Palomar Medical Center

Innovate 78

The 78 Corridor is a hub of innovation.

More info . . .

Daley Ranch

Daley Ranch

Located in the northeastern portion of the city, Daley Ranch is a 3,038-acre conservation area.

More info . . .

Dixon Lake

Dixon Lake

Open year-round, Dixon Lake's gates open at 6 a.m. Night fishing is available during summer months.

More info . . .

Lake Wohlford

Lake Wohlford

Open 7 days a week from mid-December through Labor Day weekend and weekends for the rest of the year.

More info . . .

City Hall

City Hall

Located at 201 North Broadway, City Hall provides one-stop shopping for most municipal services.

More info . . .

Recreation Camps


Offers life-enriching recreational programs and activities for people of all ages, from infants to older adults.

More info . . .

Skate Park

Sports Center

Offers something for everyone – skateboarding, inline skating, bike freestyle, soccer and hockey.

More info . . .

Our Fall 2017 Escondido Recreation Guide is now available. The new schedule of classes offers aquatic programs and activities to keep you and your family healthy, fit, and strong through the end of the year. 

The Recreation Guide is filled with energizing programs for preschoolers, youth, teens, adults, and seniors. Activities and classes are offered at convenient locations throughout Escondido’s community. New classes for fall include: Art4Healing®, Sugar Art Workshops, Posture for Life, Basic Flamenco Dance, Water Aerobics, Painting Date, Junior Pop Stars Dance and Sing, Scooter Camps, and more.

Register for recreation classes that fit your lifestyle and stay mentally fit and physically active this fall. To browse the full Recreation Guide and sign-up online, visit the Escondido Recreation website at


Increased Wi-Fi Usage leads to Upgrades to the Downtown Wireless
Our downtown Wi-Fi has been a huge success and its usage continues to grow. We have just increased the bandwidth to keep up with demand. The numbers show the success of this project as our residents are heavily using the free Wi-Fi in the downtown area. 

Safety Concern Leads to Quick Action
A resident contacted City Council this week with a concern for the safety of her hearing impaired child. She has lived in town for while and her son had a close call on their street this week. City staff is working quickly to get street signs in place on her street indicating that a deaf child is in the area. 

Great Coverage from the Coast News Group
The article highlights the exciting new development happening in South Escondido. “An influx of new buildings is introducing a modern vibe to South Escondido’s rustic landscape just as city planners are preparing to roll out draft guidelines for high-quality development that will blend in with the area’s existing structures…” Read the full article here: 

Christ Bible Church Community Event – Grape Day Park
Saturday, August 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Free community event with activities. 

. . . read more

Escondido 2017 Brochure

2017 State of the City Video

Visit Escondido - Explore! Experience! Enjoy!

For info on dining, arts, attractions, craft breweries, wineries, & events, go to

Social Media Links

Facebook   Twitter   Pinterest   YouTube   RSS Feeds

Additional Links . . .

Contact Numbers

Building 760-839-4647
Business License 760-839-4659
City Attorney 760-839-4608
City Clerk 760-839-4617
City Council 760-839-4638
City Hall 760-839-4880
City Manager 760-839-4631
Code Enforcement 760-839-4650
Community Svcs. 760-839-4691
Economic Dev. 760-839-4587
Engineering 760-839-4651
Finance 760-839-4676
Fire 760-839-5400
Graffiti Hotline 760-839-4633
Housing 760-839-4841
Human Resources 760-839-4643
Library 760-839-4684
Neighborhood Svcs. 760-839-4841
Park/Picnic Rentals 760-839-4691
Planning 760-839-4671
Police 760-839-4721
Pothole Hotline 760-839-4349
Public Art Program 760-839-4671
Public Works  760-839-4668
Recreation 760-839-4691
Recycling 760-839-6216
Utilities 760-839-4657
Utility Billing 760-839-4682

Additional Numbers . . .

Water Conservation Update


For more information on Escondido's Water Conservation program, such as FREE landscape classes, click here.


Register Now!

Escondido Recreation - Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

Website Survey

We want your feedback! City staff is beginning the process of redesigning and we'd love to hear from our community. Please take a few moments to fill out the brief survey linked below. Thank you!

Website Survey