Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Feast of Lanterns
For over one hundred years the citizens of Pacific Grove have celebrated its history and culture with a summer festival called the Feast of Lanterns. This Festival has evolved over its 100-plus year history from the ceremonial end to the Chautauqua Assembly with a lantern parade to the beach and fireworks over the bay to a multi-cultural community event filled with entertainment.
Gilroy Garlic Festival
July 24th, 25th and 26th 2015. Right off the 101 Highway, 18 miles north of campground is the annual Garlic Festival, held in Gilroy, Calif. This event is held every year and has garlic made every way possible. You have to try their garlic ice cream. This is nothing like anything else you have ever tried. A lot of different vendors and a weekend full of events. Come stay at our park and have the comforts of cool weather and the easy drive to Gilroy. We are always 15 to 20 degrees cooler than 10 miles down the Highway.
Moss Landing Antique Fair
July 26, 2015 starting at 7:30 am.
You can browse hundreds of booths
and shops for antiques and collectibles.
The day is kicked off by a pancake breakfast.
All day there are local treats available such as a fish fry,
artichokes, strawberries, burritos, sandwiches and hot dogs.
This event is a charitable event for the community and the Chamber of Commerce. It provides support for youth groups, volunteer groups, service organizations, and local non-profit. Parking is free. $5.00 entry fee, children under 12 are free. For more information call the Moss Landing Chamber of Commerce (831) 633-4501.
Salinas Valley Half Marathon
Take in the fresh air and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the "Salad Bowl of the World" during the Salinas Valley Half Marathon on August 2nd. Runners and walkers will be delighted with stunning sights along Salinas Valley's Foothill and River Roads along the Santa Lucia mountain range.
Monterey Car Week and Concours d'Elegance
tradition going back over half a century, the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is where the world's collector cars meet and compete. Only the 200 best collector cars in the world roll onto the legendary 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links, and only a handful of those will receive official recognition for style, technical merit and historical accuracy.
But the Concours is only the final event in a packed week celebrating the classic automobile! All over Monterey County, classic cars take to streets, golf courses, parks and the world-renowned Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, surrounding visitors with automobiles from yesteryear.