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2014 Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off
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Event Date + Time: Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 10:00am
Looking forward to our 35th Anniversary OB Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, June 28th, 2014.  Check back here for more updates on vendors, music and all of the fun we will be planning!
BANDS can submit music bios to starting Jan. 2, 2014.
VENDOR APPLICATIONS are available to download and send back by clicking on this link.  Return via email to, by fax to (619)224-2976 or mail to OBMA 1868 Bacon St., Suite A, San Diego, CA 92107.  Call (619)224-4906 with questions.
ARTIST ALLEY Vendor Application available for download by clicking here.  If you download the application, it must be received with your full payment before the date of the next price increase in order to be considered complete.
CHILI COOK-OFF CONTEST applications are now available. CLICK HERE to download the form and return to the OBMA office at 1868 Bacon St, Suite A.
Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off 2013

The 34th Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-off Festival offered attendees eclectic fun in the sun that’s great for all ages. More than 70,000 visitors throughout the day enjoyed tasty festival nosh, art, beachfront entertainment, shopping and more.

Festival highlights included:

  • Five outdoor stages plus one indoor stage of continuous live music
  • Artists’ Alley
  • Community Mural Art Project
  • Wonderland Children’s Area
  • Wonderland II - All Ages Fun Zone
  • Chili Cook-Off - click here for the winners
  • Beachside Beer Garden & Spirits
  • Bloody Mary Competition between local bars and restaurants
  • Food vendors and local restaurant fare
  • Unique handcrafted merchandise: clothing, accessories and more
  • ClimbIt Wall
  • Raffle with prizes from more than 20 local businesses.  Thanks to all of the local businesses who made very generous contributions to the raffle.
  • Celebration of Wonderland Amusement Park's 100th Anniversary
  • Bike Valet (SDCBC) was hosted by Therapie Day Spa
  • Jaylin Brown will kicked off the Street Fair with the National Anthem at the Main Stage

Ocean Beach Fireworks Raffle Winners


Troy Orem Photography OB Street Fair and Chili Cook -Off       Joe Ewing OB Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off 2013

Thanks to the many sponsors of this year's event:

Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival Sponsors

A special thanks to this year's parking lot sponsors, as the event would not happen

without their generaous support!

Sunset Parking, Rite Aid, Sunset Garage, Hodad's, Maxoto Auto Service, Mallory's, Starbucks, Newport Ave. Antique Center, Bravo's Mexican Bistro, Union Bank, Dr. Eli Ben Moshe, US Bank, OB Tire Center, Hirmez Brothers.



Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off Festival Winners


Festival Attractions

Everything you need to know . . .Saturday, June 28th, 2014 from 10am to 8pm Newport Avenue in Ocean Beach will host the 35th Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-off Festival - a celebrated and eagerly anticipated yearly community tradition. This FREE festival will entertain more than 70,000 visitors throughout the day!

OB Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off

Chili Contestants - Check back here for the Chili Cook-Off Application

The Chili Cook-Off is held at the grassy area at the foot of Newport (between Santa Monica Ave and Newport).

To taste the array of chili samples you may purchase individual taste tickets at our ticket booth (2 servings for $1)  or you may purchase a Peoples Choice ticket for a sample of all the teams of chili for the single price of $20.

Artists Alley


With so many talented artists in San Diego, we thought they should have their very own section, all to themselves.

Only handcrafted and unique items are to be found, along with entertaining art demonstrations each year!

Check back here for the list of participating vendors and the vendor map!

OB Street Fair Trolley

Ride to the Festival for free! Park near Robb Field or on Sea World Drive (at Pacific Highway) from 9:30 am to 9 pm. Trolleys run every ½ hour on the ½ hour from Robb Field and every hour on the hour from Sea World Dr. We have four trolleys running continuously so you won’t miss any of the fun!


Community Mural

Community Mural Project – Join in the fun and paint a square of the mural. Children and adults of all ages are welcome in creating these masterpieces! The spaces sell out very quickly so come early to buy your space.

With 216 squares available, we advise you to show up early since they sell out fast!

Event Sponsors

Intrepid Network
OB Services 92107
Ocean Beach Community Foundation
Ocean Beach Town Council
The Peninsula Beacon
Shades Oceanfront Bistro
Brown Marketing Strategies
Head Trap Music
Commission for Arts and Culture City of San Diego
Stump's Family Marketplace
Ocean Beach MainStreet Association
Ocean Beach MainStreet Association
San Diego City Beat
San Diego Reader
san diego county bicycle coalition
Weastern Towing

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