Places to go in Hillcrest

Hillcrest Events

Tequila Flight Night

Tequila Flight Night

Vom Fass

Saturday, February 23, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Hillcrest Farmers' Market

Hillcrest Farmers' Market

Department of Motor Vehicles

Sunday, February 24, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
4 Week Hustle Series

4 Week Hustle Series


Tuesday, February 26, 7:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Roger! and the March Divide

Roger! and the March Divide

The Merrow

Tuesday, February 26, 8 p.m.

Hillcrest News & Stories

Hillcrest DMV plan makes friends of enemies

Nobody likes the state's design

Watchers of land-use politics in San Diego were surprised when late last year two names usually on opposite sides of controversial building projects suddenly showed up in TV interviews espousing the same passionately held position ...

Looking for Nashville, finding Common Stock

Lots of flavor on the menu of new Hillcrest restaurant

While I’ve been sitting here the past couple years trying to figure out which are my favorite tacos, the rest of the world has apparently become obsessed with Nashville hot chicken. The cayenne-spiced fried chicken ...

Best driving shortcuts for 2019

Kearny Villa to Ruffin as alternative to I-15

On Oct. 9, 1975, the Reader published a story on driving shortcuts. It was written by then cabbie Ray Lilly and contained 14 San Diego shortcuts when gas went for about $.57 per gallon. In ...

Hillcrest: gayborhood or ghetto?

Falling behind Little Italy and North Park

To some, Hillcrest is little more than 40 acres of overpriced, rambling urbanity to be avoided. Such Hillcrest-averse see two problems: scarce parking, and a homeless crisis that seems “worse than Ocean Beach.” “Currently the ...

Finest City Improv jumps from Lafayette to Sixth Ave.

Heart of Hillcrest gets long-form comedy

Earlier this year, news broke that a longtime eatery in North Park, The Red Fox Steakhouse and Piano Bar, was going to vacate its current location in the Lafayette Hotel. It came as a surprise ...

Hillcrest Photos

Hillcrest at Night

The Georgia Street Bridge in Hillcrest

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