Looking for date ideas in Virginia Beach? Never fear, there are tonnes of Romantic Things to do in Virginia Beach that you will never be short of a date night with bae! Whether you are looking for something fun and active or a really romantic restaurant to visit together, we have you covered with 64 of the best Virginia beach date ideas!
And while dinner and a movie is nice, Virginia has many, many more options to kindle — or rekindle — a spark. Here are few ideas to help you put some romance in the air and get you and that special someone just a little closer…. Where are your favorite date spots? Please let us know in the comments below! During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
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Visit an Art Museum. Big concerts are great, but there's not a lot of romance when you have to yell at each other to be heard. Like I said in the beginning, dinner is nice, but how much better would it be if you made it together? Check your local listings for available cooking classes.
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Sources like Yelp and TripAdvisor are great places to get ideas and reviews, or contact a local cooking school for available times and classes. Watch the sunset from the deck of a river boat and half the work is already done for you in the romance department.
Try river boat cruises of the James, the Tappahannock or the Potamac. If you don't have bikes of your own, both trails have bike rental locations nearby.
And with fall on its way, you can't beat the scenery. A glass of wine and a stunning view will create the mood in no time. From Loudoun County to Tidewater, Virginia wineries are a perfect date destination. No matter what your age, flying a kite will make you feel like a kid again. And the best part is that all you need is an open space, a good breeze and that special someone for the perfect experience. Try a quiet beach or a nearby field for a date you won't soon forget.
Make your first date - or your th - one for the history books. Start in the right place at one of Virginia's hundreds of historic sites, towns and homes.
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Or visit Patrick Henry's Scotchtown in Beaverdam to hear of his tragic love story with a wife who he kept with him, even after she went insane. The options are endless.
Virginia is full of beautiful orchards to choose from. Pick your own apples or peaches July - Augustthen enjoy some fresh cider while you stroll through the grounds featuring historic buildings, farm animals and the breathtaking scenery of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Even in the fall, Virginia's Botanical Gardens are ideal for a romantic stroll.
Exquisite flowers, quiet greenhouses, hidden corners…basically, the garden does all the work for you. With fall rapidly on its way, a "Sunday Drive" takes on a whole new level of beauty. Try a few of the Country Ro we told you about recently like this one through Grayson Highlands State Parkor find some of your own.
And, of course, Colonial Parkway between Yorktown, Williamsburg and Jamestown is beautiful any time of year - or stick with old standbys like the Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Just don't run out of gas…unless lines like that still work these days.
From picnics to hikes to kayaks and canoes…our state parks are unmatched when it comes to amazing date ideas. You can even go treasure hunting with geocache adventures available at most parks. See our favorite state parks or visit Virginia State Parks to find the one nearest you. Halloween may still be more than a month away, but it's never too early to create ridiculously staged situations in which you have to grab on to your ificant other - and maybe just forget to let go. Think about it guys - she screams, you get to put your arm around her and comfort her.
He screams - and ladies, you've got something to hold over his head forever. This is a win-win, hands down.
College campuses in Virginia are timeless in the romance department. The University of Virginia in Charlottesville and the College of William and Mary were ranked among the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in — so those are a great place to start. But I should warn you, William and Mary comes with a legend.
If you cross the Crim Dell Bridge, then share a kiss, your love will last a lifetime. Please try to do the right thing.
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Built inHumpback Bridge is Virginia's oldest covered bridge -- and one of the most iconic sites in the state. The stage is pretty much set with this one — all you have to do is get that special someone there. Virginia In Your Inbox spinner. Thank you!
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