All Weekend

Continuing the Carmel Shake-speare Festival, PacRep presents the hilarious romantic comedy The Servant of Two Masters at the Golden Bough Theatre in Carmel-by-the-Sea. This comedy about a hungry servant who hatches a scheme to double his wages (and meals!) by serving two masters at once is a must see! Discounted preview on Friday at 7:30pm, opens Saturday at 7:30pm, followed by a matinee on Sunday at 2pm. Monte Verde between 8th and 9th, Carmel-by-the-Sea. $7.50-$35.

Comedian Rocco Stowe is at Planet Gemini for two hilarious nights of stand-up! Stay afterwards for karaoke and dancing. Friday and Saturday at 8pm. 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey. $10-$15.

Browse the handcrafted treasures from over 50 juried artisans and craft makers at the Monterey Bay HarvestFest Arts & Crafts Faire at Custom House Plaza this weekend. Here's your chance to purchase all sorts of unique items while enjoying live music and chowing down tasty snacks from a variety of food vendors. Saturday-Sunday from 9am-5pm. 4 Custom House Plaza, Monterey. Free event.


Prepare to be amazed by Cirque Zuma Zuma at the Sunset Center tonight. The "African Circus" features an array of never before seen talents mixed with some amazing skills associated with African variety arts. 8pm. San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea. $29-$49.


Businesses in downtown Pacific Grove get decked out for the 3rd Annual Downtown PG Trick-or-Treating Extravaganza. Just look for the Halloween ribbons and pumpkins outside participating downtown businesses and enjoy live music, entertainment and lots of treats throughout the day! 10am-4pm. Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove. Free event.

Trick-Or-Treating in Downtown Pacific Grove

Things get creepy at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History today. Science Saturday will be full of all sorts of crawly spiders and snakes sure to give you the heebie-jeebies. Daring tots can hold a live snake, view live spiders, make a spider web, trick-or-treat around the museum and enjoy crafts. 11am-3pm. 165 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove. Free event.

Did you know the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea was incorporated on Halloween? This year they have decided to spend their 98th birthday in style with a Halloween Parade down Ocean Avenue at 11am. Afterwards head over to the Sunset Center for a $5.00 hot-dog lunch with all the fixin's plus chili, chips, drink, ice cream and birthday cake! 11am. Ocean Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Free event.

Wine and oysters, need I say more? Berndardus Lodge hosts its 3rd Annual Grape Crush and Oyster Shuck this afternoon complete with a shuck-your-own oyster bar and bloody mary bar. There will also be grape stomping, barrel tastings, lunch and live music. Seats are limited, please make reservations by calling 831-658-3400. 1pm-3pm. 415 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley. $95.

The Carmel Bach Festival presents its Fall Concert this evening at the Oldemeyer Center in Seaside. This family-friendly performance features a brass quintet, solo baroque harpsichord, a flute and harpsichord duet, and a small ensemble from Youth Orchestra Salinas. 7pm. 986 Hilby Avenue, Seaside. $10-$15.

Festival Pablo Casals Prades Collective is at the Sunset Center tonight. The string quartet, piano and clarinet performance will include works from Milhaud, Mozart and Faurél. 8pm. San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea. $31-$48.

Writer and guitarist Jerry Shanahan is at the Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur tonight. 10pm. 47200 Highway One, Big Sur. Free event.


Rise and shine for a bird watching hike through Palo Corona Ranch this morning. Guides and amateur birders from the Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District set out in search of resident and migratory birds. The 5.5 mile hike is expected to last 4 hours. Don't forget to bring water, lunch and snacks and to wear comfortable hiking shoes with good traction. 8am. Palo Corona Ranch, Carmel. Free event.

Join Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra this afternoon at the Golden State Theatre in downtown Monterey. The "A Toast to the Rat Pack" features hits like "New York, New York," "My Way," "Volare" and many more! 2pm. 417 Alvarado, Monterey. $49-$66.

A Toast to the Rat Pack

Come on and get "Physical" at the Sunset Center tonight. Olivia Newton John is sure to play her ‘80s hit along with favorites from hit movie Grease. 7pm. San Carlos Street at Ninth Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea. $75-$89.