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Food & Wine Events

Monterey County is known for its various food and wine events such as the Artichoke Festival, Pebble Beach Food and Wine, Taste of Carmel and Flavors of Pacific Grove. Festivals including the Italian, Greek and Turksih festivals, held at Custom House Plaza, are also not to be missed. From live entertainment and dancing to tasty food and exemplety wines, events in Monterey, Carmel, Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach are sure to impress you! Mark your calendar and see you soon.



Local's Favorites Wine Friday's

Local's Favorites Wine Friday's

Between 3rd & 4th Ave on San Carlos Street.
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921

Jan 25, 2019 at 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join Hofsas House throughout 2019 at its poolside meeting room to sip local wines, enjoy small bites and support Peace of Mind Dog Rescue. Sip Carmel-by-the-Sea "Local's Favorites"...

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Monte Verde at Seventh
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93920

Mar 14, 2019   All Day Event

The GourmetFest is an international food and wine festival in the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The festival will feature the talents of Relais & Châteaux Chefs from around the world....

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Monte Verde at Seventh
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93920

Mar 15, 2019   All Day Event

The GourmetFest is an international food and wine festival in the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The festival will feature the talents of Relais & Châteaux Chefs from around the world....

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Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Monte Verde at Seventh
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93920

Mar 16, 2019   All Day Event

The GourmetFest is an international food and wine festival in the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The festival will feature the talents of Relais & Châteaux Chefs from around the world....

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest

Monte Verde at Seventh
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93920

Mar 17, 2019   All Day Event

The GourmetFest is an international food and wine festival in the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The festival will feature the talents of Relais & Châteaux Chefs from around the world....

St. Patrick's Day at Peter B's

St. Patrick's Day at Peter B's

Two Portola Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Mar 17, 2019 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Wear your green and your lucky charms to Peter B’s Brewpub, Saturday, March 17th for St. Patrick’s Day! Listen to live music from Songs Hotbox Harry Taught Us from 6:30pm to 8:30pm...

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Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Pebble Beach Food & Wine

17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Apr 11, 2019 at 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Pebble Beach Food & Wine is the premier epicurean lifestyle event on the West Coast, matching 250 acclaimed wineries and 100 celebrity chefs to create a hedonistic four-day destination on...

Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Pebble Beach Food & Wine

17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Apr 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Pebble Beach Food & Wine is the premier epicurean lifestyle event on the West Coast, matching 250 acclaimed wineries and 100 celebrity chefs to create a hedonistic four-day destination on...

Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Pebble Beach Food & Wine

17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Apr 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Pebble Beach Food & Wine is the premier epicurean lifestyle event on the West Coast, matching 250 acclaimed wineries and 100 celebrity chefs to create a hedonistic four-day destination on...

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Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Pebble Beach Food & Wine

17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Apr 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Pebble Beach Food & Wine is the premier epicurean lifestyle event on the West Coast, matching 250 acclaimed wineries and 100 celebrity chefs to create a hedonistic four-day destination on...

Local's Favorites Wine Friday's

Local's Favorites Wine Friday's

Between 3rd & 4th Ave on San Carlos Street.
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921

May 3, 2019 at 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join Hofsas House throughout 2019 at its poolside meeting room to sip local wines, enjoy small bites and support Peace of Mind Dog Rescue. Sip Carmel-by-the-Sea "Local's Favorites"...

Artichoke Festival

Artichoke Festival

2004 Fairground Road
Monterey, CA 93940

Jun 1, 2019 at 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Since 1959, the Monterey Peninsula has come together to celebrate California’s official state vegetable. California’s artichoke history begins in 1922 when the first artichoke shoots...

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La Merienda

La Merienda

5 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Jun 1, 2019 at 11:15 AM to 3:00 PM

The community is invited to celebrate the 88th Annual Monterey History and Art La Merienda and the City of Monterey's 248th birthday with a very special barbecue buffet extravaganza, with entertainment...

Artichoke Festival

Artichoke Festival

2004 Fairground Road
Monterey, CA 93940

Jun 2, 2019 at 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Since 1959, the Monterey Peninsula has come together to celebrate California’s official state vegetable. California’s artichoke history begins in 1922 when the first artichoke shoots...

Monterey Wine Festival

Monterey Wine Festival

20 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Jun 8, 2019 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

The Monterey Wine Festival has established itself as the premier wine & food event in Monterey. Saturday & Sunday lucky guests will fine savoring bites of wonderful foods that pair well with...

Monterey Wine Festival

Monterey Wine Festival

20 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Jun 9, 2019 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

The Monterey Wine Festival has established itself as the premier wine & food event in Monterey. Saturday & Sunday lucky guests will fine savoring bites of wonderful foods that pair well with...

Monterey Beer Festival

Monterey Beer Festival

2004 Fairground Road
Monterey, CA 93940

Jul 6, 2019 at 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM

The 18th Annual Monterey Beer Festival will be held on Saturday, July 6th at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center. The Monterey Beer Festival attracted 3,500 attendees last year...

Gilroy Garlic Festival

Gilroy Garlic Festival

7100 Miller Avenue
Gilroy, CA 95020

Jul 26, 2019 at 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Come to Gilroy Garlic Festival for great garlicky food, live cooking competitions, and lots of fun for the whole family! The heart of the Garlic Festival is Gourmet Alley, the gigantic...

Gilroy Garlic Festival

Gilroy Garlic Festival

7100 Miller Avenue
Gilroy, CA 95020

Jul 27, 2019 at 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Come to Gilroy Garlic Festival for great garlicky food, live cooking competitions, and lots of fun for the whole family! The heart of the Garlic Festival is Gourmet Alley, the gigantic...

Gilroy Garlic Festival

Gilroy Garlic Festival

7100 Miller Avenue
Gilroy, CA 95020

Jul 28, 2019 at 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Come to Gilroy Garlic Festival for great garlicky food, live cooking competitions, and lots of fun for the whole family! The heart of the Garlic Festival is Gourmet Alley, the gigantic...