February Events

February 2020 Events at San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

Planning to San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf in February and beyond?  There are fun attractions to visit, things to see and do, hotels to stay, restaurants and bars to dine and drink, and

plenty of sights and sounds.  Watch Super Bowl LIV or celebrate Valentine’s Day here at the Wharf!

Looking for more details on visiting Fisherman’s Wharf, or a list of restaurants and hotels? Please visit our website at www.fishermanswharf.org. 

See you soon!

Here's what's happening at San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

Watch Parties and Valentine's Day Celebration at Hard Rock

Experience The Big Game with legendary Hard Rock food and beverages on February 2nd at 3:30 p.m.  Book your watch party in advance and we’ll take care of the rest!  Our game day super spread includes nachos, wings, ribs, $5 margaritas, and more!  

On February 8th at 7:00 p.m., join us for the UFC 247 “Jones vs. Reyes” Watch Party Reserve your spot to see this legendary fight.  Limited seating available.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day as we’re offering a pre-fixe menu for you and your special someone, February 10 – 17!  Our menu features special items not available on the classic menu, like Lobster Flatbread and Lobster Cobb Salad, plus unique Valentine’s offerings, including the Raspberry Martini and Chocolate Cake.  Book a table now!  

Location:Entrance to PIER 39

For more information: Call 1-415-956-2013 or email sara.dubey@hardrock.com 



February at the Blue Mermaid

Join us in the Blue Mermaid Restaurant Bar or the Argonaut Hotel Lobby for the Super Bowl LIV — watch the Big Game and Win, February 2nd, from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (or end of game)!  We’re offering Lobby Bar bites and snacks.  There will also be $20 combo specials, including a burger or fish n’ chips, and selected bottled beer.

For San Francisco Beer Week, February 7 – 16, we will feature pairings of special craft beer handles and our award-winning chowder.

On Valentine’s Day, February 14th, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., we have a special pre-fixe dinner menu and champagne specials for you and your special someone.

There’s always Blue Mermaid Happy Hour Monday through Thursday, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  All Happy Hour food and beverage menu options are under $9.00!  

Location:471 Jefferson Street (next to the Argonaut Hotel)

For more information: Call 1-415-345-5532 or email bluemermaid@noblehousehotels.com


February Festvities at the Buena Vista!

February is full of festive opportunities to congregate and celebrate, from Super Bowl LIV to Valentine’s Day and Presidents’ Day.  And the Buena Vista always attracts a joyful crowd, so gather friends and family (or come solo — you’re always sure to make new friends at the BV!) and join us for a hearty meal, some social mingling and heart-warming libations, all sure to chase away winter’s chill.  Raise a glass of our world-famous Irish Coffee to toast your favorite football team, your significant other, or our former presidents during this month chock-full of red-letter days.

Be sure to visit the Buena Vista retail shop (located adjacent to the Cafe), offering an appealing selection of exclusive BV logo-printed apparel, accessories, souvenirs, collectibles, and perhaps the perfect Valentine’s Day gift!


Dates: Super Bowl Sunday, February 2; Valentine’s Day, Friday, February 14; and Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 17.

Hours: Open Daily, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.; Weekends: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Location: 2765 Hyde Street (at Beach)

For more information: Call 1-415-474-5044


Buy One, Get One Free!

Alcatraz Cruises is launching its third annual “Buy One, Get One Free” (BOGO) ticket promotion!  Although Alcatraz Cruises’ tours often sell out during the year, it is a priority to educate the community about the robust history of the Island.  As a result, Alcatraz Cruises wants to encourage local residents to experience the assets that make Alcatraz Island one of the country’s most visited national parks. 

Valid for residents in the 9 Bay Area counties:  Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma.  

Reservations are strongly recommended.  BOGO tickets are not available for purchase on our website.  To book a reservation, please call +1-415-981-7625 or in person at the Pier 33 Alcatraz Landing Ticketbooth.  Tickets can only be collected on the day of your departure.

Dates: February 4-5; 11-12; 18-19; and 25-26, 2020

Departure Times: Varies by tour

Location: Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing

For more information or to purchase tickets: Call 1-415-981-7625 



PIER 39’s iconic floral festival, Tulipmania, returns from February 8 – 17 with more than 39,000 blooming tulips and other seasonal garden favorites!  Enjoy the flowers’ beauty and learn helpful gardening tips by taking free guided tours led by PIER 39’s Landscaping experts.  Tours will begin in the Entrance Plaza each morning at 10 a.m.  At the conclusion of each tour, participants will be treated to a free bag of six (6) mini donuts and one (1) small cup of coffee from Trish’s Mini Donuts

Self-guided tours can also be taken any time during Tulipmania.  The tulips typically begin blooming in early February and will last through mid-March (weather dependent).  

Dates: Saturday, February 8 thru Monday, February 17, 2020

Guided Tours: 10:00 a.m.  

Location: PIER 39 Entrance Plaza

For more information: Call 1-415-705-5500 or email info@pier39.com



Family Valentine's FUN Day

Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating Family Valentine’s FUN Day on February 9th.  Join us for a treasure chest of unique learning experiences, Story time, face painting, and your own “hearts and crafts” for kids of all ages to enjoy.  There’s also a photo with our Otter Mascot!

Continental breakfast and mimosas for adults to enjoy.  Purchase your tickets now!


Date: Sunday, February 9, 2020

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

Location: Embarcadero at Beach Street (PIER 39)

For more information: Call 1-415-623-5326 or email sales@bay.org 


Valentine's Day Season Kickoff!

Join Adventure Cat for a special Valentine’s Day 2-hour Sunset Cruise, while we kick off our 2020 sailing season!  We’ll sail out under the Golden Gate and around Alcatraz, and back down the romantic city skyline.  Two drinks and light appetizers are included.  It’s an experience your signficant other will remember forever!  Book online now!

Date: Friday, February 14, 2020

Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Boarding at 3:30 p.m.)

Location: PIER 39, Gate J (right next to the sealions)

For more information: Email info@adventurecat.com


Valentine's Day Starlight Cruise

Pamper your partner this Valentine’s Day!  Enjoy champagne on arrival, a romantic buffet dinner, live entertainment, and complimentary beer and wine on an unforgettable, starlit cruise aboard Red and White Fleet.  Cuddle up on our cozy vessel, share a toast, and create a moment that will last a lifetime!

Due to the nature and popularity of this annual event, seating on these cruises are limited and unassigned.  Boarding begins 15-30 minutes prior to departure.  Reserve your tickets now!

Date: Friday, February 14, 2020

Departure Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Pier 43 1/2

For more information: Call 1-415-673-2900 



Say "I Heart You" This Valentine's Day!

Spend your Valentine’s Day with the Sweetheart of Sundaes, The Marina!  

Raspberry Sorbet and handmade Dark Chocolate Hot Fudge, topped with whipped cream and an Intense Dark 72% Square, exclusively at Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shops.  It’s the perfect Valentine’s date night location!

Date: Friday, February 14, 2020 

Hours: Varies by shop

Shop Locations: Ghirardelli Square (3 shops)

For more information: Call 1-415-474-3938 



The Blue & Gold Fleet Sunset Cruise Featuring Bay Lights

Come aboard Blue & Gold Fleet’s Sunset Cruise featuring Bay Lights and enjoy the many sights of the San Francisco Bay!  This 90-minute cruise will take you from PIER 39, past the famous California Sea Lions, the Golden Gate Bridge, Sausalito, Tiburon, Angel Island, and around Alcatraz Island.  Be treated to a dazzling display of illumination as the western span of the Bay Bridge transforms into the world’s largest LED light sculpture. 

Cruise departs promptly.  This is not a seated event.  Don’t miss this breathtaking experience from the best seats on the bay!  Purchase your tickets here!

Dates: Friday and Saturday, February 14 – 15, 2020

Time: 5:15 p.m.

Location: PIER 39 (Embarcadero at Beach Street)

For more information: Call 1-415-705-8200 or info@blueandgoldfleet.com


Romance Your Loved One at Aquarium of the Bay

Enjoy an Enchanting Dinner in our stunning Aquarium tunnels for a one-of-a-kind experience!

The Undersea Tunnel of Love Dinner includes:  Welcome glass of champagne; passed Appetizers; and unlimited wine with a 3-Course Dinner.  Ticket Price – $300 per person.

The Discovering Romance and the Bay Dinner includes:  Welcome glass of champagne; passed appetizers; and one glass of wine with a 3-Course Dinner.  Ticket Price – $225 per person.

Singles or couples welcome.  Limited seating.  21 and over only.  Must purchase tickets by February 7th.

Date: Friday, February 14, 2020

Time: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Location: PIER 39 (Embarcadero at Beach Street)

For more information: Call 1-415-623-5326 or sales@bay.org 



Eagle Cafe, San Francisco's Historic Waterfront Restaurant

Eagle Cafe is open every day during the winter months!  Famous for our breakfast items such as house-made corned beef hash, banana pecan pancakes, crab benedict, and Boudin sourdough French toast with maple butter.  For lunch, enjoy a killer reuben, pastrami burger, fresh fish tacos, or some crab tater tots. 

One hour of free validated parking available at the easily accessed and conveniently located PIER 39 garage.  

Dates: Now through February 29, 2020

Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Location: Second Level of PIER 39

For more information: Call 1-415-484-1282



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