SPiN and Hotel Package
Feb. 11 – Feb. 20
This unique hotel package doesn’t just include a romantic room for two; it also offers a chance to hone your ping-pong skills. This $299 a night package rate gets you and your partner a king or queen room at Hotel Chicago Downtown, Autograph Collection and an hour of ping-pong time at the Susan Sarandon co-founded social club, SPiN. The last day to reserve the group rate is Feb. 10, and guests can make online reservations at TheHotelChicago.com or Mariott.com.
iLoveKickboxing’s Shred Your Ex
Monday Feb. 13
iLoveKickboxing, a fast-growing fitness franchise, will offer you a chance this Valentine’s Day to punch and kick out some pent-up aggression. At the “Shred Your Ex” event on Feb. 13, members will tape photos to their gym’s kickboxing bags of whomever, or whatever, they want, whether it be an ex spouse, boss, or personal bad habitat, and proceed to punch and kick said target during one of iLoveKickboxing's classes. It’s the perfect opportunity for both a full body workout and a therapy session.
Spa Day at Spavia Lincoln Park
Tuesday Feb. 14
If you’d rather show yourself some love this Valentine’s Day, then check out the specials at Spavia Lincoln Park Feb. 14. Enjoy complimentary champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries while getting pampered by services such as the “Relax Package,” which includes a signature massage and a signature facial.
2121 N. Clybourn Ave. Suite A5
LoveDose at Dose Market
Sunday Feb. 12, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Love Dose is the latest addition to Dose Market’s lineup of special holiday markets, this year’s dedicated to spreading and celebrating love. Starting at 10 a.m., the market will host a wide array of small yet talented businesses such as dome BEAUTY, Kitchfix and Drunken Cherry Bake Shoppe. 25% of Love Dose ticket sales will go directly to Pilot Light, a nonprofit that teaches kids how to cook, how to eat, and how to educate adults about healthy eating. Tickets are $10 online and $12 at the door.
Morgan Manufacturing, 401 N. Morgan St.
Held in local bars, Plant Nite is a brand new experience that mixes socializing with DIY fun. Make it a Valentine’s Day affair by bringing your partner to the event, and create your own custom tabletop garden while enjoying cocktails and snacks. See here for tickets and more information.