Love is in the air in Lake Geneva! Valentine's Day is on a Wednesday this year and you know what that means . . . two full weekends to celebrate love! With so many incredible opportunities for dining, entertainment, or even an overnight stay, Lake Geneva is the place to celebrate Valentine's Day! Here are some of the ways you can celebrate this romantic season.
Specialty Dining Experiences
There's nothing more romantic than a quiet and cozy dinner for two. The restaurants and resorts in the Lake Geneva area are making it easy to treat your sweetie to a culinary experience that will surely melt their heart!
Valentine's Day Cooking Class & 6-Course Dinner at Ristorante Brissago
Indulge in a romantic escape at Grand Geneva this Valentine's Day weekend. Elevate your culinary skills and passion for food with their exclusive cooking class, where you and your loved one can create delectable dishes together, guided by Executive Chef Jonathan Gutierrez, followed by an exquisite 6-course dinner. After your experience, you'll go home with a complimentary couple's gift bag. Learn more >
Wine and Bourbon Dinner at Pier 290
Elevate your Valentine’s or Galentine’s Day with our Wine & Bourbon Dinner. Whether you’re toasting to romance or friendship, indulge in a gourmet feast with perfect pairings. Join us for a dining experience you’ll never forget. Learn more >
Valentine's Wine + Dine at Staller Estates Winery
Sunday, Feb 11
Situated in the countryside north of Lake Geneva, Staller Estates Winery is the perfect setting for a romantic wine pairing experience. The exquisite five-course meal will be paired with the delectable wines created at the winery. They will be offering an upgrade to dine in their Barrel Cellar, for a truly romantic setting. The cost per person is $85.00 and includes exclusive seating in our Barrel Cellar + 5 course wine pairing + a themed gift bag. Learn more >
Valentine's Day Dinner Specials at the Geneva ChopHouse
Feb 13 - 16
Looking to treat your sweetie to a romantic dinner? Head to the Geneva ChopHouse at the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa to enjoy specially curated dinner menus, featuring exclusive limited-time dishes. The intimate setting and personalized service will make this Valentine's Day an unforgettable experience. Learn more >
Valentine's Day Dinner & Wine Tasting at the Baker House
Indulge in an unforgettable Valentine's Day celebration at Baker House's exclusive Dinner & Wine Tasting event! The enchanting evening showcases a special tasting menu filled with culinary delights paired with chef inspired wine recommendations. Make this Valentine's Day truly special at the Baker House, where love is in every bite and sip. Learn more >
Destination Geneva National
The options are plenty at the properties of Geneva National. Choose from a 3-course meal designed from the heart at Crafted Italia, a 3-course pre fixe romantic menu at turf.smokehouse, or indulgent Valentine specials in the charming farmhouse of the Hunt Club. You're sure to feel the romance no matter which location you choose!
Lake Lawn Resort
Lake Lawn Resort is really rolling out the rose covered carpet this Valentine's Day. There are three great options that will really add a romantic flair to your celebration.
- Erath Oregon Winery & Duesterbeck's Brewing Igloo Dinner - Indulge in a romantic evening with an exclusive four-course dinner, expertly paired with selections from Erath Oregon Winery and Duesterbeck’s Brewing Company. Learn more >
- Valentine's Day Dinner at 1878 on the Lake - Indulge in romance and exquisite flavors on the Lake with an enchanting Valentine’s Day dinner. Delight in the special 4-course menu meticulously crafted by Chef Ryne Harwick, with each dish designed to enhance the mood of love and celebration. Learn more >
- Valentine's Day Lakeside Igloo Experience - Snuggle up with your favorite person (or people) inside an "igloo" for a one-of-a-kind Valentine's experience at Lake Lawn Resort. From cocktails and small bites to a full course dinner, you can dine and imbibe under the stars in one of these cozy abodes surrounded by snow. Learn more >
Valentine's Day Dining at Pier 290
Celebrate Valentine's Day YOUR way! Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with your special someone or with the girls, Pier 290 has the perfect night out! If you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two, you’ll enjoy our intimate atmosphere and elegant special dinner menu. Dine by the fireplace in the dining room or get cozy in your personal lakeside igloo! Learn more >
Annual Valentine’s Zipline and Dine at Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures
For those who have a real sense of adventure, join Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures for their Annual Zipline & Dine experience. Enjoy a romantic evening with a hint of adventure! Start your evening soaring down the scenic and thrilling 1221’ Dual Racing Zipline, followed by a chef inspired three course fireside meal by Simple Café at our Welcome Center with curated wine pairings from Barrique Wine Bar. Learn more >
Dinner & A Show
Make Valentine’s even more special with a delicious dinner paired perfectly with a show!
Valentine's Day Celebration Tribute to Rod Stewart at Geneva Stage
A Valentine's Day Celebration! Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? Come on, honey, let's spend the night together at Geneva Stage with A Tribute to the incredible British rock and pop singer and songwriter: ROD STEWART! Grab your better half, make reservations at a local restaurant for a romantic dinner, and get your tickets to celebrate the most romantic time of the year with this incredible portrayal of the energetic legendary ‘leg man’. Learn more >
Hart to Hart Murder Mystery Dinner at Lake Lawn Resort
Feb 16 and 17
“WHO COMMITTED THE MURDER” The Brown-Ullstrup Players present their dinner theater performance at the beautiful Lake Lawn Resort. Interact alongside the cast of characters to figure out who committed the crime. This exciting show is paired along with a delicious meal, making it a great night out to celebrate with your sweetheart. Learn more >
Fireside Dinner Theater – Jersey Boys
Through Feb 25
Make Fireside Dinner Theatre part of your romance tradition! Celebrate this Valentine’s with a tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Enjoy a gourmet meal from one of Fireside's lovely dining rooms, and then browse one of their gift shops or enjoy a cocktail in the lounge by the fire leading up to the show. Tickets for dinner and the show are offered for a variety of showtimes, evening or matinee. Learn more >
Lake Geneva Experiences and Events
Give the gift of memories made by attending a special Valentine event or heading to one of Lake Geneva's most beloved attractions over Valentine’s weekend!
Valentine Spirits & Wine Pairings with Bites at the Maxwell Mansion
Feb 10 at 5:30 pm and 8:00 pm
Allow yourself to indulge in this ultimate 50 minute pairing event. You will be welcomed with a glass of bubbly in the beautifully decorated elegant Crystal Ballroom. Choose a romantic wine or spirits pairing menu where you will experience the joys and delights of sweet and savory combinations with hand-picked wines or a sampling of 4 spirits and sweet or savory combinations for this holiday of love. Learn more >
LGSO Gala: Around the World
Join the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra for an unforgettable Valentine’s weekend celebration including wonderful orchestral music, an elegant dinner and cocktails, a live and silent auction, and dancing to the LGSO Swing band. Treat your Valentine to a special and romantic evening while supporting the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra. Learn more >
Tristan Crist Magic Theatre
Feb 10 & 17
Come visit this spectacular Vegas-style show where you'll be dazzled by over an hour of magic and illusions by award-inning illusionist Tristan Crist. With two show times to choose from, why not pair this event with a romantic dinner for two at one of our many nearby restaurants to really make it a night on the town! Learn more >
Live Music Weekends at Studio Winery & Geneva Lake Distilling Tasting Room
Fridays & Saturdays
Visit Studio Winery and Geneva Lake Distilling for a casual evening of great music, delicious cocktails and wine in a fun atmosphere! Tasting Hours are 2-4pm but stick around for live music from 5-9pm Friday and Saturday evenings. Free to attend. Light snacks and beverages can be purchased throughout the evening. Learn more >
Dancing Horses Theatre
Various dates throughout February
Looking for a unique show to wow that special someone? The Dancing Horses is a one-of-a-kind equestrian event featuring stunning horses and their talented trainers delivering a performance that will blow you away. Tickets can be purchased for shows starting at 1pm or 7pm on Saturdays and 1pm on Wednesdays & Sundays. After enjoying the show be sure to stop back into town for a cocktail or bite to eat! Learn more >
Romantic Stay Packages
Pamper yourself and your loved one with overnight accommodations at these these luxurious destinations and take advantage of special spa, dining and other amenities during Valentine’s weekend.
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
Choose time to unwind and experience all the romance at Grand Geneva. You can plan your stay from various overnight packages that include a bottle of sparkling wine and resort credit, fine dining experiences, and more!
Love is Grand Valentine’s Package
Continue your love story at Grand Geneva with a one or two-night package. Enjoy a resort credit to enjoy romantic dinners, spa services, cocktails and more! Make your stay perfectly you.
Sky's the Limit Valentine Package
The sky is the limit this Valentine's Day! Experience our one-of-a-kind fireworks and flight romance experience at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa. Available all February long.
The Abbey Resort
Rest, Relaxation, & Romance Package
Enjoy a memorable getaway with your sweetest at the lake! The romantic spa package includes a dining credit that can be used toward the tempting menu items in 240° West, a delivery of Champagne and Chocolate to enjoy in your guest room, and an abundant spa credit to indulge in pampering services at Avani Spa.
Celebrate friendship with your besties during our annual Galentine's Day Celebration weekend Feb 10-11. Experience all of the fun of a girls' day out with creative activities, a little relaxation, and of course - cocktails!
Lake Lawn Resort
Whether you are rekindling an old flame or celebrating new love, our Lake Lawn Romance Package is the perfect escape for you and that special someone to spend some much-needed time away together. Our package includes two-night accommodations, a bottle of champagne and a half dozen chocolate covered strawberries delivered to your guest room, and $200 Food & Beverage Credit that can be used at 1878 on the Lake, Lookout Bar & Eatery or Isle of Capri Café.
Winter Escape to the Lake Package
Head to the lake for a cozy winter getaway at Lake Lawn Resort. Enjoy the great outdoors, indulge yourself in a rejuvenating spa service, warm up by the fireplace, or dine under the wintery skies when you rent your own private igloo. During your stay at Lake Lawn Resort, enjoy a $75 resort credit.
Snow Globe Package
Snow Globe Rental + Cozy Overnight Accommodations. Create the most romantic winter escape featuring a cozy rendezvous in one of their plush outdoor snow globes plus an overnight stay in the brand new suites. The Snow Globe Experience runs Now – March 2024 and includes and overnight stay and 90-minute Snow Globe Rental.
Ultimate Valentine's Experience Packages
This upscale boutique hotel and estate, featuring an historic mansion with six exquisite rooms, Carriage House and Stables suites with rustic-chic and barn-themed decor, a speakeasy, and craft cocktail bars and lounges is located in downtown Lake Geneva, just two blocks from Geneva Lake. They are offering three special Valentine Packages to make your celebration special. choose from a Breakfast in Bed, Dessert Charcuterie, or Wine & Strawberries package. This unique location makes for a wonderfully romantic escape and you can customize your stay with romantic enhancements like rose petals, champagne, chocolates, and floral arrangements.
The perfect romantic getaway to Lake Geneva starts with luxury accommodations along the shores of Geneva Lake and includes a specialty cheese tray upon arrival and sparkling wine.
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