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 […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in February

Escondido’s beautiful Daley Ranch offers some of the best hiking opportunities in San Diego County. With trails for beginning, intermediate, and advanced hikers, exploring Daley Ranch on foot is family-friendly, and a great way to get some exercise and experience the natural beauty of Southern California. Daley Ranch is located in the northeastern portion of […]

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 […]

Stone & Glass Grand Re-Opening

Stone & Glass will be hosting a grand re-opening event at their new location on November 11th from 1pm – 7pm. Seven months after the fire closed them down, Stone & Glass is ready to open! New Location: 629 W. Grand Ave, Escondido, CA When fire destroyed their beloved studio on Simpson Way, it didn’t take […]

Read Local, Shop Local – Your Library Card Provides Discounts At Escondido Businesses

Read Local, Shop Local!  – Your Library Card Provides Local Discounts September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. To celebrate, Escondido Public Library is promoting the advantages of owning a free Library card by launching Read Local, Shop Local!, a discount program that provides exclusive offers to customers who present their library card at participating […]

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge

Lake Hodges Pedestrian Suspension Bridge – Escondido, CA Opened in May 2009, this stressed ribbon style bridge is 990 feet long and 12 feet wide. The bridge was designed by T.Y. Lin International. The advantages of the stressed ribbon style bridge are that it will enable a long span (330 feet) between piers, so that […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park

Weather Alert! Rain is forecast for Tuesday, January 9th. During and after rain or heavy fog, the sculpture garden will be closed, due to safety issues, usually 24-48 hours after a rain event, while it dries. Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to […]

San Diego’s A-List – Escondido Wins Big!

The San Diego A-List features more than 8,076 businesses competing for title of San Diego’s best. San Diego A-List users are passionate about great local businesses and fiercely loyal to the businesses they love. AND THE 2017 ESCONDIDO A-LIST WINNERS ARE! First Place Winners Cute Cakes – Best Wedding Cake (32 nominees) Cute Cakes – […]

For The Love Of Chocolate – Escondido Chocolate Festival

For The Love Of Chocolate – Escondido Chocolate Festival “A Tasting Affair” Bring your sweetheart or just your sweet tooth to beautiful Downtown Escondido to enjoy the “For The Love of Chocolate” Escondido Chocolate Festival.  Stroll through Downtown Escondido’s various designated restaurants, shops and spas while sampling chocolates paired with local fine wines and craft […]

Rescued Tiger Cubs Doing Well at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Update! He has a new litter mate! Here’s the latest news… Sumatran Tiger Cub Meets Bengal Tiger Cub San Diego Zoo Safari Park Receives Endangered Sumatran Tiger Cub from Smithsonian’s National Zoo A 9-week-old Sumatran tiger cub (left) greeted an approximately 7-week-old Bengal tiger cub (right) at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Ione and […]