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Valentine’s Day 2022: Downtown LBK Edition

Downtown LBK • February 7, 2022

Drawing a blank on what to do this Valentine’s Day? Sure, you want to plan something fun and romantic, but not cheesy or overdone… Challenge accepted. 

Downtown Lubbock is the place to be this Valentine’s Day, housing some of Lubbock’s finest local businesses and date night spots. 

Check out this guide to plan your best Valentine’s Day yet! 

Dinner + Live Music 

Dining downtown is an experience that brings great food, drinks, and live music from local musicians. Book your reservations to save a table at one of your favorite downtown restaurants.  

Burklee Hill

Wine and dine your Valentine at the Kress! Burklee Hill serves up hand-tossed pizzas, charcuterie, desserts, local wine, and live music every night.

Triple J 

Looking for a comfortable atmosphere with well-crafted beer and “Darn Good Food” to spend your Vday? Triple J Chophouse & Brew Co. checks all of your boxes! 

The West Table 

Need an excuse to get dressed up? Grab a table at The West Table for an upscale dining experience with New American cuisine featuring global accents.

The Nicolett

Celebrate early with a special Valentine’s tasting menu on February 11 and 12 with seatings at 5:30 and 8:30 in the dining room and greenhouse. Reservations are required. 

Beer & Cocktails 

Grab a drink with your Valentine after dinner at one of Downtown Lubbock’s cocktails lounges, breweries, and wineries. 

Narrow Bar

Sip on an expertly crafted cocktail from one of DLBK’s newest spots, Narrow Bar. Dive into a meaningful conversation with your Valentine in their inviting, modern cocktail lounge.

The Brewery LBK

Located inside the Historic Pioneer Building, you’ll find The Brewery LBK – the best brewpub in the nation according to USA Today. Their craft beers are sure to impress! 

Two Docs Brewing Co.

Explore locally brewed beer, expand your tastes, and have a great time at Two Docs! Bring your pups out to their dog-friendly outdoor area and snag something to eat from a food truck. 

McPherson Wine Cellars 

Do you and your Valentine love a good glass of wine? Visit McPherson Wine Cellars to explore their wines from the Texas High Plains AVA in their tasting room. 

Fun Date Ideas 

If unexpected Valentine’s Day dates are your thing, this section is for you. Skip the traditional date night agenda and plan a fun day exploring Downtown LBK with your person!  

Museum or Memorial Tour 

Feel like a tourist in your hometown when you tour local museums and memorial centers in Lubbock. Need some ideas? Take a tour of the Buddy Holly Center or stop by the Lubbock Tornado Memorial

Browse a bookstore 

Is there anything more romantic than finding comfort in a homey book store and bonding over words with someone you love? If you answered no, we recommend a day date at Wild Lark Books.

Vintage shopping 

Find something totally unique and impressive while shopping (or exploring) at your favorite vintage store. Who’s in for a stroll around Juxtaposh or A Beautiful Mess

Attend a Show 

Spend an evening at the Buddy Holly Hall attending a remarkable performance over Valentine's Day weekend. See the event schedule here!

Find your new favorite place in downtown Lubbock!