Encinitas is a coastal city 25 miles north of downtown San Diego. Zip code is 92024. Encinitas has several annual cultural events. Most notable are the Annual Fall Festival, held each November in Downtown Encinitas and the Wavecrest Woodie Meet, the largest gathering of wooden bodied vehicles in the world, which takes place on 3rd Saturday in September at Moonlight State Beach. The City of Encinitas incorporated in 1986 and includes the communities of Old Encinitas, New Encinitas, Leucadia, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, and Olivenhain. The Encinitas real estate area offers a real great Southern California lifestyle.