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You’ll Love These Valentine’s Day Events In NEPA

  • 02/11/2019
  • By Sarah
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Home is where the heart is and that is why we love NEPA so much—because it’s home to all of us! No matter what your Valentine’s Day plans are looking like this week, check out some of these local events. You’ll be sure to find something you love close to home.

Valentine’s Day Activities


Men’s Shopping Night — Sugar Plum Chocolates

Tuesday, February 12 | 4:30 pm – 7 pm
900 Rutter Ave.
Forty-Fort, PA 18704

This event is geared for all of those last-minute shoppers out there. Sugar Plum will be holding their Men’s Shopping Night on February 12th with musical guest Frank Marcinkowski and beer tasting. All purchases of $25 or more will receive a free chocolate rose!

For more information, check out their Facebook event here.

Self Love Yoga — Home Yoga & Barre

Wednesday, February 13 | 7 pm – 8 pm
5 Luzerne Ave.
West Pitston, PA 18643

Celebrate Valentine’s Day eve with some self-love! Miranda is hosting this Level 3 yoga class with live music by DJ Kai-lo. This class is donation-based, and all funds will be donated to Ruth’s Place Women’s Shelter in Wilkes-Barre.

There is no need to preregister, but you can find more information on Facebook.

Clarks Summit Festival of Ice

February 15-17
The Gathering Place: 304 S State St
Clarks Summit, PA 18411

Join in on the 15th annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice “Ice Wars” February 15-17. The event features over 50 ice sculptures, live ice carving demos, a Friday evening parade, live entertainment, horse and carriage rides, and more! There is free parking and plenty of places to eat!

Learn more and view the official festival map and sculpture list on Facebook.

Special V-Day Menus


If one of your true loves is food, you won’t want to miss these Valentine’s Day menus!

Isabella

1140 Hwy 315
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

Isabella’s very own Chef Danny has created a special romantic menu for lunch and dinner this Valentine’s Day! Delicious entrees include King Salmon and Chicken Mattone, and there is nothing sweeter than the sweetheart plate: housemade biscotti, chocolate covered strawberry, and cannoli.

Make your reservation today!

Alter House

926 Lackawanna Trail
Clarks Summit, PA 18411

Alter House in Clarks Summit is now taking reservations for Valentine’s Day! They will be offering Executive Chef Michael Langdon’s full menu of beloved favorite Winter dishes along with exquisitely prepared features exclusively for Valentine’s Day. Entree options include Wood Fire Filet Mignon and Butter Poached Lobster Tail.

Heart-Shaped Pizza

It’s no secret that NEPA is home to great pizza. The only thing that could possibly make it better is to add even more love to it. For Valentine’s Day, plenty of local pizza shops will be offering February 14th-exclusive heart-shaped pizza, Including Januzzi’s.

But don’t wait until the last minute to order yours! Quantities are limited. We recommend placing your order in advance!

Entertainment


Justin Moore — Mohegan Sun Arena

Thursday, February 14 | 7:30 pm
225 Highland Park Blvd
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

If you love country music, Justin Moore and Eric Paslay are performing on Valentine’s Day at the Mohegan Sun Arena.

Learn more about the event and how you can buy tickets here.

Steve Martin And Martin Short: Now You See Them, Soon You Won’t

Friday, February 15 | 8 pm
225 Highland Park Blvd
Wilkes-Barre, PA 19702

Steve Martin and Martin Short, featuring The Steep Canyon Rangers and special guest star Paul Shaffer, are performing at the Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday, February 15. In this special performance, Martin and Short present new material in a variety of musical sketches and conversations.

Learn more about the event here.

Family-Friendly Events


Disney’s DCappella — F.M. Kirby Center

Wednesday, February 13 | 7 pm
71 Public Square
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

71 Public Square
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

Disney’s highly acclaimed a cappella group, DCappella, is making a
stop at the F.M. Kirby Center on Wednesday, February 13, as part of their first ever North American tour. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

Tickets are currently still available. For more information, please visit kirbycenter.org.

Preschool Drawing & Painting | Dietrich Theater

Thursday, February 14 | 10 am – 10:45 am
60 E. Tioga St.
Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Tthe Dietrich Fundraising Committee is sponsoring a free art class for
preschoolers. Participants will be able to paint and draw using a variety of materials, including tempera, watercolors, and pastels. Additionally classes will also be held February 21 and 28 and March 7.

Visit dietrichtheater.com for class information

How are you spending Valentine’s Day? Let us know in the comments!

By Sarah, 02/11/2019 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.

Sarah

Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.

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