37 Date Ideas That Are Free

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You're young, you're in love, you're ... broke as all heck. But never fear, because there are plenty of date ideas that are free for you to choose from. If you can't think of any right off the bat, you are far from alone — most of us are so used to the typical dinner, dessert, and movie date combo that we have forgotten what life is like outside the dating status quo. But if you are willing to shake things up, there are plenty of ways to keep things fun and fresh without making your bank account weep.

Maybe you're digging that lazy weekend vibe and have no desire to leave the apartment, or maybe you're both antsy to get out and explore — either way, there are plenty of things you can do close to home or out in the great big world that will bring you closer together, without breaking either of your budgets. For your next date night, challenge yourselves to any one of these 37 free date ideas, and see just how easy it is to have a fun, unique outing that will not only save you money, but help you learn more about each other and your world.

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