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Calendar of Events for The Monterey Peninsula.


4th of July Events    July 4, 2019 Monterey County     Summer Theatre Camps    July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2019 10:00am-4:00pm Outdoor Forest Theater Carmel by the Sea     Paint & Sip    July 2, 2019 6:00pm-8:30pm Sovino Wine Bar & Merchant Monterey     4th of July BBQ    July 4, 2019 11:00am-2:00pm Caledonia Park Pacific Grove     4th of July in Downtown Monterey    July 4, 2019 7:00am-3:00pm Various locations & events Monterey     Carmel 4th of July Celebration    July 4, 2019 12:00pm-4:00pm Devendorf Park Carmel-by-the-Sea     4th of July Fireworks in Seaside    July 4, 2019 4:30pm-10:00pm Bayonet & Black Horse Golf Course Seaside     July 4th Living History Day    July 4, 2019 11:00am-3:00pm Memory Garden Monterey State Historic Park     2nd Annual Next Generation Jazz Dinner Series    July 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019 5:00pm-7:00pm Estéban Restaurant Monterey     Carmel Plaza's 2019 Summer & Live Music    July 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019 5:00pm-7:00pm Carmel Plaza Carmel by the Sea     18th Annual Monterey Beer Festival    July 6, 2019 12:30pm-5:00pm Monterey County Fair & Event Center Brickman Marketing Monterey     Free Asilomar Wildflower Walk    July 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28, 2019 1:30pm-2:30pm Asilomar State Beach Pacific Grove     Twilight Cycling Ride    July 10, 2019 5:30pm-7:30pm Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca Salinas     Summer Music Series    July 11, 18, 25, 2019 4:00pm-6:00pm Taste Morgan Carmel     California Rodeo Salinas’ Kick Off Concert    July 12, 2019 5:00pm Salinas Sports Complex     FIM Superbike World Championship    July 12-14, 2019 WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca Salinas     Carnival    July 12-21, 2019 3:00pm-11:00pm 295 Sun Way Salinas     22nd Annual Race Night On The Row    July 13, 2019 4:00pm-10:00pm Cannery Row Monterey     Carmel Art Walk    July 13, 2019 5:00pm-8:00pm Carmel-by-the-Sea     82nd Carmel Bach Festival    July 13-27, 2019 Sunset Center Theater Carmel     California Rodeo Salinas    July 18-21, 2019 1:15pm, 6:00pm Salinas Sports Complex     Feats of Lanterns    July 13, 20, 26-28, 2019 Various times & locations Pacific Grove     Flower Walk    July 27, 2019 10:00am-12:00pm Earthbound Farm Carmel     Moss Landing Antique Street Fair    July 28, 2019 Moss Landing

4th of July Events
July 4, 2019
Monterey County

Summer Theatre Camps
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2019
10:00am-4:00pm
Outdoor Forest Theater
Carmel by the Sea

Paint & Sip
July 2, 2019
6:00pm-8:30pm
Sovino Wine Bar & Merchant
Monterey

4th of July BBQ
July 4, 2019
11:00am-2:00pm
Caledonia Park
Pacific Grove

4th of July in Downtown Monterey
July 4, 2019
7:00am-3:00pm
Various locations & events
Monterey

Carmel 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2019
12:00pm-4:00pm
Devendorf Park
Carmel-by-the-Sea

4th of July Fireworks in Seaside
July 4, 2019
4:30pm-10:00pm
Bayonet & Black Horse Golf Course
Seaside

July 4th Living History Day
July 4, 2019
11:00am-3:00pm
Memory Garden
Monterey State Historic Park

2nd Annual Next Generation Jazz Dinner Series
July 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019
5:00pm-7:00pm
Estéban Restaurant
Monterey

Carmel Plaza's 2019 Summer & Live Music
July 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019
5:00pm-7:00pm
Carmel Plaza
Carmel by the Sea

18th Annual Monterey Beer Festival
July 6, 2019
12:30pm-5:00pm
Monterey County Fair & Event Center
Brickman Marketing
Monterey

Free Asilomar Wildflower Walk
July 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28, 2019
1:30pm-2:30pm
Asilomar State Beach
Pacific Grove

Twilight Cycling Ride
July 10, 2019
5:30pm-7:30pm
Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca
Salinas

Summer Music Series
July 11, 18, 25, 2019
4:00pm-6:00pm
Taste Morgan
Carmel

California Rodeo Salinas’ Kick Off Concert
July 12, 2019
5:00pm
Salinas Sports Complex

FIM Superbike World Championship
July 12-14, 2019
WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca
Salinas

Carnival
July 12-21, 2019
3:00pm-11:00pm
295 Sun Way
Salinas

22nd Annual Race Night On The Row
July 13, 2019
4:00pm-10:00pm
Cannery Row
Monterey

Carmel Art Walk
July 13, 2019
5:00pm-8:00pm
Carmel-by-the-Sea

82nd Carmel Bach Festival
July 13-27, 2019
Sunset Center Theater
Carmel

California Rodeo Salinas
July 18-21, 2019
1:15pm, 6:00pm
Salinas Sports Complex

Feats of Lanterns
July 13, 20, 26-28, 2019
Various times & locations
Pacific Grove

Flower Walk
July 27, 2019
10:00am-12:00pm
Earthbound Farm
Carmel

Moss Landing Antique Street Fair
July 28, 2019
Moss Landing

Let these completely delicious recipes be the star of your neighborhood cookout.  1)    Corn Cobettes With Basil Butter    With a zesty cayenne pepper seasoning, these little cobs of fresh corn pack a flavorful punch.  2)    Chive Potato Salad    You can never go wrong with potato salad at any cookout, but expect this mayo-free version to run out faster than you can flip more hamburgers on the grill.  3)    Green Beans With Crushed Salt-and-Vinegar Chips    Even picky little party guests will feel more inclined to eat their greens with this side dish's delicious (and unexpected) addition: crushed kettle-cooked salt-and-vinegar potato chips.  4)    Watermelon, Tomato, and Feta Salad    Make this easy    summer salad    your go-to on the 4th of July, featuring a mouthwatering blend of sweet and savory.  5)    Parmesan Tots With Dipping Sauce    Just when you thought it couldn't get any better than these parmesan-dusted tater tots, try dunking them in a sweet-chili-and-pickle dipping sauce for the perfect salty food pairing.  6)    Bourbon BBQ Glazed Pork Chops    The secret to this mouthwatering main lies in the homemade bourbon-infused barbecue sauce.  7)    Grilled Hotdogs with Fixin's    Take your cookout to the next level by topping the summer staple with one of these unexpected ideas.  8)    Vegetable Kebabs with Lemon-Scallion Vinaigrette    Grilled veggies are the ultimate holiday side dish—they're healthy  and  delicious.  9)    Creamy Potato Salad    What is a barbecue without    potato salad   ? Try this recipe that utilizes dijon mustard and lemon juice for a zesty finish.  10)    Mini Stars Berry Pies    Top these tiny desserts—filled with raspberries, blueberries, and strawberries—with a large scoop of    vanilla ice cream   .

Let these completely delicious recipes be the star of your neighborhood cookout.

1)
Corn Cobettes With Basil Butter
With a zesty cayenne pepper seasoning, these little cobs of fresh corn pack a flavorful punch.

2)
Chive Potato Salad
You can never go wrong with potato salad at any cookout, but expect this mayo-free version to run out faster than you can flip more hamburgers on the grill.

3)
Green Beans With Crushed Salt-and-Vinegar Chips
Even picky little party guests will feel more inclined to eat their greens with this side dish's delicious (and unexpected) addition: crushed kettle-cooked salt-and-vinegar potato chips.

4)
Watermelon, Tomato, and Feta Salad
Make this easy
summer salad your go-to on the 4th of July, featuring a mouthwatering blend of sweet and savory.

5)
Parmesan Tots With Dipping Sauce
Just when you thought it couldn't get any better than these parmesan-dusted tater tots, try dunking them in a sweet-chili-and-pickle dipping sauce for the perfect salty food pairing.

6)
Bourbon BBQ Glazed Pork Chops
The secret to this mouthwatering main lies in the homemade bourbon-infused barbecue sauce.

7)
Grilled Hotdogs with Fixin's
Take your cookout to the next level by topping the summer staple with one of these unexpected ideas.

8)
Vegetable Kebabs with Lemon-Scallion Vinaigrette
Grilled veggies are the ultimate holiday side dish—they're healthy and delicious.

9)
Creamy Potato Salad
What is a barbecue without
potato salad? Try this recipe that utilizes dijon mustard and lemon juice for a zesty finish.

10)
Mini Stars Berry Pies
Top these tiny desserts—filled with raspberries, blueberries, and strawberries—with a large scoop of
vanilla ice cream.

Monday    Pacific Grove Certified Farmers' Market  3pm - 7pm, 3pm - 6pm (winter) Grand Avenue and Central Avenue    Tuesday    Old Monterey Marketplace  4pm - 8pm (summer), 4pm - 7pm (winter) Alvarado Street and W Franklin Street    Thursday    Carmel-by-the-Sea Certified Farmers' Market  10am - 2pm 6th Street and Mission Street  Soledad Farmers' Market  4pm - 8pm (May - December) Encinal Street    Friday    Monterey Peninsula College Certified Farmers' Market  10am - 2pm Monterey Peninsula College 930 Fremont St.  Carmel Valley Community Center  2:30-6:00pm    Saturday    Downtown Salinas Saturday Certified Farmers' Market  9am - 2pm Gabilan Street between Main and Salinas Streets    Sunday    Marina Everyone's Harvest Certified Farmers' Market  10am - 2pm 215 Reservation Road

Monday
Pacific Grove Certified Farmers' Market
3pm - 7pm, 3pm - 6pm (winter)
Grand Avenue and Central Avenue

Tuesday
Old Monterey Marketplace
4pm - 8pm (summer),
4pm - 7pm (winter)
Alvarado Street and W Franklin Street

Thursday
Carmel-by-the-Sea Certified Farmers' Market
10am - 2pm
6th Street and Mission Street
Soledad Farmers' Market
4pm - 8pm (May - December)
Encinal Street

Friday
Monterey Peninsula College Certified Farmers' Market
10am - 2pm
Monterey Peninsula College
930 Fremont St.
Carmel Valley Community Center
2:30-6:00pm

Saturday
Downtown Salinas Saturday Certified Farmers' Market
9am - 2pm
Gabilan Street between Main and Salinas Streets

Sunday
Marina Everyone's Harvest Certified Farmers' Market
10am - 2pm
215 Reservation Road

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