Rainy Day Dates

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rainy day dates

Have you ever had a date planned, ready for a day full of fun and romance with your significant other, just for the plan to be entirely derailed by weather? Everyone who’s been there knows what a letdown that is. But, never fear! Even if your original plan goes haywire, you can still have a great date. Here’s some awesome rainy day dates you can enjoy no matter the weather.

Here are 6 awesome rainy day dates!

Movie Theater

Is there a new movie that you’ve been dying to see? With questionable weather, you’ll have the perfect opportunity to take your loved one out to the movie theater for the latest films. Whether you’re going for a romantic comedy, an action movie, or the scariest horror movie, the both of you will spend quality time together. Get some popcorn and candy and settle in for a great show.

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Studio Movie Grill

You already know the movie theater is a great location for a rainy day date. But if you want something a little extra with your movie, you can take your date to Studio Movie Grill. At this movie theater, you can enjoy a full dinner with your meal as your waited on by the staff while still watching that movie you’ve been waiting for. Here, you get dinner and a show all in one.

Laser Tag

No matter how old you are, laser tag is always fun. Bring out your competitive side and find out which team will win. Couples can team up and play together on the same team or mix it up a bit by playing on opposite teams and trying to get each other. Most laser tag places also offer arcade games and food so you can keep the fun going for longer.

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A classic in this day and age, Netflix dates are the prime solution to your rainy day date night hassles. Whether you want to catch up on the latest season of your favorite show or you want to search for a new movie, a Netflix date is the epitome of comfort. You can cuddle up together on the couch or in bed, pop some microwavable popcorn or order takeout and settle in for an intimate night of shows and movies. Check out Intimate Night In with Tampa Takeout and Delivery for dinner ideas!


New and longtime couples alike can enjoy a skating date at any of Tampa’s numerous skating rinks. Whether you want roller or ice skating, you’ll both have plenty of fun. You’ll even be able to play some arcade games and maybe win each other a prize! Of course, there is also food for you to snack on if you need a break from skating. Even if you don’t know how to roller or ice skate, a skating date would be a date to remember.


In Tampa, we’ve got our fair share of museums. If you’re looking for art, you can take your rainy day date to the Dali Museum or to the Tampa Museum of Art. For some history, you can head to the Henry B. Plant Museum. And there’s still more! If visiting a museum is your thing, you’ll have plenty to work with for the next rainy days to come.

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Looking for more date night ideas? Check out 6 Unique Tampa Bay Dates or Throwback Fun Date Nights!


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