Bike To Work Day – Visit Escondido Is A Pit Stop!

Visit Escondido is an official Pit Stop location for Bike to Work Day Thursday, May 18, 2017! Bike to Work Day is a nationally recognized event celebrated annually in May.  Since May is also National Bike Month, San Diegans have opportunities to GO by Bike all month long.  Bike Month 2017 supports biking as an […]

Cruisin’ Grand Escondido – Wine & Craft Beer Tasting Event

It’s time once again for the Wine & Craft Beer Tasting at Cruisin’ Grand! Friday, May 19, 2017 5 – 8 p.m.  |  Maple Street Plaza  |  Downtown Escondido Cruisin’ Grand brings Southern California’s biggest and best classic car expo to historic Downtown Escondido Friday nights all summer long. Enjoy live music, classic hot rods […]

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 […]

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 […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in April

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 […]

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!, […]

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 […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to Noon AND on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 9:00am to 2:00pm, weather permitting. Docents will be on hand for questions on 2nd Saturday dates.  Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, […]

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 […]