Several San Diego festivals are happening this weekend; check out the Greek Festival, go to the Brewfest, or attend one of the other ones below!
San Diego Blues Festival
The San Diego Blues Festival features members of the Blues Hall of Fame, a Grammy Award winner and many other blues acts. This year the family-friendly event will feature 9 musical acts on two stages featuring the talents of the California Honeydrops, Joe Louis Walker, and Grammy award-winning artist Mavis Staples. Festival attendees will enjoy local craft beer, food vendors, specialty cocktails and wine, along with arts and crafts vendors. All proceeds and food drive donations will benefit the Food Bank.
When: Saturday, Sept. 9 | 12 – 8pm
Where: Embarcadero Marina Park North | 400 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
Cost: $25 – $250; kids 12 and under free
More information: SDBluesFest.com
Cardiff Greek Festival
Be Greek for the day and enjoy authentic food, music, live entertainment, dancing, children’s activities and more the Annual Cardiff Greek Festival.
When: Saturday, Sept. 9, 10am – 10pm | Sunday, Sept. 10, 10:30am – 9pm
Where: Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church | 3459 Manchester Avenue, Cardiff by-the-Sea, CA 92007
Cost: $3; 12 and under free
More information: www.cardiffgreekfestival.com
4th Annual Carlsbad Brewfest
Carlsbad Brewfest celebrates craft beer with tastings from more than 30 San Diego & national breweries, music, entertainment, games & food vendors.
When: Saturday, Sept. 9 | 12 – 4:30pm
Where: Holiday Park | 3400 Pio Pico Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008
Cost: $10 – $50
More information: www.carlsbadbrewfest.org
La Mesa’s Second Saturday Concert Series
The Second Saturday Concert Series returns to La Mesa Library! They will kick off this new season with local singer-songwriter Jim Earp on September 9.
When: Saturday, Sept. 9 | 1pm
Where: La Mesa Library | 8074 Allison Ave, La Mesa, CA 91942
More information: See their post on Facebook
Pizza and Beer Festival
Guests will experience unlimited tastings of pizza from some of the top restaurants & food trucks in Southern California as well as unlimited tastings of craft beer from local and regional breweries.
When: Saturday, Sept. 9 | 2 – 5pm
Where: Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier | 1000 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Cost: $45 – $55
More information: www.pizzabeerfest.com
Poway Community Day Festival
From parades to performances and from carnival rides to craft beer, there is something for everyone at Poway Days! The three-weekend event highlights local bands, performers, artisans, and eateries that will delight everyone and inspire residents to forge new community experiences.
Poway Days celebrates Poway and the surrounding area with unique foods and culture, promoting local businesses, and raising funds to give back to the community.
When: Saturday, Sept. 9 | 10:30am – 8pm
Where: Poway Community Park | 13094 Civic Center Dr, Poway, CA 92064
More information: Poway Community Day Festival