Paid PostPosted on Jan 30, 201410 Much-Needed Updates To The Classic Date NightIt's time to add a little zest to your romance. And when in doubt, a free Valentine's Day movie from Express is always a good way to go!by EXPRESSBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Instead of going to your regular bar... charlesthompsonphotography.com / CC BY http://2.0 / Via Flickr: charlietphoto ...go hunt down a speakeasy. They're sometimes hard to find, but that's why it's an adventure! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Like this particular one whose entrance is through a phone booth inside a grungy hot dog joint. 2. Instead of going to a concert... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via sinkinginboiledbrains.tumblr.com ...pick a favorite track, grab a video camera, and run around town while making your own music video! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via yourehappyskunk.tumblr.com Besides, your romance makes a better story than half the music videos out there anyway. 3. Instead of going out to dinner... Porto Bay Trade / CC BY http://2.0 / Via Flickr: portobaytrade 4. ...track down all the food trucks in town and turn dinner into a scavenger hunt. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Those things are always on the move, so follow them on Twitter and have at it. 5. Instead of taking a long walk on the beach... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via 1dpreferencez.tumblr.com ...go geocaching together. Via Twitter: @JeffLothamer It's like treasure hunting for horcruxes. Seriously, if you haven't tried this yet, get on it. 6. Instead of giving flowers to your date... spDuchamp / CC BY http://2.0 / Via Flickr: duchamp ...go to the mall, part from one another for 20 minutes with a set budget, then meet back up to exchange gifts. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via cheshireimpact.com Nothing beats finding the perfect gift for your special someone. 7. Instead of going to see a ballet... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via icanfly-really-icanfly.tumblr.com ...hit up an Improv Everywhere event. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Famous for the No Pants Subway Rides, you can now find their crazy stunts all over the country! 8. Instead of going bowling... luca.sartoni / CC BY-SA http://2.0 / Via Flickr: lucasartoni ...pack your pockets with balloons, find a rooftop bar, and fill the sky with color. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via gifbin.com Then sit back and admire your work. 9. Instead of traveling to watch the game... Shine 2010 - 2010 World Cup good news / CC BY http://2.0 / Via Flickr: shine2010 ...figure out where your local supporter's club meets, and join them at the pub! Krig Krug / CC BY-SA http://2.0 / Via Flickr: kk When you pack a bunch of crazy hooligans into a small space, and give them unlimited access to beer, you'll be in for a wild ride for sure. 10. Instead of hitting up the club... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via weheartit.com ...learn how to swing dance! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via joyandjubilations.tumblr.com There is no better way to get groovy with one another than this. 11. Instead of going to the zoo... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via gifbin.com ...volunteer together at the local animal shelter. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via reapergrellsutcliff.tumblr.com Nothing is more attractive than showing you have a heart. And if kittens are involved, well... Are you ready for #OneHotDate? We are! And guess what? It's on us. Find out more at Express.