LGBTQ+ Valentine's Weekend Itinerary

Find out where to celebrate every kind of love under the rainbow this Valentine's Day!

Grace Baird
Posted on Jan 26, 2022

From LGBTQ+ friendly stores and restaurants to exhibits and events, discover how to celebrate the holiday of love with your partner in Dallas this year. Whether it's exploring the gayborhood's dining scene or browsing through local bookstores for inclusive works, there's no shortage of options to celebrate loving who you love in a city we all know and love.


A gift from LGBTQ+ Supportive Stores

Shop for yourself or a loved one at these local spots!

Whether you are looking to pamper yourself, spruce up your home or commemorate a relationship, Nuvo has unique gifts for everyone.

Interabang Books on Lovers supports equal rights for all. Visit their website for a list of books that address the full spectrum of stories told by LGBTQ+ authors.

Discover a one-of-a-kind gift at Out of the Closet, a local thrift store that gives back. 96 cents of every dollar made goes back into HIV care and services. Shop for unique finds with or for your partner knowing you are making a difference by supporting life-saving programs.


Eat, Drink and be Merry

Dine in or order take-out at these LGBTQ+ supportive restaurants in Dallas.

Located in North Dallas, Anthony's Eatalian is a locally and family-owned classic Italian restaurant that is the perfect place to dine in or take out for Valentine's Day!

Enoteca Italia is a new contemporary Italian cuisine in the Centrum building in Oak Lawn. They are known for their from-scratch pasta and Italian staples.

Celebrate Valentine's Day with Parigi Restaurant's Sunday brunch or a romantic dinner at the European-American bistro. Parigi offers locally sourced ingredients and an inspired menu that changes regularly. Dine-in or choose curbside or delivery.

Join Commons Club at the Virgin Hotel to celebrate love with a four-course dinner menu. The special occasion runs $80 per person and will feature Dallas DJs spinning all night long. 

At The Mansion Restaurant at The Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, celebrate in an ambiance of timeless charm and enjoy a special Valentine's Tasting Dinner Menu available Feb. 11, 12 and 14 at $170 per person. 


Explore the City Together

Find new neighborhoods, galleries and activities in Dallas to love and share with your loved one. We are celebrating Valentine's Day all February long!


This is Dallas Exhibit- Now Open Through May 30

Rich in history, Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park debuted a new exhibit that takes a deeper look at the history and impact of disenfranchised individuals and groups.


Cedar Springs Wine Walk - Feb. 3 

Purchase a $10 wine glass and enjoy free wine all evening from participating merchants on Cedar Springs. You will also receive a raffle ticket for the chance to win a gift basket from various local businesses.


Dallas Mimosa Walk: St. Valentine's Day Weekend – Feb. 12

Don't miss the Dallas Mimosa Walk in Deep Ellum. Follow the mimosa map to grab samples from more than 50 vendors at the Deep Ellum Outdoor Market while shopping for artisan pieces.  


Dallas Farmers Market Texas Wine Tasting - Feb. 12 

Welcome a handful of Texas vignerons and enjoy wine tastings from local favorites or discover a new go-to wine label from the ten wineries in attendance. Add in the sounds of talented local musicians and goods from our full lineup of Dallas Farmers Market vendors and you have an event to please any wine lover


JD Miller's Annual Valentines Live Painting and Book Release - Feb. 12

Viewers will have the unique opportunity to witness Miller's artistic vision by watching him create a masterpiece right before their eyes. There will also be a special addition to this show as Miller will be releasing his newest book, JD Miller: Reflections from Dragon Street.


Kasey Musgraves-Star-Crossed Tour - Feb. 14

Country songstress Kacey Musgraves is coming to Dallas for her brand-new Star-Crossed Tour! See her live at American Airlines Center on Feb 14, 2022, with special guests King Princess and MUNA.


North Texas LGBTQ+ Sip & See - Feb. 20

The North Texas LGBTQ+ Wedding Network and The Schoolhouse Venue have teamed up for a second LGBTQ+ Sip & See event! This unique event showcases LGBTQ+ allied businesses for the greater community to see and support.