Whether you have a weekend away or just a night where the babysitter is willing to stay a little late, Cheyenne is a great stop for your next date night! We here at Visit Cheyenne are here to give you some date night ideas for the next time you're out with your special someone!


Settle In: Ideal Places for Date Night Near Cheyenne

When you’re visiting Cheyenne, or if you’re a local couple looking for a mini staycation for a date night, you have plenty of options. There are multiple chain hotels in the city, but when it comes to those unique spots to get something special, there’s a few places that can fit the bill. Little America Hotel and Resort tends to set the standard when it comes to hotels in the area, having everything you need for a potential date night in place, including its own well-loved restaurant, golf course, coffee shop and bar. 

For a more intimate stay, take a journey in Cheyenne’s aristocratic past with the Nagle Warren Mansion Bed and Breakfast. This restored 1880’s mansion offers multiple rooms  for couples, and includes a luxurious gourmet breakfast. 


Grab a Bite: The Top Romantic Restaurants in Cheyenne

Food and drink is where Cheyenne’s nightlife really shines. From steak to burgers, beer to craft cocktails, luxe to value, you can find something you’ll love in the Capitol City. 

The Little Bear Inn is a prime spot to find steak with a great atmosphere away from the hustle of town. Napoli’s offers authentic Italian food, while Wyoming’s Rib and Chop House has a touch of everything on a luxurious scale. 

If finding a place for a nice drink is what you’re after on date night, try the Paramount Ballroom, where you can find craft cocktails made with Wyoming spirits.


Catch a Show: Cheyenne Wyoming Nightlife at its Finest

Sometimes a night out calls for some of Cheyenne’s chic nightlife and entertainment. Admire The Lincoln’s beautiful interior while sipping on crafts and drafts from the bar while local and national entertainment hit the stage. Just around the corner is Dillinger’s, a bar with a delectable selection of cocktails and a side of live comedy and indie tunes. 

If the high-end scene isn’t your flavor, the Outlaw Saloon has both an outside and an indoor stage surrounded by pool tables and slot machines that will keep you entertained all evening at the massive Wyoming-sized venue. You can also dance the night away to old country tunes at the Bunkhouse Bar and Grill every Friday and Saturday night. Also on Fridays and Saturdays, Railspur in the West Edge offers cocktails featuring Laramie County’s own Pine Bluffs Distilling and transforms into a nightclub, complete with DJ’s and live music, on Friday and Saturday nights. 

If finding an all out show is what you’re hoping for, look to the Historic Atlas Theater where Cheyenne Little Theater puts on plays and musicals throughout the year. The Cheyenne Civic Center also hosts big name musicians and broadway plays throughout all four seasons.


Re-Kindle Your Youth: Unique Date Ideas in Cheyenne

What’s better for a date night than finding your inner child? Flippers Family Arcade has the best selection of games in town alongside a fully-stocked bar. Grab a drink and some snacks while you play pinball, racing, air hockey and more!

You can also catch a movie at the Capitol Cinema’s newly built Club 21, an exclusive club just for those over the age of 21. They have an expanded menu sure to make your stomach growl, an incoming drink menu, and an environment that is perfect for getting away from the kids for a while.


Sleep Under the Stars: Experience Natural Beauty with Outdoor Date Night Ideas Near Cheyenne

As the weather in Cheyenne cools with the onset of fall, it’s a perfect time to go camping and sleep underneath the Milky Way at Curt Gowdy State Park. Whether you want to backpack into the hills to find the perfect spot or find a cozy place next to the reservoirs, Curt Gowdy has a variety of places to pitch your tent and curl up under a million stars!