Neighborhood Romance 17

SPEND VALENTINE’S DAY WITH YOUR SWEETHEART AT THESE LOCAL FAVORITES

8:00AM

Breakfast at Press Coffee

If love were a latte, then the drinks at Press Coffee would be a whirlwind romance. Beautiful, bold, steamy and decadent down to the very last drop, every sip will make you fall even more in love. Ask for a frothy heart-shaped design to top your latte or cappuccino for an added touch of romance. Enjoyed with one of the shops sweet pastries, it’s the perfect way to prepare for a day of romance. PressCoffee.com

10:00AM

Mid-Morning Massage at Hand & Stone

Spend some quality time pampering with your partner at Hand & Stone with one of their Valentine’s Day specials (running February 10-19) like the relaxing Couples Retreat Massage with complimentary aromatherapy. Then set your loved one up with the gift that keeps on giving: a month-to-month membership with a waived enrollment fee and no payment due for 30 days after you sign up, or the spa’s special year of massage therapy offer. HandAndStone.com

1:00PM

Afternoon Renewal at Cielo Aesthetics & Wellness

More indulgent than a box of chocolates, treat your Valentine to a decadent Raspberry White Chocolate facial or a much-coveted aesthetic procedure from Cielo Aesthetics & Wellness. All can be purchased with a gift certificate, and for the month of February, they will be discounted 15 percent when you buy one of a $50 value or more. Also receive 10 percent off of lip filler treatments, a free LipSmart Treatment and 15 percent off skin care products during February. CieloAesthetics.com

5:00PM

Dinner at Cuisine & Wine

Since Paris is the city of love, it’s only fitting to spend Valentine’s evening savoring exquisite French cuisine with your amour. The Buschtetz family will be curating a specially designed menu by French Chef Fabrice Buschtetz with carefully chosen wine pairings, creating the ultimate recipe for romance. Featured items from the fixed menu include a beautiful Roasted Cod paired with Whispering Angel, a Cotes de Provence 2015 rosé and Angus Beef Filet Mignon paired with Atlas Peak, a Napa Valley 2006 claret, among others. CuisineAndWineBistro.com

7:00PM

Movie at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

After dinner, head to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema for a movie. Special for Valentine’s Day, they will be showing the classic romantic comedy, The Princess Bride. Snuggle up with your sweetheart while sipping one of the Cinema’s signature cocktails and become entranced in the heartwarming tale of the two star-crossed lovers as they brave a trove of trials and challenges to be together again. A perfect showcase of romance for the holiday. Drafthouse.com

9:00PM

Show at Chandler Center for the Arts

Keep the romance going well into the week by surprising your loved one with tickets to the California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio performance at the Chandler Center for the Arts on Friday, February 17. Surround yourself with the smooth sounds of the bands’ eclectic intersection of rock, jazz and classical music. Both performances are sure to remind you of the heart-racing romance of Valentine’s Day. ChandlerCenter.org

10:00PM

Late Night Wine & Chocolate from d’Vine Gourmet

For a sweet finish to the evening, pick-up some heavenly chocolate confections and bubbly from d’Vine Gourment, Chandler’s premier wine and gift basket shop. Toast your love with a cool, sparkling glass of their crisp Champagne, sweet Prosecco or brut Cuvee and pair with their handmade caramels, creamy truffles or chocolate dipped pretzels to make for a deliciously decadent dessert. Or, surprise your honey with a delectable collection of locally made goodies in a sweetheart-themed gift basket. DVineGourmet.com

All Day

A Blissful Getaway at the Sheraton 
Grand Wild Horse Pass

Take a staycation with your sweetheart at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass—a beautifully-designed 500-room resort. Experience serenity and sanctuary at the award-winning Aji Spa before heading to Kai, the resort’s signature Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond restaurant, for a romantic dining experience like no other. The restaurant’s spectacular seven-course Valentine’s Day tasting menu with sommelier selected wine pairings is the epitome of elegance and indulgence. Both experiences are sure to leave you very much in love. WildHorsePassResort.com

All Day

A Romantic Retreat the Omni Scottsdale 
Resort & Spa at Montelucia

Get caught up in the passion and romance of Spain with a stay at the Omni Scottsdale. The love affair begins the moment you step into one of the resort’s luxurious rooms, where a chilled bottle of Chandon sparkling wine awaits you as part of their Retreat to Romance package, which also includes a romantic evening turndown service. After freshening up, take a leisurely stroll to Joya Spa to experience one of their spa specials like the Mi Amor Couples Massage. Then head to Prado for dinner, where an indulgent prix-fixe Valentine’s Day menu is sure to delight, and the decadent “Midnight Kiss” dessert spells Spanish romance. OmniHotels.com