on love in the animal kingdom, and a mysterious “special animal encounter” prior to dinner!
CELEBRATE YOUR HATE FOR THE DATE
Is all of this Valentine’s Day talk bumming you out? Maybe all of these romantic couples date ideas is filling you with anger? The Nookie, a Toronto adult shop is hosting an Anti-Valentine’s Day party for the singles and couples who refuse to conform to the manufactured holiday made to sell sweets and flowers.
It’s a special day that comes once a year, why not take a chance and do something really special?