Are you a romantic at heart? Are you looking for some fun date night ideas, something that will spark up your October nights with the man or woman you absolutely adore? Then you’re in luck – because we have TEN right here! We dare you to try ’em all.
10) Find a fun chocolate shop.
Some even offer classes - a perfect mid-week hangout that isn't blase.
9) Hike to a waterfall - while it's still warm.
Exercising gives you endorphins, plus if it gets cold you have someone to cuddle. Cummins Falls is a perfect pick!
8) Chat at a snobby coffee shop.
Tennessee has some fantastic coffee culture, from Memphis all the way to Knoxville and Revelator in Chattanooga. Hit the reviews and meet up for some good old fashioned talking.
7) Find a drive-in.
These retro-stunners are great in the fall, especially because the sun goes down so much earlier. Who needs a theater?! Just make sure to clean your car!
6) Walk downtown at night - and make it a game!
Try to pick out the unsuspecting tourists, count the cowboy hats. You can even go so far as to create a bingo card, if you want to get creative!
5) Try some seasonal ice cream flavors.
All the cinnamons, chais and pumpkins are coming out this time of year. Why don't you indulge and grab a summery cone in an autumnal flavor? Nothin' like mixing seasons!
4) Take a fall foliage tour.
Tennessee is absolutely stunning in the fall, and a foliage tour is a fun way to get outdoors on the cheap.
3) Take a riverboat cruise.
2) Go on a hot chocolate tour.
Make a list of your favorite cafes and order the same thing at every place - hot cocoa! You can taste test your way around the city while falling in love. That's perfection, don't you think?
1) Get lost on a gorgeous backroad.
Take her down a romantic backroad and fall in love amongst the fiery leaves. You can make your own magic out here.
What are your favorite unique places to take a date in Tennessee? Let us know in the comments!