Enjoy a cocktail - visit Deep Eddy Vodka and sip on one of their many delicious concoctions made with flavored vodkas or head to the upscale and adult-only cocktail lab at Treaty Oak Distilling. Enjoy classic cocktails and modern flair at Grawlix Cocktail Lounge, located within a revitalized warehouse in downtown Dripping Springs.
Pack a romantic picnic – enjoy a classic picnic at one of the area parks like Pedernales Falls State Park. Bring a comfortable blanket and a basket filled with delectable treats – like fresh fruits and cheeses – and enjoy the shade of the Cypress trees next to the turquoise waters of the Pedernales river. For your picnic pleasure, stop by the local cheese and wine shop, Somm for a myriad of charcuterie accoutrement. Enjoy the picnic until dark and turn the evening into a dreamy stargazing date.
Walk to the waterfall at Hamilton Pool. Waterfalls are synonymous with romance and this one is no exception. Stroll hand in hand down the ¼ mile path towards the pool and enjoy the peaceful serenity of the Texas Hill Country’s most pristine biome. Capture the moment in time by snapping a selfie framed by the grotto and waterfall in the background.
Enjoy an extravagant and decadent dinner! True romantics know that fine dining is a must. Complete with candles, dim lighting and a white tablecloth, the interior of Tillie’s, a 200-year old Vietnamese building, was surely designed with lovebirds in mind. Creek Road Cafe, a cozy restaurant in downtown Dripping Springs is known for its romantic ambiance as well as its usage of local and organic ingredients. Wine and dine at Epicure, a restaurant with an extensive wine list known for its impeccable small bites and intimate dining room.