Category Archives: Past Events

July 4th Celebration Sponsored by Old Monterey Foundation

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The Old Monterey Foundation is again a proud participant in Monterey’s 4th of July Parade and Lawn Party.  We had a beautiful day for the events, which were well attended by an enthusiastic crowd.

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LANGUAGE CAPITAL OF THE WORLD CULTURAL FESTIVAL

The Old Monterey Foundation is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Language Capital of the World Cultural Festival on May 2 and 3, 2015.  The event was organized by the City of Monterey to recognize and celebrate the rich cultural history of Monterey and the expert array of educational institutions in Monterey dedicated to language learning.  The two day event began with a parade/procession down Alvarado Street to the Custom House Plaza, where the remainder of the Festival took place.  This first Festival was a great success and will be promoted into the future. Continue reading LANGUAGE CAPITAL OF THE WORLD CULTURAL FESTIVAL

2015 ART IN THE GARDENS – PLEIN AIRE (September 12 & 13)

ColtonHallART IN THE GARDENS The Old Monterey Foundation is pleased to announce that its series of Plein Air events continues this year with “Art in the Gardens” September 12 & 13. Mark your calendars and plan to attend. PleinAirSaturday, September 12th:  11 AM – 4 PM:

  • Local artists paint in and around the historic gardens of Old Monterey.
  • Docents and gardeners interpret and explain the creation and maintenance of each garden featured.
  • Information area in Sensory Garden (Olivier Street, outside Picket Fence) will feature maps of gardens for use by attendees.
  • Tickets on sale for a drawing to win original paintings donated by participating artists.

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Fourth of July Parade in Downtown Monterey

We hope you saw our colorful banner in Monterey’s 4th of July parade. The Old Monterey Foundation is one of the sponsors of this wonderful downtown celebration.
Old Monterey Foundation
in collaboration with
Monterey Museum of Art
presents the
Jules Tavernier Lecture Series
September 5, 12, and 26
Look for this banner on our table at Farmers Market every Tuesday afternoon in the month of August. We will have much more information about the 3 FREE lectures to be presented about Jules Tavernier and his art work, now exhibited at the Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street.