40+ Winter Date Ideas to Charm Your Partner

After a long month, week, or day, you will want some time to have fun ๐Ÿฅณ and feel relaxed! And you would definitely want to spend this time with your partner, right? So you would have this brilliant idea to go on a date! But you would wonder where to take your partner and how your date should go!

Everyone wants their date to go perfectly, but not everyone knows how to make their date go perfectly. Don’t get frustrated ๐Ÿ˜ก if you can’t think of anything, okay? No matter what, your date will go perfectly, and it is my responsibility! 

Don’t worry, mate! That is why exactly I am here! I will give you ideas as to where and how you should plan your date, okay?

few winter date ideas just for you!

You must be wondering how to plan a perfect date during winter! I know it gets frustrating when you don’t think of a perfect plan to have fun and get romantic ๐Ÿ˜. And definitely, you cannot go skinny dipping or sunbathing when it is winter! 

So, I have listed a few winter date ideas just for you! You could pick any of these ideas, and I will assure you that both of you will have so much fun! Let’s begin, shall we?

But before diving in, I will recommend a book, “Mars and Venus on a Date: A Guide for Navigating the 5 Stages of Dating to Create a Loving and Lasting Relationship” by John Gray!


Ice Skating

When it is snowing outside, you know what is perfect? Ice-skatingโ›ธ๏ธ! Come on, you should have seen this coming already! I mean, there’s literally this scene in every rom-com movie ever, right? 

How cute it is to teach your partner if they don’t know how to skate, right? Well then, what are you waiting for?

Hot cocoa

When it is chilly or snowing outside, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Hot cocoa ๐Ÿซ! Yes! How romantic is it to make hot cocoa with your partner? Well, it is an experience! You have to try this idea as you sip some hot cocoa in front of the fire! I love this idea so much!

As the quote goes, “Chocolate makes everything better, especially when it’s in the form of hot cocoa.”- Unknown.

Go star gazing

One of my favorite activities to do when it is winter or summer is to star gaze ๐ŸŒƒ. I mean, how beautiful can the sky get when it is covered with stars? 

So I recommend you to go and experience it with your partner! Nothing is more romantic and memorable than stargazing!

You should visit a winter festival

Festivals! Festivals! Festivals! Go and attend a winter festival! You might have a lot of activities to do together like ice carving, ice skating ๐ŸงŠ or more! 

You will have a one-on-one bond, and it will be a memorable date for both of you! Also, don’t forget to click a few pictures, okay?

Go snowboarding

Snowboarding ๐ŸŽฟ? Sounds terrifying, right? But it is also so much fun! If both of you love the adrenaline rush and thrill, then this is the perfect idea! 

You can also take lessons together if you don’t know anything about it. But it is worth the try, my friend! You will not regret it, okay?

Build a snowman

Build A Snowman

Is it snowing? Then when is it more perfect than to build a snowman together? Go on with gloves, jacket, and boots to build your snowman โ˜ƒ๏ธ! They don’t have to be perfect, but it is your doing, so you will enjoy it, okay? Nothing is more exciting than building a snowman with your partner. 

To build snowmen together is way too fun, “There’s something magical about turning a snow-covered field into a snowman wonderland.”- Unknown.


It is time for a bonfire ๐Ÿ”ฅ when it is winter! A chilly night shouldn’t be chilly for too long if there is a bonfire, right? 

Cuddle up with blankets and the warmth of your partner. Nothing is more romantic than to cuddle with your partner on a chilly night, right? 

Roast some marshmallows

While you are at the bonfire, you could also roast a few marshmallows and some s’mores if you would like! While you feel warm by the fire, you could have some roasted marshmallows and cuddle with your partner ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โค๏ธโ€๐Ÿ‘จ for the extra warmth! 

Nothing sounds better than roasted marshmallows and your partner, right?

A movie date

Don’t have the mood to enjoy outside? No issues; you can have a movie ๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ date at your home. Get some blankets and some popcorn, and put on a movie you both want to watch and enjoy! 

Sip some wine and make the most of the night! One of you is bound to fall asleep, and I know that!

Board games

Board Games

You can stay at home and play a few board games ๐ŸŽฒ as well! Just pour yourself a drink and enjoy the game. There are a lot of board games available; pick one and start the game. 

I personally like the mystery games, monopoly, and Scrabble, but there’s a lot more than you know!

Christmas movies

As the quote goes, “Under the twinkle lights and with your hand in mine, every Christmas movie feels like a love story waiting to happen.”- Unknown.

When it is Christmas time ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŽ„, do you know what else it is time for? Yes! Christmas movies! The Grinch or Home Alone, pick any kind of Christmas movie and enjoy! You can use a good laugh and maybe even good company! And I know Christmas movies always work, not just for me but even for you!

An arcade date

Competitions keep your relationship healthy and always on your toes. So go to the nearby arcade ๐ŸŽฎ and start the competition. 

Whatever it may be, you can always have a good time when you enjoy the game instead of being hellbent on winning! Even if you lose, you still win your partner’s smile, right?

A winter hike

Are the both of you up for a physical challenge? Then tie your shoes lace tight and pack your bag ๐ŸŽ’! Burn some calories and enjoy your hike! 

The view will be worth all your troubles along the way! Click a few pictures to revisit the day. A hike is something you both want; trust me!

Go for coffee

Go For Coffee

What do you crave the most when it is cold and chilly? Coffee โ˜•, definitely! A coffee date is always a successful date! 

Take your partner to the nearby cafe and treat her with a coffee. She would fall in love with you if she didn’t already. Coffee is a game-changer when it comes to dates!

A trivia night

Another fun way to spend your night is to turn a normal night into a trivia night! Let it be general, entertainment ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŽค or whatever; trivia is always fun! 

You have Nothing to lose, but you have everything to make your date fun and memorable.

A picnic

A winter picnic? You might think I am crazy, but trust me, take your blankets and some wine and enjoy your day! 

You could take a few books to read or listen to music ๐ŸŽถ or just chat with each other and have fun! It is rare to find a spark with someone, so if you find it, make sure not to lose it!

A gingerbread house

A gingerbread house is a winter staple and is so fun! So build a gingerbread house together, or you could be rivals as well! A little competition does no harm! 

Decorate your windows, doors, and other parts of your house with candies ๐Ÿญ or more! 

Go and visit the holiday lights.

Go And Visit The Holiday Lights

Have you been to a street that is decorated with lights ๐Ÿ’ก? You should go with your partner and experience this magical night! 

Nothing is more romantic and fun than walking in such a beautiful street. Your eyes are going to shine, and you will have the maximum fun, I know for sure! 

A snowball fight!

Up for some battle? Well, everything is fair love and war, as they say! Make a few snowballs together and start a snowball fight! This is such a fun way to spend your time โณ. 

I mean, don’t you love the idea of catching your partner off guard and smacking their face with a snowball? 

Bake cookies

Do you love to bake? The cookies ๐Ÿช it is! Bake your favorite cookies and let your partner do the taste test! If you don’t know how, then quickly go on the internet and find its recipe! Go do some ingredient shopping, which is fun as well! Cookies will make your day, no matter what!

As the quote goes, “In the midst of flour fights and dough mishaps, our love remains as steady as the oven’s warmth.”- Unknown.

Go sledding

Sliding downhill โ›ท๏ธ over snow sounds terrifying, but it is also exciting! Life is too short to sit this one, alright? So take your partner and go try it! 

If you don’t know anything about it, you could always take classes and become a professional! But you can have fun as well!

A home spa day!

A Home Spa Day

Give your partner a well-deserved spa ๐Ÿ’†! After a tiring day, both of you deserve some self-care, alright? So put on your mask and give yourselves a massage! 

It is a date, and both of you can relax as well! You will feel refreshed and happy to have spent the day taking care of each other!

Sit down and write a bucket list!

If you don’t have the mood to go out, then you can sit at home and create a bucket list ๐Ÿ“’! You could list all of the activities you want to try out with each other and start checking off activities starting now! 

This way, both of you can give priority to what you want to do and have so much fun as well!

A candle night dinner

A candle night dinner ๐Ÿ•ฏ๏ธ! How romantic that sounds, right? To watch your partner sit across from you as they sip their wine and talk about things that excite them, what is more nice? 

Enjoy a romantic dinner and seize the day with dessert! You could cook or even book a table outside; what matters is how much fun both of you are going to have!

Make a pizza together

You should be bored of ordering pizzas ๐Ÿ• at home or traveling to eat one. Instead, you could go ingredient shopping and make one for yourself; how fun is that? 

You can have your desired toppings, and you can choose your own shape of the pizza! Enjoy the pizza with your partner, and wow, such an incredible date!

If this is your first date, the below quiz will let you know if you’re date is interested in you or not! Take the quiz and also the hints!

  • Does your date maintain eye contact while in a conversation?
  1. Yes! They even smile.
  2. Sometimes.
  3. Nope.
  • Is your date participating in the conversation?
  1. Yes, they ask a lot of questions!
  2. They only reply to what I ask.
  3. They don’t talk at all.
  • Has your date had a genuine smile on their face?
  1. Yes! And they are beautiful.
  2. Their smile doesn’t reach their eyes.
  3. I haven’t seen them smiling.
  • Does your date touch you lightly on your arm or anything of that sort?
  1. Yes, they touch my arm lightly!
  2. We accidentally bump into each other.
  3. We have a one-foot distance between the two of us.
  • Does your date listen to you and remember what you share?
  1. Yes, they listen!
  2. I can’t tell.
  3. I know that they aren’t listening.

Well, I hope this quiz has helped you figure out if your date is interested or not!

Winter camping, mate!

Winter Camping Mate

Camping during winter? Sounds fun but also very chilly ๐Ÿฅถ! Build a tent and cuddle or stargaze. You could light up a bonfire and share all your stories. 

This makes your day or night romantic and memorable! So find time and get away for a much-needed vacation!

Drink some wine together

Sipping some wine ๐Ÿท is a must when the weather is cold or chilly! So pour yourselves a glass of wine and enjoy your dinner! Get tipsy and dance as if no one is watching! Buy the best wine and treat yourself with some good food! 

Cook together

Not a fan of eating food from the outside always? Good! Then cook some dinner at home. Not only is it fun, but it is also healthy! 

Work together and cook something that you have been trying to taste! Before this, make sure to do ingredient shopping ๐Ÿ›’ and get to work. But always remember the quote, “Two many cooks spoil the broth,” okay?

Netflix and chill, both of you!

I love this idea as we don’t have to go big or book an entire theater just for a night. Why spend a hundred dollars ๐Ÿ’ต to watch our desired movie or show in the comfort of our house, right? 

So Netflix and chill is always the best idea if you are looking to save some money!

A road trip

A Road Trip

You must be tired of working all day! So, both of you deserve to spend some time away from all your work, worries, and, mainly, reality! Take a road trip ๐Ÿ›ฃ๏ธ and it is even better if you don’t have a destination! 

Keep driving until you feel like it is enough! Both of you will have fun with each other as long as both of you like traveling!

A resort date!

A getaway from life? Book a resort for a few days and head there directly! Use all of the resort amenities, starting from their welcome drink ๐Ÿฅ‚ to the spa. 

And doing this together helps build a stronger bond between the two of you! So, go ahead and book a resort for the both of you!


Girls love shopping ๐Ÿ›๏ธ, alright! So they would love it even more if you accompanied them! Though they might take hours, it will be a fun date! 

Buy something for her and yourself. And she will appreciate your patience and thank you for this, literally!

A photoshoot!

Clicking good pictures ๐Ÿ“ธ while it is snowing? It will look magical! It is important for both of you to click pictures so you can revisit all of them once you are old and gray! 

A photoshoot definitely counts as a date! I mean, you will have a lot of fun together, okay?

Visit a museum

Visit A Museum

Are you drawn to art? Both of you? Then even better! One who knows how to appreciate art is a true artist! Go and visit a nearby museum ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ and get inspired! 

Nature itself is inspiring, okay? And obviously, both of you will have so much fun walking around and observing all kinds of art!

Knit a sweater

If you don’t know how to knit, don’t worry! That is why you have internet! Take a few classes and start knitting ๐Ÿงถ! 

Obviously, you won’t be a professional, but you will learn. Knit a sweater for each other! This sweater will be the most special gift ever since it is handmade! 

Sign up for couples’ yoga

Couples who do yoga ๐Ÿง˜ together stay together! Haha! No, but really, couples who burn calories and stay fit have more chances to make it to their old age healthy and happy! 

So sign up for yoga calories and do yoga together! Not only is this a good date idea, but it also helps you stay healthy!

Drive in movie

Drive-in movies, ahh! I love drive-in movies! To sit in a car ๐Ÿš— and watch the movie having our own privacy? Sign me up! 

So surprise your date by taking them to a drive-in movie and enjoy your time together! Turn on the heater to keep you warm, and you are all good to go! 

Garage date

Garage Date

If a drive-in date is not possible, then you can do a little set-up right in your garage! Decorate your garage with lights and set up and projector ๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ! 

Surprise your date with this, and they will fall in love with you! It sounds so romantic, so I will leave it to your imagination how you will really feel!

Go bowling!

Bowling ๐ŸŽณ is fun when the ball doesn’t go straight to the gutter! Haha, I’m just kidding! We all start from somewhere! It takes time to build a skill. 

But you will have fun nonetheless! Take your partner to a bowling date and finish off the day with some good dinner! 

An art class

Painting ๐ŸŽจ? Sounds fun, right? Buy canvases and paints and show off your artistic skills! You could also sign up for an art class and learn painting from scratch! 

Don’t worry if you don’t know how to paint, you will have fun! So go ahead and start painting! This will be a fun and memorable date for sure!


Volunteering is one of the best date ideas where both of you can have fun as well as contribute a little to society! 

You could plant a sampling โ˜˜๏ธ together or spend a day in old age homes helping people! This way, both of you can spend a day with each other and help others as well!

Indoor skydiving

Winter would not be an ideal season to go skydiving, and that is exactly why we have indoor skydiving ๐Ÿช‚! 

This also has a way of making you feel the thrill and the rush all at once! It also releases endorphins! Doing it together is a fun activity, and you can totally count this as a date!



Tubing is a grown-up version of sledding! This can be done together, so it is a very good idea to cozy up and slide down the hill! 

Go to the nearest snow hill ๐Ÿ”๏ธ and slide all your worries away (haha!). You will have a ton of fun and may want to do it a couple more times.

Learn a new skill together

Couples who learn together stay together! So, decide on something new to learn and start your journey! Not only will you both have fun ๐Ÿฅณ but you also will have a new skill to show off! 

Don’t forget to record your learning journey together. Once you are old and gray, you will be glad to revisit all these moments!


Time spent in the library reading books ๐Ÿ“š also counts as a date! So head to the nearby library, pick your books, and start reading! 

The peace and quiet will do good, and you will spend some together as well! Or you could even read at home, cozying up with each other.

Watch a comedy show

Catch a comedy show playing nearby and buy the tickets! Surprise your date with the tickets and have a good time laughing ๐Ÿ˜‚ your minds out! 

You will truly enjoy your time together and will return home satisfied and happy! Laugh all you want and seize the moment with a kiss, maybe?

Buy tickets for a hockey game

Are you both sports people? Well, good for you! Buy the tickets for a hockey ๐Ÿ’ game and enjoy an evening watching the game. 

Cheer for different teams to make it even more fun, and also, don’t forget to click a few pictures to remember this day. You could also wear any team member’s jersey and twin as well!

A cold plunge?

You might think I am crazy if I say a cold plunge is a great date idea. But really, it will be cold ๐Ÿฅถ but doing it together will be worth it! Jump in once and shiver together. 

Doing a cold plunge is known for improving blood circulation, boosting the immune system, and reducing muscle soreness!

Escape rooms

Do you both want to test your intelligence? Escape rooms are the best! Book an escape room prior and have so much fun! 

Be together and figure out clues ๐Ÿง, and your reward will be satisfying! By doing this, you keep all your worries away for a day and spend it with your date, having fun!

A karaoke night!

A Karaoke Night

An outdoor or an indoor karaoke, karaoke is always fun! Sing ๐ŸŽค along with the music and have fun! Don’t worry if you aren’t born to sing, but you can have so much fun doing so! If at home, turn on the disco lights and vibe with each other! 

This is one of many fun ways to enjoy time with each other.

Take a walk

Taking a stroll at nighttime is so romantic! Hold each other’s hand ๐Ÿ‘ซ to keep them warm and go for a walk. Not only will it be relaxing but also refreshing after a long day! 

You will have time to talk about all the things in the world and just feel happy to be with each other!

Soak in a hot tub together!

Feeling cold and chilly? Then it is time for the hot tub ๐Ÿ›! Fill your tub with hot water and jump into it together! 

Once your skin comes in contact with the hot water after being exposed to the cold, your body will thank you! And doing this together will be so romantic as well! So why wait? Fill your tub!

Drive away for the weekend

Drive Away For The Weekend

You must be tired after having a long and tiring week! So book a resort or drive away ๐Ÿš— for the weekend together and get away from all your work, worries, and reality! 

This will be a fun way to catch up with each other and also spend some time together!


At the end of the day, we will all want to go to sleep with a smile ๐Ÿ˜„ on our faces. And that will only happen if you have spent the day being happy and doing things you like! So I hope these date ideas have established that for you! And don’t beat yourself up if it did go bad; we all have bad dates!

Drop in a few comments as to how your date went and if you have any more queries! I will be glad to know that you had a perfect date! I will gladly help you with anything! 

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