All Weekend

Get those dancing shoes out for this weekend’s Jazz Bash by the Bay! This wall-to-wall music fest is full of vintage jazz and swing all taking place at the Portola Hotel & Spa in downtown Monterey. Four performance and dance stages will be rocking all weekend long! 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey. Friday-Sunday. $45-$60.

Consider yourself a movie buff? Then you are going to love the 6th Annual Carmel Jewish Film Festival. Starting Saturday you can get your fill of award-winning films from the U.S., Israel, Germany, Hungary, and the U.K at the Congregation Beth Israel in Carmel. Saturday-Sunday. 5716 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel. $12-$30.

Friday

Ignite your passion for adventure, action, and travel at the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour this evening. The Golden State Theatre in Monterey will feature several of the festival’s environmental and cultural films. 7pm. 417 Alvarado Street, Monterey. $20.

Saturday

Enjoy an evening of music and conversation with Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges tonight at the Golden State Theatre. 8pm. 417 Alvarado Street, Monterey. $36-$86.

Enjoy live music from Luke Sweeney tonight at the Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur. 10pm. 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur. Free event.