Valentine’s Day in the Coastal Bend - The Bend Magazine

Valentine’s Day in the Coastal Bend

Eight local ways to spend a special day with the ones you love.

By: Kylie Kinnett

If you have yet to make plans for you and your significant other for this Valentine’s Day (don’t worry, no shame here), we’ve got you covered. You are welcome. Here are eight different ways you can spend that wonderful night of love.


G. Love & Special Sauce at House of Rock

This alternative, blues, hip-hop infused trio from Philadelphia is making its way down to the Coastal Bend this Valentine’s Day and will provide the perfect music for your intimate night of love. Not only will there by killer music soundtracking your night, but a “G. Love Special Sauce” will be an option for your wing flavor and it is sure to spice things up.

House of Rock
511 Starr St.
7 PM


The Birdcage Valentine’s Day Feast

What could be better than a screening of one of Robin William’s finest performances? The answer is a screening of one of Robin William’s finest performances paired with a THREE COURSE meal. Yes, you read that correctly. The Alamo Drafthouse Corpus Christi is bringing you and your SO the perfect date night with a special screening of “The Birdcage” and a full three-course meal. Check out the website for the menu and to purchase tickets.

Alamo Drafthouse Corpus Christi
7601 S Staples
7:30 – 9:30 PM


Live Music with Crystal Persuasion

If you are looking for a slower paced night filled with good drinks, food, and jazz music, this is the event for you. Crystal Persuasion (featuring the lovely Victoria Majors) will be putting on a wonderful show with the soothing sounds of jazz.

Katz 21 Steak & Spirits
5702 Spohn Dr.
6:30 – 11:30 PM


Valentine’s day Dinner Special with Bonna-petit

Slip into something fancy and head over to Bonna-petit for their romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner. With a full four course meal stacked with delicious food and wine, this dinner will make for the perfect evening. Make sure to reserve a seat ahead of time!

4301 S Alameda
5:30 – 9:00 PM


Valentine’s Day Dinner at The Exchange

Treat you and your lover to a delicious four course meal, live music, wine, and a perfectly set mood just right for the night. Their menu is filled with delicious items carefully curated to make sure you have the most romantic night possible. A couple’s ticket even includes a bottle of wine!

The Exchange
224 N Mesquite St.
6:00 – 9:00 PM


Red Wine Specials at The Gold Fish

Head over to one of the trendiest downtown bars, The Gold Fish, for a night filled with red wine specials. Their cozy atmosphere is the perfect backdrop to your night of love and their specials will have you swooning.

The Gold Fish
724 N Mesquite St.
4:00 – 12 AM


Love Stinks, Let’s Drink

Let’s face it, not everyone is in to the whole Valentine’s Day thing. We get it and so do the folks over at Executive Surf Club. Join them for their annual Anti-Valentine’s Day Bash where you will find an Open Mic night, great beer, and good food. Open Mic will start a bit early and live music (featuring all your favorite heartbreak hits) will begin at 8:30 pm.

Executive Surf Club
306 N Chaparral St.
7 – 11 PM


Valentine’s Day Comedy

If you and your SO are looking for a good laugh this Valentine’s Day, this is the event for you! Comics Live Downtown brings you Valentine’s Day Comedy with Shawn Miller and Steve Espinoza. They will also have a special Valentine’s Day menu filled with delicious appetizers and entrees you won’t want to miss!

Comics Live Downtown
429 Schatzell St.
9 – 11 PM