In Part 1 of this blog series, we offer 4 Valentine's Day date ideas for Torontonians – and now we're back with 4 more! The love and heart-themed holiday in question is coming up this Saturday so now is the time to plan that afternoon or evening out. Read on for date ideas that are unique, interesting and affordable.
Date: February 15th, 2015
Location: Odile Chocolat
Time: 4 – 530pm
Wind down Valentine's Day weekend with a Chocolate Workshop at Odile Chocolat in Toronto. Presented by Tasty Tours, chocolatier Odile Chatelain invites locals and tourists out to visit the kitchen where all the magic happens. Guests will create their very own champagne-infused truffles, taste a variety of chocolates and more for only $49.00 per adult. Afterwards, enjoy your handmade goodies at home.
Massage Workshop for Couples
Date: February 13th, 2015
Location: Living City Health
Time: 7 – 830pm
A massage workshop is a great way to spend time together and go home happy and relaxed. Ideal for attending with a significant other or best friend, Living City Health is teaching the basics of massage therapy at a cost of $79.00 per couple. Practicing what you've learned at home is the best part!
Dinner and Dance with the All-Star Big Band
Date: February 14th, 2015
Location: Don Valley Hotel and Suites
Time: 7pm - 12am
A dinner and dance with the Toronto All-Star Big Band is sure to impress for Valentine's Day. The band will be playing classics from the 30s through to the 50s, and there will be a tasty buffet dinner beforehand. Dinner begins at 7pm, with the entertainment starting at 830pm. Tickets cost $89.00 for dinner and dancing and $40.00 for dancing to the band; hotel packages are available for between $166.00 and $275.00.
Sweets and Chocolates Tour
Date: February 14th – 15th, 2015
Location: Ding Dong Pastries and Cafe
Time: 11am, 130pm, 4pm
Tasty Tours is hosting a Sweets and Chocolates Tour at 11am, 130pm and 4pm on Saturday, February 14th and 11am on Sunday, February 15th in Kensington Market. Sign up to stroll through this iconic area enjoying a guided tour of the history of the holiday, visit 6 different shops (and enjoy samples at each), receive discounts on goods and more. Reservations are required and the cost is $39.00.
Wondering what to do for that special someone this Saturday? A themed workshop, tour or dinner and dance might be just the ticket. If you have an event you'd like to see added to our blog series or Events Calendar, let us know on Facebook.
Image Credits: A Valentine's Day Skal by darwin Bell, Happy Valentine's Day by darwin Bell, CC License