It’s beginning to look a lot like romance is in the air, with Valentine’s Day right around the corner! This year, couples (and singles) are spoilt for choice with a bumper crop of alternative V-Day date ideas on offer. Never be labelled boring again, we’ll let you in on the best places to be at!
FOR THE ANIMAL LOVER
Embark on an exotic safari trail with the Night Safari’s Love Express (Mon, Feb 14), starting with pre-dinner cocktails followed by a unique experience of riding through the jungle to your dinner under a canopy of stars!
If mysterious creatures of the night set your heart a-flame, opt for the personalised tour along the Leopard Trail – leopard, civets, giant flying squirrels and more await.
FOR THE DIE-HARD ROMANTIC
Looking to sweep your significant other off his/her feet? Celebrate your undying affection high up in the sky with the Flyer’s Cupid Champagne Flight (Sat-Mon, Fri 12-14)! A heady mix of champagne, strawberries and chocolate combine to provide a romantic experience like no other.
Who knows, you’ll probably even bear witness to a marriage proposal or two!
FOR THE CLOSET AH BENG/ LIAN
Celebrate all things local with Broadway4Sukakus (Feb 9-20), a tongue-in-cheek romantic extravaganza with a heartland twist. Let the all-local cast sweep you off your feet with their whirlwind tour of Broadway’s most memorable (and unconventional) love hits! Find out how you can WIN a pair of tickets!
FOR THE JOKESTER
Laughter is the best medicine, and it’s not a bad idea for a romantic night out as well! Tickle your significant other’s funny bone at the Comedy Pimp’s Feb Extravaganza (Fri-Sat, Feb 11-12) featuring notable funnymen Jonathan Powley (US), Marcus Birdman (UK) and Stephen Grant (UK).
FOR THE FASHIONISTA(-ER)
Revel in the past and present glory of Valentino Retrospective (until Sun, Feb 13) at this breathtaking exhibition showcasing the finest of the brand’s collections.
Bask in the glamour of exquisite couture designs worn by famous celebrities like Cate Blanchett, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Elizabeth Taylor!
For more inspiration on great V-Day ideas, check out our comprehensive events calendar. Have a happy, romantic weekend everyone!