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.
Valentine's Day Packages
Pull out all the stops for your date without breaking the bank - make sure you peruse our complete list of Valentine's Day packages and deals. You'll find everything from couples spa packages to girls' nights, to lavender-lovers amenities.
Start the day off with a sweet 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 through ABQ’s most romantic stops
The 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.
Indulge your “animal instincts” with 2 adults-only evening options at the ABQ 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.
Editor's Note: The 2019 event at the Aquarium is now sold out. Find other unique and exciting Valentine's Day events here.
Go wine tasting in the romantic setting of Casa Rondena Winery
There’s nothing more romantic than a bit Spanish-inspired architecture, a gorgeous sweeping vineyard, and an aged-to-perfection Cabernet Franc. 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 with a pre-contact Native American dinner for two
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.
Stir up a little passion with a live late-night 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.
Bonus - Singles Edition:
Wrangle up your closest friends and enjoy some homemade “Anti-Valentine’s Day” cookies from Rude Boy Cookies.
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.