Find fun things to doin the Austin, TX area
Posted: 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013
By Melanie Warner
More Valentine weekend events
Anti-Valentine’s Day Burlesque Show. A show by the Bat City Bombshells. 10 p.m. Friday. $7-$15. Spider House Cafe, 2908 Fruth St. www.spiderhousecafe.com.
Bar Mirabeau Valentine’s Day Feast. A four-course prix fixe menu. 5 p.m. Thursday. $50. Bar Mirabeau, 800 W. Sixth St. 436-9633, www.barmirabeau.com.
Beat Your Heart Out Valentine’s Day Ball. Live music from American Sharks, Ditch Witch and Pharoahs, pizza, and a screening of “Me Without You.” 8 p.m. Thursday. Free. Hotel Vegas, 1500 E. Sixth St. www.hotelvegasaustin.com.
Be Yours. A bittersweet Valentine’s Day party. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Thursday. $10. The Avenue on Congress, 408 N. Congress Ave. 450-4753, www.beyours.eventbrite.com.
F&D Valentine’s Dinner. A prix fixe four-course dinner. 6:45 and 8:15 p.m. Thursday. $50, plus tax and tip. Foreign & Domestic, 306 E. 53rd St. www.fndaustin.com/valentines-day-dinner-2013.
HeartBreakers Ball. Drink specials, DJ Abe the Assassin and more. 10 p.m. Thursday. Free. The Lucky Lounge, 209 W. Fifth St. 479-7700, www.theluckylounge.com.
HomeWreckers & Heartbreakers Ball. Chocolate, Valentine’s Day bingo and more. 8 p.m. Thursday. Free. Gibson Bar, 1109 S. Lamar Blvd. 386-1345, www.gibsonaustin.com.
Lone Star Riverboat Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise. A romantic cruise along Lady Bird Lake with dinner. 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. $50. Auditorium Shores, 920 W. Riverside Drive. www.lonestarriverboat.com.
Love Bites! Runway Horror Fashion Show. A Rockin Bones fashion show with DJs and more. 9 p.m. Thursday. $5-$10. Elysium, 705 Red River St. 923-9604, www.facebook.com/events/417176715031114.
“Love It Up” Valentine’s Day Dinner. A prix fixe menu for two. Reservations available Thursday and Friday; call for details. Sullivan’s Steakhouse, 300 Colorado St. 495-6504, www.sullivanssteakhouse.com.
A Lover’s Ball. Music by Roxy Roca and Cilantro Boombox and a DJ set from T Bird of T Bird and the Breaks. 10 p.m. Thursday. $10-$15. Holy Mountain, 617 E. Seventh St. www.holymountainaustin.com.
Lovers in the Garden. Stroll through the garden or enjoy Valentine’s Day crafts. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday. $3.50. Umlauf Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road. www.umlaufsculpture.org.
Meowlentines. Live music from Little Lo, Hikes and Holiday Mountain. 9 p.m. Thursday. $5-$10. The Scoot Inn, 1308 E. Fourth St. 478-6200, www.scootinnaustin.com.
The Secret Society Ball. A roaring ’20s-themed party with cabaret, live music, drinks and more. 9 p.m. Thursday. $40-$75. Swan Dive, 615 Red River St. www.facebook.com/events/532865143408972.
Singles Mingle Valentine’s Day Party. Music, drink specials and more. 9 p.m. Thursday. Free. Elixir Lounge at tenOak, 409 Colorado St. 477-2789, www.tenoakaustin.com.
Some Like It Hot. Romantic live music from 10YR, Lex Land, Jazz Mills and Meiko. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. The North Door, 501 N. Interstate Highway 35. 485-3001, www.ndvenue.com.
Una Noche Romantica. Featuring music by Los Tres Reyes. 7 p.m. Thursday. $50. Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St. 441-9255, www.texasfolklife.org.
ValenPugs Gala. A benefit for Pug Rescue of Austin, with wine tastings, dessert, live music and more. 6 to 10 p.m. Thursday. $60. Max’s Wine Dive, 207 San Jacinto Blvd. www.pugrescueaustin.com.
Valentine’s After-Dinner Burlesque Show. The Southern Sirens perform a three-act burlesque show. 9:30 p.m. Thursday. $10-$150. Speakeasy, 412 Congress Ave. 477-2789, www.speakeasyburlesque.eventbrite.com.
Valentine’s Day at Mexic-Arte. Dinner with the Verde Supper Club with cocktails. 7 p.m. Thursday. $85. The Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Ave. 480-9373, www.verdesupperclub.com.
Valentine’s Day Cabaret. A performence by Jolie Goodnight. 7 p.m. Thursday. $25-$40. Spider House Cafe, 2908 Fruth St. www.spiderhousecafe.com.
Valentine’s Day Dance. Features live music by the Rodney Hayden Band. 6 p.m. Thursday. Free. Gruene Hall, 1281 Gruene Road, New Braunfels. 830-629-5077, www.gruenehall.com.
Valentine’s Day Singles Mixer. Happy hour specials, games and cupcakes. 7 p.m. Thursday. Free. in.gredients, 2610 Manor Road. 275-6357, www.facebook.com/events/510416652314964.
Valentine’s Day Soul Train Prom. Live music, dancing, drinks and raffle prizes. 8 p.m. Thursday. Free. HandleBar, 121 E. Fifth St. 344-9571, www.handlebaraustin.com.