Tired of hearing the infamous question, “What do you want to do today?” Whether you and your partner have been dating for 10 years or for 10 minutes, read below for a few ideas to spice up your weekend! Based on your areas of interest, please contact us, and we can even customize a Romantic Getaway for you! Have a favorite way that you like to explore Arvada’s nightlife? We would love to hear about it.
Start your day with delicious house-roasted coffee or a latte from 5340 Coffee. The staff is incredibly friendly, the atmosphere cozy and the Lavender Milk Tea is one of a kind! Another option is to head to La Patisserie Francaise where you can get a cup of coffee and a delicious, house-made French breakfast! Who doesn’t love the perfect croissant?
Take the time to explore some of Arvada’s free galleries! The Arvada Center, Gallery 1874 and Light Rail Gallery all showcase art from local artists, and the variety is mind-boggling! Each gallery is different, and showcases everything from blown glass to painting to mixed media pieces and MORE! If you’re in the market, you can purchase the art you see at Gallery 1874 and Light Rail Gallery.
Make your own art! Arvada is home to Into the Fire pottery studio, where you can paint your own pottery, and Tracy’s Place, where you can make everything from string art to beaded treasures! Take an hour and create something to keep forever!
Got a pooch? Head to the West Arvada Dog Park for some play time with your furry friend.
If some friendly competition is up your alley, head to one of Arvada’s two disc golf courses! Perfect for a sunny day.
If you feel the need to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, head to Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge. Though it is the smallest wildlife refuge in the United States, Two Ponds is unique. Once you’ve taken 100 steps inside, you feel as though you are in the middle of nowhere! Take in some nature, see some animals, and enjoy your time “away”!
Make sure you don’t miss happy hour at the Arvada Tavern! The oldest speakeasy in the Denver area, the Arvada Tavern
offers a great atmosphere that takes you back to the days when you needed a password to get in! Their unique twist on classic cocktails is sure to please all tastebuds, so don’t leave until you’ve had one!
Looking for a romantic place to grab dinner? Head to Steuben’s Arvada for a more relaxed but delicious feel with classic American fare. Looking for something off the beaten path? 3 Sons Italian Restaurant offers a great romantic atmosphere with delicious, house made authentic Italian food. If you’re looking for something a little fancier, The Butchery is just the thing! Delicious steaks, a wonderful wine menu, and MORE!
**Didn’t get enough and want to spend the night? Arvada has two options! The Arvada Dragonfly offers boutique lodging in beautiful, newly remodeled apartments, or try the Hilton Garden Inn, Arvada’s first hotel that opened in March 2017!
**Remember to check our events calendar to see what else is going on in Arvada when you’re be here!