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What to Do for Valentine’s Day in Atlanta

Category: Romance | Posted: January 27, 2020
What to Do for Valentine's Day

Are you spending Valentine’s Day in the great city of Atlanta? Whether you’re planning a romantic evening with your special someone or a fun day with the rest of your single friends, Atlanta has plenty of exciting events and destinations to offer for an unforgettable Valentine’s Day.

Our list of places to visit and fun things to do for Valentine’s Day in Atlanta include:

  • High Art Museum
  • Art of the Atlanta Beltline
  • The Fox Theater
  • Atlanta Botanical Garden
  • Piedmont Park
  • The Georgia Aquarium
  • The Painted Pin
  • Cosmolava
  • Laughing Skull Lounge
  • Twelve Hotel
  • Catch 12

1. High Museum of Art

Are you and your valentine interested in art and culture? If so, consider a Valentine’s Day date at the High Museum of Art, one of the leading art museums in the U.S. There, you can explore the pieces of art, culture, and history. Snap a selfie with your sweetheart in front of a beautiful backdrop. The museum also hosts plenty of special events, including themed nights, cocktails, and concerts.

2. Art on the Atlanta Beltline

Walk the trails with beautiful art displays when you visit Art on the Atlanta Beltline. You can explore featured temporary and year-round public art displays and exhibits along the reclaimed rail lines that circle the city’s core. Along these trails, you’ll find beautiful and interesting pieces of art. Take a picture in front of a gorgeous mural to commemorate your Valentine’s Day.

You may also enjoy a special event that involves music, fashion, or theater. If you and your valentine wish to immerse yourselves in beautiful art and take a stroll surrounded by color, then be sure to make a stop at Art on the Atlanta Beltline on Valentine’s Day.

3. The Fox Theatre

Are you looking for Valentine’s Day concerts in Atlanta for your Valentine’s Day celebration? How does a visit to a world-renowned concert hall sound? The Fox Theatre was established in the 1920s, and its design was inspired by the architecture of the mosques in Spain and the temples in Egypt. Enjoy shows, concerts, and more at the Fox Theatre for your Valentine’s Day.

4. Atlanta Botanical Garden

What’s Valentine’s Day without flowers? Stop by the Atlanta Botanical Garden for a nature destination. Explore more than 30 acres of this outdoor space and the many themed gardens. If you’re looking to share an intimate moment with your special someone, you can find a small garden alcove.

If you’re looking to celebrate the day with friends, venture through one of the larger garden areas. Beyond gardens and flowers, you can also enjoy one of the concerts or events held at the Atlanta Botanical Garden for additional entertainment and fun.

5. Piedmont Park

Not only is Piedmont Park a fantastic destination for a couple to spend Valentine’s Day, but this park may also be a great stop for Valentine’s Day events for singles in Atlanta. You’ll find this giant park at the heart of Atlanta. Enjoy the natural landscapes and view of the city skyline. Pack a picnic for you and your friends or for you and your special someone. Take a stroll along the landscaped grounds and pose for a photo together on the Clara Meer Dock. Whatever activities are on your agenda, you’ll be sure to have the Valentine’s Day you’re hoping for at Piedmont Park.

Piedmont Park

6. The Georgia Aquarium

Are you looking for a Valentine’s Day party in Atlanta? Try the famous Georgia Aquarium. Adults over 21 can partake in Sips Under the Sea: Be My Valentine, a cocktail party for those who wish to enjoy the aquarium after hours. You’ll have access to the six galleries and the five full-service bars, all set to the tunes played by the live DJ. Be sure to get your tickets in advance, as this event tends to sell out quickly.

7. The Painted Pin

For a fun way to spend Valentine’s Day, stop by The Painted Pin. This bowling alley includes 20 vintage lanes, comfortable yet upscale furniture, and delicious cocktails. For even more fun, you can also play ping pong, bocce ball, skee ball, and giant Jenga. If you get hungry, snack on some wood-fired pizzas or enjoy shareable small plates with your friends or a loved one. Some nights at the Painted Pin have a dress code, so check before you show up to enjoy some fancy fun.

8. Cosmolava

Dance the night away with your valentine at Cosmolava. With three stories of dance floors, classy lounges, and bars, you and your loved one or friends will have a blast for hours. And of course, don’t forget to try the nightclub’s famous Cosmolava cocktail.

9. Laughing Skull Lounge

Looking to laugh until your stomach hurts at a comedy show in Atlanta on Valentine’s Day? Try the Laughing Skull Lounge. Find Atlanta’s best comedy club in midtown, where you can enjoy comedy at its finest in an intimate setting with your special someone. You’ll both enjoy a night spent laughing and smiling until your face hurts.

10. Twelve Hotel

If you’re looking for an upscale hotel for Valentine’s Day, book a night at the Twelve Hotel. The hotel is situated near many of Atlanta’s top attractions, including the Atlanta Botanical Garden, the World of Coca-Cola, and the Georgia Aquarium. At the Twelve Hotel, you’ll find boutique accommodations and homelike amenities for a luxurious but cozy feel.

Because the Twelve Hotel is steps away from so many attractions, it’s a conveniently placed stop for the end of your Valentine’s Day. 

11. Catch 12

If you get hungry during your stay at the Twelve Hotel, make a reservation at Catch 12. You’ll get to enjoy a cool, cosmopolitan atmosphere while sipping a handcrafted cocktail or savoring a delicious sushi roll or a juicy steak.

Stop by for breakfast, lunch, dinner, brunch, or sushi happy hour to enjoy award-winning cuisine. If you’re just looking to chat with your valentine over a few drinks, stop by the bar. You won’t find a better place in Atlanta to enjoy dinner with your special someone on Valentine’s Day.

Make Your Reservation at Catch 12

Atlanta has plenty of romantic and fun destinations to offer you and your special someone on Valentine’s Day, but none are quite like Catch 12. Whether you’re celebrating the single life with a group of friends or enjoying a romantic evening with your partner, Catch 12 is the perfect destination for dinner and drinks.

Make your reservation at Catch 12 today.

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