Posted Sep 14, 2023 | By Alejandra Cerball

The Best Romantic Things To Do In Oxnard

Oxnard is known for its breath-taking beaches, cozy small-town vibe, and one-of-a-kind attractions. With so many stunning views and unique things to do, finding a romantic outing has never been easier.

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Best Things to do in Oxnard for Couples

Wondering where to go on a date in Oxnard? Oxnard is packed with fun things to do for couples. Whether you are looking for ideas for a fun first date or want to experience a relaxed night out, here are our top picks for the most romantic things to do in Oxnard.

Spend A ROMANTIC afternoon at the beach

Grab your favorite snacks and plan a picnic before you take a long romantic stroll on one of Oxnard's spectacular beaches. Looking to elevate your game with a luxurious beach experience? Upgrade your beach date with a package from The Beach Cabana Rentals. They provide everything you need for a relaxing and exciting beach experience with cabanas, beach chairs, a mini table and much more. Get your blanket ready so you can snuggle up for one of the most stunning sunset views in California.

Stay active IN OXNARD and explore the coast

Move your body and enjoy the cool breeze on the coast. Head over to Wheel Fun Rentals and experience beautiful ocean views and our famous SoCal year-round perfect weather. Mandalay Beach Bike Path and park is the perfect place to take a romantic ride in a four-wheel cycle, deuce coupe, or tandem bicycle.

Experience Wine Tasting in Oxnard

With several award-winning wineries and tasting rooms, Oxnard is a great place to check out California wine. Plan a weekend getaway and visit Oxnard's four wineries during your stay. You can enjoy some of the best California wines at Zachari Dunes Sommelier Showcase. Learn the basics on the art of wine tasting and what to look out for when searching for your next favorite bottle of wine.

Plan a one-of-a-kind ROMANTIC Gondola Ride

Surprise your loved one with a fun, unique date and take them on a romantic Venetian Gondola ride through the picturesque Channel Islands Harbor. Order some wine and lunch for your ride and relax and enjoy the view.

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Enjoy dinner and a comedy show IN OXNARD

Instead of dinner and a movie, switch things up and experience a night out on the town at the Collection's comedy club, Levity Live. Before the show, enjoy a delicious meal and drinks next door at Copper Blues Rock Pub and Kitchen.

Take Your OXNARD Beach Picnic to the Next Level

Customize your special date with a unique luxury picnic experience your honey will never forget. Whether you’re planning something special for Valentine’s Day, popping the question or renewing your vows, you’ll both be feeling the love when you arrive at your custom picnic party at one of Oxnard's pristine beaches. Pop Up Party, Beach Cabana Rentals and Palm and Picnic design the coolest setups to take your date experience to the next level. Capture lifetime memories with Malibooth, a 79′ Volkswagen luxe picnic and photo booth experience.

Book aN OXNARD Weekend Staycation

Plan a romantic weekend getaway in Oxnard at Zachari Dunes on Mandalay Beach, which has been voted #1 Best New Hotel in the U.S. by USA Today's 10Best. Relax by the pool and soak up some California Sunshine. Get pampered and choose your favorite massage at Float Luxury Spa. Enjoy a romantic Valentines Day dinner for two at Ox & Ocean with shared specialty plates.

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Seek Adventure

Book a whale watching tour and see if you can spot gray, blue, humpback, minke, sperm, and pilot whales. Explore the great outdoors and spend the day at Channel Islands National Park with your partner.


Want to spend some extra quality time with your honey? Turn your day trip into a romantic staycation by booking a room at one of Oxnard's unique hotels!

Not sure where to dine tonight? Check out Oxnard's foodie scene.

About the Author:

Alejandra Cerball (Journalist | Travel Writer)

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, family travel + adventure itineraries, and style guides to help you pack for your next trip.

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