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, […]

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! […]

San Diego Beer Week Events in Escondido

San Diego is the Capital of Craft  and San Diego Beer Week 2017 is bigger and better than ever! Join the fun right here in Escondido and celebrate the brew! The San Diego Brewers Guild present #SDBW from November 3-12. Yes, San Diego Beer WEEK is a ten day celebration of beer-filled bliss, with events […]

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 […]

Grape Day Celebration – 5K and Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017 – Grape Day Celebration Sunrise Rotary 5K Run, Walk & Stroll 7:30 – 10:00am through scenic, old Escondido Grape Day Festival 2:00 – 8:00pm  |  Grape Day Park Grape Day started in 1908 as a way to celebrate Escondido’s grape harvest and promote the city. This wonderful annual community event includes […]

Night Fishing Season is Open at Dixon Lake

Night Fishing Season at Dixon Lake runs this year from Thursday, July 13 to Friday, September 1! Bring your families to enjoy the cool night breezes and great fishing on Thursday and Friday nights. The lake shoreline will be open for fishing from 5pm to 11:45pm. Picnic areas will close at 8:00 p.m. Night fishing is here […]

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. […]

Jazz Jam Sessions Fridays In August at the Center

Jazz Jam Sessions in the Lyric Court at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido every Friday in August at 7:00pm in the Center’s beautiful Lyric Court Free!* Enjoy live music under the stars every Friday night in August with the Charlie Arbelaez Quintet, Darryl Williams, Quinteto Caballero, and the Lorraine Castellanos Quintet! Jam with the band or […]

Summer Safari At The Safari Park June 24 Through August 13

The San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Summer Safari is an extravaganza of dance, music, acrobatics, and more. Summer Safari presented by your San Diego County Toyota Dealers arrives at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park on June 24th offering an extravaganza of drumming, acrobatics, dancing and more. You will be immersed in world-themed festivities and […]

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… […]