About Gaslamp District
San Diego is a big city with a lot to offer tourists, but no one should leave before checking out the Gaslamp District south of downtown. It?s definitely a place you?ll want to spend at least a day strolling on the brick-covered sidewalks while taking in the sights, smells and eclectic music that?s perpetually wafting through the air. The Gaslight District is the perfect place to spend an afternoon enjoying lunch at a sidewalk café while watching the eclectic locals and visitors pass by. Littered with bistros and coffee shops, there?s no better way to enjoy the weather, a glass of wine and good conversation. For those looking for a hot summer night, the Gaslight District boasts several of the city?s hottest nightclubs and bars. No matter what your taste is in music, from jazz to techno, you?re guaranteed to find a perfect spot to party. The Gaslight District is home to many of San Diego?s special events, from the Jazz Festival to several art shows a year. Just about everything?s a celebration in the Gaslamp District, so be sure to plan your trip to catch the festival or special event you want to enjoy the most.