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If you are looking for things to do in Oceanside California this is the place for you. Our Visit Oceanside Events Calendar is updated regularly with fun events for adults and families. We have Oceanside events that are weekly, monthly, and annually.

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Sunset Market @ Corner of Pier Way and Coast Highway
Nov 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunset Market @ Corner of Pier Way and Coast Highway | Oceanside | California | United States
Sunset Market The Sunset Market is a fun evening experience presented in a safe, family friendly atmosphere. Enjoy live entertainment, a children’s area, and a tempting selection of hot foods – stay and eat dinner![...]
Exhibit Opening @ Oceanside Museum of Art
Nov 22 all-day
Exhibit Opening @ Oceanside Museum of Art
Exhibit Opening: NAKED: 20th Century Nudes from the Dijkstra Collection Oceanside Museum of Art is proud to present NAKED: 20th Century Nudes from the Dijkstra Collection, the second exhibition within the Museum’s “Collectors Initiative” launched[...]
Trains for Kids @ Heritage Park
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Trains for Kids @ Heritage Park | Oceanside | California | United States
Trains for Kids The North County Model Railroad Society (NCMRS) has just moved to its new home in Oceanside’s Heritage Park. Families are invited to the North County Model Railroad Museum every Saturday from 10am-3pm[...]
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Mission San Luis Rey @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Mission San Luis Rey Explore areas of Mission San Luis Rey that are not normally open to the public; including the private rose gardens and the pepper tree. The special behind-the-scenes[...]
Nov 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Camp Pendleton Tree Lighting @ Pacific Views MCX
Come Celebrate the holidays with a 50ft tree, 30,000 lights, FREE food and drink samples, prizes, games, music, and an expanded venue with plenty of room for the entire family to enjoy this spectacular event![...]
Quiet Monday @ Mission San Luis Rey
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Quiet Monday @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Quiet Monday The Mission San Luis Rey Retreat Center invites you to relax with a day of silence. Bring your journal, a book to read, meditate in the beautiful private gardens, take a nap… this[...]
O’Side Turkey Trot @ Oceanside Civic Center
Nov 27 @ 7:00 am – 11:15 am
O'Side Turkey Trot @ Oceanside Civic Center | Oceanside | California | United States
9th Annual Pacific Marine Credit Union O’side Turkey Trot! Come “move your feet before you eat” this Thanksgiving at  Oceanside’s 9th Annual  PMCU Turkey Trot 5 Mile or 5K run/walk.  Race Course is a very[...]
Holiday Trunk Show @ Flowers by Azalea- Floral Design Boutique
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Holiday Trunk Show @ Flowers by Azalea- Floral Design Boutique | Oceanside | California | United States
Holiday Trunk Show Flowers by Azalea will be hosting the inaugural Holiday Trunk Show featuring emerging Oceanside artists and artisans. Guests will enjoy jewelry, art, women’s and children’s fashion and fresh holiday wreaths are just[...]
Rancho Christmas @ Rancho Guajome Adobe
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Rancho Christmas @ Rancho Guajome Adobe | Vista | California | United States
Rancho Christmas Get into the Holiday Spirit at Rancho Guajome Adobe. Hark back to simpler times and discover what the holidays were like in San Diego County in the mid-1800s. The Rancho Guajome Adobe will[...]
Trains for Kids @ Heritage Park
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Trains for Kids @ Heritage Park | Oceanside | California | United States
Trains for Kids The North County Model Railroad Society (NCMRS) has just moved to its new home in Oceanside’s Heritage Park. Families are invited to the North County Model Railroad Museum every Saturday from 10am-3pm[...]
Jingle Bell Jump @ Mission Marketplace
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jingle Bell Jump @ Mission Marketplace | Oceanside | California | United States
Jingle Bell Jump Santa parachutes into the Mission Marketplace shopping center on November 29, 2014. Pictures with Santa are $5; get a $20 gift card for every $100 spent the day of the event (receipts[...]
Nov 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Mission San Luis Rey @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Mission San Luis Rey Explore areas of Mission San Luis Rey that are not normally open to the public; including the private rose gardens and the pepper tree. The special behind-the-scenes[...]
Quiet Monday @ Mission San Luis Rey
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Quiet Monday @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Quiet Monday The Mission San Luis Rey Retreat Center invites you to relax with a day of silence. Bring your journal, a book to read, meditate in the beautiful private gardens, take a nap… this[...]
Wacky Wednesday Crafts @ Mission Branch Library Community Room
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Wacky Wednesday Crafts @ Mission Branch Library Community Room | Oceanside | California | United States
Wacky Wednesday Crafts Children are invited to attend Wacky Wednesday Crafts hosted by the Oceanside Public Library. Get creative by completing fun craft projects and don’t forget to check out your favorite book.
Farmers Market @ Corner of Pier View Way and Coast Highway
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Farmers Market @ Corner of Pier View Way and Coast Highway | Oceanside | California | United States
Farmer’s Market Mingle with the locals and experience Southern California’s cornucopia of fresh produce and flowers. Enjoy ocean views as you browse the selection of gourmet baked goods, fresh seafood, plus arts and crafts. Eat[...]
Sunset Market @ Corner of Pier Way and Coast Highway
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunset Market @ Corner of Pier Way and Coast Highway | Oceanside | California | United States
Sunset Market The Sunset Market is a fun evening experience presented in a safe, family friendly atmosphere. Enjoy live entertainment, a children’s area, and a tempting selection of hot foods – stay and eat dinner![...]
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Regal Movie Theatre | Oceanside | California | United States
Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony The elves are dusting off their tools and the Jolly Old Man has sent his red suit to the cleaners. The City of Oceanside and MainStreet Oceanside will host the[...]
First Friday: Oceanside Arts Walk @ Various Oceanside Locations
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
First Friday: Oceanside Arts Walk @ Various Oceanside Locations | Oceanside | California | United States
First Friday: Oceanside Arts Walk Join us as we celebrate our thriving arts district in the heart of downtown Oceanside.  The First Friday: Oceanside Arts Walk will showcase live performances, music poetry, art education, culinary[...]
Christmas Concert @ Mission San Luis Rey
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Christmas Concert @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Christmas Concert & Dessert Reception Jump start the holiday season by celebrating the 4th Annual Christmas Concert in the historic church at Mission San Luis Rey. The concert will be performed by Premier Brass and[...]
Dec 6 all-day
California Dreaming: Exhibition Start Date @ Oceanside Museum of Art | Oceanside | California | United States
California Dreaming: An International Portrait of Southern California The Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA) is delighted to announce our inaugural venture into international traveling exhibitions. California Dreaming: An International Portrait of Southern California is a[...]
Coaster Holiday Express @ Oceanside Transit Center
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Coaster Holiday Express @ Oceanside Transit Center | Oceanside | California | United States
Coaster Holiday Express You and your family are invited to ride on a magical holiday train with Santa, Mrs. Claus and friends. North County Transit District’s COASTER Holiday Express is a specially decorated train ride[...]
Trains for Kids @ Heritage Park
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Trains for Kids @ Heritage Park | Oceanside | California | United States
Trains for Kids The North County Model Railroad Society (NCMRS) has just moved to its new home in Oceanside’s Heritage Park. Families are invited to the North County Model Railroad Museum every Saturday from 10am-3pm[...]
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Green Holiday Gift & Brew Tour @ Civic Center Plaza | Oceanside | California | United States
Green Holiday Gift & Brew Tour Green Oceanside invites you to DRINK, EAT and SHOP local this holiday season. Hop on a double-decker bus for an afternoon tour of good brews and eats while browsing[...]
Dec 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Mission San Luis Rey @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Mission San Luis Rey Explore areas of Mission San Luis Rey that are not normally open to the public; including the private rose gardens and the pepper tree. The special behind-the-scenes[...]
Mega Exhibition Reception @ Oceanside Museum of Art
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mega Exhibition Reception @ Oceanside Museum of Art | Oceanside | California | United States
Mega Exhibition Reception The Oceanside Museum of Art is excited to celebrate the opening of five concurrent exhibitions: > California Dreaming: An International Portrait of Southern California > NAKED: 20th Century Nudes from the Dijkstra[...]
Quiet Monday @ Mission San Luis Rey
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Quiet Monday @ Mission San Luis Rey | Oceanside | California | United States
Quiet Monday The Mission San Luis Rey Retreat Center invites you to relax with a day of silence. Bring your journal, a book to read, meditate in the beautiful private gardens, take a nap… this[...]
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lecture Series: A Naked Look at the Nude @ Oceanside Museum of Art
Distinguished Lecture Series: A Naked Look at the Nude Oceanside Museum of Art invites you to join Ann Hoehn, Curator of Adult Education, in a lecture on the history of the nude form, an inspiration[...]
Annie Jr. @ The Star Theatre Oceanside
Dec 11 – Dec 14 all-day
Annie Jr. @ The Star Theatre Oceanside | Oceanside | California | United States
The Musical Annie Jr. The STAR Theatre Company Presents Annie, Jr. America’s Most Beloved Musical Hits Oceanside! Directed By: David Schulz Musical Direction: Sandra Kopitzke Leapin’ lizards! America’s most beloved musical Annie, Jr. will once[...]
Farmers Market @ Corner of Pier View Way and Coast Highway
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Farmers Market @ Corner of Pier View Way and Coast Highway | Oceanside | California | United States
Farmer’s Market Mingle with the locals and experience Southern California’s cornucopia of fresh produce and flowers. Enjoy ocean views as you browse the selection of gourmet baked goods, fresh seafood, plus arts and crafts. Eat[...]
Sunset Market @ Corner of Pier Way and Coast Highway
Dec 11 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunset Market @ Corner of Pier Way and Coast Highway | Oceanside | California | United States
Sunset Market The Sunset Market is a fun evening experience presented in a safe, family friendly atmosphere. Enjoy live entertainment, a children’s area, and a tempting selection of hot foods – stay and eat dinner![...]