Winter is known to be the most romantic time of year! It’s the perfect time to trade in the long, summer date nights out in the sun, for some time indoors, all cuddled up together by the fire. Get ready to spend the holiday season cozying up by the fire with your significant other with these 10 winter date night ideas! Hand holding, cuddling, and flirting are included!
1. Ice Skating
Bundle up in your favorite sweater and cardigan and get ready for a night full of ice skating! Ice skating is such a fun and romantic date night idea, as you can hold hands and skate the night away together. Whether you go to an indoor hockey rink or an outdoor rink, you are bound to have an amazing night with your significant other! After skating, grab some dinner and hot chocolate, and cuddle up by the fire together. Take a cute pic before the night ends!
2. Go To A Hockey Game
Get ready for a night out at a hockey game to cheer on your team! Hockey is such a fun sport to watch, whether you are a fan or not. You can get dressed up in a cute winter outfit and cheer on your team with your significant other. If there isn’t a hockey game in town, plan to go to a basketball game instead!
3. Go Skiing, Snowboarding, Sledding, Etc.
Get outdoors with your significant other and spend the day skiing, snowboarding or sledding! Head out to your local mountains for a day of fun in the snow. After, grab some dinner and dessert, and cuddle up by the fire or in the hot tub! This will make the perfect winter day with your love!
4. Bake Christmas Cookies
Grab your aprons and get ready to spend the night baking Christmas cookies together! Bake some of your favorites, like gingerbread cookies, sugar cookies, and snickerdoodle cookies. Be sure to decorate the cookies with some frosting and sprinkles! Enjoy the cookies with some hot chocolate and a movie after to make for the perfect night.
5. Christmas Movie Marathon
Sometimes movie nights make for the best date ideas. Cuddle up on the couch together and get ready for a night filled with Christmas movies! Watch some of the classics like Elf, The Grinch and Polar Express. Don’t forget some popcorn and coffee!
6. Drive Around And Look At Christmas Lights
Get in the car, blast some Christmas music, and drive around town looking at Christmas lights. If it isn’t too cold out, walk around different neighborhoods and check out the lights. If not, stay in the car and drive around town. Take pictures of you and your significant other in front of some of your favorite houses all decked out!
7. Have A Bonfire
Spend some quality time with your significant other out by the fire! Make some s’mores, eat some cookies and drink lots of hot chocolate to stay warm. If it’s too cold outside, bring the bonfire inside to your fire place!
8. Watch The Nutcracker Or Another Christmas Themed Show
Most men won’t be down for this date, but hey, it’s worth a shot planning! Get tickets to the Nutcracker or any other Christmas themed musical and tell him it’s what you want to do for date night. Get all dressed up, go to dinner and spend the night watching the musical. You are both bound to get in the Christmas spirit! Your man might not be excited, but he will probably end up loving the night by the end of it!
9. Rent A Cabin In The Mountains For The Night
Plan a romantic night out in the mountains by renting a cabin for the night, or even the weekend. Spend the day out in the snow, and then head back to the cabin for some dinner, movies and lots of cuddles! This is bound to be the perfect little winter getaway with your love! This is one of the best winter date night ideas!
10. Cuddle Up By The Fire With Hot Chocolate And Movies
When the weather is just too cold outside, plan a cute night in to cuddle up by the fire, drink some hot chocolate and watch Christmas movies. This is such a simple date night, yet is always so much fun and the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time together! This will always make for a great date night!