Holidays in Old Monterey

Holiday Sip and Shop at Franklin Street Collaborative

Franklin Street Collaborative

Franklin Street Collaborative invites you to join us for Jingle & Mingle, a holiday sip and shop event on Friday, December 3, 5pm-8pm. Enjoy small bites, drinks, and special discounts on products and services and shop products from Hudson James...

Brighten the Harbor Boat Parade 2021

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.

Plog for the Holidays with Fleet Feet!

Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey is partnering with Hoka and GU Energy to plog for the holidays on Saturday, December 11 at 8am. Do you know what plogging is? It's when you go for a run/walk and pick up trash. Not only...

Full Spectrum Art: Venture Gallery's Featured December Artwork

In December, Venture Gallery is featuring Full Spectrum Art , a collection of work by our local artists on 10" x 20" canvases with special prices just right for holiday gifting. Venture Gallery is now open daily, 10am-6pm, at 260 Alvarado Street.

Holiday Gift Packages at Franklin Street Collaborative

Franklin Street Collaborative, located at 201 West Franklin Street in Downtown Old Monterey, always carries a wealth of gifts in our shop, many of which are locally made by women-owned businesses. For the holiday season, we've pulled together some gift packages from items from our store to make your shopping experience simply merry.

Holiday Stollen Now at Parker-Lusseau Pastries

Parker-Lusseau Pastries and Cafe, located at 539 Hartnell Street, has fresh stollen on our shelves from now until Christmas. This holiday favorite is so popular you should probably place your order in advance just to make sure it's there when you want it, 831-641-9188. Slice it, toast it, smother it with butter, eat it...repeat!

Enjoy Hot Chocolate from Old Monterey Cafe

Hot chocolate season is here and so is Old Monterey Cafe's hot chocolate special. They know how to do it right, with whip cream, a candy cane, and the obligatory sprinkles. Have a cup and warm up! Old Monterey Cafe is located at 489 Alvarado Street.

Extended Black Friday Sale at Puma Road

Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza is holding an extended Black Friday Sale, November 26-28. We're open 2pm-8pm on Friday and Saturday, 2pm-7pm on Sunday.

For the following wines:
2016 Vigna Monte Nero Chardonnay
2014 Cabernet...

PJs and Pino at Sovino Wine Bar

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

What’s better than drinking wine in your pajamas? Drinking wine in your pajamas at Sovino Wine Bar! Join us for our PJs and Pinot Party on Wednesday, December 2, 6pm-9pm. We'll have specials all night plus great tunes and good...

Paint Your Art Out at Sovino Wine Bar

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 both in person ($40) and online ($10). Advance registration required . All materials and instruction are included.