Featured Events

Jul
29
2014

Carmel Bach Festival

Jul. 19-Aug. 2
The Carmel Bach Festival has a 75-year history of artistic excellence and community…more
Aug
2
2014

Salinas Valley Half Marathon

Aug. 2
The Salinas Valley Half Marathon begins at the historic Soledad Mission, established…more
Aug
11
2014

Monterey Auto Week

Aug. 11-Aug. 17
Classic automobiles take over the Monterey Peninsula during Monterey Auto Week and…more
Aug
12
2014

Concours On The Avenue

Aug. 12
Sixth Annual Carmel-By-The-Sea Concours On The Avenue......Carmel's world famous…more
Aug
14
2014

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Aug. 14-Aug. 17
The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion is a cornerstone of Monterey…more
Aug
15
2014

Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally

Aug. 15
The colorful 20th Annual Pacific Grove Concourse Auto Rally will be held on Friday,…more
Aug
16
2014

Concorso Italiano

Aug. 16
A celebration of Italian style, featuring the most spectacular display of Italian…more
Aug
17
2014

Concours d'Elegance

Aug. 17
This spectacular event exhibits some of the most unique pre-war and post-war cars,…more
Aug
22
2014

Sand City West End Celebration

Aug. 22-Aug. 24
The streets of Sand City come alive for the West End Celebration! Sand City is…more
Aug
23
2014

First City Festival

Aug. 23-Aug. 24
Experience a weekend of music, food, and fresh ocean air at the site of the iconic…more
Aug
27
2014

Monterey County Fair

Aug. 27-Sep. 1
The annual Monterey County Fair is always fun for all, with livestock exhibition,…more
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Amgen Tour of California

Amgen Tour of California

Amgen Tour of California Sweepstakes

This contest is now closed.

Get ready and get set for California's version of the Tour de France coming to Monterey on May 14th!

The Amgen Tour of California cycling road race features professional cyclists from around the globe who will spin their way through 740 miles of California's most iconic highways, byways and roads.

The Amgen Tour of California spotlight will be on Monterey May 14th when the race officially kicks off stage 4 presented by Visit California at 11:50am. This 105 mile portion of the race, also dubbed the most scenic, begins on Monterey's historic Alvarado Street near Old Fisherman's Wharf. Cyclists will then make their way to Highway One where they will cross over Bixby Bridge, into Big Sur before finishing the stage in Cambria.  

We want you to experience the thrilling action with 1 night at Hotel Pacific in downtown Monterey, 2 VIP passes to the start of stage 4 in Monterey and 2 passes to the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium. 

Prize packages includes:

     *Contest ends April 15, 2014

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