Date nights don’t have to put such a damper on the funds. It’s not about the money spent, but the memories made. The time of the $200 night-out has been replaced, people; the day of the cheap and chic date night…is in. Scan through these for some fun and money-saving ideas!
1. Go For A Hike – Enjoy nature and get moving!
2. 20 Questions – Find out even more about your other half by each writing down a list of 20 questions for one another!
3. Bowling – Make it interesting and place a bet on who buys the cheap beer you’ll be guzzling down.
4. Spa Night – Facials, Pedicures and Manicures, Massages and Foot Soaks. Relax together.
5. Test Drive Cars – Go for a spin at a car dealership in a car you both wanna try out.
6. Hide and Seek – Nuff’ said.
7. Trilogy Movie Night – Pick a Trilogy that you both love (ie. Austin Powers, The Hangover, Home Alone) and make a night of it.
8. Flee Market/Garage Sales – Go hunting for “stuff” – who knows what you’ll come across.
9. Sledding – Grab your crazy carpets and bundle up.
10. Drive-In – Skip the movie theater, hit up your local supermarket and cuddle up in your car.
11. Youtube Video Marathon – Be careful…these can really suck you in…for hours…
12. Fire&S’mores – Get warm and cozy :)
13. Visit Your Local Parks – Talk a walk through your local parks, get outside!
14. Board Game Night – Set up multiple stations of board games and move from one to another!
15. Backyard Camp-Out – Pitch a tent in the backyard, order some take-out and unplug for the night.
16. Mini-Golf – Put your skills to the test!
17. Bingo! – Head to the nearest Bingo Hall and try your best at the win!
18. Geo-Caching – Don’t know what it is? Google it then download an App.
19. Time-Capsule – Pick a few items that have a memory attached to them and maybe write each other a small note on 5 reasons why you love your other half. Bury it. Dig it up in a year.
20. Local Pub/Bar – Yes it’s nice to experience fine-dinning, but not all the time. Hit up your local pub or bar, grab some wings and beer and enjoy the simplicity.