7 Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day Around Atlanta in 2020

Valentine’s Day is just a month away, so don’t delay on getting a jump on making the holiday special! You’ve made dinner reservations, why not bump it up a notch with some special holiday treats?

Whether you’re looking for a girls’ night out on the town or a unique way to surprise your Valentine, Atlanta has a lineup of events that are more special than ever for 2020.

From cooking classes to cocktails at Atlanta’s favorite attractions, we have you covered with our list of 6 Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day Around Atlanta in 2020.

  1. Valentines in the Garden
    Friday, February 14th
    Atlanta Botanical Garden

    The elegant evening will feature the exquisite Orchid Daze exhibit where you and your valentine can enjoy cocktails, desserts, and dancing. Enjoy live music as you stroll through the Gardens and tropical conservatories, sampling bites from Atlanta’s top chefs alongside handcrafted Valentines Day cocktails!
  2. Sips Under the Sea: Whale You Be Mine?
    Friday, February 15th
    Georgia Aquarium
    Sips Under the Sea: Whale You Be Mine? celebrates Valentine’s Day at the Georgia Aquarium! Among beautiful whale sharks and manta rays, guests will enjoy romantic tunes, sweet cocktails and delicious small plates. Experience one of Atlanta’s top destinations – after hours without the kids! 
  3. Fernbank After Dark: It’s Electric!
    Friday, February 14th
    Fernbank Museum of Natural History
    Sparks are flying at Atlanta’s favorite adult science night with a special twist. Get electric with hands-on activities , live animal encounters, and demonstrations, access to all indoor exhibits open for self-guided tours, and 3D showings on Fernbank’s 4-story movie screen.
  4. Love Stories of Oakland
    Friday & Saturday, February 14th & 15th
    Oakland Cemetery

    Recount the loves, lives, and losses of Atlantans of days past while enjoying over 20 tour stops through Oakland Cemetery’s Victorian Garden. The hour-long tour also examines the symbolism of love and devotion found on monuments, headstones, and mausoleums throughout the grounds.
  5. Cupid’s Undie Run
    Saturday, February 15th
    Park Tavern – Midtown

    The annual Cupid’s Undie Run puts the hilarity in charity! Join hundreds of half-naked runners taking to the streets in celebration of their fundraising to help end neurofibromatosis, a rare genetic disorder that can cause tumors to grow anywhere on or in the body. Run in whatever clothing you’d like and join the party!
  6. Couples Cooking Classes
    Give the gift of love in the kitchen, and get hands-on this year with a couples cooking class! These fill up early so don’t wait. The Cooking School at Irwin Street has several classes all month long. The Cooks Warehouse locations around Atlanta offer sushi, pies, and romance-themed dinner classes throughout February! Mercato di Bellina at Ponce City Market even features a special I Love Vino for Lovebirds course alongside classes for couples and singles alike! 
  7. Skyline Park at Ponce City Market
    With breathtaking views and carnival amusement, SkyLine Park is bringing old-timey fun back to the city of Atlanta! Treat your Valentine to delicious food, refreshing libations, and fun for fall ages.