Traditional Tree Lighting on Colton Hall Lawn 2021

Colton Hall Lawn

All are cordially invited to the Historic Downtown Monterey’s Traditional Tree Lighting Celebration, featuring carols, music by Mike Marotta Family & Friends, and good cheer on Friday, December 3, 5pm-6pm. Join us on the lawn in front of Colton Hall to share in this much-loved holiday celebration.

Movie in the Park: "Monsters, Inc."

Colton Hall Lawn

Monterey firefighters present a screening of the film Monsters, Inc. on the lawn of Colton Hall. Pre-show festivities include fire engines, MY Museum crafts, a taco truck, Trader Joe's snacks, and popcorn and cotton candy.

Halloween costumes are encouraged - we will have a few trick-or-treat stations set up for the kids. Make sure to bring chairs or a blanket to sit on and wear lots of warm layers.

Halloween Cookies, Crafting & Stories at MY Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum

My Museum invites you and your children to dress in your favorite Halloween pajamas and join us for an afternoon of Halloween sugar cookie decorating, crafts, and stories on Sat, 3:30pm-5pm.

Reservations and face masks required. One adult per child required. Fee is $25 per child (accompanying adult free). Tickets now available on our website .

Fire Safety Friday at MY Museum 2021

Monterey County Youth Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum celebrates Fire Safety Friday, hosting our favorite firefighters from the Monterey Fire Department for an hour of fire safety demonstrations, activities, and a tour of a real fire engine. Admission is free for MY Museum Members; $10 for all others. Please reserve a spot on our website.

Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day at MY Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum

Did you know that Talk Like a Pirate Day is on Sunday, September 19? So gather 'round, landlubbers, and learn the pirate lingo. Join us for a pirate scavenger hunt and a special craft during our during our 10am-12 pm...

Celebrate Grandparents Day at MY Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum

Grandparents can be a huge part of any child's life and that's why we give them their own day of celebration! Join MY Museum on Sunday, September 12, during our 10am-12 pm or 1pm-3pm sessions for a special "Grandparent &...

Code Ninjas Monterey Celebrates 2nd Anniversary

In September 2019, Code Ninjas Monterey opened our dojo at 469 Pacific Street in hopes of encouraging children ages 5-14 to cultivate a passion for coding. In order to celebrate this milestone, we are offering our lowest price ever, $199 a month!

Our hours are Mon-Fri, 2pm- 6pm, and Sat-Sun, 10am- 2pm. Learn more on our webpage and schedule a tour.

The Future Is Female - Kids' Shirts and Sweatshirts

Grace Lifestyle Boutique at 459 Alvarado Street now has our very popular "The Future is Female" kids' t-shirts in stock, sizes 2T-5T.

Are you interested in the kids' sweatshirt pictured here? We're ordering them soon! If you pre-order by Sunday, August 1, we can be sure to reserve one for you. Please DM us on Instagram or call us at 831-324-4200.