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
(Bouquets pictured are from Galloway’s)
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.
Romantic Dinner for Two
Nothing says “I love you” more than a delicious dinner together. Sargasso Morgantown is offering a special four-course menu for Valentine’s Day. Your meal price is based on your entrée selection—halibut, crab ricotta ravioli, and short rib wellington are just a few of your options. You don’t want to miss out on one of the most unique dining experiences in Morgantown!
Love is in the air at Tygart Lake State Park! The Lodge Restaurant has a Valentine’s Day Couple Special with your choice of a 12 oz. New York strip or 8 oz. grilled salmon served with potatoes, vegetables, salad, and a roll. The dessert options for this special are strawberry shortcake and red velvet cake.
Hotel Morgan is also hosting a delicious Valentines Dinner on the 12th & 14th of February. A delicious three course meal is sure to make this Valentines Day special. Make your reservation today !
(Latte pictured is from Terra Cafe)
Terra Cafe is for lovers this month! Enjoy a festive raspberry mocha or make reservations for their Valentine’s Day dinner special featuring filet mignon with a chocolate-balsamic reduction. Appalachian Mercantile General Store and Cafe also has a delicious dinner for two this Valentine’s Day.
If you prefer a more relaxed style with local flavor profiles, reserve Valentine’s Day takeout from Appalachian Mercantile General Store and Cafe or an all-inclusive take-home box from Terra Cafe. Call today to make reservations at your favorite restaurant before they’re booked, and check out our Mountaineer Deals coupons and partner pages for more holiday specials.
(Dessert pictured is from The Tea Shoppe)
Rising Creek Bakery has macarons, heart-shaped cheesecakes, heart-shaped mini cakes, and heart-shaped brownies for the sweetheart with a sweet tooth in your life. Treat your valentine to chocolate-covered strawberries from Walzzy’s Hotdogs. Pick-up is available on Feb. 11, 12, and 14. Stop by the shop or call to place your orders now!
Valentine’s Day Staycation
(Lobby pictured is from Morgantown Marriott)
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’s four-course Valentine’s Day special. Book a suite at Modern Homestead and order room service to enjoy their four-course Valentine’s Day meal.
Nestled high in the Alleghenies, Alpine Lake Resort is set on 2000 heavily wooded acres with an award-winning 18-hole golf course and a pristine 150-acre lake fed by springs and mountain streams. Call ahead to stay in their 35-room hotel and spend your romantic staycation in the mountains!
Use this Mountaineer Deal to save 20% on Sundays and Thursdays and 15% on other days of the week at Hilton Garden Inn. Or, stay at Fairfield Inn & Suites Morgantown and save 20% on a King room with this Mountaineer Deal.
Enhance your evening at one of Mountaineer Country’s hotels with a cheeseboard from Baker Cheese Company. They are offering Valentine’s Day cheeseboards that are sure to please even the pickiest partner!
(Cheeseboard pictured is from Baker Cheese Company)
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
(Salt cave pictured is from Himalayan Salt Spa and Cave)
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.
Head to the Hazel J.W. Ruby Community Center at Mylan Park for the WV Chocolate, Wine & Shine Festival. The festival showcases chocolatiers, confectionaries, specialty foods, West Virginia wineries, legal moonshine distilleries, and many artisan vendors. Additionally, it brings to you the best in decadent chocolates, distilled spirits prepared by the hands of the finest crafters in the state, and some of the most delectable wines that you will ever taste.
(Mugs pictured are from The WOW! Factory)
Not so into Valentine’s Day? Enjoy a laid-back craft night at The WOW! Factory (and check out their Mountaineer Deal). Or, head to a sports bar like The Greene Turtle or Buffalo Wild Wings to enjoy Superbowl Sunday (Feb. 13)!
Have little ones who want to be in on the Valentine’s Day fun, too? No worries. There’s plenty of love to go around. Set the kiddos up for a night of fun at the Aquatic Center at Mylan Park’s Parent’s Night Off so you can enjoy your special plans.
(Photo is from Mylan Park)
Looking for more gift ideas?
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.
(Storefront pictured is from River Fair Trade)
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.
We hope you and your significant other have the happiest Valentine’s Day yet!
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