Carmel’s Sunset Center Presents – Willie Nelson & Family

Willie Nelson & Family

Presented by Sunset Presents


Bravo! pre-sale for Act III level members & above begins on Thursday, October 25 at 9:30AM!

Monday, December 10, 2018, 7:00 pm

Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7:00 pm


Tickets: Level I $129 / Level II $99
A Reminder:
Please be aware that Sunset Center’s Box Office and official website ( and our Presenting Partners are the only legitimate ticket sellers for Sunset Center performances. Do not be fooled by third party sellers attempting to pose as Sunset Center with inflated pricing.

Need a place to stay please check out

Carmel Sunset Center presents Wynonna & The Big Noise

Wynonna & The Big Noise: Stories & Song

Wynonna & The Big Noise: Stories & Song

Wynonna & The Big Noise: Stories & Song

Thursday, February 18 at 8PM


Everyone has a story to tell. For Wynonna Judd, her stories have always been told through music with one of the most influential and important voices of our generation. You’ll hear tales from an iconic artist who has met extraordinary people and been blessed with amazing opportunities throughout her unparalleled 32 year career.

Wynonna & The Big Noise – Things That I Lean On

Come experience incomparable artistry as she and her band take you on a musical journey starting at the beginning with The Judds, to her illustrious solo career, to unprecedented new music from Wynonna & The Big Noise out on February 12!
Need a place to stay check out: MONTERY RENTALS

Carmel’s Sunset Center Holiday Events

Dance Kids Presents The Nutcracker

Presented by Dance Kids of Monterey County | Photo credit: Robert Ellis

Dance Kids of Monterey County’s twenty-second annual holiday ballet has a fresh look with all new choreography and costumes!  Award winning choreographer Andrea Paris-Gutierrez, Los Angeles Ballet Academy, directs the Peninsula’s pre professional company in the timeless story of Clara and her beloved Nutcracker. Two performances of the Cavalier and his Sugar Plum Fairy this year will feature guest artists Dylan Gutierrez and Jeraldine Mendoza, appearing courtesy of the The Joffrey Ballet.

With over 100 Peninsula dancers and gymnasts in the all new production, we continue to honor tradition and introduce brand new scenes to delight our devoted patrons as well as first time Nutcracker audience members.

Dance Kids Nutcracker has it all, sword fights, humor, beauty, grace and enough youngsters on stage to assure our audiences walk out of the theatre with a smile!



Smuin Ballet: The Christmas Ballet

Presented by Smuin Ballet

The Christmas Ballet

Choreography by Michael Smuin and guest choreographers

Baby, it’s cold outside, but it’s sizzlin’ hot around the Bay Area when Smuin Ballet kicks off the holidays with The Christmas Ballet. From classical to cool, Smuin offers two acts filled with a stunning and original array of ballet, tap and jazz. A joyous celebration of dance and a true holiday classic, this year’s program features Smuin favorites and new pieces. Let us light up your holidays!

Check Schedule and Buy Tickets

Soweto Gospel Choir
Thursday, December 17, 2015, 8:00 pm



When it comes to vocal talent, Africa, and more particularly South Africa, has spawned the most evocative sounds on earth and still produces the very best that the world has to offer. Soweto Gospel Choir is that very best. Since its formation in 2002, Soweto Gospel Choir has brought joy into the lives of audiences all over the world. They have collaborated with artists including U2, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Robert Plant, Celine Dion, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Peter Gabriel, and Josh Groban. Returning to Sunset Center for the first time in five years, the Choir will perform both traditional and contemporary songs full of earthy rhythms and rich harmonies, adding its own unique feel and interpretation to both.

Sponsored by South African Airways

Buy Tickets


Looking for a place to stay over the 2015 Holidays – Visit


#travel #vacationrentals #Monterey #Carmel #PebbleBeach #PacificGrove

CARMEL’S – Sunset Center Presents Mavis Staples

Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 3PM

Mavis Staples Presented by Sunset Presents

Mavis Staples
Presented by Sunset Presents

If you haven’t  purchased tickets already, don’t miss an unforgettable performance by musical icon Mavis Staples! Join us for a joyful gospel brunch with delicious offerings from Jeffrey’s Grill & Catering as well as a champagne bar. The gospel brunch will include a rousing set provided by local musician Tom Lawson & friends in Studio 105.

 Please join us for a very special afternoon!
CLICK HERE for more information, OR call the Box Office at 831.620.2048!

 Gospel brunch in Studio 105: $30- Please call the Box Office at 831.620.2048 to purchase your ticket.

Need a place to stay visit us at

Carmel Sunset Center Presents – “Best Beatles Tribute on Earth”

1964…The Tribute

1964...The Tribute Presented by Strut Productions

1964…The Tribute
Presented by Strut Productions

Friday, February 20, 2015, 8:00 pm

1964 …THE TRIBUTE, dubbed “Best Beatles Tribute on Earth” by Rolling Stone Magazine, has perfected the illusion of The Fab Four in concert. Like actors, these master musicians cast a spell as they step into the characters of the originals before your very eyes. Critics and fans internationally have hailed “1964”…THE TRIBUTE as the most authentic Beatles tribute in the world. For 30 years, this group of performers has successfully recreated every sensation of being at a Beatles concert circa 1964 through 1966 – – from wardrobe to hairstyles, Liverpool accents and singing nuances, and vintage instruments mera hjälpfulla tips.

“1964…THE TRIBUTE” is: Mark Benson as John Lennon, Mac Ruffing as Paul McCartney, Tom Work as George Harrison, and Bobby Potter as Ringo Starr.

Tickets on sale soon!

Carmel’s Sunset Center Presents – 1940s Battle of the Big Bands

1940s Battle of the Big Bands

1940s Battle of the Big Bands

Richard Nelson Hall’s Big Bands
presents a musical tribute to the 1940s Big Bands
Thursday, October 9, 2PM & 7PM
CLICK HERE for TICKETS or call the Box Office at 831.620.2048
Experience an incredible evening of live 1940s music! Battle of the Big Bands features two Big Bands with 30 musicians. Musical Director, Richard Nelson Hall, presents a musical tribute to the 1940s Big Bands – Glen Miller vs. Tommy Dorsey.
The Master of Ceremonies, Bobby Vickers, will host this energetic show along with Shelly Mackay, female vocalist.

Carmel-by-the-Sea’s Sunset Center – Presents An Evening with Los Lonely Boys

An Evening with Los Lonely Boys

Tuesday, April 22nd at 8PM

CLICK HERE to buy Tickets or call the Box Office at 831.620.2048

Presented by Crescent Bay Entertainment

Los Lonely Boys has been rescheduled from the September 2013 date. 


For all available #Carmel #vacationrentals check out

38 Days till AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

The Count down is on…  AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am 


Some of the excitement includes …The Chevron Shoot-Out.

The San Francisco Giants and San Francisco 49ers battled it out for charity money and bragging rights in the Tuesday, February 4 at 1:30 pm Chevron Shoot-Out.

Chevron has donated $210,000 through its Eagles for Education program  during the tournament rounds of the 2013 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. Positively impacting over 20,000 students with this donation, Chevron is giving kids a better shot.

Need a place to stay visit: 

 #vacationrentals  #monterey #pebblebeach #att #golf

First Night Monterey – New Year’s Eve Dec 31, 2013


First Night Monterey is
the place to be on December 31st.

This family-friendly, alcohol-free New Year’s celebration takes place at over 25 performance sites downtown (most venues are indoors).

This year’s theme is “SEACHANGES” and Alvarado Street will be illuminated in colorful lights as more than 200 artists join to “dance, act, play, perform, create, and sing our way into 2014!”

THE FIRST ACT for the Young & Young-at-Heart!

After the opening ceremony at on Colton Lawn and Pacific Street at 3 pm, Kids Night Out! Kicks off with music, songs, drumming, dance, ballet, folk dancing in traditional costumes, face art, balloon magic, art creating, hat making and more!

At 5:30 pm, all are welcome to join the Twilight Procession down Alvarado Street from Portola Plaza to Pearl Street with stilt walkers, dancers, marchers, giant puppets, and parade floats. Sign-up your group!


  Blues to Rock to Country, Hip-Hop to Folk! FNM 2014 will have a complete line-up, delighting the entire family.

  World dance in the street! International costumed dancers, including Chinese Lion dancers will be on the streets. Dancing to the sounds of oldies, rock-n-roll, the tropical beats and West African sounds.

  Monterey Center for Spiritual Living: This beautiful Sanctuary resounds with mellow sounds, beautiful voices and great arrangements; choral, classical and cool jazz throughout the night!

  Monterey Conference Center: Three floors of music, art and community! Learn to dance, dance to the sounds of live bands, rap, make a rhythmic beat from reclaimed items at the Junk Jam. Celtic, Folk, Flamenco, Dance, Marimba are just a few of the sounds heard.

  Golden State Theatre: Savor the sounds more live entertainment, from Folk to Blues, all the way to the New Year! 2014 performing artists.


 The Grand Finale! Our 2014 headliners are two renowned local bands that will bring us into the New Year; Mike Beck and the Bohemian Saints with their Americana/Country music style, and Chris Cain with his original sound of jazz-inspired blues! Both events feature a countdown to the New Year!

Buy Buttons for FNM2014

 Buttons are $15 (age 6-15) and $22 (16 and up). Children 5 and under are free.

#newyearseve #monterey #2014 #newyear