Archives for June 2013

Local Winemaster is an Australian Shepherd Named “Bluey”

“Five licks from Bluey and I know the wine is good. Two licks, and the cellar master partner is advising me to throw the wine out”, says Craig Justice with a chuckle. Craig is the founder of Blue-Merle Winery (a small family-owned artisan winery in Escondido, California), but Bluey, the Blue-Merle Australian Shepherd, runs the […]

Welk Resort SummerFest Entertainment Line-Up

The Welk Resorts is proud to announce our 2013 summer line-up of entertainment. This July and August we will continue with Welk Illusions starring Anthony Hernandez – a magnificent show of magic and Illusions for the entire family on Wednesday’s at 7pm Thursdays matinees and evenings we present Maripat Donovan in her new show, “Mrs. […]

Sizzling Hot Summer Action at Harrah’s Rincon Casino & Resort

Are you looking for some exciting entertainment and hot gaming action this July? Then check out Harrah’s Rincon Casino & Resort. There are plenty of exciting gaming promotions, not to mention eight great restaurants and free live entertainment Wednesday-Saturday. Plus you can enjoy the return of Reggae Sundays by the Pool – perfect for a […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle Closes For Repairs

Notice: The exhibit is currently closed for large scale repairs and to prevent further damage.  There is no re-opening date set at this time. The City is working with the Niki Charitable Art Foundation to determine the extent of needed repairs and a timeframe for the exhibit to re-open. Check back here for updates or… […]

Catfish Fishing Derby at Lake Wohlford

On Saturday July 6th the City of Escondido  will  host a catfish fishing derby at Lake Wohlford. The event will run from 6 a.m. until midnight. Prizes will be awarded in three categories with an overall biggest fish prize of $500 to be given out. Weigh in stations will be staffed by volunteers from the […]

Valley View Casino & Hotel’s Sizzlin’ Summer Promotions

Enjoy limitless casino thrills! Southern California’s luckiest casino offers a world-class San Diego gaming experience through the most innovative slot machines, thrilling table games, a remarkably rewarding Players Club, unparalleled guest service, a complete non-smoking casino and more. Win big in our daily promotions and weekly slot tournaments! Sizzlin’ Summer Slot Tournament: Win your share […]

JoAnne Worley in “KEEP LAUGHIN’” 6/26-30 at Welk Resorts

Master comedienne and television, movie and Broadway star JoAnne Worley hits the Welk stage on June 26 for five performances only.  JoAnne, who starred on Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In shares songs and stories about her career including Laugh-In, television, film and Broadway! A personal peek into the life of one of the biggest comedy icons […]

Triple Crown World Series Softball Tournament July 9th – 14th

The City of Escondido is hosting a very large youth softball tournament next week in Kit Carson Park from July 9th to July 14th.  All games will be played on the Adult fields and the Girls EGSL fields. There will be many families in the area for a 10 under and 12 under fast pitch softball […]

Art Illustrated: Celebrating Comic Art

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido is proud to announce the opening of Art Illustrated: Celebrating Comic Art.  The exhibition will include more than 200 pieces of 20th and 21st century art from nationally syndicated comic strips and original works from classic comic books. It will also feature works by major American pop artists, […]