Live Music

Hear music the way it was meant to be: live, in person. Indoors or outdoors, small venue or large, experience a unique performance and have fun being part of an audience.

Upcoming Events

311 at Golden State Theatre 2022

 
5/18/22
 
$69-$272
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents the official California Roots Pre-Party featuring 311 and a special guest on Wednesday, May 18 at 8pm. Tickets are $69-$272. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click...

Sam Cauthorn at Puma Road

 
5/20/22
 
 
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.

John Vicino at Puma Road

 
5/21/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter John Vicino . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

John Vicino started his...

Glenn Bell at Puma Road

 
5/22/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Local guitarist Glenn Bell...

Zhjon at Puma Road

 
5/27/22
 
 
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.

Magenta Spreen at Puma Road

 
5/28/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Magenta Spreen brings together singer-songwriters Kristen Gradwohl and Talmon...

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
5/29/22
 
 
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.

Sam Cauthorn at Puma Road

 
6/3/22
 
 
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.

Sej Miles at Puma Road

 
6/4/22
 
 
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.

Peter Martin with Ben Herod at Puma Road

 
6/5/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents guitarist Peter Martin with jazz saxophonist Ben Herod. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Linda Arceo at Puma Road

 
6/10/22
 
 
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...

Bronwyn Koryn at Puma Road

 
6/11/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents vocalist Bronwyn Koryn . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite musical acts.

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
6/12/22
 
 
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.

Kris Angelis at Puma Road

 
6/17/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents award-winning singer-songwriter Kris Angelis. Enjoy wine tastings and wines by the glass or bottle while listening to her great music.

Peter Martin and Zach Westfall at Puma Road

 
6/19/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents jazz guitarist Peter Martin and bassist Zach Westfall. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Lainey Wilson at Golden State Theatre 2022

 
6/19/22
 
$25-$35
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents Lainey Wilson on Sunday, June 19 at 8pm. Tickets are $25-$35. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

Louisiana native Lainey Wilson has fast become one of...

Chris Isaak at Golden State Theatre 2022

 
6/21/22
 
$59-$149
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents Grammy-nominated musician Chris Isaak . His legendary shows with his longtime band Silvertone have entertained tens of thousands of people for over two decades.

Zhjon at Puma Road

 
6/24/22
 
 
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.

Katie Fry at Puma Road

 
6/25/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Katie Fry . Hailing from the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, Katie Fry's music has a pop and alt country inspired folk sound. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass,...

Glenn Bell at Puma Road

 
6/26/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Local guitarist Glenn Bell...

Clint Black at Golden State Theatre 2022

 
6/30/22
 
$59-$149
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents Clint Black on Tuesday, June 21 at 8pm. Tickets are $59-$149. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

It has been three decades since the release of...

Monterey Festa Italia Fisherman's Festival 2022

 
9/9/22
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

The annual Festa Italia Fisherman's Festival honors the local fishermen of Monterey, past and present. Enjoy three days of wonderful Italian food and drink and amazing entertainment, September 9-11 at Custom House Plaza. Hours are Friday, 3pm-9pm; Saturday, 10am-9pm; and Sunday, 10am-6pm. Admission is free.

Past Events

POSTPONED: Buddy Guy at Golden State Theatre 2021

 
9/3/21
 
$59-$99
 
Golden State Theatre

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL MARCH 4, 2022. Golden State Theatre hosts the legendary Buddy Guy on Friday, September 3 at 8pm. Tickets are $59-$99. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

At age 82, Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a pioneer of Chicago's fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the city's halcyon days of electric blues.

Glenn Bell at Puma Road

 
2/27/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Local guitarist Glenn Bell...

Spanish Harlem Orchestra at Monterey Conference Center

 
12/11/21
 
$25-$55
 
Monterey Conference Center

Montuno Productions presents Spanish Harlem Orchestra in the Serra Ballroom at Monterey Conference Center on Saturday, December 11 at 8pm. Dancing is encouraged! There will be a large dance floor in the middle of the ballroom. Tickets are $25-$55. ...

Jazz Bash by the Bay 2020

 
3/6/20
 
 
Monterey Conference Center

Join us at Monterey Conference Center and Portola Hotel & Spa for Jazz Bash by the Bay, March 6-8. Come for a single day, the whole weekend, or one of our featured shows and enjoy the many colorful forms of American classic jazz including traditional, ragtime, swing, gypsy, zydeco, and blues.

Noah Reeves at Puma Road

 
11/23/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Matt Masih at Puma Road

 
5/6/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Keb' Mo' at Golden State Theatre

 
4/15/22
 
$49-$79
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents Keb' Mo' , a modern master of American roots music. His 14 albums have won 5 Grammy awards and 12 Grammy nominations in addition to 14 Blues Foundation Awards and 6 BMI Awards for his work in TV and film. Tickets are $49-$79.

Linda Arceo at Puma Road

 
2/11/22
 
 
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...

Linda Arceo at Puma Road

 
11/5/21
 
 
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...

Johan Sotelo at Puma Road

 
3/7/20
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents Johan Sotelo. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this talented singer-songwriter.

Sensory TRiBE at Puma Road

 
12/14/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents Sensory TRiBE , a fascinating blend of good vibes reggae, soulful rhythms, and joyful music collaboration. Enjoy wine tasting or wines by the glass/bottle while you listen.

Sam Cauthorn at Puma Road

 
3/4/22
 
 
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.

Judy Collins at Golden State Theatre 2021

 
9/25/21
 
$29-$59
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre welcomes legendary singer-songwriter Judy Collins , who is esteemed for her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk standards and her own poignant original compositions. Tickets are $29-$59; to purchase, please click here .

John Vicino at Puma Road

 
3/19/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter John Vicino . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

John Vicino started his...

David Rey Cota at Savvy

 
3/20/22
 
 
Savvy Bar

Savvy Bar presents music by singer and guitarist David Rey Cota during our Sunday brunch service today. Brunch is served 11am-5pm. David performs 12pm-3pm.

Sej Miles at Puma Road

 
2/26/22
 
 
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.

Taj Mahal at Golden State Theatre 2022

 
3/5/22
 
$39-$79
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents Grammy-winning musician Taj Mahal on Saturday, March 5 at 8pm. Tickets are $39-$79 - to purchase, please click here. A legendary artist, Taj Mahal has pursued and elevated the roots of blues music with boundless devotion and skill for more than 50 years.

Orchid Saloon at Puma Road

 
2/12/22
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents Orchid Saloon, featuring musicians Chelsea Riddle and Glenn Bell. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Adam Astrup and Miranda Perl at Puma Road

 
11/21/21
 
 
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.

Peter Martin at Puma Road

 
9/12/21
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

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

Peter Martin is a...