About Us

Monterey Bay Parent serves the families of Monterey and Santa Cruz counties. The foundation of MBP is our monthly print publication. Each issue is filled with articles that make parenting in the Monterey Bay easier and more enjoyable. You'll also find a robust calendar of events filled with fun and informative things to do in the area in each print issue and on our website.

You can read our current issue here and past issues here.

We also publish a once-yearly Monterey Bay Military Parent for the many military families who make Monterey County their home. You can read this year's issue here.

Monterey Bay Parent writers, designer, and editor have received numerous awards of excellence from the Parenting Media Association over the past five years. 

You can reach the Monterey Bay Parent Magazine office at 831-582-1373 or by emailFor information about advertising, reach out to Jenna, our advertising sales executive at 831-582-1770 or by email.