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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

Morticai's Murder Mystery Concert at Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books

Don't miss Morticai’s Murder Mystery Concert at Old Capitol Books, an immersive night of musical mystery! We'll showcase three different musical stages, tied together with a choose-your-own-adventure style murder mystery.

Monterey Bay Tequila and Mezcal Tasting at Lopez

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina and the Monterey Bay Tequila and Mezcal Tasting Group invite you to our popular monthly tasting series, next held on Friday, October 19, 6pm-8pm. Enjoy high quality tequilas and mezcals with other agave enthusiasts, newcomers, and...

Union Yoga Anatomy and Kinesiology Workshop: Knees, Ankles, Feet

Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents a Yoga Anatomy and Kinesiology Series with Rob Wilks on 8/25, 9/22, 10/20, 11/10, and 12/8. Over the course of these five Saturdays, Rob will cover anatomy, the movement of a particular part of the body, and...

Six String Pharmacy at Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste presents Six String Pharmacy , a Monterey County acoustic-style power duo composed of long-time music veterans and collaborators El Cajon and Mr. X. With influences that span across genres, it's the prescription for what ails you.

5th Annual Kidrageous Golden Gallop 5k and Celebration

Custom House Plaza

Jacob's Heart Children's Cancer Support Services presents the 5th Annual Kidrageous Golden Gallop 5K and Celebration. It's an amazing day of fun for the entire family! All proceeds will support local children with cancer and their families.