Park and Recreation Events


Heritage Park Fall Festival @

Heritage Park

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks are hosting a Heritage Park Fall Festival to be held at Heritage Park, 220 Peyri Road, Oceanside on Saturday, November 7th from 12 noon – 4:00 p.m.  The day will consist of music, dance performances, chili cook off, food booths and vendors!  Historical buildings will be open for tours. The event is free.  Only $5 to try all the chili samples! Opportunity Drawings will take place. The Friends of Oceanside Parks are still looking for sponsorship's and volunteers     Heritage Park Fall Festival



Oceanside Valentine's Week 

Join us for our second HEART GROUP PHOTO in front of the Mission San Luis Rey to promote Oceanside Valentine's Week in February 2016. Photo day will be held on Saturday, October 31st. Meet at 10:30 am, don't forget to wear red! Heart Group Photo Flyer


Holiday Tree Lighting 

Downtown Oceanside Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony. Join us for a family fun night on Thursday starting at 6:00 pm. There will be kids' activities, milk & cookies, and a special visit from Santa! Holiday Tree Lighting 


North County Model Railroad Society

Welcome Model Trains! The North County Model Railroad Society (NCMRS) invites you to visit them in their new home at Oceanside's historic Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Drive, adjacent to the Mission San Luis Rey. NCMRS members will spend several months building out their extensive rail system, but you can visit a small version, on display now, each Saturday from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. For more information contact Parks and Recreation at (760) 435-5041 or visit

Bike Traffic Skills

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the San Diego Bicycle Coalition invite you to learn skills to be a safer cyclist in Oceanside. All classes are held at the Oceanside Library Community Rooms, 300 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054, and will be held throughout 2015. Classes run from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The course is free, but pre-registration is required. To register, visit or call San Diego County Bicycle Coalition at (858) 472-6025. There is also an online course at

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