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2013 Events and Activities

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Don't wait until the last minute to plan a romantic evening for your beloved. Sure many of the arguments against the commercial holiday are valid, but February 14th is not the day to make the case. Take a look at my list of events and follow the three P's: pick, plan and prepare!

1. FFN's Date Night

January 31 - February 16, 2013
Thursday-Saturday 8-9:15 p.m.
Admission: $6-$10
227 N. Third St., Columbus, 43215 Phone: 614-221-5418

From the website: This Valentine's Day, FFN will tell you a story of love - YOUR story of love! Based on the best and worst true-romantic stories you tell us, FFN will retell that story from a different point of view. New characters! New circumstances! Maybe an alien or two, who knows? You'll have to come to the show to find out.

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2. Sweetheart Wine Tasting

February 12, 2013
Tuesday 7-9 p.m.
958 N. High St., Columbus, 43201

From the website:Join us for a social Sweetheart Wine Tasting with the CYP CLUB, a great way to meet other young professionals in a casual setting. Mix, mingle, and enjoy a social evening of wine tasting and culture. Just in time for Valentine's day, the event includes five festive tastes (2 reds, 2 pinks and 1 white). Attendees will also receive a $25 gift certificate offer towards a future wine-crafting experience at Camelot Cellars!

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3. Love Stinks?: The 2nd Annual St. James' Valentine's Day Theatre Shorts Festival

February 14, 2013
St. James Tavern
Thursday 7 p.m.
Free 1057 N. 4th St., Columbus, 43201

From the website:O.G. Productions will present Love Stinks?: The 2nd Annual St. James' Valentine's Day Theatre Shorts Festival. For the 2nd straight year, OGP makes your Valentine's Day more romantic, funnier, and boozier with a collection of short plays all set at the St. James Tavern. Plays include Lot O Balls and Lawyers, Guns, and Money 2 by Stephen Woosley, Terms of Hagglement by Chris Morris and Sunday Dinner by Christopher Lockheardt.

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4. Valentines Day Photos

February 14-16, 2013
Easton Town Center
Thursday 6-8 p.m. and Saturday 6-9 p.m.
Free
160 Easton Town Center, Columbus, 43219

After a night out, stop over at the Central Park Fountain at Easton Mall for a complimentary photo of you and your Valentine!

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5. Handmade gifts at clayspace

February 2, 2013
Saturday 1:30-3:30 p.m.
$35 831 S. Front St., Columbus, 43206

From the website:Make a lasting impression with clay! At clayspace you can make handmade gifts from the heart. Clayspace instructors will help you make something functional like a unique cup or vase, or something just for fun. Decorate your masterpiece for someone you love and it will be ready by Valentine's Day.

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