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Localize your Valentine’s Day!

Feb 3, 2020 10:36:00 AM / by Local First

Whether you're spending the day with someone special, having a night out with friends, or showing yourself some love, here are a few ways to show you LOVE local! 

Sweet Tooth

Looking to sweeten your Valentine's Day? Search Chocolate or Candy in the online directory and get a number of different options in Grand Rapids and on the Lakeshore.

Floral Arrangments

Flowers are always a nice gift when it's cold and wintery. Brighten up someone's day by searching Flowers or Greenhouse in the online directory.

Dinner Reservations

Restaurants make up the largest section of our Local First members. Search for dietary restrictions, type of cuisine, or zip code in the Restaurants, Food & Beverages category.


Ready to pop the question? Or maybe you're celebrating a milestone anniversary. Make sure to check out our list of Jewelers and get something shiny for your Valentine!

Artwork and Galleries

For the art lover you love! West Michigan has tons to choose from when it comes to art, galleries, and other ways to support local makers. Search Gallery to get ideas!

Last-Minute Gifts

Ok, so maybe you procrastinated and need something QUICK! Search Gift in the online directory and get tons of options! And remember, you can always narrow it down by zip code.

And, as always, make sure to thank these businesses for being Local First members and setting up shop in West Michigan. 

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