Magic the Gathering: Ixalan Pre-release at Current Comics

 
9/22/17
 
$25
 
Current Comics

Current Comics in Monterey is hosting a pre-release party for Magic the Gathering: Ixalan on Friday, September 22. Doors open at 11:30pm. That's right: the crazy plane with dinosaurs, pirates, and sirens is coming. Be the first to play...

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Grand Opening

 
9/23/17
 
free
 
Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Monterey

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Monterey invites you to join us in celebrating our grand opening on Saturday, September 23 with two interactive one-hour demonstrations: the Kids' Demo at 11am and the Adults' Demo at 1pm. No experience is necessary! We strive to provide a safe, fun, and non-competitive environment. Reserve a spot online.

Batman Day - Harley Quinn Day at Current Comics

 
9/23/17
 
 
Current Comics

Join us at Current Comics in our annual celebration of the legendary superhero we all love, Batman! This year, we'll also be celebrating Harley Quinn’s 25th anniversary. DC Comics will put out three new comics today, including an all-ages title starring Harley Quinn. Come and get them! We'll be open 11am-7pm.

Paper Wing Theatre: Big Dang Hero

 
9/23/17
 
$23/$20
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre Company presents Big Dang Hero , written and directed by Mark Cunningham. Performances are scheduled on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, August 25 - September 23. Tickets are $23, general admission, $20 for students,...

Presentation & Potluck: "Wrangling the World with Neil Jameson"

 
9/25/17
 
free
 
Monterey Hostel

The Monterey Hostel is hosting a free potluck and presentation entitled Wrangling the World with Neil by Neil Jameson of Jameson's Classic Motorcycle Museum in PG. Neil has traveled the world extensively both on his own and as a tour guide and enjoys sharing travel stories. The optional potluck will begin at 6pm, the discussion will begin at 6:45pm. Everyone is welcome!

Get a Free Crystal Necklace Today at Greene Mansion

 
9/29/17
 
Free
 
Greene Mansion

Greene Mansion is offering a free crystal necklace to visitors on Friday, September 29 in celebration of our four month anniversary! We're offering one of these beautiful, real crystal necklaces per family/household that visits - be sure to mention "Lighthouse...

Cat's Meow: Customer Appreciation Day!

 
9/29/17
 
 
Cat's Meow

The last Friday of the month is Customer Appreciation Day at Cat's Meow ! Come in between 1pm and 6pm, "Meow!", and we will offer 50% off our one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories (some restrictions may apply). Please be prepared to show your ID, as this special is only for Monterey County residents, local students, and members of the military.

Monterey Bay Aquarium: Family Seashore Sleepover

 
9/30/17
 
$85/$115
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium invites you to join us for a Family Seashore Sleepover on August 19, 7pm-8:30am, for ages 5 and up. (All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.) Explore the Aquarium without daytime crowds and enjoy hands-on activities throughout the evening! Cost is $85 for Aquarium members and their guests, $115 for the general public.

Lighthouse District Sidewalk Sale 2017

 
10/7/17
 
 
Lighthouse District

New Monterey's Lighthouse District invites you to join us on Saturday, October 7, 11am-5pm, for a district-wide Sidewalk Sale! If you like a good sale, you'll love our Sidewalk Sale, featuring great deals at locally-owned retail shops up and down Lighthouse Avenue from Reeside to David. There will be a lot of sales inside stores, but some of the best bargains will be out on the curb for easy browsing.

Lighthouse Movie in the Park: Hitchcock's "Rear Window"

 
10/7/17
 
free
 
Scholze Park Community Center

The Lighthouse District is hosting a free outdoor screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s masterpiece, Rear Window (1954), starring Jimmy Stewart and Grace Kelly. The film will be shown at 7:30pm in front of the Scholze Park Community Center. You're welcome to come early and bring a picnic! Remember to dress warmly and bring blankets and/or chairs. No pets or alcohol.

Bamboo Reef Fun Dive: Boat Dive in Monterey Bay

 
10/8/17
 
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Join Bamboo Reef Dive Shop each month as we explore scuba dive sites around Monterey Bay, Carmel, and Sonoma. Fun dives are a great way to keep your scuba skills proficient and stay in touch with other divers. It’s also...

Paper Wing Auditions for "Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike"

 
10/8/17
 
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre announces special auditions on October 8 for its upcoming production of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike , a play by Christopher Durang, to be directed at Paper Wing by Erin Davison. The play will be performed January 11-27, 2018 on our Gallerie Stage. Rehearsals will begin November 10. Sides will be available for audition.

Community Center Trip: Champagne Brunch on the California Hornblower

 
10/15/17
 
$150
 
Scholze Park Community Center

You haven't truly experienced the sights of San Francisco until you take a cruise on the Bay! Scholze Park Commiunity Center is organizing a trip to a brunch cruise aboard the California Hornblower featuring great food, champagne, live music, and stunning views. Registration deadline is August 21.

Bamboo Reef Halloween Dive Trip to the Channel Islands

 
10/25/17
 
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Join Bamboo Reef for our annual Halloween Dive Trip! Besides the spectacular diving the Northern Channel Islands has to offer, we'll have an underwater pumpkin carving contest, lobster and scallop hunting, and a costume contest. Transportation, a comfortable bunk, all meals, and unlimited diving is included. You will need to provide your own dive gear including tank, weights and weight belt. Sign up today!

Ninth Annual Children's Trick-or-Treat on Lighthouse

 
10/28/17
 
free
 
Lighthouse District

On Saturday, October 28, Lighthouse District shops, restaurants, and boutiques will be open and welcoming little goblins with special treats, 2pm-5pm, rain or shine! So dress up the kids, get in the spirit, and come on down with your family to enjoy a fun and safe time in the community.

All businesses handing out candy will be located on Lighthouse Avenue in New Monterey between Reeside and David and will have a Lighthouse Halloween poster displayed in the window.

Aquarium Member Event: Halloween Dinner & Dance Party 2017

 
10/28/17
 
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Members of Monterey Bay Aquarium are invited to the Aquarium's annual Halloween Dance Party. Put on your costume and join the skeletons and sea stars, black cats and bat rays for an evening of haunted activities and ghostly good times for all ages.

Community Center Trip: See "Aladdin" in San Francisco

 
11/4/17
 
$175
 
Scholze Park Community Center

Scholze Park Community Center is organizing a trip to see the musical Aladdin at the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco. It's a thrilling new production filled with beauty, magic, comedy, and breathtaking spectacle! Fee is $175, which includes transportation and show ticket. Registration deadline is September 1, 2017.

Auditions for Paper Wing's 2018 Season

 
11/4 - 11/5
 
free
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre announces auditions for our 2018 Season on November 4, 12pm-4pm, and November 5, 11am-3pm. Drop-ins are welcome and will be taken on a first come, first served basis. Be prepared to read from a script. If you...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Nov 05, 2017

Community Center Trip: See "Beach Blanket Babylon" in San Francisco

 
11/18/17
 
$120
 
Scholze Park Community Center

Scholze Park Community Center is organizing a trip to see the zany, ever-changing musical comedy Beach Blanket Babylon in San Francisco on November 18. Fee is $120 and includes transportation and show ticket. (Those age 21 and over only permitted at the show.) Registration deadline is September 15.