2018 Oceanside Valentine's Week

Oceanside Valentine’s Week

FEBRUARY 8 – 14, 2018

Celebrate all things LOVE in Oceanside, CA during the annual Oceanside Valentine’s Week event held February 8- February 14, 2018.  The community has planned a special celebration just for you, all centered around the theme of love. A special addition for 2018 is a Ferris Wheel at the beach! Take a ride and enjoy views of the Oceanside Pier and the beautiful coastline. 

The celebration will also include a gigantic 25-foot heart-shaped balloon that will be making appearances at different locations and community events. Don’t miss the opportunity to show your love for Oceanside and take a photo in front of our very own inflatable heart.

Sunset Market Downtown Oceanside

Sweetheart Sunset Market

February 8, 2018
5pm – 9pm

The weekly Sunset Market will transform into the Sweetheart Sunset Market complete with a variety of international food vendors, live music, and entertainment.  Grab your blanket and your favorite person to snuggle close to because carriage rides will be available inviting patrons to explore downtown Oceanside in a romantic fashion.  

OVW Ferris Wheel 2018

Ferris Wheel at the Beach

February 9 – 11, 2018
Friday, 1pm-8pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10am-6pm

New for the 2018 Oceanside Valentine’s Week celebration is a Ferris Wheel at the beach! You are invited to enjoy a ride on the Ferris Wheel that will sit alongside the beach offering spectacular views of the city and coastline. $5 per person. More Info.

Beach House Winery Wine

Chocolate, Cigars, and Wine Pairing with Live Music

February 9, 2018
6pm – 8pm

Come join Beach House Winery, So Rich!!! Chocolates, and Southern Draw Cigars for their upcoming wine, chocolate & cigar pairing event that will introduce your taste buds to a cascade of complex flavors and profiles! Enjoy tasting 4 artisan chocolates paired with 4 tastings of delicious wine while experiencing 2 handcrafted cigars and live music by Rick Founds. For more information and to RSVP call (760) 732-3236.

Oceanside Valentine Ride

Valentine Family Fun Ride

February 10, 2018
9am – 11am

Participate in the Valentine Family Bike Ride on February 10th!  Participants will meet at the Junior Seau Pier Amphitheater at 9am and bike along the San Luis Rey Bike Trail to the Alex Road Skate Park (approx. 3.7 miles one way). The total round trip is 7.4 miles. Bike helmets required. Please dress up in Valentine’s theme outfits, costume contest following the ride. This event is a free. More Info.

Oceanside Valentines Week - Horse and Carriage Rides

Horse & Carriage Rides

February 10 – 11, 2018
12pm – 5pm

Enjoy a romantic horse and carriage ride along the Strand during the 2018 Oceanside Valentine’s Week celebration.  Perfect for the entire family, experience a classic horse drawn carriage ride with the Pacific Ocean as your backdrop. $5 per person. More Info.

Oceanside Adventures Wine Cruise

Harbor Wine Cruise

February 10, 2018
5pm – 6:30pm

Join Oceanside Adventures and Beach House Winery for a special Harbor Wine Cruise in celebration of Oceanside Valentine’s Week.  The tour includes an appetizer platter and 3 wine tastings. For guests 21 and over. $39 per adult. More Info.

Movie at the Oceanside Pier

Movie by the Pier

February 10, 2018
Sunset, around 5:30pm

Oceanside Parks and Recreation presents Movie by the Pier featuring Disney’s newest iteration of Beauty and the Beast. The movie will begin at dark (around 5:30pm) and attendees are encouraged to arrive early. Bring snacks, lawn chairs, and blankets to create your own “movie theater.” This event is free and family-friendly. More Info.

tango and OMA

Tango at the Museum

February 10, 2018
6pm – 9pm

The Oceanside Museum of Art will host a special Night of Argentine Tango including happy hour, tango demonstrations, and lessons for beginners. After learning the basics, participants are invited to stay and practice what they have learned.  Dress to impress, smooth bottomed shoes are best for dancing. $25-$30 per person. More Info

Beach House Winery Wine Pier-2

Pre-Valentine’s Day Wine Pairing with Culinary Specialties & Live Music

February 11, 2018
12pm – 4pm

Beach House Winery is hosting a pre-Valentine’s Day wine pairing with Cucina di Nana’s culinary masterpieces, including barbecue tri-tip sliders, goat cheese with homemade fig jam topped with prosciutto and fresh basil on a baked crustini, and the classic Italian dessert tiramisu topped with shaved chocolate. There will also be live music performed by local musician Rick Founds. Tickets are $25 (10% discount for wine club members), for more information and to RSVP call (760) 732-3236. Seating is limited, please RSVP by Saturday, February 10th.

South O Walkabout Oceanside

South O Walkabout

February 13, 2018
5pm – 8pm

Explore the unique shopping and dining experiences in the South O boutique business district. This monthly event is a great reason to get outside, walk around, meet new people, and to support local businesses. During the walkabout, all participating locations stay open until 8pm, offering fun in-store specials, entertainment, and host unique pop-up vendors. More Info.


Valentine’s Day Coastal Cruise

February 14, 2018
4pm – 6pm

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Oceanside Adventures on a special sunset coastal cruise. The tour includes champagne and chocolates. For guests 21 and over. $55 per adult. More Info.

For a complete list of events and celebrations, please view the Oceanside Event Calendar.


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