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Our Luxury Calendar provides a comprehensive overview of the top events unfolding around the world every month. Some are micro-luxuries (like a really good book) and others are on a grand, epic scale. Personally, if schedules and money were no object, and we could do anything we’d like, here are our top picks for the best luxury calendar events and experiences in the world in February 2023. Consider it your luxury events calendar of the can’t-miss events in fashion, art, music, sports, travel and culinary arts in this month of February.

luxury calendar: how to have a brilliant february

The Super Bowl, Valentine’s Day, Fashion Weeks in Copenhagen, New York, London and Milan – it may be short, but February promises to be sweet. From the 2nd ever staging of The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window at BAM to the annual White Turf in St, Moritz and the return of the sunny Fête de Citron in France, February is bursting with delights.

the best events in the world of luxury in february

It’s hard to narrow the list down to just the top 25 picks in the world of luxury in February 2023, but here goes.

we want to see

1. the sign in sidney brustein’s window

In Lorraine Hansberry’s The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window at BAM, Oscar Isaac and Rachel Brosnahan play a couple more comfortable trading barbs than niceties – Feb 22

world of luxury events calendar of what to do in February 2023

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

2. sharjah biennial 15

Titled “Thinking Historically in the Present,” the 15th edition of the Sharjah Biennial will feature 70 new works by the likes of John Akomfrah, Coco Fusco, Mona Hatoum, Doris Salcedo, and Kerry James Marshall. The show will take place across 18 venues in the emirate of Sharjah and will feature more than 150 artists from 70 countries – Feb 7 – Jun 11

3. super bowl lvii

Super Bowl LVII kicks off at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona with the Kansas City Chiefs taking on the Philadelphia Eagles. The nine time grammy award winner Rihanna will headline the halftime show. So get your game food and your party outfit ready – Feb 12

4. maría berrío: the children’s crusade

Colombian-born, New York-based artist María Berrío’s exhibition at ICE Boston adapts the experiences of women and children at the border into a magical realist meditation on freedom and displacement. The Children’s Crusade references the 1212 historical sensation in which, according to lore, children walked through France and Italy to convert Muslims to Christianity – Feb 16 – Aug 6

5. fashion month

Kicking off “Fashion Month” is the innovative Copenhagen Fashion Week (Jan 31 – Feb 3), followed by New York Fashion Week (Feb 10 – 15), featuring Brandon Maxwell, Proenza Schouler and PatBO among others.  Later in the month there’s London Fashion Week (17 – 21), Milan Fashion Week (Feb 21 – 27) and the start of Paris Fashion Week (Feb 27 – Mar 7) to close out February – Jan 31 – Mar 7

we want to read

6. the cartier tank watch

Explore the history of one of the world’s most iconic timepieces in The Cartier Tank Watch ($85) – Feb 28

7. the eternal city

Discover Rome’s incredible food through the city’s stories and its people in The Eternal City ($35) – Feb 28

we want to watch

8. knock at the cabin

Night Shyamalan is back on the big screen with another tale full of Hitchcockian suspense. Knock at the Cabin follows a little girl who is vacationing at a cabin with her dads. They are taken hostage by a group — played by Dave Bautista, Nikki Amuka-Bird and Rupert Grint — who believe that they’ve received messages about an upcoming apocalypse, and the only way to avoid it is with the ultimate sacrifice – Feb 3

world of luxury events calendar of what to do in February 2023

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

9. dear edward

Based on Ann Napolitano’s novel, Dear Edward on Apple TV+ follows the aftermath of an airline crash that leaves behind a lone survivor, 12-year-old Edward Adler and leads to unexpected connections between others who lost loved ones. It stars Taylor Schilling and Connie Britton – Feb 3

10. your place or mine

In the Netflix rom-com Your Place or Mine, Reese Witherspoon and Ashton Kutcher star as best friends who live across the country from each other. When they decide to do a house swap for a week, it shakes things up in ways they didn’t expect – Feb 10

11. ant-man and the wasp: quantumania

Phase 5 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe kicks off with Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. After being delayed for a year, the third installment of the Ant-Man franchise follows Paul Rudd’s Scott Lang as he explores the Quantum Realm alongside his squad of superheroes – Feb 17

12. the company you keep

The Company You Keep on ABC follows Charlie (Milo Ventimiglia), a con man who has a one-night stand with an undercover CIA officer named Emma (Catherine Haena Kim), and now, they are unknowingly on a collision course professionally. While Charlie ramps up the “family business” so he can get out for good, Emma’s closing in on the vengeful criminal who holds Charlie’s family debts in hand – Feb 19

we want to hear

13. diane reeves: love is in the air

Dianne Reeves returns to Jazz at Lincoln Center for her annual Love is in the Air Valentine’s Day concert in Rose Theater. The ultimate storyteller, Reeves will take audiences on a journey of love – fulfilled, unrequited, carnal and spiritual – Feb 10 – 11

14. sza s.o.s. tour

Off the heels of her sophomore album, SZA is embarking on a 17-city S.O.S. Tour this month that kicks off in Columbus, OH making stops across North America in Chicago, Toronto, New York, Atlanta, Seattle, Vancouver and more before wrapping up in Los Angeles, CA – Feb 21 – Mar 22

world of luxury events calendar of what to do in February 2023

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

15. wagner’s lohengrin gala premier

Wagner’s romantic Lohengrin makes a long-awaited return to the Met stage, in a new staging by François Girard. Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts an all star cast led by tenor Piotr Beczała in the title role, alongside sopranos Tamara Wilson and Christine Goerke – Feb 26

we want to check out

16. white turf

The annual White Turf competition will be held over three weekends in St. Moritz. The iconic event features skiers being pulled by horses over a frozen lake. In addition to the horse races, the event features gourmet cuisine, live music and contemporary art exhibitions. Expect lots of champagne on ice, along with the winter sunshine and stunningly beautiful, snow-capped mountains – Feb 4 – 5, 11- 12 and 18 – 19

world of luxury events calendar of what to do in February 2023

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

17. chicago auto show

First staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America; this year marks the 115th edition – Feb 11 – 20

18. discover boating miami international boat show

The Miami International Boat Show and the Miami Yacht Show have joined forces to create the Discover Boating Miami International Boat Show, the largest boat and yacht event in the world with over 1,000 exhibitors. Beyond the boats, this year’s show will also offer live concerts, interactive boating experiences and six venues (both on water and on land) filled with the latest in aquatic recreation – Feb 15 – 19

19. art wynwood

Art Wynwood returns to Biscayne Bay for its 10th year – Feb 17 – 19

20. frieze los angeles

For 2023, Frieze Los Angeles moves to the Santa Monica airfield, where more than 120 of the world’s leading galleries will exhibit work – Feb 16 – 19

we want to check into

21. the inn at mattei’s tavern

Located in the vineyard-studded Santa Ynez Valley just 30 miles from Santa Barbara, The Inn at Mattei’s Tavern has a fabled history, including stints as a prohibition-era hangout and a stagecoach stop during the California Gold Rush. With just 67 farmhouse-inspired luxury rooms and cottages, you’ll never have to worry about dodging crowds or wrestling for space at this 6.5-acre oenophile retreat

22. six senses crans-montana

Two hours by train from Geneva, Six Senses Crans-Montana will have all the hallmarks of the glossy brand: ski-in, ski-out access, a cavernous spa with dedicated spaces for kids and teens and a sun terrace with views that stretch across the Valais valley

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

we want a taste of

23. fête de citron

Started in 1933 as a simple local fruit show, the Fête de Citron in Menton, France has grown to be much more. It’s now an internationally renowned event, drawing 160,000 visitors to a joyful jamboree every year. The theme for this year’s event is “Rock et Opéra” – Feb 11 – 26

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

24. taste of the nfl

Taste of the NFL is an annual event ahead of the Super Bowl that brings gourmet food, celebrity chef competitions and presentations. This year the walkaround tasting party will be held at the Chateau Luxe in north Phoenix. All proceeds will benefit GENYOUth’s End Student Hunger fund. This fund provides monetary and equipment grants to schools to increase access to meals – Feb 11

25. sobewff

The 22nd annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival takes place over the course of 5 days. A showcase for renowned wine and spirits producers, chefs and culinary personalities. This year’s festival will feature more than 100 events across Greater Miami – Feb 23 – 26

what else is going on?

festivals and celebrations

Get your samba on! Carnival in Rio de Janeiro runs from February 17 – 25. Then keep the party going at Mardi Gras in New Orleans, which begins February 21.

The top 25 events on the luxury calendar around the world for February 2023. Courtesy Photo.

The first hints of spring arrive at the Kew Gardens London Orchid Festival from February 5 – March 6. The New York Botanical Garden Orchid Show celebrates its 20th year on February 18th with acclaimed artist Lily Kwong. The Pacific Orchid and Garden Exposition takes place in San Francisco from February 24-25.

other notable commemorations

The 137th Groundhog Day is February 2nd.  February 4th is World Cancer Day which aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness about cancer.

Valentine’s Day is the 14th so be ready with a thoughtful gift for him or her, something sweet for the little ones, a box of chocolates or dinner plansPresident’s Day in the U.S. is the 20th.

Last but not least, in Canada and America, it’s Black History Month, an annual remembrance of important people and events in the history of the African diaspora.

what to do to have true luxury experiences in february 2023

That’s it. Our luxury calendar of the best luxury events and true luxury experiences in February 2023. What are you most excited about?

Jillian Tangen

Jillian is a lifestyle editor at Dandelion Chandelier covering topics like fashion, travel, entertainment and on occasion, even finance. She thinks there’s no such thing as having too many sweaters.