200+ Date Night Ideas In Utah

Looking for something to do with your partner but stuck for inspiration? Let us help you out with the following list of great date night ideas. The list includes more than 200+ ideas for fun things to do together.

Note: credit to this original post, where the initial data for this list was generated! We’ve since extended the ideas!

Level Crossing Brewing
Level Crossing Brewing

Food and drink

Salt Lake City is home to tons of award winning restaurants, bars, breweries, distilleries and more. More than that, for the foodies out there there are myriad classes and educational classes you can enjoy with your partner too!

ActivityWebpageNotes
Pick a plate!On The PlateOur own place by plate look at SLC dining
Wine Tasting / Beer TastingVisit Park City classes
Utah Wine Tours
Groupon classes
High West whiskey
Craft breweries
Breweries on Rate Beer
Food TrucksFood truck list
Visit Salt Lake
The Food Truck League
PicnicYelp picnic ideaGroup date where everyone brings some wine and cheese? (No wine in parks)
BrewviesBrewvies$5 Tuesdays (with $2 Margaritas?)
Take a Cooking ClassHarmons cooking classes
Orson Gygi classes
Salt Lake Culianry Center
Sur La Table
Caputo's
Park City Culinary Institute
La Barba CoffeeCoffee classes
Afternoon TeaGrand America
BarsProhibition UtahBurlesque shows and karaoke
The BeerhiveHuge beer list
Beer BarGerman style beer Haus
Lake Effect
The BayouMammoth beer list
The Republican
A Bar named Sue
Lucky 13
BrunchFemale Foodie
Gastronomic SLC
Trip Advisor
Temple Square

The great outdoors

Lush scenery (Red Butte Gardens)
Lush scenery (Red Butte Gardens)

Utah is famed for its grand outdoor vistas and spaces. Whatever the time of year, there’s always somewhere to head out and enjoy the fresh air. State parks, mountain views, lush gardens and tons more.

ActivityWebpageNotes
Haunted Bike TourPedal Provo
Moonlit Hike (Hikes)All TrailsEnsign Peak
Hogle ZooHogle ZooThe zoo hosts some evening events that are adult only
Red ButteRed Butte Gardens
Tracy AviaryTracy Aviary
Liberty Park (Row Boats)Liberty Park
Wheeler FarmWheeler Farm
State Parks
(Close to SLC)
Utah Lake
Camp Floyd
Flight Park
Deer Creek
Wasatch Mountain
Jordanelle
Rockport
Union Pacific Rail Trail
Heritage Park
Jordan River
Antelope Island
Great Salt Lake
East Canyon
Willard Bay
Snowbird EventsSnowbird
Snowbird TramSometimes they have star gazing events
Water ParksCowabunga Bay
Cherry Hill
Seve Peaks
Do an Old "Itty Bitty SLC"Deseret NewsThese happen every year, but you can look up the old photos and do it any time
Electric ScootersVisit Salt Lake

Museums

Dinosaur exhibit (NHMU)
Dinosaur exhibit (NHMU)

Learning needn’t be dull, indeed, doing it with that special someone can be a ton of fun! Thankfully there’s a range of educational and informative museums in Utah from formal art galleries through hands on interactive spaces too.

ActivityWebpageNotes
Art MusemsUtah MOCA
Museum Of Fine Arts
Gallery Stroll
Chase Home
Springville Museum Of Art
BYU Museum Of Art
NHMUNatural History MuseumAdult-specific activites. $5 on Wednesdays sometimes.
Museum of Ancient LifeThanksgiving Point
LeonardoThe Leonardo
PlanteriumClark Planetarium
AquariamThe Living Planet

Movies, Theatre, Shows

The Lounge at Wiseguys Gateway (Wiseguys)
The Lounge at Wiseguys Gateway (Wiseguys)

There’s something going on every night in Utah. From major national theatre productions to local efforts and live music. Check out our list for all the local live entertainment.

Utah Oddities

ActivityWebpageNotes
Summum PyramidLink
Gilgal GardensLink
Pioneer Memorial MuseumLink
Ralphael Plescia's "Christian School"Link
Ken Sander's Rare BooksLink

Arts And Crafts

ActivityWebpageNotes
Take PhotosMap quest
Paint Along EventsYelp list
Paint PotteryColor Me Mine
As You Wish Pottery
Floral ArrangementsCactus And Tropicals
Alice's Table
Art ClassesYelp list

Sports

ActivityWebpageNotes
CurlingUtah Olympic Legacy
Olympic Oval and ParkUtah Olympic Legacy
BowlingYelp list
TennisGlobal Tennis Network
Roller SkatingClassic Fun Center
Batting CagesSJC Utah
Snow ShoeingList
Visit Utah
Jazz GameNBA.com
Bees GameMILB.com
Grizzlies GameUtah Grizzlies
Soccer GamesRSL
Utah Royals
YogaYelp list
Drop-in Couples Dance ClassDFD Dance Stduio
Century Ballroom
SCUBA DivingDive Utah
Scuba Utah
Dive Addicts
Neptune Divers
Ice SkatingSL County Ice
Acord Ice
Utah Olympic Legacy
Rock ClimbingListOutdoor
Front SLC
Monument Climbing
SwimmingList
Indoor VolleyballSandbar SLC
Top GolfTop Golf
Skiing/BoardingSki UtahThese places have great summer events, too
Miniature GolfYelp list

Other

ActivityWebpageNotes
ArcadesDave And BustersAlso food + drinks
Quarters Arcade BarAdults-only arcade with bar
Fat Cats
Boondocks
Escape RoomTripadvisor list
Gallivan Centerthegallivancenter.com
LagoonLagoon
ObservatoryUtah.eduWednesdays
Farmer's MarketSLC Farmers Market
9th West Market
SLC Farmers Market
Murray Park Market
Park City Market
Park City Park Silly Market
SJC Utah
Sugar House Market
Utah.edu
Liberty Park Market
Scenic DriveUtah Best Vacations
Go Utah
Alpine Loop
Nebo Loop
Axe ThrowingSocial Axe
Take a ClassContinue Life Long LearningSome of these are only one day
Golden Axe21+ bar too
Trivia NightDeseret News list
ThriftingUtah Chronicle list
Yelp list
KaraokeYelp list
Gardner Villagegardnervillage.comVarious events, some date appropriate

Event Calendars

ActivityWebpage 
Gastronomic SLCFoodie event calendar
City WeeklyCity Weekly
Salt Lake County LibrarySLC Libraries
Salt Lake City LibrarySLC Public Library
Event Briteeventbrite.com
Now Playing Utahnowplayingutah.com
Visit Salt Lake Cityvisitsaltlake.com
Visit Utahvisitutah.com/
Utah .comutah.com
Craft Lake Citycraftlakecity.com
SLC ParksSLC Gov
Thanksgiving Pointthanksgivingpoint.org