Live Music

Hear music the way it was meant to be: live, in person. Indoors or outdoors, small venue or large, experience a unique performance and have fun being part of an audience.

Past Events

American Burger presents Jet and Zappa Project

 
8/29/15
 
 
American Burger

American Burger is pleased to present a night of live music featuring two groups - 70s new wave band Jet and the Zappa cover band Zappa Project - on Saturday, August 29, 7pm-9pm.

Halloween Party at Bon Ton L'Roy's Featuring Alligator

 
10/30/21
 
no cover
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse is hosting a Halloween party on Saturday, October 30 beginning at 7pm. The theme? New Orleans!

We'll have live music by Alligator and New Orleans food and drink specials. Costumes and dancing encouraged. No cover charge.

SEA.LVL Performs at Pearl Hour

 
9/27/21
 
$5
 
Pearl Hour

Pearl Hour presents SEA.LVL, featuring Glenn Bell on guitar and Schuyler Horn on trumpet, for an evening of instrumental R&B music on Monday, September 27 at 8pm. $5 cover. Ages 21 and over only.

Pearl Hour: Monterey Jazz Festival After Hours

 
9/23 - 9/26
 
$10
 
Pearl Hour

The Monterey Jazz Festival has partnered with venues around the Monterey Peninsula to bring jazz to the community all weekend long. Pearl Hour will be hosting groups September 23 - 26, 10pm-12am. $10 cover charge.

Thursday, Sept 23,...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Sep 26, 2021

SEA.LVL Performs at Pearl Hour

 
8/23/21
 
$5
 
Pearl Hour

Pearl Hour presents SEA.LVL, featuring Glenn Bell on guitar and Schuyler Horn on trumpet, for an evening of instrumental R&B music on Monday, August 23 at 8pm. $5 cover. Ages 21 and over only.

CANCELED: Paper Wing Theatre: Cabaret

 
Canceled
 
$35/$28/$23
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Paper Wing Theatre Company presents the electrifying Tony Award winning musical, Cabaret. Performances are scheduled March 20 - April 4 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm.

CANCELED: Paper Wing Theatre: Cabaret

 
Canceled
 
$35/$28/$23
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Paper Wing Theatre Company presents the electrifying Tony Award winning musical, Cabaret. Performances are scheduled March 20 - April 4 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm.

CANCELED: Paper Wing Theatre: Cabaret

 
Canceled
 
$35/$28/$23
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Paper Wing Theatre Company presents the electrifying Tony Award winning musical, Cabaret. Performances are scheduled March 20 - April 4 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm.

Celebrate Carnaval at Pearl Hour

 
3/6/20
 
 
Pearl Hour

Carnaval might be over in Rio, but we're still celebrating at Pearl Hour! We'll have performances by samba crews from Santa Cruz as well as Monterey's own Samba Legal Dancers. All are encouraged to dress in a Carnaval-inspired manner. Ages 21 and over.

Kinder Creatures and illexotic at Pearl Hour

 
2/14/20
 
no cover
 
Pearl Hour

Come have a night of neon romance at Pearl Hour with Kinder Creatures and illexotic. Whether you want to dance the night away with your one true love, bring your poly dates out without judgey stares, or shout your singleness loud and proud, this is the place for you. Everyone age 21 and over is welcome! No cover.

A Flash of Broadway: A Paper Wing Theatre Burlesque

 
2/13 - 2/15
 
$22
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Join Paper Wing for a scintillating adventure down America's spectacular avenue. It's Broadway, baby, the burlesque! Bring a friend, a date, your mom to the annual burlesque show - anyone who likes to laugh and is looking for a good time. February 13-15 at 8pm. $22

Multi-day event ending on Sat Feb 15, 2020

The Bassment at Pearl Hour

 
1/23/20
 
 
Pearl Hour

Come on down and check out The Bassment at Pearl Hour, a Monterey based, ever-changing improvisational jam band fusing hip hop, neo-soul, and funk...with an emphasis on funk.

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
1/2/20
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Come to Bon Ton L'Roy's Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm and share some music. Join this friendly, supportive group of people for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

The BASSment at Pearl Hour

 
12/12/19
 
 
Pearl Hour

Come on down and check out The BASSment at Pearl Hour, a Monterey based, ever-changing improvisational jam band fusing hip hop, neo-soul, and funk...with an emphasis on funk. Show begins at 9pm.

Jazz Trio Performs at Lilify and Bright Coffee

 
8/29/15
 
free
 
Lilify

Lilify and Bright Coffee are excited to host a jazz trio on our patio, 2pm-4pm, in honor of Jazzy Day! Don't miss Ben Herod on sax, Heath Proskin on bass, and Zack Kirk Olsen on drums.