No dream date this Valentine’s Day? Check out dream cars instead.

Dream Riders depart for a seven day ride to Farmington, Connecticut as twenty Special Olympians wave signs of support Saturday Aug. 15, 2015 at PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens. Twenty eight motorcycles, with thirty five riders, will make stops along the way to raise funds for Special Olympics Palm Beach. Riders and Special Olympians will reunite in Farmington for a three day event that will involve 25,000 motorcycle riders from across the nation. This is the third annual ride by the Dream Riders representing Palm Beach County. (Bill Ingram / Palm Beach Post)

Dream Riders depart for a seven day ride to Farmington, Connecticut as twenty Special Olympians wave signs of support Saturday Aug. 15, 2015 at PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens. Twenty eight motorcycles, with thirty five riders, will make stops along the way to raise funds for Special Olympics Palm Beach. (Bill Ingram / Palm Beach Post)

Forget about the box of chocolates and the bouquet of flowers.

Whether you’re looking for creative ways to impress your date, or you don’t have one and are looking for something to do on Valentine’s Day weekend, this might be a good option for you.

Hundreds of vintage and classic cars, plus three exotic collections, will be on display 6:30 to 11 p.m. Feb. 13 in showrooms at 14930 Corporate Road South, Palm Beach Gardens. The Dream Ride Cars & Cocktails gala includes a curated tour of the Larry Wilson collection, catered dinner, cocktails and lots of love from Special Olympics athletes, according to a news release.

Tickets are available online here for $250.

The Dream Ride is the main event of the Hometown Foundation, which supports military causes, children in need, people with intellectual disabilities and life threatening illness, emergency response personnel, and animal rescue, according to its website. The ride has raised more than $3.5 million in the past 15 years.

Dream Ride organizers made a video to say more about what they do: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8xkROs8-l0&feature=youtu.be.

 

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