Top 5 places in Washington DC to pick up a sweet treat for Valentine’s Day!

February 13, 2019. Category: Sweet Treats, uncategorized, Valentine's Day

With Valentine’s Day and Galentine’s Day this week, we thought it would be fun to put together a list of some of our favorite local places in Washington DC that you can pick up the perfect sweet treat for the love of your life or even your bestie! If you are not local, don’t worry many of these amazing retailers ship nationwide!


You can’t go wrong with ordering some delicious cupcakes from Georgetown Cupcake not only does the line still go around the block for those who are willing to wait that long for one of these sweet confections, they not only have lots of valentines day cupcakes specials, but they also ship nationwide.

A. Dominick Events favorite cupcake place. Georgetown Cupcakes, Valentine's Day, Sweet Treats

District Doughnut

Who doesn’t love donuts, conversation hearts and flowers on Valentine’s Day? If you said yes to all or any of those District Doughnut is where you need to go this valentine’s day. They are partnering with with #MadeInDC locals Ash To Oak to bring you doughnuts and floral arrangements. Choose the doughnut box. For chocolatey deliciousness, the Box of Chocolates is the move. For cutesy miniature doughnuts, check out the Conversation Hearts Minis. Each box comes with a ribbon, rose, and personalized note.

A. Dominick Events favorite Donut place in Washington DC. Flowers and Donuts, Valentine's Day


Buttercream Bakeshop in Washington, DC, is celebrating famous women’s voices in a limited-edition Valentine’s Day confection treat. #WomenCrushWednesday Bars featuring six confection queens: Michelle Obama, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Chrissy Teigen, Mindy Kaling, Samantha Bee and Kristen Bell, with one of their famous sayings on decadent fudge brownie bites topped with whipped coconut pudding buttercream. – Don’t walk – run to get your hands on one these or all six!

One of A. Dominick Events favorite bakeries, valentine's day treats, sweet treats. Washington DC

Fluffy Thoughts Cakes

Known locally for their variety of delicious treats and their famous wedding cakes! Fluffy Thoughts Cakes located in Mclean Virginia has some really cute sweet options for Valentine’s Day. From conversation heart macaroons, to a variety of Valentine’s Day Card cookies like the StarWars inspired “Yoda one for me” or “We go together like bacon and eggs”, to mini heart cakes, the possibilities are endless and delicious!

Fluffy Thoughts Cakes. Best cake shop in DC. A. Dominick top pick, Valentine's Day


How sweet is this? Did you know that the luxury candy store Sugarfina has boutique locations in Bethesda, Tysons Corner and Union Station and that they have a sweet new way to send the perfect, personalized gift that that is easy for you, fun for the person you want to surprise, called a Candy Drop? You pick the box, and then they get to pick their favorite candies, which are then delivered straight to their front door, making gifting sweet and simple. Luxury candy gift instantly, or schedule it for the future like Valentine’s day!

How sweet it is. A. Dominick Events favorite candy store. Sugarfina, valentine's day treats

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

February 14, 2017. Category: Valentine's Day

Wishing you a wonderful Valentine’s Day filled with love, laughter and hopefully something extra sweet!

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Be Mine!

February 14, 2016. Category: Valentine's Day

Whether you’re entertaining for two or hosting a get together with some of your closest girlfriends, we put together a few tips for to make your entertaining this Valentine’s Day as easy as possible so you can spend more time with the ones your love!

1. Since Valentine’s Day is a Sunday this year, why not host a Valentine’s brunch? Yummy bites and an at home flower arranging lesson would be a blast!  You can sip mimosa’s and champagne while you create a gorgeous masterpiece that you get take home with you, and let’s be honest what girl doesn’t want flowers on valentines day!


Photography: Karen Kaper 

2.  We love a theme and Valentine’s Day is no exception, especially when it comes to hosting a fun get together with your girlfriends. To eliminate the over thinking of what to serve, why not not create a signature cocktail or two!

Signature CocktailAbby Jiu-2

Photography: Abby Jiu

3. Creating a romantic wine tasting at home is a great way to celebrate the holiday without fighting crowds.  A romantic twist on your typical wine tasting is to do a Rosé tasting.

Rose Tasting Karen Kaper

Photography: Karen Kaper


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