Believe it our not Valentine’s Day has snuck up on us again. If you haven’t got anything planned yet don’t worry we, at St. Andrew’s Village, have been on the hunt for the perfect ideas. If are trying to break out of the normal, fancy dinner traditions, here are a few ideas the whole family will enjoy.
5 Kid-Friendly Valentine’s Day Dates
Learn to Bake
February 8 or 14; $55 per cake or six cupcakes
South Denver’s My Make Studio allows you to decorate your cake and eat it, too. Each of the two V Day–themed classes starts with a lesson in professional decorating.
Learn About Chocolate
February 12; $15 to $17 for kids, $10 to $12 for adults
Denver Botanic Gardens’ blooms are beautiful. But if flowers feel a little clichéd for Valentine’s Day, give yourself (and your inquisitive kiddo) a more engaging present with a workshop about cacao trees and how their beans transform into luscious chocolates. Once you know the backstory, use your newfound knowledge to create your own box of chocolates.
Enjoy Outdoor Antics At Pine Valley Ranch Park
All Month; Free
Less than an hour’s drive from Denver, Pine Valley Ranch Park is an idyllic setting for a winter excursion. Besides the six miles of hiker-only footpaths (we like the 0.8-mile Park View Trail), you’ll find an island featuring a Chinese pagoda, a warming hut complete with a fireplace. Read more…