Earth Month

Celebrating 50 Years of Earth Day

 Thank you for joining the Green Oceanside team during the month of April to show your love for our planet. We hope you enjoyed the digital celebration of Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary!

Support Local Business

The City of Oceanside encompasses many small businesses who provide a direct benefit to our community. Thank you to the environmental businesses, organizations, and sponsors for participating in the virtual experience! We would also like to show our appreciation for the community members who explored the Virtual Earth Festival Webpage and made it a goal to shop local. Whether it be ordering delicious food to-go or purchasing goods from retail stores, it is now more important than ever to support your local businesses.  

50 years of Earth Day. 5 weeks of engagement. 365 days of fun.

Green Oceanside has provided Earth-themed fun encompassing a variety of topics! With so many resources and activities to check out, so be sure to leave no stone unturned and find the topics that motivate YOU to live a greener life!

Click the links below to view activities, reading lists, and more!

Week 1: Celebrating 50 years Week 2: Climate & Energy

Week 3: Water Week 4: Parks and Green Space  Week 5: Zero Waste

Earth Month Art Challenge Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Earth Month Art Contest! The City received over 90 entries in the month-long contest, featuring a range of creative works from photography to multi-media art, all celebrating the Earth! A huge thank you to all who participated in the virtual Earth Month Celebration this year. 

Check out the full collection of submitted artwork!

Earth Month Video Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Earth Month Video Contest! Check out these creative and inspiring videos about taking care of our planet.

1st Place: Get Up Get Out, by Cori Strell








2nd Place: Corona Go Away, by Richie Strell









OUSD “What Goes Where” Video Challenge - You can win up to $600!

ATTENTION OCEANSIDE STUDENTS! Join in on the fun and participate in the What Goes Where Summer Video Challenge – You could win up to $600!

Film yourself teaching the community what items go into the recycling bin and what items go into the landfill bin.

Prizes will be based on video creativity and focus on zero waste. Submissions should be emailed to GreenOceanside@oceansideca.orgView video requirements in our Earth Month Week 5 update