Courtesy of OdySea Aquarium 10. Take a stroll along the waterfront and check out the art installations of the annual Canal Convergence event 4-10 p. The ride takes approximately 10 to 15 minutes. Test your knowledge of all things pop culture by teaming up battling it out at one of. After, browse the artisan ice cream flavors at. See a movie at a discount theater.
The tower is surrounded by open desert, paths and water features. We guess you could go to Tucson if you really wanted to, but does anyone ever really want to go to Tucson? Explore Phoenix When you want to impress your date with a creative date night, Phoenix offers just what you need. Sometimes deciding where to go eat on a date is more stressful than the date itself. Embrace your geeky side at the. Do not forget to check out the open elevator shaft.
They also have fresh fish, a raw bar, and other meats. Papago Park is home to Hole-in-the-Rock, another creative option for a picnic date. It was built on an old citrus farm and the restaurant was built around a 1920s farmhouse. North Phoenix Packed full of 6,600 instruments from 200 countries and territories across the world, the is home to instruments played by music icons like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, John Lennon, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Reserve a bay on a Friday night, but get to the venue early to grab a drink at the bar and play some foosball before your time slot. Become an expert wine taster at Mountain Shadows Paradise Valley Wine tasting is hands down a premiere date idea -- not only is it classy, requires little small talk and involves drinking, you can actually learn something during it. Hiking is a logical date option in Phoenix.
Enjoy the Theater Phoenix offers plenty of theatrical performances throughout the year, but September offers something special. Most of the time though, we are just looking to spend some time with someone we care about and not get too crazy with the costs. Participate in a tea ceremony at the teahouse. Dine in the desert Various locations Grab two seats at the long table with and dine in the desert among cacti and a gang of friendly folk who appreciate good food and the great outdoors. Details: Parking at Tempe Beach Park, 80 W. The garden has 50 acres of beautiful outdoor exhibits, and is home to 139 rare, threatened and endangered plant species from around the world. There are special exhibits often, but the museum alone is worth your time and a date night.
Visit a national park or monument. Window shop Old Town Scottsdale You know all of those little shops that line the streets next to all of the bars and clubs you get drunk at in Scottsdale? Once a month hosts midnight bingo, which is the perfect place for people watching. The sports options vary, with at least some type of sport available year round. Phoenix Art Museum is free every Wednesday from 3 to 9 p. Time it right and you can enjoy the sunrise or sunset at the top.
Take to the Skies If you want the romance of sweeping views of Phoenix without the potential turn-off of sweating through your shirt on a hike, go up without the effort in a hot air balloon. Also on this property is t he. You can eat, shop, and tour the only working olive mill and farm in Arizona. There was an error submitting your subscription. A standout site is Cathedral Rock, a massive boulder formation in the northern part of the preserve. In conjunction with First Fridays, adults can get in free at the Science Center once a month. Go somewhere scenic and take some nice pictures together.
You'll blow your calorie limit for the day, but it will be worth it. Phoenix The is the largest art museum in the Southwest, making it the perfect place to impress a date with even a smattering of art history trivia. Will it have a wide enough menu that your date will be able to pick something he or she likes? Watching ballet under the stars has to be one of the most romantic date ideas ever. The Wrigley Mansion was constructed in 1932 by chewing gum personality William Wrigley Jr. There are private dining suites, open spaces that overlook the kitchen, and a beautifully-detailed bar area with several high tops.
Feed off the energy of your fellow art enthusiasts as you discover new artists. Take your date to Dobbins Lookout on South Mountain. Hit Up the Pool Scene In my single days, this was one of the most popular places to spend a weekend, and one of the best places to bring a date or meet a date if you need one. There is no resort close by that can make you feel more like you've traveled to an exotic, romantic destination than The Boulders. There are always great deals on Groupon perfect for date night. Extend it just a little longer with a sweet dessert. Located at The Phoenician, it provides classes where you and your date will learn the timing and the technique -- like a backflip dismount -- of all things trapeze.
There are many ways to see it: book a jeep tour, hike, camp, charter a private plane or helicopter tour. If you're not in Tempe, the Scottsdale Waterfront is an awful good place for a date walk near water as well. Luckily, offers some of the best views of the city at sunset that you can drive to. You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter s - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in! We won't send you spam. Every Tuesday night from 7 to 8 p.
Take them to a museum. There was an error submitting your subscription. Known to have some of the best pizza anywhere, this restaurant often comes with a wait of several hours, so plan accordingly. Bring a picnic to enjoy the view. Whether you are looking for a fun date, a creative date, or a romantic date - we've got you covered. Sub Zero Ice Cream, Rockin' R.