Today is Valentine’s Day and since it’s on a ‘school night’ you may be looking for something new and different to do with your love this weekend. We have collected five cool things to do for Valentine’s Day in Northern Virginia.
The couple that plays together, stays together. The first three of our five cool things to do for Valentine’s Day offers exciting alternatives to dinner out. The first will have you spinning in the air.
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iFLY Indoor Skydiving (Loudoun VA) will get you flying in the air on the wings of love with a couples experience for beginners and experienced ‘flyers’ in a nice package called the Spread Your Wings for Two. Here’s what you get:
- 4 Flights Shared By 2 People (2 Flights Per Person)
- Personalized Flight Certificate
- 2 Free Video Clips From Flight Session
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Stetch, lift or spin your way into romance with a workout that you can do together. Gentle Yoga is a great pre-dinner option that will loosen you up before your date night dinner. Looking for something to get your blood boiling? Orangetheory Fitness offers:
60-minute workout sessions split into intervals of cardiovascular and strength training with heart rate monitors to track intensity and maximize metabolic burn. Increase energy, get visible results and burn more calories, even after leaving the studio. ~ Orangetheory website
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For a different kind of fun (and games!) try one of the area’s escape rooms. Some are broader and offer a variety of challenges, but we recommend getting started with the ‘traditional’ escape room challenges. You can find them all over, from Washington, DC to Woodbridge, here are two to take a look at:
- Escape Room Live (Alexandria, VA) offers four different experiences. Click here to see them and book, or send them an email at email@example.com
- Escape Room Woodbridge has three experiences. Click here to seem and book, or send them phone them at 703.910.6015
Dining out is always a fun way to celebrate Northern Virginia, especially when you try a new cuisine or location.
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Explore a different culture with a romantic dinner out in Northern Virginia. The culinary tapestry runs the gambit in our area, with food from Argentenia to West Africa. Our suggestion is Russia House Restaurant in Herndon, VA, which has over 600 reviews that average 5 stars on OpenTable. They feature Russian, Continental and Georgian cuisine with a French flair.
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Our final suggestion is an oldie, but goody: dine in a romantic setting. The Manor House Restaurant at the Poplar Springs is a locally-owned end gem in Historic Warrenton, VA. Make an early reservation to view the gorgeous grounds – the soaring stonewalls and arched windows overlook the terraced lawn, or a late one and enjoy a spa treatment before you dine on the delectable contemporary American cuisine. They enjoy nearly 500 outstanding OpenTable reviews. Make yours today!