Whether you're single and celebrating Valentine's Day with your friends, or you're crushing on someone and looking for cool date ideas downtown, we're here to help. We've assembled a list of great things to do on Valentine's Day and over the holiday weekend, from romantic dinners to Valentine's Day themed trivia.
Bella Luna Wood-Fired Pizza
Indulge in a 3-course menu. Starting at $35, choose from locally inspired appetizers like sweet potato & prosciutto croquettes, a pickled apple salad, and a roasted Meadow’s Pride lamb chop. Entrée options include a pasta Bolognese, mushroom ragù and any wood-fired pizza creation. For dessert, a chocolate truffle trio has been hand crafted by Bella Gelato & Pastries. Email BellaLunaReservations@gmail.com or call 540-433-1366 for reservations.
Who doesn't love a heart-shaped pizza for Valentine's Day! Call 540-432-6400 to order.
Billy Jacks Wing & Draft Shack
Get ready for a co-sponsored event with Alley Cat Tattoo. There will be themed drinks, a special signature chicken sauce, and money raised will go to War Paints, encouraging our nation's warriors in their artistic endeavors. RSVP to the Facebook Event.
Blue Ridge Dog
Don't forget about your four-legged friend this Valentine's Day! Blue Ridge Dog has a bakery case full of homemade treats.
Capital Ale House
Capital Ale House has you covered this Valentine's Day! They will be pouring Starr Hill Love, Alewerks Bitter Valentine, and many more. All featured beers will come with a free glass. Pair these drinks with a special dinner menu including scallops and lobster tail.
Start your night off with a romantic dinner for two, then finish it off with Valentine’s Day themed trivia. If you're not feeling too romantic, celebrate at Ruby's for an Anti-Valentine's Day Dance Party from 11:30pm-1am.
Food.Bar.Food will be offering Valentine's specials on their menu and at the bar. On Valentine's Day, there will also be a special menu available for people that want to pick up their dinner for the WMRA's Books & Brews event at Pale Fire Brewing.
Enjoy a special menu created by Chef Isaac Coles. Pair your dinner with the ultimate his and hers drink specials. Call 540-432-1000 for reservations.
The Little Grill Collective
Little Grill is serving up a special 3-course menu featuring a choice of an appetizer, a build your own pasta menu, and a choice of dessert. They're also offering vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, and meat-lovers options to satisfy everyone's palate. Reservations are required. Call 540-434-3594.
Local Chop & Grill House
Enjoy a special pre-fixe menu featuring local products. Enjoy three-courses for $55 per person. An a la carte menu will be served in the bar area. Call 540-801-0505 to make a reservation.
Midtowne Bottle Shop
Love beer? Get your growler filled at Midtowne. Two of their eight draft lines have been handpicked for the occasion: Foothills Sexual Chocolate, a chocolate stout, and Parkway For Lovers Only, an imperial stout. Look for the red heart stickers on suggested Valentine's beer and ciders.
Rocktown Gift Shoppe
Treat yourself to 10% off all Virginia Is For Lovers merchandise!
Enjoy a yoga special - pay for your class and bring your Valentine along for free, or go Dutch and each of you can get 50% off the class. Check out the event page to see a list of classes.
Ten Thousand Villages
Your valentine will love Ten Thousand Village's holiday sale. Get 25% off all jewelry and 15% off Level Ground Coffee!
Stop by the store to guess how many candy hearts are in the Nalgene Water Bottle! The winner will receive a $25 gift certificate!
Stop by the airstream to pick up an exclusive 'Date Night' massage oil, with therapeutic grade essential oils that include Jasmine and Rose until the end of February. You can also pick up a bouquet at their fresh flowers stand.
Enter the Virginia is for Lovers Valentine's Day Sweepstakes
As you're celebrating downtown, plan a trip to the LOVEworks sculpture near the Harrisonburg Farmers Market and snap a photo. Enter the sweepstakes by sharing your photo on Instagram. Tag @VisitVirginia and use the #LoveVA hashtag. The photo must contain a Virginia LOVEwork to be a valid enter in the sweepstakes. The winner will be selected by random drawing and posted on the Virginia is for Lovers Instagram account on Tuesday, Feb. 21st.