Valentine’s Day Events Around Atlanta

Here we’ve compiled a list of offerings around the city for Valentine’s Day. From brunch specials to spa-days, you can find something extra special for that special someone!

WESTSIDE PROVISIONS

Love and suds are in the air this Valentine’s Day at Westside Provisions District! Beginning Friday, February 6, and running through Saturday, February 14, Westside Provisions will host “A Pint and a Purchase” shopping experience featuring all of your Valentine’s favorite retailers. Participating retailers will keep a “wish list” of your better half’s favorite things, making your shopping experience a breeze. Simply visit your stores of choice during regular business hours, shop the list and you’re done! Le Jardin Francais will also host a pop-up flower stand in the breezeway near Star Provisions from Thursday, February 12, to Saturday, February 14. Even better? Enjoy a complimentary pint of Abita’s new Wrought Iron IPA or Strawberry Harvest Lager at JCT. Bar or West Egg Café or a seasonal brew at Ormsby’s with your purchase. Participating retailers include Atlanta Made, Billy Reid, Bungalow Classic, Calypso St. Barth, Flor, G. Gilbert, J. Crew, Jack Spade, JCT. Kitchen & Bar, Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, Kayce Hughes, KOLO Collection, Ormsby’s, Perrine’s Wine Shop, {Poem 88}, Preserving Place, Pure Barre, Star Provisions, Steven Alan, West Egg Café and Yeah! Burger. For more information, please visit www.westsidepd.com.

Friday, February 13, and Saturday, February 14

Get your heart on at Kolo Collection’s Valentine’s Day shopping event! Browse the perfect last-minute gifts for your sweetie including fresh-cut flowers by Terry Furata, soaps and massage candles by Sanity 24/7, jewelry by English Norman and specialty chocolates by Nicobella Organics. Shop Friday from noon to 6 and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, please visit www.kolocollection.com.

Friday, February 13

Need a pre-Valentine’s Day date spot? Head to {Poem 88} this Friday, February 13, for an evening of romance and poetry. The Valentine’s Salon begins at 7:30 p.m., and will feature readings from poets Laura Carter, Misty Harper, Michael Hessel-Mial, Jimmy Lo and Kevin Sipp. Guests will also enjoy musical performances by Harriet Roosterson, Jon Ciliberto and the Franklin Pond Chamber Music as well as pink punch and light bites from Aperol.

 

Valentine’s Day Pie Stop – through Sunday, February 15

Back by popular demand, Southern Art’s Pie Stop returns just in time for Valentine’s Day! Sweeten up the day with one of executive chef Art Smith’s iconic pies, made fresh with every order. The Valentine’s Day Pie Stop menu includes bourbon pecan pie with pecans, white chocolate and whipped cream and red velvet pie featuring decadent red velvet cake filling and topped with whipped cream, both available for $35 per pie. Orders can be placed online now through Sunday, February 15, at www.southernartpiestop.com. Customers can also schedule appointments for pick-up on select dates via the website. Orders will be ready at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta valet 48 hours after they are placed. For more information, please visit www.southernartpiestop.com.

The Iberian Pig will open at noon on both Saturday, February 14, and Sunday, February 15, in honor of Valentine’s Day. For two days only, Valentine or no Valentine, guests can enjoy Spanish favorites from the regular menu all day long in addition to festive specials from chef Eric Roberts. Don’t miss the chance to spend your afternoon on Decatur Square at the Pig!

 

Sky High Dinner at Polaris

www.polarisatlanta.com

Treat your honey to a romantic dinner with a view at Polaris on Friday, February 13, or Saturday, February 14. In addition to the regular a la carte menu, Polaris will offer a special prix-fixe menu for $55 per person featuring items such as heirloom baby beet saladlobster cocktailsea salt-infused filet mignon and “strawberries and champagne” dessert. Choose from optional wine pairings for $25 per person or Valentine’s Day-themed cocktails like “Old Fashioned Potion” and “Queen of Hearts”. Limited reservations are available at Polaris@hyatt.com or 404.460.6425.

 

Milkshakes at Shake Shack

www.shakeshack.com

Love means never having to share your shake. This Valentine’s Day, Shake Shack is offering a special buy one shake, get one free deal, so that you and your date can both slurp on something sweet together. Choose from handspun vanilla, chocolate, caramel, black and white, strawberry, peanut butter or coffee.

 

Wine Tasting at Portofino

www.portofinobistro.com

Prolong the love this Valentine’s Day with a special bubbly tasting at Portofino on Sunday, February 15. After a night of feasting on seared duck leg and lamb Bolognese, let wine expert Michael Gallant guide you through a special tasting of 12 sparkling wines presented in four flights and paired with a selection of light appetizers. The tasting is $40 per person, all-inclusive. Reserve your seat by calling 404.231.1136.

FEBRUARY 13 & 14 | LIVINGSTON | VALENTINE’S WEEKEND AT LIVINGSTON

Fall head over heels all over again at Livingston this Valentine’s Day. Our chic dining room will provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic evening over a masterfully curated three-course meal from Chef Michael Semancik. On both Friday, February 13 and Saturday, February 14, guests can expect a menu of holiday-inspired dishes. On Friday night, all menu items will be offered a la carte and on Saturday night, the same menu will be offered at a set price of $50 per person (plus tax and gratuity). Please visit www.livingstonatlanta.com to view a full menu and call 404-897-5000 today to make a reservation, as space is limited. 659 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, Ga. 30308

 

FEBRUARY 14 | CIBO E BEVE | VALENTINE’S DAY

 Fall head over heels all over again at Cibo e Beve this Valentine’s Day. Join us for an intimate night with a prix fixe four course dinner from Chef Linda Harrell. Choose from a variety of dishes, including Fresh Scallops, Charred Octopus, Beef and Veal Lasagna, Spaghetti al ‘Cacio e Pepe”, Pan Roasted Duck Breast, Seared Salmon, Salted Caramel Panna Cotta and more.  This will be offered at a set price of $85 per person (plus tax and gratuity). Please call 404.250.8988 today to make a reservation, as space is limited.  4969 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30342

FEBRUARY 14 | PRESERVING PLACE | VALENTINE’S DAY CELEBRATION: COOK & DINE

Imagine Valentine’s Day dinner at a candle-lit table, enjoying a four-course meal that you prepared on your own: Preserving Place can make this a reality! Join classically trained Chef Jorge Céspedes at Preserving Place on February 14th from​ 6 – 9 p.m. as he leads you through this hands-on class, producing a four-course meal that you will enjoy at our farm table. ​Participants will prepare and enjoy roasted fingerling potato slice with creamy aioli and southern aged American ham; tomato & shellfish consomme with steamed mussels, beautiful Southern shrimp, and fresh caught market fish; a sweet pea, orange and rosemary risotto with a juniper spice blend-rubbed salmon; and for dessert, red wine & white chocolate mousse with a vanilla and red wine reduction gelee, cinnamon crumble and a soft & airy whipped cream. Th​is ​​​class is $125 per person. To reserve your spot, please ​register via http://bit.ly/1KkANVb or call (404) 815-JAMS.   1170 Howell Mill Rd., Suite P10b, Atlanta, Ga. 30318

Single again this Valentine’s Day? El Taco understands! Your favorite neighborhood taqueria is bringing the “Stupid Cupid” celebration back for the bitter and burned on Saturday, February 14. Beginning at 5:30 p.m., join fellow single ladies and gents for unromantic food and cocktail specials that are sure to keep your own misery company. Kick off the night with a few “Jilted Juice” shots of pineapple-infused tequila for $4 or start strong with a pitcher of the “Rebound-a-Rita,” a blood orange skinny margarita, for $25. For those less wronged, individual margaritas will be available for $6. Keep the party going with the “Misery Loves Company” dinner special. Available for $60 plus tax and gratuity, this meal serves up to five people and will include:

  • Your choice of the classic tastes trio of salsa, guacamole, queso blanco and corn chips or the trio royale with salsa, guacamole, queso royale and corn chips.
  • 10 tacos of your choice
  • Two desserts of your choice
  • Add a “Rebound-a-Rita” pitcher for an additional $20, a $5 savings

Reservations are encouraged for parties of 7 or more and can be made by calling 404.873.4656.

 

See? We did all the work for you 😉 Now all you have to do is pick something and you’re set!

 

-TPR

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