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Feel the Love This Valentine's Day

Celebrate Valentine's Day 2022 In & Around Ithaca

Spend Valentine's with your partner, friends, or even yourself because self-love comes first! No matter your romantic situation, there are events happening in and around Ithaca for everyone! Enjoy an intimate dinner out, a fun weekend brunch, or even stay a night or two in local lodging. From wineries to dessert shops and savory restaurants, you're sure to find something to do for Valentine's Day this year.

Unique Dates & Drinks

  • February 5, 12, 19 & 26: Barrel Room Music at Treleaven Wines. Fill your winter calendar with unforgettable memories. You’re invited to enjoy the best of the Finger Lakes within a cozy and picturesque Barrel Room. From live music and trivia to relaxing afternoons and dinners – you'll find something the whole family will enjoy.
  • February 11: Goth Valentines at Modern Alchemy Game Bar. Modern Alchemy is an entertainment venue and lounge for adults to enjoy games and drinks of all kinds. February’s theme night is Goth Valentines. Join them for one-night-only drink specials, themed playlists and more!
  • February 11-13 and 25-27: Fireside Experience: Warm your Heart at Buttonwood Grove Winery. Warm your hearts beside a romantic fire on gorgeous grounds overlooking the vineyards and Cayuga Lake. Seated at outdoor cauldrons, you’ll start your visit with a toast. To follow, enjoy a course of food and wine pairings, including house-made chocolate bark and local cheese, both accompanied by a sample of wine.
  • February 12: Valentine’s Day Special at Bet the Farm Winery. Enjoy a tasting, choose your favorite, savor it with a special food bouquet created by Scratch Farmhouse Catering. Reserve your ticket by visiting Bet the Farm Winery’s website.
  • February 12: Sweet Treats for your Sweetheart at the Cayuga Wine Trail. Can you think of a better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with wine, sweets, flowers and your favorite person? Check out the newest wine trail event. Travel along the trail and snack on different decadent treats paired with tasty wines. At each stop, you’ll receive a beautiful rose to take home, along with your sweet treat and wine pairing. At the end of the day, you’ll each take home a souvenir sparkling wine glass.
  • ​​​​​​February 12: Valentine's Comedy Night at Treleaven Wines. Join Treleaven for a Valentine's Comedy Night on Saturday, February 12 at 8 pm! Homebrewed Comedy has a great lineup featuring Ellen Doyle to headline the show. 
  • February 13: Palentine’s Triple Ring Stack at The Metal Smithery. Spend this evening with your favorite pal(s) and make your own stack of rings! Sign up with a friend or come solo and enjoy being in the company of others as we all make jewelry together. Each person will make a three-ring stack of any combination of sterling silver, 14k rose gold fill, and/or 14k gold fill rings, with one ring adorned with a bezel-set stone of your choice.

Lovely Lodging and Delicious Dining Experiences

  • Valentine’s Day at Home take-away menu. Celebrate Valentine’s Day Monday, February 14 with Hazelnut at Home. Prepare for a romantic evening by pre-ordering your dinner. There are limited spots available. Pre-orders can be made by calling 607-387-4433
  • February 11-14: Experience Valentine’s Day at La Tourelle. Make this Valentine's one to remember at La Tourelle Hotel & August Moon Spa. The Valentine's Experience Package includes a room of choice, two 60-minute massages at August Moon Spa, $100 credit towards Dinner at the Bistro, a dozen red roses in your room, and a bottle of local sparkling wine to celebrate.
  • February 12 and 14: Sweets for your Sweetie at Ithaca Bakery. Order your Valentine’s Day sweet for local pick up or delivery on February 12 and 14.

Give them something to smile about

  • Rashida Sawyer Bakery: Surprise someone special with sweet treats from Rashida Sawyer Bakery. Be sure to check out the Loving Celebrations and Enjoyables by Jen when ordering.
  • One Ring Donuts: Exclusive Valentine’s Day Special. Pre-order their special Strawberry Swiss Buttercream-filled donuts dipped in premium Guittard chocolate. This fan favorite Is only available for Valentine’s Day.
  • Red Feet Wine: The knowledgeable and friendly staff will help you select a wine, cider, or spirit to pair with whatever dinner or mood you’re setting at home.
  • Sunbeam Candles: Order a seasonal and specially made candle from Sunbeam Candles perhaps a rose shape candle for Valentine’s Day. Each rose is designed exclusively for Sunbeam Candles by their own in-house sculptor
  • Business is Blooming: Flowers are sure to make anyone smile. Make sure you preorder your flowers for your partner.
  • Sparks and Embers: Swing by Press Bay Alley and you will find the perfect gifts for self-care and self-love. Remember to treat yourself, you deserve it.
  • Handwork Gallery: Shop online or in store for beautiful one-of-a-kind pieces for your favorite people. Choose from a vast selection of artisan made jewelry and other unique gifts.


rings and tools
Palentine's ring making workshop at the Metal Smithery


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