Are you looking for some quick hikes in and around Oceanside? If so, check out our handy-dandy overview of some easily accessible local trails and hikes that offer a chance to enjoy the great weather and natural beauty of Southern California without requiring a grueling and difficult trek! From the beautiful and smooth trails around Guajome Lake, to the 7.2 mile bike friendly San Luis Rey River Trail, to the nature reserve at Batiquitos Lagoon, there’s plenty of beautiful options to choose from!
Oceanside is a very pet-friendly community. Check out the latest information on things to do with your dog or places that you can eat where pets are welcome.
The Holidays are a time for family, togetherness, and joy. The holidays also bring about a long list of things to prepare for, whether it be gifts to buy, hotel reservations to make, or food to cook. With so much to do, sometimes having to make a Christmas meal can fall to the bottom of your list. If you are considering eating out these upcoming holidays take a look at this list of some Oceanside Restaurants open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, and New Years Day.
With Halloween fast approaching there is no better place to celebrate than Oceanside! Put on your most ghoulish attire and check out these fantastic Halloween events! There is something spooktacular for everyone in your family.
Kids Free October is back! This month long celebration invites you to experience some of Oceanside and San Diego County’s best attractions, tours, museums and more at discounted rates. There is sure to be something for everyone! To help you plan your own family celebration check out our list of attractions, museums, tours and more that are participating in this year’s Kids Free October.
California Surf Museum: Kids Free in October Visit the California Surf Museum where the permanent collection chronicles the history of surfboards and wave-riding along with many revolving exhibits each year such as the Bethany Hamilton’s shark-bitten board. In its current facility, it houses a rare set of archives and collections gathered over more than 30
Oceanside Museum of Art: Kids Free in October Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA) explores new, relevant, and historical art of Southern California. Like art itself, OMA is always fresh, sometimes edgy, sometimes traditional, and frequently unexpected. Among the exhibitions open in October is Brian Kesinger: Dream it Yourself which is sure to be a family
There’s no better way to end your day then with one of Oceanside’s legendary sunsets! For the best views check out these six amazing locations that are sure to take your breath away.
Give dad a Father’s Day to remember right here in Oceanside! Enjoy fun activities like dining at one of our many fantastic restaurants, taking in the local wildlife on a whale watching cruise or just relaxing and catching some sun while playing a round of golf with the fam.
Wow your mom this Mother’s Day by planning the perfect day to celebrate all that she does. Mother’s Day may be virtual this year, but there are plenty of ways to pamper mom and support local businesses at the same time. Check out this list of ideas to make her day special.
Oceanside is finding innovative ways to stay connected and bring our O’riginal vibe to your screen! Virtually experience the City of Oceanside and our surrounding county through fun activations and engaging activities hosted by some of our favorite SoCal landmarks and talented community members! Check out our round-up of events you can enjoy from home.
Craving bruschetta, ravioli or tiramisu? There’s no shortage of outstanding Italian spots in town. Here are some of the best restaurants to find amazing Italian fare in Oceanside.
The 9th annual cinematic celebration in Oceanside is back! With a schedule packed full of can’t miss film premiers, a panel discussion with members of Animal Kingdom, discussions with award winning filmmaker Taylor Steele and actress Joanna Cassidy, and much more! To help you plan out your festival experience check out our list of a few can’t miss moments happening at this year’s Oceanside International Film Festival.
Surf culture is born and bred in Oceanside. It is no surprise that the hand-crafted artisan spirit has spilled over into the surfboard shaping industry. Discover the dozens of talented surfboard shapers that make up Oceanside’s very own “Shaper’s Alley.”
Planning a trip to San Diego? Oceanside is the perfect place to start your trip from! With a Transit Center located right in the heart of downtown O’side, you can avoid the the headache of driving and instead relax on the Coaster train straight into downtown San Diego. Getting there couldn’t be easier, just follow these helpful tips!
Oceanside is home to a wide variety of summer concerts that take advantage of Oceanside’s beautiful venues and wonderful weather. Whether it be a free concert in one of Oceanside’s many beautiful parks, or a large concert with top musical talent at the Pier Amphitheatre, Oceanside has got you covered!