All Weekend

Love a good celebrity impression? Hit up Planet Gemini this Friday and/or Saturday night for a night full of spot-on impressions from comedian Dave Burleigh. Afterwards stay for dancing and karaoke. Friday and Saturday at 8pm. 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey. $10.

The Monterey Symphony presents their spring concert Insight this weekend in Salinas and Carmel-by-the-Sea. Music from some of the greats like Mozart and Beethoven will be featured. Performances are scheduled for Friday at 7:30pm at Sherwood Hall in Salinas, Saturday at 8pm at the Sunset Center in Carmel-by-the-Sea and Sunday at 3pm the Sunset Center in Carmel-by-the-Sea. $20-$78. Get the VIP treatment and opt for the Insight Concert Package which includes a hotel stay, dinner, concert tickets and an invitation to the after party. 

One man's trash is another man's treasure! Check out Yesterday's Treasures and Antiques Craft Show at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center this Saturday and Sunday from 10am-4pm. 2004 Fairgrounds Road, Monterey. $5.


Mingle with photographer Bob Kolbrener at the Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street this afternoon. This artist reception will feature several of his works spanning from his five decade career. 6pm-8pm, 559 Pacific Street, Monterey. Free with museum admission.


It's officially spring and the Museum of Monterey is celebrating with an afternoon of poetry and conversation with Russian-born Tatyana Apraksina. Today she will perform selections from her award-winning Russian-language cycle California Psalms. 2pm-4pm, 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey. Free with museum admission.

Not one, not two, but five local bands are taking the stage at the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur tonight! Performers include Range of Light Wilderness, Suzanne Vallie, Fletcher Tucker, YESWAY and Shay Roselip. 7pm, 48603 Highway One, Big Sur. $5-$15.

Bummed Carnival is officially over? Head over to new downtown Monterey hangout Bay of Pines for Brazilian Carnival Extravaganza Part II! The lively night will include music and dance performances from Kenny Stahl and the Brazilian All Stars. 9pm, 150 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey. $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Bust out that pink boa for a groovy night at Big Sur's Fernwood Tavern. Billy Martini is sure to put on quite the show under the redwoods. 9pm, 47200 Highway One, Big Sur. Free event.


Get your taste buds ready for the 24th Annual Great Taste of PG! Over 30 local restaurants and wineries roll out the red carpet at The Inn at Spanish Bay in Pebble Beach for an evening full of delicious food, savory wines and silent auctions. Participating restaurants include Big Sur Roadhouse, Victorian Corner and Patisserie Bechler. 4pm-7pm, 2700 17-Mile Drive, Pebble Beach. $55.

Discover Palo Corona Park by twilight with guides from the Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District. The 2 mile sunset hike will explore various habitats within the park and is expected to last 1.5 hours. 5pm, Palo Corona Barn, Carmel. Free event.

Singer-songwriter Ellis Paul stops by the Henry Miller Library this afternoon. Don't miss his jams that have had him featured in films like "Hall Pass," "Me, Myself & Irene," and "Shallow Hal." 7pm, 48603 Highway One, Big Sur. $20-$25.