Cruisin’ Grand Escondido Starts March 31st!

2017 Season: Celebrating its 18th Year as the region’s premier weekly Vintage Auto Show, Cruisin’ Grand Escondido™ runs every Friday night downtown on Grand Avenue from March 31st to September 29th from 5-9pm all along Grand Avenue in historic downtown Escondido. One of the greatest ongoing traditions in San Diego County, Cruisin’ Grand Escondido™ runs […]

Butterfly Jungle At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Butterfly Jungle At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park March 11 – April 23. Hidden Jungle will be open daily, 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Butterfly Jungle is included with admission to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Enjoy the experience of thousands of butterflies filling the air around you. Wear bright colors, and the […]

20th Annual Kiwanis Dixon Lake Trout Derby

20th Annual Hidden Valley Kiwanis Foundation Charity Trout Derby For the 20th year, the Hidden Valley Kiwanis of Escondido will be hosting their annual Charity Trout Derby at Dixon Lake on Saturday and Sunday, April 22 and 23, 2017. Saturday’s hours are 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday’s hours are 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. […]

A Day in Escondido by Edible San Diego Magazine

Yay! Check us out in the March/April issue of Edible San Diego! Their new “Day Tripper” kicks off with a feature on many of the great things to do here in Escondido. Enjoy their look at the “…unique history and cultural elements worthy of exploration…” in Escondido. About the Magazine Edible San Diego tells the […]

Escondido Renaissance Faire

The Escondido Renaissance Faire is a bi-annual event held over two weekends twice a year (Spring and Fall) and has been a tradition for over 15 years! This April 29th & 30th and May 6th & 7th head down to Felicita Park and experience the fun yourself. Enjoy battles, go on a quest for the […]

Escondido Grand Ave Festival

Escondido Grand Ave Festival Downtown Escondido Sundays, May 21 and October 15, 2017 9am–5pm Formally known as the Escondido Street Faire… The Grand Ave Festival is bigger and better than ever! Over 500 vendors, live entertainment, and food from around the world have combined to make the Grand Ave Festival the 2nd largest street fair […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in March

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 […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to Noon AND on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 9:00am to 2:00pm, weather permitting. Docents will be on hand for questions on 2nd Saturday dates.  Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, […]

Saturday Series At The Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead

Join us for the Sikes Saturday Series! This is a wonderful and fun educational series for kids and adults, held at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead (located at 12655 Sunset Dr., Escondido) adjacent to the park and trails of the San Dieguito River Park. Offered each Saturday beginning January 7th and continuing every Saturday through […]

Escondido Area Tourism Maps

Escondido Area Tourism, 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 annual events and the […]