Is there anything worse than taking a girl out to dinner on a first date, glancing at the wine list and realizing you’re about to shell out $50 before you’ve even ordered anything to eat? And even worse: figuring out within 15 minutes that the chick isn’t remotely your type. A great first date doesn’t have to break the bank—we’ll prove it. From farm-fresh cuisine to embracing your inner animal lover, here are 15 awesome (and unique) date ideas that will cost you less than $50.