Are you looking for fun and unique ways to celebrate Valentine's Day this year?
Look no further! We have compiled a list of fun events and activities to help you celebrate Valentine's Day all week long!
San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo
Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 - Sunday, Feb 26, 2017
AT&T Center/Freeman Coliseum Grounds
3201 E. Houston St., San Antonio, TX 78219
When you team up the internationally recognized San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo with the #1 tourism destination in Texas—that adds up to a serious reason to hit the trail for San Antonio February 9-26, 2017. Awarded the PRCA Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year for an unprecedented 12 consecutive years, you’ll see the nation’s top rodeo athletes vie for a $1.7 million purse. Add world class entertainment following the Rodeo to the history and tradition of livestock events, shopping and family friendly entertainment on the grounds for a ticket price that starts at $15—that’s an experience that defines the great state of Texas.
Pony Express Love Letters
Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017 - Sunday, Feb 12, 2017
Briscoe Western Art Museum
210 W. Market Street, San Antonio, Texas 78205
Visit during Museum hours and create a handwritten letter, compose a sonnet on our vintage typewriter, or fill in a Valentine’s Mad Lib for a loved one. Members of the San Antonio Calligraphers' Guild will also be on hand to hand address your written masterpieces. Modern day “Pony Express” riders (bicycle volunteers from SATX Social Ride) hand-deliver the letters on Tuesday, Feb 14 to all recipients in the downtown area. Letters outside the delivery area will be mailed on us with our special Pony Express stamp. (museum admission is FREE every Tuesday from 4:00-9:00pm)
Cupid's Chase 5K
Saturday, February 11, 2017
OP Schnabel Park Graff Pavilion
9606 Bandera Rd, San Antonio, Texas 78250
Support people with disabilities in San Antonio! Community Options, Inc. invites runners, walkers, and rollers (baby strollers and wheelchairs) to help make difference in the lives of people with disabilities by participating in our annual Cupid’s Chase 5K. Because of you...we can make a difference! Free finishers medals! Free Long Sleeve Shirt! Free Goody Bags! Enter for a chance to win a $500 HEB Gift card. Raffles prizes worth over $3000 total!
Valentine's Dinner & Ghost Tours
Friday Feb. 10th, Saturday Feb. 11th and Tuesday Feb. 14th 2017
Tour Times Vary. Check Website.
The Haunted Menger Hotel
204 Alamo Plaza
Looking for something truly unique to celebrate Valentine's Day? Look no further than the annual Valentine's Dinner and Ghost Tours.
Sisters Grimm invites you inside the Menger Hotel this Valentines to celebrate the most romantic time of the year. Feast upon a three course meal by candlelight inside one of the most haunted hotels in the United States! Tour inside the Haunted Menger Hotel and hear the spine chilling ghost stories and find out why it is the most haunted hotel in Texas! After dinner, choose to join us for a Ghost Walk of the city or else hop on board the Haunted Ghost Bus Tour!
Take a Stroll Through the Beautiful King William District
With majestic homes, Mission Reach, romantic restaurants and friendly watering holes, the King William Historic District is no doubt one of the most romantic places in San Antonio.
And according to a new ranking by Thrillist, it is actually the “most beautiful historic neighborhood” in Texas.
What better place to spend this Valentine's Day than taking a romantic stroll through the historic neighborhood, stay the night at one of the many B&B's and enjoy lunch at the Guenter House.
Horse Carriage Rides Downtown
Perhaps one of the most romantic things to do in San Antonio is take a horse carriage ride through the downtown area. Your driver will often serve as a tour guide and tell you historical facts a long the way. This is a must do for both locals and tourist.