We will be adding more 2013 Valentine's Day events for singles as they are announced.
- Anti-Valentine's Protest at Vander Bar
Romance protestors will gather at The Roosevelt Hotel's Vander Bar on February 14 to indulge in an anti-love menu including “Love Bites” appetizers and “Love Stinks, Let’s Drink” shots. Available all night, specialty cocktails and select bottles of wine are half price and complimentary wine tastings will be offered. The festivities will take place on Thursday, February 14 from 3 p.m. to close. Happy hour runs from 3 – 6 p.m. with $4 draft beers, $6 wines, $8 cocktails and $5 appetizers.
Vander Bar, 45th Street at Vanderbilt Avenue, 212-885-6131
- Ladies' Night at Havana Central
Make February 13th a ladies' night out at Havana Central. From 8-10 PM, order up pitchers of “Get Your Mojo Going Mojitos” and “Sauce It Up Sangria” while you dig into unlimited empanadas and churros. As an added bonus, a cigar-rolling specialist will be on hand to help you learn to roll like a pro and entertain your stogie-loving friends.
Havana Central, 151 West 46th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues, 646-462-3042
- Bloody Valentine's Weekend
The evil geniuses behind Blood Manor want to terrify you for Valentine's Day. Forget pink paper hearts and think bloody, beating hearts. The living dead at Blood Manor want to snuggle up with you on February 14-17, 2013. Tickets are $30 in advance ($45 for express entry package) and $35 at the door.
Blood Manor, 163 Varick Street at Charlton Street, 212-290-2825
- New York's Largest Singles Anti-Valentine's Day Party -- Two hundred single NYC professionals will gather on Saturday, February 9th to rebel against Valentine's Day at Croton Loung Lounge. The party will feature free roses and chocolates, drink specials, prize giveaways, and DJs spinning music all night. Tickets are $19.99 per person.
Croton Lounge, 108 West 40th Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway, 1-800-239-0542
- Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles
Who needs someone to bring you chocolates when you can make your own? Learn everything about truffle making from choosing the right chocolate, to making and rolling the ganache and tempering chocolate for finishing the truffles. Admission is $85 per person for JCC members, $95 per person for non-members.
The JCC in Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue at 76th Street, 646-505-5708
- My Funny Valentine at Caroline's
Laugh in the face of obnoxious Valentine's Day couples with a night of comedy at Caroline's. Shows are at 7:30pm and 10pm and tickets start at $49 per person.
Carolines, 1626 Broadway at 49th Street, 212-757-4100
- Anti-Valentine's Day Masque
This year, you'll have to wait until March 10th for the annual Anti-Valentine's Day Masque/Endless Night Vampire Ball of New York. Mingle with vampires, burlesque dancers, artists, fetishists, drag queens, fashionistas, goths, steampunks,and other open-minded sorts with flair for costume. Admission is $16.66 per person, $30 for a couples ticket.
Club Element, 225 East Houston Street at Essex Street/Avenue A
- Valentine's Day in Babeland
Who needs a Valentine's Day date when you have Babeland? Shop for adult toys and other fun stuff to use by yourself or with a partner. Babeland's two Manhattan locations are also hosting V-Day events including champagne soirees, workshops, and a sexy BUST magazine party with titillating goodie bags.
- 43 Mercer Street
- 94 Rivington Street