\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nFebruary is here, and it’s the month of love. With Valentine’s Day around the corner, it’s time to start\r\nmaking plans to create a memorable night for you and your significant other.\r\nThe good news is there\r\nare plenty of romantic restaurants and activities to choose from in\r\nChicago, so it’s easy to find something unique and special. Whether you’re\r\nspending a whole day together or simply an evening, here are the most exciting\r\nthings to do for Valentine’s Day in Chicago. \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nBook A Dinner \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nMany restaurants offer special Valentine’s Day pre-fix\r\nmenus, so if you’re looking for a steak and lobster combo or a decadent chocolate\r\nsoufflé dessert, you’re in luck. You can easily browse OpenTable\r\nto find restaurants participating. However, be sure to check the details, as\r\nsome restaurants may not be offering the regular menu in addition to specials,\r\nin case you’re hoping to order a la carte. (And, if you’re curious, here are a\r\nfew top restaurants picked by Chicago locals.) \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nGo Ice Skating \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWhat could be more romantic than ice-skating together on\r\nValentine’s Day? Heading to Millennial Park for the McCormick\r\nTribune Ice Rink is a great idea, as it gives you and your partner the\r\nchance to bond and take in Chicago’s beauty. Plus, if you’re heading to dinner\r\nafter, it’ll help work up that appetite. There are many restaurants around, so\r\nit’s easy to find something available. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nBuy Tickets To A Comedy Show \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIf you’re looking\r\nfor a good laugh with your loved one, buy\r\ntickets to Second City in Chicago. All sketches will be romance themed, so\r\nthink dating, sex, and modern and wild love stories. Perhaps even one of the\r\ntales will resemble your own relationship, depicting the way you meant or a\r\nhilarious encounter you’ve shared. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nGo Shopping Along The Magnificent Mile \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nInstead of getting a V-day gift for your partner ahead of\r\ntime, turn February 14th into a day or evening of shopping, where\r\nyou can pick out gifts for each other together and have some food. There are\r\nseveral shops\r\nalong the Magnificent Mile to choose from, ranging from department stores\r\nto designer shops. There’s a gift that’s suitable for every type of\r\nrelationship and budget. What’s more, some hotels even offer shopping\r\npackages with hotel stay, if you’re visiting and looking for some extra\r\ndough. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nInterested in booking your next trip to Chicago at the\r\nFairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile? Click here for\r\nreservations!