Get up close and personal with culinary legend Jacques Pépin. Marvel at the unique dance stylings of the Smuin Ballet. With acts like these and more, you will not want to miss any of these epic events coming to the Sunset Center this fall. Mark up your calendar, get your tickets and head to Carmel-by-the-Sea!

An Evening with Jacques and Claudine Pépin: Heart and Soul

October 8

“The Original Iron Chef” Jacques Pépin and his wife Claudine Pépin make an appearance at the Sunset Center for one unforgettable evening. The world-renowned chef, author and educator will discuss his love of cooking and his successes in the kitchen which include 25 cookbooks and 12 highly acclaimed public television shows. $59-$79.

The Havana Cuba All-Stars: Cuban Nights

November 17

Heat up the night and get your groove on during a special performance from the Havana Cuba All-Stars. The multi-piece ensemble is sure to have you moving up and down the aisle. $39-$59.

The Monterey Symphony: A Midsummer Night's Dream

November 19 & 20

Prepare to be swept away by the incredible talents of the Monterey Symphony. “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” features works from the classical greats including Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn. $28-$77.

Dave Mason: Alone Together Again

November 29

Legendary rocker Dave Mason swings by the Sunset Center for a night full of soulful songs and incredible guitar playing. This Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee is best known as a founding member of the group Traffic, and continues performing as a solo artist with sold-out shows all over the world. $45-$65.

Smuin Ballet's The Christmas Ballet

December 2 & 3

Get in the holiday spirit at the Christmas Ballet performed by the stellar cast of the Smuin Ballet. From classical to cool and contemporary, Smuin offers two acts filled with a stunning and original array of ballet, tap, and jazz. $57-$73.

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