30+ bands including Modest Mouse, Neko Case, and MGMT in a relaxed and beautiful coastal setting.
Experience a weekend of music, food and fresh ocean air at the site of the iconic Monterey Pop Festival. First City Festival, named after Monterey's claim as the official "first capital" of California, promises a sophisticated musical line-up of 30+ bands in a relaxed and beautiful coastal setting.
The festival grounds will showcase three live music performance stages plus a Vaudeville variety stage. A full carnival, complete with rides and games, will be available to guests. Curated dining options will include local craft beers as well as wine and food vendors.