Experiences fit for two.
Looking to make the world’s most romantic holiday extra special? There are plenty of options for fun things to do in Oklahoma, and they’re not far away. Check out these destinations along Adventure Road that are the perfect setting for recharging and reconnecting with your someone special. Nothing brings two people together like chasing new experiences together.
Share a Meal at Mickey Mantle’s Steakhouse
Recognized as one of the top spots for date night in OKC, Mickey Mantle’s Steakhouse offers a premier dining experience and an impressive menu of contemporary American cuisine. This year Mickey Mantle’s is offering a special 4-course Valentine’s Day dinner menu featuring the likes of pistachio-crusted lamb chops, lobster manicotti, filets and more mouth-watering dishes. Top off the evening with a hand-selected wine pairing by the in-house sommelier and toast to a great night with your special someone.
Stroll Through Bricktown
Bricktown is a great choice for a romantic evening, with its bustling entertainment and nightlife options. At night, the district glows with lights that cast a romantic spell across the canal. Whether you catch a movie, tour a museum or walk hand-in-hand along the boardwalk, you’re sure to find the perfect spot to rekindle the romance with fun shared experiences.
Cozy Up in the Red Piano Lounge
The Skirvin Hilton Hotel’s intimate cocktail bar offers a glamorous, vintage backdrop for a pre-meal drink or cozy nightcap. The menu has the classics you love in addition to some top-tier appetizers. You’ll often hear live jazz music in the space, making this one of the most romantic places to visit in downtown Oklahoma City.
Couples Massage at Sole’renity Spa
What better way to recharge than with a relaxing massage and wellness treatments? Sole’renity Spa is a tranquil, world-class facility within The Artesian Hotel that offers everything from hot stone massages and facials to pedicures and starlit steam rooms. You’ll find everything you need here for rejuvenating the mind, body and soul, and the best part is you get to do it together! You can even bring the kids along to get pampered in the Little Soles Children’s Spa.
Sip & Swirl Painting Class at Waddell Vineyards
Not only is Ada’s Waddell Vineyards a perfect place to sample wines made from 20 different varieties of grapevines, it also plays host to intimate events that expand your palate – and palette! You can join the next Sip & Swirl event on Saturday, February 12, at 6:30. The guided painting class will lead to a beautiful “You Hold the Key” artwork piece to keep as a memento of a successful Valentine’s Day. A wine and beer bar will be available, along with complimentary snacks.
Tour Oklahoma Contemporary
Take a stroll through Oklahoma Contemporary in Automobile Alley to browse its latest exhibits of contemporary art. Admission is free and each Saturday, you can enjoy a free public tour from 1-2 p.m., just be sure to reserve your free timed ticket online. Oklahoma Contemporary also offers a variety of workshops, like Date Night on the Wheel on Friday, February 4 and Raku on February 6 and 13.
Order a Basket from Bedré Fine Chocolate
Make the big day extra sweet with Bedré’s new Valentine’s Day Collection of delicious chocolates. The collection features curated baskets like the Love Notes Gift Box, filled with white fudge twists, chocolate pecan Sensations, milk chocolate potato chips and an assortment of bars. Or opt for the chocolate fondue set so you can enjoy a romantic date night anytime at home. You can order everything online so hurry and place yours in time for February 14!
Stay Awhile at Montford Inn
Why not turn date night into a romantic getaway? Norman’s Montford Inn & Cottages is a picturesque bed-and-breakfast that specializes in thoughtful hospitality and southern charm. Each room is elegantly quaint and filled with amenities. Guests are invited to enjoy a gourmet breakfast each morning and homemade cookies and a glass of wine in the afternoon. If you’re inspired to take a Valentine’s Day road trip, Montford Inn is the perfect place to cozy up and relax.
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