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Loveland, Colorado: Sweetheart City

Helps the nation celebrate romance by remailing Valentine's Day cards postmarked Loveland -- a Chamber of Commerce project since 1947. Official Valentine card made each year. Local businesses also decorate for V-Day, and a beauty pageant is held.

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446 E. 29th St., Loveland, CO
US Post Office, east of Lincoln Ave on E 29th St. Enclose prestamped, preaddressed Valentines in a large 1st class envelope and mail by Feb 1st to: Postmaster, Attn. Valentines, 446 E. 29th St., Loveland, Colorado 80538-9998
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Sweetheart City

Adorning the lampposts down the road, passing the post offices, are red hearts with little love notes from the community. Really sweet.

[Mallory Billings, 02/28/2015]

The Sweetheart City - Loveland CO.

Sweetheart City

In Loveland, the "Sweetheart City," the US postmaster and Chamber of Commerce in 1947 started to share the romantic name of Loveland with the whole world. With their Loveland Remailing Program, the city lovingly handstamps a cupid's message on valentine envelopes.

To receive their unique Loveland cancellation and Valentine cachet, enclose your prestamped, preaddressed Valentines in a large 1st class envelope and mail to: Postmaster, Attn. Valentines, Loveland, Colorado 80538-9998. Cards must be received by February 9th.

[Carl and Anne, 05/10/1998]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Statue of Liberty ReplicaStatue of Liberty Replica, Loveland, CO - 1 mi.
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In the region:
20-Foot-Tall Concrete Cowboy, Denver, CO - 43 mi.

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