Food and wine collide this weekend with one of the most epic backdrops imaginable, Pebble Beach. The sixth annual Pebble Beach Food & Wine event provides some of the finest food and decadent wines on the planet. Over 75 celebrity chefs and 200 wineries showcase the fruits of their labor with various lunches, dinners, wine tastings, cooking demonstrations and more. Thursday-Sunday, Pebble Beach. Various ticket prices.
Listen to young and up-and-coming jazz musicians at the Next Generation Jazz Festival at the Monterey Conference Center this weekend. The three-day festival hosts talented youth ranging from junior high to college for various performances and completions. Friday-Sunday, 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey. Free event.
It’s ladies night at the Sunset Center as Menopause The Musical takes the stage! This female comedy gives a hysterical take on “the change.” Friday at 8pm and Saturday at 2pm, San Carlos Street and Ninth Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea. $39-$59.
Happy First Friday of the month! The streets of Oldtown Salinas stay open past their bedtime tonight for art exhibitions, live music, family activities, refreshments and fun! 5pm-8pm, 100-300 Blocks of Main Street, Salinas. Free event.
As the Content Marketing Manager at the Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Allyson manages digital marketing and social media for SeeMonterey. If she's not taking scenic pictures around the county, you are likely to find her on the Monterey Bay Coastal Rec Trail, sipping wine in Carmel Valley, or hiking in Big Sur.