daley ranch hiking biking equestrian

Escondido offers some of the best hiking and biking opportunities in San Diego County. With trails for beginning, intermediate, and advanced, exploring is family-friendly and a great way to get some exercise and experience the natural beauty of Southern California. Daley Ranch, Lake Wohlford and Kit Carson Park Naturalist-guided Hikes Daley Ranch Open House Trail…

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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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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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independence day 4th of July at the center

56th Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks Thursday, July 4, 2019 at 4pm Grape Day Park & The Center’s Great Green Join 25,000 patriotic festival-goers for Escondido’s 56th Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks.  This free community event features rockin’ live music by Anthony “Fallbrook Kid” Cullins, Rosa’s Cantina, and UPSTREAM, fabulous food trucks lined…

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Renaissance Faire Escondido Felicita Park

Enjoy the Escondido Renaissance Fantasy Faire over two weekends twice a year! The Escondido Renaissance Faire is a bi-annual event held over two weekends twice a year (Spring and Fall) and has been a tradition for over 15 years! This April 27-28 & May 4-5, 2019 head down to Felicita Park and experience the fun…

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hidden city sounds escondido ccae

Hidden City Sounds Fridays in June, July, August, September 2019 (Includes first Friday in October 2019) Lyric Court, 6 PM- 10 PM Hidden City Sounds is a brand new summer music series will fill the Lyric Court with music every Friday from June 7th to October 4th! Enjoy a different genre of live music each…

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old escondido mothers day home tour

Join the fun on Mothers Day, Sunday, May 12, 2019 for the 22nd Annual Home Tour in Escondido! Tour the interiors and gardens of five historic homes and enjoy refreshments in a lovely patio area. Thousands have enjoyed our Home Tours in the past, many returning year after year. If you haven’t before, we hope…

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