How These Celeb Parents Spent Their First Date Night After Welcoming a Baby

By Elise Sole

As a parent, date night is a huge deal — even if you can reorganize your schedule and afford a babysitter, spending time away from your kids can be both fraught and freeing.

And Hollywood parents know the drill! The following celebrities also eased into date night with low-key dinners, a comedy club, or just hung out at home while leaving Grandma to babysit.

“We went out to dinner at this lovely restaurant, and we weren’t gone for more than an hour before we were talking about Grace and showing the waiter her photos,” Bindi Irwin told People.


Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik took quality time together three weeks after the arrival of their daughter Khai with a home-cooked dinner for two.

Two months after their son Archie was born, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry walked the red carpet for the London premiere of The Lion King

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott enjoyed a meal with friends at Nobu Malibu three weeks after the birth of their daughter Stormi in 2018.

Former Bachelor star Melissa Rycroft and her husband Tye Strickland waited five months to hit a party after welcoming their daughter Ava in 2011.

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian connected as a couple parents three weeks after the birth of daughter Olympia in 2017, but they couldn’t quite relax in her absence.

In 2017, Mad Max: Fury Road star Megan Gale posted a selfie en route to dinner with fiancé Shaun Hampson two weeks after the birth of their daughter Rosie.

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling hit the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, where comedian Don Rickles was performing, four months after welcoming their first child Esmeralda Amada in 2014, reported Us Weekly.

Less than a month after welcoming twins Ella and Alexander in 2017, George and Amal Clooney went for a quiet dinner at Gatto Nero in Lake Como, Italy.

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