Spend the weekend in San Diego? Yes please! In addition to whale watching and San Diego Museum Month, spend the next few days enjoying these top things to do:

San Diego Jewish Film Festival

San Diego Jewish Film Festival 2014

The San Diego Jewish Film Festival offers outstanding world cinema that promotes awareness, appreciation and pride in the diversity of the Jewish people to attendees of the community at large. Festival programs aim to educate and illuminate through evocative, independent fiction and documentary films that portray the Jewish experience from current to historic global perspectives.

When: February 6-16, 2014
Cost: $33-$210
> Find out more about the San Diego Jewish Film Festival

Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Viewing Party

USS Midway Museum at Night

Catch the Olympic excitement aboard the USS Midway Museum

Watch the Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony from Sochi, Live Aboard the USS Midway! Activities include an “Olympic Winter Wonderland” with real snow, meet and greet with Olympic and Paralympic athletes, Russian inspired cocktails for those over 21, large screens to watch the ceremony and more.

Where: USS Midway Museum - 910 Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
When: February 7, 2014
Time: 6:30 to 9:00 PM
Cost: Free
> Find out more about the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Viewing Party

Padres Fan Fest

San Diego Padres Fan Fest

It’s all about the supporters at the Padres’ Fan Fest. Photo courtesy of the San Diego Padres

Baseball is almost back and the only way to get ready is by going to Petco Park for Padres FanFest. The days activities include fan forums, autograph sessions, run the bases, catch pop flys in centerfield, pitch in the bullpen, military/first responders zone, KidsFest, clubhouse tours, baseball clinics and more.

Where: Petco Park – 100 Park Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
When: February 8, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
> Find out more about Padres Fan Fest

Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair

Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair - Top Things to Do in San Diego

Join in the New Year of the Horse celebration at the Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair

This is a free two-day event fun-packed with various cultural performance including lion dancers, martial arts demonstrations and acrobatics, children’s crafts, lantern parade and a wide variety of Chinese and Asian food booths.

Where: San Diego Chinese Historical Society & Museum –  404 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
When: February 8-9, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
> Find out more about the Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair

Escondido Chocolate Festival

For the Love of Chocolate - Escondido Chocolate Festival 2014

Ready to enter a world full of chocolate treats and other delectable goodies? Indulge in the sweetest mix of chocolate and unique art at Escondido’s Chocolate Festival. Treat yourself or your honey to a romantic horse and carriage ride and sample some of the finest ware from local and international chocolatiers, jewelry designers and other vendors.

Where: W Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025
When: February 8, 2014
Time: 1:00 to 5:00 PM
Cost: $20-$35. Sweet Street Festival Market – Free
> Find out more about the Escondido Chocolate Festival

More Top Things to Do in San Diego

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Know of some other top things to do this weekend in San Diego? Let everyone know in the comments below.

2 Responses to Top Things to Do in San Diego – February 6-9, 2014

  1. The San Diego Jewish Film Festival is an annual event happening every February. However, the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture (festival organizers) screen even more movies throughout the year.

  2. Wow! The Jewish Film Festival looks fun. Do they only celebrate it every February?

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