Downtown Escondido and Grape Day Park
Grape Day started in 1908 as a way to celebrate Escondido's grape harvest and promote the city. It flourished until 1950 and was revived by the Escondido History Center in 1996. Each year in October*, our community comes together to celebrate Grape Day.
Schedule of Events
Escondido Sunrise Rotary Grape Day 5K
This 5K fun run is for everyone from elite runners to casual walkers. For more information and to register go to www.escondidosunriserotary.org.
Grape Day Festival, Grape Day Park
*There will not be a festival in 2018.
The Grape Day Festival includes live entertainment, kids’ activities, grape stomping, food trucks, and fun for the whole family. Go to www.escondidohistory.org for more information.