For The Love Of Chocolate Escondido Festival

Bring your sweetheart or just your sweet tooth to beautiful Downtown Escondido to enjoy the “For The Love of Chocolate” Escondido Chocolate Festival.  Stroll through Downtown Escondido’s various designated restaurants, shops and spas while sampling chocolates paired with local fine wines and craft beers.  Take a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride down Historic Grand Avenue. Plus, […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am to Noon AND on the 2nd Saturday of each month, also from 9am to noon, weather permitting. Docents will be on hand for questions on 2nd Saturday dates.  Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your […]

NEW Escondido Wine & Craft Beer Map

You can indulge in the best of both worlds in Escondido with the NEW Escondido Winery & Craft Brewery Map! Our regional wineries offer diverse tasting adventures from urban winery/tasting rooms to hilltop terraces with spectacular views and fresh brick-oven pizza. Enjoy the casual opportunity to meet the vintners and learn about their award-winning wines […]

The Center’s 2016-17 Season Is Spectacular!

The 2016-17 Season for the California Center for the Arts, Escondido! The 28 performance lineup includes such varied artists as comedian Kathy Griffin, banjo master Bela Fleck, top Hawaiian slack-key guitarist George Kahumoko Jr., soon-to-be-former “A Prairie Home Companion” host Garrison Keillor, popular country stars Montgomery Gentry and the genre-leaping bands Pink Martini and Black […]

Escondido Area Tourism Maps

Escondido Area Tourism, Winery and Craft Brewery Maps Area Tourism Map: This map includes over 140 listings in 18 categories, showcasing all of the attractions that create our unique tourism region. The map also includes detail-highlight maps of the historic downtown district, wineries/craft breweries, biking route suggestions with transit information, major annual events and the […]

Dine Out Escondido! Restaurant Week – January 22-28

Dine Out Escondido! Restaurant Week is happening January 22 – 28,  2017 at thirty fantastic restaurants in historic downtown and all around town! Enjoy scrumptious specials from our highly-acclaimed chefs, restaurateurs, and eateries. Savor the diverse culinary flavors of Escondido by taking advantage of this opportunity to visit your favorites and create new experiences! Cheers! […]

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Stone Brewing Escondido

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2017 at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens in Escondido, with no tickets or cover charge required! We’ll be open from 11am until 1am with great food and libations, live entertainment and a DJ to countdown to midnight. Join us throughout the day, but note that dining reservations are strongly recommended. […]

Erin & Matthew’s Wedding Thank You To Escondido

Visit Escondido is thrilled to assist Erin and Matthew in sharing their gratitude and love to everyone who made their special wedding week a wonderful success! We want to thank Erin, as well, for coming into our Visitors Center several times over the year, as a local resident, with her Mom, to learn about what […]

Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party

Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party Celebrate the Season Thursday, December 1, 2016 5:31pm – 8pm Escondido City Hall Rotunda The Escondido Chamber of Commerce presents the 6th Annual Holiday Celebration Escondido’s Premier Seasonal Event officially launches the 2016 Holidays. Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party takes place under the magnificent Escondido City Hall Dome […]

Stone Brewing Hotel Slated To Open In 2018

Stone Brewing and Untitled Hospitality Announce Stone Hotel To Break Ground In North San Diego County Specialty brewery hotel to debut in early 2018 ESCONDIDO, CA (August 11, 2016) – Stone Brewing, the 10th largest craft brewery in the United States, and San Diego-based hospitality collective, Untitled Hospitality, announce their partnership to develop Stone Hotel […]