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Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

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Didn’t make reservations in time? Need last-minute Valentine’s Day ideas? We can help you share Cupid’s most famous day with these easy (and thoughtful) Valentine’s Day activities in Austin. Any gesture can be a loving one as long as it’s authentic to you and your significant other. Here are our favorite ways to share Valentine’s Day with your SOS and avoid last-minute meltdowns.

Last-Minute Valentine’s Day

Oasis Cantina Del Lago $99 couple
Enjoy dinner at the Sunset Capital of Texas! Reservations required (512) 266-2442
ACL-Live Presents Bob Schnieder Tickets still available
An evening with Bob Schneider and the Moonlight Orchestra featuring the Tosca Strings with Shakey Graves and Lex Land. Doors 6:30/Show 8:00PM.
South Austin Dance Lessons
Broken Spoke
Treat your valentine to something different and fun! Dance in Austin’s oldest honkey-tonk! Tony Harrison 6-8PM; 8-9PM dance lessons; Jesse Dayton 9:15PM
Mexican Martinis & Mud Bugs
Red’s Porch
Start your evening with a pomegranate Mexican Martini made with Ambahar Repasado Tequila and fresh juice for $8.75, before enjoying the Chef’s pan seared salmon over Angel Hair Pasta with a Lemon Caper Cream for $12.95. OR! Nothing says love like a platter of mud bugs! The crawfish are flying at Red’s Porch!

Anti-Valentine Events

Sick of all the lovey-dovey stuff? Here are a few Anti-Valentine’s Day events to keep you out of Cupid’s line of sight.

Love Bites Sing-a-long!
Alamo Drafthouse
Homewreckers and Heartbreakers Ball
Gibson Street Bar

Need really last minute (as in the NEXT day) ideas?

SURPRISE Valentine’s Day Dinner!
Friday, February 15th
Relax. You can always celebrate Valentine’s Day on Friday at Max’s Wine Dive on 207 San Jacinto.

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