Ventura, also known as Ventucky or Bakersfield By The Sea, is a laid back beach community with a lot to offer.
  1. Jolly Oyster (shuck and eat fresh oysters)
  2. Channel Islands for whale watching and hiking. Island Packers
  3. Get Tony's Pizza and eat it at the beach
  4. Hike to "two trees"
  5. Rent bikes and cruise the boardwalk
  6. Buy or sell stuff at the numerous pawn shops
  7. Get a tattoo in Old English Font
  8. Enjoy local beer at Anacapa brew pub, Shanghai beer garden, surf brewery, and Barrelhouse 101.
  9. Bet on the horse races at the Ventura county fair grounds.
  10. Go to Santa Paula to buy rattle snake skin flip flops and matching belts