Carmel by the Sea Events

October 6, 2016
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The following is a preliminary list of Special Events that are being scheduled in 2016 for the Carmel-by-the-Sea Centennial Celebration. This list will be updated on a regular basis to highlight all of the magnificent events that are being planned as part of our Celebration. Please advise of any functions you would like added and check back regularly for more information including the specific day and time of each event …

In 2016...


  • Sat., Mar 20 and Sun., Mar 21 - Monterey Symphony Concerts with mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano and the Cabrillo College Choir (Sunset Center)
  • Sat., Mar 26 - Breakfast With the Bunny (Carmel Host Lions Club) (Devendorf Park)
  • Thurs., Mar 31 and then Tues thru Sat 12- 3 PM - "Then/Now - Carmel" an historical exhibit celebrating Carmel's 100th Birthday at First Murphy House (Carmel Heritage Society)


  • Sun., April 3 at 3:00pm - Carmel Music Society presents Nadja Salerno-Sopnnenberg, violin, and Anne-Marie McDermott, piano (Sunset Center)
  • Fri., Apr 15 at 8 PM - Chamber Music Monterey Bay presents the Calefax Reed Quintet (Sunset Center)
  • Sat., Apr 23 and Sun., Apr 24 - Monterey Symphony Concerts with Van Cliburn and gold medal winning pianist Vadym Kholodenko (Sunset Center)
  • Sat., Apr 30 - Arbor Day Celebration
  • Sat., Apr 30, 11AM - 4PM - Carmel Bach Festival annual "Cottages, Gardens and Canatas" House Tour of 5 select homes in Carmel.


  • Date TBD - Sunshine Freestyle Surfabout (Carmel Beach)
  • Date TBD - Carmel Art Festival (Mission St and Devendorf Park)
  • Sun., May 1 - Tor House Foundation "Annual Spring Garden Party" (Tor House and Carmel's Women's Club)
  • Sat., May 7 - Annual Winemaker's Celebration (Dolores Street - between Ocean & 7th)
  • Thurs., May 12 (2 to 6 PM) - Sun., May 15 - 9 AM to 9 PM - Carmel Art Festival (Mission St and Devendorf Park)
  • Fri., May 13 - Sun., May 15 - 7:30 AM to 9 PM - Sunshine Freestyle Surfabout (Carmel Beach)
  • Sat., May 14 Noon to 3 PM - Honoring The Carmel Centennial With Music & Fashion Show (Carmel Plaza)
  • Sat., May 14 at 8 PM - Michael Feinstein: Sinatra Centennial Celebration (Sunset Center)
  • Sun. May 15 at 3:00 PM - Carmel Music Society presents David Finckel, cello, Wu Han, piano, and Philip Setzer, violin, playing Beethoven Trios (Sunset Center)
  • Sat., May 21 and Sun., May 22 - Monterey Symphony Concerts featuring "Capriccios" with violinist Anne Akiko Meyers (Sunset Center)
  • Mon., May 30 - Memorial Day Program (Devendorf Park)

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