Tickets to a happy Valentine’s Day


Every year around Feb. 14, we offer our lovers chocolates and carnival prizes.

But what about something less artificial than artery clogging candy or cotton filled pets?

This Valentine’s Day, take your special partner somewhere and let us be your guide.
Keith Sweat will be performing R&B live at the Bob Hope Theatre on Feb. 13.

Doors open at 7 p.m., and the concert starts at 8 p.m.

According to, Keith Sweat started off as a worker for the commodities market in the New York Stock Exchange. He sang at nightclubs until he was discovered, and in 1987 he released his debut album Make It Last Forever, which sold four million copies.

Orchestra seating and balcony seating start at $39.50, and balcony seating is $34.50.  All tickets come with an $11.50 fee, and a $4 order charge.  For tickets visit or call (209) 337-4673.

If you’re not interested in a concert, than perhaps you would prefer seeing a play with that special someone.

“In The Mood” is a musical performance at the Charlene Powers Lange Performing Arts Theatre in Lodi that highlights the music and dance of the early 1940s.

The theater is located at Hutchins Street Square, 125 S. Hutchins St., and the doors open at 4 p.m. on Feb. 13.

Adult tickets are between $32-$42, senior tickets range between $30-$40.50, and kids seats are just $15-$18.50.  For tickets, visit

Concerts and plays are all good fun, but maybe you just want a relaxing dinner.

At the Downtown Stockton Marina, The Island Girl is having a Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise.  Participants have a choice of a chicken or beef dinner, and the yacht has musical entertainment, a professional staff and a full premium bar.

The silver package costs $44 a person, and the gold package cost $59.

The gold package comes with premium seating, a complimentary glass of champagne, a complimentary cup of coffee, and a rose for the ladies.  All cruise tickets have a $3.96 sales tax and a $7.75 shipping and handling fee.

The cruise begins at 5:30 p.m., and ends at 8:30 p.m. on Valentine’s Day.  For tickets visit or call (209) 639-4808.