California Love: Top Valentine's Day Events in the State

Whether you’re looking for last minute romance or a celebration of your own celibacy, Valentines is one of the best times of year for a night on the town. With a veritable smorgasbord of experiences laid out over the week it’s not always easy to find the nirvana of shindigs or the top tier of times to be had, but with so much to do there’s just no excuse to not have a great time. That’s why we’ve done all the footwork for you, so you can save all the life in your legs for the dancefloor.

Looking for all the V-day festivities to enjoy over the next week? Read on!

Re/creation Cafe Presents Love is Blind

February 14th at 7:30pm

Doing anything blindfolded heightens the other senses, and sharing that experience with a love anyone is like going on a culinary adventure straight into the unknown. With its meat and vegan meal options and a choice selection of beer and wine Love is Blind promises to be a full sensory experience limited to no more than 50 people. While it’s open to both singles and couples, tickets will go fast.


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HB & DoLaB: Monolink & Saand Valentine’s Soiree

February 14th at 930pm

When a seminole sound straight from Berlin and a Los Angeles-based music industry chameleon collide in the Haven underground of Nevada City, the results are sure to take your breath away. Don’t miss the hypnotizing, transcendent sounds of tonal narratives from Monolink and another sonic delicacy served up by fan-favorite, SAAND.

The Dirty Beetles and the Narrator’s Present: Whisper I Love You

February 16th at 7pm

For romance on a Thursday, The Dirty Beetles and The Narrators are teaming up to bring their own blend of genre defying beats, dynamic characters and sideshow hilarity to Mid City. In Whisper I Love You, guests will find themselves transported to a flossy 1920’s “Speakeasy” set to the funkadelic tunes of DJ Oh Diggz!


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The Space in Between Presents Monolink, Patricio, Shawni Birds and DaVoid

February 17th at 7pm

If house music is your medicine prepare to feel no pain. Monolink is back in his second show of the week, but this time he’s bringing Patricio and Shawni along with Noise Revolt’s DaVoid to lock love into the cadence with more of Los Angeles’ bright and bouncy delights.

Noise Revolt Presents Renaissance, “A Faire” Ft. FaltyDL & More

February 18th at 10pm

One of the last vestiges of the unadulterated underground in the city of Angels, Noise Revolt never disappoints. In a collaboration announced with Ninja Tune, this Saturday event is packing a magician of mojo like FaltyDL alongside icons of the underground like Body High’s Newman Wolf and Eddie Atom from the NR fam.


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Tropikroma Rooftop Vday Extravaganza with Wulfpack and Droog

February 18th at 10pm

In the heart of the city at the end of the week a penthouse with three rooms on a rooftop calls. With views stretching over the horizon at a world class venue Tropical Events, Terrakroma and Wulfpack are poised to rain elysium on the masses with the likes of underground staples like Brad Moontribe, Bellhop, Droog, Jamie Schwable, Drew Holly and Aaron Jacobs – just for a few.

Endless Night: The Vampire Ball

February 19th at 8pm

In celebration of “Spirit, Mystery, Magic, Romance, Sensuality and Immortality of the Vampire World and culture” the Vampire Ball is certain to turn a few heads. The intimate and extravagant Globe Theater is hosting a ceremony of dark cirque-style enchantment with everything from medieval steampunk to gothic fetish garb in the dress code.

Featured Image by Soodyod Photos