valentines day houston

Celebrate- or don’t! Are you looking for Valentine’s Day Events in Houston? We’ve prepared a list of things to do for valentine’s day in Houston and the best places for valentine’s day in Houston. There are many ways to spend Valentine’s Day in Houston and we have events for couples, singles, and people with kids. Houston on the Cheap has the best picks to spend your V-Day from dinners to live music and more without breaking the bank!

Here is our guide to Romantic Things to Do For Valentine’s Day in Houston:

Valentine’s Day Events for Couples and Singles in Houston

Valentines Day Dinner at Sambuca

Sambuca is hosting the best live music dinner club to celebrate Valentines Day. The evening comes complete with a special Valentine’s Day menu and live music for only $55-85 per person. RSVP is mandatory and alcohol is not included. This annual event books up quickly so grab your tickets now for something fun to do in Houston on Valentine’s Day.

Learn Argentine Tango! Valentine’s Day Ed. Dancing on the Rooftop

Ivy Bar & Bistro is hosting Valentine’s Day dance lessons to learn the Argentine Tango. The romantic introduction course is beginner-friendly. You and your sweetheart will love dancing side by side as the instruction breaks down basic steps, connection techniques, and Tango figures. This Valentine’s Edition Class is a fun romantic activity to participate in.

Valentine’s Day Dance at Just Danze

Looking for another Valentine’s Day dance class? Just Danze is offering basic Rumba dance classes with a social afterward. The party with consistent of Hors d’oeuvres, sweets, and fun mingling after dance class. The event is 18+ and bringing a partner is not necessary.  Tickets are $25 and can only be purchased online.

Love Is at Discovery Green 

Head to downtown Houston to check out artist Yahaira Dehill’s The House (Heart) sculpture at Discovery Green. After that, take a cute photo with the artist’s Valentine poem with your date. The event also comes with a discount to The Grove’s special Valentine’s Dessert Bar. All it takes to be a part of the event is a $15 donation.

Aladdin Movie Screening at Memorial City 

There’s a free outdoor movie screening of Aladdin at The Square at Memorial City. This is a great activity for family, friends, and couples to participate in. The movie starts at 7:00 pm, so make sure to arrive early for a good seat during the live-action 2019 remake movie of the Disney classic.

Testify: A tribute to Rage Against the Machine at Scout Bar

One Valentine’s Day Events in Houston is rocking out in Clear Lake with a tribute set from Testify. This Valentine’s Day, they plan to hit all the classics from rock band Rage Against the Machine while Freaks on a Leash will be playing Korn’s music. Doors open at 10 pm and there is a $10 admission charge.

Valentine’s Day Flower Pop-Up Shop at CityCentre

Looking for a fun twist on the classic flowers and candy stand by? Freedom Floral is hosting a pop-up shop on Valentine’s Day at CityCentre’s. Costs will be from $37 to $110 for mixed floral arrangements including vase; $35 to $45 for punny canned arrangements; $40 to $85 for tulips by the dozen. You can buy flowers for friends or loved ones from 11 am to 1 pm.

Valentine’s Day Events for Everyone in Houston

Valentine’s Day Kids Craft 

Looking for a fun way to spend Valentine’s Day with the whole family? The Rustic Brush Galleria has a great workshop that has something everyone will enjoy. Book soon as space is limited.

Valentine’s Day Art Dates

Honey Art Cafe is serving great drinks, desserts, and art classes on Valentine’s Day. You can enjoy your choice of art classes and tasting with family, friends, and kids while you nibble on the special truffles that are available. RSVPs are mandatory and classes cost $30 per person.

Valentine’s Day Paint Party

Sign onto a virtual paint party and make the evening into anything you want- drinking, music, dancing, or relaxation- all from the comfort of your own home. Whether it’s a girl’s night out or a family night in, you can paint and have fun.   This virtual class will be led by a Painting Instructor.

Midtown Houston presents Virtual Beats & Eats

If you and your family are looking for a virtual party to attend during Valentine’s Day 2021, you can attend the virtual performance put on by Mango Punch and DJ Jorge. This event supports local restaurants during the party and the featured Houston restaurant is Oporto. The event begins at 6:30 pm and lasts until 8:00 pm.

Saturday in Smither Park

Smither Park will be home to the free Orange Show this year during Valentine’s Day. The latest installation will be made up of local folk artists who are dedicated to sculpting and mosaic work to contribute to one of Houston’s most quirky and unique parks. The event is from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and is a great outdoor Valentine’s Day activity.

Family Magic & Comedy For All Ages with Carter Blackburn at Houston Improv 

This fun Valentine’s Day show consists of comedy, magic, and a fun, family flare. Carter Blackburn, resident magician and comic loves to incorporate audience participating, juggling, and magic tricks for a fun and entertaining Valentine’s Night out at Houston Improv. Tickets cost $20 for two people; $40 for four and $60 for six. The show begins at 2 pm.

And if you are still looking for gifts and want to support Houston businesses, look no further than our list of Valentine’s Day Local Gift Ideas

Not into Valentine’s Day? No problem. Our list of top free and cheap events this week in Houston has plenty of exciting events for you.

Did we miss a good one? Tell us about more things to do for Valentine’s Day in Houston! Leave a comment below.