Valentine’s Day can be an annoying day when you’re fabulous and single. Don’t get sucked into the Valentine’s Day downward spiral. Celebrate the day by going out with your friends and have an adventure. Do something out of the ordinary or maybe something somewhat ordinary that is fun and flirty. Who knows, maybe Mr. or Miss Right is out there and having a good time. So don’t stay home and sulk, go out and explore the possibilities!
419 S. Main St.
Royal Oak, MI 48067
www.facebook.com/Commune-LoungeCommune Lounge is a well-known hip hangout located below Bastone Brewery on Main Street. The DJ will keep this Valentine’s Day lively with hot hits and cool vibes. Grab your friends, dress to impress, dance until your feet hurt and leave your Valentine’s Day animosity at the door. Commune is a great choice for meeting fun people, imbibing on some killer cocktails and having an overall sexy and sassy evening.
530 S. Main St.
Royal Oak, MI 48067
www.blackfinnroyaloak.comRoyal Oak has a wide variety of bars that come in all shapes, styles and ambiences. One of the best spots for the single guy or girl on Valentine’s Day is BlackFinn. If you get there between 9 p.m. and 11 p.m., enjoy great specials on your favorite libations. This is the place to see and be seen, so you’ll want to dress to impress. BlackFinn has fantastic food and drinks and is a single’s paradise with hot men and ladies looking for a good time.
1815 N. Main St.
Royal Oak, MI 48073
www.lunaroyaloak.comLuna is a hot spot for singles on Valentine’s Day. Its Retro-Now party is a fun and energetic evening with hot retro music to dance the night away. This spot always packs an eclectic and fun crowd. If you’re looking to blow off some steam, meet some new people and have a good time, Luna is the place to be this Valentine’s Day.
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2555 W. 12 Mile Road
Berkley, MI 48072
www.omaras.netNeed a good laugh? Grab a group of friends, come early for dinner and half-off drinks and get ready for some hilarious comedic banter. O’Mara’s has an extensive menu with delicious fare and a full bar for your drinking enjoyment. The show starts at 10 p.m. and will be hosted by Harry Artin Berberian. They say that “laughter is the best medicine,” so get ready for a double dose of it at O’Mara’s.
36 E. Cross St.
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
www.woodruffsbar.comPerhaps you’d prefer to be a bit off the cuff for Valentine’s Day and do something a little different. Woodruff’s in Ypsilanti has its famous “Hairy Karaoke,” and it’s more fun than a barrel full of mustaches. Sing some of your favorite tunes and rock out to others while enjoying good times and good drinks.
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Natalie Sugarman has had a passion for writing and music since a very young age. She currently works for Renaissance Media and handles all social media for the company. Natalie is also a freelance music writer in Detroit. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.