Hillcrest Mardi Gras 2019
The 17th Annual Hillcrest Mardi Gras celebration returns with a fun and wild neighborhood-wide party bus party crawl! The spirit of the French Quarter is taking over Hillcrest so break out your masks, rock your beads, and revel in your most daring and creative Mardi Gras costumes while you enjoy this unique party crawl through Hillcrest's best bars, clubs, and music venues!
Be sure to use discount code SDPIX at checkout!
Our All-Inclusive Mardi Gras Party Pass gives revelers free cover and exclusive access to drink deals, collectible beads, doubloons, giveaways, and special offers at bars, nightclubs, and music venues throughout Hillcrest! Revelers also get exclusive access to our six decked out hop on/hop off Party Buses along with special giveaways and performances at five themed Party Stops! Revelers can ride and explore every party bus and hop on/off as many times as they want from 6-11:30PM!
Participating bars, nightclubs and businesses will form teams and compete to deck out their roaming party bus. Each bus will feature drag queens, music, entertainment, and special guests with the sole goal of entertaining you in the most decadent and flamboyant way possible as you explore and visit as many participating locations as you can!
Early Bird Party Passes are only $10 and will increase to $15 after the first 300 tickets run out! Free parking information and a full list of participating businesses coming soon!
Ticket holders must check in at Will-Call, located at the Hillcrest Pride Flag.
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.