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.

Groundhog Day

2nd Feb 2019

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

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Chinese New Year

5th Feb 2019

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

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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.

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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.

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Waitangi Day

6th Feb 2019

New Zealand's National Day, which celebrates the signing of the Waitangi Treaty in 1840 at the home of James Busby at Waitangi.

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Charles Dickens Day

7th Feb 2019

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

Harry Potter Book Night

7th Feb 2019

Harry Potter Book Night is a chance for fans young and old to celebrate J.K. Rowling?s wonderful series ? and it?s a chance to pass the magic on to new readers who haven't yet discovered these unforgettable books.

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Related: Harry Potter Printables

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.

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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.

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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.

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International Polar Bear Day

27th Feb 2019

Every year, this global event draws attention to the challenges polar bears face in a warming Arctic?and how we each can help.

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