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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

My Father Cigars Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
10/17/19
 
$30
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a My Father Cigars Tasting Event including special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $30 for non-members.

Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/17/19
 
$10
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge hosts Nashville-based singer-songwriter Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch. At once heartfelt and sophisticated, Bristow combines subtle but beautiful melodies and hooks that stick around with the backbone of a real friend. Cover charge $10.

Fire Safety Friday at MY Museum 2019

 
10/18/19
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum celebrates Fire Safety Friday, hosting our favorite firefighters from the Monterey Fire Department for an hour of fire safety demonstrations, activities, and a real fire engine.

Nicque Marina at Puma Road

 
10/19/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Nicque Marina . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this great musician from North Dakota.

Dali's Alley at The Dali Expo

 
10/19/19
 
free
 
The Dali Expo

The Dali Expo presents Dali's Alley. Discover over a dozen different vendors selling a variety of crafts - everything from fine art, jewelry, and books, to clothing, soaps, and more.