September on Adams Avenue

Adams Avenue Street Fair: Sept 24 & 25

The Adams Avenue Street Fair is fast approaching. This is AABA’s signature event highlighting our beloved business district and San Diego’s largest free music festival with seven stages and over 90 bands! The event goes from 10am to 10pm on Saturday and 10pm to 7pm on Sunday. For more info see:

Highlight your business by purchasing an ad in the official Street Fair program! Circulation for the program is 10,000. The discounted rates listed here (50% off), are for members of the Adams Avenue business community only. The color ads must be submitted in a print ready format and files should be 300 dpi.

Ad Pricing

Full Page – 10 1/2″wide by 16 3/4″deep $675

Half Page – 10 1/2″ wide by 8″deep $410

Quarter Page – 5.5″wide by 6″ deep     $220

Eighth Page – 4″wide by 4 1/4 deep  $145

Business Card – 4″wide by 2″deep  $85 (horizontal)

Business Card – 2″wide by 4″deep  $85 (vertical)

We have a very limited amount of space and accept advertising orders on a first come first serve basis. To reserve space in the program, please email [email protected] and specify the ad size. Ad art is due Weds., Sept 7 before 12:00 pm and must be accompanied by payment.  Please email your ad to: [email protected]

More Upcoming Events – Save the Date

Support for Bewley Family

Marjorie Bewley, an Adams Avenue Business community member and more than 20-year employee at Kensington Veterinary Hospital, was severely injured in a car accident as part of a Boy Scout caravan. Her husband and son were also injured, and another passenger did not survive.

Here are a great few ways to help the Bewley family:

Donate here:

Please attend the fundraising event at Blind Lady Ale House Sept. 21. They will donate a percentage of all food and drink sales from 5-8 pm to the Bewley family. It’s also a zip code celebration on the date 9/21/16, representing the Normal Heights 92116 area.


Please join us at Adams Avenue and 30th Street for San Diego’s fourth CicloSDias, a FREE open streets celebration on Sunday, Oct. 30 from 10 am- 3 pm! Enjoy car-free streets for 2.5 miles and 15,000 people who are expected to attend this city-wide community celebration. No registration is required. It’s open to anyone who wants to bike, walk, stroll or skate along some of San Diego’s most significant and historic neighborhoods.   People of all ages and abilities are welcome, pets too! (on leashes). Activities will include special promotions and festivities from local businesses and family oriented entertainment.

The route starts at Adams Avenue and 30th St., and traverses south through North Park and City Heights. For more details and sponsorship info, call 858-487-6063 or see here.


Adams Avenue Spirit Stroll: Nov 26 on Small Business Saturday. Contact us at [email protected] if you are interested in your retail location becoming a Spirit Stroll stop.

Holiday on Adams Avenue: Dec 11 with snow, Santa Claus and caroling in Kensington Park.