Valentine's Day

5 Local Gifts to Give this Valentine's Day: Nashville Edition

Forget flowers and chocolates this Valentine’s Day and surprise your love with something local. Share your love of Nashville on the most romantic day of the year with these 5 local gift ideas that will make your S.O.’s heart swoon.

Share Your Love of Cooking

Gift your love of cooking this Valentine’s Day and take your romance to the Sur La Table kitchen. At Sur La Table you will learn new techniques that will take your cooking to the next level and how to make easy to replicate at home melas. On February 14th, Sur La Table is hosting a Rosé cooking class that will make for the perfect gift to share with your S.O. At the class you will learn to make Duck with Rosé Cherry Gastrique, Fingerling Potatoes and a Rosé and Strawberry Tiramisu to finish.

Keep Your Relationship Fly

A couple that looks fly together, stay fly together. So this Valentine’s Day stay stylish with a meaningful piece of jewelry from Branded Collective. Since 2012, Branded Collective has been working with survivors of human trafficking from End Slavery Tennessee, where the women work with local artisans to design the jewelry collection. Each piece is marked with an initial, that belongs to the survivor who made your cuff and a number which is unique to you. Aside from supporting a wonderful cause, your S.O. shine with a beautiful, new piece of jewelry.

Plan the Ultimate Local Date Night

You can’t go wrong with a date night out in the Music City. So this Valentine’s Day make it extra special with dinner and drinks at The 404 Kitchen and an intimate staycation at The 404 Hotel. Located in the Gluch neighborhood, The 404 Kitchen has one of the largest whiskey selections in Nashville and their unique, cocktails pair perfectly with their modern European menu. After dinner, get cozy at The 404 Hotel and enjoy the rest of the evening with Netflix and late night room service.

See a Show Together

Make more memories this Valentine’s Day and instead of spending the evening binging your favorite Netflix series, explore Nashville’s entertainment scene. From comedy and plays to concerts and musicals, there is always something happening in the Music City for every kind of couple. If you are a couple that loves to laugh, check out who’s taking the stage at Zanies Comedy Night Club and prepare for a night of laughs. But if live music is more your scene, you can’t go wrong with an evening at the Mercy Lounge.

Forget Boxed Chocolates

Instead of gifting a mysterious box of chocolates this Valentine’s Day, stop by Five Daughters Bakery for a box of local, made-from-scratch baked goods. With two locations in Nashville, you’ll find every dessert and doughnut needed for all your Valentine’s Day gifting. At Five Daughters they even sell Paleo and Vegan doughnuts, so every Valentine can enjoy something sweet. From 100 layered doughnuts, to gooey chocolate chip cookies, you can’t beat gifting your sweetheart with a sweet treat from Five Daughters.  

Looking for more ways to celebrate the most romantic day of the year? Then check out all things happening in Nashville this Valentine’s Day.


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