75th Annual Pacific Grove Butterfly Parade and Bazaar
Saturday, October 5th starting at 10:30 AM.
75th Annual Pacific Grove Butterfly Parade and Bazaar is a free event.
The parade begins at 10:30am in front of Robert H. Down Elementary School on Pine Avenue in Pacific Grove. The parade will head down Fountain Avenue to Lighthouse Avenue, up 17th Street and conclude on Pine Avenue at Robert Down School.
Immediately following the parade is the Butterfly Bazaar behind Robert Down School. The Bazaar boasts free admission, 11am-2pm. There will be a raffle drawing, carnival games & prizes, food, and bake sale. >>>More Info
California International Airshow
September 21, 2013 – September 22, 2013
This is the 31st Anniversary celebration of the California International Airshow. It is one of the most successful airshows in the country.
Monterey Bay Oktoberfest
“MONTEREY BAY OKTOBERFEST OUTGROWS THE BARNYARD AND
MOVES TO THE MONTEREY COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS FOR 2013”
Monterey Bay Oktoberfest 2013 will be held at the Monterey County Fairgrounds on Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15, 2013, Noon – 6pm
Discounted Pre Sale Special
- $5 General Admission go now
- $25 Beer Garden & Tent
- $20 Military Discount
*Children under 12 are welcome and free
VIP tickets includes access into the Beer Garden & Tent, preferred seating a Souvenir Beer Stein and one Spaten Beer, live music from the opening band The Flying Dutchman and “The Internationals,” dancing and beverage service from the St. Pauli Girls.
At 10 a.m., on July 4th a U.S. Navy Seal jump team will parachute onto Alvarado Street to kick off an Independence Day parade. This year’s parade will have more participants than last year’s parade, watch out for the giant balloons and a birthday cake float.
The “Big Little Backyard BBQ and Entertainment Extravaganza” from 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. will happen on the lawn at Colton Hall. The barbecue on the lawn at Colton Hall will feature live music on two separate stages. Bands include the Monterey Community Band, Pop Fiction, The Money band and The Fundamentals. There will also be carnival booths, jump houses, face painting and more.
Ending the evening is the concert at 7 p.m. at Jacks Park. Live music will be performed by Monterey County Pops! with more than 40 musicians. The concert will also feature soloists Erasmo Aiello and Deputy District Attorney Stephanie Hulsey.
There will be no fireworks display and fireworks are strictly banned.
Monterey Scottish Games & Celtic Festival
July 6, 2013 – July 7, 2013
Monterey County Fairgrounds
Cowichan Pipes and Drums
Swirling kilts and bagpipes will return to Monterey County this summer! The award-winning Scottish Society of the Monterey Peninsula and the Salinas Jaycees will hold the 46th Annual Monterey Scottish Games & Celtic Festival