From Target, with Love: Sweet *and* Affordable Last-Minute Valentine’s Ideas

February 10, 2023 - Article reads in
A garland of pink, red and orange hearts on a pink background with pink bubbles.

Valentine's Day is almost here, but it's not too late to plan a love-ly celebration that's easy to pull together and easy on your wallet. Whether you're treating yourself, your kiddos, your partner, your besties or your pooch, we've done the prep work for you. From date night to family night, we’re serving up cupid-approved ideas to make this a Valentine's Day to remember. And to make it even easier, you can get everything fast with our same-day pickup and delivery services.

Family Valentine’s Day pajamas, heart-shaped pizzas, a cookie house kit, snack mix and a message board.

Plan a sweet game night with the fam

Start with heart-shaped pizzas or pancakes for dinner, followed by strawberry dipping or cookie decorating for a fun after-dinner activity. Then jump into family Valentine's Day pjs, surprise your kiddos with a snuggly Squishmallow and settle in for a fun family game night.

A paint-your-own wood letters kit; The We’re Not Really Strangers Game Friendship Edition, and a tray of sweet treats.

Get creative with a Galentine's paint party

Invite your friends over for an impromptu paint party. Have everyone add their favorite songs to a playlist, and crank the tunes while getting crafty. How well do you know each other? Find out with a fun Q&A game that tests how much you really know about your BFFs. It’s the perfect night to grab a bunch of ready-made snacks and a fun beverage and celebrate the joy of friendship.

A bottle of rosé wine, heart-shaped pasta and gold candlesticks.

Chill at home with a Cupid-approved date night

Stay in and make dinner together — you can’t go wrong with pasta. Light some candles, pop some rosé, and you're on your way to quality time with your Valentine. Then pamper yourselves with face masks or a couple’s game for the perfect ending to love’s favorite day.

Valentine Bath Confetti, glittery nail polish and a vase of flowers.

Treat yourself …

… to a night of luxurious self-care. Set the scene with beautiful flowers just for you, take a bath, get your sparkle on with fun nail colors or try a new body scrub. You deserve a little pampering!

A white dog with a heart-shaped toy; a Pooch Pack of dog treats; and a dog wearing a red headband and collar.

Share the love with your pet

Celebrate your fur baby with special treats, toys and maybe even an Insta-worthy headband and collar. Seriously, is anything cuter than a dressed-up pet?

No matter who you're spending time with, you’ll find tons of Valentine’s ideas and inspiration — all at a “fall-in-love-with-Target" value — on

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