Special Events

Carmel-by-the-Sea, Pebble Beach and the entire Monterey Peninsula are a premier destination for special events which draw crowds from around the world. Listed below is a calendar of upcoming events the Pèpe family support, sponsor and are involved in. Please consider joining us at these events.

Festa Italia

Friday, September 9th – Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Embrace your inner Italian at Monterey’s Festa Italia.  Monterey transforms into a mecca for all things marinara as this Italian festival takes over Custom House Plaza with Italian favorites like calamari, pizza, pasta, paninis and rice balls.

Carmel Authors and Ideas

Friday, September 23th – Sunday, September 25th, 2016

The 7th annual Carmel Authors and Ideas Festival will bring to Carmel-by-the-Sea more than 35 award winning authors and speakers, including authors of New York Times best-sellers, Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winners, as well as winners of virtually every prestigious literary award and much more. Little Napoli and Vesuvio have been involved since it’s inception, and we are proud to continue to be a supporting sponsor.

Taste of Carmel

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Please join the Carmel Chamber of Commerce in the historic Carmel Mission Courtyard for an evening of wining, dining and dancing under the stars. Sample from over 30 Carmel restaurants and 20 wineries while music fills the air. Pèpe Winery will be offering our wines for tasting. This is one party you will not want to miss!

Pirelli World Championship

Friday, October 7th, – Sunday, October 9th, 2016

One of North America’s finest and longest running auto racing series, the Pirelli World Challenge, will crown their 2016 champions at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.  The popular series boasts a paddock of more than 70 race cars and consists of six classes of vehicles.

Carmel Art and Film Festival

Wednesday, October 21st – Sunday, October 25th, 2016

The 4th annual Carmel Art and Film promises to be our most exciting yet. The event fills five exciting days of independent film complemented by contemporary art and music. Films are shown throughout the village and at various times. Please check the website for more information. Vesuvio Restaurant and Bar is the hot spot for filmmakers and guests to gather and share stories about their experiences at the festival.

TaylorMade Pebble Beach Invitational

Thursday, November 17th – Sunday, November 20th, 2016

The Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational attracts professional and amateur golfers of all stripes to Pebble Beach.  The Invitational gives spectators a special chance to watch their favorite golfers in a more intimate and relaxed environment; viewers can even walk down the fairway right behind the golfers.

 

Carmel-by-the-Glass

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Carmel-by-the-Glass is a fun-filled winemakers’ celebration at the La Playa Hotel. Mingle with locals and visitors while you enjoy regional wines, light bites and music all set to a Christmas Holiday theme.