Events Calendar: 2018-12-01

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

Christmas on the Wharf 2018

 
11/30 - 12/2
 
free
 
Fisherman's Wharf

Monterey Fisherman's Wharf Association presents Christmas on the Wharf on Fridays (5pm-9pm), Saturdays (11am-9pm), and Sundays (1pm-6pm) from November 30 through December 16.

Festivities will include holiday entertainment, free visits with Santa, wandering characters including holiday princesses, and a...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Dec 02, 2018

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/1/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Free Family Fun Day: Mini Masterpieces

 
12/1/18
 
FREE
 
Monterey Museum of Art

This Free Family Fun Day is inspired by the Monterey Museum of Art's popular exhibition Miniatures. As always Free Family Fun Day is completely free of charge.

Santa & Reindeer in Downtown Monterey 2018

 
12/1/18
 
Free
 
Golden State Theatre

Visit with Santa and his two Christmas reindeer under the Golden State Theatre marquee in Old Monterey, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. All are welcome to this free event! It's a perfect time for making family memories.

Christmas Carolers Perform in Old Monterey

 
12/1/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Business Association presents the Peninsula Harmony Company, singing and spreading good cheer on Alvarado Street every Saturday, 12pm-4pm, December 1-22. Bring the whole family and enjoy a relaxing afternoon in Old Monterey.

Thalea String Quartet Performance

 
12/1/18
 
Member: $25.00; Not-Yet-Member: $30.00
 
Monterey Museum of Art - La Mirada Education Center

Join Monterey Museum of Art for an afternoon of music and drinks featuring a special performance by the Thalea String Quartet.

The Thalea String Quartet is dedicated to bringing timeless music to audiences from all walks of life. From...

Paint with Dali17

 
12/1/18
 
$35/$30
 
Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey

Join Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey for a monthly painting workshop presented by local artists Darls and Darls Fabrications, 4-6pm. The price is $35 per person ($5 discount for Dali17 members). Supplies provided include a canvas, painting supplies, and museum admission.

Kids' Gingerbread House Extravaganza 2018 at MY Museum

 
12/2/18
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum invites children to get festive this holiday season and join us in decorating your own gingerbread houses on Sunday, December 2, 9am-11am. There will be lots of icing and candy canes, swirly twirly gum drops, and...

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/2/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

The Yin and Yang of Yoga: Two Workshops at Union Yoga

 
12/2/18
 
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents two workshops exploring the yin and yang of yoga: back bends and forward bends, taught by Nichole Chase. Back Bends for Courage will be held 12pm-2pm and Forward Bends for Self Acceptance will be held 2:30pm-4:30pm.

Brighten the Harbor Boat Parade 2018

 
12/2/18
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

The Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club presents Brighten the Harbor , a lighted boat parade. Watch boats decorated for the holidays cruise along Monterey Bay's coastline.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/3/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Mondays at the Museum

 
12/3/18
 
Free with Admission
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Meet Monterey Museum of Art Executive Director, Stuart Chase. Ask questions and view Stuart’s favorite art on view from the collection.

Monterey County Youth Museum: $2 Tuesday!

 
12/4/18
 
$2
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

The Pebble Beach Company Foundation and Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation sponsor MY Museum ’s $2 Tuesdays! These reduced admission days are offered on the first Tuesday of every month to all Monterey County residents. Please bring current identification to verify your residence.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/4/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market for the Holidays

 
12/4/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

Visit the Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market during the holidays! Open rain or shine every Tuesday, 4pm-7pm, it’s the perfect place to find handcrafted items and gourmet products for holiday gift-giving and fresh produce for holiday meals.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/5/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/5/18
 
$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.

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
12/5/18
 
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. We won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but we will aim to empower our community.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/6/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

An Irish Christmas 2018 at Golden State Theatre

 
12/6/18
 
$29-$53
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents An Irish Christmas. Take a journey through Christmas in Ireland with superb dancing, singing, and Irish traditional music. It's a perfect family holiday event! Tickets are $29-$53.

Bull and Bear Celebrates Monterey County Burger Week

 
12/6 - 12/12
 
 
Bull and Bear Whiskey Bar and Taphouse

Bull and Bear Whiskey Bar and Taphouse is celebrating Monterey County Burger Week Thursday, December 6 - Wednesday December 12. During that week, we are offering a FREE topping of your choice on any of our signature burgers. That's right,...

Multi-day event ending on Wed Dec 12, 2018

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/7/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

First Friday @ MMA

 
12/7/18
 
Pay what you wish
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Celebrate the “Year of the Woman” at Monterey Museum of Art with fine art, local music, and cocktails mixed by Bijan Emadi. Tonight we'll feature Currents artist Chloe Wilson. For ages 21 and over. Pay what you wish.

Pop-Up Tasting Room at Joseph Boston Store

 
12/7/18
 
free
 
The Joseph Boston Store

The Joseph Boston Store is hosting a one-night-only tasting room featuring delectable treats crafted by Monterey County residents perfect for the holidays. Taste items from Happy Girl Kitchen, Gil’s Gourmet, Chai Five Tea, the Carmel Berry Co., and more!

Christmas in the Adobes 2018

 
12/7 - 12/8
 
$25/$2
 
Custom House Store

Christmas in the Adobes on December 7 & 8 is Monterey's signature holiday event! Stroll the streets of Monterey and stop in at any one of 22 decorated adobes with soft holiday lights, entertainment, and Christmas refreshments. The event supports Monterey State Historic Park children's educational programs.

Tickets are $25 per night for adults, $2 for children ages 6-17 when accompanied by a paying adult, and free for children age 5 and under.

Multi-day event ending on Sat Dec 08, 2018

Nautilus and Sway Jewelry Sale at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/7/18
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar is hosting a pop-up show featuring beautiful jewelry made locally by Nautilus and Sway. We'll have grab bags (while they last) and buy-one-get-one deals. Come check it out!

Christmas on the Wharf 2018

 
12/7 - 12/9
 
free
 
Fisherman's Wharf

Monterey Fisherman's Wharf Association presents Christmas on the Wharf on Fridays (5pm-9pm), Saturdays (11am-9pm), and Sundays (1pm-6pm) from November 30 through December 16.

Festivities will include holiday entertainment, free visits with Santa, wandering characters including holiday princesses, and a...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Dec 09, 2018

Readings from "In the Ords" and Open Mic at Old Capitol Books

 
12/7/18
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Discover new poetry and art and share your own creative work tonight at Old Capitol Books. We'll have readings from In the Ords , a new magazine of art and literature written and edited by students of CSUMB, an exhibition of their visual art, and an open mic.

Cibo Restaurant presents BTA

 
12/7/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live Soul and R&B music featuring BTA , 9pm-12:30am. After gigging around Monterey and other venues up and down California and Nevada more than 20 years ago, they're back together again and getting us up and dancing!

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/8/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Union Yoga Anatomy and Kinesiology Workshop: Elbows and Wrists

 
12/8/18
 
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents a Yoga Anatomy and Kinesiology Series with Rob Wilks on 8/25, 9/22, 10/20, 11/10, and 12/8. Over the course of these five Saturdays, Rob will cover anatomy, the movement of a particular part of the body, and...

Venture Gallery Holiday Art Celebration 2018

 
12/8/18
 
 
Venture Gallery

Venture Gallery hosts our Holiday Art Celebration, featuring the work of thirty local artists, many of whom will attend tonight. Come enjoy beautiful art sized and priced to go home with you. Refreshments will be served.

Dweezil Zappa at Golden State Theatre

 
12/8/18
 
$43-$73
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents the very talented guitarist Dweezil Zappa. In 2015, he released his first album in nearly a decade, having spent much of his time since 2006 on the road celebrating the musical legacy of his father, Frank Zappa. Tickets are $43-$73.

Cibo Restaurant presents BTA

 
12/8/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live Soul and R&B music featuring BTA , 9pm-12:30am. After gigging around Monterey and other venues up and down California and Nevada more than 20 years ago, they're back together again and getting us up and dancing!

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/9/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

TubaChristmas! 2018 at Monterey Conference Center

 
12/9/18
 
Free
 
Monterey Conference Center

The tubas are back for TubaChristmas! This free holiday concert features the spectacular resonance of over 50 tubas in one fabulous setting. It's a toe-tapping, finger-snapping, and soul-stirring sing-along concert of your favorite holiday carols.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/10/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/11/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market for the Holidays

 
12/11/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

Visit the Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market during the holidays! Open rain or shine every Tuesday, 4pm-7pm, it’s the perfect place to find handcrafted items and gourmet products for holiday gift-giving and fresh produce for holiday meals.

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/11/18
 
 
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!

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/12/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
12/12/18
 
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. We won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but we will aim to empower our community.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/13/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Champagne Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
12/13/18
 
$25
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Just in time for the holidays, Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a champagne tasting. We'll also offer special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $25 for non-members.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/14/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Christmas on the Wharf 2018

 
12/14 - 12/16
 
free
 
Fisherman's Wharf

Monterey Fisherman's Wharf Association presents Christmas on the Wharf on Fridays (5pm-9pm), Saturdays (11am-9pm), and Sundays (1pm-6pm) from November 30 through December 16.

Festivities will include holiday entertainment, free visits with Santa, wandering characters including holiday princesses, and a...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Dec 16, 2018

Tower of Power at Golden State Theatre

 
12/14/18
 
$42-$75
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents Tower of Power, celebrating their 50th anniversary tour, on Friday, December 14 at 8pm. Tickets are $42-$75. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

Tower’s musical odyssey began in 1968...

Cibo Restaurant presents VYBE

 
12/14/18
 
 
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...

Lopez: Banda S7, Banda Santa Maria & Omar Palafox

 
12/14/18
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents an evening of live music featuring Banda S7, Banda Santa Maria, and Omar Palafox on Friday, December 14. Doors open at 9:30pm. Ages 21 and over only.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/15/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ugly Sweater Saturday at Sovino 2018

 
12/15/18
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

It's the holidays and the folks at Sovino Wine Bar feel like celebrating! Come in wearing an ugly sweater today and receive 50% off your first glass of wine or beer.

Holiday Open House at CarmelBarre

 
12/15/18
 
 
CarmelBarre

CarmelBarre invites you to join us for our annual Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 15, 2pm-4pm. Enjoy local vendors, sips of wine, light bites, incredible retail ($25 leggings, anyone?), and package sales to ready yourself for the holidays. Bring...

Cibo Restaurant presents Strike Twice

 
12/15/18
 
 
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...

Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Class at Cha-ya

 
12/16/18
 
 
Cha-ya Japanese Tea & Things

Cha-ya Japanese Tea and Things presents a class in the art of furoshiki gift wrapping on Sunday, December 16. There will be two one-hour sessions from which to choose: one at 11am and one at 1pm. Workshop will include a...

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/16/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Holiday Open House at Comanche Cellars

 
12/16/18
 
 
Comanche Cellars Wine Room

Comanche Cellars Wine Room invites you to join us for our Holiday Open House. Our wine maker, Michael, will be on hand to sign bottles of your favorite wines from our collection.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/17/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Mondays at the Museum

 
12/17/18
 
Free with Admission
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Meet Monterey Museum of Art Executive Director, Stuart Chase. Ask questions and view Stuart’s favorite art on view from the collection.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/18/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Holiday Open House at Pacific Valley Bank

 
12/18/18
 
free
 
Pacific Valley Bank

Pacific Valley Bank cordially invites you to join us for a Holiday Open House at our Monterey Branch. All are welcome to meet our friendly staff, enjoy some coffee and cookies, and view our collection of historical photos dating as far back as 1880.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market for the Holidays

 
12/18/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

Visit the Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market during the holidays! Open rain or shine every Tuesday, 4pm-7pm, it’s the perfect place to find handcrafted items and gourmet products for holiday gift-giving and fresh produce for holiday meals.

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/18/18
 
$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.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/19/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
12/19/18
 
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. We won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but we will aim to empower our community.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/20/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/21/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/22/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Cibo Restaurant presents Strike Twice

 
12/22/18
 
 
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...

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/23/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/24/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Holiday Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/24 - 12/25
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Trivia Night: Christmas Edition! Christmas Eve and Christmas Day at 7pm we will be hosting trivia nights with a holiday flare!

Our 1.5-2 hour trivia game includes categories such as “last week...

Multi-day event ending on Tue Dec 25, 2018

Caffe Trieste Open on Christmas Day

 
12/25/18
 
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste will be open on Christmas Day, 8am-3pm. Come on down and enjoy our regular breakfast and lunch menu, or you can just come in for a hot drink and hang out. We consider you family - there's no...

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/25/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

No Market on December 25, 2018

 
12/25/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market will be taking a break on Tuesday, December 25, 2018. Please have a happy and safe holiday celebration and join us on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 4pm-7pm, to ring in the first market...

No Market on January 1, 2019

 
12/25/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market will be taking a break on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Please have a happy and safe New Year's celebration and join us on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 4pm-7pm, to ring in the first...

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/26/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
12/26/18
 
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. We won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but we will aim to empower our community.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/27/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/28/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ace de la Vergne at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/28/18
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar presents an evening of live music featuring vocalist, guitarist, improv pianist, and songwriter Ace de la Vergne . Her music has Southern roots with a soulful, emotionally charged sound.

Cibo Restaurant presents VYBE

 
12/28/18
 
 
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...

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/29/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/30/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Fishbowl Poetry Open Mic: Out with the Old, In with the New

 
12/30/18
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is pleased to announce Fishbowl Poetry, a monthly open mic event. On Sunday, December 30, we won't have any featured poets today, we invite people to participate in our open mic, centered on the theme of "out...

Noon Year's Eve Party at MY Museum 2018

 
12/31/18
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Ring in the New Year at a kid-friendly hour this year! Join MY Museum on December 31, 10am-12:30pm, for an unforgettable Noon Year’s Eve Celebration complete with noisemakers, face painting, and party hats. Watch the Noon Year’s Ball light up as we countdown together. Call to register.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2018

 
12/31/18
 
$13/$11
 
Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays along the scenic coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay’s seasonal ice skating rink, November 21 - January 6. At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

First Night Monterey 2019

 
12/31/18
 
 
Old Monterey District

A community celebration of the arts, First Night Monterey is an affordable, alcohol-free family celebration held on New Year’s Eve, 3pm-midnight, in the heart of Old Monterey. Join us as we dance, play, act, perform, create and sing our way into 2019! Featuring multiple performance venues.

New Year's Eve Party at Caffe Trieste 2018

 
12/31/18
 
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste invites you to our annual New Year's Eve Party featuring music, dancing, and drink specials! The party starts at 7pm and continues until 2am.