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14 Things to Do on Valentine’s Day in Miami

Smiling woman in wet-suit playing with seal

The famous romantic day is on its way and the stress of reservations and knowing where to go is slowly taking over you. Planning the perfect night for you and your loved one or a night out with your single friends can definitely be a challenge when everyone is reserving and booking left and right! Don’t stress my fellow lovers, Miami Seaquarium will provide you with Valentine’s Day ideas in Miami to celebrate the day of love.

Idea #1: LOVE is in the Water at Miami Seaquarium

Make this Valentine’s Day memorable and SAVE 35% on Miami Seaquarium’s many under-the-sea animal encounters! Give your loved one the experience of a lifetime and interact with seals, dolphins, or even penguins! To receive this special discount, call 305-365-2501.

Click here to see all animal encounters at Miami Seaquarium!

Idea #2: Polynesia Spa Ritual at Remède Spa

Indulge in a five-star spa experience at The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort. 90 minutes ($658 per couple)

For Remède Spa reservations, please dial 305-993-3600.

Idea #3: Wine Glass Painting Party

Create a personalized wine glass for your Valentine or gather a bunch of your single friends at this event hosted by ArtSouth. No experience necessary! All materials and instruction provided - 12-oz wine glass, ribbons, gems, decorations and glass paints. You provide the imagination! Two glasses for $15; one for $10. Refreshments will be served.

Thalatta Estate Park
17301 Old Cutler Road, Palmetto Park

Idea #4: Opera at The Betsy

Celebrate Valentine's Day with music at The Betsy. Talented performers from the Miami Music Festival Opera Institute will be performing operatic selections along with some of the most famous musical love themes. Your first glass of bubbly is on the house! Call for a dinner reservation at LT Steak and Seafood and make it an evening you'll never forget!

Valentine’s Day from 8PM to 9PM

The Betsy
1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
305-673-0044 (Dinner Reservations)

Click here! for tickets!

Idea #5: A Cruise on the Bay- Private Haulover Sandbar Sunset Cruise

What could be more romantic than a private cruise through Miami's beautiful bay, soaking in gorgeous sights of the beaches and the city skyline, stopping for a swim in the ocean, or taking a walk on a secluded sandbar?

This private tour aboard the Blue Moon II leaves from Haulover Marine and will take you to Oleta Park and the Miami Bal Harbor area mansions. You will later anchor on the Haulover sandbar, open a bottle of champagne and enjoy the view of the sunset.

For more info and booking private sunset cruise for two in Miami, click here!

Idea #6: Moon over Miami Romance Tour

Taking off just prior to sunset, make a champagne toast as the sun sinks behind the Everglades, casting its brilliant red hue on Biscayne Bay. Then, as darkness falls, the lights of Miami come alive, and South Beach and Star Island light up for the night.

Fall in love all over again with the Moon over Miami Romance Air Tour, Miami's most scenic and intimate air tour.

For more info and booking Moon over Miami Romance Tour, click here!

Idea #7: Singles Appreciation Night at The Wynwood Yard

Flying solo? Join fellow free birds at The Wynwood Yard on February 14, from 7 p.m. to midnight for Addicted to Art Miami’s Singles Appreciation, an evening of live and 3D art, curated tunes courtesy of Miami’s legendary DJ LeSpam, stiff drinks, and a $5 "Heartbreak Hotel" punch special from The Bar at The Yard. Admission is FREE.

More info available at their Facebook page.

Idea #8: Andrea Bocelli- Valentine’s 2017 Concert

Andrea Bocelli is the most successful classical solo artist ever and one of the best-selling artists in music history with more than 80 million albums sold worldwide.

This Italian tenor is back in South Florida, this time at the American Airlines Arena, with one of his signature extraordinary performances just in time for Valentine's Day.

Idea #9: Romantic Stroll at Bill Baggs State Park

Bill Baggs State Park at the end of Key Biscayne is a wonderful place to retreat from the city. The centerpiece of the park is the Cape Coral Light house which is one of the most picturesque anywhere. It has been voted one of the Top Ten Beaches in America, come and find out why!

Idea #10: Dinner under the Stars

Valentine's Day beginning at 7 p.m.

Go beyond expectations and celebrate Valentine's Day with a private butler-served romantic dinner overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The experience begins with a bottle of vintage Champagne, followed by an exquisite five-course dinner led by Executive Chef Franck Steigerwald. The romance continues with a custom heart-shaped dessert cake. The luxurious Oceanfront Day Villa is yours to enjoy throughout the evening and includes a private indoor lounge and outdoor dining terrace.

Idea #11: Love is Love Concert

Tuesday, February 14 at 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy a great concert performed by American Idol alum and national recording artist Kimberley Locke, who headlines the event. A benefit presented by the National LGBTQ Task Forces Winter Party Festival, general admission tickets are $30 and VIP tickets, including champagne for the table and a meet and greet with Kimberley, are $100 per person. Take advantage of the National Hotel's Valentine’s dinner (optional) at 6:30 or 9:30 p.m.

For more information, click here!

Idea #12: Fly over South Beach with Champagne for Two

Take an adventure on this 45-minute romantic air tour with simply stunning views, and of course, bubbly champagne. Only $169 per couple on Groupon, this tour departs from North Perry airport at Hangar 204, 7201 South Airport Road Pembroke Pines, FL 33023.

Idea #13: Key West Day Drip from Miami

Get an early start as you travel across 42 bridges down to the Florida Keys and spend the day in Key West exploring the island or enjoying one of the many fun optional activities: snorkeling, glass-bottom tour, the hop-on-hop-off trolley, the Conch Train Tour, parasailing.

Click here for more information.

Idea #14: Beach Picnic

Whether its sandwiches and soft drinks with the kids or wine and cheese for lovers, a beach picnic by candlelight is a terrific romantic idea for Valentine’s Day. Spread a blanket out and wine and dine each other like it’s going out of style. Take a romantic beach stroll through the dunes or wade in the water. This is an inexpensive yet supremely romantic way to spend an evening and night.

We hope these tips will help you out on this upcoming celebration of love and may it be a great one! Happy Valentine’s Day from your favorite aquarium in Miami, Miami Seaquarium.