If you’re the type of couple who’s never home at the same time, spend your anniversary on the couch with takeout, plenty of wine, and a series you both love on Netflix or Redbox. Pick a town, a city, or cool attraction (like California’s Cabazon Dinosaurs, above!
If you're leaving in the afternoon, pack a cooler with tasty finger foods (crackers, cheese pieces, cut-up fruit) and sandwiches for the drive.
You could also place a surprise phone order with a restaurant in the area you're staying in. Is it hard to surprise your dude when you live together?
Below, we’ve created a list of anniversary date ideas that are fun, romantic, and classic. A night at the theater, a museum, a dance show, the opera—find what you’re into, and splurge for a night!
Some are simple, some are more involved, and the prices and effort required vary—but all are decidedly not-lame.
Whip up a batch of his favorite AM yummies and surprise him with breakfast in bed.