FM 94/9 Events

FM 94/9 Event Calendar

Date Event Description Time / Location

2015 Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition

Join FM 94/9, Woods and some four legged friends on Saturday, August 1st for the 2015 Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition. Unleashed by Petco is putting on the most adorable surf event of the year to benefit the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA. Watch more than sixty fearless pups shred the waves, enjoy a beer garden featuring Coronado Brewing Company's Surf Dog Pale Ale, a dog food garden with natural nutrition booths and free samples, an agility course, off-leash play area, kid zone and delicious bites from some of the top food trucks in town. The competition will be judged by professional surfer and pet parent Taylor Knox. While you're there, buy tickets to FM 94/9's Independence Jam 2015 with no service fees, plus enter to win tickets to BIG upcoming shows like Vans Warped Tour, Alabama Shakes, Fall Out Boy and tickets to the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club and the San Diego Padres! #SurfDogUnleashed


CLICK HERE to get more info about the 2015 Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Compeition.


CLICK HERE to learn more about Unleashed by Petco.

INFO FM 94/9 Onsite: 8am-10am Event: 9am-2pm, 2 Elder Avenue, Imperial Beach (Next to the Pier)


Unless you were really lucky and bought them in the first 5 seconds they went on sale, or you were equally lucky and won them during FM 94/9's F.O.M.O. Summer, chances are you're still looking for tickets to the SOLD OUT FM 94/9 Presents: Tame Impala show on Tuesday, August 4th. Shake that Fear of Missing Out and join us from 5p-7p at West Coast Tavern for your absolute LAST CHANCE to win tickets to the show that night at the Observatory North Park. Tickets would be cool enough, but our grand prize winner wil also receive a Tame Impala signed vinyl and Fender guitar, while one runner up will receive tickets and the autographed vinyl. 



CLICK HERE to learn more about West Coast Tavern.

CLICK HERE to see what's coming up at Observatory North Park.

INFO 5:00pm-7:00pm, West Coast Tavern

Stone 19th Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival


Join FM 94/9 at California's Largest Craft Beer Fest, the Stone 19th Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival, happening Friday, August 14th and Saturday, August 15th at Cal State University San Marcos.

60 + Amazing Craft Breweries
Hand-picked from around the country


AUGUST 14, 2015 | 6pm – 9pm

More than 40 beers on tap, many of which won’t be available Saturday
Sample beers with no tabs or tokens required
Upper-level cigar lounge
Commemorative Brewers Reception glass
Complimentary gourmet fare by Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens
Live music all evening long


AUGUST 15, 2015

Commemorative 19th Anniversary tasting glass
Fifteen 3oz samples (no additional samples will be sold)
Expansive festival area with two levels and lots of shade
Over 60 guest breweries
100+ amazing beers
Stone brews on cask
Free homebrewed sodas
Cigar lounge
Live music

11am – 2pm

3pm – 6pm


AUGUST 15, 2015 | 11am – 6pm
Commemorative Rare Beer tasting glass
Fifteen 3oz samples (no additional samples will be sold)
All-day access to the festival; move throughout the festival at your own pace
Exclusive access to the Rare Beer section, featuring 50+ extremely rare and one-off brews
Admission to BOTH sessions A & B, with a selection of 100+ amazing beers
Complimentary food selection
Live music

INFO See times below, Cal State San Marcos - 333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San Marcos, CA 92078

2nd Annual SDBG Golf Tournament

FM 94/9 and the SAN DIEGO BREWERS GUILD will hold their second annual golf tournament on August 14th at the Rancho Bernardo Inn.  All proceeds will be donated to the San Diego Brewers Guild to support their continued effort to promote San Diego breweries through education and community events.

Tickets are available right here.


San Diego is the Capital of Craft Beer!  Combine your passion for the sport with your passion for locally brewed beer. Join us for lunch, beer tastings, a gourmet dinner, opportunity drawing, networking, exciting golf contests and more! Become a sponsor today! 

For details and to get registered or sponsor the 2nd annual golf tournament CLICK HERE.

Media Partners: West Coaster San Diego and FM 94/9

INFO 10am to 8pm, Rancho Bernardo Inn Golf Course - 17550 Bernardo Oaks Dr San Diego, CA 92128

The 5th Annual Del Mar Gourmet Food Truck Festival

Feed your greed for gourmet with FM 94/9 on Saturday, August 15th, as the 5th Annual Gourmet Food Truck Festival rolls into Del Mar. Feast on an eclectic menu prepared by 50 of Southern California's top food truck chefs. Sample them all at the Seaside Concert Area, from noon to 6pm. Participating trucks include fan favorites such as The Grilled Cheese Truck, Cousins Maine Lobster, The Lime Truck, The Lobsta Truck and Devilicious


Win tickets to Del Mar all season long! Text RACES to 61749 for your chance to win!



CLICK HERE to get more info on the Gourmet Food Truck Festival.

CLICK HERE to get more info on everything DMTC.

INFO Noon-6:00pm, The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

San Diego Spirits Festival

If there is one thing FM 94/9 loves as much as craft beer, it's craft cocktails. Join us on Saturday and Sunday, August 22nd and 23rd for the San Diego Spirits Festival at the Port Pavilion Broadway Pier. Fuel your passion and your sences and sample the world's finest brands in Spirits, including: Tequilas, gins, vodkas, whiskeys, bourbons, mezcals, liquers, moonshine and much much more. Enjoy more than 70 premium brands, lots of restaurants with tempting food, Riske Entertainment, 3 bands, bartender battles, celebrity sightings and a promise to not be disappointed. 


Use the promo code COCKTAILS to save $20 on all inclusive tickets with unlimited spirits tastings and food samples when you GET THEM HERE.


CLICK HERE for more info on the San Diego Spirits Festival.

INFO Saturday: 2:00p-6:00pm | Sunday: 1:00pm-5:00pm, Port Pavilion Broadway Pier

Del Mar Beer Fest #2

Get thirsty and join the FM 94/9 Big Box Storage Street Team at Del Mar on Saturday, August 29th as the ultimate craft beer celebration is in the house with over 100 beers. Join us for fresh and frosty brews from your local neighborhood favorites to top-rated international imports. Admission into the Beer Fest area is free with track admission of $6. Receive five 7oz. tastings for just $20, full sized beers may also be purchased.


Want to win tickets to Del Mar? Text RACES to 61749!



CLICK HERE to get more info on the San Diego Craft Beer Fests.

CLICK HERE to get more info on everything Del Mar.

INFO 1:00pm-4:00pm, The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

4th Annual San Diego Reader Feast

Join FM 94/9 and follow your taste buds to Broadway Pier on Saturday, September 12th, 2015 for the 4th Annual "Reader Feast!" Tasting Event. Enjoy food and drink tastings from dozens of the city's best neighborhood eateries, wineries, breweries, and food trucks as you look out over the scenic San Diego Bay.

General Admission tickets include food and drink samples from all vendors and are valid from 1-4PM. The VIP ticket includes 2 full-pour drinks, plus exclusive early admission at 12PM, so you can have a drink in your hand and food hot off the grill before everyone gets there!

A portion of every ticket sale and all proceeds from the cash bar benefit The Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank, the largest hunger-relief organization in San Diego County. Last year, the Food Bank distributed 22.3 million pounds of food, and the Food Bank served, on average, 370,000 people per month in San Diego County.

INFO Noon- 4pm, Broadway Pier Port Pavilion- 1000 N. Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101

Rancho BEERnardo Festival

It's kind of obvious, when there is beer and fun involved, FM 94/9 is going to be there. No suprise that we're inviting you to the Rancho BEERnardo Festival on Saturday, October 10th from 2p-5p at the Sikes Adobe Farmstead in Rancho Bernardo. This event features approximately 50 IPAs (It's San Diego's ONLY IPA Fest) from the best of the craft breweries plus non-IPA beer and wine, and it benefits the Rancho Bernardo Sunrise Rotary. Get 15 tastings and a tasting glass for only $40 or purchase a pair of tasting tickets for only $70. If great beer wasn't enough, enjoy live music, delicious food and hang out with the FM 94/9 Big Box Storage Street Team for chances to score cool prizes and tickets to the biggest upcoming shows. 



CLICK HERE to get more info on the Rancho BEERnardo Festival.

INFO 2:00pm-5:00pm, Sikes Adobe Farmstead