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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

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill

Come out and celebrate Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill! On the last Wednesday of every month, show your server your Monterey library card or a Brews for Books bookmark (available at the library), and we'll donate 10% of your check to the Monterey Public Library.

Saturday Fun Run Group at Fleet Feet Sports

Fleet Feet Sports invites you to join our free weekly fun run group and get the inside tip on store discounts, shoe demos, and running technique. Every Saturday at 8am, we meet at Fleet Feet at 472 Alvarado St and head to the Coastal Trail, where we run or walk for 30 minutes then head back to the store. Runners or walkers of all levels are welcome!

Lace Bralettes Back at Grace Lifestyle Boutique

All of Grace Lifestyle Boutique's beautiful lace bralettes are back in stock, plus we now carry this gorgeous new lace-trimmed layering tank. Come visit us and check them out at 459 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey.

Six String Pharmacy at Bakai Wine + Tapas

Caffe Trieste

Bakai Wine + Tapas presents Six String Pharmacy , a Monterey County acoustic-style power duo composed of long-time music veterans and collaborators El Cajon and Mr. X. With influences that span across genres, it's the prescription for what ails you.