Welcome to the Twin Cities NW Metro Valentine’s Guide! Valentine’s Day is Sunday, February 14th. Our local businesses need us right now more than ever, so it’s time to shop local in the NW Metro! Be sure to join our Facebook group NW Metro Life – Shop Local. This page will be updated as more events are posted.
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Valentines Eats and Treats!
Have some laughs and brews with your honey at the Valentine’s Comedy Dinner at 10K Brewing in Anoka on February 12th or 13th!
The Main Street Farmer Eatery in St Michael has a special dine-in Valentines Weekend Menu by reservation only Feb 12th and 13th.
We are lucky to have several great local breweries in the NW Metro – a fun and local night out. Click here for a list of NW Metro Breweries and Wine Bars.
Lupulin Brewing Company is featuring their Imperial Raspberry Truffle Porter for Valentine’s Day. Roberts Craft Kitchen in the Medina Entertainment Center will have a special Valentines Menu Thursday – Sunday 4-9pm.
Check out Live Music Saturdays at Rockwoods in Otsego, Nick Hensley is performing Saturday Feb 13th from 7pm – 10pm.
Health & Fitness
Revolution Gymnastics in Rogers is offering Parent’s Night Out on Saturday February 13th from 6pm – 9pm, a lot of fun for the kids! $30 for members and $35 for non members.
Like to work out together? Try Couples Cardio Drumming on Feb 12th at 7pm at SOLE Fitness in St Michael for only $15 per couple!
Enjoy Partner Yoga on Sunday Feb 14th at 12pm at the Zen Yoga Den in Anoka or a relaxing Hot Stone Massage from Spavia Day Spa in Maple Grove. Blue Dog Studio in Zimmerman is offering Valentines Day Partner Thai Massage at 6pm on the 14th.
Purchase a gift card from the Tree of Life Wellness Center in Albertville through the 13th and be entered to win a Date Night gift basket!
Arts & Crafts
There is nothing like giving a gift you make yourself! The Nordic Brewing Co. in Monticello is hosting Pint + Pour on Friday February 12th, 4pm – 8pm with The Rustic Peach – Make your own Candles while enjoying a beer and dinner from Vic’s Rib Cage!
On Sunday Feb 14th Board and Brush in Elk River is holding a Mother/Son Valentine Workshop from 10am – 1pm and a Father/Daughter Valentine Workshop from 2pm – 5pm. Pick your project and get one child project free!
Cookies anyone? Berndt Cookies is holding a Valentine Cookie Workshop from 12pm – 4pm on Saturday Feb 13th 12pm – 4pm at Fox Run in Arbor Lakes, Maple Grove.
Want to get outside with the family? Try the Embrace the North 2021 Snowshoeing Experience at the Mississippi Gateway Regional Park in Brooklyn Park on Saturday Feb 13th from 9:30 a – 3:30pm
Spend Valentines Day in the Woods at the Eastman Nature Center on Sunday Feb 14th from 3pm – 5pm.
The Kites on Ice Festival will be held at Sturges Park on Buffalo Lake on Saturday Feb 13th from 11am – 3pm and features show kite flyers and food trucks. Be sure to check out all of the great shops and restaurants in downtown Buffalo while you are there!
The Becker Highschool Bass Team is holding the Briggs Lake Ice Fishing Event on Feb 13th from 12pm – 4pm. Open to the public to support the Fishing for Life Holes for Heroes.
Minnesota State Parks Pass – for only $35 you can buy a year long pass to enjoy all of Minnesota’s 75 beautiful State Parks! Or buy a season’s pass to the Elm Creek Park Reserve winter recreation area for tubing, skiing and snowboarding!
Check out the facebook page or website of your local boutique and give them a call if you need help with gift ideas. Click here for a list of NW Metro Clothing and Gift Boutiques
The Maple Grove Farmers Market is holding a Sweetheart Winter Market on Sunday Feb 14th from 11am – 2:30 pm with over 20 local farmers and foodmakers.
Order your flowers from Maple Grove Floral , Main Floral and Toni’s Flowers in Anoka or the 101 Market in Otsego. The Coldstone Creamery in Otsego has delicious options for a Valentines Day dessert and can even deliver! The Pinata Cake Queen in Elk River makes adorable Valentines Treats.
Do you have more gift ideas or want to have your business featured? Email Myra at [email protected]