Wow your Valentine with these unique ideas

Skip the ordinary and wow your Valentine this year with one of these unique ideas.

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Take them to SEWE

Location: Marion Square, Brittlebank Park and other locations
Time: 9:00 a.m. – midnight
Cost: varies

It’s opening day at SEWE 2020 and there are all kinds of events for you and your sweetie to enjoy. Dock Dogs, workshops, chef demos, special guest speakers like Jack Hanna. There’s more than enough to help you have a wild Valentine’s Day.

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A romantic torchlit boat ride through the swamp

Location: Cypress Gardens
Time: 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $30 per couple

Take a page right out of Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook and treat your loved one to a romantic, torchlit boat ride in a relaxing, outdoor retreat. There will be eight people to a boat (2 per row), and each ride takes about 45 minutes. Price includes a sweet treat! Availability is limited so reserve a spot by calling ahead at 843-553-0515.

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Ducks Unlimited Oyster Roast & Lowcountry Cookout

Location: Charleston Visitors Center & Bus Shed
Time: 6:30 p.m.- 10:30 p.m.
Cost: $75 in advance, $90 at the door, if available

Your ticket includes the legendary all-you-can-eat oyster roast and Lowcountry cookout featuring all types of Southern delicacies, along with an open bar, a 2020 Ducks Unlimited membership and the opportunity to participate in the finest auctions and raffles of any DU event in the country.

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Send a Singing Telegram

Location: Deliveries to Downtown, West Ashley, James Island, North Charleston & Mount Pleasant
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 4 :00 p.m.
Cost: $35 for a singing telegram, $60 to pick your own love song

Leave your sweetheart speechless…Ohm Radio is offering singing telegram deliveries for Valentine’s Day! Imagine from out of the blue, four serenaders appear at your sweetheart’s home or work place, saying: “Suzanne, Ray has something special he’d like to tell you…” … and out pours a sweet, tender love song.

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Go Climbing at Wild Blue Ropes

Location: Wild Blue Ropes, 1595 Highland Ave., Charleston
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $60/person

A perfect opportunity to try something new as a duo. Strap on a harness and climb around Wild Blue Ropes Adventure with like-minded pairs! You can even BYOB and cuddle around the bonfire after your adventure.What’s more romantic than that?

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Lights of Magnolia

Location: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Cost: $26/person, includes onsite parking

Spend a romantic evening strolling under the lights. Twenty-three sets on eleven acres glow throughout the gardens and along the historic Live Oak Allee. A 200 foot long dragon, Shuiyin, was created with 26,600 pieces of a Chinese porcelain dinner service and lighted with thousands of miniature LED lights and colored flood lights.

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Blues & BBQ Harbor Cruise

Location: Charleston Harbor Tours, 10 Wharfside Street, Charleston
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $52.95 regular tickets, VIP $75 includes early boarding and two drinks per person

All aboard the Charleston Princess for a fantastic evening on the water. Includes live blues music, close-up sunset views of the Holy City, and delicious BBQ.

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Sip, Stroll and Mini Artwalk

Location: Lowcountry Olive Oil, 272 Meeting Street, Charleston
Time: 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Gather for light refreshments and a chance to view new installations from local Photographer Trey Hopkins and Florals by Francesco. Their neighbors 319 Men (280 Meeting Street) will also be open for the sip and shop event.

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Valentines Night Market

Location: Holy City Brewing, 1021 Aragon Ave., Charleston
Time: 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

A Valentine’s Night Market will be held in Cupid’s honor at Holy City Brewing’s new taproom. Shopping will begin at 5:00pm when the market opens with live music from Rene Russel. The market ends at 9:00pm before Master Hypnotist Gary Conrad takes the stage.

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