How To Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day in Yolo County

How To Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day in Yolo County

Whether you’re looking for family and friend-filled fun or a grand romantic gesture, Yolo County has something for everyone this Valentine’s Day. This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday, so we’ve rounded up some diverse ideas that will make your weekend one to remember.

All Things Chocolate

Nothing says romance like wine and chocolate. Venture over to charming Séka Hills for complimentary chocolate items, wine tastings, and the quickest way to your partner’s heart.

What: “All Things Chocolate”
When: February 13thand 14th, 2021
Where: Séka Hills Capay Valley and Brooks tasting rooms

Home Is Where the Heart Is

Planning on staying close to home this year? Patio29 has you covered with artisan to-go cocktail kits that can kickstart fun at the home bar. From a red-hot Raspberry Mule Cocktail Kit to a throwback Bees Knees Cocktail Kit, these custom curiosities will get you in the spirit.

What: Cocktail Kits
When: Available Now
Where: Patio29

Ready to Get Outdoors and Explore?

Venture to the countryside and spend a romantic day at Park Winters strolling through dreamy, early-spring gardens. After your walk, your table will be waiting with freshly cut flowers, plus wine and cheese curated by Turkovich Family Wines. Tickets are required.

What: Valentine’s Day Stroll
When: Come at your leisure between 11am – sunset on Valentine’s Day
Where: Park Winters

Calling All Artists

Plan a colorful Valentine’s Day date by creating your own work of heart. The Davis Downtown Business Association (DDBA) has launched a collective art project titled Heart to Hearts and they’re looking for artists of all ages and skill levels to create hearts as an expression of love for small businesses and our community. 

What: Heart To Hearts Project
When: Submissions accepted from now until February 28
Where: Davis Downtown

All You Need Is Love

Taber Ranch will be serving up heart-shaped pizzas and sweet treats paired with live music at their Tasting Room. The Taylor Chicks play from 1-4pm.

What: The Taylor Chicks at Taber Ranch
When: Open 11am-5pm, Music 1-4pm
Where: Taber Ranch

Bring It

Whether your style is bring-your-own picnic or charcuterie boxes, Great Bear Vineyards will be open for lunch and dinner on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are required.

What: Wine Tasting & Bring-Your-Own-Picnic
When: February 13th and 14th
Where: Great Bear Vineyards

“L” Is for “Love” and “Lavender

Capay Valley Lavender has you covered for that perfect Valentine’s Day gift. The Lavender Lover Collection contains many lovable goodies in one box: lavender sugar cookie mix with a heart-shaped cookie cutter, lemon lavender chocolate bark, 8 oz. of lavender massage oil, 2 oz. lavender hand cream, 2 oz. lavender sugar scrub and a lavender candle.  

What: Lavender Lover Collection
When: Available Now
Where: Capay Valley Lavender

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An Early Valentine’s Treat

If you’re game for a unique Valentine’s Day opportunity, Downtown Woodland is offering online bingo during the early weeks of February.

What: Bingo
When: Now-February 10


Just Need an Unforgettable Gift?

Shop like a local Yolo to win hearts this Valentine’s Day and deliver an authentic treat to your loved one.

Gift “Farm to Fork In A Box” with one of Yolo Boutique’s Valentine’s Day boxes, a gift best delivered during a surprise stay at one of our hotels. For best prices on a special weekend stay check out our lodging specials page

Hotel Winters is offering an “Ultimate Moment of Romance” package beginning with chocolate-covered strawberries and a bottle of champagne upon arrival followed by dinner at Carboni’s Ristorante.

If you’d like to plus up your Valentine’s Day card with the adventure of exploring wine country, a Yolo County Wine Pass is good for six months to the date of purchase and makes a great addition to any envelope.

Plus, many local Woodland restaurants, including Mojo’s Kitchen, Savory Cafe, Father Paddys Public House and Las Brasas Tacos are serving Valentine’s Day menus for the special night.

Whatever you discover, there are a lot of options for Yolo County’s local art scene, restaurants, hotels, shops and outdoor experiences.


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