Events

Plan the Perfect Weekend Getaway & Enjoy the Local Festivities

We warmly welcome you to the Pacific Grove, CA community, also known as Butterfly Town USA. No matter the nature of your upcoming visit, we urge you to explore our charming Victorian town by the sea! If you're in the process of planning a weekend getaway, there's simply no better place to kick back and relax. Even if you're interested in live theater and fine art, don't waste another moment. Plan your next visit to our ocean view hotel.

There's always something happening in Pacific Grove, CA and the surrounding areas. Browse the following section to get a better sense of the region's upcoming events and celebrations, Then, join us for an unforgettable time!

 

Sunday Services Online & Onsite

Event Date: Aug 1, 2021 at 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 Twelfth Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

  As restrictions on gathering in person are changing, the members of St. Mary’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church have resumed in person services in addition to continuing Zoom worship...

Summer Music Series

Event Date: Aug 1, 2021 at 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 12th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

How the Piano Works Join us on August 1st for the second Summer Music Series event in the sanctuary at St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church or via Zoom to learn how the piano works, and to explore...

An Evening in Paris at the Pacific Grove Art Center

Event Date: Aug 1, 2021 at 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Venue: Pacific Grove Art Center
Event Address: 568 Lighthouse Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Don’t miss this very special fundraiser event  “An Evening in Paris at the Pacific Grove Art Center”. Cost: $30 per person. Cash Bar to include Wine and Perrier. Tickets...

Pacific Grove Farmers Market

Event Date: Aug 2, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Corner of Central Ave and Grant Ave

National Night Out

Event Date: Aug 3, 2021 at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Caledonia Park

Pacific Grove Police Department presents National Night Out celebrating our community and police partnership at Caledonia Park. Free food, music, games and public safety demonstrations.  More...

Monterey Car Week 2021

Event Date: Aug 6 - Aug 15, 2021 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

More information to come

First Friday PG Art Walk

Event Date: Aug 6, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove

Join us every month on the 1st Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm. Live Music, Artists, Openings, Sales and a few surprises. Look for the green flags.  Pacific Grove Art Center open from 7:00 to 9:00...

Sunday Services Online & Onsite

Event Date: Aug 8, 2021 at 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 Twelfth Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

  As restrictions on gathering in person are changing, the members of St. Mary’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church have resumed in person services in addition to continuing Zoom worship...

Pacific Grove Farmers Market

Event Date: Aug 9, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Corner of Central Ave and Grant Ave

11th Annual The Little Car Show

Event Date: Aug 11, 2021 at 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA

The Little Car Show is held in downtown Pacific Grove's Lighthouse Avenue from Noon to 5:00 pm, followed by an Ocean View Blvd cruise. This is an exciting display of little cars...

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Event Date: Aug 12 - Aug 15, 2021 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca
Event Address: 1021 Highway 68
Salinas, CA 93908

Pacific Grove Rotary Concours Auto Rally

Event Date: Aug 13, 2021 at 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Lighthouse Avenue
Event Address: Pacific Grove

This Rotary Club 2021 event will take place on Friday August 13th immediately before the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance weekend. The Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally is geared for those...

Sunday Services Online & Onsite

Event Date: Aug 15, 2021 at 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 Twelfth Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

  As restrictions on gathering in person are changing, the members of St. Mary’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church have resumed in person services in addition to continuing Zoom worship...

Pacific Grove Farmers Market

Event Date: Aug 16, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Corner of Central Ave and Grant Ave

Summer Music Series

Event Date: Aug 19, 2021 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 12th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Back to the Basics: Music 101—Thursday, August 19th at 7:00 pm All are invited to the third Summer Music Series event at St. Mary’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church. Join us in the Clay Hall choir...

Sunday Services Online & Onsite

Event Date: Aug 22, 2021 at 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 Twelfth Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

  As restrictions on gathering in person are changing, the members of St. Mary’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church have resumed in person services in addition to continuing Zoom worship...

Pacific Grove Farmers Market

Event Date: Aug 23, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Corner of Central Ave and Grant Ave

Sand City West End Celebration

Event Date: Aug 28 - Aug 29, 2021 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Sunday Services Online & Onsite

Event Date: Aug 29, 2021 at 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 Twelfth Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

  As restrictions on gathering in person are changing, the members of St. Mary’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church have resumed in person services in addition to continuing Zoom worship online....

Pacific Grove Farmers Market

Event Date: Aug 30, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Corner of Central Ave and Grant Ave

First Friday PG Art Walk

Event Date: Sep 3, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove

Join us every month on the 1st Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm.  Live music, art openings, lectures, restaurant specials, shopping sales and more.   Pacific Grove Art Center open from...

Monterey Greek Festival

Event Date: Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2021 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Pacific Grove Farmers Market

Event Date: Sep 6, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Corner of Central Ave and Grant Ave

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey - INDY

Event Date: Sep 17 - Sep 19, 2021 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca
Event Address: 1021 Highway 68
Salinas, CA 93908

California Rodeo Salinas

Event Date: Sep 23 - Sep 26, 2021 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Flavors of Pacific Grove

Event Date: Sep 30, 2021 at 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Venue: Various Locations
Event Address: Pacific Grove

The Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce will host Flavors of Pacific Grove, the Chamber’s annual Food & Wine Event, on Thursday, September 30th, 2021 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Enjoy a delightful...

First Friday PG Art Walk

Event Date: Oct 1, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove

Join us every month on the 1st Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm. Live music, art openings, lectures, restaurant specials, shopping sales and more. Pacific Grove Art Center open from 7:00 to 9:00...

Butterfly Parade & Butterfly Days

Event Date: Oct 2, 2021 at 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Venue: Pine Avenue

Local elementary school children welcome the Monarch Butterflies to Pacific Grove during this annual parade. Parade starts at 10:30 am on Pine Avenue, followed by the Butterfly Bazaar behind...

First Friday PG Art Walk

Event Date: Nov 5, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove

Join us every month on the 1st Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm. Live music, art openings, lectures, restaurant specials, shopping sales and more.  Pacific Grove Art Center open from 7:00 to...

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa's Party

Event Date: Nov 29, 2021 at 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Jewell Park
Event Address: Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses, followed by caroling and refreshments and Santa’s first visit! The tree lighting begins at 5:30pm.  More...

Christmas at the Inns

Event Date: Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Various Locations

Visit 10 bed & breakfast inns over a two-day period decorated for the holidays in Victorian-era splendor. Limited number of tickets sold.  Entertainment and light refreshments served. The...

AT&T Pro-AM

Event Date: Jan 31 - Feb 6, 2022 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Pebble Beach
Event Address: Pebble Beach, CA 93953

The AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am is a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, held annually at Pebble Beach, California

Good Old Days 2022

Event Date: May 7 - May 8, 2022 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove

More information to come

Feast of Lanterns 2022

Event Date: Jul 30, 2022 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Lovers Point
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

More information to come