There are a number of special events that happen for Valentine’s Day in Venice. Whether you are celebrating with a long term partner or spending time with a new sweetheart, the holiday of love is a day to just enjoy your time together. There are plenty of ways to celebrate, check out the line up of events, where to get Valentine’s gifts and what restaurants are offering specials!
What Events Are Happening for Valentine’s Day in Venice
This information is current for Valentine’s Day in Venice for 2021. When information for 2022 is available, this post will be updated, so make sure you bookmark it as a resource or pin it to your pinterest board!
Thursday, February 11th
Venice Main Street
The ultimate downtown date night! Venice MainStreet presents the Sweetheart Stroll in historic downtown Venice. Enjoy Valentine-themed merchandise, food and drink specials, live music, classic cars from the Antique Automobile Club of America Venice Region and more! Read full event information on their page.
Valentine’s Weekend – Friday
Friday, February 12th
231 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285
Dance and Romance this Friday on the Island of Venice
with PHOENIX RISING! Great party tunes from top RISING band!! Great atmosphere! Food served til 1:30a.m., full service bar!
Dinner & Dancing Under The Lights
Snook Haven Restaurant
5000 E Venice Ave
From Snook Haven’s page: “Searching for fun and unique Valentine’s Day date ideas for you and your sweetie? Join us at Snook Haven for an evening to remember at Dinner & Dancing Under the Lights! On Sunday, February 14th, make your reservation between 5 and 8:30 PM to enjoy a delicious meal, locally brewed craft beer, and live entertainment in our beautiful Old Florida setting. Cheers to love – all reservations will receive a complimentary champagne toast to celebrate the evening! Don’t forget your dancing shoes – fan-favorite country cover band Gator Creek will be onstage under our magical light display from 5 to 8 PM. Call us at 941-485-7221 to reserve your table.
Valentine’s Yappy Hour
Saturday, February 13th
British Open Pub
367 Jacaranda Blvd, Venice, FL 34292
For those who choose their faithful furry companion as their Valentine, British Open Pub has the celebration for you! What’s better than a late lunch on our patio with your Best Girl or Best Boy? Feel the unconditional love at this month’s Yappy Hour!
Sweetie’s Brunch at Mitch’s Kitchen
9 AM – 1 PM
789 US-41 BYP, Venice, FL 34285
Treat your sweetheart to a delicious Valentine’s Day brunch, serenaded with the romantic sounds of live smooth jazz.
12 PM to 9 PM
La Botte Italian Bistro
533A US-41 BYP Venice, FL 34285
La Botte has taken Venice by storm with their exceptional, authentic Italian cuisine. While they are normally only open for dinner, in the spirit of love, they will be opening early to accommodate lunch as well! The regular menu will be served alongside a special menu exclusive for Valentine’s Day. Reservations are required, call (941) 220-7038.
Brunch @ Blu
February 13th and 14th
Valentine’s Day right around the corner. Yes red velvet Pancakes with cream cheese icing. Very special sweetheart mimosas and Surf and Turf Eggs Benedict’s – fillet and shrimp at Blu Island Bistro… Saturday 2/13, Sunday 2/14. 730 Am – 2:30 PM. Stop by there might be a surprise for all the ladies that show up!
Need A Valentine’s Gift?
We’ve got just the thing! This incredible basket supports local small businesses and also supports us! We appreciate every sale, and we know you are going to love it for either yourself or someone you care about. If you don’t want it for yourself, you can also gift a basket to a local single mom to show some human kindness. These moms were part of our Christmas Miracles project and will be chosen at random to receive them.
Do you want to spoil your sweetie with a surprise on their doorstep? We’ve got you covered!
For only $30, an adorable basket of goodies will be delivered to your Valentine of choice.
We have joined several local businesses to put these Baskets of Love together, they are sure to love it!
– Caruso Coastal Creations with handmade all natural soaps
– Lyndsey’s Sweet Street with Hot Cocoa Bombs
– Ms Macaron with handmade macarons
– Spellbound Creations with handmade wax melts and candles
– Rosember Chains with handcrafted bracelets, keychains and earrings
– $10 Gift certificate to Sofrito, a local food truck serving Puerto Rican dishes!
We have a limited supply available, so reserve yours today!
*If you do not have paypal, I can accept alternate methods of payment, please email Alyssa@VeniceFoodies.com
Within 24 hours of payment, we will be in touch with you via the email provided in checkout with questions to properly fill your basket and gather details for your surprise delivery!
**Must be within 25 miles of Venice, Florida**
The Artic Alligator
This adorable family owned Ice Cream Shop has adorable Valentine Gift Sets! Located in Englewood, it is the second and sister location of A Better Scoop. This delicious Valentine Gift Set can be ordered online and picked up at the Artic Alligator for $29.99. In addition, they also have single hot cocoa bombs for $6.99 that you can have shipped wherever you would like!
Scoops Ice Cream
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