Archives for March 2013

Escondido To Host Official 2013 Amgen Tour of California Gala

Race Festivities Begin with May 10 Team Presentation and Charity Benefit The City of Escondido and AEG will host the Official 2013 Amgen Tour of California Team Presentation and Gala on Friday, May 10, 2013, at Escondido’s California Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Titled “Escondido Out Front,” the evening will showcase the best of […]

Escape to Total Excitement at Harrah’s Rincon in April

Exciting Promotions and Free Entertainment in the Oasis Lounge Part of Your Escape to Harrah’s Rincon Casino & Resort   Everyone needs an escape now and then and we have the perfect getaway for you – Harrah’s Rincon Casino and Resort. Located just 20 minutes northeast of Escondido, Harrah’s Rincon offers unparalleled gaming excitement, a luxury […]

Escondido Celebrates Arbor Day With Tree Care And Planting

Escondido will observe Arbor Day by holding a cleanup and tree planting event on Friday, April 26, 2013. Beginning at approximately 7:30 a.m. ten tree crews from the private sector will join with City public works staff to perform tree maintenance at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido and Grape Day Park. Due to […]

AMGEN Tour of California returns to Escondido! Full Event Info…

The Amgen Tour of California, “America’s Greatest Race,” is coming back to Escondido, but this time Escondido will be the official overall start with a lot of events prior to May 12 race day! Mark your calendar to join the fun… – Official site for information on Sponsorship and Volunteer opportunities, news, and events. America’s Greatest Race […]

Welk Illusionist Hernandez Back For Another Season

March 27 will mark the 2013 season opening of Welk Illusions at the Welk Resort Theatre in Escondido. Award-winning magician and illusionist Anthony Hernandez returns for his seventh year with an all-new show. “Our last show was very good and it was hard to let it go”, states Hernandez.  “There were amazing tricks and fan […]

Earth Day Warrior Challenge! You Know You Want To!

Ready to get back to the beginning of it all? Come become one with Mother Earth as you run, crawl, climb, and jump your way through the Earth Day Warrior Obstacle Course. The course is designed to give both your body and mind a workout! One moment you are using your might to scale a […]

SPRINTER Service Bus Replacement Schedule

Effective Monday, March 11 North County Transit District (NCTD) will implement bus replacement service along the length of its SPRINTER route, which was suspended midnight, Saturday, March 9 in order to perform necessary maintenance repairs. The express buses – named 618 SPRINTER Express and 620 SPRINTER Express – will operate between Oceanside and Escondido. The […]

Sixteen Teams Selected to Compete in 2013 Amgen Tour of California

Most Competitive Field Yet Assembled for America’s Eighth Annual Premier Cycling Race; Lineup to Include Gilbert, Horner, Sagan, van Garderen and Farrar LOS ANGELES (March 7, 2013) – Amgen Tour of California organizers have selected 16 teams from among the best international and domestic squads to compete in the country’s largest professional road cycling stage […]

Annual Easter Egg Hunt At Bates Nut Farm – March 23

The annual Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled to take place at Bates Nut Farm on Saturday March 23, 2013 from 10:00 – 12:00. Children of all ages and their families are invited.  There will be divisions for different age groups so each child will have a fair chance to look for eggs with candy or […]