Park and Recreation Events


Heritage Day & Summer Camp Kick-Off

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the "Friends of Oceanside Parks" will host the annual Heritage Day & Summer Camp Kick-Off event at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road, Oceanside on Saturday, May 2, from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Enjoy live music, dancer performances, an antique car show, historic building tours, food booths and vendors, and chances to win the opportunity drawings. Admission to the event is $5 for adults and $1 for children. Want to get in free? Camp staff will be on site at the event to take your summer camp registrations. All families who register their campers on this day will get in free to the event. 

 


Daddy Daughter Dance

Oceanside Parks and Recreation presents its Third Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance on Friday, June 12th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the El Corazon Senior Center located at 3302 Senior Center Drive. Girls ages up to 12 are encouraged to attend with their Dad's. The admission price is $10 for "Dads" and $5 for "Daughters". Hors D'oeuvres and entertainment provided. Pre-registration is required, save time and register online at www.oceansiderec.com or call (760) 435-5534 for more information.

 


PARKS AND RECREATION PRESENTS

  Movie By The Pier “SURF’S UP”


 

Parks and Recreation presents “Surf’s Up” Saturday, June 20th at the Pier Amphitheater located south of the Beach Recreation Center and Oceanside Pier. Come and see this animated feature that goes behind the scenes of the high-octane world of competitive penguin surfing. The film profiles Cody Maverick, an up-and-coming surfer as he enters his first pro competition. Inspired by his hero, a legendary wave rider named Big Z, Cody leaves his family and his town of Shiver pool, Antarctica to travel to Pen Gu Island for the Big Z Memorial Surf Off. Movie starts at dark, so come early to set up your own “Movie Theater.” Bring your blankets and picnic dinners and spend your evening with family, friends and Parks and Recreation under the night sky. This is a FREE, family-friendly event.  Free parking is located at the lots off Mission Ave, across from Harney Sushi & Dairy Queen.  For more information regarding this event please contact Parks and Recreation at 760-435-5041 or visit us on the web at www.oceansiderec.com .  Parks Make Life Better! 

 


The Mardels
Rancho Del Oro Park

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation and the Friends of Oceanside Parks are excited to announce The Mardels on June 19th, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The concert will be held at Rancho Del Oro Park, 4701 Mesa Drive (next to the YMCA). Come early and bring your blanket or beach chair. Food and drink vendors will be on site.                      

 


 

Oceanside Day at Petco Park

San Diego Padres game anyone?

Sunday July 26th is “Oceanside Day” at Petco Park! All Oceanside Residents who purchase tickets will have a chance to go down onto the warning track for a pregame ceremony honoring the City of Oceanside prior to the first pitch. Proceeds go to the “Friends of Oceanside Parks”! Lower Right Field Reserve Section tickets are ON SALE NOW for just $20 (face value of $29) at The Junior Seau Beach Community Center, 300 N. The Strand, or, and at Parks and Recreation Administration at City Hall, 300 North Coast Highway. Save time, BUY ONLINE: 

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 Use promo code- OPR2015. ($3 service fee per ticket will apply online). For information regarding Oceanside Day at Petco Park please call 760.435.5041


 


PARKS AND RECREATION PRESENTS

Movie At The Pier “FROZEN”


 

Parks and Recreation presents “Frozen” Saturday, September 5th at the Pier Amphitheater located south of the Beach Recreation Center and Oceanside Pier. Come and see Anna, a fearless optimist, sets off on an epic journey - teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven - to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom. Movie starts at dark, so come early to set up your own “Movie Theater.” Bring your blankets and picnic dinners and spend your evening with family, friends and Parks and Recreation under the night sky. This is a FREE, family-friendly event.  Free parking is located at the lots off Mission Ave, across from Harney Sushi & Dairy Queen.  For more information regarding this event please contact Parks and Recreation at 760-435-5041 or visit us on the web at www.oceansiderec.com .  Parks Make Life Better! 


 


Oceanside/Carlsbad

High School

All Class Reunion

Mr. George "Buddy" Watson, Oceanside High School Class of 1947, and classmates will be hosting an Oceanside/Carlsbad High School "All Class Reunion" at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road, in Oceanside, on Sunday, June 28, from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm. Bring your own food, drinks, and beach chair! Please bring $1 to donate to the Friends of Heritage Park. For more information call, George "Buddy" Watson, Class of 1947, at (760) 729-1703. Please carpool!

 


Fireworks Show

The public is invited to the City of Oceanside Fireworks Show on July 3, 2015. Festivities will begin at 6:00 pm and the fireworks display at 9:00 pm. The fireworks will be staged north of El Corazon Senior Center, located at 3302 Senior Center Drive. Rancho Del Oro Road will be closed at 5:00 pm just north of Oceanside Boulevard and south of Mesa Drive. Spectators are encouraged to arrive any time after 6:00 pm, park in the nearby lots, bring a chair, and walk to the viewing area on Rancho Del Oro Road. Food trucks will be parked on Rancho Del Oro Road and will be selling a wide variety of foods.

 


Concerts in the Park Presents:

"Highland Way"


The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks present: "Highland Way" on Friday July 17th. It will be held at Rancho Del Oro Park, 4701 Mesa Drive (next to the YMCA). Highland Way has been playing everything from high energy festivals to performing arts theaters, from Scotland to Nova Scotia, Ireland to California. They will be performing from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Come early and bring your blanket or beach chair. Food and drink vendors will be on site.

 


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 www.ncmrs.org.


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 www.sdcbc.org or call San Diego County Bicycle Coalition at (858) 472-6025. There is also an online course at www.bikeed.org.

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