Valentine’s Day Events for Everyone

It’s that time of the year again and love is in the air.  Whether you’re single, “it’s complicated” or searching, here is a list of UBC events to attend if you still don’t have plans for Valentine’s Day.

Single and Ready to Mingle

Subtle UBC Dating

Open to all faculties, the Science Undergraduate Society brings to you the biggest speed dating event to find that special someone or simply another friend. There will be free food, prizes and spectators are welcome to support their friends.

  • When: Fri, Feb 8 | 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • Where: Abdul Ladha Student Centre

HKSA Presents: Dessert Date Night 2019

HKSA invites everyone, single or not, to a night of speed dating, team games, prizes and all-you-can-eat-dessert sponsored by 720 Sweets and Sheraton Hotels .

  • When: Fri, Feb 8 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Cost: $7
  • Where: Room 261, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

Treat Yourself

Valentine’s Cookie Decorating with SISA

Take a break from studying and treat yourself and your friends to some Valentine’s cookies. The cookies are on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • When: Mon, Feb 11 | 6:30 – 8:30 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • Where: Room 292, Henry Angus Building

Galentine’s Vegan Bake Sale

If you are looking to treat yourself sans animal products, Vegans of UBC has you covered with home-baked vegan goodies.

  • When: Wed, Feb 13 | 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Cost: varied prices
  • Where: AMS Student Nest

Valentine’s Day Rose Sale

In support of Kids Up Front, a Vancouver based charity, UBC Circle K International is hosting a rose sale with pre orders available here.

  • When: Thu, Feb 14 | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Cost: $3 per rose
  • Where: AMS Student Nest

Friends and Family 

Sew Your Shot

The Science Undergraduate Society invites you to an afternoon of DIY plushies complete with provided fabric, stuffing, and sewing help from experts. There will also be free chocolate, candy bags, and a themed photobooth!

  • When: Fri, Feb 8 | 4:00 – 6:00 pm | Mon, Feb 11 | 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
  • Price: Free
  • Where: Abdul Ladha Science Student Centre

Mates and Dates

In this semi-formal event, celebrate your loved ones for a night filled with clazzy performances, games, a photobooth and a catered dinner with live jazz music! Discounted rates apply to members of UMI, CSA and the UBC Jazz Cafe Club.

  • When: Fri, Feb 8 | 6:00 pm
  • Cost: $10 for general | $14 for at the door
  • Where: Great Hall South, AMS Student Nest

Valentine’s Kissing Booth

In this unique event hosted by the UBC Equestrian Club, bring all your friends to take pictures and share your kisses with the cutest donkey.

  • When: Thu, Feb 14 | 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Price: Free
  • Where: Outside the AMS Student Nest

AUS HeWe: Doggy De-Stress – Valentine’s Day Edition

Not only is this your chance to de-stress and pet some pups, but the Arts Undergraduate Society will also be having DIY Valentine’s Day Cards, a buffet-style candy bar, a photobooth and free tea. RSVP here.

  • When: Thu, Feb 14 | 12:00 – 1:30 pm
  • Cost: $5 cash at the door
  • Where: Great Hall South, AMS Student Nest

AMS Events Presents: Pastels & Pinot Valentine’s Day Edition

If you’re looking for a relaxing night with friends, Pastels and Pinot is the place to be this Valentine’s Day. Canvas and painting supplies are included with admission.

  • When: Thu, Feb 14 | 7:00 – 9:30 pm
  • Price: $5
  • Where: The Gallery, AMS Student Nest

There’s more to check out at UBC in February. To stay up-to-date with all the campus events, follow @UBCevents.