Over 100 amazing Summer Date ideas
Summer lovin’ is in full swing and this huge list of summer date ideas will keep you busy all season long. Whether you are looking for a date together in the sun or would like to escape to some air conditioning, we have you covered.
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Cathedral of Junk? World's largest something-or-another? Go explore!
One of the benefits of going to the ballet? Getting dressed up together.
If you're bad at art, at least you can eat the evidence.
Some cities even have free outdoor symphonies in the park!
Whether it's Colombian, Ethiopian, or Phillipino, find a cuisine that you've both never tried and expand your palate.
Secret bars are more fun!
Save your quarrels for the ring!
Whether it is a casual wine and painting event or a drawing class at an art school, get creative together!
Most bingo halls here in Austin are even BYOB!
Craft workshops are popping up everywhere. Grab a drink and create something together.
Visit a local waterfall. We love to hike to sculpture falls where you can have a seat in the rapids.
Most Saturdays in the fall you'll find us at a UT tailgate!
Pun intended. Bring your own tent or look into renting a yurt for a glamping experience.
Look for a local dinner cruise or if you're in Austin book a bat viewing cruise!
Already have a bike? It's a free date!
A fun way to keep cool, Austin has had a massive water balloon fight on 6th street!
Check with your city on which evenings they offer fireworks, we bought our own this past Independence Day!
Weeeeee! See if you can go tandem to get extra up-close-and-personal.
Foam Run? Color Run? Whatever seems like a fun 5k, sign up and race together.
Feel like high school sweethearts, curled up under the friday night lights.
Pick up some fresh produce and make a homemade pizza together - one of our first dates as a couple!
Bring on the cute golf attire.
Head to a lake or river for a paddle boat ride. We like to bring a bottle of wine and rent a swan boat on Lady Bird Lake.
Karen surprised Gavin with a trapeze class for his birthday a few years back, it was a memorable adventure!
Cruise around your neighborhood or scope out a citywide garage sale.
Find a free public pool or pay the entry fee for a hotel pool. We love visiting Barton Springs, Austin’s natural swimming hole!
Our favorite disc golf course is at a brewery, how convenient!
Whether booking a horseback ride on the beach, near the mountains, or in a prairie, it's a romantic date you'll never forget.
The boardwalk in Austin is perfect for a stroll, hand-in-hand.
Search for hiking trails near you. We're blessed to have access to many miles of beautiful greenbelt in Austin!
It takes 2 to tango!
Learn how to make the perfect craft cocktail at home!
Austin features Crux Climbing Center or the Austin Bouldering Project.
Pack a bag with refreshments and hop on a kayak made for two.
Because laughter is good for the soul.
Many history museums offer free admission nights.
Pinballz Arcade has a huge collection to choose from.
Check out our list of the top 10 breweries in Austin for inspiration and recommendations.
No casino? Host a poker night with a few other couples. We've been known to win it all!
Search the area for free live music, grab a drink, and have a dance.
Search for what's on stage at your local theater. In addition to plays, you might find comedy shows or other special events.
Our favorite overlook in Austin is Mount Bonnell.
Sweat + Endorphins = Passion. Plus, Achieving new milestones together strengthens relationships.
Check for free admission days! Free museum day in Austin in September 22nd, you can also find that most museums offer free admission on certain weeknights.
The only tough decision you'll have to make is roller skates or rollerblades...
Gavin won us a 4' stuffed penguin the night before Karen's relocation to Texas!
This ain't your first rodeo! Or maybe it is...
From the county fair to Six Flags, enjoy the thrill!
Cue all the Ghost movie vibes.
Squeaky clean fun. Light candles, add bubbles, and play spa music. Bathtub pizza is optional.
Outside of Austin city center, you'll find berry and peach picking.
Even if you're not by the ocean you can still go sailing. In Austin, head to Lake Travis.
You can't play tennis without a little "love".
Bonus points if you catch fish to cook for dinner.
You don't need to take off on an exotic vacation to get away. Book a hotel in the city or right out of town, relax and indulge in room service!
Stroll through artifacts from the past and maybe even find some unique items to take home.
Take a search for local areas in your town and take some photos! Bring a tripod with a timer to get pictures together or ask a stranger to help capture a photo.