Special Events and Weddings at The Barnyard

Each year the Barnyard Shopping Village, Carmel hosts a variety of special events for the purpose of reaching out to the community. In most cases, events are free to the public and are geared toward people of all ages. By offering our space, time and equipment to better serve our community, we strive to stimulate awareness and action by encouraging our customers to learn more about the many opportunities that the Monterey Peninsula has to offer.

Not only do we host annual events, but the Barnyard Shopping Village also has plans for displays, demonstrations, fundraisers, and booth activities for organizations interested in benefiting from daily foot traffic. We can also offer a beautiful garden setting for an intimate wedding or vow renewal ceremony. If you or someone you know would like further information regarding event dates or utilizing retail/service space for your organization or wedding plans, please contact the Management Office at 831-624-8886 or email us at events@thebarnyard.com You can also complete our event inquiry form located at the bottom of this page.

Upcoming and Current Events

Carmel Farmer’s Market at The Barnyard

The tradition returns! This year we are locating the market directly adjacent to Patrick James and Allegro. Don’t miss this opportunity to buy your fresh produce, flowers, and all the other wonderful offerings available to you. Afterwards, take a stroll through The Barnyard or linger for lunch at one of our many restaurants or French bakery. Always plenty of parking and it’s free!

Lenore Meyer Poem Dedication 5/5/2016

Thursday, 5/5/2016 – Poem Dedication in the Gardens. Carmel poet and sculptor Lenore Meyer’s poem written about her love affair with gardens is now memorialized on a bronze plaque and will be dedicated by her daughter Dale Meyer. Refreshments will be available. Music by “Duo Monte,” flute and guitar music.

Concert “Almost Cut My Hair” 5/14/2016 – Tickets Now on Eventbrite

Saturday, May 14, 2016 Saturday, May 14, 2016 – The Almost Cut My Hair Tour is coming back to the West Coast for the sixth time on Saturday, May 14th. The band is a musical tribute to Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. For those of you who have never experienced this show you’re in for a treat. The vocal harmonies and the musicianship are spot on and the band will take you through a musical history of America’s most iconic, legendary super group. General Admission is $20 ~ VIP Reserved seating for parties 2 or up to 10 are $45 each which includes table service, complimentary antipasti and Prosecco. Plus a VIP After Party reception with the band

Concert – Stu Heydon’s Monterey Blues & Roots Festival – 6/4/2016

As part of The Barnyard Gardens Concert Series ~ Join legendary Blues artist Stu Heydon, member of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, for his 12th Annual Monterey Blues & Roots Festival. It is all about “Feeling the Blues and Remembering your Roots.” Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Visit Eventbrite for more info & tickets. Click through web link above to reach Eventbrite.

The Barnyard Ferrari Event 8/20/2016 – Tickets Will be on Eventbrite

The Barnyard once again brings this popular event to Carmel, partnering with the Ferrari Owners Club, and promises to be a Car Week highlight once more, with beautiful cars, great local wines, plenty of delicious food, and live music among the Barnyard’s signature gardens. Tickets will be available soon through Eventbrite.com or in person on event day. There will be a pre-registration for Ferrari owners, but all Ferraris are welcome to show up at the event. Please check in your Ferrari at the south parking lot of the Barnyard to receive your complimentary ticket.

Weddings in the Gardens

Let us host your wedding or vow renewal ceremony in our beautiful terraced gardens. Call for Details (831) 624-8886

Event Inquiry Form – Required for All Private Events

Select the items below that best describe your ideal even configuration. Once you give us an idea of what you are looking for, we will work with you to customize an event to your liking and budget.
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  • Click all of the courses you would ideally like to have at your event.
  • How would you like to be served?