Family-Friendly Valentine’s Day Events | In & Around Cedar Rapids

Love is in the air, and Cedar Rapids is brimming with family-friendly Valentine’s events to celebrate the season of affection! From heartwarming crafts to delightful community gatherings, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Get ready to spread love and laughter with these enchanting festivities in and around Cedar Rapids.


Love Bug Make & Take Workshop

Board & Brush | February 3, 2024, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm | $20

Quick paint and stencil-only project. No registration is required.

Father Daughter Dance

Lawrence Community Center | Feb 9, 2024, 6:00 – 8:30 pm | $40+

DJ, meals, refreshments, and a night full of fun!

Valentine’s Pancake Breakfast

Hiawatha Community Center | Feb 10, 2024, 8:00 – 11:00 am

Breakfast and family-friendly crafts. Free will donations.

Father Daughter Dance

Andersen Community Center | Feb 10, 2024, 6:00 – 7:00 pm | $25+

DJ, desserts, drinks and dancing!

Valentine’s Day Building Activity

Ely Public Library | Feb 12, 2024, 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Build the tallest and strongest structures you can with the supplies provided.

Valentine’s Day Music & Movement

Hiawatha Public Library | Feb 13, 2024, 10:00 – 10:45 am

Songs, stories, and movement

Valentine’s Day Cupcake Decorating for Tweens

Hiawatha Public Library | Feb 14, 2024, 4:00 – 4:30 pm

Decorate Valentine’s cupcakes! For ages 9-12

Teen Baking Program: Cookie Decorating

Marion Public Library | Feb 15, 2024, 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Learn how to make frosting and piping techniques! For ages 11-18

Daddy-Daughter Date Night

Skate Center, Vinton | Feb 24, 2024, 4:00 – 6:00 pm | $30

An evening of fun, games, dancing, and free ice cream sundae bar. For grades K-6th

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