Things to do in the Tri-State for Valentine’s Day

Procrastination gets the best of all of us. Don’t fret about your Valentine’s Day plans this year. Check out this list of Valentine’s Day events happening in and around the River City.

Feb. 14

Valentine’s Day at Comfort 

230 Main St, Evansville, IN

Enjoy a special Valentine’s Day menu from the team at COMFORT by the Cross-Eyed Cricket. The special menu includes crab-stuffed mushrooms, bone-in ribeye, maple bourbon pecan pie and more! Order off the menu or opt for the four-course dinner that also has a wine pairing available. The Valentine’s Day menu will be available through February 16. Reservations are recommended.

Image Courtesy: COMFORT by the Cross-Eyed Cricket

Valentine’s Day Tasting Dinner with The Wine Vault & Sauced

1113 Parrett St, Evansville, IN

This Valentine’s Day tradition continues this year with special guest chef Gary Huelsmann and owner Scott Schymik. Dinner will be paired with wines that will be available for purchase. Reservations are required.

Image Courtesy: Sauced

A Dapper Valentine

1112 Parrett Street, Evansville IN

This special menu at The Dapper Pig will have you struggling to pick your dinner! Some menu items include Tiger Shrimp Risotto, poached lobster claw, white lasagne and more. Make your reservation online. 

Dessert will come from Julie’s Just Desserts.

Image Courtesy: The Dapper Pig

Make and Take Date Night 

44 Washington Ave, Evansville, IN

Get crafty with your loved one and Sixth Street Soapery this Valentine’s Day. Crafters will have the opportunity to create two of the following:

  • 4 Heart Shaped Bath Fizzies
  • Mini Face Mask (enough for two people)
  • 1 o.z. Aroma Oil
  • 5 ml Diffuser Blend

Email your time slot (5 pm, 6 pm, 6:45 pm, 7:30 pm) and craft preference to

Image Courtesy: Sixth Street Soapery

Valentine’s Day Dinner by Lure Seafood and Grille

401 W 2nd St, Owensboro, KY

Enjoy seafood at its finest at Lure Seafood and Grille with your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day!

Image Courtesy: Lure Seafood and Grille

Stupid Cupid Party

2404 Lynch Rd, Evansville, IN

Valentine’s Day not really your thing? Head to Carson’s Brewery for their annual Stupid Cupid Party and take back February 14! Carson’s will be releasing a Chocolate Cherry Stout, hosting bar games and banning conformity!

Evansville Beer
Image Courtesy: Carson’s Brewery

SIP & She’sCake Wine Paring

3830 Hwy 54, #201 Owensboro, KY

Not looking for a big dinner to celebrate Valentine’s Day? SIP Owensboro and She’sCakes are teaming up for an evening cheesecake and wine pairings.

Image Courtesy: Sip Owensboro

Love Stories at Showplace Cinemas

950 South Hebron Ave, Evansville, IN

Showplace Cinemas is bringing back three of your favorite love stories to the big screen! Tickets are just $2.50.

February 8 – 14: The Notebook
February 15 – 22: When Harry Met Sally
February 23 – 28: Casablanca



Feb. 15

A Flamenco Valentine’s Dinner

1331 W. Franklin Street, Evansville

Change up the norm and head to Lamasco Bar and Grill for an evening of Flamenco music, dance, and dinner! The Dapper Pig and Amy’s on Franklin chefs have teamed up with Lamasco to provide authentic cuisine. The Academy of Flamenco Arts will perform a traditional dance.

Tickets can be purchased online.

Image Courtesy: Academy of Flamenco Arts

Soul & Strings at The Wine Down

8666 Ruffian Lane, Newburgh, IN

Enjoy a relaxing evening at The Wine Down that is not Valentine’s Day themed! The Soul Strings will ease you into the weekend with their acoustic sounds.

Image Courtesy: The Wine Down

Bill Engvall at the Owensboro Convention Center

501 W. 2nd Street, Owensboro KY

Looking for a good laugh? Bill Engvall will perform at the Owensboro Convention Center! Tickets can be purchased online.