Upcoming Events

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

Steven J. Shook at Comanche Cellars

 
2/16/19
 
 
Comanche Cellars Wine Room

Back by popular demand, Comanche Cellars Wine Room presents an evening of live music with Steven Shook on Saturday, February 2, 5pm-7pm.

LGBTQ Speed Dating Event at Old Capitol Books

 
2/16/19
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books presents Quick Queer Greetings, an LGBTQ+ speed-dating event where you can meet new partners and new friends. Suggested donation is $10. For ages 18 and over.

Lopez Presents Los Pasteles Verdes, La Migra, Impacto 5

 
2/16/19
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents an evening of live music and dancing featuring Los Pasteles Verdes, La Migra, and Impacto 5 on Saturday, February 16. Doors open at 9:30pm.

Introduction to Mantra Practice at Union Yoga

 
2/17/19
 
$20
 
Union Yoga

This 90-minute workshop at Union Yoga will cover the background, use, and exploration of mantras. Instructor Rebekah Finn will teach us breathing and meditative skills to craft our own mantras, which we will practice reciting and chanting. Fee is $20.

Lopez: Los Yaguaru, Grupo Maravilla, Los Compas del Sabor

 
2/17/19
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents an evening of live music featuring Los Yaguaru de Angel Venegas, Grupo Maravilla, and Los Compas del Sabor on Sunday, February 17. Doors open at 9:30pm.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
2/19/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
2/19/19
 
 
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!

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
2/20/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, you're invited to I Will Repair's open forum Tech Talk on Wednesdays at 6pm. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

Prints 101 with Barbara Furbush

 
2/21/19
 
Free with Admission
 
Monterey Museum of Art

In this lively class at Monterey Museum of Art taught by Barbara Furbush, you'll handle materials, tools, and prints as we discuss the four basic methods of making prints and learn to identify one from another.

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Frantz Fanon

 
2/22/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , we’re going to read Frantz Fanon's Black Skin White Mask . Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Never Bored Issue Launch Party at Old Capitol Books

 
2/22/19
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books hosts a launch party for the latest issue of Never Bored on Friday, February 22 at 8:30pm. Enjoy music, friends, and hanging out together. Everyone is welcome! Suggested donation is $10, but no one will be...

Cibo Restaurant presents VYBE

 
2/22/19
 
 
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...

Print at The Dali Expo

 
2/23/19
 
$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.

Positive Discipline Class Begins at Monterey County Youth Museum

 
2/24/19
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Take your parenting know-how to the next level! Back by popular demand at MY Museum, Kim Biggio will facilitate a class entitled Positive Discipline . Learn how to set limits with your family without negativity. Kim is a credentialed parent educator, former preschool teacher, and the mother of three children.

Fishbowl Poetry Open Mic Featuring D.L. Lang and Doreen Stock

 
2/24/19
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books announces Fishbowl Poetry, an open mic event which opens with a featured poet (or two). Today we'll welcome guests D.L. Lang and Doreen Stock. Readings begin at 2pm, open mic signups begin at 1:30pm.

Military Meet-Up at the Barre at Om Studios

 
2/24/19
 
$10
 
Om Studios

Om Studios in Monterey presents a Military Meet-Up at the Barre on Sunday, February 24, 4:30pm-5:30pm. Join Halle for a full-body workout for the low price of $10. This class is a great way to meet other military families in...

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday Week at MY Museum

 
2/26 - 3/1
 
free with admission
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

MY Museum is celebrating one of our favorite authors, Dr. Seuss, February 26 - March 1. Join us 2:30pm-4pm each day for crafts and wild activities that would surprise even the Cat in the Hat himself! Free with museum admission.

Multi-day event ending on Fri Mar 01, 2019

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
2/26/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

MIIS Lecture: Zuloago's "The Spanish Lady” Painting and the Fight Against Communism

 
2/26/19
 
free
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Join Peter Broucke, Director of Art at Middlebury College, for a lecture entitled Institutional (Art) History at Monterey: The “Spanish Lady” Painting and the Fight Against Communism . He'll discuss the painting by Ignacio Zuloago (1870-1945) that resides in the Lara Soto Adobe, and how it came to Monterey.

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
2/27/19
 
 
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)

 
2/27/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, you're invited to I Will Repair's open forum Tech Talk on Wednesdays at 6pm. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

MIIS Lecture: Health Care and the Future of the National Deficit

 
2/27/19
 
free
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a lecture by Dr. Dean Baker entitled Budget Horror Stories: Health Care and the Future of the National Deficit on Wednesday, February 27, 6pm-7:30pm at Irvine Auditorium in the McCone Building on the campus...

Martin Ray Wines Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
2/28/19
 
$25
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a tasting of the wines of Martin Ray Vineyards and Winery. We'll also have special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $25 for non-members.

Jazz Bash by the Bay 2019

 
3/1 - 3/3
 
 
Monterey Conference Center

Join us at Monterey Conference Center and Portola Hotel & Spa for Jazz Bash by the Bay, March 1-3. Come for a single day, the whole weekend, or one of our featured shows and enjoy the many colorful forms of American classic jazz including traditional, ragtime, swing, gypsy, zydeco, and blues. For a complete schedule and to purchase tickets, please click here.

Multi-day event ending on Sun Mar 03, 2019

First Friday @ MMA: Birthday Edition

 
3/1/19
 
$5 Suggested Donation
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Help us celebrate Monterey Museum of Art's 60th Birthday with live music, drinks, and of course, ART!

$5 Suggested Donation

Mindful Pregnancy: Prenatal Yoga at Om Studios

 
3/3/19
 
 
Om Studios

Join Kate Balog at Om Studios in Monterey on this incredible 6-week journey into motherhood through movement, breath, mediation and community beginning Sunday, March 3 at 3:30pm. Each class will last 90 minutes.

Discover ways to truly connect with...

Yin Yoga Workshop at Union Yoga

 
3/3/19
 
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents a a 2-part Yin yoga series entitled Yin: Nourishing the Winter Body taught by Ana Poirer on Sunday, February 3, 4:30pm-6pm and Sunday, March 3, 4:30pm-6pm. Fee is $25 for one session or $45 for both sessions....

Mondays at the Museum

 
3/4/19
 
Free with Admission
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Meet Monterey Museum of Art Executive Director Stuart Chase. Ask questions and view Stuart’s favorite art currently on view.

Celebrate Fat Tuesday 2019 at Jack's Monterey

 
3/5/19
 
$29
 
Jacks Monterey

Let the festivities begin this Fat Tuesday, March 5, with Executive Chef Danny Abbruzzese’s three-course prix-fixe dinner at Jack Monterey. From 6:00pm to 9:00pm enjoy live music by John Harris on piano and vocals.

Price is $29 plus tax...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
3/5/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
3/6/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, you're invited to I Will Repair's open forum Tech Talk on Wednesdays at 6pm. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

"Jimi Hendrix" Electric Church" at Golden State Theatre

 
3/9/19
 
$19
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents a screening of the new documentary film Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church followed by a panel discussion featuring John McDermott (director), Steve Rash (filmmaker), and Eddie Kramer (sound engineer) on Saturday, March 9 at...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
3/12/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Brewery Tour at Peter B's

 
3/12/19
 
$15
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Peter B's has been brewing beer on-site for over twenty years! Every second Tuesday of the month at 5:30pm, you'll have the opportunity to go behind the scenes with one of Peter B's brewers and get an up-close look at...

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
3/13/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, you're invited to I Will Repair's open forum Tech Talk on Wednesdays at 6pm. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

MIIS Lecture - New Threats: Terrorism and Cybercrimes

 
3/13/19
 
$10
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a lecture by Jason Blazakis and Moyara Ruehsen entitled New Threats: Terrorism and Cybercrimes on Wednesday, March 13, at 6pm in Room MG102 in the McGowan Building on the campus of MIIS. Admission...