Valentine's Day 2013 Date Ideas in Central Oklahoma - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

Valentine's Day 2013 Date Ideas in Central Oklahoma

Posted by Katie Puckett on 01/31/2013

Valentine's Day is coming up on February 14! From romantic B&Bs to family-friendly entertainment, take a look at our list of a variety of events and ideas of things to do all over the 12 central counties of Oklahoma, known as Frontier Country.


Through February 16
Lyric Theatre presents: Some Enchanted Evening - Lyric’s Plaza Theatre, Oklahoma City
Rediscover the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein in SOME ENCHANTED EVENING. This delightful production features songs from some of the greatest musicals of all time like THE SOUND OF MUSIC, CINDERELLA, OKLAHOMA! and many more. You’re guaranteed to leave the theatre smiling! For more information and tickets:

February 2
Firehouse Art Center's Chocolate Festival - NCED, Norman
From 10:30 to 2 p.m. enjoy delicious treats from a variety of restaurants, shops and bakeries. The annual Chocolate Festival is held at Norman's National Center for Employee Development (NCED). For more information and tickets: 

February 8-10
An Affair of the Heart - State Fair Park, Oklahoma City
An Affair of the Heart is one of the largest shows of its kind. Shop thousands of exhibitors showcasing clothing, jewelry, custom gifts, home decor, crafts and much more. Admission is $7 and covers all three days of the show. For more information: 405-632-2652,

February 8-March 2
Dean Martin's That's Amore - Yellow Rose Dinner Theatre, Moore
Join Yellow Rose for a special Valentine's menu and Dean Martin show complete with music, comedy, dancing and special guests. Limited seating available, call for more details and reservations. For more information: 405-793-7779,

February 9
Yukon Chocolate Festival - Robertson Activity Center, Yukon
Yukon’s annual Chocolate Festival will be sure to satisfy those with a sweet tooth. Over 20 local volunteers and businesses will offer their chocolate delights. A silent auction will also feature chocolate creations. Event proceeds benefit special projects for Friends of the Park and Ladies Library Club. Admission is $8 and includes 6 tastes. From 1 to 3 p.m. For more information: 405-350-8937, 

February 14
Valentine’s Dinner and Ballet - OCCC and OCCC Bruce Owen Theater, Oklahoma City
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with dinner and the ballet at OCCC. Oklahoma City Civic Center’s resident dance company, the Oklahoma City Ballet, will produce a special program. Dinner will begin at 6 p.m. with a banquet-style served meal and musical entertainment by Miss Brown to You in the College Union. After dinner, guests will take their seats in the OCCC Bruce Owen Theater as the ballet will begin at 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices for dinner and the ballet are $55 per person. For more information: 405-682-7579,

February 14-15
A River Romance Valentine's Day Cruise - Meridian Landing on the Oklahoma River, Oklahoma City
Enjoy a Valentine’s Cruise with Oklahoma River Cruises from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on the Oklahoma River. Cost is $30 per person with desserts and champagne. Cruises are climate-controlled. For more information: 405-702-7755,

February 14
Valentine's Dinner and Dance - National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City
The National Cowboy Museum's Dining on Persimmon Hill Restaurant invites guests to enjoy the annual Valentine's buffet dinner and dancing in the lovely Sam Noble Special Events Center from 6 to 10 p.m. The Museum galleries will be open for viewing. Reservations are required. For more information: 405-478-2250 ext. 281,

February 14-16
Valentine Cabaret - Oklahoma Christian Recital Hall, Edmond
The Oklahoma Christian Annual Valentine Cabaret Dinner & Show at 6 p.m. For more information: 405-425-5530,

February 15
Eli Young Band - Grand Casino, Shawnee
See Eli Young Band at Shawnee's Grand Casino at 7 p.m. Tickets are $34-69. For more information: 405-964-7777,

Getaways and Date Ideas:

The Tatanka Ranch, Stroud
Escape the city and enjoy a weekend away at the Tatanka Ranch in Stroud. Stay in a cozy cabin without sacrificing all of the modern conveniences. Relax in the lodge or have fun with activities like horseback riding, ATVing, fishing, scenic trails and more. For more information: 918-368-3351,

StableRide Winery, Stroud
Located on historic Route 66, StableRidge Windery is an experience in itself. Enjoy a variety of delicious Oklahoma-made wines in StableRidge’s wonderful Tasting Room and order a cheese and cracker appetizer tray to go with your wine. For more information: 918-968-2568,

Bricktown, Oklahoma City
Have a romantic time in Bricktown by dining at Mickey Mantle’s Steakhouse or Nonna’s then see a movie or rie along the Bricktown Canal in a Water Taxi. Or have a night on the town with a wine tasting at Put A Cork In It and bowling at RedPin Bowling Lounge. For more information:

Try your luck at Riverwind Casino on Feb. 14 for the a fun date night with the $60,000 Love to Win promotion. Take in a concert at the Showplace Theatre, then stay in the luxurious Riverwind Hotel. The Montford Inn & Cottages also provides a quiet, cozy and relaxing stay in Norman. For more information: 

Enjoy Edmond’s downtown district with unique shops and restaurants and stay the Arcadian Inn B&B for a relaxing night. The Inn is known for their amazing breakfasts! For more information:

Guthrie is known as the “Bed & Breakfast Capital” of Oklahoma! Choose from one of many distinct and elegant bed and breakfast inns, cottages, and downtown suites in historic downtown Guthrie. Browse antique shops and take a trolley ride through downtown. For more information: or

Visit the CALENDAR section of our website to see a complete list of February events or visit the DO section of our website to explore more attractions all over central Oklahoma.