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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

2019 4th of July Parade Sponsor Application

Become a sponsor of Monterey's 4th of July parade! If you have not had a chance to submit your 4th of July parade sponsor application, you can download the form online . The application must be submitted to the OMBA office by Friday, May 31. Your support at any level of sponsorship has a huge impact on making the 4th of July Parade a success.

"Friends" Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Friends themed Trivia Night on Wednesday, March 27 at 7pm for ages 21 and up. Start re-watching this famous TV show now to get a leg up. No matter who your favorite...

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill

Come out and celebrate Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill! On the last Wednesday of every month, show your server your Monterey library card or a Brews for Books bookmark (available at the library), and we'll donate 10% of your check to the Monterey Public Library.

Summer Camps at MY Museum 2019

Children ages 6-8 are invited to explore what makes Monterey special by spending a week at our local children's museum during My Museum's 2019 Summer Camp! Campers will play and experiment with unique hands-on exhibits, discover new friendships, and explore hidden treasures in our community.

Springtime Happy Hour at Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant

Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant is pleased to announce our springtime happy hours Monday-Thursday, 4pm-6:30pm. We offering $2 off appetizers, $2 off house wines by the glass, and $2 off red of white wines by the glass. Visit us at 422...