Try one of the 10 most unique date night ideas in Chicago
Cuddle up at a drive-in movie.
All outdoor everything is the dating game playing this year, a mantra that reaches the entertainment industry even in the freezing months. Pull up your warm blanket and voyage with your date over to ChiTown Movies in Pilsen for some old-fashioned front seat entertainment set to the flow of new classics like "Mean Girls," "Dirty Dancing," "Scream," and more. And don't forget to come hungry because resident snack bar ChiTown Grille is available to deliver a full tab of delicious treats right to your side door.
Treat yourself to a Local Theatre
Chicago is home to remarkable autonomous theatres and production companies all over the city producing available, satisfying shows even for a novice theatre buff. You can start with the Steppenwolf Theatre's productions which are always huge wins with all audiences. The Annoyance Theatre skirts the line between written and extemporized plays, often with comical results. The historic Goodman Theatre has been a predominant place in Chicago.
Test your relationship in a private escape room
There's no I in Team. Book your own a day to remember escape room romance at Fox in a Box. An excellent dating experience and appointed scenarios await you, infused with plentiful twists and turns to get your heart pumping and your brain ticking with your date.
Step up with a sky-high curling session
Take your dating to a new high by adding a little friendly and snowy competition alongside the cocktails. Since the epidemic, which pushed outside other fun, curling has become Chicago's new-fashioned bar game, and drinking cradles all over the city are getting more in on all the slip-sliding broom-pushing action. Book a lane at Kaiser Tiger, Whiskey Business, Harvest at Lakeshore Sport & Fitness, or upper floor at the Gwen, and prepare to sweep your date off their feet.
Be Cocktail Connoisseur For The Night
Spending money at one of Chicago's hottest cocktail bars is a great idea. Learn the true meaning of "wine blending" at The Aviary. Watch live music and get the coziest moment in a booth with a few classic cocktails at California Clipper. You both just want some new exquisite booze in your life, and to spice up your dating days, try one of the finest new bars in Chicago.
Dine at the heat lamps at an outdoor restaurant
Keeping up with social distance doesn't mean having to sacrifice the pleasures of fine dining and classy dating. Make a special impression on your date by grabbing a suitable space and a properly heated outdoor table at Chicago date night institutions such as Restaurant Row's like The Darling, River North stunner RPM Seafood, Lincoln Park stalwart Avli Taverna among others. Thinking about throwing some sexual activities into the mix? Then Chitown oyster bar gat you covered.
Play the Chicago Popular WhirlyBall
It might sound crazy, but it is a fun dating experience. However, WhirlyBall is Chicago's extraordinary mix of bumper cars, basketball, and lacrosse. WhirlyBall has been a classic date sport amongst residents for years. Show off your sporting advantage while still keeping things fun.
Get your knife skills at virtual cooking
Get into the chef apron, fold your sleeves, and ready yourself for a home kitchen showdown with help from top-notch local chefs. Culinary Arts from Boka's star-studded roster to two-time James Beard winner Paul Kahan and everyone in between are going digital this season, providing interactive live-streamed cooking sections complete with expert tips and all the spices you need to prepare up a bon vivant meal by yourself.
Be Weird in Public
Dating in Chicago makes it home to most of the weirdest, amusing locations you can think of, and you can plan a memorable date by stopping by one of them. Take your Friday night time turtle racing, walk through Chicago's amazing collection of leatherwear, watch the souteneur do impro, and more.
Try the take-home cocktail kit
Can't go for your special date night drinking, then drink at home with the right planning. We're talking notable names like the Aviary, Violet Hour, 3 Dots and a Dash, and more, all exquisitely prepared and apportion for at-home consumption transforming your home into a Chicago hottest nightclub.