Looking for something to do with your partner? Here are a few suggestions for a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day.
Fun for Two
Stop by the Las Cruces Museum of Art Feb.09 to decorate a mug with your significant other. Have it glazed and fired by a professional in time for Valentine’s Day. No registration needed, and the workshop is completely FREE!
Country fans? Snag a seat to see Frank Ray LIVE at the Rio Grande Theatre Feb. 09. Open to all ages, and perfect for you and your Valentine to enjoy an intimate seated country concert. Admission ranges from $30-40. Doors will open at 8 p.m. and the concert starts at 9 p.m.
Join Community Options, Inc. in raising funds that make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities for their annual Cupid’s Chase 5K on Feb. 10. The event is fully accessible and pet friendly as long as they remain on a leash. Be sure to dress warm for the weather, check-in starts at 7 a.m. and the race will commence at 9 a.m. Learn more and register here.
For a highly unique twist to your Valentine’s plans have your mind blown at Smokus Pocus: A 420 Magic Show. Held at the Rio Grande Theatre Saturday, Feb. 10. Enjoy the chill ambiance at the “world’s dopest magic show” as magician and cannabis connoisseur Ben Zabin takes you on a journey through the magical world of weed. Event starts at 8 p.m. and tickets start at $30, available to purchased here.
Join Southwest Expeditions for their “'Haunted Hearts,' A Valentines Soirée." Held in the 1937 historic courthouse and jail, book your tickets to bask in music, delicious food, complementary wine and get to know your date games. Partake in their “Valentine’s Lockdown” where you’ll experience all 5 senses and make your wishes come with their “Enchanted Burning Wish” experience. Held Saturday, Feb. 10, for couples 21+. Get your tickets quick!
Wanna go all out? Get married Feb. 14 at the Doña Ana County Government Center. Whether it’s been a long time coming or love at first sight, the Doña Ana Clerk’s Office has got you covered with their "Romance at the Rotunda" event. In order to partake, you’ll have to fill out an online marriage application and call the Doña Ana Clerk’s Office to schedule a ceremony time slot. You can find more detailed steps and info here.
Dine Out with Valentine’s Specials
Indulge in some of the local deals and splurge on a special dinner with a special someone. Take a look at some of the unique dining menu’s being offered.
D.H. Lescombes Winery & Bistro: Offering a Valentine’s Day special, with a 4-course meal paired with a bottle of their Heritage Rosé. You and your partner can enjoy an appetizer, soup or salad, entrée and dessert for $85 each. Reserve your table by phone at 575-524-2408.
Double Eagle: Dinner and a ghost? Double Eagle will be having a Valentine’s Day special menu fit with appetizers, soup or salad, an entrée of your choice and desert. Reserve your table, call 575-523-6700
Grounded Lounge: If you want to stick around downtown, reserve your spot for Grounded’s Valentine’s Day special 3-course dinner for two. Tickets sell for $70, including the 3-course meal paired with a bottle of wine of your choice. Floral arrangements will be available for purchase from petal and pink co. Reserve your spot on their website.
A Bite of Belgium: Enjoy a half-priced bottle of wine at a Bite of Belgium with their 3-course dinner. With plenty of options to pick from, you’re sure to find something you like! Reserve your seats by calling 575-527-3607
Amador Patio Bar & Grill: Secure your spot for Cupid’s Dinner at Amador Patio Bar & Grill. Enjoy the intimate ambiance with your loved one and fill up on a 4-course meal with live music, champagne, special cocktails and wine by the bottle. Call 575-541-7417 for reservations.
Mesilla Valley Wine and Brew Tours: If you’re looking for a nice educational and relaxing experience, check out some of the local wine tours with Mesilla Valley Wine and Brew Tours. It’s a great way to spend the day with your sweetheart as you sip your way through vineyards.
- Offering 20% off their Highway 28 Tour and Hoppy Hour Tours with code: LOVE24
Relax & Stay
Pamper yourself and your closest pals at Mood Skin & Body’s Gal-entine’s Laser Launch Event. Check out their facials, waxing and skincare Valentine's packages. Join their event Feb. 10 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., to discover new treatments, giveaways, gifts, discounts and a chance to win a stay at Riverbend Hot Springs!
Destress your day with a stay at The Spa Downtown with your special someone. Take advantage of some of their specials or customize a gift card for a loved one!
Getaway with Hotel Encanto’s romance package, complete with room upgrades, sparkling wine, artisanal chocolate and a late check-out.
A beautiful bed-and-breakfast-style inn for you and your partner. Rated one of the top 20 Inns in the country, Lundeen delivers with a wonderful ambiance and a full breakfast. Did we mention the art? Get a good look at their collection of fine art throughout the Inn and their gallery.