Upcoming Events

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

Monterey Transgender and Transitional Support Group at ISGC

 
6/25/19
 
$30
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

ISGC presents a Transitional Support / Therapy Group on the 4th Tuesday of every month. This is a safe and confidential group addressing the needs of trans women, trans men, gender queer, gender non-conforming, and intersex people. Please call for an intake appointment, 831-375-7553.

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
6/26/19
 
 
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.

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
6/26/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, please feel free to drop in and pick my brain for free between the hours of 1pm and 2pm on Wednesdays every week. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

Care for Caregivers Therapy Group at ISGC

 
6/26/19
 
$30
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

The Intimacy, Sexuality and Gender Center (ISGC) presents a Care for Caregivers Therapy Group for all caregivers. Meet others like you and share your story with those who can offer support, comfort, and shared common experience. Led by Stephen L. Braveman, LMFT, DST, and Wanda Braveman. Fee is $30 per session per person. Please phone to register, 831-375-7553.

Pixar Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
6/26/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant is hosting a Pixar themed Trivia Night, everything from Toystory to Up ! There will be prizes. Team size is limited to 6 people.

Out of the Blue at Sovino Wine Bar

 
6/28/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar presents Out of the Blue, featuring guitarist Greg Robbins and vocalist Maria Borrelli. Hear their fresh take on covers by Stevie Wonder, Jimi Hendrix, Steely Dan, Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, and more.

The Yoga Mama Prenatal Series Begins at Om Studios

 
6/29/19
 
$90 / $20 drop-in
 
Om Studios

Om Studios in Monterey invites you to join us for an incredible six week series beginning June 1 and continuing on Saturdays at 11am (drop-ins are welcome). Fee is $90 for all 6 weeks or $20 drop-in.

The Yoga...

Khalid Hussein, Artist and Graphic Novelist, at Old Capitol Books

 
6/29/19
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is thrilled to have Los Angeles-based artist and graphic novelist Khalid Hussein come to the bookstore to talk about his art and his experiences in political illustration. His work has been featured in a number of publications and his paintings hang in public and private collections around the world.

Poses and Points Workshop at Om Studio

 
6/29/19
 
$55
 
Om Studios

Join Marisa Majares at Om Studios in Monterey on Saturday, June 29, for an evening of balance and reconnection where you will nurture the body and nourish the mind through a unique combination of gentle yoga, guided meditation, aromatherapy, and...

Print at The Dali Expo

 
6/29/19
 
$35/$30
 
The Dali Expo

Liberate your creativity at this printmaking workshop, held on the last Saturday of every month, 4pm-6pm, at The Dali Expo. Tickets are $30 for Expo members, $35 for all others. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Wuwu, Grand Larson, and The Discards Perform at Old Capitol Books

 
6/29/19
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books presents an evening of live music featuring Wuwu, Grand Larson, and American Trashbird on Saturday, June 29. Doors open at 7pm. Admission is $10, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds.

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Comedian Brian Regan at Golden State Theatre

 
6/29/19
 
$59.50-$65
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents comedian Brian Regan . The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, he can turn the most mundane situations - like going to the eye doctor to get fitted for glasses, or trying to decide how many fig newtons to eat in one sitting - into side-splitting stand-up material.

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
7/2/19
 
$40/$50
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Paint and Sip Class ! Tonight, local artist and retired art teacher Bunny Paivine will be teaching an easy-to-follow painting class. You’ll take home your own 11 x 14 canvas painting. Fee is $40 in advance, $50 at the door. All materials, instruction, and a glass of wine are included.

Monterey 4th of July Parade 2019

 
7/4/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

Monterey's annual 4th of July Parade is a must-attend celebration that draws approximately 15,000 people to line the streets in and around Old Monterey. Come revel in the festive floats, patriotic displays, entertaining costumes, and musical bands!

July 4th Living History Day 2019 - Monterey State Historic Park

 
7/4/19
 
free
 
Memory Garden at Pacific House

Monterey State Historic Park Association presents July 4th Living History Day in the Memory Garden, located behind Pacific House Museum at Custom House Plaza. The whole family can enjoy historic demonstrations and participate in 19th century games, rope-making, leather craft, blacksmithing, military drills, cooking, dancing, and more, 11am-3pm.

Golden State Theatre: Monterey County Pops Independence Day Concert 2019

 
7/4/19
 
Free
 
Golden State Theatre

Monterey County Pops!, a 40-piece professional orchestra, presents a free Independence Day concert at Golden State Theatre featuring favorite American popular and patriotic tunes. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis, with doors opening at 6pm.

Paint with The Dali Expo

 
7/6/19
 
$35/$30
 
The Dali Expo

Join The Dali Expo for a monthly painting workshop presented by local artists, 4-6pm. The price is $35 per person ($5 discount for Dali Expo members). Supplies provided include a canvas, painting supplies, and museum admission.

Paint with The Dali Expo

 
7/6/19
 
$35/$30
 
The Dali Expo

Join The Dali Expo for a monthly painting workshop presented by local artists, 4-6pm. The price is $35 per person ($5 discount for Dali Expo members). Supplies provided include a canvas, painting supplies, and museum admission.

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
7/9/19
 
$15
 
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!

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Kant, Part 1

 
7/12/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

The Theory and Philosophy Reading Group will knuckle down this summer and focus in on Kant's The Critique of Pure Reason in four sessions. Discussions will be facilitated by Robert Kuhry, are free, and open to everyone. Attend one session or all of them!

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Achille Mbembe

 
7/17/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , we’re going to take another look at Achille Mbembe's "Necropolitics" to discuss the political power of who is allowed to live and who must die. Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Monterey Peninsula Pride Parade and Celebration 2019

 
7/20/19
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

Join Monterey Peninsula Pride for the 3rd Annual Monterey Peninsula Pride Parade and Celebration on Saturday, July 20, 11am-3pm, in Old Monterey. The parade will gather on Polk Street and march to Custom House Plaza, where we'll hold the celebration....

Rainbow Lounge: LGBTQ+ Hang Out at Old Capitol Books

 
7/20/19
 
$5
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is partnering with Monterey Peninsula Pride to host a monthly hang out for LGBTQ+ folks age 18 and up on the third Saturday of the month at 7pm. Join us and enjoy tunes and chill vibes. Admission...

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
7/23/19
 
$15
 
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!

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Kant, Part 2

 
7/26/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

The Theory and Philosophy Reading Group will knuckle down this summer and focus in on Kant's The Critique of Pure Reason in four sessions. (Attend one session or all of them!) Discussions will be facilitated by Robert Kuhry, are free, and open to everyone.

Print at The Dali Expo

 
7/27/19
 
$35/$30
 
The Dali Expo

Liberate your creativity at this printmaking workshop, held on the last Saturday of every month, 4pm-6pm, at The Dali Expo. Tickets are $30 for Expo members, $35 for all others. All ages and skill levels are welcome.