Upcoming Events

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

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
7/24/18
 
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...

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
7/25/18
 
 
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.

"Oklahoma!" Starring Hugh Jackman

 
7/25/18
 
 
Osio Theater

The acclaimed 1998 Royal National Theatre production of the classic Rodgers & Hammerstein musical OKLAHOMA! , starring Hugh Jackman, will play at the Osio Theater on Sunday, July 22 at 10:30am and on Wednesday, July 25 at 7pm.

This...

Hannah Cooper at Caffe Trieste

 
7/27/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste presents singer-songwriter Hannah Cooper , who won Best Folk Song in the 2017 American Songwriting Awards. In seeing her perform live, you'll experience her years of jazz guitar training, her classical choral background, and fine folk storytelling.

The Fields of Eden at Caffe Trieste

 
7/28/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present The Fields of Eden on Saturday, July 28, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Singer/songwriter Kiki Wow plays regularly throughout the Monterey Peninsula both classic favorites and original songs. Her engaging vocals and rhythm...

Six String Pharmacy at Bakai Wine + Tapas

 
7/28/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Bakai Wine + Tapas presents Six String Pharmacy , a Monterey County acoustic-style power duo composed of long-time music veterans and collaborators El Cajon and Mr. X. With influences that span across genres, it's the prescription for what ails you.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
7/31/18
 
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...

Julia Brandt at Caffe Trieste

 
8/3/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Bakai Wine + Tapas presents Julia Brandt, a local musician whose repertoire encompasses jazz, originals, bossa nova, soul, and folk. With her smokey voice and bluesy, jazzy feel on the guitar, she plays popular songs in a light and mellow way.

Cibo Restaurant presents Blue Fire Band

 
8/3/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live classic rock music featuring the Blue Fire Band, 9pm-12:30am.

Blue Fire is a talented group of musicians who play fun top 40 dance music....

Tom Faia at Caffe Trieste

 
8/4/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste presents singer-songwrtier Tom Faia, who's become known in Nashville and LA for his clever and infectious music. Tom's written songs recorded by such greats as Barbara Mandrell and Dobie Gray - don't miss this free show.

Tom Lawson at Bakai Wine & Tapas

 
8/4/18
 
donation
 
Bakai Wine + Tapas

Bakai Wine + Tapas and Kiki Wow present keyboardist Tom Lawson on Saturday, August 4, 8pm-10pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Tom Lawson, known primarily as keyboardist/vocalist with Monterey area bands such as Blues at Eleven, strips the music down...

Cibo Restaurant presents VYBE

 
8/4/18
 
 
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...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
8/7/18
 
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...

National Night Out in Monterey

 
8/7/18
 
free
 
Colton Hall Lawn

The Monterey Police Department is hosting a National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7, 5pm-8pm, and everyone is invited to join us on the lawn of Colton Hall. The goal is to promote community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie and to...

Hilltown at Caffe Trieste

 
8/10/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Hilltown on Friday, August 10, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Named after the little town that grew out of the well-traveled Salinas River fording site of the mid-1800s, the newly formed four-piece bluegrass...

G.I. Josie Film Festival at MIIS

 
8/11/18
 
$35/$25/$10
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

On Saturday, August 11, 2pm-8pm, G.I. Josie presents a screening of Service: When Women Come Marching Home , a documentary about women veterans who face the challenges of Military Sexual Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Award-winning documentary filmmaker...

Wes Kelley and The Lazy Boyz at Caffe Trieste

 
8/11/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Wes Kelley and The Lazy Boyz on Saturday, August 11, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Above all else, Wes Kelley is a storyteller. Over the course of his life, he has held dozens...

Julia Brandt at Bakai Wine & Tapas

 
8/11/18
 
donation
 
Bakai Wine + Tapas

Bakai Wine + Tapas presents Julia Brandt, a local musician whose repertoire encompasses jazz, originals, bossa nova, soul, and folk. With her smokey voice and bluesy, jazzy feel on the guitar, she plays popular songs in a light and mellow way.

Cibo Restaurant presents Sky Park

 
8/11/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live Rock and R&B music featuring Sky Park, 9pm-12:30am.

Skypark is a Santa Cruz band playing fun, danceable, top 100 hits past and present. Songs...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
8/14/18
 
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...

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
8/14/18
 
$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. All materials and a glass of wine are included in the $50 fee.

Grumbling Ginger at Caffe Trieste

 
8/18/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Grumbling Ginger on Saturday, August 18, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Jana Heller and Andrew Gilhooley, also known as Grumbling Ginger, have been playing original, acoustic folk-rock in California since 2000....

David Larstein at Bakai Wine & Tapas

 
8/18/18
 
donation
 
Bakai Wine + Tapas

Bakai Wine + Tapas and Kiki Wow present David Larstein on Saturday, August 4, 8pm-10pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

David Larstein is a singer-songwriter who has written hundreds of songs, produced over thirty albums, and been a...

Cibo Restaurant presents Strike Twice

 
8/18/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live music featuring Strike Twice, 9pm-12:30am. Strike Twice is six seasoned performers who love to groove with rock, funk, jazz, pop, reggae, and blues. Great vocals...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
8/21/18
 
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...

Tom Lawson at Caffe Trieste

 
8/24/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present keyboardist Tom Lawson on Friday, August 24, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Tom Lawson, known primarily as keyboardist/vocalist with Monterey area bands such as Blues at Eleven, strips the music down to the...

Rupert Wates at Caffe Trieste

 
8/25/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present the very talented singer-songwriter Rupert Wates on Saturday, August 25, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Throughout his career, Rupert Wates has eloquently written songs of joy and sorrow that let people...

Cibo Restaurant presents The Cover Brothers

 
8/25/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live soul and R&B music featuring The Cover Brothers, 9pm-12:30am.

A Northern California group of seasoned professionals, The Cover Brothers bring a great mix of...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
8/28/18
 
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...

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
8/29/18
 
 
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.

Fields of Eden at Caffe Trieste

 
8/31/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Fields of Eden on Friday, August 31, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Singer/songwriter Kiki Wow plays regularly throughout the Monterey Peninsula both classic favorites and original songs. Her engaging vocals and rhythm guitar...

Monterey Bay Greek Festival 2018

 
9/1 - 9/3
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

All are welcome to the Monterey Bay Greek Festival, a long weekend of family fun featuring Greek cuisine, live Greek music, and Greek dancing September 1-3 at Custom House Plaza. Hours are 11am-7pm on Saturday and Sunday and 11am-4pm on Monday. Admission is free.

Multi-day event ending on Mon Sep 03, 2018

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
9/4/18
 
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...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
9/11/18
 
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...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
9/18/18
 
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...