There is always so much to do in Orange County, which is one of the many reasons we are thankful to call it home. February 2015 is sure to be filled with fantastic festivals and plenty of Valentine’s Day fun!
If you are looking for things to do in Orange County in February, we are happy to share these as proud First Team Realtors.
Girls Night Out – Robbins Brothers Fullerton
Thursday, Feb 5th
6PM at the Robins Brothers Store in Fullerton
As we get ready to usher in the most romantic season of the year, get pampered with sweet treats, drinks, and everything sparkly. There will be mini manicures, desserts and drinks, and fun giveaways. Check out the website to find out more store locations participating in this lovely event!
Event website: robbinsbrothers.com
Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough Series
Friday, Feb 6th – Sunday, Feb 8th
8PM and 7PM at the Honda Center
See the top 35 bull riders in the world compete against the fiercest bucking bulls on the planet, providing two hours of thrills and spills guaranteed to keep you on the edge-of-your-seat and your heart pounding. The event is nationally televised, contestants competing for the coveted Championship Buckle and $1 Million!
Event website: pbr.com
Monarch Butterfly Day
Saturday, Feb 7th
10AM-2PM at Mile Square Park
Learn more about Monarch Butterflies in their natural habitat and take a close up look during the 6th annual Monarch Butterfly Day. The event is free and takes place inside the Butterfly Garden at Mile Square Park’s Camp Sycamore. Step inside the netted enclosure, plant native plants to attract more butterflies, get your face painted, join in the kid’s crafts and more.
Event website: ocparks.com
Bottoms Up 2015 – A Top Shelf Tasting Event
Saturday, Feb 7th
1PM at the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and Marina
Bringing the best parts of happy hour together, this OC Weekly event features beer, wine, and spirit samples along with food and live music. Enjoy 3 hours of fun with the gorgeous view of Newport back bay.
Event website: ocweekly.com
2015 Orange County Black History Month Parade & Cultural Faire
Sunday, Feb 7th
9AM – 4PM in Downtown Anaheim
Celebrate Black History Month at the 35th annual Cultural Faire and Parade in Downtown Anaheim. There will be a youth village, vendors, food, health village and live entertainment. Free admission and free parking all day long!
Event website: event.orangecounty.com
Downtown Anaheim Art Crawl Experience – Your Arts Desire
Saturday, Feb 14th
6PM-10PM at the Center Street Promenade
Looking for a casual cool Valentines date idea? Stroll through over 50 indoor and outdoor art displays through Downtown Anaheim. Plus there are prizes for this Valentines themed Art Crawl Experience – the first 50 single ladies to arrive will receive a single stem rose and the first 25 couples will get a reusable shopping bag! Check out the website to see a list of performers, food trucks and more info about the big day.
Event website: facebook.com/events
Mardi Gras for Autism
Saturday, Feb 14th
11AM-4PM in Fullerton
To support autism charities and special education, Bourbon Street Bar and Grill’s sixth annual FREE family carnival benefit, ‘Mardi Gras for Autism’ will be held outside Bourbon Street Bar and Grill in the adjacent Fullerton Train Depot parking lot. The family-friendly event is designed to encourage families to enjoy the fun of Mardi Gras while raising money for Fullerton special education programs.
Event website: fullertoncares.com
2015 UVSA Tet Festival
Friday, Feb 20th – Sunday, Feb 22th
At the OC Fair Grounds
Be a part of the largest Tet Festival in the world with over 100,000 guests and caterers, hundreds of booths, displays, games and live entertainment. The three-day weekend event is held by The Union of the Vietnamese Student Associations of Southern California (UVSA). With the spirit and hard work of students and volunteers, help bring the festival to life to celebrate the Vietnamese Lunar New Year.
Event website: tetfestival.org
Which events will you be attending in Orange County?