Escondido Area Tourism Maps

Escondido Area Tourism, Arts, Museums, Theatre, Restaurants, Winery and Craft Brewery Maps Area Tourism Map: This map includes over 140 listings in 18 categories, showcasing all of the attractions that create our unique tourism region. The map also includes detail-highlight maps of the historic downtown district, wineries/craft breweries, biking route suggestions with transit information, major […]

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 […]

Kiss Of The Spider Woman At Welk Theatre

The Welk Theatre is excited to present the Tony award winning musical KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN opening on Sept 1, 2017. It revamps a harrowing tale of persecution into a dazzling spectacle that juxtaposes gritty realities with liberating fantasies. Cellmates in a Latin American prison, Valentin is a tough revolutionary undergoing torture and Molina […]

My Fair Lady at Welk Resorts San Diego

My Fair Lady at Welk Resorts Theatre JANUARY 6– APRIL 2, 2017 This show is the standard by which all other musicals are measured. Based on GEORGE BERNARD SHAW’S play Pygmalion, with book, music and lyrics by Lerner and Loewe, MY FAIR LADY is gloriously triumphant. The tale of a Cockney flower girl transformed into […]

The 1940’s Radio Hour At Patio Playhouse

The 1940’s Radio Hour is a wonderful show for the holidays… see it this month at Patio Playhouse Theater in downtown Escondido! Performances: November 18-December 18, 2016; Fri & Sat, 8:00pm; Sun 2:00pm (No performances Thanksgiving weekend, November 25, 26, 27) For tickets: https://patioplayhouse.ticketleap.com/1940s-radio-hour/ A different time is evoked in this marvelously theatrical and winning […]

Patio Playhouse Presents Green Day’s American Idiot

Thursday, July 7 will be a special ‘Sing-Along’ performance. Come sing along with the cast as they perform the show. This high-octane rock opera, which will opening the summer season at Escondido’s Kit Carson Amphitheater, is filled with strong social messages (and paired with adult language and situations) and tells a story through the lyrics […]

Tinseltown Christmas At Patio Playhouse

“Tinseltown Christmas” A New Musical Performances: Nov 20-Dec 20, 2015 Fri & Sat, 8:00pm; Sun 2:00pm The San Diego premiere of a new holiday musical! The ghosts of stars of the silver screen come to bring Christmas cheer to a lovelorn couple. A comedy of errors ensues and romance blossoms. For more info and tickets: […]

The Center’s 2014-15 Stellar Season Lineup

Check out the artists featured in the Preview YouTube video! The California Center for the Arts, Escondido (the Center) reaches a major milestone this year as they proudly celebrate their 20th Anniversary season with an exceptional line-up of acclaimed performers, including, Merle Haggard, Pink Martini, Garrison Keillor, Jake Shimabukuro, Harlem Gospel Choir, The Blind Boys […]