Whether single or a couple, embrace what all Valentine’s Day season has to offer by going out in the city.
Treat your loved one to cocktails at the Georgia Aquarium or pick out a gift for a sweetheart at a local art market.
Check out our list of Valentine’s Day events that you will fall in love with.
When: Feb. 8 to 10, times vary for each day
Where: Little 5 Points Community Center, 1083 Austin Ave., Atlanta
If you’re looking for Valentine’s day gifts, fine arts and crafts will be sold at the Little 5 Points Community Center. Expect to find African beads, clay, watercolor, fiber, bird cages and more. Local artists, such as Ann Davis and Carla House, will be in the building.
When: Feb. 9 and 10, 11 a.m.
Where: Cultured South, 1038 White Street Southwest, Atlanta
At this art market, there will food and craft vendors, along with Kombucha on tap at this dog-friendly event. On Saturday and Sunday, there will be more than 30 vendors, such as Bex Pottery, Wilde Autumn Apothecary and Daylight Glassworks. Some vendors that attendees will see on Saturday are Black Cat Curiosa and Sweet T’s Candles and on Sunday are Earth & Ether and MyMy Butterfly.
When: Feb. 10 to 15, times vary for each day
Where: Mother Bar+Kitchen, 447 Edgewood Ave. SE, Atlanta
Cost: Prices vary
A pop-up bar created by artist Elise Williams will be at Mother Bar+Kitchen for six days. Botanical flavored, herbal spiced and bubbly infused cocktails while an installation called Luminescence fills the upstairs floor of the bar. DJs will also be spinning dance, jazz and world music. The schedule of events for Mother include Valentine’s Artist Market on Feb. 10, Swoon Bar on Feb. 11, Lonely Hearts Karaoke on Feb. 12, Love Hause on Feb. 13, Swoon Bar on Feb. 14, and Art Part on Feb. 15.
When: Feb. 14, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: The Savvy Cellars, 6690 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs
Wine and chocolate will go hand-in-hand at this event happening in Sandy Springs. Attendees will get to choose from wine, such as Block Nine Pinot Noir 2019 and The Franc Cabernet Franc 2016. Swiss and French style chocolates will be available. Be sure to reserve your spot in advance.
When: Feb. 15 at 5 p.m.
Where: Park Tavern, 500 10th Street N.E., Atlanta
Cost: $15 for online tickets, $20 for door tickets
Yacht Rock Schooner will be performing love songs live at Park Tavern at this 21 and over event. The restaurant’s full menu will be available during the night and there will be food deals after the concert like half price sushi and sangria.
When: Feb. 14, 7 to 11 p.m.
Where: Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta
Cost: $50 per person and $45 per person for Garden members
The Atlanta Botanical Garden will be transformed into an old Hollywood themed destination. Attendees will be able to stroll through parts of the garden that are modeled after classics, including “Casablanca,” “It Happened One Night,” “Roman Holiday” and “The Great Gatsby.” Vow renewals will be happening on the Great Lawn from 7:45 to 8:45 p.m., and a three-course dinner will be served at Longleaf for the separate price of $55.
When: Feb. 15, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Georgia Aquarium, 225 Baker Street NW, Atlanta
Cost: $28.95 plus tax per person for non-members and $9.95 plus tax for general admission members
Sea creatures will the backdrop during this Valentine’s themed cocktail party. Full-service bars will be mixing drinks and small plates, such as meatballs and fried fish, will be served to attendees.