Indoor Date Ideas

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Take a Bath

Hot tubs are overrated! There's fun to be had in your very own bathroom. Rub-a-dub-dub, keep it sexy in the tub with bath salts, soaps, and a back-massaging loofah.'

Have a Frat Party
Miss the wild abandon of your college days? Have the gang over for beers and a movie – but save the make out session for later. Rent a fun party flick like Old School – just don't too inspired by the streaking scene.

Get your butts off the sofa and do some volunteer work together. It's a great way to bond while doing something worthwhile. Carry that euphoric feel-good vibe home and get charitable between the sheets.

Create a VIP Club
Who needs a bar to dance? Load your iPod with sexy tunes, from Kanye to Rihanna, and hook it up to the speakers in your pad. Bonus points for hanging a disco ball (find these cheap at stores like Wal-Mart, Target, or your local party store) to get a club-like vibe.

Relive the Past
Have a stay-at-home nostalgia fest. Plan a decadent meal and dine in on the sofa. Watch your wedding video together or flip through your wedding album and honeymoon photos. Talk one new thing you've discovered about each other since you said “I do."

Double Feature
Devote an afternoon to seeing a movie of your choice and a movie of your spouse's choice. The catch? You get to choose the snacks for the movie you didn't pick and vice versa. Extra-large popcorn, here you come!

Indoor Rock Climbing
Give your gym's indoor climbing wall a try. Freaked out? Lightweight yet sturdy climbing equipment makes the experience easier than you think. As you get more advanced, you two can belay for each other.

Comedy Show
Grab some friends and get a table at a local comedy club. Admission rates are cheaper when you watch amateurs get on stage, but the comedic value—intentional or not—is more than worth the cover charge and cost of a few drinks.

Make a Dessert Bar
Create a major spread on your coffee table with chocolate sundae fixings, cookies and ice cream (to make sandwiches), or layers of various berries and whipped cream. Enjoy your decadent treats for dinner.

Match Your Meal to Your Movie
Take dinner and a movie to the next level by letting your movie pick inspire your meal. Dig The Godfather? Whip up an Italian feast, from gourmet antipasti to tiramisu for two. Get inspired by the movie-and-a-meal combos on our list.

Say OM!
Want to get primed for some serious bedroom acrobatics? Take a couples yoga class and learn new ways to bend.

Ethnic Cuisine
Tired of the same old Italian restaurant? Try a new ethnic cuisine! Even picky eaters can't resist pad Thai with chicken, veggies, and peanuts.

Pick Each Other's Scents
What could be sexier than smelling good for each other? Hit up Sephora and the men's cologne section of a department store to sample and choose new signature scents for one another. Remember: this is your chance to get rid of his Cool Water!

Have a Wine Tasting à Deux
Buy a few bottles of your favorite varietal from around the globe and rate and review. Remember: This is a tasting party, and chugging will only result in falling asleep before any booty time.

DJ Lessons
This one's a twofer: not only will you two learn how to spin on turntables and mix your own beats, you'll be able to provide the entertainment at your next party. Visit to learn more.