Valentine’s Day 2020: Events for Couples in Richmond

Valentine's Day 2020 Couples Valentine’s Day 2020 is fast approaching! And while some of you have already made your plans, booked your reservations, and signed your cards, there are those among us who are still wondering how we’ll spend this day meant for romance. Fortunately, Valentine’s Day 2020 falls on a Friday this year – which makes it easier in some ways (i.e., MAYBE the kids will let you sleep in Saturday if you stay out late??), but unfortunately, that also means that you’ll need to make your reservations early…as in now!

To help you plan your special day with your special someone, we’ve found some great Valentine’s Day 2020 events in the Richmond area that offer fun, romantic opportunities to spend some time together as a couple. And if Friday isn’t the best night for you? Don’t worry, we’ve got events for the whole weekend.

Be sure to take a look at our list below and if you know of a great Valentine’s Day 2020 event that we may have overlooked, be sure to let us know at!

Friday, February 14, 2020

Bistro 27 Valentine’s Day Three-Course Dinner 

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at one of Richmond’s favorite romantic restaurants, Bistro 27. To help you celebrate with your someone special, they will be offering a three-course, prix-fixe menu for only $48.50/person.

See the full menu and make reservations here. 

Time: February 14; 5pm – 9pm (last reservation at 8pm)

Location: 27 West Broad St., Richmond, VA 23220

Contact:  (804) 780-0086


Brunch Presents…Hogs and Kisses

Join the Lunch. Supper! Brunch team for a decadent five course dinner in Richmond’s favorite new restaurant in The Fan. The menu is prix-fixe at $60/person and Brunch’s eclectic cocktail menu and curated wine list will be available for purchase. Two exclusive seating will be offered at 6pm – 6:30pm and 8:30pm – 9:00pm.

Click here to see the full menu or get tickets online. For parties of six or more please contact directly for assistance.

Time: February 14; seating are available at 6pm – 6:30pm and 8:30pm – 9:00pm

Location: 2600 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220

Contact: (804)-528-4065 or email


Cupid’s Crush Valentines Day Dinner at Island Shrimp Co. 

Give your Valentine’s Day a tropical flair at Island Shrimp Co. Come as a couple or bring a group of friends and enjoy happy hour special from 3pm – 6:30pm, then enjoy a romantic dinner. Cupid will be on hand giving away a gift to one special guest every hour on the hour!

Make reservations here or call (804) 593-5003.

Time: February 14; 6pm – 10pm

Location: 11500 Midlothian Turnpike, #Suite 2021, Richmond, VA 23235 (at Chesterfield Towne Center)

Contact: (804) 593-5003


St. Valentine’s Day Dinner at Grandstaff & Stein 

Give your Valentine an unforgettable experience at Richmond’s only speakeasy. You’ll find Grandstaff & Stein in Shockoe Bottom – but don’t forget, you’ll only get in with the password! Be sure to make your reservations today and check Facebook for the week’s password before you go.

Make reservations here. 

Time: February 14; 5pm – 2am

Location: 2113 E Main St, Richmond, Virginia 23223

Contact: (804) 918-2627


Valentine’s Day: A View for Two at Painting With a Twist

Paint n’ sip with your special someone this Valentine’s Day for a chance enjoy one another’s company – and take home a special keepsake. Enjoy adult beverages (must be 21+) from Painting With a Twist in Short Pump and feel free to bring your own snacks to enjoy while you paint. Just remember, reservations are required!

Get more info or make reservations here. 

Location: 201 Towne Center West Blvd, #710, Richmond, VA 23233 (at Short Pump Towne Center)

Contact: (804) 447-2491


Valentine’s Day Dinner at Maple & Pine

Treat you and your loved one to a beautiful three-course prix-fixe menu ($65/person) at the elegant Maple & Pine restaurant located at Richmond’s Quirk Hotel. (You may even want to stay the night!)

Make reservations online. 

Time: February 14; Seatings start at 5pm

Location: 201 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220

Contact: (804) 340-6050 or email


Valentine’s Day Dinner at The Boathouse at Rockett’s Landing 

Enjoy a romantic meal at a special price at The Boathouse at Rockett’s Landing. This beautiful waterfront restaurant is sure to put love in the air with a prix-fixe menu ($75/person) featuring four courses, a glass of bubbly, and live music. Be sure to see links below to the other three Richmond area Boathouse locations for special Valentine’s Day features, as well.

See the full Rockett’s Landing Valentine’s Day Menu or click here to make reservations.

Time: February 14; Dinner service begins at 5pm

Location: 4708 E. Old Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23231

Contact: (804) 622-2628

See Valentines’s Day features at:
The Boathouse at Sunday Park (Midlothian)
The Boathouse at City Point (Hopewell)
The Boathouse at Short Pump


Valentines Day with the KOS Band at The Tin Pan 

Be sure to bring your dancing shoes for this special Valentine’s Day concert with the KOS Band! The Tin Pan will be featuring a special menu for the event and will have a dance floor open and ready for a night of fun featuring Top 40, Motown, and classic rock ‘n roll hits from the 60s through today.

Make dinner reservations and find tickets here. 

Time: February 14; Doors at 6pm, music starts at 8pm

Location: The Tin Pan, 8982 Quioccasin Road, Richmond, VA 23229

Contact: (804) 447-8189


Valentine’s Day at Secco Wine Bar 

Indulge yourself this Valentine’s Day at Secco Wine Bar. Chef Julie Heins has a lovely multi-course prix-fixe menu ($65/person) to make your evening one to remember. There will also be an optional wine pairing for $30.

See the full menu or make reservations here. 

Time: February 14; 5pm – 10pm

Location: 325 North Robinson Street, Richmond, VA 23220

Contact: (804) 353-0670


Valentine’s Day with Shades of Gray at the River City Roll

As one of our favorite locations for a unique date night, there’s no where better to be on Valentine’s Day than River City Roll. Featuring live music by Shades of Gray, you can, bowl, dine, and dance the night away at this one-of-a-kind venue.

To reserve a lane for Valentine’s Day, call (804) 331-0416 or request a reservation here.

Time: February 14; 3pm – 1am; music starts at 9pm

Location: 939 Myers St, Richmond, VA 23230

Contact: (804) 331-0416


Valentine’s Day VIP Bowling Package at Uptown Alley

Try something a little different this Valentine’s Day and take your sweetheart out for some VIP bowling at Uptown Alley! $100 per couple includes one hour of bowling (plus shoe rentals), two $10 game cards, a choice of one shareable menu item, and two drink tickets. At 9pm, you’ll also enjoy live music from The Here and Now, a band from Chesterfield, VA, featuring 90s alternative rock era and revamped versions of 80s hits.

Get more details or purchase tickets online here. 

Time: February 14; 11am – 11:30pm

Location: 6101 Brad McNeer Parkway, Midlothian, VA 23112

Contact: 804-744-1077 or email


Valentine’s Night Out for Two: Four Course Meal at Mis En Place Cooking School

Enjoy a meal together that you can make together at Mis En Place Cooking School. The menu includes Crostini with Camembert & Homemade Fig Jam, French Onion Soup, Hanger Steak with Garlic Brandy Butter, Brussels Sprouts with Bacon & Hazelnuts, Homemade Dinner Rolls and White Chocolate Mousse Parfaits with Fresh Berry Coulis. Wine and a signature Valentine’s Day cocktail will be served with the meal. Tickets are $150/couple.
Get tickets here. 

Location: 104 Shockoe Slip, Richmond, Virginia 23219

Contact: (804) 404-5328 or

Friday, February 14 and Saturday, February 15, 2020

Romance at Maymont 

Spend a special evening with someone you love at your beloved Maymont! Meet delightful Victorian ladies and gentlemen at the treasure-filled home of James and Sallie Dooley, and hear the inspiring love story of the Dooleys while surrounded by signs of their affection. A keepsake photo of you and your sweetheart, lovely treats, and a carriage ride (weather permitting) make this an occasion to remember. This event is offered at select times on February 14 and 15. Click your desired date below to select a time and make reservations.

Time: Friday, February 14 – 5:30pm, 5:45pm, 6:15pm, or 6:30pm; Saturday, February 15 – 5:30pm, 5:45pm, 6:15pm, or 6:30pm
Location: 1700 Hampton St, Richmond, VA 23220
Contact: (804) 358-7166, ext. 329

Valentine’s Day Weekend at Max’s Positive Vibe Cafe

Bring your Valentine to Max’s Positive Vibe Cafe on Friday the 14th to enjoy the regular menu along with the incredible Fred on the Keyboards starting at 6pm. Then head back Saturday the 15th for a special four-course meal complete with two glasses of sparkling beverage music by Steve Bassett starting at 7pm. Reservations are required for the 15th so don’t delay!
Call (804) 560-9622 to make reservations.
Time: Friday, February 14 – music starts at 6pm; Saturday, February 15 – music starts at 7pm
Location: 2825 Hathaway Rd, Richmond, VA 23225 (in the Stratford Hills Shopping Center)
Contact: (804) 560-9622

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Valentine’s Couple’s Escape

Enjoy a full day getaway with the one you love! Visit the Kings Family Vineyard, Veritas Vineyard (stop for lunch), and Silverback Distillary (selection of vodka, gin, whiskey and moonshine) for a delectable tasting tour. Your tour includes pick up and drop off at Short Pump Town Center, transportation in a luxury limo van, custom couples’ wine glasses, and light hors d’oeuvres. It does not include lunch or tastings. $200/couple.

Get details and make reservations here. 

Would you like to add to your experience? Top the evening off with dinner reservations at Cooper’s Hawk Restaurant (based on availability) or an overnight stay at Richmond Marriott Short Pump. Call (505) 3732-2629 or email for more information.

Time: Saturday, February 15; 9:30am – 5pm
Location: Pick up and drop off at Short Pump Town Center11800 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23233
Contact: (505) 3732-2629 or

Valentine’s Day Gala at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Make your Valentine’s Day unforgettable with this special black-tie gala at one of Richmond’s most romantic venues – Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Come out and celebrate “Love Through the Decades” complete with night of dinner and dancing. This event is hosted by Signs & Wonders Ministries.

Tickets are $80/person or $160/couple. To reserve tickets, contact Kim Nichols at (804) 896-0920 or Kisheena Larts at (757) 561-1857. Payments for tickets can be made at Cash APP: $SWMCHESTER or through Pay Pal: Signs and Wonders Ministries. 

Time: February 15; 6:30pm – 10pm

Location: Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23228

Contact: Kim Nichols at (804) 896-0920 or Kisheena Larts at (757) 561-1857



Friday, February 14 – Sunday, February 16, 2020

Put romance in motion with a special Valentine’s Day menu at Nama – one of Style Weekly’s recent picks for best date spots. This special prix-fixe menu ($45/person) will be featured from Friday the 14th through Sunday the 16th and includes your choice of a glass of prosecco or red or white wine. See the full menu here.
Time: Friday, February 14 – Sunday, February 16; 4pm – 10pm
Location: 15 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220
Contact: Email questions here 



February 16, 2020

Valentine’s Day Partner Yoga

This class is aimed towards providing a calming, stress-free practice where you will be working on flexibility, strength and becoming more in tune with yourself. No experience needed! The bar will be open for those interested. As a bundle option, there will also be brunch available to order once class ends at 12:30pm. A limited supply of yoga mats will be available for rent and purchase so bringing your own mat is highly recommended. 

Purchase tickets online here. Tickets also available for purchase at the door. No entry after 11:30am.

Time: February 16; 11:30am – 12:30pm

Location: Main Stage, 112 N 5th Street, Richmond, VA 23219