Archives for September 2013

Community Picnic & Horseshoe Pitching Tournament

Felicita Park on Saturday October 12th from 1am – 4pm Chairman Challenges “All Comers” Members of the 35-member “small but mighty” Rotary Club of Escondido After 5 will sponsor its Second Annual “Picnic in the Park” and Horseshoe Tournament—taking on all challengers countywide. The event, proceeds from which will benefit Escondido’s Valley High School, the […]

The Fellowship Center Celebrates 50 Years!

The Fellowship Center (TFC) is honored to announce that 2013 is its Golden Anniversary Year. We invite everyone to share in the celebration. Along with two national keynote speakers, the event will highlight the countless lives TFC has touched in its 50 years of providing services for those with addictions. TFC is the first non-profit […]

Teddy Bear Drive for Rady Children’s Hospital

WHO: 105.7 The Walrus, Perry Auto Group, San Diego Law Enforcement and YOU! WHAT: Our Teddy Bear Drive to comfort children at Rady Children’s Hospital this holiday season. WHEN: Saturday, November 16th, 12p-2p. WHERE: Perry Infiniti – 895 La Terraza Blvd. Escondido, CA This holiday season, join forces with 105.7 The Walrus, San Diego Law […]

Family fun at the 35th Annual Dixon Lake Trout Derby

November 8–November 11, 2013 Bring the entire family to Dixon Lake for the annual Trout Derby—a fun-filled event that offers anglers of all ages many ways to win great prizes. Every year during the month of November, Dixon Lake celebrates the anniversary of this event with a four-day derby. One of the largest participatory sports […]

Happy Birthday Escondido – 125th Anniversary Event!

Sunday, October 6 from 1 to 4pm Grape Day Park A free community event commemorating the city’s quasquicentennial will be held on Sunday, October 6, 2013 from 1 – 4 p.m. in Grape Day Park near the Escondido History Center (321 North Broadway). The event will include: Live music from the Dave Scott Jazz Ensemble […]

Los Colores de la Muerte: A Day of the Dead Festival at The Center Museum

Exhibit is closing on Sunday, November 24th… Due to unforeseen circumstances, we need to close our Museum exhibition one week early. That means that this is the last week to check it out! The Museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday. […]

The Wedge Artisan Cheese Festival – Oct 12!

The Escondido Downtown Business Association presents The Wedge 2013! Think of it as a “Taste of Grand Avenue” with a cheese flair. The $35 Wedge Tasting Passport gets you access to 25+ cheese and restaurant tasting stops, a commemorative glass and entry into our Grand Raffle. These tasting stops consist of our local downtown businesses […]

Discovery Channel to film at Cruisin’ Grand

Word on the street has it that the Discovery Channel will be filming at Cruisin’ Grand Escondido on Friday, September 13th! Come out and join the fun from 5 – 9pm. The filming will be for a possible new show in the style of their current show “Fast N’ Loud.” “We’re very excited to have […]

Cruisin’ Grand’s Final Night is NITRO!

This Friday, September 29 from 5pm – 9pm Cruisin’ Grand Escondido will celebrate its final night of the 2017 season with Nitro Night! Come out and see classic hot rods from the 50-70’s.  They’ll be rolling nitro burning rear engine dragster and funny cars down Grand Ave. Music by: Broadway – High Energy Sound Machine […]

Happy Birthday Escondido PHOTO CONTEST!

In celebration of Escondido’s 125th Anniversary, the City of Escondido, Escondido History Center, Escondido Arts Partnership and Visit Escondido invite photographers of all ages to participate in the Happy Birthday Escondido Photo Contest. Show us Escondido through your lens. We are looking for images that highlight the diversity of life in Escondido, especially the people, […]