Events Calendar: 2019-05-01

"Game of Thrones" Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/1/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

It’s been two years of waiting, but the final season of Game of Thrones is finally here and Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant is hosting a GOT -themed Trivia Night! There will be prizes. Team size is limited to 6 people.

Villiger Cigar Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
5/1/19
 
$25
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a Villiger Cigar Tasting Event including special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $25 for non-members.

Beer & Wings Thursday

 
5/2/19
 
$10
 
il Sogno

Every Thursday at il Sogno, get a bucket of wings and a pint of Campbell Brewing Company beer for only $10. Enjoy 4 flavors of wings and over 10 different CBC beers to choose from!

Young Professionals Mixer

 
5/2/19
 
$5/$10
 
Lvl Up

Young professionals, come mix it up at this mixer and meet-up group designed specifically to help local young professionals socialize, share ideas, and make business connections.

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
5/2/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Do you make music or write poetry? Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm. We're a friendly, supportive group of people who love to share our music and art. Come and join us for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
5/2/19
 
$5
 
American Burger

Dance salsa at American Burger on Thursdays at 9pm! The session begins with a dance lesson. Fee is $5. All levels of dancers are welcome.

First Friday Street Entertainment

 
5/3/19
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

First Fridays is Downtown Campbell's monthly street entertainment event. Featured musicians for September 2019 are Blue House Band, Lavender Fields, Gaby Castro, and the Rose Peddlers.

P.S. Acoustic Duo at Tessora's Barra di Vino

 
5/3/19
 
No Cover
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

P.S. Acoustic Duo, a Downtown Campbell favorite, will be at Tessora's for a special night of playing all of your acoustic rock/pop favorites by request.

No cover / 2 item minimum.

Adult Potter's Wheel Night

 
5/3/19
 
$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 Friday night!

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Derrida, Foucault, Mbembe - Critical Perspectives on the Law

 
5/3/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , join our regular reading group for a special session featuring seniors at CSU Monterey studying critical legal philosophy. Derrida, Foucault, and Mbembe are all philosophers that we have read before, but we're excited to see what connections and ideas emerge when we explore them together. Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Phil Chomiskey at Bulldog British Pub

 
5/3/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriter Phil Chomiskey, bandleader of Omani , on Friday, May 3, 9pm-12am.

Community Center Trip: "Monet: The Late Years" at de Young Museum

 
5/4/19
 
$76
 
Scholze Park Community Center

Scholze Park Community Center is organizing a bus trip to the de Young Museum in San Francisco to see Monet: The Late Years . This spectacular exhibit features 50 paintings by Claude Monet created during the final phase of his long career. Fee is $85. Registration deadline is February 25. To register, please phone Scholze Park Community Center, 831-646-3878.

YAC: Youth Artist Workshop for Ages 8-13

 
5/4/19
 
$20/$35
 
Youth Arts Collective

Youth Arts Collective hosts Youth Artist Workshops called Teaching Across Generations on the 1st and 2nd Saturday of the month, 10am-12pm. The studio is open to young artists ages 8-13 to try their hand at sculpting, painting, and much more.

Free Comic Book Day 2019

 
5/4/19
 
 
Current Comics

Current Comics invites you to join us once again for Free Comic Book Day! We'll have specially selected free comics available to visitors plus a big sale: get boxed back Issues for $1 each and 20% off comics and graphic novels more than 1 week old.

NARF Rescue Doggie Scavenger Hunt and TV Casting Call

 
5/4/19
 
$40/$20
 
Campbell Park

Join in the fun of a doggie (and owner) scavenger hunt organized by the Nike Animal Rescue Foundation (NARF) to raise funds for helping pets in our community! It's a fun afternoon with lots of goodies for you and your pet. There will also be a KOFY TV20 casting call for dogs happening as part of the event.

Makeup & Mimosas with Makeupmama

 
5/4/19
 
$50-$80
 
Khartoum
Canceled

CANCELED (TO BE RESCHEDULED).

Makeup & Mimosas with Makeupmama is a fun and educational makeup class that allows any and all makeup lovers to come together. Let me show you how to get the most out of your makeup!

Kentucky Derby Party at Bull and Bear

 
5/4/19
 
 
Bull and Bear Whiskey Bar and Taphouse

Bull and Bear Whiskey Bar and Taphouse can't wait for our Kentucky Derby Party! Come and enjoy the most exciting 2 minutes in sports. We'll have mint juleps, drink specials, and fun.

Hip Hop and Handstands: Workshop at Om Studios

 
5/4/19
 
$35
 
Om Studios

Om Studios in Monterey presents a workshop entitled Hip Hop and Handstands , taught by Erin Shea, on Saturday, May 4, 5pm-7pm. This workshop will integrate strength building exercises with short yoga sequences that prepare the body and mind to...

Weekend Adult Potter's Wheel Night

 
5/4/19
 
$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 Saturday night!

Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market

 
5/5/19
 
 
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

Living with a Survivor of Sexual Abuse: A Workshop at ISGC

 
5/5/19
 
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

The Intimacy, Sexuality and Gender Center of Monterey (ISGC) presents a one-day Couple’s Workshop for Survivors of Sexual Abuse or Rape, regardless of gender and sexual orientation, co-facilitated by Stephen and Wanda Braveman. Phone 831-375-7553 by May 1 to register.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Peter B's Brewpub

 
5/5/19
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Raise a pint or a shot of tequila on Cinco de Mayo at Peter B's Brewpub and enjoy our all day specials (11am-11pm) including: 2 chicken enchiladas served with refried pinto beans and Mexican rice for $12.95; pitchers of Peter...

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Jacks Monterey

 
5/5/19
 
 
Jacks Monterey

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Jacks Monterey. We'll be serving lunch and dinner specials, margaritas, craft beer, and more from 11:30am to 10:00pm.

Enjoy live music, 1pm-8pm, with the Dany Cobo Trio Roaming Mariachis, who will be strolling through...

Build, Paint, and Play at Mythic Games

 
5/5/19
 
 
Mythic Games Monterey

Mythic Games in Monterey is hosting a Build, Paint, and Play session on Sunday, May 5, 12pm-3pm. Hang out and help motivate each other to get some building and painting done. The store has some supplies, but feel free...

Margaritas & Flower Crowns

 
5/5/19
 
 
Petite Petal Co.

Hands on workshop where you learn how to make a boho floral halo. This halo has a cluster of flowers on one side. We show you how to wire and place flowers so it is balanced.

Food, Art and Plant Fair at Joseph Boston Store

 
5/5/19
 
free
 
The Joseph Boston Store

The Historic Garden League of Monterey invites everyone to join us for a Food, Art, and Plant Fair outside the Joseph Boston Store. We'll have pop-up tastings of local jam, honey, olive oil, and more; art demonstrations; a plant sale; and tours of Casa del Oro Garden and the Joseph Boston Store.

OMG Oyster Monday Galore

 
5/6/19
 
 
il Sogno

Every Monday at Il Sogno in Campbell from opening until close we have $1 oysters.

Join us for OMG and a fun night of great food and $1 oysters.

Killer Queen Free Play Night

 
5/6/19
 
Free
 
Lvl Up

It's FREE PLAY night on the Killer Queen machine every Monday before the monthly Killer Queen Tournament that's held on the second Saturday of every month.

Industry Night at the Vesper

 
5/6/19
 
 
The Vesper

Cheers to the crafts of hospitality, culinary and mixology....This night is for us!

We're proud to be the home of Campbell's Weekly Industry Night!

Every Monday night in Downtown Campbell we do 15% off everything and $4 shots...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
5/7/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic produce, fresh flowers, international food and pastries, arts and crafts, handmade jewelry, and clothing.

Family Night at il Sogno - Kids Eat for $1!

 
5/7/19
 
 
il Sogno

Every Monday and Tuesday nights at il Sogno is Family Night. Bring the whole family and kids eat for just $1 and get a toy with their meal too!

Also, there are $1 Oysters on Monday nights!

...

VinoPaint: Almond Blossoms Painting at Tessora's

 
5/7/19
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

A new way to explore your creativity with beautiful glassware that you paint yourself! Learn to create your own amazing hand painted set of 2 wine glasses with beautiful almond blossoms!

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/7/19
 
$15
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Come to Sovino to play Wine Bingo! Really, it's everything you like about Bingo, with wine and Sovino vocabulary associated with the numbers. Come and learn a little, play a little, drink a little. There shall be prizes!

Drop-in Dungeons and Dragons Gaming

 
5/7/19
 
 
Lvl Up

Due to popular demand our weekly 7PM Dungeons & Dragons pick-up night will feature multiple campaigns to drop-in and join. New D&D players can gain experience every Tuesday night w/ the Dead Kobolds Society.

Drag Dinner Show at Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

 
5/7/19
 
$10/$15
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents Drag Dinner with the Divas on Tuesday, May 7 at 8pm. Join us for a night of hilarity and drag for all ages - it's a fun evening over dinner and cocktails. Our retro show,...

Author Event: The White Tree Quartet poetry by Mary Curtis

 
5/8/19
 
Free
 
Recycle Bookstore

Recycle Book Club is proud to welcome local poet Mary Curtis to our book club meeting at Recycle Bookstore in Downtown Campbell. She will be coming to sign autographs and discuss her recent book of poems, The White Tree Quartet.

La Leche League - South Bay

 
5/8/19
 
Free
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

All caregivers interested in breastfeeding are encouraged to attend La Leche League meetings. Meetings are Free, and open to the public.

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
5/9/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Do you make music or write poetry? Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm. We're a friendly, supportive group of people who love to share our music and art. Come and join us for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

Grapes of Laugh Featuring Hank Romero

 
5/9/19
 
No Cover
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Come join us for our monthly live stand-up comedy show at Tessora's! May's lineup features headliner Hank Romero with comics Paul Sanford, Robert Vogel, Alby Bustamante, Natalie Fowzie also on the ticket for a very funny night. Johnny Corn hosts the evening.

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
5/9/19
 
$5
 
American Burger

Dance salsa at American Burger on Thursdays at 9pm! The session begins with a dance lesson. Fee is $5. All levels of dancers are welcome.

Facebook Business Page Basics with Campbell Marketing

 
5/10/19
 
$30
 
Campbell Chamber of Commerce

Interested in learning how to use a Facebook Business Page? Join the creator of Campbell Water Tower , now with over 15K Followers, on Friday, May 10th at 9am in Campbell for Facebook Business Page Basics. This event is a beginner level training on how to use a Facebook Business Page.

Play Full Ground Competes in Startup Challenge Monterey Bay

 
5/10/19
 
$10
 
Embassy Suites

Play Full Ground is competing in the final round of Startup Challenge Monterey Bay! Come to the event in Seaside, support Play Full Ground owner and artist Mai Ryuno, and cast your vote for her as she competes against seven other social ventures for the prize of $10,000 in cash. $10 admission.

MIIS Talk & Book Signing: Humanity in a World of Thinking Machines

 
5/10/19
 
free
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a free lecture by alumnus Olaf J. Groth as he speaks about his new book, Solomon's Code: Humanity in a World of Thinking Machines​​​​​,​​ on Friday, May 10, at 6pm at Irvine Auditorium...

Cougar Unleashed at Tessora's

 
5/10/19
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Rhonda 'Cougar' Crouch Bringing you a jazzy, soulful, funky, bluesy set. If you haven't heard them before this fun and mellow style is a great show, it's time you came out and did that. So we'll be waiting for you...

Nepotism 3: A Night of Poetry at Old Capitol Books

 
5/10/19
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books invites you to Nepotism 3: A Night of Poetry. We’ll close up the shop, turn down the lights, and bring together poets Rachelle Escamilla, Heather Flescher, Nelle, Kraig Bellows, and Jeffrey Erwin to read from their work. Admission is $10, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Matt Masih at Bulldog British Pub

 
5/10/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Join Bulldog British Pub for Feel the Frequency Fridays, an evening of live music. Tonight we'll feature Santa Cruz singer-songwriter Matt Masih , leader of Matt Masih and the Messengers.

Mother's Day Sip and Shop

 
5/11/19
 
 
Bombshell Boutique

If you're looking for a little something for yourself or as a gift for Mother's Day, stop by the Courtyard Shops in Downtown Campbell on Saturday for some sips and light bites courtesy of Bombshell Boutique, Cali Muscle, Vida Beleza,...

Delphi Parents Host: Family Fun Event

 
5/11/19
 
Free
 
Delphi Academy

Delphi parents want to share their love for Delphi Academy with you.

Come join us for a fun, family-friendly event with Mother's Day crafts and STEAM activities for children. Tour our beautiful school and talk to current moms and...

YAC: Youth Artist Workshop for Ages 8-13

 
5/11/19
 
$20/$35
 
Youth Arts Collective

Youth Arts Collective hosts Youth Artist Workshops called Teaching Across Generations on the 1st and 2nd Saturday of the month, 10am-12pm. The studio is open to young artists ages 8-13 to try their hand at sculpting, painting, and much more.

Campbell Courtyard Mother's Day "Sip & Shop"

 
5/11/19
 
 
Spellcraft

Come and get your Mother's Day Shopping done in the Campbell Courtyard. Local Businesses will be hosting a sip and shop where you can have a glass of champagne and nibble goodies while getting your shopping done. Each business will...

Free Admission Day at The Dali Expo

 
5/11/19
 
free admission
 
The Dali Expo

In honor of artist Salvador Dali's birthday, The Dali Expo is offering free admission today. Come and check out all the great art!

Comic Creator Scott Weldon Visits Current Comics

 
5/11/19
 
 
Current Comics

Current Comics is proud to have comic creator Scott Weldon of Weldon Studio back with us for a signing of his new issue of FreeSword . Come and chat with Scott about his work!

Jewelery and Textile Art Trunk Show at Cha-ya

 
5/11/19
 
 
Cha-ya Japanese Tea & Things

Looking for a great Mother's Day gift? Cha-ya Japanese Tea and Things will host two popular local artists: a jewelry artist who makes earrings and necklaces with real gem stones and a textile artist who makes beautiful scarves and purses from vintage kimono fabric.

Mama and Me Yoga Workshop at Om Studios

 
5/11/19
 
 
Om Studios

Om Studios in Monterey invites you to join us for a Mama and Me Yoga Workshop on Saturday, May 11, 11am-12:30pm. Be led through a dynamic, 40 minute, all-level flow class led by Megan Cassamas, followed by a fun partner...

Babywearing 101

 
5/11/19
 
$25.00/per person
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

This 90 minute class is for new or expectant parents or those new to baby carriers. It covers all the babywearingbasics. We will discuss different carrier types, demonstrate proper use and positioning, and break down the advantages for each carrier type.

Monterey History Hunt 2019

 
5/11/19
 
Free
 
Cooper-Molera Adobe - A National Trust Historic Site

Cooper-Molera Adobe presents History Hunt 2019! The public is invited to join the fun in Historic Downtown Monterey. It’s free for participants of all ages and is designed for individuals, families, friends, and teams. Learn about local history, visit important historic sights, and view architectural treasures and public art!

Killer Queen Tournament at LVL UP

 
5/11/19
 
$10/$50
 
Lvl Up

Join our monthly South Bay Killer Queen Arcade Tournaments at LvL Up! Every second Saturday of each month LVL UP hosts a 5v5 Killer Queen tournament for prizes.

Tarot Readings at Spellcraft

 
5/11/19
 
 
Spellcraft

Special Tarot Reading for Spring!

We survived a cold wet dark winter and most of us are asking ourselves what is next. Renewal with clarity to put you on a better path, is a great start.

It's times...

Academy of Classical Ballet presents Coppélia

 
5/11/19
 
$20/$25
 
Campbell Heritage Theatre

You will not want to miss the Academy of Classical Ballet-CALIFORNIA's adaption of Coppélia. Enjoy a story ballet of mysterious intrigue, magical spells, dancing dolls, love's triumph and the thread of playful comedy woven throughout.

Second Saturdays Artwalk and Entertainment

 
5/11/19
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Join us for Second Saturdays! Come down, grab lunch, enjoy some live music, and discover something different from the usual with us at our monthly artwalk & street entertainment event. Scheduled street musicians for September are Strawberry Souls, Beagle at the Door, Duke Mantee and the Gold Money Band, and the Dream Achievers.

Live Ukrainian Bandura Music at Comanche Cellars

 
5/11/19
 
 
Comanche Cellars Wine Room

Comanche Cellars Wine Room hosts an afternoon of live music featuring Myhalo playing the bandura, a Ukrainian stringed folk instrument. Come, relax, and enjoy a glass of wine while you listen.

Fun Night Dive with Light & Motion Presented by Bamboo Reef

 
5/11/19
 
$23
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Bamboo Reef is holding a night dive in Monterey Bay. Night diving brings out the coolest creatures in Monterey, octopuses! Plus, keep your eyes peeled for sea lions, harbor seals, and other animals. Light & Motion will be onsite to showcase their dive lights. Fee is $23. Phone 415-362-6694 to register.

Dali Birthday Bash 2019 at The Dali Expo

 
5/11/19
 
$50
 
The Dali Expo

The Dali Expo invites you to be a part of our exclusive celebration for Salvador Dalí's birthday on Saturday, May 11, 6pm-10pm. Tickets to the party are $50 per person and include an open bar, live music courtesy of Robert...

Goth Industrial Night with DJ Dialogic at Old Capitol Books

 
5/11/19
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books after dark is pleased to present a Goth Industrial Night with DJ Dialogic on Saturday, May 11 at 7pm. Admission is $10, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds.

DJ Dialogic will...

South City Blues Band at Tessora's

 
5/11/19
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Prepare to rock at a medium volume! South City Blues Band will appear at Tessora's Barra di Vino on Saturday May 11th 2019 at 6:52 PM.

The South City Blues Gift Shop will open exactly one hour before showtime....

Keb' Mo' at Golden State Theatre

 
5/11/19
 
$53-$86
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents Keb' Mo' , a modern master of American roots music. His 14 albums have won 4 Grammy awards and 11 Grammy nominations in addition to 11 Blues Foundation Awards and 6 BMI Awards for his work in TV and film. Tickets are $53-$86.

Bamboo Reef Fun Dive: McAbee Beach

 
5/12/19
 
$25
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Join Bamboo Reef Dive Shop for our monthly 2-tank fun dive! Today we’ll be diving at McAbee Beach. Enjoy a BBQ with your fellow divers afterwards. $25 per person. You must provide your own equipment (available for rent) and c-card.

Mother's Day Brunch at Esteban Restaurant

 
5/12/19
 
 
Esteban Restaurant

This Mother’s Day, show Mom how much she means to you with a delicious and decadent brunch. Executive Chef Gus Trejo at Esteban Restaurant presents an a la carte menu, created especially for the day, that highlights local, seasonal, and...

Mom and Me Yoga Class at CarmelBarre

 
5/12/19
 
https://carmelbarre.com
 
CarmelBarre

CarmelBarre invites you to join us for this special Mother's Day yoga class and get in some movement before brunch! $20 drop-in fee, $5 for children 12 and under, free with current CarmelBarre membership.

Mother's Day Brunch at Portola Hotel & Spa

 
5/12/19
 
 
Portola Hotel & Spa

Spoil Mom this Mother’s Day with a spectacular brunch the whole family will enjoy at the Portola Hotel & Spa's De Anza Ballroom, 10am-2pm. Brunch begins with a complimentary mimosa for mom, then enjoy a lavish brunch buffet with Sweet...

Mother's Day Brunch at Flights Restaurant

 
5/12/19
 
 
Downtown Campbell

Please join us for Flights Mother's Day Brunch on Sunday, May 12, from 10am-3pm. We will be serving a three course, family style prix fixe menu with multiple dishes for your table to share from our new menu.

Mother's Day Jazz Dinner Show at MidiCi

 
5/12/19
 
 
MidiCi

MidiCi Neapolitan Pizza invites you to join us on Sunday, May 12, 5pm-8pm, for a special night of live jazz music by Bob Phillips and George Young to celebrate Mother’s Day.

Mother's Day Dinner at Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant

 
5/12/19
 
 
Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant

Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant invites you to join us for Mother's Day dinner on Sunday, May 12 featuring live music by Gus the International Musician, 6pm-8:30pm. We'll be serving our full menu tonight plus a Mother's Day special:...

Silent Auction for Japanese Doll Collection at Cha-ya

 
5/13 - 5/18
 
 
Cha-ya Japanese Tea & Things

Cha-ya Japanese Tea and Things announces a silent auction for a Japanese doll collection from Monday, May 13 at 10:30am until Saturday, May 18 at 3:30pm. Cha-ya has received a very fine collection of thirteen Japanese dolls in glass cases...

Multi-day event ending on Sat May 18, 2019

Celebrate American Craft Beer Week 2019 at Peter B's Brewpub

 
5/13 - 5/19
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Craft beer lovers unite! Join Peter B's Brewpub in celebrating all things craft beer during American Craft Beer Week, May 13-19. We'll be offering a behind the scenes brewery tour, a brewer's dinner, live music, trivia night, daily happy hour, and more.

Multi-day event ending on Sun May 19, 2019

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/14/19
 
$40/$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. Fee is $40 in advance, $50 at the door. All materials, instruction, and a glass of wine are included.

Campbell Courtyard Mother's Day "Sip & Shop"

 
5/15/19
 
 
Campbell Courtyard

Come and get your Mother's Day shopping done at the Campbell Courtyard Saturday May 11th from 10am until 2pm while enjoying some champagne and refreshments. Local business in the courtyard will have exclusive gifts, discounts or promotions. Enjoy some live...

Sushi Confidential in Campbell turns 7

 
5/15/19
 
 
Sushi Confidential

SAVE THE DATE! YAY! Lets all celebrate this momentous occasion! Sushi Confidential Campbell is turning 7 on Wednesday May 15th. The celebration is ALL DAY, but the main event will start at 6pm!

Cibo: Fundraiser for Dance Kids of Monterey County

 
5/15/19
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Don’t miss the Dance Kids fundraiser at Cibo Ristorante Italiano, featuring a performance by the award-winning dance company. When you make your May 15 dinner reservation at 831-649-8151, mention "Dance Kids of Monterey County" and Cibo will donate 20% of your bill to this worthy organization.

David Hockney: A Brit in L.A., Presented by Richard Benefield

 
5/16/19
 
$10-$15 Online; $20 At the Door
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Former Executive Director of The David Hockney Foundation, Richard Benefield, places David Hockney’s Yosemite in context of the artist’s works since 1961.

The talk will place the Yosemite works, photographic collages and iPad drawings printed on paper, in...

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
5/16/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Do you make music or write poetry? Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm. We're a friendly, supportive group of people who love to share our music and art. Come and join us for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

Quiz for a Cause - Leukemia and Lymphoma Society - at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/16/19
 
$15
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Join us for Quiz for a Cause : a trivia night at Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Suggested donation is $15 per player. We'll have complimentary appetizers, drink specials with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and lots of raffles throughout the night.

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
5/16/19
 
$5
 
American Burger

Dance salsa at American Burger on Thursdays at 9pm! The session begins with a dance lesson. Fee is $5. All levels of dancers are welcome.

Playdate with a Police Officer at MY Museum

 
5/17/19
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

MY Museum hosts our favorite officers from the Monterey Police Department for an afternoon of safety demonstrations and activities. Kids can even explore a real police vehicle!

Monterey Bay Tequila and Mezcal Tasting at Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

 
5/17/19
 
$10
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina and the Monterey Bay Tequila and Mezcal Tastings Group invite you to our very popular monthly tasting series. On Friday, May 17, 6pm-8pm, enjoy high quality tequilas and mezcals with other agave enthusiasts, newcomers, and friends....

Runaway June at The Barns at Cooper Molera

 
5/17/19
 
$28/$39
 
The Barns at Cooper Molera

The Monterey Cowboy Festival presents an all-ages show by Runaway June , the first in the Live in the Barn Concert Series presented by 92.7FM, KTOM. General admission is $28, VIP reserved seating (first two rows) is $39....

Hootenanny! at Tessora's

 
5/17/19
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Join us for another fun night at Tessora's Barra di Vino in Downtown Campbell on Friday 5/17! Great food, tasty wines/beers & a bunch of your favorite tunes! We play 7-10pm. Show up early to get a table. See you...

The Brad Mallory Band at Bulldog British Pub

 
5/17/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Tribe in the Sky presents Feel the Frequency Fridays, an evening of live music at Bulldog British Pub. On Friday, May 17, we'll feature The Brad Mallory Band, 9pm-12am.

9th Annual Caregivers Count! Conference

 
5/18/19
 
$15
 
Campbell Community Center

Caregivers Count! is a conference for families and friends caring for a loved one. Admission is $15 per person and includes lunch.

Topics to be presented include:

Humor Heals Hopelessness Coping with Grief and Loss Long-term Care Options...

Lower Presidio Historic Park Walking Tour: Focus on Indigenous Tribes

 
5/18/19
 
$20/$15
 
Presidio of Monterey Museum

On the third Saturday of every month at 10am, Monterey Bay historian and author Tim Thomas offers a two-hour Lower Presidio Historic Park Walking Tour. Today's tour will focus on indigenous tribes. Tours meet in front of the Presidio of Monterey Museum. Reservations required. $20 for adults, $15 for kids (age 10-15).

Boogie Music Festival 2019

 
5/18/19
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

Rain or Shine! Boogie Music Festival is a free two day entertainment festival held annually in Downtown Campbell. It features five entertainment stages, continuous live musical entertainment, delicious festival food vendors, beer & wine, over 100 artisan booths, and a kid's zone with rides and amusements.

Steel Club Cabaret Workshop at Prime

 
5/18 - 5/19
 
$200
 
Prime

Prime Fitness presents a two-day Adult Steel Club Cabaret Workshop for Beginners. This intensive will combine Bob Fosse’s signature jazz dance style with isolated steel club exercises to bring a sense of style, drama, and creativity to your training.

Multi-day event ending on Sun May 19, 2019

Safe Boating Open House 2019 at Coast Guard Station

 
5/18/19
 
free
 
Coast Guard Station

The Monterey Coast Guard Station is holding a free Safe Boating Open House, featuring boat tours plus appearances by the cutter HAWKSBILL, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Coast Guard recruiters, NOAA, Monterey Fire, California Fish & Wildlife, and more. Don't miss the helicopter rescue demonstration at 12pm!

Yoga Teacher Training Open House at Om Studios

 
5/18/19
 
free
 
Om Studios

Interested in becoming a yoga teacher and looking for a deeper learning of yoga? Join Om Studios' Yoga Teacher Training Open House in Monterey on Saturday, May 18 at 11am.

Our open house will give you the opportunity to...

Free Family Fun Day: Natural Wonders

 
5/18/19
 
Free
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Free Family Fun Day is inspired by David Hockney’s Yosemite , and the Natural Wonders of Monterey County. Explore and discover art in the galleries, and create fun, nature-inspired art of your own!

As always, all Family Day activities...

Delphi Academy K-8 Open House

 
5/18/19
 
Free
 
Delphi Academy

Looking for an exciting Summer of S.T.E.A.M. with academics, athletics, arts and adventure?

Or searching for the perfect school for your child?

Come discover rich academics, weekly field trips, hands-on learning and the warm atmosphere of learning that...

Tarot Readings at Spellcraft

 
5/18/19
 
$50+
 
Spellcraft

We survived a cold wet dark winter and most of us are asking ourselves what is next. Renewal with clarity to put you on a better path, is a great start. It's times like this where the tarot and energy healing can provide clarity and support you on your path towards transformation.

Author Event: Uncle and Ants, Mystery by Marc Jedel

 
5/18/19
 
Free
 
Recycle Bookstore

Recycle Book Club is pleased to welcome novelist Marc Jedel to our book club meeting at Recycle Bookstore in Downtown Campbell. He will be coming to sign autographs and discuss his Silicon Valley mystery book, Uncles and Ants .

Mediterranean Night with Live Music at Epsilon

 
5/18/19
 
 
Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant

Epsilon Fine Greek Restaurant invites you to join us for Mediterranean Night on Saturday, May 18. We'll have live music beginning at 6pm, and featured musician Najib Haddad will begin performing at 7pm. Phone us to make your...

Fleet Feet Pub Run with New Balance

 
5/18/19
 
free
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Join Fleet Feet in Monterey for a Pub Run with New Balance on Saturday, May 18 at 7pm. Structured similarly to our weekly Fun Run, you'll be running 30 minutes out from the Sleet Feet shop and then 30 minutes...

LGBTQ Speed Dating Event at Old Capitol Books

 
5/18/19
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books presents Quick Queer Greetings, an LGBTQ+ speed-dating event where you can meet new partners and new friends. Suggested donation is $10. For ages 18 and over.

Spring Arrangement

 
5/19/19
 
 
Petite Petal Co.

In this class we will discuss the various techniques and mechanics involved with a compote vase arrangement. Compote vases are typically a low shallow bowl with a stemmed base. We will also discuss various composition styles (round, crescent and linear) and the foliage and flowers to use for each style.

DIY Fairy Garden Terrarium

 
5/19/19
 
 
Petite Petal Co.

Spring is coming so come celebrate by making a fairy garden with Petite Petal. By registering, you reserve a seat at the workshop where rocks, dirt and moss will be included.

Pamela Rose & Wayne De La Cruz Concert at Ainsley House

 
5/19/19
 
$20/$5
 
Ainsley House

Jazz and blues vocalist, Pamela Rose with Hammond B Master, Wayne De La Cruz perform at the Ainsley House in Downtown Campbell. This is the 3rd installment of the Spring 2019 Ainsley House Wine & Concert Series.

Monthly Team Trivia Night

 
5/21/19
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Join us for our monthly Trivia night! Teams of four or less are welcome to play, win, and enjoy a fun game night with friends.

Play Wine Bingo at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/21/19
 
$15
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Come to Sovino to play Wine Bingo! Really, it's everything you like about Bingo, with wine and Sovino vocabulary associated with the numbers. Come and learn a little, play a little, drink a little. There shall be prizes!

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
5/22/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, please feel free to drop in and pick my brain for free between the hours of 1pm and 2pm on Wednesdays every week. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

Care for Caregivers Therapy Group at ISGC

 
5/22/19
 
$30
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

The Intimacy, Sexuality and Gender Center of Monterey (ISGC) presents a Care for Caregivers Therapy Group for all caregivers on Wednesday, May 22, 7pm-9pm. Meet others like you and share your story with those who can offer support, comfort, and...

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
5/23/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Do you make music or write poetry? Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm. We're a friendly, supportive group of people who love to share our music and art. Come and join us for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
5/23/19
 
$5
 
American Burger

Dance salsa at American Burger on Thursdays at 9pm! The session begins with a dance lesson. Fee is $5. All levels of dancers are welcome.

Lopez Presents Los Parras

 
5/23/19
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents an evening of live music in honor of Carlos Pichinte's birthday, featuring Los Parras, Banda Perla del Sol, Los de la Bahia, and 1er Nivel on Thursday, May 23. Ages 21 and over only. ...

Out of the Blue at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/24/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar presents Out of the Blue, featuring guitarist Greg Robbins and vocalist Maria Borrelli. Hear their fresh take on covers by Stevie Wonder, Jimi Hendrix, Steely Dan, Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, and more.

Cibo Restaurant presents VYBE

 
5/24/19
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant presents night of rock music featuring VYBE, a collaboration of talented, seasoned musicians who've been performing together since 2010.

Zack Freitas at Bulldog British Pub

 
5/24/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents singer-songwriter Zack Freitas . Zack sings with all his heart and writes some great original songs. Come on down, enjoy a beer, and have a listen!

Print at The Dali Expo

 
5/25/19
 
$35/$30
 
The Dali Expo

Liberate your creativity at this printmaking workshop, held on the last Saturday of every month, 4pm-6pm, at The Dali Expo. Tickets are $30 for Expo members, $35 for all others. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Carolina Lugo's & Carolé Acuña's Ballet Flamenco

 
5/25/19
 
Adults $22 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,...

Campbell Brewing Company Industry Night

 
5/26/19
 
 
Campbell Brewing Company

Service industry people come and join us for a day of fun. Sign up for a free card and get 50% off your drink and food all day on Sunday at Campbell Brewing Company and Il Sogno. Not valid with other offers and specials.

Meet Colin Cantwell at Current Comics

 
5/26/19
 
free
 
Current Comics

Meet Star Wars starship creator Colin Cantwell at Current Comics! Colin will present a short film, answer questions, and sign prints of his original designs.

During Colin's amazing career, he's worked with George Lucas on designing the X-Wing, TIE Fighter, Death Star, and Millennium Falcon for the very first Star Wars movie, collaborated with Stanley Kubrick on 2001: A Space Odyssey , and worked with Steven Spielberg on Close Encounters of the Third Kind .

Free Monterey History Tours for Military Personnel & Veterans Today

 
5/27/19
 
 
Custom House Store

On Memorial Day, Monterey State Historic Park is offering free History Tours for military personnel and veterans. Tours start out of the Custom House at 10:30am, 12:30pm, and 2pm. (Typically, tours cost $10 per guest, but children age 12 and...

Monterey County Pops: Free Memorial Day Concert 2019

 
5/27/19
 
free
 
Colton Hall Lawn

Monterey County Pops presents a free Memorial Day Concert on Monday, May 27 on the lawn in front of Monterey City Hall and Colton Hall. Festivities will begin at 1pm with a performance by the Monterey Peninsula Gospel Community Choir...

Rita’s Memorial Day Fun! + NEW UNICORN ICE UNVEILING!

 
5/27/19
 
 
Rita's Italian Ice

Celebrate the Memorial Day holiday with the whole family at Rita’s of Campbell! We will have a full array of our Italian Ices available, plus the unveiling of our newest magical flavor —UNICORN ICE! ? all day!

Veterans get...

Monterey Transgender and Transitional Support Group at ISGC

 
5/28/19
 
$30
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

ISGC presents a Transitional Support / Therapy Group on the 4th Tuesday of every month. This is a safe and confidential group addressing the needs of trans women, trans men, gender queer, gender non-conforming, and intersex people. Please call for an intake appointment, 831-375-7553.

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
5/29/19
 
 
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.

Star Wars Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/29/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant is hosting a Star Wars themed Trivia Night! There will be prizes. Team size is limited to 6 people. May the force be with you.

Thirsty Thursdays

 
5/30/19
 
 
Spread Deli & Bottles

Join us every at Spread Deli and Bottles every Thursday for Thirsty Thursday, where our Happy Hour extends through closing!

$2 off all 16oz draft beer

$2 off all Draft Wine

We'll see you soon!

DAOU Vineyards Wine Dinner at The Club House

 
5/30/19
 
 
The Club Room

The Club Room Monterey at Portola Hotel & Spa is excited to partner with Paso Robles’s DAOU Vineyards & Winery for our first wine dinner of the summer season on Thursday, May 30 at 6pm. Join us and experience a...

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
5/30/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Do you make music or write poetry? Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm. We're a friendly, supportive group of people who love to share our music and art. Come and join us for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
5/30/19
 
$5
 
American Burger

Dance salsa at American Burger on Thursdays at 9pm! The session begins with a dance lesson. Fee is $5. All levels of dancers are welcome.

4-Pack Friday at Spread!

 
5/31/19
 
 
Spread Deli & Bottles

Every Friday we launch our weekend 4-Pack Special! Running through Sunday night, these pre-built mix-and-match 4-Pack are hand selected by the staff here at Spread Deli and Bottles. We do our best to build two specific packs that are perfect...

Fundraiser for Old Monterey Foundation at Esteban Restaurant

 
5/31/19
 
 
Esteban Restaurant

It’s Monterey’s 249th Birthday and Estéban Restaurant wants to celebrate! Estéban will donate 10% of all food sales on May 31, 5pm-10:30pm, to the Old Monterey Foundation. For reservations, please call 831-375-0176.

Chain of Fools at Tessora's

 
5/31/19
 
No Cover
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Chain of Fools is rocking Tessora's in downtown Campbell this Friday May 31 from 7-10pm!

Tony Miles at Bulldog British Pub

 
5/31/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents Feel the Frequency Fridays! Tonight we'll feature Tony Miles . After years of successful touring in much of the northeastern US, Tony Miles has chosen to take up residence in the Bay Area's fertile reggae medium.