Nightmare on Normal Street

Saturday, October 28th 2017 6:00pm to 11:00pm

Float on over to.... Nightmare on Normal Street. We all float down here in Hillcrest... and when you're down here with us, you'll float too! The highly anticipated “Nightmare on Normal Street” Halloween street party is taking place on Saturday, October 28, 2017 and benefits the San Diego LGBT Community Center and Fabulous Hillcrest.

Use code "SDPIX" for $5 off!  Ticket link below flyer. 

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Come join us for a psychotic time and enjoy San Diego's #1 VOTED Costume Competition and Halloween Dance Party. If you are in San Diego this is the place to be and you don’t want to miss out! There will be late night live entertainment, multiple costume competitions for you and for your furry, fuzzy, feathery pets- with sassy judges, and two gigantic bars and our all-new "Real Time - LIVE Audience Vote By Text!"

Use code "SDPIX" for $5 off!  Tickets HERE.

This event is 21+ and attendees must present a valid ID upon entry. 

The evening’s chills and thrills include:

An “American Idol” format costume competition with local celebrity guest judges and prizes

Live audience fan voting via text message

Sponsored Main Stage with local DJs

Food trucks with delicious assortments

Massive block party with an outdoor dance floor

Costume Competition Times:

Pet Costume Competition 8:30pm

Main Competition

Round (1) 9:00pm

Round (2) 9:30pm

Round (3) 10:00pm

Final Round 10:30pm 

When you arrive at the event, head to our Box Office and check-in to register for the costume competition. Questions - contact Member + Marketing Director Eddie Reynoso at or call (619)299-3330.

You will be given a time slot for your competition. Early arrival is suggested so you can show be the first to impress the judges and the crowd. PUNCTUALITY IS EVERYTHING. When it’s your time to be called, walk down the runway and show everyone what you got and be fierce.

* The pet competition will occur independently from the main competition and the pet winner will be announced after the voting process. 

Judging will take place through an elimination process. The judges will select three winners from each round to move on to the finals. The top finalist will compete for the grand prize. There will be second and third place winners who will also be awarded prizes.

Sponsor and vendor opportunities-

If you are interested in becoming a Nightmare on Normal Street, sponsor or vendor please contact Benjamin Nicholls at at The Hillcrest Business Association or call the office at (619) 299 3330

Volunteer Opportunities- 

If you or someone you know are interested in volunteering for this year’s Nightmare on Normal St please contact Benjamin Nicholls at at The Hillcrest Business Association or call the office at (619) 299 3330

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Hillcrest Pride Flag

The Hillcrest Pride Flag is ocated on the median of Normal Street at University Ave and stands 65' tall with a 30' rainbow flag. The monument is meant to celebrate the diversity of our neighborhood and will serve to recognize Hillcrest as San Diego's official LGBT cultural district. The Hillcrest Pride Flag is under the care of the Hillcrest Business Association.

3900 Normal Street, San Diego, CA, 92103 Website