Roses are Red, violets are blue…
We’re not very good at poems but want to help make this Valentine’s Day weekend extra special for you.
We came up with 8 ways to help you celebrate V-Day weekend in a big way this year. Whether you’re looking to wine and dine your Valentine, treat yourself or something in between – our list has you covered.
WINE & DINE
1. WOODIE FISHER KITCHEN & BAR
Kicking off our list is a Denver Ear favorite, Woodie Fisher Kitchen & Bar. They’re serving up an incredible three-course meal WITH beverage pairings (in addition to their regular menu) that is sure to impress your Valentine. This pre-fix menu includes a delicious lobster bisque to start, red wine braised short ribs, decadent chocolate torte –perfectly paired with drinks to complete the meal. While reservations may be all booked up on Valentine’s Day be sure to check availability throughout the weekend.
Psst… did we mention they were named one of Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in the US?
2. MY NEIGHBOR FELIX
For those looking for a little Amor Especial (special love) this V-Day, My Neighbor Felix is serving up a lovely menu that’s perfect for two. From red snapper ceviche, prime filet a la parrilla and sopapilla cheesecake – this menu is sure to make it a Valentine’s Day to remember. To quote Felix himself, it all sounds “muy yum” indeed!
3. FIVE NINES
Have you heard of Denver’s newest and vibiest speakeasy, Five Nines?
Discretely tucked away inside the Clayton Members Club & Hotel – it’s the perfect secret spot to take your Valentine this weekend. With some incredible drinks, bites, and live entertainment it’s sure to keep you coming back for more.
4. VALENTINE’S BAZAAR
Are you in the mood to shop till you drop?
The immensely popular Denver Bazaar is back with a special Valentine’s Day edition you won’t want to miss. Taking place in downtown Lakewood’s Belmar shopping district – you’ll have plenty of opportunities to shop local, treat yourself to delicious bites, bottomless mimosas, wine tastings are more this Saturday (February 12) and Sunday (February 13). The event is free to attend, however, tickets for events taking place throughout the weekend are highly encouraged.
We’ll see you there!
5. DEITER’S CHOCOLATES
It was love at first bite!
Located in University Hills, Deiter’s Chocolates is your one stop-shop for the chocolate lovers on your list this year. Famous for their Bavarian-style truffles, Deiter’s is an absolute must this V-Day season.
Psst… pick up one of their festive truffle heart boxes!
SOMETHING IN BETWEEN
6. GALENTINE’S DAY DRAG BRUNCH
You know what they say – bestie time is the best time!
Our next pick is for that special gal pal that you just can’t imagine living without. We’re of course talking about Dairy Block’s Galentine’s Day Drag Queen Bingo Brunch. Taking place Sunday February 13 from 11 AM – 1 PM in the alley on the block it’s a great way to make it a Galentine’s Day to remember!
7. ROMEO & JULIET
While the story of Romeo and Juliet needs no introduction – Colorado Ballet Company’s production of this beautiful yet tragic love story is a fitting way to close out your Valentine’s Day weekend. Running through Sunday February 13th, be sure to purchase your tickets so you can experience the magic of Romeo and Juliet firsthand.
8. THE 13TH FLOOR – LOVE BITES
Last but certainly not least is a truly unique take on the term Love Bites.
The 13th Floor gets a Valentine’s Day makeover this February 11th and 12th that’s sure to add a little bite and spice to your V-Day celebrations. From vampires, monsters, axe throwing and more, it’s sure to be a scary good time.
Psst… be sure to visit the Shriekeasy Bar for a sweet treat that’s to die for.
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY
We love you, Denver! No matter how you decide to celebrate this year, we hope you feel the love.