Upcoming Events

MIIS Film Screening: Irreparable Harm

 
10/23/18
 
free
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

MIIS presents a free screening of the documentary Irreparable Harm , which gives voice to Alaska Native communities and conservation groups who seek to protect the vibrant coastline of Southeast Alaska from contamination from industrial mining and mitigate past damage before it's too late.

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/23/18
 
$50
 
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. You’ll take home your own 11 x 14 canvas painting. All materials and a glass of wine are included in the $50 fee.

Free Writing Workshop at Old Capitol Books

 
10/23/18
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books hosts a free writing workshop given by authors Dietrich Kalteis and Patrick Whitehurst on Tuesday, October 23 at 6:30pm. Kalteis and Whitehurst will talk about their approach to writing fiction and non-fiction.

Dietrich Kalteis...

Fundraiser for the Carmel Valley Women's Club at Cibo

 
10/24/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Get social and make some new friends! Come join members of the Carmel Valley Women’s Club at a fun fundraiser dinner on Wednesday, October 24 at Cibo Ristorante Italiano. When you make your dinner reservation, mention the Carmel Valley Women’s...

Author Event: The Last Watchman of Old Cairo

 
10/24/18
 
Free
 
Recycle Bookstore

Michael David Lukas will be coming to Recycle Bookstore to present his second book, The Last Watchman of Old Cairo. He has already been to the RBC for his first book, The Oracle of Stamboul.

Learn the Thriller Dance for the Campbell Zombie Crawl!

 
10/24/18
 
FREE
 
Adira Dance and Costume

Every Wednesday leading up to Friday, October 26th, there will be a free workshop at Adira Dance and Costume in San Jose to teach people the Michael Jackson Thriller dance routine. On the big night, there will be a Zombie Crawl in Downtown Campbell with multiple group performances of the Thriller dance.

Old Monterey Food Tour

 
10/25/18
 
$95
 
Monterey Bay Food Tours

This tour lasts approximately 3 hours and will take you to 4-6 restaurants and eateries on the side streets of Downtown Monterey and Fisherman’s Wharf. You will taste the different cultural influences that have made Monterey what it is today....

Rocky Patel Cigars Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
10/25/18
 
$25
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a Rocky Patel Premium Cigars Tasting Event on Thursday, October 25 at 7pm. Rocky Patel skillfully produces and blends tobaccos from Honduras and Nicaragua, creating complex premium cigars using fresh ideas and new techniques....

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show

 
10/25 - 10/27
 
$30
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre Company performs the fantastically fun The Rocky Horror Show on Thursday and Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 8pm and midnight, and on Halloween night at 8pm and midnight. Grab your squirt gun, rice, and fishnets and come sing along with all of your favorite songs!

Need an American Sign Language interpreter? On October 26, we will offer a full ASL interpreted performance of the show! Follow these instructions to reserve a seat.

Multi-day event ending on Sat Oct 27, 2018

Memory Lane at Caffe Trieste

 
10/26/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Memory Lane on Friday, October 26, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Memory Lane plays classic covers from the 70s to the 90s with superb harmonies. This band comes complete with a song menu...

Zombie Crawl in Downtown Campbell

 
10/26/18
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Adira Dance and Costume in San Jose will be organizing a Zombie Crawl in Downtown Campbell that will feature multiple performances of the "Thriller" dance from Michael Jackson's Thriller video.

Nomad at Bulldog British Pub

 
10/26/18
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents guitarist and singer-songwriter Nomad . Come listen to songs that inspire, enlighten, and get your booty groovin'!

Lopez Anniversary Party

 
10/26/18
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

In honor of Lopez Restaurante y Cantina's anniversary, we're presenting four live bands on Friday, October 26, including Banda Tierra Menguarense, Banda Perla del Sol, BSN, and Banda S7. Ages 21 and over only.

Community Center Trip: Alcatraz Evening Tour

 
10/27/18
 
$108
 
Scholze Park Community Center

Lots of people wanted to escape from Alcatraz, but Scholze Park Community Center wants to send you there (for an evening tour). One of the world's most legendary prisons 1934-1963, Alcatraz was home to some of America’s most notorious criminals. Fee is $108, including transportation. Registration deadline is September 25. To register, phone the Center, 831-646-3878.

Halloween ComicFest 2018 at Current Comics

 
10/27/18
 
free
 
Current Comics

Current Comics is hosting a Halloween ComicFest again! We'll be giving out a great selection of free, Halloween themed comics as well as Halloween candy while supplies last.

Monterey Museum of Art Free Family Fun Day: Spooktacular!

 
10/27/18
 
free
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street welcomes all ages to join us for a Free Family Fun Day. Today our theme is Spooktacular ! Grab your costume (no masks, please) and join us at the museum for fun and art.

Maiden to Mother Ceremony at Om Studios

 
10/27/18
 
$40
 
Om Studios

Om Studios in Monterey presents a Maiden to Mother Ceremony with yoga, meditation, and reiki, on Saturday, October 27, 11am-2pm. Transform your pregnancy and birth experience with a celebration of your right of passage from maiden to mother. Fee is...

Old Monterey Food Tour

 
10/27/18
 
$95
 
Monterey Bay Food Tours

This tour lasts approximately 3 hours and will take you to 4-6 restaurants and eateries on the side streets of Downtown Monterey and Fisherman’s Wharf. You will taste the different cultural influences that have made Monterey what it is today....

Halloween Game for Kids at Escape Room 831

 
10/27/18
 
free
 
Escape Room 831

During the Children's Trick-or-Treat on Lighthouse, Escape Room 831 presents a free, family-friendly game, The Mysterious Campfire , for ages 5 and up! There's no gore and no jump-scares, just good fun and group puzzle-solving. The game lasts around 15 minutes.

Tenth Annual Children's Trick-or-Treat on Lighthouse

 
10/27/18
 
free
 
Lighthouse District

On Saturday, October 27, Lighthouse District shops, restaurants, and boutiques will be open and welcoming little goblins with special treats, 2pm-5pm, rain or shine! So dress up the kids, get in the spirit, and come on down with your family to enjoy a fun and safe time in the community.

All businesses handing out candy will be located on Lighthouse Avenue in New Monterey between Reeside and David and will have a Lighthouse Halloween poster displayed in the window.

"The Dance of the Little Bells" at Dali17

 
10/27/18
 
 
Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey

Artist Mark Baer and Friends will be screening the first 75 minutes of his film The Dance of the Little Bells , a live interactive art installation immersive environment at Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey. It will be running...

Aquarium Member Event: Halloween Dinner & Dance Party 2018

 
10/27/18
 
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Members of Monterey Bay Aquarium are invited to the Aquarium's annual Halloween Dance Party. Put on your costume and join the skeletons and sea stars, black cats and bat rays for an evening of haunted activities and ghostly good times for all ages.

Kenny Stahl at Caffe Trieste

 
10/27/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present jazz flutist Kenny Stahl who's worked with Stevie Wonder, Jaco Pastorius, Ira Sullivan, Herb Jeffries, and many others. Raised in Chicago, he studied and performed many forms of jazz, from the mysteries of Monk to the preludes of Bach, with stops along the way for Latin, be-bop, Brazilian and Contemporary.

Halloween Bash with Given to Fly

 
10/27/18
 
No Cover / 2 Item Minimum
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Tessora's Barra di Vino presents: Halloween Bash with Given to Fly . Join us with halloween costumes, for spooky treats, blood thirsty wines and the best pop, rock, and soul music to hit this ghost haunted town.

Always free...

Ace de la Vergne at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/27/18
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar presents an evening of live music featuring vocalist, guitarist, improv pianist, and songwriter Ace de la Vergne on Saturday, October 27, 8:30pm-10:30pm. Hailing from New Orleans, Louisiana, and Alabama, Ace's music has Southern roots with...

Cibo Restaurant presents Strike Twice

 
10/27/18
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live music featuring Strike Twice, 9pm-12:30am. Strike Twice is six seasoned performers who love to groove with rock, funk, jazz, pop, reggae, and blues. Great vocals...

Fright Night with DJ Mario at Lallapalooza

 
10/27/18
 
$5
 
Lallapalooza

Lallapalooza invites you to Fright Night on Saturday, October 27 beginning at 9:30pm. Cover charge is $5. DJ Mario will be our host, and we'll be having a costume contest! Halloween drinks tonight will include a peach ring martini, a...

Halloween 1980s Workout and Party at CarmelBarre

 
10/27/18
 
$15
 
CarmelBarre

CarmelBarre in Monterey is doing Halloween right this year! Join us on Saturday, October 27 at 9:30am as we rock out to '80s tunes with instructor Christi Kearns. '80s attire is strongly encouraged. Prizes will be given to best dressed,...

Watch "Beetlejuice" at Osio Theater

 
10/27/18
 
 
Osio Theater

Beetlejuice is back on the big screen for its 30th anniversary! Enjoy this classic Tim Burton film starring Michael Keaton at Osio Theater on Saturday, October 27 at 9:45pm or Tuesday, October 30 at 7:15pm. Purchase advance...

Fawk DJ at Bulldog British Pub

 
10/27/18
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Awww, yeah! Guess who's back in your haunted house? It's Fawk DJ and he's ready to get your straight hairs curly! Catch him at Bulldog British Pub on Saturday, October 27 at 10pm. We'll see you here!

Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market

 
10/28/18
 
 
Downtown Campbell

The Campbell Farmers' Market held on Sundays in Downtown Campbell is consistently rated as one of the best if not the best year-round Farmers' Markets in the South Bay. Come and enjoy the festive and vibrant community oriented atmosphere that attracts fans of the Campbell Farmers' Market from all around

Revival Ice Cream's 2nd Anniversary

 
10/28/18
 
 
Revival Ice Cream

Revival Ice Cream invites you to help us celebrate our second second anniversary on Sunday, October 28. We'll have free ice cream plus face painting 12pm-2pm and music by Ken Constable , 1pm-3pm.

Halloween Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Campbell 2018

 
10/28/18
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

Our annual Creepy Crawly Halloween event is bigger and better than ever! We've expanded our costume contest and added photo booths and activity tables to scare up a good time for all of your little ghouls and goblins. Trick or Treating from 4pm-6pm with the costume contest following at 6pm.

Author Event: Boardwalk Summer by Meredith Jaeger

 
10/28/18
 
Free
 
Recycle Bookstore

Meredith Jaeger will be coming to Recycle Bookstore on a Sunday afternoon to present her latest book, Boardwalk Summer.

About Boardwalk Summer

In this new novel from the USA Today bestselling author of The Dressmaker’s Dowry, two young women...

Pumpkin Carving and Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/28/18
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Pumpkin Carving & Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar is back! Join us for some Halloween fun on October 28 or 30 at 6pm or 8pm or on Halloween at 6pm. Sovino will provide the pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, aprons and a glass of wine. Call for reservations.

Grandparenting 101 Class at MY Museum

 
10/29/18
 
$25
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

MY Museum presents a Grandparenting 101 Class on Monday, October 29, 5:30pm-7:30pm. What can you expect grandparenting a child ages birth to preschool? We'll discuss current topics about raising infants and toddlers. Fee is $25.

Industry Night at Boiler Maker

 
10/29/18
 
 
Boiler Maker Pub

Work in the bar/restaurant industry? Stop by Boiler Maker Monday nights from 6pm-close for $3 off all Boiler Makers.

Pick from our list of shot & beer combos, or create your own with any can, bottle, 16oz or 20oz...

Industry Night at the Vesper

 
10/29/18
 
 
The Vesper

Every Monday night is Industry Night at the Vesper starting at 6pm and going till close! If you work in the restaurant industry, just show proof of current employment to get 15% off everything and $4 Rose shots.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
10/30/18
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Pumpkin Carving and Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/30/18
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Pumpkin Carving & Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar is back! Join us for some Halloween fun on October 28 or 30 at 6pm or 8pm or on Halloween at 6pm. Sovino will provide the pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, aprons and a glass of wine. Call for reservations.