Surprise your sweetheart with fun plans this Valentine's Day! Whether you desire to dine in a cozy gastropub, enjoy a classic concert, unwind with yoga or splurge on an elegant night out, there is a place in Albany County (and beyond!) perfect for your Valentine.
New World Bistro Bar
Bring your sweetheart to New World Bistro Bar! The cozy gastro pub perfectly sets the scene for a romantic night out on the town. Famous for its globally-inspired dishes created with locally-sourced ingredients, it will be easy to fall in love with the Valentine's Day prix fixe menu. February 14. 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM. $75 per person.
Open your heart with yoga this Valentine's Day! Lark Street Yoga is hosting a Partner Yoga Workshop focusing on practicing trust and building foundations with your partner. This workshop is a unique and fun way to spend the holiday! February 14. 5:00 PM to 6:15 PM.
Treat your Valentine to dinner in a charming 1850's farmhouse at Grapevine Farms. Choose from steak and scallops or a deconstructed chicken cordon bleu with loaded baked potato, asparagus, salad and dessert. February 14. Seatings at 5:00 PM, 5:30 PM, 6:00 PM, 6:30 PM, 7:00 PM & 7:30 PM. $39.99 or $25.99.
Love is in the air at the Century House in Latham! Cozy up next to the beautiful fireplaces with your loved one and enjoy an unforgettable meal. The historic venue is a lovely spot for a romantic dinner. February 14. 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Details TBA.
Spend Valentine's Day rocking and rolling at the Palace Theatre. Vermont-based rock band Twiddle is performing a Valentine's Run with Wild Adriatic & Strange Machines. It is the perfect date night for music lovers! February 14. Doors at 7:00 PM and show at 7:40 PM. Tickets $36 (Advance) / $41 (Day of Show).
Indulge your music-loving sweetheart with a romantic Valentine's Day concert by the Albany Symphony at Proctors! Tune into an evening full of beautiful music featuring selections from Romeo & Juliet, guaranteed to tug at your heartstrings. The concert will be led by guest conductor JoAnn Falletta. February 14. Concert at 7:30 PM. Tickets start at $20.
Innovo Kitchen in Latham will be love at first bite! The innovative eatery is serving up a special 3-course prix fixe dinner menu on Friday, Saturday and Sunday in celebration of Valentine's Day. Dine on unique dishes such as Maine Salmon Wellington, Roasted Vegetable Curry, Paella Risotto and more. February 14 - 16. $65 per person.
Dine at an elegant downtown Albany staple, Jack's Oyster House, this Valentine's Day. Admire views of historic State Street while dining on timeless entrees off of the special Valentine's Day menu such as filet mignon, backed stuffed colossal lobster tail and more. February 14. Valentine's Day Menu Entrees ranging from $30-$46.
City Beer Hall
Celebrate Valentine's Day all weekend at City Beer Hall! On Friday night, enjoy gastropub fare and craft brews while listening to live music by the Yesterday Saints, a band formed of Siena College graduates. Continue the Valentine's celebrations on Saturday morning with Slow Jam Saturday featuring brunch, champagne and a live DJ. February 14: 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM. February 15: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. No cover both days.
Henry Hudson Planetarium
Cozy up with your favorite person under the Henry Hudson Planetarium's stars at the Discover Albany Visitors Center! A storyteller will regale stargazers with mythic romances immortalized in the night sky's constellations. The ticket price to "Love Among the Stars" includes the star show and a sweet treat! February 15 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM. $5.