Love is in the air! As we near Valentine’s Day, it’s always helpful to have a few different date night ideas in mind. While Valentine’s Day may look and feel a little different this year, there are still plenty of ways to have an exciting and romantic evening with that special someone. If you are looking for ways to mix up date night this year, consider these Chicago date night ideas near The St. Regis.

Embrace the outdoors and check out one of Chicago’s most popular winter activities – ice skating! While there are several Chicago Park District ice skating rinks throughout the city, Maggie Daley Park’s ice skating ribbon is just steps away from The St. Regis. Grab your valentine’s hand and enjoy this local perk with beautiful views of Chicago’s skyline!

Try a new restaurant! While this may be a normal go-to, with coronavirus restrictions and statewide mandates, indoor dining just recently became an option for Chicagoans again. With both indoor dining and patio seating as an option for dining out, your options for trying a new restaurant or returning to a favorite spot are endless. Check out The Gage’s ventilated, heated patio or Tanta Chicago’s heated rooftop for a romantic date night dinner!  

Gogh check out the city’s newest, temporary exhibit at the Germania Club Building in Chicago’s Gold Coast. The Immersive van Gogh Exhibit is in town through May and you do not want to miss it! Experience art like never before and lose yourself in flawless projections animating Vincent van Gogh’s oeuvre with your valentine. Hurry – tickets are selling fast! 

Relax with your loved one at the AIRE Ancient Baths! Located in a restored factory from 1902 in River West, AIRE Chicago offers a unique experience with ancient Roman, Greek, and Ottoman baths. Relax and enjoy the beneficial effects of this one-of-a-kind experience with your special someone. 

Valentine’s Day date night can still exceed your significant other’s expectations this year, so take advantage of the many offerings right outside your door. To learn more, inquire with The Residences at The St. Regis Chicago here.