Make a Date This Valentine’s Day


Looking for some ideas to express your love on this upcoming Valentine’s Day? Here are some places to check out with your sweetheart in the local Maryland/DC area.


  • valentine-pet-adoptionHops & Hearts – February 13 – 15, 2015
    Celebrate love, passion & romance. Treat your special someone to a tasting of Red Shedman Farm Brewery’s Hops and Hearts event. Red Shedman Farm Brewery – $25/Couple – 2 to 5PM
  • My Furry Valentine Adoption Event. Feb. 14, 2015. Pet rescue matchmaking team comprised of experienced adoption counselors will help match pets with owners.2:30-5pm. Timonium Petco, Lutherville. 410-627-6563,
  • Days of Wine and Roses. Feb. 13-16, 2015. A tasting for two paired with Wockenfuss Chocolates, truffles, and a long stemmed rose. Reservations required. $25. Noon, 2pm and 4pm each day. Linganore Winecellars, Mt. Airy.
  • Live Music Saturday – Red Shedman Farm Brewery – FREE – 4  to 7PM
    Scott Barrett at Red Shedman Farm Brewery @ Linganore Winecellars Mount Airy,MD
  • Valentine’s 5K. Feb. 14, 2015. Presented by Annapolis Striders. Tot trot to follow the race. $5-10. 10am. Kinder Farm Park, Millersville.
  • Chocolate Lover’s Tea. Feb. 14, 2015. Finger sandwiches, cakes, teas and more. Ages 18 and up. Price includes gratuity and self-guided tour of the mansion. Reservations and advance payment required. $25-29. Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site, Laurel. 301-377-7817,
  • Valentine’s in the Vineyard. Feb. 14, 2015. Food, music, wine and more. Registration required. $30-35. 8-11pm. Running Hare Vineyard, Prince Frederick. 410-474-1478,
  • Valentine’s Date Night. Feb. 14, 2015. Live music, photo booth, music, drinks and more. Must be 21 or older. Registration required. $80-100. 8-11pm. National Aquarium, Baltimore. 410-576-3800
  • Salted-Caramel-and-Whiskey-Truffle_Making_Bakers-Royale1Valentine’s Day Adventure. Feb. 14-15, 2015. 9:30am and 1:30pm. Zip line, giant swing, climbing tower and high ropes challenge. Win prizes and enjoy sweets. Optional dinner at Rams Head Tavern. Registration required. $50-110. Terrapin Adventure, Savage. 301-725-1313
  • A Valentine’s Day Heart Health Foundation Benefit Featuring Foreplay. Feb. 14, 2014. Attend concert to help raise money for free heart health screening and education programs. Ages 21 and up. 8pm. $38. Rams Head On Stage, Annapolis. 410-268-4545,
  • Valentine’s Day Truffle-Making & Wine-Tasting. Feb. 14, 2015. Hand-roll chocolate truffles and enjoy tasting wines from a local vineyard. Registration required. Ages 21 and up. $20-35. 2-4pm. Robinson Nature Center, Columbia. 410-313-0400