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Holiday Events

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buylocalhomepg Holiday Season in Monterey Business Districts - BUY LOCAL MONTEREY!

  • Downtown-Monterey-Tree-Lighting-Poster-2022November 19 - Tree Lighting at Del Monte Center
  • November 24-25  - Thanksgiving - most city offices closed
  • November 25-January 1 - Ice Skating by the Bay
  • November 25 - Cannery Row Tree Lighting
  • November 26 - Small Business Saturday
  • December 2 - Tree Lighting at Colton Hall
  • December 2 - 18 - Christmas on the Wharf, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
  • December 4 - Brighten the Harbor Lighted Boat Parade
  • December 9-10 - Christmas in the Adobes
  • December - Monterey Fire Toy Drive - details coming soon
  • December 21 - Winter Solstice
  • December 31 - First Night Monterey
  • Happy New Year!
Please note: We will continue to add events as we learn about them. Also SEE THE SEEMONTEREY BLOG - https://www.seemonterey.com/blog/post/holiday-guide/

DECEMBER 31, 3 PM - MIDNIGHT - Celebrating 30 years in 2023!

First Night Monterey - A community celebration of the arts, First Night Monterey is an affordable, alcohol-free family celebration held on New Year’s Eve, 3pm-midnight, in the heart of Downtown Old Monterey. Join us as we dance, play, act, perform, create and sing our way into the new year! Featuring multiple performance venues.
Visit www.firstnightmonterey.org/ for more information.