A festival to ignite the senses! Experience the Rush at our hot sauce festival showcasing gourmet craft hot sauce companies from all over the country. Enjoy unlimited FREE samples to excite the tongue from mild to mind melting. \ \ We\'ve invited some amazing food vendors to enjoy with your spicy selections. Plenty of options to choose from that are appropriate with hot sauce. \ \ Local craft beers and distilleries have partnered with us to offer some of the best local beverages to quench even the most desperate thirst. Delicious non-alcoholic options will also be available.\ \ So you have time to let your mouth extinguish the fire, we\'ll have fun live entertainment and music for the whole family to enjoy. There will be plenty of seating and shade for your comfort.\ \ You may want to test your limits at one of our spicy eating competitions or simply cheer on the lucky victims as they suffer through exceptionally challenging events.\ \ A VIP area is available to guests 21 and over that will feature complimentary drinks, samples and food, gift swag bags and prime stage viewing. Tickets are limited to only 100 per day. Get yours before they\'re gone! \ \ An experience you won\'t want to miss, fun for all ages and heat tolerances. Rain or Shine, this event will be the talk of the town for the rest of the summer. Located at an amazing venue downtown San Diego, next to great museums, shopping, restaurants and hotels. A perfect event for the food lover in all of us.