Ah, Utah dating...it can be the worst of times, it can be the best of times. But by going to one of the following places, you're guaranteed to have the BEST of times! Find ideas for that memorable first date, or an active adventure to prove your budding relationship.  This list will supply you with the perfect Utah date night idea, no matter your interest! 

We’ve broken our list into categories depending on the type of date you’re planning. You’ll find cheap or free ideas for the frugal couple as well as romantic suggestions for committed couples. We’ve tried to include unique dating locations with atmospheric venues for those wanting to make an impression. Plus, you’re sure to find tons of fun date ideas in Utah among our seasonal date picks.

So take a break from the coffee shops and ice cream parlors and check out the following creative date ideas.

Cheap or Free Dates

Fun dates don't have to break the bank! Check out these Utah dating ideas that mostly cost less than $20 for 2 people. For more ideas, see our list of free things to do in Utah Valley!


Most Romantic Dates

A nice meal is a great way to create a bond and spark conversation. For this, we suggest checking out our Foodie Guide for a list of the best restaurants to take your date to. For those committed couples who want to show appreciation for their significant other, the following novel ideas will be perfect.


Active & Adventurous Dates

The best ice-breaker dates are the ones that get you moving and are a little competitive! Find love with some of the date night ideas in Utah below! See our outdoor recreation list for more ideas


Memorable Dates

If you're looking to take your date somewhere they won’t forget, try one of the spots below. If you are preparing for marriage and leaving the singles in Utah world, the following spots also make great engagement backdrops


Seasonal Dates

Every season in Utah Valley is loaded with fun activities for group and individual dates, including festivals and outdoor activities. Keep an eye on our events page for more ideas.


Now that you have over 50 awesome date ideas, it's time for the hard part. You’ve got to ask that special person to go on a date with you! Just relax, take a deep breath, be yourself, and have fun! 

Who knows, maybe your next date will be with the person you end up getting engaged to. If so, check out our blog on the best engagement photo spots in Utah County.

For more fun date ideas in Utah, see our page full of things to do. Also, check out our restaurant page to find the perfect places to eat with your date!