Arts & Entertainment

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Arts & Entertainment – Escondido is a great place to experience a wide variety arts, museums, theater, historical and educational fun and entertainment! You’ll enjoy everything from concert venues to black box theatre performances and large stage productions. There are many galleries in the historic downtown area and 19 stops on the Self-Guided Public Art walking tour!

Our unique museums offer fun and educationally interactive experiences for kids and adults. There are also many opportunities to take art, glass blowing and dance classes… bring your friends, get creative and enjoy a new group activity!

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Escondido may mean “hidden” but it’s no secret that there’s a lot going on here! Located just 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego and 20 minutes from the coast, Escondido is home to major attractions, beautiful wineries, craft breweries, unique arts and theatre, delicious culinary experiences and a charming historic downtown. Enjoy our beautiful climate with year-round golfing, hiking, biking, fishing, and fantastic events!