September 27, 2021

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18 Valentine’s Day inspired events for couples, families and singles in Greeley, Loveland and beyond

Valentine’s Day is coming up and love is in the air. No matter who your valentine is — your kids, your pet, a friend, a secret crush or yourself— spend the holiday week doing something fun at an in-person or online event.

The week of Feb. 12-18 is packed full of a variety of events for the entire family. Enjoy family night bouncing on trampolines, take your sweetie out for dinner and dancing or chill at home solo with some online yoga.

No matter how you roll for Valentine’s Day, this list has something for everyone.

Friday, Feb. 12

1. Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Millennium Event Center’s Valentine’s Day Dinner, Comedy Show and Dance at 7:30 p.m. at 815 10th St. The event will feature a 3 course Italian dinner, a comedy show by Ron Ferguson and dancing to Cumbia, Sonidero and Tejano music. Tickets range from $55 for singles to $75 per couple. The event is open to adults age 18 years and older. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/3j4YCdE.

2. Get out and about at Night on the Town in downtown Loveland from 5 to 9 p.m. The free event features opening receptions at art galleries, food and drink specials at bars and restaurants and later operating hours for local businesses and shops. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/2Yvgsgj.

3. Join Balanced Movement Yoga for Partner Yoga from 6 to 7:15 p.m at 802 9th St., Suite 102. The session will guide partners through various poses using resistance, challenging participants physically and emotionally. Any two participants are welcome to attend. Tickets are $25 per person and includes a glass of wine. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/2Yx4AKU.

4. The Cleveland Room is hosting RED A Valentines Dance Experience at 6:30 p.m. at 201 E. 4th St., Loveland. The event will feature a 6-course tapas dinner, wine pairing, live entertainment, dancing and a special give per couple. The event is open to adults age 21 years and older. Tickets are $100 per person with options to purchase tables of six. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3ozOhHG.

Take your sweeties on a horse-drawn carriage around downtown Denver on Valentine's Day. (Greeley Tribune file photo)
Take your sweetie on a horse-drawn carriage around downtown Denver on Valentine’s Day. (Greeley Tribune file photo)

Saturday, Feb. 13

5. Ladies, grab your girlfriends, a glass of wine and take part in Bae Day: The Prequel. The online event will celebrate sisterhood, women’s empowerment and self-love with live entertainment, personalized activities, giveaways and more. The program starts at 6 p.m. with tickets $30 per person. For more information, or to purchase tickets, go to http://bit.ly/3j3z4gY.

6. Learn how to create a stunning garden landscape at Beautiful and Beneficial Native Plants for Your Garden online event. The program will guide viewers through the process for creating beautiful, easy to care for and well-adapted landscaping by focusing on native plants and top performers for our area. The event is open to gardeners of all skill levels. Tickets are $12.50 per household. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/39Aj7fij.

7. History Colorado is hosting Apron Chronicles Curator Chat beginning at 9 a.m. at 1200 Broadway, Denver. The series will explore the museum’s newest exhibit “Apron Chronicles: A Patchwork of American Recollections. The new exhibit features photography, recollections and aprons that highlight the complexity of the human experience. Tickets are $14 per person for non-members and $12 per person for members. For more information, go to www.historycolorado.org.

Sunday, Feb. 14

8. Spend Valentine’s Day at Big Choice Brewing’s Girl Scout Cookie and Beer Pairing event from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 21 S. 1st Ave., Brighton. The event will pair four 5 oz. beers with cookies. Enjoy the event solo or with a friend. Tickets are $20 per person and open to adults age 21 years and older. For more information, or to purchase tickets, go to https://bit.ly/3ctzA6S.

9. Valentine’s New Moon Restorative Yoga and Reiki Mini-Retreat will help you relax and let the week’s stress float away. Participants will be guided through different poses to tap into the energy to cultivate love and compassion. The virtual event is open to all ages and skill levels. Tickets are $30 per person. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/3oBGold.

10. Gather your little princesses for a Valentine’s Day Princess Tea and Concert beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Magical Moments, 920 9th Ave. The event will feature The Ice Queen, Snow Princess, Snow White and Sleeping Beauty singing and mingling with guests. Participants will have an opportunity to meet the princess for a photo. Tickets are $25 per person. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/2YCzelT.

11. The Farr Regional Library, 1939 61st Ave., is hosting Teen Art Attack celebrating Anti-Valentine’s Day with an online program about how to make your own voodoo doll pincushion.  The online event begins at 1 p.m. and all supplies are provided. The event is geared toward teens ages 12 to 17 years. For more information, contact the Farr Regional Library at (888) 861-7323.

Set up a surprise flower delivery to her work. (Greeley Tribune file photo)
Set up a surprise flower delivery to her work. (Greeley Tribune file photo)

Monday, Feb. 15

12. Interested in the Keto Diet but don’t know where to start? The 30-Day Keto Challenge online event will help with information about the diet, recipe ideas, workout plans and more. The free event kicks off at 7 a.m. with Keto Coach Jessica Smart leading participants through the 30-day challenge. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/3aldUH9.

13. Fly High Trampoline Park is hosting family night from 4 to 9 p.m. at 218 Smokey St., Fort Collins.  The event features a variety of trampolines, foam pits, basketball courts and soft play areas for kids and adults of all ages. Tickets are $8 per child for the first hour and $5 per hour for adults. For more information, contact the park at (970) 305-5300.

14. Grimm Trivia is back at Grimm Brothers Brewhouse, 623 Denver Ave., Loveland. The free event will test your trivia skills in a COVID-19 socially distanced environment. Trivia begins at 6 p.m. Enjoy some of the brewery’s different brews while visiting. The event is open to adults age 21 years and older. For more information, contact the brewery at (970) 624-6045.

Tuesday, Feb. 16

15. Join the Greeley/Evans Moose Lodge 909 for some cornhole competition beginning at 7 p.m. at 3456 11th Ave., Evans. The event will feature games of Knockout and Airmail Challenge and is open to all skill levels. The cost to play is $15 per person. For more information, or to register to play, call the lodge at (970) 339-5715.

Surprise your sweetie or family with dinner from a local restaurant or cook your own Valentine’s Day meal. (Greeley Tribune file photo)

Wednesday, Feb. 17

16. The High Plains Library District is hosting An Evening with Award-Winning Author Camille Dungy at 6:30 p.m. Dungy will entertain and engage audience members at the free online event as well as answer questions following her reading. The program is open to all ages and registration is required. For more information, or to register for the event, go to https://bit.ly/3aoGQOs.

17. Feeling stressed, beat-down or unmotivated? Then check out the free online event Fearless Life. The program will help you overcome these feelings and more to get back on track with your goals. The event begins at 6 p.m. and is lead by life coaches Denise Duran, Sha Sparks and Jeff Visnic. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/3ozSxHo.

Thursday, Feb. 18

18. The 38th annual Glass Art Show kicks off at 10a.m. at the Cheyenne Botanical Gardens, 710 S. Lions Park Drive, Cheyenne. The free event showcases stunning glasswork pieces by professional and amateur glass artists. The show is the largest glass art event in Wyoming. Artwork is available for purchase as well. The event has been modified for COVID-19 safety guidelines and visitors are asked to wear masks and social distance. For more information, go to http://bit.ly/3oEqExI.

Learn about kayak rolling with the UNC Campus Recreation Center’s OP Kayak Rolling event from 5:30 to 7 p.m at 501 20th St. Kayak rolling is a fundamental skill for anyone who wants to learn the Eskimo roll or is interested in understanding the skills of rolling. The event is open to all levels and ages of kayakers. Tickets are $5 per person and can be paid by cash or card or billed to your student ID. For  more information, go to http://bit.ly/39xViVa.

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