Since Valentine’s Day falls on a Thursday this year, you have two weekends to treat your sweetheart! Get out there and find some fun, romantic events this weekend in South Jersey:
Love on the Bay, Bayshore Center at Bivalve. Friday, February 8 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. A family celebration of Valentine’s Day on the Bay. Enjoy art, live music, raw oyster bar, lecture on birds by Pete Dunne, and Valentine’s crafts for the kids.
“In Love with the Levoy” Valentine’s Day Gala, Levoy Theatre, Millville. Friday, February 8 at 5:30 pm. Appetizers and cash bar provided by Winfield’s Restaurant. Jacket & tie required. Limited tickets available at levoy.net
Wine & Chocolate Wine Trail Weekend at participating New Jersey Wineries. February 9 & 10 from noon to 5 pm. The trail features wine tastings and chocolate samplings at more than 40 wineries across the Garden State. The perfect day for you and your Valentine!
Paper Quilling: Valentine’s Hearts, WheatonArts, Millville. Saturday, February 9. Try your hand at this delicate paper art and create a unique Valentine for someone special.
Carnevale!, Mori’s Restaurant, 830 East Landis Avenue, Vineland. Saturday, February 9 from 7 to 11 pm. Sponsored by the Sicilian American Club and the Italian Cultural Foundation to promote Italian culture and diversity. A colorful festival for the entire family. $55 adults, $25 children 6-11.
Chocolate Heart Throb Mini-Cakes, WheatonArts, Millville. Sunday, February 10. Sessions at 1 pm and 2 pm. Join instructors from The Sweet’s Suite Bake Shoppe Cafe and decorate a heart-shaped cake for a loved one. Limited to 25 children per class. Call 856-825-6800 for reservations.
Still Dreaming, Still Believing… Recollections of an American Family, Camden County Historical Society. Sunday, February 10 at 2 pm. Meet children’s book author Valerie Still as she presents the history and legacy of the Still family; a proud, historic African-American family tracing its heritage back almost 400 years.
Valentine’s Day Weekend, Sharrott Winery, Blue Anchor. February 16 and 17. Enjoy wine tastings paired with “foods that put you in the mood.” $10 per person includes wine tasting, food pairings, flowers for the ladies, souvenir glass, and live music on our tented and heated patio!
Fundraising Gala and Silent Auction, Junior Women’s Club of the Haddon Fortnightly, Haddonfield. Saturday, February 23 from 7 to 11 pm. In celebration of the 300th anniversary of Haddonfield, this year’s gala will feature the tastes of local restaurants, wine and beer from the area, and live entertainment. All proceeds are donated to local and regional charities. Tickets available.
The 8th Annual “Lines on the Pines” Artists and Authors Event, 755 South White Horse Pike, Hammonton. Sunday, March 10 from 11 am to 4 pm. Meet artists from New Jersey working in a variety of mediums. Their works will be available for purchase. South Jersey authors will be on hand with their books for sale. Don’t forget to get them signed! Catered dinner with informational lecture and live entertainment at 4:30 pm – reservations and prepayment required.
Have a great weekend!