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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

Fleet Feet Sports Summer Training Program Begins

Fleet Feet Sports Monterey

Get ready for those summer 5K/10K races and fall half marathons with Fleet Feet Sports in Monterey! Our Training Crew meets Wednesdays at 6pm and Saturdays at 8:30am at the shop. The summer program runs June 1 - August 3,...

Osio Theatre Online Survey and Weekly Newsletter

Osio Theater Fans, we are pleased to announce that Monterey City Council unanimously approved our Consent to Sublease and we've jumped our final hurdle to opening! Our Grand Opening Weekend will begin Friday, May 27 at 11am, and continue through...

Monterey History and Art Association's La Merienda 2016

Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the City of Monterey’s 246th birthday with a very special barbecue buffet extravaganza, entertainment by Mike Marotta, Jr. and special guests, mariachi music, folklorico dancers, and a festive “Californio” party in the historic Memory Garden on Custom House Plaza. Tickets are $55 for members of MHAA, $65 for all others.

Monterey Wine Festival 2016

Custom House Plaza

Sip, savor, and swirl fine wines and enjoy wonderful food and live music at the 40th Annual Monterey Wine Festival on June 4 and 5 at Custom House Plaza. General admission fee is $45. VIP admission fee is $55. On Saturday, 12pm-3pm, the West Coast Chowder Competition will join the festival - guests will be able to sample the best of the best.

Shelby Graham: Curating a Creative Life at Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art

The Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street presents at talk by conceptual photographer and art coach Shelby Graham entitled Curating a Creative Life on Friday, June 3, 6pm-7pm. Join us for a lively evening as Shelby shares her...

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!