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 […]

2nd Saturday Escondido Arts and Cultural Experience

Welcome to Escondido’s 2nd Saturday Arts and Cultural Experiences… a uniquely creative collaboration comprised of many different events. This fantastic collection of diverse cultural experiences still includes the wondrously eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and has grown to include arts, theater, museums and historical and educational experiences all around the area… and all […]

Altipiano & Coyote Oaks Wineries Win at San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

There was Magic in the Air at the 17th Annual San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Wine-Tasting Extravaganza and Escondido wineries, Altipiano & Coyote Oaks, win seven awards! On February 18th, the 2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition (SFCWC) held its 17th annual Public Tasting at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion. The event, presented by BevMo!, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

NEW 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 […]

Cheetah Cubs – Sisters At The Safari Park

Cheetah Cubs Sisters Being Raised By Caring Keepers At The San Diego Zoo Safari Park On December 8th a crowd gathered outside the window of the Animal Care Center nursery at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in hopes of seeing a pair of female cheetah cubs. The duo was born Nov. 19, 2016 and […]

Circus Vargas at Westfield North County

Circus Vargas embarks on a brand new epic adventure under the big top! Goggles, gears, and gadgets set the stage for 2017’s retro-futuristic production, Steam Cirque, showing March 2nd through the 12th at Westfield North County mall in Escondido! Join us on a journey of fantastic proportions where children of all ages will marvel at […]

Mike Bell’s “Of Gals & Monsters” at Distinction Gallery

Distinction Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibit by painter, Mike Bell, entitled “Of Gals & Monsters”. Exhibit runs from December 10 to January 7. Born and raised at the Jersey Shore – Mike Bell’s art blends an aura of nostalgia and humor, combined with vivid color and a combination of influences. Japanese cartoons, […]