Need to find a local Valentine’s Day date spot? Listed below are five of Long Island’s best places and events to take your sweetheart to this February 14. With the homework done for you, all you’ll have to do to make this night unforgettable is make a reservation and enjoy a night of romance.
The Melting Pot – Farmingdale
What would a Valentine’s Day date be without treating your sweetie to something sweet? With chocolate being the Melting Pot’s claim to fame, you’re set to score big points with your special someone reserving seats here. At $74 per person, enjoy a four-course fondue dinner followed by a champagne toast and dessert. Included in the cost is a professional photo taken of you and your special someone along with an adorable Melting Pot teddy bear. More info.
Fire Island Lighthouse
Lighthouses are for Lovers
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Nothing says Long Island on Valentine’s Day like climbing the tower of the Fire Island Lighthouse. At $50 per couple, soak in breathtaking views of the sunset over the ocean while enjoying refreshments on the terrace. And don’t worry about getting her a gift; complimentary chocolates and a single flower are included in the price. More info.
Freeport Princess Valentines Day Dinner Cruise
7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Set sail from the Nautical Mile aboard this 106 ft luxury yacht. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert, a complimentary cocktail, a cash bar, and more. When you’re not wining and dining, dance the night away to music spun by an on-board DJ. Reserve your spot now for $55 per person. More info.
The Inn and Spa at East Wind – Wading River
“Be My Valentine” Dinner Dance
7 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Sweep your Valentine off her feet with a dinner dance held at the Inn’s beautiful Grand Ballroom. For $59.95 per person, couples are treated to four hours of dining and dancing, with Valentine-themed entrees and desserts and reputable Long Island DJ Tommy’s Tunes. More info.
Fun Zone in Farmingdale
Love Shack 2
8 p.m. – 4 a.m.
Is your date into EDM? For Long Island lovers of electronic dance music, Get Down! Productions is putting on a local Valentine’s Day dubstep event featuring over 20 DJs. Ticket holders will also have complete access to Fun Zone’s attractions including an arcade, bumper cars, roller coaster, and much more. Buy tickets now for $20 a pop. Tickets at the door will be $25 each and then $30 after 12 a.m. More info.