Ah, Valentine’s Day!

It’s that time when we try to pack our love neatly into a 24-hour box. But let’s face it, sometimes love is more like that square chocolate refusing to fit into a round box of expectations. But who doesn’t love a good challenge, especially when it’s sprinkled with romance and a dash of adventure? 

If you think Valentine’s Day is all about dinner after a long workday, hold onto your hats! We’re about to turn up the charm with 5+1 ways to celebrate love near HAT at Five Corners this February 14th.


1. Romantic Walks & Hikes

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Take a break from the usual and explore the winter trails near HAT at Five Corners. The Riveralley loop trail is just around the corner, offering you and your partner a chance to unwind and connect amidst the natural beauty of Edmonton’s river valley. Wrap up warm and set out on a peaceful walk where the only sound is the crunch of your boots on the snow. It’s a simple yet special way to spend time together, breathing in the crisp winter air and taking in the sights just a short distance from our doorstep.


2. A Brush with Romance in the Library

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Who says libraries are just for books? Romance is on the reading list at Stanley A. Milner Library. It is just a hop, skip, and jump (6 minutes, to be exact) from HAT at Five Corners. This Valentine’s, they’re screening ‘Love, Simon.’ So, ready for a date night with books and a movie? We thought so!


3. …And How About a Show?

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If your heart beats for the dramatic, the Citadel Theatre is your spot. Just a 4-minute drive from HAT at Five Corners, Rubaboo awaits to enchant you. It’s not just a show; it’s a love story told through rhythm and melody. Who knew drums and guitars could be this romantic?


4. For the Love of Orange

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Kick off your Valentine’s with a heart-racing prelude on February 13th! The Edmonton Oilers are squaring off against the Detroit Red Wings, and it’s all happening a slapshot away from The HAT at Rogers Place. Start your celebration early in the ICE District’s electric atmosphere, just 4 minutes from your doorstep. So, grab your special someone, don your Oilers gear, and get ready to cheer. Who knew love could feel as exhilarating as a game-winning goal? Go Oilers!


5. Segway into Their Heart

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Want to swoop into your Valentine’s heart with style? Zip over to River Valley Adventure Co., just a stone’s throw from HAT at Five Corners, and embark on a segway escapade! Glide through the winter wonderland on a segway tour or shuffle through the snow on a snowshoeing adventure. It’s a quirky, unforgettable way to bond and make memories. But here’s a friendly tip: try to keep your balance even if your date’s dazzling smile threatens to sweep you off your feet!


6. Dinner for Two, Please


We promised more than just dinner, but hey, who can resist a romantic meal? Whether you’re eyeing a chic brunch spot to start your day in style or envisioning a romantic dinner date, we’ve got it all right here in our corner. With options galore for both dine-in and order pick-up, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to crafting that intimate and private dining experience.

Here’s the twist: At The HAT at Five Corners, dining is more than eating; it’s an entire vibe. Pick your favourite dishes from top local spots, then enjoy them in the cozy setting of your own place. Choose between the peace of your stylish unit or the inviting vibe of our popular common amenity room. Both are perfect spots for a special dinner. It’s all about mixing elegance with comfort, making every meal at home something special.


Life in the Heart of Romance

The HAT at Five Corners isn’t just about luxury living; it’s your gateway to Edmonton’s pulsating heart. Here, life is a celebration of comfort, culture, and community. Wrapped in the warm embrace of our vibrant neighbourhood, every day is an opportunity to create unforgettable memories. So this Valentine’s Day, let’s raise a toast to love, adventure, and the endless possibilities at The HAT at Five Corners. Your best life isn’t just knocking; it’s right here waiting for you to step out and seize it!