It’s that time of the year again. Love is in the air! Valentine’s day is a day to celebrate the things you love. Whether it is a significant other, a friend, a sibling or a bottle of wine. The goal of Feb. 14 is to demonstrate your love. However, we do understand how stressful it may be to realize that January flew by and Feb.14  is approaching its destination and you still have nothing planned.

You can take a deep breath and relax-we have you covered this Valentine’s Day! So whether you plan to woo your beloved with a grand dinner date or if you are looking for casual date ideas instead, we have a date planned for you. Dodging cupid arrows? We have the perfect date ideas for you and your group of friends who are proud to ride solo.

For the love birds:

BALEEN Kitchen – Nothing says romance like an oceanfront, candlelit ambiance. Enjoy the Valentine’s Day weekend Special in BALEENkitchen for a variety of special dishes and a specialty cocktail for you to enjoy the spirit of love throughout the weekend.

Brunch: Offering a brunch with unlimited mimosas, and live acoustic music.

For Dinner:  A prix-fixe dinner menu, including Grilled Beef Tenderloin, Shrimp Scampi and a Chocolate Mousse Bomb.

On February 15th: A Lover’s Linger Brunch that will include unlimited Bloody Mary’s, a breakfast buffet and more.

Sweetheart’s Stroll in the Garden:

Sunday, February 14, 201612:00 PM4:00 PM

Presented By: South Coast Botanic Garden

El Segundo Brewing Company and Cuatro Dias Winery will be pouring beloved brews and wines while Kristina Brañes, Sarah O and Sarah Elizabeth serenade your picnic. Live music, Richeeze Grilled Cheese Truck, Hot chocolate and a special Garden Valentine will be available while supplies last.

Single and in love with your life:

Riding solo? Instead of spending the next week desperately swiping left and right in hopes of locking down a date, grab a couple of friends and celebrate that you are happily single!

Singles Night Out

Get a fun group together and go paint the town blue! (Let’s be real, I’m sure we’re all tired of seeing red this week)  Enjoy the day where you won’t have to go to the bar and see couples smothering there love on the dance floor.

Here are some great bars that to dance the night away in the South Bay:

  1. American Junkie

  2. Baja Sharkeez

  3. Patrick Malloy’s

  4. Hennessey’s

  5. Hudson House Bar