How to Have the Perfect Denver Date Night

Planning a date is exciting but can also be challenging when there are so many incredible options. Denver's full of activities for spending time with your love or a new interest. That's why we've taken the guesswork out of it for you and created the perfect Denver date night for a memorable evening. Start with one of Denver's most unique and relaxing experiences, then have a delicious dinner before heading to one of the best wineries in the Mile High City. Keep reading for the entire rundown of Denver's best date night ideas. Related read: The Best Couples Spa Packages in Denver for a Romantic Spa Day

What to Do on a Date in Denver

  • Start at Oakwell Beer Spa, where you can relax, enjoy beer-inspired spa treatments, local craft beers, and other beverages.
  • Then, have a delicious dinner at one of the best restaurants in Denver
  • After dinner, head over to the Infinite Monkey Theorem for mountain-grown wine.

Relax at Oakwell Beer Spa

[caption id="attachment_5283" align="aligncenter" width="580"]couple enjoying Oakwell Beer Spa's hydrotherapy tub Beer Bath Hydrotherapy at Oakwell Beer Spa[/caption] Oakwell Beer Spa is an award-winning day spa in Denver, and it’s one-of-a-kind. At Oakwell Beer Spa, you and your date can enjoy one of the most unique date ideas: a rejuvenating beer-inspired experience while connecting in a fun way. Not a beer enthusiast? No problem! Oakwell Beer Spa’s treatments simply incorporate beer ingredients known for their wellness benefits, including relaxation and improved hair and skin. Best of all, Oakwell Beer Spa’s date night package is full of romance. Enjoy your 1.5-hour spa session with:
  • A private beer therapy™ room with candles, rose petals, and gourmet chocolates
  • Access to a cedar hydrotherapy tub, rain shower, and infrared sauna
  • A bottle of sparkling wine or $30 beverage credit (we also serve beer, kombucha, and tea)
After your spa date, you can use the rain shower and Vanity Room to freshen up for the rest of your date night.  [caption id="attachment_5284" align="aligncenter" width="580"]couple enjoying Zero Gravity Massage chairs at Oakwell Beer Spa Zero Gravity Massage at Oakwell Beer Spa[/caption] You can also add on a 15 or 30-minute full-body massage in the Relaxation Lounge, where you can find Zero Gravity Massage chairs. These incredible chairs use the latest robotic technology to offer a hands-off full-body massage for the ultimate wellness experience. Book your date night at Oakwell Beer Spa.

Have a Delicious Dinner

After you and your date have a relaxing experience at Oakwell Beer Spa, consider having dinner at one of Denver’s amazing places to eat.  Here are a few of our favorite Denver date night restaurants:
  • Mister Oso: Cozy and trendy space with a vine-drape patio, where you and your date can enjoy creative tacos, South-American-inspired eats, and fun cocktails (RiNo and Washington Park)
  • Cart Drivers: A unique pizza spot with Southern Italian wood-fired pizza, oysters, and cocktails (two locations: RiNo and LoHi)
  • Uchi: An upscale sushi spot with non-traditional Japanese cuisine offering signature tastings and seasonal omakase (RiNo)

Enjoy Wine at the Infinite Monkey Theorem

[caption id="attachment_5285" align="aligncenter" width="580"]two women drinking wine at The Infinite Monkey Theorem The Infinite Monkey Theorem[/caption] After dinner, head to the Infinite Monkey Theorem, a lively, industrial chic winery.  The Infinite Monkey Theorem is a unique winery that serves mountain-grown, city-made wine that's some of the best in the area. Best of all, a portion of all wine proceeds go towards charity partners that bring the community together. Aside from enjoying delicious wine at the Infinite Monkey Theorem, you can also hang out in a relaxing space, go on a tour and tasting, and appreciate local events.

Other Denver Date Night Ideas

We think relaxing at Oakwell Beer Spa, enjoying a delicious dinner, and having wine at the Infinite Monkey Theorem makes for the best date night experience in Denver. That said, there are many other fun ideas.
  • Upstairs Circus: Interested in getting crafty? Upstairs Circus is a cocktail bar and DIY craft workshop where you can do projects like creating accessories and home decor.
  • Red Rocks Amphitheatre: Watch a live show at this iconic open-air theater outside Denver.
  • Lakeside Amusement Park: Enjoy rides at a fun amusement park with mountain views (open May-September).
  • The Denver Comedy Club Lounge: Watch a comedy show at one of Denver's most popular comedy clubs.
  • Sloan's Lake: Enjoy a picnic, walk in the park, or a classic date idea – watching the sunset together. 
  • Indoor rock climbing: Get active at one of Denver's indoor rock climbing locations like Übergrippen Indoor Climbing.
  • Denver Botanic Gardens: Explore beautiful gardens and enjoy exhibits at one of North America's most diverse botanic gardens.
  • Cooking class: Create a new recipe together with Denver Cooking Classes.
  • The 88-Drive In Theatre: Enjoy an old-school drive-up movie experience.
  • Little Man Ice Cream: Enjoy exotic ice cream at Denver's most quirky ice cream shop.
Read more: Dating Ideas in Denver: 15 Fun & Unique Ideas for 2023

Tips for Dating in Denver

Denver is a fun city filled with people and many activities, so it’s easy to enjoy dates. [caption id="attachment_5286" align="aligncenter" width="580"]couple enjoying drinks for a Denver date night Oakwell Beer Spa[/caption] Here are some tips for dating in Denver:
  • Keep it unique. There are many different things to do, so aim for memorable date experiences like the ones we shared above.
  • Plan ahead. Denver's a bustling city, especially during summer. Plan ahead and make reservations if possible.
  • Be willing to splurge. While there are some free date night ideas in Denver, it's okay to splurge sometimes for the most special date activities.
  • Explore different areas: With almost 80 official neighborhoods in Denver, there are many areas to check out. Keep things fun by exploring all the Mile High City has to offer.
  • Make a whole night of it. Although it's easy to grab dinner for a date, an entire night of dates is an excellent way to experience new activities together and connect in a special way. Start mid to late afternoon and enjoy the next few hours together.

The Perfect Denver Date Night: Conclusion

We hope this article has inspired you to plan the ultimate Denver Date Night! Relaxing at Oakwell Beer Spa, dinner at a delicious restaurant, and wine at The Infinite Monkey Theorem is our go-to date night recommendation. Book your spa date here! By: Polly Clover