Top 4 Things to Do on Valentine's Day in Las Vegas!

Toca Madera Staff

8 min read

Las Vegas is a magical destination of global stature. Whether you are searching for non-stop excitement or a romantic luxurious escape, Las Vegas offers it all. The amazing city is home to some of the best restaurants globally, offering world-class dining. There's also ample non-stop entertainment, from the best concerts to shows. There's always something to see/do in Las Vegas.

The city is also home to some of the most luxurious hotels in the world. For those searching for an adventurous Valentine's, Vegas also offers unmatched adventure from hiking to biking, whitewater rafting, and helicopter rides, you name it. If you are lucky enough to spend Valentine's Day in Vegas and wish for an exciting experience, here is the ultimate list of things to do.

1. Visit the Upscale Restaurant Toca Madera Las Vegas

Nothing says Valentine's Day like romantic candlelight dinners at upscale restaurants. Luckily, Las Vegas has a myriad of world-class restaurants bound to blow you away. At the top of the list of luxurious restaurants is Toca Madera, Las Vegas – a modern Mexican steakhouse that serves delicious meals with a luxurious modern take.

Toca Madera's very own in-house executive chef has crafted a special Valentine’s Day menu just for you. Expect to indulge in exquisite chef specials like braised short rib & scallops (diver scallops) featuring ingredients like crispy leeks, creamy polenta and cherry red wine. Alternatively, you can choose steak and lobster at Toca Madera this Valentine's. This chef's special features 16-oz coffee chipotle-crusted chateaubriand, lobster tails, and cashew salsa matcha, among other tasty ingredients.

You can also enjoy a tasty kale & spinach salad featuring shaved fennel, watermelon radish, tajin croutons, and ancho chile vinaigrette for that rich raisin-like flavor.

Finish off your Valentine's dinner experience with a tasty dessert i.e., red velvet cheesecake alongside a premium bottle of champagne (Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label) and chocolate-covered strawberries.

Delicious food offerings aside, Toca Madera offers the perfect ambiance for a fancy dinner experience fit for Valentine’s. The experience can be described as a feast for all your senses.

Enjoy the most immersive luxurious dining experience with decor and all other elements, including lighting thoughtfully curated to engage your senses. From stunning visual design to romantic music, Toca Madera Las Vegas is bound to offer a once-in-a-lifetime Valentine's Day fine dining experience.

Keep in mind, that Toca Madera is a highly sought-after fancy restaurant. We recommend you make a dinner reservation to secure this experience.

2. Romantic Wedding/Vow Renewal in Las Vegas

If you’re ready to tie the knot, Las Vegas is the self-proclaimed wedding capital. There are many world-renowned venues where couples can tie the knot or renew their vows. If you wish to get married this Valentine’s, you can secure a pop-up marriage license at Harry Reid International (5757-Wayne Newton Blvd).

Couples can fill out pre-applications and use the reference number at the Marriage License Bureau branches. Proper identification must also be provided to get married and have more time left to enjoy all that Las Vegas has to offer.

Probable Vegas wedding and vow renewal venues include the renowned Little Vegas Chapel at 1330 S 3rd Street. Call 702-385-5683 to make a reservation. The Chapel has great packages on Valentine’s Day and the rest of February (National Wedding Month).

Alternatively, you can choose Hitchin Post Chapel, which is located within the Circus Circus Hotel & Casino. The Chapel also has a variety of packages, which include everything from live video webcasting, professional photography, traditional music, flowers, and more.

There are other chapels to consider. For the most elegant wedding or vow renewal venues, consider Bliss Wedding Chapel located on the Las Vegas Strip. This venue offers the ultimate 5-star luxurious wedding experience. You can choose to have your wedding or vow renewal ceremony at the chapel and your reception at an upscale restaurant i.e., Toca Madera, located 12 minutes away (approximately 6 miles).

Toca Madera is open to private events, including weddings. Make an inquiry.

3. Splurge on a Romantic Hotel Stay

For those keen on a romantic getaway, Las Vegas has plenty of options depending on the precise experience you want. For some fairytale romance, consider taking your loved one to the Venetian Resort. This resort offers Italian romance thanks to the Venetian-inspired architecture, stunning canal-lined streets, private romantic Gondola rides, luxurious suits featuring plush furnishings, and deep soaking tubs to complete your fairytale Valentine's Day experience.

For old Hollywood glamor, a romantic night at Caesars Palace will work perfectly. The hotel is sleek and sophisticated with art deco accents and stunning views of the Las Vegas strip, setting the perfect stage for a memorable Valentine's Day.

Skylofts, located at the MGM Grand, is perfect for adventure lovers. The stunning views of Vegas from your very own private loft and a telescope for stargazing, set the stage for a romantic fun night. Skylofts also has an infinity pool and thrill rides to offer an adrenaline rush. There's no better location for a modern, adventurous, and romantic experience.

Nature lovers can head over to Four Seasons, away from the hustle and bustle of the Vegas strip. Enjoy Valentine's Day amid lush gardens, a tranquil pool, a 5-star spa experience, and more. Four Seasons offers the perfect serene escape for couples keen on a relaxed, nature-inspired experience.

4. VIP Lavish Cirque du Soleil Show Experience

For a romantic Valentine's Day experience characterized by mesmerizing theatrics and breathtaking artistry, you can secure VIP tickets to renowned shows i.e., Cirque du Soleil shows such as "O" or "mystere" offering gravity-defying acrobatics.

Bypass long queues and gain access via a dedicated VIP entrance. VIP tickets also offer exclusive access to a luxurious lounge where you can immerse yourself in pre-show goodness surrounded by VIP guests. Mingle with art enthusiasts and enjoy complimentary treats. When the show starts, enjoy unobstructed spectacular views and an enhanced perspective of mesmerizing artistry from your premium seats.

After an enthralling show experience, couples have an opportunity to meet, greet, and mingle with artists, get a unique behind-the-scenes experience, and take photos and souvenirs. VIP tickets at Cirque du Soleil shows are more than seats to performances. They are a unique invitation to experience artistic excellence and create long-lasting memories with loved ones who cherish artistry.

Wrapping Up

There you go! Before seeking other alternative activities on Valentine’s Day with your loved one, we suggest you consider a luxurious dinner at Toca Madera, Las Vegas, a romantic wedding or vow renewal experience, a romantic luxurious hotel stay, or a VIP Cirque du Soleil show experience.

You could even combine these experiences into one i.e., have your wedding at Bliss Wedding Chapel and reception at Toca Madera. You could also attend a VIP Cirque du Soleil show, have a nice dinner at a romantic restaurant like Toca Madera then take a bubble bath, sleep, and have breakfast in bed at Caesar’s Palace.