Upcoming Events

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

Celebrate Britannia Arms and Monterey Bay Football Club Partnership

 
7/29/21
 
 
Britannia Arms of Monterey

Britannia Arms and Monterey Bay Football Club invite you to join us for a celebration of our partnership. Britannia Arms is now the Official Watch Party location for all Monterey Bay FC matches! Head Coach and Sporting Director Frank Yallop will be in attendance for an evening of football and fun.

Opening: Youth Arts Collective's Virtual Summer Art Show 2021

 
7/30/21
 
free
 
Youth Arts Collective

Youth Arts Collective's Virtual Summer Art Show, featuring all-new work by our students, will open on Friday, July 30 on our website and run through October 2021. It is quite a display of talent and authentic voices - as always, a YAC art show is an art exhibition unlike many, with something to move, surprise, or tickle everyone.

MendBar Happy Hour Fridays at Slowfiber

 
7/30/21
 
$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

 
7/30/21
 
 
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

 
7/30/21
 
$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

 
7/31/21
 
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.

Songbird Meadow at Puma Road

 
7/31/21
 
 
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...

Adam Astrup at Puma Road

 
8/1/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents a performance by guitarist and composer Adam Astrup. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this fantastic musician.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers Market

 
8/3/21
 
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 will offer free Covid testing. No appointment necessary - just show up.

Zhjon at Puma Road

 
8/6/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Monterey Car Week Kick-Off 2021

 
8/6/21
 
free
 
Old Monterey

Monterey Car Week kicks off with a remarkable display of historic race cars on Alvarado Street! Come meet the drivers of these beautiful examples of racing history while enjoying great music and giveaways at this family-friendly event, 5pm-7pm.

Make and Mend with Erin Gafill and Jaki Canterbury

 
8/7/21
 
$5
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Award-winning artist Erin Lee Gafill welcomes mending expert and owner of Slowfiber, Jaki Canterbury, to an online round table discussion hosted by Monterey Museum of Art on August 7 & 21 at 11am. Emphasis will be on textile arts with a gentle focus on stitching and handcrafts, but participants practicing all art forms are welcome to join. Fee is $5. Register online here.

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
8/8/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents musicians Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this fantastic musician.

Preview RM Sotheby's Classic Car Auction 2021

 
8/11 - 8/14
 
$40
 
Monterey Conference Center

RM Sotheby's 2021 Classic Car Auction at Monterey Conference Center is hosting public previews on August 11, 10am-7pm, August 12, 10am-5pm, and August 13-14, 10am-4pm. With a focus on the top tier of the market, this auction will feature some truly amazing cars, including the incomparable Paul Andrews Estate Collection. Preview admission is $40.

Multi-day event ending on Sat Aug 14, 2021

Songbird Meadow at Puma Road

 
8/14/21
 
 
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...

Plasencia Cigar Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
8/19/21
 
TBA
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a cigar tasting event featuring Plasencia cigars. Please contact shop for pricing, 831-373-2816. Founded in 1893, Hellam's is California's oldest tobacco shop and Monterey's oldest continuously-operated business.

Leche Malo at Puma Road

 
8/20/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Deleuze and Guattari

 
8/20/21
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

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

Make and Mend with Erin Gafill and Jaki Canterbury

 
8/21/21
 
$5
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Award-winning artist Erin Lee Gafill welcomes mending expert and owner of Slowfiber, Jaki Canterbury, to an online round table discussion hosted by Monterey Museum of Art on August 21 at 11am. Emphasis will be on textile arts with a gentle focus on stitching and handcrafts, but participants practicing all art forms are welcome to join. Fee is $5. Register online here.

The Walrus Was Paul at Puma Road

 
8/21/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents a performance by The Walrus Was Paul. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this fantastic musician.

Leche Malo at Puma Road

 
8/21/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Monterey Bay Greek Festival 2021

 
8/28 - 8/29
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

All are welcome to the Monterey Bay Greek Festival, a weekend of family fun featuring Greek cuisine, live Greek music, and shopping, August 28 & 29 at Custom House Plaza. Hours are 11am-7pm on Saturday and 11am-4pm on Sunday. Admission is free.

Multi-day event ending on Sun Aug 29, 2021