Valentine’s Day in Central Florida

By: Peyten Palo

With the day of love quickly approaching, it is that time to book appointments, make reservations, and solidify your plans to make for a very romantic day for you and your loved one. Here’s a guide with some ideas on how to spend your Valentine’s Day in Central Florida.

How to Spend a Romantic Valentine’s Day in Central Florida

Valentine’s Day Activities

Dining Options


Dinner Restaurants

  • Nutwood offers an entirely unique farm to table menu with a beautiful outdoor dining atmosphere. They are offering a special menu with 2 seating’s for Valentine’s Day. Call for more information.
  • Have a romantic and fine dining experience at Arabella’s Ristorante.
  • Enjoy a sunset dinner at Harborside on Lake Shipp after your tour with Living Water Boat Cruise.
  • Nineteen61 is offering a unique Valentine’s Day dining experience prepared by their executive chef. View the menu and make reservations HERE.
  • Enjoy a candle-lit, authentic Italian dinner at Scarpa’s Italian.

Flowers & Gifts

Staycation Ideas

Extend your romantic getaway by staying at one of Polk County’s premier hotels. The Terrace Hotel in Lakeland and Streamsong Resort offer luxurious accommodations, ensuring a comfortable and memorable stay for you and your significant other. For the couple that enjoys outdoor activities, a round of golf at Streamsong is a perfect choice. The world-class courses surrounded by natural beauty provide an ideal setting for a leisurely day on the greens.

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