It's always very difficult to plan first dates, but it seems even harder to do so if you don't like to drink. Now, your date may like drinking, but here are some alternative first date ideas you can plan right here in Montreal that will assure both of you a fabulous time!\nREAD ALSO: Montreal Is Getting Tim Hortons Food Trucks Downtown\nThere is something on this list for every type of date you can imagine! From food, to athletics, or to learning, I can assure you that you will be planning at least a few second dates afterward. So, start texting that special someone and getting down to a first date minus the drinks.\n1. Forget About Drinks And Go For Chocolate Shots\nA photo posted by Baby Chick Around The World ?? (@jsrmz_) on Nov 21, 2016 at 5:15pm PST\n1255 Rue Bishop\nInstead of Drinking: enjoy a sweet chocolaty dessert at C'chocolat! I suggest surprising them with a chocolate bomb and a sweet milkshake for a sweet like candy date.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 10/10 (the way into a girls heart is always chocolate)\nFacebook\n2. Forget About Drinks And Go To An Escape Game\nA photo posted by A/MAZE Montreal Escape Game (@amazemontreal) on Aug 8, 2016 at 7:14am PDT\n3550 St-Jacques\nInstead of Drinking: enjoy a fun first date by signing up for an escape game at A/Maze. You and your date pick a scenario and try to solve it together!\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9/10 (you will get to know your date and see how you guys can work together but things can get pretty competitive)\nWebsite + Facebook Page\n3. Forget About Drinks And Go Watch The Sunset At Mount Royal\nMontreal skyline to end this Sunday ?? #Canada #montrealA photo posted by ameliac (@ameliac) on Dec 4, 2016 at 3:22pm PST\nInstead of Drinking: enjoy a beautiful winter sunset on the top of Mount Royal. This is pretty intimate but an easy peasy first date for those with cars and a good personality since you will be doing a lot of talking!\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9/10 ( might be a tad chilly!)\n4. Forget About Drinks And Go To A Cooking Class\nthe squad cookin' up a storm at yesterday's team-building event! #crew #culture #montreal #vancouverA photo posted by Pronexia Inc. (@pronexia) on Sep 1, 2016 at 3:43am PDT\n444 Saint-Francois-Xavier\nInstead of Drinking: show off your cooking skills by going to a cooking class at Ateliers & Saveurs! Not only will you guys make food but also eat it after ( a win-win situation if the food you make turns out right)\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9.5/10 (knives may be dangerous if you are clumsy )\nFacebook\n5. Forget About Drinks And Go Skating\nA photo posted by Alessandra D'Onofrio (@adonofrioo) on Jan 12, 2016 at 4:28pm PST\nInstead of Drinking: get your winter romance on and take that special person skating in Old Montreal. This is a beautiful first date and great for the holidays\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9/10 ( might be a tad chilly!)\nofficial website\n6. Forget About Drinks And Go To The Shooting Range\nA photo posted by Tir du soleil ? (@tirdusoleil) on Nov 30, 2016 at 3:00pm PST\n5186 Queen-Mary\nInstead of Drinking: shoot your way into your date's heart by taking them to Tir du Soleil! This is a fun activity during winter and a great way to have fun without being forced to just stare at each other over a dinner table.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 8/10 ( can get competitive, and even with rubber bullets, BE SAFE!)\nWebsite\n7. Forget About Drinks And Go Surfing\nA photo posted by ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀OASIS SURF (@oasissurf) on Apr 10, 2015 at 6:58am PDT\nSuite 01, 9520 Boulevard Leduc\nInstead of Drinking: show your date how much you love summer! Take them to Oasis surf for some fun in the imaginary sun!\nFirst Date Appropriate: 8.5/10 ( might be uncomfortable at first if you don;t know how to surf )\nFacebook\n8. Forget About Drinks And Go To Le Ceramic Cafe\nA photo posted by chantal (@chantysthilaire) on Oct 11, 2016 at 3:08pm PDT\n4338 St Denis, Montréal, QC H2J 2K8\nInstead of Drinking:show your date your creative side and bring them painting! You can sit back, relax, and enjoy each other's company,\nFirst Date Appropriate: 10/10\nWebsite\n9. Forget About Drinks And Go Rock Climbing\nA photo posted by @allezupmtl on Dec 6, 2016 at 10:32am PST\n1555 Rue St-Patrick\nInstead of Drinking: head down to Allez Up for some athletic fun! This is a great way to see that sporty side of your date while getting a workout.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9/10 ( going to be sweaty!)\nFacebook\n10. Forget About Drinks And Go For A Spa Day\nA photo posted by Nicole (@colebrass) on Feb 15, 2016 at 2:29pm PST\nVieux-Port de Montréal, Entrée McGill Coin De la Commune et McGill\nInstead of Drinking: head down to Allez Up for some athletic fun! This is a great way to see that sporty side of your date while getting a workout.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 8/10 ( might be a bit too much for a first date)\nWebsite\n11. Forget About Drinks And Go Skiing\nA photo posted by Alexandra Goulet (@alexandragoulet_) on Mar 4, 2016 at 7:56am PST\nHow Far: 1 hour and a half\nInstead of Drinking: head down to Mont-Tremblant for some skiing fun! This is a great way to get close to your date and see what you have in common.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9/10\nFor More Information\n12. Forget About Drinks And Go To The Montreal Museum Of Fine Arts\nA photo posted by Courtney Revie (@courtneyrevie) on Dec 5, 2016 at 7:57am PST\nInstead of Drinking: show your date that smart side by taking them to the latest exhibit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 8/10\nWebsite\n13. Forget About Drinks And Go On A Helicopter Ride\nA photo posted by Hirsch (@h_galette) on Oct 27, 2016 at 8:55am PDT\nPrice: 20 min = $300//30 min = $430// 60 min = $865\nInstead of Drinking: fly over Montreal on your first date! Not only will this assure you a second date, but it will also show that special someone how interested you are in them considering the price.\nFirst Date Appropriate: 8.5/10 (might seem too extravagant)\nWebsite\n14. Forget About Drinks And Go To Mont-Tremblant Village\nA photo posted by Explore Canada (@explorecanada) on Sep 29, 2016 at 4:09am PDT\n537 Montée Ryan, Mont-Tremblant, QC\nInstead of Drinking: head down to Mont-Tremblant village for a little road trip. You guys can enjoy a beautiful dinner, walk in the snow, or maybe add a spa day!\nFirst Date Appropriate: 8.5/10\n15. Forget About Drinks And Go Go-Karting & Paint Balling\nA photo posted by maggy cyr (@_maggy.xo) on Jul 1, 2016 at 2:15pm PDT\nInstead of Drinking: Head down to Action 500 for a race to 2017! it is literally open 24 HOURS! Yes, you heard me! You can ride all night and make some good memories! Here is a Groupon to save up to 67% off your next ride!\nFirst Date Appropriate: 9/10\nWebsite\nAdd mtlblog on Snapchat.