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!

Norwegian Girls Choir Recital

Event Date: Jun 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM to 9:00 AM
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Event Address: 800 Asilomar Boulevard
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The Norwegian Girls Choir, directed by Anne Karin Sundal-Ask, is a choir with proud traditions and high artistic standards. The choir is composed of singers from the Oslo area who are admitted...

Summer Kick-Off Celebration

Event Date: Jun 29, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Fandango Restaurant
Event Address: 223 17th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Summer Kick-Off Celebration Thursday, June 29th, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Fandango - 223 17th Street Join the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce in welcoming the summer season.  Celebrate...

City 4th of July BBQ

Event Date: Jul 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Venue: Caledonia Park
Event Address: 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 entertainment,...

Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date: Jul 7, 2017 at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Pacific Grove Art Center
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

 Pacific Grove Art Center exhibit opening tonight from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. More info: (831) 375-2205  

St. Mary's By the Sea Antiques & Collectibles Diamond Jubilee

Event Date: Jul 7 - Jul 9, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Venue: St. Mary's By The Sea Episcopal Church
Event Address: Central Ave & 12th Streets
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES DIAMOND JUBILEE Find your next treasure at the St. Mary’s Antiques & Collectibles Diamond Jubilee on July 7th, 8th and 9th in Pacific Grove. Held for 60 years...

First Friday

Event Date: Jul 7, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday July 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 on the...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 7, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 8, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 14, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 15, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Third Friday Art Walk

Event Date: Jul 21, 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...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 21 - Jul 22, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 22, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Feast of Lanterns

Event Date: Jul 26 - Jul 30, 2017 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Various Locations
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Feast of Lanterns July 26- 30 In keeping with tradition as old as the city itself, this is a multi-day community celebration featuring the Opening Ceremonies, Feast of Flavors, Pet Parade, Feast...

Treffen 19 VW Cruise Show & Shine

Event Date: Jul 26, 2017 at 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Lighthouse Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The 19th Annual Treffen cruise from Canada to Mexico will be stoping in Pacific Grove for a Show & Shine on Lighthouse Avenue. For more information please call: 805-650-2045.  

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 28, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Jul 29, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

National Night Out

Event Date: Aug 1, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Police and Fire Stations, City Hall and P.G. Youth Center

Pacific Grove Police Department located at 580 Pine Avenue presents National Night Out celebrating our community and police partnership from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Free food, music, games, Public...

First Friday

Event Date: Aug 4, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 AM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday August 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 on...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Aug 5 - Aug 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Aug 12, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Classic Motorsports Kick-Off Car Show and Cruise

Event Date: Aug 15, 2017 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Event Address: Rabobank 525 Lighthouse Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Classic Motorsports Kick-Off Car Show and Cruise Hundreds of classic sports cars and vintage and exotic automobiles lined up along 525 Lighthouse Avenue in Pacific Grove. Sponsored by Classic Motorsports...

Eighth Annual "The Little Car Show"

Event Date: Aug 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Eighth Annual “The Little Car Show” August 16 A display of little cars benefiting the PG Library, Veterans Transition Center and Pacific Grove Youth Center.  Downtown Pacific...

Worldwide Auctioneers Pacific Grove Auction on the Monterey Peninsula

Event Date: Aug 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Pacific Grove Golf Links
Event Address: 77 Asilomar Boulevard,
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Worldwide Auctioneers Pacific Grove Auction On the Monterey Peninsula Thursday, August 17th, 2017 Pacific Grove Golf Links – 77 Asilomar Avenue The first auction of Monterey Auto...

23rd Annual Pacific Grove Rotary Councours Auto Rally

Event Date: Aug 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

23rd Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally August 18 The colorful 23rd Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally will be held on Friday, August 18, 2017 on Lighthouse Avenue...

Third Friday Art Walk

Event Date: Aug 18, 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...

Evenings By the bay

Event Date: Aug 19, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Aug 26 - Aug 27, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

First Friday

Event Date: Sep 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday September 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...

Evenings By the Bay

Event Date: Sep 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Bay Aquarium
Event Address: 886 Cannery Row,
Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on select Fridays and Saturday nights. Our summer time festivities include sustainable food and wine tastings and special...

Golden Gate Austin Healy Car Club Show

Event Date: Sep 12, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Venue: Lighthouse Avenue
Event Address: Lighthouse Avenue Between 12th St. and Congress
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join the Golden Gate Healy Car Club for an exclusive Austin Healy car show featuring Austin Healy Cars from all over the world. These cars were built between 1953 and 1967 in a 50th Anniversary car...

Business Expo

Event Date: Sep 14, 2017 at 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Chautauqua Hall
Event Address: Corner of 16th and Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Business Expo September 14 A community showcase of the area’s top businesses. The expo facilitates personal communication opportunities between consumers and the business Community....

Third Friday Art Walk

Event Date: Sep 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...

"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...

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: Caledonia Park
Event Address: Caledonia Park (Behind the Post Office)
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. Vincent Raj 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...

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

Half Marathon on Monterey Bay              November 12                      The scenic PG coastline...

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...

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...