The Taste The Coast Festival & Expo is on The Strand, under the Oceanside Pier, right next to the beautiful Oceanside Beach. The closest Street Address is 300 N. The Strand, Oceanside CA 92054
FROM NORTH – Take I-5, exit Mission Blvd, proceed west (right), Mission ends at Pacific St., which is above The Strand and where the Pier starts. Go down to the Strand and the Festival is there under the Pier.
FROM SOUTH – Take I-5, exit Mission Blvd, proceed west (left), Mission ends at Pacific St., which is above The Strand and where the Pier starts. Go down to the Strand and the Start/Finish, Registration and Festival are there under the Pier.
FROM EAST – Take SR-78, merge with I-5 North, exit Mission St. and follow FROM SOUTH directions above.
PARKING – Watch for signs and monitors to help you find parking in the public lots just east of Pacific Street and the Oceanside Pier. Lots of parking in the two blocks N/S and East around Mission and Pacific Streets. If parking is full in that area, City Hall is one block east of Coast/101 and one block north of Mission on Pier View. There are hundreds of free parking spots in the City Hall parking structure; walk west on Pier View from City Hall, under the RR tracks in the Pier View Tunnel and you come out right at the Pier and the Taste The Coast Festival.