Do you love a fun free birthday party with beautiful views of the beautiful Monterey Bay? Fisherman's Wharf Association is holding its FREE Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf 174rd Birthday Celebration for all ages at historic Old Fisherman’s Wharf in Monterey, California, on Sunday, October 13th. This special celebration will take place during the Monterey’s History Fest weekend.
Here’s the details of the birthday party you won’t want to miss…
When: Sunday, October 13, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf (GPS to 101 Washington Street, Monterey, CA)
What: This free family-friendly event will feature an array of fun activities:

  • Live entertainment by The Money Band from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Money Band

  • Master of Ceremonies David Marzetti

David Marzetti

  • Free prize drawings every half hour
  •  Meet the Mayor: Meet & Greet with City of Monterey Mayor Clyde Roberson at 3:00 p.m. and he will cut the first slice of Wharf Birthday cake at 3:30 pm
  • Free Wharf Birthday Cake at the Wharf Tent (front of Abalonetti Bar & Grill) at 3:30 pm  
  • Dance Kids of Monterey County - Dance Demo from 1:45 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Meet & Greets with Monterey Police, Fire and Hidden Heroes
  • Monterey Fire Boat Demos 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm 
  • Monterey Fire Boat Tours 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm at the California Dock
  • Photo Ops with seven Storm Troopers
  • Photo Ops with costumed Birthday Princesses
  • Mermaid Stilt Walker and a Pirate Stilt Walker

Stilt Walker

  • Meet and Greets with four local authors
  • An amazing Giant Bubble Performer
  • Two fabulous Face Painters
  • Free one-hour “Wharf Walks” with Fisheries Historian Tim Thomas at 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm starting at the head of the Wharf
  • Costumed marine animals roaming the Wharf providing more photo ops
  • Wharf Birthday Bites for (purchase) offered by many Wharf restaurants and other Wharf Birthday merchandise and ocean activities specials
  • A commemoration of the Argentine sailor pirate Hippolyte Bouchard who raided and occupied Monterey in 1818. Come in a pirate or sailor costume and take “selfies” with pirate statues at Pirate’s Cove on the Wharf

More information: or call (831) 238-0777