New Art & Creativity Programs with Mai Ryuno

Monterey, CA

Mai Ryuno, artist and owner if Play Full Ground (at 550 Lighthouse Avenue, Suite E in Monterey), offers coaching, teaching and consulting services in art and creativity for individuals, small groups, and organizations/businesses.

Her philosophy is that the everyday...

Introducing The Pearl Works' Newest Room: The Crow's Nest

Monterey, CA

Calling all introverts! Want a quiet space to do your work outside of home? The Pearl Works community coworking space has the perfect room for you: The Crow's Nest.

Our Crow’s Nest is tucked away on the second floor of The Pearl Works at 288 Pearl Street. Watch clouds drift by the rooftops in this shared private office with all the spaciousness to focus and get stuff done. Plus, this dedicated desk comes with access to our shared amenities and an opportunity to meet other professionals in a low-key environment on your own terms.

Sovino Wine Bar Offers Pairings and Wine Education for Parties

Monterey, CA

Ever want to spice up a party with wine pairings or education? Let Sovino Wine Bar help you with that. We offer pairing options and wine education at all levels for private events, giving you lots of choices.

Let's work together to create an awesome party. Please contact Sovino for details and availability, 831-641-9463. We're located at 241 Alvarado Street.

Old Monterey Business Association Wins Award: Best Business Association 2022

Monterey, CA

The Old Monterey Business Association is proud to have been given the honor of Best Business Association 2022 at the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce's 35th Annual Business Excellence Awards.

We thank the Chamber and members of the public for this award and promise to continue to do our best to enhance and promote the economic vitality and community spirit of Downtown Old Monterey.

Summer Sale at Cypress Boutique

Monterey, CA

Cypress Boutique is holding a Summer Sale featuring 20% - 60% off clothing and accessories for women and men! Visit the shop and catch some great deals on stylish shirts, pants, shorts, dresses, hats, and more. We're located at 800 Lighthouse Ave, Suite C.

Silk Scarves at Lilify

Monterey, CA

There is something wonderful about a silk scarf on a breezy, balmy summer day. Lilify's square silk scarves are decorated with geometric or western designs and are available in black, cream, and dust.

Designed in California by Manner Market and made in China, these beautiful additions to any wardrobe are available online and in the shop at 281 Lighthouse Avenue.

Baby Onesies Now Available at Design Time Creations

Monterey, CA

Baby onesies are now available at Design Time Creations. That's right, you can customize your baby's clothes with your own special message.

Visit our shop at 800 Lighthouse Ave, Suite B or give us a call at 831-204-8808 to place your order. We are locally owned and operated.

Presidio of Monterey Museum Seeks Information About Buffalo Soldiers

Monterey, CA

Jordan Leininger, an artifacts specialist with the City of Monterey, is seeking information from descendants of Buffalo Soldiers stationed at the Presidio of Monterey, 1902-1904. He is currently researching the lives of the Buffalo Soldiers (members of the all-Black 9th Cavalry Regiment of the U.S. Army) for an exhibit at the Presidio of Monterey Museum, located in Lower Presidio Historic Park. More info here.

Try Spot It Drying Lotion from Shelley Bennett Skincare

Monterey, CA

Headed to the woods this summer? Don’t forget to pack the Shelley Bennett Skincare Spot It Drying Lotion. This small but mighty bottle is formulated with soothing calamine lotion to reduce redness and inflammation on those pesky bug bites. It's instant relief!

Shelley Bennett Skincare is a locally owned business at 588 Houston Street. All of Shelley's skincare products (plus more from Caudalie and Image) can be purchased at her online store .

New Lavender Latte at Manasiri's Crepes

Monterey, CA

Manasiri's Crepes and Sandwiches invites you to try our new lavender latte! (And you can enjoy a delicious meal or sweet treat while you're here...) Family owned and operated, we're located at 321 Alvarado Street.

Try a Cara Cara Collins at Montrio

Monterey, CA

Montrio invites you to visit us and unwind with a Cara Cara Collins - featuring house-made Cara Cara orange and cumin marmalade, gin, soda, and lemon - hand-crafted by Montrio's barkeep, Daniel Watson at 414 Calle Principal.

Let Heaven on Earth Cleaning Help You!

Monterey, CA

The Lighthouse District offers a warm welcome to Heaven on Earth Cleaning LLC , with an office at 225 Lighthouse Avenue, Suite D. First time customers receive $20 off their first visit with this coupon .

An independent, locally-owned cleaning service you can trust, Heaven on Earth offers simple and affordable pricing for weekly and biweekly customers as well as on-call services, one-time deep cleanings, and carpet cleaning. For more information, please call 831-373-6243.

City of Monterey Honors Rick Johnson

Monterey, CA

On July 19, Monterey City Council and staff recognized Rick Johnson, who has served as the executive director of the Old Monterey Business Association for 22 years and as the administrator of the Lighthouse District (a.k.a. New Monterey Business Association). Rick will be retiring at the end of July.

The Old Monterey Business Association would like to thank Rick for his many years of service to our community. His natural charm, sense of humor, abiding love for the people of Monterey, and his in-depth knowledge of businesses and government infrastructure will be missed.

But don't worry, Rick is not leaving Monterey! He's looking forward to spending more time with his family and friends and relaxing a little after leading two business associations through a pandemic lockdown. And we're in great hands with the OMBA's new executive director, Peter Cofresi, who's been serving as our assistant executive director for years.

City of Monterey Honors Rick Johnson

Monterey, CA

On July 19, Monterey City Council and staff recognized Rick Johnson, who has served as the executive director of the Old Monterey Business Association for 22 years AND as the administrator of the Lighthouse District (also known as the New Monterey Business Association). Rick will be retiring at the end of July.

The Lighthouse District would like to thank Rick for his many years of service to our community. His natural charm, sense of humor, abiding love for the people of Monterey, and his in-depth knowledge of businesses and government infrastructure will be missed.

But don't worry, Rick Johnson is not leaving Monterey! He's looking forward to spending more time with his family and friends and relaxing a little after leading two business associations through a pandemic lockdown. And our district is in great hands with the Lighthouse District's new administrator, Peter Cofresi, who's been serving as Rick's right-hand man for years.

Pre-School - Now Enrolling for 2022-2023 School Year

Campbell, CA

Looking for pre-school for the fall? Campbell Recreation Pre-School provides a safe and nurturing environment for your child's first school experience. Each classroom is designed to maximize a child's learning experience.

Now Enrolling for the 2022-2023 School Year Current...

Alcohol-Free Hoppy Refresher Now at Hula's

Monterey, CA

Every day's a hoppy day at Hula's Island Grill at 622 Lighthouse Avenue. Try our new zero-alcohol Hoppy Refresher from Lagunitas Brewing Co. Crisp and zingy, this sparkling beverage is chock-full of Citra, Equinox, and Centennial hops for a big splash of flavor that’s surprisingly fruity.