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  • Salinas

    July 21-24, 2016 Each July, the West comes alive with the The California Rodeo Salinas. The annual four day event features action packed performances and is the largest Rodeo in California and one of the top 20 Rodeos in the US, out of over 600 professional rodeos! Read more >>

  • Salinas Valley

    Just inland from Monterey, you’ll come upon an agricultural jewel known as the Salinas Valley. The Salinas Valley is today the agricultural heart of the nation and considered the salad bowl capital of the World.

  • Pacific Grove

    Pacific Grove, has a classic Main Street, USA feel. With one of the oldest continually operating lighthouses in the country. Like this breathtaking sunset Pacific Grove holds many old-fashioned charms.

  • Monterey

    A bay view of world famous Cannery Row known as a top destination for visitors of all ages with its array of activities sure to please all. A trip to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula isn't complete without it.

  • Monterey Bay

    Located at the ocean's edge on historic Cannery Row the Monterey Bay Aquarium is rated No. 1 aquarium in the United States according to Zagat Surveys and the country's third-best family attraction.

  • Big Sur

    Bixby Bridge, is one of the tallest single-span concrete bridges in the world and one of the most photographed bridges along the Pacific Coast due to its aesthetic design and location.

  • King City

    The "Olson Blacksmith Shop" located in San Lorenzo Park, is an authentic turn-of-the- century working blacksmith shop that was originally located in the Paraiso Springs area.

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