SAN DIEGO -- Plans are in the works for the 11th annual Hillcrest Mardi Gras, to be held on "Fat Tuesday" - Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 6-11 pm.
The popular event will transform three block of Hillcrest's University Avenue into "eccentric wonder" for "the street party of the decade."
The event will include dancing, entertainment, food, drink, games, costumes and other surprises, benefiting the GSDBA Charitable Foundation's student scholarship programs and the Hillcrest Business Association's community improvements.
New this year will be the Rich's Dance Stage, which will include a lineup of the club's DJ's and premier staging.
The girls from Lips will also be on hand, joined by the Hillcrest Mardi Gras go-go dancers and Paris Antonette Queen.
And of course, there will be beads ... lots of them.
Ticket are $15 in advance and $20 at the gate. A VIP ticket is available for $50 in advance or $75 on the day of the event. The VIP option includes express entry, a private reception area and private bathrooms.
Tickets can be purchased at Baja Betty’s, 1421 University Ave., and Urban Mo’s, 308 University Ave., or online.
For more information, click HERE.