Upcoming Events

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MendBar Happy Hour Fridays at Slowfiber

 
9/17/21
 
$5-$10
 
Slowfiber

Join Slowfiber for our MendBar Happy Hour taking place every Friday, 5:30pm-8pm, at the shop. Fee is $5-$10, sliding scale. Please register in advance.

At Happy Hour, we get to fix our buttons, rip, runs, holes, hems, etc. and have fun together. Slowfiber has all the materials you need and they're included in the price. Limited experience is o.k. - you'll develop skills.

Linda Arceo at Puma Road

 
9/17/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Linda Arceo . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Linda Arceo is an...

Friday Night Magic at Mythic Games

 
9/17/21
 
$16
 
Mythic Games Monterey

Friday Night Magic is back at Mythic Games Monterey! Come join us at the shop for Magic: The Gathering. Tonight at 6pm will be Dungeons and Dragons Adventures in the Forgotten Realms, $16 fee, 3 rounds. Proof of vaccination is mandatory.

Saturday Morning Fun Run at Fleet Feet Monterey

 
9/18/21
 
Free
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Saturday Morning Fun Runs have returned to Fleet Feet Monterey! Every Saturday we meet at the shop at 8am and take 15 minutes to socialize before we get moving. This free program is for people of all ages and all abilities. Everyone is welcome - the more, the merrier! Run or walk as you wish.

Volunteer for the Downtown Old Monterey Cleanup!

 
9/18/21
 
free
 
Calle Principal Parking Garage

Save Our Shores and the Foolish Times invite you to help us clean up Downtown Old Monterey streets on Coastal Cleanup Day, 9am-12pm. That's right, in addition to cleaning up beaches, we're extending the effort to our beloved Downtown!

Check in at 9am at the parking garage at 468 Calle Principal. Please register online so we know to expect you. There's an after party for volunteers, 1pm-3pm - sign up for the after party here.

Modern Saturday at Mythic Games

 
9/18/21
 
$10
 
Mythic Games Monterey

Dust off those paper Modern cards or break in the new Modern Horizons 2 powerhouses. At Mythic Games Monterey, we're celebrating Magic: The Gathering Modern Constructed every Saturday in August at 1pm. 3 rounds, $10 entry fee, 16 person limit. Proof of full vaccination mandatory. Register 30 minutes in advance with the official Companion app.

Peter B's Brewpub: 25th Anniversary Celebration

 
9/18/21
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Peter B's Brewpub invites you to join us on Saturday, September 18, 2pm-10pm, to celebrate our 25th birthday and kickoff Oktoberfest.

We'll have: Happy Hour all day; a live broadcast with KRML, 2pm-4pm; special Oktoberfest brew; outdoor games in the beer garden; a brewery tour at 4pm with Natalie Mika, our head brewer; and hourly raffles, 3pm-9pm.

Oktoberfest Celebration Begins at Peter B's Brewpub

 
9/18/21
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Peter B's Brewpub is celebrating Oktoberfest with specials September 18 - October 3. Get Peterhosen Oktoberfest Lager for $8 and grilled bratwurst with mashed potatoes, sour kraut, and grain mustard for $12. Wear your Lederhosen to Peter B's during our...

Sej Miles at Puma Road

 
9/18/21
 
 
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. Join us for wine tasting and wines by the glass or bottle while you enjoy this up and coming talent.

Y&T at Golden State Theatre 2021

 
9/18/21
 
$39-$99
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre hosts Y&T on Saturday, September 18 at 8pm. Tickets are $39-$99. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

Before Mötley Crüe, before RATT, even before...

Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day at MY Museum

 
9/19/21
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Did you know that Talk Like a Pirate Day is on Sunday, September 19? So gather 'round, landlubbers, and learn the pirate lingo. Join us for a pirate scavenger hunt and a special craft during our during our 10am-12 pm...

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
9/19/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents guitarist Adam Astrup and vocalist Miranda Perl. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Beauty and Bubbles at Comanche Cellars Wine Room

 
9/20/21
 
$20
 
Comanche Cellars Wine Room

Comanche Cellars Wine Room invites you to join us for Beauty and Bubbles, an evening of beauty and wine, on Monday, September 20 at 5:30pm. $20 admission fee includes a glass of sparkling Pet Gnat and small bites. A la...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers Market

 
9/21/21
 
free
 
Old Monterey

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmer's Market is back! The market has returned to Alvarado Street every Tuesday, 4pm-8pm, featuring local produce, crafts, and food vendors. We'll be open rain or shine.

Every Tuesday, 4pm-6pm, the market is offering free Covid vaccines (all three - Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J) and free rapid antigen Covid testing (PCR tests also available). No appointment necessary - just show up.

Ladies' Night at Sovino: PJs and Pino

 
9/22/21
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Women, what’s better than drinking wine in your pajamas? Drinking wine in your pajamas at Sovino! Join us for our first ever PJs and Pinot Party for women on Wednesday, September 22, 6pm-9pm. Bring a girlfriend (or meet some new...

Max Crist at Puma Road

 
9/24/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Kierkegaard

 
9/24/21
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

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

Yoga for Cyclists Workshop: Om Studios & Workhorse Bicycles

 
9/25/21
 
$30
 
Om Studios

Calling all cyclists and mountain bikers! On Studios is partnering with Workhorse Bicycles to host a group bike ride followed by a specialized yoga workshop with Jacqueline Brenton that will focus on the needs of cyclists and mountain bikers....

John Vicino at Puma Road

 
9/25/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter John Vicino . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

John Vicino started his...

Peter Martin at Puma Road

 
9/26/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents guitarist Peter Martin. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Peter Martin is a...

Linda Arceo at Puma Road

 
10/1/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Linda Arceo . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Linda Arceo is an...

Monterey Poetry Festival 2021 - Old Capitol Books

 
10/1 - 10/3
 
$10/$20/$40
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is excited to be organizing the 2021 Monterey Poetry Festival, October 1-3. All weekend long, we'll present a collection of poets and poetry in diverse styles and subjects. Events will be held at Old Capitol Books. ...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 03, 2021

The Wailin' Jennys at Golden State Theatre 2021

 
10/1/21
 
$34-$59
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre hosts The Wailin' Jennys on Friday, October 1 at 8pm. The group has grown over the years into one of today’s most beloved international folk acts - three distinct voices that together make an achingly perfect vocal sound.

Back Lot Poetry: A Monthly Open Mic at Old Capitol Books

 
10/1/21
 
 
Old Capitol Books

We know that some of you have been fantasizing about gathering in dark parking lots. With strangers. To read poetry. Let Old Capitol Books help you with that.

We're now holding monthly Poetry Open Mic Nights on the first Friday of every month at 9pm in the parking lot behind our building (at 499 Calle Principal). Hosted by Brian Sheffield.

Kris Angelis at Puma Road

 
10/2/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents award-winning singer-songwriter Kris Angelis from L.A. Enjoy wine tastings and wines by the glass or bottle while listening to her great music.