valentine’s day

Off-the-beaten-path Valentine’s Day Ideas

Reap the Benefits of Being Single Gracie’s Ice Cream has a treat just for single people this Valentine’s Day: free hot fudge or a promotion to a Fluff cone. “Our ice cream is always as cold as your ex’s heart, but especially so on Valentine’s Day,” the ice cream shop promised its followers on Twitter. […]


E-Som Market: Love Big! Shop Small!

We’re kicking off our 2019 E-Som Market season with some big love for shopping small! Our friend Cousin Dave Cagle from The Automatic Food & Drink will be on the bar serving up the Plantation Rum cocktails, and DJ Ninja B will be bringing the tunes. Check out our lineup for February 9, then come […]


Looking for a Date This Valentine’s Day? Peruse These PowerPoint Pitches

Ever wanted to set up your single friend? How about trying it with a PowerPoint presentation? DateMyFriend.ppt will give people the chance to find their friends a match ahead of Valentine’s Day with a Feb. 7 event at Aeronaut Brewing Company. Twenty pre-selected participants will each give a PowerPoint presentation on why their single friend […]


EHChocolatier Valentine’s Day Open House

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we are having an open house at our Somerville Kitchen February 10th from 11am – 3pm. Stop by to taste and shop our Valentine’s Day collection and order the freshest chocolates a la cart from our display case. Our seasonal bonbon flavors are: Burnt Caramel — A complex dark caramel blended […]


EHChocolatier Valentine’s Day Pop Up

Hearts Aflutter! EHChocolatier of Somerville is popping up in Harvard Square for Valentine’s Day. They will be treating the Cambridge neighborhood with “Salted Caramel Hearts”, “Lush Bonbons” and “Red Hot Crunch Bars” made with with crushed Red Hot candies, Vietnamese cinnamon and cayenne, for a sweet and spicy (but not too spicy!) treat. This pop […]


Where to Celebrate ‘Villen-tine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and we’ve got you covered when it comes to buying the perfect gift or finding the best places to eat, drink and be merry. From a semi-formal to a silent film, tacos to three-course meals, there’s something for all the lovers—and the single folks too—to do in Somerville. Where to Buy Gifts for Your […]


Love, Factually

Valentine’s Day is arguably the most political holiday we celebrate all year. If you’re in a couple, you might be faced with the societal expectation of the day: the card, the gift, the dinner reservations. If you’re uncoupled, you’re all but forced to weigh in on the holiday, like a pundit trying to find new […]


Valentine’s Day Three Ways

Ahh … Love is in the air this weekend as people around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re planning on spending the holiday with the one you’re head-over-heels for, celebrating Single Awareness Day or just enjoying a nice Saturday with your family, we have the best events around town to celebrate in style.