NYC City Guide: Valentine’s Day 2019

By Farah Lopez January 31, 2019 PDF Article Original Article Press
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Valentine’s, Galentine’s, Palentine’s … However you choose to celebrate this year, we’ve got a great mix of things to do around the city.

Coco Chanel allegedly said, “I only drink Champagne on two occasions: when I am single and when I am not.” We couldn’t agree more. Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with your beau, embracing singledom or deeming the holiday as “Galentine’s Day” (celebrating the love of your squad), we’ve got you covered. Here are spots to eat, play and drink ridiculous amounts of Champagne on Valentine’s Day in NYC.

Set 26 stories above the hustle and bustle of the city, Ophelia is an opulent rooftop lounge in Midtown East with plush red velvet seating and stunning cocktails, perfect for a Valentine’s Day to remember. This V-day, the lounge will be offering special “his and hers” cocktails, crafted by Head Bartender Amir Babayoff, as well as Imperial Osetra caviar service served by the ounce and with accompaniments. A space with rich history, Ophelia layers unique curiosities and design touches from the 1920s and ‘30s to create an “illuminating” jewel box immersed in the sky.