Tired of dinner and a movie or mini-golf as a date night standard? Looking for something different for an evening out with your special someone? Well, Montgomery County has many beautiful spots and unique venues where you can try something new and create great memories. Check out our ideas listed here and plan a unique date this summer.
Date Night Canopy Tour
Spring Mountain Adventures
757 Spring Mount Rd., Spring Mount, PA 19478
Get to know each other in a whole new way as you experience the thrills and challenges of a canopy zip line tour at Spring Mountain Adventures. Designed specifically for couples, the tour runs Friday nights beginning at 7 pm. Ride the chair lift to the top of the mountain and enjoy the tour under the leafy canopy as you traverse rope bridges and zip your way down the slope. Get a drink at the Tiki Bar at the base of the mountain or head down the road to the Woodside Lodge for a drink or overnight stay in their charming accommodations. Tours are just $149 per couple. Visit the website (here) for further information and to make reservations.
Bury the Hatchet – King of Prussia
1020 W 8th Ave., King of Prussia, PA 19406
Looking for a double-date idea? Or do you need to work through your differences? Maybe it’s time to bury the hatchet, release some stress and have a great time with another couple. Bury the Hatchet is a unique sporting venue where you learn how to throw a hatchet at a wooden target, practice hitting the bullseye and then compete with another team. Bookings must be made in groups of four Sunday through Thursday and in groups of eight on Friday and Saturdays. Visit burythehatchet.com to see how it’s done and to schedule your 2 hour slot.
Wine & Cheese Tour
Wharton Esherick Museum
1520 Horseshoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355
Picture yourself sitting on the deck of an area artist’s home, sipping wine and nibbling on local cheeses while enjoying the panoramic views of scenic Montgomery County. During select Saturday late afternoons throughout the summer, the Warton Esherick Museum in Malvern is hosting Wine & Cheese Tours. Take in the stunning craftsmanship of the home designed and built by this local, pioneering artist in the early to mid-1900s. Then relax on the deck in this small group setting. A limit of 12 participants per evening makes this a truly special experience. Visit the museum’s website (here) to catch a glimpse of the stunning home and to make reservations.
Sunday Evening Concerts
Temple University Ambler Campus
580 Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
Relax on a blanket with your sweetie amidst beautiful gardens while listening to great music. What a romantic way to finish your weekend! Throughout July and August, Sunday evening concerts return to Temple University Ambler Campus. A mixed line-up of genres provides something for everyone’s taste. Concerts are free and sponsored by Upper Dublin Parks and Rec. department. See the Summer Leisure Guide (available here) for a complete listing of dates and groups.
Painting with a Twist
Various locations countywide
Get really creative as you and your date paint a picture together. Each of you works on your own canvas, but when placed side-by-side, the two halves create a larger cohesive painting. Instructors guide you through the process and make the evening fun and interactive. Choose which class or painting you want to do online when making your reservation. Many studios and classes are available throughout the county area. Visit the website (here) to view painting, dates and locations. And don’t forget to bring the wine!