This year Oceanside was named one of fourteen Cultural Art Districts in the state of California.
Join First Friday Art Walk in promoting our vibrant art community showcasing pop-up art galleries, custom jewelry, dance performances, live music and poetry embedded in our local businesses and public spaces.
Friday, November 3, 2017 (5-9pm)
Check out our most recent video recapS below......
Who: Downtown Oceanside, California is coming alive with vibrant arts, performances, music, poetry, activities, food, and fun for all ages, all free.
What: Hundreds of regional residents attend the First Friday Art Walk, put on by downtown businesses, showcasing dozens of local artists.
Where: Businesses, civic areas and vacant spaces throughout downtown Oceanside.
Why: The Oceanside Friends of the Arts was established in 2016 with the goal of establishing Oceanside and surrounding communities as an important arts, culture, entertainment and tourism hub/destination that catalyzes economic prosperity and a high quality of life for Oceanside’s future. Monthly events began to be presented in August 2014 produced by the Oceanside Cultural Consortium. In 2015 First Friday: Oceanside Art Walk became a stand-alone nonprofit, and in 2017 the events are presented by Oceanside Friends of the Arts.
How Much Does it Cost: NO COST, IT'S FREE !