Must Do March Events in O’side

Spring has sprung in Oceanside, and March is buzzing! Flowers are blooming everywhere, even the famous Flower Fields are putting on a show. But there’s more! Jam to live music, catch a theatre show, or dance at a St. Patrick’s party. It’s the perfect time to visit with so much fun packed into one month. Whatever you’re into, Oceanside’s got your spring vibes sorted!

To see the rest of the events taking place this month and beyond be sure to visit the Oceanside Event Calendar.

What: The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch are back! From March 1st – May 8th, come to Carlsbad Ranch and take in the beautiful sights and smells that come from over 50 acres of vibrant blooming flowers! Special events such as concerts and workshops will be taking place throughout the time the fields are open

When:  March 1-May 8, 2024 Various Times

Where: Carlsbad Ranch, 5704 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008

More Info: The Flower Fields Calendar of Events

What: Directed by Kevin “Blax” Burroughs, the Southern California Premiere of Chicken & Biscuits by Douglas Lyons March 8 through March 24, reveals the rivalry between sisters Baneatta and Beverly when they come together to bury their father. Between Beverly’s flaunting of her “blessings” at the chapel, the accompaniment of Baneatta’s son by his neurotic Jewish boyfriend of whom she disapproves, and Beverly’s overly inquisitive daughter poking into everyone’s business, the family is not so sure they can make it through the day without killing one another! 

When: March 15-18, 22-24, 2024, Multiple Showings

Where: Oceanside Theatre Company At The Brooks, 217 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA

More Info: Oceanside Theatre Company

What: Head to Seahive Marketplace for great group of vendors with everything from vintage clothing, handmade accessories, local artisan and SO much more! Vendors will be set up from 10:30am-3pm. Order a fresh pressed juice and hangout and enjoy live music!

When: Saturday, March 16, 2024, 10:30am-3pm

Where: Seahive Marketplace, 1555 S Coast Highway Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Seahive Marketplace

What: Let the St. Paddy’s celebration commence! We are celebrating with the release of some new merch, and our friends from Body Art Bus will be hanging outside if you want to get inked with some permanent good luck .

When: Sunday, March 17, 2024, 12pm-11pm

Where: Black Plague Oceanside, 2550 Jason Court, Oceanside, CA. 92054

More Info: Black Plague

What: Celebrate St Patrick’s Day all weekend long at Heritage Barbecue and Beer! Enjoy Live Music Thursday, Friday and Saturday night along with St Patrick’s Day Specials Saturday & Sunday!

When: Saturday-Sunday, March 16-17, 2024, 11am-11pm

Where: Heritage Barbecue and Beer, 2002 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Heritage Barbecue and Beer

What: Join Pour House for the best St Paddy’s Day party this side of Killarney! SD’s most popular Irish band, Blindfold Monks, perform classic & original music from the Emerald Isle. It’s a heady mix of acoustic folk & rock, all delivered with David Lally’s charming & disarming lilt. So wear your green and get ready to dance and celebrate in true Irish fashion! 

When: Sunday, March 17, 2024, 5pm-Close

Where: Pour House, 1903 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Pour House

What: Culinary stars align in Oceanside! A toast to Matsu 松 as they host a sold-out dinner extravaganza featuring the famed LA Chef Jon Yao.  The Salty Mag and Visit Oceanside are bringing together a dream team with the Michelin-starred maestro of Kato Restaurant, alongside mixology wizards Austin Hennelly & Han Suk Cho, all in collaboration with Matsu’s Chef William Eick. Here’s to the gathering of culinary giants and cocktail virtuosos in O’side!

When: Monday, March 18, 2024, 5pm – 8pm

Where: Matsu, 626 South Tremont St, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Matsu

What: Join Oceanside Museum of Art for Taste of Art, live figure in motion will be the inspiration for this art experience. A variety of media will be provided to create movement and mood. Create a series of drawings with one or more to evolve into a finished work of art.

When: Friday, March 22, 2024, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Where: Oceanside Museum of Art, 704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Oceanside Museum of Art

What: The 12th Annual Chamorro Cultural Festival Relocates to Oceanside presented by Che’lu. This festival will include delicious island food, entertainment, cultural workshops, and shopping! Bring the entire family!

When: Saturday, March 23, 2024, 10am – 6pm

Where: Junior Seau Pier Amphitheatre, 301 The Strand, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Che’Lu

What: Join The Buena Vista Nature Center for an Afternoon Movie viewing of The Big Year, the 2011 comedy starring Owen Wilson, Jack Black, and Steve Martin. These 3 avid birding enthusiasts dash around North America to pursue their goal of seeing the greatest number of bird species within a single calendar year. This movie is rated PG and free to the public.

When: Monday, March 30, 2024, 1pm – 3pm

Where: Matsu, 626 South Tremont St, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Buena Vista Nature Center

What: The City of Oceanside’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 4pm and is FREE for children ages 3-11.  This family-friendly event will include candy, prizes, entertainment, and of course, a special guest appearance by the Easter Bunny! Don’t forget to bring your own bag or Easter basket!

When: Friday, March 29, 2024, 4pm-7pm

Where: Mance Buchanon Park, 425 College Blvd. Oceanside CA 92054

More Info: City of Oceanside

What: Join  LLL Reptile for an easter celebration featuring games and raffles, animals on display, fun for the entire family! 

When: Saturday, March 30, 2024, 11:30am-6pm

Where: LLL Reptile, 700 Seagaze Dr, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: LLL Repitle

What: Every last Saturday of the month  Mystic Soul Ritual Shop invites local artists to set up shop in Artist Alley. This vibrant community of artists will showcase their beautiful creations and offer them for sale to the public. You’ll find everything from paintings and sculptures to handmade jewelry and unique crafts.

When: Saturday, March 30, 2024, 12pm-6pm

Where: Mystic Soul Ritual Shop, 212 Artist Alley E, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Mystic Soul

Published: February 24, 2024

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