Saturday Series At The Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead

Join us for the Sikes Saturday Series! This is a wonderful and fun educational series for kids and adults, held at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead (located at 12655 Sunset Dr., Escondido) adjacent to the park and trails of the San Dieguito River Park. Offered each Saturday beginning January 7th and continuing every Saturday through […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to Noon AND on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 9:00am to 2:00pm, weather permitting. Docents will be on hand for questions on 2nd Saturday dates.  Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, […]

The Center’s 2016-17 Season Is Spectacular!

The 2016-17 Season for the California Center for the Arts, Escondido! The 28 performance lineup includes such varied artists as comedian Kathy Griffin, banjo master Bela Fleck, top Hawaiian slack-key guitarist George Kahumoko Jr., soon-to-be-former “A Prairie Home Companion” host Garrison Keillor, popular country stars Montgomery Gentry and the genre-leaping bands Pink Martini and Black […]

My Fair Lady at Welk Resorts San Diego

My Fair Lady at Welk Resorts Theatre JANUARY 6– APRIL 2, 2017 This show is the standard by which all other musicals are measured. Based on GEORGE BERNARD SHAW’S play Pygmalion, with book, music and lyrics by Lerner and Loewe, MY FAIR LADY is gloriously triumphant. The tale of a Cockney flower girl transformed into […]

Panache Gala Art Auction At Escondido Arts Partnership

Panache Gala Art Auction – the Escondido Arts Partnership is hosting its highly anticipated annual art auction fundraiser, Panache at the Escondido Municipal Gallery. Panache is an exciting event with amazing works of art, delicious food, wines and local craft beer, live and silent auctions, with auctioneer Dallas Woodring. Panache benefits the arts programs and […]

Mariachi Festival & Traditional Ballet Folklórico At The Center

Sponsored by the Route 78 Rotary, the Mariachi Festival & Traditional Ballet Folklórico is a fantastic family event! The 4th Annual Mariachi Festival begins with an outdoor Pre-concert VIP “Tacos & Tequila” Reception 1-2:30 PM. The Mariachi Concert follows from 3- 6 p.m. Special guest: The First Ladies of Mariachi, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles— an international, […]

Dancing With Our Stars At The Center

Saturday, April 1st, Dancing With Our Stars is the annual fundraising event for the California Center For The Arts, Escondido. This fun event follows the format of the popular reality show of similar name with an important distinction—our “Stars” are prominent San Diego County community and business leaders! Our contestants have begun training with local […]

6th Annual Adobe Home Tour – March 19

On Sunday, March 19, 2017 from 11 am to 4 pm you will be able to visit six stunning homes built between the 1930s and 1970s.  They feature some of the most interesting and innovative adobe architecture of the time. The 2017 Adobe Home Tour includes four adobe homes in Escondido and two in Poway.   […]

NEW Escondido Wine & Craft Beer Map

You can indulge in the best of both worlds in Escondido with the NEW Escondido Winery & Craft Brewery Map! Our regional wineries offer diverse tasting adventures from urban winery/tasting rooms to hilltop terraces with spectacular views and fresh brick-oven pizza. Enjoy the casual opportunity to meet the vintners and learn about their award-winning wines […]

Circus Vargas at Westfield North County

Circus Vargas embarks on a brand new epic adventure under the big top! Goggles, gears, and gadgets set the stage for 2017’s retro-futuristic production, Steam Cirque, showing March 2nd through the 12th at Westfield North County mall in Escondido! Join us on a journey of fantastic proportions where children of all ages will marvel at […]