Places to go in Julian

Julian Events

Julian Certified Farmers' Market

Wynola Farms Marketplace

Sunday, August 19, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Julian Grape Stomp Festa

Julian Grape Stomp Festa

Menghini Winery

Saturday, September 1, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Julian Music Festival

Julian Music Festival

Menghini Winery

Saturday, September 15, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Stained Glass Workshop

Stained Glass Workshop

Ilan Lael

Saturday, September 22, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Julian News & Stories

Highway 79 at botanist speed

Water is fate for microclimates

From Temecula, to Aguanga, Warner Springs, Julian, Lake Cuyamaca, and Descanso, Highway 79 winds, climbs, and wiggles 82 miles through deserts, mountains, foothills, valleys, and oases. Two botanists are showing me the entirety of Highway ...

Thirsty for sunshine

Five outdoor brewery destinations for the summer

Long summer days mean opportunities for drinking outdoors. Here are the top five brewery destinations to catch fresh air and sunshine with your craft beers this summer Eppig Brewing Waterfront Biergarten 2817 Dickens Street, Shelter ...

Cheers for badger den near Julian

Years spent tracking “species of special concern”

As I glance in the passenger-side rearview mirror, a dusty plume billows behind us, brightly lit by the low morning sun. Next to me in the driver’s seat, Shannon Quigley-Raymond guides her car along winding ...

Part of Cuyamaca spared by 2003 Cedar Fire

East Mesa's grassland is non-native

In 1923, wealthy Beverly Hills residents Ralph and Helen Dyar purchased 20,000 acres of the original 35,500-acre Rancho Cuyamaca Spanish land grant and built their summer home near what is now the Park’s Visitor Center ...

Cider house rules are for fools

Julian fermenter says fruit origin irrelevant — "We make fresh cider"

Founded in its namesake mountain town, Julian Hard Cider has been a local company since its inception in 2009, with a tasting room just outside of Julian, in Wynola. However, the bulk of its cider ...

Julian Photos

Hot weather combined with the drought ...

Katherine's daughter, Anna, still excited to ...

Signpost in Julian


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