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 […]

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 […]

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge – Escondido, CA Opened in May 2009, this stressed ribbon style bridge is 990 feet long and 12 feet wide. The bridge was designed by T.Y. Lin International. The advantages of the stressed ribbon style bridge are that it will enable a long span (330 feet) between piers, so that […]

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 […]

Butterfly Jungle At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Butterfly Jungle At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park March 11 – April 23. Hidden Jungle will be open daily, 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Butterfly Jungle is included with admission to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Enjoy the experience of thousands of butterflies filling the air around you. Wear bright colors, and the […]

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.   […]

Cheetah Cubs – Sisters At The Safari Park

Cheetah Cubs Sisters Being Raised By Caring Keepers At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park On December 8th a crowd gathered outside the window of the Animal Care Center nursery at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in hopes of seeing a pair of female cheetah cubs. The duo was born Nov. 19, 2016 and […]

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 […]

Cowboys & Vaqueros: Exhibit At The Center

Cowboys & Vaqueros: Legends of the American West Exhibit and Special Events: Saturday, January 14 through Sunday, February 26 at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido Take a trip to the Wild West in this collection of grand paintings of nostalgic vistas of the American West and ornately decorated equestrian bits, spurs, and bridles. […]