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Pride Of Hillcrest Block Party


  • WHEN Friday, July 13, 2018 at 2 p.m.
  • WHERE Hillcrest Pride Flag, 1500 University Ave., San Diego, CA 92103
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free

The Pride of Hillcrest Block Party returns to Pride Plaza, Friday, July 13 - celebrating the culture, history, diversity and LGBTQ+ community that lives, works and plays in San Diego's most colorful and vibrant community.

Presented by iHeart Media and SDCCU, the party features a diverse line up of local and international talent, including some of the hottest stars from RuPaul's Drag Race!

The festival also features a Stoli cocktail bar and Miller-Coors beer garden, food trucks, a laser-light show, go-go dances, a DJ dance party and you aboard our giant ferris-wheel as your take in the views of Hillcrest's giant 65 foot high 20' x 30' foot rainbow pride flag!

If you choose to go VIP ... expect more than just a street dance party. You'll also get two complimentary cocktails, a $10 food credit, private restrooms, exclusive viewing areas and VIP bar access for quicker drink service. That means shorter lines, more drinks and way more partying!

Explore our Meet and Greet option! We are all about spillin' the tea! Limited to just 100 tickets, you get an opportunity to meet the Queens of RuPaul's Drag Race and have your photo taken with royalty! You'll also get VIP access, $10 in food credit to any of our Food Trucks, two complimentary drinks, private restrooms, exclusive viewing areas and VIP bar access for a more quick drink service.

You'll meet: the Queens of RuPaul's Drag Race including: Phi Phi O'Hara (Season 4 and All Stars Season 2), Vanessa Vanjie Mateo (season 10), Kalorie K Williams (Season 10), The Only Detox (Season 5 and All Stars Season 2) and Los Angeles’ very own drag celebutant Allusia Alusia as host!

Pride starts here at 2 p.m. with happy hour drink specials, food trucks and patio/lawn style seating. At 6 p.m. the Stonewall Rally will raise the energy, and as the sun goes down, the DJ will turn up the beats!

Renowned for its vibrant nightlife scene, international dining and eclectic shopping, Hillcrest has been the home of the LGBT community for over 30 years. Its residents and businesses have been champions for equality, diversity and inclusion in San Diego and beyond. Join the thousands of individuals, hundreds of businesses, restaurants, non-profits and artists who proudly support our community, and help make a positive and lasting impact, through their businesses, or personal expression and support for the LGBTQ+ community.

When you donate towards the party or purchase a VIP ticket, you help make the Hillcrest Pride Block Party free for everyone! Best of all, you also make it free for our youth! With your help, the Hillcrest Business Association and San Diego Pride will create an unforgettable, destination event - inclusive of every facet of our community! Join the movement!

Find your home here ... make pride free for all!

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Promotional photo courtesy of Fabulous Hillcrest.

Above: Promotional photo courtesy of Fabulous Hillcrest.


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