Annual Mother’s Day Home Tour In Historic Escondido

Join the fun on Mothers Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018, 11am – 4pm, for the 21st Annual Home Tour! Tour the interiors and gardens of five historic homes and enjoy refreshments in a lovely patio area. Thousands have enjoyed our Home Tours in the past, many returning year after year. If you haven’t before, we […]

San Diego’s A-List – Escondido Wins Big!

The San Diego A-List features more than 8,076 businesses competing for title of San Diego’s best. San Diego A-List users are passionate about great local businesses and fiercely loyal to the businesses they love. AND THE 2017 ESCONDIDO A-LIST WINNERS ARE! First Place Winners Cute Cakes – Best Wedding Cake (32 nominees) Cute Cakes – […]

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 […]

Stone & Glass Grand Re-Opening

Stone & Glass will be hosting a grand re-opening event at their new location on November 11th from 1pm – 7pm. Seven months after the fire closed them down, Stone & Glass is ready to open! New Location: 629 W. Grand Ave, Escondido, CA When fire destroyed their beloved studio on Simpson Way, it didn’t take […]

Holiday Tree Lighting and Winter Wonderland Festival at the Center

Saturday, December 2, 2017 @ 3:00 PM Venue: Lyric Court California Center for the Arts, Escondido Every year, the Center brings the North Pole to the heart of Escondido.  Children will have the chance to frolic in real snow, decorate their very own Christmas cookies, and even rendezvous with live reindeer! The highlight for kids is, of […]

Shop Small At Businesses In Escondido On November 25th

Shop Small on Saturday, November 25th and enjoy a relaxed, fun shopping experience! Celebrate community with the small businesses that make it special. Escondido’s downtown merchants, restaurants, theatres, art galleries and museums are coming together to help you explore our neighborhood and discover Escondido’s hidden treasures. Find creative and unique gifts while strolling around the […]

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 […]

Summer At The Center! Americana, Jazz, Latin, Paint Nites and More

Summer at the Center! There’s so much fun planned for you this summer at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Check out this amazing line up of free concerts, paint events and the new Museum exhibit. For more information and to buy tickets please visit artcenter.org/events or call the Box Office at (800) 988-4253. […]

Visit California thinks Escondido is the best little town you’ve likely never heard of!

A big “THANK YOU!” to Visit California for this great blog post about Escondido, cheers! Discover San Diego County – Escondido Explore the craft breweries, culinary scene, and adventurous outdoors of this unique San Diego city About 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego, Escondido is the best little town you’ve likely never heard of. […]

Sondheim’s Into The Woods At Kit Carson Park Amphitheater

Patio Playhouse presents Into The Woods Book by James Lapine Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Play runs under the stars at Kit Carson Park – August 11th through 26th Performances Thurs-Sun at 8 p.m. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless, yet relevant, piece… […]