RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- No need to worry about cook and clean this holiday, it's time to pamper yourself and your loved one, and leave the dishes to the professionals. Several local groups are ready to help make your Valentine's Day extra special.
Start your day with a little pampering and spa treatment at the Atlantis Casino Resort's Spa. Spa director Bailey Polifka invites guests to come and enjoy a day of relaxation whether that be just for one or even as a couple.
"What's unique about our spa is that we have treatments from around the world so you can really spa around the world here in Reno, Nevada," Polifka says.
Some of the spa's specials for the month include, the Sparkling Champagne Antioxidant Scrub, Pure Love Pedicure, and Lovers’ Lomi Lomi. The spa is open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Valentine's Day. For reservations, call 775-954-4135.
Charlie Palmer's Steakhouse is turning up the romance this Valentine's Day for you and your sweetheart. Executive Chef David Holman gave sneak peak at the meals the restaurant is planning for the holiday. Holman says they are preparing dozens of 40 oz. steaks for a special couples dinner. To top of the delicious meal, each couple will be sent home with a gourmet donuts. For reservations, call 775-789-2456.
No Valentine's Day is complete without a little bit of chocolate from local favorite Sweets Handmade Candies. The candy shop offers a large selection of high quality seasonal and unique handmade treats. Customers can choose from a variety of beautiful and thoughtfully arranged baskets. New this year, Sweets Handmade Candies owner Becky Cavender says they will be using organic strawberry's from Whole Foods for their popular chocolate dipped strawberries. The shop is located at 4991 South Virginia Street. For more information, call 775-827-8270.