How to Enjoy the Great


And by great, we mean epic.

Choose Your Own Adventure

Your perfect day in Oceanside begins when you slather on some sunscreen and ends wherever the vibe takes you. A full-on fun zone of outdoor activities starts miles offshore (home to some gentle giants), stretches along the Strand and up and down the coastline, then heads inland cooled by ocean breezes.

Love O'Side, Sustainability

When you love something, it loves you back. Making thoughtful travel choices helps keep Oceanside green, clean, and sustainable. Show O’side some love by taking only memories and leaving only footprints – always packing out what you pack in, respecting local wildlife, and creating less waste with things like reusable water bottles and tote bags.


Keepin' It Real in o'side

June 10, 2024
Father’s Day in Oceanside!
Give dad a Father’s Day to remember right here in Oceanside! Enjoy fun activities like dining at one of our many fantastic restaurants, taking in the local wildlife on a whale watching cruise or just relaxing and catching some sun while playing a round of golf with the fam.
June 7, 2024
Meet the Artisans at the California Welcome Center
Step inside the California Welcome Center and you’ll discover locally crafted treasures highlighting the rich tapestry of Oceanside’s arts scene. Take a closer look at some of the skilled artisans who make this place truly O’riginal.
May 14, 2024
Can’t Miss Events Happening in June
Stay up to date with June events happening in Oceanside hosted by your favorite local businesses! 
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What's New in O'side? Check out Our 2024 Visitor Guide To find out.

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