Roddy Browning

Summertime Wine and At-Home Pickling

Roddy Browning, owner of Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen and the author of our new culinary series “86 the Hot Tea,” offers insight from his experience owning a popular restaurant and farm, with over 20 years of combined experience in wine studies to give an inside look into seasonal food and wine. This month Roddy gives his choice of two great affordable summertime wines, as well as information about pickling left over produce to get the most out of your personal garden.

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San Diego County Summer Birding

The Summer Months in San Diego County bring about fantastic opportunities for birders to observe the local breeding grounds filled with new families of various species, including the endangered California Least Tern. As the Summer continues so does the excitement, with the post-breeding diffusion often resulting in unusual species sightings!

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10 Can’t Miss Events Happening in June

With summer unofficially kicking-off on Memorial Day weekend, we are excited for all of the fun events scheduled for June right here in Oceanside (and a few honorable mentions happening around San Diego County). As the weather starts to heat up, think of Oceanside as your cool Southern California beach escape. Whether you enjoy live music and games, are interested in a unique and bustling art scene, want to soak in the diverse cultures present in Oceanside, enjoy a free movie at the Pier, or just enjoy a day in the sand watching the waves go by Oceanside has got you covered! Check out our list of 10 must see events taking place this month.

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Events to Plan For in The Month of May

May is here, one of the most beautiful months of the year in Oceanside and a perfect time to visit and experience everything this beach city has to offer. Whether you enjoy live music and gourmet food, are interested in a unique and bustling art scene, want to soak in a Pulitzer Prize winning classic at the theatre, rock out to music and get covered in vibrant colors, or just enjoy a day in the sand watching the Beach Soccer Championships, Oceanside has got you covered! Check out our list of wonderful events like these that you can experience during May in Oceanside.

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Spring Birding in San Diego County

Spring time is here, the perfect time to go birding in San Diego County! Beautiful migrating species are arriving, males are out vying for attention with their beautiful songs, females are hard at work building nests, and new parents can be seen feeding and tending to their noisy youngsters. No matter what you’re looking for you are sure to have a good time birding here in San Diego County.

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Team Building Retreats at the Beach

Oceanside is becoming the hub for retreats and team building with its beautiful weather, miles of sandy beaches, and numerous options to eat, play, shop, and stay. Our recent group was Texas Roadhouse who gathered 45 team members to enjoy an awesome team building retreat in Oceanside! Outside of the meeting room, the group bonded through their team-oriented beach boot camp, themed dinners, and exploration of all of the local food and brew spots.

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Oceanside Valentine’s Week Itinerary

To make your Valentine’s Day the best yet Oceanside’s local businesses have partnered up to help you celebrate all things LOVE with tons of special events and deals taking place February 2nd – 14th. Included are a wide variety of activities, attractions, and deals ranging from romantic dining, to a free movie and concert next to the pier, to discounted hotel stays, and everything in-between. We at Visit Oceanside have then created itineraries for ‘The Beach Lovers’, ‘Those Wanting a Relaxed but Sophisticated Valentines Weekend’, ‘The Adventurous and Active’, and ‘The Outgoing and Social’ to help you make the most out of your Valentine’s 2017!

Walking Food Tour

If you enjoy great food Oceanside’s very own Carla and Linda’s Walking Food Tour is the perfect activity for you! With three unique Tour options that cover different parts of Oceanside’s bustling restaurant scene you are sure to have a great time, and you might even find your new favorite place to eat in the process! Book a tour or purchase a gift certificate using Promo Code FUN10 and receive $10 OFF!

Hornblower Cruises & Events

Hornblower Cruises & Events For nearly thirty years, Hornblower Cruises & Events has provided thousands of people a harbor or ocean cruise with spectacular views aboard their dinner cruises, champagne brunch cruises, harbor tours, whale watching adventure cruises and private yacht charters for weddings and corporate events. Savor, indulge and unwind on a Hornblower Cruise, where