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Need to plan a great date?

Give your valentine the gift of adventure this Valentine’s Day at Shelby Farms Park! Here are 7 ways to spend some one-on-one time with your significant other at the Park: 

Take a spin on a bike made for two! There’s no better way to get in sync this Valentine’s Day than to cozy up and hit the the trails on one of Shelby Farms Park’s tandem bicycles. With 10.6 miles of Greenline and miles and miles of other trails, you can spend the day cruising in style. Find your bike here.

Take the scenic route! Hit the trails and spend the day getting lost with someone special. With more than forty miles of trails, this is the perfect way to disconnect from your busy day-to-day routine and spend some quality one-on-one time in nature with the one you love! Follow the map here.

Get your hearts pumping at a free workout class at the Park! Find your zen with some yoga, get fit and strong by the lake, or find your balance with our mental wellness class. Whichever you choose, these are all sure to get your endorphins going! Find the class schedule here

Channel your inner kid! Or make it a group date, and have fun with paintball or laser tag! This is the perfect lighthearted way to get competitive and have a ball with your Valentine! Learn more and book your session here

Get adventurous and go horseback riding here at Shelby Farms Park! Let your hearts run free on one of our guided horseback rides. Schedule your ride here

Relax and recharge after a day of Valentine’s adventures with a romantic dinner or sunset cocktail at The Kitchen Bistro. With a heart-stopping view of Hyde Lake, there’s no better way to dine and unwind with your Valentine this February 14. Give their special Valentine’s menu a glance and make your reservation now! 

Last, but not least, spend some time giving time together! Extend your Valentine’s celebrations to February 17 and volunteer with us at the Weed Wrangle! We are looking for Volunteers age 16+ to help us remove invasive Chinese privet plants from Park paths. Spend time with your Valentine while helping to improve your Park! Learn more here and join us! 


P.S. -- Show us what you love! We look forward to seeing what adventure you find at Shelby Farms Park
for Valentine’s Day this year
-- let us know why you #LoveThePark on social media!

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