With Sweetest Day coming up in less than two weeks, it is time for couples to start thinking of romantic ways to spend the day! We understand the importance of making special time to spend with your significant other and that is why we have rounded up the best ways to celebrate on Saturday, October 21st. From complimentary glasses of champagne to weekend getaways, below is our list of the top Sweetest Day deals and events.
For the classic Chicago romantics
Spend your evening at Chicago’s most romantic restaurant! Geja’s Cafe, 340 W Armitage, will be offering complimentary glasses of bubbles (rose, prosecco, or cava) for guests to enjoy out on the restaurant’s newly renovated patio before or after their dinner reservation. In addition to this, the restaurant will be kicking off the romantic celebrations of the day by opening one hour early at 4PM. For more information or to make your reservation, please call (773) 281-9101 or visit their website.
For the couple looking for some laughs
Add a little humor to your special day and take your significant other to a romantic performance of Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding! This interactive comedy show includes all the fun of a wedding, with even more laughs! At 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21, enjoy a hilarious display of love before a night out on the town with your sweetheart. To purchase tickets, please visit their website.
For the sweethearts looking to celebrate in the suburbs
Take your celebrations outside of the city at El Tapeo Modern Spanish Kitchen, 2100 Spring Rd. In honor of this sweet-filled day, guests dining on October 21st will receive a complimentary dessert of Amaretto soaked almond cake with blackberry puree, lemon mascarpone mousse, citrus tuile, and macerated strawberries. In addition to this, the restaurant will be offering a specialty cocktail, PX Daiquiri (Hamilton’s Navy Strength Rum, Lustau Pedro Ximenez sherry, Lime, and Honey) for $11. For more information or to make your reservation, please visit their website or call 630-828-2044.
For the fright-loving duo
Add a little spook to your Sweetest Day with First Folio Theatre’s World Premiere production of THE MAN-BEAST! Use the special code SWEETEST to receive a buy one ticket, get one free for the 4:00 p.m. performance on Saturday, October 21st only! There is no limit on the number of tickets you can buy. To purchase tickets, please visit their website or call 620-986-8067.
For the twosome in need of some relaxation
Celebrate all the romance with a little relaxation at Massage Envy, the nation’s leading provider in massage and skin care services. Book a couples massage for you and your loved one to enjoy on your special day together at any of the 46 Chicagoland locations.
For the pair looking for an alternative night out
Looking to do something a little out of the box for this “Midwestern Valentine’s Day Knock Off”? Take your significant other to Stage 773, 1225 W Belmont, for the Cupid Has a Heart On’s Special Sweetest Day Show at 8PM on Saturday, October 21st. Tickets to this event are $22.50 per person or $50 for two tickets and a bottle of white wine. To purchase tickets to this performance, please visit their website.
For the lovebirds celebrating with a weekend getaway
Indulge your desires with the Romantic Escape Package at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, 200 N Columbus Drive. Start with a cocktail in THE BAR, maybe a romantic dinner at one of Chicago’s legendary restaurants and then stroll around Millennium Park. Then return to your guestroom for The Chocolate Bar, a homemade assortment of 10 different decadent treats to stimulate your senses. The Chocolate Bar is custom made in our Pastry Kitchen for each guest, but may include Chocolate Covered Strawberries, Brownie Bits, Biscotti, Cannoli or even Hot Chocolate*. This package starts at $189 and can be booked here or 877-782-0116.