January 2, 2019
Oxnard, CA – Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s time to plan that perfect romantic getaway. Tucked away along the Central Coast of California, Oxnard offers endless opportunities for a romantic escape whether its a romantic outing, oceanfront, overnight stay or a relaxed evening by candlelight for two. Whatever one chooses to do, romance is in the air this Valentine’s Day.
Oxnard’s majestic beaches pave the way for a leisurely bike ride along the Mandalay Beach path, providing beautiful, sweeping ocean views. Visitors can get outfitted with Wheel Fun Rentals and rent a four-wheel cycle, deuce coupe or tandem bike. The beaches also provide a perfect spot to drop a towel and take in the sights such as the offshore Channel Islands that can be seen directly from the shore.
Why go to Italy for romance? No need to travel far to enjoy a romantic experience on the water when it’s right here in southern California. Visitors can opt to cruise the picturesque Channel Islands where a Venetian Gondola awaits to transport lovers to a dreamy paradise, reminiscent of the Venice canals. To add to the experience, grab a bite to eat and some wine at one of the nearby restaurants.
Couples can also enjoy the scenic harbor by being the captain of their own ship on an electric boat. Cruising throughout the harbor is a fun way to see the sights while keeping an eye out for seals along the way. For the more adventurous, take to the skies and parasail via Channel Islands Parasailing. Soar over the ocean and capture unforgettable views of the southern California coastline.
Nothing says romance more than a stunning sunset. As the sun sets, it’s an ideal time to take an evening stroll along one of Oxnard’s seven spectacular beaches. Oxnard is known for its dramatic sunsets filled with vibrant hues that create a canvas of color.
Dinner and a movie have always been a popular idea, but when it’s mixed with comedy instead, it makes for a different twist for a night on the town. Levity Live Comedy Club at The Collection at RiverPark is a great place to laugh and enjoy dinner & drinks from their popular restaurant, Copper Blues. The comedy club draws well-known comics from across the globe with comedy acts available during the week and on the weekends.
Hotel accommodations in Oxnard consists of full-service properties each with their own unique offerings ranging from oceanfront to harbor views to golf & mountain settings. A full list of hotels in addition to things to see and do in Oxnard is available online at www.visitoxnard.com.