Covid-19

Lallapalooza Reopens with New Name & New Menu

Monterey, CA

After extensive renovations and a menu refresh, Lallapalooza has now reopened as Palooza ! Come on down to 474 Alvarado St. for take-out and outdoor dining. Enjoy small plates, pizzas, burgers, and main dishes such as dry-aged steak. Vegetarian and gluten-free options available.

Om Studios Classes Now at Cooper-Molera Gardens

Monterey, CA

Om Studios has added more outdoor classes to our schedule! We now teach at the beautiful Cooper-Molera Gardens at 506 Munras Ave. in Old Monterey as well as at Jewell Park in Pacific Grove. Come get some fresh air, breathe in the beautiful smells of the gardens, and get your body moving. Pre-registration is required as space is very limited - to view our class schedule and sign up, please visit our website .

Rita's Italian Ice's Last Day of Operation

 
8/2/20
 
 
Rita's Italian Ice

Hope everyone is chugging on and staying safe. We lost the financial battle with COVID 19 and heartbroken that we have decided to close permanently this weekend. Sunday, August 2, 2020 will be our last day of operations.

We...

Baby Yoda Bags at Casual Island

Monterey, CA

The Child has arrived at Casual Island! We now have these Baby Yoda bags available at the shop. But don't wait too long - these are sure to fly off the shelves. We're located at 261 Alvarado St.

Plant Sales at Cooper-Molera Adobe Every Saturday

Monterey, CA

The museum at Cooper Molera Adobe is still closed, but we are holding plant sales every Saturday, 11am-4pm. We're featuring propagated plants from our garden including salvias, scented geraniums, hard to find francoas, and more at our front desk at...

Monterey History Hunt 2020 - August 22

Monterey, CA

Cooper-Molera Adobe presents our annual History Hunt in Old Monterey on Saturday, August 22, 12pm-3pm. It's free for participants of all ages and is designed for individuals as well as household groups of up to 6 people. Learn about local history, visit important historic sights, and view architectural treasures and public art!

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, participants are required to wear face coverings, be socially distanced from others outside their household, and use hand sanitizer when asked.

Station X is Giving Haircuts!

Campbell, CA

Wow! They’re actually doing it at StationX Salon! They're taking appointments for haircuts in their side alleyway on Thursdays and Saturdays. Call the salon at 408.378.3289 to make an appointment.

Pre-Order Your Lilify Sourdough Loaf

Monterey, CA

The new Lilify Loaf, made fresh every Friday by Ad Astra Bread Co. has been a hit! This delicious sourdough bread with seasonal herbs is only available one day a week at our store. To ensure that we have a loaf waiting for you, you can pre-purchase online by Thursday at midnight and we will hold your loaf on Friday for pickup, 11am until closing at 281 Lighthouse Ave.

Face Mask with Eye Shield at Cypress Boutique Monterey

Monterey, CA

Available now at Cypress Boutique Monterey: a new clip-on eye shield face mask with elastic ear bands. Located at 800 Lighthouse Avenue, Cypress has a good selection of face masks and hand sanitizers for the whole family. Stop in today and stay safe out there, people!

Take the 2020 U.S. Census Today!

Monterey, CA

Every 10 years, people across the country fill out the Census in order to have an accurate count of all people in the United States. Californians can complete the 2020 Census online , by phone, or by mail (paper forms are being mailed to households that have not yet responded to the census). A Census ID is not required in order to respond. Be counted and help secure critical resources for your community today!

Census data determines funding allocations for schools, child care programs, road maintenance projects, and social assistance programs. Census data informs where new hospitals are built, improves health programs, and increases jobs and business opportunities. The Census also determines California’s federal funding for important community services that help support our families and gives us a fair share of representation in California and Washington, D.C.

Information collected during the 2020 Census can’t be shared or used against you in any way. Your information is only used to generate statistics. Do it today! It only takes a few moments.

Sewing Kits / Mending Kits Available at Slowfiber

Monterey, CA

Did you know that Slowfiber carries carefully curated sewing kits perfect for mending your favorite clothing, your children's plush toys, and more? We create and sell both small and large menders' kits which include needles, Merchant & Mills Baby Bow scissors, a seam ripper, spools of threads, safety pins, and more. Purchase your Slowfiber mend kit online or at our shop at 517 B Hartnell St.

Handcrafted Body Oils at Lilify

Monterey, CA

Lilify is pleased to introduce hand crafted, small batch, multi-purpose, lightweight beauty oils made in New York by SopranoLabs. At present, we now carry French Lavender, Jasmine Rose, and Rose Geranium oils.

These luxurious blends of precious oils combined...

Tiki Drinks To Go at Hula's

Monterey, CA

All of Hula's tiki drinks are now available to go! Order them for take-out or sit on the lanai out back and enjoy them with some of your favorite dishes. Call us at 831-655-4852 to place your take-out order or...

OrganicPedic Natural Rubber Pillow Top at Mattress Nation

Monterey, CA

Mattress Nation now carries the OrganicPedic Wave Certified organic natural rubber pillow top, made with 3" of GOLS-certified organic natural rubber latex encased in certified organic cotton knit fabric. The sculpted surface provides comfort for sleepers with pressure-point issues....

Pearl Hour Coffee Shop for Ages 21 and Over

Monterey, CA

Your friendly neighborhood bar, Pearl Hour, has now reopened as a coffee shop for ages 21 and over! Yes, we're doing this, people: same ownership, same staff, same Pearl Hour, new menu. Come enjoy a sober but pleasant time with us while we wait out the pandemic together at 214 Lighthouse Ave.

Pearl Hour is now open Wednesday - Sunday, 7am-3pm. Enter down the side alley through the blue gate, walk to the back of the building, sit in our courtyard, and enjoy espresso drinks, single origin pour over coffee, house made herbal elixirs, tea, soda, and pastries. Cash only.

(Our bottle and cocktail kit delivery service continues - visit our website for details .)

Take the 2020 U.S. Census - It's Important!

Monterey, CA

Every 10 years, people across the country fill out the Census in order to have an accurate count of all people in the United States. Californians can complete the 2020 Census online , by phone, or by mail (paper forms are being mailed to households that have not yet responded to the census). A Census ID is not required in order to respond. Be counted and help secure critical resources for your community today!

Census data determines funding allocations for schools, child care programs, road maintenance projects, and social assistance programs. Census data informs where new hospitals are built, improves health programs, and increases jobs and business opportunities. The Census also determines California’s federal funding for important community services that help support our families and gives us a fair share of representation in California and Washington, D.C.

Information collected during the 2020 Census can’t be shared or used against you in any way. Your information is only used to generate statistics. Do it today! It only takes a few moments.

Meet the Owners of Pamir Rugs and Kilims

Monterey, CA

Meet the owners of Pamir Rugs and Kilims, Ali Rahmati and Hamid Rezai. With over 25 years of experience in the business, these friendly, knowledgeable men can help you pick the best quality rug for your home. They also offer rug cleaning, repairing, and appraising.

In addition to new and antique Oriental rugs of all sizes from around the world, Ali and Hamid carry their own line of rugs made by craftsmen in Kabul, Afghanistan from 100% natural vegetable dye and handspun wool - each rug is unique. They also make their own pillows in-house from pieces of antique rugs - a beautiful touch of decor for any room.

Ali and Hamid welcome you to Pamir Rugs and Kilims, which is now open for in-store shopping at 237 Lighthouse Ave.