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 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 will be held at the KI Convention Center Saturday mornings on January 25 and February 8 & 22.
For the active couple, the Seroogy's Valentine 5k or 15k Run-Walk takes place February 8 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 29, 2020. Tickets will only be available for presale and must be purchased in advance.
For the beer lovers out there, head to Badger State Brewing Company for their Frozen Firkins Winter Beer & Food Festival on Saturday, February 15. This Outdoor Winter Festival is sure to impress with numerous styles of beer aged with special ingredients. These boozy, big beers will be sure to keep you warm. This event is FREE to enter starting at 1 PM, Noon for First Taste Ticket entry. Drink Tokens will be available for $3 each and will allow you to get a 4oz pour of any beer being served. They will have bonfires to keep you toasty all afternoon, as well as food trucks, hot cider & hot chocolate & more!
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 offers a Valentine's Weekend Package available the weekends of February 8 & 14. To book, call 920-487-5521.
Looking for a romantic weekend to pamper you and your loved one? Then check out Lodge Kohler's Getaway for Two package. Stay two nights at Lodge Kohler and enjoy the amenities including a three-course dinner at Taverne in the Sky, breakfast at Leaps & Bounds Café, a 50-minute service at Kohler Waters Spa, spa beverage, two day's access to the Thermal Suite, a wine flight from Leaps & Bounds Café and a craft cocktail experience. Now that's a getaway!
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