Dating in the age of COVID-19 can be somewhat tricky because there aren't a lot of date options to choose from. While it may seem that you and your partner have to settle for a boring night in, that definitely does not have to be the case if you get creative.

Scheduling and maintaining a date night with your significant other is so important in the age of the coronavirus and it has also been proven to be good for your mental health. Some people are consistently working throughout the week and a date night is the only thing they have to keep them going. Couples should be sure to plan out some variety so they aren't just sitting at home watching Netflix per usual.


If you are looking for something to do during the day with your partner, luckily there are plenty of national parks that are still open that you can visit. These parks offer an escape from the stressful reality of the world right now. You can also have a picnic in the park while the sun goes down which is also a romantic idea.

Order Takeout

There are places that are still open that offer takeout or delivery. While it is more ideal to eat in the restaurant and have the perfect mood lighting, that is something that you will have to wait for. But you and your partner can still order food from some of the most romantic restaurants where you live.

Get Active

Losing weight and getting in shape can be difficult, but it is so important not to get sucked into a bad habit but staying inside consistently. Healthcare professions do recommend that people get outside and get their vitamin D. Simply getting out of the house and doing something active can bring you that level of intimacy you are missing within your relationship.
Get Outside

Going on a camping trip could also reinvigorate any relationship. There is nothing like getting out and being one with nature. If your partner isn't particularly fond of the activity, you could always go glamping.

Intimate Night In

Trying something new in the bedroom is always fun and exciting. You can get books that can recommened different sex postions. Or you can simple opt in to introucing a new sex toy into the bedroom. You and your partner could go out to find the adult sex toy that is right for you. There are so many different toys these days that offer different kinds of pleasure.

Even though things might not feel normal in your life right now, you don’t have to sacrifice your date nights. Use some of the above suggestions to strengthen your relationship with your partner.

Author's Bio: 

Dixie Somers is a freelance writer who loves to write for business, health, and women’s interests. She lives in Arizona with her husband and three beautiful daughters.