30+ Valentine's Day Market Gifts and Experiences

What better way to celebrate a day of love than at your local Pike Place Market? Head to the heart of Seattle to find unique gifts, share delicious meals, enjoy romantic views, and make lasting memories to spoil your gals, pals, and vals this Valentine’s Day.

Pike Place Market is your one-stop shop to let those special people know you’re thinking about them this year!

Shop intentionally and look for the Rachel the Piggy Bank cutouts in front of your favorite merchants. Businesses who feature these cutouts donate to the ongoing recovery of businesses in our Market community.

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Brighten Their Day!

Everyone loves to receive flowers! And we got you covered with fresh locally grown tulips, exquisite everlasting dried flower bouquets & wreaths, and custom arrangements that can be delivered!

Fresh Tulips — Four Market flower farmers will be selling fresh locally grown tulips at the Market for Valentine’s Day. They are Cuaresma R & L Farm, Prisca & Proceso Mendez Farm, Santos Farm, and Sebastian’s Farm.

Dried Flowers — Yang Farm creates dried flower bouquets in about every size from small to large. They specialize in creating delicate dried flower wreaths. The best part, these flowers will last forever (or at least 2-5 years). Typically you can find Yang Farm set up on the edge of the Crafts Market in the North Arcade.

Pike Place Flowers — This full-service flower shop at the corner of 1st Avenue and Pike Street can create and deliver custom bouquets within the city of Seattle. They are also open on Valentine’s Day weekend and Valentine’s Day for walk-ups.

Sweets for your Sweetheart

indi chocolateThis artisan chocolate factory and espresso bar crafts Pike Place Market’s only bean-to-bar chocolate, which means their sweets, teas, spices, and body care products are incredibly fresh and locally made. Enjoy their heart-shaped chocolate boxes filled with truffles and other goodies, hand-dipped chocolate-covered strawberries, or an assortment of truffles, including their new strawberry truffles! Or for the self-care connoisseur, pick up one of their chocolate rose gift sets that includes a bottle of rose cocoa butter lotion, rose soap, “Love” lip balm, and a batch of rose-infused cacao loose-leaf tea.

Chukar Cherries Put the cherry on top of a sweet gesture and swing by this iconic storefront in the Main Arcade for one of their delightful gift sets. Cherry Love heart boxes are available and filled with an assortment of their signature chocolate-covered cherries, as well as paired wine and chocolate boxed sets. Share your love for local with the best of Columbia Valley’s makers, crafted especially for Chukar in a neighboring vineyard just over the mountains in eastern Washington. View more of their featured Valentine’s gifts here.

The ConfectionalFind the perfect dessert at this artisanal cheesecake establishment! They’re offering limited-edition, couple’s cheesecake hearts, layered red velvet stacks, and mocha raspberry or strawberry white chocolate mini cheesecakes with heartfelt messages. Each is specially handmade with their signature buttery crust and sweetened sour cream topping with a touch of real vanilla. Pick and choose the perfect snack-sized sweet bites!

Sweetie’s Candy For classic candy lovers! Gift the treat of gummies, lollipops, chocolates, and more while filling to your liking from their extensive bulk section. Find them just down the ramp from City Fish Co. in the DownUnder and hunt for your favorite sweet finds.

Sunny Honey Co.Say “bee mine!” with any of the amazing products at Sunny Honey Co. Enjoy sweet spreads from their range of raw, locally sourced hives, or pick up unique gifts like their Rose Gold perfume solids combining fresh beeswax, sweet almond oil and coconut oil with a floral fragrance blend. Topicals are available in all shapes and sizes including lip balms, handmade shea butter soaps, and more all handcrafted with beeswax.  Catch what all the buzz is about in their “main hive” storefront near Pike Place Fish!

Le PanierDelight your loved ones with an incredible selection of authentic French pastries, including their signature macarons, at this warm bakery. Le Panier, on the main strip of Pike Place, is a must-stop that is guaranteed to warm the hearts of anyone this year. Stop by in person or even have it delivered to your neighborhood with our new local delivery service through Mercato.

Piroshky Piroshky Make Cupid jealous and surprise your special someone to let them know you were thinking of them with their limited-edition Strawberry Marzipan Heart! Crafted with house-made nutty marzipan and strawberries, topped with crispy streusel, and dusted in powdered sugar. Yum!

Made in WashingtonMake your pours special this Valentine’s Day and enjoy a class of local Waterbrook Vintners Selection Chardonnay out of lovely hand-painted wine glasses by local artist Nancy Fiala. Find a special offer of two bottles of chardonnay for the price of one, only $6 a bottle! And don’t forget a sweet coupling: pick up a Seattle Chocolate Valentine gift set to pair with your wine.

Make Experiential Memories

The Can Can Culinary CabaretThe Market’s famous dinner theatre is now showing their “Ooh La La!” production, a lavish love letter to Paris. Complete with sultry songs and burlesque performances, they’ll be running a special Valentine’s week celebration and menu from Thursday, Feb. 11 – Monday, Feb. 14. Get your tickets here for an evening to remember!

Unexpected Productions Our resident improv theatre is bringing back a legendary show, “Comedy of Love”, the hilariously fun Valentine’s-themed show returning LIVE! It doesn’t matter if you are celebrating Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s, or just want to laugh, you’re sure to enjoy this comically playful show. Bring laughter to love on Feb. 14 at 8pm and grab your tickets here!

Atrium KitchenFor an immersive and educational dining experience, reserve a spot to join Chef Traci for one of her Market to Table tours, or Seafood from the PNW cooking classes with your loved ones. Procure fresh, seasonal ingredients straight from the Market vendors and take part in an interactive cooking class that is sure to make for a special outing with your plus one!

Folio: The Seattle Athenaeum – Join Folio and friends for a special “Love In The Library” event: an afternoon of poetry and music on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2-6pm. Meet new friends and fellow book lovers and enjoy a champagne and chocolate reception. New and renewing members receive 5% off with the code VALENTINE (offer valid Feb. 14-28 only).

Share Love at the Table

Can Can’s Dressing Room: Bistro and BarReservations are available for Feb. 11 – Feb. 14 for a Valentine celebration! A special Valentine’s Day menu will be served on these days, along with rose decor and more. Make a reservation online today through OpenTable, with a $50 deposit that goes towards the final bill.

MaximilienIndulge in a specially prepared five-course tasting dinner overlooking one of the best waterfront views in the Market at this authentic French restaurant. Chef Potvin will spread the love over three days on Feb. 12 – 14, with a delectable Valentine’s feast that incorporates scallops, lobster, and beef tenderloin dishes prepared alongside love-inspired cocktails and wine pairings. Make your reservations today for one of their four seating times here.

Pure Food Fish Some say the best way to the heart is through the stomach! There is no better time of year to don a chef’s hat and impress your loved ones with a specialty dish. Pure Food Fish Market has all the goods to put together a delicious Northwest plate. Pick up in person or shop online with quick overnight shipping straight to your door.

MarketSpiceShare a cup of joy! Head to MarketSpice’s storefront or online shop to find an array of gift baskets catered to any relaxed homebody who loves to indulge in a cozy hot beverage. Find combinations of teas, spicy chai, candles, and more! Their Winter Warmth bag melds some of their bestsellers into one delightful box: spiced cider mix, cinnamon orange tea, and their cinnamon orange hot cocoa mix.

Don & Joe’s MeatsStop by the Market’s legacy butcher and pick up seasoned, dry-aged and bone-in New York steaks for $16/pound. These mouth-watering cuts are easy to prepare and will leave your Valentine satisfied. If you’re new to cooking, just ask Don himself for guidance!

Truffle QueenPick up a meal kit from Truffle Queen and surprise your Valentine with something delicious. Choose from 1 or 3 kits: Truffley Butternut Risotto, Petrale Sole, or Steak Pinwheels.

 

Woo Them with Words

MarninSaylorTreat your valentine, gal-entine or pal-entine to something extra sweet with a-dough-rable Valentine’s Day cards! Each pack includes five card designs, all illustrated and packaged with love in the MarninSaylor studio. To ensure you have just the right card for all the special people in your life, they’ve created a variety of caring (and punny) messages fit for anyone!

Rosie Ferne Illustration – In the Market for a cute and quirky Valentine’s card? Stop by Rosie’s table in the crafts market. Her adult-themed cards and punny prints are sure to put a smile on anyone’s face.

Independent Book Stores Share a love for knowledge and storytelling at any of our five bookstores in the Market, all offering different and unique genres!

Crafty Gifts & Thoughtful Touches

Golden Age CollectablesFor the comic book lovers, find a wonderful selection of graphic novels full of fantastical stories on love and relationships for every romantic heart!

Orange DraculaThe ultimate shop for all gifts and goofs! Stop in to find love potions, funny cards, special Valentine $10 mystery bags and a “Love Tester” machine for only 25 cents! Snap a photo to share the moment in one of their classic photo booths. Find them on Level 3 of the DownUnder.

City Kid StyleDon’t forget to spoil the little ones! Find screen-printed “LOVE” dresses made by hand for kids ages 12 months through nine years old. Each dress is one-of-a-kind and made from upcycled t-shirts! A bonus free hair bow is included with each “LOVE” dress purchased during the month of February.

Hair Wraps by Amy – Coiled with bright color schemes and sparkling charms and beads, these Valentine-themed hair wraps made with hearts and love sentiments are the perfect gift to share with your kiddos. They’re non-permanent, reusable and a fun accessory for any time!

Catshy CraftsFor a sweet everlasting touch of flowers, find miniature felt flower pots with inspiring messages on them. These make adorable desk decor or could even be used as a pin cushion. For a bright wearable accessory, pick up a darling glitter “heartfelt” hair clip!

Catching Light Studios – Bring the light in your life a colorful decorative touch with their light catcher hanging heart mobiles, candle holders and lovely stained glass works to brighten up your gift giving this Valentine’s Day.

DrinkingStraws.Glass – Find the perfect eco-travel set for those special humans in your lives! This environmentally minded business has crafted elegant red spiral glass straws with a matching red carrying case, or specially themed red hearts straws with a pink carrying case. Elevate your home sipping or beverage on-the-go with style and sustainability!

Jungle Bean – Nurture the plant lovers in your life with a special gift of kokedama: the Japanese art of creating potless plants using a unique soil mixture, moss, and string. A creative arrangement matched with their beautiful tabletop or freestanding flora is sure to delight any green thumb!

For the Gem in Your Life

Silver + Salt — Elegance comes in all forms at Silver + Salt. Owner Christine Heidel handcrafts all of her modern, minimal jewelry right here at the Market. Her studio and showroom are located on the second floor of the Sanitary Market. Christine uses recycled, conflict-free and ethically sourced sterling silver, gold and semi-precious stones. For a custom piece, just ask!

Seattle Raindrop Jewelry — If you want unique and one-of-a-kind art, find eco-friendly and delicately forged bangles, hoops and more perfect for the minimalist jewelry wearer. The hammered metal pieces are a timeless classic to accessorize any of your dear ones.

Hands of the World Signified by the iconic paper lantern lights decorating its storefront, this bright shop in the DownUnder will invite you in with its multitude of colors and textures. They specialize in handmade folk art, jewelry and accessories from around the world. Be sure to explore their bee and honeycomb earrings from New Guinea, and signature evil eye pendants from Turkey.

Tisbury Art Glass Showcasing luminescent flowers and glowing heart pendants, a special gift is waiting for you at this flame-worked glass artist’s table in the crafts market. Find the perfect accessory here!

KOBO Art Garden — Special for Valentine’s day, this talented glass artist duo has crafted glass hearts that brilliantly reflect in the light and make for a vibrant tabletop or windowsill decoration. Pick one up for $27 plus tax, packaged elegantly and safely in a gift box.