Dancing With Our Stars At The Center – Fundraising Gala

The Center is excited to announce that the official California Center for the Arts, Escondido 2016 Fundraising Gala is on Saturday, April 2nd at 7:30pm and will emulate the format of the popular reality show of similar name with an important distinction – “Our Stars” will be made up of local prominent community and business leaders! […]

Jake Shimabukuro At The Center

Center favorite, Jake Shimabukuro returns for another epic evening of rockin’ the ukulele. Declared by Rolling Stone as a musical “hero,” the Hawaiian ukulele sensation has earned praise from Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam as well as comparisons to Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis. Known for his energetic playing, Jake incorporates elements of thoughtful, sophisticated […]

February At The California Center For The Arts, Escondido

February is fantastic at the California Center For The Arts, Escondido! So many wonderful shows and concerts. Go to artcenter.org for more info and to purchase tickets, or call the box office at 800-988-4253 For information on the current CCAE Museum Exhibit “The History and the Hair Story: 400 Years Without a Comb” click HERE. […]

The History and the Hair Story: 400 Years Without a Comb

History and the Hair Story Exhibit Runs: Saturday, January 16 – Sunday, March 6, 2016 Museum Hours: Thursday – Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm Sunday: 1:00pm-5:00pm Location: California Center for the Arts, Escondido – Museum 340 N. Escondido Blvd The History and the Hair Story: 400 Years Without a Comb is a journey through the history of the […]

November at the California Center for the Arts Escondido

It’s already mid-November, wow! California Center for the Arts, Escondido still has a lot happening through the end of the month! Go to ArtCenter.org for more info and tickets! November at the California Center for the Arts Escondido      

Exceptional 2015-16 Season Performance Line-Up At The Center in Escondido

2015-16 Season Performance Line-Up At The Center in Escondido! Hot on the heels of an incredibly successful 20th Anniversary season, the California Center for the Arts, Escondido (the Center) is thrilled to announce its forthcoming 2015/2016 season featuring an exceptional line-up of acclaimed performers, including The Time Jumpers with Vince Gill, Ben Folds with the […]

Season Preview Party At The Center

The much anticipated BIG REVEAL! Join the party at The Center when they announce the spectacular 2015-16 Season! Do you want to be the first to see the Center’s phenomenal 2015-16 season line-up? Then you won’t want to miss our Season Preview Party! Thursday, June 11 at 7:30pm Lyric Court California Center for the Arts, […]

Selections from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and Joplin’s Treemonisha

Selections from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and Joplin’s Treemonisha Sunday, May 31 at 3pm in the Concert Hall California Center for the Arts, Escondido For more information and tickets, go to artcenter.org Porgy and Bess is an opera, composed by George Gershwin, that has enchanted audiences for almost 80 years. Bess, beautiful and troubled, turns […]

Legacy Of The Land – Art in Nature

Legacy of the Land – An exhibit at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum March 22, 2015 – May 3, 2015 Art in Nature Travel through the stunning landscape of California’s rural, urban, ocean, and park sceneries representing the Golden State as it was yesterday, is today, and will be in the future. […]

Contemporary Constructions at The Center Museum

Two Museum Exhibits: Contemporary Constructions: Matthew & Iris Strauss Family Foundation In the Studio: Artist Dialogs January 22, 2015 – February 22, 2015 As a part of the our 20th anniversary, we welcome the return of contemporary art to the Center with two extraordinary exhibitions presented concurrently in our museum! In our Gallery Two, Contemporary […]