Festivals, fairs, concerts — there are many events on the calendar for San Diego County this weekend, June 24 – 26. And if these aren’t enough events, check out my list of the top 20 must-do activities to do in San Diego here!
Taste of Adams Avenue
The 16th annual Taste of Adams Avenue will take place Sunday, June 26, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, along Adams Avenue from University Heights through Normal Heights to Kensington. This gastronomic trek will feature over 40 restaurants, coffee houses, pubs, wine bars and unique eateries in one of San Diego’s hottest and historic neighborhoods.
When: Sunday, June 26 | 11am – 3pm
Where: along Adams Avenue from University Heights through Normal Heights to Kensington, San Diego
Cost: $35 advance, $40 day of | Will Call: 3441 Adams Avenue
More information: www.adamsavenuebusiness.com/event-info/taste-of-adams-avenue
Sundays at Six Summer Concert Series
Every year, La Mesa Park and Recreation Foundation puts on some free family fun with their Sundays at Six concert series. This Sunday’s concert begins this Sunday at 6pm, with Jazz West Band.
When: Sunday, June 26 and every Sunday until July 24 (except for July 3) | 6 – 7pm
Where: Harry Griffen Park | 9550 Milden Street, La Mesa
More information: www.cityoflamesa.com/409/Events-Activities
Wine and Food Festival
Start your summer with a magical evening of live music, wine, and delicious food under the stars at Liberty Station. The 9th Annual Wine and Music Festival features five Southern California musicians and regional wineries and local restaurants. Theater seating and VIP table seating available. Benefits the Women’s Museum.
When: Friday, June 24 | 6pm – 10pm
Where: NTC Promenade at Liberty Station | 2730 Historic Decatur Rd, #103, San Diego, CA 92106
Cost: $35 – $75
More information: here
San Diego County Fair
Mad About the Fair is the theme of the San Diego County Fair, and it’s going to be 26 days of wild, wacky, whimsical, wonderous fun! The fair opens today, June 3, and goes until July 4!
When: June 3 – July 4, 2016
Where: Del Mar Fairgrounds | 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014
Cost: $9 – $16
More information: www.sdfair.com
North Eats Food Festival
North Eats puts the spotlight on the North County food scene with more than 25 participating restaurants showcasing their style while incorporating Baker & Olive premium olive oils and balsamic vinegar. Live music brought to you by local North County artists Barnwell Shift.
When: Sunday, June 26 | 4pm
Where: Cape Rey Carlsbad | 1 Ponto Rd., Carlsbad, CA 92011
Cost: $65, parking is $10
More information: caperey.com/contact
22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp
Join us for the 22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp, San Diego’s original culinary and cultural tour! On Sunday, June 26, 2016, the Gaslamp Quarter will be showcasing the excellent dining, live music, art gallery and retail options available in our vibrant district. This event happens in multiple locations; see the website below for more details and check-in points.
When: Sunday, June 26 | 1pm
Where: Gaslamp Quarter Pocket Park | 410 Island Ave., San Diego, CA
Cost: $30 – $85
More information: www.gaslamp.org/events/taste
Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-off Festival
The 37th Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival will offer attendees eclectic fun in the sun for all ages. Join more than 70,000 visitors from 10am to 8pm on Saturday, June 25, 2016, for tasty festival nosh, art, beachfront entertainment, shopping, and more. Entry to the Street Fair is free! The Chili Competition will feature more than two dozen tastings from amateur entrants.
When: Saturday, June 25 | 10am – 8pm
Where: 4800-5000 blocks of Newport Avenue
More information: oceanbeachsandiego.com/attractions/annual-events/ob-street-fair-chili-cook
11th Annual Summer Chamber Music Festival
Musicians of all ages will perform at this unique and affordable concert for San Diegan music lovers. The festival includes lunchtime, afternoon and evening concerts; the opening concert is at 2pm.
When: Saturday, June 25 | starting at 2pm
Where: University of San Diego, Shiley Theatre | 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, CA 92110
Cost: $12; $10 for seniors and students
More information: 11th Annual Summer Chamber Music Festival