14 Great Date Night Gift Ideas!
February is our favorite month here at Married Life Coaching & Counseling and we want to make it your favorite month too! We came up with 14 Great Date Night Gift Ideas to help make this Valentine’s Day a memorable one. Our goal when creating our gift ideas was to find unique ways to spend time together or help find a common interest. Take a look at our top 14 and surprise your sweetheart with a gift that will bring you closer together and make memories to last a lifetime.
#1 Great Date Night Gift Idea- COOKING CLASSES
Purchase a cooking class and spend an evening chopping, stirring and tasting together.
#2 Great Date Night Gift Idea- LEGOS
Purchase a Lego set and spend the evening putting it together.
You can find adorable Valentine’s themed sets at Lego.com.
#3 Great Date Night Gift Idea- GAMES
Purchase portable versions of Backgammon, Chinese Checkers, Shut-the-Box or Chess,
then head to your favorite coffee shop. For future date nights, store the game in your car.
#4 Great Date Night Gift Idea- BIRD WATCHING
Purchase a bird feed, bird ID book and bird seed, then enjoy a ‘morning date’
with breakfast, coffee and birdwatching.
#5 Great Date Night Gift Idea- GENEALOGY
Purchase a genealogy membership, then spend multiple evenings researching your family trees
and cooking favorite dishes from your grandmas’ recipe boxes.
#6 Great Date Night Gift Idea- TRIVIA NIGHT
Purchase a gift card for your favorite local pub or brewery that hosts a Trivia Night.
Be creative with your team name!
#7 Great Date Night Gift Idea- HIKING GEAR
Purchase a scarf & mitten set, hand warmers or hiking spikes and enjoy a winter hike.
Warm up with hot cocoa and a sweet treat at a local coffee shop afterward.
#8 Great Date Night Gift Idea- KITCHEN GADGETS
Purchase a pasta maker, sushi roller, tortilla press or spaetzle maker and go to town!
Enjoy mastering a new skill together.
#9 Great Date Night Gift Idea- FONDUE POT
Purchase a fondue pot and dessert items for an after dinner treat for two.
#10 Great Date Night Gift Idea- A HISTORY LESSON
Purchase a local tourism book for your area and spend an afternoon
visiting landmarks and learning the history of your hometown.
#11 Great Date Night Gift Idea- PACK A PICNIC
Purchase a picnic basket, fill it with tasty goodies and head to your favorite local winery.
Don’t forget the tablecloth!
#12 Great Date Night Gift Idea- DANCE LESSONS
Purchase a couples’ dance lesson package. Learn to tango, waltz, swing or cha cha!
Search ‘Ballroom Dancing’ to help you find local adult lessons.
#13 Great Date Night Gift Idea- ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP TO BOTANICAL GARDENS, MUSEUM OR ZOO
Purchase a membership and enjoy quarterly seasonal visits in spring, summer, fall and winter.
#14 Great Date Night Gift Idea- COUPLES THERAPY
If you’ve waited until the last minute to purchase your sweetheart a gift, you may be in need of a therapy session! Why throw your money away on last minute flowers that fade or chocolates that are here today and devoured tomorrow? A lasting healthy relationship? Now there’s something worth every penny! Give us a call at Married Life Counseling to schedule a session today.
Happy Valentine’s Day!
Here are a few of our favorite local spots in Northeast Ohio:
For gorgeous views, a challenging hillside hike and tasty Ohio wines, visit The Winery at Wolf Creek in Norton, Ohio
Our favorite coffee shops are Cafe Arnone in Fairlawn (coffee, gelato and pizza- great date night material all in one location) and Nervous Dog Coffee Bar in Fairlawn, West Akron and Stow.
For a fun trivia night and great beer selection, visit Brighten Brewing in Copley, Ohio or Ignite Brewing in Barberton, Ohio
Visit Gervasi Vineyards located in Canton, Ohio to view available cooking classes.
Jamie Dunlap joined the Married Life Counseling team as Intake Coordinator. She has a diverse background in marketing, team management, and customer relations. Jamie is a Copley gal, married to her high school sweetheart, Greg, and mom to two spirited children who keep them very busy and sleep-deprived.