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Galentine’s and Valentine’s Day Celebrations

We’ve rounded up the best ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Springfield.

By Krysten Muench

Feb 02 2021 at 8 a.m.

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Photo by Brandon AlmsCelebrate Valentine's and Galentine's Day at all of Springfield's best spots.
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Cupid is flying toward Springfield, so it’s time to start making your Valentine’s Day and Galentine's Day plans. Whether you’re wanting to celebrate with dinners and roses or enjoy the holiday with your gals, the Queen City has a ton to offer. We’ve rounded up the best ways to celebrate and even included gift ideas to help you pick the perfect present. If you're look for a few unique gift ideas, head on over to 417 Home for more.

VALENTINE'S DAY IDEAS

Make Dinner Reservations

Doe's Eat Place

February 11, 12, 13, 15 | Call 417-833-7818 to make a reservation
Doe's Eat Place is taking reservations for dinner. Plan to order a brownie, bread pudding or cheesecake for dessert!

Finley Farms

February 13 & 14 | Purchase tickets or join the wait list online
Finley Farms is hosting a limited four-course Valentine's dinner inside The Workshop. Tickets are currently sold out, but you could join the wait list incase any tickets become available. You can also preorder a Valentine's Day bouquet by Locust Floral for that special someone. Preorders will be available for pickup starting February 10.

Level 2 Steakhouse

February 12, 13, 14 | To make a reservation, call 417-243-3433 or hop online
This Romantic Dinner for Two ($160 per couple) features a calamari appetizer to share, signature Level 2 Salads, a 6 oz filet mignon and 4 oz lobster tail for each guest plus your choice of three house made sides 
and a Valentine's dessert trio to share.

Vino Cellars

February 12, 13 | Reserve your spot online
Join Vino Cellars for their annual Valentine's three course meal. This year's menu features a mixed greens and spinach salad with pomegranate and a maple vinaigrette, a fabulous surf and turf main and lavender donuts with bacon caramel for dessert. Reservations available in Springfield and Branson.

Order In

Midsommar Gardens

Keep an eye out for some special small batch Valentine's sweets from Midsommar Gardens.

417 Charcuterie

Build your own Valentine's Day bundle with 417 Charcuterie. Add chocolate covered strawberries and/or a special flower arrangement for the perfect, romantic evening in.

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Photo courtesy 37 North ExpeditionsGet outside this Valentine's Day with 37 North Expeditions.

Get Active with Your Sweetheart

37 North Expeditions

Feburary 13, 14 | Varying events
If you’re searching for a bit of adventure this Valentine’s Day, let 37 North guide the way. Whether you'd prefer to ride a bike, go for a hike or sit atop a horse, you're sure to smile along the way. Each adventure ends winds down with some food and/or drinks.

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Photo courtesy ShutterstockIndulge in edible cookie dough with Lavish Grazing.

GALENTINE'S DAY IDEAS

Get Creative with Your Gal Pals

Galentine's Day Craft Nights at The Workshop at Finley Farms

February 11, 12 | 5–9 p.m. at The Workshop at Finley Farms
Head to The Workshop for two nights of DIY Valentines, specialty cocktails, small bites and more. The events are free to attend, food and beverages sold separately. There will also be a limited supply of Locust Floral bouquets available for $38.

Get Crafty at AR Workshop

February 13 | 6:30–9 p.m. at AR Workshop Springfield
Spend your Galentine’s Day getting crafty with this choose-your-own wood project DIY class on February 13th. Limited seats are available.

Story Time and Pottery Painting at Artistree Pottery

February 13 | 10–11 a.m.
Artistry Pottery and Pagination Bookshop are partnering to bring you and your little gal or guy a special morning of fun. Space is limited, so call 417-368-0004 to reserve your spot. Packages include the book Love by Eric Carle and your choice of tiny caterpillar or butterfly to paint. Virtual spots with to-go pottery kids are also available.

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