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California Center for the Arts: Escondido

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Business hours

Sunday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido is situated on a 12-acre campus in downtown Escondido adjacent to Escondido City Hall and Grape Day Park. The campus is comprised of a 1,523-seat Concert Hall, a 406-seat Center Theater, a visual arts Museum, art and dance studios, and a Conference Center containing meeting and banquet facilities. Groundbreaking occurred on June 22, 1991. Since its opening on October 1, 1994, The Center has attracted more than one-million visitors through its performing and visual arts presentations, events in the Conference Center, and education programs.

Mission Statement

The mission of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido is to enrich the lives of all within its reach through the Arts and their power for community building and enhancement by providing diverse artistic, cultural, educational, social and entertainment experiences of the highest quality.

Ticket Office Windows:
Wednesday - Saturday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Ticket Office Phones:
(800) 988-4253
Tuesday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday - Saturday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Online Ticket Purchases:
www.artcenter.org
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Upcoming events at California Center for the Arts: Escondido

SDYS' International Youth Symphony Concert

Date Tomorrow, 7 p.m.
Cost $10 - $25 buy tickets
Age limit All ages
Event Time Category

Cine En El Parque: 'Selena'

Saturday, Sep. 6
7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Arts

Cine En El Parque: 'The Soloist'

Saturday, Sep. 13
7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Arts

Cine En El Parque: 'School Of Rock'

Saturday, Sep. 20
7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Community

Cine En El Parque: 'Calle 54'

Saturday, Sep. 27
7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Community
Event Time Category

La Santa Cecilia

Friday, Oct. 10
7:30 p.m. Community

Intimate Classics: Sirena Huang, Violin

Sunday, Oct. 19
3 p.m. Community

Jake Shimabukuro

Friday, Oct. 31
7:30 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

Pilobolus

Saturday, Nov. 15
7:30 p.m. Arts

Intimate Classics: Paul Galbraith, Guitar

Sunday, Nov. 23
3 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

Mariachi Sol De Mexico: A Merri-Achi Christmas

Friday, Dec. 5
7:30 p.m. Arts

Pink Martini

Sunday, Dec. 7
7:30 p.m. Arts

Merle Haggard Concert

Wednesday, Dec. 10
7:30 p.m. Arts

Celtic Christmas Celebration: Lúnasa With Karan Casey

Wednesday, Dec. 17
7:30 p.m. Arts

Blind Boys Of Alabama Christmas Show

Tuesday, Dec. 23
7:30 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

The Peking Acrobats

Saturday, Jan. 10
7:30 p.m. Arts

Intimate Classics: Keyboard Conversations® With Jeffrey Siegel

Sunday, Jan. 11
3 p.m. Arts

JazzReach Featuring Metta Quintet

Wednesday, Jan. 21
7 p.m. Arts

Jesse Cook

Saturday, Jan. 24
7:30 p.m. Arts

Alberta Ballet: Fumbling Towards Ecstasy

Sunday, Jan. 25
7:30 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

Intimate Classics: Jiayan Sun, Piano

Sunday, Feb. 1
3 p.m. Arts

Garrison Keillor, Humorist & Author

Thursday, Feb. 5
7:30 p.m. Arts

Harlem Gospel Choir Performance

Sunday, Feb. 15
7:30 p.m. Arts

Venice Baroque Orchestra Performance

Friday, Feb. 27
7:30 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

Kathleen Madigan 'Madigan Again'

Friday, Mar. 6
7:30 p.m. Arts

2Cellos Performance

Tuesday, Mar. 10
7:30 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

The Intimate Classics Series: Han Bin Yoon, Cello

Sunday, May. 3
3 p.m. Arts

'Whose Live Anyway?' Live

Saturday, May. 30
7:30 p.m. Arts

Past events