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 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 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 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.
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.
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.