California Center for the Arts, Escondido, Escondido

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Art Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The California Center for the Arts, Escondido is the cultural center of North San Diego County. The Center's campus includes a 1,523-seat Concert Hall, a 404-seat Center Theater, a contemporary art museum, art and dance studios, and a conference center with meeting and banquet facilities. The Center also runs an extensive education program and produces free community events, such as the Jazz Jam Sessions, Holiday Tree Lighting, Day of the Dead, 4th of July and WOW First Wednesdays performances.

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  • Wow! The current exhibit by artists inspired by Frido Kahlo is great fun and educational. In Covid-19 this museum is limiting the number of visitors and taking temperature checks upon arrival. There....  more »
  • The best venue. Great space for company events. Saw Patton Oswalt in their large theater- probably the best comedy show ever in a great hall. This place is San Diego‚Äôs best kept secret. It makes the.....  more »
  • We had never been to this location before but attended a grad school graduation here recently. It was a fantastic venue with great views on all levels. Easy to park, get in, and get it quickly and efficiently. We will definitely attend more events here.
  • I have enjoyed being on stage and in the audience. Beautiful. All seats are great and productions top notch.

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