Events & Festivals

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May

Trans Am Speedfest

Friday-Sunday, May 3-5

Weathertech Raceway at Laguna Seca, Monterey

831.242.8200 | www.weathertechraceway.com


Annual BBQ Rib Cook-off & Arts & Crafts Festival

Friday-Sunday, May 3-5, 10 am-5 pm

Downtown San Juan Bautista

831.623.4661 | www.williamsltd.com 


Ferrari Challenge

Thursday-Sunday, May 9-12

WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

831.242.8201 | www.weathertechraceway.com 


Guglielmo “Bottle Your Own Red Wine” Day

Cork Equity #63 

Saturday, May 5

Guglielmo Winery, Morgan Hill

408.779.2145 | www.guglielmowinery.com 


Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll

Saturday, May 5, 1-5 pm

Downtown Hollister

831.637.5315 | www.sanbenitocountychamber.com 


26th Annual MCVGA Winemakers’ Celebration (Monterey County Vintners & Growers Assn.)

Saturday May 5, 1-4 pm

Downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea

831.375.9400 | www.montereywines.org

 

Saratoga Spring Wine Stroll

Saturday, May 12, 2:30-6 pm

Downtown Saratoga &Participating Wineries

408.867.0753 | info@saratogachamber.org 


Paso Robles Wine Festival

Thursday-Sunday, May 16-19

Participating Wineries Paso Robles/Templeton

805.239.8463 | www.pasowine.com 


13th Annual Santa Lucia Highlands Winegrowers Gala

Saturday, May 18, 11-3 pm

Mer Soleil Vineyards, River Road

831.659.4215 | www.santaluciahighlands.com 


Silicon Valley Wine Auction, Dinner & Grand Tasting

Saturday-Sunday, May 18-19

Eden Estate, Saturday

Montalvo Art Center, Sunday

831.685.8463 | www.scmwa.com 


40th Annual Morgan Hill Mushroom Mardi Gras and Wine Tasting

Saturday-Sunday, May 25-26, 10-6 pm

Downtown Morgan Hill

408.778.1786 | www.mhmushroommardigras.

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June

59th Annual Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival

Saturday-Sunday, June 1-2

Monterey County Fairgrounds

www.artichoke-festival.org


43rd Annual Monterey Wine Festival

Saturday-Sunday, June 1-2

Monterey Conference Center, Monterey

800.422.0251 | www.montereywine.com


13th Annual Monterey Rock & Rod Festival

Friday-Saturday, June 21-22

Stillwell Community Center, Seaside & Custom House Plaza, Monterey

831.809.6252 | www.montereyrockrod.com

59th Annual Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival

Saturday-Sunday, June 1-2

Monterey County Fairgrounds

www.artichoke-festival.org

  

43rd Annual Monterey Wine Festival

Saturday-Sunday, June 1-2

Monterey Conference Center, Monterey

800.422.0251 | www.montereywine.com

  

13th Annual Monterey Rock & Rod Festival

Friday-Saturday, June 21-22

Stillwell Community Center, Seaside & Custom House Plaza, Monterey

831.809.6252 | www.montereyrockrod.com

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July

9th Anniversary, Bear’s Hideaway

Wednesday-Sunday, July 4-8

BBQ and Specials, Downtown San Juan Bautista

831.623.9363 | www.bears-hideaway.com


9th Anniversary Party

Saturday, July 6, 5-8 pm

Bear’s Hideaway, San Juan Bautista

831.623.9363 | www.bears-hideaway.com


18th Annual Monterey Beer Festival

Saturday, July 6

Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey

831.372.5863 | www.montereybeerfestival.com


8th Annual Kelly Freitas Memorial Golf Tournament & Dinner 

Friday, July 12 

San Juan Oaks Golf Club, Hollister

831.636.6118 | www.sanjuanoaks.com


107th Annual California Rodeo Salinas

Thursday-Sunday, July 18-21

Salinas Sports Complex

831.757.5134 | www.carodeo.com


40th Annual Gilroy Garlic Festival

Friday-Saturday, July 26-28

Christmas Hill Park, Gilroy

408.842.1625  | tickets.gilroygarlicfestival.com


49th Annual Moss Landing Street Fair

Sunday, July 28, 7:30-4:30 pm

Downtown Moss Landing

831.633.4501 | www.mosslandingchamber.com

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August

Guglielmo “Bottle Your Own Wine” Days

Cork Equity # 65 

Saturday, August 3

Guglielmo Winery, Morgan Hill

408.779.2145 | www.guglielmowinery.com


9th Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival

Saturday, August 10 

Downtown Salinas

www.SalinasValleyFoodAndWine.com


45th Annual Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Thursday-Sunday, August 15-18

Weathertech Raceway at Laguna Seca, Monterey

831.242.8200 | www.weathertechraceway.com


28th Annual Guglielmo Family Harvest Festival

Saturday, August 17, 2:30-9:30 pm

Guglielmo Winery, Morgan Hill

408.779.2145 | www.guglielmowinery.com

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September

63rd Annual Kinship Center Wine & Food Tasting

Saturday, September 7, 4-7pm

Gabilan Chapter, Paicines Ranch

www.gabilankinship.org


San Juan Bautista Anniversary – Celebrating 150 Years

Saturday, September 7, All Day

Pancakes, Parades, Picnic

www.sanjuanbautista.com


Sip & Celebrate Wine Stroll – Celebrating 150 Year Anniversary

Sunday, September 8, 1-5 pm

Downtown San Juan Bautista

www.sanjuanbautista.com


Kinship Center White Party Gala

Saturday, September 14

The Club at Pasadera

831.455.4723 | www.whitepartymonterey.com


Cima Collina’s Harvest Dinner

Saturday, September 28

Marina Barrel Room & Winery

831.384.7806 for reservation