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10 Date Ideas In Sacramento
Sacramento is the capital city of the beautiful Californian state and you’ll find plenty to see and do. The city has something for everyone, you can take part in adrenaline filled actives, dine al fresco, enjoy some wine tasting or relax in one of the cool coffee shops. Deciding on a unique and fun date has never been so easy and we’ve picked out some of our favourite places to help you out when deciding where to take your lucky Mr/Miss!
1.White Water Expeditions
Get your hearts racing with this activity based date. The premium white water experience can be found on the American River and you’ll have so much fun you’ll have no times for first date jitters. It will be the perfect date if you know you’re both active and enjoy outdoor sports. Bond over your love for the adrenaline, you’ll have a lot to talk about afterwards and you can plan your second date, although this might be a challenge as white water rafting is hard to beat!
2. Cycle the American River
Sacramento has a huge choice of beautiful cycle route to follow. We suggest following the route that takes you along the American River. Pack up a picnic and you can stop off half way for some well-deserved lunch, there are so many picturesque views it will be a very romantic backdrop for your date!
3. The Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar
Let the twinkly lights of the Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar fill your evening with romance. Choose to have drinks at the bar or sit on a table and prepare to indulge in some of the delicious food on offer. The ambience and interior makes it a great place to go on a date and gives a slightly more laid-back approach to the formal ‘dinner and drinks’ date idea.
4. Temple Coffee
This place is perfect for a date because odds are, if you’re living in Sacramento you’re B-I-G on your coffee and this won’t disappoint you. You can choose from a range of beans and the expert baristas will be happy to help you pick a coffee that you will enjoy. Sitting outside is a great idea because it’s the best place to do some people watching. Temple Coffee is open late into the evening so it can be a great place to meet anytime of the day!
5. Old Sacramento Underground Tour
If you’re interested in History or your just after a unique date idea, Sacramento History Museum runs a tour that lasts for approximately one hour. The tour will take you underground and teach you about how the city lifted itself out of the flooding issues in the 60’s! There are lots to learn but it’s also a really fun tour as you’re led through hollow sidewalks and slopped alleyways. This interactive experience will give you plenty to talk about and with your underground tour tickets, you’ll also gain discounted entry to the Sacramento Museum so you can extend your date if you feel like it’s going well!
6. William Land Park
If you want to escape the bustle of the city then taking a trip to William Land Park will be your best bet! The park has plenty of attractions to make your date more interesting. The BBQ and picnic area is a popular spot, you could prepare some lunch and cook it together! There’s also beautiful rock gardens, an amphitheatre and not forgetting the Zoo!
7. West Wind Drive In
Prepare yourself for some retro fun! This drive in is decked out with a huge projector and has a snack bar serving up drinks and refreshments so you can settle in and watch your favourite movies. The best part about this is that because everyone’s in their own car, you can feel free to have a little chat with yourselves during the film without having a theatre of angry viewers pester you! Be sure to take some time before or after the movie to catch up properly, if you’re feeling slightly nervous, hang out after as you’ll find both of you have more to talk about because you can discuss the movie!
8. The Underground Tasting Room
<Wine tasting is a really great date because it incorporates excellent drink, a topical point to focus on and a cool activity. The Underground Tasting Room in Old Sacramento will offer you an expert wine tasting evening that includes nibbles to compliment the wine and of course opportunity to purchase your favourites. The interior of the underground tasting rooms is a super romantic and you’ll feel like you’ve discovered Sacramento’s best-kept secret!
9. Ella Dining Room and Bar
A firm favourite by locals speaks volumes! This restaurant will be perfect for a first date because the new American and French styled cuisine offer everyone a dish they will enjoy; from steak to oysters, pasta to salad! Let the talented bar staff whip you up one of their famous cocktails or perhaps their award-winning wine list might interest you? The restaurant has a lounge area as well as a patio seating area if you fancy dining as fresco.
10. Pins n Strikes
Find your inner child and take your date to the bowling alley for a little bit of friendly competition! Bowling is a brilliant idea for a first date because it gives you something to focus on and can be less intimidating than a dinner date! The fun atmosphere of the alley will ease your nerves and you’re sure to have a lot of laughs whilst trying to hit your strike! After bowling why not continue the date in the arcade, you’ll find over 100 games!