Celebrate Valentine’s Day!

The ultimate day of romance is almost here! If you’ve been feeling a bit short of Valentine’s Day date ideas, we’ve got you covered. Albuquerque is the perfect place to spend a full day celebrating the one you love.

Start The Day Off With A Morning Donut Date

Get a little pep in your step to start the day off right with a little caffeine and sugar. Order a pair of foamy vanilla lattes and a dozen Valentine’s Day themed donuts for the perfect start to your day-long date.

Take a Romantic Tandem Bike Tour

Routes Bicycle ToursThe couple that works out together, stays together, isn’t that what they say? Take a beautiful tandem bike ride in the afternoon sunshine with Routes Bicycle Tours and Rentals and make a stop at some of ABQ’s most lovely locales including Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm, Golden Crown Panaderia Neighborhood Bakery, and more.

Go To The BioPark

Take a walk on the wild side with your sweetie with ABQ BioPark‘s unique v-day events. Choose the Adults-Only Valentine’s Day Tour: That’s a Moray! at the aquarium or the Love Bug: Adults-Only Valentine’s Event at the botanic garden, to learn about the fascinating and curious romantic rituals of aquatic animals and our insect friends – followed by appetizers and adult beverages at the Shark Reef Cafe.

Go Wine Tasting

There’s nothing more romantic than a bit Spanish-inspired architecture, a gorgeous sweeping vineyard, and an aged-to-perfection Cabernet Franc at the Casa Rondena Winery. Add a stop in their tasting room for the perfect pause of time in the midst of all the Valentine’s Day excitement.

Satisfy Your Appetite

Try something new! The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center’s Pueblo Harvest Cafe will be dishing out a customizable multi-course menu of pre-European-contact dishes that showcase indigenous ingredients and flavors presented in a creative and modern presentation. Many of these ingredients are sourced from the area’s 19 surrounding Pueblos.

Watch a Live Flamenco Performance

Take a seat and soak up the emotion as the artists from Tablao Flamenco take the stage and perform a special Valentine’s Day rendition of their heartfelt, and passionate craft. The spirited stomps and aching guitar chords are certain to get your hearts pumping. A tapas platter and a bottle of wine or pitcher of sangria to share rounds out the evening.

Celebrate Valentine’s The Single Way

Munch on deliciously ‘fresh-out-of-the-oven’ cookies with hilariously cranky sayings like “Not Hot 4 You” and “Out of Your League” piped right into the brightly-colored icing from Rude Boy Cookies.