Valentines day is coming up fast, if you still don’t have plans we may be able to help you out. Below are some of our favorite ideas of romantic, and fun things to do right here in Orange County.
Newport Beach Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise
If you’re looking for some romance on the ocean, and a gourmet dinner look no further! Newport Beach Tours offers a 3 hour Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise complete with champagne, a 4-course dinner, live entertainment, and romantic views all evening. If you can’t make it all the way out to Newport don’t fret, cruises also leave out of Marina del Rey, and Long Beach.
Valentine’s Day Concert with The Tenors
If you’re looking impress a music buff, take your Valentine to see The Tenors. They’ll be setting the mood for Valentine’s Day with nothing but their magnificent voices. The Tenors will perform songs from their 2012 Platinum album “Lead With Your Heart” as well as other fan favorites.
Newport Gondola Ride
How many movies have ended with a couple cuddled up together, on a gondola, propelled by oar and oarlock, sailing into the sunset? Now you can recreate exactly that with your Valentine. Gondola Adventures is the only company licensed in Orange County to offer wine, champagne, and singing gondoliers. Extras include chocolate, roses and even a photographer to capture your one-of-a-kind date.
Valentine’s 4 Course Winemaker’s Dinner
Laguna Canyon Winery is a beautiful winery situated right off of Laguna Beach. For Valentine’s Day, check out the winemaker’s dinner which includes a 4 course meal, wine (of course), and live music. Menu items will be paired with both red and white wine and include items like a Java Crusted Filet Mignon, seared scallops and much more.
Block out the outside world and travel back in time with your date at the Cellar in Fullerton. The Cellar offers a romantic, old European upscale dining experience built by the same craftsmen that created Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland. The Cellar will be serving a special four-course Valentine’s day menu that comes with a complementary long stem red rose for your date.
Give your valentine the gift of relaxation, with a couples foot and body massage at Massage-1-Spa. Spend an hour decompressing together, while you get your knots worked out by some of the best massage therapists in the business. Check out the link above for a $55 dollars off coupon.
Picnic on the Beach
Your Favorite Beach
If all else fails, of your on a strict budget you can always go for a sunset picnic on the beach. Grab some wine, crackers, cheese and whatever else your valentine likes and head to one of Orange County’s many beautiful beaches! We’ve included a link above to some great picnic food ideas found on Pinterest.