With an entire day devoted to love, February is the perfect time to get out exploring Greater Green Bay with a special someone in your life! Sure, a great date is based on the two people on it, but it doesn't hurt to have awesome things to do. We have plenty of events to put on your calendar that make date-worthy night's out! Don't forget a lovely meal before or after.
Events that Make Great Dates
The NEW Leaf Winter Farmers Market is an indoor market that provides all the same fresh produce, handcrafted art and local goods. Take a stroll through the market hand-in-hand shopping for fresh ingredients to cook a nice meal together. Don't forget to purchase a bouquet of flowers for a nice dining table centerpiece. This market is held at the KI Convention Center Saturday mornings with two remaining dates: February 9 & 23.
For the active couple, the Seroogy's Valentine 5k or 15k Run-Walk takes place February 9 at Seroogy's Chocolates in De Pere. Enjoy the 'winter runnerland' through the streets of De Pere. Each finisher receives a Seroogy's Chocolate Bar and hot cocoa. You should also browse the large chocolate shop for other Valentine's Day sweet goodies to take home!
Is there anything more romantic than sharing a bottle of wine together? Parallel 44's annual Frozen Tundra Wine Fest celebrates growing wine in Northeast Wisconsin with the release of their Ice Wine made with grapes that thrive in harsh winter conditions. Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 23, 2019. Tickets will only be available for presale and must be purchased in advance.
Kelly Clarkson will be in town performing at the Resch Center Complex the night of Friday, February 15 for her "Meaning of Life Tour". Surprise your Valentine with dinner and a show! Find tickets here.
Valentine's Weekend Packages & Dining Specials
St. Brendan's Inn offers a Pure Romance Package to surprise that special someone with a weekend getaway at the Green Bay Irish Inn. Package includes whirlpool room and breakfast for two, chocolates and your choice of a bottle of champagne or house wine (chardonnay or cabernet). Please call 920-884-8484 to receive the special rate of $109.50 plus tax.
Hotel Stebbins is offering a Valentine's Weekend Package available the weekends of February 9 & 15. Your two night stay in any themed room comes with a couples' massage, chocolates, champagne, $25 voucher to Stebbins Restaurant and drinks at Stebbins Bar & Lounge. This great value is offered for just $290+tax per couple. To book, call 920-487-5521.
Ennis Inn and Pub is offering a Surf & Turf Special at the pub and if you'd like to make a night of it, a special hotel room package that includes a deluxe queen room, dinner and drinks for two and dessert to share. Upgrades available (2/14-2/16 only). Call 920-347-0007 to book!
Located in the heart of downtown De Pere, OGAN Restaurant is the perfect date night in an intimate setting. Be delighted with delicious food and exceptional wine, and a special Valentine's Day menu. Call 920-632-6767 for reservations.
What better way to celebrate Valentine's Day than with a flight of craft beer and cupcakes? Badger State Brewing Company and Stillmank Brewing Company are offering you and yours beer flights and cupcakes. Now that's a sweet treat! Check out their websites and Facebook pages for more information.
For all the cheese and wine loving couples, Valentine's Day is going to get a whole lot cheesier at The Cannery Public Market. Bring your special someone and spend the night creating cheeseboards and memories! You'll learn tips and trick while creating your own board, featuring Ron's Wisconsin Cheese dessert cheeses, paired with accompaniments and Captain's Walk wines! Afterward, take home your chalkboard cheeseboard to prepare one at home! All featured wines will be on sale for event attendees. $60/couple. Buy tickets here.
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