The anti-Valentine’s Day guide for singles


Single and so over the Valentine’s Day hoopla? We’ve got you covered.

Here’s where to go flirt the night away or just have the perfect celebration with your friends. Save the tears for another day. It’s time to play.

Valentine’s Day Doggie Brunch at Bub’s at the Ballpark - Sunday, Feb. 12

Puppy love is in the air! This third annual doggie brunch features a bloody Mary and mimosa bar, a doggie menu, giveaways and rescue dogs available for adoption from Second Chance Dog Rescue. Yes, the love of your life can have four legs and a tail.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bub’s at the Ballpark, 715 J St., East Village.

Galentine’s Day Brunch at Queenstown Public House - Monday, Feb. 13

Grab your girls and celebrate Galentine’s Day at Queenstown Public House. The boys stay home for this brunch, which includes a chicken and waffle special and a buy one, get one mimosa deal until 2 p.m.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Queenstown Public House, 1557 Columbia St., Little Italy.

Galentine’s Day Vices & Vino at Rustic Root - Monday, Feb. 13

Girls take over Rustic Root on this special edition of Vices and Vino. The atmosphere will be set with live music, small plates and half-off bottles of wine, all night long. All reservations will end their night with complimentary champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries.

5:30 p.m. Rustic Root, 535 Fifth Ave., downtown.

Single’s Mingle at Draft - Tuesday, Feb. 14

Fly solo for this party by the beach. Live music from Devvlov will play from 6 to 9 p.m., while bottles of wine fly off the shelves for half price. Craft beer flights will also be paired with handcrafted bites, and anyone can play pool for free.

11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Draft, 3105 Ocean Front Walk, Mission Beach.

Yoga on Tap at Mission Brewery - Tuesday, Feb. 14

Release your tension with a free hip-hop yoga class at Mission Brewery. DJ Kanova will bring the beats as Lululemon ambassador Lauren Padula teaches a energetic class. Beer will be available for purchase before or after class.

6 to 8 p.m. Mission Brewery, 1441 L St., East Village.

PDA: A Valentine’s Art Show at Basic - Tuesday, Feb. 14

Grab some of Basic’s beloved pizza, a beer and check out local art from Thumbprint Gallery on display in this East Village bar. The free showcase will also feature DJs and jewelry for sale, so you can spoil yourself silly.

7 p.m. Basic Urban Kitchen + Bar, 410 10th Ave., East Village.

Valentine’s Day for Beer Lovers at Quartyard - Tuesday, Feb. 14

Take your evening outdoors at Quartyard, where love will be celebrated... a love for beer, that is. The evening will include craft food and beer pairings, specialty dessert trucks, an interactive “Love Wall,” candlelit tables, acoustic music and a flower trucks. Pups are welcome, too!

6 to 10 p.m. $5. Quartyard, 1102 Market St., East Village.