All Weekend

You will have a few chances this weekend to catch the science fiction production A Number at Circle Theatre in Carmel-by-the-Sea! The story is told from a father and his sons and addresses tragic and dark issues in human cloning. Saturday at 2pm and 7:30pm and Sunday at 2pm. Monte Verde St. and 8th, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Tickets $7-$35. The Chris Robinson Brotherhood and special guest Howlin Rain will play on Saturday and Sunday nights at the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur. Chris Robinson, formerly of the Black Crowes, will bring down the house with his folk and psychedelic styles. Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 3pm, Highway One, Big Sur. $22.

Friday

The Don Pendergrass Trio will play tonight at Santa Lucia Cafe. The trio will perform smooth jazz and R&B hits using keys, bass and drums. 7pm-10pm, 484 Washington Street, Monterey. No cover. Big Sur’s Henry Miller Library will feature a special presentation and screening of the The Wrecking Crew. “The Wrecking Crew” was the name given to a group of 20 to 30 studio musicians used in the LA recording industry during the ‘60s. The group created records with Elvis Presley, Herb Alpert, the Beach Boys, Sonny and Cher, Frank Sinatra, and the Monkees among many others. This documentary was made by Denny Tedesco (son of famous guitarist Tommy Tedesco) and includes interviews with many of the living members of the Wrecking Crew. 7:30, Highway One, Big Sur. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Circle Theatre in charming Carmel-by-the-Sea will feature a performance of Eurydice tonight. This modernized story comes from the Greek myth of Orpheus. The plot takes Eurydice on a journey through life and death and when she is reunited with her father in the Underworld she must choose between the land of the living or the dead. 7:30pm, Monte Verde St. and 8th, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Tickets $7-$35. The Wharf Rats will be jamming tonight at Bullwacker’s! These locals will play covers of the greatest songs in blues, classic rock and southern rock! 8:30pm, 653 Cannery Row, Monterey. No cover. Rex Wheeler will be back at London Bridge Pub tonight. Grab a beer and listen to his electric acoustic jams. 9pm, 256 Figueroa St., Wharf #2, Monterey. No cover.

Saturday

Don’t miss the Roger Eddy Duo at Santa Lucia Cafe tonight! The duo will slow things down with a little jazz and R&B. 7pm-10pm, 484 Washington Street, Monterey. No cover. Rock out at the Sunset Center tonight with a special concert, Ricky Nelson Remembered. Ricky’s twin boys, Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, will play a tribute to their father and play some of his classic hits from the ‘50s and ‘60s. 8pm, San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Tickets $39-$58. Get wild at Bullwacker’s tonight with the Wild Turkeys! This energized group will play classic rock hits from the Black Crowes, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd and more! 8:30pm, 653 Cannery Row, Monterey. No cover. Head to Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur for a concert from Sparrows Gate! Their sound is an acoustic blend of southern rock and folk. Come early and enjoy dinner at the Redwood Grill Restaurant! 9pm, 47200 Highway One, Big Sur. No cover. A Band of Ninjas will once again grace the stage at London Bridge Pub tonight. They will mix things up with a little bit of classic rock, country, pop and more! 9:30pm, 256 Figueroa St., Wharf #2, Monterey. No cover.

Sunday

Set out on a hike into the Redwood Canyon and along Garzas Creek with the Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District. Visitors should expect to see tons of wildflowers, ferns, redwoods and an explosion of color! The hike is 3.3 miles and will last approximately 2-3 hours. Don’t forget good shoes, water and snacks! 9am, East Garzas Trailhead, Garland Ranch Regional Park, Carmel Valley. Don't miss Sunday Music by the River at Big Sur River Inn! Carmel Valley locals, The Cachagua Boys will play a little Cajun and folk flair on the patio this afternoon! 1pm-5pm, Highway One at Pheneger Creek, Big Sur. No cover.