Valentine’s Weekend Guide – Hartsville, SC

Love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and Hartsville, South Carolina has a variety of options for the perfect date! From an adventurous day out to a fun night on the town, there is something here for everyone!

Grab a Jacket and Head Outdoors!

Kalmia Gardens

Kalmia Gardens is one of the most beautiful and iconic sites in Hartsville. Trails and boardwalks fill the 35-acre botanical garden and make for a wonderful site for you and your partner to see.

Lawton Park

Lawton Park, located along Prestwood Lake, is one of the best places to watch the sun as it meets the lake. There are benches and even a boardwalk near the water, but we recommend bringing a blanket and enjoying a lakeside picnic.

Too Cold Outdoors? Try an Indoor Adventure!

Home Team Axe Throwing

Add a little adventure to your Valentine’s Weekend plans by taking the one you love out for a little axe throwing fun. Home Team Axe Throwing is the perfect place to warm up, grab a beer, and enjoy axe throwing! They are even offering a special through February 13th for buy one, get one free special for one-hour lane passes. These passes may be redeemed after February 16th (great gift idea!).

Hartsville Skating Arena

Take it back to the 80s by enjoying a night of fun at the Hartsville Skating Arena. Grab your partner and skate the night away!

Culinary Delights

Look no further than Hartsville, South Carolina for your Valentine’s Fine Dining Experience. This one is for those that want to get dressed up and go out with their Valentine! 

Sam Kendall’s

Black Creek Bistro

Pan-fried fresh salmon from Black Creek Bistro in Hartsville, SC.

Savory Selections

Spend time with your Valentine enjoying savory selections from one of Hartsville’s local restaurants. These local creative chefs are infusing the city with top-notch flavors at eateries that you know and love.

Hoof & Hound

The Blind Pig

The Rooster One Thirty-Six

Light's in the Midnight Rooster's courtyard in the evening. Photo courtesy The Midnight Rooster.

Sophia’s Pizzeria

Wild Heart Brewing


Bow Thai Cuisine


Wingz and Ale

Night Out on the Town

No matter what your Valentine’s Day includes, there is no better way to finish off the night than with a creative cocktail, icy beverage, or sweet treat in Hartsville, South Carolina. 

The Rooftop Bar at The Mantissa


The Sweet Shoppe of Hartsville

J Michael’s



A variety of cupcakes on display at sugaRush in Hartsville.