Celebrate locally with your Valentine using these great ideas

Valentine’s Day only comes around once a year, so make sure you have a plan in place to make it special for the one you love.

You have plenty of options locally, whether you want to enjoy a night out on the town, a romantic dinner for two, a unique gift or even creating an experience together.

This year, consider some of those local Valentine’s Day ideas:


Enjoy a romantic dinner with the one you love at one of Danville’s local restaurants, like La Cosa Nostra, Copper and Oak, The Still, and more. Look on local restaurants’ websites and Facebook pages for Valentine’s Day menus, specials, and more.

For a full list of our local dining click here.

You can’t enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner without dessert. Pick up something sweet at one of our local bakeries and sweet shops listed here.

Check out Murrini Cafe located in the Art Center of the Bluegrass for one of their Sweetheart Tea on Tuesday, February 13th, at 12 p.m. or 6 p.m.

Sweetheart Tea: Noon. Enjoy a traditional tea service with valentine themed treats.

Sweetheart Tea: 6pm. Enjoy individual charcuterie, a dessert assortment to share, and champagne

Shop local in Danville

Many of the local boutiques and specialty shops will be offering specials, Valentine-themed items, and more. Shop for yourself or for someone you love this Valentine’s Day. DanvilleKY gift cards also make a perfect present and can be redeemed at up to 40 local businesses.

For a full list of local shopping click here.

For more information on the DanvilleKY Gift Card click here.

Live Music

If you are celebrating the weekend before or after Valentine’s Day you can find live music at one of Danville’s venues including The Nook, Bricks & Brews, Mi Pueblo, The Still, Boondocks Saloon, and others.

For more information visit our calendar of events here.

Love in Perryville

Feel the love in Perryville during their Galentine’s and Palentine’s events. Join them on February 3rd from 10–4 p.m. for their Galentine’s event featuring specials at local boutiques and shops, Sweetheart Tea at Bottom House B&B, and more. The fun continues Saturday, February 10th from 10-4 p.m. with more local specials and activities. Don’t forget to grab your Chocolate Crawl Passport and get it marked at all your stops for a chance to win date night baskets, bourbon baskets, and more.

For more information visit Main Street Perryville’s Facebook here.

Valentine’s Day Art

Create a special piece of Valentine’s Day art to keep or gift to a loved one. Join The Hub downtown on Sunday, January 28th from 2-4 p.m. and create a Valentine Mosaic. If you are more of a painter visit Paint Parties and paint a Valentine’s Day gnome or create something on canvas. You can also get artsy at the Art Center of the Bluegrass where you can paint pottery, paint on canvas, and more.