There is no shortage of things to do in the Triangle for Valentine’s Day, but let’s face it. They can be expensive. You can feel pressured to spend a lot of money to prove your love. But a famous person (or maybe four famous people) once said “Money can’t buy me love.” Also, Valentine’s Day can be a bummer for people without a romantic partner.
So, here’s a list of some outside-the-box things to do for Valentine’s Day 2020. Some are best to do with a date and some are designed for those without a date. There are even some events for people who want to meet a new partner or forget an old one.
This list will also includes some events for kids, Galentine’s Day events, and also some Valentine’s markets.
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Looking for more ideas? Here’s a list of 55 cheap date ideas in the Triangle.
This list will be updated, so keep checking back.
Find some general ideas for Valentine’s dates and recipes for delicious homemade Valentine’s Day desserts, both from Living on the Cheap.
Also, scroll down to also look at a growing list of Valentine’s Day food deals. And consider shopping for a gift at Groupon. You’ll find plenty of massage deals, restaurant deals, concert tickets, and much more.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day on the Cheap. There’s no better way to say “I love you.” (Unless you speak French.)
Free and cheap things to do around the Triangle for Valentine’s Day
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Valentine’s Food Specials
Boston Market: Get a bouquet of Baby Back Ribs (or as they call them, BAE-by Back Ribs) for $29.99.
Cinnabon: Starting February 1st, Cinnabon is bringing back its heart-shaped CinnaPacks. Get 9 MiniBon cinnamon rolls starting at $14.99.
Krispy Kreme: Krispy Kreme is bringing back Conversation Heart Doughnuts, topped with one of 24 sweet, edible messages.
McAlister’s Deli: On February 14th, participating McAlister’s locations are offering up to two free kids meals per adult entrée purchase.
QDOBA: On February 14th, buy an entrée, kiss anything or anyone, and get a second entrée of equal or lesser value for free.
Villa Italian Kitchen: $2.14 slices all day when guests enroll or provide proof of existing enrollment in Villa Rewards.
Waffle House: One night only, February 14th, select Waffle House restaurants are dressing up, with white table cloths and candlelight. Reservations required.