As the 17th largest city in the United States and part of the top tourist destination in Texas (DFW-Metroplex), Fort Worth welcomes nearly 5.5 million visitors each year, and that’s including the feted February 14th. No other city boasts this unmistakable mix of preserved Western heritage and unrivaled artistic offerings. You’re sure to discover a distinctive mix of “Cowboys and Culture,” here, which gives the one-of-a-kind accommodations a unique vibe. Bring your appetite with you; the restaurants here serve up food as flavorful as the city’s rich Western heritage and excellent artistic masterpieces. Whether you prefer to spend your Valentine’s Day in a museum or watching the Texas Longhorns make their twice-daily cattle drive, Fort Worth offers plenty of things to do for February 14th. Fort Worth is the city where one thing doesn’t change – the friendly, helpful service that’s the hallmark of true Texas hospitality. Whatever you decide to do for Valentines in the city of cowboys, don’t forget the Fort Worth-fresh Valentines Day flower bouquets.
1. Moxley Manor Haunted House
A wicked kind of love will be introduced at Blood, Chainsaws and Valentine’s presented by Moxley Manor Haunted House in nearby Bedford, Texas. The haunted house will be open for one night only for those of you looking for an alternate way to celebrate the Valentine’s Day Holiday in the Dallas / Ft. Worth area. A creative spin on the lovey-dovey day, this is a great idea for singles and for families with older children looking to celebrate in Fort Worth. Follow your scary stay with a nice dinner or some sweet Texas tea! Plan to spend about $25 for a family of four; event on February 12 from 7p-10p.
2. DFW Romantic Dinner for Two
Romance is in the air at these Dallas/Fort Worth Valentines restaurants. Impress your date with a romantic meal at one of the best restaurants in Dallas/Fort Worth. Make your reservations today. Check out Bijoux, Bonnell’s, Dragonfly, The French Room, Nana, and The Oceannaire.
3. Helicopter Tour of the City
Take a romantic tryst in the air and tour the dazzling DFW Metro area from above! The perfect precursor to a romantic dinner or a romp in the park ,the helicopter tours will run you around $200 for two for an hour or so. Choose to tour Texas stadiums or get the Romance Package!
4. Fort Worth Botanical Garden Picnic
Bring your own blankets and a picnic for two to the famous botanical garden in Fort Worth. Spread out on the grass amid lovely subtropical temperatures, sip wine, and dine on cheese and crackers. Enjoy each other’s company, take photos, tour the gorgeous gardens, and just enjoy the company!