Come to theDowntown Oxnard Certified Farmers Marketto shop the freshes produce and prepared food. Support local food and craft vendors, certified farmers and enjoy live entertainment including a noon-time raffle each week. Open throughout the year, you have a variety of fruit, produce, bread, dried fruits, nuts, kettle corn and more at your fingertips. There are also activities for children including facepainting and balloon artists.
Location: Plaza Park, which is just 1.3 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Open every Thursday from 9 AM - 2 PM.
Wet Wednesday is a gourmet food truck event featuring the hottest food trucks from Southern California once a month. There will be live entertainment and event is suitable for the whole family.
Location: Next to the Marine Emporium Landing at 3600 S. Harbor Blvd, which is just 6.3 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, from 5 PM - 9 PM.
The 3rd Annual Banana Festival will have unique banana food creations, recipe contests, live entertainment, arts and crafts, local farmers market, kid activities, eating contests, port tours, and more.
Location: Port of Hueneme, which is just 5.8 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Free admission. Hours are from 10 AM - 5 PM.
The 19th Annual Oxnard Multicultural Festival will have live music, performances, food and vendor booths, demonstrations, arts and crafts, and more.
Location: Collection Park, which is just 2.2 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Admission is free. Hours are from 11 AM - 6 PM.
The inaugural Halloween Oktoberfest will simultaneously celebrate Halloween and Oktoberfest in one family friendly event. There will be food vendors, seasonal craftbeers, zombie costumed actors, pumpkin graveyard, and live music performances.
Location: Collection RiverPark, which is just 2.2 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Ticket prices range from free to $30. Hours are from 11 AM - 5:30 PM.
The Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society is hosting their 45th Annual Galaxy of Gems Expo with over 70 display cases, games, demonstrations, rock polishing, vendors, dinosaur trading cards, silent auction, and more.
Location: Oxnard Performing Arts Center, which is just 2.0 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Free admission. Hours are from 9 AM - 5 PM on Saturday and 10 AM - 4 PM on Sunday.
The 7th Annual Oxnard Tamale Festival is an annual event featuring home-style tamales by local restaurants and vendors. The event will have tamale making demonstrations, eating contest, live music, raffle prizes, arts and crafts, rides, and a visit from Santa Claus.
Location: Plaza Park, which is just 1.3 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Free admission.
The 49th Annual Parade of Lights will have holiday activities, snowplay area, holiday artists' market, live music, exhibitors, and Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Location: Channel Islands Harbor, which is just 6.1 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Admission is free. Hours are from 12 PM - 8 PM.
The Ventura Vintage Rods Harbor Run 24 is a car show that showcases over 250 classic cars. The event will have vendors and food.
Location: Harborview Park, which is just 6.2 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Admission is free. Event starts at 8 AM.
Concerts by the Sea will have a special musical performance every Saturday evening during the months of July and August. The musical lineup consists of Coda & Singer Leigh Vance, Natalie Gelman, Ray Jaurique & The Uptown Brothers, Kacey Cubero, Unkle Monkey, Sgt. Pepper, Sean Wiggins & Lone Goat, Ventucky String Band, and Acadiana.
Location: Peninsula Park, which is just 5.8 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Hours are from 4 PM - 6 PM.
The annual Heritage Square Summer Concert Series will have live Latin jazz, rock, and R&B music performances in Oxnard. The band lineup consists of Abrakadabra, Freddy G and the Smooth Reponse, Quatro, Unusual Suspects, Ray Jayreque, Country Nation, Myst, British Beat Band, Dirty Rice, and Woodstock Trubute.
Location: Heritage Square, which is just 1.5 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Hours are 6 PM - 8 PM.
First Thursdays Gourmet Food Trucks is a monthly summer event that features 14 of the most popular food trucks along with live entertainment.
Location: Plaza Park, which is just 1.3 miles from the Vagabond Inn Oxnard hotel. Hours are 6 PM - 10 PM.