Need date ideas for Valentine’s Day? Flying solo? Looking for something fun to do with friends, or just to get out of the house on the special day? Whatever your plan for Valentine’s, below are a few options for what to do in the Fargo area.
Please note: Not all events are just for February 14, so make sure you double-check the date!
84 Italian Steakhouse Valentine’s Day dinner
Celebrate Valentine’s Day wit a hand-crafted dinner by the 84 Italian Steakhouse chef.
Where: 84 Italian Steakhouse – Radisson Blu | 201 5th St N, Fargo | (701) 271-7717
When: Friday, February 10, Saturday, February 11, & Tuesday, February 14
Cost: various prices depending on the menu items selected.
A perfect date-night idea, the Igloos, and Chalets are up at Crave and Camp Lone Tree at 701 Eateries for a unique experience through much of the winter season. Book your reservation and enjoy dinner from the comfort of your own snow globe.
Crave | 3902 13th Ave S, Ste 3643, Fargo | (701) 809-9020
701 Eateries | 701 N University Dr, Fargo | (701) 532-0734
Southern France Valentine’s Dinner
The Comstock House is teaming up with local wine expert Sam Wai to bring you another carefully curated dinner. Guests will enjoy a 5-course meal inspired by southern France.
Where: Comstock House | 506 8th St S, Moorhead
When: Tuesday, February 14 | 6:30 p.m.
Cost: $100/person, must be purchased in advance. If you need assistance with registration, please call 218.299.5511 ext. 6737
Sweetheart Special at The Tavern
Dinner for two at your favorite local Tavern. Share an appetizer, pick two entrees, and share a dessert for $80.
Where: The Tavern | 4504 32nd Ave S, Fargo | (701) 532-0777
When: Tuesday, February 14
Cost: $80 per couple. Reserve a space now.
Valentine’s Day at BernBaum’s
Where: BernBaum’s | 402 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 306-4131
When: Saturday, February 11 | 6-10 p.m.
Cost: $75 per person + $15 tip ($90 prix fixe)
Camp Forever Alonetree
Prepare to laugh until you cry as you meet some new friends in a “speed meeting” and burn some bad memories away in our “burn your ex” fire pit, all while sharing some cocktails and mocktails!
Where: Camp Lone Tree |701 University Dr, Fargo| (701) 551-6100
When: Monday, February 13 | 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Cost: Free, but reservations are recommended. This is a 21+ event.
The first Couples Crawl will feature exclusive activities, promotions, and a one-of-a-kind experience for celebrating your holiday! Bring your partner, your bestie, and your mom, all are welcome!
Where: Downtown West Fargo (Thunder Coffee, Ferguson Books, Pansy Plants, Cookie Krums, Grateful Cratefulls, Birchwood Salon & Boutique, and Flying Pig Bar & Grill)
When: Saturday, February 11 | 6 – 8 p.m.
Cost: $100/couple (includes a pot, plant, stake, cookie decorating kit, and mini Valentine cocktails), tickets here. Other specials are free and not ticketed.
Date night at Junkyard Brewing Company
Come out to Junkyard Brewing Company for a fun night of couples trivia and try the special dessert made by Sol Ave. using the Munchies beer – a Snickers-inspired stout.
Where: Junkyard Brewing Company | 1416 1st Ave N, Moorhead | (701) 936-5545
When: Tuesday, February 14 | 7:30 p.m.
Fargo Force Game
The Fargo Force are in town Friday and Saturday of Valentine’s Day weekend, and what’s a better date night than a hockey game?
Where: Scheels Arena | 5225 31st Ave S, Fargo | (701) 356-7656
When: Friday, February 10, 7:05 p.m. | Saturday, February 11, 6:05 p.m.
Fargo Love at Broadway Square
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the Fargo-Moorhead community at Broadway Square! There will be photo booth opportunities, 2-for-1 Couples Skate Rentals, activities, treats, and a contest with prizes.
Where: Broadway Square | 213 Broadway N, Fargo
When: Tuesday, February 14 | 4-6 p.m.
Live music concert featuring songs from musicals geared toward children. Some songs performed at last year’s show were “Let It Go,” “Can You Feel The Love Tonight?,” and “Hakuna Matata.” There will be a balloon drop during the final song.
Where: Tak Music Venue |
When: February 11 | 2 p.m.
Cost: $10/person, $30/family of 6
Get a Heart on – An After-Hours night of Vintage Debauchery
Remember the red curtained-off area in your favorite neighborhood video store as a kid? Carmine and Hayworth Vintage is turning the store into the Adults Only section! Entertainment, visual delights, drinks, and so much more.
Where: Carmine & Hayworth Vintage | 616 Main Ave, Fargo
When: Thursday, February 9 | 7 – 10 p.m.
The Johnson’s Valentine’s Dance
Invite your Valentine or Galentine(s) out for a night of dancing, or just grab a drink at Chums and enjoy the soothing sounds of The Johnsons for our Valentine’s Dance!
Where: J.C. Chumley’s | 1608 Main Ave, Moorhead
When: Saturday, February 23 | 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Frostival: Keep me cold Open Skate
Free open skate for the entire family at the Cullen Hockey Center. Enjoy free skate rentals thanks to the Scott Tobolt Foundation.
Where: Cullen Hockey Center |707 Main Ave SE, Moorhead | (218) 233-5021
When: Sunday, February 13 | 1 – 3 p.m.
Kissing Booth with puppies from Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue
Stop in and enjoy puppy kisses on Giving Hearts Day, Thursday, February 9th, from 8 am-8 pm. Puppies and kittens will be here from Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue.
Where: Scheels Home & Hardware | 3202 13th Ave S, Fargo
When: Thursday, February 9 | 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Cost: Suggested $10 per person, funds going to Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue
Mick’s Office Sweetheart Dance
Dress up and bring a date or come casually and meet someone new. Don’t miss our Sweetheart Dance, serenaded by The Johnsons.
Where: Mick’s Office | 10 8th St S, Moorhead
When: Thursday, February 9 | 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Cost: Free entry, college night specials all night
Mozart & Mimosas – FM Symphony
What better way to enjoy the sparkling music of the irrepressible Mozart than with a glass of bubbly? A complimentary mimosa bar (including nonalcoholic options) and delightful music will brighten your February spirits!
Where: Radisson Blu | 201 5th St N, Fargo
When: Sunday, February 12 | 2 p.m.
Cost: $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students. Buy tickets here.
Retro Hearts – A Valentine’s Day Downtown
Start the night sipping on a deliciously themed welcome cocktail in Jasper’s Lounge, then, use your ticket to walk across the street to Fargo Theatre’s 7:30 pm screening of the classic 90s romantic comedy, 10 Things I Hate About You.
Where: Jasper Hotel & Fargo Theatre
When: Tuesday, February 14 | 5:30 – 9 p.m.
Cost: $15 per person, tickets can be found here.
Romance Under the Stars
Need a special gift for that certain someone? Bring your sweetheart to the MSUM Planetarium for a special night under the stars! Treat you and that special someone to a romantic night like none other.
Where: MSUM Planetarium | 700 11th St S, Moorhead | (218) 477-2920
When: Tuesday, February 14 | 6, 7, 8, & 9 p.m.
Cost: $15 per ticket (online only), adults only
This fundraiser ball will help to support families who utilize the services from Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley. Register to attend.
Where: Delta Hotels by Marriott | 1635 42nd St S, Fargo
When: Saturday, February 11 | 6 p.m. doors, 7 p.m. dinner is served
Cost: various ticket levels are available, register here.
Valentine Letterpress Cards
Spend a Saturday afternoon making sweet cards for your valentines with the process of letterpress.
Where: Plains Art Museum | 704 1st Ave N, Fargo
When: Saturday, February 11 | 1 – 4 p.m.
Cost: $45 ($32 for members). Buy tickets here.
We hope this list helps you find the perfect place to go out and enjoy the love in the air! If none of these things are the types of events you’d like to be doing on Valentine’s Day, try building your own itinerary for the weekend or check out our date ideas for every season.