"Whether you want to dress up for a big night or chill on the sofa with takeout, Valentine’s Day is a great time to show your sweetie you care. You don’t have to spend a lot of money or do some big grand gesture. Sometimes the best gift is just planning something simple and sweet. The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau is here to help. From romantic nights away to a fun craft workshop with the kids, we rounded up a few ways you can celebrate Valentine’s Day in Beaumont, Texas.
MCM Eleganté 2355 I-10 South Beaumont, Tx 77705February
13-15Cost: Starting at $159 per couple
The MCM Eleganté Hotel has put together a "Sweetheart Rose Petal Room Special" for Valentine's Day weekend. The package includes: a luxury hotel room or suite, complimentary drinks in Tradewinds Tavern, Chocolate-dipped strawberries, a bottle of champagne, brunch for two in Hemingway’s and, of course, rose petals on your bed. Make reservations online now.
Log On Cafe 3805 Calder AveBeaumont, Tx 77706February 14, 8:00 pm
The band Sexual Thunder from New Orleans will be playing. There will be lots of fun surprises for singles and couples including a special Valentine message center where you can pledge your love to your Valentine or send an anonymous note to your secret crush.
The Grill 6680 Calder AveBeaumont, Tx 77706
The Grill is an upscale dining space featuring fresh-caught seafood, free-range beef and a unique menu. The ambiance is warm and comfortable. For Valentine’s weekend, they will offer a special menu, with reservations recommended. Make reservations online now.
Suga's Deep South 461 Bowie St Beaumont, Tx 77701
There is lots going on at Suga’s Valentine’s weekend including live music by Undrai Fizer on Saturday night. Valentine's Day (Sunday) features two special settings: 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. with music by Theresa Grayson and 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. with Billy Kenner Project entertaining. Call (409) 813-1808 for reservations.
Tokyo Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar 4438 Dowlen RoadBeaumont, Tx 77706
The atmosphere is great at Tokyo, and they are always adding to the specials and drink menus. For Valentine’s Day weekend, Tokyo will craft heart (and pink) shaped sushi rolls for you and your sweetie. They are also offering a lobster special, where you can add 5oz lobster tail to any entree for just $10!
D’Vine Winery 6755 Phelan BlvdBeaumont, Tx 77706
Treat your sweetie to a special bottle of wine with a custom label. Enjoy tastings and browse the assortment at D’Vine Wine. February 13th all bottles of wine will be 15% off regular price.
Bowl Star, Inc 4108 Pinkston Dr.Beaumont, Tx 77705
Take the family for a night of Galactic bowling! The lights out fun is on Friday and Saturday night. $1.25 per game.
Manning's Texas on Wheels 5735 College StreetBeaumont, Tx 77707
There will be hearts and love songs galore on wheels at Manning's in Beaumont. They are open from 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights. If you want to take the little kids consider Thursday night when parents get free admission.
The Belly Dance Studio 4355 CalderBeaumont, Tx 77706
Thinking about a girls night to celebrate Valentine’s Day? You can book a private party or just join a class at The Belly Dance Studio. Guys, you may also really surprise your sweetie with something fun like this! Book the Belly Dance Studio online.
RC Miller Library 1605 Dowlen Rd. Beaumont, Tx 77706February 12, 10:30 am
The RC Miller Memorial Library hosts regular story time for kids. For Valetine's Day, the library will read a Valentine-themed book and kids can make a fun sweetheart craft.
Painting with a Twist: Take a couples painting class. There are special Valentine’s Day classes on Saturday, February 13th and Sunday, the 14th. You can make one larger picture together, or do individual paintings. There is also Mom & Me Painting classes offered. Prices vary from $25-$35 per person. Check the website for class times and events.
Michaels: Sign up for a DIY craft class at Michaels! There are several classes including a fun chalkboard frame with a heart cut out, a cupid’s arrow valentine’s and a Valentine dream catcher.Classes vary from free to $2 a person. Register for a class online.
Home Depot: This is a great daddy/daughter date idea (I actually signed up my husband and kid). In this hands-on workshop, you will build a wooden Valentines mailbox to hold cards! After the mailbox is built your child can personalize the project with paint. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a free workshop apron and pin. Cost is just $6! Register online here.
Dinner & A Movie: You can never go wrong with the old date standby. Click here for the complete list of all the movie theaters in the Beaumont area.
Art & Museums: Treat your sweetie to something different and take them to an art gallery or museum. Beaumont has a variety of options.
Park & Picnic: This is the ultimate low-key date: picnic at the park (my personal favorite). Here is a list of all the parks and outdoor areas in the Beaumont area.
Don’t worry, you can take all the credit for the Valentine’s Day planning…we won’t tell.
Author: Andrea Slaydon
Andrea Slaydon is an Emmy award-winning journalist who is proud to call Beaumont her hometown! A graduate of Lamar University, Andrea got her start in TV news at KBMT in Beaumont and went on to produce national news programs in cities across the country. She now contributes for magazines, businesses and other media outlets. In her free time, Andrea enjoys spending time with her family, running, hitting up thrift shops and pretending to know how to cook!"