Our North Jersey Valentine’s Day Guide aims to offer a comprehensive listing of all relevant events across North Jersey. The listings update in real time, so keep an eye on this page as Valentine’s Day approaches. (If there aren’t any events currently listed, we typically build them out about a month in advance of the holiday, so be sure to bookmark this page.)

Valentine’s Day Events in North Jersey


Elvis Presley Valentine’s Day Show

Thursday, February 9, 2017: Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill, located inside the Hampton Inn & Suites in Fairfield, NJ, will be hosting their annual Elvis Presley Valentine’s Day Show on February 9! Jim Barone is an …

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Valentine’s Day Masked Ball at Lambert Castle

Friday, February 10, 2017: Don a mask and join in at Lambert Castle for some dancing. Light refreshment will be served. Cash Bar. Semi-formal attire requested. No one under 21 will be admitted. Reservations required. Call …

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La Reggia Valentine's Day

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Choose from either the Grand Gala held in La Reggia's banquet room, or an intimate dinner in their restaurant featuring a special menu. Info


Valentine Drop-in Craft

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Love is in the air at the Museum! Tour the new exhibit, “Garden State” and make a Valentine’s Day craft to take home to your friends and family. Included with $5 Admission. …

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Valentine's Day Storytime

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Join in for Storytime and activities in celebration of Valentine's Day. Featured titles are The Secret Life of Squirrels: A Love Story and Valentine's Day Is Cool. Don't miss out! Info

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Tiny Books, Big Ideas - Valentine's Day Edition

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Celebrate your loved one with a unique gift - a tiny book encapsulating all of the reasons for your affection. We'll have a couple of different styles of book styles …

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Valentines Murder Mystery Dinner at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Formal wine tasting, buffet style dinner of salad, pasta dinner with meatballs bread and dessert. Dessert wines will be served back in the winery after an educational tour of the …

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Valentine’s Dessert Tour in Downtown Jersey City

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Calling all sweet tooths! Celebrate the season of love with your significant other, your best friend, or whoever else holds a special place in your heart! This dessert tour is …

Date Night at Turtle Back Zoo

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Tired of the same old dinner and a movie? Curious about the dating habits of some of the wilder residents of Turtle Back Zoo? Plan for you and your valentine …


Valentine's Dinner Cruise

Saturday, February 11, 2017: This year, share an unbeatable experience with your sweetheart when you cozy up on deck!  Buffet-style Valentine Dinner Menu. Board: 6:30pm | Cruise: 7:00pm - 10:00pm. Includes a rose for …

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Valentine’s Dinner & Dancing Night!

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Get ready for a wonderful night of dinner and dancing at Cucina Calandra on Saturday, February 11 from 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm. Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner while professionals from Arthur …

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Darlene Love

Saturday, February 11, 2017: She’s back again for Valentine’s Weekend! Through the years, Darlene Love continues to captivate audiences worldwide with her warm, gracious stage presence and sensational performances. Tickets: 201.227.1030

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The St. Valentine's Tradition: Marc Anthony

Saturday, February 11, 2017: Two-time Grammy and five-time Latin Grammy Award-winner Marc Anthony will return to Prudential Center for his third consecutive Valentine’s Day weekend celebration! The February performance marks the first in Prudential Center’s …

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Valentine's Brunch Cruise

Sunday, February 12, 2017: This year, share an unbeatable experience with your sweetheart when you cozy up on deck! Buffet-style Brunch. Board: 11:30am | Cruise: Noon - 2:00pm. Includes a champagne toast for adults …

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Valentine's Concert Starring Patti LaBelle

Sunday, February 12, 2017: Patti LaBelle produced such hits as “When You Talk About Love,” “New Attitude” and “If You Asked Me To.” Info

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Wild Amimal Romance

Monday, February 13, 2017: Learn how wild animals express their love with a fun indoor presentation showcasing their unique and sometimes bizarre courtship displays. Info

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#Letterlounge - Valentine's Day Special

Monday, February 13, 2017: Special Valentine's Day Letter Lounge on Monday, February 13. Come by the studio to make valentines, strings of paper hearts, or write love letters and cards. They'll provide the stationery …


Palazzo Restaurant Valentine's Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Enjoy a four course dinner featuring bruschetta, Maryland crab cakes, lobster and asparagus ravioli, New York strip steak, atlantic salmon and more. Every lady receives a red rose. Info

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Spa Dew Valentine's Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Offering body scrub, massage, facial skincare and couples massage & facials. Info

Frozen in Ice: Carnival

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: This indoor/outdoor event will feature more than 100 tons of ice transformed into breathtaking displays by the amazing ice artists at Sculpted Ice Works. Info

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Valentine's Day at LuNello Restaurant

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: This Valentine's Day, celebrate with someone special at LuNello. Enjoy an intimate evening in their elegant dining room with farm-to-table specials including fresh seafood and homemade pastas. For reservations, call …

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Love in the Forest

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: It is Valentine’s Day, and love is in the air! Learn about how animals find and attract their mates in New Jersey, and see some of the most incredible mating …

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Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill – Valentine’s Day Specials

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Make the night extra special with dinner at Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill this Valentine’s Day! Choose from a selection of Chef Alvaro’s Valentine’s Day specials, or order a la carte from …

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Crystal Springs Resort Valentine's Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Enjoy special menus at all resort dining venues, holiday themed class/tasting featuring chocolate & romance themed activities. For reservations, call 855-977-6473.

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Cucina Calandra – Special Valentine's Menu

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Bring that special someone to Cucina Calandra this Valentine’s Day for a wonderful meal. Choose from a selection of Chef Costantino’s Valentine’s Day specials or order a la carte from …

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HAVEN Restaurant Valentine's Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: 3 course prix fixe, seatings at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 9:00, 9:30, 10:00. 201-943-1900 Info

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il Vecchio Café – Valentine’s Day Dinner For Two

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Visit il Vecchio Café, located inside Calandra’s Italian Village, for a custom menu that was designed for two! Their five-course menu offers a variety of options featuring everything from lobster …

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Valentine's Day at Amanda's

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: 3 course prix fixe featuring lobster bisque, roasted beet salad, herb crusted salmon, maple glazed duck, pistachio brown butter cake, tiramisu and key lime pie. Info

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Valentine's Day at Battello

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Features a three-course prix-fixe menu and optional wine pairing. To reserve, call 201-798-1798. Info

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Valentine's Day at Cucharamama

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Three course prix fixe menu. Reservations are required, 201-420-1700. Info

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Highlawn Pavilion Valentine's Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: This holiday dinner features seafood sampler, New England clam chowder, striped bass, mezzo rigatoni, grilled filet mignon and more. Info

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Valentine’s Day at Blue Morel

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Spoil your loved one with an unforgettable 3 Course Valentine’s Day Menu at Blue Morel Restaurant and Wine Bar. $85 per person. Seating 5:30pm to 10pm. Call 973-451-2619 for reservations. Info

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Valentine's Day at The Manor

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: The Manor proudly offers a buffet and à la carte dining experience for you and your sweetheart. Info

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Valentine's Day Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: This year, share an unbeatable experience with your sweetheart when you cozy up on deck! A cruise aboard Spirit makes planning your Valentine’s Day outing perfectly simple. Romantic skyline backdrop: …


Valentine’s Day at Biagio's Ristorante

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: There isn't a more romantic place to celebrate Valentine's Day than The Terrace at Biagio's. Tickets include a 4 course pre-fixe dinner, complimentary glass of champagne, and a live band. Call 201-625-1013 for …

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Valentine's Day at Brook Hollow Winery

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Enjoy your choice of a bottle of wine, six course wine and food pairing and live music. $150 per couple. Info

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Valentine's Day Wine and Food Pairing Dinner

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Enjoy a romantic evening with your loved one with your choice of a bottle of wine, six course wine and food pairing, and live music. Can you imagine a better …

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Love You: Adornments for You & the Ones You Adore

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - Sunday, February 12, 2017: This Valentine's weekend event provides a fun occasion to break from the midwinter gray and enjoy colorful company, refreshments, and unique wearables. In addition to women’s clothing and jewelry, there …

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Wine & Chocolate Tasting at Villa Milagro Vineyards

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - Sunday, February 12, 2017: From noon until 5 pm they will be tasting wine and chocolates paired with their wines. Besame - their chocolate "kiss" wine will be sampled solo as it's chocolate deliciousness stands alone. As …

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Wine & Chocolate Weekends at Alba Vineyard

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - Sunday, February 19, 2017: February 11 & 12 and February 18 & 19. Stop in anytime from Noon to 5 PM ~ No Reservations. The tasting experience is $20 per person (21 and older), …

Valentine’s Day in New Jersey by Region:

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North Jersey, Central Jersey, Jersey Shore & South Jersey

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Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex & Warren County

Central Jersey Valentine’s Day

Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset & Union County

South Jersey Valentine’s Day

Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester & Salem County

Jersey Shore Valentine’s Day

Atlantic, Cape May, Ocean & Monmouth County

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