Are you looking for something fun or romantic to do with your other half on a rainy weekend? Perhaps you’re sick of going to the cinema or eating out but sitting on the sofa watching Netflix at home is getting boring. Whether you are looking for a cheaper date alternative to save money or want something to do on a rainy day that means you don’t need to leave the house, check out these ideas that you might like. 


Playing games is a great way to spend a rainy day as an adult and it’s even better if you can kick back and do it together as a couple. There are plenty of multi-player games that you can play together including video games, card games, board games, and more – the list is endless. Whether you want to fire up your Xbox and play a game like Mortal Kombat against each other or want something more strategic like chess, playing a game together can be a fun way to pass the time and an interesting at-home date idea. 

Learn to Dance:

Clear out your living room and make some space for dancing. Whether you’re practicing for something special or just want to get moving and dancing more together, this can be a fun way to spend your time at home and there are loads of fun dance tutorials on YouTube that you can use to learn a wide range of different dance styles and techniques from the comfort of your own home. 

Take an Online Cooking Class:

If you enjoy going out for meals together but don’t want to spend a lot of money on food this weekend, why not try an online cooking class so that you can get together and practice making your favourite cuisine? Today, you can find a huge range of online cooking classes to choose from thanks to the COVID19 pandemic since they really increased in popularity among people looking for something new to do at home. Instead of spending money at your favourite fancy restaurant, learn how to cook your favourite dishes at home instead. 

Create Some Art Together:

Getting creative together can be a fun way to boost your bond as a couple and reduce some of the stress that you might be feeling after a long week at work. Getting creative can be anything that you want it to be, whether you take online art classes together, follow an online tutorial to paint pictures to put up in your home or just play it by ear and let your creative juices flow. All you need is some canvases and paints and remember that making art isn’t about perfection – it’s all about expressing yourself, so create anything that you want. 

If you’re looking for something to do with your significant other on a rainy weekend and don’t want to spend a huge amount of money, there are plenty of options to consider that you can do at home for less. Avoid the standard stuff you’ve done hundreds of times before and try one of these interesting home date ideas.