Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s the perfect occasion to show your partner how much you care. In the beautiful state of Arizona, it can sometimes be difficult to narrow down your options. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at the romantic ideas the Valley has to offer as things to do in Phoenix on Valentine’s Day.

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Valentine’s Day Activities

Desert Botanical Garden: Chihuly in the Desert

Take a scenic walk through the desert with your partner for Valentine’s Day in Phoenix. Admire the beautiful glass artwork installations by renowned artist, Dale Chihuly. Finish the night with a fresh meal at Gertrude’s, located in the garden.

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Butterfly Wonderland

The butterflies in your stomach from your boo are also in the air at America’s largest butterfly conservatory. General admission tickets include a koi feeding at 9:30 a.m. — so, you might want to get there early! Watch hundreds of butterflies fly around you and take pictures on the butterfly bench. Afterward, eat at the cafe or watch a 3D film about these beautiful creatures.

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Couples painting at As You Wish Pottery

Paint the colors that you love with the person you love this Valentine’s Day. As You Wish Pottery is offering a two-for-one studio fee for couples on Valentine’s Day. After you finish painting, the studio will fire the pottery for you.

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Immersive Van Gogh Exhibition

This unique art encounter is closer to a film than a traditional art gallery experience. Enjoy the one-of-a-kind show with your partner on this special day. The Van Gogh exhibition also offers a date night package, which includes an exclusive booth for your viewing experience, a cushion, chocolate and candles.

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Royal Palms Resort and Spa

Located at the foot of Camelback Mountain, this resort has more to offer than just stunning views. The resort is ready for Valentine’s Day with the Royal Romance Package. This package includes a two-day stay with daily cooked breakfast and a $100 dining credit at the resort’s T. Cooks restaurant, a rose petal downturn service and a 2:00 p.m. late checkout service. The resort also hosts Via Capello, a restaurant that provides “lover’s corners” for couples.

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Valentine’s Day Dining

Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails

This restaurant will be offering a special three-course menu on the 14th. Enjoy the Argentine NY strip with Hasselback potato, braised kale and confit egg yolk, a dulce de leche tart served with white chocolate and whipped tahini and more.

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Phoenix City Grille

Phoenix City Grille will feature an exclusive Valentine’s Day menu that includes smoked prime rib, pan-seared Chula seafood, California halibut and red velvet cheesecake. This menu is available from 3:00 p.m. —to close — at 8:00 p.m.

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Buca di Beppo

This local chain offers a heart-shaped lasagna for lovers on V-day. Named the Valentine’s Lasagna Lovefeast, the meal is available for both dine-in and to-go. It’s the perfect size for two and includes a small salad, garlic bread and a cannoli.

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Brio Italian Grille

On top of their regular menu, this grill is offering two entree and dessert combos for Valentine’s Day. Their Romano-crusted Chilean sea bass and parmesan-crusted beef medallions entrees, $34 and $36 respectively, both come with a slice of heart-sprinkled cheesecake included.

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Weft & Warp Art Bar + Kitchen

Treat your partner to a four-course, candlelit meal. The menu has a variety of options, including uni gnocchi, Cacio e Pepe, grilled endive salad and cake. The kitchen has also set up a typewriting station where you can compose a love letter for your loved one.

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Share your love for your partner — and comic books — at ComicX. From February 11 – 14, this restaurant offers two free glasses of wine with the purchase of an entree for couples who come cosplaying as their favorite comic couple.

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Valentine’s Day Treats

Urban Cookies

Urban Cookies is offering special baked goods, especially for Valentine’s Day! They have a wide variety of options including cupcakes, cakes, donuts and cookies. You can have the goods delivered to you or pick them up in-store.

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GreenPharms Dispensary

For Valentine’s Day, treat yourself and your partner to exclusive strains from GreenPharms Dispensary. Their “Cannabe Your Valentine” Heart Box features strains Love Dust, Frosted Jungle, Cookie Jar, Mint Chocolate Chip and Frosted Glue. It costs $60. They also are featuring Valentine’s Day bouquets with the Love Dust strain sprinkled throughout for $60.

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The Buzz Eatery & Treats

The Buzz Eatery is featuring special treats just for Valentine’s Day! Enjoy their cherry hot chocolate or a chocolate strawberry latte to celebrate the holiday.

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