Community Events

Congregation Beth Israel Open House

Event Date Sep 25, 2016 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Congregation Beth Israel Carmel 5716 Carmel Valley Road Carmel, CA 93923

Meet Rabbi Bruce Greenbaum, Educators and Board Members. Tour the Synagogue and visit a religious school classroom.  Light Refreshments will be served. 

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Event Date Oct 1, 2016 at 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar October 1 Local elementary school children welcome the Monarchs to Pacific Grove during this annual parade (10:30am), followed by the Butterfly Bazaar behind...

Salvador Dali on the Monterey Peninsula (1941-1948)

Event Date Oct 1, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
5 Custom House Plaza Monterey, CA 93940

All lectures begin at 6pm, lasting approximately 45 minutes with time for questions at the end.  We recommend arriving early to view the collection before the lecture begins.  Starting at...

First Friday

Event Date Oct 7, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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 on the...

Pacific Grove Blessing of the Animals

Event Date Oct 8, 2016 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Caledonia Park (Behind the Post Office) Pacific Grove, CA 939350

First Friday & Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date Nov 4, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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 on the...

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay

Event Date Nov 13, 2016 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay November 13                      The scenic PG coastline is showcased to thousands of runners at...

Small Business Saturday

Event Date Nov 26, 2016 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need — getting more customers. The day encourages people to shop at small businesses on...

Christmas Tree Lighting

Event Date Nov 28, 2016 at 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Jewell Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa's Party November 28 Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses, followed by caroling and refreshments...

Christmas at the Inns

Event Date Nov 29 - Nov 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Christmas at the Inns November 29 & 30 Visit 10 bed & breakfast inns decorated for the holidays in Victorian-era splendor.  Limited number of tickets sold.  Entertainment and...

15th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights

Event Date Dec 1, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

15th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights December 1 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 2, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday December 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...

23rd Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Event Date Dec 3, 2016 at 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Caledonia Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

23rd Annual Stillwell’s Fun in the Park December 3 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...

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...