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Every Day - Year Round - Whale Watching Tours
Purchase tickets by phone, 800-979-3370 or
At Monterey Whale Watching, our trips are fully narrated by marine biologists/naturalists, all with 10 or more years experience on the Monterey Bay.
Tuesdays - Year Round - Old Monterey Market Place
Monterey: 831-655-8070
(Vendors call 831-655-2607)
4-8pm April to October; 4-7pm October to March
Fresh produce, food stalls, Baker's Alley, plus arts, crafts, collectibles.
Thursdays - Year Round - Farmer's Market
Monterey: 831-728-5060
Fresh produce and flowers every Thursday from 2:30 until 6:00 pm at Monterey Peninsula College lower parking lot.
Sundays - Year Round - Everyone's Harvest Farmer's Market
Marina: 831-384-6961
Fresh produce, baked and ethnic foods, cooking demonstrations, live music, and crafts. Sundays from 10am to 2pm at the Marina Transit Station, 280 Reservation Road.
Year Round - First Sunday at La Mirada
Monterey: 831-372-5477
From 1:30-3:30pm on the first Sunday of each month, enjoy free entry to the gardens and art galleries at La Mirada, with light refreshments and wine available.
Year Round - Third Thursday at Monterey Museum of Art
Monterey: 831-372-5477
From 5-7pm on the 3rd Thursday of each month, the Museum invites the public to enjoy live local music, wine, and hors d'oeuvres.
Year Round - Historic Gardens League Tours
Monterey: 831-625-9854    ...    Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:00am
Docent-led tours of historic gardens, including Doud House, as featured in House Beautiful, presented by the Historic Garden League. Tours begin at The Picket Fence shop at 210 Olivier St. Cost is $5.00 per person and reservations are encouraged.
Year Round - Monterey State Historic Park
Monterey: 831-657-6348
Free guided tours, plus many opportunities to visit historic buildings and gardens. Call 657-6348 for tour times and schedules, or pick up a schedule at Pacific House. April 28-30
Year Round - Point Sur Lightstation Tours
Point Sur: 831-625-4419
Three-hour guided walking tour of the historic lightstation that guarded the Big Sur coast, offered Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations essential as group size is limited.
Voted BEST LOCALS MENU 2018 - Readers' Choice
Monterey Herald

Monday through Thursday at restaurants on the Wharf!
If you live in the "939" zip code, join us for "Local's Day Monday through Thursday" from 11 am to Close.

A Complete Meal ... STARTING at $12.95 ... PLUS Two Hours FREE Parking every day for "Locals"!
Includes either a cup of our award-winning Monterey Clam Chowder or salad, a selection from at least five special entrees, and dessert!

Fabulous Food, Excellent Service and Personal Attention

Local's Days on the Wharf are sponsored by The City of Monterey and The Fisherman's Wharf Association.

......................... WINNER! .............................

Monterey County Weekly
Reader's Choice Award
 in Monterey County 2004 - 2018

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Monterey Herald
Reader's Choice Award

BEST CALAMARI in MONTEREY COUNTY!    Reader's Choice Award 2013 - 2014 Monterey County Weekly
2018 - Monterey Herald
Old Fisherman's Grotto - One of the Top Ten Seafood Restaurants in America!
National Academy of Restaurant and Hospitality Services

Old Fisherman's Grotto . 39 Fisherman's Wharf . Monterey, California 93940 . Phone 831.375.4604 . Fax 831.375.0391
A Seafood, Steak and Pasta Restaurant on Fisherman's Wharf  in Monterey

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