Events Calendar: 2021-10-01

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

MendBar Happy Hour Fridays at Slowfiber

 
10/1/21
 
$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

 
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...

Friday Night Magic at Mythic Games

 
10/1/21
 
$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 Innistrad: Midnight Hunt, $16 fee, 3 rounds. Proof of vaccination is mandatory.

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.

Saturday Morning Fun Run at Fleet Feet Monterey

 
10/2/21
 
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.

Ayurveda Workshop and Immersion Course at Om Studios

 
10/2/21
 
$35/$250
 
Om Studios

Have you always wanted to learn about integrative medicine and Ayurveda? Om Studios is offering a full-day workshop on the fundamentals of Ayurveda on Sunday, October 2, 4pm-6:30pm.Learn your unique dosha and get an all-levels yoga practice to energize and...

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.

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
10/3/21
 
 
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.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers Market

 
10/5/21
 
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.

Fleet Feet's 5k Training Program Begins

 
10/6/21
 
$89/$109
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey is excited to announce that our training programs are back! This fall we are bringing back our 5k training program October 6 - November 26. We'll meet every Wednesday, 6:30pm-8pm, and Saturday, 8am-9:30am. This program is designed...

Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/6/21
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Trivia Nights have returned to Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant! A few things will be different from the before times, but all of the fun will still be there.

Beginning October 6, Trivia Night will take place every Wednesday,...

Max Crist at Puma Road

 
10/8/21
 
 
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.

Out of the Blue at Puma Road

 
10/9/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Out of the Blue is a class...

Slowfiber Book Club Sew Along: Creative Stitching

 
10/14/21
 
$32
 
Slowfiber

Join Slowfiber owner Jaki Canterbury and special guest Joan Near for a Slowfiber Book Club Sew Along featuring the book Creative Stitching, 2nd Edition by Sue Spargo. We will meet on Zoom on Thursdays, 5:30pm-6:30pm, October 14 - November...

Linda Arceo at Puma Road

 
10/15/21
 
 
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...

Pumpkin Carving Night at Puma Road

 
10/15/21
 
$20/$10
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza is hosting our first-ever after-hours Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Carving events on Friday, October 15 and Friday, October 22 at 8pm. Fee is $10 for Wine Club members, $20 for all others. Fee includes pumpkin, supplies, and...

Comedian Demetri Martin at Golden State Theatre 2021

 
10/16/21
 
$35-$59
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre hosts Demetri Martin . An American comedian, actor, artist, musician, and writer, Martin is best known for his work as a stand-up comedian, appearing as the "Senior Youth Correspondent" on The Daily Show , and his Comedy Central show, Important Things with Demetri Martin . Tickets are $35-$59.

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
10/17/21
 
 
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.

A Taste of France at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/21/21
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant has always been centered on California wines, but on Thursday, October 21, 7pm-9pm, we'll be offering a flight of 6 French wines from areas such as Champagne, Burgandy, and Bordeaux as well as French-style appetizers...

Max Crist at Puma Road

 
10/22/21
 
 
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.

Pumpkin Carving Night at Puma Road

 
10/22/21
 
$20/$10
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza is hosting our first-ever after-hours Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Carving events on Friday, October 15 and Friday, October 22 at 8pm. Fee is $10 for Wine Club members, $20 for all others. Fee includes pumpkin, supplies, and...

Sej Miles at Puma Road

 
10/23/21
 
 
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.

Max Crist at Puma Road

 
10/29/21
 
 
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.

Zhjon at Puma Road

 
10/30/21
 
 
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.

Halloween Monster Bash at Puma Road

 
10/31/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

The Haloween Monster Bash returns to Puma Road at Portola Plaza on Sunday, October 31, 5pm-8pm. We'll have spooky tunes by local duo Magenta Spreen, a costume contest, and wine specials.