Oceanside Events in November
Hang out in O’side this November! With the holidays rapidly approaching, it’s time to enjoy good company, fun events and local shopping. Check out the below happenings to see how you can you join in on the fun this month. Stay in the know by visiting the full Oceanside Event Calendar for more info on future events.
What: San Diego Beer Week is a 10-day celebration of the breweries that make San Diego County the capital of craft beer. Running November 5-14, 2021, events promoting our unique beer culture and world-class brew will be taking place across the county at participating breweries, bars, and restaurants including many right here in Oceanside!
When: November 5th – November 14th, 2021
Where: Oceanside Breweries
More Info: San Diego Beer Week
What: Join riders of all levels and ages while experiencing the best of the Southern California beaches and surf towns as you ride routes of 7, 15, 25, 50 or 100 miles. Everything starts and finishes on the beach at the spectacular venue of the Oceanside Pier with food, music, expo shopping and fun!
Get out and explore our beautiful city by bike! Oceanside is designated a bicycle friendly city by the League of American Bicyclists. Whether you are riding a beach cruiser or collecting miles wearing spandex, Oceanside is a great place to ride a bike. If you’re looking to take your family on an active family vacation or are looking for unique bike tours, considering joining us in Oceanside for this fun ride that’s appropriate for all skill levels.
When: Saturday, November 6, 2021, All Day
Where: Oceanside Pier, 301 The Strand N Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: For detailed information including registration fees, times, and routes, please visit the Bike the Coast website.
What: Join the first annual Valley Arts Festival, a celebration of the vibrant arts & culture in the Oceanside Valley. This free family-friendly festival will feature Native American flute music, Native American blues music, Indian Fry Bread, educational tables, interactive community mural, basket weaving, storytelling, native animal sand & rock painting and more family-friendly activities!
When: Saturday, November 6, 2021, 12pm-3pm
Where: Heritage Park, 220 Peyri Drive Oceanside, CA 92057
More Info: Valley Arts Festival
What: Join Oceanside Adventures and Beach House Winery on the first Saturday of every month for a 90-minute evening cruise aboard a luxurious catamaran through the beautiful Oceanside Harbor. The cruise features an appetizer platter and three tastes of wines from Beach House Winery.
When: Saturday, November 6, 2021, 5pm-6:30pm
Where: 256 Harbor Drive South, Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: Oceanside Whale Watching
What: Explore the exhibitions for free starting at 5:00pm and stay for the free concert with the rockabilly and blues music of The Sea Monks. The music starts and cash bar opens at 6:30pm. Capacity may be limited, and you don’t want to miss a thing! Ensure you’re in by clicking here to secure a free ticket ahead of time.
When: Friday, November 5, 2021, 5pm-9pm
Where: Oceanside Museum of Art, 704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: Music at the Museum
What: Recognized as one of the Top Trots in the country by Runner’s World Magazine and the Los Angeles Times, the trot attracts visitors from 46 States and 460 cities. We invite you to come “move your feet before you eat” this Thanksgiving at Oceanside’s Annual Turkey Trot 5 mile or 5K run/walk. Join one of the fastest growing holiday traditions. Be sure to bring the whole family, as there will be races for everyone. Event offers a costume contest, largest teams competition, fabulous live entertainment on the course and finisher medals for all participants. Free digital photos, medals, shirts, and timing to all registered participants.
When: Thursday, November 25, 2021, All Day
Where: Oceanside Pier, 301 The Strand N Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: O’side Turkey Trot
What: ’Tis the Season to Shop Local is a fun, distinctly local holiday celebration inviting our community to explore Oceanside retail establishments and to shop local this holiday season. This unique and dynamic lineup of holiday programs and events will feature a new digital scavenger hunt, a craft beer and wine tasting event, a makers fair offering handcrafted goods, and a tree lighting celebration — all amid decorated shop windows, the glow of holiday lights and the cheerful sounds of live holiday music and carolers.
When: November 27th – December 12th, 2021
More Info: Tis’ the Season to Shop Local
What: Come discover an array of handcrafted and artisanal goods on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 27-Sunday, Nov. 28 for our Sixth Annual Merry Makers Fair in Downtown Lot 35 at Pier View Way and North Tremont Street, the location of our spring Downtown Oceanside Makers Markets and the Sunset Market Main Stage. This free two-day ‘Tis the Season to Shop Local pop-up market features local and area makers and live holiday music.
- Saturday, November 27th, 2021, 10am-4pm
- Sunday, November 28th, 2021, 10am-2pm
Where: Downtown Oceanside, 311 N Tremont St Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: Merry Makers Fair
What: Join Coomber Craft Wines for an evening of live music, food and wine! There are two time slots that you can reserve, 5:30 to 7pm OR 7:30 to 9pm.
When: Monday – Saturday, 5:30pm and 7:30pm
Where: Coomber Craft Wines, 611 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA 92054
What: Come on out to see hilarious stand-up comedy every Tuesday night at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar! To attend there is a $15 minimum food and/or drink purchase required.
When: Every Tuesday, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Where: Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar, 1704 S. Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: Comedy Night
What: Join Cynthia’s Artistic Expressions every Friday 5:30-7:30pm to “Sip, Paint and Gaze” on the rooftop of the Mission Pacific Resort painting the Oceanside Pier. Tickets are $55 per person and includes all art supplies, instructions, 3 hours of validated parking and a complimentary glass of wine and the best ocean views.
When: Every Friday, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Where: Mission Pacific Hotel, 201 N Myers St, Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: For reservations, please call (760) 655-1332.
What: Explore Sunset Market Day in Downtown Oceanside! This outdoor style festival brings together international food vendors, live entertainment and a children’s area – make an evening of it, stay and eat dinner! The market also includes arts and crafts vendors, making it a wonderful place to purchase the perfect gift or souvenir.
When: Every Thursday excluding Thanksgiving Day, 5pm-9pm
Where: Corner of Pier View Way and Coast Highway, Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054
More Info: Oceanside Sunset Market