Jul
27
Sat
2019 Carmel Valley Ranch Lavender Harvest Festival @ Carmel Valley Ranch
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The buzz is building for our annual celebration of the 7000+ fragrant purple plants that grace our hillsides, feed our honeybees, and provide the inspiration for our culinary program and spa products. Don’t miss the party! Join us in the Organic Garden for harvesting demos, delicious lavender-inspired food and drink, lavender-themed crafts, meet-and-greets with the Ranch Artisans, live music from the Monterey Jazz Festival All-Star Alumni Group, and much more.

On the Menu:

  • Chef Tim Wood’s famous street tacos featuring BBQ shredded chicken and Yucatan-style shredded pork, plus queso fresco, cabbage, chipotle aioli, and cumin-chili yogurt sauce
  • Live-action wood-fired pizzas including heirloom-tomato mozzarella, pepperoni, and wild mushroom with parmesan & truffle
  • Swank Farms Morning Harvest Farm Stand featuring heirloom tomato & burrata salad, grilled sweet corn & cherry tomato ragu; and grilled veggies with house-made jalapeño ranch dressing
  • Lavender shortbread cookies & chocolate cupcakes with lavender ganache
  • Frozen honey lavender lemonade (alcoholic and virgin options)Activities & Artisans:
  • Goat-cheese tasting with Charlie Casio, the Cheese Guy
  • Salt tasting and blending with Carlo Overhulser, the Salt Sourcerer
  • Talking dirt with Farmer Mark Marino, the Dirt Whisperer
  • “What’s the Buzz” observation hive and education station with our Busy Beekeepers
  • Raptor visit with Falconer Antonio and his winged ambassadors
  • DIY crafts – lavender crowns & bouquets, sachets, bath teas, and bath truffles
  • Paint & play with watercolors
  • Lawn games

Saturday, July 27, 2019; 1:00p–4:00p; $95 per person, $75 ages 6–12, ages 5 & under complimentary. Price includes food and 1 complimentary drink ticket; additional alcoholic beverages available at cash bar.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

For those purchasing adult tickets, please bring a valid ID to verify 21+ for alcoholic beverages.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

When you arrive at Carmel Valley Ranch, please plan to park on Robinson Canyon Rd. We will be running shuttle service between the Guard Gate and the Organic Garden all afternoon.

Carmel Valley Ranch Members, you may enter and park on the grounds, as usual. Please drive your stickered vehicles for verification.

What can I bring into the event?

Strollers, hats, and sunscreen! It will be fairly sunny in the Organic Garden, and a little windy.

PLEASE DO NOT BRING ANY FURRY FRIENDS, dogs are not permitted in the Organic Garden during this event. We promise to provide plenty of furry, chirpy love with the Hens and the Goats!

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No – as long as your ID and the purchaser’s names read one and the same, Will Call will suffice.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?

If you give or sell your ticket to someone else, please email Kat Hurley at kaitlyn.hurley(at)carmelvalleyranch.com to inform us of the change, and be sure that the new ticket holder brings a printed copy with them for verification.

Aug
10
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Aug 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Sep
14
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Sep 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Oct
12
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Nov
7
Thu
2019 CALIFORNIA ECONOMIC SUMMIT @ Fresno, CA
Nov 7 @ 8:00 am

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RESTORING THE CA DREAM

The 2019 California Economic Summit takes place in Fresno on November 7-8, marking the eighth annual gathering of private, public and civic leaders from across California’s diverse regions.

The Summit network of public-, private-, and civic-sector leaders has championed initiatives aimed at the triple bottom line: seeking to simultaneously advance economic growth, ensure environmental quality, and provide opportunity for all.

THE EVENT

The two-day Summit is designed to accelerate coordinated implementation of the Roadmap action plans and strengthen the Summit network.

Thursday, November 7

Interactive plenary and breakout sessions to advance Summit goals. Box lunch and evening reception included.

Friday, November 8

Plenary session featuring state  policy leaders with regional business and civic leaders on critical issues facing California

Registration opens August 1

20% discount for early bird registration through September 1, 2019.

For more information contact info@caeconomy.org

Nov
8
Fri
2019 CALIFORNIA ECONOMIC SUMMIT @ Fresno, CA
Nov 8 @ 8:00 am

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RESTORING THE CA DREAM

The 2019 California Economic Summit takes place in Fresno on November 7-8, marking the eighth annual gathering of private, public and civic leaders from across California’s diverse regions.

The Summit network of public-, private-, and civic-sector leaders has championed initiatives aimed at the triple bottom line: seeking to simultaneously advance economic growth, ensure environmental quality, and provide opportunity for all.

THE EVENT

The two-day Summit is designed to accelerate coordinated implementation of the Roadmap action plans and strengthen the Summit network.

Thursday, November 7

Interactive plenary and breakout sessions to advance Summit goals. Box lunch and evening reception included.

Friday, November 8

Plenary session featuring state  policy leaders with regional business and civic leaders on critical issues facing California

Registration opens August 1

20% discount for early bird registration through September 1, 2019.

For more information contact info@caeconomy.org

Nov
9
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Dec
14
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Jan
11
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Jan 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Feb
8
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Mar
14
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Apr
11
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

May
9
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Jun
13
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Jun 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Jul
11
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Jul 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Aug
8
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Sep
12
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Oct
10
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Nov
14
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.

Dec
12
Sat
Carmel Art Walk @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit ARTIST-OWNED galleries and studios and meet the local artists who carry on the Carmel art colony legacy – support the arts and help preserve Carmel’s artistic heritage!

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Pick up a map at any of the participating galleries and be sure to follow the blue lanterns during the walk (each participating gallery will have one displayed). View our online map at www.CarmelArtWalk.com.