Jeff Smith 8 a.m., March 26
Padres Tailgate Party and Firefighter Chili Cook-off
Over 25 fire departments will create their signature chili and serve it from a specially themed and decorated booth. Awards will be given for people’s choice, best booth, best chili, and top fundraising team. Event will also feature all-you-can-eat hamburgers, hot dogs, bratwurst, and snacks, and cold beverages from Rock Bottom, Manzanita Brewing Company, Gordon Biersch, and more. Live music by Groove Kitty. Admission includes a ticket to the Padres vs. Giants game that evening. Funds raised at the event will stay in San Diego and Imperial Counties to benefit those affected by one of 43 neuromuscular diseases. 858-492-9792.
- When: Saturday, July 13, 2013, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Cost: $20 - $50