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New York Romantic Date Night Ideas

Planned a big trip to New York with that special someone, but now you aren’t quite sure what to do while visiting? Don’t worry! We’ve got some great date night ideas, whether you are trying to show off for that first date or celebrate an anniversary!  Check out our favorite date night ideas below!

Enjoy the Perfect Date Night in NYC

Burlesque at the Slipper Room

Grab tickets for you and that special someone to this one of a kind burlesque show on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. You and your date will be feeling all of the cozy romance in this seductive, posh lounge. Prepare to be wowed by aerial performers, singers, dancers and even seductively clothed ladies and men. This intimate burlesque show is quite the performance and will surely leave you and your date with much to discuss post-show! 

Rooftop at Gallow Green 

Head on over to Chelsea, Manhattan and check out Gallow Green, located at the top of McKittrick Hotel. As soon as you walk in, you will feel the cool, unique vibe that Gallow Green is known for. Cozy tables are specked about and there is lush greenery just about everywhere you look. You and your date can sit back, have some hand-crafted cocktails and take in the scenery. Gallow Green lets you experience the feeling of a whimsical garden party at any time of the year! 

Kick Axe Throwing

No, that’s not a typo! Axe throwing is quite the date night idea! Take your special someone over the bridge to Gowanus, Brooklyn to chuck some axes around! Kick Axe throwing is great for a couple’s date, or even groups looking to have some daredevil fun. They also serve up brews for you to enjoy while practicing those throwing skills in case of an apocalypse! 

VR World NYC 

Love the latest and greatest technology? We have you covered! VR World NYC is just what it sounds like, a virtual amusement park in the heart of Manhattan. Here you and your date can visit other countries together and even explore new worlds using the latest VR technology. VR World is home to over 50 various types of interactive experiences. Why not have a date night on another planet?

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Enjoy some of the gorgeous green spaces that New York has to offer with that special someone! Take the metro, or wave down a cab, and head over to Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. During the spring, you can take in the beauty of over 50 acres of Japanese cherry blossom trees, bright flora and various rose gardens. Inside of the balmy conservatory, you can slip into a tropical floral paradise with various types of tropical blooms.