Monday, February 13th is Galentine’s Day—a special day of the year where women come together to show their love and appreciation for one another. Women across the Valley might be looking for a unique way to celebrate, so here are a few spots around town they can check out!
Endure love, tragedy, and romance this Galentine’s Day weekend as Ballet Arizona presents the most romantic ballet of all time from Feb. 9-12 at The Madison Center for the Arts. ‘Giselle’ is a ghost-filled, haunting masterpiece that tells the tragic yet passionate tale of a lovely young woman who dies of a broken heart. The ballet is famous for the Wilis, maiden spirits who take revenge on the young nobleman that betrayed Giselle. Ballet Arizona is the official ballet company of the State of Arizona, whose mission is to create, perform, and teach outstanding classical and contemporary ballet. For more information on Ballet Arizona and its upcoming performances, please visit https://balletaz.org/.
Downtown Mesa’s PAL'entine Besties Booze Crawl
Calling all PAL’entines! Gather up your besties, pals, chums, amigos, bros and friends for a fun-loving beer crawl in Downtown Mesa on Thursday, February 9 from 4-7 p.m. Check in at the Mesa Mural to get your wristband, event map and passport, goodie bags, friendship bracelets and more. Dress in your best friendship finery and experience Downtown Mesa’s locally owned restaurants and bars. Your passport entitles you to special friendship themed cocktails, ciders, beers, wine, coffee and more for $3 each. You and your PAL’entines will have a great time – pinky swear! For tickets, click here.
Jalapeño Inferno is the perfect lunch and dinner spot to visit with your girls this Galentine’s Day. The local Mexican restaurant with four locations across the Valley is known for its extensive list of margaritas that fill all your cocktail needs. Jalapeño Inferno is one of the Valley’s most respected and recognized name for quality, authentic Mexican food. For more information, visit https://jalapenoinferno.com/.
The Studio at Quasar Quantum Healing
Rent out this space to enjoy a blissful yoga experience with the special women in your life! The Studio includes several unique and special elements. A large Himalayan salt cave creates a spa like ambiance that releases negative ions promoting respiratory health, stimulating energy, and purified air. The 226-square-foot studio can comfortably fit 15 people for a yoga class and a maximum of 30 people for classes not requiring a mat. Those renting out the space can expect to pay $95 per hour. To book a private class or event, visit The Studio website. All amenities and equipment are included with the rental.
Who said you can’t buy flowers for yourself? Grab a friend or treat yourself and create your own flower bouquet. At Stemistry, guests can get creative with the shop’s signature bouquet bar. Pick out flowers, pay by the stem then move to an easy design table where free supplies are available to craft a floral masterpiece. Stemistry is located at 9015 E. Via Linda in Scottsdale. For more information on Stemistry visit http://www.stemistryaz.com
Celebrate Galentine’s Day weekend at SugarJam The Southern Kitchen for a brunch experience like no other. On Feb. 12, SugarJam will be offering its one-of-a-kind Strawberry Shortcake French Toast. As one of the hottest brunch restaurants in North Scottsdale, SugarJam is known for its brunch n’ vibes weekend experience featuring Southern-themed cocktails and mimosas, classic Southern dishes, and a resident DJ spinning all the greatest hits. Parties of 4+ can even enjoy SugarJam’s new Mimosa Tower which includes a 96 oz tall party tower filled with a house made signature mimosa. SugarJam The Southern Kitchen is a local restaurant, bakery, and bar located in North Scottsdale opened Wednesday through Sunday. For more information on SugarJam and to stay up-to-date on the latest happenings, visit sjsouthernkitchen.com/ or follow on Instagram.
Looking for a unique brunch spot to celebrate Galentine’s Day with your gal pals? U.S. Egg is a beloved Arizona brunch restaurant with six Valley locations that is known for its signature protein pancakes, delicious mimosas, and extensive menu featuring all your brunch favorites. For more information on U.S. Egg and to stay up-to-date on the latest happenings, visit http://www.useggrestaurant.com/ or follow on Facebook.