6 Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day At Lake Oconee

6 Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day At Lake Oconee


1. Make Your Dinner Plans

Surprise your Valentine by making dinner plans as early as possible! There are several wonderful dinner options surrounding Lake Oconee. A few of our favorites include Filet Steak and Seafood, Richard’s Wine Bar, and Da Corrado Ristorante. If you and your Valentine enjoy sipping cocktails alongside a fabulous steak, Filet Steak and Seafood is perfect for your special night. You might even kick-off the week of Valentine’s with a wine tasting at Richard’s Wine Bar. You can keep up with upcoming events on their Facebook page. More of an Italian food connoisseur? Da Corrado Ristorante is now open on Mondays, so beat the crowds and celebrate a day early this year!

2. Catch a Movie at Parkside Main 8

If celebrating another holiday seems too exhausting, then maybe a movie at Parkside Main 8 is the perfect compromise. Grab some popcorn, chocolate and a Coke to share with your Valentine. Then sit back, relax, and enjoy the show!

3. Dine Lakeside at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee

The Chiminea Dining Experience at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee will not disappoint. Treat your Valentine (and yourself!) to a romantic lakefront dinner for two next to a Chiminea bonfire. Reservations for this experience include a private three course meal with various menus to choose from, a chilled Champagne toast, a bottle of red or white wine and dessert of your choice. For reservations call 706-467-7135.

4. Breakfast at Cafe 44

Switch it up this year and enjoy a breakfast date instead of dinner, especially if you and your Valentine live to indulge in delicious coffee and pastries. Open at 7 a.m. Monday - Saturday, Cafe 44 is a cozy spot to spend a slow, relaxing morning.

5. Pick Up The Perfect Gift

Be ready to spoil your Valentine with a unique gift from one of Lake Oconee’s boutiques. Fishtales is a one-stop shop with resort wear, outdoor wear, accessories, and gifts. Pick up a treat for your mom, sister, or a friend, while also shopping for the man in your life. You might also try Paper Soiree for a variety of gift options. For all of you fellas out there, treat your lady to a stunning piece of jewelry from Greensboro Jewelers.

6. Pamper Your Valentine

A girl loves to be pampered and Amy’s Downtown knows just what she needs. Whether you purchase a gift certificate or schedule a spa day, your Valentine will leave Amy’s feeling relaxed and rejuvenated!

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