This beautiful town is full of fun and cute date ideas. Red Deer offers several activities like biking, hiking and strolling around in one of the many beautiful Parks.
You may be stumped trying to think of new and exciting date ideas other then the usual dinner & movie. Worry no more! This article will share a few of our favorite ideas that can be enjoyed in or out of doors!
1. Red Deer Farmers Market
It is essential walking through this farmer’s market alongside your date holding hands, eating some delicious snacks like ice cream and donuts. The markets season runs Saturday mornings, 8am to 12:30pm from May long weekend (Saturday May 21) until Thanks giving weekend (Saturday, October 8). The benefit of having a date on this place is that it will cost you zero dollars. Market Located at 4725 43 St, Red Deer, AB
2. Gasoline Alley Farmers Market
A new indoor and year round farmers market located in Red Deer County. They are open every Friday and Saturday from 9-5 and every Sunday from 10-4. Shop for high quality products from over 50 Alberta owned businesses. Hungry? Check out the Market Kitchen, with five restaurants and Red Deer’s newest craft brewery and taproom! The Market Kitchen is currently open Thursday through to Sunday.
3. Bull Skit Comedy
Be ready to crack your ribs with laughter. Comedy skits are essential in releasing and shaking off the first date anxieties. Ensure to visit this place to laugh out loudly. Find this place at 4816 50 avenues. To check out dates and prices visit: https://bullskitcomedy.com
4. Color Me Mine
Located at 2085 50 avenues, Color Me Mine is the ideal place to paint ceramics with your sweetheart. You will have the final decision on what to paint. The cost depends on various pieces, but you will not have to pay for fire and studio charges.
5. Red Deer Shooting Centre
Everyone would like to be a good shooter like James Bond. It is the ideal place to achieve this shooting tactic. A shooting range is a right way of relaxing the mind and body. Call the reception department for reservations.
6. Float in Red Deer River
It is the ideal summer destination. Visit Red Deer River hand in hand with your loved one. Experience the serene environment as you cozy up in your boat. You can even try your hand at canoeing if you are not a floating lover. There is no cost incurred as you will have to carry your floating device. Be sure to bring your sun screen and water!
7. Experience Live Music at Bo’s Place
It is situated in 2310 50 avenues. Live music is essential in boosting our energy and feeling. Be ready to experience some fantastic live music if you visit Bo’s Bar and Grill. The musicians are always booked in advance. Ensure to check on their website their upcoming shows and events. The cost is not fixed as it differs on every play.
8. True North Axe Throwing
It is located 4412 50 Ave Red Deer. Opens at 4:00 p.m. Here, you will experience the tension of throwing axes at set targets. It is similar to throwing darts. You can also master the art of throwing axes by joining competitive events with experienced instructors. Call the customer care for bookings.
9. Heritage Ranch
Is an ideal place to visit on your date when in Red Deer. There are various activities here, such as ranch tracker, trail rides, carriage rides, as well as walking along the trees. Also Located at Heritage Ranch is Westlake Grill, an incredible Red Deer dining experience! Check out their menu at https://www.westlakegrill.ca
10. The Kerry Wood Nature Centre
The Kerry Wood Nature Centre. While here with your bae, you will enjoy the calmness of nature as you watch for muskrats and beaver, ducks and deer
11. Corn Maze at Kraay Family Farmstead
It is a 20-minute drive from the city. There are over 40 attractions and amenities including Farmyard, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Mini Golf & more. Watch out for the famous cannoli from sweet Capone’s.
12. Lockdown Red Deer Escape Rooms
Real-life themed gaming at its finest! A fun indoor adventure where you and your date will get to solve a series of puzzles, locks and clues together to escape! They have several different rooms ranging in difficulty levels to choose from. Check them out and book your room at https://www.lockdownreddeer.ca
13. DINOS Centre Inc.
Looking for some indoor fun? Dinos is a unique recreation and learning centre located just a quick 30 minute drive from Red Deer at 6500 Cottonwood Rd, Innisfail, AB. It features an indoor 18 hole Mini golf Course, Laser Tag, Escape Room, Café, Museum and Driving Range.
14. Bower Ponds Recreation
Romantic outdoor fun can be found year round at Red Deer's Bower Ponds. Bower Ponds has lovely picnic areas, walking paths, paddle boats. In the winter you can buy a hot chocolate, cozy up and skate around the ponds. Don't have skates? They have you covered, rentals are available there.
15. Ross Street Patio
The Ross Street Patio has a romantic and inviting atmosphere. Located down town Red Deer.
Cozy up in a covered bench, enjoy food and beverage from local businesses, plus free entertainment. For event dates check out the online calendar: https://downtownreddeer.com/events/
This article was written by our staff here at Red Deer Windows & Doors