Valentine's Day is February 14th and celebrated around the world to recognize the love you have for that special someone or spouse. Here are a few suggestions on how you could spend the weekend with your love.
Coneys by Candelight at American Coney Island in Detroit
February 14, from 6-9 pm ~ 114 W. Lafayette Blvd., Detroit
American coney Island has been a favorite with Detroiters and visitors for nearly a decade. Whether you're looking for a night out with your main squeeze or plan to take all your sweeties along, this Detroit restaurant offers a delicious and cost efficient meal. With the purchase of a coney dog you will receive a rose and a cupcake from Just Baked, too!
Love Gone Wild at the Detroit Zoo
February 14, from 6:30-10 pm ~ The Detroit Zoo 8450 W. 10 Mile Rd, Royal Oak
Are you single or do you have a sweetie, adults ages 21+ can head to the Detroit Zoo for this annual Valentine's Day event, which features sexy stories and gives you a glimpse into the love lives of animals. Enjoy a strolling dinner and delicious desserts, too! Questions please call 248-541-5717
Casablanca at the Redford Theatre in Detroit
February 14-15, 8 pm Friday, 2 and 8 pm Saturday ~ 17360 Lahser Road, Detroit
The Redford Theatre offers a special for Valentine's weekend, this classic film at this historic landmark in the city of Detroit. This is free admission for all! Questions please call 313-537-2560
Sweetheart Ball for Mother & Son
February 15, 7-8:30 pm ~ Richard A Young Center 5400 McKinley St., Dearborn Hgts
Moms this is your chance to spend the evening with your favorite young man and head to Dearborn for music, dancing, refreshments and a special gift. This is a special event for mother and her sons ages 3-12. Pre-register by calling 313-277-7080.
February 15, 6-10 pm ~ Kensington Metro Park, 2240 W. Buno Road, Milford
Moms and sons, dads and daughters - All are welcome to attend this barn dance at the Kensington Metro Park. There will be square dancing and refreshments. Questions please call 248-684-8632
Valentine's Day Doll Lunch
February 16, 11 am & 2 pm ~ King's Court Castle in Lake Orion, 2323 Joslyn Court, Lake Orion
Pink punch, cake pops and crafts is what will be in store for your kids. Questions please call 248-391-1900
Tina Giorgi Valentine's Weekend
February 13 - 15 at 8 pm (late show at 10 pm) ~ Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase
Tina Giorgi sends up a hilarious odo to the Valentine holiday.
February 15-16 ~ The Townsend Hotel 100 Townsend St. Birmingham MI
The Rugby Grille at the Townsend Hotel offers a four course tasting menu in celebration of the Valentine's Day. A wine pairing option is available. Please call 248-642-5999
Valentine's Day Moonlight Cruise on the Detroit Princess Riverboat
February 14 ~ Detroit Princess Riverboat
The Detroit Princess Riverboat celebrates Valentine's Day with two cruises. The Valentine's Day Dockside Motown Dinner features Prime Rib & Buffet, Motown music and a cash bar. The event runs from 6 - 8 pm and cost is $39.95 per adult. Later in the evening from 10:30 pm - 1:30 am, the Princess hosts a Valentine's Day Old School Moonlight dance with cash and concessions bars, Cost is $20.00 per person.
Single's Valentine's Ball
February 14 at 8 pm ~ Rochester Hills Forest Banquet Center, 1919 Star-Batt, Rochester Hills
The event includes a Find the key to your heart Icebreaker, hors d'oeuvre buffet, sweet table and of course dancing too. Admission is $12 - $15 at the door.
Detroit Dirty Show
February 7 - 15 at 8 pm ~ Russell Industrial Center, 1600 Clay St, Detroit
You can take Valentine's Day in a more earthy direction at the Dirty Show - International Erotic Art Exhibition - One of the largest in the world. The exhibit is specifically scheduled for the Valentine's Day weekend and has been around for 10 years. The mission of the Dirty Show is to promote, publish and propagate erotic art in all forms. This is a 21+ event.