Moonlight Beach—D Street
Moonlight Beach/D Street, is located in Encinitas, San Diego County. Travel south on the 5 freeway, exit (42) directly onto Encinitas Blvd., turn right (west), through PCH to 3rd Street (approx. 1/2 mile). Turn left onto 3rd Street and proceed 2 blocks to D Street. Turn Right onto D street and use the D Street Viewpoint Park Stairs for direct beach access.
PAID Parking & Meters:
The Moonlight Beach Paid Parking Lot is located 1 block north on C Street (You’ll pass it on your way to D Street). Alternatively, limited parking is available along any of the adjacent streets (D, C or even B Sts., as well as 3rd & 4th Sts.). The venue site will be approx. 300 ft. south of Moonlight beach proper, at D Street.
There are a few nearby restaurants on South Coast Highway and near the freeway, with more shopping and restaurants on the east side of the freeway. The Moonlight Beach park area amenities include beach showers, bathrooms, park & picnic area and a snack shack.