PITTSBURG -- The 29th annual Pittsburg Seafood and Music Festival kicks off this Saturday in the city's Old Town and Marina District.

The two-day event, which will have more than 50 food vendors and more than 100 arts-and-crafts vendors, three stages of musical entertainment and a children's play area and petting zoo, runs from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Advance online tickets for $8 for adults and $3.75 for seniors 62 and older and youth (plus processing fees) and can be reserved online at http://pittsburgseafoodandmusicfestival.com. At the door, single tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youth and seniors.

The event is sponsored by the Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 925-432-7301.

Contact Eve Mitchell at 925-779-7189. Follow her on Twitter.com/EastCounty_Girl.