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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

Colin Hay at Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents singer-songwriter Colin Hay , an Australian musician and actor who performed as lead vocalist of the band, Men at Work, and later as a solo artist. He's beloved for his intimate, confessional live shows. Tickets are $32-$60.

Opening Reception for Youth Arts Collective's Summer Art Show

Youth Arts Collective

Youth Arts Collective presents an opening reception for our Summer Art Show. This is going to be a stunning show featuring all new work by 67 YACsters and their mentors, including art produced during our recent 24hr Artathon. You don't want to miss it!

Cibo Restaurant presents BTA

Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live Soul and R&B music featuring BTA , 9pm-12:30am. After gigging around Monterey and other venues up and down California and Nevada more than 20 years ago, they're back together again and getting us up and dancing!

Montrio Bistro: Farm to Table Program, Summer 2017

The team at Montrio Bistro is launching our new Market Fare: Farm to Table Program beginning July 1. Each week, Montrio will feature fresh menu additions created almost exclusively from ingredients sourced at MontereyÂ’ farmers' markets.