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.

City 4th of July BBQ

Event Date Jul 4, 2015 at 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
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...

Evenings by the Bay, Saturdays & Sundays

Event Date Jul 4 - Sep 6, 2015 at 1:00 am to 1:00 am
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Spend your summer evenings by the sea and enjoy extended hours until 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday nights. New this year, our Cooking for Solutions summer time festivities include sustainable food...

Flea by the Sea/Blessings Boutique

Event Date Jul 4, 2015 at 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
620 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

20 % Off Sale! Store Wide  

Good Morning Pacific Grove: SiFi Networks' Proposed Fiber Optic Network

Event Date Jul 9, 2015 at 8:30 am to 9:30 am
Jewell and Central Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale

Event Date Jul 10 - Jul 12, 2015 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Central Ave & 12th Streets Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale July 10,11, & 12 Saint Mary's by the Sea Episcopal Church's 58th Annual Antiques Show and Sale featuring over 20 dealers.  From...

The Wesley Bell Ringers 50th Annual Summer Concert Tour

Event Date Jul 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
141 14th Street Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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Good Morning Pacific Grove: GreenWaste Recovery Workshop

Event Date Jul 21, 2015 at 8:30 am to 9:30 am
165 Forest Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Feast of Lanterns

Event Date Jul 22 - Jul 26, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Feast of Lanterns July 22- 26 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 17 VW Cruise & Car Show

Event Date Aug 5, 2015 at 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The 17th Annual Treffen cruise from Canada to Mexico will be stoping in Pacific Grove for a Show & Shine on Lighthouse Avenue.

First Friday

Event Date Aug 7, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday August 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...

Paw-di Gras

Event Date Aug 8, 2015 at 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
515 Junipero Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

A Mardi Gras themed party for pets and their people.  

Sixth Annual "The Little Car Show +"

Event Date Aug 12, 2015 at 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Sixth Annual “The Little Car Show +” August 12 "The Little Car Show +" August 12th 2015 We will feature Japanese vehicles this year, but we'll accept 100...

Second Annual "AIM for the Cures" Dinner at Pebble Beach Concours Auto Week

Event Date Aug 13, 2015All Day Event
Pebble Beach, CA 93953

  Second Annual “AIM for the Cures” Dinner at Pebble Beach Please join fellow supporters of AIM for Mental Health for its Second Annual AIM for the Cures Dinner...

21st Annual Pacific Grove Councours Auto Rally

Event Date Aug 14, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

21st Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally August 14 The colorful 20th Annual Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally will be held on Friday, August 15, 2014 on Lighthouse Avenue...

28th Annual Jewish Food Festival

Event Date Aug 23, 2015 at 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
5716 Carmel Valley Road Carmel, CA 93923

Sunday, August 23rd, from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM a tradition continues; The Jewish Food Festival at Congregation Beth Israel in Carmel, will be celebrating 28 years. Savor "Jewish Soul Foods",...

First Friday

Event Date Sep 4, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday September 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...

Triathlon at Pacific Grove

Event Date Sep 11 - Sep 13, 2015All Day Event
Lovers Point Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Triathlon at Pacific Grove September 11, 12, & 13 Olympic distance event consists of a swim course at Lovers Point, a bike course to Asilomar State Beach, and a run to the Monterey...

Business Expo

Event Date Sep 17, 2015 at 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Corner of 16th and Central Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Business Expo September 17 A community showcase of the area’s top businesses. Expo features products and services in a casual fun atmosphere.  Door prizes, music, and food. The...

An Evening with Pia Mellody

Event Date Sep 25, 2015 at 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
San Carlos at Ninth Avenue Carmel, CA 93923

Presented by the Beacon House. A talk by Pia Mellody about addition, relationships, and the spiritual path to recovery.  

First Friday

Event Date Oct 2, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday October 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...

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar

Event Date Oct 3, 2015 at 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar October 3 Local elementary school children welcome the Monarchs to Pacific Grove during this annual parade (10:30am), followed by the Butterfly Bazaar...

Make it Sustainable Celebration

Event Date Oct 3 - Oct 4, 2015All Day Event
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

#MakeItSustainable all weekend long at our fall Cooking for Solutions event, complete with celebrity book signings, cooking demonstrations and sustainable food tastings from land and sea. The festivities...

The Best of Eastern Canada Chamber Trip

Event Date Oct 4 - Oct 11, 2015All Day Event
593 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The Best of Eastern Canada October 4 - 11, 2015 8 Days, 11 Meals Double $3,259 per person Highlights: Montreal, Quebec City, Ottawa, 1000 Islands, Toronto, Niagara Falls Includes...

Fiesta del Mar

Event Date Oct 18, 2015All Day Event
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Latin American traditions come alive during this celebration of ocean conservation! With live music, cultural dance, animal feedings presented bilingually and crafts for kids, there’s something...

China Classic Discovery Trip

Event Date Nov 2 - Nov 11, 2015All Day Event
593 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce and Pacific Grove Travel present China Classic Discovery Trip Beijing—Xian—Shanghai November 2-11, 2015 Only $2299 per...

First Friday

Event Date Nov 6, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday November 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...

Flavors of Pacific Grove

Event Date Nov 7, 2015 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
2700 17 Mile Drive Pebble Beach, CA 93953

Flavors of Pacific Grove November 7 A celebration of the great chefs of Pacific Grove at The Inn at Spanish Bay. More than 120 donations of trips, restaurant certificates, accommodations...

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay

Event Date Nov 8, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay November 8                      The scenic...

Christmas Tree Lighting

Event Date Nov 30, 2015 at 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Jewell Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony November 30 Festivities at Jewell Park include live entertainment by school bands and choruses, followed by caroling and refreshments at Chautauqua...

Christmas at the Inns

Event Date Dec 1 - Dec 2, 2015 at 1:00 am to 1:00 am
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Christmas at the Inns December 1 and 2 Visit 10 bed & breakfast inns decorated for the holidays in Victorian-era splendor.  Limited number of tickets sold.  Entertainment...

14th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights

Event Date Dec 3, 2015 at 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

14th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights December 3 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 4, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

First Friday December 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...

22nd Annual Stillwell's Fun in the Park

Event Date Dec 5, 2015 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Caledonia Park Pacific Grove, CA 93950

22nd Annual Stillwell’s Fun in the Park December 5 Caledonia Park in downtown PG behind the Post Office will be the site of a huge holiday party.  Lots of wintry fun for...

Community Open House

Event Date Dec 5 - Dec 13, 2015All Day Event
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940

Free admission for residents of Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties. Visitors must present a photo ID and proof of residence at the main entrance. Current student identification from colleges...

Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run/Walk

Event Date Dec 12, 2015All Day Event
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Jingle Bell Run/Walk December 12 In cooperation with the Monterey Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation of Northern California, the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a 5K race...

6th Annual Carmel Jewish Film Festival

Event Date Mar 5 - Mar 20, 2016All Day Event
Various - Check the website for more information

The 6th Annual Carmel Jewish Film Festival begins Sunday, March 5th, and runs through Sunday, March 20, 2016.   Additional information about all films and events can be found on the Carmel...

CBI Travels to Israel 2016!

Event Date Apr 6 - Apr 17, 2016All Day Event
Congregation Beth Israel 5716 Carmel Valley Road Carmel 93923

Congregation Beth Israel is leading another community trip to Israel!  It is not too early to sign up for the April 6-17, 2016 tour.  We will arrive in Tel Aviv and within our first 24...

59th Annual Good Old Days Celebration

Event Date Apr 9 - Apr 10, 2016 at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

The 59th Annual Good Old Days Celebration will be held on Saturday & Sunday, April 9 & 10, 2016. The largest arts and craft show in the county, the Good Old Days boasts over 225 art and...

Northern Spain: Landmarks, Culture & Cuisine Chamber Trip

Event Date Apr 15 - Apr 27, 2016All Day Event
593 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Northern Spain: Landmarks, Culture & Cuisine April 15 - 27, 2016 13 Days, 16 Meals, Double $4,559 per person Highlights: Madrid, Prado Museum, La Rioja, Winery Tour & Tasting,...