In today’s blog post we share the coolest things to do in Ventura California as of August 11, 2012.  Ventura is a beach community that not only has beautiful beaches and a vibrant downtown but Ventura is a wonderful place to call home!  For more information on Ventura homes for sale, Vacation Rentals or Property Management please contact us at 805-656-8000.

Ventura is a coastal beach community located approximately 40 minutes north of Los Angeles and 30 minutes south of Santa Barbara.  Ventura is home to approximately 111,000 residents who enjoy mild climates year-round.  

Points of interest in Ventura include walking and bicycle trails along the shore.  (Bicycle rentals available at various locations throughout Ventura.)  Ventura Harbor’s Marina featuring over 20 specialty shops and restaurants, night clubs, music and dancing, narrated harbor cruises, pedal boat, electric boat, and kayak rentals, sport fishing, dive shop and Charters.  Fisherman’s Market each Saturday morning.  Ventura’s vibrant downtown offers shopping, restaurants, night life, clubs, coffee houses, Movie Theater, concert theater, museums, performing arts theater, pier, farmers market, and much more!  Ventura Fair Grounds and Seaside Park  is a short jaunt from downtown along the coast featuring the Derby Club, Tradeshows, year round events and of course our famous Ventura County Fair every August complete with fireworks and top name entertainment!  The Island Packer of Channel Island is minutes away for charter trips to the five islands and whale watching.  If you like wine tasting Ventura is 30 minutes to Santa Barbara and wine country another 30 minutes to the Chumash Casino and Hotel.  The Chumash Casino offers top name entertainment, restaurants and a huge variety of slot machines.

At Exit Realty By The Sea we service west Ventura County including Ventura, Oxnard, Port Hueneme, Camarillo, Santa Paula, Fillmore and Ojai. We provide extensive marketing packages for Sellers to get their property sold fast.  Ask about our special programs for Buyers.  I can be reached at 805-656-8000 or 805-701-8465.  DRE# 01270262.