How to Treat Your Sweetheart in Stowe

by STOWE AREA ASSOCIATION

With stunning country hillside landscapes at every turn, Stowe offers a beautiful backdrop for a romantic getaway. Named a “Best Romantic Winter Destination for Couples” by CBS San Francisco, Stowe is the perfect place to celebrate your sweetheart. 25 restaurants, shops, attractions and lodges are offering romantic specials during Stowe Sweet, February 11 – 17. Participants will also have a chance to win a Sweet Escape for Two valued at more than $500, which includes a two-night stay, dining, shopping and the choice of an outdoor adventure with a local expert.

Where to stay
At the Brass Lantern Inn, enjoy a Vermont fresh breakfast each morning and afternoon tea with refreshments, along with a half dozen chocolate strawberries from Laughing Moon Chocolates and a half dozen red roses. Family owned and operated for more than 50 years, Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa is offering special packages for Valentine’s Day. For a more remote getaway into Vermont’s beautiful winter wonderland with panoramic views, Stowe Area Home is offering a discount off nightly stays.

Where to eat
Valentine’s Day wouldn’t be complete without a romantic dinner for two. Cork Wine Bar & Market of Stowe is offering a $100 for a bottle of wine and a three-course dinner for two. A few restaurants are offering a unique four-course meal, including Sunset Grille & Tap Room and The Whip Bar & Grill, part of the Green Mountain Inn in historic Stowe Village. Receive a complimentary dessert with the purchase of two entrées at Idletyme Brewing Co. Reservations are strongly encouraged.

Where to shop
Nothing says romance like a diamond engagement ring. At Ferro Estate & Custom Jewelers, receive a glass of sparkling wine with a complimentary engagement ring consultation. Indulge your significant other with a custom basket from Stowe Wine & Cheese. Let The Butchery prep your Valentine’s Day meal.

Things to do
During Stowe Sweet, snowshoe by moonlight and share fondue for two with Umiak Outdoor Outfitters. Make a stop at Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits for a free wine and chocolate pairing. At Stowe Bowl, enjoy a complimentary dessert for two with one hour of bowling. Visit the Events Calendar for more things to do in Stowe. For a full list of participating businesses and their special offers, visit the Stowe Sweet page.

Photo courtesy: Trapp Family Lodge