It's Valentine's Day!.

Didn’t make any dinner reservations for tonight? Don’t want to mingle with the crowd? Don’t worry - we’ve got you covered for some of the best alternative date activities you could do around your community tonight or this weekend. Spend the day with your significant other and make wonderful memories that’ll last a lifetime. 

Mayfield Village
Claireville Conservation

Venture out on an easy wintry hiking date through this gem in Brampton this weekend. With 848 acres of natural and forested area, this passive conservation area is the largest natural setting for the preservation of local wildlife and natural landscape. Watch birds, horseback ride with Claireville Ranch, or simply enjoy a nice stroll with your loved one.

Simcoe Landing
Georgina Arts Centre and Gallery

Take a workshop or explore the range of cultural art rooted in Canadian history, including a large collection from the Inuit community. Create a masterpiece or simply experiment with different mediums. There’s also an in-house permanent collection of over 530 original works of art.

JoJo’s Crepe Café

For a more low-key date night, cozy up with a range of gourmet sweet and savoury crepes paired with top-notch lattes; JoJo’s Crepe Café is a refreshingly unique family-owned restaurant with some of the best customer service around. Boasting a whopping 4.7 stars on Google reviews, JoJo’s Café is a secret no more.

New Seaton
OpenStudio Art Café

A renowned espresso bar and art studio in Pickering, there’s plenty of ways to make your experience one for the photo albums. Try out life drawing as the artist or subject. Art and music events begin at 7pm on some evenings. There are also handmade gifts for special occasions. 


Explore a loftlike lounge and patio paired elegantly with Mediterranean dining and ambiance to match. Complete with some of the city’s most dynamic DJs, it’s an unmatched experience that’s sure to knock your socks off. Enjoy some scrumptious dishes and dance the night away with your sweetheart.