Monday, February 01, 2016 12:01 AM
Super Bowl 50: Feb 7
Ready, set, watch! Super Bowl 50 is here and will take place on February 7 in Santa Clara’s own Levi’s Stadium. Prepare your game-time appetizers and your favorite team’s football jerseys for a day of cheering.
February is Black History Month
As a multicultural community, let’s join in celebrating Black History Month and the accomplishments that have created unity! Black History Month was officially recognized in 1976 and has since been celebrated in the month of February.
31ST SANTA BARBARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: Feb 3-13
Spend a night enjoying the best independent and international cinema at the 31st Santa Barbara International Film Festival. With 11 days and over 200 films, be transported to a movie lover’s ultimate destination that attracts more than 90,000 attendees in the beautiful city of Santa Barbara.
MARDI GRAS: Jan 6-Feb 9
Feb 9: FAT TUESDAY (FINAL DAY OF MARDI GRAS)
Indulge in the good life with the celebration of Mardi Gras, also known as Fat Tuesday. The carnival-esque event is as celebrated in its original hometown of New Orleans as it is here in Los Angeles. From the abundance of Mardi Gras parties in the city to parades and food indulgences, everyone can find their ideal way to celebrate.
CHINESE NEW YEAR: Feb 8 – Year of the Monkey
2016 is the Year of the Monkey and will surely be filled with curiosity, cleverness and a hint of mischievousness. Celebrate the festive and colorful holiday of Chinese New Year and be immersed in the culture with family and friends.
Feb 11-18: NY Fashion Week
It’s the time of the year that we have all been preparing for – New York Fashion Week. We’re giving a big thank you to all those who have contributed to another season of fashion-forward innovation. Tune in for the BCBGMAXAZRIA Runway Show at 10 A.M. EST and the Hervé Léger Runway Show at 1 P.M. EST
L.A. COOKIE CON AND SWEETS SHOW: Feb 6-7
Whether baking is your forte or you just love eating sweets, the L.A. Cookie Con and Sweet Show is the event for you. Enjoy the abundant selection of sweet bites and beverages, as well as five stages and classrooms for traditional baking that will transport you to sugary bliss. Visit http://www.lacookiecon.com/ for your tickets.
Grammy Awards: Feb 15
Get ready for a night filled with music, awards and anticipation during the Grammy Awards. The rich legacy and premiere fête for the music community will hit your airwaves on February 15.
88TH OSCARS: Feb 28
Calling all film connoisseurs, the 88th Academy Awards are here and will be available for your viewing pleasure live on February 28 on ABC. Taking place at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, the event will be hosted by the multi-hyphenated artist and filmmaker Chris Rock.