Celebrating Valentine's Day

Unique Ways to Spend the Day

Check out the complete list of things to do in Orlando for Valentine's Day.

Multiple days:

 

  • 'Nude Nite' Fine Art ... for Valentine's Day
    February 09 - 11, 2012:  Celebrating the NUDE – returns as the perfect Valentine’s week-end event. Transforming a raw space into a SOHO-like gallery, Nude Nite will present over 200 works of art from 100 local and national artists. The 3-nite event including fine art, music.
  • Battle of the Sexes
    February 10 - 12, 2012:  The acclaimed Battle of the Sexes returns for a rematch. Featuring powerful and thrilling new choreography by Artistic Director Robert Hill, the men and women of Orlando Ballet will face off once again for a night of action you won't forget.
  • Albin Polasek Museum
    February 11 - 12, 2012: Take in the beautiful home and gardens at the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens during ArtsFest free weekend. There will also be live harp music in the gardens along with children's activities.
  • Love Your Shorts
    February 10 - 12, 2012:  Annual film festival at the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center will showcase films of up to 30 minutes.
  • Valentine's Day at Discovery Cove
    The three Valentine’s packages that can be included with the regular admission are available for the entire month of February. Call 1-877-434-7234 for more information and reservations.

     

Thursday, February 09

 

  • Popcorn Flicks in the Park
    A special Valentine presentation of Sleepless in Seattle, at Central Park in Winter Park. Bring a blanket and snacks as you enjoy a free movie courtesy of the Enzian Theatre.

Friday, February 10

  • Music in the Galleries
    On Friday, February 10, 2012 the Morse Museum of American Art will be offering free admission to the museum from 4 - 8 pm. In addition to the free Friday evening, the museum will also feature music by 'Romanze Duo', flute and guitar. Free admission.

    Saturday, February 11

     

    • Michael Andrew & Swingerhead
      Second annual Valentine Concert in Central Park, Winter Park.  Free concert runs from 4-6:30pm.
    • Heavenly Love: Love Stories of the Night Sky
      The Seminole State Planetarium celebrates Valentine's Day by exploring some of the many love stories told in the tapestry of the night sky.
    • Bands, Brew & BBQ Fest
      Hear Foreigner perform during SeaWorld's annual event of country and classic rock with smokin’ barbecue and ice-cold beer.  Bands Brew & BBQ will be rocking every Saturday in February 2012. Free with paid admission - Florida resident special allows you to pay for a day and come back all year.
    • Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando
      The Mardi Gras festival starts off with the B-52's singing their popular 'Love Shack.'  Regular admission or an annual pass gets you into all the Mardi Gras concerts at Universal Orlando.
    • Enzian Theater
      Saturday Matinee Classics: Romeo and Juliet.
    • Cupid’s Singles Pub Crawl
      Not yet announced for 2012:Little Fish Huge Pond in Sanford has put together a fun afternoon - evening out . The crawl begins at Riverhouse Pottery at 2pm, meanders throughout six Sanford bars then ends the evening at Riverhouse Pottery where a buffet from One World Chef will be served from 7pm – 9pm.

       

      Sunday, February 12

       

      • Chocolate 101
        Peterbrooke Chocolatier in Winter Park will launch the first in a series of interactive classes for 2012.  The 90 minute class runs $40 per person and teaches the history of chocolate, includes chocolate and wine sampling.
      • 42five
        National Acappella group will be performing a theater show at the Orlando Science Center in the Darden Adventure theater.  Execllent show for families as well as couples looking for an evening out.
      • Valentine's Brunch
        The Enzian celebrates Valentine's Day with romantic movie and brunch on Sunday morning.  Brunch will be served from 10 - 11:30am and the romantic movie "An Affair to Remember" will begin at 11:30 on Sunday, February 12, 2012.  Price is $150 per couple.
      • Music at the Casa
        Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum in Winter Park's weekly, free open house with live music will feature 'Beautiful Music Luxury Chamber Quartet' from 12 - 3pm.

        Monday, February 13

         

        Tuesday, February 14

         

        • Fools for Love Improv Comedy
          The SAK All-Stars celebrate love by making you laugh. Sweetheart special, for $25 per couple, you will get two admissions, two small sodas, two bags of popcorn.  Two shows on Valentine's Day, 7:30 and 9:30pm.
        • Garden Theatre
          Enjoy a romantic movie at the historic Garden Theatre in beautiful Winter Garden. Enjoy a classic film Say Anything showing at 7pm. General Admission tickets are $7.
        • Date Night Movie at Leu Gardens
          Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden setting.  Bring a blanket or chairs and dinner picnic basket.  This month's movie is "Crazy Stupid Love."  Admission is $5 per person.
        • Valentine's Day Carillon Concerts
          Bells ring in romance and love fills the air during special Singing Tower carilon concerts. Included with general admission from 1pm - 3pm.
        • Magic and Mariachi Valentine Dinner at Pinewood Estate
          Romantic Evening with Dinner at Pinewood Estate at Bok Tower Gardens. On Valentine's day from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., reflect on the romance of an era long past, the 1930s Mediterranean-style Pinewood Estate will be the elegant setting for an evening of epicurean delight.  Music of the Mariachi to create an unforgettable experience.
        • UCF Jazz Chamber Groups Concert II
          UCF Opera presents a free concert from 8-9:30 pm. More UCF concert events.
        • Plaza Live
          Presents a concert by Emilie Autumn.
        • Enzian Theater
          Cult Classic Movie: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex.

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