Family Night Out Events
Family Date Night Under the Sea
Bring the family for dinner under the sea surrounded by the wonders of the world’s ocean at Downtown Aquarium. aquariumrestaurants.com
That’s Amore at Grimaldi’s
Bring the family for a nice low-key Italian dinner set with traditional red and white tablecloth, dim lights and soft background music. The brick-oven cooked pizza is a favorite for the whole family. Grimaldispizzeria.com
A modern rustic restaurant where you can dine and play a game of bowling or bocce. pinstripes.com/houston-texas
Endless Love: Name a cockroach
Want to show your Valentine that your love will last forever? Say it with a cockroach. These tough little beasts have been living, loving and roaming the earth for 350 million years. It’s even been said they’d survive a nuclear blast. You don’t have to capture and gift wrap a cockroach yourself. hmns.org
Museum of Natural Science
Daily. All ages. For just $5, you can actually name one.
Celebrate your heart at The Health Museum!
Learn how engineers are repairing broken hearts, take a selfie with our giant neon heart, and check out a sheep heart dissection. thehealthmuseum.org
The Health Museum
Dissections demos on Tues, Thurs and Sat at 3pm in February. Age 7+
Parent’s Night Out
Twilight Tour at Rienzi “Great Love Stories”
Share a glass of wine as a harpist from Ars Lyrica Houston strums romantic melodies. Stroll through the galleries guided by Rienzi’s couple quiz. Explore stories of love, passion, and betrayal involving the greatest couples (and excouples) of history and mythology.
Romance at the Theatre
Enjoy a date night at the theatre. Showings on February 14th include: Who’s coming to dinner; The Fantastiks; Water by the Spoonful; Elliot a soldier’s fugue. Please see Center Stage listings for additional shows and further information.
Benjy’s in the Village
This beloved institution in Rice Village offers the perfect location for a brunch, lunch, dinner or simple cocktails. Benjys.com
Helen in Rice Village
Trendy Greek eatery Helen in Rice Village presents a three-course Valentine’s Day dinner. helengreek.com/rice-village