Looking for a quiet night out or romantic dinner along the Ohio River? How about wine tasting, canvas painting, or wine glass etching?  SoIN restaurants and attractions have put together delicious menus, unique experiences, and sweetheart-of-a-deal packages for you and your someone special who are #SoINLove this Valentine’s Day.

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Uncorked Wine Tasting & Laser Etching at Maker13 This unique “make and take” event will be a lasting memory for you and your sweetheart! With help from the Maker13 staff, use the latest laser technology to customize your stemmed or stemless wine glasses (provided). To complete the evening, enjoy wine tastings and light snacks by River City Winery. A set of (4) cork coasters will also be available for an additional $5. Want to etch a specific logo, font, or image? Be sure to bring it on a jump drive. Reservations required, limited to 30 people. When: 6-9 p.m., Thursday, February 9 Where: Maker 13, 629 Michigan Ave., Jeffersonville Cost: $25 one person, $40 couple Info: www.Maker13.com; (502) 208-3440 

Red Hot Hearts and Hand Dipped Chocolates at Schimpff’s Confectionery See the chocolate dippers at Schimpff's Confectionery in Jeffersonville as they dip chocolate treats by hand in the front window. Visit before Valentine's Day and enjoy a fantastic display of sweet Valentine goodies including Schimpff's famous cinnamon red hot hearts and a heart box of Schimpff's cinnamon red hot cremes.  Whichever you select, it will be a sweet addition to a romantic visit! When: During the month of February Where: Schimpff’s Confectionery & Candy Museum, 347 Spring St., Jeffersonville Cost: Free samples, no cost for museum; candy prices vary Info: Schimpffs.com; (812) 283-8367

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Kindle the Flame at Vintage Fire Museum Looking for a unique Valentine’s Day experience? Visit this fire engine and firefighting museum for red-Valentine’s Day fun that includes a special photo aboard a vintage fire engine, champagne and goodies for two. When: 5:30-8 p.m., Tuesday, February 14 Where: Vintage Fire Museum, 723 Spring St., Jeffersonville, Ind. Cost: $20 per couple Info: (812) 948-8711; http://www.VintageFireMuseum.org

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The Pepin Mansion Historic Bed & Breakfast Your sweetheart will love you even more for spending a romantic evening at this historic B&B inn. Located on New Albany’s Mansion Row, the inn’s Valentine’s Day package includes: a King suite, champagne and roses, a spa treatment or in-suite salon spa treatment, a $50 gift card to select New Albany restaurants, and breakfast. When: Subject to availability, Feb. 2-15 Where: Pepin Mansion Historic Bed & Breakfast, 1003 E. Main St., New Albany Cost: $239-$259 plus tax Info: ThePepinMansion.com; (812) 725-9186

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Cobblestone Hotel and Suites Stay with at Cobblestone Hotel and Suites in Charlestown and enjoy the hotel’s heated pool and spa. Have a drink at the bar, and wake up to a complimentary full breakfast. For a little extra, order the hotel’s Valentine’s Day package, which includes flowers, chocolates, candles, lotion and bubble bath. When: Based on availability, through February 28 Where: Cobblestone Hotel and Suites, 2201 Grace Ave., Charlestown Cost: $111 -$123; Valentine’s Day package $25 extra Info: StayCobblestone.com; (812) 256-5400

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Enjoy a Peaceful Getaway at Wooded Glen Treat your sweetheart to a quiet, memorable Valentine's Day getaway at Wooded Glen Retreat Center.  While there, enjoy a romantic buffet dinner for two,  a cozy night's stay in the Lost Lake Lodge, and a country breakfast buffet before checkout. Wooded Glen is nestled in the beautiful, serene countryside near Henryville, Indiana. View the menu and get more information here. Reservations are required. When: Friday, February 10 or Saturday, February 11 Where: Wooded Glen Retreat Center, 2602 Hebron Church Rd., Henryville Cost: $199.50 per couple Info: (877) 294-3770, vince@woodedglen.com

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Love is in the Air at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center Spend a romantic weekend at the Clarion Hotel and Champions Grille in Clarksville. Your package includes an overnight stay for two, a Prime Rib dinner for two at Champions Grille, a champagne toast, a box of chocolates, and a rose. Dance and enjoy tunes played by DJ Gerald at the Quarter Pole Lounge. You'll also enjoy a delicious breakfast the next morning! Call soon for more info and to make your reservation. When: Saturday, February 11 Where: Clarion Hotel Conference Center, 505 Marriott Dr., Clarksville Cost: $169.95 plus tax Info: (812) 283-4411

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Huber’s Orchard, Winery & Vineyards Visit Huber's in scenic Starlight for Chocolate Lover’s Weekend, February 11 & 12. You'll enjoy artisan chocolates with every Loft wine tasting! Throughout the month, Feel the Love in February at Huber's. From the Chocolate Lover’s Weekend, to Wine of the Month, to Free Cookie Fridays, Huber’s has plenty of love to share.  See the winery’s calendar for more specials available the entire month. When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, February 11; 12-6 p.m., Sunday, February 12 Where: Huber’s Orchard, Winery, & Vineyards, 19816 Huber Rd., Starlight Cost: Loft tasting: $10 to sample 8 wines Info: HuberWinery.com; (812) 923-9463

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Two Events at River City Winery Visit downtown New Albany’s winery and restaurant for two Valentine’s Day experiences! On February 12, enjoy VinoArtistry, a canvas painting class with NAFC School Art Instructor, Mary Arnold. Couples will receive (2) 11 x 14 canvas, all painting supplies, and vouchers for two glasses of wine. When: 6-8 p.m., Sunday, February 12 Where: River City Winery, 321 Pearl St., New Albany Cost: $60 per couple Info: Facebook.com/events/193384784467318; (812) 945-9463 On February 14, couples can enjoy a four-course dinner and a tour of River City Winery’s wine cellar, where all the winery’s wine is produced and bottled. View the complete menu on the Facebook event page. When: 4-9 p.m., Tuesday, February 14 Where: River City Winery, 321 Pearl St., New Albany Cost: $45 per person Info: Facebook.com/events/1752496611736243; (812)-945-9463 

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Wine and Dine in So IN for Valentine’s Day

Celebrate Valentine’s Day Throughout the Weekend at Bristol Bar & Grille Celebrate love at the Bristol Bar & Grille February 10-14 with dinner specials and wine pairings from Master Sommelier, Scott Harper. The three-course menu and optional wine pairings incorporate local specialties like Filet Oscar from Homestead Heritage Meats, and heart-shaped goat cheese from Capriole Farms. To make reservations, visit www.bristolbarandgrille.com or call (812) 218-1995. When: 11 a.m.- 10 p.m., Friday, February 10 through Tuesday, February 14 Where: Bristol Bar & Grille, 700 W. Riverside Dr., Suite 300, Jeffersonville Cost: See menu Info: BristolBarAndGrille.com; (812) 218-1995 

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Make Reservations Soon for Olive Leaf Bistro When you dine at Olive Leaf Bistro for Valentine’s Day, you’ll enjoy a delicious Mediterranean ala carte menu, a variety of champagne selections, and spectacular river views. To make your dining experience even more special, indulge in Olive Leaf Bistro’s soufflé or Bananas Foster as you listen to live music by guitarist Lonnie Bryant. When: 5-10 p.m., Tuesday, February 14 Where: Olive Leaf Bistro, 130 W. Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville Cost: See their menu Info: OliveLeafBistro.com; (812) 913-1252

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Dine at the Romantic Market Street Inn Experience historic charm when you dine at Jeffersonville's Market Street Inn on select dates in February. Couples will enjoy a menu of pork loin in orange sauce, roasted herb potatoes, grilled beet salad, and a green bean bundle.  For dessert, indulge in chocolate decadence with raspberry sauce or a red velvet cake.  Limited space is available, so make your reservations soon! When: Seatings at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m., February 10, 11, 14, 17 & 18 Where: Market Street Inn, 330 W. Market St., Jeffersonville Cost: $99 per couple, $50 if an inn guest Info: (812) 987-5276

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Special Dinner for Two at Joe Huber’s Family Farm & Restaurant Enjoy Joe Huber’s traditional Country Platter or Prime Rib dinners for two, on two special days at this down-home farm and restaurant in Starlight. You’ll also be treated with an appetizer or bottle of Huber’s wine, and live music during selected hours. Reservations are recommended. When: 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday, February 11; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., February 12 Where: Joe Huber’s Family Farm & Restaurant, 2421 Engle Rd., Starlight Cost: $59.95 per couple Info: JoeHubers.com; (812) 923-5255

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Enjoy a Big Valentine’s Day at Big Four Burgers + Beer What goes with gourmet hamburgers for Valentine’s Day? A free hand-dipped chocolate-covered cherry milkshake, of course! Big Four Burgers takes pride in their cooked-to-order burgers made from a special ribeye, sirloin, and chuck blend. When you enjoy Big Four burgers, fries, salads, appetizers, or entrée specials, receive one free chocolate-covered cherry shake with every two adult entrées. Special available at both locations. When: Friday, February 10 through Tuesday, February 14 Where: Big Four Burgers + Beer; 134 Spring St., Jeffersonville, and 114 E. Main St., New Albany Cost: See Menu Info: Big Four Burgers.com; (812) 913-4967 or (812) 944-9777  

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