Forget the same old dinner and a bouquet of flowers. These Valentine’s Day treats will have your sweetie flying high this year as opposed to flying off.

Bird love

Oak Hammock Marsh

Think it’s just humans who woo their intended with dinner, dancing and a romantic serenade? Think again! Birds also feed, dance and primp to capture each other’s fancy.  Join resident naturalist Paula Grieef of Oak Hammock Marsh as she explores the fascinating courtship rituals of these feathered lovers. Tweet.

Bedazzle your beloved

The Fairmont Winnipeg

The Royal Alexandra Suite at The Fairmont Winnipeg, which has played host to royalty and rock stars, is the backdrop for a night of intimate decadence. Limousine transportation, champagne and a 12-course dinner with wine pairing served in your suite sets the mood-and sets you back $5450-for  an unforgettable Valentine’s Day. An included $3000 store credit at historic Birk’s Jewelers adds enduring sparkle to the evening.

Music for lovers

Winnipeg Symphony Valentines Day

Spend Valentine’s Day weekend with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Ravel’s sultry Bolero, a loved one by your side, and music that will score a perfect 10! Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet inspires lovers with the most memorable of all the big romance tunes. And you won’t want to miss two soloists working their two-piano magic in Mozart’s glorious Double Piano Concerto. A  program to set your hearts soaring on a special day!