Christmas in the Adobes Ticket Holders are invited to stop by the Wharf Holiday Tent and Enjoy Complimentary Cocoa and Cookies and more during Monterey™s Historic Adobe Tour on December 11th and 12th, 2016

October 2015 Monterey, CA. Save the date! Ticket Holders for the “Christmas in the Adobes” Historic Adobe Tour are invited to follow the luminaria to Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf. Come visit the Wharf Holiday Tent in front of Abalonetti Bar & Grill at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm on both Friday and Saturday, December 11th and 12th, 2016 and enjoy complimentary cocoa and cookies, courtesy of Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf merchants who will also be offering many holiday specials.

At the Wharf Holiday tent, pick up a Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf “Wonders of the Wharf VIP Card”. By going to, visitors to Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf can also access the “Wonders of the Wharf” free VIP Card promotion linked to three pages of printable coupons that encompass 25 special offers from many of the Wharf’s restaurants, shops, whale watching, fishing and sailing companies. The coupons and VIP card can also be shown on a mobile device to the staff at the participating Wharf locations. An added bonus for locals is 2 hours of free parking at the adjacent Wharf parking lot Monday through Thursday.

For more information, go to or call (831) 238-0777.

About Christmas in the Adobes

Stroll though the streets of Historic Downtown Monterey and visit many 19th Century adobes for fandango dance lessons at Custom House, or bagpipes at Robert Louis Stevenson House. Refreshments, games history and fun await the entire family during Monterey's signature holiday event.

Proceeds benefit Monterey State Historic Park children's educational programs. For more information and to buy tickets, go to

About Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf:

Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf is open 365 days a year including during the holidays (holiday schedule is on the events page on Visitors to Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf will want to plan their visit to include lunch or dinner at one of the many Wharf restaurants.  A visit to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula just isn’t complete without a rendezvous with Old Fisherman’s Wharf in downtown Monterey that was built in 1845 for regular passenger and freight service.  Known as the “Whale Watching Capital of the World™” and a top destination of visitors from around the world, Monterey’s Old Fisherman's Wharf provides a wide array of award-winning dining, shopping, live theater, special events, whale watching, bay cruises, a glass bottom boat, marine life, fishing and sailing, and strolling leisurely in a gorgeous setting overlooking the Monterey Bay. 

Savor delicious cuisine at a myriad of fabulous restaurants featuring stunning views and award-winning Italian food, sustainable seafood, grass-fed steaks, including the region’s famous clam chowder and calamari. Enjoy salt water taffy, homemade chocolates, caramel apples, cotton candy and many other yummy treats. View sea otters, sea lions, harbor seals, dolphins, whales, sea birds and other wildlife “up close and personal” that also share the Wharf. Watch people who have gone out and caught their own fish on the local and chartered fishing boats return with their own “catch of the day”. 

Celebrate the first location in Monterey County where tender abalone was cooked and served in a restaurant. Check out the many fun shops to find the perfect memento of your visit and a variety of unique gifts. Enjoy the exquisite views and the “best place to walk and people watch” in Monterey County! 

Situated near downtown Monterey, Old Fisherman’s Wharf is conveniently located along the Monterey Bay Recreation Trail and has plenty of nearby parking.

For more information about Old Fisherman’s Wharf, go to or call (831) 238-0777.