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Date Event Description Time / Location
3/6

Reader On Tap

FM 94/9 and the San Diego Reader have teamed up again to bring you the 2015 Reader On Tap on Friday, March 6th at The Observatory North Park, bringing togther some of the best breweries and some great bands for an unforgettable night of music and tastings*. Catch The Burning of Rome, Blackout Party, The Nervous Wreckords, Shady Francos and Flaggs and enjoy delicious beer from Ballast Point, The Lost Abbey, Stone Brewing Co., Twisted Manzanita Ales, Rip Current Brewing and Port Brewing.


CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FROM LAST YEAR!

 

CLICK HERE to learn more or to buy your GA or VIP tickets now.

*Event is 21+

INFO 8:00pm-12:00am (VIP Admission at 7pm), The Observatory North Park
3/73/8

Camp Shred 2015

Join FM 94/9 at Camp Shred 2015, Saturday and Sunday, March 7th and 8th at San Elijo Campground in Cardiff. Stop by and say hi to the FM 94/9 Big Box Storage Street Team, check out free product demos from all the best surf brands, enjoy free live music from Teenage Burritos and Muscle Beech on Saturday, and Montalban Quintet and Nancarrow on Sunday, plus wet your whistle at the beer garden. Don't miss all this and more at the world's largest surf demo!

 

 

 

Click HERE for all the info on Camp Shred 2015.

INFO Saturday: 8:00am-4:00pm, Sunday: 8:00am-3:00pm, San Elijo Campground
3/7

Quartyard Grand Opening

GRAND OPENING TICKET

from 5.00

Turning a vacant lot into East Village's new community space, RAD LAB is excited to finally bring you: Quartyard. Join us at our Grand Opening!

 

Featuring:
Live music by Madi Diaz and Swim Team
Food by S&M Sausage & Meat and rotating Curbside Bites food trucks
Great craft beer
Coffee by Meshuggah Shack
A mini pop-up shop with some of San Diego's finest makers

 

This event is 21+


Standard Ticket:
-Entry into Quartyard's Grand Opening event

 

VIP Ticket:
-Entry into Quartyard's Grand Opening event
-Entry into the private speakeasy at the Grand Opening, hosted by Old Harbor Distillery
(limited tickets available)

 

*All tickets will be will call
*We love dogs. However, due to the amount of people we expect at our grand opening, we ask that you refrain from bringing your furry friends with you that evening. We want to ensure the safety of all people and canines at Quartyard. 

Go here for tickets and details



Tickets are limited and can be purchased for only $5 HERE.


Quartyard

INFO 5:00pm-10:00pm, Quartyard- 1102 Market St., Downtown
3/133/15

The FM 94/9 Winter Snow Show

FM 94/9 and Latex Grenade are putting on the 3rd Annual Winter Snow Show ski trip to Bear Mountain this upcoming season, March 13th-15th! Sign up ASAP at wintersnowshow.com and join us for our 3 day/2 night chartered bus trip.


What comes with this fantasticly fun trip package you may ask? All this:

  • (1) Lift Ticket- Night Skiing on Friday evening
  • (1) VIP Entry for Event Kick Off Party
  • (2) Lift Tickets for Bear Mountain-Saturday & Sunday
  • (1) Ticket to Latex Grenade Concert
  • (1) Event T-shirt
  • (2) Nights accommodations at Big Bear Frontier Resort
  • Access to the Party Bus- Transportation from San Diego and Bear Mountain
  • (1) VIP lanyard giving access to all event activities
  • (1) Swag Bag- including goodies from our sponsors
  • Entry into the “Register to Win” contests going on until March 1st
 
Winter Snow Show
 
CLICK HERE to get all the info.


INFO All Weekend Long, Bear Mountain
3/14

ShamRock 2015

Join FM 94/9 for the 21st Annual ShamROCK taking place on Saturday, March 14th, 2015 from 4:00 PM to Midnight in the Gaslamp Quarter!


Downtown San Diego will be transformed into an Irish party, featuring over 80,000 square feet of GREEN astroturf! ShamROCK  will be bringing Ireland all the way across the pond to San Diego! Join over 20,000 festival attendees in the streets of the Gaslamp Quarter, rocking their best “jig” at ShamROCK 2015, presented by Jameson and The Field. Every “lass” and “boyo” in attendance will be engulfed into an Irish haven at this year’s celebration as we re-create a 150-foot Irish Pub in the streets like no one has ever seen before, a lighting extravaganza on the surrounding buildings and much more!


ShamROCK  is guaranteed to once again “ROCK” the streets with endless live entertainment. The Field Irish Stage will be positively Celtic with countless live bands performing Irish Rock, Irish Punk Rock and other Irish favorites.  Fifth Avenue and F Street will feature the hottest DJs with an insane mix of sounds that will have you in a green haze all day long.  The final stage will be located next to the 150-foot Irish pub and will play host to Irish River Dancers and your favorite San Diego and Los Angeles DJs.  Dublin will have nothing on our pub, which will have endless green BEER and plenty of Jameson Irish Whisky to concoct any of your favorite St. Paddy’s Day libations. ShamROCK  will take place on G and F Streets between 5th and 7th Avenue and on 6th Avenue between E and G Streets.

 

Tickets to ShamROCK are $30 for General Admission and $65 for VIP until March 4th, $40 for General Admission and $75 for VIP from March 5th until March 13th and $45 for General Admission and $85 for VIP on the day of the event.

For additional information click HERE and watch the video from last year!

 

INFO 4:00 PM - Midnight, The Gaslamp Quarter
3/21

Birdies and Beers 2015

Join FM 94/9 for a fun day in the sun on Saturday, March 21st from 11a-7p at Birdies and Beers, featuring 9 holes of disc golf and unlimited craft beer tastings, plus great food, vendors, raffle drawings, live music and MUCH more. Don't miss out on the hole-in-one challenges where you can win a $25,000 2015 vehicle from Bob Stall Chevrolet or a $10,000 cash prize from La Mesa Lumber!

 

 

A portion of the entry fees and ticket sales will benefit the Raptor Institute

 

CLICK HERE to get more info and register now!

INFO 11:00am-7:00pm, Sun Valley Golf Course- La Mesa
3/22

The Auto Club 400

Brace yourself, FM 94/9 is bringing you 3 days of heart pounding NASCAR action. It all starts Friday, March 20th with three intense group knockout rounds of NASCAR qualifying at the Press Enterprise Pole Day. The drivers then face off on Saturday at the Drive4Clots.com 300. Then, on Sunday, March 22nd, NASCAR's best go head to head in the weekend's final showdown- The Auto Club 400!



Don't miss your one chance to see NASCAR live in Southern California this year, complete with pre-race fun with plenty of games, activities and music, all happening in the O'Reilly Fan Zone. Early bird pricing starts at just $39. For tickets and more information visit AUTOCLUBSPEEDWAY.COM or call 800-944-RACE.

 

Want to win tickets? Listen to Woods (2/2-2/13) for your chance to win a pair of tickets to Saturday's Drive4Clots.com 300.

INFO Racetime is 12:30pm, The Auto Club Speedway
3/28

San Diego CityBeat Beer Club Birthday Bash

FM 94/9 invites you to celebrate the CityBeat Beer Club 8 Year Anniversary with an afternoon of beer sampling, food trucks, live music and more, Saturday, March 28th from 3p-7p. All tickets get unlimited 2 ounce samples and a free souvenir taster cup, upon entry. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the San Diego Music Foundation.


Participating Breweries include:
Twisted Manzanita
Lightning Brewery
Helms Brewing
Green Flash Brewing Company 
Ironfire Brewing
Mission Brewery
Saint Archer
Lagunitas Brewing Company
Stone Brewing Co.
Alesmith
The Lost Abbey
Groundswell Brewing Company 

Participating Food Trucks include:
New Orleans Food Truck / Mother Trucker Express
New York On Rye
Frida's Cocina 
American Flavors 


Live Music from
Euphoria Brass Band
plus DJ Artistic 


CLICK HERE for more info and to get your tickets NOW.


**All breweries, food trucks and bands subject to change without notice

INFO 3:00pm-7:00pm, SILO in Makers Quarter
4/25

4th Annual Rhythm & Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival

 

Join FM 94/9 for the 4th Annual Rhythm & Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival presented by the San Diego Brewers Guild.

 

Once again Rhythm & Brews continues the tradition of bringing many of the nation’s most popular craft beers together with talented musicians in a beautiful outdoor festival located in the historic Vista Village district.

 

The event raises funds for the San Diego Brewers Guild and Fight ALD.

 

The San Diego Brewers Guild features major events in both the spring and the fall allowing craft fans and aficionados access to their favorite breweries throughout the year.

 

Strategically located along San Diego’s “Hop Highway” in the heart of Vista.  Just a block away from the Vista Transit Center.

 

Home brew contest

Best of Show will be given the opportunity to brew the winning recipe at Mother Earth Brew Co. to be released at next year's Rhythm & Brews with a 10 x 10 booth for use by the winner's homebrew club. Entry deadline 4/19/15

 

 

60 Breweries, 7 bands, 2 stages, 1 helluva day!

 

                Website: www.sdrhythmandbrews.com

                Tickets: https://sdrnb.eventbrite.com

                Twitter: @SDRhythmBrews

                #SDRnB

 

 

CLICK HEREto get your tickets now at earlybird prices available through March 15th.

FM 94/9 Discount code effective starting March 16th, good for $10 off of VIP ($60 minus $10 = $50) or General Admission ($45 minus $10 = $35) tickets.

949RNB

https://sdrnb.eventbrite.com/?discount=949RNB


INFO Noon-4pm (11am VIP Earlybird), Historic Downtown Vista Village
5/16

The 19th Annual North Park Festival of Arts

2015 FESTIVAL OF ARTS

Spend the day with FM 94/9 and your family and friends exploring the historic North Park neighborhood at the 19th Annual North Park Festival of Arts, Saturday, May 16th from 11a-6p on University Ave. This annual free festival has grown into a local tradition that includes amazing local art, exciting live music and dance performances, eco-friendly activities, vendor booths and fabulous food.

 

Check us out at the festival and on the Waypoint Craft Beer Block, where you can sample brews from San Diego's favorite breweries.

 

CLICK HERE to learn more!

All proceeds benefit the North Park Main Street, the non-profit organization committed to the revitalization of the North Park Business Improvement District.

NORTH PARK CRAFT BEER BLOCK

Come and enjoy a day in North Park at the Festival of Arts Waypoint Craft Beer Block. One ticket price gets you entrance to the event where you will enjoy 13 4oz tasters from a selection of over 30 local craft brewers, several of which are ranked as the best new breweries in San Diego! The event starts with a VIP event from 11:00 am-12:00pm where ticket holders will get easy entrance with no lines, access to rare beer, a $10 Uber card (for existing users) and a bag of goodies to take home. General admission begins at noon. In addition to craft beer the event will offer DJ music from 94/9 and if that doesn’t suit your desire you can sing on the karaoke stage with Ms. Pearl. There will be lite snacks for purchase in the Craft Beer Block along with specially designed parklets for relaxing with a beer and your friends.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS AND MORE DETAILS

This event was a sell out last year so buy your tickets early. No day of tickets will be sold. Prices will increase as the date approaches so buy yours now! 21 and over ONLY. You MUST purchase a ticket to be granted entry into the Craft Beer Block. No free entry will be granted for non-drinkers.

GET A FREE RIDE WITH ÜBER! We are teaming with Über so you can drink responsibly at the North Park Festival of Arts. If you are a new Über user, enter the promo code NPFESTIVAL when booking your ride for a $20 ride credit each way – a $40 value!

Craft Beer Block tickets can be purchased by clicking the ticket button on this page, or visitinghere. For ticket inquiries, please call 1-800-838-3006.

INFO 11:00am-6:00pm, University Ave. (30th to 32nd)
5/16

North Park Craft Beer Block

NORTH PARK CRAFT BEER BLOCK

Come and enjoy a day in North Park at the Festival of Arts Waypoint Craft Beer Block. One ticket price gets you entrance to the event where you will enjoy 13 4oz tasters from a selection of over 30 local craft brewers, several of which are ranked as the best new breweries in San Diego! The event starts with a VIP event from 11:00 am-12:00pm where ticket holders will get easy entrance with no lines, access to rare beer, a $10 Uber card (for existing users) and a bag of goodies to take home. General admission begins at noon. In addition to craft beer the event will offer DJ music from 94/9 and if that doesn’t suit your desire you can sing on the karaoke stage with Ms. Pearl. There will be lite snacks for purchase in the Craft Beer Block along with specially designed parklets for relaxing with a beer and your friends.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS AND MORE DETAILS

This event was a sell out last year so buy your tickets early. No day of tickets will be sold. Prices will increase as the date approaches so buy yours now! 21 and over ONLY. You MUST purchase a ticket to be granted entry into the Craft Beer Block. No free entry will be granted for non-drinkers.

GET A FREE RIDE WITH ÜBER! We are teaming with Über so you can drink responsibly at the North Park Festival of Arts. If you are a new Über user, enter the promo code NPFESTIVAL when booking your ride for a $20 ride credit each way – a $40 value!

Craft Beer Block tickets can be purchased by clicking the ticket button on this page, or visitinghere. For ticket inquiries, please call 1-800-838-3006.

 

2015 FESTIVAL OF ARTS

Spend the day with FM 94/9 and your family and friends exploring the historic North Park neighborhood at the 19th Annual North Park Festival of ArtsSaturday, May 16th from 11a-6p on University Ave. This annual free festival has grown into a local tradition that includes amazing local art, exciting live music and dance performances, eco-friendly activities, vendor booths and fabulous food.

 

Check us out at the festival and on the Waypoint Craft Beer Block, where you can sample brews from San Diego's favorite breweries.

 

CLICK HERE to learn more!

All proceeds benefit the North Park Main Street, the non-profit organization committed to the revitalization of the North Park Business Improvement District.

INFO Noon, University Ave. & Ohio St.
5/295/31

The 2015 Rock 'N' Roll Marathon

The Race

REGISTER NOW

Marathon - $150
Half Marathon - $125
Relay - $170
Saturday 5K (ALLNEW) - $40 


Registration Notes:

  • **Special Registration Offer: no other coupons or discounts can be applied to the special registration offer
  • *Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable unless you have purchased the Registration Refund coverage option at the time of registration and have a covered reason. Learn more- FAQ’s and Terms and Conditions
  • Fees listed above do not include the Race It processing fee. There is NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION
  • Price Includes: Official Race T-Shirt, Gear Bag, Refreshments at the Start, along the Course, and at the Finish, Finishers Medal, Finisher’s Certificate, Live Bands on Course, and admission to the Post-Race Headliner Concert
  • Online Registration Closes: Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 11:59pm PST
  • Attention to: active-duty, reserve, veteran, or retired military, first responders and related government employees. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series is partnering with GovX.com to provide special discounts to these deserving individuals. Please use GovX.com to receive discounts on eligible distances.

 

Schedule of Events

Check back here often as we add meet-ups, fun runs, and more in cities all over the country!

May 29 – 30, 2015

Health & Fitness Expo | San Diego Convention Center, Halls B-2C Friday, May 29: 11am – 7pm | Saturday, May 30: 9am – 5pm

 

 

San Diego: Entertainment

Headliner Concert

Stay tuned for your 2015 headliner announcement coming soon!

Bands on the Course

Music every mile makes up the heart and “sole” of this event. Live San Diego bands will be performing a variety of music from alternative to classic rock, punk, funk and blues to jazz it up. The bands will keep the course pulsating as runners rock their way from start to finish!

Know a great local band? Encourage them to apply to place along the route on race day to a crowd of over 15,000!

Spirit on the Course

Attention Cheer teams and Dance Squads: We need you! High school and middle school cheer and dance teams are invited to compete in the Spirit on the Course competition. Cheer teams will line the course ready to encourage participants every step of the way. Costumes and themes are optional, smiles and enthusiasm are required. Every squad receives a minimum donation of $100-$150 for participating, PLUS compete for the grand prize of $1,000!

 

GO HERE FOR MORE DETAILS

INFO See Schedule Below, San Diego