2nd Saturday Escondido Arts and Culture Experience

Welcome to Escondido’s 2nd Saturday Arts & Culture Experiences… a uniquely creative collaboration comprised of many different events. Bring the kids, enjoy a date night, or a friends afternoon out… there’s something for everyone! This fantastic collection of diverse cultural experiences still includes the wondrously eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and has grown […]

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge – Escondido, CA Opened in May 2009, this stressed ribbon style bridge is 990 feet long and 12 feet wide. The bridge was designed by T.Y. Lin International. The advantages of the stressed ribbon style bridge are that it will enable a long span (330 feet) between piers, so that […]

Holiday Paint & Sip Nights with Spiritivity at Local Wineries

Enjoy the holiday spirit and create awesome gifts with friends at these 3 off-site Spiritivity Paint & Sip events! Sunday, December 10, 1pm at SIP Wine & Beer Thursday, December 14, 6pm at Forgotten Barrel Winery Sunday, December 17, 2pm at Hungry Hawk Vineyards & Winery Sunday, December 10, 1pm at SIP Wine & Beer […]

Stone & Glass Grand Re-Opening

Stone & Glass will be hosting a grand re-opening event at their new location on November 11th from 1pm – 7pm. Seven months after the fire closed them down, Stone & Glass is ready to open! New Location: 629 W. Grand Ave, Escondido, CA When fire destroyed their beloved studio on Simpson Way, it didn’t take […]

Escondido Christmas Parade and Holiday Festivals

Enjoy a full day of Holiday Fun starting with the Christmas Parade! 67th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade – “Christmas on Route 66” Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 9:30am Escondido High School and will continue south on Broadway to Grape Day Park Christmas on Maple in Maple Street Plaza Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 10am […]

Holiday Tree Lighting and Winter Wonderland Festival at the Center

Saturday, December 2, 2017 @ 3:00 PM Venue: Lyric Court California Center for the Arts, Escondido Every year, the Center brings the North Pole to the heart of Escondido.  Children will have the chance to frolic in real snow, decorate their very own Christmas cookies, and even rendezvous with live reindeer! The highlight for kids is, of […]

Bill Murray New Worlds Concert at the California Center for the Arts

New Worlds is a project that showcases the core of American values in literature and music. Noted actor Bill Murray teams up with distinguished German cellist Jan Vogler, alongside violinist Mira Wang and pianist Vanessa Perez, to present a spirited evening of music and literature. In this rare live appearance, Murray – as both singer […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in November

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 […]

Escondido Renaissance Faire Oct 28-29 / Nov 4-5

The Escondido Renaissance Faire is a bi-annual event held over two weekends twice a year (Spring and Fall) and has been a tradition for over 15 years! This Fall’s event adds Halloween to the mix making it the Escondido Halloween Renaissance Fantasy Faire with a Pirate Flair! This October 28th & 29th and November 4th & 5th […]

Shop Small At Businesses In Escondido On November 25th

Shop Small on Saturday, November 25th and enjoy a relaxed, fun shopping experience! Celebrate community with the small businesses that make it special. Escondido’s downtown merchants, restaurants, theatres, art galleries and museums are coming together to help you explore our neighborhood and discover Escondido’s hidden treasures. Find creative and unique gifts while strolling around the […]