Downtown Oceanside is a bustling neighborhood with fantastic restaurants, artistic flair, and historic charm located just steps away from the gorgeous shoreline, Oceanside Pier, outdoor amphitheatre, and beaches. Take a bike ride parallel to the ocean and sand, check out the arts, grab a cup of craft coffee, taste the thriving foodie spots, and experience Oceanside’s weekly Market Day all in Downtown Oceanside!
The 2019 Oceanside Tourism Summit was held on May 29th to an energetic audience excited for the future of the city. It was a morning of celebration as Visit Oceanside President and CEO, Leslee Gaul shared that tourism brought a record $382 Million to Oceanside in 2018.
Looking for fun ways to celebrate the return of Summer? Oceanside’s got you covered with these great beach-y events, ranging from surf festivals to cultural celebrations to the Dinghy Parade and more! The event calendar is full of hot activities that will have you begging to spend another day in Oceanside!
Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, and why not celebrate with the quintessential Mexican cocktail — the majestic margarita! Whether you prefer this delicious libation on the rocks, blended or frozen, local Oceanside eateries Jalisco Cantina, Anita’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina and Hello Betty Fish House have you covered.
May is here, one of the most beautiful months of the year in Oceanside and a perfect time to visit and experience everything this beach city has to offer. Whether you enjoy live music and gourmet food, are interested in a unique and bustling art scene, want to soak in a classic at the theatre, rock out to music and get covered in vibrant colors, or just enjoy a day in the sand watching the Beach Soccer Championships, Oceanside has got you covered! Check out our list of wonderful events like these that you can experience during May in Oceanside.
Did you know that Oceanside is on the Road to Zero Waste with a goal of reaching a 75-90% diversion/recycling rate by 2020? If you’re passionate about the environment, here are ways to make your wedding more eco-friendly in Oceanside.
Looking for some scrumptious vegan dining options? Oceanside has you covered with several innovative restaurants continuing to expand their menus for healthy plant-based dining. Check out these eateries next time you’re in town!
Easter Weekend is almost here, and what better way to celebrate than with your household enjoying special actitivies and dining options? We hope you have a fantastic Easter!
April is here and Oceanside welcomes you with open arms! As the weather heats up and the flowers begin to cover the landscape come enjoy a variety of events that are sure to make your trip a memorable one! With activities and spectacles such as the famous IRONMAN traithlon, the ever popular First Friday: Art Walk, Harbor Wine Cruise & much more, there is something for everyone to enjoy here in Oceanside!
Spring time is here, the perfect time to go birding in San Diego County! Beautiful migrating species are arriving, males are out vying for attention with their beautiful songs, females are hard at work building nests, and new parents can be seen feeding and tending to their noisy youngsters. No matter what you’re looking for you are sure to have a good time birding here in San Diego County.
Oceanside is the perfect place to witness the fascinating natural phenomenon known as the Grunion Run, a spectacle that takes place during the spring and summer seasons. Learn what days and times you are most likely to witness the thousands of grunion’s swimming up our shores to spawn on the beach, as well as some fun facts about these fascinating fish and what you need to know before you go to see the Grunion Run.
Oceanside is a very pet-friendly community. Check out the latest information on things to do with your dog or places that you can eat where pets are welcome.
Looking for that special collectible, reclaimed furniture, or anything in between? Save money and time by checking out these local resale stores in Oceanside, located inland off Mission Avenue or along the coast on Coast Highway! As an added bonus several benefit charities so you’ll also be helping others in our community in the process.
The official ground breaking ceremony has taken place for the two new beach resorts being built in downtown Oceanside. Both projects are slated to open in 2020.
December 21st marks the first day of winter and we celebrate the changing of the seasons a little differently in Oceanside… Check out some some of the special O’side Winter Blues moments from the past few weeks.
Teambuilding in Oceanside is a SPLASH! Visit Oceanside CVB thought it would be “fun” to invite their industry friends down to Harbor Beach in Oceanside to try out one of their teambuilding experiences, Bootcamp at the Beach. If you’re ever at the beach in the early morning or after work hours, you may have seen