Monterey Bay Events Calendar

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Monterey is a town full of activity, a result of the amalgamation of locals and tourists, golfers, gourmets, wine and wildlife enthusiasts and everyone in between. It’s no wonder there are always a number of events in Monterey, CA. With festivals, farmer’s markets, happy hours, and more, let our Monterey Bay Events Calendar guide you to our city’s most exciting things to do.

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Cali Roots Festival

Cali Roots Festival

Cali Roots Festival

From Thursday, May 26, 2022 to Sunday, May 29, 2022 May 26, 2022 May 29, 2022 Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

That first year drew 1,700 people, and every year since, the event has doubled its attendance. In 2014, organizers added an outdoor arena at the Fairgrounds (called the Bowl) to the original stages, upping the event’s capacity to 11,000 people per day. Other recent upgrades include free live streaming, larger stages, and fancier lounges. As Dan Sheehan, one of the event’s organizers, puts it: “What started as a backyard party is now one of the fastest growing festivals of its size.” Slightly Stoopid, 311 and J Boog lead the list of California Roots ’18 acts revealed today. Steel Pulse, Chronixx, Alpha Blondy, Mike Love and Hirie are also among those confirmed to perform at the Memorial Day Weekend event. Check out the full list of first round 2018 artists on the website.

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