It’s the sweetest time of year and we’re here to make sure you know the ins and outs of how to celebrate Cupid’s holiday! From galentines day brunches, yacht cruises and creating your own glass heart, Norfolk is definitely spreading the love this February. Virginia is for lovers after all. 


Warm chocolate chip cookies at check-in or maybe chocolate covered strawberries is more your fancy? Norfolk’s hotels are offering romance packages for you and your special someone; make sure you check them out here!


Hot Glass Hearts

Multiple Dates
Chrysler Museum Glass Studio

Say “I love you!” with a hot, handmade Valentine’s Day gift. Work with Chrysler’s Studio Team to sculpt a hot-glass heart that your loved one will cherish forever. Better yet, sign up your sweetheart or family to make a special memory.

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Valentine's Day Pet & Family Photos

February 9th, 2020
O'Connor Brewing Co.

Looking for love this Valentine's Day? Well, look no further! Have your photo taken with your pet by Emma B Photography at our Valentine's Day Photo event! Don't have a pet? Not to worry, pose with a loved one, family, friends or one of our shelter dogs (if available) for a kiss at our kissing booth!

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5th Annual Galentine’s Day Brunch at Cure Coffeehouse

February 9th, 2020

Grab your best lady friends; tell them how much you love them with a glass of champagne, breakfast foods, and chocolates!

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Galentine's Day at the Birch

February 13th, 2020
The Birch

We are stoked to bring back Galentine's Day for another round of celebrating awesome female-led breweries and female brewers. 


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Valentine's Day Speed Dating Singles Party

February 14th, 2020 
Brick Anchor Brew House

Come meet your Valentine! Still looking for love in all the wrong places? If so, come out to The Brick Anchor Brew House this Valentine's Day for the chance to meet your Valentine at the best singles party in the area!

Heart Shaped Pizzas

Benny Damato’s
February 14, 2020

Home of the Virginia slice, Benny Damato's will be serving up heart-shaped pizzas on Cupid’s holiday, upon request that is! Order the week of Valentine’s Day to enjoy your love shaped dough.

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Pottery Class - A Valentines Day Event 

February 15th, 2020
All Hands Pottery Studio

We have a special treat in store for this Valentine’s Day! Sip on your beverage of choice (BYO) and nibble on chocolates while you and your partner explore the sensual aspects of clay. You can dig your hands in the clay, or work on a piece together. We’ll even help you re-enact the scene from Ghost! We will glaze and fire the work for you, so you can have a permanent reminder of your passion for each other.

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Galentine's Day Drag Brunch

February 15th, 2020
Waterside District

Baby, it's cold outside! Gather your girlfriends and warm up at Waterside District for our annual Galentine's Day Drag Brunch with Sandra Onassis Lopez and her Queens on February 15th.

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Kiss & Tail at Virginia Zoo

February 15th, 2020

Kiss & Tail is a special Valentine’s Day program about jungle love that separates the birds from the beasts! Join us for this adults-only opportunity and learn about animal mating, dating and reproductive habits in an honest & humorous forum.

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