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! San Diego Restaurant Week is the week prior, so this gives you a great opportunity to extend your dining experiences locally and help give to the North County Food Bank’s […]

Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party

Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party Celebrate the Season Thursday, December 7, 2017 5:31pm – 8pm Escondido City Hall Rotunda The Escondido Chamber of Commerce presents the 7th Annual Holiday Celebration Escondido’s Premier Seasonal Event officially launches the 2017 Holidays. Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party takes place under the magnificent Escondido City Hall Dome […]

Escondido Tamale Festival Is Back!

The Escondido Tamale Festival is back for its third year on Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 11am to 5pm! The Escondido Downtown Business Association is proud to announce that the Escondido Tamale Festival will be held just following the Annual Veterans Day Ceremony in Grape Day Park. The Veterans Day ceremony will be begin Saturday, […]

WINE-AID: A Wine & Food Tasting Event Benefitting Sonoma County

Join us on Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at Bernardo Winery for WINE AID 2017, a fantastic wine & food tasting event in support of winery workers and their families displaced from their homes by the devastating fires in Sonoma County. 100% of the funds generated from this event are being directed to assist in the recovery efforts […]

BBQ & Blues Event At The North County Food Bank

Join the fun and great music for a great cause at the North County Food Bank’s BBQ & Blues Event on Sunday, October 29th from 1:30 to 4:30pm! Come learn about the North County Food Bank’s mission while enjoying fantastic BBQ, delicious craft beers donated by Stone Brewing, wine from Forgotten Barrel, wonderful desserts generously […]

Scare Away Hunger Peanut Butter Drive for the North County Food Bank

Join Visit Escondido and Burger Bench and Scare Away Hunger with Peanut Butter Donations for the North County Food Bank during the month of October! The Food Bank is seeking donations of peanut butter because it is an excellent source of protein for kids in need… and they love it! Drop off your peanut butter […]

Kids FREE Fun In October!

Enjoy Kids FREE In October at many of Escondido’s major attractions, see below for info! San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum San Diego Archaeological Center Center Museum at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido Escondido History Center – kids are always free! Clue Avenue Escape Room! Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead – kids are always free! […]

Distinction Gallery Presents Gabe Leonard – Grit

Distinction Gallery is proud to present long time-represented artist Gabe Leonard and his solo show “Grit”. This exhibition will run October 14-November 4. The opening reception with Gabe Leonard, live music, ArtHatch open studios, Stone Brewing Beer, and BK Cellars wine will be on Saturday October 14, from 6-10pm. The exhibition will include oil paintings, oil […]

Kiss Of The Spider Woman At Welk Theatre

The Welk Theatre is excited to present the Tony award winning musical KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN opening on Sept 1, 2017. It revamps a harrowing tale of persecution into a dazzling spectacle that juxtaposes gritty realities with liberating fantasies. Cellmates in a Latin American prison, Valentin is a tough revolutionary undergoing torture and Molina […]

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 […]