50 Date Ideas

“It’s easy, all you need is love.” Yes, the Beatles certainly said it best and what better way to find (or re-ignite) love than by checking out all of what Downtown Kamloops has to offer for the dating scene. Whether it’s a first date or the hundredth, here are 50 ideas for fun!

  1. Take a stroll through Riverside Park.
  2. Look for a book at the Kamloops Library.
  3. Visit a few breweries to try some craft beer and local wines.
  4. Take a pottery class or splatter some paint at 4 Cats Art Studio.
  5. Have a Spa day at Aina Studios.
  6. Browse the many local shops.
  7. Experience a Rune Reading at the Golden Buddha.
  8. Stretch it out at a Yoga class.
  9. Tone your tummy and tush at Barre Kamloops.
  10. Get the blood pumping at a KSpin cycling class.
  11. Enjoy a picnic at St. Andrews on the Square.
  12. Master the ice at the Sandman Centre or Memorial Arena’s public skating rink.
  13. Cheer on the Blazers or the Kamloops Storm!
  14. Rock out at a concert at the Sandman Centre.
  15. Watch the Holiday Train roll through town.
  16. Face your fear of public singing at one of the many open mic night events.
  17. The Kamloops Museum and Archives can teach you and your date a thing or two.
  18. The Art Gallery could give you some Instagram worthy photos and its free on Thursdays.
  19. Taste a dessert, or many, at Swiss Pastries.
  20. Solve the mystery and escape the room at Countdown.
  21. Shoot some pool at Kamloops Billiard Club.
  22. Jump in the pool at the YMCA.
  23. Sweat a pool in the YMCA gym.
  24. Enjoy a self-guided tour of the Back-Alley Art Gallery.
  25. Learn a new skill at a sewing class at Andersons Sewing.
  26. Attend a workshop at Far & Wide.
  27. Sing the songs of yesteryear at the Centrals Karaoke night.
  28. Test your knowledge at a group Trivia Night.
  29. Express yourself at a Drink and Draw.
  30. Wake up to some of the amazing breakfast places.
  31. Munch on some lunch at the many restaurants.
  32. Wine and Dine with dinner at a bar and grill.
  33. Play or rent a board game from All Board Games.
  34. Unleash your inner engineer and play a game of Downtown Kamloops on street Giant Jenga.
  35. Browse some records at Barnacle Records.
  36. Find your favourite superhero and High-Octane comics.
  37. Sip Lattes at a coffee shop.
  38. Treat all your fingers and toes to a pedicure and manicure.
  39. Watch some birds.
  40. Take a Pilates class.
  41. Volunteer your time at a charity event.
  42. If the kids are coming too, try a parent and tots’ class at Lizzie Bits.
  43. Head to the indoor farmers market at St. Andrews.
  44. If religious, head to a church.
  45. Walk your pups, or kids, at Pioneer Park.
  46. Pop some tags at a thrift store.
  47. Witness the mastery of the Western Canada Theatre.
  48. Go flower shopping.
  49. Catch a flick at the Paramount Theatre.
  50. The most important point for some, play Pokémon GO!

Well, folks, we hope this comprehensive list finds you in your time of need. Don’t forget to enjoy the special moments and enjoy your time in Downtown Kamloops.

This article was written by Jon George, Customer Care and Patrol (CAP) Team Member. Reach us at 250-572-3008/3009. Email capteam@downtownkamloops.com. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (Downtownkamloops) and Twitter (@downtownkamloops) too!

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