Don't know what to do for your sweetheart on Valentine's? Hint: chocolates and candy are classics for a reason, but all it really takes is for you and your loved one to do something fun together, whatever that may mean. Here are some great ways to celebrate Valentine's Day in the Milwaukee area.
Valentine's Weekend Events
- UW-Milwaukee Festival of Films in French
What: Take your valentine to see a film in French -- the language of love.
Where: UW-Milwaukee Union Cinema, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
When: Friday, February 17 through Sunday, February 26, 2017
Cost: All films are free
- Romancing the Stars
What: Tour the cosmos with a special Valentine's Day star show.
Where: Daniel M. Soref Planetarium at the Milwaukee Public Museum, 800 W. Wells St.
When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 13; 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 14; 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday, February 15
Cost: $20 per couple
- Romance Español
What: The Florentine Opera serenades you on this romantic tour of Italy with a concert of love songs.
Where: Marcus Center for Performing Arts, Vogel Hall, 929 N. Water St.
When: Friday, February 10; Saturday, February 11; and Sunday, February 12, 2017
Cost: $25- $50
- The Chocolate Party
What: The largest chocolate party in the Midwest, DJs, chocolate fountains and more.
Where: Milwaukee Athletic Club, 758 N. Broadway
When: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Looking for easy Valentine's gifts in Milwaukee? If you are romantically inclined, but perhaps not creatively so, don't forget the good old standbys of chocolate and flowers.
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