Are you looking for something more unique and exciting for your Valentine’s Day date this year? Has the idea of a movie and dinner become boring and predictable? If so, you are in the right place. You will be happy to learn New Jersey is full of unique things to do on the day dedicated to love.

If you are ready to plan an unforgettable Valentine’s Day date, use the information here to guide the way.


Romancing the Stars at the Planetarium

Taking place on February 10th and 14th, you can take your significant other to the Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College for a unique, Valentine’s Day presentation. On these two nights only, you can experience a show under the stars that highlight all the stories of the stars that celebrate love.


Paint & Sip on Valentine’s Day

Visit Pinot’s Palette in Red Bank to experience the joy of art while working together to create a masterpiece. On February 11th, you and your special person can create a beautiful, love-themed work of art, just in time for Valentine’s Day.


Embark on a Valentine’s Day Cruise

If you want to plan something special for the night of Valentine’s Day, book your seat on board the Spirit yacht and enjoy a cruise along the New York Harbor. During the ride you can enjoy a huge buffet, entertainment from a DJ and an amazing view of the NY skyline.


Uncle Floyd’s Annual Valentine’s Day Comedy Show

The Uncle Floyd Show was originally seen in NJ and NY between the years of 1974 and 1998, and even made it on PBS for a while. Now you can relieve the glory on Valentine’s night at the Stanhope House. If you book your seat in advance you can even save on the ticket price.


Hire a Personal Chef to Enjoy a Romantic Night In

If you don’t want to go out for Valentine’s Day, it doesn’t mean you can’t plan a romantic date. With Your Personal Chef, you can book someone to come into your home, with all the groceries and equipment needed to create a romantic, date-worthy meal. They will cater the entire menu to what you like. This is a great way to celebrate the holiday of love.


Celebrate Valentine’s Night at the Devil’s Creed Brewery

If you want something unique to do on Valentine’s night, then make sure to plan on visiting Devil’s Creek. There are two sessions of painting and wine occurring on the 14th, one from 6 to 7:30 PM and the second from 7:30 to 9 PM.


As you can see, New Jersey has more than a few unique and fun things to do for Valentine’s Day. If you are trying to plan something different from the same old date you plan year after year, then be sure to utilize this list. Also, at American Wear, the staff wants to remind you how important it is to support local businesses and the economy in the area all year round. Keeping the community strong is the best way to promote a healthy economy.