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Valentine’s Day in Boston

Our guide to Valentine’s Day in Boston covers everything from can’t miss events and swoon-worthy shows to romantic restaurants and wine bars

Valentine's Day
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Whether you’re a lover or a fighter, February 14th can be a fairly stressful day. Fortunately, the Boston area is awash with romantic, surefire options for the holiday. Given the cold temperatures, you’ll want to plan ahead and make sure you have somewhere warm and cozy for you and your loved one. Don’t stress: we’ve got Valentine’s Day ideas in Boston to make sure the holiday goes off without a hitch. 

When is Valentine’s Day?

Valentine’s Day falls on Thursday, February 14, 2019.

Date ideas for Valentine’s Day in Boston

The best Valentine’s Day events in Boston
Things to do

The best Valentine’s Day events in Boston

Here’s our list of the best Boston options for making sure the big day goes off without a hitch

The most romantic restaurants in Boston
Restaurants

The most romantic restaurants in Boston

Planning a first date or a Valentine’s Day bonanza? Cozy up in one of the most romantic restaurants in Boston

The most romantic bars in Boston
Bars

The most romantic bars in Boston

Here’s where to get drinks and make it a night you won’t forget

The best wine bars in Boston
Bars

The best wine bars in Boston

Mad for Merlot? There are a bunch of great wine bars in Boston—here’s where to find the city’s best