It is hard to believe Amy Poehler’s character on Parks and Recreation created Galentine’s Day only 2010. It’s only been 10 years since girlies have been celebrating
What is Galentine’s Day
No matter your relationship status is, you can celebrate Galentine’s Day with your girlfriends, friends, and coworkers. Women celebrating women. You can celebrate by doing things the ladies love to do: brunch, hike, work out, plan a staycation, have an afternoon tea party, bake and/or create a TikTok together.
When is Galentine’s Day
Every year, it’s celebrated on February 13th.
Where to Celebrate Galentine’s Day in Los Angeles: 5 Things to Do During Social Distancing
01. Baldwin Hills Farmer’s Market
Baldwin Hills Farmer’s Market is open on Saturday. It’s a great way to catch up with the girls and celebrate Galentine’s during social distancing.
02. Orly Color Lab
Head over to Orly Color Lab with the girls to create your own vegan and cruelty-free nail polish. Appointment, face masks and temperature checks are required.
03. Book a Reiki Session at Vie Healing
Come together and celebrate by booking a reiki session by Reiki master. Reiki is healing technique that channels energy through touch to restore your body’s physical and mental wellbeing. What better way to celebrate with your bff then take care of your wellbeing.
04. Grab Ice Cream at Sweet Rose Creamy in Brentwood
Let’s face it, it’s always a good time for ice cream in LA no matter what the season is and Sweet Rose Creamy make the best ice cream right here in Santa Monica. All celebration like Galentine’s Day in Los Angeles begin with ice cream.
05. Shop at RealReal Store Together For a Vintage Find
The RealReal Boutique does a great job of taking safety precautions during the lockdown. There’s a nurse at the entrance taking temperatures, masks are required and the counter is wiped after each visitor. It’s a great place to a vintage designer treasure.
How to celebrate Galentine’s Day at Home
01. Galentine’s Day Cocktail Party
A fun idea would be to throw a Galentine’s Day cocktail party at home. You can get all festive. Gather everyone to sip on this quick wine cocktail or for those who want something strong try these whiskey cocktails. Then just have fun!
02. Galentine’s Day Cookie Party
For those who love cookies or baking, get together to bake cookies. Head over to Pinterest and get super creative. It’s a super fun way to catch up with your girlfriends and celebrate Galentine’s Day. Check out this blog post by Jessica Camerata to learn how to make Cupid Rice Krispie Treats.
I would love to hear your ideas on a fun Galentine’s Day!
This “Where to Celebrate Galentine’s Day in Los Angeles” post was originally published on 2/10/2019 and updated on 1/21/2021.
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