From special events and activities, to live music, exciting attractions, and gorgeous greenspaces—downtown Austin promises countless opportunities for Valentine’s Day fun and exploration.
Here are just a few ideas to help you plan the perfect Valentine’s Day celebration:
The Texas Hill Country, home to more than 60 wineries, is an expansive landscape with rolling hills, sprawling vineyards, and glorious country views. Take a guided tour, then sip wine and enjoy a romantic picnic lunch.
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Take an adorable couples’ photo at one of Austin’s iconic love-themed murals.
See “Pieces of Passion” by Austin Ballet, Feb 15-17, at the Long Center performing arts venue in downtown Austin. Located along Lady Bird Lake, near our Austin hotel, this sensual and seductive ballet performance is the perfect way to extend your Valentine’s Day celebration.
You don’t have to go far for a good show in the Live Music Capital of the World. There are over 250 live music venues in Austin and many are located within easy walking distance from JW Marriott Austin.
Enjoy a picnic lunch and relaxing afternoon on Lady Bird Lake with a kayak, canoe, or swan pedal boat from Capital Cruises. The park is also home to Zilker Botanical Gardens. This idyllic Valentine’s Day setting features a wide variety of lush green garden spaces, including a spectacular Japanese Garden, the Hartman Prehistoric Garden, a butterfly garden and trail, and more.
JW Marriott Austin Downtown has all the ingredients for a sweet and sexy Valentine’s Day escape.
Our downtown Austin hotel offers an array of indoor and al fresco dining options—from rooftop cocktails and authentic Italian cuisine, to sidewalk burgers and modern Texas fare.
Or, enjoy an intimate in-room dining experience, whether it’s breakfast in bed, dinner and a bottle of wine, or a late night treat.
In-room dining at JW Marriott Austin is available 24-hours a day.
Relax and recharge together at SPA by JW. Enjoy any of our massage options as a couple in our couples’ treatment rooms.
Your Valentine’s Day Package includes a $75 credit to Spa by JW. To enhance your spa experience, we offer luxurious poolside cabanas, complete with private sound system, and food & beverage service.