Valentine’s Day Events To Look Forward To – 2019

What are you getting up to this Valentine’s Day? If the answer is “I don’t know”, then take a look at these Valentines events happening around the city during the month of love. These sort of events sell out quickly, so make sure you book ASAP. 

Please note: These events are valid for 2019 ONLY


A Romantic Night Out at Emerald Resort & Casino

Date: Saturday, 09 February 2019 from 20:00

Treat the apple of your eye to a romantic evening under the stars with the Valentine’s Outdoor Movie Night taking place on the Emerald Hotel lawns on 09 February 2019 from 20:00. The film that will be setting the mood on the evening will be the classic romance, Ghost (1990), featuring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze. You can get your tickets at Computicket for R80 per person. Don’t forget to pack a picnic blanket and camp chairs! As for food, they also have food and beverage stalls with great movie night hampers on sale. To pre-order Movie Night Hampers, contact 016 982 8643 or

V is for Valentine’s Singles Party!

Date: Sunday, 10 February 2019 from 17:00 – 21:00

Single this Valentine’s Day? Don’t worry, don’t mean you can’t have fun on the most romantic day of the year. This event is perfect if you’re looking to meet fellow singletons and perhaps even “The One” just before Valentine’s Day. There will be two icebreaker games to kickoff the mingling: ‘Find Your Matching Karma Sutra Picture’ – a fun and risque yet light-hearted matching game which ensures you get to meet and chat to every person of the opposite sex; AND a twist on ‘Spin The Bottle – everyone gets a chance to answer some dating/relationship based questions which will keep the conversation flowing for the rest of the evening. As for entertainment, Adrian Ziller and Friends will be performing. Age limit is open and entry costs R160 per person. Payment is needed in advance, so make sue you email for payment details.

Story Party Joburg – True Dating Stories

Date: 12 and 13 February 2019 at 20:00

This is a great event if you’re single, in a relationship, looking for a laugh, or simply just want to get a little insight into other people’s dating lives to see if yours is “normal”. You think your dating life is bad? Think again! At Story Party, you’ll get to hear true dating stories that’ll make you feel hundreds better, because let’s face it, it could be worse. Story Party has toured over 50 countries because the dating struggle is real, worldwide. From ghosting, unwanted pictures and splitting the bill to cat-fishing, heart-break and “I can’t believe that happened” stories, you’ll hear them all from professional storytellers on the evening. Want to share your story? Write it down on their casual confessions slips, anonymously and they’ll read them out loud so you don’t have to. Sounds like a lot of fun! Click here to get your ticket now.

Run Zone Valentines Lazer Light Trail Run

Date: Wednesday, 13 February 2019 at 19:00 – 23:00

Kick off the Valentine’s Day celebrations with a fun and exciting night trail run/walk sponsored by Energizer! The Run Zone Valentines Lazer Light Trail Run offers runners and couples alike an evening of activeness, lazer lights and lots of entertainment at Randpark Golf Club! It’s Valentine’s Day themed so be sure to dress up, as there will be prizes up for grabs for the best dressed. Make sure you get your pre-entries in before 07 February 2019. Click here to enter now.

Musical Speed Dating

Date: Wednesday, 13 February 2019 from 19:00 – 00:00

Another event for the singles this Valentine’s Day! Put away those silly apps and online dating sites and have some face-to-face interaction and fun with Musical Speed Dating! You know, the way it used to be before the internet. Prepare for an evening filled with laughter, mingling and potentially meeting your Valentine’s Day date. It’s going to be a fun night, so make sure you reserve your seat ASAP, seats are limited. You’ll get FREE entry and Happy Hour before 19:00. Click here to find out how to book.

Valentine’s Day Couples Paint Event

Date: Thursday, 14 February 2019 from 18:00 – 21:00

This one has extremely limited spacing, so make sure you book this event ASAP if you and your Valentine are keen! Head to Lillian Gray Fine Arts School and spoil your favourite human with an evening of creativity and wine. And best of all, you don’t need any artistic experience! Cost is R 980 per couple and includes wine, cheese platters and all the art supplies you’ll need on the evening. They will start the night with a fun Couples Quiz and then proceed to do a painting activity. Each individual works on one half a picture. At the end of the evening, the couple needs to join it to form one image. How cute! Click here to book now.


Evening Of Love

Date: Thursday, 14 February 2019 from 19:30 – 23:30

Not the best singer in the world but would love to serenade your Valentine? Look no further! Evening of Love at Time Square is here to make this Valentine’s Day one to remember! Let some of South Africa’s top artists with the likes of Vusi Nova, 047, Carl Thomas and other guest performer do the serenading for you. Tickets are selling fast, so get to Computicket and book your seat now. Tickets cost between R250 and R1 850 per person, and the show starts at 19:00.

Valentine’s Cocktail Party at Copper Bar

Date: Friday, 15 February 2019 from 17:30 – 00:00

Sometimes the simplest things mean the most, so why not grab your Valentine and head to the Valentine’s Cocktail Party at Copper Bar to sip on something refreshing and spend a little quality time together. Tickets cost R150 per person and includes a glass of champagne on arrival as well as a goodie bag for your partner. Be sure to dance the night away with your sweetheart. Please note: no under 25s allowed. Click here to get your tickets. The dress code is cocktail with a splash of red.

Outdoor Movie Night at Tres Jolie

Date: Friday, 15 February 2019 from 18:00 – 23:00

Join Down Right DJs and Tres Jolie for a romantic outdoor movie night where they’ll be screening the funny time travelling film about love, ‘About Time‘. There’s nothing more romantic than spending some quality time with your sweetheart under the stars while watching a lovey-dovey movie. The full restaurant menu will be available if you wish to grab a bite to eat. No outside drinks or food allowed. Don’t forget to take blankets  and pillows along with you to get comfy. Click here to get your tickets now.

Hot 91.9 Valentine’s Night Race

Date: Friday, 15 February 2019 from 19:00 – 21:00

Get your heart racing this Valentine’s Day at the Hot 91.9 Valentine’s Night Race at Randburg Harriers. So, what are you waiting for? Dig out your running shoes, get tickets for you and your sweetheart and take a romantic run through the leafy streets of Randburg. Also, don’t forget to dress up in your most lovey-doviest outfit to show the love. This event is 10km of serious fun for all, complete with live music en route, a ‘candle-lit mile’, post-race party and spot prizes for best dressed! Click here to get your tickets now.

Vampire Valentines at The Moors Castle

Date: Friday, 15 February 2019 from 18:30 – 23:30

For a Valentine’s Day celebration with a twist, don’t miss this interesting event at The Moors Castle! Lead the way to the castle and enjoy your Valentine’s Day as ‘vampires’ to celebrate and share your love eternal and immortal. You and your true love will spend a romantic evening together complete with a three-course meal and dancing all night long under the moonlight of love eternal. Sounds quite interesting and unique. Only 200 tickets are available for this event, so make sure you get yours now!

Gin, Chocolate & Confectionery Pairing

Date: Saturday, 16 February 2019 from 12:00 – 14:00

Time Anchor Distillery will be hosting an intimate Gin, Chocolate & Confectionery Pairing at their Distillery in Maboneng. Guests attending the tasting will arrive and be seated, an introduction to Time Anchor Distillery will kick off the afternoon followed by tasting of three of their craft gins paired with specially selected chocolates, artisanal nougat and Turkish Delight. Yummy! Shanna-Rae, the Co-Founder and Head Distiller, will be leading the pairing, and will impart her love and passion for Gin with you. Special and limited edition gins and other items will be available for purchase on the day. Contact them on or 072 495 1983.


Valentine’s Movies in the Park

Date: Saturday, 16 February 2019 from 14:00 – 23:00

Celebrate this special day with the apple of your eye at the Valentine’s Movies In The Park at Riversands Farm Village. Spend the day enjoying a lovely picnic for two, fun activities for all ages, delicious food vendors offering tasty treats and he #PiP Bar to keep you refreshed and hydrated. All you need to take along with you is yourself, your sweetheart and a picnic blanket. Sit back, relax and enjoy a day in the Park! This year’s theme is “Valentine’s Red Carpet by #PiP”. Also, don’t forget to arrived dressed for the occasion, as there’s a prize for the best dressed up for grabs – a hot air balloon safari for two! Arrive as a character from your favorite film, celebrating the 80s, the Naughties, whatever! Just show up in style! Click here to get your tickets now. Movies that’ll be showing on the day is as follows:

  • 14:00 Venue Open
  • 14:30 Film 1 – Shrek 2001
  • 16:30 Film 2 – 40 First Dates 2004
  • 18:30 Film 3 – Dirty Dancing 1987
  • 20:30 Film 4 – PS I Love You 2007
  • 23:00 Venue Close

Platinum Soul And R&B Valentine’s Picnic

Date: Sunday, 17 February 2019 from 11:00

Enjoy the lovely Jozi weather and celebrate Valentine’s Day with the Soul And R&B Valentine’s Picnic at Platinum Lounge in Randburg. The afternoon’s lineup will include entertainment from headliners, Wilson B Nkosi and Sentle Lehoko and supporting acts, Tsholanang, Nozi, Nox, Clive J and Brian. Just keep in mind that kids are not allow to attend this event at all. Get all the deets here.


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