Celebrating Love in Denton - Things to do for Valentine's Day

Looking to make plans for Valentine’s Day with your SO, your BFFs, the loving relationship you have with your pet, or celebrate some self-love because you deserve it? We compiled a list of events happening in the Denton area, and one that’s not but is super cool, to give you plenty of opportunities to take joy in a four letter word, L-O-V-E.

OUTreach Denton Presents: Queer and Trans V-day Party

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, Oak St Draft House, 12-7 p.m.


Comes as you are, because that person is rad AF, and bring your friends, your fam, your pups and/or your sweetie to Oak St this Saturday. The weather isn’t in our favor, but they have plenty of heaters you can cozy up under and yummy winter weather cocktails to keep you toasty.

Vegan Palentines Celebration

Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, Juice Lab, 5–7 p.m.

The Denton Veg Society is hosting their monthly potluck, and Juice Lab has graciously opened up their space for a celebration of not just love, but kindness and friendship. Bring a dish, a notecard with ingredients and a friend to share a vegan experience with. Food must be vegan friendly and gluten free is not a must but as always, appreciated.


Vegan Valentine Dessert Date

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, Juice Lab, at 4-7 p.m.

Love is in the air at Juice Lab on Thursday night as well, and you and your date or dates can treat yourselves to some yummy vegan desserts specialty crafted for the evening. More details in the event linked above.

Valentine's Day at Queenie's!

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, Queenie’s Steakhouse, at 4:30–10 p.m.

Looking to get real fancy? Check out Queenie’s special Valentines menu created by Chef Tim Love. Featuring 5 courses of delicious high class fare, you’re sure to leave with a lighter pocket book but one full belly.


Valentine's Dinner Chestnut Tree

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, Chestnut Tree, at 6-9 p.m.

Chestnut Tree takes you on a tour of Spain, with their thoughtfully curated Valentines menu featuring courses such as Gazpacho Verde and Catalonian Rack of Lamb. Reserve your seat now in the event link!

V-Day The Lil’ D Way!

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, Dan’s Silverleaf, at 7 p.m.-2 a.m.

Celebrate love with a night of local music at Dan’s, featuring performances by Somogyi, RHU, and Alexander Gregory. Doors at 7 p.m. and music begins at 8 p.m.

Valentine's Day Haunted House
Friday, Feb. 15 and Saturday, Feb. 16th, 510 Harwood Rd, Bedford, TX 76021 , 8 p.m.

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Why not get the pants scared off you and jump into the arms of a loved one this Valentine’s Day? Moxley Manor is bringing back all the spooky that has been tucked away since Halloween to give you a fright to remember.

Tiny Candy Hearts Valentine Show

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, Dan’s Silverleaf at 5:30-7 p.m.

This one is for the kiddos, y’all. Guitar music (bless you and your talents Polly Maynard), songs, yummy candy and a kids open mic! The sign up sheet goes up at 5:15 p.m., so after you scoop your kid from school and they are all hopped up on cupcakes and other sweets, bring them over to Dan’s so they can release some of that energy on stage!

Sgt Gracie’s Lonely Farts Club Presents: V-tines Crafts & Sounds

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, Midway Craft House, at 7–11 p.m.

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Everyone is welcome to this event, stag or with a love on your arm. Promises of music, beer and the classic candy hearts this unique event will host a Valentine exchange. Check out the details in the link. Art supplies will be provided and music streaming from the speakers from to set the mood, featuring local favorites Gracie Gonzalez, Miranda Kennedy, and Joe Stack.

Sweetheart Dance

Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1111 Cordell St, at 6-8 p.m.

This Inaugural Sweetheart Dance will have an opportunity for families of all sizes, ages, and genders to take in dances, refreshments, a photo booth and of course a whole lot of fun. A donation is requested but not necessary to attend. So bring the whole gang to come out and shake it, and remember to come as your amazing authentic self, because that is exactly who you are supposed to be.

Valentines Day at Shell Shack

All five DFW-area Shell Shack locations will be serving up a special date night seafood platter on February 14. To wash it all down, Shell Shack is throwing in a complimentary bottle of champagne with each combo platter purchase. 

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