All Weekend

Triathletes from around the globe take over the Monterey Peninsula this weekend for the Triathlon at Pacific Grove. Aside from the Olympic and Sprint triathlon courses the event also hosts a fitness expo, a 5K run and a 10K run.  Friday-Sunday. Lovers Point, Pacific Grove. Free for spectators.


Love Duran Duran? Then you are going to love tonight’s free concert at the Del Monte Shopping Center. Tribute band Duran Duran Duran performs all of their classics as part of the Favorite Friday Summer Tribute Concert Series. 6pm-8pm. 1410 Del Monte Center, Monterey.  Free event.


Sample your way around 80 different brews today at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center. The Monterey Beer Festival showcases all sorts of craft libations as well as live music, food vendors and a beer pong tournament. 12:30pm-5pm. 2004 Fairgrounds Road, Monterey. $45 in advance and $50 at the door.

Monterey Beer Festival 2011

David Holodiloff performs folk music tonight at the Fernwood Tavern. 10pm. 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur. Free event.


Hit the River Road Wine Trail today for the first-ever Tunes, Trucks, & Tastes. Each winery on the trail will host live music, wine tastings, and food trucks to satisfy all your summer cravings. Ticket includes tastings at each winery, a souvenir glass, $10 Food Truck Bucks and access to exclusive day-of deals at each venue. 11am-4pm. River Road, Soledad. $45.

Estate Vineyard ATV Adventure at Hahn Vineyards

Shout “Ole!” at the Mission San Antonio de Padua’s Annual Fiesta today! Enjoy a traditional oak-fired BBQ followed by live music and dancing. There will also be plenty of children’s activities! 12pm-4pm. End of Mission Road, Jolon/Fort Hunter Liggett. $12 for lunch.

Mission San Antonio

Roast and toast to Jarman Tasting Room’s one year anniversary! Join the celebration with a glass of Chardonnay or Pinot Noir and a pig roast on their revamped back patio. 1pm-3pm. 18 W Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley. $30.

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