Don’t let Valentine’s Day catch you by surprise this year. For anyone around South Beach struggling with ideas to mark the most romantic day of the year, we’ve put together this list of nine of the best ways to treat your loved one this Valentine’s Day. Enjoy a multi-course meal, take a cruise or dance the night away. Or, take to the skies in a romantic private charter flight. With so much going on around Miami this Valentine’s Day, there’s plenty of opportunities to rekindle love and spend some quality time with your special someone.
Swim with Dolphins
Swimming with dolphins is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and a great surprise for your special someone. The Miami Seaquarium offers some of the best deals in town for getting up close and personal with these playful animals. See what they’re got on offer this year here.
Valentines Day Extravaganza at CubaOcho
This Valentine’s Day, the Cubaocho Museum & Performing Arts Center will be hosting a night of live music and fun. They’ve got three great Latin bands lined up, plus drinks specials. Get all the details here.
Moon Over Miami – Romance Tour
Sip champagne and relax in your own private small plane flight over Miami. The Moon Over Miami tour will take you and your partner on an unforgettable flight over the city, the Everglades and the ocean. It’s quite the experience, and you can find out more here.
Private Cruise for Two
Planes aren’t quite your thing? What about a relaxed day on a sail boat? This year Miami Sailing is offering both all day and sunset tours. The tours are great for couples, but also cater for groups of up to 12. Places are limited, and you can see more here.
Casablanca at SoundScape
Here’s looking at you, kid. Who doesn’t love Casablanca? This Valentine’s Day, SoundScape at the New World Center will be hosting an outdoor cinema screening of the classic film noir flick. Bring something cosy to snuggle up with, find a spot on the grass and enjoy the movie under the stars. Alas, the best part is yet to come: the screening is completely free! Find out more here.
Royalty Catering’s Valentine’s Day Brunch
Attend this glamorous brunch event hosted by Royalty Catering on Valentine’s Day. Along with a multi-course brunch, they’re also offering live music and drinks. Find out more here.
Couples’ Spa and Massage
Every Valentine’s Day, you can expect Miami’s spa and massage retreats to offer a plethora of special deals. It’s hard to decide which one could be the best, but at least there’s plenty of choice. For some ideas: Lapis Spa has great reviews, while Fontainebleau is a classic favorite. Standard Spa also offers some great deals from time to time.
Murder Mystery Party
Could your Valentine’s Day plans do with a bit of intrigue? If so, check out Vinos’ Murder Mystery Party. Find out who lives and who dies, plus enjoy a three course dinner and bottle of wine. Find out more here.
Valentine’s Day Dinner at the Addison
This Valentine’s Day, the Addison will be showing off its Five Star Diamond Award-winning cuisine. In this special event, guests will be treated live music, an open bar and access to their “Sweetheart Lounge.” Their all-inclusive dinner package will set you back $195 a head, and more information is available here.