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Your Guide to Valentine’s Day in Boise

Last updated February 09, 2023 by Totally Boise

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and we know how hard it can be to find the perfect set of plans. We’re here to give you options for how you can spend your Valentine’s Day in Boise. No matter how you end up spending the day, we’re wishing you a time filled with smiles, love, and cherished memories.

Woo at the Zoo – Adult Night

Saturday, February, 11, 2023, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Zoo Boise

Need a fun, romantic night out with that special someone? Let us suggest “Woo at the Zoo” on Saturday, February 11. Dinner, dessert, drinks, chocolate, and you’ll learn all the intimate secrets of exotic animal dating and mating. Wine will be available for purchase.


Romancing the Pen

Tuesday, February, 14, 2023, 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Old Idaho Penitentiary, Boise

The Old Idaho Penitentiary is offering a unique alternative to your typical V-Day dates. Stroll through the site, snuggle up with your Valentine and find the true meaning of “ball and chain,” with special exhibits on love stories and love letters from the Idaho State Penitentiary, as well as complimentary guided tours throughout the day.


Cupid's Undie Run

Saturday, February 11, 2023, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tom Grainey's Sporting Pub, Boise

Come support those affected by Neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder that causes tumors to grow on nerves throughout the body and affects 1 in every 3,000 births. Cupid’s Undie Run kicks off with drinking and dancing, then we jog it out with a mile(ish) run and end it all with an epic dance party!

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Valentine Brunch at Telaya

Sunday, February 12, 2023, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Telaya Winery, Garden City

Celebrate your loved one(s) with a glass of wine from Telaya Wine Co. and delicious brunch from Crisp.

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Valentine Murder Mystery Night at Potter Wines

Friday, February 10, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Potter Wines, Garden City

'Til Death Do We Part: You are cordially invited to a Valentine's Day Party. Will there be love or murder in the air? Tickets include a glass of wine or beer, individual charcuterie plate catered by The Wicked Whisk, two hours of fun, excitement and surprises, and a host to lead you down a path of mystery, clues and suspense.

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Melting Pot Valentine’s Day Weekend

February 11 - 14th, 2023, 12:00 PM - 11 PM (4:00 PM - 10:00 PM on the 13th)
Melting Pot, Boise

Treat your special someone to an unforgettable evening at The Melting Pot. Experience four courses of the best fondue in town including premium cheeses, amazing entrées and delicious chocolate and a toast of champagne or sparkling cider.

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Melting Pot Weekend Date Idea | Totally Boise
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Valentine's Latin Dance Night

Sat, Feb 11, 2023, 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Jack's Urban Meeting Place, Boise

Grab your dance partner for a fun night of Latin music and dance to the beats of Salsa, Bachata, Timba, Zouk and other Latin dance tunes.

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10th Annual Valentine's Ball Ft. The Fabulous Chancellors

Saturday, February 11, 2023, 7:00 PM
The Riverside Grill, Boise

You’re invited to enjoy a night of Rock N' Roll with the Fabulous Chancellors in The Grand Ballroom at the Riverside Hotel, BW Premier Collection. The Fabulous Chancellors perform a wide range of classic Rock “n” Roll hits, as well as original songs.

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Sawtooth Winery Valentine’s Day Dinner

Saturday, February 11, 2023, 6:45 PM – 9:00 PM
Sawtooth Winery, Caldwell

Bring your Valentine to a 5 course meal prepared by Emran Chowdhury with Hitchcock Station formerly known as Boon Farm to Fork.

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Sawtooth Winery Valentine’s Day Dinner
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Elijah Rock: "The Unforgettable" Valentine's Day Show

Tuesday, February 14, 2023, 7:00 PM
The Sapphire Room at The Riverside Hotel, Boise

Elijah Rock follows up his SOLD-OUT Holiday show at The Sapphire Room with The “Unforgettable” Valentine’s Day Show! Rock will be returning off the heels of his starring role in the musical review, ‘Blues in The Night’ at North Coast Repertory Theatre in Solana Beach, CA. Glad to call Boise, ID home, Rock will be featuring his All-Star Boise Band!

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Ste Chapelle Speed Dating with Alt Touch

Saturday, February 11, 2023, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Ste. Chapelle Winery & Tasting Room, Caldwell

Feeling single this Valentines Day? Come on out to Ste Chapelle for a speed dating night! Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine during the pre-event cocktail hour from 6pm - 7pm.

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More Date Night Ideas

If you’re searching for more date night ideas, or already planning a second date we’ve got you covered. Check out one of the lists below and get that date on the calendar!

Date Night Ideas Across the Treasure Valley | Budget Friendly Date Ideas




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