Monterey 250 - 4th of July Parade

Monterey 250 is a year-long celebration of Monterey's 250th birthday. Our annual 4th of July Parade in Old Monterey will be a focal event of the celebrations. Planning is already underway and we are taking parade applications now. Apply early. The demand for a limited number of parade spaces is very high.

» Apply online for 2020 4th of July Parade

This Week's Highlights

Downtown Old Monterey Shelter-in-Place Dining Guide

Just because there's a pandemic happening doesn't mean you can't eat well. Many of Old Monterey's restaurants are open for take-out and delivery orders.

To help you find which restaurants are still running, we've set up the Old Monterey Shelter-in-Place Dining Guide , which lists restaurants offering pick-up or delivery during Monterey County's shelter-in-place order. You'll also find operating hours, menus, contact information, and links to delivery services. Enjoy!

Tuesday Farmers Market Temporarily Suspended

The Old Monterey Business Association is suspending the Tuesday Farmers Market on Alvarado Street for the remainder of the month of March, and will decide in April when the Market will resume. This proactive measure is being taken in order...

Homemade Granola at Paris Bakery

Did you know that Paris Bakery makes our own granola? Not too sweet, it's the perfect addition to your morning yogurt or oatmeal, and tasty served plain with a little milk!

Paris Bakery is open during the shelter-in-place order...