Sweet Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Washtenaw County

. February 12, 2020.

Single and loving it? Boo’d up and satisfied? Celebrate all things love at events that’ll make your heart beat. 

Galentines Day Happy Hour @ Relish, Ann Arbor 

Celebrate sisterhood with special holiday-themed drinks, like sparkling peach bellinis, chocolate martinis, and more. Reservations required. 
$40-$200. 3-7pm. Relish Restaurant, 610 Hilton Blvd. 734-369-2810. Kcourtaa.com

Bubbles & Besties @ Graduate Ann Arbor

It’s GALENTINE’S DAY! Celebrate with a chocolate fountain, a drool-worthy dessert table, and plenty of bubbly booze. Register in advance.

 $40 per person, or $55 for two. 6:30-9pm. Graduate Ann Arbor, 615 E. Huron St., 734-769-2200. graduatehotels.com/ann-arbor. RSVP on Facebook 

Singing Valentines

The Huron Valley Harmonizers are offering to send a quartet of singers to the doorstep of your loved one, where they will serenade them to give a romantic moment they will never forget.

$55-75. Available 8am-7pm. Ann Arbor. 734-796-7467. Hvharmonizers.org

LiNK’s Chocolate Rose Fundraiser @ Mason Hall 

For decades, roses have been widely considered a symbol of love and affection. This year, you can up the ante on that old belief by giving your loved one a chocolate rose, instead! 

$2-$5. 10am-4pm. Mason Hall, 419 S State St, Ann Arbor. umich.edu. 

Pop-up Exhibit: Love Letters & Romance in the Archives @ William L. Clements Library

Come and visit this romantic collection of love in America over the centuries; everything from age old letters to handmade Valentines, this is sure to be a romantic visit you won’t soon forget. 

10am-4pm. William L. Clements Library, 909 S. University Ave. 734-764-2347. umich.edu. Free. 

Valentines Day @ Social House

Join for a night of fun and great deals on Valentine’s Day at Social House! You can bring a special someone, or some friends, either way, you’ll have a great night and a delicious 3-course meal! 

$49. Noon. Social House, 1235 South University Ave, Ann Arbor.
734-929-5329. Socialhousesouthu.com

Bubbly & Blow Outs @ Go Blow

$10 off plus complimentary champagne from 5-8pm? Count us in. Book in advance by calling 734-263-7610. 

5-8pm. Go Blow – A Blow Dry Bar, 335 S Main St., Ann Arbor. facebook.com/letsgoblow. RSVP on Facebook.

Singles’ Happy Hour for Valentine’s Day @ The Pretzel Bell

Maybe you’re single and not exactly loving it? Whatever. Go get ‘em, tiger. Rawr. 

5-7pm. The Pretzel Bell, 226 S. Main St., Ann Arbor. 734-994-2773. Thepretzelbell.com. RSVP on Facebook. 

Valentine’s Day @ Social House

Get social with great deals all night. Three courses for two people for $49. 

5-11pm. Social House South U, 1235 South University Ave., Ann Arbor.
734-882-2134. Socialhousesouthu.com

Candle Light Dinner @ Shalimar 

Nothing says romance like a quiet, candlelit dinner. Shalimar has you covered with delectable food and a quiet, peaceful ambiance just perfect for the holiday. 

$20-$125. 5-11pm. Shalimar Restaurant, 307 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI. 734-663-1500. shalimarrestaurant.com

Purrfect Match Valentine-Making Party @ A2DC

Join to support the Humane Society of Huron Valley by decorating for Valentines! Don’t worry–there’ll be lots of cocktail options available to get the creative juices flowing.

$10. 5-7pm. Ann Arbor Distilling Company, 220 Felch St, Ann Arbor. 734-882-2169. Annarbordistilling.com. RSVP on Facebook.

Kids Night Out / Valentines Day Party @ Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex

Parents get to enjoy a night out on Valentine’s Day while kids get to enjoy a night in the art studio playing with science and making art!

$35. 5:30pm. Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex, 650 Church St, Plymouth. 734-927-4090. Plymouthparc.com

Valentine’s Date Night @ Ann Arbor Distilling Co. 

Get a Tintype photographic portrait, nosh on A2DC flavored macaroons, and sip themed cocktails. Sounds sweet, right? 

6-9pm. Ann Arbor Distilling Company, 220 Felch St., Ann Arbor. 734-882-2169. annarbordistilling.com. RSVP on Facebook. 

V-Day with Griffin Claw @ The Grotto, Ann Arbor 

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with really good beer? There’s one that we know of; flavored really good beers! Come and sample some of our favorites. 

$2.50-$8. 6-11:30pm. The Grotto, 303 S Ashley St, Ann Arbor. 734-369-4212. thegrottobar.com

Valentine’s Day Dinner & Live Jazz with Nicole New @ Blue LLama

The perfect date isn’t rocket science— it’s a four-course dinner, gorgeous jazz and a romantic atmosphere. Register in advance. 

$125-$200. Shows are at 6pm and 9pm. Blue LLama Jazz Club, 314 S. Main St., 734-372-3200. Bluellamaclub.com. RSVP on Facebook.

Valentines Day Dinner & Music @ The Original Cottage Inn 

For the classic rock/pizza lover in your life, join us at The Original Cottage Inn for a fun-packed Valentines you won’t soon forget. 

$30-$75. 6:30-9pm. The Original Cottage Inn, 512 E William St, Ann Arbor. 734-663-3379. Originalcottageinn.com

Titanic @ The Michigan Theater

The perfect movie for Valentine’s Day date! This spectacular epic re-creates the voyage of the Titanic and the tragic sea disaster of April 15, 1912. 

$8.50-$10.50. 7pm. The Michigan Theater, 603 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor. 734-668-8397. michigantheater.org

Owl Do I Love Thee? @ Cobblestone Farms

Hoo wouldn’t want to spend their Valentine’s Day with some of the wisest birds? Get a close look at some of the feathered friends and then enjoy a beautiful poetry walk.

$30 per couple. 7-9pm. Cobblestone Farms, 2781 Packard Road, Ann Arbor. 734-794-6230. lesliesnc.org

Catentine’s Day @ Tiny Lions

Cozy up and watch The Princess Bride with cafe cats. Popcorn and chocolate (duh) provided. Ages 12+. 

$10. 7:30-9:30pm. Tiny Lions Lounge & Adoption Center, 5245 Jackson Rd., Suite A1, Ann Arbor. 734-661-3530. Tinylions.org. RSVP on Facebook. 

Survival Songs for Wartime Lovers @ The Rumpus Room 

Erin Zindle, Jessica Delle, and Jenny Jones sing “Survival Songs for Wartime Lovers” during this special Valentine’s Day show. 

8pm. The Rumpus Room – Chelsea, 510 N. Main St., Chelsea. 734-800-1340. Therumpusroomchelsea.com. RSVP on Facebook. Free

My Folky Valentine @ The Ark

Musical couples. Love songs. Serenades! The 16th annual show explores explore how partnered couples make music together. 

$20. 8pm. The Ark, 316 S. Main St., 734-761-1818. theark.org

Anti-Valentine’s Day Party @ Grizzly Peak Brewing Company

Are you sick of Valentine’s Day? Just ready for it to be over and done with? So are we! Come and join us at Grizzly Peak for a night of beer, celebration, and epic breakup stories. 

$5-25. 8pm-2pm. Grizzly Peak Brewing Company, 120 W Washington St, Ste 1. 734-741-7325. Grizzlypeak.net

I Love UMix

The University of Michigan’s late-night tradition gets romantic for Valentine’s, featuring giveaways, self-care packages, massages and even a showing of The Notebook.

9pm-1am. Michigan Union, 530 S State St., Ann Arbor. 734-763-5900. campusinvolvement.umich.edu Free

Cupid’s Dance @ The Pretzel Bell

No date? No problem! Get dressed to the nines and join your friends in the basement bar with a DJ and holiday-themed cocktails. 

$7-$15. 10pm-2am. The Pretzel Bell, 226 S Main St, Ann Arbor. 734-994-2773. thepretzelbell.com

Scary in Love @ LIVE

Join for an Anti-Valentines day costume party! Whether you’re celebrating or not, we want you to dress in your sexiest costume and party with us.

$5. LIVE, 102 S 1st St, Ann Arbor. 734-623-1443. livea2.com

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