Planning a family reunion or multi-family gathering in Southern California? Come to Oceanside in sunny San Diego!
It is time to unplug and reconnect with your family and friends in Oceanside, San Diego’s North Shore. With beautiful year-round weather, it is the perfect location for an enjoyable family vacation. Relax in our beautiful beach town featuring California’s longest wooden pier, Historic Mission and more! Oceanside is ideal for families looking to explore Southern California due to its central location to both Los Angeles and San Diego. In just a short drive or train ride, you and your family can experience the best of Southern California- from the beaches to the vineyards, historical landmarks and major attractions; including: LEGOLAND California Resort, Disneyland Park and California Adventure, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego.
Top Reasons to choose Oceanside for your Southern California Family Reunion
- Over 500 vacation rentals and hotels featuring full-kitchen suites for extended family stays.
- 3.5 miles of sandy beaches with fire pits, picnic benches, and play structures.
- Cape-cod harbor with shopping, restaurants, boat rentals, ice cream, and a sweet shop!
- Whale Watching and fishing trips.
- Historical points of interest available for the educational experience.
GETTING STARTED? OUR GUIDE MAKES FOR EASY GATHERING AND SPECIAL EVENT PLANNING
Visit Oceanside’s list of area special event and banquet venues, vendor referrals, and local accommodations is one stop shop for event information. This guide includes Oceanside’s venues categorized by type and includes capacity details, contact information, and catering options. The guide also includes group dining locations and activities and excursions for groups and outings!
TALK TO OUR DESTINATION CONSULTANTS AND RECEIVE PERSONAL EVENT PLANNING ADVICE
Let our local destination experts at Visit Oceanside help you save time and money with your family gathering by providing complimentary assistance with your group accommodations, activities for all ages, discount attraction tickets, and event planning. Ask Us a Question about Planning your Family Reunion➙
LOOKING FOR FAMILY ACTIVITIES IN OCEANSIDE?
Oceanside has so many wonderful attractions, events, activities, restaurants and shops for you to see, play, explore and experience! We compiled 125 of our top favorites.
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MAKE YOUR FIRST STOP THE ONLY CALIFORNIA WELCOME CENTER IN SAN DIEGO
The California Welcome Center in Oceanside receives more than 80,000 visitors each year and has a fantastic group of volunteers that are enthusiastic and eager to provide helpful information and tips to you and your group when exploring Oceanside and San Diego County. Stop by for discounted attraction tickets, maps, and souvenirs. See what’s up at the CWC➙
RECEIVE FREE INCENTIVES WHEN BOOKING YOUR OVERNIGHT STAY IN OCEANSIDE
When you book your group accommodations in Oceanside you may qualify for our “Pick A Perk” promotion! New customers with 10 or more rooms booked, arriving before July 1, 2017, may be eligible to receive a sponsorship towards Oceanside services and activities, shuttle transportation, or a Visa or an American Express gift card! For details, click to view our Pick a Perk deals and to see if your date qualifies! Click here to Pick Your Perk ➙
WATCH THIS WEBISODE OF A FAMILY REUNION IN OCEANSIDE
“The information you gave on phone answering all my questions and the emailed information is excellent! I am so thankful for all I have learned about San Diego and Oceanside and will definitely put the info you gave to a very good use when we do travel there at a later date. You have been an amazing resource! Thank you so much! – Judith