• Spring Fashion Show Sat. April 19 Easter Weekend from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
      • Sat, April 19th |
      • “Hop into Spring” with Carmel Plaza’s Fashion Show Saturday, April 19th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Plaza’s beautiful garden level on Easter Weekend.  52 models from 13 Plaza stores will walk the runway with colorful spring like fashions for men, women and children.   Featuring singer/ songwriter, Joy Bonner as MistressCarmel Plaza Fashion Show-96 of Ceremony and music by DJ Gabriel. Complimentary gift bags by Cos Bar Cosmetic Boutique will be offered. Join us. The event is FREE.

      • Traditional Celtic Music by Reel Deal
      • Sat, March 15th |
      • Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Carmel Plaza with Live Music by “Reel Deal Celtic” a five piece locally based band performing traditional Celtic music from Ireland, Scotland, and Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. This celebratory music will entice you to tap your feet and dance.Reel Deal Celtic Music and dancing from 1:00PM – 3:00PM

      • “All You Need Is Love” Art Exhibit by John Lennon Presented by Yoko Ono
      • Fri, February 14th |
      • Carmel Plaza is proud to sponsor John Lennon’s “All You Need is Love” art exhibition and sale to be held in the former Coldwater Creek space located at the Garden Level of the Plaza. No tickets are necessary. Yoko Ono & Legacy Fine Art & Productions has brought this exhibit across the United States for the past 20 plus years to honor John Lennon’s memory and celebrate his message of peace & love. The collection consists of John Lennon’s drawings and song writings.  Nearly 100 limited edition lithographs, serigraphs and copper etchings will be on display.  The exhibition is also a venue to raise funds and awareness for local charities.  This exhibit will be benefiting the Food Bank of Monterey County. A donation is suggested to support the Food Bank.

        The exhibit will premier Friday, February 14 from 12 Noon till 8:00 PM and will be open again Saturday, February 15 from 11AM to 7:00 PM and then Sunday, February 16 from 11 to 6PM.

      • Visit with Santa and Gift Wrapping, Saturday, Dec 14 & 21 from 1:00 to 4:00PM
      • Sat, December 14th |
      • Make your holiday special by bringing your family and/or your four-legged friends to the Holiday Winter Wonderland for a magical visit with Santa. Don’t forget to bring your camera and take that memorable Holiday Photo with Santa. Gift Wrapping is now also available.  The gift wrapping is by donations to support the Peace of Mind Dog Rescue organization.  Holiday Winter Wonderland is located on Ocean Holiday 2013, Santa 2013, Awards 2013 100Avenue between Junipero and Mission Streets. With questions call: 831-624-1385

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      • Carmel Plaza’s Annual Holiday Open House, Fri. Dec. 6, 5-7PM
      • Fri, December 6th |
      • Join us for our annual Holiday Open House and enjoy the festivities with live music by Steve Ezzo & Neal Banks, bring your cameras for a photo with Santa and enjoy the refreshments throughout the Plaza as you stroll through the sparkling lights of the holiday decorated walkways. Free to community. Help us support the Food Bank for Monterey County by bringing canned foods to fill the barrels located throughout the Plaza. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!Photo: Michael Troutman/www.dmtimaging.com

        Photo: Michael Troutman/www.dmtimaging.com


      • Black Friday, Live Music by Operation Rock Nov 29, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
      • Fri, November 29th |
      • Day after Thanksgiving, November 29, join us with live music by the area's best youth band, Operation Rock along with the Dennis Murphy School of Music.  Dennis Murphy will be performing with this phenomenal youth band at the courtyard of the Plaza.

        At 2PM, the cast of Spamalot is performing a snippet of this Monty Python musical comedy.

      • Art Opening and Reception for Patricia Gonzalez
      • Sat, November 2nd |
      • One person exhibition and opening reception of internationally acclaimed artist Patricia Gonzalez will be held Saturday, November 2nd from 6:00 – 8:00PM at Chartreuse in  Carmel Plaza. Opening reception will showcase her most recent works “Things the Bind Us” consisting of exotic landscapes fused with color and consuming vegetation. The paintings explore imagined and magical worlds. While at the opening enjoy live music by Jxel Rachjenberg, an exemplary guitarist and composer. Meet the artists and enjoy the music. Premier wines and small bites will be provided. Exhibition will run through November 29th, 2013.