EcoVivarium Living Museum Grand Opening

We invite you to our Halloween Spooktacular Grand Opening Weekend Saturday & Sunday, October 29th & 30th, 2016 Join EcoVivarium’s Living Museum as we celebrate a Halloween Spooktacular Grand Opening.  We are excited to invite our friends, neighbors and visitors from near and far to join us for two days of festivities. Saturday, October 29th we […]

Escondido Tamale Festival Is Back!

The Escondido Tamale Festival Is Back for its second year! Join the delicious fun at Escondido’s Tamale Festival in Grape Day Park on Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 11am to 5pm Presented by the Escondido Downtown Business Association, the Escondido Tamale Festival, an official San Diego Beer Week event, is a celebration of Tamales and […]

Disney’s Mulan JR. at Patio Playhouse

Patio Playhouse Youth Theater presents Disney’s Mulan Jr. Performances: Oct 14-30, 2016; Fri & Sat, 7:00pm; Sun 2:00pm Music and Lyrics by Matthew Wilder, David Zippel, Stephen Schwartz, Jeanine Tesori and Alexa Junge Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney’s Mulan JR. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs […]

Escondido Public Library October Events

Escondido Public Library Kids, teens and adults are welcome to join the fun and learn at the Escondido Public Library! Here’s a list of this month’s events. Check out their full website for more information. Go to or call 760 839-5456 for more info on all of their great free programs and events! KIDS […]

Kids FREE Fun In October!

Enjoy Kids FREE In October at many of Escondido’s major attractions, see below for info! San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum San Diego Archaeological Center Center Museum at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido Escondido History Center – kids are always free! New this year… Clue Avenue Escape Room! Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead – kids […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is now open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays through Fridays AND on the Second Saturday of each month, from 9am to noon, weather permitting. Docents will be on hand for questions on Second Saturdays.  Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, friends, imaginations and cameras! […]

Jon Jaylo and Contemporary Encaustics at the Center Museum

Two incredible art exhibits are opening Friday, September 23rd at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Jon Jaylo: All These Answers That May Never Come Our Way will run in conjunction with the Heated Exchange: Contemporary Encaustics exhibition. Please visit for tickets and information. Guests may also pay at the door. Jon Jaylo: […]

Stone Brewing Hotel Slated To Open In 2018

Stone Brewing and Untitled Hospitality Announce Stone Hotel To Break Ground In North San Diego County Specialty brewery hotel to debut in early 2018 ESCONDIDO, CA (August 11, 2016) – Stone Brewing, the 10th largest craft brewery in the United States, and San Diego-based hospitality collective, Untitled Hospitality, announce their partnership to develop Stone Hotel […]

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 […]

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 […]