First Responders Night at Cruisin' Grand Escondido

06sep5:00 pm9:00 pmFirst Responders Night at Cruisin' Grand Escondido5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Details

Please join us on Friday, September 6th to honor and celebrate our first responders during First Responders Night at Crusin’ Grand Escondido!

Event highlights include police and fire vehicles on display, take a ride on an Escondido Fire Department engine from 5:30pm to 8pm, a flag will be raised at 6pm on Broadway and Grand, and a parade at 7pm including the 1901 horse drawn fire truck steamer.

In remembrance of 9/11, there will be a 32′ steel girder along with other articles from the World Trade Center on display at Broadway and Grand Ave.

This is a free event, open to the public.

Cruisin’ Grand™ Escondido’s 2019 season is celebrating its 20th Year as the region’s premier weekly classic car cruise.

Every Friday night starting April 5th through September 27th, join the fun at the “Largest Weekly Car Cruise West of the Mississippi.”

visit escondido downtown map - may2019

Plan ahead for parking and restaurants with this downtown Escondido map PDF.

Vintage Auto Show, Cruisin’ Grand™ Escondido™ runs every Friday night downtown on Grand Avenue from April 5th to September 27th from 5-9pm all along Grand Avenue in historic downtown Escondido.

One of the greatest ongoing traditions in San Diego County, Cruisin’ Grand™ Escondido™ runs for six spectacular months. This FREE EVENT brings more than 5000 visitors and car enthusiasts each Friday Night to check out the 500+ cars lining the streets of historic downtown Escondido.

Not only for classic car enthusiasts… everyone enjoys meeting up with friends, bringing the family out and strolling along Grand Avenue, stopping in for a bite at one of our many restaurants and people-watching on those warm summer nights. Each Friday night, awards are given to the most impressive pre-1973, American-made cars. Theme nights include “Fire Truck Night”, “Nitro Night” and “AFX Night.”

For more information, event schedules, car club themes and much more, go to