Mount up on the mechanical bull.
POETRY YOU CAN DANCE TO: The Airborne Toxic Event brings their unique alternative rock sound to the Del Mar Racetrack. Friday, races start at 3 p.m. Concert immediately after.
HEY L.T.!: Chargers Fan Fest allows you the chance to say what you really want to say to your favorite Chargers and get a picture for your Facebook page. Saturday, 10 a.m. at Qualcomm Stadium.
POP GOES PUCCINI: The San Diego Symphony brings romantic Italian classics and offers them to you as the sunsets. Enjoy ”A Night In Italy” Sunday, August 9 at 7:30 p.m.
SHOP, EAT, RIDE: Hillcrest CityFest offers more than 200 vendors in one spot. If you don’t find something appetizing or tempting, there’s always the mechanical bull. Sunday, August 9, Noon to 10 p.m.