VALENTINE'S DAY EVENTS
Valley Forge & Montgomery County
Valentine's Day is your once-a-year chance to wow the one you love. So make it extra special this year with a stay in Valley Forge and Montgomery County. Here are a few ways to make this your most memorable Valentine's Day yet.
ROMANCE ON RAILS: VALENTINE'S DINNER TRAIN
February 9, 10, 11 & 14
Celebrate Valentine's Day in Edwardian splendor as you ride the rails on the Colebrookdale Railroad. The Valentine's Dinner Train will carry couples on a romantic journey through the Secret Valley with Champagne and chocolate for all and roses for the ladies.
A NIGHT WITH SINATRA AND FRIENDS
Elmwood Park Zoo
Enjoy the romantic sounds of Frank Sinatra (as performed by tribute artist Jesse Posa) while dining on a spectacular meal at the Elmwood Park Zoo on February 9. Then on February 17, the Elmwood Park Zoo gives parents another chance at a date night with their Kids Night Out from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
WINE & CHOCOLATE PAIRING
Stone & Key Cellars
Enjoy a guided tasting through five of Stone & Key Cellars' best wines, all paired with fine chocolates from Montco's own Alice Bakery & Confectionery.
HOT AIR BALLOON BALLOON RIDES
It's hard to find something more romantic - or memorable - than a hot air balloon ride. The United States Hot Air Balloon Team offers daily flights from Pottstown, giving guests a breathtaking view of the Philadelphia countryside.
VALENTINE'S COOKIE DECORATING WORKSHOP
Davio's Gallery Bakery + Cafe
For your youngest chefs, Davio's Galleria Bakery + Cafe in King of Prussia hosts monthly kids cooking classes. On February 11, its all about sweets and sweethearts with a Valentine's Day cookie decorating workshop led by Pastry Chef Candice Holovich.
HEARTS & HOPS: VALENTINE'S DAY BEER TASTING
Bryn Athyn Historic District
Cairnwood Estate, within the Bryn Athyn Historic District, invites couples looking for an out-of-the-ordinary Valentine's Day: "Hearts & Hops," a beer tasting event. From 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. on February 14, guests can experience the grandeur of the Gilded Age as they stroll through the first floor of the mansion, enjoy live music and pair sweet and savory hors d'oeuvres while sampling beers.
MURDER MYSTERY DINNER
Maggiano's Little Italy
It's a Valentine's Day whodunnit at Maggiano's Little Italy in King of Prussia. On February 14, the restaurant will host a murder mystery dinner where you (or the one you love) may just be the prime suspect.
VALENTINES WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
Kids can celebrate Valentine's Day like it's 1899 at Pennypacker Mills. On February 10, the historic home will host a Valentine's Workshop for Kids where all children in attendance will create a lacy Victorian card, a bee mine hanging decoration, a paper heart-themed quilt ornament, and a sachet tote with lavender potpourri to share.