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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

Elizabeth Leavy Stroman, "The Art and Life of Jean Varda"

Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is pleased to present a talk by Elizabeth Leavy Stroman, author of The Art and Life of Jean Varda, on Monday, July 6, 2pm-4pm. Jean Varda was a legendary iconoclast in the 20th century art world –...

Performance Artist Tim Youd at Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street invites you to join us for a portion of Los Angeles artist Tim Youd’s performance piece, 100 Novels, on Monday, July 6, 11am-4pm. Presented as live performances over the course of years,...

Monterey County Youth Museum: $2 Tuesday!

Monterey County Youth Museum

In an effort to make the Museum accessible to our entire community, the Pebble Beach Company Foundation and Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation proudly sponsor MY Museum’s $2 Tuesdays! These reduced admission days are offered on the first Tuesday of...

Cibo Restaurant presents Victory Lane

Cibo Restaurant

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live music featuring Victory Lane, 9pm-12:30am, a hot classic rock quartet that plays their cool medleys all around the Monterey Peninsula.

The band is Guitar Bob Ohsiek on...

MIIS presents "U.S. - Cuba Relations: Emerging Obstacles and Opportunities"

MIIS, McGowan Building

MIIS presents "U.S. - Cuba Relations: Emerging Obstacles and Opportunities", a discussion featuring Jon Showe on Wednesday, July 8, 6pm-7pm in the McGowan Building, Room 102. This event, sponsored by the eMIISsaries, is free and open to the public.