The Ultimate Adult Weekend Guide to Waco, Texas

Planning the ultimate adult getaway weekend in Waco, Texas?! Get ready to have a jam-packed weekend with adult-approved activities, restaurants, and breweries! All of this list highlights locally owned-spots!


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Here is the complete guide to where to stay, locally-owned restaurants, and all the adult indoor and outdoor activities you can do in Waco, Texas!


Why we love itClosest hotel to Magnolia and Baylor University! Steps away from local shops, restaurants, and nightlife near the Brazos Riverwalk.


Why we love them: With a great patio overlooking the water and a full bar, this place is the perfect stop! You can choose to eat inside or outside (don’t worry there are misters) Slow Rise on the Brazos for live music, pizza, and drinks what could be better?!


Why we love it:Texas-style chophouse crafting steaks, seafood & sushi plates in an elegant, wood-lined dining room.


Why we love it:

An innovative concept that features six different local food trucks, an open-air pavilion, yard games, and climate-controlled seating so that the park can be enjoyed year-round.


Why we love it: A Waco institution dating back to the 1930s, a cool sports bar with huge 18oz Big O beer! Watch the video!


Why we love it:

 A vineyard close to Waco offering fine wines made with 100% Texas-grown grapes.


Why we love it:  A distillery offering tastings and tours in an old welding shop.  


Why we love them: A space that cultivates community & hospitality offering beer on tap, singles, organic wine by the glass, retail beer & wine bottles to-go. 


Why we love them: A 16-person pedal bike party bus with a u-shaped bar top providing a great communal, group activity for any locals or visitors to enjoy. Reservations required!


Why we love them:

Sprawling entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range & swanky lounge with drinks & games.


Why we love them: Axe throwing, BYOB. Enough said! Check it out!


Why we love them: Electric bike tours through downtown Waco with fun and knowledgeable guides. 


Why we love them:  A hip area located in the heart of Waco with shopping, restaurants, drinks, and fun for everyone. 


There you have it! The best adult-approved spots in Waco, Texas! Make sure to tag us on social @moderntexaslivingwaco with all your vacation pictures!

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