Cuffing season is in full swing – impress your sweetheart so they will keep you around…at least until St. Patrick’s Day.
Camelback Market at Vincent’s
Now – early May
Bring cash and arrive early to stake your claim to a private shaded table at this European inspired dog-friendly market. Pop a bottle of champs and add a splash of fresh o.j. to mix up some mimosas then indulge in made-to-order omelets and crepes, authentic panini sandwiches, French pastries, grilled items like shrimp skewers and lamb chops, fresh-made paella, and thin-crust pizzas from a wood-fired pizza oven.
Complimentary parking is available at 3900 East Camelback Road.
930 E. Camelback Rd., Phoenix
3rd Annual Phoenix Pizza Festival
Saturday, November 18
We’re convinced that “pizza” means love in any language. Slices, craft beer stations, and live music make it easy to treat yo’self (and your S.O.)
Margaret T. Hance Park
1134 E. Central Ave., Phoenix
Stuff your face and then make tracks to Cobra Arcade Bar for some sick arcade games – you’ll think you’ve died and gone to pre-teen heaven. Live the fantasy.
Flamenco Por La Vida
Every Saturday. Show starts at 6 p.m.
Can’t afford to travel but want to be transported to another world con tu amor? Take a journey to the south of Spain with dance troupe Flamenco Por La Vida, with the sweet stylings of Spanish music and dramatic dance moves. Best of all, it’s free!
308 N. 2nd Ave., Phoenix
Every Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.
Want to swing your beau around with the best of them? Get into the local swing scene and head to the Fatcat Ballroom. The night begins with an hour of lessons in East Coast Swing, Charleston, and other vintage dances. $7 gets you in.
3131 E. Thunderbird Rd., Phoenix
If you’re looking to grab some grub before you dip your chick, the Salty Sow is nearby with American cuisine and a happy hour from 4:30 – 6:30 every day.
November 15 – January 14
Grab your hot chocolate, comfy sweaters, and cozy up while you ooh and aah over the largest holiday drive-thru light show, synchronized to holiday music. Hit up the food trucks and selfie station to document this date (pic or it didn’t happen).
27701 N. Black Canyon Highway, Phoenix
$29.50 – $34.50 per car
If a casual dinner is what you’re after, pre-game with Pita Jungle (about 2 miles away!)
CitySkate Holiday Ice Rink
November 25 – January 7
Get into the spirit of the holidays when CityScape transforms into a winter dream with a giant Christmas tree smack dab in the middle. The perfect excuse to hold each other tight.
1 E. Washington St., Phoenix