• About BID Council

    San Diego’s Business Improvement District (BID) program is a precedent setting collaboration between the City of San Diego and San Diego’s small business community. For over 20 years, San Diego’s BID system has sponsored various activities designed to improve business conditions in San Diego’s older business districts.
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  • Micro District Program

    What is the Micro District Program?

    The City of San Diego recognizes that not all neighborhood business districts may qualify to become a BID, because they lack a “critical mass” of business tax certificate (business license) holders. The smallest BID in the current system has at least 300 assessed
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  • Tree Means Business

    The BID Council runs an urban forestry program by the name of “Trees Mean Business”. An urban forest is a collective mass of trees found within a community’s boundaries, including street trees, privately owned trees, and trees growing on public land such as parks, schools, and institutional grounds.
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Events

    • Saturday
    • October
    • 25

    Old Town Saturday Artisans Market

    Learn more about this event at: www.oldtownsandiego.org

    • Saturday
    • October
    • 25

    PACIFIC BEACH CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET

    4150 MISSION BLVD BETW REED & PACIFIC BEACH BLVD

    MARKET MANAGER: MARY HILLEBRECHT 760 741-3763 PBFARMERSMARKET@AOL.COM

    • Saturday
    • October
    • 25

    CITY HEIGHTS FARMERS' MARKET

    ON WIGHTMAN ST BTN FAIRMOUNT AND 43RD ST ADJACENT TO MID-CITY CAMPUS OF THE CONTINUING EDUCATION SDCCD

    MARKET MANAGER:MALLORY COCHRANE 619 534-1738 mallory@sdfarmbureau.org

    • Saturday
    • October
    • 25

    LITTLE ITALY MERCATO CERTIFIED FARMERS' MARKET

    KETTNER TO UNION ST ON DATE ST

    • Saturday
    • October
    • 25

    COLLEGE BOO PARADE

    El Cajon Blvd from 59th Street to Aragon Dr

    10th Annual Boo Parade along El Cajon Blvd. For info go to www.CollegeareaBID.com Following the parade a Carnival with music/food will be held at College Avenue Baptist Church at 4747 College Avenue