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Upcoming Monterey Events

Mark your calendar and enjoy exciting, fun-filled summer events in Monterey Bay. From live music performances, sporting events, wine tasting, plays, music festivals to food festivals, you’ll never be bored!

Our calendar covers events taking place in Carmel, Carmel Valley, Monterey, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove and surrounding cities.

Use our Trip Planner to find, save and share your favorite events.



Marina Certified Farmers Market

Marina Certified Farmers Market

215 Reservation Rd
Marina, CA 93933

Sep 26, 2021 at 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Marina Farmer's Market, on the corner of Vista Del Camino in the Marina Village Shopping Center, runs year-round rain or shine every Sunday. Public Transit Monterey-Salinas Transit bus routes go...

Monterey Jazz Festival

Monterey Jazz Festival

2004 Fairground Road
Monterey, CA 93940

Sep 26, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

The Monterey Jazz Festival, the longest continuously-running annual jazz event in the world, began in 1958 with San Francisco jazz radio broadcaster Jimmy Lyons as its founder. 38,000+ fans are...

California Rodeo Salinas

California Rodeo Salinas

1034 N. Main St
Salinas, CA 93906

Sep 26, 2021   All Day Event

The California Rodeo Salinas will take place over four days with evening performances on Thursday & Friday and day time performances on Saturday & Sunday. The California Rodeo Salinas is...

Monterey Bike and Kayak Rental
Pacific Grove Certified Farmer's Market

Pacific Grove Certified Farmer's Market

Grand Avenue and Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Sep 27, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The Pacific Grove Certified Farmers’ Market offers a wide array of fresh fruits, vegetables and nuts from small-scale family farmers (70 percent are certified organic), along with prepared food...

Old Monterey Farmers Market

Old Monterey Farmers Market

Alvarado Street and W Franklin Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Sep 28, 2021 at 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

The Old Monterey Farmers Market is spread among 3 city blocks and runs year-round rain or shine. During the summer it's the largest gathering of people in Monterey County, attracting more...

Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmers Market

Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmers Market

6th and Mission St.
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93923

Sep 30, 2021 at 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmers Market features local certified organic fresh farm produce, eggs, plants, fresh cut flowers, and specialty items such as olive oil, hummus, pizza and bread. Green...

Butterfly Days

Butterfly Days

Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Oct 1, 2021 at 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Join us at Pacific Grove Butterfly-themed events with live music, art openings, refreshments and surprises. Special events include Butterfly Parade and Bazaar, community potluck and picnic, children’s...

Carmel Beach Sandcastle Contest

Carmel Beach Sandcastle Contest

South of 10th Avenue
Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93923

Oct 2, 2021 at 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

For decades, the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea and the Monterey Bay chapter of the American Institute of Architects have collaborated on The Great Sand Castle Contest, announcing the date and theme a...

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Oct 2, 2021 at 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Pacific Grove's annual Butterfly Parade is a tradition with America's last home town. Local school children welcome the Monarchs to Pacific Grove during this annual parade at 10:30am,...

Butterfly Days

Butterfly Days

Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Oct 2, 2021 at 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Join us at Pacific Grove Butterfly-themed events with live music, art openings, refreshments and surprises. Special events include Butterfly Parade and Bazaar, community potluck and picnic, children’s...

Marina Certified Farmers Market

Marina Certified Farmers Market

215 Reservation Rd
Marina, CA 93933

Oct 3, 2021 at 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Marina Farmer's Market, on the corner of Vista Del Camino in the Marina Village Shopping Center, runs year-round rain or shine every Sunday. Public Transit Monterey-Salinas Transit bus routes go...

Butterfly Days

Butterfly Days

Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Oct 3, 2021 at 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Join us at Pacific Grove Butterfly-themed events with live music, art openings, refreshments and surprises. Special events include Butterfly Parade and Bazaar, community potluck and picnic, children’s...

Pacific Grove Certified Farmer's Market

Pacific Grove Certified Farmer's Market

Grand Avenue and Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Oct 4, 2021 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The Pacific Grove Certified Farmers’ Market offers a wide array of fresh fruits, vegetables and nuts from small-scale family farmers (70 percent are certified organic), along with prepared food...

Taste of Carmel

Taste of Carmel

3080 Rio Road
Carmel, CA 93921

Oct 6, 2021 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sample local cuisine from top area restaurants while you sip Monterey County wines, all showcased in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea on Ocean Ave. by the Devendorf Park. Dance to a crowd-favorite, The...

Sea Otter Classic

Sea Otter Classic

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Oct 7, 2021 at 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Known as a sprawling and energetic “celebration of cycling”, Subaru Sea Otter Classic Powered by SRAM is cycling’s North American season opener. Professional and amateur athletes...

Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmers Market

Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmers Market

6th and Mission St.
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93923

Oct 7, 2021 at 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmers Market features local certified organic fresh farm produce, eggs, plants, fresh cut flowers, and specialty items such as olive oil, hummus, pizza and bread. Green...

Sea Otter Classic

Sea Otter Classic

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Oct 8, 2021 at 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Known as a sprawling and energetic “celebration of cycling”, Subaru Sea Otter Classic Powered by SRAM is cycling’s North American season opener. Professional and amateur athletes...

Sea Otter Classic

Sea Otter Classic

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Oct 9, 2021 at 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Known as a sprawling and energetic “celebration of cycling”, Subaru Sea Otter Classic Powered by SRAM is cycling’s North American season opener. Professional and amateur athletes...

Pacific Grove Blessing of the Animals

Pacific Grove Blessing of the Animals

Ocean View Blvd & 9th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Oct 9, 2021 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join Rev. Dan Paul from the Christian Church disciples of Christ, St. Mary's-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church and Father Seamus O'Brien of St. Angela Merici in a community blessing of the animals...

Sea Otter Classic

Sea Otter Classic

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Oct 10, 2021 at 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Known as a sprawling and energetic “celebration of cycling”, Subaru Sea Otter Classic Powered by SRAM is cycling’s North American season opener. Professional and amateur athletes...