Though it may be too nippy to enjoy the creekside patio, Coohills' classic, cool and high-quality service make it a sure thing for this holiday. So apparently they didn't get my memo on spelling things wrong. The highly publicized day for sweethearts can cause a self-esteem blow to those who are unattached. Bring your date — or just friends — to this narrative-driven haunted house on Friday or Saturday 7:30-10:30 p. Wear your favorite Hawaiian shirt, board shorts and flip-flops for the ultimate indoor winter beach party. And if you bring the kids, they can createa Valentine to a parent explaining what ice cream flavor he or she would be and why.
Call 303-321-1511 or email obliospizzeria gmail. Grab a few friends and head down to Colorado Springs for the annual Colorado Indulgence Festival. While all the saps are goggly-eyed, paint the town at one of the establishments below with specials and celebrations to ensure that anti-Valentine's Day is a hoot and a half whether you choose to go out to a singles' salsa party or a black metal ramen pop up. No tickets at the door. Etiquette trainer Diane Gottsman said even those in a relationship or married can be blindsided by the holiday. He hated this day anyway and probably would have handed over those wilted roses with a frown. Oh, and its not just Valentine's Day — don't forget to wish Ratio a happy second birthday.
Or a Saturday morning walk of shame. Grab your other single pals and head over to Comedy Works in Larimer Square to catch Daniel Sloss in one of his six shows over the holiday weekend. For stylish boutiques, head to in Lower Downtown or to the nearby on the 16th Street Mall. It takes away the element of surprise! When: Wednesday, February 14, 4 p. It's fine to have differences of opinion, but there's no need to act like a jerk. The ball will feature New Orleans style food, drinks and dancing.
Guests also get to make personalized cards, play board games and drink in some suds. Doors open at 9 p. There will be a costume competition at 8 p. And The grand finale is sure to leave the evening on a high note. The Hallmark holiday linked to Saint Valentine is hyped beyond reason, but that can make it all the more festive, if done right, and as far as we're concerned, that requires just the proper amount of spice. Oh, and the local beer, cocktails and bites doesn't hurt either.
Order a drink from the classic cocktail menu or enjoy a handmade martini. . There is even a dog friendly patio so you can bring your best friend along. If so, then The Irish Snug is a great choice. Love with the animals The Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele St. The event is limited to twelve men and twelve women.
Cook yourself a spectacular dinner for one. Commercials remind you not to forget that special gift for that special someone. Where: , 2920 Larimer St. Located on the 27th floor of the Hyatt Regency Denver, the Peaks Lounge offers swoon-inducing views of the Rocky Mountains and downtown, along with 40 wines by the glass and a menu of appetizers and desserts. Space is limited and though entrance is free, we recommend securing your spot now.
Drawings will be held for gifts donated from local businesses, elected officials and other city agencies. Add to that the upscale , with an additional 160 brand-name stores, and together they create the largest, most diverse shopping district between Chicago and San Francisco. So you're sick of hearing about Valentine's Day? Four handcrafted chocolates paired with four craft ciders. The Traditional Afternoon Tea takes place between noon and 4 p. If nothing else, make sure you think everything over before you act on what can be an emotionally-charged holiday for many. Just because you're unattached does not mean Valentine's Day should get you down in the dumps. Entrance is free, so what do you have to lose? Enjoy ocean-themed appetizers, and see coral, shells, and marine animals from the zoology collections.
Downtown's world-famous historic hotel, 321 17th St. If free shots, champagne, sushi and Ciroc cocktails give you the warm fuzzies grab your single friends and head to Epernay Lounge. Go tag your shag and call it a romantic eve. Almost every type of cuisine is available in the city; choose from traditional steak houses, tres chic French bistros, adventurous fusion menus and much, much more. Every adult will leave with a flower, and every kid will walk out with a balloon. There, he said, military units immerse themselves in work to avoid loneliness during all holidays. So bring your woes, grievances of love lost and couple complaints to Deer Pile on the 14th and express your self.
With admission, get free shots of Elevate Vodka all night, snack on naked sushi and naked dessert off of a model while watching gogo dancers and models in body paint. The dueling piano joint will be slinging drink specials, anti-love songs and games, complete with cash prizes. This is the spot to be for all those casting away romance for revenge, and by partnering with Wanderculinarilust, Grandmas House is bringing you just that — a night full of beer and bitterness. Food and beverages will be available for the couples. Prepare in advance and arrive in your best yellow or green clothing to match your issued bracelet. Proceeds will be donated to Project Angel Heart.