Dating is not just about a dinner and a movie anymore (although honestly, that can be pretty fun too). It’s an opportunity for adventure, connection and creating memories that last a lifetime.
If you’re looking to break away from the ordinary and infuse excitement into your date nights, here’s a range of fun date ideas that are sure to add a dash of magic to your romantic rendezvous.
Sin City is not just casinos, flashing lights and hotels. If you want to escape the hustle and bustle and explore the more tranquil and romantic spots of the city, there are a few places that are both beautiful and intimate. From the idyllic lake in Sunset Regional Park near Harry Reid National Airport to the arboretum at the University of Las Vegas, these walks allow for conversation and quality time with that special someone.
Ascend to the top of the city’s hotels, greeted by breathtaking views that stretch out beneath a canvas of stars. Take in the stunning views of the city’s neon lights, while sharing a drink (or three) and enjoying delectable appetizers at GhostBar, Inspire, Commonwealth, and more.
As the gentle breeze tousles your hair, the ambiance is intimate, with just the right amount of background music to ignite conversation. This date idea is classic for a reason and these rooftop bars in Vegas certainly help to create lasting memories.
There’s few experiences that are more romantic than going to the movies. As the lights dim and the screen comes to life, you embark on a cinematic adventure with that special someone and you share laughs, gasps and the occasional whispered comment.
Luckily, Vegas is not short of movie theaters that offer comfortable seats, amazing flicks and modern-day blockbusters. From IMAX cinemas to drive-in theaters, going to the movies is a classic date idea that never goes out of style.
If you’re looking for a date idea that’s equal parts romantic, thrilling and oh-so-Vegas, the Las Vegas High Roller is your ticket to an exciting night on the town. You and your date will step into a giant, glitzy wheel that’s like a Ferris Wheel on steroids. As you ascend, the world below transforms into a mesmerizing, neon-lit playground and the city becomes your twinkling wonderland.
You might choose a daytime ride, where the desert sun bathes the landscape in golden hues or you could opt for the nighttime show, where the city’s neon lights burst to life like a technicolor dream. Either way you’re in for a visual feast that’s Instagram-worthy at every turn. What’s more, the slow rotation of the High Roller is the perfect excuse to chat, laugh and maybe even steal a kiss or two with the dazzling Vegas skyline as your backdrop.
Well, when in Vegas, it’s hard not to let your hair down at some of the city’s vibrant clubs. And there are so many options to choose from! There’s Hakkasan, Zouk and Marquee that are dominating the scene if you’re looking for a high-energy environment with music that will make you feel alive! Dress to impress, listen to some of the world’s most successful DJs and get ready to boogie with your partner till the morning light.
For couples seeking something out of the ordinary, there are a few eerie yet thrilling adventures you can discover. Check out Neon City’s most haunted places, where you’ll feel your heart race as you explore the unknown. For those of you that enjoy a good scare, a visit to a haunted site like The Mob Museum and Zak Bagans’ Haunted Museum, can provide an adrenaline rush that’s sure to get your hearts pumping.
So, if you and your date are up for a hair-raising adventure and don’t mind a few ghostly encounters, exploring haunted places can be an unforgettable way to spend your next date. Just make sure to bring a flashlight and maybe a sense of humor—you might need it!
Set to a moving musical score, guests get to sit over a 52.5-foot-wide spherical screen and be swept away by amazing visuals and films that transport you to stunning landscapes. With the use of special effects, it’s a 4-D experience where you’ll also feel the wind, rain and mist as you dip and dive across out-of-this-world scenery. FlyOver is located right next to Hard Rock Café on Las Vegas Boulevard—you can’t miss it. Take your partner by the hand and get ready for the ride of a lifetime!
You are guaranteed to impress your date with this next plan. I mean, a helicopter ride is like a romantic dream taking flight. As you fly over the dazzling Las Vegas Strip, the feeling of weightlessness and the sense of adventure add an exhilarating thrill to your date and you’ll observe famous landmarks such as the Bellagio Fountains and a captivating Eiffel Tower replica, all while you’re tucked closely together.
It’s a date idea that elevates your connection, literally, making it an unforgettable and swoon-worthy experience. What are you waiting for, “get to the choppa”!
Magic shows create a sense of wonder and awe, making for a unique and memorable date idea. It’s a special shared experience where you witness mind-bending tricks and illusions that besides your date, few people would believe or understand.
What’s more, if you’re in the early stages of dating, a magic show can serve as an excellent icebreaker that is full of surprises. And who knows? The magic might weave a spell between you and your partner as well…
Lastly, we have one last date idea for you that’s all about relaxation, pampering and deepening your connection. A couples massage is all about being present with each other as you unwind side by side.
The soothing ambiance, the calming scents and soft music create a serene atmosphere that makes you forget the outside world. It’s your own little oasis of calm. As you leave this 60-minute body massage with Hot Stone, you’ll feel like you’re floating on a cloud, perfect for coninuing your date with a leisurely dinner or a quiet evening together.