From romantic 4-course dinners, a night under the stars, partner yoga classes, pet adoptions, and more, plan a fun and unique Valentine's day in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

Romantic restaurants for your Valentine’s Day dinner 

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Valentine’s Day at Opal Rooftop (Feb. 14): Dinner plus wine pairings and an unrivaled view of the Cincinnati skyline! 

​​Louvino Cincinnati (Feb. 14) - Louvino Cincinnati OTR is offering a Valentine’s Day romantic 4-course prix-fixe menu on Valentine’s Day featuring 

Nicola’s Ristorante (Feb. 14) - Relish a decadent three-course Italian dinner on Valentine's Day.

Coppin's at Hotel Covington (Feb. 14) - Coppin’s is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a special three-course prix fixe menu.

Valentine’s Day at BOCA (Feb. 14): Indulge with your sweetie or a group of friends in this 4-course dinner featuring BOCA favorites plus some delicious surprises.

Check out our full list of romantic restaurants in Cincy perfect for Valentine's Day

Unique events and things to do for Valentine’s Day in Cincy 

Couple ice skating on the Fountain Square Ice Rink (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)Couple ice skating on the Fountain Square Ice Rink (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

Valentine's Night at the Observatory (Feb. 14) - Enjoy a beautiful night under the stars with your special someone. The evening will include a romantic dinner, gourmet desserts, an observatory tour, and a viewing through their historic telescope. 21+ only, please

My Furry Valentine Mega Pet Adoption (Feb. 17 & 18) - The annual mega pet adoption event will be happening at the Sharonville Convention Center from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and noon to 5 pm on Sunday. Meet hundreds of adorable and adoptable animals under one roof.

Hearts A Fire Weekend (Feb. 9-11) - Celebrate love in Loveland! The weekend will feature elements of fire and ice with live entertainment, outdoor decorations, Valentine’s Day specials, love-inspired activities, and photo opportunities. 

Mittenfest at Washington Park - Outdoor festival featuring craft beer, DJ, food trucks, and other surprises. 

Ice Skating in Fountain Square (7 days a week in February): Grab a drink at the Fountain Bar and take a spin on the ice in downtown Cincinnati. The rink is open through the end of February. 

Monet Experience (February) - Immerse yourself in 360 degrees of Claude Monet’s best work. 

Valentine Wine and Dine Tour (Feb. 14) - Enjoy a two-and-a-half-hour streetcar tour that offers you and your loved one the perfect blend of sweet and savory delights.

Galentine's Day Events in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

Igloobar at Braxton Brewing (photo: Braxton Brewing Company)Igloobar at Braxton Brewing (photo: Braxton Brewing Company)

Galentine’s Brunch at the Observatory (Feb. 11)  Grab your gal pals and celebrate with brunch, a Mimosa bar, a program on Women in Astronomy, solar viewing (weather permitting), and a self-care goodie bag.

Braxton Brewing Galentine’s Day Brunch (2/10): Enjoy a Taste of Belgium brunch buffet, Braxton beers, bloody marys, mimosas, and diy floral bouquets!

Sip and shop with Molly Wellmann (2/10): Shop the latest designs from local Junebug Jewelry and signature cocktails from local mixologist Molly Wellmann. Enjoy 15% off all purchases made during the event! 

Valentine Market at Northwood Cider (2/10): sample ciders and shop for special treats and sweets for your loved ones.


For more Valentine’s Day things to do check out our full events calendar. If you’re looking for the perfect restaurant to celebrate Valentine’s Day around the Cincy Region, check out this list of romantic and fine dining restaurants in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

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