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Feel the Love – Valentine’s Day Weekend in Reno Tahoe

How do you like to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Do you prefer to spend the day with your sweetheart, your best pals or maybe enjoying a day to yourself? Is the ideal celebration a spa day or would you rather hike to a secluded mountaintop where the only sounds are birds chirping and the breeze blowing through the pines? Luckily, you have plenty of options when it comes to celebrating Valentine’s Day in Reno Tahoe. Pair this day of love with a long weekend and it’s a recipe for an entire weekend of pampering yourself or someone you love.

Dinner and Dessert

The ROW | Make reservations at Roxy’s, La Strada or Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner.

Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa | Indulge at the Steakhouse or Bistro Napa where both are featuring four-course prix-fixe dinners or eat your heart out at Toucan Charlie’s Buffet Bellini Brunch or Steak and Seafood Dinner.

Peppermill Reno | Love is in the air at Peppermill Reno! Choose between Bimini Steakhouse, CHI, Romanza, Biscotti’s or Oceano for your perfect Valentine’s Day dinner.

Nugget Casino Resort | Anthony’s Chophouse is preparing a special menu featuring your choice of pan-seared bison or petit filet with lobster tail, perfect for pairing with a bottle of wine or glass of champagne.

Grand Sierra Resort | The Grand Sierra Resort is offering Valentine’s dining specials from fine dining to casual fare. Enjoy a meal from Charlie Palmer Steak, Uno Más, Grand Cafe or The Grand Buffet.

The Shore Room | This Mediterranean-inspired restaurant will feature a special Valentine’s Day 3-course prix fixe menu all weekend, Friday-Sunday.

Lone Eagle Grille | Few things are more romantic than dinner at Lake Tahoe. Lone Eagle Grille will be serving a special Valentine’s dinner for two, available in their dining room or get it to go.

Do you prefer to bring the fine dining experience to the comfort of your home? Perren Bakey is offering a delectable, ready-to-cook Valentine’s Day dinner kit, complete with lobster risotto and dessert. Wild River Grille has a special Valentine’s Day dinner special that is available for take-out and includes a rose and champagne in addition to a delicious dinner and dessert.

If skipping straight to dessert is more your style (we don’t blame you!), Mix Bakeshop has a special Valentine’s Day sugar cookie decorating kit that comes with a dozen cookies, buttercream and sprinkles. This is a great option for celebrating Valentine’s Day with your kids! For a truly decadent dessert experience, pre-order a sampling of French desserts from one of Reno’s favorite bakeries, Homage.

Relax with a Spa Day

The Spa at Silver Legacy | Turn Valentine’s Day into an unrivaled relaxation experience with a couple’s massage at Reno’s downtown luxury wellness retreat.

Stillwater Spa & Salon | Enjoy the intimacy of a Stillwater Suite as you’re treated to side-by-side Stillwater massages and the romantic luxury of a candlelit Infinity Aroma-Bath.

Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa | The Chocolate Rasul. Need we say more?

Creative Date and Gift  Ideas

There are plenty of reasons you may want to skip the traditional dinner date this year and opt instead for an outdoor adventure or dinner at home. If a more creative date night is what you have in mind, we have lots of ideas for foodies, art lovers, adrenaline seekers and everything in between.

Finding the perfect gift for that special someone can be overwhelming. Check out our Valentine’s gift guide for gifts from local makers and businesses for anyone on your list.

Need more inspiration? See how local love-birds Laura and Nick Visconti spent their Valentine’s Day in Reno Tahoe.

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