No matter who your special someone is, these Valentine’s Day gifts are local, unique and filled with love.
My Local Brew Works
For the beer enthusiast in your life, this local brewery is offering its newly launched Custom Craft Brewing Package, which gives an in-depth look into the craft brewing process from start to finish. Philadelphians will be able to get involved with everything, from choosing the grain to designing the label (participants can be as hands-on or off as desired.)
Entry starts at $120 per person (price depends on certain factors) the experience includes a tour of the vicinity, lunch, a parting gift and more over a 6 hour period—if you opt-in for the full experience. Those interested in learning more about the custom brewing process and to reserve a brew day with My Local Brew Works may do so by emailing [email protected].
4501 Torresdale Ave., mylocalbrewworks.com
If you’re looking for Valentine’s Day gifts in Philadelphia, Samuel’s is offering a sweet treat for everyone in the form of its Truffle & Macaroon box ($10) from pastry chef Abby Dahan. The sweet set includes four rolled truffles, four molded bonbons and two macaroons. The box is available starting Feb. 10 to 15 and can be ordered online or in the store for store pick-up only.
Additionally, Samuel’s will have another V-Day surprise in the form of a dessert featuring strawberry mallomar, available Feb.11 and 12, which also can be ordered and picked up.
1523 Sansom St., samuelsphilly.com
The Logan Hotel
The Logan’s Valentine’s Day package titled “All You Need Is Love” is here for the heart-filled holiday. Couples can book the experience, which features a night in the Pennsbury Suite, 2 keepsake ‘Rocky’ robes, a private mixology class at Urban Farmer, the “Take Time for Two” package at the Underground Spa & Wellness (which includes an 80-minute couples massage, foot treatment and full body sea-salt scrub), a cocktail flight delivered to your room, brunch/breakfast and an extended check out time (2 p.m.)
This package must be booked at least 7 days prior to arrival and pending availability through Feb. 28. Pricing starts at $2,500, and Philadelphians can contact [email protected] to book.
One Logan Square, Philadelphia, theloganhotel.com
Bloomsday’s Fancy Wine Shop features many different options including an “ever-changing” selection of natural producers. Visitors can preorder their bottles on Toast for pick-up.
414 S. 2nd St., bloomsdaycafe.com
Occasionette offers a wide variety of Valentine’s Day gifts that can be picked up right here in Philadelphia, including greeting cards, self-care necessities, candles, and candy. They are also taking online pre-orders for Valentine Bouquets($54) online that available for pickup on Monday, Feb. 13 and Tuesday, Feb. 14.
1825 E. Passyunk Ave., occasionette.com
What better way to spend Valentine’s Day in Philadelphia than by seeing it from a luxury yacht? City Cruises is offering three romantic sails on Feb. 11, 12 and 14.
Options include: The Silver Package, which comes with a glass of champagne or sparkling wine and a rose. The Gold Package, which boasts a glass of champagne or sparkling wine, a rose and a guaranteed window seat. Or, the Platinum Package, which includes a bottle of sparkling wine or equivalent, a half dozen roses, souvenir champagne flutes and a guaranteed window seat.
Additionally, there will be a buffet, cocktails and dancing. More information and specific pricing can be found online.
Creations By Coppola
This East Passyunk shop is offering an assortment of options, but they specialize in elaborate floral arrangements with bouquets available for pre-order online, and Grab & Go bouquets ready for pick-up in-store.
1724 E Passyunk Ave Suite 1, creationsbycoppola.com
The Kimpton Hotel Monaco
The Kimpton Hotel Monaco is offering a special package for couples. The Relax & Romance experience gifts couples bath amenities (such as bath bombs and shower steamers in lavender or eucalyptus), a bottle of prosecco, an assortment of chocolates, an aromatherapy turndown, $50 food and beverage credit, and late check out (2 p.m.) Philadelphians can find pricing and availability online.
433 Chestnut St., monaco-philadelphia.com
Art in the Age
If you have a lover of spirits in your life, Art in the Age offers an array of options for the heart-clad holiday. One option is the Tamworth Garden Damson Gin, which was made by infusing tart, sweet damson plums harvested during early fall into gin. It comes out to be 60 proof.
This local shop is also offering a Valentine’s Day special on “couples” glassware, where shoppers who buy one glass get one 50% off, available Feb. 6 to 14. Philadelphians can also secure a flower bouquet inspired by classic literature from local Philly florist, Books and Blooms, in-store only on Saturday, Feb. 12.
116 N. 3rd St., artintheage.com