Fun and Spooktacular Events Abound in Oxnard during the Fall Season
Fun Halloween and Fall Events in Oxnard for families of all age groups!
By: Visit Oxnard
The month kicks off with the 24th Annual Multicultural Festival on Saturday, October 5 in Plaza Park, Downtown Oxnard. The annual festival celebrates Oxnard's cultural diversity and includes a number of highlights including musical entertainment, fun & educational activities, international booths, car displays and more. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is free.
America's most popular classic car, the Mustang will be on display during the Ponies by the Sea Car Show taking place in Channel Islands Harbor on Sunday, October 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The free event will feature mustangs from all eras and is hosted by the Tri-County Mustang Club.
Oxnard brews up some fun Halloween events for all ages in October. Halloween Haunt in the Park provides kids with an opportunity to show off their costumes to compete for prizes. The free event takes place on Saturday, October 26 at 4 p.m. in Plaza Park, Downtown Oxnard.
An array of fresh harvest from local farmers and bright pumpkins of all sizes take center stage at the Channel Islands Harbor Farmers' Market Pumpkin Fun Day on Sunday, October 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The day's events include art activities for the kids, trick or treating, children's costume parade and prizes. Free to the public.
Blending the Victorian era and technology with a bit of science fiction and fantasy mixed in, Oxnard Steampunk Fest, is a Halloween/Steampunk event themed "All Hallowstream"
Besides the fun and enticing events, visitors can also take advantage of Oxnard's fall weather. Sun-worshippers will find no reason to put the swimsuit away quite yet, as Oxnard experiences an Indian Summer in the fall with beautiful rays of sunshine still casting down along the sandy white beaches. Summer fun extends into the fall with additional opportunities to go bike riding, sailing, surfing, jet skiing and so much more.
For information on hotel stays, places to eat and suggested itineraries, go to www.visitoxnard.com.