Can't Miss San Diego: Things to do Oct. 6 - 8

Posted at 12:58 PM, Oct 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-05 19:16:03-04

(KGTV) - Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some events going on around San Diego County that you and your family can enjoy!

San Diego International Film Festival - Going on now through Sunday.

There's something for everyone at the San Diego International Film Festival, with films being shown at several downtown San Diego locations or in La Jolla.

Visit for more information, including ticket prices and a listing of films.

Oktoberfest in Ocean Beach and Carlsbad - OB, Friday & Saturday; Carlsbad, Saturday

German culture will be celebrated in both Ocean Beach and Carlsbad with Oktoberfest events.

For more information on OB Oktoberfest, visit

For more information on the Carlsbad Rotary Oktoberfest & Family Fall Festival, visit

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival - Saturday and Sunday

The eighth annual festival takes place on Girard Avenue, and it includes artwork from over 150 artists, fundraising and auctions, food and wine from popular wineries.

For more information on the event, which is free and open to the public, visit

Haunted Hotel in Gaslamp District - Happening throughout October

One of America's best haunted houses is open for business this weekend in the Gaslamp District. The Haunted Hotel opens, featuring zombie-filled alley ways, clown infested rooms, and other frightening scares around each turn. The Haunted Hotel runs through Halloween. More information.

Del Mar Scream Zone at Del Mar Fairgrounds - Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Del Mar's Scream Zone is back for another season, featuring "The Haunted Hayride," "The House of Horrors," and more. New this year is "The Running Dead" obstacle course, where guests will race against time, their friends, and the undead through frightening barriers and challenges. More information.

Fashion Week San Diego - Going on now through Sunday

See great fashion collections from all over the world at Fashion Week San Diego on Harbor Drive.

Ticket information can be found at

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