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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Sea Otter ClassicFrom Thursday, April 20, 2017 to Sunday, April 23, 2017 April 20, 2017 April 23, 2017 Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
Co-founders Frank Yohannan and Lou Rudolph hosted the inaugural Laguna Seca Challenge on April 6 & 7, 1991. There were a total of 350 athletes and 150 spectators. Today the event hosts over 10,000 athletes and 65,000 fans. In 1993 the event was renamed the Sea Otter Classic and is now universally regarded as the world’s premiere cycling festival.
Known as a sprawling and energetic “celebration of cycling”, Sea Otter is cycling’s North American season opener. Professional and amateur athletes alike make the annual pilgrimage to Sea Otter to participate in some of the sport’s most competitive and enduring events. Hundreds of pro cyclists, including national, world, and Olympic champions attend Sea Otter to race and meet with fans.