The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the “Friends of Oceanside Parks” will kick off the annual summer “Sunday Concerts at Heritage Park” series on July 5. Concerts will run weekly for nine weeks throughout the summer, each Sunday afternoon from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road (behind the Mission San Luis Rey). Each week will showcase a different style of music. Join family, friends and neighbors on Sundays, July 5, 12, 19 and 26 and August 2 & 9. This is a free, family-friendly event. Please carpool as parking is limited at this venue; parking is free.
San Diego Padres game anyone?
Sunday, July 26, 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:
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 “Frozen” Saturday, September 5, at the Pier Amphitheater located south of the Beach Recreation Center and Oceanside Pier. Come and see Anna, a fearless optimist, set 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!
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!
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.
The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks present: "Highland Way" on Friday July 17. 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.
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.
Bike Traffic Skills Course (274.6 KB)