Events Calendar: 2022-07-01

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

First Friday Monterey

Old Monterey

Experience the culture and flavors of Downtown Old Monterey at First Friday Monterey! Join us on the first Friday of every month, 5pm-8pm, on Alvarado Mall (Alvarado and Del Monte) and Custom House Plaza for a family-friendly event for all ages. Enjoy art, live music, food and drink specials, and outdoor games and activities. View a list of activities here.

Pro-Roe Stitch and Bitch Online with Slowfiber


On Friday, 6pm-8pm, broadcasting on Zoom from the Slowfiber classroom, the shop owner will be hosting a free online Pro-Roe Stitch & Bitch. She'll give how-to demos and share applique patterns so everyone gathered online can make cloth patches featuring...

Sam Cauthorn at Puma Road

Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Back Lot Poetry: A Monthly Open Mic at Old Capitol Books

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 hold 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.