Rhino Calf Escondido

San Diego Zoo Global is excited to announce a historic, successful birth of a southern white rhino calf at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park—the conservation organization’s first rhino born following hormone-induced ovulation and artificial insemination. The mother, Victoria, gave birth to a healthy male calf Sunday, July 28, 2019, in the barn at the…

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about town magazine hidden treasure day trip escondido

Escondido offers numerous ways to pass the day BY BRIANNE BROWN | PHOTOS BY Katherine Zimmer SPANISH FOR “HIDDEN,” the city of Escondido is slowly emerging from its hiding spot. The North County inland community is easily accessible from both the I-15 and Highway 78, and a day there could take you anywhere from Lake…

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escondido dixon lake trout derby

The Annual Dixon Lake Trout Derby is on December 6th – 8th. Dixon Lake will be closed to fishing on December 3rd, 4th and 5th in preparation for the fishing derby. Please see the Weekly Fish Report for more information.  Remember that there is a $5 entry fee charged on weekends and holidays. The lake…

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escondido christmas parade

69th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade The Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade is always on the 2nd Saturday in December. This year’s parade will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019. THE PARADE ROUTE The parade starts at Escondido High School and proceeds south on Broadway down to Grape Day Park. Click here for a Google map…

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shop small saturday - escondido

Shop Small Escondido! Shop. Eat. Drink. Play. All day Saturday, November 30, 2019 Small Business Saturday is coming up right after Thanksgiving in historic downtown Escondido! Saturday, November 30, all day! Support your favorite local spots and explore new ones! Small Business Saturday celebrates local and helps you discover the unique and surprising small businesses…

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For family fun this summer, come to Grape Day Park for “Movies in the Park.” Enjoy four beautiful summer evenings in Grape Day Park, while catching outdoor movies that are perfect for the whole family.  The fun begins at 7:00 p.m. with a variety of children’s activities, as well as a snack bar.  Bring a blanket…

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