1 Year Anniversary Date Ideas

Celebrating your first anniversary is a special time for you and your significant other. Make it extra memorable by planning some creative date ideas. Here are 20 creative date ideas to help make your 1 year anniversary special.

1. Create a scavenger hunt for your loved one with clues leading to different spots in your area that have special memories for the two of you.

2. Go to a local orchard and pick some apples and later turn them into a special anniversary dessert.

3. Picture Day – Rent out a photo studio or local photographer to take “anniversary” photos.

4. Go on a bike ride together through a nearby park or nature trail.

5. Recreate your first date – go to the exact place where you had your first date.

6. Look through old photos and videos of your time together and create a mini “time capsule” of memories.

7. Visit a museum or an art gallery for an afternoon of creative exploration.

8. Plan a picnic outside and set up a romantic ambience.

9. For the outdoorsy couple – try rock climbing.

10. Visit a vineyard for an afternoon wine tasting.

11. Play laser tag or mini golf.

12. Enroll in a dance class together – waltz, cha cha, salsa?

13. Go to a nearby amusement park and have some fun!

14. Take a romantic stroll on the beach at sunset.

15. Spend the day at a spa – massages, facials and a day of relaxation.

16. Enjoy a late morning breakfast in bed.

17. Stargazing – pack a picnic, grab some blankets and enjoy the view of the night sky.

18. Check out a nearby comedy club.

19. Go to a drive-in movie theater and snuggle up in the car.

20. Take a road trip out of town – explore a new destination together.