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Sporting Events

Welcome to the Sports section of the WhatsUpMonterey Calendar of Events, your go-to resource for all things sports in the beautiful cities of Monterey, Carmel, and Pacific Grove.

Whether you're a fan of car racing, motorcycle shows, marathons, or any other sport, our comprehensive guide has got you covered. And if you're looking for the ultimate racing experience, be sure to check out Laguna Seca, one of the most iconic racetracks in the world, which hosts a variety of thrilling events throughout the year.

So, grab your gear and get ready for an action-packed season of sports in the Monterey Bay!



Spartan Race

Spartan Race

501 Monterey-Salinas Highway 68
Salinas, CA 93908

Jun 1, 2024 at 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Spartan RaceTM, the global leader in Obstacle Racing since 2005, was designed by seven insane ultra athletes and a Royal Marine. If you have tried trail races, mud runs, tough mudder runs, or a warrior...

Spartan Race

Spartan Race

501 Monterey-Salinas Highway 68
Salinas, CA 93908

Jun 2, 2024 at 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Spartan RaceTM, the global leader in Obstacle Racing since 2005, was designed by seven insane ultra athletes and a Royal Marine. If you have tried trail races, mud runs, tough mudder runs, or a warrior...

Cars and Coffee

Cars and Coffee

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jun 8, 2024 at 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

The picturesque Laguna Seca Recreation Area is home to one of the most dynamic Cars & Coffee locations in America. Early risers will enjoy a relaxed and quiet environment as entrance begins at 7:30...

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Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jun 21, 2024   All Day Event

The intensity level will be at an all-time high as the NTT INDYCAR SERIES returns this time in the height of summer at the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey. Last year brought incredible speeds and...

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jun 22, 2024   All Day Event

The intensity level will be at an all-time high as the NTT INDYCAR SERIES returns this time in the height of summer at the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey. Last year brought incredible speeds and...

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jun 23, 2024   All Day Event

The intensity level will be at an all-time high as the NTT INDYCAR SERIES returns this time in the height of summer at the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey. Last year brought incredible speeds and...


MotoAmerica Superbike Speedfest

MotoAmerica Superbike Speedfest

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jul 12, 2024   All Day Event

Experience the rush of adrenaline watching 190 mph superbikes fly down the Corkscrew. MotoAmerica Superbike SpeedFest at Monterey brings 5 classes of bike racing to Monterey along with a ton of family...

MotoAmerica Superbike Speedfest

MotoAmerica Superbike Speedfest

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jul 13, 2024   All Day Event

Experience the rush of adrenaline watching 190 mph superbikes fly down the Corkscrew. MotoAmerica Superbike SpeedFest at Monterey brings 5 classes of bike racing to Monterey along with a ton of family...

MotoAmerica Superbike Speedfest

MotoAmerica Superbike Speedfest

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Jul 14, 2024   All Day Event

Experience the rush of adrenaline watching 190 mph superbikes fly down the Corkscrew. MotoAmerica Superbike SpeedFest at Monterey brings 5 classes of bike racing to Monterey along with a ton of family...

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Monterey Pre-Reunion

Monterey Pre-Reunion

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Aug 10, 2024   All Day Event

The Monterey Pre-Reunion in 2024 provides racing fans and visitors with the chance to see more than 300 race cars competing for two full days prior to the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion in...

Monterey Pre-Reunion

Monterey Pre-Reunion

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Aug 11, 2024   All Day Event

The Monterey Pre-Reunion in 2024 provides racing fans and visitors with the chance to see more than 300 race cars competing for two full days prior to the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion in...

Corkscrew Hillclimb & Community Day

Corkscrew Hillclimb & Community Day

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Aug 11, 2024   All Day Event

It was perhaps the spectacle of the year at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. Now in its third year, the Corkscrew Hillclimb & Community Day returns on Sunday, August 11 with more cars...

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Cars and Coffee

Cars and Coffee

1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy
Salinas, CA 93908

Aug 31, 2024 at 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

The picturesque Laguna Seca Recreation Area is home to one of the most dynamic Cars & Coffee locations in America. Early risers will enjoy a relaxed and quiet environment as entrance begins at 7:30...

Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach

Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach

1700 17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Sep 20, 2024   All Day Event

The PURE Insurance Championship is a PGA TOUR Champions tournament played annually at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course. The tournament, impacting The First Tee is a 54-hole event...

Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach

Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach

1700 17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Sep 21, 2024   All Day Event

The PURE Insurance Championship is a PGA TOUR Champions tournament played annually at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course. The tournament, impacting The First Tee is a 54-hole event...

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Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach

Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach

1700 17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Sep 22, 2024   All Day Event

The PURE Insurance Championship is a PGA TOUR Champions tournament played annually at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course. The tournament, impacting The First Tee is a 54-hole event...

California International Airshow

California International Airshow

37 Mortensen
Salinas, CA 93902

Sep 27, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

A Skyward Spectacle You Won't Want to Miss! Prepare for a weekend of high-flying excitement and ground-level thrills at this year's much-anticipated Air Show! With a lineup that promises...

California International Airshow

California International Airshow

37 Mortensen
Salinas, CA 93902

Sep 28, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

A Skyward Spectacle You Won't Want to Miss! Prepare for a weekend of high-flying excitement and ground-level thrills at this year's much-anticipated Air Show! With a lineup that promises...

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California International Airshow

California International Airshow

37 Mortensen
Salinas, CA 93902

Sep 29, 2024 at 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

A Skyward Spectacle You Won't Want to Miss! Prepare for a weekend of high-flying excitement and ground-level thrills at this year's much-anticipated Air Show! With a lineup that promises...

Monterey Bay Half Marathon

Monterey Bay Half Marathon

Del Monte Avenue at Camino El Estero
Monterey, CA 93940

Nov 10, 2024 at 6:50 AM to 10:30 AM

The Monterey Bay Half Marathon (put on by the Big Sur International Marathon) is an epic run/walk along the scenic Pacific Grove coastline. The gently-rolling, 13.1 mile course travels through historic...