If the Barbie movie taught us anything, it’s that “Every night is girls’ night” Thankfully, there’s a heart-studded holiday to celebrate that very sentiment coming up. Galentine’s Day is all about celebrating the bonds of friendship and love, a joyous occasion dedicated to honoring the special connections that enrich our lives. Here’s a look at Galentine’s Day events in South Florida.
Self Love & Move – 20 Minute Glute Pump + Meditative Sound Bath
Embark on a journey of self-love at the Self Love & Move Galentine’s Day event hosted by Viva Move and The Good Sport on February 16 from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Balfour Hotel. This transformative combination of a glute pump session followed by a guided stretch and a meditative sound bath aims to create a sense of engagement and connection with your body. Wear your pinks, reds, and whites to receive a self-love & move tote bag, self-care essentials, Valentine socks, a Peach Vibe Celsius, and a choice of cocktail or mocktail at The Balfour. Ticket Holders enjoy a 50% discount on food and drinks at The Balfour all day. As an added bonus, attendees will receive two Viva Move yoga classes along with daycation passes for themselves and a plus one. Don’t miss the opportunity to sculpt your glutes, relax your mind, and embrace a journey of self-love and movement. Tickets are $50 per person and can be purchased HERE.
Herpreneur Sip & Shop at THesis Hotel Miami
Get with your gals to support local female-owned businesses at THesis Hotel on Sunday, February 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. as the Herpreneur market returns for a Valentine’s sip & shop edition. Enjoy a love themed market & spritz bar, free to the public and dog-friendly, featuring unique local female owned businesses. Come shop solo, with your family or with your girl squad and find unique one-of-a-kind items like boutique fashions, gold filled jewelry, home goods, candles, art, natural skincare, apothecary, bath & body, purses, artisan goods, vegan sweets, and so much more. RSVP on Eventbrite HERE or via @herpreneurbyliz IG.
Boards, Bubbles and Bracelets at THesis Hotel Rooftop
After shopping and supporting local, female owned businesses, head to THesis Hotel’s tropical rooftop on Sunday, February 18 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. for Boards, Bubbles & Bracelets, featuring a cheese board workshop led by Beauty and the Board, welded gold bracelets by Link x Lou, live music by ANDY, and Prosecco Zero. Enjoy a cheesy and delightful afternoon while building your very own Galentine’s Day cheeseboard, This in-person event is all about creating your own personalized cheese board with your favorite cheeses, fruits, and accompaniments. Whether you’re a cheese connoisseur or just love a good charcuterie spread, this event is perfect for you. Tickets are $95, must be purchased in advance and include a welcome glass of bubbles, your own cheese board and live entertainment. Purchase tickets HERE.
Galentine’s Maki Class at Uchi Miami
Make way for maki this Galentine’s Day with an interactive meal and maki making class at the chic Uchi Miami in Wynwood. Bring your gal pals for a three hour dinner and sushi experience in which Uchi’s skilled chefs teach participants how to roll the perfect maki (yes, you get to eat it at the end!). Enter with a complimentary glass of rose champagne to celebrate friendship among Uchi’s warm, homey atmosphere before moving onto a multi-course dinner affair complete with a Valentine’s themed dessert. Tickets are $150 per person.
Sip the Night Away at Quarterdeck Restaurants
Celebrate Galentine’s Day this year with the fan-favorite neighborhood spot, Quarterdeck Seafood Bar & Grill. This February 13, sip on half-off wine by the glass at any of Quarterdeck’s five locations throughout South Florida. This undeniable deal pairs perfectly with their laid back atmosphere and reasonably priced menu that never compromises quality. featuring classic American comfort fare, custom-blend burgers, specialty sushi rolls, build-your-own-poke bowls, tacos and more.
Boozy Pizza Making Class at Harry’s Pizzeria on Lincoln Road
Harry’s Pizzeria, a local hot spot situated in the heart of Miami Beach on Lincoln Road, is offering a Valentine’s Day pizza-making class where the restaurant’s chefs will guide attendees on how to create the perfect heart-shaped pizza. Girl gangs can enjoy a delicious salad and the special Valentine’s Day cocktail, the Scarlet Spritz, while their creations (topped with heart-shaped pepperonis if they choose) bake with bestie love. The event includes appetizers featuring polenta fries, arancini, meatballs and more, cocktails, and a delicious olive oil cake with seasonal fruit compote and whipped cream to end the night, is the perfect way to celebrate Galentine’s. What’s better than pizza and cocktails with your favorite gal pals?