Neighborhood Spotlight – South O
South Oceanside — or as the locals lovingly refer to it, South O — is a neighborhood that’s known for its deep roots and authentic personality. The charming business district has recently undergone a revitalization, sporting new restaurants, collaborative artisan retail spaces, and nightly entertainment. Outside of the main business corridor, the South O neighborhood touts a beautiful beach, retro bowling alley, freshwater lagoon, and nature center; perfect for family-friendly adventures.
Urban organic farming with ocean views, nestled within a residential neighborhood. Cyclops Farms is the produce provider for many local restaurants and even hosts a weekly farm stand and a monthly farm dinner.
Retro family fun awaits in a classic evening of bowling and billiards at Surf Bowl.
The South O Walkabout is a quarterly community celebration where the businesses within the South O shopping district stay open late and plan special activities for their patrons to enjoy. Held the second Wednesday of the month from 5 to 8pm.