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Make it a family trip to Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Life is better under the sea at Monterey Bay Aquarium

28 Jul 2015
As hard as it may be to believe, there are fewer than 250 aquariums in the world. In fact, according to the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, just 229 are accredited worldwide , predominantly located in the United States. But if there's only one that you could attend, a compelling argument could be made for Monterey Bay Aquarium - the luxury Read More
The finest wines you'll find in California will be at this year's Monterey Wine Festival.

Monterey Wine Festival returns June 5

3 Jun 2015
If you fashion yourself a wine connoisseur, or simply like to imbibe in a glass of bubbly now and again, Monterey is where you want to be within the vast expanse that is the Golden State this weekend. June 5 kicks off the California Artisanal Distillers Guild's 39th Annual Monterey Wine Festival , sponsored by the Culinary Institute of America Read More
Each year a food and wine tasting event on the West Coast influences menus across the country, and this month some of the best restaurants and wineries around will set up once again on Pebble Beach to celebrate good taste in what is referred to as the

An epicurean celebration like no other on Pebble Beach

8 Apr 2015
Each year, a food and wine tasting event on the West Coast influences menus across the country. This month, some of the best restaurants and wineries around will set up once again on Pebble Beach to celebrate good taste in what is referred to as the "premier epicurean lifestyle event."  Four days of luxurious food and wine tast Read More
Many years ago in Rancho Santa Fe, California, Bing Crosby invited a few of his friends to go golfing. Since then Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson and more have taken home top honors from the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. This year, the tradition continues at Pebble Beach.

Relax in the scenery of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

12 Feb 2015
Many years ago in Rancho Santa Fe, California, Bing Crosby invited a few of his friends to go golfing. Since then, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson and more have taken home top honors from the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. This year, the tradition continues at Pebble Beach.  The Monterey peninsula, dotted wi Read More
Join us for Whalefest Monterey

Join us for Whalefest Monterey

21 Jan 2015
This Saturday and Sunday, Monterey will be celebrating the fifth annual Whalefest. Come on down to enjoy ocean-themed activities of all sorts, from marine demonstrations to live music and more!  The festival will be held at and around Old Fisherman's Wharf on Saturday, Jan. 24, and Sunday, Jan. 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is Read More
First Night on the Monterey Peninsula

First Night on the Monterey Peninsula

17 Dec 2014
There's nothing like the first night of a new year to set the tone for the other 364 days. Start 2015 off right with a family-friendly celebration of the arts at First Night Monterey. From 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014, until 12 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015, First Night Monterey will host an arts celebration in historic downtown Monterey Read More
The Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational tees off

The Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational tees off

18 Nov 2014
The Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational has existed in some form for over 30 years, passing through different title sponsors, locations, dates, directors and competitive status. Despite these changes, though, the tournament has maintained its reputation for providing a game of golf that is truly unique. This week, starting Tuesday, Nov. 1 Read More
The Monterey Jazz Festival takes over this weekend

The Monterey Jazz Festival takes over this weekend

17 Sep 2014
The Monterey Peninsula is well known for playing host to some of the finest luxury real estate in the country - but very few local residents will be spending the upcoming weekend indoors. That's because the famous Monterey Jazz Festival is taking over this weekend, with shows running from Sept. 19 to Sept. 21. If you're anyw Read More
The Monterey Wine Festival

The Monterey Wine Festival

5 Jun 2014
Tomorrow, the Monterey Wine Festival begins its 2014 iteration, but that's surely already marked down on the calendar of anyone living nearby. However, what you may not know is the expansiveness of the festival itself - as well as the many events and must-attend tasting sessions it will offer west coast wine lovers.  What e Read More
21st Annual Carmel Art Festival slated to take place this week

21st Annual Carmel Art Festival slated to take place this week

14 May 2014
Although California's Monterey Peninsula may be well known for its rich history, active music scene, high-end golf courses and myriad outdoor recreational opportunities, it has also long been regarded for its community of accomplished artists. Inspired in part by the area's scenic beauty and vibrant culture, the surrounding cities and Read More