The weekend is upon us again with excellent summer weather in the forecast! There’s plenty of things happening in and around La Jolla. In particular, check out our neighbors to the south, OB and the Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-off this Saturday. Going to Balboa park this Sunday? Stop by the International Cottages and catch a lawn program featuring Argentina. Taste some great food and watch a traditional performance for free! See what else is going on with our La Jolla weekend events for June 27 – 29th.
Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off
What: The 35th Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival will offer attendees eclectic fun in the sun that’s great for all ages. Join more than 70,000 visitors 8 for tasty festival nosh, art, beachfront entertainment, shopping and more. The chili competition will feature more than two dozen tastings from amateur entrants competing for the titles of Hottest Chili, Judges’ Award and Grand Prize: People’s Choice Award.
When: Saturday June 28, 2014. 10am-8pm
Where: Downtown Ocean Beach – Cable St & Newport Ave, San Diego 92107
The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum: Open Cockpit Days at Miramar
What: Sit in the cockpit and feel like a real pilot! Take your little kids – and big kids – to enjoy a free day out in the sun. Admission is free.
When: Date: June 28 – 29, 2014. 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.
Where: Miramar Rd between the 805 and the 15.
Oceanside Independence Day Parade
What: Join us for the annual Independence Day Parade as it makes it way north on Coast Highway from Wisconsin Avenue to Civic Center Drive (just past City Hall). Come see floats, bands, walking groups, cool cars and much more. Our theme this year is “Show Your Pride, Oceanside!”
When: June 28th from 10am to noon.
Where: South Coast Hwy in Oceanside, CA.
House of Pacific Relations Sunday Lawn Programs: Argentina
What: The entertainment for this occasion is provided by some professional Tango and Folklore dancers. They show that Tango dancing is not just a social form of dance, but an art that requires talent and training.
When: June 29th from 2pm-3pm.
Where: House of Pacific Relations at Balboa Park
2014 San Diego County Fair
What: This is the second to last week at the fair so don’t miss out! This weekend’s Grandstand Stage features: 10th Annual Gospel Festival featuring Fred Hammond on Saturday June 28th.
When: All weekend
Where: Del Mar Fairgrounds
La Jolla Open Aire Market
What: Every Sunday, the upper playground at La Jolla Elementary is transformed into a colorful, friendly and wholesome Farmer’s Market. Come experience the community feel, live music, creative artisans, diverse food court, and local farm-fresh fruits, vegetables, and flowers
When: Every Sunday 9am-1pm
Where: Corner of Girard Av and Genter St