Valentine’s Day Plans 2021

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Haven’t made plans or reservations yet? Looking for ideas to celebrate with friends or family? Downtown Macon has you covered! From date night outfits to special gifts to one-of-a-kind (and COVID-19 safe!) experiences, you are sure to fall in love with downtown while spending time with the ones who have your heart.

Make reservations for a romantic experience for two 

On February 5th and 6th, Exodus Photography will offer Studio Pre V-Day Mini Portrait sessions for couples at LoftE. Complete this Google Form to book your session today.

Go on a culinary trip across the globe without leaving Macon! Lazy Susan Tapas Bar will  have a German wine and food tasting on Thursday, February 11.

Kinjo Kitchen + Cocktails brings you three ways  to celebrate!  Join their Wine and Tapas pairing on Thursday, February 11, Valentine’s themed brunch on Saturday, February 13, or Sunday night dinner on February 14.

X-Art Sip and Paint Lounge brings you a night to remember -make your reservation for Valentine’s Day Sip and Paint Dinner on Saturday, February 13! Cabiness Catering is teaming up with X-Art Sip and Paint Lounge to offer a delicious dinner for couples. Sign up for a session from  3pm to 6pm or 8pm to 11pm.

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with a date night staple of dinner and a movie? On Saturday, February 13, The Grand will screen When Harry Met Sally. Admission is $5, and you can add on the Valentine’s Day date package, which adds two drink tickets for our special champagne cocktail so you can toast your sweetheart or gal pal AND go see the movie for just $20 – a savings of eight dollars!

On Sunday, February 14, Sierra Horsting Photography will offer a Valentine’s Mini Marathon Photoshoot Mini Sessions at Fall Line Station. Book your session here.

Piedmont Brewery & Kitchen will release a new beer -The Dark Side, sour stout brewed with raspberries, blackberries and chocolate. Hello Lovers.

Mask up and meet friends for fun and fellowship 

Meet the crew at Reboot Retrocade and Bar for Valentine’s themed trivia on Friday, February 12!

Ocmulgee Brewpub will serve up a beer and chocolate pairing!

The bottomless mimosa bar at Just Tap’d will have you seeing the world through rose colored glasses.

“Wine” down and relax at a Valentine’s themed art class at The 567 on Saturday, February 13. Choose from the Alcohol Ink Wine Glass workshop, Clay Flower workshop, or a Corks & Canvas featuring a heart painting. Sign up online.

Celebrate Valentines day for FREE at Hay House on Sunday, February 7. Follow a self-guided path through the museum. At the end, children will receive a valentines goody bag. For the safety of staff and guests Hay House has taken measures to ensure everyones safety when at the museum. Reservations and face coverings required. For more info visit

Get the perfect date night look

Stop by Frankie’s for items as low as $10! Plus, spring items are in stock and there are so many options for cute looks for your date night.

Shop for gifts you can’t find anywhere else 

7th  Street Salvage released their spring candle line just in time for Valentine’s Day and carry a variety of local and USA made Valentine cards!

Stop by Felicia’s Cake Factory to stock up on everything for your sweetie, and your sweet tooth. Choose from Hot Cocoa Bombs, sugar cookies, and Sweet Love boxes. Check their Facebook page for more specials throughout the month.

The perfect Valentine’s Weekend surprise -your message on The Grand marquee! For only $15, create a custom message that will run on a dedicated time slot on Valentine’s Day weekend. Stroll your sweetheart along Mulberry Street during your time slot and voila! Create a beautiful memory and an invaluable experience. Time slots have limited availability, so reserve yours now. To sign up, click here.

While you’re out enjoying wine pairings, stop by the Macon Arts Alliance for the Sarah Tinsley Parker Collection Trunk Show on Thursday, February 11.

Do you LOVE Travis Jean Emporium + The Bohemian Den? During the month of February, for every in-store customer referral you will get a $5 store credit. It’s simple. Just tell your friends and family to give us your name and contact info at checkout. We will tabulate your credits at the end of February and let you know your savings on March 3. As an added bonus you and your friends can save 20% off online with code SHARELOVE

This is your friendly reminder to call your favorite local florist! Lawrence Mayer and Jean & Hall are awaiting your order.

Love Local  

While you’re out and about shopping or dining, be sure to leave a love note for your favorite downtown business. Drop your valentine in the red mailbox at NewTown Macon’s office (555 Poplar Street) by February 28 and NewTown staff will deliver your letter! Plus, you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a $100 gift card to the downtown business of your choice. Learn more here.