All Weekend

Watch the entertaining Todd Paul at Planet Gemini as he fuses a little bit of comedy, magic and juggling into one performance! Stay for karaoke or the After Party where local DJs mix up the latest hits. Friday and Saturday from 8pm-1:30am, 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey. $10.

Friday

"It's a pirate's life for me" at the Museum of Monterey tonight. Watch as the Shifty Sailors sing nautical themed tunes about life on the open seas. Reception at 6pm and show at 7pm, 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey. $10.

Big Sur favorite Songs Hotbox Harry Taught Us stops by the Fernwood Tavern tonight for a night full of folk and classic country music. The seven-piece band delights with instruments ranging from a fiddle to the drums. 9pm, 47200 Highway One, Big Sur. Free event.

Saturday

Get set, get ready, and go! The Winery Walk, Rock and Run gets going early this morning for a five mile journey through the scenic terrain at Paraiso Vineyards. The Post Party will include a fabulous lunch, massages, entertainment and wine! 10am-3pm, 3860 Paraiso Springs Road, Soledad. Participant fees are $100 and spectator fees are $30. Click here to register.

Winery Walk, Rock & Run

Kids need something to do this Saturday? Head to the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History! Today's Science Saturday will focus on "Endangered Monterey" and highlights some of the near extinct species in the area. 11am-3pm, 165 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove. Free event.

Evenings by the Bay is back at the Monterey Bay Aquarium! The summer series includes jazz musicians in the exhibits that make the aquarium so magical. Tonight jazz flutist Kenny Stahl and his friends jam in the Marine Mammal Gallery. 6pm-8pm, 886 Cannery Row, Monterey. Free with aquarium admission.

The Monterey Bay Derby Dames battle it out tonight at the Water City Sports Complex in Marina. Don't miss this intense bout between the Steinwreckers and the Babes of Wrath. 7pm, 2800 2nd Avenue, Marina. $13.25 in advance and $15 at the door.

Head over to the Fernwood Tavern tonight to hear live music from Olivia Mancini. 9pm, 47200 Highway One, Big Sur. Free event.

Sunday

Relax at the Big Sur River Inn this afternoon with jams from Along Came Betty. The jazz quintet is the perfect background music for your lazy day in Big Sur. 1pm, 46840 Highway One, Big Sur. Free event.

Tonight's Evenings by the Bay at the Monterey Bay Aquarium features live music from Pete Lips and Friends. 6pm-8pm, 886 Cannery Row, Monterey. Free with aquarium admission.

Just need to dance? Hit up Planet Gemini tonight for a night full of salsa music and dancing. Salsa classes are also available to those just getting started. 9pm-1:30am. 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey. $5-$20.