Events

We warmly welcome you to Pacific Grove, also known as Butterfly Town USA, and we invite you to enjoy your next Special Event, whatever it may be, in our charming Victorian town by the sea.

First Friday & Pacific Grove Art Center Gala Opening Night

Event Date: May 5, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday May 5 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...

Hopkins Marine Station Open House: Science for Everyone!

Event Date: May 6, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Venue: Hopkins Marine Station
Event Address: 120 Ocean View Blvd
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Hopkins Marine Station Open House: Science for Everyone! Venue: Hopkins Marine Station Address: 120 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove CA 93950 Time/day: Saturday May 6th, 10am - 4pm Website: https://hopkinsmarinestation.stanford.edu/ Join...

Grand Opening & Official Ribbon Cutting Discovery Whale Watch and J&M Sportfishing

Event Date: May 9, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Venue: Discovery Whale Watch and J&M Sportfishing
Event Address: 66 Fisherman's Wharf,
Monterey, CA 93940

Grand Opening & Official Ribbon Cutting Discovery Whale Watch and J&M Sportfishing Tuesday, May 9th, from 5:00p.m. to 6:00p.m. 66 Old Fisherman' s Wharf #1 Monterey, CA 93940 Join...

Good Morning Pacific Grove: David Stivers on 2019 US Open (Golf)

Event Date: May 10, 2017 at 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Venue: Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
Event Address: 165 Forest Ave.,
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

KW Coastal Estates Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Event Date: May 18, 2017 at 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Venue: KW Coastal Estates
Event Address: 510 Lighthouse Avenue, Suite 4
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Join the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce and KW Coastal Estates as the latter celebrates their official grand opening and ribbon cutting on Thursday, May 18th, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. KW Coastal...

First Friday

Event Date: Jun 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Downtown Pacific Grove
Event Address: Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday June 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...

Annual Installation Dinner & James R. Hughes Citizen of the Year Award Presentation

Event Date: Jun 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Event Address: 800 Asilomar Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Five awards will be presented at the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce James R. Hughes Citizen of the Year Presentation and Installation of the Board of Directors on Saturday, June 3, at Asilomar...

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...

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 Family Fun Day – Chalk Fest, Feast of Flavors,...

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.  

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...

Classic Motorsports Kick-Off Car Show and Cruise

Event Date: Aug 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM to 5:00 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...

23rd Annual Pacific Grove 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...

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...

Golden Gate Austin Healy Car Club Show

Event Date: Sep 12, 2017 at 2:00 AM to 2:00 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....

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 8:00 AM to 4:00 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...

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...

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!...