Elixir Espresso and Wine Bar Opens Largest Location at Westfield North County

Celebrate the grand opening of Elixir Espresso and Wine Bar, at Westfield North County  on Monday, April 14th from 6pm-8pm. The celebration will feature live music, champagne, wine and small bites- as well as an official ribbon cutting. This is the third and largest location of San Diego cult favorite Elixir Espresso Bar (the first […]

Escondido Magazine Spring Issue – “Family Living”

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Escondido Magazine Spring 2014 is full of interesting, healthy, and fun things to do in Escondido – articles on hiking at Daley Ranch, the annual Street Faire – now the Grand Avenue Festival, Safari Park Half Marathon, Cruisin’ Grand, and lots more! Check the April through June Calendar of Events starting on page 38… View […]

Cruisin’ Grand Every Friday!

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Celebrating its 15th Year as the region’s premier weekly Vintage Auto Show, Cruisin’ Grand Escondido runs every Friday on Grand Avenue from 5 – 9pm! This season has some major themes and big surprises coming up on the schedule, including a very special celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Mustang… don’t miss a night! […]

Stone Farms Announces Pizza Saturdays!

Stone Farms is now serving fresh pizzas made from farm ingredients on Saturdays from 1 – 5pm through the end of Summer!  Pizzas are $10 with the following options available: – Stone Farms with marinara – Stone Farms with marinara (vegan) – Cheese The “Stone Farms” options include produce grown on the farm, such as […]

“Second Spring” Plein-air Collaborative Exhibition Features Local Landscapes On Loan

"To Wander - In San Diego Back Country" by Charles Reiffel is one of the historic plein-air paintings, on loan.

Plein-air exhibition to feature historic paintings beautifully depicting local landscapes, on loan from public and private museum collections City of San Diego, Kinsella Library, La Jolla Historical Society and others contributing to”Second Spring,” opening April 2014 In addition to freshly-painted plein-air works, the upcoming exhibition at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum will […]

17th Annual Hidden Valley Kiwanis Dixon Lake Trout Derby

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Come enjoy the 17th Annual Hidden Valley Kiwanis Foundation Charity Trout Derby. It will be a fantastic weekend of fishing, prizes, and fun! Cost varies depending on age. Dixon Lake Saturday, April 26 – Sunday, April 27 6am-Dusk For more information on this event: Hidden Valley Kiwanis More info on Escondido’s Lakes and Outdoor activities. […]

Harrah’s Resort Southern California – New Name, Expansion, & New Direction

Harrah's Resort Southern California

For more info… www.HarrahsSoCal.com                                                                                                       […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist Hikes – April

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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 […]

Butterfly Jungle at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park – Opens April 5


Butterfly Jungle San Diego Zoo Safari Park April 5 – 27 Each spring, Hidden Jungle gets an added dose of color during the Butterfly Jungle event, when thousands of colorful butterflies hatch and add their fluttering presence to this extraordinary exhibit. Once a year, guests at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park are completely immersed […]

Visit Escondido – Our New Brochure Is Here!

Visit Escondido Brochure Things To Do

We’re so excited to unveil our new Visit Escondido brochure! It’s not easy to consolidate all of the great things to do in and around Escondido into a small 4-panel brochure, but we think we’ve captured the spirit of “Come for the wildlife… stay for the culture!” Escondido is home to major attractions, beautiful wineries, […]