Looking for something lovely to do this Valentine's Day in Northwest Indiana? We've put together some Valentine's date ideas and events happening around the region to enjoy with your special someone!

Fly Your Sweetie to the Moon

Fly Your Sweetie to the Moon

Grab your tickets for this annual Valentine’s Day event at the Challenger Learning Center. You and your significant other can fly to the moon in this spaceship simulation and enjoy a laser light show after. Find more information here.

Winter Cross Country Skiing at the Dunes

Fun in the snow

If snow is in the forecast for Valentine’s Day, get outside for a snowshoe hike at the Indiana Dunes National Park or go cross country skiing at one of the Lake County Parks! Check out this other blog for ways to get outdoors with your significant other. 

Fair Oaks Igloo

Private Igloo

Reserve your very own igloo for two at Fair Oaks Farms. You can enjoy specials for lunch or dinner the whole weekend, including a yummy three-course meal from the Farmhouse. Make it a stay and get a special package including a credit towards your meal at the restaurant! See more information here.

Byway Brewing Hammond

Echoes of Decimation

Byway Brewing’s annual Valentine’s Day dinner is the perfect date night idea! Enjoy a five-course meal with live music. You can add a beer or wine pairing to go with each course of your meal, too! Get tickets here.

My Romance - Andersons

Live music at Anderson’s Vineyard

Sip wine and enjoy the ambiance at Anderson’s Vineyard all weekend with live music on Friday and Sunday evenings. Grab a bite with their many options for dinner or finger foods!

Asparagus Merrillville seafood

Get cozy at home

If you are looking for a cozy night in with your significant other, consider takeout from one of our amazing restaurants throughout the region! Grab beer or wine from one of the breweries, wineries, and meaderies, too. Check out these 14 Fabulous Restaurants for takeout or dine-in.

Plan a Winter Getaway - Serenity Springs


Experience a wonderful stay at one of the many unique hotels, inns, or bed and breakfasts! Whether you want to spend time in a new town or just want a quiet getaway, these are all relaxing options!  Check out our blog on Unique Stays in NWI.

Whatever you choose to do with your loved one or friends, we hope you have a great Valentine’s Day! Let us know what you chose to do by using the #AlongtheSouthShore.