Channel Islands Harbor

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Record Number of Items Collected at Channel Islands Harbor Holiday Food & Toy Drive

Ventura County families in need will receive much-needed food and toys this holiday season thanks to the Holiday Food & Toy Drive hosted this past weekend at Fisherman’s Wharf in the Channel Island Harbor. An estimated 2,200 toys were collected to benefit the Spark of Love Toy Drive and more than 5,000 lbs of non-perishable…

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Channel Islands Farmers Market to Open on Wednesdays, Starting Dec. 9th

Channel Islands Harbor residents and visitors seeking fresh fruits, vegetables, fish and other items at the Channel Islands Harbor Farmers Market as an alternative to grocery stores are in luck. The market, historically open on Sundays, will now be open on Wednesdays from 1 p.m.to 5 p.m. starting Wednesday, December 9th. The Farmers Market is…

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Channel Islands Harbor to Host Holiday Food & Toy Drive

The Ventura County Harbor Department is teaming up with the Harbor & Beach Community Alliance (HBCA) to spread holiday cheer this season by hosting the first Holiday Food & Toy Drive from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on December 12, 2020 at Fisherman’s Wharf. The Holiday Food & Toy Drive will benefit Food Share of Ventura…

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2020 Parade of Lights Canceled Due to COVID Concerns

The annual Parade of Lights at the Channel Islands Harbor in Oxnard has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and concerns for spectators, the Ventura County Harbor Department announced. The 2020 Parade of Lights, which has taken place for 54-years, had been scheduled for Saturday, December 12.  The only time the event has been…

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Channel Islands Harbor Survey to Help With Future of the Harbor

Ventura County residents and visitors are encouraged to take a short survey to share their Channel Islands Harbor experience and help recommend ways to improve the Harbor as part of a visioning process. The survey can be taken by visiting these links: (English) https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ChannelIslandsHarborVisioning (Spanish) https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ChannelIslandsHarborVisionando The Channel Islands Harbor Visioning Process is being led…

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Dredging at Channel Islands Harbor Scheduled to Start in October 2020

Navigating the Channel Islands Harbor will continue to be safe and downcoast beaches will receive an influx of much-needed sand thanks to a dredging project that will soon be underway. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is on schedule to start dredging the Channel Islands Harbor in mid-October 2020. Equipment will be staged at the…

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