A box of candy and a bouquet of flowers is one way to show your love for that special person on Valentine’s Day, but why not break away from the ordinary and treat them to a romantic getaway on the sunny side of the Golden Gate?
Here are just a few extraordinary date ideas for Valentine’s Day in Marin County.
Valentine's Day Activities in Marin
Located on the town square in Nicasio, Rancho Nicasio is offering rustic ambiance, California cuisine, and live music to balance out your evening of romance. Get ready for a Valentine's night filled with stirring French gypsy jazz and romantic American standards by the Le Jazz Hot Quartet. Bandjango plays with global rhythms that famously inspire dancing, so the dance floor will be open. Reserve your table and purchase tickets .
Ready to feel the power of love? Take your loved one by the hand and grab a seat at the Marin Symphony as they present a trio of super-powerful pop vocalists who perform some of the greatest love songs of the 1960s, '70s, and '80s. It happens just in time for Valentine's Day, on February 12th, at the Marin Civic Center so plan your stay for the whole weekend .
The Town Center in Corte Madera always has something happening but Monday, February 14th is planned for romantic listeners. Celebrate cupid’s day with music “created with life in mind” at the Town Center Corte Madera. Performances will be at the fire pit between Il Fornaio and Pacific Catch from noon to 8pm.
Valentine's Day Dining in Marin
Since crab season is here, bring your special person to Rickey’s Restaurant in Novato where every Monday in February is crab night. Be creative and pair it with your favorite bottle of wine. Another option is to enjoy a Sweetheart Tasting among acres of Tuscan olive trees, natural ponds, and native wildlife at McEvoy Ranch. This serene experience includes a curated wine flight and a decadent chocolate olive oil cake made with locally sourced ingredients.
Where to Stay in Marin County
With a day filled with so many hearts and flowers, you may need more than just one. Why not spend a weekend in Marin ? The Marin Suites Hotel in Corte Madera is offering a special Valentines package : romance your bae on the bay. Choose a one- or two-bedroom suite, each with a fully equipped kitchen to make your Valentine’s Day dinner a private romantic affair. For more information on other great hotel weekend specials, visit our website .
Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or a special weekday escape, let the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau help you plan your stay.
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