2nd Saturday Escondido Arts and Culture Experience

Welcome to Escondido’s 2nd Saturday Arts & Culture Experiences… a uniquely creative collaboration comprised of many different events. Bring the kids, enjoy a date night, or a friends afternoon out… there’s something for everyone! This fantastic collection of diverse cultural experiences still includes the wondrously eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and has grown […]

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 […]

Cruisin’ Grand Escondido Every Friday Night!

This Friday, September 8th, is Fire Truck/Hero Night at Cruisin’ Grand Escondido! From 5 – 9 p.m. enjoy vintage fire and police vehicles, take a ride on one of our Escondido Fire Department’s engines, and watch a first responder vehicle parade at 7 p.m. In remembrance of 9/11, a piece of steel recovered from the […]

Escondido Wine & Craft Beer Map

You can indulge in the best of both worlds in Escondido with the NEW Escondido Winery & Craft Brewery Map! Our regional wineries offer diverse tasting adventures from urban winery/tasting rooms to hilltop terraces with spectacular views and fresh brick-oven pizza. Enjoy the casual opportunity to meet the vintners and learn about their award-winning wines […]

Escondido Tamale Festival Is Back!

The Escondido Tamale Festival is back for its third year on Saturday, November 11, 2017! The Escondido Downtown Business Association is proud to announce that the Escondido Tamale Festival will be held following the Annual Veterans Day Ceremony in Grape Day Park. The Veterans Day ceremony will be begin Saturday, November 11 at 10:00 am […]

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 […]

24th Annual Grape Stomp at Orfila Vineyards and Winery

Join us for Orfila Vineyards & Winery’s 24th Annual Grape Stomp! General admission ticket includes: Dinner Buffet by Crown Point Catering, Live Music, Wine Tasting, Tractor Rides, and Grape Stomping of course! For tickets go to Orfila’s 24th Annual Grape Stomp Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm 21+ ONLY. 13455 San […]

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 […]

Stone Brewing 21st Anniversary Celebration & Beer Festival

Friday, August 18th & Saturday, August 19th at Cal State University San Marcos Join us for the Friday night brewers Reception, the kickoff to The Stone 21st Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival! This exclusive event offers you dozens of amazing beers and delicious complimentary food in a truly festive atmosphere! Friday Night Brewers Reception […]

Sip The City – Urban Wineries Event In Maple Street Plaza

The Sip the City Finale event on June 10th at The Maple Street Plaza in Escondido’s historic downtown is the perfect way to wine down Urban Wine Week’s week of tastings, pairings, and winery events. Join us in this beautiful courtyard with over a dozen urban wineries to taste, local winemakers to meet, delicious food, […]