$0 Date Ideas

$0 Date Ideas

It doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg to connect with the one you love. This list of $0 date ideas will prove it. Every date idea on this list is free!

  1. Go to a local art show and discuss what each piece makes you feel.
  2. Outdoor concerts can often be found community parks. Check your town’s Chamber of Commerce or Visitor’s Bureau website.
  3. Challenge each other to a game night. Maybe actually finish a game of Monopoly
  4. Star gazing. You can even use an app to help identify the constellations.
  5. Beach day! Even on a cool day, you can walk the shore line together.
  6. Take a bike ride.
  7. Go hiking.
  8. Play a sport together. Even as simple as playing Frisbee!
  9. Volunteer together. The Humane Society is always looking for volunteers!
  10. Play at the playground together. Just don’t steal the swing from Junior.
  11. Visit the zoo or museum on a free admission day.
  12. Take a test drive. Lol. There’s no charge for taking a test drive. This one takes more guts than I have though!
  13. Go sledding.
  14. Do a photo shoot together. Take turns being the model and photographer.
  15. Take a scenic drive.
  16. Fireworks displays are fun and not limited to just July.
  17. Cloud watch together.
  18. Fly a kite. If you don’t have one, attempt making one. Even failure together can be fun.
  19. Play in the leaves.
  20. Skip rocks.
  21. Picnic in the park. Pack things you already have on hand.
  22. Rearrange the furniture. No really.
  23. Cook together.
  24. Attempt to break a Guinness World Record.
  25. Get lost, on purpose. We’ve done this. Just drive a town over and meander.
  26. Take a class at the library.
  27. Feed the ducks your day old bread.
  28. Go people watching.
  29. Build a blanket fort.
  30. Go ghost hunting. Find “haunted locations” near you and scope them out. You don’t even have to get out of the car!
  31. Make a time capsule together.
  32. Go geocaching. There are apps for that too!
  33. Watch the sun rise or set.
  34. Get free paint chip samples and make something like a mural.

Have fun and enjoy your time together. That is the most valuable thing! I pray that these $0 date ideas can help grow you love and appreciation of each other.

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32 Comments

  • Reply
    Nickely Challenged
    February 24, 2016 at 4:46 pm

    Love the hiking since it gives you so much quality time.

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    Zoviti
    February 12, 2016 at 12:33 am

    Art shows and Picnics in the park are my favorite!. We also like taking train rides to new destinations. I also like the destination weddings….

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    Delaine
    February 11, 2016 at 3:47 pm

    I love these ideas. Most time it is dates like these don’t rarely cost a thing you have the best memory of.

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    Dilatasyon
    February 11, 2016 at 9:10 am

    Have fun and enjoy your time together. That is the most valuable thing! I pray that these $0 date ideas can help grow you love and appreciation of each other.

  • Reply
    Marielle Altenor
    February 11, 2016 at 12:07 am

    For us it’s going to be Netflix and some cuddling if we can get the kids in bed early lol We are trying to not spend money unless we really have to.

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    Kate
    February 10, 2016 at 11:26 pm

    Yesss! I love cheap (free) dates! Thanks so much for joining us at 100 Happy Days. I have loved reading your post. Hope you come back again this Thursday. http://www.akreativewhim.com/sleepless-solo

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    Rosey
    February 10, 2016 at 7:51 pm

    Well you can’t beat the price. It sounds great to me. I love $0. ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Amy Jones
    February 10, 2016 at 3:37 pm

    This are really great tips for enjoying a Valentine’s day in a different and fun way

  • Reply
    Liz Mays
    February 10, 2016 at 3:05 pm

    I love the idea of taking a test drive in some fun cars. I can’t take the pressure that goes with it though! Art shows and beach walks are perfect though.

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    Mardene Carr
    February 10, 2016 at 12:45 pm

    I am not sure who came up with the idea that you have to spend a lot of money for dates. Its as if out of nowhere it came and took over. Some of the best dates have been those that cost little or no money

  • Reply
    Patrice
    February 10, 2016 at 11:48 am

    All interesting an fun ideas for free. Furniture rearrangement is strange but different.

  • Reply
    Claudette Esterine
    February 10, 2016 at 9:20 am

    Very refreshing ideas indeed – and they cost nothing!!

  • Reply
    April Grantq
    February 10, 2016 at 1:54 am

    Great list of ideas. My hubby was not a kind of sweet. He doesn’t want a date even a night date

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    Elizabeth O.
    February 10, 2016 at 12:58 am

    There are so many things you can do with your S.O. without breaking the bank. This is an awesome list! Thanks for sharing your ideas!

  • Reply
    Healing Tomato
    February 9, 2016 at 8:56 pm

    Art shows and Picnics in the park are my favorite!. We also like taking train rides to new destinations.

  • Reply
    ana
    February 9, 2016 at 6:05 pm

    I love all these ideas especially watching the sun rise or set how romantic

  • Reply
    Debs @ Super Busy Mum
    February 9, 2016 at 5:40 pm

    What a great list! Date nights really don’t have to cost the earth to do, right! And I love that this post shows that! Thanks so much for linking up with #MMWBH

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    Eugenia
    February 9, 2016 at 3:31 pm

    Great ideas, especially I love this one “Watch the sun rise or set.โ€ Itโ€™s so romantic ๐Ÿ™‚ Thanks for sharing

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    David
    February 9, 2016 at 2:15 pm

    Interesting ideas

  • Reply
    Tamason Gamble
    February 9, 2016 at 2:08 pm

    Great list of ideas. It really is more about spending quality time together rather than how much you can spend on one another.

  • Reply
    Robin Rue (@massholemommy)
    February 9, 2016 at 11:57 am

    These are all great date ideas.

  • Reply
    tara pittman
    February 9, 2016 at 11:42 am

    It is about spending time together that matters. My husband needs to read this.

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    April J Harris
    February 9, 2016 at 8:40 am

    What lovely ideas for spending time together. It’s easy to get caught up in the ‘busy-ness’ of life – a date together is such a great way to reconnect. Sharing. Thank you so much for being a part of our Hearth and Soul Hop. Hope to ‘see’ you again this week. The hop is open now!

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    Talya
    February 8, 2016 at 7:18 am

    Ah loving these ideas – especially the geo caching and blanket fort ones. Thanks so much for linking up to #coolmumclub with these!

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    Mrs. AOK
    February 7, 2016 at 12:25 pm

    Great ideas!
    I’ve been wanting to try geocaching. Thanks for sharing with us at #MMBH!
    XOXO

  • Reply
    Michelle
    February 7, 2016 at 6:48 am

    Thank you so much! This list is awesome. Matt and I always struggle to think of things to do for free so I’m pinning this for our next date night!

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    Robyn
    February 7, 2016 at 1:52 am

    Handy list! I could definitely not play any board games with my husband though, it would surely end in disaster, haha! Cooking together would be nice and also attending a free concert or event.

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    Erin @ Stay At Home Yogi
    February 6, 2016 at 8:49 pm

    This is a really awesome list! Your free concert mention reminds me that we don’t really take advantage of all the free events that are put on in our town.
    Thanks for sharing!

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    Stephanie
    February 5, 2016 at 2:41 pm

    I love this list!! It’s hard coming up with cheap/free dates to do with the hubby!

    Thanks for sharing at Manic Monday linky party!

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    Tina
    February 5, 2016 at 12:59 pm

    Lots of great ideas! Rearrange the furniture, cracked me up ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Melanie
    February 4, 2016 at 9:49 pm

    Those all sound so nice. Unfortunately for me, a game of monopoly would probably result in a battle. Lol!

    • Reply
      Jenn
      February 4, 2016 at 10:43 pm

      Us too lol. We like goofy games like Heads Up the best ๐Ÿ˜‰

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