All Weekend

Sand City’s favorite weekend is finally here! The West End Celebration kicks off on Friday with a fundraising event followed by an action packed weekend full of art, live music on two separate stages, food vendors and more. This year they celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love with musical acts like Big Brother & The Holding Company, WildCard, and Amy Warren. Sand City. Friday-Sunday. Free event.

Love classic Hollywood movies? Head over to the Pacific Repertory Theatre in Carmel-by-the-Sea for a musical performance of "Hooray for Hollywood!” where you’ll see scenes from classics like Casablanca and James Bond. Monte Verde between 8th and 9th, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2pm. $8-$44.

Bring out the kids for a stunning live performance of Peter Pan at the magical PacRep Outdoor Forest Theatre in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2pm. Santa Rita & Mountain View, Carmel. $8-$36.

The Pink Flamingo Theatre showcases “The Oldest Profession” about five aging practitioners facing a diminishing clientele, increased competition for their niche market and aching joints during the Ronald Regan era.  Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm. 2115 North Fremont Ave #C, Monterey. $20.

Enjoy live jazz music at Cibo Ristorante Friday and Saturday nights all summer long! 5pm-8pm. 301 Alvarado Street, Monterey. Free event.


Kick off your weekend in Seaside during their popular Hot Cars Cool Nights summer car show. Scope out all sorts of four-wheeled eye candy including classic cars, hot rods and muscle cars. 4pm-8pm. Echo Avenue, Seaside. Free event. $5 to enter a car.

Enjoy classic covers from Field of Eden from local favorite Kiki Wow at Café Trieste this afternoon. 6:30pm. 409 Alvarado Ave., Monterey. Free event, donations accepted.


Get the kids into the museum during Science Saturday at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History. Today they dig into fossils with an array of hands-on activities like decorating fossil necklaces, creating casts and much more. 10am-3pm. 165 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove. Free event.

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History

Feel rejuvenated after a session of Yoga in the Vines at Folktale Winery this morning. Instructor Kate Balog guides guests through a 90 minute yoga session in the Rose Vineyard followed by a complimentary glass of Folktale wine. 10am-11:30am. 8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel. $20.

Bring the kids out for a special screening of “Fantastic Planet” at Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey. 5pm-7pm. 5 Custom House Plaza. $10 for adults, $5 for kids.

The Monterey Bay Aquarium stays up past its bedtime for the summertime series, Evenings by the Bay. Enjoy the aquarium’s extended hours and listen to live music, enjoy sustainable food and sample wines from local wineries. 6pm-8pm. 886 Cannery Row, Monterey. Free with admission. 


Fill up on corned beef, pastrami sandwiches, brisket, blintzes, kugel, potato latkes, matzo ball soup and more during the 30th Annual Jewish Food Festival at Congregation Beth Israel. After you get your food fix partake in live music, dancing, singing and shopping from artisan vendors. l0:30am-4pm. 5716 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley. Free event.

New York Style Deli

Kick back, relax and enjoy live music at Folktale Winery on Carmel Valley Road. This afternoon John Sherry stops by for classic rock and blues favorites. 4:30pm-7:30pm. 8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel. Free event.