Roynon Museum of Paleontology Relocates To Downtown Escondido

Roynon Museum of Paleontology

The Roynon Museum has found a new home! They will be relocating to 457 East Grand Avenue in historic downtown Escondido. Current plans estimate a mid-August opening. The Roynon Museum of Paleontology was established in 2000 as a non-profit foundation. The Foundation’s primary purpose is to educate students, scouts, and the general public in earth […]

Welk Resorts Theatre Presents Summer Concert Series

Welk Resorts Theatre Presents Summer Concert Series The Welk Resort Theatre in Escondido is excited to present another fantastic Summer Concert Series with four popular tribute bands! Here’s the line up… Thursday, July 30, 7pm – Britain’s Finest – Beatles Tribute Band Friday, July 31, 7pm – Surfin’ Safaris – Beach Boys Tribute Band Saturday, […]

Swami’s Escondido Adds Second Location

Swamis Cafe Escondido

Swami’s Escondido Adds Second Location on historic Grand Avenue! Almost two years after opening it’s first Escondido location, iconically popular eatery, Swami’s, has opened a second location on Grand Avenue in Escondido’s historic downtown district. The original location at 150 W. Grand Ave was called Swami’s At The Grand and is now called Grand Maple […]

52nd Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks

52nd Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks

52nd Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks Saturday, July 4, 4pm Grape Day Park & The Center Join 20,000 patriotic festival-goers for the 52nd Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks.  This free community event features rockin’ live music by Jimmy & Enrique, Mrs. Jones’ Revenge, and the Morgan Leigh Band, fabulous food vendors, and a […]

Local Color, All Creatures Big and Small Exhibition

Local Color, All Creatures Big and Smal

Local Color, All Creatures Big and Small exhibition at the Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery Exhibit runs July 10 – August 1, 2015 Opening reception: Saturday, July 11 | 5:30 – 8:00PM This is a free event! “Local Color” is a recurring show at the Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery where artists show us what […]

Cute Cakes Bakery and Cafe Opens Downtown on Grand Avenue

Cute Cakes Escondido

Cute Cakes is pleased to announce the opening of their new Downtown Escondido bakery/café located at 345 West Grand Avenue! Thursday, July 2 from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Come visit us on our first day open at the new location. We’ll be giving all walk-in clients a Free Coffee on us and we’ll have […]

Exceptional 2015-16 Season Performance Line-Up At The Center in Escondido

The Center 2015-16 Season Performance Line Up

2015-16 Season Performance Line-Up At The Center in Escondido! Hot on the heels of an incredibly successful 20th Anniversary season, the California Center for the Arts, Escondido (the Center) is thrilled to announce its forthcoming 2015/2016 season featuring an exceptional line-up of acclaimed performers, including The Time Jumpers with Vince Gill, Ben Folds with the […]

Paul Normansell: Eye of the Beholder at Distinction Gallery

Distinction Gallery Paul Normansell

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 13 from 6-10pm Exhibit Runs: June 13 – July 4 New solo show featuring the pop-art of internationally acclaimed British artist, Paul Normansell. Live Americana Music by Amanda Portela and Kenny Hill Ciao Cupcake Truck (free cupcake with every purchase) Open Studios featuring live creation by local artists Stone Beer and […]

Writing With Pictures At The Center Museum

Writing With Pictures

Exhibit runs from July 11-September 13 Thursday–Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday, 1pm-5pm The Museum at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido proudly presents the multi-media exhibition Writing with Pictures. The upcoming exhibit colorfully tells the story behind the creation of the picture book, why we love them, and their widening audience and role in the 21st […]

Public Transit Options for San Diego County Fair

San Diego County Fair

Public Transit Option Provides Relief from Traffic Hassles and Parking Fees at San Diego County Fair Transit Riders Can Take Advantage of Special “Fair Tripper” Package  Oceanside- The North County Transit District (NCTD) is offering a $16.00 Fair Tripper package, which includes round-trip COASTER, SPRINTER and BREEZE fare, a shuttle to and from the station […]