Romance is in the Air | Visit Bradford

Magic Garden in Centenary Square, Bradford. 15th August 2008

Spending Valentine’s Weekend in Bradford & District? check out our romantic ideas.

Enjoy a brief encounter with a romantic steam train journey through the rolling hills of Bronte Country!  Visit the Keighley Worth Valley Railway for a delightful, nostalgic day out. Climb aboard relax, and enjoy the scenery.

Fall in love with breathtaking views! It’s the simple things in life that are the most special, and what could be more lovely than a romantic stroll, take a literary journey over Haworth Moor to Withens ruins.

DYK the inventor of the Ferris wheel was born on Valentine’s Day 1859. There’s something magical about a Ferris wheel, take your Valentine for a ride on the giant wheel in Bradford.

Looking for a romantic movie to watch this Valentine’s Weekend? We’ve pulled together a list of must-see movies at the Picturehouse, Bradford: National Science + Media Museum.

“Here’s looking at you, kid.” Spend ‘Vintage Sundays’ with your special someone.  Cuddle up to Casablanca, one of the greatest love stories of all time presented on the giant silver screen.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a spectacular IMAX 3D screening of the multi-Oscar-winning blockbuster Titanic.  Go premium for the best seat in the house.

The live screening of Royal Shakespeare Company production ‘Twelfth Night’ falls on February 14th, Valentine’s Day –  particularly appropriate for this tale of mistaken identity, cross-dressing and unrequited love. Set and costumed in late Victorian England, this production features Ade Edmondson as Malvolio, Kara Tointon as Olivia and Dinita Gohil as Viola.

Show your love for the humble spud! Potato Day is taking place in Saltaire on Saturday, at Exhibition Hall.

Looking for something a little different this Valentine’s Day?  Explore some of the best drinking spots.  From atmospheric pubs to cosy bars, the Bradford Ale Trail experience could be the ideal date choice for you and your Valentine.

The Yard at Ilkley have taken the current ‘Bottomless Fizz’ trend one step further and for one night only are offering ‘Endless Fizz’!  The package is available on Valentine’s Day, 14th February and includes a main meal from their ‘Burgers and Birds’ menu and endless Prosecco or Carlsberg.

Ale lovers can look forward to the annual Ilkley Beer festivalThe Ilkley Beer Festival returns to the King’s Hall this February, celebrating with all kinds of beery treats for real ale aficionados.

If you want to spice things up take that special person out for a dinner – and what could be better than a curry.  Bradford has been crowned Curry Captial of Britain for 6 years in a row.

Love is in the air at the Valentine’s Market at the Oastler Market. Find handmade, beautiful and unique gifts for your Valentine at the event space.

Whether you’re loved up or free as a bird there is something to entertain everyone see our February events calendar for more inspiration.