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Escondido Chocolate Festival

For The Love Of Chocolate!

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 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, don't miss the 2nd Saturday, Escondido Arts & Culture events downtown!

Neighborhood: North Inland

Historic Downtown Escondido

198 Maple St Plaza
Escondido, CA 92025

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Date & Time

Feb 9, 2019
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Price

$30-$50

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25th Annual Taste of Gaslamp

Jun 15, 2019

Join us for the 25th Annual Taste of Gaslamp presented by Karl Strauss, San Diego's original culinary tour! On Saturday, June 15, 2019, the Gaslamp Quarter will be showcasing the excellent dining options available in our vibrant district. General Admission tickets are $35 pre-sale ($45 day-of) and allow you to sample 25+ different restaurants from 1:00 to 4:00 PM on a self-guided walking tour with a beer garden featuring different brews from the Karl Strauss brewery. But the fun doesn't have to stop then. For only $65 ($75 day-of), you can upgrade to a VIP Ticket and experience 6 additional fine dining restaurants serving larger bite portions with a cocktail at each location, a Gaslamp Goodie Bag and an exclusive VIP reception!

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Tree Dedication in Balboa Park

Apr 26, 2019

Friends of Balboa Park protects, preserve, and enhances Balboa Park for future generations. During the annual Arbor Day celebration, we invite the public to dedicate a tree in this special grove for a one time $500 tax-deductible donation. Your donation will help diversify Balboa Park's tree canopy and help provide cleaner air for all. There are so many benefits of trees, we hope you'll join us in celebrating National Arbor Day in Balboa Park.

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Little Italy Mercato: Farmers' Market

Dec 29, 2018 - ongoing

Come stroll through the Little Italy Mercato Farmers’ Market every Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., where over 200 tents line W. Date Street from Kettner Boulevard to Front Street. The options are endless—you can enjoy an incredible selection of farm fresh produce, pastured eggs and poultry, meat, fish, flowers, local artisan food and more! Find food purveyors with sauces and relish, oysters, coffee beans, spices and more, and plants including orchids, fresh flowers, and bedding plants. Dine on crepes, paninis, green smoothies, lemonade and local chefs’ specialties best enjoyed with our live music. Visitors come from all over the world to indulge in our farmers’ market, whether it’s to get a taste of the just-caught sea urchin or to simply soak in the beautiful atmosphere. Mangia Bene!

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Julian Woman's Club Wildflower Show

May 3 - May 5, 2019

The show is free to the public.The Julian Wildflower Show has been an historical event for over 91 years. Because of Julian’s mountain valley location, bordering a national forest and close to the Anza-Borrego State Park, we have 855 species of plants within 25 miles of town, many of which were used for health an

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Events

25th Annual Taste of Gaslamp

Jun 15, 2019
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Tree Dedication in Balboa Park

Apr 26, 2019
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Little Italy Mercato: Farmers' Market

Dec 29, 2018 - ongoing
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Julian Woman's Club Wildflower Show

May 3 - May 5, 2019
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