Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Did you know Austin is considered a destination city by travel and tourist companies? Austin has even become known as the Bachelorette Party Capital!
The Austin vibe offers a unique culture, art, diversity and plenty of music venues. Austin restaurants and hotels are offering plenty of options to play cupid and has cooked up some amazing specials! It doesn’t matter if you’re single looking for others to mingle with, hanging with a gaggle of girls or guys, looking for aa romantic week-end or special time with the family. Austin hasn’t left anyone out so make sure you review all the options..here are 6 ideas to get you started on your own special Valentine’s celebration:
1. Romantic Hotel Getaways
Whether you live in Austin or not lover’s packages are always welcomed! Check out Visit BedandBreakfast.com for sweet packages for two or Barton Creek Resort and Spa has an assortment of packages specially designed for a romantic stay-cation.
2. Live Music
We still call Austin the Live Music Capital and there are countless concerts across town to celebrate February 14 in style
3. Check out Zilker Botanical Gardens
Families and friends love visiting the 31 acres of greenery of Zilker Botanical Gardens set amongst the greenish-blue, gorgeous Colorado River. Great place for plenty of photo ops! The themed gardens take on a romantic air on Valentine’s Day especially the romantic Rose Garden. The price is right..they are free!
4. Valentine’s Day Wine and Dine specials
Most all restaurants include a special menu for fancy dinner, wine and dessert. Try Perry’s Steakhouse, the historic Driskill Hotel, Eddie V’s, Trulucks, Taverna’s, the Fairmont Hotel and so many more. Prices varies but start calling for reservations now.
5. Horse drawn carriage rides
There is nothing more romantic than a horse drawn carriage ride through downtown Austin. Look for Die Gelbe Rose Carriage, Austin Carriage and Angeli Carriages. Even the family would like this but don’t forget to present Valentine’s Day flowers for the occasion. Pro Flowers is a good bet for your flower needs.
6. Austin Steam Train
What kid doesn’t like a train ride? The Austin Steam Train is perfect for families with children and has a Sweetheart Special Dinner on February 14 with prices range from $50-$75. Excursion passengers enjoy a fun buffet and lounge passengers enjoy a full service meal.
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