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Holiday Events

Holidays in Monterey Bay are very special and offer cozy feelings! Various holiday-themed events take place in Carmel, Monterey and Pacific Grove during Christmas, Mother's Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and more. Mark your calendar and choose the best event, dinner or festivities you want to be part of when visiting or staying in Monterey, California.



Pacific Grove Christmas Tree Lighting

Pacific Grove Christmas Tree Lighting

Grand and Forest Avenues
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Nov 25, 2024 at 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Come and join us at Pacific Grove's official 2024 Christmas Tree Lighting celebration at Jewell Park. Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses beginning...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Nov 26, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Nov 27, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

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Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Nov 28, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Pacific Grove's Holiday Parade of Lights

Pacific Grove's Holiday Parade of Lights

Lighthouse Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Nov 28, 2024 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

The lighted parade on Lighthouse Avenue in downtown Pacific Grove will feature marching bands, holiday floats, dance teams, equestrian groups, and of course, Santa Claus. After the parade, stores...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Nov 29, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

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Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Nov 30, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 1, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Christmas on the Wharf

Christmas on the Wharf

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 1, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

“Christmas on the Wharf” will feature holiday musical entertainment, including choirs and community caroling, a dazzling array of beautiful holiday lights and decorations, a 23-foot Christmas...

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Brighten the Harbor Lighted Boat Parade

Brighten the Harbor Lighted Boat Parade

Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 1, 2024 at 5:15 PM to 7:30 PM

Experience the magic of Monterey Bay this season with the "Brighten the Harbor" boat parade. Marvel at the glittering procession of decorated boats from the Monterey Yacht Club, gliding...

Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Between Central and Jewell Avenues
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Dec 2, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Caledonia Park in downtown Pacific Grove behind the Post Office will be the site of a huge holiday party in December. Lots of wintry fun for all! Santa will arrive at noon on a shiny Pacific...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 2, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

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Christmas on the Wharf

Christmas on the Wharf

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 2, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

“Christmas on the Wharf” will feature holiday musical entertainment, including choirs and community caroling, a dazzling array of beautiful holiday lights and decorations, a 23-foot Christmas...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 3, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Christmas on the Wharf

Christmas on the Wharf

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 3, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

“Christmas on the Wharf” will feature holiday musical entertainment, including choirs and community caroling, a dazzling array of beautiful holiday lights and decorations, a 23-foot Christmas...

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Christmas at the Inns

Christmas at the Inns

Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Dec 3, 2024 at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Visit 9 bed & breakfast inns decorated for the 2024 holiday with live music at every inn and holiday treats. This is an excellent celebration for the entire family. Tickets are $25 per person....

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 4, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Christmas on the Wharf

Christmas on the Wharf

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 4, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

“Christmas on the Wharf” will feature holiday musical entertainment, including choirs and community caroling, a dazzling array of beautiful holiday lights and decorations, a 23-foot Christmas...

Ice Skating by the Bay

Ice Skating by the Bay

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 5, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays amidst Monterey Bay's coastline at Ice Skating by the Bay's seasonal ice skating rink located in Custom House Plaza behind Portola Hotel & Spa. Skaters can spend...

Christmas on the Wharf

Christmas on the Wharf

4 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Dec 5, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

“Christmas on the Wharf” will feature holiday musical entertainment, including choirs and community caroling, a dazzling array of beautiful holiday lights and decorations, a 23-foot Christmas...