Escape from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and enjoy a Central California Pacific coast getaway. Enjoy fun Monterey holiday events, like the Salinas Holiday Parade of Lights, Historic Downtown Monterey's Traditional Christmas Tree Lighting and the live nativity scene at Streets of Bethlehem. Ring in the New Year at First Night Monterey featuring kid friendly fun and family entertainment. Relax and enjoy your holidays at Holiday Inn Express Monterey/ Cannery Row Hotel.
Kick off your holiday season by helping others! The 2014 Jingle Bell Run/Walk Pacific Grove is a fun 5k raising funds to help find a cure for arthritis. Wear your most festive holiday themed costume with bells.