Round up the kiddos and catch an adventurous musical performance of Madagascar Live! at the Golden Bough Theatre. Follow the journey of a pack of animal friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves in the madcap world of King Julien. Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2pm. Monte Verde between 8th and 9th, Carmel-by-the-Sea. $8 for children and $25 for adults.
The Monterey Symphony presents their third concert all weekend long. “Shakespeare in Music” features Russian violinist Sergej Krylov and includes works by Beethoven, Brahms and Sibelius. Friday at 7:30pm at Sherwood Hall, Saturday at 8pm at the Sunset Center and Sunday at 3pm at the Sunset Center. $28-$77.
Catch a performance of JANKA at the Pink Flamingo Theater. This is a true story of one woman's journey of survival and hope, through two of history's most notorious death camps to the shores of the United States and the embrace of the American Dream. Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm.. 2115 North Fremont Ave #C, Monterey. $25.
Chocolate and wine; need we say more? Join the Monterey Library for their Chocolate & Wine Tasting Benefit. Sweethearts can sample a variety of local wines, Prosecco and Ports as well as sugary treats including cookies, brownies, cupcakes and chocolate, of course! 7pm-9pm 625 Pacific Street, Monterey. $30 in advance and $35 at the door.
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.
Kick back, relax and enjoy live music at Folktale Winery on Carmel Valley Road. This afternoon singer and guitarist Austin Metreyeon stops by covering a range of artists and genres. 4:30pm-7:30pm. 8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel. Free event.
Hét Hat Club stops by Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur for a night full of international jazz jams. 10pm. 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur. $25.
Grab a glass of vino and enjoy live music at Folktale Winery. Singer/songwriter and guitarist Fred McCarty stops by for an afternoon full of country and rock favorites. 4:30pm-7:30pm. 8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel. Free event.
Get excited to see Monterey County on the big screen during the premiere of HBO’s miniseries “Big Little Lies.” Watch Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon on the screen with iconic Monterey landscapes as its backdrop. Join the Monterey County Film Commission for a special screening at Carmel Mission Inn. 5pm-7:30pm. 3665 Rio Road, Carmel. $5.