Upcoming Events

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
4/24/18
 
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...

MIIS Lecture: Blue Theology

 
4/24/18
 
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

MIIS's Hayward Sustainability Speaker Series presents a lecture by Reverend Deborah Streeter entitled Blue Theology: Can Faith Communities Be Effective and Trusted Partners with the Ocean Conservation Community? , on Tuesday, April 24, 6pm-7:30pm in MIIS's McGowan Building, Room 100....

Book Club: The McGlincy Killings in Campbell by Tobin Gilman

 
4/24/18
 
Free
 
Recycle Bookstore

Tobin Gilman will be discussing The McGlincy Killings in Campbell, California: An 1896 Unsolved Mystery.

Recycle Book Club meets once a month (sometimes twice) here at Recycle Bookstore to discuss a book-of-the-month, like all book clubs do. The difference...

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
4/25/18
 
 
Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill

Come out and celebrate Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill! On the last Wednesday of every month, show your server your Monterey library card or a Brews for Books bookmark (available at the library), and we'll donate 10% of your check to the Monterey Public Library.

2018 Downtown Campbell Spring Wine Walk

 
4/25/18
 
$45
 
Downtown Campbell

$45 and 30 beautiful wines will await you in Downtown Campbell for a glorious night of wine tasting. Call up your friends and let your wine glass be your guide to the charming shops and eateries of Downtown Campbell at our annual Spring Wine Walk.

Old Monterey Food Tour

 
4/26/18
 
$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....

Fleet Feet Pub Run with HOKA

 
4/26/18
 
free
 
Fleet Feet Sports Monterey

Fleet Feet Sports in Monterey is working with HOKA this month to host a fun run on Thursday, April 26, 6pm-9pm. Come by the shop in the evening to talk with us about shoes (including why HOKA has...

Social Media Marketing Boot Camp with Campbell Marketing

 
4/27/18
 
$40
 
Campbell Chamber

Join Campbell Marketing, at the Campbell Chamber of Commerce, for an hour of hands on activity developing your social media presence. These “boot camp” sessions are led by Clifford “CJ” White. He will share his best practices, that he has...

Cat's Meow: Customer Appreciation Day!

 
4/27/18
 
 
Cat's Meow

The last Friday of the month is Customer Appreciation Day at Cat's Meow ! Come in between 1pm and 6pm, "Meow!", and we will offer 50% off our one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories (some restrictions may apply). Please be prepared to show your ID, as this special is only for Monterey County residents, local students, and members of the military.

Caffe Trieste Presents Vick Silva

 
4/27/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Vick Silva on Friday, April 27, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

To attend a Vick Silva performance is to feel the blues, celebrate reggae, and breathe the timeless energy of rock and roll....

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Henry David Thoreau on Nature

 
4/27/18
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , we'll explore the poetry and prose of Henry David Thoreau, whose nature writings were an essential part of the New England Transcendentalist movement. Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Benefit Concert for Liberty in North Korea at MIIS

 
4/27/18
 
$5
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

It’s been a tough year. The headlines on North Korea are flooded with stories of weapons, high tensions, and the Kim regime. However, the Liberty in North Korea group (LiNK) at MIIS chooses hope. Join them on Thursday, April 26,...

Troy Oshann Duo at Bulldog British Pub

 
4/27/18
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents an evening of live music featuring the Troy Oshann Duo. Troy Oshann is the rock voice of Monterey. The lead singer for Blues at Eleven and Vybe, he can make you feel the music with his masterful, powerful vocals.

Free TeamFit Workout at Prime

 
4/28/18
 
free
 
Prime

This spring, Prime welcomes fitness coach and personal trainer Julie Schnitzer to our team! Julie will offer a new morning bootcamp called TeamFit (Tues/Thur at 6am, Sat at 7:30am) beginning May 1. Meet Julie and try a free TeamFit workout at Prime on April 28! Please click here to sign up.

Old Monterey Food Tour

 
4/28/18
 
$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....

Home Wreath Workshop

 
4/28/18
 
$65
 
Freshly Worn Furniture

This workshop will guide you in creating a beautiful focal decor piece for your home! We will use Debi's DIY Chalk + Clay Paint to add texture and color to the backboard. Dark and Decrepit liquid patina will be use to "stain" the tag and then we will stamp of small word of your choice on the board.

Kids' Leather Working Class at The Leather Company

 
4/28/18
 
$65
 
The Leather Company

The Leather Company presents a Kids' Class designed for kids age 8-12 years with parental supervision. In the class, kids will pick two projects to work on in order to learn basic leather skills such as how to prepare leather, stamp designs, and add finishing touches.

EMPOWER KIDZ THROUGH STEM: EXPLORE, CREATE, INNOVATE (5-10 year olds)

 
4/28/18
 
$25 +$5 materials fee
 
The Art Beat

STEM is the future! Collaborate with students to explore and problem solve. Workshop focuses on interactive, hands on chemistry science experiments and creative engineering projects. Class fills fast. Join the fun today! Register with the Art Beat. Instructor Ilene @...

Caffe Trieste Presents The Fields of Eden

 
4/28/18
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present The Fields of Eden on Saturday, April 28, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Singer/songwriter Kiki Wow plays regularly throughout the Monterey Peninsula both classic favorites and original songs. Her engaging vocals and rhythm...

Carolina Lugo's & Carolé Acuña's Ballet Flamenco

 
4/28/18
 
Adults $21 with two drink or food order
 
Peña Pachamama

Brace yourself for sultry Spanish night when the floor burns with pulsating sounds of footwork, song, castanets, syncopated hand clapping and guitar for a riveting display of this true Spanish art form. A mother & daughter duo, Carolina’s y Carole’s,...

Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market

 
4/29/18
 
 
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...

Monterey Bay Aquarium: Dia del Nino 2018

 
4/29/18
 
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium invites you come visit us today and celebrate Dia Del Nino , a day for children and families! We'll be offering a family craft room to create a take-home souvenir, bilingual feeding programs in Spanish and English, and live music. Children 12 and under will be admitted free all day.

Family AcroYoga

 
4/29/18
 
$35/adult
 
Pro Martial Arts

Learn the foundations of AcroYoga in a guided environment were we focus on body awareness, safety, and communication. This workshop will help you become stronger, more flexible, and relaxed. Surprise yourself with what you can do!

Boscoe's Brood at Bulldog British Pub

 
4/29/18
 
no cover charge
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents an evening of live music featuring Boscoe's Brood on Sunday, April 29, 8pm-11pm.

Sam Regalado, the face and creator of Boscoe's Brood, grew up in Los Angeles and earned his musical stripes with...

MIIS Lecture: CHANGE! A Student Guide to Social Action

 
4/30/18
 
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a lecture by Dr. Scott Myers-Lipton, Professor of Sociology at San Jose State University entitled CHANGE! A Student Guide to Social Action , on Monday, April 30, 6pm-7pm in MIIS's McGowan Building, Room 102....

Monterey County Youth Museum: $2 Tuesday!

 
5/1/18
 
$2
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

The Pebble Beach Company Foundation and Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation sponsor MY Museum ’s $2 Tuesdays! These reduced admission days are offered on the first Tuesday of every month to all Monterey County residents. Please bring current identification to verify your residence.

Mindful Tasting at Revival Ice Cream

 
5/1/18
 
$20/$10
 
Revival Ice Cream

Revival Ice Cream invites you to join Chef Ron and owner Adriana for a special walk-through of our creative process on Tuesday, May 1, 4pm-5pm. The event will feature exclusive treats, a 12-flavor tasting, and a goodie bag with a...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
5/1/18
 
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...

VinoPaint Event: Wine Glass Painting at Tessora's

 
5/1/18
 
$35.00 until 04/23, then price is $45
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Welcome to our new class “Wine Glass Painting” to learn the basics and the art of how to create your own amazing handpainted wine glass. Presented to you by local artist and designer Sonya Paz.

Beerwalk - Downtown Campbell

 
5/2/18
 
 
Downtown Campbell

Come explore the unique shops, art studios, and great restaurants of Downtown Campbell while sampling the best craft beers that 26 different breweries have to offer. Tickets are just $35 in advance.

As has been done with the past...

MIIS Lecture: The Status of International Ocean Acidification Policy Activities

 
5/2/18
 
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a lecture by Dr. Mark Spalding, founder and president of the Ocean Foundation, entitled The Status of International Ocean Acification Policy Activities , on Wednesday, May 2, 6pm-7:30pm in MIIS's McGowan Building, Room 102....

Adjusting to Motherhood Support Group

 
5/2/18
 
Free
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

Do you sometimes feel like you aren't cut out to be a mother?

Do you have conflicting feelings about your baby? Do you sometimes have unwanted thoughts, anxiety, panic, sadness or worry?

The Supporting Mamas support group welcomes...

Old Monterey Food Tour

 
5/3/18
 
$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....

MIIS: Music and Stories from Uganda with Damascus Kafumbe

 
5/3/18
 
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents music and stories from Uganda with ethnomusicologist Damascus Kafumbe on Thursday, May 3, 7pm-8:30pm at the McGowan Building, Room 100.

The Spring Intercultural Arts Series continues with ethnomusicologist Damascus Kafumbe's lecture/demonstration, Tuning the...

"Star Wars! A Parody Burlesque" at Paper Wing Theatre

 
5/3 - 5/5
 
$25/$23
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre invites you to frolic in a galaxy far, far away! Star Wars! A Parody Burlesque follows the original classic tale of your favorite force-wielding hero…with an erotic twist. Complete with lightsaber and ship battles, sexy aliens,...

Multi-day event ending on Sat May 05, 2018

First Friday at Monterey Museum of Art

 
5/4/18
 
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Come celebrate longer days at the Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street with extended hours every First Friday of the month, 5pm-7pm. On May 4 we'll feature fine art, fine music, and fine Frisco cocktails. Also, check out new...

MIIS Panel Discussion: Peace and Conflict Resolution in the Balkans

 
5/4/18
 
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a panel discussion about peace and conflict resolution in the Balkans on Friday, May 4, 6pm-8pm at the MCone Irvine Auditorium in the McCone Building on the campus of MIIS.

Dr. Jan Black...

Adult Potter's Wheel Night

 
5/4/18
 
$55 includes 3ib. clay
 
The Art Beat

Our staff will show you the basics of throwing and come back at your own convenience! Perfect for beginners! Great for a girls night out, couples evening, or just to gather with like minded people and get dirty on a...