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California Center for the Arts: Escondido

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:
- Tuesday - Saturday: Noon - 6 p.m.
- Sunday: Noon - 6 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:
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Upcoming event at California Center for the Arts: Escondido

Shen Yun 2019 - Escondido

  • Today, 1:30 p.m.
  • Shen Yun is a classical Chinese dance extravaganza that seems to be all about twirling sleeves and hypnotic music. But the long-running show is actually a story about the struggle of China's controversial Falun Gong spiritual practice. The Shen Yun performance group's mission is to raise funds and tell the mostly unknown story of Falun Gong, which the Communist Party tried to eradicate in 1999. But whether or not you ... Read more

All upcoming events at California Center for the Arts: Escondido

'Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs Of Ansel Adams' & 'Wendy Maruyama: Executive Order 9066'Starts January 12, 2019

Shen Yun 2019 - EscondidoToday

'The Best Of Motown'Today

Gina ChavezFebruary 28, 2019

Concert Of The AmericasMarch 10, 2019

Romance: En Pointe!April 27, 2019

Lila DownsMay 11, 2019

Past events

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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.

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