Things To Do For Couples In The UK

On the hunt for romantic activities to do with your boo? Or looking to upgrade your staycation experience? There are tonnes of events that are sure to do the trick, with everything from immersive evenings and chicken wing festivals to gorgeous restaurants and activity bars. See for yourself with our guide on things to do in the UK for couples.

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Last updated on 28th February 2024

Bradford: Market Square Tavern

Couples will love this quirky pub with a gorgeous beer garden in Bingley, near Bradford. Cosy up at Market Square Tavern with craft pints, cocktails and hand-stretched pizzas, or give into that competitive side and challenge each other to some games of shuffleboard or pool.

UK-Wide: Wing Fest

Hold on to your trucker hats (which come free, by the way), as Wing Fest is taking its fantastic food festival to London, Bristol, Sheffield and Derby. Head on over for delicious chicken (wings are just £1.50 each), cracking tunes and beer, as well as eating competitions.

London: The Murdér Express

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Saturday 2nd March 2024

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Spruce up date night or that special anniversary with The Murdér Express at London's Pedley Street Station. Not only will you need to solve a case, but you'll also chow down on Michelin star chef Niall Keeting's four-course feast.

Aberdeen: Palm Court Hotel

Searching for cool things to do for couples in Scotland? Boasting cool quiz nights and live music on the regular, Aberdeen's Palm Hotel Court is a great hotel to check out. Hungry? The venue also showcases non-traditional Scottish food.

Rossendale: Golf Kingdom

Head on over to Golf Kingdom Rossendale for a fabulous day out. The Squirrel's Lair, an 18-hole, woodland-themed adventure golf course, promises dazzling views of the countryside and quirky fixtures, from interactive rafts to life-like animals.

Manchester: GRUB

Whether it's disco bingo or cute workshops that you fancy, this cool venue is hosting all kinds of fun things to for couples in Manchester. GRUB is also home to a fantastic selection of street food and craft beer, so it's got all of your date night plans wrapped up.

London: Hidden Jazz Club

Schmooze your boo over at Hidden Jazz Club in London. Found in beautiful venues across the capital, this unique night showcases some of the most exciting jazz performers. They'll serenade you with a brilliant artist-run session of smooth, upbeat and stellar sounds.

Birmingham: Birmingham Cocktail Weekend 2024

If you and your partner love a booze-up (and a discount), then mark Birmingham Cocktail Weekend in your calendar, like, immediately. The city will see over 40 of its best bars take part, serving £5 cocktails and exclusive food offerings to those with a wristband – which cost just £10. You can also expect tasting sessions and special events throughout the weekend, too. 

Bedford: Brewpoint

If you're strapped for things to do together, hit up one of Brewpoint's many events, starting with its annual beer festival. Showcasing home brews as well as special guest kegs, this event is not to be missed. Expect live music and gourmet food trucks slinging out pizza. If that doesn't float your boat, get your groove on with Barrioke and jump on stage with Eastenders icon Shaun Willamson AKA Barry.