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.

Tenth Street Ceramics Holiday Workshops

Event Date Nov 1 - Dec 20, 2014All Day Event
1219 Forest Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Tenth Street Ceramics painting studio is hosting holiday workshops on select Fridays and Saturdays from November 1 through December 20. 

First Friday

Event Date Jan 9, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday Janurary 9 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...

Business Networking Dinner

Event Date Jan 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
701 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce for a business networking dinner on Wednesday, January 14th at Passionfish. This event is put on by the Chamber of Commerce, hosted by Passionfish, and...

Celebrate Extravaglances at Blessings

Event Date Jan 15, 2015 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
620 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

More details to come

First Friday

Event Date Feb 6, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday February 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...

AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Shuttle Service

Event Date Feb 11 - Feb 15, 2015 at 6:00 am to 5:00 pm
584 Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Shuttle Service February 11-15 Shuttle bus service provided to AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on February 11-15.  Tickets to the event...

First Friday

Event Date Mar 6, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday  March 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...

First Friday

Event Date Apr 3, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday April 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...

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;...

Wildflower Show

Event Date Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2015 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
165 Forest Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Wildflower Show April 17, 18 & 19 Don’t miss this rare opportunity to view over 600 species and varieties of Central Coast wildflowers. The Monterey Bay Chapter of the California...

JUST RUN! Just Kids 3K

Event Date Apr 25, 2015 at 8:00 am to 10:00 am
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

JUST RUN! Just Kids 3K April 25 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...

Día del Niño

Event Date Apr 26, 2015 at 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Día del Niño Sunday, April 26 Live Latin performances, bilingual animal feeding shows, a craft room and more are part of our annual celebration of children and families. Join...

First Friday

Event Date May 1, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday May 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...

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...

First Friday

Event Date Jun 5, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday June 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...

World Oceans Day Celebration

Event Date Jun 6 - Jun 7, 2015 at 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

World Oceans Day Celebration  Saturday & Sunday, June 6 & 7   Celebrate our ocean’s health at this spring Cooking for Solutions event. Meet celebrity chefs,...

First Friday

Event Date Jul 3, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday July 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...

Evenings by the Bay – Saturdays & Sundays

Event Date Jul 4 - Sep 6, 2015 at 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Evenings by the Bay Saturdays & Sundays from July 4 – September 6 Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday nights. New...

City 4th of July BBQ

Event Date Jul 4, 2015 at 11:00 am to 2:00 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...

Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale

Event Date Jul 10 - Jul 12, 2015 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Central Ave & 12th Streets Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale July 10,11, & 12 Saint Mary's by the Sea Episcopal Church's 55th Annual Antiques Show and Sale featuring 28 dealers.  From 10:00am-5:00pm,...

Feast of Lanterns

Event Date Jul 22 - Jul 26, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Feast of Lanterns July 22- 26 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,...

First Friday

Event Date Aug 7, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday August 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...

Sixth Annual "The Little Car Show"

Event Date Aug 12, 2015 at 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Sixth Annual “The Little Car Show” August 12 A display of little cars benefiting the PG Library and Youth Center. Downtown Pacific Grove, Wednesday, August 13, noon to 5:00...

21st Annual Pacific Grove Councours Auto Rally

Event Date Aug 14, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

21st Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally August 14 The colorful 20th Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally will be held on Friday, August 15, 2014 on Lighthouse Avenue...

First Friday

Event Date Sep 4, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday September 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...

Triathlon at Pacific Grove

Event Date Sep 11 - Sep 13, 2015All Day Event
Lovers Point Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Triathlon at Pacific Grove September 11, 12, & 13 Olympic distance event consists of a swim course at Lovers Point, a bike course to Asilomar State Beach, and a run to the Monterey...

Business Expo

Event Date Sep 17, 2015 at 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Corner of 16th and Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Business Expo September 17 A community showcase of the area’s top businesses. Expo features products and services in a casual fun atmosphere.  Door prizes, music, and food. The...

First Friday

Event Date Oct 2, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday October 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...

Make it Sustainable Celebration

Event Date Oct 3 - Oct 4, 2015All Day Event
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Make it Sustainable Celebration Saturday & Sunday, October 3 & 4 #MakeItSustainable all weekend long at our fall Cooking for Solutions event, complete with celebrity book signings,...

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Event Date Oct 3, 2015 at 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar October 3 Local elementary school children welcome the Monarchs to Pacific Grove during this annual parade (10:30am), followed by the Butterfly Bazaar...

Historic Home Tour

Event Date Oct 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Historic Home Tour October 4 A tour of prime and selected Victorian and historic homes, lighthouse, and churches.  Docents provide a history of each location, highlighting Pacific...

Fiesta del Mar

Event Date Oct 18, 2015 at 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Fiesta del Mar Sunday, October 18 Latin American traditions come alive during this celebration of ocean conservation! With live music, cultural dance, animal feedings presented bilingually...

First Friday

Event Date Nov 6, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday November 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...

Flavors of Pacific Grove

Event Date Nov 14, 2015 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
2700 17 Mile Drive Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Flavors of Pacific Grove November 14 A celebration of the great chefs of Pacific Grove at The Inn at Spanish Bay. More than 120 donations of trips, restaurant certificates, accommodations...

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay

Event Date Nov 16, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay November 16                       The scenic PG coastline is showcased to thousands of runners...

Christmas Tree Lighting

Event Date Nov 30, 2015 at 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Jewell Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony November 30 Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses, followed by caroling and refreshments at Chautauqua...

Christmas at the Inns

Event Date Dec 1 - Dec 2, 2015 at 1:00 am to 1:00 am
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Christmas at the Inns December 1 and 2 Visit 10 bed & breakfast inns decorated for the holidays in Victorian-era splendor.  Limited number of tickets sold.  Entertainment...

14th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights

Event Date Dec 3, 2015 at 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

14th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights December 3 Lighted parade will feature marching bands, holiday floats, dance teams, equestrian groups, and of course, Santa Claus.  After the parade,...

First Friday

Event Date Dec 4, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday December 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...

Community Open House

Event Date Dec 5 - Dec 13, 2015 at 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Community Open House December 5-13   <p center;"="" style="text-align: center;"> Free admission for residents of Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito...

22nd Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Event Date Dec 5, 2015 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Caledonia Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

22nd Annual Stillwell’s Fun in the Park December 5 Caledonia Park in downtown PG behind the Post Office will be the site of a huge holiday party.  Lots of wintry fun for...

Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run/Walk

Event Date Dec 12, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Jingle Bell Run/Walk December 12 In cooperation with the Monterey Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation of Northern California, the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a 5K race...