Get your groove on at PacRep this weekend during the “Boogie Wonderland Tribute Concert” with the best disco tribute band on the Central Coast. Guests are encouraged to boogie in the aisles as the Golden Bough dances the night away to songs like YMCA, Stayin’ Alive, Play that Funky Music, I Will Survive and more. Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 8:30pm and Sunday at 2pm. Monte Verde between 8th and 9th, Carmel-b-the-Sea. $75.
Custom House Plaza has transformed into a winter wonderland complete with an ice rink overlooking Monterey Bay! Monday-Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 12pm-8pm. 4 Custom House Plaza. $13 for adults and $11 for children.
First Night Monterey celebrates the lively arts scene in Monterey County with its family-friendly celebration of the arts on New Year’s Eve. Over thirty venues hold concurrent performances and activities for both children and adults, culminating in a convergence on Custom House Plaza, Monterey State Historic Park to ring in 2017. Live music ranges from classical to Irish traditional to experimental hip-hop. 3pm-midnight. Downtown Monterey. $24 for adults and $18 for children.
First Night Monterey isn’t the only NYE celebration taking place in Monterey County! Click here for a full list of NYE dinners and parties including the New Year’s Eve Dinner Dance at Embassy Suites, NYE Party at 201 Main in Salinas and “Dancing through the Decades” in Pebble Beach.
CB Brand performs at the Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur tonight. 10pm. 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur. Free event.
Happy New Year! Live up to your New Year's resolutions with a run to kick off the beginning of 2017 during Rio Grill's Resolution Run! This 6.5 mile foot race and 3-mile family fun run are set on a breathtaking cross-country course. The race begins at Rio Grill in Carmel, CA. 8am. 101 Crossroads Blvd, Carmel. $45.