Places to go in Hillcrest

Hillcrest Events

4 Week Argentine Tango Series

4 Week Argentine Tango Series


Wednesday, September 19, 7:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Carole Bufford

Carole Bufford

Martinis Above Fourth | Table + Stage

Thursday, September 20, 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Game Night

Game Night

Joybrewed Espresso

Thursday, September 20, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Brass Rail

Friday, September 21, 9 p.m.

Hillcrest News & Stories

DMV building doesn't fit the neighborhood

No more blare in Hillcrest from 1961-era project, please

The loudspeaker blasts go on all day, says Mary Alsop, who lives a half block from the Hillcrest Department of Motor Vehicles office. So when the DMV presented its proposed design for the replacement building ...

What happens when you're too late for sesame

Big City does the boiling before baking

Devoted fans of the Hillcrest bagelry Big City Bagel Cafe had to go about two months without this spring as a fire forced the 24-year-old breakfast and lunch spot to close temporarily. I don’t know ...

The irony of historic districts

Park Boulevard the latest to test the waters

Two planning groups that share Park Boulevard as a boundary formed a task force to look at the historic district on Park between Upas St. and Robinson street, one that the city’s historic resources board ...

Mayor Faulconer's short-term rental idea — pro and con

Ocean Beach will show up in blue T-shirts

At the July 16 city council meeting, the usual sea of green (pro-vacation rental) and red (anti-vacation rental) t-shirts will be joined by blue representing Ocean Beach. The Ocean Beach town council has chartered a ...

A-frame over an open flame

The oldest salmon cooking technique proves best

Though the cooking technique dates back countless centuries to natives of the Pacific Northwest, here in latter day America, cedar plank salmon has largely become the provenance of upscale dining venues. But don’t tell that ...

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The Georgia Street Bridge in Hillcrest

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