San Diego Calendar of Events – February 2023

San Diego Calendar of Events – February 2023


2/2 Groundhog Day

2/14 Valentine’s Day

2/20 Presidents Day

2/21 Mardi Gras



San Diego Museum Month

Throughout February, visitors can experience the region’s rich cultural offerings at half-price. Guests can pick up a free pass at participating libraries.

Location: Various


2/1 – 2/28 various times


14th Annual Mitchell Thorp Warrior Spirit 5K Run/Walk

“Bring out your Warrior Spirit to support a Warrior Child!”

Location: Carlsbad’s Poinsettia Park


2/4 9am


Taste of Barrio Logan

Come and experience the culture of Barrio Logan on a food, sips, and beer crawl with an amazing fun mixer after party event at Border X Brewery.

Location: start at Attitude Brewery, Barrio Logan


2/4 12:30 – 4 pm


San Diego Chinese New Year Fair

Celebrate the Lunar New Year and the Year of the Rabbit, showcasing exciting performances, Asian art and culture, an array of delicious Chinese and Asian food, and much more.

Location: Gaslamp Quarter


2/4 – 2/5 10 am – 5 pm


48th Annual Miniatures Show & Sale

Vendors will have an assortment of dollhouse miniatures from vintage finds to handcrafted artisan pieces. Furnishings, accessories, lighting and so much more!

Location: University of San Diego – Hahn University Center


2/4 – 2/5 Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 11 am – 4 pm


SoCal Free-For-All Day

Dozens of museums – presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science – will open their doors and invite visitors to attend their museums free of charge.

Location: Various


2/5 various hours


Coronado Valentine’s Day 10K, 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

This flat and fast course is perfect for everyone – whether you are an experienced runner looking to set a 10K PR, a couple looking for something fun and healthy to do with your Valentine.

Location: Tidelands Park, Coronado


2/5 7:30 am


Tritonman Triathlon

Saturday will feature a certified draft legal spring, while Sunday will have an open sprint classic.

Location: Mission Bay and Fiesta Island


2/11 – 2/12 various times


Escondido Chocolate Festival

Enjoy various designated restaurants, shops, and spas while sampling chocolates paired with local fine wines and craft beers.

Location: Along Grand Avenue, Downtown Escondido


2/11 12 – 5 pm


San Diego Travel Expo

Come plan your next vacation for 2023! Meet travel vendors and specialists for all your travel needs.

Location: Encore Event Center


12/11 1 – 4 pm


Black Com!x Day

A special focus on Black Owned Creations such as Power Knights, Is’Nana The Were-Spider, and more!

Location: WorldBeat Cultural Center


2/11 – 2/12 10 am – 6 pm


The Kook Run 10K and 5K

Kick off Super Bowl Sunday with an epic run on the 101!

Location: 101 E. D St., Encinitas


2/12 6 am


Super Bowl LVII

Watch the 57th Super Bowl game Sunday, February 12, from Phoenix, AZ, televised by Fox at 3:30 pm. This year’s half time performer is Rihanna! Even if you don’t like football, the commercials are worth it!


2/12 3:30pm


Gaslamp Mardi Gras

A 3-day event full of beads and brews! Come for a weekend full of traditions and celebrations leading up to Fat Tuesday.

Location: Gaslamp Quarter


2/17, 2/18, 2/21 times tba


Average Joe Run

Welcome to “The World’s Easiest 5k” where the person who finishes in the middle is the winner!

Location: Crown Point


2/18 8 am


The San Diego Symphony Presents: Carnival of the Animals

You’ll want to swim like a swan, cluck like a hen, and strut like a lion after experiencing this wild menagerie of music!

Location: Balboa Theatre


2/18 11 am


Silver Bay Kennel Club of San Diego: All Breed Dog Shows

Obedience and rally trials, 6 FSS Open Shows. Plus, doggie boutiques will be selling pet supplies and gifts.

Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds


2/24 – 2/26 8 am – 5 pm


San Diego Jazz Party

Enjoy music from the Great American Songbook, performed by the world’s leading jazz musicians.

Location: Hilton San Diego


2/24 – 2/26 various session times


Mermaid Half Marathon

Mermaid returns to San Diego’s Mission Bay for a scenic women’s 5k, 10k, and half marathon. Ideal for both runners and walkers.

Location: Tecolote Shores


2/25 7 am


Sycamore Canyon Trail Races

Choose from 100k solo or relays, 50k, or a half marathon.

Location: Sycamore Canyon


2/25 4:30 am


San Diego Family Fun Fest

Get ready for nonstop play with a bounce house, a 40” inflatable obstacle course, zipline, swings, double shot basketball, Angry Bird slingshot, and more!

Location: Salvation Army Kroc Center (in the Corner Zone).


2/26 10 am – 1 pm


Bird-Friendly Home and Garden Expo

This inaugural expo will feature several organizations and businesses that can help you help birds. Come learn what you can do to help birds in our changing world!

Location: Marina Village Conference Center

Info: festival/bird-friendly-home-and-garden-expo.html

2/26 10 am – 2 pm




Escondido 3-7pm

8860 Lawrence Welk Dr.



Coronado 2:30–6pm

1st St. & B Ave.


Escondido 2:30pm-Sunset

200 N. Juniper St.


La Jolla 10am-2pm

UCSD Town Square


Mira Mesa 3-6pm

Mira Mesa High School


Otay Ranch 4-8pm

Birch Rd. & Eastlake Blvd.


Pacific Beach 2-7pm

Bayard & Garnet


San Marcos 3-7pm

250 North City Dr.


Carlsbad Village 3-6pm

State St. & Carlsbad Village Dr.


Little Italy Mercato 9:30am–1:30pm
West Date St.


Ocean Beach 4-7pm

4900 Newport Ave.


Santee 2:30-6:30pm

Carlton Hills Blvd. & Mast


South Bay 3-7pm

4475 Bonita Rd.


Linda Vista 12-6pm

6931 Linda Vista Rd.


North Park 3–7:30pm

North Park Way & 30th St.


Oceanside 9am–1pm

Pier View Wy & Hwy. 101


Scripps Ranch 3-7pm

10045 Carroll Canyon Rd.


Borrego Springs 7am-12pm

Christmas Circle


Imperial Beach 2-6pm

Portwood Pier Plaza


La Mesa 3-7pm

La Mesa Blvd.


Rancho Bernardo 9am–1pm

Bernardo Winery


City Heights 9am-1pm

4300 Wightman St.


Del Mar 12–4pm

1050 Camino Del Mar


Fallbrook 9am-1:30pm

100 S. Main Ave.


Little Italy Mercato 8am–2pm

West Date St.


Mission Valley 8:30am-12pm

7960 Civita Blvd.


Poway 8am–1pm

Old Poway Park


Rancho Penasquitos 9am-1pm

9400 Fairgrove Ln.


Santa Ysabel 10am–6pm

21887 Washington St.


Vista 8am–12pm

Melrose Dr., S. of Hwy 78


Chula Vista 10am-2pm

300 Park Way


Hillcrest 9am–2pm

3960 Normal St.


La Jolla 9am–1pm

Girard Ave. & Genter St.


Leucadia 10am–2pm

185 Union St.


Rancho Santa Fe 9:30am–2pm

16079 San Dieguito Rd.


Santa Ysabel 10am–6pm

21887 Washington St.


Solana Beach 12-4pm

444 S. Cedros Ave.