Love is in the Air! 14 Valentine’s Day Events to Enjoy in Montgomery County

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Looking for some fun ways to enjoy Valentine’s weekend in Montgomery County with your significant other, friends, or family? Have a look at the various events and activities available thanks to the Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board.

Valentine’s Day Brunch at Elmwood Park Zoo


Love is in the air— Share a romantic Valentine’s Brunch with your significant other in our Canopy Gardens Hall, complete with an animal meet and greet!

Guests who would prefer some quality alone time to enjoy their brunch can send their children (ages 4+) to our fun and educational animal workshop.

There are three brunch sessions each day: 10:00 AM, 11:15 AM, and 12:30 PM. Space is limited for this event, so please register early and arrive on time.

Your ticket includes brunch, admission to the zoo, and an animal greet.

Farm Animal Friends at Rose Bridge Farm


Spend a fun evening at the farm loving on the rescued baby goats, bunnies, and piglets with your special someone!

After spending time with the animals, you head on up to the studio to make organic soy candles, bath salts, and scrubs out of dried flowers and essential oils, as well as planting succulents to take back home.

The event is on Valentine’s Day only and runs from 6:30 – 8:00 PM, and is for adults only.

Romance on the Rails at Colebrookdale Railroad


Enjoy a romantic dinner this Valentine’s Day aboard a 1920’s era train as you enjoy a peaceful ride through the Secret Valley.

If you aren’t interested in dining options but just looking for a ride, you can grab first-class accommodations in the Parlor Car which includes complimentary beverages and a dessert.

Fares range depending upon which car you choose, as well as whether you are an adult, child, senior, or toddler passenger. All ticketed passengers will receive complimentary chocolates and flowers for Valentine’s Day.

Departures begin on Saturday and run through Monday, with the departure time being 6:00 PM.

Succulents & Sweets at Floral & Hardy and Blossom Café


Craft your own succulent container at this cute DIY succulent bar with various Valentine’s Day-themed toppings! It’s the perfect gift for that special someone.

While you’re there, enjoy the various treats from the Blossom Café including specialty tea and coffee as well as freshly baked goods.

Anyone wishing to take part is asked to RSVP here.

The event runs from Friday through Sunday and people are welcome to stop by anytime from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Valentine Love Shack at Blossom Café


Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your friends, family, or partner at the Blossom Café where you can snap a heartfelt photo together at the Love Shack.

If you’re feeling thirsty, you can build your own latte or enjoy various hot chocolate specials like Nutella or salted caramel. Chow down on quiche, ricotta toast, and flowerpot muffins.

The free event will continue to run until February 13 and is available from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

A Winter Getaway with Make it Montco

King of Prussia

Enjoy a well-deserved vacation to Valley Forge and Montgomery County this winter through the Make It Montco Experience.

With Make It Montco, you’ll enjoy savings at over 30+ hotels. Download the Visit Valley Forge App to access the Savings Booklet to earn more discounts at businesses in the area.

Check-in during Valentine’s weekend for some great deals.

Valentine’s Day Dining in Montgomery County

Valley Forge and Montco have some of the most amazing dining options available in the region, perfect for a Valentine’s Day meal.

Whether you’re looking for coffee shops, bakeries, sushi bars, Indian cuisine, Mexican restaurants, fine dining, or anything in between, you can find it here.

There’s something to satisfy everyone in Valley Forge and Montco, so scroll through the dining area guides and take your pick.

All Day Play at Arnold’s Family Fun Center


Enjoy some good old-fashioned fun at Arnold’s this Valentine’s and enjoy activities like laser tag, bowling, and mini-golf!

The adult package is $29.99 and includes a high ropes course, laser tag, mini-golf, bumper cars, and bowling. The kids’ package (for ages 6 and under) is the same price and includes a junior ropes course, kiddie bounce, mini-golf, bowling, taxi jet, and much more.

The event runs from February 13 through February 14.

Wine & Chocolate at Stone and Key Cellars

Montgomeryville, Ambler

What could be more in the spirit of Valentine’s Day than enjoying some wine and chocolate?

For $19 per pairing, you will receive a flight of 4 curated Stone & Key Cellars wines paired with 4 yummy Asher’s Chocolates.

The event will be available until February 14 any time the winery is open. Anyone is free to walk in or book in advance online.

Explore 96 Miles of Trails in Montgomery County

Montgomery County

If you’re looking to spend some time outdoors this weekend, what better way to do so than to go hiking on one of the many trails that crisscross Montgomery County.

From the Chester Valley Trail to the Perkiomen Trail, or the Schuylkill River Trail (rated the “Best Urban Trail” by USA Today) there are many to choose from.

Enjoy the beauty of Montco and Valley Forge this Valentine’s Day by checking out these trails nearby!

Visit a Museum in Montgomery County

Montgomery County

There’s a rich history of museums and cultural tradition in the area, making it the perfect place to visit the local museums this Valentine’s Day.

There’s the historic Museum of the American Revolution for history buffs, or for more artsy types you can stop by the Berman Museum of Art.

For individual times and openings, visit each museum’s homepage.

Murder Mystery Night at Pennypack Mill


For a salacious night full of drama and fun, visit the Pennypack Mill and watch a murder mystery show unfold!

A buffet dinner is included with the ticket as well as a complimentary glass of wine or beer, depending upon your preference. You are free to bring your own drinks as well.

Tickets cost $60 per person. The event is on February 19 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.

Axe Throwing at Bury the Hatchet

King of Prussia

Experience the thrill of axe throwing this Valentine’s Day with friends or your significant other and enjoy some friendly competition!

Learn how to throw an axe from trained Axe Masters before playing multiple 1 on 1 games against others in your party.

One-hour sessions start at $30 per person. You must be 16 years or older to play.

Try to Escape at Amazing Escape Room

King of Prussia

Give your brain a workout this Valentine’s weekend by trying out an escape room with your favorite friend or loved one!

There are three different special escape rooms available to choose from: The Illusionist, The Pirate Ship, and The Submarine Ship. You have 60 minutes to escape from each.

The Amazing Escape Room is open from Wednesday to Sunday. For special weekday events (Monday through Tuesday), they should be contacted directly.

Make sure to book your spot at the Amazing Escape Room to enjoy these fun puzzles!

Find these and other great winter events at the Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board here.