Thank you to all ‘Tis the Season to Shop Local Participating Shops who decorated their storefronts in 2018 and competed for a total of $475 in cash prizes.
’Tis the Season to Shop Local is a fun, distinctly local holiday celebration inviting our community to explore Oceanside retail establishments and to shop local this holiday season. From Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24, through the South O Walkabout today, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, this unique and dynamic lineup of holiday programs and events features a shopping passport, two craft beer and wine tasting events, a makers fair offering handcrafted goods, and a tree lighting celebration — all amid decorated shop windows, the glow of holiday lights and the cheerful sounds of live holiday music and carolers.
About ’Tis the Season to Shop Local
’Tis the Season to Shop Local is an annual holiday campaign to support local retail businesses and artisans by encouraging residents and visitors to shop local during the holiday season. The campaign is a partnership between MainStreet Oceanside, Visit Oceanside, City of Oceanside Economic Development, the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce and South Oceanside Business District. For more information, go to www.ShopLocalOceanside.com
ADDITIONAL ‘TIS THE SEASON TO SHOP LOCAL PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
Sip & Shop South Oceanside
Dec. 12, 5-8 p.m.
This new ticketed tasting event during the final South O Walkabout of 2018 features 14 in-store craft beverage sips. Starting at 4:30 p.m. today, tickets can be purchased at Beach Break Cafe. Presale check-in begins at 4 p.m. Ticket sales end around 6:30 p.m.
Holiday Tree Lighting
& Sunset Market
Dec. 13, 5-9 p.m.
RESCHEDULED! Be there at 6 p.m. tomorrow when the new tree lights up at Regal Cinema Plaza in Downtown Oceanside during this special Sunset Market. This annual holiday event will be filled with activities for the whole family.
Shop Local Holiday
Nov. 24-Dec. 12
Final day! Pick up an a Shop Local Holiday Passport from any of 53 participating locations and fill it up by visiting and shopping at participating locations for a chance to win local prizes. All passports must be submitted by Friday, Dec. 14.