Single on Valentine’s Day? No problem. We have some fun Dallas events you can go to this week and next. Go stag or bring your friends to these fun activities! We have been to a few of these events in the past, so you know they are indeed “What Taylor Likes.” Enjoy! Let us know which one you would like to go to in the comments.
All Month Long
Dallas Arboretum: Friendship Tea
From now until February 23rd you can relish in the Arboretum by treating yourself to a three-course tea service in the beautiful DeGolyer Tea Room. Tea service begins with soup, followed by an assortment of tea sandwiches. Don’t forget to end the experience on a sweet note with dessert. Scones with clotted cream, jam, and seasonal tea selections are included!. Price includes general garden admission and parking, so be sure to allow time to enjoy the gardens.
Reservations are required. For questions or booking information, please contact 214-515-6511 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deep Ellum Mimosa Walk: Valentine’s Day Edition
We love Mimosa Walks! This "Sip & Shop" event is from Noon - 3pm. Check-in table opens at 11:30am and is located outside Life of Riley, 2814 Main. Upon check-in, you will receive a souvenir glass, map, and wristband. This is a self-guided tour with samplings of mimosas at each location on the map. We recommend that you get there early! The booze goes fast.
You can buy General Admission and VIP tickets here.
Power BAR Pole Fitness: Sensual Chair Dancing Class
Wow!!!! If you really want to practice self-love and do something for YOURSELF, head to Power Bar Pole Fitness for a Chair Dancing Class.
Power Bar claims that you will pick up “10 simple, easy movements to express femininity and sensuality like you have NEVER done before! These movements will make you fall in love with your self. Experience step by step instruction on how to swivel those curves and strut your sexy. We will be moving to slow and sexy R&B in your bare feet or HEELS using the pole, chair, and our own hands to trace our bodies.....”
There will be wine – Thank you! We will need it.
You can get tickets to this class here.
Pinot’s Palette - Galentine’s Paint Party
Grab your besties and have yourself a pre-Valentine paint party! No experience required. Buy wine here or bring it with you!
Bishop Ciderade: Valentine’s Stop Light Party
We have never been to a Stop Light Party, but we are all about it! Get your tickets to Ciderade’s Party if single and proud. They claim that their “single-friendly Valentine's Day party that won't be a boring, overpriced, cliché dinner.”
How do you participate in the Stop Light Party? It is easy. Grab your colored wristband at the door and get to partying.
Green = Single Ready to Mingle
Yellow = It's complicated
Red = Taken
Tickets include Cidercade admission and all-you-can-eat BBQ from Slow Bone. You can buy tickets here.
People’s Last Stand: Valentine’s Day Cocktail Class
$60/individual (and a shot of tequila to kill the loneliness)
Treat yourself and/or friends to a Valentine's Day Cocktail Class…because why the f not! The class includes two cocktails, cocktail making instruction, and appetizers.
We are so intrigued by this event. The instructor will discuss the basics of bar tools, spirits, mixers, juices, etc. and help you make your own cocktails. The class will take two hours and is offered on two dates: Wednesday, February 14th + Saturday, February 17th.
You can buy tickets here. If you have questions, send all inquiries to
V-Eats: Vegan Valentine Four Course Pop Up Dinner
Price: $50-100 feb 14
Located directly next door to V-Eats, the much larger space (formally known as Fat Chicken) will be adorned with flowers and love for Valentines Day! This pop-up dinner is available to those who purchase table ahead of time. You can go stag for $50 or bring a friend for $100. View the tickets and read more information here.
We highly recommend that you choose V-Eats for your Single Valentine’s Day celebration. The menu is down below.
Amuse-boushe (Choice of two per couple):
Green Papaya Salad w/ Crushed Peanuts
Loaded Baked Potato Soup w/ Maple Bacon Crumble
Appetizer (Choice of one per couple):
Coconut & Heart of Palm Ceviche
Panko Fried Mozzarella Sticks w/ Marinara
Main (Choice of two per couple):
Hen of Woods & Spinach Ravioli w/ Spicy Roasted Tomato Sauce
Crispy Thai Chicken W/ Red Coconut Curry & Coconut Milk Rice
Farfalle Alfredo w/ Lemon Butter Seared Trumpet Scallops
Seared Cauliflower Steak w/ Sherry Hen of The Forest Mushrooms & Sun Dried Tomatoes
Seared Chinese Broccoli, Petite Zucchini, Patti Pan Squash, & Carrots
Triple Chocolate Cake
Rose Petal Gelato w/ Raspberry Sauce
A La Carte:
Three Cheese Platter $17
House Crafted Blue Cheese
and Herb Goat Cheese Platter w/ Olives, Dates,
Bread, & Crackers
Chocolate Dreamer $14
Patron X0 Cafe, Vanilla Stoli, Almond Milk, & Cinnamon Syrup
Devils Delight $14
Herb Infused Spicy Tomato Juice, Sriracha Vodka, Patron Reposado, & Fresh Lime
French 79 $14
Champagne, Peach Schnapps, House Made Pineapple Syrup, & Orange Juice
Dallas Arboretum: Food, Music, and Movie in the Garden
If you are into nature, then you want to visit the Dallas Arboretum on Valentine’s Day. There will be live music, a movie screening of Beauty and the Beast and food trucks. The Canopy Cafe will be selling champagne splits and tuxedo strawberries for $15 (comes with two drinks and four strawberries). Single people love desserts too!
You can read more about the Dallas Arboretum here.
Valentine’s Love Jam
Price: Tickets starts at $60
Jam out to your favorite love songs at a live concert. Guy feat. Teddy Riley, Jagged Edge, and Ginuwine will be performing at in Dallas on February 17th. Don't miss the concert party that will have you dancing all night long! Doors open at 7:00 pm.
You can get tickets here.
Dallasites101: Be Our Valentine Uptown Bar Crawl
Kick off 2018 with Dallasites101’s first bar crawl of the year and 2nd annual Be My Valentine Uptown!!
Go stag or bring your friends and enjoy specials at over 6 of your favorite Uptown spots. Last year, this event was completely sold out.
Each of the bars will have a wine, well and beer special ranging from $3-5. Plus, there will be a special Valentine's cocktail!!
The stops are:
- The Standard Pour (checkin)
- Big Al's Mckinney Avenue Tavern
- Blackfriar Pub
- Nickel and Rye
- Renfields Corner
- The Social House Uptown - Routh
- British Beverage Company (afterparty)
You can buy your tickets here. Ticket includes a Dallasites tank and wristband for access to specials at each bar.
Let us know which event you like the most in the comments down below!
Until Next Time,
“Your life is happening now. Make it amazing!”