State of the City – Escondido Video

City of Escondido Video 2015

The new Escondido video which debuted this week at the annual State of the City event is on YouTube. There is so much to do and see in this great community… watch the video and enjoy Escondido! The City of Escondido hosted over 400 people this past Wednesday at the State of the City 2015 […]

Great Press for Visit Escondido! Thanks U-T San Diego

Great Press for Visit Escondido

U-T San Diego By Tom Pfingsten, 2:21 p.m., Feb. 21, 2015 ESCONDIDO — Tucked inside a Grand Avenue storefront shared with the occasional Escondido Police deputy, Katherine Zimmer spends her days as the one person paid to promote the city as a tourist destination. It is, quite literally, Zimmer’s job to persuade the rest of […]

WOW First Wednesdays At The Center!

WOW First Wednesdays

WOW First Wednesdays at the Center 2 FREE concerts the first Wednesday of every month through June 1015! 4pm & 7pm California Center for the Arts, Escondido New month, new music. Reset your mind and refresh your soul with a harmonious mid-week break, delivered in the form of our WOW first Wednesdays, a free community […]

Stone Farms Pizza Saturdays!

Stone Farms Escondido

Stone Farms is back starting Saturday, March 7th!  Enjoy 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 […]

This Is Escondido – Visitor Guide Marketing Opportunities Available


Visit Escondido is excited to announce a collaboration designed to bring more tourism dollars to our local businesses! We’re teaming with the Orange Book Network, an experienced and respected local publisher of print and online community directories and visitor guides, to produce and distribute Escondido’s first visitors guide, This Is Escondido. Designed to attract a […]

NEW! Escondido Area Tourism Map


NEW! Escondido Area Tourism Map Visit Escondido is very excited to announce the recent production and distribution of its new area tourism map made possible through the generous funding of a San Diego County Neighborhood Reinvestment Program (NRP) grant. The new map includes over 140 listings in 18 categories, showcasing all of the businesses involved […]

The King And I at Welk Theatre

Welk Theatre 2015

The King and I at Welk Theatre January 7 through April 5 Featuring Victoria Strong and Richard Bermudez The Welk Theatre is excited to announce THE KING AND I opening January 7, 2015.  Director and Producer Joshua Carr has assembled a wonderful cast headed by Broadway and Touring veteran Victoria Strong as Anna and Riverside […]

New Wineries & Craft Breweries Map

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You can indulge in the best of both worlds in Escondido! Our area 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 Craft” and one of […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes: February

Daley Ranch Escondido

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 […]

February Events At The Center

February at the Center

February Events At The Center – California Center for the Arts, Escondido Go to for more info and ticketing. Intimate Classics: Jiayan Sun, Piano February 1, Sunday, 3:00pm With an impressive performance index that includes Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center, Severance Hall in Cleveland and the National Concert Hall in Dublin, Jiayan Sun has […]