3rd Annual Palenke Arts Festival
Jun
3
12:00 PM12:00

3rd Annual Palenke Arts Festival

Join us for the 3rd Annual Palenke Arts Festival, featuring Red Beans and Rice, the Palenke Arts Latin Jazz Workshop, the West African drums and dance from Tam Tam Sacré, the Palenke Poppers, our Palenke Arts Chorus and much more. We will have food trucks, children's activities, face painting and raffles.

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Art Against Bullying
Apr
8
to May 6

Art Against Bullying

The You Will Rise Project is partnering with Palenke Arts for a hands-on workshop for middle school students who are (or were) victims of bullying. Artists from the community will work with students, inspiring them to create raw, uncensored works about their experiences with bullying. The resulting collection, including collaborative installation pieces and individual creations, will be presented in a multi-media pop up exhibition at Palenke Arts that is open to the public.

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Palenke Voices Open Mic
Mar
25
6:00 PM18:00

Palenke Voices Open Mic

Palenke Voices is a monthly Open Mic hosted by River Navaille. Every last Sunday of the month from 6:00-7:45pm, we center the voices of youth, people of color, femmes, and LGBTQ+ folks and feature local poets, musicians, dancers, and storytellers. All are welcome to come and share their voices - family friendly!

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Lillie Lemon in concert
Mar
17
7:00 PM19:00

Lillie Lemon in concert

Lillie Lemon and Erica Wobbles are an indie electro pop duo based in Monterey, California. Their instrumentation utilizes primarily synthesizers, with live vocal looping and processing. Songs are fueled by building crescendos and a unique hybrid of acoustic and electric sounds.

 

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The Monterey Musicians Conducted by Vincent Randazzo
Feb
17
9:30 PM21:30

The Monterey Musicians Conducted by Vincent Randazzo

On Saturday, April 17th, Randazzo has organized a super group of 12 Monterey music talents and will conduct them through a series of sonic ideas using only lights. “It was a concept I picked up working with my producer Chris Schlarb down in Long Beach. When he’d conduct his band Psychic Temple in the studio or at festivals he’d use a similar system.”

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MLK Day March
Jan
15
11:00 AM11:00

MLK Day March

Monday, January 15, Noon to 3pm: Annual Seaside/Pan-Hellenic Council MLK Day March and Program. Meet at the corner of Obama Way and Noche Buena at 11am. March begins promptly at noon to Oldemeyer Center (986 Hilby). Program begins at 1pm. For more information contact Alice Jordan at djordan@sonic.net

 

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Family Concert
Dec
1
6:30 PM18:30

Family Concert

The Palenke Arts Chorus will be performing with the Monterey County Pops!, the area’s only provider of free-to-the-public professional concerts, on December 1, 2017, 6:30 p.m. at Vista Verde School in Greenfield its 20-member fully professional Wind Ensemble conducted and hosted by Music Director, Dr. Carl Christensen, in a program of light classics, marches, movie music, and traditional music from Mexico. 

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