This Valentine’s Day, all you need is love – Grand Rapids restaurants, attractions and hotels will take care of the rest. Surprise your sweetheart with a romantic date. Celebrate the bonds of family and friendship. Pamper yourself with an independent excursion. Grand Rapids makes it easy for everyone, on and around the holiday!
Escape from your everyday life with a romance-themed hotel package, such as:
Head downtown for a bevy of date-friendly World of Winter events:
Gear up for the big day by learning to make Valentine’s Day Love Potions at the Downtown Market on Feb. 10. On Feb. 14, the Market offers a hands-on ravioli-cooking class: That’s Amore: A Romantic Evening in Italy.
Celebrating early? Consider the Art, Love and Chocolate Tour at Grand Rapids Art Museum Feb. 9.
Search our Restaurant Guide by cuisine and location to find the perfect spot for a memorable meal.
Are you in love with a beer lover? Download the Beer City Brewsader® app to start earning a free t-shirt by visiting select local breweries – including Founders Brewing Company, which is hosting Valentine’s Day Beer Dinner: Latin Inspiration on Feb. 14.
See Grammy Award-winning global superstar Kelly Clarkson live in concert at Van Andel Arena. Feb. 14.
Sit back and enjoy Cheap Dates. (That’s the name of the band performing at H.O.M.E at The B.O.B., not a suggestion for your evening.) Feb. 14.
Take an instructional dance class – and stick around for the dance party – at Fuego Latin Night at Billy’s Lounge. Feb. 14.
Treat your date to a performance of stage musical When Calls the Heart at Master Arts Theatre. Feb. 14-17.
Snowshoe With Your Sweetie on a romantic, candlelit path at Blandford Nature Center. Feb. 14.
Stroll hand-in-hand through the aisles of the Grand Rapids Boat Show – and get ideas for your summer together on the lake. Feb. 13-17.
Celebrate sentimental attachments at the opening reception of the LaFontsee Galleries show Hold Dear: Objects to Collect & Cherish. Feb. 15.
Extend the Valentine’s Day celebration with a weekend concert at DeVos Performance Hall: