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Top February Events

Museum Month, Lunar New Year Festivals, And More

Fall in love with the cultural vibrancy San Diego has to offer during February and this exciting lineup of events.

Check out February's exciting events.

Featured Events

Museum Month

When: February 1-28, 2019
Enjoy half-off admission at more than 40 San Diego Museum Council (SDMC) member museums. Whether you are an art aficionado, history buff, or nature lover, the SDMC has a variety of member organizations that are bound to capture your interest.

Lunar New Year at SeaWorld

When: February 2-18, 2019
Come celebrate SeaWorld San Diego's family-friendly Lunar New Year event, where you'll enjoy a riveting Chinese acrobat show, be awed by lion dancers, and be enveloped in wonderful sights, sounds, tastes and aromas characteristic of Asia.

Valentine's Day

When: February 14, 2019
Grab their hand. Look them in the eye. And rediscover that heart-pounding feeling of love as you two embark on an exciting romantic getaway to San Diego this Valentine's Day.

San Diego Theatre Week

When: February 14-24, 2019
More than 30 San Diego performing arts organizations have come together to collaborate on and promote the fourth annual San Diego Theatre Week, a celebration of performing arts that will serve to promote the vast array of performing arts in the city.

The LEGO® Movie™ Days

When: February 16-18 & 23-24
LEGOLAND® California Resort is hosting the ultimate celebration of the new THE LEGO® MOVIE™ 2! Join Emmet, Wyldstyle and the gang during event weekends with exclusive building activities, out-of-this-world character experiences, interactive photo opportunities and more! It’s going to be AWESOME!

More Great February Events

San Diego Lunar New Year Festival

When: February 1-3, 2019 Celebrate this new year with the Little Saigon San Diego Foundation in a festive environment with dragon and lion dances, firecrackers, games, food, and more!

Cardiff Kook Run

When: February 3, 2019
The Cardiff Kook Run 5K, 10K and Costume Contest is a celebration of one of the greatest communities in the one of the most amazing towns on the map.

San Diego Jewish Film Festival

When: February 7-17, 2019
The festival annually showcases a selection of the best contemporary Jewish-related films in multiple genres and aims to educate and illuminate the diverse Jewish experience through evocative, independent narrative and documentary films.

San Diego Improv Festival

When: February 7-10, 2019
The San Diego Improv Festival attracts improv enthusiasts from around the country for the four-day comedy binge. The festival will offer professional workshops and performances from a selection of hand-picked improv teams from cities around the country.

San Diego Tet Festival

When: February 8-10, 2019
The San Diego Tet Festival features Lion Dancing, Music, Rides, and More! Join us in welcoming the Year of the Pig as we Spring To New Horizons!


When: February 8-10, 2019
The three-day festival that includes traditional African art and pageantry, drama, educational workshops, community leadership awards, an African marketplace, a health fair, Hip Hop Showcase, tribute to the famed Apollo Theatre "Live at the Lyceum," a Gospel Concert, and powerful guest speakers and artists.

Mermaid Half Marathon

When: February 9, 2019
Mermaid returns to San Diego's Mission Bay for a scenic women's 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon. Come out and experience the joy of crossing the finish line.

Brewbies Festival

When: February 9, 2019
Get your glasses ready for the 10th Annual Brewbies® Festival benefitting the Keep A Breast Foundation at Bagby Beer Co. in Oceanside. Enjoy an array of outstanding, interesting, unique and (our favorite) signature PINK beers from more than 40 of the best breweries around!

Coronado Valentine's 10K & 1 Mile Fun Run

When: February 10, 2019
The event has earned a great reputation for its attention to detail, race management, and an awesome post-race party. Each 10K, 5K, 1 mile participant receives a high quality t-shirt, an awesome finishers medal, continental breakfast, photos with heart sweets, and beer garden.

Chinese New Year Faire

When: February 16-17, 2019
Traditional and cultural entertainment all day long on both days, LION DANCES, kung fu, traditional instruments, classic Chinese dances, and so much more!

5K Paw Walk in the Garden

When: February 16, 2019
You don't want to miss this. It's doggone historical! Dogs (and their people) will be allowed in the San Diego Botanic Garden (SDBG) for only the 7th time ever during the "Seventh Annual 5K Paw Walk in the Garden".

ConDor Con

When: February 22-24, 2019
Enjoy panel discussions, classes, workshops, art show, vendor hall, karaoke, dance and much more. Meet authors, artists and cosplayers. Costumes not required, but quite welcome.

Sycamore Canyon Half, 50K,100K (Solo & Relay)

When: February 23, 2019
The Sycamore Canyon Trail Races are run on a loop course in the beautiful Goodan Ranch Sycamore Canyon Preserve just east of San Diego.

Awesome 80s Run

When: February 24, 2019
The San Diego Awesome '80s Run is the perfect opportunity for you to dress up in your favorite '80s gear since you won't be the only one dressed like a weirdo.

San Diego Bird Festival

When: February 27 - March 3, 2019
The San Diego Audubon Society invites you to the San Diego Bird Festival, which celebrates the birds and habitats of San Diego county.

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