Things To Do on Valentine`s Day No Matter What Your Relationship Status

Alyssa Taugher, Feature Editor

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With Valentine’s Day approaching, it is no doubt that some people may stress about whether they will have a valentine to share it with. For those of you that do, that is great! You and your valentine will have a great time doing whatever you planned for the special day. But, if you don`t have a valentine this year, that is great too! Even though you may not think it is, the day is what you make of it.  

With that being said, you probably want to do something for Valentine’s Day, but maybe you just aren’t sure what you want to do to. You don’t have a Valentine, so you don`t want to go somewhere too romantic, or somewhere that may kill the mood for your night out with your friends. Or, you do have a Valentine, and you do want to be somewhere romantic. Decisions, decisions. Remember that Valentine`s Day is what you personally make of it, but it is always nice to have some guidance during the planning process of it. Anyone can use these ideas. Just because one may “sound” like more of a date than a fun thing to do with friends, who cares? As long as you have fun with whatever you decide to do is all that truly matters. Not to be too much of a pessimist on this day, but after all, keep in mind that February 14th is just another day of the year, and it truly doesn’t matter what anyone thinks of what you do. Go have fun and be yourself with the person/people you want to spend it with! Happy Valentine’s Day! 


For people that want a night out: 

  1. Keep it classic and go see a movie 
  2. Go to your favorite restaurant; One person picks where to go for dinner and one person picks where for dessert 
  3. Go bowling 
  4. Go ice skating 
  5. Go to a hockey/basketball game 
  6. See a concert that in town  
  7. See a local play/ musical  
  8. Take a painting class 
  9. Go on a shopping spree 
  10. Embrace the inner child in yourself and go to a trampoline park 



For people who want a night in: 

  1. Movie night/Binge watch your favorite TV show 
  2. DIY spa night at home 
  3. Cook dinner 
  4. Power your phones down and spend nice, quality time 
  5. Organize and cleanout old things 
  6. Board game night 
  7. Create a photo album/memory book  
  8. Have a bonfire 
  9. Have a baking marathon 
  10. Watch your favorite sport together