The KAABOO Del Mar festival, held in Del Mar the last five years, will be moving to Petco Park starting in 2020.

According to a press release, the music, comedy, art and culinary festival has reached a multi-year agreement with the San Diego Padres to use Petco Park. The event will now be known as KAABOO San Diego.

“As the KAABOO brand and our live event properties continue to grow and evolve, it’s imperative that we continue to deliver an unparalleled experience for our guests by holding KAABOO in a world-class venue with exceptional room for growth,” said Jason Felts, managing partner of KAABOO, via a statement. “The location of Petco Park and its surrounding venues in downtown Sa Diego provides fans and artists alike the opportunity to enjoy everything that the vibrant metro area has to offer.”

KAABOO San Diego will utilize various areas inside and surrounding Petco Park, including the playing field, Sycuan Stage at the Park, Lexus Premier Lot and the Tailgate Lot, according to the release.

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