Ok City Chorus
a singing Valentine performed by the esteemed ladies of the OK City
Chorus. Your song can be delivered in person ($50), over the phone ($10)
or through email ($5). You can even send your love a personal message
(and possibly a treat), as well.
Bricktown Candy Co.
100 E. California Ave.
you want to stray from the cliché, if only just a little, go buy your
love some candy. Bricktown Candy Co. carries a variety of gummies,
gumballs, hard candy, licorice, taffy, Pez, rock candy and even
tried-and-true Jelly Belly products. (Don’t worry; they also sell
chocolates — even liqueur-filled ones.) It also offers gift certificates
ranging from $5-$100 if you’d rather give the gift of … a choice.
Atomic Lotus Tattoo
409 NW 23rd St.
you’re avoiding Cupid and the whole love thing and would prefer to be
pierced by an arrow of another sort, like a tattoo gun, for instance,
head Uptown and stop by Atomic Lotus Tattoo. The artists at Atomic Lotus
can even design a custom tattoo for you. Don’t forget that appointments
must be made in advance.
1544 State Highway 9, Norman
you’re sad and alone or just don’t buy into the whole commercial
holiday muck, you can’t go wrong with a night of gam- bling. (Well,
technically you can, but that part’s up to you.) Test your luck with
electronic games, 28 table games and a poker room that is open 24 hours a
day. Riverwind also is home to an American-style buffet, a British pub
and a food court with a Burger King and Panda Express.
100 E. Main St.
Perhaps the best thing about the sweetest holiday is chocolate.
doesn’t love it? (Only weird people hate chocolate. Remember that when
you’re out there in the dating world.) CocoFlow is full of dark cocoa
hearts and sweet treats, including truffles, bon bons, chocolate-dipped
strawberries, red velvet cakes and Parisian macaroons. If you’re feeling
especially bold, send your love a dark chocolate diamond.
Naifeh Fine Jewelry
9203 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
you’re the type of gift-giver who aims to impress and you want to give a
wilt-proof, movie-night-proof gift that will last a lifetime (or the
length of your relationship, whichever comes first), there’s nothing
better than jewelry. Naifeh offers everyday rings, necklaces, bracelets
and various heart-shaped jewelry and even designs custom pieces.
Capitol Hill Florist and Gifts
5809 S. Western Ave.
Hill florists has served Oklahoma City’s floral needs since 1932.
Special Valentine’s bouquets priced from $44.95 to $224.95 feature
everything from traditional red roses to tropical flowers like
hydrangeas, lilies and orchids usually only seen in the wild while on an
exotic vacation. Capitol Hill also sells balloons, plush stuffed
animals and a small assortment of chocolates.