Love it or hate it – Valentine’s Day is a good excuse to spice up the winter season! Here's a curated selection of date night suggestions that cater to various tastes and budgets, serving as the perfect starting point for crafting your own memorable Valentine's Day itinerary in Overland Park. 


Art Connoisseurs  |  Competitive Couples  |  Foodie Couples  |  Night Owls  |  Double-Dates  |  Bromances


For the Art Connoisseurs

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art 

Explore your creative side at the Nerman Museum, a hidden gem in Overland Park. Wander through internationally acclaimed art collections, offering a unique perspective on contemporary works. Afterward, unwind at Cafe Tempo for a coffee break. Best of all, admission is FREE.  

Dinner at J. Gilbert’s Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood

For the Competitive Couple  

Cardboard Corner Cafe  

If you don't have a collection of board games in your closet at home (or even if you do), Cardboard Cafe is the perfect place to gather your friends and get your game on. With over 200 games to choose from, there's a game for everyone and every genre. Epic strategy games to quick board games to card games. Cocktails, wine and coffee beverages are on the menu as well as specialty waffles. Savory or sweet, the waffles hit the spot. We tried the s'more waffle - toasted marshmallow, chocolate chips paired with the savory waffle was a delicious sweet treat that I'm still thinking about. Games are free to play with a purchase. It's an inexpensive way to have a great date night.  

Dinner at Chicken N Pickle

For the Foodie Couple 

Veritas Whiskey & Wine 

For a romantic and gourmet experience, Veritas is a charming wine bar offering a diverse menu, including charcuterie boards, burgers, salads, and paella. Enjoy craft cocktails, wine, and whiskey in the cozy atmosphere of Prairiefire. Pair your visit with activities like bowling, a movie, or shopping for a complete evening.  

Nightcap at Wine Bunker

For the Night Owl Couple  

Tequila Flats and Guitars & Cadillacs 

If you're into a lively nightlife, head to Tequila Flats for dueling pianos and song requests. Adjacent is Guitars & Cadillacs, boasting top-notch country music and a vibrant atmosphere. Check out their weekly bands, events, and specials for a night that stretches until midnight. 

Dinner at Hot Basil Thai

For a Double-Date 


Step outside the traditional date night with BRKTHROUGH's social gaming experience. With immersive rooms designed for teams of two to four players, it's perfect for a double date. Enjoy a self-pour tap wall with craft beers, ciders, and wine. Challenge your minds and bodies while forging new connections. 

Dinner at Nick & Jake’s 

For All the Bromances:  


Brew your own beer using professional equipment at Brew Lab, where beer connoisseurs can craft lagers, stouts, ales, or pilsners. This establishment has evolved into a full bar and restaurant, offering a range of brews and tasty food pairings. 

Watch more games at the Peanut 


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