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: 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 4, 2023, 6:50am-5pm

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 4, 2023, 11am-4pm

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 4, 2023, 5pm-6:30pm

Where: 256 Harbor Drive South, Oceanside, CA 92054

More InfoOceanside Whale Watching

What: Join T&S Trivia for a brain-boosting Brunch Trivia extravaganza at High/Low! Food, fun, and fascinating facts await as you savor delicious bites and test your knowledge in a lively trivia showdown (with prizes) overlooking the ocean! Teams can register at 10:30am, first question at 11:00am

When: Sunday, November 5, 2023, 11am-1pm

Where: Junior Seau Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre, 200 North Strand Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: High/Low

What:Encounter Night is a Christian Music concert that brings together multiple churches throughout San Diego County for a night of music and worship. The event will take place at the Jr. Seau Pier Amphitheater.

When: Sunday, November 5, 2023, 6pm-10pm

Where: Junior Seau Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre, 200 North Strand Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Encounter Night

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 3-12, 2023, 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 3rd – November 12th, 2023

Where: Oceanside Breweries

More InfoSan Diego Beer Week

What: The mission of Fleet Week San Diego is to honor, celebrate, and thank the men and women of the military through public events and alliances that increase public awareness of the many contributions made by the Military and the Defense Community to the San Diego Region. Fleet Week San Diego was created by community and business leaders who understood the great depth of public support for our Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen. This group sought to provide a means for San Diego to express its support in a way that would establish San Diego as a patriotic, pro-military city. They shared a vision to recognize the contributions made by the naval services to the many communities of the greater San Diego region.

When: November 3-12, 2023, 11am-5pm

Where: Broadway Pier, 1000 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92132

More Info: Fleet Week

What: Join The Shelter Club at The Seabird Ocean Resort & Spa for an exciting Harvest Festival! Create harvest-inspired crafts, paint ceramics, and make caramel-dipped apples. You can also build your own stuffed animal and dress it in a fun pumpkin spice outfit!

When: Saturday, November 18, 2023, 12pm-4pm

Where: The Seabird Ocean Resort & Spa, 101 Mission Ave Oceanside, 92054

More Info: Harvest Festival at The Shelter Club

What: Bagby Beer Company is thrilled to present their 3rd annual festival focusing on lager beer! Lagers are unique in both their low temperature for fermentation and their slow progress in becoming finished beer. Join Bagby Beer Co. for a fun day celebrating lager beers, friends, all in support of an excellent local non-profit! Cheers!

When: Saturday, November 18, 2023, 1pm-5pm

Where: Bagby Beer Co, 601 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: Bagby Beer

What: Join us as we kick off the Seventh Annual ’Tis the Season to Shop Local with this walkable Downtown Oceanside shopping experience. On Small Business Saturday, enjoy tastings from your favorite Oceanside breweries, wineries and craft beverage makers while you explore Downtown shops, enjoy in-store specials and listen to live holiday music during our largest craft beverage tasting event yet.  You’ll receive 1- to 3-ounce tastes of local beer, wine, coffee, tea, craft cocktails or spirits.  Come sip, shop and support local!

When: Saturday, November 25, 2023, 1pm-4pm

Where: Downtown Oceanside, California, 92054

More Info: Mainstreet Oceanside

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 23, 2023, All Day

Where: Oceanside Pier, 301 The Strand N Oceanside, CA 92054

More Info: O’side Turkey Trot

Published: November 1, 2023

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