Are you the type of guy who avoids the ordinary? Who wants to give her a surprise she’ll never expect? Maybe you should consider a summer proposal! We’ve narrowed it down to our top 6 summer proposal ideas to help you plan the one just right for her...
Plan a Weekend Getaway
Is she the adventurous type? Then a weekend getaway might be just the ticket. Try planning a romantic trip to a nearby city. Take her by complete surprise and plan the entire weekend from start to finish. Take her on a shopping trip. Enjoy a walk downtown. End it with a beautiful dinner at a restaurant with a fantastic culinary experience and pop the question there. Or take a day trip to a local winery to enjoy a peaceful, intimate day together. Bring along a picnic lunch and the ring, and you’re all set. If you’re needing some close, drive-away locations, check out our blog here.
Go On a Romantic Ice Cream Date
Plan a simple date to your favorite local ice-creamery. Make sure it’s her favorite spot with all her favorite flavors and toppings. And, pop the question in between bites. Sweeten the deal and have a friend or family member nearby to take pictures.
Host a Summer Party
Get-togethers with friends and family are a great way to spend your summer nights. So, gather your friends and family together for a party, and pop the question in front of all those you love and care about the most. You’ll have plenty of close friends and family nearby to snap photos as you give her her biggest surprise of the summer.
Go to a Drive-In Movie
Summertime is the best time to go to the movies. It’s when all of the best movies get released, right?! So, take her to the drive-in to see that romantic flick, or sci-fi, she has been dying to see. Enjoy a night under the stars then ask her to marry you just as the movie ends. You’re sure to bring a tear to her eye with the diamond engagement ring she’s been dreaming of.
Head Into The Great Outdoors
If she’s a sucker for the great outdoors, southern Indiana is one of the best places to be. We’re surrounded by tons of beautiful wooded acreage, historic parks and campgrounds--each full of fun outdoor activities to take on together, like hiking, horseback riding or boating. Plan a day or weekend in the great outdoors - try Audubon Park or Harmonie State Park, and don’t forget to pack the ring. Ask her to spend forever with you as you finish up that hike or trail ride.
Head out to the Fair
She’s a farm girl. You’re a good-ole country boy. Your dates typically consist of campfires or going mudding in the truck. If this sounds like you, then most likely one of you favorite things about summer is heading up to the county fair. And, why not make this year’s trip to the fair one she’ll never forget?! Take her for a ride on the ferris wheel and propose as you float above the crowd. Or, check out this year’s entertainment in the grandstands and pop the question during her favorite love song. Whether she’s adventurous, enjoys romantic and intimate settings or is a farm girl who enjoys getting a little dirty, we’re confident that she’ll be overjoyed with your summer proposal. And, if you’re still looking for the perfect ring, head to The Diamond Galleria to view the largest selection of loose diamonds and designer engagement rings in the tri-state! PLUS, stop in before May 15 to shop our Storewide Clearance Sale! Our entire store is 20-70% OFF - engagement rings included!* *Some exclusions apply. See store for details.