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February: What To Do With Kids In San Diego (Feb 2023)

what to do with kids in san diego in February

February Adventures are here! 🙌 Which ones will you go on this month?! ❤️ 🏛 🦒 🎪 🚜 🐟 🐶 🌊 🌳

February's List of What To Do With Kids in San Diego

Here are all the fun kid-friendly events and seasonal happenings for these lucky San Diego kids in February.




Celebrate all month long with your little loves! 💻 Click here for my Valentine's Guide

(It's from 2022 so use it as a general guide until I get it updated soon)



Feb. 1-28. 50% off admission at over 60 museums all month long! Grab your museum pass from your local library. 💻 Click here for my Kid-Friendly Museum Month Guide



Feb. 1-28. Adults ages 65+ receive FREE admission all month long at the Safari Park! Just show valid photo ID at turnstiles. Parking is not included ($15/car). Not valid at the San Diego Zoo, this is only for the Safari Park. 💻 More info here



Jan. 20 - Mar. 20. Acrobats, daredevils & flying trapeze. 2 hrs of nonstop fun! (No animals are involved.) 💻 Click here for all the info, dates, locations and Tips & Tricks For Seeing Circus Vargas with Kids.

💵 $18-$60. Free for under 2. DEALS: Look for coupons at nearby mall kiosks. (Seats: cheap seats in the back are just as good & quieter. Bring headphones for littles.)

Mission Valley: Jan. 20 - Feb. 13

National City: Feb. 17-27

Escondido: Mar. 3-20

Temecula: tba



Feb. 26 from 10a-3p. This annual event lets little drivers climb up and sit behind the wheel to honk the horn in all kinds of, off-road, military, emergency, motorcycles, classic/exotic cars & helicopters. Best of all, 100% funds raised are donated to kids cancer research.

💵 $10 for ages 2+. Free for ages 0-1. 📍1160 Riverside Dr., Lakeside, CA 92040 💻 More info here



Feb. 3 at 5pm. LEARN TO FISH from the pros and watch demonstrations on how to properly rig a line the night before the Annual Youth Fishing Derby. The FISHING SEMINAR will begin at 5:00 PM on Feb. 3. Fishing Seminar is FREE! Must register online. 💻 More info here

Participants and their families are invited to spend the night for only $16 a car. Don't forget your camping and grilling supplies. Absolutely no fishing is permitted prior to the Derby.

Feb. 4 from 6am-12pm. Join the City of Poway, February 5, for an exciting day of fun and prizes at the FREE ANNUAL YOUTH FISHING DERBY! Freshly stocked with rainbow trout, the lake will be open only to youth ages 15 and younger from 6:00 AM-12:00 PM. Winners must be present to claim prizes at the awards ceremony. *Participants must check-in at the registration tables to receive their wristbands before fishing that morning. Fishing Derby is FREE with a FREE Hot Dog Lunch! Must register online.

💵 FREE 📍Lake Poway, 14644 Lake Poway Rd., Poway. 858-668-4772 💻 More info here



Feb. 24-26. When Dad feels like a Sunday afternoon time out, Bluey and Bingo have other plans. Join them as they pull out all of the games and cleverness at their disposal to get Dad off that bean bag.

💵 Starts at $29. 📍Balboa Theatre, 868 Fourth Ave., San Diego, CA 92101 💻 More info here

For venue information, consult their website for info, but it's generally best to call or email them directly with your specific questions.



This is best in winter. Tide Pools we love: OB Pier, Scripps Pier, La Jolla Shores.


🌳 HIKING is best in winter

Hiking is best in winter. Some of our faves: Lake Calavera, Sunsest Cliffs, Los Penasquitos Canyon and Felicita Park.





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