Pacific Grove Events & Activities

The Martine Inn provides guests with views of Monterey Bay’s coastal cliffs and beaches alongside a vast stretch of the Pacific Ocean. It’s a perfect setting for access to many Pacific Grove events & activities throughout the year, and our visitors enjoy staying with us while participating in the local   events.

There are ocean and outdoor adventures, local excitement and unique activities which take place throughout the year in the Pacific Grove, CA area. Some of the area’s most celebrated events are listed below; they include car shows, rallies and auctions, wine tasting, farmers’ markets, sports gatherings, local festivals, triathlons, holiday open houses, music shows and much more.

There are many events to choose from and what you might attend may depend on the season you will be staying. Year round, we would be happy to offer our Bed and Breakfast Inn as your comfortable place to stay while you enjoy all the area activities.  Choose us for a room near your favorite festivity and a relaxing place to return to after they’ve concluded.

January: New Year’s Day; Rio Road Resolution Run; Monterey Swing Fest; Martin Luther King JR Day; Whale Fest; ½ Marathon at Pebble Beach

February: ATT Pebble Beach Pro-Am; Valentine’s Day; Presidents’ Day

March: Jazz By The Bay; Daylight Savings Begins; Relais & Chateaux Gourmet-Fest; Good Friday; Next Generation Jazz Fest

April: Easter; Good-Old-Days; Pebble Beach Food and Wine Festival; Sea Otter Classic; Wild Flower Show; By The Bay 3K; Big Sur Marathon

May: Ferrari Challenge; Steinbeck Festival; Quail Motorcycle Gathering; Mothers’ Day; Annual Winemakers Celebration; Carmel Art Festival; Calif Roots Music & Art Festival; Memorial Day

June: Castroville Artichoke Festival; Monterey Wine Festival; Carmel Valley Art & Wine Festival; Fathers’ Day; Motul-Fim Superbike World Championship; Rock & Rod Festival

July: 4th Of July Celebration; Monterey Beer Festival; St. Mary’s By the Sea Antiques Show; Carmel Bach Festival; Calif. Rodeo in Salinas; Feast Of Lanterns; Gilroy Garlic Festival

August: Scottish & Celtic Games Festival; US Amateur Golf Championship At Pebble Beach; Monterey Pre-Reunion; Carmel Concours On The Avenue; Automobilia Monterey; Tour D’ Elegance; Rolex Monterey Sports Reunion; Quail Motorsports Gathering & Bonhams Auction; Concorso Italiano; Worldwide Auctioneers in Pacific Grove; Pebble Beach Concours D ’Elegance; Gooding & Co Auctions

September: Greek Festival; Labor Day; Continental Monterey Grand Prix; Fiesta Italia; Monterey Jazz Festival; Pure Insurance First Tee Open; Porsche Rennsport Reunion

October: Taste Of Carmel; Columbus Day; Carmel International Film Festival; Pirelli World Championship

November: Big Sur Food & Wine Festival; Veterans Day; Big Sur ½ Marathon; Taylor Made Pebble Beach Invitational; Thanksgiving Day; Christmas at the Inns in Pacific Grove; Holiday Parade Of Lights

December: Brighten The Harbor Boat Parade; Stillwells Fun In The Park; Monarch Film Festival; Jingle Bell Run-Walk; Christmas Day; New Year’s Eve