5 Romantic Things To Do In Charlotte

Valentine’s Day is a wonderful reminder to show your significant other just how much you care about them.  Finding something fun and romantic to do does not have to be difficult. We did a little research and came up with 5 romantic things to do with your spouse or loved one this February 14th.

1. Romantic Horseback Ride

Grab some warm clothes and a blanket or two and go for a romantic horseback ride this Valentine’s Day.  Here is a local spot we found for you.
Anne Springs Close Greenway


1604 21 Bypass Fort Mill, SC 29716 (803) 547-4575
  • Horseback riding and lessons
  • Camping
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Picnics
Visit their site at http://www.ascgreenway.org/

2. Bike ride

Sometimes a fun, casual bike ride is all the soul needs to reconnect with that special someone. Check out the local spot we found that is perfect for a romantic bike ride in Charlotte.
U.S. National Whitewater Center
5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy Charlotte, NC28214 (704) 391-3900
  • Bike rentals and tours
  • Adventure Course
  • Canyon crossing
  • Zip lining
  • Bungee jumping
  • Obstacle Challenge
  • Rock climbing
  • Hiking
Visit site at usnwc.org 

3. Picnic

A picnic is always a classic, romantic thing to do for Valentine’s Day. This year you could add a bit of a twist and do a late picnic and watch the sunset. Here is a great place in Charlotte to have a picnic.
Freedom Park


1900 East Blvd Charlotte, NC 28203 (704) 432-4280

4. “Stay”-cation

Can’t get away for the whole weekend? Try a Stay-cation this year. Find a local hotel or resort and book it just for the two of you! Then, relax and get pampered! Instead of the flights you don’t need, get a couple’s massage! Here are a few local resorts that we researched that will make a great valentines get away for you and your spouse.
Charlotte Marriott City Center


100 W. Trade St. Charlotte, NC 28202 (704) 333-9000
  • Gym
  • Pool
  • Golf
  • Local near by activities: Jet-skiing,
Visit their site at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/cltcc-charlotte-marriott-city-center/ 
The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge


10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy Charlotte, NC 28277 (704) 248-4000
  • Pool
  • Tennis
  • Fine Dining
  • Golf
  • Gym
Visit their site at http://www.starwoodhotels.com/luxury/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1558&EM=EM_YELP_STWD_LISTINGS_LC_1558_NAD_FM 
The Westin


601 South College Street Charlotte, NC 28202 (704) 375-2600
  • Fine Dining
  • Go Green features
  • Massage
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor Lounge with  fire pit
Visit their site at westincharlottehotel.com

5. Dining

Of course dinner is a must on Valentine’s Day. Have a great time with your spouse at one of these great spots.
Georges Brasserie


4620 Piedmont Row Dr Ste 110 Charlotte, NC 28210 (980) 219-7409
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Dessert
  • Specialty cocktails, beer and wine
Visit their site at georgesbrasserie.com 
Carpe Diem
(American Food)
1535 Elizabeth Ave Charlotte, NC 28204 (704) 377-7976
  • Dinner
  • Light meals available
  • Private dining availble
  • Happy hour
Visit their site at carpediemrestaurant.com
Luce Restaurant & Bar


214 N Tryon St Ste J Charlotte, NC 28202 (704) 344-9222
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Dessert
  • Beautiful Atmosphere
Visit their site at conterestaurantgroup.com/luce 

Happy Valentine’s Day from Bulwark! From our family to yours, we hope it is a day filled with lots of romance!

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