Love is in the air this weekend and if you’re looking for something to do with your significant other or gal pals then look no further! Here’s a list of the top ten FREE things to do this Valentine’s Day weekend in Boston.
1. Love At First Flight
Skip the usual Valentine’s Day plans and join Short Path Distillery for Love at First Flight. You’ll find an abundance of love, and cocktail flights, in the air. Whether you’re single, taken or married, everyone loves a good drink. There will be 3 new Valentine’s themed cocktail flights, an interacting roaming magician, chocolates and the best playlist. Admission to this event is FREE.
When: Friday February 14th 5:00pm – 11:00pm
Where: Short Path Distillery, 71 Kelvin St., Everett
2. Valentine’s Day at Hennessy’s
No matter your relationship status, come celebrate Valentine’s Day at Hennessy’s! There will be live music, tastings, and giveaways with Absolute Vodka and their new juice drink. Bring a date and stop by because admission to this event is FREE.
When: Friday February 14th 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Hennessy’s, 25 Union Street, Boston
3. Sex And The City Galentine’s Brunch
If you and your friends are Sex in the City super fans, get ready for City Tap House’s Sex in the City Galentine’s Brunch! There will be a live DJ playing the best of the 90s and 2000s, decadent brunch with dessert specials like a Carrie Cupcake, mimosa bar, cosmos and a NYC themed photo booth! Grab your girls because you don’t want to miss this. Admission to this event is FREE.
When: Saturday February 15th 11:00am – 3:00pm
Where: City Tap House, 10 Boston Wharf Road, Boston
4. Be Mine: Longest Kiss Contest & Swing Dance
Can your love, or kiss, stand the test of time? Bring your date to Faneuil Hall this Saturday to see if you and your partner can hold the longest kiss in Boston! The last couple standing wins an amazing prize pack from Faneuil Hall vendors. Enjoy live swing music throughout the contest and then learn to swing with instructors from Boston Swing Central. Participation in this event is FREE.
When: Saturday February 15th 1:00pm – 3:30pm
Where: Faneuil Hall Marketplace, 4 S Market St., Boston
5. Bukowski Tavern Cambridge Hosts Annual ‘F**k Valentine’s Day’ Party
Bukowski Tavern in Cambridge is giving the middle finger to Valentine’s Day to celebrate what they think is the stupidest holiday on earth. Locals are invited to tell their best stories, love related or not, Boston comedian Steve Sweeney will be the MC for the night. The rest of the evening will be centered around eating and drinking your feelings, getting bitter with the Buckowski family and taping pictures of exes to pinatas! Admission into this party is FREE.
When: Friday February 14th 8:00pm – 10:00pm
Where: Buckowski Tavern, 1281 Cambridge St., Cambridge
6. Valentine’s Day Party
Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year, celebrate with your sweetheart at Howl at the Moon’s Valentine’s Day Party! There will be drink specials, giveaways, date night packages, live music and more. Text ‘CHEERS’ to 31996 to win a party for you and your friends!
When: Friday February 14th 4:00pm – 11:00pm
Where: Howl at the Moon, 184 High St., Boston
7. Valentine’s Day Warm Fuzzies
City Tap House wants to celebrate your relationship for still being together in the new year with their Valentine’s Day Warm Fuzzies event! There will be dinner specials all night long, specialty cocktails, and complimentary dessert with any reservation. This is the perfect spot to celebrate your romance and admission is FREE.
When: Friday February 14th 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Where: City Tap House, 10 Boston Wharf Rd., Boston
8. Valentine’s Day Festivus
Tired of the commercialism that Valentine’s Day has become? Then celebrate with CultureHouse at their Valentine’s Day Festivus! There will be a vegetarian potluck, a Valentine’s Day card making station, board games, and more. Come hungry and bring your favorite dish because this event is FREE.
When: Saturday February 15th 12:30pm – 3:00pm
Where: CultureHouse, 500 Kendall St., Cambridge
9. Galetnine’s Day Brunch At Coppersmith
Get your girls together and head to Coppersmith for their Galentine’s Day Brunch! They will be showing fun, girly movies like Legally Blonde and Mean Girls. There will be avocado toast, bacon egg and cheese spring rolls, bacon pancake sticks, and more! Coppersmith will also have a DIY mimosa bar, blueberry cosmos, and peach blossom sangria. Admission to this event is FREE.
When: Saturday February 15th 11:00am – 3:00pm
Where: Coppersmith, 40 W 3rd St., Boston
10. Valentine’s Day Party
Bring your Valentine or get your gal pals together for an evening of cocktails and dancing at the Polish Club in Boston’s Valentine’s Day Party! There will be music all night by DJ Kaz. Put on your dancing shoes because admission to this party is FREE.
When: Friday February 14th 7:00pm – 1:00am
Where: Polish American Citizen Club, 82 Boston St., Dorchester