Archives for 2017

Dine Out Escondido! Restaurant Week – January 28 – February 3, 2018

Dine Out Escondido! Restaurant Week is happening January 28 – February 3,  2018 at over 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 […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in January

Escondido’s beautiful Daley Ranch offers some of the best hiking opportunities in San Diego County. With trails for beginning, intermediate, and advanced hikers, exploring Daley Ranch on foot is family-friendly, and a great way to get some exercise and experience the natural beauty of Southern California. Daley Ranch is located in the northeastern portion of […]

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 […]

Niki de Saint Phalle: Mythical California Exhibit at the Center

Niki de Saint Phalle: Mythical California January 13 – March 4, 2018 Join in celebration of the fifteen-year anniversary of the construction of her sculptural garden Queen Califia’s Magical Circle and the series’ she developed while living in San Diego through this fantastic art exhibit at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Internationally known […]

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 in Kit Carson Park

Weather Alert! Rain is forecast for Tuesday, January 9th. During and after rain or heavy fog, the sculpture garden will be closed, due to safety issues, usually 24-48 hours after a rain event, while it dries. Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to […]

Escondido Public Library January Events

Escondido Public Library Kids, teens and adults are welcome to join the fun and learn at the Escondido Public Library! Here’s a list of this month’s free events. Check out the full website for more information. All Library facilities will be closed Monday, January 1, in observance of New Year’s Day, and Monday, January 15, […]

For The Love Of Chocolate – Escondido Chocolate Festival

For The Love Of Chocolate – Escondido Chocolate Festival “A Tasting Affair” 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 […]

Read Local, Shop Local – Your Library Card Provides Discounts At Escondido Businesses

Read Local, Shop Local!  – Your Library Card Provides Local Discounts September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. To celebrate, Escondido Public Library is promoting the advantages of owning a free Library card by launching Read Local, Shop Local!, a discount program that provides exclusive offers to customers who present their library card at participating […]

2nd Saturday Escondido Arts and Culture Experience

Welcome to Escondido’s 2nd Saturday Arts & Culture Experiences… a uniquely creative collaboration comprised of many different events. Bring the kids, enjoy a date night, or a friends afternoon out… there’s something for everyone! This fantastic collection of diverse cultural experiences still includes the wondrously eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and has grown […]