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Monterey County Locals

Grab Your Moment

This year, Monterey County businesses need your support more than ever before. Local businesses are offering deals and specials that can be used well into 2021. Treat yourself to take-out or grab a gift card for future hotel stays, dining at restaurants and maybe even a whale watching excursion on the Bay. Your support makes all the difference!

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What's Open in Monterey County?

While Monterey County currently is under a stay-at-home order until January 10, 2021, socially distant outdoor activities are being encouraged for your health and wellness - so please get out responsibly!

  • Restaurants are open for take-out and/or delivery at this time. For a comprehensive list developed by local foodie Raul Nava of open restaurants in Monterey County, including promotions, delivery options, black, indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) owned businesses and more, click here. Please contact businesses directly to confirm information.
  • Parks & Beaches are open at this time (with the exception of a few park closures due to wildfire damage). Refer to posted signage for additional information.
  • Outdoor Recreational Facilities are open and allowed to facilitate physically distanced health and wellness through outdoor exercise. This includes biking, kayaking, scuba diving, surfing and more.
  • Shopping Centers & Retail Shops are open and welcoming shoppers at 20% capacity. Standalone grocery stores are open at 35% capacity. Please check with individual establishments for special hours of operations.