“Throughout the planning process, Dana worked tirelessly to match my hotel, transportation, event requirements with Oceanside’s resources. Dana’s dedication, expertise, initiative and recommendations far exceeded my expectations and quickly met my reunion goals. Going forward, I will start any event planning with the team at Visit Oceanside Conference and Visitors Bureau.”
GROUP ROOM RATES FOR LODGING IN OCEANSIDE
One phone call to our Group Travel Department can get you proposals with rates and availability from many Oceanside hotels and vacation rentals. Tell us what you’re looking for and we’ll find the best fit for your group. We’ll contact the properties to arrange room blocks at a group discount and remain your single point of contact throughout the process to ensure streamlined communication.
VENUE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR GROUP EVENTS
Many of Oceanside’s wedding and event venues take advantage of our year-round ideal weather, outdoor lifestyle and coastal location; however, we also have a variety of locations which range from traditional meeting space to one-of-a-kind museums and historical buildings. Oceanside is home to a state-of-the-art conference center featuring a 10,500 square foot exhibit hall.
COMPLIMENTARY EVENT PLANNING ASSISTANCE
The Visit Oceanside Group Travel Department has the region’s resources at our fingertips. Our goal is to provide you with the assistance you need to make your event in Oceanside well-attended, successful and enjoyable. Our event experts have the most trusted professional referrals for catering, transportation, entertainment, event rentals, and many other event services.
ITINERARIES AND GROUP PLANNING SUGGESTIONS
There are so many things to do in and around Oceanside! Get the entire group together for water activities and ocean excursions out of the Harbor; explore by bike or with a photo scavenger hunt; tour our museums and historical landmarks; or for the really adventurous – skydive! With daily stops at our Oceanside Transit Center for Amtrak’s Pacific Surfliner, Metrolink, and San Diego’s regional Coaster and Sprinter, Oceanside is the perfect hub to explore all that Southern California has to offer.
Our Oceanside Visitor Guide will supply your guests with the area information they will need to make the most out of their trip. Visit Oceanside operates the California Welcome Center-Oceanside where visitors can find regional information, maps and directions, discounted attraction tickets, gifts and souvenirs.
START PLANNING YOUR EVENT IN OCEANSIDE TODAY!
Click here to submit an RFP or to request additional information, or feel free to reach out to us directly.
GETTING STARTED? OUR GUIDE MAKES FOR EASY MEETING AND CORPORATE RETREAT PLANNING
Visit Oceanside’s list of area special event and banquet venues, vendor referrals, and local accommodations is one stop shop for meeting 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!
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 ➙
- Recon 50 Military Reunion
“Thank you for your help in working with the Wyndham. The event was a huge success and the facility was beautiful. Your help was instrumental in selecting the perfect venue for our event.”MiraCosta College
“In short order, Dana and Michelle of the Visit Oceanside Conference & Visitors Bureau produced quite an impressive presentation package for our organization. They were able to secure an unheard of hotel group rate and found a great conference venue to meet all requirements for our main event. They are consummate professionals who provide outstanding customer service and went above and beyond far exceeding our expectations. I enthusiastically and highly recommend their services and quality of product in Oceanside.”American GI Forum
“I felt a real partnership with the team at Visit Oceanside and I felt that you were genuinely interested in our group having a terrific experience while visiting Oceanside and participating in the Honor Bowl. Honestly, I couldn’t have planned the trip without you folks at Visit Oceanside. NO detail was too small or too large for you to provide careful insight and suggestions.”Bellevue High School Football
“Dana’s dedication to help us plan and prepare for Race Across America in Oceanside was truly exceptional. She gained the team’s confidence extremely quickly, always going the extra effort to ensure our stay was welcoming while taking time to showcase Oceanside not limited to accommodations, presentation rooms, transportation options and catering.”Team Ruck and Rollers (UK)
“Visit Oceanside CVB has been instrumental in assisting our group…securing vendors and function sites for our VIP group …knows exactly what’s going on in the community… incredibly welcoming and we look forward to returning for many years to come.”IRONMAN XC Executive Challenge
“Oceanside has all of the amenities- a magnificent beach, pier, harbor, dining and lodging- and the most affordable prices on the Pacific Coast… Oceanside is the perfect coastal community.”Race Across America (RAAM) Race Director