Valentine’s Day 2019 in Downtown Peterborough


The season of love is upon us again! Downtown Peterborough has you covered this Valentine’s Day no matter what your relationship status is.

We are here to help you plan your perfect night whether you’re spending it with your significant other, friend, family or solo. Sometimes all the options can seem overwhelming so we have narrowed down a few of the options available to you on the official day of love.





Looking to do something adventurous with your Valentine while managing to stay indoors? If you and your loved one feel like testing your problem-solving skills, Lift Lock Escape has you covered! At Lift Lock Escape, you will be placed into a story, in which you have to find hidden objects, figure out clues and solve puzzles using strategy, creativity and logic in order to achieve your objectives within the defined time limit.


If board games are more your style, check out The Boardwalk Board Game LoungeYou and your valentine can enjoy a curated collection of over 350 board, card, and dice games. While you play, eat some delicious food and sip on locally roasted coffee or locally brewed beer. They even have Game Guides standing by to help you choose and learn a game as quickly as possible.



Flowers are a Valentine’s Day staple and we have some great businesses that are ready to help you find your perfect bouquet. Check out Flowers & Gifts by Brenda or Pammett’s Flower Shop for some amazing fresh flowers to give to a loved one or to give to yourself. If you’re looking for something a little different, Watson & Lou are offering locally-grown dried bouquets. Despite being fragile, these are less fleeting than your average bouquet and can last for months and months.





Are you looking for a piece of jewelry that is sure to make your loved one smile? Or maybe you just want to treat yourself! Either way, Hi Ho Silver, Tribal Voices and Charlotte Jewelers Ltd are there to help you find that perfect gift.




Downtown Peterborough has unique coffee shops that are perfect for a quiet cozy outing at any time of day. You can also quench your thirst at one of the many bars that downtown core has to offer. They are a perfect place to end up whether you are with your loved one or flying solo this Valentine’s Day.




Take your Valentine to one of the many wonderful restaurants that Downtown Peterborough has to offer. However, we do suggest calling ahead and making a reservation if possible!



Looking for something a little different this Valentine’s Day? Peterborough Academy of Circus Arts is putting on a Circus Peepshow at Market Hall. Go see a whole new circus-burlesque show featuring aerial acrobatics, dance, cyr wheel and fire spinning performed by Peterborough’s sexiest (and silliest) weirdos. Note: this event is 18+.

Peterborough Yoga Wellness Centre is putting together an exciting Gloga Hard Core Rap event. People are invited to join the glow in the dark, black light Yoga festivities equipped with glow sticks and sweet treats for Valentine’s Day. Oh, did we mention that a hard-core rap soundtrack will accompany the glow yoga?