Some gift ideas for that special someone


With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, local couples are beginning their search for the perfect gifts to show their loved ones they care. For those in need of ideas, the Recorder has compiled the following gift guide to help make it a holiday to remember.


The Alhambra Theatre & Dining

For the avid theater-goer, an evening at the Alhambra could be the perfect gift. Upcoming 2018 season shows include “Little Shop of Horrors,” “Five Guys Named Moe,” “A Fox on the Fairway,” “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” “Kiss Me Kate,” “Do Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?” “1776” and “Elf.” Tickets include the cost of parking, dinner and the show. Celebration packages can also be purchased to make the night extra special for that special someone. For tickets and additional information, call (904) 641-1212 or visit


The Jacksonville Icemen

Surprise your favorite sports fan with tickets to watch Jacksonville’s minor league hockey team, the Jacksonville Icemen, tear up the ice at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. In addition to single-game tickets, season tickets are also available for purchase, starting at $380. For tickets and additional information, visit


Peterbrooke Chocolatier

What’s Valentine’s Day without chocolate? For those sweethearts with a sweet tooth, a basket of assorted, chocolate-dipped pretzels, popcorn, Oreos and more will satisfy their cravings. With several locations throughout the Jacksonville area – including a Ponte Vedra Beach location at 333 Village Main St., Unit 650 – Peterbrooke is a convenient place to pick out the perfect Valentine’s Day gift basket. For a detailed list of offerings, visit


The Spa at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club

Know someone who could use a relaxing retreat? The Spa at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club offers a variety of packages perfect for pampering both you and your loved one. For example, starting at $330, the “Couples Massage” package includes an aromatherapy steam and soak and a full-body massage. The indulgent “Romantic Rendezvous” and “Lucky in Love” packages offer additional treatments as well, starting at $450 and $595, respectively. Couples Suite services are enjoyed in a private treatment room for two, and guests also receive access to the spa’s other amenities. For appointments and additional information, call (904) 273-7700 or visit