Dallas may not be Paris, but it’s still a city full of romance if you’re looking for it. Regardless of your views on Valentine’s Day it’s undeniably a great excuse to shower yourself and/or loved ones with lots of appreciation, love, and gifts. Whether you’re single, boo’d up, or somewhere in that it’s complicated stage, I got you covered. Here are 14 Things to Do in Dallas For Valentine’s Day + Weekend.
14 Things To Do In Dallas For Valentine’s Day + Weekend
Single Things to Do for Valentine’s Day
Be My Valentines Bash – *SINGLES EVENT* – Single this Valentines Day? Don’t worry, I got you. Relish, is hosting a speed dating event at Veritas Wine Room in Dallas. This is a fun way to get out on Valentines Day without the pressure of having a plus one with you. Tickets are $35.90, you can purchase them here.
Shred Your Ex – *SINGLES EVENT* – Bowl&Barrel Dallas is hosting a slightly bitter, yet fun, Single Awareness Party on Valentine’s Day. Attendees are encouraged to bring a picture of their ex to shred while enjoying free apps. Bowling nor drinks are included in this free event. For more info, you can go here.
Party @ The Rustic – *SINGLES EVENT* – The Rustic is celebrating Single Awareness Day in the best way they know how, with live music and good drinks! The event is FREE and starting at 6:00 pm the first 50 attendees will be flooded with bags full of freebies and free shots! 7:00 pm is when the DJ starts playing all the best break-up songs. If you’re ready to mingle, Bumble will be in the building to break the ice. Go here for more info.
Affordable Things to Do for Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Party @ Cedar Canyon Dude Ranch – This is an adult event that’ll have food, drinks, and live music in a super cute venue! If you live near the Lancaster area, this is a good date night option for you and your boo. Tickets start at $30, you can purchase them here.
Champagne & Chocolate @ Saint Rocco’s – Located in Trinity Groves, Saint Rocco’s is the perfect place for a cute Italian dinner any night. For Valentines Day, they’re hosting a rooftop event for couple’s to enjoy champagne and a variety of chocolates with a great view of the Dallas Skyline. Tickets are $30, you can purchase them here.
Haunted Valentine’s – Not into the romance of private dinners and flight nights? Don’t worry, I got you. Moxley Manor, located in Bedford, is hosting their 9th annual Valentine’s Day haunted house! The haunted house is open FRIDAY (2/15/19) and SATURDAY (2/16/19) from 7:30 pm to 10 pm. Tickets are $25/ per person, they can be purchased here.
My Vegan Valentine – V-Eats in Trinity Groves is hosting a special 4-course dinner for singles and couples. So if you’re dateless but still craving some vegan food with a cute view, they’ve got you covered. This is an RSVP only event with certain time slots so make sure to book accordingly. Tickets are $37.5 for singles or $75 for couples, taxes and tips included in price. You can grab tickets here.
Funny Valentine’s – Not able to get off on Thursday or need Valentine’s weekend plans? Cedric The Entertainer is going to be in Dallas for one night on 2/16/19 at the Music Hall at Fair Park. If you like stand up comedy, he’s one of the best. And even if you don’t, this will be a good date night for you and bae. Tickets start at $69 and can be purchased here.
Lavish Things to Do for Valentine’s Day
Dinner @ The Pyramid – For those of you feeling fancy, head downtown to the Pyramid. Located inside the Fairmont Dallas, the head chef is creating a special 4-course menu for couples to enjoy Valentines Day and weekend. Tickets are pricey, starting at $195, you can purchase them here.
Dallas by Chocolate Tours – Offering several different bus tours, Dallas by Chocolate has created a name for themselves. For Valentine’s Day they will offer chocolate bus tours (wine included), chocolate + champagne tours, AND TACOS + MARGS bus tours! Ticket prices vary so for more information, check out their site.
Dinner + Flight Night – Really want to impress your Valentine? Take them to Delta Charlie’s for a three-course dinner and a scenic private flight over Dallas! This is a fun way to do something intimate and different for your Valentine. If you want to book, you can go here, I’d do it soon! PS – *If you want to save some money, you can often find a good deal on Groupon for their dinner and flight package but it can’t be used during Valentine’s Day/weekend.*
Hot Air Balloon Ride – Really want to lay on the romance for your Valentine? Book a private hot air balloon ride for the two of you to enjoy. Don’t worry, prices include a certified pilot so you can focus completely on your Valentine. Want to pop the question? They have a package for that! More info can be found on their site, here. All flights depart from McKinney, just north of Dallas.
Family Things to Do for Valentine’s Day
Spend the Day @ Klyde Warren Park – Need to take the kids outside to blow off some steam? Head to my favorite downtown park, Klyde Warren. Every Thursday they have food trucks, a great playground and some really nice views. The kids will be full and worn out just in time for date night 🙂
Get Wild @ The Dallas Zoo – On 2/9-2/10, from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, you can pack up the kids and bring them to the Dallas Zoo for some crafts, live music, and of course, all the animals! It’s still the winter months for the Zoo so tickets are super cheap at $8 for adults and children, those under 2 are FREE! For more tickets, go here.
I hope you receive and give all the love you deserve this Valentine’s Day! Oh, and if need Valentine ideas for the little(s) still, I got you covered with this post.
Happy Valentine’s Day!