Upcoming Events

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

MIIS Lecture: Talking Transport

 
10/15/19
 
free
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a free lecture by Nico De Golia entitled Talking Transport: How Corporate Collaboration, Reporting, and Innovation Enable a Cleaner Economy on Tuesday, October 15, at 6pm in Room 102 in the McGowan Building...

Steven Shook at Puma Road

 
10/16/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Care for Caregivers Therapy Group at ISGC

 
10/16/19
 
$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.

Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/17/19
 
$10
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge hosts Nashville-based singer-songwriter Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch. At once heartfelt and sophisticated, Bristow combines subtle but beautiful melodies and hooks that stick around with the backbone of a real friend. Cover charge $10.

My Father Cigars Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
10/17/19
 
$30
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a My Father Cigars Tasting Event including special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $30 for non-members.

Fire Safety Friday at MY Museum 2019

 
10/18/19
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum celebrates Fire Safety Friday, hosting our favorite firefighters from the Monterey Fire Department for an hour of fire safety demonstrations, activities, and a real fire engine.

Max and Bronwyn at Puma Road

 
10/18/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Max and Bronwyn...

Tipperary at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/18/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents an evening of live Celtic music featuring Tipperary on Friday, October 18, 7pm-9pm. Tipperary is a lively band comprised of five musicians from different musical backgrounds, all of whom love the Celtic tradition.

The Divine Blueprint: Talk and Book Signing with Robert Perala at Luminata

 
10/18/19
 
free
 
Luminata Books & Gifts

Luminata Books and Gifts presents a talk and book signing by Robert Perala, a well-known teacher, musician, entertainer, talk show host, and the author of The Divine Blueprint . His warm wit and engaging manner have captivated audiences around the country.

VYBE at Cibo Restaurant

 
10/18/19
 
 
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...

Dali's Alley at The Dali Expo

 
10/19/19
 
free
 
The Dali Expo

The Dali Expo presents Dali's Alley. Discover over a dozen different vendors selling a variety of crafts - everything from fine art, jewelry, and books, to clothing, soaps, and more.

Portola Hotel & Spa Paw-ty: Dog Adoption Day & Evening Charity Dinner

 
10/19/19
 
 
Portola Hotel & Spa

Portola Hotel & Spa is proud to partner with Titos Vodka to create a Paw-ty to benefit the local nonprofit Animal Friends Rescue Project on Saturday, October 19. We'll have family activities and entertainment and a dog and kitten adoption...

Nicque Marina at Puma Road

 
10/19/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Nicque Marina . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this great musician from North Dakota.

Lorin Hart with Chad Watson at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/19/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow presents an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriter Lorin Hart with Chad Watson on Saturday, October 19, 7pm-9pm.

Lorin was born in Prov. R.I. and raised in Greenwich, CT. She cut her...

Montery Bay Tequilla & Cuisine Official After-Party at Cibo

 
10/19 - 10/20
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Ristorante Italiano invites you to join us for the Official After-Party of the Monterey Bay Tequila and Cuisine event (held at the Monterey Conference Center) on Saturday, October 19. This after-party is open to the public!

We'll have...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 20, 2019

Steven Shook at Puma Road

 
10/20/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Mike Lent Trio at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/20/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents an evening of live music featuring the Mike Lent Trio on Sunday, FOctober 20, 5pm-7:30pm.

At age 15, Mike Lent started working as a professional guitarist – performing in clubs and concerts through his...

Steve Ryan at Puma Road

 
10/23/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Tim Burton Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/23/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant is hosting a themed Trivia Night centered around the work of the wildly inventive film director Tim Burton! There will be prizes. Team size is limited to 6 people.

Joyce Wine Company Five-Course Dinner at The Club Room

 
10/24/19
 
$90++
 
The Club Room

Portola Hotel & Spa presents a five-course wine dinner with Joyce Wine Company on Thursday, October 24, 6pm-9pm, in The Club Room. Price is $90 per person plus tax and gratuity. Reservations are required - please phone 831-649-7874.

Chef...

Comedian Lewis Black at Golden State Theatre

 
10/24/19
 
$44-$88
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents comedian Lewis Black. Known as the king of the rant, he gleefully skewers anything and anyone that gets under his skin, making people laugh at the absurdities of life in current events, social media, and politics, exposing the hypocrisy and madness he sees in the world. Tickets are $44-$88.

Amy Novak Warren at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/25/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow presents an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriterAmy Novak Warren on Friday, October 25, 7pm-9pm.

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Are Machines Conscious?

 
10/25/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , we’re going to explore a question rather than the work of a single philosopher. We’ll be asking the question: are machines conscious? Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Print at The Dali Expo

 
10/26/19
 
$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.

Lex Land at Puma Road

 
10/26/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Lex Land . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to some great music.

Originally from California, Lex Land now lives in Austin,...

Sunday Iris at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/26/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow presents an evening of live music featuring Sunday Iris on Saturday October 26, 7pm-9pm.

Sunday Iris is a singer-songwriter duo from Chico, Ca. Lisa Langley and Dave Elke share a...

Comedy Improv Show at The Dali Expo

 
10/26/19
 
$20/$17
 
The Dali Expo Dream Theater

Join us for a comedy improv show on the second and last Saturday of every month at The Dali Expo's Dream Theater. The Monterey peninsula's premier improv troupe uses audience suggestions and volunteers to create hilarious scenes right on the...

Out of the Blue at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/26/19
 
 
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.

Halloween Dance Party with DJ Dialogic at Old Capitol Books

 
10/26/19
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is hosting a Halloween dance party featuring DJ Dialogic on Saturday, October 26. Ages 18 and over only. Doors open at 8pm. Join us for old school hip hop, new wave, jungle, electronica, dub-step, and alternative spooky...

Harry Potter Trivia Cup Round at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/27/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Harry Potter Trivia is back for a Tri-Wizard Cup at Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant! There shall be three rounds: Sunday, September 22, 12pm-6pm; Sunday, October 27, 12pm-6pm; and Wednesday, November 20, 7pm-9pm.

The Sunday rounds are quiz format...

Songbird Meadow at Puma Road

 
10/27/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents the musical duo Songbird Meadow . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

A sweet fusion of...