Galentine’s Day is all about ladies celebrating ladies! Whether you’re looking for something safe and fun to do with your bestie, or searching for some socially distanced #selfcare, our Galentine’s Guide has everything you need right here in the beautiful city of Austin.
Antonelli’s Cheese Shop – “Spread The Love” Valentine’s Gift Box
$75.00 for curbside; $85.00 gift to ship (free shipping in TX; $40.00 out of state).
Antonelli’s Cheese is a locally owned mom-and-pop shop whose motto is “Do Good. Eat Good.” As Austin’s first dedicated cheese shop, their team of certified cheese professionals and cheesemongers has been serving cut-to-order cheese with any pairings you want for 11 years. They’ve also offered virtual tasting classes and a monthly cheese club. This Galentine’s Day they are spreading the love with a Valentine’s Day gift box featuring all your charcuterie needs. Available for preorder now for shipping or pickup Monday Feb. 8 – Sunday, Feb. 14.
Prices range from $14.99-$25.00.
Known as “The only feminist bookstore in Texas,” BookWoman has been supplying Austin bookworms with thrilling and thought-provoking reading material for over 45 years. Grab your bestie and browse the shelves for your next favorite book or series. Check out local author Amy Gentry’s new thriller, Bad Habits. It’s an addictive page turner you won’t want to miss!
Bouldin Creek Cafe – Pick-Up Brunch and Mimosa Kits
Mimosa kit is $18.00. Brunch dishes average $11.00.
Bouldin Creek Cafe has been serving Austin vegan and vegetarian deliciousness for over 20 years. This Galentine’s Day you can support this woman-owned local business by grabbing one of their contactless pick-up brunch and mimosa kits. A kit includes a chilled bottle of JP. Chenet brut blanc de blanc, 32 ounces of orange juice, blueberries and any of their homemade brunch options.
Cocina Maribel – Free Month Membership
$47.00/mo after first month.
Bring the cooking class to your kitchen with Chef Maribel’s virtual cooking classes. Right now if you join Club Cocina, you can get your first month free. In just one month you’ll have four new recipes to add to your cooking repertoire. Chef Maribel guides you step-by-step. Grab your Galentine’s Day date and get cooking!
East Austin Succulents – Custom Succulent Arrangements
Prices range from $2.50-$500.00.
The ladies at East Austin Succulents are just like their cacti—strong, bold and not afraid to get dirty. This local Austin business specializes in truly unique succulents, cacti and rocks. Grab your best gal pal and pick any plant from their awe-inspiring collection, or have one of their experts create a custom succulent arrangement for a small fee.
Marvelous Vintage Tea Party Company
Prices range from $300.00-$2,500.00.
Champagne “ParTea,” ladies? Grab your closest gals and prepare to be spoiled rotten! The Marvelous Vintage Tea Party Company creates bespoke adult, intimate and uniquely fun soirees. From rentals to full service with menus, let Sophie and her “TeaMates” pamper you this Galentine’s Day in style. Whether your theme is “Sexy and Sophisticated,” “Vintage Lingerie” or “Champagne and Absinthe,” this Austin company is truly a unique and special way to spend a fabulously fun (and needed) party with your lovely ladies!
Mozart’s Coffee – To The Moon and Back Coffee and Dessert Tasting
$181.91 for three-course dessert and coffee tasting.
With gorgeous views and even better coffee, Mozart’s Coffee is an Austin staple. This Galentine’s Day, be sure to check out Mozart’s iconic “To The Moon and Back” coffee and dessert tasting Thursday, Feb.11 – Sunday, Feb. 14. The date-night event will consist of a full-service three-course dessert and coffee tasting, with live music and a free gift. All seating will be on the heated outdoor patio to accommodate for social distancing.
Packed Party – Valentine’s Collection
Prices range from $6.00 – $98.00; Most items under $50.00
From clutches to disco drinks and all the confetti accessories you’d ever want, this brand has something for everyone. No matter if you’re treatin’ yourself or your best gal pals! Packed Party is a woman-owned company that believes in celebrating the little things. So make sure to add a little sparkle to your Galentine’s Day plans with something special from their Valentine’s Collection.
Prices start at $200.00
Prestige Picnics is a luxury picnic service that creates unique and fun experiences filled with beautiful decor, tasty treats and picture-perfect opportunities. They also provide full-service event planning (i.e., catering, photography, venue rental, party favors), which will take the pressure off your shoulders. Whether you’re looking for a fun Galentine’s date night, brunch or a larger event, Nancy and her team will come to any location to deliver an unforgettable experience.
Sukha Yoga Austin – Virtual Partner Yoga
Sukha Yoga Austin is a woman-owned small business with a focus on offering practices to support your mental, emotional and physical well-being through yoga and meditation. Join a Sukha Yoga class from the comfort of your own home with Virtual Partner Yoga. This class is meant for two to learn basic feel-good yoga and Thai yoga massage techniques. All you have to do is join online and wear comfortable clothes. (Yes, pj’s are absolutely acceptable!)
The Tigress Pub – Girl Gang Package
The Tigress Pub is a small lady-owned bar that specializes in craft cocktails. While they’re only able to offer to-go right now, The Tigress has everything for your boozy Galentine’s Day needs. Be sure to check out their Girl Gang drink package that includes a cute balloon, heart-shaped cookies, blank Valentine’s cards, a bottle of French bubbly, and your choice of two themed cocktails!
True Zen Therapy – Sweet Valentine’s Seasonal Package
#TreatYourSelf with an entire package of spa treatments at True Zen Therapy. Enjoy a 70-minute Swedish massage, full-body exfoliation, foot scrub and much more. Frances makes sure that all of her clients receive a personal and luxurious experience.