15 Free Date Ideas

Updated: Feb 12, 2020

Well it's the time of the year where its all lovey dovey, the Hallmark holiday, but it's not always the cheapest of holidays that's for sure! So I thought id put a few ideas together on things you can do to save the pennies but still have a blast! This is mainly located for LONDON and EDINBURGH. However some ideas you can do in your hometown.


Beach In Malta

Beach Day

Spend a day at the beach with your date, grab a picnic basket, grab a ball and have a nice romantic beach day! Maybe watch the sunset!


Art Museum With Free Admission

Satisfy your thirst for artistic appreciation by visiting an art museum or art gallery. Not only art museums but there are many different places you can visit, education and free!


National Museum of Scotland

Scottish National Gallery

Museum of Childhood


Visit London



Geocaching is a free, real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS.

Download the app! ITS FREE


Sight See Your City

Venture round your city, explore what's going on and have a stroll, maybe take some nice fun photos around the places!


Open Houses
Like exploring? Looking at places online all the time? This is something you should consider, there are many open house viewing in every country, why not have a sneak peak, you don't have to buy it!

Open Houses Edinburgh


Water Gun Fight

Perfectly fun and entertaining free date idea for teenage couples, college couples. Also works great for adult couples who are young at heart.


Find a Free Concert

There are always so many free little gigs going on. if in London or Edinburgh check out these sites!




Sing along to your favorite songs. Find out what songs your date has been singing to since she’s in twelve grade. Here’s how you can do this for free. Pick songs for each other instead of yourselves.


DIY Cinema

Take your laptop somewhere and have a DIY outdoor movie screening. watch one of your favorite films together. Take turns picking the movie. You'd be surprised how much you can learn about someone from their movie selection.


Cook Together
Get baking, weather a cake or even your own little romantic meal!
Check out some must try recipes here!
Chicken Recipes
Potato Recipes
Salmon Recipes


Bike Ride

Pretty self explanatory LOL


Drinking Game

Play a horror film drinking game.



Take turns to give each other a massage. Release that negative energy and the piled up stress inside your SO and you. Studies show that massages aid in the stimulation of blood circulation. This helps overcome anxiety, digestive disorders, and leads to increased flexibility.


Pet Homes

Volunteer at a animal sanctuary, play with the dogs and cats!



Games encapsulate a wide range of different activities. For examples, mobile games and board games. Or even some playstation games!

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