The small beach city of Port Hueneme has an area of less than five square miles, and is well known for its beautiful Hueneme Beach Park, Lighthouse Promenade, historic Wharf, Naval Base and Port of Hueneme, which is the only deep water harbor between Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay. Silver Strand Beach located just west of the harbor, and Hueneme Beach Park are both favorite local surf and recreational areas. The Hueneme Beach Festival in August is a popular event, featuring live music and many attractions. Residents of Port Hueneme have many restaurants, shopping areas and parks to enjoy. Most neighborhoods offer nice suburban settings, with developments close to the beach for those seeking a more resort lifestyle feel.