Night Fishing Season is Open at Dixon Lake

Night Fishing Season at Dixon Lake runs this year from Thursday, July 13 to Friday, September 1! Bring your families to enjoy the cool night breezes and great fishing on Thursday and Friday nights. The lake shoreline will be open for fishing from 5pm to 11:45pm. Picnic areas will close at 8:00 p.m. Night fishing is here […]

Movies in Grape Day Park: June 24-August 5

Movies in Grape Day Park are back for another summer of fun! Bring your family to the 10th season of Movies in the Park and watch a great movie on an inflatable 40’ screen. Activities start at 7pm, movie airs at dusk. Bring low backed chairs or blanket, sweater and cash for the snack bar. […]

San Diego’s A-List – Vote For Your Escondido Favorites!

Voting is open until July 23rd and you can vote as many times as you like! Vote every day and help our local Escondido businesses win big. Here’s a list with links to make it easy to vote! (Check back often as we add more nominees) Museums/Arts: Roynon Museum of Earth Science and Paleontology Escondido […]

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. Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, friends, imaginations and cameras! Docents will be on hand for questions […]

Daley Ranch Naturalist-Guided Hikes in July

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 […]

Visit California thinks Escondido is the best little town you’ve likely never heard of!

A big “THANK YOU!” to Visit California for this great blog post about Escondido, cheers! Discover San Diego County – Escondido Explore the craft breweries, culinary scene, and adventurous outdoors of this unique San Diego city About 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego, Escondido is the best little town you’ve likely never heard of. […]

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 […]

24th Annual Grape Stomp at Orfila Vineyards and Winery

Join us for Orfila Vineyards & Winery’s 24th Annual Grape Stomp! General admission ticket includes: Dinner Buffet by Crown Point Catering, Live Music, Wine Tasting, Tractor Rides, and Grape Stomping of course! For tickets go to Orfila’s 24th Annual Grape Stomp Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm 21+ ONLY. 13455 San […]

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 […]

Cruisin’ Grand Escondido Every Friday Night!

2017 Season: Celebrating its 18th Year as the region’s premier weekly Download the weekly car club schedule here. 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 […]