Pop the balloons and bottles because there’s plenty of fun to be had on Valentine's Day, and not just for couples! If you're single and ready to mingle in February, then check out these events for singles this Valentine's Day in Austin.
This second-annual event for singles will be hosted by Heavy and Lil Mike at Terminal 6 on February 9 at Vulcan Gas Company. Tickets are available online for $15 per person for those 18 and older. Tickets will come with heart ears, necklaces, and other light-up gear to rock the night away! With three floors to dance on, you’re in for a love-smashing blast!
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If you’re ready to find your Valentine this year, head to Valentine’s Tantra Speed Date at Soma Vida. This speed dating event is paired with relationship skill games for a more enjoyable and guided experience with up to 24 dates in a traditional Puja circle.
Even better? If you don’t match with anyone, your next speed dating event is on them! This singles event will be held on February 13 from 7-10 p.m., and tickets are still available online for $45 per person.
Is your one true love chocolate? Learn the basics of making chocolate and more at Lightwood Palace on Valentine's Day from 3-6 p.m. The sweetest part is that you get to eat the chocolate you make and take home the recipe!
Don't have that love spark and want to set fire to Valentine's Day? Grab a blow torch and visit the third-annual Valentine's Day Glassblowing Class at Wimberley Glassworks 50 minutes south of Austin.
You'll have your choice of creating a beautiful flower or a lovely paperweight all while learning about the history of glassblowing from the experts. The class will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Valentine's Day. Tickets are still available online for $125 per person.
If you want to kick your way through Valentine's Day, look no further than Lions Krav Maga who will be hosting Protect Your Love, a two-hour class on how to protect yourself and your loved ones from various attacks on Valentine's Day from 7-9 p.m. Tickets are still available online and start at $20 per person.
“It’s all about what you Relish and finding someone to Relish those things with” is the motto for Relish Dating’s Be My Valentine Bash. This singles event will be held on Valentine's Day from 8-10 p.m., and tickets are still available online for $35.90 per person. Relish Dating has ditched the awkward classroom-style name tags and whistles so you can your match in a more relaxing environment and relish in finding your soulmate.
If these events aren't for you, there are plenty of breweries and restaurants that will be hosting Valentine's Day specials for you and your friends! Be sure to make a reservation as soon as possible because many restaurants are filling up quickly.
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