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04-24-2014

Special Events

"Mystery Edition" Presented by Carmel Public Library Foundation

04/24/2014
7pm
San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue
Venue: Sunset Center
Type: Special Events
Location: Sunset Center
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Set in the beautiful Sunset Center Theater, Mystery Edition features three bestselling and internationally acclaimed authors, Jeffery Deaver, John Lescroart, Elizabeth George. They will engage in casual conversation about their published works, works in progress, their lives as writers, and the value of supporting commu... more

Planet Gemini Karaoke Party

9:00pm -1:30am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
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Join us at Planet Gemini on our Fireside Lounge for an out of this world Karaoke Party. Come experience a fun loving and comfortable environment. Voted Monterey Bays Best Karaoke venue! more

04-25-2014

Asilomar Ramble - the history of Asilomar Conference Grounds

04/11/2014 - 05/31/2014
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
800 Asilomar Avenue
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Type: Special Events
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Take a FREE tour with California State Parks! Join a State Park staff person for "The Asilomar Ramble". This park-led tour provides a wealth of knowledge about the coastal refuge, and you will walk away with a new perspective or a renewed appreciation of Asilomar's natural and cultural history. Our most popular... more

Big Sur International Marathon Expo

04/25/2014 - 04/26/2014
1 Portola Plaza
Venue: Monterey Conference Center
Type: Special Events
Location: Monterey Conference Center
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At the Expo, participants in the Marathon, Relay, 21-, 10.6- and 9-Milers, 5K and 3K will pick up their race bibs, goody bags and event shirts. There will be over 80 vendors, businesses and other race representatives at the Expo offering a variety of fitness apparel and equipment as well as providing health and fitness r... more

Elizabeth and the Catapult live at the Henry Miller Library!

04/25/2014
7 pm
48603 Highway One
Venue: Henry Miller Memorial Library
Type: Special Events
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Brooklyn's Elizabeth and the Catapult in concert with Boston's Via Audio doors @ 7PM, BYOB $10 tickets in advance here $12 at the door FB event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/728433870521846/?ref=5 Only 25 miles south of Carmel in the heart of Big Sur - no better place to see live music! more

Friday Live Comedy on the Planet

8:00 pm-1:30 am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
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Planet Gemini is Monterey’s #1 comedy and dance nightspot! Featuring local & nationally known headlining comedians and major stars as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, Evening at the Improv and more!!! Join us for gratifying entertainment every Friday & Saturday evening. We feature one Comedy show from 9:15-10... more

Planet Gemini Karaoke Party

9:00pm -1:30am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
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Join us at Planet Gemini on our Fireside Lounge for an out of this world Karaoke Party. Come experience a fun loving and comfortable environment. Voted Monterey Bays Best Karaoke venue! more

Reflection

04/25/2014 - 04/27/2014
Friday 7:30-9:30 pm, Saturday 8:00-10:00 pm, Sunday 3:00-5:00 pm
San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue
Venue: Sunset Center
Type: Special Events
Location: Sherwood Hall at Steinbeck Institute for Arts and Culture & The Sunset Center
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Inspired by earlier works, Rossini borrows his own themes to compose the Overture to The Barber of Seville, his most popular work. Saint-Saëns’ The Carnival of the Animals was an exercise written purely for fun, the composer’s reflection on 13 different creatures. Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 captures ... more

St. Lawrence String Quartet with soprano Jessica Rivera

04/25/2014
8:00 pm
San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue
Venue: Sunset Center
Type: Special Events
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The St. Lawrence String Quartet has established itself among the world-class chamber ensembles of its generation. Its mission: bring every piece of music to the audience in vivid color. With soprano Jessica Rivera. "From weighty adventurism to Arcadian perfection" – Sydney Morning Herald Program: Haydn |... more

Tours of Monterey State Historic Park Adobes

04/18/2014 - 05/04/2014
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
20 Custom House Plaza
Type: Special Events
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Selected adobes in Monterey State Historic Park will be open on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday holidays through the Summer Season into fall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Walking tours of the wharf on those days are available at 10:30, 12:30 and 2:00. Open buildings include Custom House, Pacific House and Cooper Museum Stor... more

04-26-2014

Asilomar Ramble - the history of Asilomar Conference Grounds

04/11/2014 - 05/31/2014
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
800 Asilomar Avenue
Venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds
Type: Special Events
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Take a FREE tour with California State Parks! Join a State Park staff person for "The Asilomar Ramble". This park-led tour provides a wealth of knowledge about the coastal refuge, and you will walk away with a new perspective or a renewed appreciation of Asilomar's natural and cultural history. Our most popular... more

Big Sur International Marathon Expo

04/25/2014 - 04/26/2014
1 Portola Plaza
Venue: Monterey Conference Center
Type: Special Events
Location: Monterey Conference Center
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At the Expo, participants in the Marathon, Relay, 21-, 10.6- and 9-Milers, 5K and 3K will pick up their race bibs, goody bags and event shirts. There will be over 80 vendors, businesses and other race representatives at the Expo offering a variety of fitness apparel and equipment as well as providing health and fitness r... more

Butterflies & Bees at the Museum of Monterey Stanton Center!

04/26/2014
1-4 pm
5 Custom House Plaza
Venue: Museum of Monterey
Type: Special Events
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Join us for a day of fun and education at the Museum of Monterey Stanton Center as we celebrate the wonderful pollinators all around us! Included in the day’s events are the documentary Monarch Movement, filmed in the Pacific Grove Monarch Sanctuary by Robert Pacelli and narrated by “The Butterfly Lady&rdquo... more

Exclusive Screening of Spirit of the Marathon II

04/26/2014
4:30pm - 7:30pm
5 Custom House Plaza
Venue: Museum of Monterey
Type: Special Events
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Get yourself in the marathon spirit heading into the Big Sur International Marathon with this exclusive screening of The Spirit of the Marathon II movie at the Museum of Monterey. Following the film is a reception and meet & greet with one of the films featured runners, Julie Weiss, (known as the Marathon Goddess), a... more

Planet Gemini Karaoke Party

9:00pm -1:30am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
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Join us at Planet Gemini on our Fireside Lounge for an out of this world Karaoke Party. Come experience a fun loving and comfortable environment. Voted Monterey Bays Best Karaoke venue! more

Reflection

04/25/2014 - 04/27/2014
Friday 7:30-9:30 pm, Saturday 8:00-10:00 pm, Sunday 3:00-5:00 pm
San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue
Venue: Sunset Center
Type: Special Events
Location: Sherwood Hall at Steinbeck Institute for Arts and Culture & The Sunset Center
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Inspired by earlier works, Rossini borrows his own themes to compose the Overture to The Barber of Seville, his most popular work. Saint-Saëns’ The Carnival of the Animals was an exercise written purely for fun, the composer’s reflection on 13 different creatures. Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 captures ... more

Salinas Earth Day Celebration!

04/26/2014
10:00am-1:00pm
1395 Nogal Dr
Type: Special Events
Location: Natividad Creek Park
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Come celebrate Earth Day with Return of the Natives! On April 26th, we will meet at Natividad Creek Park for a day of service and fun! Ongoing restoration efforts by volunteers at Natividad Creek Park have made this a thriving and beautiful community park and healthy wildlife habitat!Volunteers are invited to help keep ... more

Saturday Live Comedy on the Planet

8:00 pm-1:30 am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
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Planet Gemini is Monterey’s #1 comedy and dance nightspot! Featuring local & nationally known headlining comedians and major stars as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, Evening at the Improv and more!!! Join us for gratifying entertainment every Friday & Saturday evening. We feature one Comedy show from 9:15-10... more

Science Saturday: Identification Day

04/26/2014
11:00am - 3:00pm
165 Forest Avenue
Venue: Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
Type: Special Events
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Bring your shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and plants to Identification Day! Natural science experts from the Bureau of Land Management will do their best to identify those mystery flowers, feathers, and rocks from your yard, while their archaeologists will be on hand to tell you more about that mysterious garag... more

SpectorDance Presents "Annalivia" - An Evening of Live Music & Dance

04/26/2014
7:30 p.m.
3343 Paul Davis Drive
Venue: SpectorDance
Type: Special Events
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SpectorDance presents an evening of live music and dance. Bluegrass/folk band "Annalivia" from Boston will perform with the SpectorDance Youth Company. Also featured, a special showing of "Figures in the Dust" based on John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath in honor of the 75th anniversary of the novel... more

Supervised Practice for Juniors - Ages 13 -18

04/26/2014 - 05/31/2014
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
1 McClure Way
Venue: Bayonet & Blackhorse Golf Course
Type: Special Events
Location: United States
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Weekly Practice Sessions Supervised by PGA Professionals and Apprentices. Focus on building confident players through developing purposeful practice routines and engaging juniors with drills, games and competition. Curriculum seamlessly integrates golf etiquette, history and the rules of golf to produce well-rounded jun... more

Talk with Pearl Means, widow of Native-American activist Russell Means

04/26/2014
7:30 pm
48603 Highway One
Venue: Henry Miller Memorial Library
Type: Special Events
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The Henry Miller Library announces "If You’ve Forgotten the Names of The Clouds, You’ve Lost Your Way:" a reading, talk and presentation by Pearl Means., Saturday, April 26th at 7:30 pm, by donation Russell Means, who died in 2012 at age 72, wrote “If You’ve Forgotten the Names of the Cl... more

Tours of Monterey State Historic Park Adobes

04/18/2014 - 05/04/2014
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
20 Custom House Plaza
Type: Special Events
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Selected adobes in Monterey State Historic Park will be open on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday holidays through the Summer Season into fall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Walking tours of the wharf on those days are available at 10:30, 12:30 and 2:00. Open buildings include Custom House, Pacific House and Cooper Museum Stor... more

04-27-2014

Big Sur International Marathon

04/27/2014
Type: Special Events
Location: Big Sur & Carmel, CA
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The Big Sur Marathon is 26.2 miles of the most beautiful coastline in the world - and, for runners, the most challenging. The athletes who participate in the Big Sur International Marathon may draw inspiration from the spectacular views, but it takes major discipline to conquer the hills of Highway One on the way to the ... more

Call to the Coast - Martino Hoss Artist's Reception

04/27/2014
3-6pm
Dolores between Ocean and 7th
Venue: Trio Carmel
Type: Special Events
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Martino Hoss grew up in the Salinas Valley enjoying the beauty of the local area. A strong call to the coast has brought him back to the Monterey Peninsula with a fresh eye and appreciation of this rich landscape, explored through his pastel on copper medium. He hopes this work invokes a memory of a place you may have ... more

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