Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Mountaineer Country

A Guide to the Best Valentine’s Day Dining, Gift Shopping, and More

Need plans for Valentine’s Day? Mountaineer Country has everything you need to show those in your life how much you love them! From flowers and chocolates to delicious dinners and divine date ideas, we have got you covered. Our list of Mountaineer Country favorites is sure to spread love and ensure you have a great Valentine’s Day from start to finish!

Local Flower Arrangements and Delivery

Nothing is better than a surprise on Valentine’s Day, right? Make your special someone’s day with a locally made flower arrangement from one of Mountaineer Country’s best florists. Galloway’s Florist has a variety of Valentine’s Day bouquets available for pick-up or delivery! The Flower Market in Grafton sells unique arrangements, such as tie-dye bouquets and other exceptional gift baskets for delivery. Check out Coomb’s Flowers for beautiful Valentine’s Day bouquets. If you are looking for something different get your loved ones a heart-shaped Valentine wreath from Mayfield Farm!

Romantic Dinner for Two

Going Out?

Love is in the air in Mountaineer Country! Many restaurants will be open for Valentine’s Day dinner service. You can find a perfect place to eat in Morgantown, Grafton, and Kingwood using our places to eat page.

Celebrate love in style this Valentine’s Day with a specially curated dinner for you and your special someone at Hotel Morgan. Indulge in a delightful 4-course meal, available for reservations on Wednesday, February 14, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., with the last seating at 9 p.m. Enjoy this romantic experience for $55 per person, creating cherished moments together in an intimate setting.

Love is in the air! Join Bourbon Prime at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place for a dinner with your sweetheart. Enjoy a three-course meal and hand-crafted cocktails. Upgrade your meal to include a sparkling toast and wine pairings for each course.

Let Preston County Inn cook for you and your loved ones this Valentine’s Day! Enjoy a romantic date night filled with a decadent three-course meal. Taje you pick a light first course including soups and salads. Then choose from a variety of entrees that are no doubt delicious. Lastly, pick your favorite sweet to end the night!

Experience a magical Valentine’s Day at Alpine Lake Resort with a dinner dance featuring a performance by Storm Creek Rising on Saturday, February 10. Join them for an unforgettable evening where you can choose to indulge in a delectable buffet dinner, dance the night away with the live band, or make it an all-night celebration by enjoying both options! Call (304) 789-2481 and RSVP today.

Secure your spot for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner at Tygart Lake Lodge on Friday, February 16, or Saturday, February 17 by calling 304-265-6144. Elevate your experience by opting for the overnight package, available on Friday or Saturday, which includes a standard room, a dinner for two, and a  wine basket to make your weekend truly special. Don’t miss out on creating lasting memories at Tygart Lake Lodge this Valentine’s Day Weekend!

Decadent Desserts

An after-dinner treat is a must on Valentine’s Day! Indulge in The Cupcakerie’s pink cupcake collection or The Tea Shoppe’s chocolate-covered strawberries, and freshly baked scones. If you are looking to get a specialty cake or cupcake for your special someone, Cupcake Me Home Bakery + Cafe is sure to create a sweet that pleases your taste buds.

Valentine’s Day Staycation

End the evening at one of Mountaineer Country’s hotels or lodging properties. If you don’t have dinner reservations made, enhance your Morgantown Marriot at Waterfront Place staycation with Bourbon Prime. Just down the road is Hotel Morgan, Morgantown’s only boutique hotel that houses Anvil + Ax, an upscale cocktail bar. Book a suite at Modern Homestead, and order room service to enjoy a delicious meal this Valentine’s Day

If you are looking for a private getaway, Mountain Creek Cabins is the perfect escape for a romantic stay. You’ll have the serenity you need among the trees but are still a short drive from the hustle and bustle of Morgantown.

The Preston County Inn offers simple, pet-friendly rooms in a Civil War-era house with a country-style restaurant, a bar, and free breakfast. The Cranberry Hotel, a distinct alternative to run-of-the-mill hotels, is located on Cheat Lake. You’ll enjoy free hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi, a hotel café and bar, and free parking on the property. Plus, Tropics is just a 30-second walk across the parking lot where you can indulge in dishes with an authentic Polynesian flair.

If you’re looking for additional options for a romantic winter getaway, check out these top spots in Mountaineer Country! Visit our Mountaineer Deals page for lodging specials before you book your room.

Experiential Date Nights

Do you and your Valentine prefer experiences over gifts? We have you covered!

Experience a new kind of relaxation at the Himalayan Salt Spa and Cave. The salt cave sessions last 45 minutes. You will relax in a comfortable zero gravity chair, listening to soothing sounds of music and breathing the mineral saturated salt air.

If you prefer to treat yourself and loved ones to an experience rather than dinner, there are tons of different events to celebrate! Treat yourself to a Taylor Swift Galentine’s cookie decorating class at Arthurdale Heritage where you will learn how to professionally decorate cookies in just two hours. You will also be able to make friendship bracelets and take photos with your girlfriends in front of their festive backdrop!

Baker Cheese Company creates beautiful charcuterie boards but they also teach you how to create your own! You will have the opportunity to make your very own board at the Galentine’s Day Class on February 13 or the Couple’s Class on February 14.

Let your floral creativity shine at the Monongalia Art Center’s Ikebana workshop! Ikebana is the art of Japanese flower arranging. This is a great activity to enjoy solo, with friends, or a significant other.

Enjoy a laid-back craft night at The WOW! Factory at their Wine and Design: I Love You Berry Much workshop. One of their trained instructors will guide you step by step but feel free to take your own creative liberties! You can also join them for their Valentine’s Date Night. All of the studios will be open so you have your choice of pottery painting, glass fusing, clay hand-building, and mosaics. You must make a reservation to attend the event. All attendees will have complimentary sweets from SUGAR BAR.

Dance the night away at Arthurdales Heritage’s first square dance of the year, their Valentine’s Square Dance. Bring your sweetheart and dance to some amazing old-time music and enjoy some light refreshments.

Looking for more gift ideas?

Check out places to shop in Mountaineer Country, like The Cutting Room Boutique. Treat your love (or yourself!) to a new pair of earrings or a new necklace from Jacqueline’s Fine Jewelry. Visit Latch Boutique for some cute new clothing and accessories, perfect for your Valentine’s date night.

River Fair Trade is your one-stop shop for the eclectic, ethical shopper in your life. They sell handmade and fair-trade gifts, clothing, decor, and accessories from local and global artisans.

Let Rock Photo Slate and Glass make your favorite picture of you and your significant other into a lifetime keepsake. They specialize in creating smooth, machined 3/8″ sublimatable slate, each with unique fractured edges.

Hoot and Howl, located in downtown Morgantown, features a curated mix of artisans and designers alongside antique and vintage clothing, home décor, and furniture. Find the perfect knick-knack gift here.

We hope you and your significant other have the happiest Valentine’s Day yet!

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