It’s tough out there this year. The recession is affecting just about everbody. But, that doesn’t mean that you can’t still celebrate that special someone in your life. This year, forgoe the expensive Napa Valley hotel, the Carmel bed and breakfast or pricey night out in San Francisco. Livermore Valley wine country is an affordable option for your romantic getaway or day outing.
Here are a couple of great ideas or click here for a full list of special events in Tri-Valley and Livermore Valley Wine Country. http://trivalleycvb.com/static/index.cfm?contentID=40
Poppy Ridge Golf Course February 15- “Red Hot”
9-Holes and elegant Valentine’s Champagne Dinner! $75/person. Visit www.poppyridgegolf.com for more information.
Valentine’s Day at Wente Vineyards
Location: The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards
Admission: $95 per person or $135 per person if paired with wines. Celebrate your love with a specially prepared five course menu for $95 a person. Upgrade this menu and have it pair with wine to compliment every bite for $135 per person. Call (925) 456-2450 to make reservations.
Red Feather Winery Valentine’s Dinner!
Location: Red Feather Winery, 5700 Greenville Rd., Livermore, CA
Enjoy a romantic night in our barrel room with your sweetie and dance the night away.
Sorry, we can only accept 20 couples :( Please RSVP & pre-pay with Connie
Four Points by Sheraton: Lose Yourself in our Perfect Getaway
Overnight Stay (King Room)
$50.00 Coupon for Dinner in FAZ Restaurant
Complimentary Bottle of Wine with Two Signature Wine Glasses
• Breakfast for Two
• Late checkout
Only $149! Add an additional night, for $60.00
Call (925)460-8800 or (888)627-8072 Four Points by Sheraton
Shrine Event Center Dine at the Shrine with your Valentine!
Times: 6 p.m. Social Hour, 7 p.m. Dinner
Location: Aahmes Shrine Event Center, 170 Lindbergh Ave., Livermore, Ca. 94551
Admission: $150.00 per couple. Cocktail attire.
Treat your “Valentine” to a spectacular 5 course meal prepared by Patrick Farjas, a “Maitre Cuisinier De France” (Master Chef of France). This first class event includes complimentary champagne. Our No Host Bar offers soft drinks, mixed drinks, and special wines. Please join us for a memorable Valentine’s Celebration. Reservation deadline is February 11th. Call (925)373-4880.
Certified Executive Chef Joe Rodrigues: Wine Taster Dinner at the Elliston Vineyards on Saturday, February 14 at 6: 30pm.
Bring your sweetheart and dine with us in turn- of-the-century fashion in this stately 17-room stone
mansion built in 1890. You and your guests will be greeted w’ith champagne and hors d’ oeuvres as you
take a self-guided tour of the first two floors of the mansion and grounds. Enjoy an intimate dinner for
two or choose from one of our many private rooms for groups from 6 to 20 guests.
The evening begins at 6:30pm with a champagne. Reception and dinner follows at 7 :00p.m. Cost is $85
per person plus gratuity and tax. Reservations are required.
Please contact Elliston at (925) 862-2377 or email@example.com to reserve your space today!
Valentine’s Day Chocolate & Wine and Crooked Vine Winery
Times: Saturday, 11am-5pm, Sunday 12noon-5pm
Location: 4948 Tesla Road, Livermore, CA 94550
Phone: (925) 449-0458
Admission: $10, $5 with wine club membership; includes valentine’s wine glass
Treat yourself and your Sweetheart to chocolate, port & wine pairings, champagne, flowers, music, romance and fun at Crooked Vine and Stony Ridge Winery. Food and gift items available for purchase.
Stacey’s at Waterford Valentines Day Dinner
Stacey’s at Waterford is now accepting reservations for Valentine’s Day. Dancing from 10pm – 1 am at Stacey’s After Hours. Click here for more info and menu www.eatatstaceys.com/staceys-waterford/event_info.php?id=49&keywords=Valentine’s_Day
Valentine’s Dinner with Live Violinist at Garré Winery
Friday February 13 & Saturday February 14
Enjoy a four course gourmet meal prepared especially for this romantic evening by Garré’s award-winning Executive Chef Ty Turner, along with the elegant sounds of a live violinist in private concert. Evening includes champagne served with the appetizer course and a glass of Red Velvet port served with dessert. Menu includes appetizers, choice of salad, choice of entrée and a shared dessert. Each lady will also receive a beautiful single rose. Seatings at 6:00pm & 8:30pm. $125++ per couple, reservations required.
Garré Winery, 7986 Tesla Road, Livermore
Valentines Day Ball Feb. 13th 2009 – Share the Love with Patrick David’s
February 13, 2009 Times: 6:30pm to 11:00pm
Location: 2460 Old Crow Canyon Road, San Ramon Ca 94583
Admission: $95pp or VIP for $150pp (tax and gratuity separate)
Patrick David’s presents a Valentines Day Ball with 3-course Seated Dinner. General Seating & VIP tickets are available. Come dance the night away to the sensual sounds of Motown, R & B and Jazz performed by Pure Ecstasy.
Doubletree Hotel Sweet Romance Getaway
When celebrating Valentine’s Day at the Doubletree Hotel Livermore, you’ll receive :
Deluxe Accommodations – indulgence for two
Sparkling wine – in room on arrival*
Full breakfast in room (where applicable) or in the hotel restaurant
On the additional nights, buy a lunch or dinner entrée and get a second one of equal or lesser value free**
Come early, stay late – simply request early check-in or late checkout (based on availability)
So, clear your schedule, turn off the cell phone and book a Sweet Romance Getaway for you and your loved one.
Package Code is: ROM
San Ramon Courtyard by Marriott Escape! Romance Packages
All Romance Packages include breakfast for two, complimentary champagne (or non alcoholic beverage), a box of chocolates, and one free movie!
$119 – Romance Package for a King room
$144 – Romance Package for a King Suite (king room with separate living room)
$154 – Romance Package for a Spa King Suite
San Ramon Residence Inn by Marriott Escape! Romance Packages
The Romance Package includes breakfast for two, complimentary champagne (or non alcoholic beverage), a box of chocolates, and one free move!
$134 – Romance Package for a Studio room (1 king bed and sofa bed)
Marriott Pleasanton Valentine’s Day Packages
Package 1 – Room Package
$149.95 + tax
Saturday night stay
Champagne delivered upon arrival
4-Course Dinner for 2 with a bottle of Livermore Valley Wine
Turn-down service with truffles
Sunday Breakfast Buffet for 2
Package 2 – Dinner Only
$68.95 + tax
4-Course Dinner for 2
Marriott Pleasanton Valentines Day Dinner
February 14, 2009 Times: 6:00pm – 9:30pm
Location: The Market Cafe at the Pleasanton Marriott
Admission: $68.95 per couple
Have a lovely Valentine’s Day dinner at the Pleasanton Marriott. Dinner includes choices for 1st course, 2nd course, a main entree, dessert and a bottle of wine. For the full menu, please contact the hotel. $68.95 per Couple, $35.95 per Person
The Purple Orchid Inn, Resort & SPA Couples Romance SPA Package I (For 2) $260/- (60 mins)
Come outside to experience our Latest addition of the Sera Festino Room for a Couples SPA Day. In the privacy of the Couples room you can both lie back and enjoy two – 60 minute Swedish massages followed by relaxing SPA Lunch and Wine by the Pool side.
-Instead of the 2 – 60 min Swedish Massage to swap with :
2 Stone Therapy Sessions (90 mins each) Or 2 Deep Tissue or Therapeutic Massages (90 mins each)
-Add $60/- Total – $320/- For the 90 min Treatment
2 Swedish Massages 60 mins each
2 Spa Lunches, including
Wine/Chardonnay and Chocolates
Couples Romance SPA Package II : Romance SPA Package I + Room (1 night) $425/-
Come experience our Latest addition of the Sera Festino Room being used exclusively for a Couples SPA Day. In privacy you can both lie back and enjoy two – 60 minute Swedish massages followed by relaxing SPA Lunch and Wine by the Poolside. Top it off by spending the night away from all your worries for 1 night at the Inn & let us book you a Romantic Dinner at any of the Fine Restaurants nearby.
-Spend the night with complimentary Wine & Cheese (4-6:00pm) & a Hot hearty Breakfast the next day with a Box of Chocolates sent to the Room
-(Excludes Honeymoon Suites)
2 Swedish Massages 60 mins each
2 Spa Lunches, including
Wine/Chardonnay and Chocolates
Couples Romance Spa Package III (For 2) $465/- (Allow 2 Hours for both of you)
Come experience our Latest addition of the Sera Festino Room being used exclusively for a Couples SPA Day in the privacy of your Room. Lie back and enjoy two – 90 minute Stone massages followed by an Express Facial (30 mins) and Eye Treatments & finish off with your SPA Lunch and Wine by the Poolside
Note : This Package does not include stay in any of the Overnight Guest Rooms
2 Stone Therapy Massages (90 mins each)
2 Express Facials (30 mins)
2 Eye Treatments
Spa Lunch, including
Bottle of Champagne and Chocolates
All Packages include use of outside pool with swim underwaterfall and outside spas (weather permitting), use of the common area of our luxurious spa robes and sandals. Contact the Purple Orchid Resort & Spa