Posted Mar 23, 2022 | By Alejandra Cerball

The Best Things To Do This Spring in Oxnard

The Ultimate Guide to Spring Events in Oxnard

Fuditown | Channel Islands Harbor

March 26 from 11 am - 5:00 pm

Visit the Channel Islands Harbor and experience Fuditown, an open-air market with the best food, drinks and entertainment. Get to know local artists, and take the kids to the fun zone. Admission is free.

2022 Celebration of the Whales Festival | Channel Islands Harbor

March 27 from 10 am - 2 pm

The 23rd Annual Celebration of the Whales Festival is a family event featuring activities for kids, chalk art and fabulous prizes. Check out the Channel Islands Maritime Museum activities, the Channel Islands Harbor Farmers Market, and a "Gray Whale Migration Trail" along the marina path that connects the two activity centers.

Molcajete Dominguero x Streets of Vintage Flea Market | Downtown Oxnard

March 27 from 11 am - 4 pm

Molcajete Dominguero creates a one-of-a-kind Latinx shopping extravaganza and brings together local artists and vendors. They're teaming up with Streets of Vintage for this pop-up flea market outside Plaza Cinemas 14 in Downtown Oxnard. You will find clothing, jewelry, bath & body, paper goods, and more.

Spring Scavenger Hunt | The Collection at RiverPark

April 1 - 30

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with fun family activities at The Collection at RiverPark. The Spring bunny has placed pictures of some of his favorite Spring items all over The Collection and would love your help to find them! Hop Hop Hop around The Collection at RiverPark to help search for the items. Visit Guest Services starting April 1st through April 30th to pick up your spring map. Once you've completed your hunt, show your completed map to the bunny helpers at Guest Services to enter to win an egg-tastic prize!

Follow The Collection on Instagram to learn about the Spring Basket Giveaway held April 4-7th!

Spring Festival | The Collection at RiverPark

April 9 from 12 pm - 5 pm

Visit Park View Court for the Spring Festival, a free, family-friendly event with live performances including sing-alongs. Get there early and check out local eats and treats at the Farmers Market on Collection Boulevard. They're open from 8 am to 2 pm. Don't miss the meet and greet with some of your favorite characters from Clubhouse Characters from 12 pm to 3 pm.

Hippity Hoppity Makers Market | The Collection at RiverPark

April 9 from 12 pm - 5 pm

Visit Hippity Hoppity Makers Market on Park View Court from 12 pm to 5 pm for a family-friendly and pet-friendly event. Check out the local vendors selling handmade crafted goods. Enjoy performances, arts and crafts and more! This event is free to attend.

Photos with The Bunny | The Collection at RiverPark

April 8 at 11 am - April 16 at 6 pm

Bring the whole family for your spring photos! There are no reservations; photos are on a first-come, first-served basis. Pets are welcome. Bunny Photos will be next to The Annex Food Hall at 546 Collection Blvd.

Dates:

April 8 - 9 from 11 am - 7 pm
April 10 from 12 pm - 6 pm
April 15 - 16 from 11 am - 7 pm

Check out the price list here.

Heritage Square

Spring Tea 2022 | Heritage Square

May 7th from 1:30 pm to 4 pm (Tentative)

Treat mom to a unique experience at the annual Spring Tea at Heritage Square on Mother's Day weekend. Enjoy savory tea sandwiches, scones, fresh fruit, and desserts catered by La Dolce Vita Restaurant. The 2022 theme is the Golden Age of Hollywood, and guests are encouraged to wear their "Glitz and Glam" from the '20s, '30s or 40s and participate in a Red Carpet Fashion Parade. Registration starts at 1:30.

There will also be a no-host bar featuring champagne and signature cocktails. All proceeds benefit The Heritage Square educational programming.

Price: $40 per guest; $25 per guest 12 yrs & under.

2022 Fairy Tales in the Park | Harbor View Park

May 8 from 2 pm - 3 pm

Spend a fun-filled afternoon with the kids at Harbor View Park and enjoy Fairy Tales in the Park. Gypsies in a Trunk is an all-volunteer group of actors who will perform Snow White in Neverland just south of Marine Emporium Landing in Oxnard. Shows run approximately 45 minutes. Suitable for 3-10-year-olds. This event is free, but donations are welcome.

Looking for more family friends events and things to do in Oxnard, check out our guide to the best things to do in Oxnard.


About the Author:

Alejandra Cerball (Journalist | Travel Writer)

Alejandra Cerball is an award-winning journalist, writer, and editor of alexcerball.com, 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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