When it comes to relationships, keeping the spark alive is key. We all get busy in our daily routines and our relationship tends to become mundane. We forget to have frequent date nights, where you spend quality time with each other. Those are mostly limited to sitting at home and watching a movie.
It is important that a couple spends quality time together to keep their relationship alive. And while there are a lot of things you can do to make that happen, sometimes it’s tough to come up with new and interesting ideas. So we’ve put together a list of 20 date ideas to help get you started!
20 Ideas to bring you and your partner closer
1. Recreate the first time you met or your first date
There is something so romantic about recreating this moment, it reminds you of why you fell in love with each other in the first place. Revisit the place you had your first date, if that does not exist anymore try to do something similar and recall those moments. Recreate the conversation you had and the feelings you felt. Relive those moments and enjoy them together.
Grab a blanket, some pillows, and head outside to look at the stars. Stargazing is a great way to spend time together and talk about your hopes and dreams for the future. It’s also a really romantic way to spend your time.
3. Cook a Meal Together
Cooking a meal together is not only fun, but it’s also a great way to show off your cooking skills (or lack thereof). It’s also a great way to get to know each other better. You’ll be able to see how well you work together in the kitchen and if you can handle the stress of cooking a meal.
4. Play Games
Board games, card games, video games, it doesn’t matter what type of game it is as long as you’re playing it together. Playing games is a great way to spend time together and have some fun. You can also make some competition between each other to make it more interesting.
5. Have a Picnic
Pack up a few of your favorite foods and drinks and head outside for a picnic. This is a great way to enjoy the weather and spend time together. It’s also a really romantic way to spend your time.
6. Take a Road Trip
Road trips can be a lot of fun, but they can also be a lot of work. If you’re up for the challenge, take a road trip together. You can explore new places and see new sights. It’s a great way to spend time together and get to know each other better.
7. Go to the beach and build sandcastles together
The beach is a great place to spend time together. Not only is the sound of water so calming but you can also do a lot of fun activities together. Why not re-live your childhood by building sandcastles together. It is a great way to spend your time and it’s really fun too.
8. Watch a movie
The winters are cold and you might not want to go outdoors. Movie night is a classic date idea that never gets old. Grab a few snacks, your favorite drink, and some popcorn, and settle in for a movie night. This is a great way to spend time together and relax.
9. Take a Dance Class
If you’re looking for a way to get active and have some fun together, take a dance class. This is a great way to learn how to dance and spend time together. There are so many different types of dance classes you can join. It can be learning Salsa to Hip-hop. Pick your choice or if you want you can try a different variety.
10. Make a Scrapbook
This is a fun activity you can do together at home. It brings out the creative side of you. Making a scrapbook is a great way to capture your memories together. You can include photos, tickets, and anything else that you want. This is a great way to spend time together and look back on your memories.
13. Take a Road Trip
Travelling can often be expensive and not everyone gets the time to do so. A road trip is a great alternative to explore new places and spend time together. You can choose a destination or just go wherever the road takes you. This is a great way to spend time together and see new things.
14. Have a Spa Day
We all are so busy in our daily routines, that we often don’t take out time for self-care. A spa day is a great way to practice self-care as well as spend time together.
Getting a massage, will release the stress you have and bring you closer as a couple. You can get other services at the spa such as facial or water treatments.
A spa day is a great way to relax and spend time together.
15. Have a Scavenger Hunt
A scavenger hunt is a great way to spend time together and have some fun. You can hide things around the house or in town and have a race to find them. This is a great way to spend time together and have some laughs.
16. Take a class together
We all have something we have been wanting to learn or are passionate about. Why not take a class together, you can do a beginner version of something each of you likes. This is a great way to get you closer and get closer. When you do something that gets the other person excited and happy, it will improve your relationship
17. Plan his or her dream date
I am slightly old school, where I think the guy plans the perfect date. This can be done both ways.
Ask your partner what their idea of a perfect date is and then surprise them with it.
18. Do something competitive
Been together for a while and looking for something new to do? Why not try out a game that you can be competitive in. This is a fun way to spend time and get some laughs.
19. Go to an arcade
Who doesn’t love going to the arcade? This is a great way to spend time and have some laughs. You can play all your favorite games from your childhood. It’s a great way to reminisce and have some fun. Dave and busters is a great place you can hang out get some food and play some games
20. Go for a romantic walk
Sometimes the best dates are the simple ones. A romantic walk is a great way to spend time together and talk. This is a great way to get to know each other better and have some peace and quiet.
Final words on 20 date ideas to bring your closer
If you are looking for a date idea to reignite the spark in your relationship. These are 20 ideas that will keep both of you entertained and allow you to enjoy some quality time together.
Regardless of what type of activity you choose, these brainstormed dating ideas should help provide fresh perspectives on how to spend more quality time with one another while rekindling feelings of intimacy and connection.
If all else fails, take your partner out for ice cream! It’s always a good way to get close again when they’re feeling down because it shows them that their needs matter – even if they don’t want anything but a vanilla cake with rainbow sprinkles on top!