Things To Do in Monterey County, CA


Things to do in Monterey County are listed by cities below such as Salinas, Seaside, Monterey, Soledad and Prunedale. Monterey County sits along the Pacific Coast in Central California. There are many visit-worthy cities and areas within the county such as Monterey, Salinas, Pebble Beach, Big Sur, and Carmel (Carmel-by-the-Sea). Golfers will enjoy a round of golf on the famous courses of Pebble Beach and other golf resorts in the Carmel-Monterey area. Fans of the coast will enjoy relaxing at any of the scenic beaches that dot the Monterey shoreline. The county has many state facilities on the coast to visit for hiking and beachcombing so consider stopping at Big Sur State Park, Moss Landing State Beach, Garrapata State Park, Julie Pfeiffer Burns State Park, or Point Sur State Historic Park. If you enjoy the outdoors consider visiting Pinnacles National Monument, Los Padres National Forest, Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge, White Oaks Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, or walk part of the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail. In addition to many of the state parks there are other public campgrounds along the coast and in the Monterey County mountains. It's hard to beat the views of a drive along scenic Highway One from Monterey through Big Sur. Other must-see sites in Monterey County include the Fisherman's Wharf, Cannery Row, Spanish Missions, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Tassajara Hot Springs Resort which is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day to stay at and soak in.

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Upcoming Events in Monterey County

January
to December
Old Monterey CFM Tuesday Farmers Market, in Monterey, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by Old Monterey Business Association and will be located at Alvarado & Pearl Streets.

January
to December
Monterey CFM Thursday Farmers Market, in Monterey, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by Monterey Bay Certified Farmers Markets and will be located at Monterey Peninsula College.

January
to December
Salinas CFM Sunday Farmers Market, in Salinas, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by Monterey Bay Certified Farmers Markets and will be located at Hartnell College, 156 Homestead Road.

January
to December
Downtown Salinas CFM Saturday Farmers Market, in Salinas, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by CHAMP (nonprofit org) and will be located at Main & Central Avenue.

January
to December
Boronda Square Certified Organic Friday Farmers Market, in Salinas, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by CHAMP (nonprofit org) and will be located at North Sanborn and Boronda Roads.

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