Monterey County CVB Welcomes




Please accept our warmest welcome to Monterey from the Monterey County CVB. We invite you to use this microsite not only as a resource for your site inspection, but also as a resource for your future attendees. Let our Strategic Client Services team create a fully custom microsite for your program to help attendees learn about the destination, browse dining and activity listings, as well as access special offers prior to their arrival and while they are here.



Site Visit Itinerary:


Thursday - September 6, 2018

11:00AM Monterey Bay Food Tours

Monterey Bay Food Tours

Diane and Priscilla will meet with Casey at the Custom House Plaza flagpole next to the large rocks.

Custom House Plaza Flagpole

Casey Aguilar
(831) 204-2211





1:00PM Meet with Nani

Diane and Priscilla will meet with Nani at the end of their Monterey Bay Food Tour.

Nani Almanza

Nani Almanza
(209) 552-9289

1:15PM Monterey Beach House Tour

Monterey Beach House

Diane, Priscilla, and Nani will meet with Oriana at the Monterey Beach House for a tour.

Monterey Beach House

Oriana Geraldo
(831) 648-7240




2:00PM Progress Not Perfection Visit

Progess Not Perfection Paint Parties

Diane, Priscilla, and Nani will meet with Jessica at the her studio for a visit.


Paint PartyJessica Ansberry
(831) 596-9194




3:30PM Honey Tasting

Carmel Honey Company

Diane, Priscilla, and Nani will meet with Jake and Becky at Carmel Honey Company for a honey experience.

Custom House Plaza Flagpole

Becky Reisdorf
(831) 687-8511







Friday - September 7, 2018


8:00AM Hotel Pacific Tour

Hotel Pacific

Diane, Priscilla, and Lesley will meet Lauren Siring in the lobby of the Marriott and walk to Hotel Pacific to meet Karel (on behalf of Todd Wessing) to view overflow sleeping rooms.

Hotel Pacific
Karel Fernandez
(831) 373-5700



8:30AM Portola Tour

Portola Hotel & Spa

Diane, Priscilla, Lesley, and Lauren will meet Keshia in the lobby of the Portola Hotel & Spa for breakfast followed by a tour of the sleeping rooms and meeting space.

Portola Exterior
Keshia Abeyta
(831) 649-7888

10:00AM Monterey Conference Center Tour

Monterey Conference Center

Diane, Priscilla, Lesley, and Lauren will meet Nancy in Serra Lobby of the Monterey Conference Center for a tour.

Monterey Conference Center

Nancy Whitman
(831) 646-3388

10:30AM Marriott Tour

Monterey Marriott

Diane, Priscilla, Lesley, and Lauren will meet Kara in the lobby of the Monterey Marriott for a tour of the meeting space.

Note: Please check out and store luggage at this time.

Marriott Exterior
Kara Torres
(831) 647-4056





11:30AM Aquarium Tour and Lunch

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Diane, Priscilla, Lesley, and Lauren will meet Christine at the main entrance of the Monterey Bay Aquarium to receive a tour of the group venue options. Afterwards, enjoy lunch at Cindy's Waterfront.

Monterey Bay Aquarium Jellyfish
Christine Russo-Robertson
(831) 648-4916



2:00PM The Barns Tour

The Barns at Cooper Molera

Diane, Priscilla, Lesley, and Lauren will meet Amanda at the Polk Street entrance to the Barns for a tour of the new venue.

The Barns
Amanda Hope
(831) 920-0456

2:30PM End of Tour

Return to Marriott for departures.

Highway One

End of Site.






I look forward to our time together and to showcase all that beautiful Monterey has to offer.

Warm regards,

Lauren Siring

Lauren Siring, CMP
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Senior Regional Sales Executive

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