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32 Winter Date Ideas

It’s time to put the wedding planning on pause and spend some quality time with your fiancé.

Just you two, connecting, talking, laughing and not talking about the wedding. I love the wintertime because the weather is cooler, the hot cocoa is hot, and the possibilities for falling even more in love with your fiancé seem endless.

Here are some winter date ideas for you to try out:

  1. Go Ice Skating

  2. Make and enjoy some S’mores

  3. Treat yourselves to a Couples Massages

  4. Have a snowball fight (If you can where you live!)

  5. Play Quirkle

  6. Cozy up next to the fireplace and go through some of the questions from our book

  7. Write a letter to each other and read it in a year from now

  8. Go to a hockey game

  9. Write your bucket list together. Need ideas? Here’s our list!

  10. Go for a weekend ski / snowboard trip

  11. Light a fire, pop some popcorn, put on a classic Christmas Movie, and cuddle

  12. Go sledding together and get dessert after

  13. Build a fort and be “together” in it

  14. Take a cooking class together then try out your new skills at home

  15. Go to a trampoline park together

  16. Spend an evening serving dinner at a homeless shelter

  17. Snuggle up on the couch and watch Just Married!

  18. Take salsa lessons

  19. Make hot chocolate from scratch and get creative when it comes to toppings

  20. Go to an art museum, then go to dinner after and talk about what you saw

  21. Nerf gun war in the house!

  22. Go to a comedy show

  23. Make out on your couch by the fire

  24. Take a relaxing Couples Yoga class

  25. Go indoor Rock Climbing together

  26. Go wine tasting for some new holiday flavors

  27. Spend a Saturday morning making waffles, coffee, and watching Hallmark movies or playing card games

  28. Go on a couples dinner cruise and enjoy the city lights

  29. Plan a weekend getaway to somewhere warm

  30. Cuddle while you reflect on your favorite memories from this year

  31. Do a puzzle together and talk about what makes you a great team and why you love each other

  32. Find a cookbook and plan a winter meal (appetizers, dinner, dessert). Go shopping for the ingredients together (and hold hands a lot!). Then, cook together and enjoy your winter themed meal. Bon Appétit!

Looking for some questions to ask on your date night? Check out our book 365 Connecting Questions for Engaged Couples!

Written by Anna Collins
Anna Collins lives in sunny Southern California with her husband and two children. She is passionate about her marriage, staying at home with her kids, writing, coffee, good conversation, and game night. Her life dream is to someday write a book and see it published.