This highly anticipated festival attracts more than 70,000 visitors each year to the Ocean Beach community.
37th annual OB Street Fair and Chili Cook-off Festival
When: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday
Where: 4800 to 5000 block of Newport Avenue and surrounding streets
Cost: Free admission; small fee for chili tastings
Phone: (619) 224-4906
Festivalgoers will find five stages of nonstop music, vendors, artists, a children's area, a beer garden and a community mural.
Don't forget to sample from the more than two dozen tastings of original chili recipes during the cook-off.
Proceeds from the cook-off help to defray the cost of the annual July Fourth fireworks at the OB pier.