Eddie Osterland, Master Sommelier At Espinosa Vineyards

Espinosa Vineyards - Eddie Osterland, Master Sommelier

Espinosa Vineyards Presents: Eddie Osterland, America’s first Master Sommelier Thursday, August 27 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Join us for an evening of wine and food pairing with an international legend. Eddie will give you tips on what to serve and how to make a lasting impression. To delight your taste buds, our wines […]

22nd Annual Grape Stomp at Orfila Vineyards and Winery

Orfila Grape Stomp 2015

Join us for Orfila Vineyards & Winery’s 22nd Annual Grape Stomp! General admission ticket includes: Dinner Buffet by Crown Point Catering, Live Dance Music, Wine Tasting, Tractor Rides, and Grape Stomping of course! “Java Sounds” will be back to rock this event, put your dancing shoes on! Click for more info on the menu, activities, […]

Grape Day Celebration – 5K, Parade, Festival

Grape Day website banner

Saturday, September 12 Downtown Escondido and Grape Day Park Grape Day started in 1908 as a way to celebrate Escondido’s grape harvest and promote the city. It flourished until 1950 and was revived by the Escondido History Center in 1996. This wonderful annual community event includes a 5K Fun Run sponsored by the Escondido Sunrise […]

Cruisin’ Grand Escondido Classic Car Show

Cruisin Grand Escondido

  Just announced! Wine & Craft Beer Tasting Event at Cruisin’ Grand on Friday, September 18th, 5-8pm in Maple Street Plaza! For tickets and more info… Celebrating its 16th Year as the region’s premier weekly Vintage Auto Show, Cruisin’ Grand Escondido™ runs every Friday downtown on Grand Avenue. Cruisin’ Grand Friday nights run from April […]

The Grand Woofstock Festival

The Grand Woofstock Escondido

The 4th Annual “The Grand Woofstock” Festival is here! This is North County’s Premier Pet Festival held in Grape Day Park in downtown Escondido Saturday, September 26th 2014 from 10:00am – 4:00pm This family-friendly, dog-friendly event is FREE to the public & keeping in the 70s flower power-hippie theme we can honestly say last year was “Groovy” and with […]

Walking Tours of Historic Escondido

Walking Tours of Historic Escondido

Walking Tours of Historic Escondido sites with docent guides and lots of fun and free! Walks cover: Old Escondido East and West, Rediscover Escondido, Downtown, South Escondido Blvd, and a Candlelight Tour! Times and starting locations vary… see below. For more info go to: escondidohistory.org 2015 Escondido Walking tour brochure PDF download About the Escondido […]

Writing With Pictures At The Center Museum

Writing With Pictures

Exhibit runs through 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. This multi-media exhibition tells the story behind the creation of the picture book: why we love them, and their widening audience and role in the 21st century. This […]

Hello Dolly at Welk Resorts Theatre

Wlek Resorts Theatre Hello Dolly

Hello, Dolly! Runs August 28-November 15, times vary Dolly Levi, the well-known matchmaker, attempts to find herself a husband in the wealthy Horace Vandergelder. Based on Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker, in Hello, Dolly! For more information and tickets call (888) 802-7469 or go to welkresorts.com The Welk Theatre has assembled a sterling cast of actors […]

Grand Ave Festival – Escondido Street Faire

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 600 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. […]

First Wednesdays Free Concerts At The Center!

First Wednesdays at the Center

First Wednesdays Free Concerts At The Center! 2 concerts the first Wednesday of every month through June 1015! 4pm & 7pm at the 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 First Wednesdays, a free […]