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.

Wine, Art & Music Walk

Event Date Sep 5, 2014 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Enjoy wine and a variety of live music as you take this always popular walking tour of Pacific Grove's finest art venues. The event is complimentary and open to the public. The hours are from...

Welcome Reception for Mark J. Brodeur

Event Date Sep 11, 2014 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
77 Asilomar Boulevard Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join the Chamber of Commerce in welcoming City of Pacific Grove Community & Economic Development Director Mark J. Brodeur.   

Triathlon at Pacific Grove

Event Date Sep 12 - Sep 14, 2014All Day Event
Ocean View Blvd Pacific Grove, CA 93950

"The City of Pacific Grove and Tri-California Events would like to invite you to come and experience The Triathlon at Pacific Grove. 2014 schedule of events to be announced... 2013 featured:...

Gateway Center's 60th Anniversary Garden Party!

Event Date Sep 14, 2014 at 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Camino Real At 8th Carmel, CA

Gateway Celebrates 60 years of service to Monterey County! Please come and join us on September 14th from 1–4pm in the beautiful gardens of the La Playa Hotel for our Small Plates...

The Effects of Grief, Loss & Stress on Your Body with Monica Montoya

Event Date Sep 16, 2014 at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
618 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Hear a lecture by Dr. Monica Montoya on the impact of grief, loss and stress on the adrenals, thyroid, hormones and neurotransmitters and how to modify your habits for optimal health.

Community Expo

Event Date Sep 18, 2014 at 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
16th St & Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

A community showcase of the area's top businesses. The expo features products and services in a casual fun atmosphere. Door prizes, music and food. The hours are from 4:00 - 7:00 pm.  Complimentary...

Candidates' Forum

Event Date Sep 23, 2014 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
515 Junipero Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Centers presents a Candidates' Forum on Tuesday, September 23 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at the Community Center at 515...

The Martine Inn 31st Anniversary Celebration

Event Date Oct 2, 2014 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
255 Ocean View Boulevard Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Please join the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Centers in congratulating Don Martine, owner of The Martine Inn, on his 31st anniversary.

2nd Annual Monarch Butterfly Coloring Contest

Event Date Oct 3, 2014 at 4:15 pm to 5:00 pm
207 A 16th Street Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The 2nd Annual Monarch Butterfly Coloring contest is accepting entries  from now until Friday, September 26th. Print out the entry form and submit your hand-colored entry to Butterfly at 207...

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Event Date Oct 4, 2014 at 10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Robert H. Down on Pine Avenue

Local elementary school children welcome the Monarchs to Pacific Grove during this annual parade (10:30am), followed by the Butterfly Bazaar behind the Robert Down School. More info: 831-646-6540.

Historic Home Tour

Event Date Oct 5, 2014 at 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

A tour of prime and selected historic homes, the PG Lighthouse, and selected civic buildings.  Docents provide a history of each location, highlighting Pacific Grove’s traditional hospitality....

Wine, Art and Music Walk

Event Date Oct 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Enjoy wine and a variety of live music as you take this always popular walking tour of Pacific Grove's finest art venues. The event is complimentary and open to the public. The hours are from...

Dining for Gateway Center!

Event Date Oct 24, 2014 at 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
635 Cass Street Monterey, CA 93940

Lopez once again hosts a 20% dining fundraiser for Gateway Center!  20% of all proceeds made on this day will be donated to Gateway Center.  Please come out and dine at this family owned...

Flavors of Pacific Grove

Event Date Nov 15, 2014 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
2700 17 Mile Drive Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Flavors of Pacific Grove   A celebration of the great chefs of Pacific Grove at The Inn at Spanish Bay. More than 120 donations of trips, restaurant certificates, accommodations and...

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay

Event Date Nov 16, 2014 at 7:00 am to 1:00 am
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The scenic PG coastline is showcased to thousands of runners at the Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay. The gently-rolling, 13.1 mile course travels through historic Monterey, down Cannery Row,...

City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Event Date Dec 1, 2014 at 5:30 pm to 7:30 am
Forest Ave Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses, followed by caroling and refreshments at Chautauqua Hall and Santa’s first visit! The tree lighting begins...

Christmas at the Inns

Event Date Dec 2 - Dec 3, 2014 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Visit 10 bed & breakfast inns decorated for the holidays in Victorian-era splendor. Limited number of tickets sold. Enjoy live entertainment and light refreshments served. The hours are 6:00pm...

13th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights

Event Date Dec 4, 2014 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Lighted parade will feature marching bands, holiday floats, dance teams, equestrian groups, and of course, Santa Claus. After the parade, stores will remain open for Holiday shopping, photos with...

21st Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Event Date Dec 6, 2014 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Caledonia Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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 Santa’s arrival on a shiny PG fire truck, Frosty the Snowman,...

Jingle Bell Run/Walk

Event Date Dec 13, 2014 at 8:00 am to 11:00 am
Lovers Point Park Pacific Grove, CA

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 Point. Jingle Bell Run/Walk® is...

Dubai & Sri Lanka Trip

Event Date Jan 22 - Feb 5, 2015All Day Event
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Centers Presents Dubai & Sri Lanka Three nights in Dubai and Ten days touring Sri Lanka January 22 – February...

58th Annual Good Old Days Celebration

Event Date Apr 11 - Apr 12, 2015 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join us for this Pacific Grove tradition!!  Includes the County’s largest arts and crafts show, with over 225 art and food vendors in downtown Pacific Grove; a parade down Pine Avenue;...

The 3rd annual Harlem Ambassadors vs Gateway Gladiators basketball show!

Event Date May 9, 2015 at 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
435 Hillcrest Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

We are pleased to welcome back the basketball show of the year!  The Harlem Ambassadors are coming back to Pacific Grove for a rematch against the Gateway Gladiators!  Ticket prices are...