Valentine’s Day in the City

Check out the special events and meals below to celebrate your love and friendships this Valentine’s Day.



Odyssey Cruises is running a Valentine’s Dinner Cruise on Feb. 10. 14, and 17 and a bottomless mimosa brunch buffet on Feb. 11 and 17. All events include a live band and dance floor. More event details and tickets are available here.

Spirit Cruises is hosting multiple Valentine’s Day-themed events Feb. 14-17.  Enjoy a plated-dinner cruise Feb. 14, 15, 16, a buffet dinner on Feb. 14, Valentine’s lunch on Feb. 16, or mix it up with a Valentine’s bottomless mimosa brunch on Feb. 16 and 17. More event details and tickets are available here.




Back to the 90’s Valentine’s Day Party

What: An immersive 90’s-themed show featuring live performers and DJs.

When: Thursday, Feb. 14, 7-11 p.m.

Where:St. Francis Hall – 1340 Quincy Street NE

Details: Tickets are $79, light appetizers provided and cash bar. For more information and tickets visit the event website.

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Busboys and Poets – Improbable Comedy

What: The Sweet & Sour Valentine’s Day Show with John Poveromo and Franqi French. A celebration of love and a roast of the holiday.

When: Thursday, February 14 at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Busboys and Poets – 235 Carroll Street NW

Details: Early birth tickets are $16 (through Feb. 7); Advance tickets are $18 (Feb. 8-12); tickets are $20 at the door.

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Cupid’s Bar Crawl

What: Bar crawl to celebrate the season of love.

When: Saturday, Feb. 9

Where: Dupont- registration bars are District Anchor and Front Page

Details: $15 early bird tickets, $40 day of event. Bar specials include $2 light beers, $3 rails, $4 Cupid Shots and tickets include a souvenir Cupid’s Bar Crawl mug, free raffles, event pictures. Information and tickets available here.

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Cupid’s Undie Run

What: A charitable, one mile run in Valentine’s themed undies to raise money for the Children’s Tumor Foundation and to raise awareness for neurofibromatosis research.

When: Saturday, Feb. 9, 12 – 4 p.m. – Race begins at 2 p.m.

Where: Penn SocialMeet at at 801 E Street NW (Metro Center & Gallery Place metros)

Details: $40 early registration, $45 after Feb. 4, $50 day of. For more information and to register visit the event website.

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Latin & Ballroom Dance Lessons and Party

What: Dance lessons followed by a dance party – choose your own style of dance or mix and match between Salsa, Foxtrot, Bachata, and Waltz.

When: Thursday, Feb. 14, 7-10 p.m.

Where: DanceSport Dupont Circle – 2201 P Street NW

Details: $35/couple, light snacks provided. For more information and registration visit event website.

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O Street Mansion Dessert & Concert

What: Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals will headline a Valentine’s Day Concert followed by a VIP Meet & Greet Dessert Reception

When: Thursday, Feb. 14, 8-10 p.m.

Where: The Mansion on O Street – 2020 O St NW (Dupont)

Details: More information and tickets ($50-100) available here. Guests are invited to explore the museum’s themed rooms and secret doors, signed guitars, memorabilia, photography, art and much more before the event begins.

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Ozio’s Valentine’s Party

What: Valentine’s-themed party with drink specials; bottle-service available (call ahead).

When: Thursday, Feb. 14, 6-10 p.m.

Where: Ozio – 1813 M Street NW

Details: Dress code is red; event info and tickets available here. Tickets are free for a limited time, $5 early bird, and $10 on event day.




Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse

What: Special menu items including 8 oz Filet Mignon with a butter-poached lobster tail, seared jumbo sea scallop, and grilled asparagus topped with yuzu hollandaise ($49) and for dessert a dark chocolate cheesecake with chocolate dipped strawberries, white chocolate curls, and warm Godiva chocolate sauce ($12.50).

When: Thursday, February 14

Where: Del Frisco’s D.C. – 950 I Street NW, Suite 501

Details: The full menu will also be available, offering signature steaks and seafood as well as the new wagyu collection, all best accompanied by selections from the award-winning wine list.

Cupid’s spirit is alive and well at The Delegate this year. Diners can enjoy a special menu for the holiday from Executive Chef Pernell Morton.

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The Delegate

What: $120 three-course prix fixe dinner for two.

When: Thursday, Feb. 14

Where: The Delegate – 901 L Street NW

Details: Main course options include a petite filet mignon topped with jumbo lump crab and blue cheese crust, served with grilled white asparagus and garlic potato puree, or the pan-seared striped bass with cognac cream capellini. Wine pairings available.
For reservations visit or call 202-567-6645.

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