Aahhh, February. Whether it’s American Heart Month, Black History Month or National Snack Month that motivates you to connect with your special someone doesn’t matter.

But what does matter is finding a few creative ways to celebrate and enjoy some quality time together with your significant other! Thankfully, Pittsburgh boasts plenty of creative winter date night ideas. Here are just a few we think are worth giving a try with the one you love …

Going the Old-Fashioned Route: Explore the Carnegie History Museum

The museum is open daily (except Tuesdays) for exploring, with advanced tickets and special safety measures in place. Be sure to check the museum’s website for added dates for special 21 & Older events after dark.

Make ‘Em Laugh: Comedy Nights through Arcade Comedy Theater

Yes, Live Comedy is still alive and well, even in the Covid-era. Online streaming comedy options now let you laugh together at home! Instead of searching for ways to watch the latest show, just head to Arcade Comedy’s web page or YouTube Live feed. Check out this list of upcoming events, and get ready for live fun!

The Good Life: Spas for Two

Your health, wellness, and peace of mind are essential to a lasting relationship. Treat yourself and your partner to a luxurious and relaxing couple's massage, aromatherapy, yoga, or a skin treatment for a rejuvenating spa day to remember. One to try: Evolve Wellness Spa in the heart of Shadyside.

Brews & Views: Movies at Row House Cinema

If beer and a movie is more your style, check out the adjoined Row House Cinemaand Bierport in Lawrenceville. Pick up some craft brews (where they'll even chill them for you!), and take them to see a film from the week's lineup. To help navigate any closures due to COVID-19, Row House and Bierport are also offering online streaming and curbside delivery.

Creative License: Paint Monkey for the Win

Find your inner artiste at Paint Monkey, Pittsburgh’s locally owned paint studio at The Waterfront. Whether you’re looking to create family fun, private parties, groups, or a romantic evening, this class makes it easy to be a creative genius! Guests are welcome to bring wine, beer, and snacks. Want to keep it cozy at home? Paint Monkey also offers pre-assembled paint kits. Each one includes a pre-sketched 16 x 20” canvas, paints, brushes, a plate for mixing paints, paper towels, and helpful hints.

Searching for something sweet for your sweetheart? Check out our list of Top Chocolatiers and gourmet chocolate shoppes in the ‘Burgh.

Wherever you land, we hope you enjoy your date night!