What to do in Utrecht? | Weekend Guide 14 & 15 February

Love is in the air in Utrecht. Of course you can’t miss it! It’s Valentine’s Day Friday, surprise your love or secret crush with a nice date. Celebrate love! Singles, don’t worry, we have Valentine’s tips for you too. Don’t feel like all that romance? Then there are plenty of other things to do, check out the tips below, but also Marit van Cultuursnuiver art & culture tips. Have a nice weekend!

What to do on Friday | February 14

Drink in one hand, brush in the other, looking at each other in love. Come alone, with your date or with friends. Meet new people and create art together. This evening you will create a work of art that you can hang on your own wall! Or above your sweetheart’s bed?

When? 19.00-21.30 hrs.
Where? Stayokay Utrecht Centre, Neude
Info: ArtNight
Entrance: € 34,-

Open Valentines Cocktail Workshop
Ever had a delicious cocktail from the guys at Behind Bars? Now you can get to work yourself. A cocktail workshop especially for couples! That’s a nice date! Learn how to make three cocktails, get a cheese board and zip on your own love potion…

When? 19.00-21.00 hrs.
Where? Behind Bars, Hamburgerstraat 14
Info: Cocktailworkshop
Entrance: € 59,50 per couple

You float my boat Valentine across the river Vecht
Floating on the Vecht, while being pampered with snacks and drinks. Three hours of swooning away with your date. Or with your girlfriends! You’ll be picked up in Maarssen and dropped off again. Unlimited food, drinks, dancing and romance! Float my boat!

When? 19.00-22.00 hrs.
Where? On the Najade near Goudenstein in Maarssen.
Info: Valentijn op de Vecht
Entrance: € 50,-

Metro’s Bachelor Party
All singles, let’s roar! Sign up for the bachelor drinks at Metro. You won’t be matched, don’t worry. And to give you some courage, you get a free welcome drink. So you can arrange that perfect match yourself. Cheers!

When? 20.30-23.30 hrs.
Where? Metro City Kitchen, Jaarbeurs 15
Info: MetroCityKitchen
Entrance: Free

What to do on Saturday | February 15

Tasting Lovely Sweet ValentineTaste the temptation! At one of Utrecht’s most beautiful tasting rooms. Ten different drinks, with matching appetizers, chosen with love, will be tasted here. An evening to enjoy, this date is great!

When? 19.30-22.30 hrs.
Where? De Zes Vaatjes
Info: Zes Vaatjes
Entrance: € 37,50

Lying down concert in KargadoorNo Valentine’s Day person? But dream away, lie relaxed, while listening to the stories and music of Fabienne Roos and Rum for Breakfast. Her voice invites you to relax and join her on a journey around the world. The music takes you even further away… (do bring your own mat!)

When? 20.00-23.00 hrs.
Where? The Kargadoor, Oudegracht 36
Info: Ligconcert
Entrance: € 12,50

Single Speeddate 20-32 yearsGet to know the love of your life in four minutes? On the most romantic weekend of the year. While enjoying a drink, you’ll get to know each other. And maybe next year around this time of year, you’ll sit at a romantic table for two. There are 20 singles participating, your match could just be between them!

When? 19.30-22:00 hrs.
Where? Stairway to Heaven, Mariaplaats 11/12
Info: Speeddate
Entrance: € 22,50


Après-ski, that’s a lovely counterpart to all that romantic violence. Put on your worst 80’s ski suit, tug those hairs in the air and dance along to the best hits. Klein Berlijn will be a Stübe feast!When? 21:00-01:00 hrs.

Where? Klein Berlijn, Helling 22
Info: Skitalo
Entrance: Free


About Alicia van den Berg

Alicia weet wat er gaande is in de stad, als cultuur en food liefhebber is ze up-to-date van alles wat er zich in Utrecht afspeelt. Dus wie kan jou beter vertellen waar je heen kunt gaan om van een fantastische avond uit te genieten. Van kunstexposities tot proeverijen in de Domtoren, ze kent het allemaal. Toen zij veertien jaar geleden in de stad kwam studeren heeft zij Utrecht in haar hart gesloten. Alicia werkt als sommelier en is haar eigen wijnbedrijf gestart. Zij is de perfecte kunst & cultuur editor voor Explore Utrecht.

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