It’s not too late to plan a romantic getaway weekend at one of Indiana’s state parks. The Canyon Inn, Clifty Inn, Fort Harrison State Park Inn, Spring Mill Inn and the Turkey Run Inn are all featuring overnight packages that run from $149 to $225 depending on the park and package. Many include dinner for two, breakfast and entertainment in the charming atmosphere of the state park inns. Reservations can be made by calling 877-LODGES1 or by visiting indianainns.com.
There’s no shortage of romantic events this weekend, including Friday Night Swing Dance at the historic Fountain Square Theatre Building at 1105 E. Prospect St. Grab your dancing shoes and take a dance lesson with the Naptown Stomp at 7:30 p.m., then stay for live entertainment until 11:30 p.m. with some of the hottest swing bands around. The dance lesson is $12, and the dancing is only $10. Call 317-686-6006 for more information.
For romance locally, Adaggio’s Banquet Hall is offering Valentine’s Band Night on Saturday from 8-12 p.m. at 5999 W. Memory Lane. For a $5 cover charge, enjoy the Twin Peaks Band’s music, ’60s through today. RSVP in advance for dinner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Not up for the mushy stuff? Try a humorous outing instead. Find out what happens to the electric toothbrush in the raunchy parody, “Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody,” showing Friday and Saturday in the Egyptian Room at the Old National Centre at 502 N. New Jersey St. in Indianapolis. For ticket info, visit livenation.com.