VALENTINE'S DAY 2018

Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day with a plus-one, or reclaiming Singles Awareness Day with a group of friends, Georgetown is celebrating all kinds of love this February. 

Check out our full list of Valentine's Day-themed specials and events below, and head wherever Cupid is calling. More will be added throughout the month!

HOTEL & SPA

ValentENO at Four Seasons Hotel / The hotel is setting the stage for a memorable overnight stay with this package available the entire month of February. Upon arrival, you'll find a welcome note and a Valentine's Day-themed amenity. The next morning, wake up to a continental breakfast for two delivered to the room, or savour it in Seasons restaurant. Guests will also receive a USD $50 gift card to the adjacent ENO Wine Bar for use during their visit. Click here for more.

The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel / Create your own love story with a unique couple's treatment offered exclusively from Feb. 9 - 19. The 50 or 80-minute spa experience will take place in a luxurious Four Seasons guest room, with rose petals, candles and the scent of vanilla. The in-room treatment for couples will feature a relaxing foot scrub and full-body massage. The treatment will conclude with two glasses of sparkling wine. Click here for more. 

FOOD & DRINK

Valentine Cocktails at Via Umbria / Join Via Umbria on Jan. 31 or Feb. 13 for an evening of sugar, spice, and cocktails over ice, as a mixologist teaches you how to craft three themed drinks. The class begins at 7:30 pm, and includes an expert demonstration with hands-on experience, recipe cards, and a taste of the drinks made in class. Click here for more.

Drink Pink at Chaia / The neighborhood's favorite taco place is introducing a ginger beetroot latte for the month of February. Pink, creamy and delicious, the warm drink is made with oatmilk. Bonus: Beetroots contain high amounts of nitrate, which can enhance exercise performance, endurance, improve blood flow and reduce inflammation. Also, it's just pretty. Click here for more. 

Couples Cooking Class at Via Umbria / This special edition cooking class on Feb. 7 will include a full four-course menu that combines cooking demonstrations, and rolling up your sleeves. Visiting Chef Simone Proietti-Pesci will teach you how to work together in the kitchen to create a delicious meal that you can easily recreate together. Tickets include two hands-on courses, two demonstration courses, a complimentary glass of prosecco, and the corkage fee waived on any bottles of wine purchased from their Enoteca. Click here for more.

ENO With Love / All month long, ENO Wine Bar is offering a chocolate lovers' elixir to celebrate Valentine’s Day and the month of love. The couples experience is $40 and includes two glasses of sparkling wine, and chocolate fondue served with strawberries, bananas and an orange-zest pound cake. Don't want the decadence to end? Add a flight of colorful heart shaped chocolates with cherry almond, pinot noir and apple pie flavors locally made by Zoe’s Chocolate for $11. Complimentary three-hour valet parking is avaiable at Four Seasons Hotel.

San Valentino Dinner at the Chef's Table / Via Umbria's Chef Liam has created a special Valentine’s menu Feb. 8-10. House favorites will be served, including homemade tagliatelle served in a truffle sauce and beef tenderloin medallions paired with a hazelnut sauce. Chef Liam will join you at the communal table to describe what has been prepared and to answer any questions. Tickets include welcome prosecco, the four-course fixed menu, opetional wine pairings, and the corkage fee wavied on wines purchased in their Enoteca. Click here for more.

Baci Chocolate-Making Class / Join Via Umbria's Bill Menard (aka Billy Wonka) on Feb. 11 as he turns the store into a chocolate factory. Baci, literally meaning kisses, is one of Italy’s most famous and popular candies--a chocolate hazelnut ganache topped with a whole hazelnut and covered in chocolate. Enjoy this hands-on deomonstration, plus Baci to take home! The class begins at 3 pm. Click here for more.

Romance at Ristorante Piccolo / Consistently voted one of the most romantic restaurants in DC, Ristorante Piccolo is offering a four-course Valentine's Day menu on Feb. 14. The $75-per-person reservation includes a champagne toast, plus the ambiance of flickering fireplaces, candelit tables and a strolling violinist. Click here for more.

Prosecco Tasting / Is there anything more romantic than sharing a glass of bubbly (or four) with your loved one? Join Via Umbria on Valentine's Day, when a special visiting expert will guide you through four of Italy’s number one type of sparkling wine. The tasting begins at 7:30 pm and includes four hand-selected wines, with pairings from Chef Liam, plus 10% off all wine and glassware purchased that night. Click here for more.

Movie and a Meal: I Am Love / Join Via Umbria on Feb. 20 for the screening of a drama about a Russian Immigrant who marries into a wealthy Italian family. Enjoy the movie (beginning at 7:30 pm), plus a pasta dinner and glass of wine. Click here for more.

Champagne at Martin's / Parties of four or more will enjoy a bottle of Champagne with dinner. It's Martin's valentine to you. 

Love at Ladurée / Ladurée is offering a special Valentine’s Day evening menu from 6 pm - 8 pm, featuring everything from champagne and petite fours, to smoked salmon, risotto zucchini, chicken breast 'Vol-au-vent', Valentine's Day macarons, and a Declaration d'Amour cake. Call 202-737-0492 for reservations. 

 

RETAIL

& Other (Love) Stories / Enjoy 15% off your purchase at & Other Stores with you mention the code 'Love Stories.' The offer is valid Feb. 9 - 14 and can't be combined with other offers. 

Tween Card Making Class / Send your tweens to Paper Source on Feb. 3 from 11 am - 1 pm for a Valentine card-making workshop. For $25, they'll make five or six Valentines for their favorite classmates, friends and family using stickets, stamps, washi and more. The class is tailored for those 8-14 years old. Click here for more. 

Made With Amour / L’Occitane has collaborated with Rifle Paper Co.’s Creative Director, Anna Bond, to create a collection of limited edition designs to celebrate the beauty of love, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Feb. 8 - 11, sip while you shop their exclusive designs, available for a limited time only. Receive free Rifle Paper Co. gifts, too -- four greeting cards with any $25 purchase, and four greeting cards plus a travel kit with any $65 purchase. #LOVELOCCITANE