Valentine’s Day at City Place


City Place Long Beach offers sweetheart deals for top Valentine’s Day gifts at the more than 37 retail, specialty, entertainment and dining options that range from chocolates and flowers to jewelry and cards, among others. City Place is just the right spot to shop for that special someone before Friday, February 14.

According to the National Retail Association, 54 percent of U.S. consumers plan to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year with total spending expected to reach approximately $17.3 billion. Specifically, 51.2 percent plan on giving a greeting card, 48.7 percent plan on giving candy as a gift, 37.3 percent plan on giving flowers as a gift, 19 percent plan on giving Jewelry as a gift, 15.8 percent plan on giving clothing as a gift and 37 percent plan on celebrating with an evening out.

City Place Long Beach leads the downtown area with romantic options to meet the high Valentine’s Day shopping demand with Claire’s, Daniel’s Jewelers, Fresh and Easy, Jean Machine, Luxury Perfumes and Wal-Mart, among others, as well as dining options for a romantic meal.

Valentine’s Day dining at City Place can mean a romantic dinner at Milana’s New York Pizzeria, an authentic New York pizzeria; a delightful bite for lunch at Red Hot Philly for cheesesteaks, wings and more; or savoring one of several other restaurants including Panda Express for Asian-inspired cuisine in a fast casual environment; Subway for fresh, delicious, made-to-order sandwiches; Sushi Zenmaru for teriyaki and rolls; Wing Stop for fresh, hot chicken wings, famous fries and delicious sides; Chopstik Express for Chinese fast food in a relaxed setting; Fresh Kabobs, the casual, family-style Indian restaurant; and Mitaki Japanese, featuring quick and fresh Japanese cuisine.

posted by Sarah McCallum