Events

We warmly welcome you to Pacific Grove, also known as Butterfly Town USA. We invite you to enjoy your next Special Event, whatever it may be, in our charming Victorian town by the sea. Take a look at some of our upcoming events below, and join us for an unforgettable time!

Gateway Center 2017 Open House Aloha! Luau Party

Event Date: Sep 23, 2017 at 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Venue: Gateway Center
Event Address: 850 Congress Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

You are invited to Gateway Center's 2017 Open House Aloha! Luau Party Saturday September 23, 2017 12:00-3:00pm Come join us for a fun filled day of Hawaiian style lunch and treat! Meet...

State of Monterey County with Mary Adams

Event Date: Sep 27, 2017 at 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Venue: Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
Event Address: 165 Forest Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

State of Monterey County Featured Speaker: 5th District Supervisor Mary Adams Wednesday, September 27th, 8:00a.m.-9:00a.m. Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History 165 Forest Avenue Enjoy...

Old Blind Dogs Perform at St. Mary's Episcopal Church

Event Date: Sep 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: 146 12th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

OLD BLIND DOGS EVENT DATE: September 27, 2017 TIME: 7:00pm to 9:00pm VENUE: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church – Edwards Hall EVENT ADDRESS:  146 Twelfth St., Pacific...

United States Air Force Airmen of Note Concert

Event Date: Sep 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Venue: Lovers Point Park
Event Address: Ocean View Boulevard
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The Airmen of Note is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force. Stationed at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C., it is one of six musical ensembles that comprise The...

"Life in Pacific Grove Book Signing" and Release

Event Date: Oct 5 - Oct 6, 2017 at 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Venue: Tourist Information Center
Event Address: 100 Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

"Life in Pacific Grove California" Book Signing and Release Thursday, October 5th, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Tourist Information Center - 100 Central Avenue Please join the Pacific...

First Friday

Event Date: Oct 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: 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...

Butterfly Days

Event Date: Oct 6 - Oct 8, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Downtown Pacific Grove
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

77th Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Event Date: Oct 7, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: 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...

West Coast Crosley Club Car Meet

Event Date: Oct 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Venue: Jewell Park
Event Address: Jewell Park Forest and Central Avenue in Pacific Grove
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Dozens of Crosley automobiles lines up at Jewell Park in Pacific Grove. For more information contact Richard Alexander, West Coast Crosley Club President, at tracplanning@gmail.com.

Pacific Grove Blessing of the Animals

Event Date: Oct 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Venue: Berwick Park
Event Address: Berwick Park
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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. Jeffrey Lewis from St. Mary's-by-the-Sea...

Fiesta Del Mar

Event Date: Oct 15, 2017 at 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Latin American traditions come alive during this celebration of ocean conservation! With live music, cultural dance, animal feedings presented bilingually and crafts for kids, there’s something...

Third Friday Art Walk

Event Date: Oct 20, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: American Tin Cannery
Event Address: 125 Ocean View Boulevard,
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Third Friday Art Walk presented by ArtWorks@PacificGrove will take place at 125 Oceanview Boulevard, Suite 209-210, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  Amazing local art by over 20 local artists, live music...

Chamber Trip: The Wonders of South America

Event Date: Nov 2 - Nov 13, 2017 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

The Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce and Pacific Grove Travel are partnering for a 12-day trip to South America this November. The trip will include explorations of Chile, Brazil and Argentina with...

First Friday & Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date: Nov 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: 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...

Flavors of Pacific Grove

Event Date: Nov 4, 2017 at 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Event Address: 800 Asilomar Boulevard
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Flavors of Pacific Grove, Saturday, November 4th, 2017 5:30 - 8:30p.m. at Asilomar Conference Grounds A celebration of the great chefs of Pacific Grove at Asilomar Conference Grounds. More than...

Monarch Art Studio Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Event Date: Nov 7, 2017 at 4:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Venue: Monarch Art Studio
Event Address: 157 Grand Avenue #103
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join Monarch Art Studio and the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce in celebrating Monarch Art Studio's new location at 172 Grand Avenue Suite 103 in Downtown Pacific Grove. Monarch Art Studio is a paint-your-own...

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay

Event Date: Nov 12, 2017 at 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Venue: Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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

Third Friday Art Walk

Event Date: Nov 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: American Tin Cannery
Event Address: 125 Ocean View Boulevard,
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Third Friday Art Walk presented by ArtWorks@PacificGrove will take place at 125 Oceanview Boulevard, Suite 209-210, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  Amazing local art by over 20 local artists, live music...

Christmas Tree Lighting

Event Date: Nov 27, 2017 at 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Venue: Jewell Park
Event Address: 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...

Christmas at the Inns

Event Date: Nov 28 - Nov 29, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Various Locations in Pacific Grove

Christmas at the Inns Tuesday and Wednesday, November 28 & 29 Information Only – Tickets on Sale in Autumn Visit 10 bed & breakfast inns decorated for the holidays...

16th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights

Event Date: Nov 30, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: 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,...

First Friday

Event Date: Dec 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: 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...

24th Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Event Date: Dec 2, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Venue: Caledonia Park
Event Address: 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!...

Community Open House

Event Date: Dec 2 - Dec 10, 2017 at 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Free admission for residents of Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties. Visitors must present a photo ID and proof of residence at the main entrance. Current student identification from colleges...

Third Friday Art Walk

Event Date: Dec 15, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: American Tin Cannery
Event Address: 125 Ocean View Boulevard,
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Third Friday Art Walk presented by ArtWorks@PacificGrove will take place at 125 Oceanview Boulevard, Suite 209-210, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  Amazing local art by over 20 local artists, live music...