Credit: Trattoria, Burnaby
Don’t worry! There’s still time to plan a Valentine’s Day date.
Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and if you’re in Burnaby, you’re in luck! With a wide range of activities and events happening, there’s no shortage of romantic and fun things to do with your special someone. From outdoor adventures to luxurious spa days, or intimate dining experiences to exciting trivia nights, Burnaby has it all. Whether you’re a long-time resident or just visiting, we’ve rounded up the best Valentine’s Day date ideas to help you plan a memorable celebration of love.
Valentine’s Day is a perfect excuse to indulge in your love for beer, and what better way to do so than by exploring Burnaby’s finest breweries? The North of the Fraser Ale Trail Tasting Passport has just been launched, making it easier for beer lovers to enjoy the best that Burnaby has to offer. Grab a passport for you and your significant other and visit three of Burnaby’s top breweries – Dageraad Brewing, Steamworks Brewery & Taproom, and Studio Brewing. As you collect stamps from each brewery, you’ll also be entered for a chance to win the “4-night Staycation Grand Prize”. So why not make this Valentine’s a beer-filled adventure?
Food and Romance
Indulge in a romantic feast this Valentine’s Day by visiting your favorite restaurants in Burnaby. With special menus for the occasion, Trattoria Burnaby, The Keg Steakhouse Burnaby, and Portobello Restaurant are perfect spots for foodie couples. Don’t wait to book your reservation – make sure to secure your table early to ensure a stress-free and unforgettable celebration with your loved one.
For the History Buffs
Experience a unique and educational date at the Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology in Burnaby. Immerse yourselves in the museum’s collections and research of artifacts from various regions across the world, with a special emphasis on the rich cultural heritage of British Columbia. Whether you’re history buffs or simply looking for a new and exciting date idea, a visit to the Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology is a must.
Take your date to new heights with a visit to Burnaby Mountain Park. With 26 multi-use trails to choose from, whether you prefer a challenging hike, a relaxed stroll, or a thrilling bike ride, the park offers a diverse range of outdoor recreational activities. Enjoy a beautiful and active day in nature, surrounded by stunning views and fresh air, making Burnaby Mountain Park the perfect setting for a memorable date.
Say goodbye to the usual flowers and chocolates, and treat your special someone to a day of indulgence and relaxation at Art of Sauna and Spa in Burnaby. With their ‘Feel the Love’ package starting at $175, you and your partner can enjoy a luxurious spa day together. From massages to saunas, it’s the perfect way to show your love and appreciation while getting pampered and refreshed.
Sometimes, the simplest things can make for the best dates. If you’re looking for a low-key but meaningful experience; consider attending a local event, getting dessert at Soft Peaks Ice Cream with their new strawberry-flavored items, or even going to a charming coffee shop like Standing Egg Coffee. Sipping coffee and chatting over a sweet treat is a great way to connect with your special someone. And for those who love a bit of competition, Steamworks and CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) are hosting a “Pal-entine’s Day Trivia Night”. Whether it’s a quiet coffee date or a fun night of trivia, there’s something for everyone.