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!

AIM for the Cures Gala

Event Date: Aug 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Event Address: Parc du Concours, Pebble Beach
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

$500 per guest.  Evening includes a cocktail reception with a wine-tasting of Premium wines and ice luges with Ketel One martinis gourmet dinner by Pebble Beach Company world-class chefs, Grgich...

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...

Sunset on the Deck - Austin Metreyeon

Event Date: Aug 18, 2017 at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Event Address: 800 Asilomar Boulevard
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join us for Friday Night Sunset on the Deck at Asilomar!  What better way to unwind from the work week and kick off the weekend than watching sunset on the deck at Asilomar. Enjoy live entertainment...

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...

Sunset on the Deck Final Summer Show - Fred McCarty

Event Date: Aug 25, 2017 at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Event Address: 800 Asilomar Boulevard
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join us for Friday Night Sunset on the Deck at Asilomar!  What better way to unwind from the work week and kick off the weekend than watching sunset on the deck at Asilomar. Enjoy live entertainment...

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...

Family Movie Night, "Fantastic Planet"

Event Date: Aug 26, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Dali17 at Museum of Monterey
Event Address: 5 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Family Movie Night, "Fantastic Planet" Admission $10 for adults and $5 for kids, or free for Dali17 Members. Description Join Dali17 for the screening of...

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

A community showcase of the area’s top businesses. The expo facilitates personal communication opportunities between consumers and the business Community. Pacific Grove City Council and Staff...

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...

Pacific Grove Marketing Summit

Event Date: Sep 21 - Sep 22, 2017 at 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Venue: Pacific Grove City Hall
Event Address: 300 Forest Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Pacific Grove Marketing Collaboration Summit Thursday, September 21th, 3:00p.m.-4:30p.m. Pacific Grove City Hall 300 Forest Avenue The purpose of the summit is to inventory all marketing...

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...

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...

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...

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

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.

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...

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...