Hillcrest CityFest 2018

San Diego’s ultimate summer art and music festival takes over 5th Avenue from noon to 11PM on Sunday, August 12th, 2018!

Our 34th annual celebration of community spirit features live bands, electric dance DJ’s, arts, crafts, and food that attracts over 150,000 visitors from across Southern California! This is San Diego’s LARGEST and BEST art and music festival – stretching over 9 city blocks!

Located in the colorful and vibrant community of Hillcrest – our quaint shops and restaurants along 5th Ave, Robinson, and University will come alive with community spirit, giving you a place to dive in and explore! For more information and ticketing please visit: HillcrestCityFest.com


No Parking Zones

Sunday August 12 | 3AM – 11PM

  • Robinson Avenue (between 4th – 6th Ave.)
  • Pennsylvania Avenue (between 4th – 6th Ave.)
  • 5th Avenue
    • Between University Ave. and Brooks
    • West side of street between University and Washington
  • Evans Place (between 5th – 6th Ave.)
  • University Avenue (between 4th – 6th Ave.)
  • 6th Avenue (West side between University and Evans)
  • Anderson (between 5th – 6th Ave.)
  • Brooks (North side between 4th – 5th Ave.)

Park Free at the DMV

Sunday August 12 | 7AM – 3AM

3960 Normal Street, San Diego, CA 92103

Street Closures

Sunday August 12 | 3AM – 11PM

5th Ave. (between University and Brooks)

Robinson Avenue (between 4th and 6th Ave.)

University Avenue (between 4th and 6th Ave.)

Pennsylvania Avenue (between 4th and 6th Ave.)

Anderson Avenue (between 5th and 6th Ave.)

Shuttle Service

Sunday August 12 | 12PM – 11PM

Every twenty minutes between:

  • San Diego Unified School District Parking Lot (located on the corner of Campus/Normal)
  • The corner of 6th Ave and Evans Pl.