Special Events & Filming
Saturday, June 25, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
4800-5000 blocks of Newport Avenue along the waterfront
San Diego, CA 92107
The 42nd Annual Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off returns on Saturday, June 25, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the 4800 – 5000 blocks of Newport Avenue, along the waterfront and in the pier parking lot. This event draws 50,000 plus people to Ocean Beach to enjoy oceanfront chili cook-off, an array of food and merchandise vendors, 3 stages of continuous music, the Community Mural Project, Artist Alley featuring local artisans and crafters, and more. The Seaside Fun Zone will offer inflatables, games and place to relax, along with a fun music area for attendees to stop by and learn to play a simple song by one of Rock & Roll San Diego’s professional musicians.
The Chili Cook-Off competition located in Veterans Plaza features 20 tastings in both amateur and restaurant divisions. Chili chefs compete to take home prizes like Best Restaurant Chili, Best Amateur Chili, Judge’s Choice and People’s Choice. Chili tastings will begin at 11 a.m. and concludes when contestants run out of samples, typically around 1 p.m.
Parking available at Sun Runner parking lot located on Sea World Drive at Pacific Coast Highway. Trolley services will run from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., from parking lot to two drop off locations in Ocean Beach.
For more information, visit www.OceanBeachSanDiego.com.
Location: Park & Rec Space: -Ocean Beach Pier Parking Lot -Veterans Plaza -Ocean Beach Lifeguard Parking Lot -Saratoga Park City Public Streets: -4800 Block Newport Avenue -4900 Block Newport Avenue -5000 Block Newport Avenue -Abbott Street between Newport Avenue and Santa Monica Avenue -Bacon Street between between Niagara Street and Santa Monica Avenue -Cable Street between between Niagara Street and Santa Monica Avenue Private Parking Lots: -US Bank / 4827 Newport Avenue -Target / 4864 Newport Avenue -OB Tire / 4893 Newport Avenue -Mallory's / 4905 Newport Avenue -Krisp / 4976 Newport Avenue -Starbucks / 4994 Newport Avenue -Hodad's / 5010 Newport Avenue -