First Night Monterey

  • First Night Monterey - Music in the Streets!
  • Red Beans & Rice on Stage at FNM 2014
  • ArtWorks! Outreach Projects on Display
  • Summer Art Camp at our Monterey Studio
  • FNM-Sponsored Art Camps, Free in Greenfield
  • First Night Monterey - Dancing in the Streets!
  • First Night Monterey - Opening Ceremony Drummers
Buy Buttons for First Night

FIRST NIGHT MONTEREY BUTTONS NOW ON SALE!

Button sales have started for FIrst Night Monterey 2015! Advance pricing will be effective now through December 30th, so buy your buttons early, in stores or online. FNM Buttons make great stocking stuffers! Family Pack special available only online through December 28th. Click here to buy buttons online or see store locations. As always, children under six are free! Enjoy our 20+ venues with musical performances, interactive art and visual art installations, including a walk through a virtual undersea experience! Read more about First Night Monterey 2015.

Our Big Idea

YOUR DONATION MATCHED! MONTEREY CO. GIVES!

This season, ART is the NEXT PEACE: Connecting Communities, First Night Monterey's arts education program, has been chosen to participate in the 2014 Monterey County Gives!, a project of the Monterey County Weekly Community Fund. For every dollar you contribute to the campaign, Art is the Next Peace will receive a pro-rated matching grant! Click the image to read our newsletter with more information about our Big Idea for 2014, Art is the Next Peace: Connecting Communities. Support our creative community with a generous donation today. Click here to donate.

Volunteers

CALL TO VOLUNTEERS FOR FIRST NIGHT MONTEREY

FIrst Night Monterey has upcoming volunteer opportunities, helping out before, during and after the First Night Festival. Volunteer as a group or individually. Help out with all kinds of activites in the office, setup or work with children's art activities, participate in art workshops in November and December, or put your production skills to work preparing for December 31st. See the Volunteer Flyer! Look for applications on our Volunteer page - we need YOU! Benefits for working during the event include a hospitality room with food and beverage, and free admission to performances before and after your shift!

Twilight Procession

TWILIGHT PROCESSION AND VENDOR APPLICATIONS

First Night Monterey announces applications are being accepted for the Twilight Procession - dancers, musicians, puppets, community groups, any people-powered group is invited to apply - no motor vehicles. Our theme for FNM 2015 is SeaChanges, the Seaquel! Costumes and use of light is encouraged! Read more about the procession and download the application form here. Food vendor applications are also now being accepted.

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS

We couldn't do it without you!

See all of our 2015 sponsors

First Night Monterey 2015

Donate

Help us in our mission to bring the arts to underserved communities in Monterey County. First Night Monterey is a 503(c)(3) organization and your donations are fully tax-deductible. Through December 31, your donation matched!

Contact Us

First Night Monterey


Office: 542 Archer Street, Monterey, CA
Mail: P.O. Box 185, Monterey, CA 93942
Phone: 831.373.4778
Fax: 831.642.9860
email: info[at]firstnightmonterey[dot]org

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