Cruisin’ Grand Escondido Every Friday Night!

Cruisin’ Grand’s 2018 Season: Celebrating its 19th Year as the region’s premier weekly classic car cruise. Check back soon for a PDF of the weekly car club schedule. Fridays, April 6 to September 28, 2018 Vintage Auto Show, Cruisin’ Grand Escondido™ runs every Friday night downtown on Grand Avenue from April 6th to September 28th […]

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 […]

Escondido Grand Ave Festival

Escondido Grand Ave Festival Downtown Escondido Sunday, May 20 9:00am–5:00pm The Grand Ave Festival, Escondido, takes place in our historic downtown on Grand Ave from Centre City Parkway to Juniper. Shop from hundreds of vendors for unique hand-crafted gifts and imports. Enjoy international cuisine and local entertainment. This awesome street fair has been happening since […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, on: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to Noon 2nd Saturdays from 9:00am to 2:00pm 4th Saturdays from 9:00am to 2:00pm *weather permitting, see below Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, friends, imaginations and cameras! Docents will be on […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in April

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 Renaissance Faire April 28-29 & May 4-5

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! Enjoy the Escondido Halloween Renaissance Fantasy Faire with a Pirate Flair for two weekends! This April 28th & 29th and May 4th & 5th head down to Felicita […]

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 […]

Annual Kiwanis Dixon Lake Trout Derby: April 21-22

21st Annual Hidden Valley Kiwanis Foundation Charity Trout Derby is Saturday & Sunday, April 21-22, 2018. Hidden Valley Kiwanis of Escondido is hosting their annual Charity Trout Derby! There will be prizes for adults and juniors, with additional prizes for anglers that bring in any of the 15 tagged fish. The City will be stocking […]

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge – Escondido, CA Opened in May 2009, this stressed ribbon style bridge is 990 feet long and 12 feet wide. The bridge was designed by T.Y. Lin International. The advantages of the stressed ribbon style bridge are that it will enable a long span (330 feet) between piers, so that […]

Butterfly Jungle At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Butterfly Jungle At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park March 10 – April 15. Hidden Jungle will be open daily, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Butterfly Jungle is included with admission to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Welcome spring and marvel as thousands of butterflies fill the air and land to feed just inches […]