Valentine’s Day 2018: 8 romantic date night ideas in Greensboro

posted on February 6, 2018 by Paislee

Celebrate Love in the Center of it All. 

It’s the season of love, and Greensboro has a lot to love. Whether you celebrate on the day Wednesday, February 14th or the weekend before or after. We’re home to many great attractions that will be perfect for you and your love one all year round. These attractions are also great for Galentines day too. 

1.Relax and Feel the Love 

Unwind with over 10 different spas in Greensboro. Our recommendation for the holiday is a Touch of Serenity and Grandover Resort.

At Touch of Serenity they accepting online booking that include hour couple massages with optional add-ons. Plus it’s location is close to many great dining and entertainment options for before or after the massages. $$$

Grandover Resort Spa is the only spa connected to a hotel. With many accommodation and monthly specials. For Valentines Day they are offer Desserts and champagne with your reservation. Book today. $$$

Touch of Serenity Reservations

Grandover Specials and Reservations  


2.Connect with the Outdoors  

Get outside with your loved one and enjoy the fresh air this Valentine’s Day! You can set up a romantic picnic in any of our amazing parks. Our favorites include the Greensboro Arboretum, or stroll around lake at the Bog Garden at Benjamin Park. Free

Bog Garden 

Greensboro Arboretum 

3.The Perfect Getaway 

Stay and one of our highly rated hotel. O. Henry Hotel. They are offering Valentine Packages that include Greensboro Symphony, Jazz, and dessert. Not to mention their sister location Proximity is also having a holiday package. Don’t miss out on this romantic Greensboro Getaway $$$

O. Henry Hotel 

Proximity Hotel 

Book Reservations

4. Uniquely Greensboro  

Explore one-of-a-kind Greensboro attraction Geeksboro Coffee + Beverage Company, a locally owned coffee shop and event space that allows geeks and nerds to share the things they love with a community of fans. 

This Valentine’s Day, Geeksboro will be showing the popular and hilarious cult film, The Room and the following weekend on Saturday, February 17th, they are hosting Greensboro Anime Lovers Ball 21 + 8pm-2am. This will be perfect place to geek out.  $-$$


Anime Lovers Ball 

The Room Screening 

Other unique options to take your sweetheart includes Crooked Tail Café, Triad Stage, Shift VR, and Box Car Barcade 

5.Taste the Finer Foods 

Make your reservations today at some of Greensboro’s best cuisines indulge in powerful flavors. 

The Cadillac Service Garage is hosting 1618 on location 4 course meal with wine pairings with 2 dining times.

Make your Reservation here 

Stonefield Cellars are hosting a Valentines Dinner with Live Music and a Sweetheart Tasting on Sunday Feburary 11

Valentine Reservation here -Sold Out 

Sweetheart Tasting 

Additional recommendations for fine dining include:  

B. Christopher’s 

Southern Lights Bistro 

6. Brew-it-ful

Take it easy with Greensboro craft beer and liquor. Enjoy Beers from Gibb’s Hundred Brewing Company, Joymongers, Natty Greene’s Brewing Company, Red Oak, Little Brothers Brewing and Preyer Brewing. Taste Award Winning Gin and Whiskey from Fainting Goat Distillery

Each Brewery offers unique experiences from tours, sampling and entertainment on certain nights. You and your honey will sure to be pleased. 


Get to know someone while participating in arts and crafts.

Reconsidered Goods hosts monthly DIY Craft Nights and this Valentines Day they are making scarves for the community. Other crafting nights include upcycle jewerly making and acrylic paint pour class.  $-$$

The Forge is Greensboro Makers Space. This is a community space run by members, but they offer to the public numerous events to see what you can do in the Forge. This February they are offering a couples and ladies only woodworking class. Later events this year include leatherwork and ceramics.  $$

Reconsidered Goods 

The Forge Greensboro 


What is Valentines Day without dessert? Greensboro has numerous delicious bakeries to choose from. One of our recommendations is a massive slice of Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookie Cake at Maxi B’s Bakery. This bakery serves not only old-fashioned cakes and pies, but also innovative and delicious baked goods of all kinds.  

Honorable Desserts recommendations include: 

Delicious Bakery 

Cheesecakes by Alex 

Easy Peasy Decadent Desserts