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Holiday Planning Guide 2018: Beautiful Holiday Season Meeting and Event Venues Await on the Ventura County Coast

Find the meeting or conference space your team has been looking for. Ventura County Coast gives you 200,000 square feet of conference space and meeting rooms to choose from, and more than 5,000 guest rooms in 60 hotels and inns. From workshops to wine hour, this coastal California region has your criteria covered.

Ventura County Coast is a string of four cities – Camarillo, Oxnard, Ventura and Port Hueneme – located off Highway 101 between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. You can’t go wrong planning a visit here; along with its year-round pleasant weather, Ventura County Coast is known for 22 miles of beaches, historic downtowns, outdoor activities, award-winning wineries and farm-to-table restaurants. This means professional development is paired with a relaxing atmosphere and unforgettable team building.

The meeting rooms in Ventura County Coast accommodate groups from 10 to 1,000. Whether you’re looking for a beachfront location or a full-service hotel conference center, you’ll find accommodations that match your team’s needs. Plus, lodging is affordable and welcoming to large groups.

To keep inspiration sustained, Ventura County Coast has a culinary experience all its own, created from an abundance of fresh and local ingredients. The region’s artisan chefs, locally grown produce, fresh seafood and rich farming heritage make the Ventura County Coast dining scene uniquely delicious. Be sure to try a local craft brew at the end of a hard day’s work.

Complete the experience with leisure activities from the four cities that make up Ventura County Coast.


Shop, golf and relax in Camarillo. Here, you’ll find the latest fashions at one of the nation’s best Premium Outlets, with brands like Banana Republic, Coach, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch, Tommy Hilfiger and much more. Minutes down the road, visitors can savor the sights and smells of a delicious agricultural tradition and rediscover how sweet and inspiring fresh picked fruits can taste.

For golf enthusiasts, Camarillo is a dream destination with incredible year-round weather and two pristine public golf courses. Those who simply want to relax and rejuvenate can enjoy indulgent spas, captivating art galleries and an enchanting old town brimming with history.


Ventura synthesizes surf culture, historic buildings and a bustling downtown scene to embody a true California getaway. Visitors to Ventura enjoy outdoor adventures, a lively arts scene and an oceanside proximity that makes it a chef’s paradise.

Get the whole team together for beach activities like surfing, kiteboarding or kayaking. Water enthusiasts will enjoy winter swells and summer whitecaps at Ventura’s beaches, but there are plenty of options for those who like to enjoy the surf culture from a distance. The oceanfront Ventura Promenade is a festive place to take a stroll or ride bikes.


In the casual seaside city of Oxnard, you’ll find an active boating harbor, the nation’s largest kosher winery, the world-class Mullin Automotive Museum and a historic downtown bursting with multicultural flavors and architectural treasures. You’ll quickly discover why a tasty array of authentic Mexican cuisine and new eateries are putting Oxnard on the culinary map. In downtown Oxnard, Heritage Square is an amazing collection of magnificently restored homes and lushly landscaped gardens.

Oxnard’s harbor provides access to Channel Islands National Park, “America’s Galapagos.” The natural and cultural resources of its five different islands have been steadfastly preserved here and although it’s just a short boat trip away, these islands will have you feeling like you’re in a different world.


Stroll wide sandy beaches in Port Hueneme, a seaside community located between Oxnard and Ventura. Its original Chumash Indian name, Wenemu, means “resting place.” And it doesn’t take much time at the fifty-acre Hueneme Beach Park to discover that this city is a place for refreshing the mind and soul.

Port Hueneme Beach Park’s expansive sandy beaches, south-facing surfing waves, volleyball courts, and walkable beachside promenade promise satisfaction for every kind of beachgoer – sunbathers and surfers alike.


Bring your team to a place of inspiration. At venturacountycoast.com/meetings, you’ll find a guide to help you pick the perfect space for your needs and budget. From productive brainstorms to breathtaking views, Ventura County Coast has what you need. It’s time for your team to venture out.

For more information, please visit venturacountycoast.com/meetings.

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