Oceanside is the home to military, surf, skate and NOW A THRIVING ART DISTRICT. Join us as we promote our vibrant art community showcasing live performances, music, poetry, art education, culinary and pop-up art galleries embedded in local businesses and public spaces.
Friday, December 2 will be the next First Friday: Oceanside Art Walk!
** Hours: 5 pm - 8 pm **
map of venues for the event
Who : Downtown Oceanside 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: Oceanside Art Walk, put on by dozens of businesses and showcasing dozens of local artists
Where : Businesses, civic areas and vacant spaces throughout downtown Oceanside
Why : The Oceanside Cultural Consortium (OCC) was established in 2013 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. Its members include nearly 50 different Oceanside arts, community, business, and civic organizations. In 2015 First Friday: Oceanside Art Walk became a stand-alone nonprofit, and in 2017 the events will be presented by Oceanside Friends of the Arts.
How Much : Free to Attend!
Event maps are distributed at each event, listing that month’s locations, art happenings and sponsors.
Coming Up in 2017, presented by Oceanside Friends of the Arts :
- March 3-4
- July 7-8
- October 6-7
- December 1-2