Events

We warmly welcome you to Pacific Grove, also known as Butterfly Town USA, and we invite you to enjoy your next Special Event, whatever it may be, in our charming Victorian town by the sea.

Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run/Walk

Event Date Dec 10, 2016 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Jingle Bell Run/Walk December 10 In cooperation with the Monterey Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation of Northern California, the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a 5K race at Lovers...

2017 Champion of the Arts Gala

Event Date Jan 14, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Portola Plaza Hotel and Spa 2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA

Tickets: $105 per person, sales end January 5, 2017; $135 per person, starting January 6, 2017. Tables: $950 for reserved table of 10 sales end January 5, 2017, includes listing...

First Friday

Event Date Feb 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday February 3 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

First Friday & Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date Mar 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday March 4 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

First Friday

Event Date Apr 7, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday April 7 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

60th Annual Good Old Days Celebration

Event Date Apr 8 - Apr 9, 2017 at 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The 60th Annual Good Old Days Celebration will be held on Saturday & Sunday, April 8 & 9, 2017. The largest arts and craft show in the county, the Good Old Days boasts over 225 art and...

Wildflower Show

Event Date Apr 14 - Apr 16, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
165 Forest Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Wildflower Show April 14, 15 & 16 Don’t miss this rare opportunity to view over 600 species and varieties of Central Coast wildflowers. The Monterey Bay Chapter of the California...

By The Bay 3K

Event Date Apr 22, 2017 at 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

By the Bay 3K 2,500 kids, parents and teachers will run the coast from Lovers Point to Eardley and back. Part of the Big Sur Marathon weekend of events. Open to all! Information and registration...

First Friday & Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date May 5, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday May 5 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the 1st...

First Friday

Event Date Jun 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday June 2 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the 1st...

Triathlon at Pacific Grove

Event Date Jun 9 - Jun 11, 2017 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Lovers Point Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Triathlon at Pacific Grove June 9, 10, & 11 Olympic distance event consists of a swim course at Lovers Point, a bike course to Asilomar State Beach, and a run to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. ...

City 4th of July BBQ

Event Date Jul 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Caledonia Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

City Fourth of July BBQ July 4  Join the Chamber of Commerce and celebrate the 4th with an old-fashioned, down-home BBQ in Caledonia Park (behind the Post Office). Great food, live entertainment,...

Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date Jul 7, 2017 at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

 Pacific Grove Art Center exhibit opening tonight from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. More info: (831) 375-2205  

Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale

Event Date Jul 7 - Jul 9, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Central Ave & 12th Streets Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale July 7, 8, & 9 The 60th annual St. Mary's Antiques & Collectibles Show will be held on Friday and Saturday, July 7 & 8 from 10-5...

First Friday

Event Date Jul 7, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday July 7 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the 1st...

Feast of Lanterns

Event Date Jul 26 - Jul 30, 2017 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Feast of Lanterns July 26- 30 In keeping with tradition as old as the city itself, this is a multi-day community celebration featuring the Family Fun Day – Chalk Fest, Feast of Flavors, Pet...

Treffen 19 VW Cruise Show & Shine

Event Date Jul 26, 2017 at 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The 19th Annual Treffen cruise from Canada to Mexico will be stoping in Pacific Grove for a Show & Shine on Lighthouse Avenue. For more information please call: 805-650-2045.  

First Friday

Event Date Aug 4, 2017 at 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday August 4 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

Eighth Annual "The Little Car Show"

Event Date Aug 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Eighth Annual “The Little Car Show” August 16 A display of little cars benefiting the PG Library and Youth Center.  Downtown Pacific Grove, Wednesday, August 16, noon to 5:00 pm....

23rd Annual Pacific Grove Councours Auto Rally

Event Date Aug 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

23rd Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally August 18 The colorful 23rd Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally will be held on Friday, August 18, 2017 on Lighthouse Avenue in...

First Friday

Event Date Sep 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday September 1 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on...

Business Expo

Event Date Sep 14, 2017 at 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Corner of 16th and Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Business Expo September 14 A community showcase of the area’s top businesses. The expo facilitates personal communication opportunities between consumers and the business Community. Pacific...

First Friday

Event Date Oct 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday October 6 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

77th Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Event Date Oct 7, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar October 7 Local elementary school children welcome the Monarchs to Pacific Grove during this annual parade (10:30am), followed by the Butterfly Bazaar behind...

Pacific Grove Blessing of the Animals

Event Date Oct 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Caledonia Park (Behind the Post Office) Pacific Grove, CA 939350

Saturday, October 14th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  Caledonia Park (Behind the Post Office) Join Rev. Dan Paul from the Christian Church Disciples of Christ, Rev. Vincent Raj from St. Mary's-by-the-Sea...

First Friday & Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date Nov 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday November 3 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay

Event Date Nov 12, 2017 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay              November 12                      The scenic PG coastline...

Christmas Tree Lighting

Event Date Nov 27, 2017 at 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Jewell Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa's Party November 27 Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses, followed by caroling and refreshments...

16th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights

Event Date Nov 30, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

16th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights November 30 Lighted parade will feature marching bands, holiday floats, dance teams, equestrian groups, and of course, Santa Claus.  After the parade, stores...

First Friday

Event Date Dec 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday December 1 Grassroots event sponsored by several local participating businesses in downtown Pacific Grove, CA. Founded by Artisana Gallery in March of 2010. Join us every month on the...

24th Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Event Date Dec 2, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Caledonia Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

24th Annual Stillwell’s Fun in the Park December 2 Caledonia Park in downtown PG behind the Post Office will be the site of a huge holiday party.  Lots of wintry fun for all! Featuring...