Little Italy sits in the middle of it all! It’s located just north of Downtown and is associated with the same zip code of 92101. It’s also immediately south of Mission Hills and sits just west of Bankers Hill being separated by the I-5 freeway. It’s ideal location features a hilly topography going downhill towards the San Diego Harbor.
This neighborhood has been a hotbed for new development with lots of brand new modern multi-family apartment buildings and lofts. Every week features one of the largest farmers market in San Diego.
The majority of events are featured around the Italian culture usually taking place on the main strip of India Street. In May, September, October, and December you can find a large event held. One of the most popular of these events is the Little Italy Festa, the largest Italian festival outside of New York City. It features more than 150 vendors and three stages of entertainment.