All Weekend

One of North America's finest and longest running auto racing series comes to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca this weekend! The Pirelli World Challenge crowns their 2017 champions during the series’ season finale that includes over 70 race cars and six classes of vehicles. Friday-Sunday. 1021 Monterey Salinas Highway, Salinas. $20-$40.

Learn about Monterey’s heritage during Monterey HistoryFest this weekend. The hub of the action is at Custom House Plaza where you can learn about open adobes and the Fort Mervine Civil War Encampment at the Presidio. Saturday-Sunday. 4 Custom House Plaza, Monterey. Free event.

Living History at Monterey History Fest

Need a date night idea? Head to the charming Outdoor Forest Theatre for an enchanting performance of Cyrano. This romantic comedy set in 17th century France is sure to be a crowd pleaser! Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 3pm. Santa Rita & Mountain View, Carmel. $8-$36.

Friday

Today the Henry Miller LAB presents live music from pop duo Lock and Key and singer/songwriter Kip Boardman. 7:30pm. 3728 The Barnyard, Suite G-23, Carmel. Donations accepted.

Saturday

Peruse dozens of Crosley automobiles at scenic Jewell Park in Pacific Grove during the West Coast Crosley Car Club Meetup. 10am-3pm. Forest and Central Avenue, Pacific Grove. Free event.

The Farm gets festive with their Fall Festival featuring puppet shows, pumpkin races and hayrides. 10:30am-2pm. Spreckles Boulevard West at Highway 68, Salinas. Free event.

The Farm

Get the kids out of the house and into the Henry Miller LAB for a free children’s art class. 11am-5pm. 3728 The Barnyard, Suite G-23, Carmel. Free event, register here.

Kick back, relax and enjoy live music at Folktale Winery on Carmel Valley Road. This afternoon Sean Ryan stops by for contemporary and pop jams. 4:30pm-7:30pm. 8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel. Free event.

Head to the Henry Miller LAB this afternoon for an interesting presentation of Penumbra, a short story by Janice Blaze Rocke accompanied with a video backdrop. 7pm. 3728 The Barnyard, Suite G-23, Carmel. $10 suggested donation.

Sunday

Get your motor runnin’ for the Central Coast Motorsports Spectacular. The Salinas Sports Complex plays host to this family-friendly event with non-stop motorsports action with Monster Trucks and Truck and Tractor Pulls to entertain the crowd. 12pm-4pm. 1034 North Main St, Salinas. $10 for kids and $22 for adults.

Old Fisherman’s Wharf is turning 172! Celebrate this milestone during their Birthday Bash complete with live music from the Anthony Lane Band, prizes, historic wharf walks, discounts and birthday cake! 1pm-5pm. 1 Old Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey Free event.

Casey Frazier stops by Folktale Winery for Americana jams sure to mellow you out before Monday hits. 4:30pm-7:30pm. 8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel. Free event.