Best Activities to Warm Up With Your Love Between Now & Valentine’s Day

Published On: Thursday, January 20, 2022By Categories: Blog, Explore Jefferson County, General NewsTags: , , ,

Is there anything better than gettin’ cozy with your love when the temps are frigid? If mid-winter has caused a bit of cabin fever and you’re ready to take your S.O. on a date night that doesn’t involve snow pants, we’ve got your back. Book a whirlpool suite at Hamilton House Bed and Breakfast in Whitewater and choose from these local activities that promise lots of fun and all the warmth!

1. Live Performances at Fireside Dinner Theater

Photo credit: Fireside Theater

From now through the week following Valentine’s Day, you can catch a live performance at “the only Actor’s Equity dinner theatre in Wisconsin” with your love! Afterward, indulge in a nightcap at Binggs Farmstead Restaurant.

Upcoming Performances:

  • Adventures in Parrotdise – A Jimmy Buffett Tribute: January 20 – 23
  • Britain’s Finest – The Complete Beatles Experience: January 27 – 30
  • Piano Men: Generations: February 3 – 6
  • A Tribute to Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers: February 10 – 13
  • Good Vibrations – A Celebration of the Beach Boys: February 17 – 20

2. Dance Your Butt Off at UWW Young Auditorium

Photo credit: UWW Young Auditorium

Nothing heats a person up more than dancing! Snag tickets for you and your S.O. to move your bodies at UWW Young Auditorium’s Winter Dance Party. “Each live concert performance includes over two hours of unbridled, high voltage entertainment featuring all the hit songs of the 50’s era.” Fuel up beforehand at Fanatico.

3. Wine and Dine in a Garden Dome

Photo credit: Timber Hill Winery

Spend a blissful evening out under the stars cozied up in Timber Hill Winery’s Garden Dome. 90 minutes of your love, wine, and scrumptious charcuterie. $75 through February 11th and $150 Valentine’s Day weekend. Don’t forget to ask about their Valentine’s Day Dome special!

4. Live Music at Stable Rock Winery & Distillery

Photo credit: Stable Rock Winery & Distillery

If live music and sippin’ wine or spirits is your thing, Stable Rock Winery & Distillery is your go-to place. Myles Wangerin’ performs Friday, February 4th from 5-7p. There’s just something lovely about snuggling up with your love to some good tunes.

5. Sip Bloody Mary’s at a Bar & Grill

Photo credit: 59er Bar & Grill

Enjoy a lazy, laid-back Sunday date? Head out to a chill bar for Bloody Mary’s, your favorite pub eats, and whatever game happens to be on the TV!

Area Bloody Mary offerings:

6. Make romantic dinner plans at one of our favorite local restaurants

The Black Sheep-Whitewater

For all of you folks out there who just love a good dinner to be with the one you adore, cozy up and indulge in some of the best food and drink in Wisconsin. 

  • The Black Sheep – Whitewater. Try their Old Fashioned of the month and cheer to your love.
  • Hi-Way Harry’s – Johnson Creek. A unique atmosphere with a wide menu perfect for a special occasion.
  • Mangiami – Fort Atkinson. A cozy Italian bistro with a warm candlelit rustic environment, perfect for a romantic evening.
  • The Edgewater Supper Club – Jefferson. A family-owned, farm-to-table historic Supper Club filled with love for all things local.

Stay warm out there folks and keep the love of Jefferson County flowing!

View the Businesses Mentioned on This Page

  • Hi-Way Harry’s

    Whatever the event: birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, wedding parties, or business get-togethers, Harry's has exceptional food and beverage services to make your occasion the most memorable it can be!
  • The Fireside Dinner Theatre

    Browse the unique gift shops, enjoy award-winning cuisine, and top off the evening with one of the best professional theatre experiences Wisconsin has to offer, featuring talent straight from Broadway and the regional stage.

Katy Daixon Wimer is a southern Wisconsin photographer, story-teller, soul dweller, and poet dedicated to telling your story and reconnecting you to yourself. Capturing who you are and telling your story while guiding you toward a deeper connection with yourself light Katy up. That’s where the magic happens.


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