Old Fisherman's Wharf 173rd Birthday Celebration

Event Date:
Oct 14, 2018 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Old Fisherman's Wharf

Come out and celebrate our 173rd birthday at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf! Cake Cutting ceremony at 3:30 pm Sunday. with FREE bthday cake, photo ops with a Princess, strolling stilt walker, face painters from 1:30 -3:30 pm, prize drawings and specials provided by Wharf merchants. To commemorate Bouchard's 1818 occupation of Monterey, you're invited to come in pirate costumes and take "selfies" with pirate statues at Pirates Cove on the Wharf. Enjoy great music by The Money Band from 1 pm - 4 pm. Local favorite David Marzetti is Master of Ceremonies. Free one-hour Wharf Walk with historian Tim Thomas at 1 pm and 2 pm. Great cooking demo by Chef Tene Shake.  More details to come!

About the award-winning The Money Band

The Money Band is a high-energy band, entertaining crowds of all ages! For over fifteen years, they have earned their reputation as ambassadors of top 40 hits, performing for thousands of fans all over California and beyond. Also voted many recent years as Best Band on the Monterey Peninsula in The Carmel Pine Cone, The Monterey Herald, and The Monterey County weekly! Fronted by charismatic lead vocalist and harmonica player Zoe Alexander, The Money Band performs with a remarkable intensity and fire that garners new fans and critical acclaim.

The Money Band is accompanied with renowned and distinguished musicians, playing every style from country to funk, disco to classic rock, reggae, modern and pop, with songs from the Beatles, Rolling Stones, Elvis, Johnny Cash, Michael Jackson, Kid Rock and Bon Jovi. “It’s humbling to know that people associate our songs with some of the most meaningful moments in their lives,” says Zoe Alexander. “We now have a multigenerational fan base and everyone is sure to hear their favorites.” This dynamic and popular band assures to get your party started, with a crowded dance floor all day and night long!