Posted Oct 19, 2021 | By Alejandra Cerball

Holiday Gift Guide: Where to Shop in Oxnard

Searching for the perfect gift? We've got you covered with gift ideas that everyone on your list will love.

Whether you're shopping for your significant other, someone who has everything, or need a stand-out gift for your adventure buddy, our Holiday Gift Guide is packed with great ideas from your favorite local businesses.

Macarons | Duverger Macarons

Satisfy their sweet tooth with a special treat made right here in California. Duverger Macarons are gluten-free and organic. With flavors like Birthday Cake and Blueberry lavender, you know they taste delicious!

Premium Treats | Rosebud Chocolates

Need a stocking stuffer or a gift for your Secret Santa? You can't go wrong with a holiday-themed treat made with premium Guittard Chocolate from Rosebud Chocolates. Try the chocolate cocoa bombs or peanut butter cups.

Gourmet Treats | We Bee Poppin

If you're shopping for the person who has everything, give them a gourmet tasty treat that's freshly popped in Oxnard. Shop We Bee Poppin's unique popcorn flavors in Downtown Oxnard. Flavors include churro, mango habanero, elote, and kaptain krunch.

: Shop Sweets + Confections Made in Oxnard

Dinner Delivered | Kanaloa Sushi

Need a stay-at-home date night idea? Surprise your lover with a Sushi Box Family Pack from Kanaloa Sushi. Choose from three options: Basic, Premium, and Deluxe. Dinner sorted!

Sweet Scents | Matte Black Candle Co.

With scents named Cereal Milk and Heartbreaker, these candles are funky gifts that the special someone in your life will cherish for hours. Matte Black Candle Co. candles are made with 100% natural soy wax.

For the Music Lover | DW Drums

Shop timeless, collectible, and limited edition drum kits from DW Drums. Scoop up Dave Grohl's iconic snare drum or the Mick Fleetwood "Rumours" icon snare drum.

Curious about the drum-making process? Book an Oxnard Factory Tour.

Adventure Tours| Island Packers

Get your favorite adventure buddy a special gift to visit the Channel Islands or go on a whale-watching excursion with Island Packers. Whale watching season starts in late December, so it is a perfect timely gift for animal lovers and adventure seekers.

Bike Rentals in Oxnard

Family Outings | Wheel Fun Rentals

Give your loved one a gift certificate for a special day at the beach with a bike rental from Wheel Fun Rentals. It's a fun gift the whole family can enjoy.

Kayaking & Boating | Channel Islands Harbor

Shopping for a friend who loves water sports? They'll love a gift certificate for a kayak rental or a boat rental to spend the day on the water experiencing the harbor.

Buy gift certificates at Hopper Boat Rentals, Channel Islands Kayak Center, or Southern California Jet Skis.

Art | Studio Gallery

Find your art lover a spectacular work of art, a handcrafted trinket, or a beautifully framed photograph at this unique gallery. Not sure what to get? Give them a gift certificate so they can choose their own artwork.

For the History Lover | Channel Islands Maritime Museum

Give your history buff a membership to the Channel Islands Maritime Museum. They'll get unlimited visits to see the ever-changing special exhibits, lectures, art, and other memorabilia that the museum has to offer.

Adventure Gear | REI

Stock up on the best adventure gear at REI. It's the go-to place for everything they might want or need for their outdoor activities.

Relaxing Moments | Massage Envy

Give the gift of relaxation this holiday season with a one-hour massage or facial from Massage Envy. Don't forget to treat yourself too!

For the Creative | Color Me Mine

Shopping for the kids? Skip the toys and instead treat them to an afternoon getting creative at Color Me Mine.

Vintage Clothing | Streets of Vintage

Find that perfect throwback item to take you back to the good ol' days at Streets of Vintage. Stylish clothing, shoes, and accessories from yesteryear make their return.

For Wine Lovers | Rancho Ventavo Cellars

Treat the wine lover on your list to a wine tasting session at Rancho Ventavo Cellars. Visit this artisan winery for all your favorite wine accessories!

For the History Buff | Heritage Square

History buffs will love a guided tour through the Victorian and Craftsman-style houses owned by pioneer families many years ago; give them a Heritage Square gift certificate to experience the history!

Movie Date | Plaza 14 Cinemas

Sometimes the best gift is time spent together. Take your special someone on a classic date in Downtown Oxnard. Enjoy Dinner and a Movie at one of the many delicious restaurants and a movie at Plaza 14 Cinemas.

For Classic Car Lovers | Murphy Auto Museum

Know someone who is crazy about cars? Gift them a membership to the Murphy Auto Museum to experience all the museum exhibits.

Holiday Markets + Festivals

  • Farmers Market– Discover something unique for everyone on your list, from the local vendors at the Channel Islands Harbor Farmers Market every Sunday from 10 AM to 2 PM.
  • Annual Parade of Lights Festival – Shop handcrafted arts and crafts, jewelry, and wreaths at the Channel Islands Harbor. Don't miss the meet and greet with Santa.
  • Oxnard Tamale Festival – Shop one-of-a-kind gifts for the people on your list, and don't forget to grab a fresh tamale to fuel your appetite.

About the Author:

Alejandra Cerball (Journalist)

Alejandra Cerball is an award-winning journalist, writer, and editor of, a Travel + Lifestyle online destination filled with compelling and honest travel tips + resources. On her blog, Alex shares inspiration for your bucket list, travel + adventure itineraries, and style guides to help you pack for your next trip.

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