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Kid-Friendly Rainy Day Activities in Monterey

29 Feb 2024

While sunny days in Monterey are usually the center of attention, there's something special about our coastal town when it rains. Instead of feeling down, a rainy day here gives you and the kids a chance to discover our town in a fresh way. Don't worry if the forecast says rain - we've got plenty of fun activities lined up for the whole family to enjoy your day in Monterey, rain or shine!


MY Museum

Spark your child's curiosity and creativity at MY Museum in downtown Monterey. With hands-on exhibits and interactive play areas, kids can explore, discover, create and learn in a fun and engaging environment. From play structures to a creation station, there's something for every little explorer to enjoy, rain or shine.

Photo Courtesy of MY Museum


Monterey Mirror Maze

Step into a fun challenge at the Monterey Mirror Maze, where excitement awaits around every corner! This one-of-a-kind attraction offers a thrilling adventure for kids and adults alike, as you navigate through a maze of mirrors, twists, and turns. The Monterey Mirror Maze guarantees an unforgettable experience that will leave your family laughing and bonding over this fun experience. They plan to launch a new game for their laser maze soon, so stay tuned for more fun!

Photo Courtesy of Monterey Mirror Maze


Monterey Bay Aquarium

Discover the wonders of Monterey's marine life at the Monterey Bay Aquarium! Dive into an underwater world where kids and adults can marvel at marine life. With captivating exhibits and interactive displays, the aquarium offers a learning experience for the whole family. It's the perfect opportunity for kids to learn about marine habitats and conservation efforts while having a blast exploring the fascinating underwater world of Monterey Bay.

Photo Courtesy of Monterey Bay Aquarium


Take a Drive Down the Coast

Take in the stunning coastal beauty of the Monterey Peninsula with a scenic drive that's fun for the whole family! Cruise along Ocean View Boulevard in Pacific Grove or venture onto 17-Mile Drive in Pebble Beach for gorgeous views that will leave your kids in awe. Even on rainy days, the seascape and rugged beaches take on a dramatic and magical quality. Pack some snacks, cue up your favorite tunes, and embark on a rainy day adventure that promises breathtaking sights and cherished family memories.

View on 17-Mile Drive


Tipsy Putt

Rainy days are perfect for mini golf, and what better way to enjoy the game than at the new Tipsy Putt here in Monterey. Tipsy Putt is an indoor mini golf experience and bar featuring craft beer and Mexican-style food. Though this new experience is designed with adults in mind, Tipsy Putt is family-friendly until 7pm. For more information, visit their website.


Plan the Family Vacation

No matter the weather, Monterey offers endless opportunities for family-friendly fun and adventure. So, don't let a little rain dampen your spirits - embrace the magic of a rainy day in our coastal town and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones. To book your stay, visit our website, or call us at (888)-222-5851.

Featured image courtesy of Monterey Bay Aquarium

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