Can't Miss San Diego: Things to do Sept. 15 - 17

(KGTV) - It's going to be a great - and musical - weekend to get outside and enjoy San Diego County.

Things kick off Friday with the KAABOO Del Mar festival, featuring an electric musical and comedic lineup, award-winning art, and food that can't be beat.

The Julian Music Festival hits the mountain town Saturday, giving guests a day filled with music and sunshine.

Some of our region's best eats are also in store of the weekend during the Serbian Food and Culture Festival in San Marcos and Fiestas Patrias in Old Town.

Here's a look at what's happening this weekend:

KAABOO Del Mar at Del Mar Fairgrounds - Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Tickets are still available for the KAABOO festival, where music fans will be treated to performances by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pink, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Muse, and many, many more. Art, comedy, and food will also take the stage throughout the weekend. More information.

San Diego Bayfair at Vacation Isle - Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Check out all the water sports and boat races, craft beer, live music and more at San Diego Bayfair. More than 700 RVs are expected to spend the night at Mission Bay Park as the festival attracts an estimated 80,000 spectators. More information.

14th Annual Dempsey Holder Ocean Festival and Surf Contest in Imperial Beach - Saturday

Celebrate local surf heritage and lifestyle at the Dempsey Holder Ocean Festival, benefitting the Dempsey Holder Scholarship Fund. The festival also serves to educate spectators about the issues San Diego County's coastline and ecosystem is facing. More information.

26th Annual Heart & Stroke Walk in Balboa Park - Saturday

Help raise hearth healthy awareness during the Heart & Stroke Walk this weekend. The celebration will bring together runners and walkers for workout demonstrations, health screening, entertainment and expo, and more - all to benefit the American Heart Association. More information.

Culinary Fusion Festival at NTC Liberty Station - Saturday

Enjoy a fusion of culinary treats, showcasing Asian and Pacific Islander dishes, at Liberty Station. The festival will feature cultural entertainment through song and dance and raffles for guests. More information.

Fiestas Patrias at Old Town - Saturday

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day in Old Town Saturday, with the ringing of the bell in La Casa de Estudillo, arts and crafts, historic demonstrations, and more. More information.

48th Annual Julian Music Festival in Julian - Saturday

Julian's annual end of summer celebration brings Americana, pop rock, jazz, and other music genres together for an all out celebration. Bring down some lawn chairs and enjoy the day in Julian surrounded by music. More information.

Oceanside Harbor Days in Oceanside - Saturday and Sunday

Check out more than 200 arts and crafts exhibits, pirates, a fishing derby, and more at Oceanside's Harbor Days. The festival also features the always popular Nail & Sail Competition and family fun activities. More information.

6th Annual Serbian Food and Culture Festival in San Marcos - Saturday and Sunday

Enjoy homemade food, drinks, and traditional performances from Serbian dance groups from southern California and Arizona. Attendees can also check out vendor booths and - new this year - amusement rides and hourly door prizes. More information.

Rock the Bay San Diego Triathlon at Embarcadero Park - Sunday

Either come out to spectate or put your skills to the test during San Diego's Rock the Bay triathlon. Much like the Rock n' Roll Marathon, bands are positioned for racers around the course as they bike, swim, and run through San Diego. Proceeds benefit Challenged Athletes Foundation: Operation Rebound. More information.

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