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7 Classic Date Ideas

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we’ve compiled our list of some of the best classic date ideas in Abbotsford! 

Whether you’re just friends, newly dating or have been together for years, there is something for every couple to enjoy here in Abbotsford. From Ann Marie’s Café to the Cineplex VIP Theatre and more, read on to find out our top picks!

 

7. Grab a flight of local beer 

Get to know your date by finding out their favorite beer! Sample different brews by tasting a flight at one of Abbotsford’s 4 local breweries.

 

6. Escape Room

See how well you and your date can work together by testing your skills at the Countdown Escape Room in Historic Downtown Abbotsford. Work together to solve puzzles and make it out before time is up! Choose from a range of themed escape rooms and skill levels.

Congratulations to the first group to get out of our new room, Inferno 2.0! Can you solve the murder mystery? Book now to find out!

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5. Romantic Eats

Not into dinner and drinks? Cozy up with coffee and delicious dessert at Afterthoughts! Share a slice of one of their many varieties of cheesecakes baked in-store daily. Or keep the romantic retro vibes alive with diner classics at Ann Marie’s Café! Grab a cozy booth and enjoy some favorites like burgers, chili cheese fries, milkshakes and floats.

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4. Bowling

When was the last time you hit a bowling alley for some fun? Grab another couple and make a team for a throwback date night at Galaxy Bowl! Enjoy some beverages while you compete for the best score; this is one date idea that won’t strike out!

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25 Likes, 3 Comments - Catherine Wallace (@_catwallace) on Instagram: "Bowling squad 🎳 #squadgoals #minis #bowling #abbotsford"

 

3. Cineplex VIP

What’s better than dinner and a movie? At the Cineplex VIP theatre in Highstreet Shopping Centre you can have your dinner served to you without ever leaving your seat! In addition to having extra comfy reclining chairs the VIP theatre serves cocktails and is kid-free, so you can fully relax.

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24 Likes, 2 Comments - Ningen (@ningenheadwear) on Instagram: "My husband & I are starting spring break out right. Without the kids🤣. #Logan #vip #springbreak..."

 

2. Castle Fun Park

Enjoy some friendly competition with your date at Castle Fun Park. The quintessential old school date, Castle Fun Park features games like skeeball, mini golf, bumper cars and more. Win tickets on arcade games and redeem them for prizes that will impress any date!

Change of scenery this Monday funday

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1. Boardwalk Cafe and Games

For a classic date idea, head to Boardwalk Cafe & Games in Historic Downtown Abbotsford which features over 300 different games ranging from difficult strategizing to fun party games. For a small $5 cover fee you can take a seat and play as many games as you’d like, for as long as you’d like! They also offer a variety of snacks, beer, and wine for purchase making this a perfect spot for a laid-back date night!

The holidays may be over but the fun must continue! This is the first $2.50 Tuesday of the year and we can't wait to see you. Make a new year's resolution to play more games!

59 Likes, 2 Comments - Boardwalk Cafe & Games (@boardwalkcafegames) on Instagram: "The holidays may be over but the fun must continue! This is the first $2.50 Tuesday of the year and..."
 



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