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Minneapolis Valentine's Day Ideas, Events, Restaurants, and Gifts

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A guide to Valentine's Day in Minneapolis and St. Paul, with ideas for romantic restaurants, places to buy Valentine's Day chocolates in the Twin Cities, romantic places to be with your loved one, and Valentine's day events.

Valentine's Day Restaurants in Minneapolis and St. Paul

Nicollet Island Inn, Minneapolis
Photograph by William Wesson

Minneapolis and St. Paul have plenty of options for Valentine's Day dinner. Which Valentine's Day restaurant in Minneapolis or St. Paul should you pick? Here's some great choices for Valentine's Day restaurants in Minneapolis and St. Paul, and a couple of non-restaurant places where you can enjoy a romantic Valentine's Day dinner.

Romantic Places in Minneapolis and St. Paul

Visit a garden, park, waterfall, or see some of the best views in the cities. Romance can be free with a visit to one of these romantic places in Minneapolis and St. Paul

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Children's Valentines Day Events and Activities

Little ones love Valentine's Day almost as much as we love our kids. Here's the pick of Valentine's Day activities for children in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

Valentine's Day Gifts

Flowers, chocolates, ice cream, jewelry and more. From exquisite fine jewelry to budget gifts and free activities, here's where to go shopping for gifts and experiences to give your beloved on Valentine's day.

Classic Valentine's Day Activites

Are you a traditionalist? Here's the pick of classic Valentine's Day romantic activities - romantic music, horse drawn carriage rides, fine chocolate, and the like - that you can find here in the Twin Cities.

Valentine's Day Trips - Weekend Getaways from Minneapolis

Take your sweetie away from all this weekend with these weekend trips from Minneapolis and St. Paul. Here's where to find gorgeous scenery, seclusion, and hot tubs - need I say more?

Unusual and Interesting Valentine's Day Events

Is Valentine's day dinner getting old? Here's some events on Valentine's day in Minneapolis and St. Paul that would be fun to do with your date.

The Anti-Valentine's Day

Whether you think Valentine's Day is over -commercialized ridiculousness, or you are single and proud of it, or you've just been dumped, here's some anti-Valentine's Day ideas that don't involve roses, chocolate or romance.

Single on Valentine's Day? Ways to Meet People in Minneapolis and St. Paul

Looking for someone to spend Valentine's Day with? Here's lots of ways to meet new people in Minneapolis and St. Paul, and it's not going to a bar.

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