I absolutely love date nights! After nearly nine years of marriage, I’ve learned that those butterflies don’t just magically appear anymore, you’ve got to make them happen. And that’s where planning exciting date nights comes in. Lately, though, the same old dinner and movie routine has lost its charm. I’ve been on a mission to find activities we can enjoy together while having fun and learning something new.
Whether you’re new lovebirds looking to spark that fire or seasoned partners searching for fresh experiences, get ready to dive into a treasure trove of tailor-made workshops for couples (and even family and friends). Brace yourselves for endless laughter, new knowledge, and a love that shines brighter than ever! Let’s make unforgettable memories together!
1. The Weekend Workshop, Sea Park
Need help to pick the perfect activity? Let The Weekend Workshop do the work for you! They’ve got you covered with a fantastic selection of activities, ranging from baking and art workshops to candle-making and craft classes.
Established back in 2018, The Weekend Workshop is all about igniting your passions and helping you explore new interests. What could be more delightful than crafting with your special someone and strengthening that bond?
Address: 9 Jalan 21/12, Sea Park, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Contact: +6011 2177 6974
2. Arkateori, Damansara Utama
Picture this: a cosy and chic space where creativity and love collide. At Arkateori, you and your partner can unleash your inner artists, architects, or designers through texture art. What is that, you ask? Simple repeated motions with unique forms of therapeutic movements.
The vibe here is super laid-back, making it easy to get creative and genuinely connect with your other half. So, if you’re up for a date that’s equal parts entertaining and educational, head to Arkateori and ignite your creative sparks side by side!
Address: 27M, Jalan SS 21/1a, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Contact: +6012 643 9793
3. Good Times DIY Pottery Studio, Cheras & Petaling Jaya
Ever wanted your own Ghost moment? Well, this is the place to do it. An absolute pottery paradise, you and your partner can get your hands dirty and unleash your inner ceramic artists. Imagine spending quality time together, moulding and shaping clay into beautiful, one-of-a-kind masterpieces. It’s the perfect chance to create personalised gifts for each other or memories you’ll cherish forever.
Don’t worry if you have zero pottery experience – the friendly staff will guide you through the process, and trust me, the results will be way more impressive than that wonky vase you made in kindy class. So, skip the boring date nights and prepare for a messy, fun-filled adventure at Good Times DIY Pottery Studio.
Address: L2-045 & 046 MyTOWN Shopping Centre, Jalan Cochrane, 55100 Kuala Lumpur Contact: +6011 1663 6208
4. The Wood Place, Kelana Jaya
Looking to build something together? Look no further because we’ve got just the spot for you: The Wood Place! What began as a simple hobby has blossomed into a warm and welcoming workshop that invites everyone to embark on their DIY adventure. From handy furniture to stylish home decor pieces, there’s no limit to what you can create here.
The best part? All the materials are provided, and it’s super beginner-friendly, so no worries if you’ve never touched a power tool before. Class prices start at a reasonable RM200 and are often held on weekends – perfect for busy schedules. And if you’re craving some intimate quality time, private sessions are available just for you and your other half.
Address: F-8, 1, Jalan SS 7/13a, Plaza Kelana Jaya, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
5. Tuftme, multiple locations
Another thing that’s all the rage amongst millennials and Gen Zs is tufting, so why not make it a unique date idea? With outlets in Puchong, Sri Hartamas, and Damansara Uptown, you and your loved one can create adorable rugs from scratch with any motif, character, or shape you desire. The creative freedom is endless because you can turn your tufted pieces into towels, mats, and even mirror frames! Talk about a cute keepsake to have in your home.
Address: 10 Jalan Kenari 6, Bandar Puchong Jaya, 47100 Kuala Lumpur; No.100-1,Jalan SS21/35, Damansara Utama 47400, Petaling Jaya; Wisma Rapid, 36-2 Jalan 30/70A, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +6018 239 1260 (Puchong); +6017 773 8381 (Damansara Uptown); +6012 934 7787 (Sri Hartamas)
6. Art & Bonding, Sri Hartamas
Everyone can be a painter at Art & Bonding, including you and your better half. One of their many workshops includes Sip & Paint, which, as the name suggests, is where you can enjoy sips of wine while painting. If you’re not into getting mildly inebriated, check out their other workshops like Glow In The Dark Painting, Art Jamming, Neon Paint Party, and more. They’re also available for private events!
Address: 22-3, Jalan 25/70A, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur (Right above Starbucks 3F)
Contact: +6010 650 1212