Wednesday, February 11, 2015

How Much Do You Know About Valentine's Day?

The most romantic holiday of the year is just a few days away. Everyone is deciding on that perfect Valentine's Day gift, whether it be a dozen roses or a box of chocolates. In preparation for the holiday, Summerset Inn Resort brings you some Valentine's Day trivia. How much do you know about this annual celebration of love?

Valentine's Day Trivia

1. What state produces the majority of America's roses?

A. California
B. Nebraska
C. Florida
D. Tennessee

2. What percentage of flowers bought on Valentine's Day are bought by men?

A. 90%
B. 85%
C. 70%
D. 65%

3. If a woman sees a robin on Valentine's Day, what kind of man will she marry? 

A. Teacher
B. Gardener
C. Sailor
D. Doctor

4. Conversation hearts were first made by what company? 

A. Necco
B. Hershey's
C. Brach's
D. Nestle

5. What state has a town called Valentine? 

A. Missouri
B. Texas
C. Nebraska
D. Pennsylvania

6. What color M&M is thought to be an aphrodisiac? 

A. Pink
B. Green
C. Red
D. Blue

7. In what year was Valentine's Day declared an official holiday? 

A. 1537
B. 1645
C. 1722
D. 1621

8. How much does the average American spend on Valentine's Day? 

A. $100
B. $75
C. $50
D. $25

9. Approximately how many roses are sold over a three day period around Valentine's Day? 

A. 1 million
B. 70 million
C. 20 million
D. 100 million

10. What was the price of original Valentine's Day cards in the late 1800s, before automated printing was established? 

A. $20
B. $35
C. $15
D. $10

1. A - California
2. D - 65%
3. C - Sailor
4. A - Necco
5. C - Nebraska
6. B - Green
7. A - 1537
8. B - $75
9. D - 100 million
10. B - $35

Spring is almost here, which means Summerset Inn Resort will be opening soon! For a unique Valentine's gift, why not purchase a vacation for that special someone. Our waterfront resort at the Lake of the Ozarks provides the perfect place to getaway for the weekend or a week. Contact us today at 573-348-5073 to setup a reservation!

Summerset Inn Resort & Villas
1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065

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