Pick out your favorite kite and take it to the spacious North Boulder Park and try to catch some air.Pack a picnic with meat and cheese from Cured and a bottle of award-winning mead (honey wine) from the local meadery, Red Stone Meadery.This mom-and-pop run, hidden gem restaurant serves up handmade pastas and sauces, and it just oozes with date-night cuteness.Then, pop over to family-run Fior di Latte Gelato for handmade, authentic, Italian gelato that is “made with love.”Take your treat to the show.Tantra is big in Boulder, and there are a handful of tantric educators who always seem to be holding events.Tantric Sacred Journeys holds regular pujas, or gatherings, that can be a unique and educational date. Forget the stereotypes (and Sting’s promises of hours of sex). For many, tantra is a type of spiritual and conscious connection. Boulder’s best brunches can be totally romantic, and they don’t require staying up late. For a scenic brunch, our favorite fine-dining destination is the Greenbriar Inn, located at the base of Lefthand Canyon Drive off the mountain-lined Highway 36. Here are their top eight ideas, plus a few bonus nuggets for inspiration: Whether you’re looking for nonsexual intimacy or you and your partner want to experience something totally new together, Be The Love That You Are organizes snuggle parties.
First get dinner at Il Pastaio, which claims to be the “most unique Italian dining experience” in Boulder.
Plan an evening of rooftop bar hopping and see Boulder from above, from all different angles.
Start at the West End Tavern for a Mountain Manhattan, made with Breckenridge bourbon, vermouth and bitters.
Press Play has 25 vintage arcade games, a massive Jenga set and pinball machines, plus DJs Friday through Saturday.
A few minutes from there is the Walrus Saloon, whose basement is a popular place for the college crowd to go dancing to live DJs.
Vertical Fusion dance studio offers co-ed Embrace the Floor classes, which are a surprisingly sexy and also physically challenging fusion of acrobatics, contemporary dance, yoga, breakdancing, capoeira, sensual dance, meditation and hand balancing.