Val, Gal and Pal-entines Day in Albany, Georgia
Posted on 2/8/2019 by Shelby Nichols
Love is in the air this time of year—especially in the Good Life City. From mouthwatering eats and down-right sinful treats to hands-on experiences you’ll never want to forget, grab your val, gal or pal-entine and make plans to #VisitAlbanyGA.
The Bread House: Typically only open for lunch, this Albany hot-spot is breaking with tradition and serving up three seriously impressive dinner entrees as well as Almond Stuffed Bacon Wrapped Dates, Red Velvet Cheesecake and Chocolate Covered Strawberries. Add in their trademark cozy atmosphere as well as a little soft music and it’s sure to be a treat for the senses. $195 per couple, contact The Bread House for reservations, (229) 888-9775.
The Rocket: Everyone’s favorite burger joint, The Rocket, has put together a special menu for the occasion with a value that’s out of this world! Beginning with a bottle of wine, an appetizer and two house salads, followed by a choice between two entrees and the ultimate decision: fried cheesecake or hot fudge brownie, we wonder if sharing is mandatory. $75 per couple, contact The Rocket for reservations, (229) 496-1272.
Thronateeska Heritage Center: Looking for something a little different this year? Thronateeska Heritage Center is taking Valentine’s Day to new heights with a picnic under the planetarium stars. Pack or pick up your favorite treats and discover celestial romances like Perseus and Andromeda as stars swirl overhead. $25 per couple, contact Thronateeska for reservations, (229) 432-6955.
Renaissance Art Café: Paint your own love story at Renaissance Art Café’s “My Valentine Paint and Sip” party--where baes, besties and boyfriends unite in the name of art. Be sure to pick up a bottle of something tasty to enhance your skills. $45 per couple and $25 per person, instructions and supplies included, contact Renaissance Art Café for reservations, (229) 869-3380.
Theatre Albany: Delve into the tenacious, tender-hearted and touching love of family with Theatre Albany’s third show of the season, “Over the River & Through the Woods”--a funny look at intergenerational relationships and how they evolve. Grab a bite prior to the 7:30 show time for a classic date night. Other dates and times available, contact Theatre Albany for tickets, TheatreAlbany.com
Smallcakes: A Cupcakery: Prefer to Netflix and chill? Ditch the flowers and pick up a dozen of the always delicious Smallcakes Albany cupcakes. Or host a Galentine’s party with a super sassy “Love Stinks” box, complete with a few “#single” cakes. Prices vary depending on quantity, contact Smallcakes: A Cupcakery to place orders, (229) 420-9700.
No matter your relationship status this Valentine’s Day, we encourage you to love the ones you love with a trip to #sowega’s Good Life City, Albany, Georgia.