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Best of Date Night

Reinventing the Date Night in Charlotte, NC

Whether you are in a LTR, looking for double date ideas or searching for the one on Bumble, these date night ideas are sure to impress the girl/guy of your dreams!

Charlotte has incredible opportunities for date nights. From $20 to $65 per person, you can treat yourself and your special someone to a unique experience - rather than the same old sweatpants and chill. You won't just score points... you'll make memories.

Video Arcade & Bar

Become a Kid Again 

If you are looking for a date night filled with laughs, drinks and a slight competitive edge, then a game night at Abari Game Bar is perfect for you. Abari features more that 50 old-school arcade games and pinball machines. Featured games include classics like Donkey Kong, Ms. Pac-Man, Galaga, Centipede/Milipede and more! Craft beers and specialty game-themed cocktails will top of your night as you game away!

Lost in Space

Beat the Clock  

Looking to shake up your next date night with a mental challenge and confined spaces then check out an escape room at Exit Strategy. Give one of their six escape rooms a shot and see if you can escape in under 60 minutes. Try their Lost in Space Room which is sure to be an out-of-this-world experience, as you are immersed in a hands-on escape-the-room game like no other. Escape rooms are great for 2 or more and will make for a great double date!

Discovery Place

Unleash the Geek   

This is the field trip you've been dreaming about since your childhood and experience science the way you've always wanted at Discovery Place's Science on the Rocks. Every 3rd Friday of the month, Discovery Place throws the most epic science party in all of Charlotte. Each month features themed activities and a chance for adults to explore the Museum after-hours. You and your date will drink, dance and play the night away at Discovery Place! 

Historic Uptown Neighborhood Tour

Go Exploring  

Whether you and your significant other are Charlotteans or are new to the Queen City, a tour is never a bad route and add Segways into the mix and you're guaranteed a good time. At Charlotte NC Tours you and your date will Segway throughout Center City on this two hour tour. The Markets, Museums and Parks tour lets you really get the most from your Segway ride while visiting more destinations and learning more about what Uptown has to offer!

Cocktail Class

Get Boozey  

Shake, sip and stir the night away with a craft cocktail class with Liberate Your Palate. You will receive hands on professional instruction with personal cocktail stations with bar tools. You and your date will learn the in's and out's of simple syrups and infusions and master the art of layering cocktails and shake your own foam topped cocktails. Classes are offered for groups of six or more, so make this a group date night and invite some friends!


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