Valentine's Day Guide

January 28, 2021 - 4:41pm -- Visit Johnstown
 
The big day is swiftly approaching! Valentine’s Day is less than a month away, are you ready for it? If you answered no, fear not! We have a great list of local businesses that can help you prep and plan for a Valentine’s Day like no other! (Many of the businesses listed are operating with specific restrictions/hours so make sure to check their website or call ahead before visiting.)
 

Not a big Valentine’s Day fan? We have an idea…

If you don’t have a special someone this year, that’s ok; consider adopting a shelter pet. This holiday is about love and there are plenty of cats, dogs, and other animals up for adoption right now that could use a loving home! If you don’t know where to start, the Cambria County Humane Society will gladly help you find a new furry friend in need of a new companion.
 

Prep – Flowers and Chocolates:

The most important part of a good Valentine’s Day is the prep work.Need a box of chocolates or a bouquet of aromatic flowers? Don’t make a trip to the big box store to get some generic brand; the best you can get is right around the corner locally! Here’s a brief listing of chocolatiers and florists, their hours, and if they deliver, all are located in the Cambria County area:
The Phoenix Tavern- Hot Cocoa Bombs
 
                    

Date Ideas:

While it’s nice to get flowers and chocolates on Valentine’s Day, it’s not for everyone. If flowers and chocolates aren’t your thing, and quality time is more your love language, consider these locations for a date:
Prince Gallitzin - Ice Skating

Dinner Dates:

Many often say “the fastest way to a person’s heart is through their stomach”, whether or not this is true we may never know. One thing we are sure of is that these restaurants are perfect for a romantic evening together:
 

Lodging:

Even if you don’t need to stay in a hotel overnight, sometimes a little staycation away from home is just what you need. We have a variety of overnight lodging to choose from based on location and price range, but here are a select few:
Hampton Inn – Winter Getaway Package
 

Breakfast/Brunch

After an overnight stay breakfast or brunch will likely be the next thing that crosses your mind. All of the locations listed below serve up hot and delicious breakfast choices that pair nicely with a hot cup of coffee or tea!