Love in Ridgefield! A Guide to a Romantic Valentine’s Day

Cupid is calling! Whether you’re celebrating your first or your fiftieth year of bliss with your partner, our local businesses and venues have been working overtime to provide you with a Valentine’s experience to remember. Choose from an array of events, special menus, and tantalizing gifts to spark the season of love. Check out a few of our favorites – and get a jumpstart on the romance.

A night on the town

Celebrate your love with a night on the town – pairing a romantic dinner with extraordinary entertainment. Savor a delicious experience at these Ridgefield favorites: Love American style at The Benjamin or Bailey’s Backyard; Share the amore at TerraSole; Be a Latin lover at Tequila Escape, Tablao Wine Bar or Southwest Café.

Tequila Escape
Ridgefield Restaurant Week 2024
The Benjamin

Pair dinner with an unforgettable entertainment experience: Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra presents “Virtuosic” on Saturday, February 10th or experience Corinne Bailey Rae’s Black Rainbows Tour on Tuesday, February 13th at The Ridgefield Playhouse. And stay the night to make the love last – book a romantic getaway at the cozy West Lane Inn. View more on our Events Calendar

Corinne Bailey Rae

Food is love

Get a head start on V-day with an unforgettable meal during Ridgefield Restaurant Week from Monday, February 5th-Sunday, February 11th. Participating restaurants around town are offering special menus sure to delight. Want to surprise your honey with a romantic dinner at home? À Table offers all the fixings for a special feast. And don’t forget a box of delectable hand-made chocolates from Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shoppe to sweeten the special day.

À Table
Deborah Ann's Sweet Shoppe

Laid back fun

Looking for more fun than fuss? Enjoy a festive meal and a laugh at the Valentine’s Day Music and Comedy Fundraiser hosted by the Ridgefield Lion’s Club at 3 Keys Restaurant & Georgetown Tavern on Friday, February 9th. With a special menu and an entertaining lineup, this event will make for a unique Valentine’s experience! Or visit Nod Hill Brewery for live music and special offerings through February.

Valentine’s Day Music and Comedy Fundraiser
Nod Hill Brewery

Get glam for Galentine’s Day

The Benjamin, one of Ridgefield’s hottest new restaurants, is hosting a Galentine’s Day mixer in their Red Door Event Space on Thursday, February 8th. Enjoy an evening of delicious appetizers, wine, and bubbly, all while flirting around and having fun with your gal pals!

Share the love

Don’t miss the opening night for Bob Marley: One Love at the Prospector Theater from February 14th-18th. Snuggle up with your partner and a pack (or three!) of Prospector Popcorn’s Valentine’s Day sweet treats, like Chocolate Strawberry, Strawberry Ice Cream, and Hot Chocolate. Get your sweet and salty fix and catch up on love with this fun and delicious gift idea that supports a good cause!

Prospector Theater
Prospector Popcorn

Art + Love

For something unexpected, mix some modern art love with a romantic lunch. Catch an exhibit at one of Ridgefield’s renowned art galleries. Make your way to D. Colabella’s Fine Art Gallery to view “Bound by Plastic” Exhibit which showcases an array of captivating images and mixed media work, or take a look at RPAC Gallery’s “Light Moments” Exhibit featuring works by Mike Abramyan .

While in the mood, check out The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, where you’ll find a number of engaging exhibits on display. Notable for the romantic day at hand is Yvette Mayorga’s “Dreaming of You” Exhibit with multiple installations that will engulf you in a world of pink hues for V-day. And after viewing all the inspiring exhibits at galleries, enjoy a leisurely lunch at one of Ridgefield’s many great restaurants!

RPAC Gallery
The Aldrich

Just for Him

Ridgefield Vintage & Coffee is a new destination boutique for stylish gifts for the dapper man in your life, featuring a wide selection of vintage and new clothing and accessories from high-end designers. They’ll provide sartorial guidance to find the perfect, unique and hip gift for your special guy. And you can enjoy a fab locally sourced coffee while you shop!

Ridgefield Vintage & Coffee
Ridgefield Vintage & Coffee

The way to her heart

If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, she’s sure to be elated with a gift from our world-class jewelers. Addessi Jewelers offers stunning diamonds and gems from around the world with a focus on chic one-of-a-kind and custom pieces. Also in town, Craig’s Fine Jewelry offers a range of luxurious jewelry at every price point. Find a piece as unique as your love!

Addessi Jewelers
Craig’s Fine Jewelry

A token of your love

The fabulously curated shops of Ridgefield are a gift-givers dream. Here are some great sources for the perfect last minute romantic finds to delight your special someone: Whim, Chou Chou, Olley Court, J McLauglin, nancy O, Rodier Flowers, Bella Home, and The Angel Cooperative. View more shops in Ridgefield

Olley Court
Bella Home
Rodier Flowers
Chou Chou

Wishing you a LOVE-ly Valentine’s Day!


Ridgefield ChamberThank you to our partner, the Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce, for supporting the Ridgefield community! To learn more about the Chamber, their Restaurant Association, and the benefits of membership, visit their website.