Valentine's Day is coming up and if you live in or near Austin, Texas, you have all kinds of exciting options for how to show your spouse or significant other that you love them. Here are some of the best Valentine's Day events in Austin this year.
How about having a Valentine's date with a little heartbreak? We don't mean this in a bad way. There will be a concert paying homage to three all-time great music acts at Hotel Vegas. The recently-departed Tom Petty will be honored with a tribute to him and his band, The Heartbreakers. New wave titans Talking Heads and disco legends Bee Gees will also be tributed. It's a wonderful way to start dancing and remember some of your favorite songs.
"The Princess Bride" is one of the most enduring romantic movies of our era. A fairytale romance full of thrills and laughs, it's one that's best appreciated on the big screen. Come to the Alamo Drafthouse Mueller on Valentine's night and enjoy the absolute splendor and whimsy to be found in this classic film.
There are few things more romantic than a cruise. If you love Austin, you'll be sure to love a Valentine Dinner Cruise, courtesy of Lone Star Riverboat. All ages are welcome to enjoy this dinner down Lady Bird Lake. Plus, you get to eat some truly delicious fajitas. Win? We know it is.
There are all kinds of dinners around Austin competing for your attention on Valentine's Day. However, we think this one will be pretty special. This cottage-turned-restaurant in the Clarksville neighborhood will have a stunning Valentine's menu to feast upon. Included in the menu is cured Skuna Bay Salmon, filet steak, and flourless chocolate torte. It's enough to get your mouth watering already, isn't it?
This classic film, based on the Truman Capote book, is a wonderful example of the power of love. Featuring an iconic starring performance from Audrey Hepburn, "Breakfast at Tiffany's" has become one of the best-known romantic films. You can enjoy it in drive-in style at Vulcan Video South. Enjoy the laughs and heartfelt moments of this classic film for Valentine's Day.
Cannon + Belle is a farm to table restaurant that's a great place to spend Valentine's Day. For $64 a person, you can have a lovely four-course meal. There are clams, salad, chicken, creme brulee and more to choose from.
What’s more romantic than spending time with your love under the stars? Head over the the Larry K Forrest Memorial Planetarium at the Texas Museum of Science and Technology for a romantic digital, 4k star show. If you can make the last showing at 5 pm., you’ll still have plenty of time for a romantic dinner at your significant other’s favorite restaurant.
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