Top 5 alternative Valentine’s Day events in Leeds

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Running out of ideas for Valentine’s Day or just plain hate it?

Here are some alternatives to help you mix it up.

Meat feast

Nothing says ‘I love you’ like tearing into a wing rib steak while sitting next to a taxidermy cow. Head to Rare on Lower Briggate.


Salvo’s Salumeria in Headingley is hosting an anti-Valentine’s dinner on February 13, with six courses for £27 and no mention of romance.


If you’re looking to take advantage of a Valentine’s Day deal, Crafthouse at Trinity Leeds is offering diners 20% off food on February 13.


Ryan Gosling fans can see The Notebook at Leeds Dock’s ‘Gosfest’ on February 14. Visit

Ping Pong

Battle it out in a ping pong tournament at The Pit in Harrogate on Valentine’s Day and you could win yourself a £50 bar tab.

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