Valentine’s Day in Denver

As Valentine’s Day approaches, if you’re part of a couple, it’s time to plan your perfect Denver getaway. Read up for tips on the most romantic events hitting the city this holiday, as well as some evergreen local date ideas that can be incorporated into your V-Day itinerary.

Love Potions From the Vine Tour at Denver Botanic Gardens

At the Denver Botanic Gardens, the annual Love Potions tour invites you to learn about the aphrodisiacs of the plant kingdom and their “secret romantic lives.” You’ll even receive a romantic gift with your ticket.

Symphonic Valentine at Denver Performing Arts Complex

The Colorado Symphony’s Symphonic Valentine evening brings grand, epic opera arias and excerpts from the ballets of the Romantic era.

Hearts for Art at the Denver Art Museum

At the annual Hearts for Art event, in the Denver Art Museum, you can celebrate your favorite drawing, painting, or sculpture in most galleries by placing a paper heart in front of the work.

Love Bites at the 13th Floor Haunted House

Love Bites allows you to get a little Halloween with your Valentine’s Day, as you experience the haunted house that USA Today has named one of America’s top five most terrifying.

Butterfly Pavilion

At the Butterfly Pavilion, you can take a stroll through exhibitions filled with orchids and exotic butterflies, including those transforming from chrysalis to adult.

Art Walk

In the lead-up to Valentine’s Day, spend your evening enjoying the galleries, studios, and co-ops that participate in the popular First Friday Art Walk on Santa Fe, Denver’s Arts District.

Brewery Tour

You can’t go wrong celebrating Valentine’s Day with a Denver brewery tour in Lower Downtown (LoDo). Conveniently, we’ve assembled an entire guide to such venues — find it here.

Romantic Dinner

We’re hosting our own Valentine’s Day dinner at our eater, FIRE. Our culinary team has crafted an exquisite three-course prix-fixe menu, and if you really feel like enjoying yourself, opt for the wine pairing.

Stay the Night

If you’re just visiting and need a place to stay, you’ll find exquisite accommodations at the ART, a Hotel. Check out our latest offers to make sure you get the best deal in Denver.