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! […]

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 […]

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 […]

A Pokemon GO Guide to Escondido

Catch ‘Em All in Escondido! Calling all local Pokémon Trainers! Escondido’s landmarks, attractions, and outdoor recreation spots are full of Pokestops and Gyms. Come explore Escondido as you uncover rare Pokémon! Always be alert and aware… safety first… and don’t forget to mind your Pokémon Karma by not littering! Downtown Escondido Downtown Escondido’s various public […]

4th Annual Escondido smART Festival at the Center

4th Annual Escondido smART Festival Escondido smART Festival Saturday, April 9, 2016 @ 10:00 AM at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido campus: Art & Education Studios, Center Theater, and Great Green Free! But, requires a ticket or advanced reservation. Learn more… Launched in 2013 by the Escondido Alliance for Arts Education and sustained by community effort […]

Shrek The Musical At The Center

Everyone’s favorite ogre is back in the hilarious stage spectacle based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film in STAR Repertory Theatre’s adult/youth production coming to CCAE December 12th and 13th, 2015! Buy tickets online, or at the Center ticket office, or by calling 800.988.4253. The ticket office is open Tue. – Sat. 12–6 PM, and […]

Celebrating Día De Los Muertos At The Center

Here’s an at-a-glance list of all of the great events at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido that are celebrating the history and significance of this time of year in the Hispanic culture. Learn, enjoy, get creative, dance, paint, laugh, and have fun! One of USA’s newest holidays, Día de los Muertos announces itself […]

Musica en la Plaza At The Center’s Lyric Court

Musica en la Plaza At The Center’s Lyric Court! Every Friday in September, 7pm California Center for the Arts, Escondido Bring your dancing shoes and join Los Montaño and the Manny Cepeda Orchestra Quartet for live music, tacos, and tequila in our beautiful Lyric Court. From Cumbia and Bachata, to Salsa and Norteña, these rhythms […]

Writing With Pictures At The Center Museum

Exhibit runs through September 13 Thursday–Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday, 1pm-5pm The Museum at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido proudly presents the multi-media exhibition Writing with Pictures. This multi-media exhibition tells the story behind the creation of the picture book: why we love them, and their widening audience and role in the 21st century. This […]

February Events At The Center

February Events At The Center – California Center for the Arts, Escondido Go to for more info and ticketing. Intimate Classics: Jiayan Sun, Piano February 1, Sunday, 3:00pm With an impressive performance index that includes Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center, Severance Hall in Cleveland and the National Concert Hall in Dublin, Jiayan Sun has […]