Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park

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Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is open to the public weekly, with free entrance. Kids of ALL ages love this park… bring your family, friends, imaginations and cameras! Docents will be on hand for questions on 2nd Saturday dates. *Weather permitting. Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is the only American sculpture garden and the last major international…

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A Day in Escondido by Edible San Diego Magazine

Yay! Check us out in the March/April 2017 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…

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Historic Birth of Southern White Rhino at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

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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 – Features Hidden Treasure: Day Trip In Escondido

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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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Annual Fall-Winter Dixon Lake Trout Derby

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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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69th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade

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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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