date night

Updated by By TMoM Team Member Sandy Harper

TMoM has plenty of directories to benefit our kids, and we’re thrilled to share a list that directly benefits you and your significant other! Our team recently updated this directory to include some of our new favorite date night spots as well as recommendations from our readers. Be sure to plan activities for date night during daytime hours as well (babysitters usually cost the same no matter when you use them), and note that many suggestions listed below are seasonally appropriate.

If we forgot one of your favorites date night ideas, please email us with your suggestion.

Outdoor Activities

Adventure Landing
1600 S. Stratford Rd, Winston-Salem, NC
(336) 768-4730
Putt-putt, bumper boats and arcade

Bog Garden at Benjamin Park
1101 Hobbs Road, Greensboro, NC
(336) 574-3574
Gardens with walkways

Bowman Gray Racing Stadium
1250 S Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Winston-Salem
(336) 723-1819
Motor-sporting events

Carriage Rides
Dorvit’s Camel City Carriage
7141 Dennis Road Walnut Cove
(336) 784-8419
Horse-drawn carriage rides

City Lake Park
602 West Main Street, Jamestown, NC 27282
(336) 883-3498
Swimming pool, picnic areas, mini golf

Celebration Station
4315 Big Tree Way, Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 316-0606
Go-carts, arcade, batting cages, bumper boats, putt-putt

Drive-In Movies (spring and summer)
Eden Drive-In (Eden, NC) – Opening in March
Lexington Cinema and Drive-In
The Drive at Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

Ghost Tours
Candlelight Ghost Tours of Wilkes (336) 667-3171
Carolina History & Haunts Ghost Tours (Winston-Salem and Greensboro)
Ghost Walk Of Davidson
Historic Mount Airy Ghost Tours
Salisbury Ghost Walk (704)798-3102

Hanging Rock State Park
1790 Hanging Rock Park Road, Danbury, NC 27016
Hiking trails, lake, camping, picnic areas

Horizons Park
2835 Memorial Industrial School Rd, Germanton, NC 27019
(336) 703-2500
Frisbee golf, hiking trails, mountain biking and dog park

Indigo Art Studio
Address:3709 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC 27410
Contact Info(336) 682-2966

Kersey Valley
1615 Kersey Valley Road, Archdale, NC 27263
(336) 431-1700
Zip-lining, corn maze, laser tag, axe throwing & much more

LeBauer Park
208 N Davie St, Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 373-2489
Frequent live entertainment & classes, ornamental gardens, close by cafes

Outdoors at the Lakes
Greensboro, Brown Summit and Summerfield
(336) 373-2489
Canoeing, fishing and hiking

Old Salem Museum and Gardens
900 Old Salem Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 721-7350
Historical area with exhibits, food, cobblestone streets, museum, farmer’s marke

Pilot Mountain State Park
1792 Pilot Knob Park Road, Pinnacle, NC 27043
(336) 444-5100
Hiking trails, camping & climbing

Putt-Putt Fun Center
Putt-Putt Fun Center | Burlington, NC
1340 N Church Street, Burlington, NC
(336) 228-6217
Putt-Putt Fun Center | High Point, NC
2418 N Main Street, High Point, NC
(336) 869-4273
Putt-putt and arcade games

Reynolda House Museum of American Art & Reynolda Gardens
2250 Reynolda Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27106
(336) 758-5584
Historical home, walking paths, gardens, museum

Salem Lake
815 Salem Lake Road, Winston-Salem, NC
(336) 650-7677
Biking/walking trail, fishing, boat rental

Soft Golf
Tanglewood Park (Opens March 29, 2024)
4061 Clemmons Rd, Clemmons, NC 27012
(302) 757-5927
Families, groups, couples and friends all enjoy this unique game

Stone Mountain State Park
3042 Frank Parkway, Roaring Gap, NC 28668
(336) 957-8185
Camping, hiking, climbing, fishing, picnicking, horseback riding

Tanglewood Park
4061 Clemmons Road, Clemmons, NC 27012
(336) 703-6400
Tennis, pool, walking trails, horseback riding, biking, dog park, music events

Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden
1105 Hobbs Road, Greensboro, NC
(336) 373-4544
Garden open year round

Triad ECO Adventures
176 YWCA Way (downtown @ Gateway), Winston-Salem, NC 27127
2772 NC 68S, #105 (@ Heron Village), High Point, NC 27265
(336) 722-7777
Segway tours, paddleboarding, electric bikes, trolley

US National Whitewater Center
5000 Whitewater Center Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28214
(704) 391.3900
Rock climbing, whitewater rafting, paddleboarding, zip-lining, live entertainment

Virginia Creeper Trail
300 Green Spring Road, Abingdon, VA 24210
Bike riding on an easy trail

Zaloo’s Canoes
3874 NC Highway 16 South, Jefferson, NC 28640
(336) 246-3066
Tubing, kayaks and canoes on river

Other ideas (based on the season):
Bike Riding
Picnic Lunch
Baseball Game
Rent a boat on the lake
Zip lines and high rope tours
Ice Skating at Piedmont Winterfest 

Indoor Activities

a/perture cinema
311 West Fourth St., Winston Salem, NC
(336) 722-8148
Movie theater

Axe Club of America
109 West 9th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101
(336) 793-4747
Target practice…with axes!

Barn Dinner Theatre
120 Stage Coach Trail, Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 292-2211
This theater offers live musicals, comedies & dramas along with a dinner buffet & cash bar.

Best of Ballroom Dance
644 Hanes Mall Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC
(336) 930-5313
Lessons and classes

Camel City BBQ
701 N Liberty St., Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 306-9999
Casual BBQ options with local beers and a huge indoor arcade, billiards & darts

Comedy Zone
1126 S Holden Rd., Greensboro, NC
(336) 333-1034
Live comedy shows

Community Theatre of Greensboro
520 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 333-7470
Live entertainment and theater

Craft Squared
Various locations in the Triad
Pop up craft events at your location

Distractions: An Art Entertainment Studio
2762 NC-68 STE 107, High Point, NC
(336) 888-8990
Pottery painting, canvas art and more

Greensboro Batting Center
3917 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 855-6637
Indoor batting cages

Greensboro Symphony
200 North Davie Street, Suite 301, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
(336) 335-5456, x224
Check website for concert dates

Hammer and Stain
507 W Kapp St, Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 864-0044
DIY Workshop where guests transform unfinished wood into wall worthy pieces

High Point Theatre
220 East Commerce Avenue, High Point, NC 27260
(336) 887-3001
Live entertainment and theater

Kersey Valley
1615 Kersey Valley Road, High Point, NC 27263
(336) 431-1700
Escape rooms, axe throwing

2917 Battleground Avenue, Suite A, Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 540-9823
Create your own canvas, pottery or spend some time in the Splatter Zone

Mystery Man Productions
480 West End Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 493-3760
Private murder mystery dinners and other events

Painted Grape
3400 South Church Street, Burlington, NC
2800 Lawndale Drive, Suite 110, Greensboro, NC (Opening February 2024)
(336) 270-2562
Offers sip-n-paint classes for adults

Reynolda House Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27106
(336) 758-5584
Historical home and museum

633 N Liberty St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 917-3009
Entertainment complex featuring fine dining, casual cuisine, serve-yourself local craft beer wall, boutique bowling, full swing virtual simulators, and a full service Golf Club. 

Romance Packages
Proximity Hotel
704 Green Valley Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 379-8200
O.Henry Hotel
624 Green Valley Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 854-2000
Plan the perfect romantic one-of-a-kind getaway—including all kinds of fabulous a la carte offerings

Round 1 Bowling and Amusement
125 Four Seasons Town Center, Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 645-5887
Bowling, billiards, karaoke, darts, arcade

Southern Home & Kitchen Cooking Classes
200 S Stratford Rd #110, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
(336) 777-3660
Check website for class schedule

Spare Time
5502 Hornaday Rd, Greensboro, NC
(336) 292-5100
Bowling, arcade, laser tag, food, bar

Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts
300 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 333-6500
Off Broadway Shows

Taste Carolina
Durham, Chapel Hill, Raleigh,
Hillsborough, Greensboro and
(919) 237-2254
Walking food tours

The Idiot Box Comedy Club
503 N Greene St, Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 274-2699
Stand up and improv shows

The Stocked Pot
381 Jonestown Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

(336) 692-8624
Cooking classes and lessons

The Little Theater of Winston-Salem
419 North Spruce Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 725-4001
Live theater

The Ramkat
170 W. 9th Street, Winston-Salem, NC  27101
(336) 754-9714
Concert venue and bar

University of North Carolina School of the Arts
*1533 South Main Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27127
for Performance Place, Watson Hall, Crawford Hall, DeMille Theatre, and the ACE Film Village
*405 West Fourth Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27101
for Stevens Center
(336) 721-1945
Live performances, check website for dates

UNC Greensboro School of Theatre
406 Tate St., Greensboro, NC 27412
(336) 334-4392
Live entertainment and theater, check website for dates

Wine & Design Jamestown
2401 Penny Rd., High Point North Carolina 27265
(336) 392-3200
Create your own work of art

Wine & Design Greensboro
1821 Pembroke Road, Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 500-8728
Create your own work of art

Wine & Design Winston-Salem
321 S Liberty Street, Winston-Salem North Carolina 27101
(336) 338-8220
Create your own work of art

Winston-Salem Symphony
301 N. Main St., Suite 1901, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 464-0145
Check website for concert dates

Escape Rooms:
All In Adventures
Breakout Games
Escape Game
Kersey Valley Escape Room
Room 5280 Escape Rooms
Total Escape

Other Ideas:
Romantic evening at home (kids to grandparents or friend’s house!)
Cook dinner together
Board Games at home
Local museums
Antique shopping
Browse the bookstore or library
Take a pilates or yoga class together
Go to the gym together
Take dance lessons
Couples massage
Indoor Ice Skating at the Greensboro Ice House or Winston-Salem Fairgrounds 

Weekend Retreats & Overnights

Beaufort House Inn
61 North Liberty Street
Asheville, NC 28801

The Ballantyne Hotel
10000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway
Charlotte, NC

Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock
500 Main Street
Blowing Rock, NC 28605

The Duke Mansion
400 Hermitage Road
Charlotte, NC

Grandover Resort
1000 Club Road
Greensboro, NC 27407

1900 Reynolda Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

The Grove Park Inn
290 Macon Avenue
Asheville, NC 28804

Hotel Indigo
104 West 4th Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Hotel Roanoke
110 Shenandoah Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24016

Inn at Biltmore Estate
Asheville, NC 28803

Kimpton Cardinal Hotel
*has an adult recreation/gaming room
401 North Main Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

The Historic Brookstown Inn
200 Brookstown Ave.
Winston-Salem, NC  27101

The Martha Washington Inn & Spa
150 W Main St
Abingdon, VA 24210

O.Henry Hotel
624 Green Valley Road
Greensboro, NC 27408

The Omni Homestead
1766 Homestead Dr
Hot Springs, VA 24445

This website has a range of accommodations
in Pinehurst, NC

2000 Busted Rock Road
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120

Proximity Hotel
704 Green Valley Rd
Greensboro, NC 27408

RiverHouse Country Inn
1896 Old Field Creek Road
Grassy Creek, NC 28631

Sanderling Resort
1461 Duck Road
Duck, NC  27949

The Umstead Hotel and Spa
100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC  27513

The Van Landingham Estate
2010 The Plaza
Charlotte, NC 28205

*Find a rental near one of these destinations with Triad Nightly Home Rentals.

Coffee Shops

Ardmore Coffee
1316 Hawthorne Rd
Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Be Kind Coffee
3560 Clemmons Rd STE B
Clemmons, NC 27012

Camino Bakery
310 West 4th Street and 300 S Marshall St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Cam’s Coffee Company
101 North Chestnut
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Cheesecakes by Alex
315 South Elem Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
625 N Trade St Winston-Salem, NC 27101

DeBeen Espresso
709 West Lexington Avenue, High Point, NC 27262
231 East 5th Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Dolce Aroma Coffee Bar
233 N. Elm Street
Greensboro, NC  27401

Footnote Coffee
638 4th St NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Irazu Coffee
3336 South Church Street
Burlington, NC

Krankies Coffee
211 East Third Street
Winston-Salem, NC

Moji Coffee + More
690 Trade St NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Penny Path Café
104 M.L.K. Jr Dr
High Point, NC 27260
122 Reynolda Village
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Perfect Blend Coffee Shop
1 North Main Street
Lexington, NC

Say So Coffee
15 Brookstown Ave.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Tate Street Coffee House
334 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC  27403

The Coffee Mill in Lewisville
6275 Shallowford Rd.
Lewisville, NC  27023

Washington Perk and Provisions
301 W 4th Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27101

Young Cardinal
424 4th St NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Bars & Breweries

913 Whiskey Bar & Southern Kitchen
913 S Chapman Street
Greensboro, NC

1618 Midtown
Irving Park Plaza at
1724 Battleground Ave., Suite 105
Greensboro, NC

6th & Vine
209 6th St NE
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Boxcar Bar and Arcade
120 Lewis Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
Craft beer, gaming, arcade

Broad Branch Distillery (tours and tastings)
756 N. Trade Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27101

Brown Truck Brewery
1234 N Main St
High Point, NC 27262

Campus Gas
1231 Polo Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC
Classic bites and brews

Cork and Cow
3152 Walden Lane
Burlington, NC 27215

Craft City Sip In
2130 New Garden Road
Greensboro, NC  27410

Dogwood Hops & Crops
517 N Liberty St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Stop by and have a drink while you have lunch or dinner, watch a game, or play cards

Fiddlin’ Fish Brewing Company
772 Trade St NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Foothills Brewpub
638 4th St NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Foothills Brewery and Tasting Room
3800 Kimwell Drive
Winston-Salem, NC  27103

1941 New Garden Road #208
Greensboro, NC 27410
Food, drinks and entertainment

Hoots Roller Bar
840 Mill Works St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Incindiary Brewery
486 N Patterson Ave #105, Winston-Salem
AND 5495 Williams Rd, Lewisville

Joymongers Brewing Co.
480 W End Blvd, Winston-Salem
576 N Eugene St, Greensboro

Joyner’s Bar
854 W 4th St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Juggheads Growlers & Pints
4843 Country Club Rd
Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Medaloni Cellars
9125 Shallowford Rd.
Lewisville, NC  27023

Mossy’s Sports Bar
6235 Towncenter Dr
Clemmons, NC 27012

Muddy Creek Cafe
626 S. Main St.
Winston-Salem, NC 

Natty Greene’s
345 South Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Old Nick Williams Distillery
2675 Williams Rd.
Lewisville, NC 27023

Paddled South Brewing Company
602 N Main St
High Point, NC 27260

Potent Potables
115 E Main S
Jamestown, NC 27282

The Quiet Pint Tavern
1420 W 1st St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Reboot Arcade Bar
534 North Liberty Street
Winston Salem, NC 27161
Bar and classic arcade

Red Oak Brewery
6901 Konica Drive
Whitsett, NC  27377

Rioja! A Wine Bar
1603 Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC

Single Brothers
627 Trade Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Southside Beer Garden and Bottle Shop
2108 South Broad Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

Tate’s Craft Cocktails
279 West 4th Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

The Tasting Room
901 S Chapman St
Greensboro, NC 27403

Village Square Taphouse
6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct #16
Clemmons, NC
*Lots of pool tables, dart games, room to spread out

Vintage Sofa Bar
1001 Burke Street
Winston-Salem, NC
Bar with great eats

Wise Man Brewing
826 Angelo Brothers Ave.
Winston-Salem, NC  27101