- The list below includes 161 free or cheap things to do in or near Oxnard, California, including 93 different types of inexpensive activities like Specialty Museums, Beaches, Kayaking and Movie Theaters.
- From Channel Islands Harbor to Mandalay Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Oxnard and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ventura, Malibu, Moorpark and Ojai.
A sprawling county park covering 132 acres, Arroyo Verde Park features a nature center, as well as miles of hiking and running trails. The park also offers two playgrounds as well as picnic areas with barbecue grills.
67% 3 votes
720 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA MoreLess Info
Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum & Botanical Gardens is a small place, with a little history thrown in with the plants. Historical exhibits illustrate pioneer days and feature some Chumash Indian artifacts, while the botanical garden features native plants, a dry creek bed of river stones, benches, and…
50% 4 votes
720 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 MoreLess Info
Pleasant Valley Historical Society houses a collection of local historical items in their museum, including over 2,000 photographs and many early 20th-century exhibits. Their outside grounds feature botanical gardens and a Victorian gazebo that can be rented.
The Paseo Camarillo Theaters is a cinema that specializes in showing a mix of newly released as well as independent movie selections. Also offered at the theater are occasional comedy shows in addition to movie screenings.
39% 28 votes
San Pedro Street & Pierpont Blvd Blvd, Ventura, CA 93003 MoreLess Info
Featuring two miles of white sand beach, San Buenaventura State Beach also has sand dunes, ample parking, and picnic areas. The beach is a popular attraction for swimming, surfing, or simply relaxing on the sand.
75% 4 votes
1605 E Burnley Street, Camarillo, CA 93010 MoreLess Info
The mission of the Pleasant Valley Recreation & Park District is to provide affordable social events and recreational facilities to local residents. The facility has a golf course and a swimming pool.
A 20-lane bowling center, Harley's Camarillo Bowl offers open and league bowling as well as birthday party hosting. It provides a sports bar and lounge, arcade games, 42-inch high-definition monitors, billiard tables and a snack bar.