What to Do This Weekend

Finding something fun to do around the city will be easier than you thought.

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ADAMS AVENUE: San Diego’s largest free music festival is back in town. The 30th annual Adams Avenue Street Fair will include more than 60 musical acts performing on six stages. For more info click here.
GOOD VIBES: The Pacific Islander Festival at Ski Beach is sure to have something for everyone. The event will feature island cuisine and souvenirs, a children's village, Olympic style games, music and more. You can check it out on both Saturday and Sunday.
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FAN FAVE: Watch the Chargers as they play the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. The game is no longer a blackout and will air live on KFMB in San Diego and KCBS in Los Angeles and Orange County
SWIM FAST: Head over to the 10 Mile Relay and Solo Swim on Sunday and the La Jolla Cove. The competitive race begins at 7a.m. and proceeds will go toward the Diabetes Association and San Diego Lifeguard Foundation.
GOOD CAUSE: The largest one-day HIV/AIDS fundraiser will hold their 22nd annual walk and run event starting in Balboa Park at 8 a.m. Registration begins at 6 a.m. and a short ceremony will start at 7:30 before the races.
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SURF DOGS: Dogs will take to the waves Sunday for the 6th Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon competition. The event will take place at Dog Beach in Del Mar (naturally) from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be celebrity guests as well as tons of booths and a the first ever Surf Dog Hall of Fame.
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FINE WAITERS: Padres players busing tables? Believe it. Bud Black, Health Bell, Nick Hundley, among others, will be servers, chefs and bartenders for the evening at Acqua Al 2 restaurant on Sunday. The whole event is put on to support Rady Children's Hospital. For ticket info click here.
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GOOD SHOW: "Rocky Horror Picture Show" will be playing at The Old Globe starting at 7 p.m. For tickets click here.
TV NIGHT: Catch the premiere of "Boardwalk Empire" in style at a party inside Bootlegger in downtown. The event kicks off at 9 p.m., just after football, and everyone is asked to wear their best prohibition attire.
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FALL FESTIVAL: Nothing says the end of summer like a laser show! Join the St John of the Cross Catholic in Lemon Grove for that and more as they celebrate their fall festival. The event also features live bands, a raffle, food booths and more. It starts at 9:30 a.m. and runs until 9 p.m.
LATINO FILM: Head over to the Otay Ranch Towne Center in Chula Vista for the 5th Annual Que Viva! Cine Latino Film Series. The outdoor event is free to the public and today's movie is Even the Rain, directed by Iciar Bollain. Come at 6:30 p.m. for live entertainment and the screening at 7:30 p.m.
MOVE ME: Dancers are going to be popping up in the most unexpected places for the 13th Annual Trolley Dances. As passengers travel east on the trolley, heading for the Santee Trolley Square, dancers at six stops will do site-specific routines. Tours begin at the Grantville Trolley Station, MTS Green Line and will run every half hour: 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3, 3:30 p.m.
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VAVI GAMES: Get out of the house and onto a field! VAVi is hosting two games today. The Coed Flag Football Sundays in Pacific Beach Presented by Miller Lite kicking off at 11 a.m. and the Coed Kickball Sunday Nights at Robb Field in Ocean Beach starting at 5:30 p.m.
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