Now we have so many (23 of the best ones are detailed here) that you and your date could even do a bar crawl visiting these watering holes. While some people like to have romantic candlelit dinners on dates, others love a good adventure exploring really weird and creepy stuff.Don’t let the name of this place confuse you -- it’s not quite a museum like LACMA or MOCA -- but rather a bizarre experience exploring art, trinkets, and stuff that will have you giggling and muttering to your date, “What the hell?The Prohibition era may be long gone, but the idea of sneaking into a speakeasy never gets old.A few years back there were only a scant number of LA bars with secret entrances and special passwords (like “ET phone home”).You can, of course, re-enact plenty of movie scenes from -- who can get you into the legendary, members-only Magic Castle where illusions abound and dinner is actually much better than it used to be.Or, if you don’t, you could impress your date with an intimate show at Black Rabbit Rose, the new magic theatre from the creative Houston brothers (Break Room 86, Good Times at Davey Wayne’s, etc).Alcohol isn't served at this throwback roller rink in Glendale -- one of the last in LA -- but that's what flasks were made for, right?For both the new transplant in the city, and the longtime local who plainly just loves food, Six Taste’s walking tours hit up five or six different spots in one tour, focusing on the most edible and historical highlights of neighborhoods all over LA.
Your roller-skating skills are definitely shaky (get it? ), but struggling to stay upright while holding onto your date will be way more fun than trying to practice your solo spin move.
Pack a picnic for a sunset meal for extra bonus points with the date.
And check the park’s calendar, as throughout the year it also plays host to wine-tasting parties, outdoor movie screenings, gallery openings, and plenty more fun cultural events that are prime date material.
) and have fun figuring out the route and discovering some cool views and architecture porn along the way.
If the date’s going well, extend it a little further with a bite to eat at nearby Beachwood Cafe, which just so happens to be owned by LA is #blessed with good weather pretty much most of the year, which means we have a plethora of al fresco dining and drinking options.
Whether you swiped right and are trying to plan a brilliant first interaction or you’re trying to liven up the predictable routine with your special someone, great date ideas are hard to come by.