Spring is one of the best times to go on a date in Ontario. The weather is finally warmer, and there are blossoming flowers everywhere. After spending the last few months indoors avoiding the cold, it is time to plan a romantic date for that special someone in your life.
Around Ontario, there are tons of fantastic date ideas that you can go on no matter your budget. To help you start planning your next date, here are 12 romantic date ideas to take your significant other on this spring in Ontario.
One of the best spots to celebrate Spring is by going to The Canadian Tulip Festival in Ottawa. Here, you and your date can spend a relaxing afternoon strolling the blooming flowers, or join for the fireworks show on May 19, 2019. This year there will be over a million tulips blooming across Canada’s capital region so make sure to visit while the festival is taking place from May 10-20, 2019.
For a free date, head to a nearby park to see the blooming cherry blossoms together. Some popular places to see cherry blossoms include Toronto’s High Park, Mississauga’s Kariya Park and Spencer Smith Park in Burlington.
Face your fears together, and ride the tallest dive rollercoaster in the world! Head to Canada's Wonderland this spring for a fun-filled day of going on all the rides. On May 3 the newest roller coaster, Yukon Striker will be officially opening, and the two of you can try the exhilarating ride together!
Enjoy a romantic dinner under the stars this Spring in Toronto. Dinner With A View is happening at The Bentway from March 28 till May 2, and at the event, you can enjoy a blind three-course meal in one of their plant-filled domes. As each dome can sit between 4 to 6 guests, it would be the perfect opportunity for you to go on a double date with a friend.
If you both love Harry Potter, you need to go to the Wizards Brunch & Dinner this spring. The event has a brunch or dinner feast option where you'll feel like you've entered Wizarding World of Harry Potter! At the magical dining experience, you'll get to learn spells, drink spells and enjoy a 3-course meal. Make sure to get your tickets now, for the Wizards Brunch & Dinner on April 27, 2019.
Thrill seekers try this date idea! Spend the day outdoors At Eagle Canyon Adventures in Dorion, Ontario. Here you'll find Canada's longest foot suspension bridge which is 600 feet long across a canyon! After crossing the bridge, you can also go ziplining on Canada's longest, highest and fastest zip line!
For a relaxing spring date, head out to a vineyard and do a wine tasting. At Huff Estates Winery in Bloomfield, you can tour the vineyard then relax indoors or on the patio overlooking and sample some of the wines they make. Tastings of 3 wines are only $5, making it for a cheap date spot.
This spring race each other to the finish line at Niagara Speedway. It is Canada's first ever elevated go-kart race course, and it feels like Mario Kart just without the banana peels. After being closed for the winter, the track opens again starting March 9, 2019.
For a truly romantic experience, you need to take your date on The Falls Fireworks Cruise. On select dates from May 17 until October 14 you can board the Hornblower Niagara Cruises and cruise under the stars and get a view of the illuminated Niagara Falls and see a spectacular fireworks show.
Spend a relaxing day together at Milcroft Spa in Alton, Ontario. Here the two of you and soak in the outdoor hot tubs enjoying the view of the surrounding woodlands, and try the sauna and steam rooms.
This spring you need to visit Toronto's Distillery District. Here you and your significant other can dine at some of the outstanding restaurants, cafes or breweries. There is also plenty to do, such as the two of you can explore the art galleries or go shopping at the charming shops and Sunday market. While here make sure to take a photo together at the love lock installation or the big red heart sculpture!
Skip the store-bought flowers and make each other a hand-picked bouquet instead for a fun date activity. At Country Cut Flowers in Newmarket, the two of you can stroll through the gorgeous fields of flowers and pick your favourite blooms to make a personalized bouquet.