The Grand Ave Festival is one of the biggest street fairs in Southern California, with over 500 vendors, has been happening since 1989… bringing unique crafts and imports, fine international cuisine and family entertainment to Historic Downtown Escondido’s Grand Avenue.
Every 3rd Sunday in May and October… come out and enjoy the fun, food, music, games, activities and shopping! The Festival runs all day Sunday from 9:30am to 5:30pm covering Grand Avenue from Centre City Parkway to Juniper Street.
Fun rides, games, entertainment, food, art, and shopping for everyone. Bring your Christmas list to get some early shopping done.
Presented every third Sunday in October and May by the Escondido Chamber of Commerce. For more info, call (760) 745-2125, or go: EscondidoChamber.org
About the Escondido Chamber of Commerce
The Escondido Chamber of Commerce is here to build a stronger local economy and help our community thrive. The Chamber has existed for one hundred years based on the concept that businesses are more effective working together than alone. Whether you choose to become actively involved and network or merely take advantage of our many benefits available without participation, your business success is our mission. EscondidoChamber.org
For more information go to our complete Calendar of Events
Escondido may mean “hidden” but it’s no secret there’s a lot going on here! Located just 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego and 20 minutes from the coast, Escondido is home to major attractions, beautiful wineries, craft breweries, unique arts and theatre, delicious culinary experiences and a charming historic downtown. Enjoy our beautiful climate with year-round golfing, hiking, biking, fishing, and fantastic events!
Escondido is the heart of northern San Diego… rich in history and culture. The list of “must do’s” includes the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, a unique performing arts complex, museum, and conference center; the San Diego Zoo Safari Park; Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens; the amazing sculpture garden, Queen Califia’s Magical Circle, created by the late world-acclaimed artist Niki de Saint Phalle; Cruisin’ Grand Escondido, one of the greatest ongoing traditions in San Diego County; the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum; and Daley Ranch, a wilderness preserve with extensive hiking, biking and equestrian trails.