Celebrations and Events in February 2019

Things to do in February Half Term

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Events, celebrations, awareness events, saint's days, annual campaigns and anything else that is happening in February 2019.


Charles Dickens Day

7th Feb 2019

Celebrating one of Britain's greatest writers on his birthday.


Opera Day

8th Feb 2019

A day for celebrating opera and for encouraging people of all ages to develop a passion for opera.


Darwin Day

12th Feb 2019

A celebration of scientist Charles Darwin, author of The Origin of Species.

More about Darwin Day


Groundhog Day

2nd Feb 2019

US holiday to celebrate the emergence of a Groundhog, which signifies when spring will arrive, apparently.

More about Groundhog Day


Chinese New Year

5th Feb 2019

The New Year according to the Chinese Calendar. The event is celebrated all around the world.

More about Chinese New Year

Related: Do You know your Chinese Star Sign? Find It Now!


World Nutella Day

5th Feb 2019

A day dedicated to enjoyment of this most popular of chocolate and hazlenut spreads.

Event Website

Related: 10 Yummy Recipes Using Nutella


Safer Internet Day

5th Feb 2019

A day to help raise awareness of online safety issues in your home, school, workplace or community, not just on Safer Internet Day but all year round.

More about Safer Internet Day






St. Valentine's Day

14th Feb 2019

The annual celebration of love is the day when we take the opportunity to tell the people we love just how much they mean to us.

More about St. Valentine's Day


February Half Term Holiday

16th Feb to 24th Feb 2019

Check with your school for individual date variations of this school holiday.

Related: Things To Do In February Half Term


Fairtrade Fortnight

24th Feb to 10th Mar 2019

Fairtrade farmers, workers and campaigners up and down the country highlight the difference fair trade can make to lives and communities.

Event Website


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Celebrations and Events in February 2019



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