It’s officially February now…which means it’s the month for love! That’s right, Valentine’s Day is only a little over a week away. What are your big plans? Whether you slip away for a romantic weekend trip, plan a surprise overnight rendezvous in the middle of the week, or simply pop over for a memorable Valentine’s evening, Brown County is the perfect place to say “I love you!”
Check out our Be Mine Bucket List below for some great ideas of things to do and places to see in Brown County this Valentine’s Day!
We also have tons of sweetheart overnight packages, discounted rooms, events, entertainment, and shopping deals going on. Exactly why Brown County should be your special Valentine’s destination this year!
Be Mine Bucket List
Indulge in a couples massage – We all want one but we rarely ever indulge. Don’t let that be the case this Valentine’s Day. Reward yourself and your someone special with a relaxing couples massage! Not only is this a great gift so show someone how much you care, but it’s also an excellent way to spend some time together. Interested? Check out Creative Style Salon or Ethereal Day Spa & Salon, both in downtown Nashville. You’re sure to leave de-stressed, recharged, and ready for a romantic rest of the day!
Show your love with a beautiful bouquet – It may seem a bit cliché but it’s true…most everyone loves flowers! There’s just something about a big bouquet that makes you smile. Whether you go with the more traditional Valentine’s Day choice of red roses or you opt for something a little more unconventional like lilies, peonies, or even succulents, surprise your sweetie with an arrangement that’s as bright and colorful as your love! Go ahead order yours today from either the Village Florist or Michael’s Flowers!
Savor some scrumptious sweets – Valentine’s Day seems to be all about indulging…and that includes chocolates and candies! Chock full of sweet and treat shops, the Village has several great spots to satisfy your sweet tooth this Valentine’s Day. Head over to the Candy Dish, Candy Emporium, Nashville Candy Store, or the Carmel Corn Cottage for some homemade candy perfect for a tasty gift or for sharing together! Check out these same stores, along with the Nashville Fudge Kitchen and Schwab’s Fudge, for melt-in-your-mouth fudgey-goodness. Don’t forget about Forever Sweet too. After all, it’s home to the half-pound cupcake. So, go on…spoil yourself and your honey!
Unwind and sip on some wine – This Valentine’s Day, do something together! Rather than fussing with a gift, choose to share an experience instead. Go wine tasting! Each with their own unique flavor and style, make your way to Brown County’s four wineries: Brown County Winery, Chateau Thomas Winery, Salt Creek Winery, and Cedar Creek Winery. All with tasting rooms in the downtown area, spend the afternoon sipping and strolling with your sugar pie. You can even head up the road a little piece to Brown County Winery’s home base for a tour!
Dig in to a gourmet Valentine’s dinner – Say “I love you” over a mouthwatering filet mignon or perfectly prepared lobster tail. No matter what your tastes may be, you’re sure to be delighted during a romantic Valentine’s dinner in Brown County. Maple-glazed salmon, stuffed pork loin, shrimp cocktail, prime rib, and more, you’ll fall in love with these special dishes and each other! Head to the Artists Colony Inn, Darlene’s at Hotel Nashville, the Story Inn, and The Seasons Lodge for exclusive Valentine’s menus and buffets!
Give a gift as unique as your love (handcrafted Brown County jewelry) – I’m sure the love of your life deserves more than just the norm. With its handcrafted heritage, Brown County is the perfect place to discover one-of-kind jewelry for your one-of-a-kind sweetheart! From pearls and natural stones to silver, gold, and antique-inspired pieces, you’ll definitely find something that will make your darling dazzle. Check out Amy Greely Studio, B3 Gallery, Old McDurbin Gold, LaSha’s, Juls, Etc., Grasshopper Flats, and Touch of Silver, Gold, and Old for jewelry that’s both exquisite and eclectic!
Go on an adventure together – Hit the trails or catch a sunset in the State Park, gallop side-by-side on a horseback ride, get an adrenaline rush as you zip through the trees, play a round of golf…no matter what adventure you’re up for, you can find it in Brown County! And what better way to bring you closer than an exhilarating experience you can both share together. Head to Brown County State Park, eXplore Brown County, Rawhide Ranch, Schooner Valley Stables, or Salt Creek Golf Retreat for some real outdoor fun!