If you haven’t quite laid out your Valentine’s (or Galentine’s) Day plans yet, don’t fret. There’s plenty to do in Boulder. High-end gifts, fine dining options, and spontaneous activities abound in our beautiful town. Here’s what we’ll be getting into this February 14th.
When: 2/14, pick up from 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Where: BookCliff Tasting Room
Based in Grand Junction, BookCliff Vineyards is one of Colorado’s most notable wineries on the Western Slope. Its Boulder tasting room will host a date night to-go for loyal patrons and newcomers alike. Dates will receive a three-course meal, five wines, and a special surprise. Each course is paired with the vino and comes with a carefully curated Spotify playlist to match the mood of this holiday of love. The menu includes braised short ribs, chocolate passion fruit tart, and more.
When: 2/14, times vary
Where: Chautauqua Dining Hall
Choose from two different V-day options – an afternoon tea or a romantic dinner for two. Invite your girlfriends for a Galentine’s Day with Flatiron views, a full tea service, and delectable desserts. Or, hit the trails with your sweetheart for a sunset stroll and finish the evening with a 4-course romantic dinner.
When: 2,12 – 14, reservations needed
Where: The Flagstaff House or at-home meal kit
To really sweep someone special off their feet, reserve a table 6,000 feet up at this lauded Boulder restaurant. Award winning chefs will prepare fine dining cuisine while you select a sumptuous, rare bottle from the restaurant’s famous cellar. For those whoo want to enjoy a decadent meal from the comfort of their own home, Flagstaff House’s team of wonderful chefs have created finish-at-home kits to delight taste buds of all types. Order yours by 2/9.
In keeping with Valentine’s Day traditions, treat your significant other to specialty chocolates, hand-crafted right here in Boulder, Colorado. Moksha Chocolates offers exquisite options for this holiday of love, including vegan white chocolate, love flight squares, raspberry cacao, and more. Pair this silky dessert with a glass of red wine for a quiet at-home date night.
For a gift unlike any other, book a staycation at Boulder’s luxury hotel, St Julien Hotel & Spa. The elegant hotel boasts a variety of romance-themed packages that will treat you and a loved one to a spa day, delicious champagne, nature exploration, and so much more. You don’t have to travel far for a Valentine’s Day to remember.
Even with social distancing guidelines, there’s plenty to do in Boulder for Valentine’s Day. It’s important to celebrate the things that bring us joy as we patiently wait for the world to reopen. Relationships, family, friends, and love are meant to be treasured and celebrated. Use this February 14th to show the people in your life just how grateful you are for them.