Valentine’s Weekend in Escondido

There’s so much to do over this wonderful long Valentine’s and Presidents’ Day weekend! Here are a few ideas! Wine Tasting and Craft Beer Experiences Highland Valley Vineyards: A complimentary rose and chocolates for those visiting, plus a New Line-up of wines for tasting. BK Cellars Urban Winery and Tasting Lounge will be open at […]

Fiddler On The Roof At Welk Theatre

The show runs from February 5th through April 24th. The Welk Theatre is excited to announce the opening of the 2016 Season which will be the classic FIDDLER ON THE ROOF directed by San Diego’s own Kathy Brombacher!  Kathy has background with the Moonlight Amphitheatre as the founding Artistic Director and we are pleased to […]

February At The California Center For The Arts, Escondido

February is fantastic at the California Center For The Arts, Escondido! So many wonderful shows and concerts. Go to for more info and to purchase tickets, or call the box office at 800-988-4253 For information on the current CCAE Museum Exhibit “The History and the Hair Story: 400 Years Without a Comb” click HERE. […]

Ruuxa Is The New Sprinter At The Safari Park

There’s a New Sprinter at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park: Young Cheetah Ambassador, Ruuxa, Takes to the Track at Shiley’s Cheetah Run Animal ambassadors, cheetah Ruuxa and dog Raina, took a walk through the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, to the enjoyment of Park guests, before taking to the track to show their speed […]

The Fabulous Lipitones At Patio Playhouse

Runs: February 19 through March 13, 2016 By Mark St. Germain & John Markus Directed by Grant Gelvin Musical Direction by Allan Webb An uproarious comedy that puts a fusty American musical genre into today’s globalized, sensationalistic world. What happens when a barbershop quartet loses a key member to a heart-stopping high B-flat? The three […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes: February

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 […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle Open Second Saturdays

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public, free entrance, on Second Saturdays of each month from 10am to 2pm, weather permitting*.  Kids love this park… bring family, friends and cameras! For private group tour reservations and more info, please call 760-839-4000. View a short video on the exhibit from KPBS news. About Queen […]

The History and the Hair Story: 400 Years Without a Comb

Exhibit Runs: Saturday, January 16 – Sunday, March 6, 2016 Museum Hours: Thursday – Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm Sunday: 1:00pm-5:00pm Location: California Center for the Arts, Escondido – Museum 340 N. Escondido Blvd The History and the Hair Story: 400 Years Without a Comb is a journey through the history of the African American hair industry and […]

Baby Giraffe On The Mend At The Safari Park

The future of Baridi, a giraffe calf, looks promising today, after animal care staff at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park labored day and night nursing him back to health. The newest member of the herd was born last month, to the joy of zoo employees and guests—but that joy turned to concern after Baridi […]

Escondido Wineries & Craft Breweries Map

You can indulge in the best of both worlds in Escondido! Here’s a NEW MAP! Our regional 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 […]