1290 West Valley Pkwy.
Escondido, CA 92029
Phone: (760) 489-1010
Fax: (760) 489-7847
This is the premier place for culture in all of North County. The Broadway-style theater hosts up to 60 performances each season with guests such as Barishnykov, Stomp and Broadway musicals. Meanwhile, the museum features more than 9,000 square feet of galleries as well as an outdoor area called "Lyric Court". The focus is on 20th-century visual arts with contemporary flair. Exhibitions change frequently. Private party and reception facilities are available.
This community theatre presents a variety of performances, including dramas, comedies, and Broadway.
A repertory theatre company that presents unique performances, with music and lyrics added to many of the stories, in a beautiful 72 seat theater. This theatre also presents 12 art shows per year by local artists.
It's no gimmick! Edwards Stadium 18 truly has 18 separate movie screens in one massive complex. Located along the infamous Restaurant Row in San Marcos, this popular stadium cinema is difficult to miss with the enormous, brightly lit sign and crowds lining up at the outdoor box office. Inside the theater complex, there are three separate snack bars. In addition, self-service stations line the halls where movie fanatics may help themselves to popcorn butter or hot dog toppings.
First-run Hollywood movies and critically acclaimed films are shown at this cinema that also features comfortable seating and a large concession stand.
American television entertainment icon Lawrence Welk built this resort in the early 1960s and it is still producing Broadway-style extravaganzas every weekend. Dinner-theater packages are available on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday nights. Dinner begins at 5:30p and the curtain rises promptly at 8p. Luncheons and matinee performances are also offered. About 45 minutes from downtown, the theater boasts lavish sets and extraordinary costumes that make the drive well worth the effort. Call ahead for exact timings.
Are you looking for local performing arts entertainment during your visit to San Diego? Experience first-class drama at this modern performing arts center, located in Poway and adjoined to Poway High School. The center is over 45,000 square feet with 815 seats and top-notch acoustics. Frequent performances include professional concerts, dance theater and dramatic productions. Ticket prices and hours vary according to the event. Call for current production information.
Brengle Terrace Park (located in Northern San Diego County) is home to this outdoor theater, with 560 permanent seats and the ability to seat 1,500 more on the grass. The theater has been known to showcase Broadway musicals with full-scale productions of 'Evita' and 'West Side Story'. While the entertainment is top-notch, the outdoor atmosphere is more relaxed than a formal theater. The facility allows picnics and beverages. Patrons may bring their own goodies; there are also concession stands.
Located in downtown Vista, Avo Playhouse theater showcases local talent, hosting productions from performing arts academies and community groups. The theater features an outside decor of large purple planters, with a flowing fountain just across the street. Pictures of recent performances are displayed at the front of the building. Just inside, a small reception area leads to the traditional-style theater, which seats nearly 400 people. Tickets may be purchased in advance, by calling the theater, or one hour prior to show time.
A space that blends the best of altruism and entertainment, Encinitas Elks Lodge #2243 is a premier venue in the city. If you though lodges were only for the senior citizens, then think again. This lodge boasts a popular Happy Hour, live music, Bingo nights, and a good drinks and food menu. Do drop by here when in the city to have a guaranteed fun time.
The Poway's Community Theater is a great way to experience and partake in plays and musicals that add some variety and excitement to life. Most of the well-known plays here tell an epic story of romance, humor, tragedy or heroes. The musical shows composed of highly talented characters will generate in you love for music. If you decide on taking some time-out this weekend, catch an impressive show at Poway's community theater. Note that the theater does not accept credit cards. For more details on current events and shows, do visit the website or call ahead.
One of the excellent facilities managed by Del Mar Fairgrounds, the Del Mar Horsepark is a prominent equestrian facility in the region. Spread over 65 acres (26.3 hectares), this facility boasts a grass jumping stadium with a capacity for 1320, a sheltered arena, four show rings, show stalls, and much more. See the website to know more.