It’s almost here. The sweetest day of the year. The day (and evening) known for chocolate, red wine, romance, love, affection, fine dining, and more romance.
That’s right. Valentine’s Day. Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2023 on your calendar.
To help you prepare for a super-sweet Valentine’s Day in and around Simi Valley, we’ve lovingly prepared a helpful rundown of some beautiful area events, activities, and celebrations.
15th Annual Valentine’s Day Sweetheart’s Dinner and Dance
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute
40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2023 from 6-10 p.m.
While the words “Ronald Reagan” may not instantly evoke romantic notions (nostalgic is more likely), this annual event has become quite beloved since it was first conceived 15 years ago.
Unfolding beneath the wings of Air Force One, this enchanted evening invites couples to enjoy delicious four-course meals and complimentary glasses of champagne at intimate tables for two. In addition to white-glove service from professional wait staff, guests can also enjoy live music and pose for a professional photographer. Tours of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Museum and Air Force One are also available from 6-9 p.m.
This unforgettable all-inclusive offer is available for $206.00 per couple, which includes tax and gratuity. Reservations are required and seating is limited. Seating options include preferred table seating for groups of four or more. Call 805.577.4057 before 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 7 to assure your seat at this special event or learn more. You can also purchase tickets online. Cocktail attire is suggested. You can even view the menu online here.
NOTE: The bar is cashless and accepts debit and credit cards, Apple Pay and Google Pay only.
Movies at Studio Movie Grill (SMG) Simi Valley
1555 Simi Town Center Way, Simi Valley
In Simi Valley Town Center
With super-comfortable, luxury reclining seating that also includes seat-side service of freshly prepared entrees and hand-crafted cocktails, any visit to the movies at Studio Movie Grill (aka SMG) Simi Valley is always a magical adventure. Introduce romance in a strong supporting role and you’ve got an even more enchanting evening to savor.
You can purchase tickets at the theater or through the SMG app and even view the food and drink menu online. Guests are encouraged to arrive 20 minutes prior to show time. You can also enjoy drinks from the lobby bar prior to the theater entrance.
Paint with Someone You LOVE
As You Wish Pottery Painting Place
1555 Simi Town Center Way #675, Simi Valley
In Simi Valley Town Center
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2023
What’s better than creating your own colorful work of art in a relaxing-yet-invigorating setting? Doing it with someone who makes your heart come alive, too. On Valentine’s Day evening, As You Wish Pottery Painting Place presents Paint with Someone You LOVE at their Simi Valley studio, located in the warm heart of the Simi Valley Town Center. In addition to the special time with your special someone, you’ll enjoy special savings thanks to 2-for-1 studio fees. Reservations are recommended for this charming evening of connection and co-creation. Contact As You Wish Pottery Painting Place at 805.520.9500 to reserve your spot.
Valentine’s Day Mexican Lunch or Dinner
El Capitan Fresh Mexican Grill and Seafood
2982 East Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2023, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Join warm hosts Emma and Carlos and their friendly, attentive staff at El Capitan Fresh Mexican Grill and Seafood for a delicious and intimate lunch or dinner on Valentine’s Day. Simi Valley’s popular Mexican restaurant. You can even view the menu online here. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 805.285.0337.
Valentine’s Day Flowers
Simi Flowers & Gifts Flower Shop
1955 First Street, Simi Valley
Enhance the aura and highlight the color of romance on Valentine’s Day with a special gift from Simi Flowers & Gifts Flower Shop. This charming and beloved local flower shop offers area delivery of floral gifts that are always 100% guaranteed fresh. You can view their special Valentine’s Day arrangements online here and order online or by calling 805.583.0766.