Special Events at The Barnyard

Upcoming and Current Events

Monterey County Artists Open Studio Tour

Arts Habitat of Monterey County is promoting a Peninsula wide artists studio tour event on two weekends, September 29th and 30th and October 6th and 7th. A full list of artists and map of studio tours is available on the web link (click on event name, and then click on “Website” to locate link) Participating Barnyard artists include Rich Brimer, of Carmel Visual Arts, Mark Farina, Brian Blood, and Laurie Kersey.  “Arts Habitat connects and collaborates with artists and arts organizations in Monterey County to foster a dynamic, growing community, while leading the way to a thriving center for the arts at East Garrison.”

The Barnyard Art Walk and Speaker Series

1st Saturday Each Month – June through December. The Barnyard invites  you to check out our resident artist studios and galleries on the first Saturday of each month from 4-7 PM. Each month a different speaker will give a demonstration and talk about their work. Afterwards, stay for a glass of wine or dinner at one of our fine restaurants or outdoor patios. Our final event in December will be combined with an outdoor Christmas Holiday Market in the European tradition. Come do your holiday shopping and enjoy the tree and decorations throughout the gardens.

Harvest Festival Sunday 10/28/18

Sunday October 28th, 2018    2-5 PM Fun for the whole family!  Costume parade, candy, pony rides, face painting, balloon twisting, giveaways, kids crafts and live music provided by the Dave Holodiloff Band. Don’t miss this annual tradition held in the beautiful interior gardens of The Barnyard Shopping Village.

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. If you or someone you know would like further information regarding event dates or utilizing retail/service space for your organization’s event or wedding plans, please contact the Management Office at 831-624-8886 or email us at info@thebarnyard.com.