The ABC’s to Valentine’s Day in Saint Awesome

February 11, 2016


Valentine’s Day snuck up on you and not sure what to do you with your sweetie?

Not to worry, we have many #SaintAwesome ideas for you!

ART IN PUBLIC PLACES
Stroll hand in hand through Uptown Saint John and take a self-guided walking tour featuring over 20 unique public art displays.

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The newly opened Buckland Merrifield Gallery on Canterbury Street presents “Art + Craft Forever” on Friday night, 5pm-8pm, with staged Stations of the Heart where craft and painting co-exist.

CUPCAKES
Don’t forget to swing by Piece O’Cake on Prince William Street to bring home a sweet for your sweetie! Special Valentine’s Day flavours include Coconutty for You, Velvety Valentine and Mon Cherry!

DUNHAM’S RUN
Sample delicious fine wines and discover your creative side at the Dunham’s Run “Paint & Pour” on February 13, 6pm-8pm.

ENCHANTMENT
Symphony New Brunswick Virtuoso Series presents “Enchantment” with the Saint John String Quartet on February 14 at 7:30pm at the Saint John Arts Centre.

FLAMENCO
Dance the night away at Taco Pica! Presenting flamenco music by Pegasus (7pm-9pm) or Salsa! Fiesta Latina (10pm-2am) on February 13.

GET YOUR GEEK ON!
Check out Heroes’ Beacon on Charlotte Street or Freak Lunchbox on King Street for a perfect gift for the geek in your life.

 HEAD OUT for a #SaintDelicious dinner.
The culinary scene in Saint John has something for everyone – check out our Dining Directory and make your reservation today!

 ISLAND GIRLS DINER
Sleep in late and head to Island Girls Diner on Ocean West Way for their all day breakfast!

JEWELRY
What more needs to be said? Check out W. Smith & Co in Brunswick Square, The Butcher’s Daughter in the City Market or Handworks Galleryon King Street.

KARAOKE
Serenade your sweetheart with a song or two at the Fish and Brew Pub, featuring Kathy & Joe’s Ultimate Karaoke Show on Friday night starting at 10pm.

LOBSTER
Enjoy a lazy lobster dinner at Grannan’s Seafood or buy them live from North Market Seafood or Billy’s Seafood for a romantic candlelight dinner at home.

MAKE A MEMORY at the Water Street Dinner Theatre.
The Water Street Dinner Theatre has shows scheduled for both Saturday and Sunday night. Saturday night’s performance is sold out, so call now to reserve your seats for Sunday! 

NEW BRUNSWICK MUSEUM
Maybe celebrate Valentine’s Day as a family and visit the New Brunswick Museum in Market Square! Free admission on Sunday.

OPEN A BOTTLE at Happinez Winer Bar
An intimate wine bar on Princess Street, Happinez has a wide variety of quality wines and a modest selection of premium beers and liquors.

PORT CITY ROYAL
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Port City Royal is offering an 8 course blind tasting. This is sure to be a popular event, so book now!

QMJHL
The Saint John Sea Dogs face off against the Baie-Comeau Drakkar at Harbour Station on Saturday night at 7pm and then they take on the Chicoutimi Saguenéens on Sunday afternoon at 3pm.

RON SEXSMITH
Critics have been swooning over this brilliant, Canadian troubadour since 1995. Plan a night date and see what the fuss is all about as Ron Sexsmithperforms at the Imperial Theatre on February 12 at 8pm.

SUSHI
Whether you’re well initiated or just curious to try it, Saint John has a few sushi hot spots.  Make a reservation at Sense of TokyoTa-KeEN Sushi Bar or, if you’re in KV, Boaz.

TAKE YOUR SWEETIE BOWLING
A fun activity any day, throw some strikes at BowlaramaFairview Lanesor B-Hive Bowling!

UNWIND AT THE SPA
Book a couples massage at Element5 Spa and experience true relaxation while laying side by side with your loved one.

VITO’S DINNER & DANCE
Perhaps surprise your darling with tickets to the Vito’s Dinner & Dance at the qplex on Valentine’s Day.

WINTERFEST
Fundy Winterfest is in the Town of Rothesay this weekend. Lots of fun activities planned including skating, curling, snowshoeing, horse and trolley rides, ice fishing and more!

XC SKIING
Take advantage of the snow and dig out your cross country skis! Don’t have your own?  No problem.  Check out Day Tripping in Rockwood Park or Elmhurst Outdoors in Erbs Cove.

YOGURT
Who doesn’t love frozen yogurt?! Goji’s has a variety of flavours and toppings – something to please every palate!

ZOO
Want to do something fun with the kids for Valentine’s Day? Take them to the Cherry Brook Zoo, the first accredited zoo in Atlantic Canada.