Finding your perfect match can be a challenge but planning a date night doesn't have to be. If you’re looking for something to do other than the typical dinner and movie, the Chicago Northwest has your back. Whether you're in the mood for a unique experience, a new place to visit or an adventurous outing, Chicagoland’s Northwest suburbs have something special for every couple.

Medieval Times

Medieval Times offers a one-of-a-kind, immersive dining and entertainment experience. Calling this a dinner and a show would be an incredible understatement. You are wowed from the moment you walk through this medieval-themed castle! Dinner at Medieval Times is served in the style of a medieval feast, where visitors eat hearty fare with their hands. The colorful costumes, impressive horsemanship, and special effects create a visual spectacle that can captivate and entertain. The grandeur of the performances provides a visually stunning backdrop for a memorable date night.

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament - Not just for the kids



Bullseye Axe Throwing Lounge

The novelty of axe throwing can serve as a great conversation starter. A visit to Bullseye Axe Throwing Lounge adds an element of surprise and excitement, making a date memorable and different from the usual. Axe throwing requires both partners to participate actively and could help break the ice between the two. Competing against each other in a lighthearted manner can add a playful element to the date, encouraging laughter and camaraderie. Bullseye in Schaumburg was one of the first "axe lounges" in the nation and has continued to deliver an entertaining experience for everyone.
bullseye group

Tuscan Market and Wine Shop

Tuscan Market and Wine Shop is a one stop shop for a variety of great finds. The downtown Arlington Heights hangout is a delicatessen, restaurant and a casual wine bar. The dining space evokes a romantic ambiance with warm colors, rustic decor, and cozy lighting. Knowledgeable staff will help you through a diverse and high-quality selection of wines. A date here can be an excellent opportunity for couples to explore new flavors together, while enjoying a variety of food options, from antipasti to pasta dishes and desserts.

Tuscan Market & Wine Shop in Arlington Heights, IL

Lynfred Winery

Lynfred Winery is one of the oldest and largest continuously operating wineries in Illinois. Wineries often offer a romantic ambiance and Lynfred is no exception.  A date is sure to be impressed once they walk into the charming tasting rooms. Lynfred offers wine tastings, allowing couples to explore and savor a variety of fine wines. Find yourself pouring into the conversation while sharing an appreciation for different wine flavors. Visitors can also tour the grounds and get a behind the scenes look. This is one date night that is sure to age well!

Guests Tasting Wine at Lynfred Winery

Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or simply enjoying each other's company, let the Northwest Suburbs be the backdrop for your next romantic adventure. You can find much more to do in our area by visiting our Things to Do page!

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