6 Fun & Free Date Night Ideas
For many, date night means going out to eat or to see a movie and typically involves spending money but, for a change it might be fun to save some of that cash and explore some "spend free" options? Below are some fun ideas for you to try out!
Fun & Free Date Night Ideas
1. Plan a game night
Have friends over or have game night with just the two of your together. Either way it can be lots of fun - Think Taboo, Charades or Monopoly! Better still, make it a games plus potluck night where everyone bring something over to eat as well.
2. Have movie night at home
Netflix, Hulu, OnDemand - these days the options to find good content to watch on TV are endless. Not feeling a movie? How about finding a new series to watch. Orange is the new black, House of cards, Narcos and Breaking bad are all really popular shows!
3. Check out local museums
Most museums have a free entry night once a week or once a month. Some Zoos also have similar free entry nights as well. Find out if there are special exhibits at museums close by you and go check them out.
4. Test drive your dream car
Test drives are free at the car dealership as long as you have your license! Have some fun and go out all by checking out a few of your favorite dream cars. You can enjoy the experience of driving them without committing to buy!
5. Go for a long walk
Explore your neighborhood or city. There are so many things to discover walking around. Find new restaurants, bars or other hangout spots to add to your list of places to visit...and the best part? The conversation!
6. Cook a meal together
Pick a meal from your favorite cooking show, a cookbook or browse Pinterest and have fun cooking up an amazing meal together! Once your fabulous meal is done, set the table, light some candles and sit down to enjoy your home made meal together.
What fun free things have you tried out with your significant other on date night? Which ones were your favorites?
Bola Sokunbi is the founder of Clever Girl Finance and she's passionate about helping women take control of their money so they can live life on their own terms.