September 07, 2013 - September 07, 2013 - CONFIRMED!
From Grape Day Festival Website:
For early birds, the Grape Day 5k fun run at 7:30 is the way to start your day.
The short Grape Day Parade begins at 9:30 on Grand Avenue and travels from Escondido Blvd to Juniper. It includes marching bands, walking groups, equestrians and historic automobiles.
The festival in the park is from 9:30 until 4pm. It features grape stomping, free grapes provided by Jimbo's Naturally, an entertainment stage, vendor booths, fun zone, contests, demonstrations, international food court, demonstrations,
wine and craft beer tasting pavillion, and more!
Grape Day started in 1908 as a way to celebrate Escondido's grape harvest and promote the city. It flourished until 1950, and then was revived by the History Center in 1996.