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Old Monterey is the thriving downtown district of Monterey, CA. Home to nearly 400 shops, restaurants, and service providers and a bustling farmers' market, it's a hub of community life. Tourists from around the world come for its seaside charm and historical attractions. Old Monterey is a frequent host to conventions and meetings of all sizes. It's also a great place to locate a business.

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This Week's Highlights

Bella's Studio 5th Annual Holiday Fair

5:00pm   12/05/14     Bella's Studio

Bella's Studio invites to you join us for our Fifth Annual Holiday Fair on Friday, December 5, 5pm-7:30pm and Saturday, December 6, 10am-4pm. Enjoy some holiday cheer and purchase beautiful, unique gifts hand-crafted by local artists!

Christmas Tree Lighting on Colton Hall Lawn

5:00pm   12/04/14   FREE   Colton Hall Lawn

First Night Monterey and the Old Monterey Business Association, with support from the City of Monterey, announced they will once again sponsor Monterey’s traditional Community Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration, with carols, candles, cookies, cider, music and good cheer on Thursday evening, December 4th, 5pm-6pm.