Valentine’s Day Round Up – Indulge at these Unique DC Pop-Ups!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Cue this song….

If you’re looking for a heart-filled, unique experience to celebrate this flowers and chocolates holiday, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of fun and unique Valentine’s Day events for you to indulge in this February! Side with the grand gestures camp and go all out this year!

Truxton Inn

From February 13 – 15 enjoy a Liquid Dinner For Two at Truxton Inn! For $65, enjoy a “5-course” cocktail offering to share with a loved one — romantic or not, that’s your business.  Guaranteed seating between 5pm & midnight. Tickets here.

Chocolate Gummy Bear Cocktail. Image c/o Truxton Inn.

Buttercream Bakeshop Selfie Flower Wall & #WCW Bars

Buttercream Bakeshop is featuring #WomenCrushWednesday Bars featuring quotes from bad ass bawse ladies on decadent brownie bites. Or maybe you’d prefer a Galentine’s Day cake featuring your celeb crush *cough Bey cough.*

Be sure to bite into one of these treats in front of their gorgeous selfie flower wall c/o Brightly Ever After.

Buttercream Bakeshop’s #WCW bars. Image c/o Tiffany MacIsaac.
Buttercream Bakeshop’s Bey Mine cake. Image c/o Tiffany MacIsaac.
Buttercream Bakeshop’s flower selfie wall by Brightly Ever After. Image c/o Tiffany MacIsaac.

Iron Gate Pop Up

Join Iron Gate restaurant in the carriageway bar February 1st – 15th for a lighthearted tip-of-the-hat to romance in honor of Valentine’s Day. The room will be restyled and put over-the-top with all manner of heart-shaped decor, far too many candles and more. All the while you’ll groove to classic pop love songs and of course, its own menu and cocktails. Reservations are not required, so get on out and feel the love.

Iron Gate Tunnel of Love. Photo Credit: Nicholas Karlin

Roti Love Notes

How does Roti love thee? Let us count the ways! Stop into any Roti from February 13 – 15 and receive an exclusive Roti LOVE NOTE good for free meals, Roti merchandise, and more! You can also visit to receive a digital note good for your first Roti meal on them! So much love, so little time – so get on it!

Roti Rice Bowl. Image c/o Michelle Scholtes

Jackie Lee’s Valentine’s Day Workshop

Treat your sweetie (or yourself!) at Jackie Lee’s Valentine’s Day Pop-Up market on Saturday, February 11. From 2 – 8pm they’ll have an array of local vendors selling art, crafts, apparel and more!!

DJ Dianamatic will be providing the tunes. Kitchen is open for brunch until 3pm and dinner starts at 5pm.

For more info on vendors visit the Facebook event page here.

Image c/o Jackie Lee’s.

Bad Saint

On February 14, Bad Saint  is featuring Valentine’s Day for INDEPENDENT HEARTS – an evening for SOLO DINERS *ONLY*! Bring a book. Bring your appetite. Bring some moxie! They’ll make a night of it. As usual, walk-ins only.

Image c/o Bad Saint


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