Escondido Area Tourism Maps

Escondido Area Tourism, Arts, Museums, Theatre, Restaurants, 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 […]

Cruisin’ Grand Escondido – Wine & Craft Beer Tasting Event

It’s time once again for the Wine & Craft Beer Tasting at Cruisin’ Grand! Friday, May 19, 2017 5 – 8 p.m.  |  Maple Street Plaza  |  Downtown Escondido Cruisin’ Grand brings Southern California’s biggest and best classic car expo to historic Downtown Escondido Friday nights all summer long. Enjoy live music, classic hot rods […]

Escondido Renaissance Faire

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 April 29th & 30th and May 6th & 7th head down to Felicita Park and experience the fun yourself. Enjoy battles, go on a quest for the […]

Escondido Grand Ave Festival

Escondido Grand Ave Festival Downtown Escondido Sundays, May 21 and October 15, 2017 9:00am–5:00pm The Grand Ave Festival is one of the biggest street fairs in Southern California, with over 500 vendors, this awesome street fair has been happening since 1989… bringing unique crafts and imports, fine international cuisine and family entertainment to Historic Downtown Escondido’s […]

A Day in Escondido by Edible San Diego Magazine

Yay! Check us out in the March/April issue of Edible San Diego! Their new “Day Tripper” kicks off with a feature on many of the great things to do here in Escondido. Enjoy their look at the “…unique history and cultural elements worthy of exploration…” in Escondido. About the Magazine Edible San Diego tells the […]

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 […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to Noon AND on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 9:00am to 2:00pm, weather permitting. Docents will be on hand for questions on 2nd Saturday dates.  Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, […]

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 […]

Panache Gala Art Auction At Escondido Arts Partnership

Panache Gala Art Auction – the Escondido Arts Partnership is hosting its highly anticipated annual art auction fundraiser, Panache at the Escondido Municipal Gallery. Panache is an exciting event with amazing works of art, delicious food, wines and local craft beer, live and silent auctions, with auctioneer Dallas Woodring. Panache benefits the arts programs and […]

Dancing With Our Stars At The Center

Saturday, April 1st, Dancing With Our Stars is the annual fundraising event for the California Center For The Arts, Escondido. This fun event follows the format of the popular reality show of similar name with an important distinction—our “Stars” are prominent San Diego County community and business leaders! Our contestants have begun training with local […]