Places to go in Valley Center

Valley Center Events

Spring Food Truck Festival

Spring Food Truck Festival

Bates Nut Farm

Saturday, April 27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Arts, Crafts and Vintage Market

Arts, Crafts and Vintage Market

Bates Nut Farm

Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Arts, Crafts and Vintage Market

Arts, Crafts and Vintage Market

Bates Nut Farm

Sunday, April 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Gary Clark Jr.

Gary Clark Jr.

Harrah's Resort Southern California

Wednesday, May 22, 7:30 p.m.

Valley Center News & Stories

Ranch Guejito opens doors to San Diego mountain bikers

Dirt roads were used by the original ranch hands circa 1845.

On Saturday, March 16th, the San Diego Mountain Bike Association’s Ride the Rancho event gave cyclists a rare opportunity to explore a property where visitors are seldom permitted, Rancho Guejito. The ranch is an enormous ...

Oranges split in Valley Center, Fallbrook, Escondido

Farmers market vendors blame rain

Orange tree owners from Valley Center and Escondido took to social media to vent about their fruit splitting. “What caused the spitting this year?” questioned one woman from Escondido on February 11. “My other citrus ...

Double rainbows over downtown San Diego

Alexander's band helps

In the last couple of weeks, the elusive “double rainbows” have been spotted throughout San Diego County. “It was surreal,” said Chris Mannerino, “On February 5, I saw it out of my new office and ...

Nine miles from nearest bus stop

Twelve Tribes branch in Valley Center

“Could you let me off at Lilac Road?” That’s me, asking the driver of the 388 as we climb through the hills and orange orchards of Valley Center Road, northeast of Escondido. “Just in time,” ...

Jury selection begins for David Leroy Lucero Jr

Sparks will fly when his father is in the witness box

Jury selection continues Monday, March 19 in the much-delayed trial of David Leroy Lucero Jr., now 33, who is accused of murdering his mother eight years ago, in the home they shared in Valley Center. ...

Valley Center Photos

Tiffany St. Ives' ranch in Valley ...

Storm's A Comin. Bate's Nut Farm. ...

Nate's But Farm. Er...Bates Nut Farm.Valley ...

Pumpkin Jumping, Bates Nut Farm