There’s no better place to celebrate Valentine’s Day than in the Texas Hill Country. Whether you’re looking to celebrate with friends, family or a special someone, take advantage of the multiple vineyards, outdoor excursions and gourmet restaurants on the Texas Wine Trail near Vintage Oaks. See how you can have a fun and create a memorable Valentine’s Day:
Texas Wine Country’s Wine Lovers Trail – Starting Friday, February 10, indulge in a little wine and chocolate while enjoying the Wine Lovers Trail wineries near Vintage Oaks. Take advantage of the self-guided tour for a weekend or all 10 days while you tour 33 Hill Country wineries including Dry Comal Creek Vineyards. Enjoy chocolate and wine pairings while relishing the Texas Hill Country scenery. Tickets are $35 a person or $60 a couple. For more information, visit www.texaswinetrail.com.
Escape to the Faust Hotel & Brewing Co for a romantic evening featuring a three-course pre-fixe menu dinner. Enjoy dinner while listening to music from pianist Fred Coons and then spend the evening in one of their newly redesigned guest rooms. Call (830) 625-7791 to book your dinner reservations or visit www.fausthotel.com for more information.
Messina Hof Hill Country Dinner – Join Amore and Aphrodite for a dinner featuring an aphrodisiac-inspired menu on both February 11 and February 14 at the Messina Hof Winery and Resort. Enjoy a five-course menu paired with different Messina Hof wines for each course. Reservations are required and can be made by visiting www.messinahof.com.
McNay Art Museum – Join the McNay on February 14 for an afternoon of art collection tours. Begin the afternoon with a picnic lunch at noon and enjoy treats from Bakery Lorraine, and then choose from a “Love Hurts” or “Together Forever” tour depending on your mood for the day. Visit www.mcnayart.org for more information.
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