As Valentine’s Day approaches, what could be more romantic than a relaxing getaway in Myrtle Beach? Whether you are in the midst of a snowbird vacation or just planning an extended weekend stay, you will find plenty to do in Myrtle Beach to celebrate this romantic occasion. And with Valentine’s Day falling on a Sunday this year, why not make a full weekend out of it.
We have created this guide to help you find the best ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Myrtle Beach for 2021. Check out all the happenings – events and dinner specials – along the Grand Strand, and start planning your romantic getaway at Coral Beach Resort & Suites today!
Whichever Valentine’s experience you choose this year, we recommend that you start off the special evening with drinks at the Oceans 6 Bar & Lounge. Located on the 6th floor of Coral Beach Resort & Suites, Oceans 6 is a 21-and-over bar and lounge with intimate tables and cozy couches. Guests can purchase a drink, have an intimate conversation, and enjoy a beautiful view of the ocean.
Valentine’s Day-Themed Events
Dinner & Dessert at The Melting Pot
The Melting Pot is one of the most romantic atmospheres couples will find in Myrtle Beach. With a candle-lit interior and delicious fondues, Valentine’s Day weekend is the best time for you and your sweetheart to enjoy dinner and dessert at The Melting Pot. Dinner will be a set menu for Valentine’s Day weekend (the 12th, 13th & 14th). This menu is a 5-course specialty selection that includes a starter course, a cheese course, fresh salads, entrees, and chocolate fondue dessert. Dinner is $74.99 per person. On the 13th and 14th, a special Valentine’s 3-course meal is available for $49.99 per person. For reservations, call (843) 692-9003.
Croissants Bistro & Bakery
Croissants Bistro & Bakery offers classic Lowcountry cuisine with a French twist. Whether you’d like to enjoy an intimate breakfast or a romantic dinner, Croissants will not disappoint. For Valentine’s Day 2021, Croissants will have a special display featuring heart-shaped goodies, chocolate-covered strawberries, and more. Running from Feb. 7th-14th, a Valentine’s Day menu will be served with 3 decadent courses. Call (843) 448-2253 for information and reservations.
Splash of Love at Ripley’s Aquarium
Experience Valentine’s Day with an enchanting underwater backdrop at Ripley’s on February 14th. The Aquarium is offering 3 package options for 2021. The evening’s festivities will run from 5pm – 8pm and reservations are required.
Splash of Love Packages for 2021:
- Sea of Love ($120 + tax per couple) – includes admission for two, a four-course dinner for two, one drink ticket per person, one long-stemmed rose, a souvenir photo
- Tunnel of Love ($180 +tax per couple) – includes admission for two with premier seating inside the Shark Tunnel, a four-course dinner for two, two drink tickets per person, one long-stemmed rose, a strolling musician, a box of premium chocolates, and a souvenir photo
- You’re My Penguin ($300 +tax per couple) – includes admission for two with VIP seating inside the Penguin Playhouse, a four-course dinner for two, two drink tickets per person, one long-stemmed rose, a souvenir photo a bottle of champagne, cocktail service during dinner, live music, and a box of premium chocolates
Paint with a Twist Date Night
No matter what night you decide to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, Paint with a Twist is hosting Valentine-themed paintings for the first two weeks of February. But these events are not only for couples. Several painting events are catered to a parent and child with kid-themed subjects like a llama, piglet, baby Yoda, and elephants.
For couples events, each partner will paint one side of the painting that will be hung together upon completion. The couple classes on the 12th, 13th, and 14th include a bottle of wine with the purchase of the class.
All other classes are BYOB (wine, beer, and snacks) with ice, cups, napkins, small plates, wine chillers, and corkscrews provided. Class prices range from $25-$65 depending on the subject matter and number of guests. Find their full calendar of events with pricing and details online. Reservations are required for all classes.
“Romance in the Gardens” at Brookgreen Gardens
Couples will have a chance to renew their vows this Valentine’s Day at the Brookgreen Creek boat landing. A nondenominational ceremony will take place with a reception to follow at the Leonard Pavilion.
For the ceremony, brides will be given a miniature bouquet and grooms will be given a boutonniere. A personalized certificate and professional photograph will also be given to each couple. For the reception, couples will be given an individual box of goodies (in lieu of a cake cutting), and champagne will be served.
Two ceremony times are available on February 14th: 1pm and 4pm. Romance in the Gardens is $50 per couple and reservations are required.
Lulu’s Sweetheart Dinner For Two
Despite the postponement of the Annual Lulu’s Tropical Reunion vow renewal, Lulu’s is excited to announce their Sweetheart Dinner for 2021. This special event is a 3-course dinner for two that includes a crab cake appetizer, surf & turf entree, and bread pudding dessert. Lulu’s Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Dinner for Two is $120 plus tax. Call (843) 491-5011 for reservations, which are required.
Romantic Things To Do In Myrtle Beach
Dinner For Two
Even without a special Valentine’s Day menu, numerous restaurants in Myrtle Beach have delicious menus and romantic settings year-round. We recommend you call ahead and make reservations at whatever restaurant you and your sweetheart choose. Here are a few of our favorite and most romantic restaurants to try for Valentine’s Day 2021:
- Sea Captain’s House (843) 448-8082
- Villa Romana (843) 448-4990
- Aspen Grille (843) 449-9191
- Ruth’s Chris (843) 839-9500
- The Library (843) 448-4527
- Wahoo’s Fish House (843) 651-5800
Activities For Two
Myrtle Beach is full of fun, exciting, and romantic activities for couples to enjoy this Valentine’s Day or any time of the year. We have gathered a list of the best attractions for couples to enjoy for 2021:
- Visit Atalaya Castle in Huntington Beach State Park
- Stroll around in Historic Downtown Conway
- Explore the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
- Listen to live music on the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk
- Sip a glass of wine at Duplin Winery
- Enjoy the breathtaking exhibits at the Burroughs & Chapin Art Museum
However you and your sweetheart choose to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Myrtle Beach this year, we encourage you to stay safe while spreading the love. Don’t forget to check out the special offers currently running at Coral Beach Resort & Suites when booking your accommodations for Valentine’s Day 2021.