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!, […]

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 […]

Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party

Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party Celebrate the Season Thursday, December 1, 2016 5:31pm – 8pm Escondido City Hall Rotunda The Escondido Chamber of Commerce presents the 6th Annual Holiday Celebration Escondido’s Premier Seasonal Event officially launches the 2016 Holidays. Community in Unity Holiday Celebration Party takes place under the magnificent Escondido City Hall Dome […]

The Wedge Escondido – Artisanal Cheese, Wine & Craft Beer Festival!

Stay tuned for updates on The Wedge, November 2016… coming soon! The Escondido Downtown Business Association presents The Wedge 2015 – an official San Diego Beer Week event! Think of The Wedge Escondido – Artisanal Cheese, Wine & Craft Beer Festival! as a “Taste of Grand Avenue” with a cheese flair! Start in Heritage Garden at […]

22nd Annual Grape Stomp at Orfila Vineyards and Winery

Join us for Orfila Vineyards & Winery’s 22nd Annual Grape Stomp! General admission ticket includes: Dinner Buffet by Crown Point Catering, Live Dance Music, Wine Tasting, Tractor Rides, and Grape Stomping of course! “Java Sounds” will be back to rock this event, put your dancing shoes on! Click for more info on the menu, activities, […]

Eddie Osterland, Master Sommelier At Espinosa Vineyards

Espinosa Vineyards Presents: Eddie Osterland, America’s first Master Sommelier Thursday, August 27 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Join us for an evening of wine and food pairing with an international legend. Eddie will give you tips on what to serve and how to make a lasting impression. To delight your taste buds, our wines […]

Tunes On The Terrace at Orfila Vineyards & Winery

TUNES ON THE TERRACE at Orfila Vineyards & Winery happens most Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays! Check the website at Orfila.com to confirm the specific event details. Bring your friends and join the fun at Orfila for a relaxing afternoon of live music and great food from a local gourmet food truck! 4:00 to 6:00 pm (times […]

Highland Valley Vineyards Now Open For Tasting

With great pleasure and excitement we announce the opening of the Highland Valley Vineyards tasting room! Opening Labor Day Weekend – No Appointment Necessary   We will be open Labor Day Weekend – Saturday, Sunday and Monday (8/30, 8/31, 9/1) Noon to 6:00pm each day. Following the Labor Day Weekend opening, we will be open […]

Belle Marie Sip & Tour Winery Experience

              Belle Marie Winery Saturdays, 2pm 26312 Mesa Rock Road Escondido, California 92026 Ever wanted to know how grapes are grown and wine is made and the history of winemaking? Taste our premium wines while you have a ‘behind the scenes’ tour  of our Escondido Wine and Culinary Campus.  […]

Dine Out Escondido! restaurants receive awards

                    Our local restaurateurs came over to the Visitors Center to receive State Certificates of Recognition for their participation in Dine Out Escondido! January’s Restaurant Month and for their contribution to creating the excellent culinary experiences available in Escondido. Christina Colt and Arianna Ramos from State […]