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 […]

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 eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and has grown to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Belle Marie Winery’s 17th Anniversary Celebration

It’s our 17th Anniversary and we invite you to celebrate with us on Saturday, the 15th from 11:00am – 5:00pm! We will be pouring some or our Limited Reserve Reds and our new Summertime Whites! Buy two bottles and receive a complimentary reusable wine tote! Bring the family, your furry friends and a picnic and […]

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!, […]

Escondido Tamale Festival Is Back!

The Escondido Tamale Festival will be back for its third year on Saturday, November 11, 2017! Check back often for updated info :-))) Join the delicious fun at Escondido’s Tamale Festival in Grape Day Park on Saturday, November 11, 2017. Enjoy free admission, great food, craft beer and wine to purchase, entertainment, competitions (including the […]

For The Love Of Chocolate Escondido Festival

Bring your sweetheart or just your sweet tooth to beautiful Downtown Escondido to enjoy the “For The Love of Chocolate” Escondido Chocolate Festival.  Stroll through Downtown Escondido’s various designated restaurants, shops and spas while sampling chocolates paired with local fine wines and craft beers.  Take a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride down Historic Grand Avenue. Plus, […]