All Weekend

Get a Taste of Carmel this weekend with all sorts activities highlighting their award-winning food and wine scene. Things kick off on Thursday with a Bohemian Ball at the Carmel Mission featuring a variety of local restaurants and wineries. The celebration continues throughout the weekend with all sorts of activities including Monterey Movie Tours, Carmel Food Tours, special dinners and more. Thursday-Sunday. Carmel-by-the-Sea. Various ticket prices.

Mazda Racway Laguna Seca is buzzing with excitement all weekend long during the Pirelli World Championship. The popular series features over 100 cars from more than 15 manufacturers for six classes of competition. Friday-Sunday. 1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy, Salinas. $30-$60.

Shakespeare's “Twelfth Night” comes to the Outdoor Forest Theater in Carmel-by-the-Sea for the last show of the season. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 3pm. Mountain View & Santa Rita, Carmel. $20 for adults and $8 for children.

Friday

Unwind after the busy work week with a glass of wine, live music and an incredible views during “Sunset on the Deck” at Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove. Tonight’s featured artist is Casey Frazier. 6:30pm. 800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove. Free admission.

Casey Frazier

Saturday

Stroll through New Monterey’s Lighthouse District for a Sidewalk Sale featuring great deals at locally-owned retail shops up and down Lighthouse Avenue from Reeside to David. 11am-5pm. Lighthouse Avenue, Monterey. Free event.

Shout “Ole” at the Monterey Bay Tequila & Cuisine at the Hyatt Regency Monterey this afternoon. This epic tasting party gives tequila enthusiasts access to master distillers, delicious food and entertainment celebrating Mexico's rich heritage and agave culture. 5pm-8pm. 1 Old Golf Course Road, Monterey. $70 general admission.

88 Tequila at Monterey Tequila & Mezcal Expo in CA

Looking for a fun and free event? Head to Scholze Park in New Monterey for a free outdoor screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s masterpiece, Vertigo (1958), starring Jimmy Stewart and Kim Novak. 7:30pm. 280 Dickman Avenue, Monterey. Free event.

“The Original Iron Chef” Jacques Pépin and his daughter Claudine Pépin make an appearance at the Sunset Center for one unforgettable evening. The world-renowned chef, author and educator will discuss his love of cooking and his successes in the kitchen which include 25 cookbooks and 12 highly acclaimed public television shows. 8pm. San Carlos St at Ninth Ave, Carmel by the Sea. $59-$79.

Sunset Center in Carmel-by-the-Sea

Head to Fernwood Tavern in Big Sur tonight for a night of live music with The Edge of Art. 10pm. 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur. Free event.