I’m in the camp that it’s nothing special, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty to do in DC, no matter your relationship status.
Some ideas to fit any mood.
Must Do Party
For the Love of Lambic @ The Sovereign
Aslin Beer tap takeover and FREE bluegrass @ Union Stage
Valley Queen @ Songbyrd Music House
Bob Mould Band @ 9:30 Club w/Titus Andronicus
Beirut @ The Anthem
Andy McKee @ City Winery
Will Gravatt @ Pearl Street Warehouse (a FREE SHOW!)
Or if you want to wait until Friday, February 15th, the possibilities are amazing.
Metric @ The Fillmore
Interpol @ The Anthem w/Sunflower Bean
Boozy prix fixe cocktail tasting (flight is $25) @ Republic Restoratives’ Ivy Room
Après Ski @ Wunder Garten
Bring in a handmade Valentine/card and get a free coffee @ Gregorys Coffee (multiple locations)
Anti-Valentine’s Day ‘iced’ cookie ($2) all week @ Crimson
Half-priced bottles of wine @ Cafe Bonaparte
Half-priced bottles of wine @ The Berliner (or their new brunch starts the 16th and 17th with live polka!)
Stoplight rooftop party sponsored by Absolut Vodka (free jello shooters, shots, drinks by Absolut while supplies last) @ The Brixton