2024 4th of July Photos Now on Old Monterey Website

Monterey, CA

Another fantastic 4th of July celebration is in the books! The Old Monterey Business Association wants to thank everyone who attended and marched in our annual 4th of July Parade. We hope you had as much fun as we did.

There are photos on our website from the 4th of July Parade in Downtown Old Monterey, pancake breakfast at the fire station, and music and food fest in front of Colton Hall. We encourage you to see the special moments captured by photographer and OMBA web developer Sheldon Chang .

Nacho Bizness Under New Ownership

Monterey, CA

Big news, Monterey food lovers! Nacho Bizness, located at 470 Alvarado Street, has changed ownership.

After 8 years of hard work, the brilliant duo behind the creation of all your favorite Nacho Bizness recipes, Steb and Brittani, have decided to sell the restaurant to another hard-working, talented team, the Manasiri family. Does the name sound familiar? It's the same friendly family that's been serving up mouth-watering dishes at Manasiri's Crepes and Sandwiches for years.

You'll find that Nacho Bizness still has the same delicious menu and fun atmosphere. Come on down and show the new owners some love! Open Sun-Thu, 11am-9pm, and Fri-Sat, 11am-10pm.

Big Sur Honey at Luminata

Monterey, CA

Luminata Books and Gifts now carries high-quality, raw, unfiltered honey from Big Sur Honey Co. Come find it at our shop, located at 631 Cass Street.

Sourced from hives located on the south coast of Big Sur, the honey retains natural enzymes, pollen, and antioxidants, offering a distinct taste reflective of the area's diverse flora, including wildflowers, sage, and eucalyptus.

Ask Amy: Is CBD Good For Inflammation?

Campbell, CA

Research and development studies have uncovered CBD as an effective natural remedy for a variety of health concerns that stem from inflammation. So, is CBD good for inflammation? Yes! CBD is not only a good natural alternative for...

S'more Cupcakes at The Perfect Crumb Bakery

Monterey, CA

Fourth of July S’more Cupcakes are available at The Perfect Crumb! They're chocolate cake with a graham cracker crust on the bottom, a peanut butter cup in the middle, and delicious Swiss meringue on top.

Stop by Wednesday, July 3 or give us a call to place an order for your next picnic, party, or craving: 831-241-6269. We're located at 301 Lighthouse Avenue.

New Birkenstocks at On The Beach

Monterey, CA

New Birkenstock sandals are available at On The Beach Surf Shop. We have different styles perfect for the approaching hot weather. Get them while they're fresh at 693 Lighthouse Avenue.

Monterey Hostel Offers Day Passes

Monterey, CA

Did you know that Monterey Hostel offers day passes? It only costs $25 per day to get hostel access 8am-8pm. Each day pass includes parking, wifi, showers, and kitchen facilities.

Passes are available for purchase at the front desk. The hostel is located at 778 Hawthorne Street.

Accessories Sale at Poppleton's

Monterey, CA

Poppleton's is having a sale on accessories in our showroom through July 14. Visit us at 299 Lighthouse Avenue to view our distinctive selection of interior decor.

Poppleton's is open Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm, and Sun, 12pm-5pm. Closed July 4th.

New Tea Menu at Cha-Ya Monterey

Monterey, CA

Cha-Ya Monterey Teahouse Boutique, reopened in March under owner Ariel Wolansky, has a new tea menu! We invite you to try our collection of Japanese, Chinese, and herbal teas at 118 Webster Street.

Cha-Ya is a retail store offering fine teas, elegant tea pots and tea cups, artisan chocolate, and home decor. We're also a tea shop serving tea here and to-go. We're open Tue-Thu, 11am-3pm, and Fri-Sat, 11am-4pm.

New Summer Sandwiches at Ad Astra Bread Co

Monterey, CA

Ad Astra Bread Co has a fresh menu of summer sandwiches in the shop! Our new veggie sandwich boasts roasted miso eggplant, Napa cabbage slaw, pickled Japanese cucumbers, ponzu tahini dressing, and a fresh herb salad on a demi-baguette.

Visit us at 479 Alvarado Street - we're open daily, 7am-4pm.

Is CBD Good For Cats?

Campbell, CA

As a pet owner, we know you only want the best for the health and well-being of your furry friend. Cannabidiol has been making a name for itself, not only in alternative medicine for humans but for animals,...

Summer Outfits at Cypress Boutique

Monterey, CA

Cypress Boutique invites you to check out our vibrant floral dresses and shirts - they scream summer! These are perfect for those long beach days or casual evenings out.

Complete your look with cool shades, a summer hat, and gorgeous earrings handmade in California by AVA + CHARLIE. We're located at 800 Lighthouse Avenue, Suite C.

No Fireworks in Monterey

Monterey, CA

Fire season is here! The City of Monterey asks that you reduce the risk of wildfire by NOT using fireworks when celebrating the 4th of July.

In Monterey, you may be subject to a $1000 fine if you are caught using any type of fireworks (including those marked as "safe and sane"). Thank you for enjoying the holiday safely and responsibly.

No Fireworks Allowed in Monterey

Monterey, CA

The City of Monterey asks that you reduce the risk of wildfire by not using fireworks when celebrating the 4th of July. In the City you may be subject to a $1000 fine if you are caught using any type of fireworks (including those marked as "safe and sane"). Thank you for enjoying the holiday responsibly and safely.

Volunteers Needed for June 29th Car Show

Campbell, CA

Update: we still need afternoon help from Noon to 4pm at the popcorn booths and show attendant positions.

We're going to be having our 2nd Annual Historic Downtown Campbell Car Show on Saturday, June 29th and we could use some extra hands. We're looking for help for various roles split into three shifts.