What to Do on Valentine's Day in New York City

nycgo.com staff

Ah, Valentine's Day. Whether you're in the mood to proclaim your undying love for that special someone or disclaim interest in ever dating again, there's a fun way for you to celebrate in New York City. Seriously—the five boroughs are big enough to accommodate both a romantic museum tour and a roach-naming at the zoo. Read on for some of our Valentine's Day picks. No need to send us flowers; knowing you'll have a great time is thanks enough.

Feb
17

Museums & Galleries
Love & Resistance

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, this exhibit at the NY Public Library looks at the history of the modern gay rights movement.

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Feb
17

Museums & Galleries
Eric N. Mack: Lemme walk across the room

Rising New York–based artist Eric N. Mack holds his first NYC solo exhibition.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Musicals in Mufti: Alan Jay Lerner Celebration

Celebrating librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, the York presents informal versions of three musicals.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Mies Julie

August Strindberg’s play reimagined by South African playwright Yaël Farber.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
If Pretty Hurts Ugly Must Be a Muhfucka

Tori Sampson’s contemporary take on an old West African fable.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Hurricane Diane

Playwright Madeleine George’s comedic commentary on climate change.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Day Drinking: The Brunch Musical

A matinee musical about cocktails that comes with accompanying beverages.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
By the Way, Meet Vera Stark

A maid for a fading Hollywood actress finds herself in the spotlight.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Boesman and Lena

An abusive husband and his wife encounter a stranger while wandering the South African wastelands.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Alice by Heart

This new musical, set in WWII-era London, was inspired by Alice in Wonderland.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Colin Quinn: Red State Blue State

Colin Quinn takes on the current political climate in this one-man show.

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Feb
17

Off-Broadway
Superhero

A new musical about the superhero who may be living next door in a New York apartment.

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