The City of Monterey will host a full day of events for family and friends and the whole community this July 4th. Activities include a pancake breakfast, downtown parade, BBQ, Open House, baseball game, and a free concert. Read more


Families in Monterey County have a multitude of options for summer camp. From academic to sports, there is a great choice for every child. Be sure to check individual camp websites or call for the most up to date information. We verified information Read more


Summer is here and that means vacation and longer days with family and friends. The smells of BBQ and fireworks are in the air. Here are nine local destinations where your family can enjoy some outdoor time and a great walk! Read more

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When it comes to family fun, swimming is always a great choice. Here are some local family-friendly pools where you can take the kids this summer. Read more

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After months of planning and work, the first issue of Monterey Bay Parent magazine is a reality. The print issues are being delivered Wednesday and Thursday throughout Monterey and Santa Cruz counties. Read more

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