Easter on the Wharf 2023

Enjoy an Egg-cellent Easter on the Wharf 2023!


March 24, 2022. Monterey, CA.  The community is invited to come out and enjoy an "Egg-cellent Easter on the Wharf 2023" on Easter Sunday, April 9, 2023.


There will be lots of Easter fun to enjoy at Old Fisherman’s Wharf with many "eggstra-special" festive and whimsical giant Easter decorations on display throughout the weekend! 


Come take photos with our (live) giant Easter Bunny from 1 pm – 7 pm on Easter Sunday. This unique Easter Bunny will be sure to inspire lots of smiles and humorous photos.


In addition to Easter-themed decorations on the Wharf for the perfect selfies and family photos, the Wharf merchants will  be offering many "Easter-themed" items including lots of sweet and colorful Easter confections at the three candy shops (Candy World, Carousel Candies and the Wharf Chocolate Factory plus there will be lots of Easter-themed items at the Wharf gift shops.


There will also be special food items from the restaurants featuring delicious Easter specials, too.  


Gift certificates for Whale Watching, Fishing, Sailing and Glass Bottom Boat Trips offered by businesses on the Wharf also make wonderful Easter gifts for family and friends.


On Easter Weekend, Saturday, April 8, 2023 (the day before Easter) from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm, don't miss the special Spring Fling performance of the Dance Center Musical Theatre Performance Troupe in front of Rockfish Harbor Grill. These talented youth dancers in colorful costumes with great music and dance steps are always a treat!


About Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf


A visit to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula just isn’t complete without a rendezvous with Old Fisherman’s Wharf. Built in 1845 for regular passenger and freight service and celebrating its 177th birthday, the Wharf was a main location for the filming of the hit HBO series, Big Little Lies, Season One.


Known as the “Whale Watching Capital of the World” and a top destination of visitors from around the world that attracts 4 million visitors per year, Monterey’s Old Fisherman's Wharf features 11 restaurants, 3 candy shops, 1 ice cream store, 8 gift shops, 4 whale watching firms, 2 fishing companies, sailing, glass bottom boat rides, Bay cruises, and several fish markets.


Enjoy award-winning dining, special events, viewing an array of marine life, 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, 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, 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. 


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