Whether you have a special someone or prefer to fly solo, there are so many opportunities to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year in the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex.
TEXRail and Grapevine Vintage Railroad Presents the Sweetheart Wine Train
This event is taking place, Friday, February 10th from 7:00 - 9:30pm. Tickets are $50 per person and it is highly recommended to make your reservation ahead of time.
The Sweetheart Wine Train ticket includes:
Two (2) 4-ounce glasses* of fine Texas wine;
Souvenir wine glass;
Individually portioned savory bites with dessert (Vegetarian/Gluten-free option available);
Single red rose for all ladies
*Additional wine available for purchase
Texas Harvest Wine Tasting at Dallas Farmer’s Market
Wine Tasting is BACK and bigger than ever! There will be over 10+ wineries at The Shed for their Texas Harvest Wine Tasting on February 11th. Vineyards will represent over 40 selections of local wines. Enjoy 20 tastings, charcuteries, live music, all the local shopping, live interactive art, food and more! This event is likely to sell out! Get your tickets for the perfect Valentine’s date, Galentine's and perfect friend hangout. Be sure to pre-order your @peace.love.cheese Cheese Plates HERE!! Saturday, February 11th @ 1-5PM at The Shed.
$50 Admission Includes:
Wine sampling from local wineries and commemorative glass. Wine pairings + bottles available separately from fine local makers.
Valentine’s Day at The Beast & Co
Join The Beast & Co as Chef Michael Arlt and his team exclusively offer two, 7-course tasting menus- "Omnivore" and "Herbivore".
Pricing: Omnivore- $90/person, Herbivore-$75/person.
Tickets are $0 due today, total is determined upon your menu selection at the restaurant.
Groups of 5 or more please call the restaurant for assistance with booking.
Please allow 2 hours for your dining experience.
Optional wine pairing is available for $65/per tasting.
Valentine’s Date Night at Roots Fort Worth
Join us for an elegant date night for Valentine's Day on February 14th from 6:30pm - 9:30pm. Skip the line, skip the fuss.
Event will be held at Roots Fort Worth venue at 1416 N. Main Street | Fort Worth, TX 76164 (parking lot is located behind the building on N. Commerce)
Doors open at 6:30pm - Cocktails served on the patio
Dinner service begins at 7pm
All tables will be private 2 top tables. 4 tops available upon request.
Galentine’s Day Ideas
This “Sip & Shop” event is February 11th from Noon - 3:30 pm. This event is a self-guided tour with samplings of mimosas at each shop shown on the map. The check-in tent is at the entrance of Deep Ellum Outdoor Artisan Market, 2803 Main Street, Dallas. Upon check-in, guests receive a mimosa glass, passport map, and wristband. There are so many new hidden gems to stop and shop with no additional purchase.
There are over 15 participating stores and include the Deep Ellum Outdoor Market with over 50 vendors!
Gather your girlfriends and get ready for what Leslie Knope considers the best day of the year...Galentine's Day! Uptown Tea Company, in collaboration with The Ruche Collective, presents a Galentine's Day Tea Party event you won't want to miss. Experience a luxurious 3-course seated afternoon tea, complete with fine china, premium loose leaf teas, assorted tea sandwiches, warm scones with clotted cream and jam, and decadent desserts. While you dine, get bonded with your besties with permanent jewelry from Zafiro Jewellers (*additional fee applies). Sip on a complimentary mimosa and enjoy an afternoon celebrating the beauty and love of friendship!
This event is Saturday, February 11th from 1:00pm - 3:00pm and tickets for general admission are $45.
Galentine’s Cupcake and Floral Class
For the first time EVER, The Galiston House in Dallas is partnering with Vase Space Studio to bring you the ultimate girls night - Cupcakes + Florals on Friday, February 19th from 5:30pm - 7:00pm. Tickets are $85.00.
Tickets Include (+$200 Value):
Cupcake decorating class with Blush + Whisk - Learn how to style a cupcake the modern way with us
Floral Arrangement class with Vase Space Studio - Create an aesthetic floral arrangement you'll actually want to put on display
Glass of Cotton Candy Champagne 🥂
Appetizers & treats
Valentine's "Photobooth" setup for all of the selfies 💁♀️
Take home gift box
They’ll bring all of the tools and supplies you'll need and each guest will leave with their own box of cupcakes and flower vase. Class will end at 7pm sharp, but you are ENCOURAGED to explore Bishop Arts and continue the night at one of the popular restaurants nearby.
Fun for the Family!
Be My Valentine Goat Yoga in McKinney at The Stix!
Join us for Goat Yoga at The Stix Icehouse in McKinney, TX on Sunday, February 12th from 10:00am - 11:00am! Come for the goats, stay for brunch and beverages! This event is good for ages 5+ years. Tickets for kids 5-12 years are $20 and 13+ are $32.
YOU are invited to GOAT YOGA in McKinney, TX hosted by The Stix Icehouse ! Come and get your GOGA on while our tribe of pet goats graze and jump around (or on) you!
Come dressed for the weather as the event will be outside. Proceeds from this class directly benefit the animals and the local non-profit initiatives.
Non-Traditional Ways to Celebrate
Valentine’s On Tap at the Perot Museum
The perfect Valentine’s – or Galentine’s! – date is waiting for you at the Perot Museum. On February 14th from 6:00 - 9:30pm, spend an evening falling in love with all things science as you explore the Museum’s exhibits, including access to our latest exhibition, The Science Behind Pixar, presented by NexPoint. Tickets for non-members are $25.
Plus, enjoy live music and delicious food and drinks for purchase to toast the night away.
Food trucks that will be available are Mi Cocina, Cuates Kithen and Sushi Dojo.
The GLOBAL phenomenon is back! San Antonio Zoo hosts its Cry Me a Cockroach Fundraiser, where funds raised support the zoo’s vision of securing a future for wildlife in Texas and around the world! This Valentine’s, join in the fun by donating to symbolically name a cockroach, rodent, or veggie after your not-so-special someone!
I hope you find this list valuable and you're able to attend one of these awesome events.