Looking for a fun-filled V Day-themed event? Let Racine County be your Cupid. Check out our list of events that are styled for sweethearts of all kinds:
Friday, February 12, 7 PM. Grab a friend or your significant other for a Valentine's Day-themed paint and sip at The Ember Lodge at Bear Paw Beach! Enjoy a step-by-step walk thru on how to complete the work of art "Love Birds." This painting can be done on a single canvas or on dual canvases like in the photo. Light appetizers will be available for purchase in addition to a bar serving up beer, hard seltzer, wine & other mixed drinks. Click here to register.
Friday, February 12th, 5 PM. Join the Racine Brewing Company on Friday evening for a special Valentine's Day Edition of their popular tasting session to kick off your weekend. Beertender, B.J. Stein will be creating an amazing, palette-pleasing charcuterie board for you using three new Racine Brewing Company beers including, Molina's Mexican Hot Chocolate Stout, Nutty Blonde - Hazelnut Cream Ale, and a Tipsy Peach - Brandied Peach Ale. RSVPs are required for this limited event and registration is $15 per person. Click here to register.
Saturday, February 13, Race Time: 10 AM. Join 5k Events at Razor Sharp Fitness for the 8th Annual Be Mine 5K Run/Walk. Meet new people, mingle, and enjoy a common passion for running (or walking). Both in-person and virtual 5k registration is available. All participants will receive a relationship status hoodie, a reusable face mask, a finisher's medal, and a chance to earn prizes for race placements. Click here to register.
Saturday, February 13, 1 - 4 PM Geared for kids ages 7 - 13, the Racine Art Museum invites young artists to make heART art with lots of materials and lots of love—a fun opportunity to make a thoughtful Valentine’s Day gift for mom and dad! The workshop fees are $28 for Members and $35 for Non-Members. All supplies included in the registration fee. Click here to register.
Saturday, February 13, 6 - 9 PM. Love is in the air! Show your love in a unique way this year. Treat your sweetheart to a romantic evening at the Racine Zoo! Indulge in refreshing champagne, an open bar, delicious appetizers, a raffle, an exceptional catered dinner, and a special presentation on Wild Animal Love (and how it's similar (or not) to our own lives). Tickets are $100 for a couple and $55 for a single adult. Must be 21 years or older to attend. Proceeds benefit the animals and programs of the Racine Zoo. Click here to learn more.
Saturday, February 13, 8 - 10 PM. Treat that special someone in your life to a complete and perfect date night at Live at 1175! Start off with a surf & turf dinner with Ryan the Magician performing table to table. Later, head-on into the hall for an act featuring Chicago wise-cracking comedian Larry Reeb. Advance tickets are $20. The show and dinner combo is $75. Space is limited to practice social distancing. Click here to make reservations.
Saturday, February 13, 4 - 9 PM Grab your sweetie or your favorite "Galentines" and sign up to have the shop to yourselves at Main Street Mercantile! This shopping experience invites you to indulge your sweet tooth with delicious treats from our friends at Cafe213 and will have exclusive deals throughout the shop, including 2 / $45 Camp and Aged & Infused Cocktail Kits, No Limits Buy More / Save More, 15% off all jewelry, and more during this event. Click here to reserve your spot.