The party in San Diego starts tonight with Mardi Gras and continues on through Sunday. Here are your top things to do in San Diego this weekend.
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Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair
It is the Year of the Water Snake (or Dragon), which is one of the most revered animals in the Chinese Zodiac, and people born in this year are thought to be very lucky. The Chinese New Year Food & Cultural fair is 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: 3rd Avenue and J Street (Downtown)
When: February 16-17, 2013
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
> Find out more about the Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair
San Diego Tết Festival
The San Diego Tết Festival promises fun for whole the family with such activities as carnival rides and games, authentic Vietnamese food, lion dancing, firecrackers, and a Cultural Village to immerse yourself in Vietnamese life.
Where: 8575 New Salem Street, San Diego, CA 92126 (North County Inland)
When: February 15-17, 2013
– Friday: 5:00 to 10:00 PM
– Saturday: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM
– Sunday: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
> Find out more about the San Diego Tết Festival
23rd Annual Jewish Film Festival
This year’s films explore many facets of contemporary Jewish life: the arts, history, politics, and personalities. The films also reflect the Jewish identity in the context of the world at large with all of the issues, challenges and rewards that come with it. New York is a sub-theme of this year’s festival with music that thrives in the Big Apple from Julliard to the Bowery, the cacophony of political life and personalities, the visual images captured from immigrant life, the theatre and more.
Where: Locations vary throughtout the entire Film Festival
When: Through February 17, 2013
Cost: Prices Vary
> Browse the full schedule for the San Diego Jewish Film Festival
California Open Wildlife Art Festival
This year is the 40th Anniversary of the California Open Wildlife Art Festival! The exhibition and competition attracts top carvers, wildlife artists and art lovers from all over the United States, Canada, Russia and Japan.
Where: 2875 Dewey Road, San Diego, CA 92106 (Point Loma)
When: February 16-17, 2013
Time: 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
> Find out more about the California Open Wildlife Art Festival
Know of some other top things to do this weekend? Let everyone know in the comments below.