I.D.E.A. District San Diego: Winners of the 2017 “Make Your Place” Award

the corner of the IDEA1 building

We’re thrilled to announce that the I.D.E.A. District has won the “Make Your Place” Alonzo Award for 2017! We’re honored to join a list of amazing downtown businesses, entrepreneurs, and developments that have made our San Diego community thrive. At IDEA1 we’re reshaping downtown living with a community for the creative class. Residents can live, […]

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An East Village Secret: Cookies at 5&A Dime

cookie dough ready to be baked

Less than half a mile from IDEA1 there is a fabulous locally owned clothing store featuring uniquely designed artisan tees, hoodies, and accessories. 5&A Dime has been a fixture of San Diego’s eclectic downtown shopping scene since 2004 and is a testament to the level of support residents offer to innovative one-of-a-kind shops in the East Village. […]

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Halloween Happenings Near IDEA1

group of jack o lanterns

Halloween means haunts and happenings in San Diego and residents of the East Village are conveniently close to a number of amazing local opportunities. Get your costumes ready and brace yourself for some terrifying and tremendous events in the area over the course of the season. Haunted Hotel The Haunted Hotel in San Diego’s Gaslamp district is […]

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