Oktober Beer Guide

Oceanside is fast becoming a craft beer destination. Nearly a dozen microbreweries will be open by the end of the year. In the overall hoppy forward San Diego beer scene, it’s nice to find some approachable alternatives here in town that emphasize enticing flavor profiles such as brews on tap at Bagby Beer Company, Barrel Republic and Belching Beaver Brewery.

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Asian and Ramen Restaurants in Oceanside

Oceanside has long been known for its beautiful beaches but now that the food scene has evolved, both locals and tourists alike enjoy a huge variety of options including a plethora of Asian restaurants. From Japanese to Vietnamese to Thai, eateries abound will satisfy noodle, sushi and/or curry cravings. Author Jolee Pink discusses three popular Oceanside Asian restaurants.

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Larry's Beach Club Live Music

Live Music in Oceanside

Oceanside is home to tremendous musical talent and an abundance of venues hosting live events. A variety of genres and performance styles can be found across the city on any given night of the week. Oceanside’s live music scene has something for everyone, even those friends with the most eclectic taste. A complete listing of musical events happening within Oceanside can be found on the Visit Oceanside Event Calendar.

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Savory Summer BBQ

Nothing says “Summertime” like savory barbecue! Fortunately for Oceanside, there are three local eateries that offer a good mix of traditional recipes, and a few unique twists! Come for the food, and stay for the Southern Hospitality at Enzo’s BBQ & Ale House, Felix’s BBQ with Soul, and That Boy Good Southern BBQ Joint.

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Oceanside Booking Incentives

Traveling with a Group? NEW Incentive Program Available

Are you planning a family reunion, meeting, wedding, or even a team building excursion? See if your group qualifies for the NEW Oceanside group travel client rewards program. With the “Pick a Perk” program, your group has a chance to receive special incentives or sponsorships for booking your upcoming trip in Oceanside, CA. Let our local, group travel experts help you create a unique itinerary for your special occasion.

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Elevated American Cuisine

Oceanside’s ever-evolving culinary scene is truly special because all of the chefs are friends and work together to help each other out and the community as a whole. This type of camaraderie cultivates the success of city’s exploding restaurant business. Three establishments are leading the way by specializing in elevated American cuisine or as locals refer to it, “flip-flop fine dining”: 608, Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen and Local Tap House & Kitchen.

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The Culture of Surfing at the California Surf Museum

Culture of Surfing Showcased at the California Surf Museum The California Surf Museum chronicles the rich history of surfing through fascinating exhibits, programs and memorabilia. Former board member, Boyd Scofield, shares his insights on how the museum started and the direction that it’s taking with Visit Oceanside’s Guest Blogger, Jolee Pink. About Boyd Scofield: Local Business

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OIFF

Oceanside International Film Festival 2016

Oceanside International Film Festival Get that popcorn popping! Oceanside is hosting its annual International Film Festival on August 7th – 14th. It is the Oceanside festival that officially kicks off a season of various film festivals to be held throughout San Diego County. The Oceanside International Film Festival (OIFF) was originally established in 2009, and offers

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Pokémon Go in Oceanside

Pokémon Go is the newest and most popular augmented reality game taking over the universe. Come find Pokéstops, gyms, and Pokémon while exploring Oceanside. Explore with two trainers as they take you along on four wild adventures near downtown Oceanside and Oceanside Harbor. Let us know some of your favorite Oceanside Pokéstops and we will add them to the interactive map!

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Summer Art Classes for Kids

Looking for fun and imaginative activities to entertain your kids this summer? Make Oceanside’s very own Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, Missus Potts, Oceanside Museum of Art and the First Friday Oceanside Art Walk your family-friendly go-to destinations for your children to channel their inner artists!

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Music at Pier Amphitheatre

Music of Oceanside

Music of Oceanside Engage in the music scene of Oceanside, CA with incoming music festivals such as O’side Outside, FM 94.9 Independence Jam and our Oceanside Spotify playlist. Oceanside has been a hotspot for local artists to showcase their talent for decades. Not only have local restaurants and shops supported the San Diego music scene,

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World Chocolate Day

July 7th is World Chocolate Day! The celebration of this day includes the consumption of large amounts of chocolate. Oceanside has many places where you can get your sugar fix, check out a few of our suggestions on where you can enjoy chocolate morning, noon and night!

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