Whether you need to buy a gift for your sweetheart, want something new and different to do with date or want to pamper yourself (whether you are single, dating or married) we have a few ideas for ways to spend your time and your cash on Valentine’s Day.
A number of businesses will have special promotions and or events happening in Glen Ellyn. If your business is doing something special and you want everyone to know, share it in our comments.
Ten Thousand Villages
At the store, which provides stable employment for artisans from across the world and is a leader in fair trade, Valentine’s Day shoppers can find deals on jewelry. The store is holding a buy one, get on half-off jewelry sale through Valentine’s Day.
Valentine’s Day is the final day for a special promotion with the new Enchantments gift card. Buy $50 and get $100 total or buy $100 and get $200 in gift card value. Limit of two cards per customers. The cards will never expire and must be treated as cash.
The boutique is holding an Intimately Yours Basics promotion. All intimates are buy one at 15 percent off, buy two at 20 percent off or buy 3 at 30 percent off. Promotion runs through Feb. 14.
Bottle and Bottega
Enjoy a night of art and fun at a painting party at Bottle and Bottega. The event is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Aspiring artists can choose from two images. Light appetizers and chocolate covered strawberries are included in the $35 registration fee! Grab your favorite bottle of wine along with your Valentine and join in the fun as you create a gift from the H’Art!
Celebrate this Valentine’s Day with your family at Honey. Kids who dine at Honey from 4-6 p.m. on Feb. 14 will receive a complementary Valentines dessert! The restaurant will be serving hot fudge brownie sundaes and dessert nachos. Reservations suggested.
Anti-Valentine’s Day Party at North Side Sports Bar & Grill. Bring a picture of your ex to the bar and be eligible to win prizes and get giveaways. And, $5 chocolate raspberry martinis if you’re still feeling romantic.
Enjoy a long Valentine’s Day Weekend at Bistro Monet. The restaurant will offer a four-course prix fixe menu. Call to make a reservation.
Glen Oak Restaurant
Glen Oak Restaurant will be offering a number of Valentine’s Day specials. Appetizer specials will include bruschetta, stuffed portabella mushrooms and curried chicken and chile shrimp skewers. Entrees include pork osso bucco, portabella and tofu stir fry, sautéed salmon filet, caprese chicken breast and filet mignon.
flour + wine
Valentine's Day weekend from Feb. 14-16, flour + wine will hold offer a special sweetheart menu and libations.
Whether you have a hot date or no date, celebrate the day with some pampering. Cosmos is open from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Valentine’s Day. Check with the salon for availability and enjoy a few drinks with your salon treatment.