Upcoming Events

For upcoming conferences happening in Old Monterey, please see the Conference Calendar.

Jazz Night at MidiCi

 
2/20/20
 
 
MidiCi

MidiCi Neapolitan Pizza Company invites you to join us for Jazz Night every Thursday. Come and enjoy our appetizers, soups, salads, pizzas, paninis, and desserts while you listen to local jazz musicians performing in our restaurant.

Monterey Bay Tequila and Mezcal Tasting at Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

 
2/21/20
 
$10
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina and the Monterey Bay Tequila and Mezcal Tastings Group invite you to enjoy high quality tequilas and mezcals with other agave enthusiasts and newcomers - we usually feature 3 to 4 brands to sip and savor. Must be 21 years or older. $10.

15th Annual Chocolate and Wine Fundraiser at Monterey Public Library

 
2/21/20
 
$40/$45
 
Monterey Public Library

Support the Monterey Public Library by attending the 15th Annual Chocolate and Wine Fundraiser! Enjoy chocolate, wine, beer, and savories, plus a silent auction, balloon pop, and more. Tickets are $40 in advance, $45 at the door. All proceeds benefit the library.

Open House at Monterey Yoga Shala

 
2/22/20
 
free
 
Monterey Yoga Shala

Monterey Yoga Shala, Old Monterey's newest yoga studio, invites you to come visit our space, meet our teachers, and enjoy free classes, complimentary refreshments, massage, and more. We're located inside the Fitness Center of Portola Hotel & Spa.

Leche Malo at Puma Road

 
2/22/20
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents a performance by local favorite Vincent Randazzo, now know as Leche Malo . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this fantastic musician.

Nepotism 4: A Night of Poetry at Old Capitol Books

 
2/22/20
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books invites you to Nepotism 4: A Night of Poetry . We'll turn down the lights and bring together poets Tongo Eisen-Martin, Christoph Carr, Rachelle Escamilla, Brian Sheffield, Claire Durand-Gasselin, and Kraig Bellows to read from their work. $10

Wrockinfoose at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
2/22/20
 
$10
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present Wrockinfoose on Saturday, February 22, 7pm-9pm. Join us to listen to Wrockinfoose as they perform fresh, original blues, funk, and R&B music with Luca Fredericksen on keyboards and vocals, Sam Nilsson on...

Comedy Improv Show at the MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

 
2/22/20
 
$20/$16
 
The Dali Expo Dream Theater

Join the Monterey Peninsula's premiere comedy improv troupe for their shows on the second and last Saturday of every month. They use audience suggestions and volunteers to create hilarious scenes right on the spot similar to the hit show "Whose Line Is It, Anyway?!" It's perfect for parties and date nights!

Mad Gleam Press Studio Opening

 
2/22/20
 
$5 donation
 
Mad Gleam Press Studio

Join Mad Gleam Press , newly relocated from New York City, in celebrating their studio's grand opening! Featuring ive music by the Bedrooms and Sean Schiveley and spoken word performances by Brian Sheffield and Claire Durand-Gasselin. $5

Cameron Karren at Puma Road

 
2/23/20
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents local guitarist and alternative punk singer Cameron Karren of the rock/punk band Addalemon. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local...

Steven J. Shook at Puma Road

 
2/23/20
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents musician Steven J. Shook. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Bop of the Bay at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
2/23/20
 
$10
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge present Bop of the Bay, performing original jazz compositions and hard-bop classics and featuring Marshall Otwell (piano), Dan Robbins (bass), Mike Strunk (drums), Steve Wilson (trombone), Brian Stock (trumpet), and Roger Eddy (saxophone). $10

The Doo Wop Project at Golden State Theatre

 
2/23/20
 
$30-$55
 
Golden State Theatre

SBL Entertainment presents The Doo Wop Project. In their shows, the group traces the evolution of doo wop from the classic sound of five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to dynamic versions of modern radio hits. Tickets are $30-$55.

Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
2/24/20
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar's has held a weekly trivia game for years and it's a favorite among locals and visitors alike! Our 2-hour Monday night matches includes categories such as "last week in the news,” "random knowledge,” "sports,” “name that tune,” and “food and drink.” Prizes are awarded for 1st and 2nd place. Team size is limited to 6 people or less. Get your wine on and test your knowledge!

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
2/25/20
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic produce, fresh flowers, international food and pastries, arts and crafts, handmade jewelry, and clothing.

Lindsay Beery at Puma Road

 
2/25/20
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents local singer-songwriter Lindsay Beery every Tuesday in February and March, 5pm-7pm. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this talented musician with a...

MIIS Lecture - The 21st Century Clean Energy Grid

 
2/25/20
 
free
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a free lecture by Steve Campbell entitled The 21st Century Clean Energy Grid on Tuesday, February 25, at 6pm in Room 100 in the McGowan Building on the campus of MIIS.

Massive...

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
2/25/20
 
$5
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Come to Sovino to play Wine Bingo! Really, it's everything you like about Bingo, with wine and Sovino vocabulary associated with the numbers. Come and learn a little, play a little, drink a little. There shall be prizes!

Healing with Diet Workshop at Spa on the Plaza

 
2/27/20
 
$35
 
Spa on the Plaza

The Healing with Diet Workshop at Spa on the Plaza promises to inspire and educate participants on the value and healing benefits of a healthy diet. Jen DeVilliers, a certified CHEK Practitioner, has coached hundreds of clients around the world...

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Soren Kierkegaard

 
2/28/20
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , we’re going to discuss Soren Kierkegaard's Concept of Anxiety . Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Teen Night with DJ Marlon at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
2/28/20
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present a Teen Night featuring DJ Marlon on Friday, February 28, 7pm-9pm.

Marlon Healey is a 14-year-old DJ and aspiring music producer. A lifelong music lover of music, Marlon was introduced to...

VYBE at Cibo Restaurant

 
2/28/20
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live rock music featuring VYBE , 9pm-12:30am.

VYBE is a collaboration of talented, seasoned musicians who came together in early 2010 and have become...

Vinyasa 101 Workshop at Om Studios

 
2/29/20
 
$35
 
Om Studios

Come build a safe vinyasa practice and learn alignment techniques that might not always be covered in your typical hour-long class. Vinyasa 101 at Om Studios in Monterey on Saturday, February 29 at 1:30pm will offer an introduction to the...

Sej Miles at Puma Road

 
2/29/20
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents award-winning singer-songwriter Sej Miles , whose musical influences draw from gospel, blues, and folk. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our...

Banff Mountain Film Festival 2020 at Golden State Theatre

 
2/29/20
 
$22
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre hosts the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. Journey to exotic locations, paddle the wildest waters, and climb the highest peaks tonight in a selection of films from the 44th annual Banff Mountain Film Festival.

Monthly Community Bhakti Satsang at Union Yoga

 
3/1/20
 
$5-$10 suggested donation
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents a Monthly Community Bhakti Satsang led by Rebekah Menezes on the first Sunday of March, April, and May, 4:30pm-6pm. $5-$10 suggested donation.

Come join the unity of gathering together for an introduction to mantra and chanting....

Tammi Brown at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
3/1/20
 
$10
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents the outrageously talented singer Tammi Brown on Sunday, March 1, 5pm-7:30pm, performing The Lost American Jazzbook - a revisioning of the American art song tradition. $10 at the door, all ages welcome.

Drenched in...