Valentine’s Day 2023
There are many wonderful things to do to celebrate Valentine’s Day (or month) in Columbus, Ohio this year. From food and wine pairings, to impromptu skits, to a night of dancing and live jazz music: there’s something for everyone, including children.
Time to make your reservations, or mark your calendars: these possibilities are romantic, fun, popular, and fill up fast!
Here’s wishing all our friends and neighbors in Central Ohio a very happy Valentine’s Day from The Columbus Team!
FFN’S DATE NIGHT IMPROV – February 9, 10, 11, and 14
FFN is a group of comedians who perform impromptu skits based on the love stories of real couples. They invite a couple on stage, ask them about their relationship, and use their answers to create a 20-30 minute reenactment of their story. Join them at the BrewDog Beer Museum in Canal Winchester this Valentine’s Day to celebrate love.
Ticket Price: $10
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Jilted Lovers Silent Disco | Otherworld – February 10
Come party from 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM, at Otherworld, for a night of dancing. They’re bringing back silent disco in honor of the upcoming weekend dedicated to lovers!
Otherworld partnered with CD92.9FM to present a Silent Disco Experience centered around the theme of jilted lovers. The event will feature one channel playing songs about breakups, another channel playing love songs, and a third channel with a mix of both. This event is more than just a typical Valentine’s Day celebration.
Valentine’s Day at CMA Cocktail Celebration – February 10
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Columbus Museum of Art with live jazz music by Sabrina Tutstone, light bites, and a cash bar. Explore the galleries at night and enjoy a drink with the purchase of your ticket. Upgrade options include a 4-course meal under the stars in Derby Court. All are welcome to attend.
Ticket Price: $45 – $50
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Come and visit St. Matthew Think, Love, Pray House – Westerville, Ohio for the gallery opening of “This is Trans” by artist NV Gay. In addition to the exhibit, attendees will have access to resources from affirming churches and Central Ohio community Pride organizations. This event is part of Uptown Westerville’s annual Cookie Walk and will be a stop on the walk.
Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Valentine’s Drag Brunch (Taft’s Brewpourium) – February 11
Scarlett Moon will be hosting an interactive event featuring dancing, lip syncing, games and more, alongside her queens. The event will begin with doors and buffet opening at 11am, and the show starting at 12pm. Your ticket includes a brunch buffet, featuring items such as breakfast pizza, tots, pastries and more, as well as one complimentary welcome beer. Please note that seating is not reserved, and small parties may be required to share a table. Additionally, the buffet will be self-serve and drinks must be ordered at the bar.
Ticket Price: $35
Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Paint and Sip Class Love Birds – February 12
Enjoy a fun and creative paint class with Pour On The Art at Zaftig Brew Pub. The class is open to all skill levels, even those who have never painted before. The instructor will guide you step-by-step as you enjoy Zaftig’s delicious food and drinks. All materials for the class are included, so come and let your imagination run wild! You can reserve your spot by booking via their website or simply show up and we will book you on the spot. Walk-ins are always welcome.
Ticket Price: $35
Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Come join Craft Your Night-Columbus for an interactive and hands-on crafting experience. During the party, you will learn how to make your own stunning succulent arrangement or terrarium while having a great time with family and friends. By the end of the party, you will leave with your own unique living creation and the skills to take care of it.
During the class, you will receive instruction on how to choose succulents, how to plant and arrange them, and how to maintain your arrangement for optimal health and beauty.
Food and drinks are available for purchase at the event.
Ticket Price: $39 – $83
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Valentine’s Day Special Couple’s Date Night – February 14
Experience a romantic and fun Valentine’s Day by taking a beginner-friendly dance class at The Crystal Ballroom Dance Center. Learn the basic steps of the Rumba, connect with your partner, and reignite the spark in your relationship. Whether you and your partner are experienced dancers or trying something new, their class is the perfect way to make this Valentine’s Day special. As a bonus, you’ll also receive chocolates and flowers.
Ticket Price: $40 (Member Discount Available)
Time: 6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
This list was accurate at the time of publication, please check directly with the venue to ensure dates, times, and locations remain the same.