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Press Releases

December 2017

Wharf Decorating Contest

Wharf Holiday Decorating Contest

Big Little Lies and the Wharf

Big Little Lies and Monterey

Monterey Wharf and Big Little Lies

November 2017

Christmas on the Wharf - Quick Bites

October 2017

8th Annual Whalefest Monterey Poster

September 2017

172nd Wharf Birthday Party

Wharf Walks - Saga of the Sardines

August 2017

Wharf Walks - Abalone Industry

July 2017

Wharf Walks: Squid Talk on the Monterey Bay

May 2017

Wharf Walk - From Sea to Table

2018 Whalefest Monterey Call for Participants

April 2017

Wharf Walks - April 2017

Easter Bunny on the Wharf

March 2017

Wharf Walk - March 2017

Whalefest Monterey Symposium Presentations on Your Sanctuary TV You Tube Channel

February 2017

Wharf Walks - February 2017

January 2017

Wharf Walks - January 2017

172nd Wharf Birthday Updates

December 2016

Christmas on the Wharf 2016

Fisherman's Wharf Hosts 7th Annual Whalefest

Winners Announced for the Name the Otter Contest

Wharf Walk - December 2016

November 2016

Christmas on the Wharf

October 2016

171st Birthday Celebration on Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

Wharf Walk - October 2016

KRML Radio and Montereys Old Fishermans Wharf Name the Otter Contest

September 2016

Wharf Walk - September 2016

August 2016

Wharf Walk - August 2016

July 2016

Wharf Walk - July 2016

June 2016

Salmon Stravaganza Celebration

Wharf Walks: Focusing on the History of Sicilian Fishing on the Monterey Bay on July 2, 2016."

7th Annual Whalefest Monterey to be held on January 28 and 29, 2017

April 2016

linkworld

February 2016

Enjoy the Wharf & Golf! Take the Convenient Nearby Shuttle to the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Monterey's Fisherman's Wharf Associations Wharf Walks - Walking Tours at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf" Continue on Saturday, March 5, 2016 with a focus on Whaling Tales of the Monterey Bay

January 2016

6th Annual Whalefest Monterey to be held on January 23 and 24, 2016

Old Fisherman's Wharf Holiday Decorating Contest

December 2015

6th Annual Whalefest Monterey Announces Speakers for its January 23 & 24, 2016 Symposium

Wharf Walks to Focus on Very Early Days of the Monterey Bay

Many Marine Conservation Organizations to Participate in Whalefest

Santa is coming to the Wharf on Dec. 11th and 12th, 2016

Celebrate the Holidays on Monterey Old Fisherman's Wharf and Enjoy Free Parking on Christmas Day/Night

October 2015

Wharf Holiday Tent During Christmas in the Adobes.

Wharf Walks to Focus on Fish Tales of the Monterey Bay

August 2015

Save the Date for the 6th Annual Whalefest Monterey

Wharf Walks: From Sardines to Calamari -Focus on the Food & Fishing History of the Monterey Bay

July 2015

Wharf Walks to Focus on Sardine Tales of the Monterey Bay

June 2015

Wharf Walks to Focus on Celebrations on the Wharf

May 2015

Wharf Walks to Share More Squid Tales from the Wharf

April 2015

Old Fisherman's Wharf Association Announces its 2015/2016 Board of Directors

Rockin' Rockfish Celebration on Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

March 2015

Wharf Walks to Focus on Humpback Whales and the History of the Monterey Bay

February 2015

Wharf Walks February 2015

January 2015

Save the Whale Watching Dates - Bay Area News Group/San Jose Mercury News - January 4, 2015

Whalefest Monterey 2015 Updated Press Release

Whalefest Monterey 2015 Program

http://www.visitcalifornia.com/Events/5th-Annual-Whalefest-Monterey/

December 2014

Wharf Holiday Tent during Christmas in the Adobes

Wharf Free Parking in December

November 2014

Fins, Funds and Photos - 2015

Wharf Walks - Crabbing on the Monterey Bay Part 2

October 2014

Crab Mania on Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

Whalefest Monterey 2015

September 2014

Wharf Walks - Squid Tales of the Monterey Bay

June 2014

Wharf Walks to Focus on Abalone

May 2014

Everything Italian! Columbus Day Weekend Celebration - May 2014

Wharf Walks to Focus on 200 Years of History on Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf - May 2014

April 2014

Return of Salmon Stravaganza on Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf - April 7, 2014

Wharf Walks to Focus on Salmon Fishing on April 5, 2014

March 2014

Wharf Walks to Focus on History of Fishing History on the Monterey Bay March 1, 2014

February 2014

Wharf Walks to Focus on the History of the Sardine Industry on February 1, 2014

January 2014

Updated Monterey Whalefest 2014 on January 25 & 26, 2014

Updated Program Schedule for Whalefest 2014

December 2013

Wharf Walks - January 2015

November 2013

Wharf Walks to Focus on the Very Early Days of Fishing on the Monterey Bay

Whalefest Monterey 2014 to be held on January 25 & 26, 2014

Dungeness Days in December at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

Wharf Walks to Focus on the History of Crabbing on the Monterey Bay

Carousel Candies has made life sweet for 50 years - Monterey County Herald - 11/25/13

October 2013

"Everything Italian" Columbus Day Weekend Celebration Updated

Wharf Walks - Crabbing on the Monterey Bay

September 2013

Wharf Walks to Focus on Sardine Tales

August 2013

Whalefest Monterey - 2014

"Everything Italian" Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf Columbus Day Celebration

Wharf Walks to Focus on the History of the Fishing Industry on the Monterey Bay

June 2013

Wharf Walks to Focus on Sport Fishing and Recreational Use of the Monterey Bay

May 2013

Wharf Walks to Focus on The Monterey Wharf and Neighborhood: The First 200 Years

Everything Italian! Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf Columbus Day Weekend Celebration - October 12th and 13th

April 2013

Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf Offers a Great Activities for the Whole Family

March 2013

Salmon Stravaganza Honors the Legacy of Salmon Fishing at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

The Old Fisherman’s Wharf Association Announces its new 2013/2014 Board of Directors

Wharf Walks to Focus on Big Fish/Little Fish on April 6, 2013

Japanese American Heritage Days to be Held on May 3 and 4, 2014 - Updates

February 2013

"Yabba Dabba Do Sand Dab Extravaganza" at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

Wharf Walks Returns on Saturday, March 2, 2013 with a focus on Sharks!

Whalefest Monterey to be Held on Saturday and Sunday, January 25 and 26, 2014

January 2013

Wharf Walks Continue on Saturday, February 2, 2013 with Maritime Historian Tim Thomas

November 2012

Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf Provides Fishing Opportunities to Local Boy Scout Troop

September 2012

Monterey Old Fishermans Wharf Association Launches New Discover The Wonders Of The Wharf Vip Card And Coupon Campaign

In the News

December 2017

Christmas on the Wharf - Monterey County Weekly

Holiday Decorating Contest

it's No Fluke - NBC Bay Area

November 2017

Christmas ion the Wharf - Carmel Pine Cone - Food Clumn

October 2017

Nick's Restaurant to Open on the Wharf

Nick's to open on the Monterey Wharf

July 2017

Backyard Tourist

May 2017

Wharf Walks - May 6

Summer of Love & Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf Walking Tour

April 2017

Big Little Lies - SF Gate

March 2017

6 ‘Hidden Gem’ Spring Break Destinations to Explore in 2017

Wharf Walks to focus on Salmon Fishing

January 2017

Whalefest Monterey - Alaska Airlines Beyond Magazine

All Hail the Whales - Monterey Herald

Gray Whales are Migrating Now - Forbes.com

Whalefest Plans a Whale of an Event - page 8 & 9

New Owners of Randy's Fishing Trips and Whale Watching Have Changes in Store

Quick Bites - Wharf Birthday Party

Quick Bites Wharf Birthday Party

December 2016

Astonishing Whalefest Monterey

KSBW - Christmas on the Wharf

Monterey Herald - Christmas on the Wharf

Whalefest Monterey in Alaska Airlines Beyond Magazine

October 2016

Wharf Birthday - KSBW

Wharf's 171st Birthday - Monterey County Weekly

171st Birthday Celebration - Monterey Herald

History Fest and the Wharf

July 2016

Observation Deck Reopened at Big Fish Grill - KION TV

Wharf Walk to be Held on July 2, 2016 - Monterey County Weekly

January 2016

Uptick in Whale Sightings - KION TV

Whalefest sails into Monterey - Salinas Cailfornian - January 14, 2016

There is an ocean of knowledge to be gleaned from Whalefest Monterey -Monterey Herald - January 21, 2016

This weekend, not all sealife at the Wharf is on a plate - Carmel Pine Cone - January 23, 2016

Monterey WhaleFest offers learning opportunities - KSBW TV - January 23, 2016

Critically endangered leatherback sea turtles still roam the Pacific, for now - San Jose Mercury News - January 25, 2016

Whalefest: Youngsters enjoy learning the ropes - Monterey Herald - January 25, 2016

December 2015

Bash for Behemoths: Whalefest Monterey - NBC Bay Area - December 28, 2015

October 2015

Wharf Walks:

http://www.montereycountyweekly.com/calendar/wharf-walks-at-old-fisherman-s-wharf/event_2ca0beb6-768d-11e5-a6b1-c354d2e15277.html

http://www.montereyherald.com/general-news/20151031/calendar-of-events-nov-1-8

http://www.guestlife.com/media/GuestLife/Monterey-Bay/Search-Events/

September 2015

Monterey Herald

Monterey County Weekly

Monterey County Weekly .

NBC Bay Area

Carmel Pine Cone

Buzz Feed - Carousel Candies mention

Stories about the 170th Birthday Celebration appeared on KSBW (NBC), ABC, KION (CBS) and CW on October 4th.

July 2015

Walking Tour on the Wharf - Monterey County Weekly -

May 2015

http://www.ksbw.com/tv/editorials/editorial-undermining-montereys-wharf/32902666

http://www.montereyherald.com/opinion/20150509/chris-shake-wharf-rents-mischaracterized

April 2015

Quick Bites: New Hawaiian barbecue in Marina, new bar in Monterey, rock fish party, spring lamb...¡y más!

Wharf Gets into Rockfish Season

March 2015

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/video/#!/news/local/Google-Maps-Bay-Area-Hiking-Trails/296663591

Sherri Tuioti: Wharf leases have big impact on businesses

Wharf Restaurants Speak Out About Lease Changes

January 2015

Save the Whale Watching Dates - Bay Area News Group/San Jose Mercury News - January 4, 2015.

http://otterrealm.com/2014/12/11/monterey-whalefest-2015-is-just-around-the-corner/

http://www.cedarstreettimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/cedarstreet-01-02-15web.pdf

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/blogs/worth-the-trip/Festive-Flukes-Monterey-Whalefest-286948441.html

http://www.mercurynews.com/News/ci_27211643/Save-the-whalewatching-dates

http://www.sfgate.com/travel/article/What-to-do-in-CA-Whalefest-Monterey-Southwest-6003060.php

http://www.ksbw.com/news/central-california/monterey/5th-annual-whalefest-kicks-off-the-weekend/30904842

http://www.ksbw.com/news/monterey-whalefest-teaches-people-to-conserve/30901956

http://www.montereyherald.com/environment-and-nature/20150124/whalefest-monterey-celebrates-sea-life

December 2014

Monterey Whalefest is Just Around the Corner - Otter Realm - December 11, 2014

Festive Flukes - Whalefest Monterey - NBC Bay Area - December 31, 2014

November 2014

Whalefest Monterey - Carmel Magazine - Winter 2014

October 2014

What You Should Know About Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf - Guest Commentary - Chris Shake - Monterey County Herald - 10/10/14

Everything Italian! Columbus Day Weekend Celebration - Monterey County Weekly - 10/9/14

September 2014

Wharf Walks - Monterey County Herald - 9/2/14

Wharf Walks - NBC Bay Area - 9/5/14

Carousel Candies - Guinness Book of World Records - Monterey County Weekly - 9/18/14

Angelo Di Girolamo, Old Fisherman's Wharf patriarch, dies - Monterey County Herald - 9/23/14

Whale of a Time in Monterey Bay - San Jose Mercury News - 9/29/14

June 2014

Paluca Trattoria article - Monterey County Herald

Abalone King article - Monterey County Weekly- 06/19/2014

Abalone Chefs - Monterey County Weekly - 06/19/2014

May 2014

Japanese American Heritage festival celebrates history, abalone - SF Gate - 05/01/2014

April 2014

Revisting Days on the Wharf - Rafu Shimpo --04/17/2014

Quick Bites - Salmon - Monterey Herald - 04/22/2014

Abalone on the March - The Salinas Californian - 04/26/2014

Monterey's first Japanese American Heritage Days revives fishing history - Monterey Herald - 04/30/2014

March 2014

Business Makeover at Fisherman's Wharf - Monterey Herald - 03/25/2014

January 2014

Whalefest Monterey #4 at Old Fisherman's Wharf - Cedar Street Times - 1/3/2014

Wharf Walks with Tim Thomas at Old Fisherman's Wharf - Monterey County Weekly - 1/2/2014

Whalefest Offers Fun, Education - Off 68/Salinas Californian - 01/22/2014

Whalefest Monterey - A testimony to the evolution of thought - Monterey Herald - 01/21/2014

December 2013

Tales of seafood and crab at the Wharf add to holiday cheer - Off 68 - 12/6/2013

November 2013

Whales and Anchovies - New York Times - 11/24/13

With Extra Anchovies, Deluxe Whale Watching - New York Times - 11/25/13

Dungeness Daze - Edible Monterey Bay - 11/26/13

Feeding Frenzy for Whales, Sea Lions and Dolphins - CBS News - 11/27/13

Dungeness Days to be Celebrated in December at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

Sweetest Catch on the Wharf- Off 68 - 11/29/13

Chris Arcoleo of Chris' Whale Watching Interview on Diane Sawyer's ABC News - 11/29/13

October 2013

A Century after Monterey bought it, Fisherman's Wharf Comes Full Circle - Monterey County Weekly - 10/3/13

September 2013

Wharf Walks Tells Sardine Tales of Monterey Bay - Monterey County Herald - 9/28/13

June 2013

Cool Escapes - Sacramento Magzine - 6/21/13

March 2013

Easter Bunny Scavenger Hunt on KSBW TV - 3/30/13

January 2013

Whalefest Monterey Celebrates all things whale this weekend - Monterey County Herald -1/23/13

Whalefest Monterey Celebrates all things whale this weekend - Monterey County Herald -1/23/13.

Maritime Historian Tim Thomas Conducts Monthly Wharf Walks - Salinas Californian - 1/23/13Maritime Historian Tim Thomas Conducts Monthly Wharf Walks - Salinas Californian - 1/23/13

Whalefest Monterey explores ins and outs of whales - Monterey Herald - 01/27/2014