Loveland Chamber of Commerce

Sweetheart Festival

Sweetheart Festival
Love, Locks and Lights
Feb. 8th & 9th
Downtown Loveland
Loveland, CO 80538

The nation’s Sweetheart City, Loveland, Colorado just got sweeter for Valentine’s Day with the launch of the inaugural Loveland Sweetheart Festival – Love, Locks and Lights.

For more than 70 years, Loveland has embraced sweethearts near and far and invites families and lovers across the world to gather in downtown Loveland to celebrate valentine season with love, lights and one of the largest Love Lock sculptures in the U.S. Join us Feb. 8-9, 2019 in downtown Loveland for free fun for the entire family.


  • Lock your Love with the largest love lock sculpture in the U.S., sitting at over 30 feet. Attendees can purchase and lock their own Sweetheart Festival lock, expressing their love in the Sweetheart City.
  • Sweetheart Steampunk Love Art Gallery on 4th Street
  • For the Love of Chocolate and Beer tastings inside the Palace of Sweets including local valentine beer Bleeding Heart
  • Sweetheart Classic 4 Miler ending at the festival
  • Mapping projection laser shows each night
  • Lost Love luminarias
  • Art installations/interactive art displays
  • Bands & other musical performances including a performance by Spinphony
  • Snowzilla Jr., the only one of it’s kind in the U.S. and Canada.  This inflatable slide is made for adults and children.
  • Contests where children up to age four can participate in the  Little Miss Valentine and Little Mr. Cupid contest.


Schedule coming soon...


Whether you are looking for a hotel and spa package, western getaway, or a place to getaway for the weekend, several package options are available.

$119 at Embassy Suites Loveland Hotel & Spa, includes bottle of champagne and a box of truffles
$99 at Hampton Inn, includes chocolate-covered strawberries
$102 at Fairfield Inn and Suites, includes chocolate-covered strawberries
$109 at Residence Inn and Suites, includes chocolate-covered strawberries

You must use the links above (or call the hotel directly) to secure these special rates!