OCEANSIDE — Tickets are on sale now for the 13th annual Oceanside Music Festival, OMFest, which will open with a “Bond, Just Bond” reception and Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation Scholarship gala from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 11 at Oceanside Museum of Art, 704 Pier View Way.
The theme this year is based on the beloved characters from the “007” movies. Attendees will be treated to a Casino Royale cocktail hour, as well as music, music, music. Guests are encouraged to dress as their favorite Bond or Bond girl and prizes will be presented for the best and most creative costumes.
During the evening, the OCAF 2014 honoree Mark Phelps will be introduced and presented with an award. Phelps is a musician and the long-time director of instrumental music at Oceanside High. Several of his former students have received scholarships from funds raised at OMFest Scholarship Galas.
The second event of OMFest will be a Global Spirit concert from 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 12 at St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 609 Pier View Way. This musical event will offer liturgical dancers and choral groups. Tickets and more information can be obtained at HYPERLINK “http://www.ocaf.info/”ocaf.info/