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Valentine's Day

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Valentines Day Events

Thursday February 13, 2020 02:00 pm EST
Cost: $68 per person
Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is pleased to launch a new traditional Afternoon Tea service. Curated by Executive Chef Christophe Truchet, this latest offering brings a unique local twist to traditional afternoon tea service with the addition of Southern culinary inspiration and flavors, presentin... [click here for more]
Thursday February 13, 2020 05:00 pm EST
AIX Cost: No cover
Food and Drink
Categories: Valentine's Day AIX invites guests to join them for a special a la carte menu this Valentine's Day weekend! Available from Thursday, February 13 through Saturday, February 15, the menu showcases favorites including starters like their Classic Gruyere Gougeres along with entrees including... [click here for more]
Thursday February 13, 2020 05:00 pm EST
O-Ku Cost: Free
Food and Drink, Nightlife
Spend your Galentine’s Day overlooking Atlanta’s skyline with your gals! On Thursday, February 13, O-Ku is hosting a Galentine’s Day celebration on the rooftop. Guests can enjoy half-off cocktails from 5 to 7 p.m. [click here for more]

Thursday February 13, 2020 06:30 pm EST
Community, Free Events
Categories: Family Friendly Make Valentine's Day meaningful with Children's. As a community, we’ll stand together and shine lights at our patients as they shine lights back through their room windows. Just bring a flashlight or you can use the flashlight on your cellphone. Wearing red is encouraged.... [click here for more]
Thursday February 13, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Atlanta Ballet Cost: TBD
This world premiere production of The Swan Princess features all of the mystery and magic of the beloved classic Swan Lake, but fits the treasured story into a one-hour format for children that serves as a perfect introduction to ballet. Will Prince Siegfried be able to save Odette, the beautiful sw... [click here for more]
Thursday February 13, 2020 07:30 pm EST
Community, Free Events
Categories: Family Friendly Make Valentine's Day meaningful with Children's. As a community, we’ll stand together and shine lights at our patients as they shine lights back through their room windows. Just bring a flashlight or you can use the flashlight on your cellphone. Wearing red is encouraged.... [click here for more]
Thursday February 13, 2020 10:00 pm EST
The Bakery Cost: $8-$20
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Film, Arts Agenda::Visual Arts, Music, Nightlife, Nightlife::After Hours
After 27 years, TAYLOR ALXNDR has made her to way to Heaven™...and she's taking you with her! Get in loser, we're going to meet Jesus. TAYLOR is turning 27 years young, releasing a NEW-INSTANT-CLASSIC SONG & MUSIC VIDEO - so why not throw a party? Ooo, Heaven™ REALLY IS a place on earth!


Strut on ... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 12:00 am EST
Serpas True Food Cost: Free
Celebrate your Valentine all weekend long! Chef Scott Serpas will offer the nightly menu with lovely specials such as: Creamy Shrimp Bisque, Lobster Pasta, Jumbo Lump Crab Cake and New York Strip. [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 10:00 am EST
Alon's Bakery & Market Cost: $129.99
Alon’s Valentine’s Day Dinner For Two is 6 courses for $129.99 and includes an amuse bouche, soup, entrée choice of fish or meat, salad, cheese and dessert. All meals come with candles, roses, chocolates and heating/prep instructions. [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 11:00 am EST
Colony Square Cost: Free
Free Events
                               



                                The love-struck specials continue throughout the day with some delectable offers from Colony Square’s restaurants, including:


5Church Atlanta: four-course prix-fixe menu for $65 per person

Chick-fil-A: purchase a 30-count nugget tra... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 05:00 pm EST
Oak Steakhouse Cost: $150
Food and Drink, Nightlife
Celebrate the day of love with a steakhouse spread! Oak Steakhouse in Alpharetta is wining and dining guests with a three course, prix-fixe menu for $150, including everyone’s favorite steakhouse dishes. Guests can add wine pairings for $25 per person to finish off the evening. Make a reservation on... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 05:00 pm EST
Yebo Beach Haus Cost: $75
Food and Drink
Categories: Valentine's Day Head to Yebo Ski Haus, and cozy up with your Valentine over a four-course, prix-fixe dinner! On Friday, February 14 beginning at 5:00 p.m., guests can enjoy a menu filled with Yebo Ski Haus favorites, along with a few special features from executive chef Philippe Haddad i... [click here for more]

Friday February 14, 2020 05:00 pm EST
AIX Cost: No cover
Food and Drink
Categories: Valentine's Day AIX invites guests to join them for a special a la carte menu this Valentine's Day weekend! Available from Thursday, February 13 through Saturday, February 15, the menu showcases favorites including starters like their Classic Gruyere Gougeres along with entrees including... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 05:00 pm EST
O-Ku Cost: $40-$100
Food and Drink
Make Valentine’s Day extra special with a date night at O-Ku. From 5 to 11 p.m., guests can check out the new menu or partake in the restaurant’s interactive omakase or moriawase experiences. Omakase is served at $100 per person - including zensai, sashimi, yakimono, signature nigiri and dessert - a... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 05:00 pm EST
Tiny Lou's Cost: No Cover
Food and Drink, Nightlife
Transport to the City of Love with Valentine’s Day dinner at Tiny Lou’s! Treat your someone special to a delicious meal is favorites including steak frites - or try something new to impress your date. End the night with The Royale, Claudia Martinez’s chocolate dessert, the perfect way to round out a... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 05:30 pm EST
Cost: $98 per adult
About this Event

Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead invites you and your special someome to our Four-Course Dinner. Curated by Executive Chef Christophe Truchet.


Adult: $98 per person

Please note: Eventbrite ticket does not include taxes and gratuity and will be presented at the end of your mea... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 05:30 pm EST
10 Degrees South Cost: $70
Food and Drink
Categories: Valentine's Day Enjoy a taste of South Africa this Valentine’s Day with 10 Degrees South. Guests can experience a three-course, prix-fixe menu filled with options including Peri-Peri Chicken Spring Rolls, Filet “Au Poivre”, Vegetable Curry and Di’s Delight to end the evening on a sweet n... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 06:00 pm EST
Food and Drink
Celebrate the most romantic time of the year at an ideal date night destination in the heart of Atlanta, The Shed at Glenwood. Nestled in cozy Grant Park Glenwood Park, couples and singles alike are invited to enjoy a spectacular special prix-fixe menu created just for the occasion on Friday, Februa... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 06:00 pm EST
Masquerade Cost: $17
Music
The Masquerade Presents...



Friday, February 14th, 2020
Hell at The Masquerade

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Friday February 14, 2020 06:00 pm EST
Food and Drink
Categories: Wine Tasting

Valentine's Day Dinner & Wine Tasting
Enjoy a romantic evening out in Virginia Highland!
Prix Fixe dinner with Wine tasting
$40 per person

[click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 06:30 pm EST
Venkman's Cost: $25 - $45
Music
Unrivaled in his prolific output of incredible music over 4 decades of life, Prince is known for many things musically yet countless people fell in love with him and his timeless music because of his ever-so-beautiful love songs & ballads. Prince's music is the soundtrack to the lives of millions ar... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 07:00 pm EST
The Music Room Cost: $18
Music
Celebrate the most romantic day of the year with a tribute to the world’s most passionate artist, Sade! Band Adu will be performing hits such as, Is It A Crime, Kiss of Life, Sweetest Taboo. You won’t want to miss this tribute!  [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Harvest Hall Cost: $35
Music, Nightlife
Categories: Jazz

The Atlanta Jazz Players will be in concert for Valentine's Day! Please join us for Love Notes From The Heart on Friday, February 14th! 


The Atlanta Jazz Players will present soulful jazz and love songs at the Harvest Hall in Marietta, GA, featuring Don Moors, Stan J and more. 

... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 07:00 pm EST
The White Bull Cost: $85+
Come enjoy a Valentine's Day Prix-Fixe dinner for $85pp with Wine Pairing for $55! [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Vinyl Cost: $12-$14
Music
The Masquerade Presents [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Smith's Olde Bar Cost: $8-$12
Music
Friday February 14, 2020 07:30 pm EST
Eddie's Attic Cost: $25-$140
Music
Active since the early 2000s, Rudy Currence is a singer, songwriter, keyboardist, and producer whose collaborative work and solo releases have covered the genres of contemporary gospel, R&B, and rap. The Rock Hill, South Carolina native has co-written songs for the likes of Mya, Ray J, and Q... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Alliance Theatre Cost: $10-$45
Arts Agenda
Categories: Theatre With his country’s throne empty, Richard knocks down threats to his ascension, fueling his insatiable ambition and paranoia. Even if he can be stopped — who can ensure a tyrant won’t rise in his place? Award-winning playwright Will Power delivers a propulsive and timely modern re... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Red Light Cafe Cost: $25-$45
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Dance, Arts Agenda::Theater, Nightlife
Categories: Performing Arts

In a relationship? Single? Is it complicated? Doesn't matter - all are welcome! Friday, Feb 14, come out to Red Light Cafe as Ariel Allegro brings together some of Atlanta's top burlesque artists for a night of SWEET and SULTRY striptease performances.



DOORS AT 8PM **... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
W Atlanta Cost: $15-$500
Nightlife
Join W for a night of Love and Romance!  [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Music, Music::Concerts
Wynn grew up in Ellenwood , Ga. and became a fan of country music as a boy. In his teenage years he formed a band with some friends and played some local clubs. Since then his songs have been recorded by such artists as : Sammy Kershaw, Garth Brooks, Gary Allen, Montgomery Gentry, Darryl Worley, Cod... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
The Loft Cost: $20-$25
Music
I Disagree Tour at The Loft [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Variety Playhouse Cost: $22-$27
Music
PleaseRock presents The Best Damn Queen show ever! with Yacht Rock Schooner & The Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus - Variety Playhouse [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Terminal West Cost: SOLD OUT
Music
No description provided [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Fox Theatre Cost: $79-$104
Music
Stokley & Ken Ford celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Fox Theatre's Egyptian Ballroom [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Le Fais do-do Cost: $45-$300
Arts Agenda, Community, Food and Drink, Nightlife
Categories: DANCE, BURLESQUE

Voted Readers Choice Best Burlesque of 2019 by Creative Loafing, The Candybox Revue hopes you'll join them for a night of steamy seduction- as only they can do it!


It's a night of steamy sensuality and playful elegance! The Candybox Revue invites you to our new home, ... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 08:30 pm EST
529 Bar Cost: $8
Music
Friday February 14, 2020 09:00 pm EST
Smith's Olde Bar Cost: $10-$18.75
Music
Friday February 14, 2020 09:00 pm EST
Aisle 5 Cost: $15
Music
Telefon Tel Aviv plays Aisle 5 on February 14 2020 w/ Steve Hauschildt [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 09:00 pm EST
Vista Room Cost: $17-$21
Music
Sonny Ortiz (of Widespread Panic) and his EXTREMELY Talented friends bring you the sounds of Santana [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 09:00 pm EST
The Earl Cost: $8-$10
Music
The Preakness, Chrome Castle, Jeffrey Bützer & The Compartmentalizationalists [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 09:30 pm EST
Venkman's Cost: $25-$45
Music, Music::Concerts, Music::Two Shows One Night, Nightlife
Unrivaled in his prolific output of incredible music over 4 decades of life, Prince is known for many things musically yet countless people fell in love with him and his timeless music because of his ever-so-beautiful love songs & ballads. Prince's music is the soundtrack to the lives of millions ar... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 09:30 pm EST
City Winery Cost: SOLD OUT
Music
ATL Collective presents its 7th annual retelling of Love Deluxe, Sade’s fourth studio album. Released in 1992 on Epic records, Love Deluxe features a unique blend of jazz, world, soul, downtempo and R&B. Though the album wasn’t the commercial success of Sade’s debut release, Diamond Life, “N... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 10:00 pm EST
Gold Room Cost: Free-$2,400
Nightlife, Nightlife::After Hours
Valentine's Day [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 10:00 pm EST
The Bakery Cost: $7-$20
Music, Nightlife, Nightlife::After Hours
Cupid put down his arrows and decided to make people dance this year! Mark yr calendars for Bless Yr Heart - A Queer Valentine's Dance Party put on by Southern Fried Queer Pride at 10PM on Friday, February 14th at The Bakery Atlanta! We're celebrating queer love in all of it's forms: relationships, ... [click here for more]
Friday February 14, 2020 10:00 pm EST
Buckhead Theatre Cost: $10
Music
Drake Party Presents: [click here for more]
Saturday February 15, 2020 02:00 pm EST
Cost: $68 per person
Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is pleased to launch a new traditional Afternoon Tea service. Curated by Executive Chef Christophe Truchet, this latest offering brings a unique local twist to traditional afternoon tea service with the addition of Southern culinary inspiration and flavors, presentin... [click here for more]
Saturday February 15, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Music, Music::Concerts
Live at Red Clay Music Foundry

Saturday February 15th at 8 pm

Standards and Classics of Love is a musical review of the best loved songs of the 40's-50's-60's brought to you by local Duluth artist Allan Wiltshire a live band and a cast of great singers. A night of elegance, charm and memories of y... [click here for more]

Valentines Day 2020 Features

Article

Friday February 14, 2020 12:00 am EST
CL's guide to the lovers' holiday | more...

Valentines Day Coverage from the CL Archives

Article

Thursday February 9, 2017 05:00 pm EST
In honor of Valentine's Day, Xocolatl's founders share the story behind Atlanta's smallest chocolate factory | more...

Article

Wednesday February 12, 2014 04:00 am EST
(Just the) Tips | more...

Article

Tuesday February 14, 2012 11:43 am EST
A heart that burns for you | more...

Article

Tuesday February 14, 2012 11:34 am EST

Last night I was having a drink at the bar of an undisclosed restaurant, and I got talking to that restaurant's maitre d'. I mentioned that one of my coworkers was bringing his lovely wife in for Valentine's dinner. "Oh god," the maitre d' said. "Tell him to stay home."

"I just don't get it," he went on. "What's so romantic about sitting crammed in with a zillion other couples, eating an...

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Article

Friday February 11, 2011 01:02 pm EST
Valentine's Day is Monday, but Hollywood withholds decent date movies for the weekend. The only new romances, if you can call them that, are the Adam Sandler/Jennifer Aniston comedy Just Go With It and the snarky CGI family flick Gnomeo & Juliet. One could make a case that this weekend, the most sexual tension takes place between Channing Tatum and Jamie Bell in The Eagle, but to be fair, it's... | more...

Article

Thursday February 14, 2008 10:04 pm EST

WHO SAID BLACK GIRLS DON'T HAVE FRECKLES? Melissa plans to get close enough for fans to count them at her 8 p.m. performance tonight at Smith's Olde Bar. (Sugashack Music)

Here's a hint — there are more than 20, but less than 200.

I already got a head start counting Melissa Young's freckles the other day when she stopped by Creative Loafing for our podcast interview. You can listen here....

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Article

Friday February 16, 2007 10:44 pm EST

For your daily dose of children krumping, check out my new favorite video from Gym Class Heroes called "Cupid's Chokehold." Look for the cameo from Patrick Stump of Fall Out Boy.

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Article

Wednesday February 14, 2007 09:21 pm EST

Yes, it's Valentine's Day, but if you hate this holiday, these cards might be for you. That last one – Ouch!

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Article

Thursday February 12, 2004 12:04 am EST

What girl doesn't like to be showered with gifts? That's why there are no complaints about the arrival of a classic bouquet of flowers and the traditional box of chocolates on Feb. 14.

But guys, if you really want to impress her on Valentine's Day, a little originality goes a long way. And what fashionable girl wouldn't love a present that also happens to be one of the hottest items of the...

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CL Valentine Archives

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Friday February 14, 2020 12:00 am EST

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Wednesday February 14, 2018 05:00 am EST

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Monday February 12, 2018 09:00 am EST

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Monday February 6, 2017 03:00 pm EST

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Tuesday February 9, 2016 12:01 pm EST

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Thursday February 5, 2015 02:15 pm EST

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Friday February 7, 2014 06:06 am EST

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Tuesday February 5, 2013 09:16 am EST

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Tuesday January 24, 2012 05:06 pm EST

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Monday February 14, 2011 05:00 pm EST


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