Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, which means soon enough, shops will be filled with soppy cards, heart shaped chocolates and flowers galore. Whether you’re in a loved up couple or celebrating with your BFF’s, intu have many love themed activities to fill you with joy this 14 February. It’s time to think outside the box (of chocolates!) and discover 12 activities you can do at your local intu centre that are perfect for Valentine’s Day…
Meet the Roaming Love Hearts at intu Lakeside
2 Roaming Love Hearts will be let loose at intu Lakeside; they will be handing out goodies (love heart lollies, love heart sweets, and roses) which you can gift to your loved one or show a little self-love and keep for yourself!
Sit on the love heart seat at intu Chapelfield
The heart seat is back at intu Chapelfield, so you and your loved one, be it your boyfriend, girlfriend, BFF or a treasured family member, can sit down and take a romantic selfie – perfect for instagram!
Win the ultimate date night at intu Lakeside
Lakeside is holding a competition to win the ultimate date night and couples hamper filled with Jo Malone, Lush, Hugo Boss and MAC goodies, to name but a few! Our sources have revealed you can expect a slap-up date night dinner at Bella Italia and a round of golf at Puttshack whilst sipping on a free cocktail! For your chance to win, enter through Lakeside’s Facebook page here. Good luck!
Have a slap-up romantic meal at ASK Italian
Available at intu Chapelfield, intu Eldon Square, intu Lakeside and intu Metrocentre, ASK Italian, who have been in a relationship with pizza and pasta for 26 years now, have a Valentine’s Day special three course menu, for just £19.99!
Whether you’re planning to spend the day with your significant other, a parent, sibling or best friend, there are plenty of delicious options to choose from, including Burrata Caprese or Mushrooms Al Forno to start, Linguini con Frutti di Mare or Spaghetti Al Pomodoro for main, and Chocolate Etna or Blood Orange Tart to finish.
It’s a no brainer, if you ask us!
Get your gifts gift wrapped for free at intu Lakeside
On Thursday 13 February, Lakeside will be offering a free gift wrapping service, meaning whatever you’ve got your partner – be it big, small, funny or serious – you can get the finishing touches sorted at Lakeside.
Have a romantic meal at Bella Italia
Available at intu Eldon Square, intu Lakeside, intu Uxbridge and intu Metrocentre, Bella Italia is offering the perfect Italian menu for Valentine’s Day. Whether it’s your first date or the fiftieth anniversary, book now for a three course meal for just £19.99 per person with your special someone from 13 February until 16 February.
Get fashion inspiration for date night at intu Potteries
If you’re stuck for outfit inspo for Valentine’s Day, look no further than intu Potteries, as they’ll be dressing up their mannequins in date ready outfits! Whether you want to totally steal the look or simply take bits and pieces, get down there to ensure you don’t miss out…
Get limited edition Valentine’s Day cookies at Millies Cookies
Available at intu Braehead, intu Chapelfield, intu Derby, intu Lakeside, intu Merry Hill, intu Metrocentre, intu Milton Keynes, intu Potteries, intu Trafford Centre and intu Victoria Centre (phew!) Millies Cookies have created a special limited edition Valentine’s Day cookie, which we’re sure your loved-one would appreciate. The cookie pie (yes, pie!) is loaded with gooey marshmallow, stuffed with extra chocolate chunks and topped with crunchy Jammy Dodger biscuits. That’s Valentine’s Day sorted, then…
Grab complimentary chocolates and roses at intu Watford
Visit intu Watford and our staff will be walking around the centre giving out yummy chocolates and gorgeous artificial roses! Or visit the Customer Information desk where there will be chocolates and roses ready and waiting to brighten up your day with love…
Check out the Love Lock wall at intu Metrocentre
Couples can collect a padlock from intu staff members located at the Yellow Mall entrance of intu Metrocentre and are encouraged to personalise with messages, initials or names before sharing a photo on social media to be in with a chance of winning Hotel Chocolat chocolate gift boxes for the ultimate Valentine’s treat. How romantic!
Visit the Joy Tree and lip-shaped sofa at intu Victoria Centre
Make a public declaration of love to your special someone, by writing them a loving message and hanging it on the Joy Tree for all to see! Whilst you’re in Victoria Centre, you can also take a trip to the lip shaped sofa, where you and your significant other can snuggle up for an instagram worthy selfie.
Save £100 on a diamond pendant at H. Samuel
If you’re after boyfriend of the year status, simply visit H. Samuel at intu Braehead, intu Chapelfield, intu Derby, intu Lakeside, intu Merry Hill, intu Metrocentre, intu Potteries, intu Trafford Centre, intu Uxbridge, intu Victoria Centre or intu Watford, and claim this incredible offer! The diamond pendant in question originally cost £129, but for Valentine’s Day, H. Samuel have slashed their prices and are offering a whopping £100 off, meaning the gift will cost you a tiny £29. What are you waiting for?!