Looking for a romantic getaway in the Stevens Point Area? Whether you're planning a first date, looking for Valentine's Day ideas, or trying to find something new for you and your significant other, the Stevens Point Area is perfect for a romantic day full of great food and lots of fun things to do!Header photo from @blessedandbeautifulphotos
Head inside on date night and try one of the many fun indoor date ideas in the area. Feeling competitive? Check out any one of the bowling alleys nearby at Skipps or Opi's 5 Star Lanes. Or try something even more unique and keep the competition rolling by making a stop at Tactical Escape 101 for an escape room experience. Is relaxing more your speed? Book a side-by-side couples massage from the Wellness Spa in their special couples massage room to relax and unwind.
Find more fun ideas with our guide to the best indoor winter activities or our guide for ways to stay active indoors, and ideas on how to spend a rainy day.
Beer, wine & spirits
Get a taste of local flavor with the Craft Collective scene. Find the perfect craft beer sip at the barrel aging giant Central Waters in Amherst, the iconic Point Brewery, or the expansive O'so Brewing. Relax in a cozy tasting room at Sunset Point Winery and don't miss their comfy hammock chairs! Taste honey wines at Honey Bee Good, the first and newest meadery in town. Or, grab a cocktail from the new Great Northern Distilling location in downtown Stevens Point. Take it a step further and find fun events perfect for date night at many Craft Collective spots. Listen to live music, enjoy comedy nights, join the fun and play trivia, or take a tour (at select locations).
Start by immersing yourself in the local art scene visiting the unique mural pieces tucked in every corner of the county. Then head to the Sculpture Park to stroll past towering pines, along a stream, and through wetlands discovering the connection between nature and art.
Get more local art ideas starting with downtown art and public art in plain view.
Get Out & Active
During the winter, snowshoe, fat tire bike, cross country or downhill ski at Standing Rocks. With trails all over the park, you'll be able to find something you both can agree on. Find additional winter recreation along the Green Circle Trail including the Plover River segment featuring a 6.2 mile groomed cross country ski trail.
Gear up for more outdoor fun with our guide to cross country skiing, ice skating, paddling the Tomorrow River, and the top winter hikes.
Can't Miss Bites
Find a variety of great spots to eat in the area from casual to fine dining. If something low-key is your ideal date, check out spots like Guu's downtown for dinner or the Wooden Chair for brunch. Looking for more upscale? Grab a bite at Mikey's, Muse, Father Fats, or Wissota Chophouse (where you can't miss their happy hour specials). Think outside the box and grab a coffee date at Emy J's, Zest Bakery & Coffeehouse, or Ruby Cafe - where you should also try their crepes.
Looking for more great eats? Check out some of the best breakfast spots, top tasty tacos, or get started with delicious appetizers.
Find more date-night inspiration with 30+ things to do during winter or summer fun for $10 or less. Whatever season, romance is always in the air. Then while you're out, share your adventures with us by including @stevenspointarea on Instagram or use #stevenspointarea!