TripAdvisor calls Grand Rapids an “incredibly romantic getaway” – and specifically mentions Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park . Opens Quickview Modal and the Beer City Ale Trail as great diversions for couples.
The dreamy, winter destination of the city of Grand Rapids offers not only a wonderful city-light backdrop to set your romantic stage, but also boasts a number of curated events to make magical memories and romance your sweetheart. Here are just a few can’t-miss opportunities! Remember to post photos and tag us so we can see your enjoyment.
More ‘romancing your sweetheart’ inspirations…
Snowshoe with your Sweetie at Blandford Nature Center – it’s a candlelit hike through snowy woods, followed by a bonfire, chocolate and wine. Feb. 13-15.
Long Road Distillers presents Valentine’s Cocktails, Chocolate and Spirit Tasting in conjunction with MoKAYA chocolate boutique. Feb. 14.
Love on Ice , part of downtown’s World of Winter Festival, offers 2-for-1 ice skating and FREE professional photographs in front of an interactive installation. Feb. 14.
Valent-ICE , also part of World of Winter, invites you to stroll arm in arm to view 50+ awesome ice sculptures throughout downtown. Feb. 14-21.
Prismatica on Monroe , part of downtown’s World of Winter Festival, 25 pivoting prisms create a modern ice palace that transmits and reflects color and light. Come see this interactive light installation that has toured the world. Jan. 17 – Feb. 16.
Grand Rapids Ballet presents Eternal Desire , exploring timeless themes of love and desire through the powerful medium of dance. Feb. 14-17.