But here’s the kicker — dinner & a movie is totally played out.
You’re interesting, they’re interesting — surely that’s not the best you can come up with!
From hiking to hosting an at-home movie marathons, great dates don’t have to cost a fortune—or anything at all.Here, our 30 top free date ideas that aren’t totally lame. If you and your date happen to be morning people, make it a sunrise hike—you’ll get some killer Instagram shots. Take the subway or bus, get off at a random stop you are unfamiliar with, and explore.It’ll feel great to spend a day with no inhibitions and hey, the date practically plans itself! Being limited by your budget often forces you to come up with ideas that are original and, even better, a lot of fun. That being said, however, I do think it’s important to try to come up with fun and creative ideas for your first date.