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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

Automotive Photographer George Saitas at Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books hosts George Saitas , winner of the 2016 Platform Artist of the Year Contest, Photography Category. George will be signing copies of his new photography book, Ferrari: 275 GTB #08011 , an aesthetic exploration of the relationship between man and machine.

Glow with the Flow: Black Light Yoga at Om Studios

Om Studios

Om Studios Monterey presents Glow with the Flow: Black Light Yoga . This class takes place in a glow-in-the-dark room with fun music and yogis clad in neon clothes and glow sticks. Come relax and have fun!

Surfrider Foundation Event at Revival Ice Cream

Revival Ice Cream

Revival Ice Cream invites you to come to the shop for a talk with Surfrider Foundation at 1:30pm. Revival is donating 10% of today's proceeds to this amazing organization, and will be serving up a delicious, organic Surfrider Sundae in honor of the occasion.

Curry Noodles at Siamese Bay Restaurant

Siamese Bay Restaurant invites you to stop by and try our Curry Noodles. It’s the perfect way to warm yourself on a chilly spring evening! Eaten like a noodle soup, this is a traditional Thai recipe featuring a delicious coconut curry with rice noodles, a boiled egg, and bean sprouts. The bowl pictured here was made to order with chicken.