10 Date Night Ideas!

October 26, 2020 - 3:56pm -- Visit Johnstown

Uh oh...

It’s Friday night and your significant other gives you “that look”. You contemplate for a few minutes and then realize you totally forgot to make plans for the weekend…Well don’t worry; we’ve got a list of 10 date itineraries that are sure to delight and entertain!

Axes and Orchards, but not a Tree in Sight

  1. Ax Throwing – Steel City Axe
  2. The Orchard Tavern or
  3. Tulune's Living the Dream

Start out the night relieving a little stress by tossing some axes at some wood, then make your way across the street and grab a brew or a bite to eat!

Break-out and Dine-in

  1. Johnstown Escape Room
  2. Primo’s Pizza
  3. Walk in the Park

Escape for a while and put your puzzle-solving skills to the test! After you make it out, turn the corner and grab a slice of delicious pizza. Finish off the night with a moonlit walk around Downtown Johnstown.

A Hockey Night in Johnstown

  1. Scott’s By Dam
  2. Tomahawks Game
  3. Point Park Stone Bridge

Good food, great hockey, and a stunning view! Grab something tasty at a local favorite and then go cheer for everyone’s favorite local hockey team! After it’s all said and done, check out the stunning views of the Stone Bridge at Point Park.

Out on the Town in Ebensburg

  1. Ebensburg Main Street Shopping
  2. Pour on Center

Get a little shopping done at one of Ebensburg’s numerous shopping establishments, then wind down with a cocktail and a gourmet meal that’s sure to leave you wanting more!

Ebensburg Arts and Eats

  1. Everyday Gourmet
  2. Follow Your Art

Try out a lobster roll or two, or maybe try out a signature dish, then make your way down the street and browse thousands of items on sale from local artists!

Down the River, No Kayak Required

  1. Johnstown Flood Museum
  2. Stadium Pub
  3. Johnstown Greenway Trail

Start in town with a trip through the historic flood museum then float down to get a delicious dinner from the Stadium Pub. Finish off the experience with a walk down the scenic Johnstown Greenway Trail!

Signature Dishes, Used Books, and Sweet Treats

  1. Balance Restaurant
  2. Chameleon Bookstore
  3. LambCakes

Find your “Balance” with a gourmet meal comprised of local produce and flavors, then go find a new favorite book to read. At the end of the date make sure to grab a sweet treat from Lambcakes!

 Sips, Selfies, and Sweets

  1. Classic Elements
  2. Morley’s Dog
  3. Blaine Boring Chocolates

Grab a cup of hot or iced coffee and stay for a while, then grab a selfie with Johnstown’s favorite 4-legged friend. Once you’ve done all that mosey on down and get some chocolate covered delights!

Dinner with a View

  1. Inclined Plane
  2. Asiago’s Tuscan Italian Restaurant
  3. Overlook of Johnstown

Dinner with a view? This one’s a no brainer! Ride up the world’s steepest vehicular inclined plane and then dig into some authentic Italian cuisine. Top the night off with a stunning view of Downtown from the overlook nearby.

A Little Wine, a Little Art, a Little Music

  1. B&L Wine Cellars
  2. BottleWorks/ArtWorks
  3. VOMA (Venue of Merging Arts)

Sip on something new and then indulge in some artistic curiosities! Then, while you’re at it, try and catch a live musical performance.