Queen Califia’s Magical Circle Open on Second Saturdays

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public, free entrance, on Second Saturdays of each month from 10am to 2pm, weather permitting*.  Kids love this park… bring family and friends! The City of Escondido has completed Phase I of its repairs of Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park and has reopened the […]

Celebrating Día De Los Muertos At The Center

Here’s an at-a-glance list of all of the great events at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido that are celebrating the history and significance of this time of year in the Hispanic culture. Learn, enjoy, get creative, dance, paint, laugh, and have fun! One of USA’s newest holidays, Día de los Muertos announces itself […]

Pour It Black Festival at Stone Brewing Escondido

Pour It Black Festival at Stone Brewing Escondido If you’ve ever wished for a festival featuring nothing but dark beers and more dark beers, then your wish has just come true! Join us in celebration of this stunning array of stouts, porters, and black IPAs. We’ve got the perfect festival for celebrating the cooler weather […]

StacheTober Fest 2015 At Stone Brewing Escondido

It’s that insanely hairy time of year again! StacheTober Fest 2015 will be held at Stone Brewery (1999 Citricado pkwy, Escondido 92029) at 5 pm on October 14th. $10 to get in, $40 for a self-serve Stone buffet dinner (ticket included), which normally costs a million dollars. $20 a t-shirt. All mustached patrons will stand […]

Kids FREE In October!

Enjoy Kids FREE In October at 4 of Escondido’s major attractions – the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum, the San Diego Archaeological Center, and the Center Museum at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido! Kids are free in San Diego again this year! During the entire month of […]

Grand Ave Festival – Escondido Street Faire

Downtown Escondido Sunday, October 18, 9:30am–5:30pm Formally known as the Escondido Street Faire… The Grand Ave Festival is bigger and better than ever! Over 500 vendors, live entertainment, and food from around the world have combined to make the Grand Ave Festival the 2nd largest street fair in California and a family tradition since 1989. […]

RISE of the Jack O’Lanterns at the Safari Park

Experience RISE of the Jack O’Lanterns! Weekends in October at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays – Oct. 2 through Oct. 25 Tour hours from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Tickets: $24 to $28 and are only available by advance purchase at theRISE.org. The San Diego Zoo Safari Park parking […]

They’re Back! Zombie Food Truck Festival

They’re Back! Zombie Food Truck Festival Lucks Media Group presents Part 3 of the ZOMBIE FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL! Saturday, October 24th from 1-7pm in Grape Day Park! More info: zombiefoodtruckfest.com Zombies of all ages will invade Escondido’s Grape Day Park on Saturday, October 24th, 2015 at the 3rd Annual Zombie Food Truck Festival. The festival […]

Escondido Wineries & Craft Breweries Map

You can indulge in the best of both worlds in Escondido! Here’s a NEW MAP! Our regional wineries offer diverse tasting adventures from urban winery/tasting rooms to hilltop terraces with spectacular views. Enjoy the casual opportunity to meet the vintners and learn about their award-winning wines and wonderful stories. San Diego is the “Capital of […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes: October

Escondido’s beautiful Daley Ranch offers some of the best hiking opportunities in San Diego County. With trails for beginning, intermediate, and advanced hikers, exploring Daley Ranch on foot is family-friendly, and a great way to get some exercise and experience the natural beauty of Southern California. Daley Ranch is located in the northeastern portion of […]