Star Theater

The Star Theatre is a non-profit community theatre located in heart of downtown North County San Diego in Oceanside. This theatre is family-owned and was built in 1956. The Star Theatre Company has been producing theatre for 30 years, as well as providing a safe environment for youth and adults for over two decades.
402 N Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 721-9983

Heritage Park Village Museum

Nestled among the rolling hills of historic Oceanside Valley, Heritage Park features the original buildings of downtown Oceanside . These original structures date from the turn of the century and feature the City’s first General Store, the Blacksmith Shop & Livery Stable, the Portola Inn, the old city jail, a doctor’s office, Libby School and The Blade Newspaper.  The charm of yesteryear is beautifully captured in this historic park which serves as a dramatic backdrop for special events, education programs, and social gatherings of all kinds.

Detailed guided tours are offered weekends during the summer months.

220 Peyri Drive
Oceanside, CA 92057
(760) 439-0995

Museum of Making Music

The mission of the Museum of Making Music is to celebrate the rich history and encourage the future of music making.

The Museum of Making Music explores the multifaceted history of the American music products industry from its beginnings in the 1890s to today. The Museum tells stories of hard work, challenge, inspiration and pioneering innovation, and reveals the profound relationship between the industry, popular music, and global culture.

5790 Armada Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(877) 551-9976


Located in northeast Oceanside, the communities of Arrowood are situated on hills complete with amazing views of North County. This is a fast-growing community with homes ranging from mid-prices to estate living. Visitors and locals enjoy the Arrowood Golf Course, a championship golf course open to the public, offering a distinctive experience in peaceful surroundings.  Designer Ted Robinson Jr. has created a stunning course that integrates the natural beauty of adjacent riparian habitat with the drama of his signature water features.

Rancho Del Oro

The villages of Rancho Del Oro make-up the heart of Oceanside. This has been a part of an aggressive development plan for Oceanside that comprises beautiful new homes, a corporate park as well plans for an impressive community park, El Corazon, that will offer bike trails, outdoor amphitheater, soccer fields, baseball fields and more. Notable companies within the business park are Genentech, Ashworth, and Robert Mann Packaging. Beautiful rolling hills integrate new Oceanside with historic Oceanside, representing our rich culture and heritage. These icons include Heritage Park and the largest of the California Missions, Mission San Luis Rey. Visitors and locals alike enjoy this architectural beauty in its peaceful surroundings.

Henie Hills

The history of Henie Hills dates back to 1939, when Olympic skating medalist and movie star Sonja Henie and her brother, Leif, bought some 1,600 acres of untouched, coastal property.  The two built a retreat, a 3,600 sq.ft ranch style home, for friends, family and Hollywood stars to escape the madness of the city.  When more folks found out about the coastal retreat know as Oceanside, Henie Hills was developed.  Homes in Henie Hills estates must adhere to minimum standards of square footage and lot size.  This makes sure that these large, view lots remain some of the most desirable in Oceanside.

Fire Mountain

A beautiful elevated community in Oceanside, Fire Mountain is filled with custom homes, ocean views, complete with larger lots. The Friends of Fire Mountain are neighbors and community members who enjoy the semi-rural atmosphere of Fire Mountain and want to keep it a place where we love to live and work. They are interested in open space, gardening, healthy families and information exchange.