September 22, 2022

2022 Fire and Water Expo

This Saturday, September 24, the Escondido Fire Department and Rincon Del Diablo Water District's Fire and Water Expo/Open House will take place at Fire Station #4, located next to Kit Carson Park. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will be a fun and informative event for the whole family.

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September 15, 2022

Clean Up Day at Dixon Lake

I Love A Clean San Diego and the City of Escondido Recycling Division are co-hosting Coastal Cleanup Day at Dixon Lake this Saturday, September 17, from 9 a.m. to noon. In addition to collecting trash and recyclables along shorelines, creek paths, and surrounding trails, volunteers will fill out data cards identifying the litter. Each group picks its card carrier, who will tally everything the group collects. Bags, gloves, and water will be provided, but we encourage participants to bring their own reusable gloves and water bottles. Please wear closed-toe shoes. Advance registration is preferred. For complete details and to register online, please visit

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September 8, 2022

High Heat and Rain Event

As the excessive heat warning continues for all of San Diego County through the week, the City reminds the public that the following facilities have been designated as Cool Zones. For a full list of Cool Zones around the County, visit:

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September 1, 2022

Labor Day

Happy Labor Day, Escondido. City facilities will be closed on Monday, September 5 in observance of the holiday. Emergency services are always available.


Cool Zones for High Heat Event

The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for all of San Diego County, through Sunday, September 4. With the extremely hot weather in our forecast, the City of Escondido reminds the public that the following facilities have been designated as Cool Zones:

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