Jacksonville has a lot to offer in the fall. If you and your S/O are looking for new date ideas to try, pick one of these autumn outings in the city for a little romance.

Here are 11 romantic date ideas in Jacksonville for this fall.

St. Johns River Taxi

Price: $20 a person

Hours: Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

Address: 3326-1 Lakeshore Blvd., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: You can take a romantic ride at sunset on the St. Johns River.

Moonlight Movies

Price: Free

Hours: next ones on Friday, Sept. 13 at 8 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 27 at 8 p.m.

Address: 75 N. 1st St. at Seawalk Pavilion, Jacksonville Beach

Why You Need To Go: These moonlight showings on the beach are a romantic twist on a classic movie date. Share a blanket under the stars while you enjoy a fall flick. 

Jacksonville Zoo Botanical Garden

Price: $20 for non-members, $10 for members

Hours: Garden Tour on Saturdays at 9 a.m.

Address: 370 Zoo Pkwy., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: This botanical garden tour at the Jacksonville Zoo makes for a magical date. Stroll through lush plants and colorful flowers and learn how to hone your green thumb. 

Alhambra Dinner Theatre

Price: Tickets range from $54 to $61

Hours: Monday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m, Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m, Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Address: 12000 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: Go for old-timey romance at Alhambra, the "oldest continuously operating equity dinner theater" in the nation. Alhambra serves you dinner and cocktails while you watch popular performances like Elf and Mama Mia! 

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Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens 

Price: $10 for adults

Hours: Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m, Wednesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m, Sunday, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m, closed Monday

Address: 829 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: You will feel like you're in Versailles when you stroll through the historic garden at Cummer. Or, you can browse the beautiful fine art indoors.

Diamond D. Ranch 

Price: $50 for a 1-hour trail ride

Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Address: 5903-1 Solomon Rd., Jacksonville 

Why You Need To Go: Go horseback riding this fall at Diamond D. Ranch for a creative date. You and your S/O will get gorgeous fall views along the riding trail while you learn the rich history of the ranch. 

Dowless Blueberry Farm

Price: Free entry

Hours: Wednesdays and Saturdays from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m

Address: 7010 Ricker Rd., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: Pick a barrel of sweet blueberries this fall at Dowless Blueberry Farm. You can make blueberry pancakes in the morning!

Jacksonville Ice

Price: $12

Hours: Evenings and Weekends, Tuesday from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m, Friday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m, Saturday from noon to 4 p.m and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m, and Sunday noon to 3 p.m.

Address: 3605 Philips Hwy. in Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: Lace on your skates for a romantic date this fall at Jacksonville Ice. It'll feel like a real fall evening in the rink, so bundle up in cozy sweaters and jeans and show off your ice skating skills. 

Congaree and Penn

Price: Activity prices vary; look here

When: Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019

Address: 11830 Old Kings Rd., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: This September on Explore The Farm Day, you two can take a farm tour, pet the farm goats, learn about honey bees, and stroll through the beautiful fall foliage at Congaree and Penn.

Bry-Gooding Planetarium

Price: $15

Hours: Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m, Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m, Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

Address: 1025 Museum Circle at the Mosh Museum of Science & History in Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: Stare at the stars with your S/O this fall. This creative date at the planetarium has romance and a little stardust. Choose a planetarium show like "Skies Over Jacksonville" and find constellations together. 

Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens

Price: $3 donation requested

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily

Address: 1445 Millcoe Rd., Jacksonville

Why You Need To Go: Have a picnic beneath a giant oak tree at Jacksonville Arboretum. Bring a blanket and take in the colorful garden scenery while you relax in the mild fall air.

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These 11 date ideas are sure to bring a little romance to your life! Choose your favorites and enjoy Jacksonville in the fall with your S/O.

For more date ideas, check out these articles on 7 cute road trip ideas near Orlando and 11 hiking trails to try in South Florida.

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