Escondido is located in Southern California, 30 miles northeast of San Diego. The charming community is surrounded by avocado and citrus groves. More information about Escondido, California.
Barkin Country Estates
18355 Sycamore Creek Road, Escondido
Barkin Country Estates is a 2 ½ acre property with an estate home, large trees, lawns, a pool, and a hot tub. The property is an attractive venue for weddings and events. Wedding rental includes up to 8 hours on the event day as well as rehearsal time.
Belle Marie Winery and Chateau Dragoo
26312 Mesa Rock Rd, Escondido
Belle Marie Winery and Chateau Dragoo offer indoor and outdoor facilities for events. The 5,000 square feet Barrel Room accommodates up to 200 guests. The 3,000 square feet Chateau Cave accommodates up to 180 guests. The 3,000 square feet two story Chateau Knights Court accommodates up to 150 people. The Tuscany Private Reserve Room accommodates up to 40 guests. The outdoor Amphitheater area accommodates up to 220 guests.
Best Western Escondido
1700 Seven Oakes Rd, Escondido
Best Western Escondido is located near the California Center for the Arts and the San Diego Wild Animal Park. The 100 guestroom hotel’s amenities include a business center, a heated pool, and a whirlpool. The hotel has meeting space available for events with up to 80 people.
California Center for the Arts
340 North Escondido Boulevard, Escondido
California Center for the Arts has a conference center with a 9,000 square feet ballroom, a 4,000 square feet foyer, a concert hall, a theater, meeting rooms, and outdoor spaces. The ballroom accommodates up to 1,200 people. The 728 square feet Felicita Room accommodates up to 50 people. The 408 square feet Escondido Room accommodates up to 40 people. The concert hall seats up to 1,500 people for performances, lectures, and conferences. The stage of the concert hall can be used for banquets with up to 230 people. The Center Stage Theater seats performances and events with up to 400 people. The state of the theater can be used for banquets with up to 100 people. The Lyric Courtyard accommodates up to 100 people. The 5,000 square feet Museum Sculpture Courtyard, the one acre Great Green Lawn, and the art and dance studios are also available for events.
Castle Creek Country Club
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8797 Circle R Dr, Escondido
Castle Creek Country Club is located near wineries and Safari Park. The Country Club features an 18 hole golf course and a clubhouse with a bar. The club has three spaces available for wedding ceremonies. The Mesa Grotto accommodates up to 200 guests. The Hill Top accommodates up to 200 guests. The Sunset Deck accommodates up to 150 guests. Additional reception and event facilities are also available.
Castle Creek Inn Resort and Spa
29850 Circle R Way, Escondido
Castle Creek Inn Resort and Spa a European Bavarian style Inn with 7 buildings and 30 guestrooms located on 3.7 acres. The property has spaces available for weddings and other events. The 1,750 square feet Renaissance Room accommodates up to 200 people and is located adjacent to the pool courtyard. The 980 square feet Briarwood Room accommodates up to 100 people and has doors opening to the pool courtyard and a deck. The 2,950 square feet 3 bedroom, 3 bath Villa has an open air deck that accommodates up to 30 people.
Chuck E. Cheese’s – Escondido
624 W Mission Ave, Escondido
Chuck E Cheese’s is a fun place to hold parties for kids with pizza, an arcade, and entertainment. Parties can be reserved in advance or drop ins are also welcome. Chuck E. Cheese’s is also a good place for youth groups, sports teams, and other organizations to hold a celebration.
Cocina Del Charro
525 N Quince St, Escondido
Cocina Del Charro are a pair of family owned Mexican restaurants. The Escondido location has a dividable banquet room that accommodates events with up to 140 people. The San Marcos location can accommodate events with up to 100 people and has a private dining room that accommodates up to 35 people.
1290 West Valley Parkway, Escondido
Comfort Inn is a 93 guestroom hotel located two minutes from the California Center for the Arts. The 93 guestroom hotel features a business center, a fitness center, a heated pool, and a hot tub. The hotel has two meeting rooms available for events.
East Valley Community Center
2245 East Valley Parkway, Escondido
East Valley Community Center is a recreation center with a gym, studios, and meeting rooms. The Center’s facilities are available for parties and other events. The gym holds two basketball courts, two volleyball courts or six badminton courts. The banquet room seats up to 120 people and has access to a kitchen. Three meeting rooms with multimedia equipment are also available for events.
The Escondido Brigantine Seafood Restaurant
W Felicita Ave, Escondido
The Escondido Brigantine Seafood Restaurant is located near the California Center for the Arts. The restaurant has function space available for banquets and events.
Escondido Children’s Museum
380 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido
Escondido Children’s Museum is a place for kids, age 10 and under, and their families to play, learn, and grow. The museum has spaces available for events and birthday party packages are available.
Escondido City Hall
201 North Broadway, Escondido
Escondido City Hall has three spaces available to rent for events. The large meeting room seats up to 130 people and has a patio and kitchen access. The outdoor and fountain dome areas are available for events with up to 200 people each.
Escondido Country Club
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1800 Country Club Lane, Escondido
Escondido Country Club is a semi private golf club with a restaurant, fitness, and tennis facilities. The club’s Mountain View Room and Outdoor Pavilion are available for events with up to 250 guests. The Grand Ballroom is available for events with up to 120 guests.
Felicita County Park
742 Clarence Ln, Escondido
Felicita County Park is a 53 acre park with horseshoe pits, a volleyball court, trails, and playgrounds. The park has picnic tables and barbecues available for events.
Hidden Valley Retreat and Spa
24360 Old Wagon Rd, Escondido
Hidden Valley Retreat and Spa features three buildings on 11 landscaped acres. The property has 2,000 square feet of indoor function space, plus an outdoor stage and amphitheater. The property is available for daytime events with up to 150 guests or overnight events with up to 40 guests.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites San Diego-Escondido
1250 West Valley Parkway, Escondido
Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites San Diego-Escondido features a business center, a fitness center, a pool, and a spa. The hotel has 700 square feet of meeting space and can accommodate events with up to 40 people.
Mingei International Museum
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155 W Grand Ave, Escondido
Mingei International Museum showcases arts and crafts from around the world. The museum has spaces available for events with up to 500 people. The Warren Theater Gallery accommodates up to 175 people. The Cornell Rotunda Gallery and the Founders’ Gallery each accommodate up to 70 people.
Orfila Vineyards and Winery
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13455 San Pasqual Road, Escondido
Orfila Vineyards and Winery is a 70 acre estate with vineyards and a tasting room. The Vineyard Courtyard accommodates up to 300 people and has a large tent pavilion. The Grape Arbor accommodates up to 100 people and features leaf covered trellises. The Barrel Room accommodates up to 60 people.
15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido
Safari Park has several venues available for events. Mombasa Island Pavilion is a slate floored room with a thatched room. Heart of Africa is an outdoor setting with eucalyptus trees, grassy knolls, and roaming herds of giraffes, rhinos, gazelles, and oryx. Samburu Terrace is a terrace located on a secluded vista. Hunte Nairobi Pavilion is a round event area with a 35 foot vaulted ceiling. Malawi and Arusha Picnic Areas are picnic areas with oak trees located between the Elephant Habitat and Lion Camp.
San Diego Wild Animal Park
15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido
San Diego Wild Animal Park is a place to see wild animals in expansive habitats. The park has several settings available for events. Mombasa Island Pavilion is a large wall free room with stone floors and a thatched roof. Hunte Nairobi Pavilion is a large pavilion with 35 feet tall ceilings. Heart of Africa is a grassy knoll surrounded by eucalyptus trees and herds of wild animals. Malawi and Arusha are picnic areas between the Elephant Habitat and Lion Camp. Samburu Terrace is a secluded vista with enchanting views.
The Vineyard at Escondido
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925 San Pasqual Road, Escondido
The Vineyard at Escondido features a golf course, practice greens, a pro shop, a bar, and a restaurant. The clubhouse is available for weddings and other events with 25 to 100 people. Larger events can take place outdoors on the outdoor patio and the greens.
Welk Resort Escondido San Diego
8860 Lawrence Welk Dr, Escondido
Welk Resort Escondido San Diego is a five star resort located on 600 acres with a golf course, a theater, recreation centers, a fitness center, tennis courts, swimming pools, water slides, and spas. The resort’s theater seats performances and events with up to 300 people. The conference room accommodates up to 50 people. Outdoor spaces are available for events with up to 200 people.
Take Home Gifts
Once you decide on a venue for your event, there are lots of other decisions that you will need to make. Here is a suggestion: instead of the usual goody bags, why not send guests home with something that will really provide them with a memory of your event? Photos from one of our photo booths and the always fun flip-books make great take-home souvenirs.
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