Events Calendar: 2023-11-25

Small Business Saturday in Downtown Old Monterey 2023

Old Monterey

This holiday season, Downtown Old Monterey invites you to Shop Small and support locally-owned businesses. Your gifts warm the hearts of loved ones near and far and those purchases help our community remain vibrant.

Throughout the district on Saturday, November 25, there will be special offers and fun things to do. View our list here.

Enjoy a Free Cup of Turkish Coffee at Manasiri's

Manasiri's Crepes and Sandwiches

Manasiri's Crepes and Sandwiches is serving traditional Turkish coffee for free all day (usually priced at $4.50) in honor of Small Business Saturday, November 25.

Come savor a delicious cup of coffee and meet the family who owns and runs this warm and friendly eatery.

Holiday Gifts at Saltwater Sanctuary

Saltwater Sanctuary - Pedicures

On Small Business Saturday, Saltwater Sanctuary will open the doors of our retail shop 8am-5pm. Come and find a beautiful selection of holiday gifts and skin care treatments, including orange citrus epsom salt soaks, fall sea witch brooms, decorated mussel shells, candles, and our signature holiday soaps.

Storewide Sale at Work Horse Bicycles

Work Horse Bicycles

Work Horse Bicycles is having a storewide sale! Get great deals on bicycles and clothing from Nov. 22 through Dec. 24 at 3pm. Work Horse is an independent, locally-owned bike shop.

Holiday Sale at Fleet Feet

Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey is having holiday sales throughout November and December! Each week you'll find great deals on clothing and running accessories from our favorite brands such as Features, Superfeet, Garmin, Therabody, and Hyperice. Stop by the shop and check out our chalkboard to see our latest in-store specials.

Special Discounts at Gasper's Jewelers...and a Free Watch Battery

Gasper's Jewelers

In honor of Small Business Saturday, Gasper's Jewelers is offering a 20% discount off any purchase of $100 or more today only. And, if you're willing to leave your watch with us today, we'll replace your watch battery (lithium or silver oxide) for free.

Holiday Sale at Haute Beauty Guide

Haute Beauty Guide

Haute Beauty Guide's retail shop will offer 20% off everything in-store and online Nov. 24 & 25. It's the perfect time to stock up on beauty and self care needs, plus do some fun holiday shopping from our wide selection of gifts for all ages. We'll be open 10am-4pm both days.

Small Business Saturday Sale at Recycled Records

Recycled Records

Recycled Records is under new management and we'll be celebrating Small Business Saturday with a fully-stocked new arrivals section, new merchandise, a collectibles and poster sale, $2 cassettes, $5 CDs, and half off DVDs and Blu-Ray discs.

Come and meet the new owners! We'll be open 10am-7pm.

Small Business Saturday on Lighthouse 2023

Lighthouse District

New Monterey's Lighthouse District invites you to join us on November 25 for our celebration of Small Business Saturday! We'll have great deals and fun activities all along the avenue and, as always, some of the best eats in town. Don't miss out.

Youth Day at International Market and Deli

International Market & Deli

On Saturday, November 25, International Market and Deli will host children's art activities and snack-making, offer food samples for all ages, and hold a cooking demonstration for adults at 2pm. We'll also serve complimentary tea to all our guests. More details here.

In celebrating the arrival of the holiday season, we're focusing on activities for all ages encouraging peace, tolerance, and mutual understanding for a better future.

Artisan Holiday Craft Sale at Slowfiber 2023


Slowfiber presents our first-ever Artisan Holiday Craft Sale opening Saturday, Nov. 25, 10am-3pm, and continuing through Dec. 23 at the shop. You'll find beautiful textiles, hand knit goods, slow stitched items, & more by 12+ local makers .

Special Offer from MY Museum's Gift Cart

Monterey County Youth Museum

MY Museum is offering a free holiday kaleidoscope with every $50 gift cart purchase on Small Business Saturday, 10am-5pm. We have a wonderful selection of children's toys and activities perfect for holiday gift giving!

Small Business Saturday 2023

Downtown Campbell

It's that time of year again when we're celebrating the role that small businesses play in the vitality of the communities that they call home. The mom and pop shops of Downtown Campbell will again be participating in making this day special with special activities and deals.

End of Year Sale at Pamir Rugs

Pamir Rugs & Kilims

Pamir Rugs and Kilims is holding an End of Year Sale featuring up to 60% of beautiful, high-quality rugs. Visit our showroom to view our wide selection of antique and handmade rugs in a variety of sizes and colors....

Webster Street Art Gallery Celebrates Small Business Saturday

Webster Street Art Gallery

Webster Street Art Gallery invites you to join us on Small Business Saturday, 11am-3pm, for art and live music. View our current exhibit by local artist Elizabeth Wrightman along with our eclectic selection of contemporary art.

Today, gallery owner Mark Johnson will play the traditional Chinese ghuzeng (zither) at the gallery for guests.

Fifty Percent Discount at Choose Your Treasure

Choose Your Treasure

Choose Your Treasure second hand store is celebrating our fifth anniversary in business! Throughout the month of November, we're offering 50% off everything in the shop. We carry new and used clothing and shoes for the entire family plus furniture, kitchenware, home decor, books, and movies.

Ice Skating by the Bay 2023

Custom House Plaza

Celebrate the holidays at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink, open daily November 24 - December 31 . At Custom House Plaza, located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Old Monterey, skaters can spend the day in a winter wonderland by the Bay.

Admission is $15 for adults, $13 for children 12 & under. Skate rental fee is $5.

Small Business Saturday Sip n Shop at Florra


Come support our small local business for Small Business Saturday! Special offerings at Florra: sparkling refreshments, mini birth chart readings, prize drawing, other special promotions!

Holiday Sale at Current Comics 2023

Current Comics

On Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, November 24 & 25, Current Comics is offering all Boxed Back Issues for just $2 (except for the ones labeled "Priced as Marked").

Holiday Sale at Lighthouse Books 2023

Lighthouse Books

Lighthouse Books is holding our annual holiday sale over Thanksgiving weekend! Buy 2 books, get 1 book free. Buy 1 movie/TV series (DVD or Blu-Ray), get 1 free.

Join us on Black Friday (11/24), Small Business Saturday (11/25), or Some Other Excuse Sunday (11/26). We're open 11am-6pm daily.

Gift Certificate Special at Hudson James California

Franklin Street Collaborative

Hudson James California Boutique at Franklin Street Collaborative invites you to join us on Small Business Saturday. Today only, with every purchase of a $75 gift card, receive 20% off your entire purchase. (Offer excludes jewelry and Mason Pearson brushes.)

Storewide Sale at Cypress Boutique

Cypress Boutique Monterey

Cypress Boutique is offering 20%-60% off storewide on November 25. Stop by and check out our clothing and accessories for women and men and let us help you with your holiday shopping!

Bottle Discount at Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

In honor of Small Business Saturday, Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant is offering 20% off your purchase of 3 or more bottles of wine today only.

Bottle Discount at Albatross Ridge Winery

Albatross Ridge Winery and Kitchen

Albatross Ridge Winery and Kitchen is offering 15% off all bottle purchases on Small Business Saturday, 12pm-9pm.

Holiday Six-Pack Bottle Special at Comanche Cellars

Comanche Cellars Wine Room

For a limited time this holiday season, Comanche Cellars is offering Secret Santa Six Packs of wine for $100. They're specially curated for holiday entertaining and boxed and decorated for easy grab and go.

Saturday Dessert Night at The Perfect Crumb Bakery

The Perfect Crumb Bakery

Enjoy Saturday Dessert Night at The Perfect Crumb Bakery! Every Saturday, we're open 4pm-9pm, serving ice cream sandwiches, brownies a la mode, ice cream sundaes, cookies, cupcakes, and a special baked good just for the night. Bring the family, celebrate a birthday, or take a study break with us.

Matt Masih at Puma Road

Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents musician Matt Masih. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Tim Hutton at Albatross Ridge

Albatross Ridge Winery and Kitchen

Albatross Ridge Winery and Kitchen presents Tim V. Hutton on Saturday, November 25, 7pm-9pm. Experience the magic of live music along with award-winning wines, tapas style light bites, and a rotating selecting of craft beer.

Brian Martin Presents - Paula Poundstone

$45/$55 Plus $2.00 facility fee
Campbell Heritage Theatre

Paula Poundstone is known for her smart, observational humor and a spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend. She is included in innumerable lists, documentaries and literary compendiums noting influential standup comedians of our time.