All Weekend

Looking for some Easter weekend events? Click here to view "Monterey County's Best Easter Events & Brunches."

The largest collection of wildflowers on the continent is at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History this weekend. Stop by the 53rd Annual Wildflower Show for a peek at the 600 different species of beautiful and fragrant blooms. Friday-Sunday from 10am to 5pm. 165 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove. $5.

Funny guy Sean Peabody is at Planet Gemini this Friday and Saturday for a hilarious stand-up act with special guest Bill Scott. Stay afterwards for karaoke and dancing. Friday and Saturday at 8pm. 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey. $10.

Saturday

Experience a full day of fun at Asilomar Conference Grounds highlighting its famous architect, Julia Morgan. Today California State Parks pays tribute to this California icon with live music, fashions from the early 1900s, and tours of her buildings on the Asilomar Conference Grounds. 11am-4pm. 800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove. Free event.

Get your little bunnies ready for Easter at MY Museum! Today the Easter Bunny himself stops by for a hop along, photos, egg decorating, face painting and more. 1pm-2:30pm. 425 Washington Street, Monterey. Free with admission.

It's spring which means it's time for a new spring wardrobe! Let the folks at the Carmel Plaza help you out during their Fashion Show this afternoon. Over 50 models from 13 Plaza stores will walk the runway with colorful spring like fashions for men, women and children. 1pm-3pm. Ocean Avenue and Mission Street, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Free event.

Get a glimpse of Monterey County's most beautiful wildflowers this afternoon on a hike through Garland Ranch in Carmel Valley. The 2.5 mile hike is expected to last 2 hours. Don't forget to wear good shoes and to bring snacks and water. 3pm. East Garzas Trailhead, Garland Ranch, Carmel Valley. Free event.

Singer-songwriter-instrumentalist Phoebe Hunt stops by the Henry Miller Library tonight for a magical concert under the redwoods in Big Sur. Doors open at 7pm and music begins at 8pm. 48603 Highway One, Big Sur. $10.

Head on over to the Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur for a live performance from the Donnis Trio. 9pm, 47200 Highway One, Big Sur. Free event.

Sunday

Happy Easter! Celebrate with a great brunch at one of these eateries in Monterey County. Click here to view the complete list. 

Easter Brunch

Get a breath of fresh air this morning with guides from the Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District. Today hikers will explore Palo Corona's lower loops and meander through open meadows and coastal chaparral. The 3.5 mile hike is expected to last 2 to 3 hours. Don't forget to wear good shoes and to bring snacks and water. 10am. Palo Corona Barn, Carmel. Free event.