12 Best Romantic Things To Do In Windsor, Canada - Updated 2022

romantic things to do in windsor

The city of Windsor is situated in Ontario, Canada. If you think that beauty can exist in places, then you must visit Windsor. Situated across the Detroit River, the city looks beautiful overlooking the bright blue river. The climate, which is humid and divided into four seasons throughout the year, gives you an opportunity to explore the city whenever you find it comfortable. This city will make you miss your special one, and I am sure you would like to visit this with them to enjoy the beauty and breathe in the romantic serenity. So, book your hotel or Airbnb vacation rental soon, and check this curated list of the best romantic things to do in Windsor, Canada.

1. Ogle the creations at Windsor Sculpture Park

Windsor Sculpture Garden
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Want to witness something quirky and artistic? Windsor Sculpture Park is where you want to go on your next romantic outing in this city! Formerly called Odette Sculpture Park, this open space garden in Windsor features 35 modern sculptures by world-class artists. One of the best parts about this park is they hold an annual Tembo Day, a gathering of locals who wash Tembo, the sculpture of a mother elephant with her two babies. The goal of this activity is to inform the public about the importance of caring for the sculptures at the park.

Windsor Sculpture Park

Address: Windsor, ON N9B 1E8, Canada

Website: Windsor Sculpture Park

Opening hours: 8am - 11pm (daily)

2. Sample the local beers at Walkerville Brewery

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Walkerville Brewery is one of the hippest spots in Windsor. Located on Argyle Road, this brewery is open until 6 pm daily and serves flagship beers such as Honest Lager, Purity Pilsener, Geronima IPA, and Easy Stout. For more adventurous drinkers out there, you may find flavored fares like Argyle Apple Cider and Winter Spiced Cranberry to your liking. Either way, you can never go wrong with a cold bottle of beer after a long day of exploring Windsor. Treat your special someone to this cool brewery in town.

Walkerville Brewery

Address: 525 Argyle Rd, Windsor, ON N8Y 4Z8, Canada

Website: Walkerville Brewery

Opening hours: 11am - 6pm (daily)

3. Stroll along the Windsor riverfront

Windsor riverfront
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The Windsor riverfront is exactly what the name suggests, a perfect overview of the Detroit River. If you are one of the “Before Sunrise” couples, and love to take long walks, this is a perfect spot for you. With a beautiful view of the Detroit river, you will be confused which is the bigger beauty, the river or your partner. A superb option for couples is stopping for some delicious food on any of the waterfront restaurants, and even taking the Art Cart to the bridge to view the spectacular sculptures. This is an idea for a perfect date, where you can walk, talk, ride, eat and do things together. It is ideal for people who like lying low and spending quality time with their partners.

Windsor riverfront

Address: Ouellette Ave, Windsor

Website: Windsor riverfront

Opening hours: 24 hours (daily)

Price: 0 - 200 USD

4. Hang out in Jackson Park

Jackson Park, Windsor, Ontario (4546299081)
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If you are a history lover, Jackson Park will offer you some great history knowledge! This park is a site for many war memorials from the Korean War and World War II. The park claims to have more than 1000 plants. The nature-loving soul inside you will fall in love with this place. It is brightly lit with some great light displays during the holiday season. Jackson Park is an ideal place for a long walk with your partner. If you are a couple who likes sports and sports activities, you won’t be disappointed, as this is a popular and well-managed sports park.

Jackson Park

Address: 125 Tecumseh Rd E, Windsor, ON N8X 2P7, Canada

Website: Jackson Park

Opening hours: 24 hours (daily)

5. Have a picnic at Dieppe Garden

WindsorDieppeGardens snack bar
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Dieppe Garden was built and named in honor of the Essex-Kent Scottish Regiment. They lost their lives during World War II at Dieppe, France. This garden features a beautiful park with a lot of flowers to add color to your date. There is also a pond and waterfall. There are picnic tables and benches as well, for a picnic date. You can, of course, find the war memorials. Take a pleasant walk with your partner amidst the flowers and beauty of the park, stop near the pond, admire the view, and then enjoy your picnic lunch at the picnic tables. End your date with a trip to the war memorial. Now that is a complete date!

Dieppe Garden

Address: 78 Riverside Dr W, Windsor78 Riverside Dr W, Windsor

Website: Dieppe Garden

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 7am - 7pm (closed on Sat & Sun)

6. Spend an afternoon at Reaume Park

Reaume Park
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Reaume Park is a park out of the fairytales. With a next-to-none view of the river, its proximity to the Detroit skyscraper offers an even more beautiful view. The place is a delight if you are one of those couples who just likes to sit, talk and admire the skyline. The skyline’s view from here is as beautiful as the river. This park is well-groomed, the flowers are fresh and blooming, and they have historical importance as well. This Windsow, Canada romantic attraction is ideal for a date where you want to just sit, talk, walk and eat ice-cream!

Reaume Park

Address: 236-246 Pillette Rd, Windsor

Website: Reaume Park

Opening hours: 24 hours (daily)

7. Admire the fountain in Coventry Gardens

Coventry Garden
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Coventry Gardens is situated on Riverside Drive. Feel free any day to take a nice drive on the riverside and end it at this park. The major attraction park is the floating fountain in Detroit River. This fountain looks beautiful with the beauty increasing as the day passes. You can sit for hours with your special someone and admire beauty while talking about life. The garden is well maintained, with beautiful plants all around. A walk in the park with some ice cream and a view of the fountain seems like an ideal quiet date idea in Windsor!

Coventry Gardens

Address: 4714 Riverside Dr E, Windsor, ON

Website: Coventry Gardens

Opening hours: 8am - 11pm (daily)

8. Enjoy the sunshine at Sand Point Beach

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Beaches are the perfect spot to visit on a nice sunny day. If it is a warm sunny day that you are planning your date, you can visit this little beach and have some water fun with your partner. This romantic place to go in Windsor, Canada is clean and the amenities are hygienic. You will find a snack counter at the beach. This might get crowded on holidays. There are signs to mark how far you should go in the water so follow that for a safe outing. This is a family place as well. The nearby park is great for a good walk.

Sand Point Beach

Address: 0300 Riverside Dr E, Windsor

Website: Sand Point Beach

Opening hours: 6am - 12am (daily)

9. Catch a performance at Windsor Symphony Orchestra

Windsor Symphony Orchestra
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Windsor Symphony Orchestra is a perfect date night for the music-loving couples. Be enchanted by the symphonies and feel your hearts connect with the beautiful music played by this orchestra. They have a different type of music played every day, with variations ranging from new music hits to the old classes. This is one of the oldest orchestras, with the establishment in 1941. They perform in many parts of Canada but have a base in the Capitol Theatre. Be ready to get in the groove and have a musical night with your loved one.

Windsor Symphony Orchestra

Address: Windsor Symphony Orchestra 121 University Avenue, West Windsor

Website: Windsor Symphony Orchestra

Opening hours: Varies

10. Enjoy a play at Purple Theatre Company

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Purple Theatre Company is a delight for true theatre lovers. This is a very reputed theatre company that started in 1995. Since then, they have performed exceptionally well and have been able to produce at least two to three original productions per year. In addition to the regular theatre, they also have theatre dinner nights, where you can enjoy dinner post the show. This is limited to the holiday season. If you or your partner are theatre lovers, you must try this place.

Purple Theatre Company

Address: Mackenzie Hall Cultural Centre , 3277 Sandwich Street, Windsor

Website: Purple Theatre Company

11. Have dinner at Fourteen Restaurant and Sky Lounge

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What can be a more perfect date than having a good meal with your partner, in a beautiful place overlooking the city? The sky lounges can make even the smallest of dates romantic. If the food is great and the service is even better, then nothing can beat it. Fourteen Restaurant and Sky Lounge is a perfect option for a special evening, where you can enjoy a wholesome meal with a perfect view. Take your partner out for this panoramic view, order their favorite cuisine and wine to go with and I am sure it will be a date they will never forget!

Fourteen Restaurant and Sky Lounge

Address: 100 Ouellette Ave #1400, Windsor

Website: Fourteen Restaurant and Sky Lounge

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 4pm - 10pm; Fri - Sat: 4pm - 12am (closed on Mon)

12. Explore this historic Walkerville

Walkerville Town Hall
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If it is tough for you to choose what to do on your romantic time out with your partner, visit this place. Walkerville has everything to offer and a variety of options to choose from as well. From art galleries to history, from food to entertainment and shopping, you say it and they have it. Take a walk through the galleries and discover some of the finest artists and their artwork. Or take a walk through old Walkerville and immerse yourself in profound Canadian history. After you are done and tired, eat at a nice place, or stop for a well-brewed beer.

Perfect romantic spots

Windsor Ontario Canada
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There is a thing about dates, we want them to be perfect! Don’t worry, you have the perfect options above. Take your partner to any of these beautiful and perfect romantic spots, and whisk them away. You can also dine in halal restaurants or stay in one of the hotels with pool for a memorable time in Windsor, Canada.

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