Best Things to do in San Francisco This February

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, but that shouldn’t be the only thing to celebrate for the entire month of February. Remember, the month is short, so make those 28 days count! Make plans with your friends and family this month and enjoy what San Francisco has to offer.

We’ve done the deep research for you on the best things to do in San Francisco including museums, cultural events and food tours and more. Speaking of food, we also have an extensive list of our best restaurants in San Francisco, and if you’re planning a weekend, the best places to stay. Take a peek below and join in on all the fun!

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lion dragon dance
Photo by Portia Li

Chinese New Year Parade

February 4

Named one of the top ten parades in the world by the International Festivals & Events Association — The SF Chinese New Year Parade is an event you don’t want to miss. Enjoy floats, lion dancers, stilt walkers, Chinese acrobats, and a Golden Dragon in historic Chinatown.

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san francisco beer festival sign
Photo: Courtesy of SFBW

SF Beer Week

February 10-19

The frothiest event returns to the city with some of the best brews in the bay. Enjoy new or local craft beers on tap from the best breweries along the West Coast. 

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pillow fight
Photo by Romel Jacinto

The Great San Francisco Pillow Fight

February 14

Hundreds of San Franciscans gather at the Embarcadero Plaza every Valentine’s Day to participate in the annual Great SF Pillow Fight. Spend your Valentine’s Day smacking your loved ones with your fluffiest pillow and sharing memorable laughs

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noise pop festival lineup
Photo: Courtesy of Noise Pop

Noise Pop Festival

February 20-26

From its humble beginnings in 1993 as a single night, Noise Pop Festival has remained a staple to the local SF music scene. For their 30th anniversary this year, Noise Pop will be headlining classic indie bands and showcasing rising bands.

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mean girls broadway show
Photo: Courtesy of BroadwaySF

BroadwaySF Presents Mean Girls

February 26

Based on the 2004 film written by Tina Fey, Mean Girls will have you howling with laughter and crying with joy as the protagonist, Cady, tries to fall in love, make new friends and become one of the infamous plastics until eventually conquering all her fears and becoming the queen of high school.

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Looking for more things to do in the area?

Visit our What to Do in Northern California page!

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