Whether you’re in love, in a romantic relationship, or still wondering where your big love is wandering around, Valentine’s Day should be for everyone! We’ve selected 10 things you can do on Valentines Day! Some for singles, some for lovers, some for all! These are our Valentine’s Ideas in Amsterdam.
1. Get Married for 1 Day!
At Wed and Walk you can get married for one day! Ok, it’s just for fun but you get a dress, suit and a picture to prove it! Maybe this is a good try out with your love to hence the feeling before the real big deal.. Cost are €75,- which includes a wedding picture and rings to remember the big day! www.wed-and-walk.com
2. Valentines Movie Classics at the Concert Hall
You don’t need to be a huge fan of classical music to go here because everybody loves a good romantic movie soundtrack! On This special night, the Concert Hall in Amsterdam will play the film music such as Titantic, Sleeping Beauty, When Harry met Sally and West Side Story. Book the last ticket here
3. Valentine’s Vegan Pop Up Dinner
They describe the menu as a sensual culinary extravaganza. Foods that melt in your mouth, that crisp between your teeth and overwhelm your mouth palette with an explosion of tastes and disappear soon after. And yes, no animal products will be used. Are you all about trying something different or are you trying to impress your lover by being as sustainable as possible? This is the valentine dinner for you! Cost are 45 euro’s for a 4-course menu and the location will be at WEST SIDE slotermeer, Burgemeester de Vlugtlaan 125. Reserve your table here.
4. Nightcare & Skatecafé present: This ain’t no ordinary Valentine
Forget all of that sticky, old-fashioned Valentine’s Day stuff and join us for a night filled with the best live music and delicious food! This event is great for everyone, single or not. The Skate Cafe is situated in Amsterdam North and such a cool location to spent your Valentine’s Day! Experience a tasty walking dinner with influences from around the globe, prepared by local chefs. The music will be variety of soul, funk & hiphop acts and the finest disco DJ’s to set the mood for the early hours. For more info and tickets, check the Facebook Event page.
5. Order Custom Made Love Cookies
If you want to be original you should check this website out! Here you can order custom made cookies for your love, painted by order! Mind you, it’s a busy time so order well in advance if you want this before Valentines Day! We had our own Wander-Lust cookies made and even though were too pretty to eat, they tasted damn good! www.eat-my-art.com
6. Rock The Boat Valentine’s Special
Another cool party for the single peeps out there! Event collective Rock The Boat is throwing a Valentine’s bash in the vibrant center of Amsterdam on the 11th of February. DJ’s playing will be Full Crate, Lee, PimPim and more. Expect slowdancing and floorfillers. Doors open at 11pm and tickets cost €12,50 at the door. Facebook
7. Lovers in the Sky at Floor 17
Last month you could enjoy 20’s music, classic cocktails and a surprise menu at the top floor of Hotel Ramada. Wander-Lust was there and it was a lot of fun! Floor 17 is planning to host more parties like these and every time there will be a different theme that will take you back to the good old days. This time they will throw a Valentine’s party so get your best outfit ready! Tickets cost 87 euro’s and include a Valentine’s dinner, and a welcomes cocktail. Buy your tickets here.
8. Eat in the Dark at CTaste
Test your taste buds and eat in the dark! Upon arrival, diners are instructed to leave any light sources in lockers, so they can feel and taste their way through a three-course menu served by highly-trained blind (or partially-sighted) servers. We think this is an extra nice touch! The chef will offer foods that will make you talk about it so no need to worry about those awkward silence moments if it’s your first date! For more info visit www.ctaste.nl
9. Vleeskeuring at Roest
This is for singles looking for love. Wanna play real life tinder, happn or Grindr? This is your night. Entree is free (why pay for love right?) but if you want to enjoy a dinner beforehand, you can reserve a table via reserveren@amsterdamroest.
10. Enjoy a Luxury High Tea
For all the best high tea spots, you’re good in Amsterdam. We’ve selected 6 of our favorite places that you can visit with your loved one of friends!
We wish you a week full of love!