Summer is the perfect time to go on a date, as the weather is warm and there are plenty of events taking place in Toronto. So why not surprise the special someone in your life with a romantic date this summer?
No matter if you have just started dating or been together for years, there are date ideas below for everyone. So to help you plan some dates this summer, here are romantic date ideas you can take your significant on in Toronto.
Watch A Movie Together Under The Stars
This summer watch a movie together under the stars. Around Toronto, there are several different events screening movies outdoors, including the Toronto Outdoor Picture Show, the Open Roof Festival, Sorauren Outdoor Movies, and the Regent Park Film Festival.
Have Fun At The CNE
You both will have so much fun at the CNE! From August 16 to September 2 Toronto’s Exhibition Place will be an exciting place to explore. There will be plenty of rides, games, airshows, and plenty of insane foods to try.
For a truly unique date idea, you can attend the Water Lantern Festival on August 10, 2019. At the event, you both will be able to decorate your paper lanterns with romantic messages and send them floating on the water. Once all the paper lanterns are floating together on the water, it is sure to be stunning.
For the perfect date for foodies, you both need to take part in Summerlicious. This July during Summerlicious 200 Toronto restaurants will have a dramatically reduced fixed price menu for three-course lunch or dinner.
Explore Ripley's Aquarium At Night
While Ripley Aquarium might be crowded with families during the day, at night the crowds disperse, and it becomes the perfect spot to visit with a date. Plus if you visit from 7 pm till 11 pm, you can take advantage of the reduced entrance fee.
Throughout the year they also host Night at the Aquarium which is their 19+ event. The next Night at the Aquarium will be on June 21, 2019.
Face Your Fears Together By Riding Wonderland's New Roller Coaster
Canada's Wonderland just launched Yukon Striker which is the tallest, fastest and longest dive coaster in the entire world! So why not invite your date to try the new exhilarating ride? By both of you facing your fears together on this insane roller coaster, it should help strengthen your relationship by bringing you both closer together.
Feel like a kid again at The Brick Bar, a Toronto pop-up lego bar. Over 1 million Lego blocks are used to create the bar, and it will feature Lego costumes, cocktails and burgers. This playful date spot promises to be a date they won't forget!
See Adorable Kittens
For a super cute date idea, you need to go to Meowfest. At the cat festival, you'll be able to see tons of adorable cats, including plenty of kittens which are up for adoption too. The must-visit event is raising funds for Toronto Cat Rescue will be packed full of cuteness.
Plan A Surprise Picnic
For an inexpensive date idea, pack up a lunch and a blanket to surprise your girlfriend or boyfriend with a picnic lunch. This classic date is popular for a reason, as it lets you enjoy some time outdoors relaxing together. Two great picnic spots in Toronto include High Park and Trinity Bellwoods Park.
Go To A Huge Asian Night Market
Every year the Waterfront Night Market offers a diverse assortment of delicious Pan-Asian food to try. So instead of the traditional dinner date, explore this huge Asian market and try a sampling of several different dishes instead! This year the festival will take place at Ontario Place from August 9 to 11, 2019.
Visit One Of Toronto's Best Ice Cream Spots
A delicious way to beat the heat this summer is over some ice cream. So invite your significant other to join you in trying out some of Toronto's best ice cream spots. With so many places to try, it makes for several easy date nights.