Depending on your relationship status, V-Day can either rock your socks off or make your stomach churn. Whether youre a single lady looking for someone to put a ring on it, or a well-settled couple in love, its hard to deny one essential Valentines truth: Enough with the cheap chocolates. For a token of love truly worth remembering, we suggest you hit up Kitchen 305. From 7 to 10 p.m., the restaurant will host a Shop Lovers Lane event where you can buy unique gifts while you get your drink on. The American-eclectic eatery in the Newport Beachside Hotel and Resort is the venue, and guests will be treated to live music, pink cotton candy, and complimentary Love Potion cocktails during the fashion and beauty trunk show. You can find 50 ways to please your lover at the GBS booth: The stores new Kama Sutra collection includes edible body soufflés and lickable dusting powders. Fort Lauderdales Moroccan-themed Casbah Spa will feature organic skin-care products and complimentary massages, while designer Austin Jade showcases her spring 2009 collection. Keep your peepers peeled for any pink and red products; a portion of the purchase price will benefit the American Heart Association.
Wed., Feb. 11, 7-10 p.m., 2009