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11 Things To Do When You're Single In New York On Valentine's Day

Being single gets a bad reputation. Being single on Valentine's Day gets an even worse one. The truth is, being single, especially in NYC, is the best! So instead of being told you need vodka to make your Valentine's Day bearable, try some of these activities instead! (vodka optional)

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1. Tinder Live With The OTNB Cast

It's a few days early, but why not celebrate your single life by making fun of Tinder at the Knitting Factory!Check it out!
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It's a few days early, but why not celebrate your single life by making fun of Tinder at the Knitting Factory!

Check it out!

2. The AKC Meet The Breeds Event

No man to buy you a puppy for Valentine's Day? No problem! Spend the day snuggling all the dogs you want!Come and play!
TerriblyCute.com

No man to buy you a puppy for Valentine's Day? No problem! Spend the day snuggling all the dogs you want!

Come and play!

3. The Fake Engagement Ring

Step 1: go to a restaurant. Step 2: put fake engagement rings into glasses of champagneStep 3: enjoy the show!
How I Met Your Mother

Step 1: go to a restaurant.

Step 2: put fake engagement rings into glasses of champagne

Step 3: enjoy the show!

4. Cupid's Undie Run

Don't let those sexy undies go to waste! Also it's for charity, so that's good.Care to join?
HuffPost

Don't let those sexy undies go to waste! Also it's for charity, so that's good.

Care to join?

5. Enjoy A Movie

Sneaking wine into 50 Shades of Grey anyone?
50 Shades of Grey

Sneaking wine into 50 Shades of Grey anyone?

6. Sex Ed With A Sense Of Humor

If you're not having sex, you may as well laugh about it!Time to get educated!
Union Hall NY

If you're not having sex, you may as well laugh about it!

Time to get educated!

7. Reservation Auction

Nothing more satisfying than holding all the power. Call some swanky restaurants, make some reservations, proceed to auction them off to desperate gentlemen.
Mike the Wine Guy

Nothing more satisfying than holding all the power. Call some swanky restaurants, make some reservations, proceed to auction them off to desperate gentlemen.

8. Pamper Yourself!

You don't need a date for an excuse to get all dolled up. Get your hair done, nails done, a massage. TREAT YOURSELF!
Serenity Wellness Spa

You don't need a date for an excuse to get all dolled up. Get your hair done, nails done, a massage. TREAT YOURSELF!

9. One LARGE Frozen Hot Cocoa Please

Valentine's Day is all about the chocolate...you don't need a date for that. That's what Serendipity is for!
Seredipity

Valentine's Day is all about the chocolate...you don't need a date for that. That's what Serendipity is for!

10. Bloody Valentine At Blood Manor

Because Valentine's Day is about hearts, and hearts pump blood and there's a lot of blood in haunted houses. That adds up right?Do you dare?
Blood Manor

Because Valentine's Day is about hearts, and hearts pump blood and there's a lot of blood in haunted houses. That adds up right?

Do you dare?

11. Dinners In The Dark

You can't be jealous of happy couples if you can't SEE the happy couples.Want to make a reservation?
Dining in the Dark

You can't be jealous of happy couples if you can't SEE the happy couples.

Want to make a reservation?

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