Comedy·VALENTINE'S DAY

Date night, done right! Romantic inspo from Schitt's Creek, Workin' Moms and Kim's Convenience

Love makes the world go round. But what if you are running in circles to plan a perfect date with that special someone? We’ve rounded up a few amazing date ideas from CBC Comedy titles to get you through. From adventure, to keeping it simple, to being experimental, these evergreen date ideas are a sure win.

Looking for some tips to plan that perfect date night? CBC Comedy has you covered.

Love makes the world go round. But what if you are running in circles to plan a perfect date with that special someone? We've rounded up a few amazing date ideas from CBC Comedy titles to get you through. From adventure, to keeping it simple, to being experimental, these evergreen date ideas are a sure win.

Scroll along to find the date idea you have been looking for!

1. Dance lessons

Kim's Convenience's very own power couple, Umma and Appa take on dancing lessons on date night even though Appa isn't a fan of dancing but does is willingly to keep date night alive. 

Put on your dancing shoes and learn a new dance style with your partner. It’ll definitely help you’ll be in sync with each other! (CBC)

Stream the entire dance lessons date in this episode of Kim's Convenience on CBC GEM.

2. Open mic night

Express yourself! In Schitt's Creek, when Patrick performed a cover of Tina Turner's Simply the Best' at the Rose Apothecary Open Mic Night; he bowled over his man David with his golden voice and vocal emotions. 

Head to an open mic with your beau and if you are feeling adventurous, get up on stage and show 'em what you got.

Alternatively, you could partner up and hit a karaoke bar and let that talent flow.

Watch Patrick's heart melting performance in this episode of Schitt's Creek on CBC GEM.

3. Rage room

If your partner is feeling a little angsty, take them for some demolition therapy.  Workin' Mom Anne is taken for a surprise date to a Rage Room by her husband who feels that she needs to let go of all the anger and frustration inside her. 

Watch Anne vent out all her aggression in this episode of Workin' Moms

4. Dinner date night

Ahm the quintessential date night: a candlelit ambience and a delectable choice of food (of course; mutually agreed upon). For those who like playing safe, here's your best bet. 

This Hour has 22 Minutes takes it a notch further by adding greeting cards and chocolates to that list!

In Schitt's Creek, Patrick and David's first unofficial date was a simple affair at Cafe Tropical with some pub grub, which led them to break the ice. No frills, cosy cafe conversations are always a classic win.

Watch David and Patrick's entire first date in this episode of Schitt's Creek

5. Cheer along at a game

Catch a local game of sport you both enjoy, follow or are just curious to learn more about the game. Grab some beers, cheer out loud and if lucky you make even make it to the Kiss Cam just like the women of Baroness von Sketch Show!

 

6. Skype date

Distance makes the heart grow fonder and Schitt's Creek's Alexis and Ted keep the romance alive even miles apart. Virtual dates can be fun too when you add in a bit of zing.

Watch this long distance date on this episode of Schitt's Creek

 

When the sun and skies are perfect:

7. Pack a picnic

Schitt's Creek's Johnny and Moira Rose f sure know how to keep the magic alive amidst all the ups and downs the family has gone through. Pack a few nibbles, a bottle of wine and stroll along a nature trail. Roll out a mat, bask in the sun: a perfect date to relax and just focus on the good things in life.

Watch this perfect picnic date on this latest episode of Schitt's Creek

8. Feeling adventurous? 

The Rose siblings' double date involved an adrenaline-boosting, fear of heights challenging treetop walking activity to reignite their mundane dating life.

Watch the fun double date only on this episode of Schitt's Creek

You could also take a hike together and keep each other's determination going as the incline increases. When tired, flex some arm muscle and offer to piggyback your bae, just like Patrick and David.

 

Watch this adventurous yet special date on this episode of Schitt's Creek