As the weather gets colder and the leaves start to change colour, there’s a certain air of romance starting to take over the city of Halifax. While you might have thought that all the best date ideas happen in the summer, you’ll be surprised at how many sweet fall activities there are for you and your love to enjoy!
Take a look at our suggestions below and reap the benefits of taking bae out on a cute date this season!
1. Skating at the Oval // 5775 Cogswell St
You might know the Oval as an ice skating rink when the temperatures plunge, but until then, grab your roller blades, bike, or skateboard and show off your sick moves to impress your date.
2. Middle Spoon Desserterie and Bar // 1563 Barrington St
There is no better way to treat your sweet than to take them for some sweet treats! The Middle Spoon is famous for its drool-inducing desserts and its delicious drink specials!
3. Neptune Theatre // 1593 Argyle St
What's more romantic than taking bae to see a play? Neptune Theatre's intimate space is the perfect place to share some laughs and some tears while enjoying some of Halifax's most talented.
4. Captured Escape Room // 1649 Barrington St
Escape (haha get it?) the cold with this unconventional date idea that will challenge the way you work together as a couple! Whether you escape or you're still captured by the time the clock runs out, this activity is sure to get your heart racing.
5. Take a stroll through Point Pleasant Park
Take advantage of the stunning fall colours by getting outside and heading to PPP! With so many trails, beautiful sights and secret spots littering the park, you're sure get some breathtaking views, and we're not just talking about your significant other. Pack a picnic for an extra romantic outing.
6. Putting Edge mini golf // 182 Chain Lake Dr
This may be one of the coolest dates you ever go on. This glow-in-the-dark fantasy world mini golf course features different themes you can choose from, like the ocean, the jungle or outer space. If you're a competitive couple, Putting Edge is the place for you.
7. Stargazing on Citadel Hill // 5425 Sackville St
Grab some blankets, maybe a thermos of hot apple cider, and climb the hill for some romantic views. To make the experience more fun, download the SkyView app to help you discover the constellations above you!
8. Oysters at the Press Gang // 5218 Prince St
They say oysters are an aphrodisiac, so why not head to The Press Gang to test out that theory for yourselves!
9. Attend a ghost tour // Old Town Clock
Looking for a good excuse to snuggle up to your loved one all night? We think the spooky Ghost Walk of Historic Halifax is the perfect excuse! The hair raising stories will give you a history lesson and an unforgettable night, all in one!